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Richard Grefé: How do you know when it’s time for change?Chuck Porter: How do you change the direction of your business?Painting Modern Masterpieces Onto The Skins Of 21st Century GadgetryLuzinterruptus Creates Stunning Light Installations To Call Attention To Urban DecayInside The Tesla Model SW Hotels Asks 3 Designers To Lay Bare Their Creative SparkIn Hong Kong, High-Speed Rail Gets A New Look Worthy Of Blade RunnerPictures Of Millennials With Everything They Own (And It Isn’t Much)No T-Squares: Robot Arms Are The New Thing In Architecture SchoolThe Week That Was: Burritobots, Moneyball 2.0, And A GIF Birthday BashFlaming Lips Plan 24-Hour Musical Caravan, Set Sights On Jay-ZThe Frank Reardon Saga Continues in Kayak’s Latest AdNext Gen Ad Creatives Impress With Big Ideas At AKQA’s Future Lions EventIdealism SellsBill Clinton calls on creative industry to help change the world, Makes His Pick For Best SpotThis Font Made Of DNA Isn’t Just For KicksCrowdsourcing Kindness: 8 Examples Of Good Defeating Evil On The WebA Flying Robot That Can Crash, Get Up, And Fly AgainChina leads the way on cleaner coal even as it burns moreBeth Comstock: Now What Do I Do?Safecast’s New Geiger Counter Lets Anyone Collect And Share Data On RadiationA Free App For Exploring The Gardens That Inspired Monet’s MasterpieceTeemo App Turns Exercising Into A Travel GameHow A Young Physicist Is Making Solar Power Work, Even When The Sun Is DownIf You Count Happiness, Costa Rica Is The Richest Country On EarthNike+ Hacked To Track Tweets Rather Than StepsHow To Make A Cannes Contender: Behind DirecTV’s “Cable Effects”Melinda Gates On The Importance Of The Girl EffectCreate UIs Out of Anything, With This Kit From MITRumored Details For Microsoft’s Tablet PC Surface: $599 Price Tag, Wi-Fi OnlyFlipboard Social News Reader, An iOS Favorite, Storms Onto AndroidPinstagram And The Rise Of Mash-Up AppsSmart Hiring Is Mission Number One When Building Your Brand10 Ways To Make Sure Your Trade Show Isn’t A BustNintendo Super-Sizes The 3DS Game ConsoleRedefining Diversity For The New Global WorkforceThe Less-Is-More Approach To AppsFeeling Blah About Work? Don’t Blame Your Boss–Get EngagedHow Top Brands Like Gatorade And The Super Bowl Use Social-Media Command CentersThis Week In Bots: Home Is Where You Hang Out With Your Robot@WalmartLabs Coheads Depart, But New Products Are On The WayDon’t Let Your Ego Hijack Your Leadership EffectivenessTop 10 Most Popular Stories Of The WeekInfographic: A Chart That Helps Predict Drug Side EffectsIceland’s Most Famous Church Becomes Canvas For A Trippy Light ShowExploring New York’s Most Hidden Spaces: Its RooftopsThe Beauty Issue…When Your Favorite Products Are Painted White, They’re CharmingUncanny Jewelry That Looks Just Like Your Body PartsT-Mobile Asks: Can You Guess The Track These Dads Are Dancing To?A Social Network For Lesson Sharing, Funded By The American Federation of TeachersA Brief Introduction To The League Of Extraordinary WomenMakie Puts Toy-Making Power In Consumers’ Hands With 3-D-Printed DollsA New Dimension In Storytelling: Dolby Launches New Atmos System With “Brave”This Is How God Sees Your Interior DecoratingBomb Detectors Inspired By The Gentle Silk MothFord Schools Apple With Clever Phone Login App…Wait, What?Where The World’s Slaves AreFrom Comedy To Cannibalism: See The Work Of The Best Up And Coming DirectorsHow Awesome Will It Be When Speakers Get This FlatEuropean Trade Committee Rejects ACTAFat Humans Are The Equivalent Of An Extra Half Billion People On EarthCould DIY Makeup Transform The Cosmetics Industry?Plankton: The Most Sustainable Seafood“Teach With Portals” Opens In Beta This SummerTwitter To Expand Advertising To 50 New CountriesHappy 25th Birthday To The GIF, Muse Of The InternetTumblr Revamps iOS App In Push For Mobile BloggingPlanetary Resources Considers Kickstarter Funding Their Asteroid Mining MissionHow Colorado Springs Became The Heart Of The U.S. Olympic MovementSocial Business Comes To LeWebMotorola And Microsoft Tangle Over Smartphone Patent ViolationCyberwar, Syrian StyleHow To Survive An Acquisition And Live Profitably Ever AfterIf A Bathroom Stall Is Your Office, Mobile Collaboration Is Failing–Here’s How To Fix It8 Steps To Knock Out An Impossible Punch ListWhen Web Addresses Are Discovery EnginesGabriella Coleman: Helping Hackers Infiltrate AcademiaLearning To Work A Free-Agent Economy To Your AdvantageGoogle-backed Endangered Language Project Helps Preserve Dwindling DialectsHow Southern Tech Workers Build Booming Businesses And Still Go Home At 5Kickstarter Launches A New Live Stats Page So Anyone Can Track Projects’ Funding4 Things That Ninth-Graders Can Teach You About Risk-Taking DesignHate Your Cubicle? What About A “Me Place” Instead?A Chandelier That Evokes The Rising And Setting Of The SunWatch The Tesla Model S Get MadeSolar Panels Are Better Off Cheap, Even If It Means They’re Not AmericanGeometric Abstractions, Made Using Nothing But Light BeamsA Super Clean Sound System That Breaks Away From Audiophile AestheticsIsabella Rossellini In A Bee Costume Stars In Trippy Videos About Colony Collapse DisorderCan You Get People To Walk More, Simply With Smart Signage?An Absurd, Real-World Reinterpretation Of Your Facebook FeedNike+ FuelBand and Curators of Sweden take top Cyber Lions At CannesThe Age of Mobile Creativity: Are We There Yet?Quirky Reinvents A Staple Of Dorm Decor: The Milk CrateHow To Make A Cannes Contender: Canal+ “The Bear”Master Class: How to Develop Bits Like a Late Night Talk Show WriterHow Colorado Springs Became The Heart Of The U.S. Olympic Movement [Slideshow]All The Water It Takes To Produce A BurgerIn A Japanese Ecovillage, A Home Filled With GardensA Kinder, Gentler Drone To Help With DisastersAmazon Appstore To Open For Sales In Europe This YearInfographic: A Superb Guide To The World’s Best ParksFinding Organic Purity, Poisonous Milk, And The Most Expensive Coffee: High-Tech Food TestsMoneyball 2.0: How Missile Tracking Cameras Are Remaking The NBAIndian Court Adjusts Ban On Torrent SitesHow The Micro-Everything Revolution Will Drive Social ChangeFacebook Turns Facebank, Soon Accepting Payments In Local CurrenciesAnatomy Of A Twitter War: Flaming Lips’ Wayne Coyne Speaks On Feud With Erykah BaduThe Discovery Economy: Your Voice Is Your PassportPayPal Refreshed To Promote Its Mobile Pay PushHow To Know When To Take A Madcap Career ChanceHow To Unlock Google Drive’s App Potential For Music, Image Editing, And More6 Ways To Nourish Your NetworkHow Intangible Corporate Culture Creates Tangible ProfitsYou Might Be Running A Stupid Company If…For Social Media Marketing, Go Pro Or Go HomeSilenced By Twitter, Thunderclap Returns With A Bang On FacebookOn Heels Of Big Surface Announcement, Microsoft Previews Windows Phone 8Here Comes The Dude? Wedding Planning Gets ManlyCannes Hamm: Don Draper Visits The Ad World’s Premier Ad FestivalRon Arad Creates Eyewear That’s Infinitely Adjustable, Without Hinges or ScrewsWhat Twitter Would Look Like, Without A Laptop Or SmartphoneA New Social Network For Science Could Change How We Make DiscoveriesA Bar Code For Everything We Eat, To Make Sure We’re Eating Right7 Reasons Why Today Is The Best Day To Launch Your Sustainable BusinessDeath Knell Of Design Thinking Debated In PortlandSculptures Tell An Unfiltered History Of Charcoal [Video]How Mr. Rogers Got AutotunedGoogle’s reboot of Coke Hilltop wins Mobile Grand PrixMaybe These Adidas Shoes Are Racist. They’re Also Almost High ArtA Collection Of Mobility Aids Aimed At Helping Us Age GracefullyBeneath The Surface, A Closer Look At The Tech Behind Microsoft’s New TabletsMicrosoft’s Tablet Could Be Great, But There’s A Whiff Of Redmond’s Worst InstinctsA Project Management Tool Built For Some Of The Country’s Best Design FirmsSee The Best Outdoor Ads, According To Cannes Lions JudgesSmart Pavement Will Tell You The Weather, Offer CouponsDiagnosing Depression, By Watching How You Surf The WebMark Langley: How do you develop openness to change?FAA And NASA Sign Memorandum Of Understanding To Regulate Commercial Space FlightJim Koch: What is the role of imagination in leadership?Jim Koch: What Is the Role of Imagination in Leadership?Shia LaBeouf In The Buff For Sigur Rós’s Experimental New VideoHow Movie Posters Have Changed In The Last 98 Years [Infographic]Could The Next Xbox Convince Us To Wear Silly Glasses Everywhere?Box Goes Global With London Office“Like a Demo Tape From Your Favorite Band:” Mark Duplass Talks Improvisational FilmmakingBest Case Scenario: How To Nail The All-Important Case Study VideoNo More Needles: A Crazy New Patch Will Constantly Monitor Your BloodSpotify Challenges Pandora With Free Radio For iOSYour Tweets Are Why The Next Walter Cronkite Will Be A RobotGoogle+ API Expanding, Flipboard Integration Coming Soon5 Reasons Coaching Fails–And How To Make It More EffectiveRetraining Your Response To Stress And Mental FatigueSquare Gets In-App Loyalty Cards And A Minor FaceliftIn Bill Ford’s Future, Cars Are Nodes On Giant NetworksIs There Such A Thing As Too Much Transparency?With Facebook’s HealthyShare, Your Online Friends Propel Your Real ExcerciseFab Buys Llustre, Comes To The UKUnited Way Worldwide Restructures, With A Focus On Global Reach And Getting InvolvedThe Top Mistakes Companies Make In Data BreachesWayfair: Your Online Mega-Pivot MegastoreMy Airbnb Biz Got Me Evicted, Here’s What I LearnedNBA Finals Fans: Paul Allen-Backed SportStream Is Your Digital Sports BarMarco Pacelli: What’s the one thing you wish you knew before you started your company?An Icon Of Modernist Design, Reinvented In Metal WireGlenn Clayton: How do you handle mistakes?Kevin Prentiss: What is a risk worth taking?Air-Breathing Batteries Promise To Unlock The 500-Mile Electric CarChuck Porter: What quote, lyric or poem inspires you?An Airport Terminal That Perks You Up Instead Of Grinding You DownGadgets Turn Your Weight Into Wall Art And Your Height Into SongKirsten Bailey: What do you believe is possible that others don’t?Watch: A Recreation Of The Soothing Magic Of SunlightReal-Life Goon Frank Reardon Returns In A Video Duel With Kayak CMOA Fridge-Free Vaccine, Powered By Silk3-D Artist Conjures Classic Cartoons On TwitterWieki Somers Reinvents One Of Life’s Most Basic Pleasures: ChocolateDiscover The Oregon Logging Town Where Your Facebook Status LivesCarved Up Books Become Tsunamis, Volcanoes and CavesAd Industry: Here’s Why Your Best Talent Is Leaving And What You Can Do About ItHelping Paralyzed Patients Move Arms And Legs With The Power Of SugarHow Green Garage Built A Brand Around Reshaping the Auto Care IndustryEver Wonder How Honda’s Headlights Got That Way?Two Designers Rethink The Pencil (And The Pen)Watch: An Old-Timey Cartoon Aims To Destroy Your Consumerist CravingsAnti-Fashion Fashion: Jewelry That Celebrates Wrinkles Instead Of Hiding ThemThe World’s Most Infamous Mountains, Rendered As Massive Chalk DrawingsThe New York Times, BuzzFeed Partner For Online Political Video SeriesCan We Replace Professors With Computer Screens?How To Make A Cannes Contender: “Take This Lollipop”Political Content Removal Requests To Google On The RiseThe Parlotones: A South African Band Fighting For A Better AfricaAzealia Banks Rides High in New Video For “Liquorice”A Package You Can Eat, To Prevent Plastic PollutionBranding Talk Isn’t Helping Your Company. Here’s What Should Replace ItSkillCloud: A Platform For Companies To Appreciate Workers Beyond ResumesShenzhou-9 Docks With Tiangong-1 Space LabConscious Commuter’s New Electric Bike Folds To The Size Of One WheelAudi’s Predictive Suspension Delivers A Smoother Car Ride By Anticipating PotholesCheap, Chic, And Made For All: How Uniqlo Plans To Take Over Casual FashionIn Marvel And DC’s Battle Of The Superheroes, Can The Hulk Kick Batman’s Butt?How The Failed Aakash Tablet Is An Object Lesson In India’s Long Road Ahead To Tech InnovationHow OneGoodLove Tailors Its Matching System For LGBT “LTRs”How HowAboutWe Keeps Happily-Matched Users Coming Back For MoreHow Badoo Bridges The Gap Between Online Dating Profiles And Real-Life AttractionHow OkCupid’s Sam Yagan And A Team Of Other Love Doctors Make Better Love MatchesAn iPhone Dock From Motrr That Lets You Video Chat With EaseA Super Safe Car Seat Designed By Racecar EngineersIn Dyson’s New Vacuum, A Rolling Ball Mechanism Doubles As The EngineThermador’s Smart Cooktop Nixes Burners So Home Cooks Can Use Up Every InchFrom HHS To The USA: CTO Todd Park Brings Tech Innovation To D.C. DataBig Changes Are Ahead For The Health Care Industry, Courtesy Of Big DataRed, White, Blue, And Gold: Should America Revert Back To The Gold Standard?For Music Fans Who Demand The Dead, Holograms Bring Musicians Back To LifeWhy New York’s Plans For The Nation’s Biggest Convention Center Might Be A Decade Too Late[E]nstitute’s Apprenticeships Give You Skills You Can’t Pick Up In A ClassroomCan Gawker’s New Commenting System Improve Quality Without Creating Chaos?BrightFarms’ Hydroponic Gardens Let Grocers Sell Fresh Produce Grown On Their RoofsCan 10,000 Bikes Change The Way New Yorkers Travel? Alta Bicycle Share Is About To Find OutConferences You Don’t Want To Miss In July And AugustThe Recommender: Susan Cain, Cindy Au And More On What They’re Loving This MonthPopcorn, Indiana’s Kernels Of The Future Are Hot, Prepopped, And Good For YouThree Life-Changing Designs From The Microsoft Imagine CupBarbie’s New Presidential Look Is Fashion-Forward, But Does She Represent The Modern Feminist?Starwood’s New Chinese Hotel Is Half-Sheraton, Half-Westin, And Twice The AppealLondon’s Tube Gets Hooked Up To Wi-Fi4 Ways The New Wikidata Will Improve WikipediaIs Your Manager A Creativity Killer?Marketing Energy Burn To Sell Energy BarsCould You Build A House Using Only Local Materials? Architects Weigh In7 Creative Ways Pro Athletes Fund Their Way To The OlympicsFoursquare’s Tristan Walker Checks Out For Andreessen HorowitzAdam Hasler On Developing A Kickstarter For World-Changing IdeasReaders’ Feedback: May 2012Meet The League Of Extraordinary WomenThe Best Of Microsoft’s Surface: Two Tablets, Full-Sized Keyboard, Stylus, No Price Yet [Video]Facebook Launches Its Olympics OffensiveMercedes-Benz CEO Steve Cannon Steers Luxury To Attainable, Connected New PathsSoundExchange Hits $1 Billion In Digital RoyaltiesHow Your Locus Of Control Impacts Business SuccessFacebook Launching Location-Based Mobile Ad Product5 Classic Ways To Build Your FollowingFacebook Acquires Face Recognition Company Face.comFor Microsoft, Being Second-Best Makes A Lot Of SenseBack9Booking Is An Orbitz For Golf (Fore Real!)How To Make A Splash In A Sea Of Startups: Tips From Chicago’s Top Accelerator and VCGary Burnison: How do you inspire your staff?