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An “Old Soul” Director Reexamines Marriage In “Take This Waltz”A Cuban Art Collective Tackles The Clash Of Past And PresentFrank Gehry and Rodarte Redesign Mozart For A Distant FutureThe Navy Finds Extra Power In The Waves Beneath Its ShipsJoel Weingarten: How do you pick a board?Online Service Makes Buying A Hearing Aid As Easy As Getting GlassesConcert Seating-Inspired Eye Exam Ads Remind You: Sight RocksMatt Damon: How do you stay inspired?Matt Damon: How do you create change?Matt Damon: What have you learned from failure?Matt Damon: How do you know innovation when you see it?Matt Damon: Is there a business case for generosity?5 Simple Ways To Drastically Reduce Our Plastic ConsumptionInfographic: A Hypnotic System For Showing Cyber AttacksCitizenM: Luxury Hotels On A Shoestring, Thanks To Pre-Fab RoomsScott Schulman : What’s the most important thing a leader can do to fuel innovation?Scott Schulman : What is the difference between an idea and an opportunity?Did Someone Just Bore You With A Wrongheaded Online Reco? Drop The “Yawn Bomb” On ThemAmos Winbush III: How do you develop an idea into a business?Christopher J. Nassetta: What quote, lyric or poem inspires you?Alan E. Hall: What was your greatest start-up lesson?Animated Gymnastics Logo Is Based On The Movements Of An Actual GymnastThe Week That Was: A Prettier Airbnb, The World’s Toughest iPhone Case, And UI Lessons From A ToasterAndy Stefanovich: How do you acknowledge individual achievement in a collaborative environment?Delta Taking Inflight Internet Global With Gogo Wi-FiA Facebook “Want” Button Could Be On The WayWatch: Crystalline Candleholders Made Using The Magic Of MagnetismA Landmark Chicago Intersection, Reborn With 76K Square Feet of VinylMaster Class: How To Make A Bloody Claymation FilmJonathan Sebastiani: How do you keep customers when your company pivots?Jeff Jervik: What quote, lyric or poem inspires you?A Robot Stock Picker That Trades On SuperstitionsElliot Noss: What is a risk worth taking?Computers Scan A Crowd, Gauging Its MoodSarah Hofstetter: How do you ask a difficult question?Three Ways To Improve Crumbling City NeighborhoodsA Deft Rebranding Of Canada Tackles Its Hazy Identity AbroadFrom Financial Meltdown Casualty To Southern Popsicle MagnateFord Taps Seacrest For Social Launch Campaign for 2013 FusionHow Bucky Fuller Presaged The Bay Area’s Design BoomOxelo Lovingly Demonstrates A New Breakthrough In Rollerblading–Being Able To StopRIP PC Extended Edition: The Tablet Takes OverSingapore’s Supertrees Light Up The NightTwo New Training Programs For Google DevelopersFour Concepts For The Future That Could Create A More Sustainable WorldFoursquare Opens Up With Connected Apps PlatformThe Most Connected Woman In Silicon Valley?The Second City Way Of Better BrainstormingThe Best Consultant You Can Hire? Your CustomersTo Take The Work Out Of Networking, Reframe Your End GoalRIM Cuts 5,000 Extra Staff After Reporting Loss, Microsoft Tie-Up Possible6 Principles For Building A Killer TeamSocial Travel Startup mmMule Will Satisfy Your Cravings, No Matter Where You Go10 Minutes Of Tough-Love Leadership Lessons From Bravo TV’s Tabatha CoffeyGoogle Chrome Brings The Magical Synchronous Web To Your Apple ScreenThe Innovation Gut Check: Don’t Fall In Love With Your “Babies”How Tracking Energy Usage (And Competing Against Neighbors) Can Save Texans MoneyThis Week In Bots: The Naked And The DroidTwitter Gets Stricter, Parts Ways With LinkedInStrategies To Help Women Thrive In STEM CareersTop 10 Most Popular Stories Of The WeekCory Booker Creates Social Video Site To Give Millennials A VoiceAdvertisers Don’t Own Motherhood (Though They Might Want To)Jonathan Safran Foer Helps Curate An Art Show About A Make-Believe ArtistJLo Helps Create A New iPad Dance App–And Pioneer A New Art Form For Hollywood CreativesAfter A Mid-Life Crisis, An Artist Offers Art As A Cure For Mental IllnessDylan Smith: How do you change the strategic direction of your business?How A New Orleans Collective Made The Summer’s Critical Smash, “Beasts Of The Southern Wild”Mobility 3.0: Soon, Even Your Car Will Be Driven By An AppDesigning Sustainability That SellsSocial Graph 2.0: Behavio Thinks Mobile Data Can Turn Our Gadgets Into Geniuses“For Those Lost, Just Not Forgotten” Is a Visual Poem You Won’t Soon ForgetWave: The Artsy Dish Rack That Keeps Counters DryPlease Stand For The Canadian National CanthemBraun Reissues A Sleek Digital Watch by Dieter RamsDancing Digitally, With The iPad As A StageThe Kids Are All Right In Microsoft’s “Visionaries” SpotRent A Satellite And Run Your Own Experiments With The New Tiny, Crowdfunded ArduSatHannah Choi Granade: What is innovation?What A Toaster Teaches You About The Future Of User Interfaces2012 Finalist: Snapden, Redondo Beach, CA2012 Finalist: Central Wisconsin School of Ballet, Wausau, WI2012 Finalist: Copper Kettle Brewing Company, Pittsburgh, PA2012 Finalist: Sparkfun Electronics, Boulder, CO2012 Finalist: Cukui, San Jose, CA2012 Finalist: Pursuit, Columbus, OH2012 Finalist: Greater > Than, Highland Park, IL2012 Finalist: Empire Mayonnaise, Brooklyn, NYSupreme Court Rules On Obamacare, Explodes TwitterWind Power From A Flying Jet Wing2012 Finalist: Sprinkle Lab, San Francisco Bay Area, CA2012 Finalist: Tenzing Wines & Spirits, Chicago, ILGoogle’s Nexus Q Teases A Future Of Smart, Social HardwareIkHa Restaurant Lets Diners Create Their Own Ikea HacksFood Sleuths: Sniffing Out Where Our Meals Are Really FromHow A Web App Can Help Nonprofits Tell Better Stories And Raise CashFriendly Wave-Powered Robots Now Working For Oil And Gas CompaniesInfographic Exposes A Little Mystery About Twitter Behavior Around The WorldNews Corp Confirms Plans To Split Entertainment And Publishing BusinessesThe Great Broccoli Debate, And What It Teaches Us About B2B MarketingWhy People Want To Be Micro-EntrepreneursNew Survey Finds Third Party Cookie Web-Tracking More Prevalent Than You ThinkNZ Court Rules Dotcom Raid IllegalWatch: This Skateboard Lets You Ride Down Stairs With Unbelievable EaseAmnesty International’s New Film Gives A First-Person POV to TortureGoogle Goes To Battle With Apple For Your Music, Movies, And Books – Whose Side Are You On?Google Aims At Facebook Timeline, Lets Google+ Import All Your Past Social Media UpdatesThis Buffalo Startup Built The Amazon Of Health Care BuyingHow Reddit Built Its Empire On 500 Bucks, Stickers, And Giving People What They WantFacebook Of Latvia Is Bigger Than Facebook (In Latvia)Why Cody Simms Just Left Yahoo To Become StumbleUpon’s New VPReady For Change But Not Sure How To Find It? Welcome To Escape The City, A StumbleUpon For LifeThe Discovery Economy: Snapette Shows You The Future Way To ShopWith The Gavin Newsom Show, California’s Lt. Gov. Raises The Bar For Political TVWith 310M Active Users, Google Chrome Is Coming To iPad, iPhone2 Tools To Help You Make Smarter, Faster Decisions On The FlyFinally, iTunes Is Getting A Huge MakeoverLana Del Rey Channels Jackie Kennedy (with A$AP Rocky as JFK) In Her New VideoA Vase That Serves As A Root System For FlowersA Platonically Pure Furniture Line From Ron GiladAn Office Chair Designed For Laid-Back Working StylesBike Badly, Get A Ball To The Face?A Rooftop Restaurant Gets A Bond-Worthy FaceliftGoogle Now: A Smarter, Mobile Search Offering Tailored To Your LifeStoking Anxiety About Fertility? There’s An App For ThatPurchasing Power Is Social Impact PowerSee Art From The “Arrested Development” Exhibit At L.A.’s Gallery1988Is El Futuro Of Advertising In This Ford Spot?Berners-Lee, Hurley, And Zennstrom Deemed Unworthy of Working at Code Club11 Hypnotic GIFs By A Master Of The Art FormA House Whose Interior Is Laid Out Like A Tiny VillageA Green Desk Powered By The Person Sitting At ItGoogle’s Nexus 7 Tablet Leaks Out At $199 And $249, Alongside Nexus Q Media Streamer“We Need A Fundamentally Different Way To Create A Brand”: An Agency CEO Sums Up The State Of AdvertisingCartoons 3.0: Adult Swim Vet Nick Weidenfeld On Bringing Late Night Animation to FoxSize Does Matter: Bigger Windmills Are BetterThe New Airbnb Focuses On Pretty Pics Rather Than SearchesBuilding Better Airline Brands: The World’s Best Airport LoungesMaking It Easy To Bring Cell Phone Apps To AfricaWhat Realtors Could Learn From Fashion And Ad GurusFacebook Of Latvia Is Bigger Than Facebook (In Latvia) SlideshowGenetically Modified Food That Prevents Cancer, Makes You HealthierFinally, Nutrition Facts That Look Good Enough To EatSirius XM App Headed To Google TVBuilding A Carbon-Neutral Haven For Sustainability In The Middle EastThe Human Mind’s Wavering Eye, Frozen In A Single PhotoGoogle’s +1 Buttons Begin To Display Recommended PagesApple Granted Preliminary Injunction For Galaxy Tab U.S. BanMicrosoft Loses European Antitrust Appeal, Faces $1 Billion FineTest Drive: What Life Looks Like Through Google GlassVeriFone Takes Sail, Its Mobile Payment Device, To AndroidThe One Thing Google Must Innovate With Its Tablet: PriceHow Walmart–Yes, Walmart–Created A Cottage Industry Of Small-Town Retail InnovatorsThe 3 LinkedIn Etiquette Rules You Should Never BreakFrom Hotel Uniforms To Life-Saving Water Filters: Evolving The Humanitarian Entrepreneurship ModelGoogle Now’s Personalized Search With Automated Results: Creepy Or The Future Of Search?“You’re Not Special” Is A Tough, But Important, Message To Help Tomorrow’s Talent GrowThe Shark Tank Formula: 4 Steps To Owning A Room–And Making A KillingThe Best Of Google I/O: Project Glass, Nexus 7 Tablet, Nexus Q Home Entertainment System, And MoreMarketing, Presidential Positioning, And The Battle For Your VoteWhy Tech Startups Are Mad For MadisonBuilding Better Brands With The World’s Best Airport LoungesSocial Media Festivals Come To CubaWe Have The Technology To Achieve Oil Independence, We Just Need The Will“Build” Brings Lego To the BrowserInside The Vice Plan To Bring News To HBOColdplay Sucks, But How Awesome Is Their Light Show?Glass Art That Revives 150 Years Of Czech TraditionA Far-Off Hotel Designed For The Ultimate Unplugged VacationThink Your Job Is Hard? Watch NASA Crew’s Riveting “7 Minutes Of Terror” Mars LandingA Classic Japanese Chair, Remade For Big American BehindsOreo’s Big Gay CookieKevin Prentiss: Can anyone be creative?Adam Huie : How do you grow your customer/client/user base?Robots as Nurses, Friends and Thieves, in “Robot & Frank”Oh Look, It’s Just Another Soothing In-Flight Video Of People On FireApple Releases New Podcasts AppPulse Launches Premium Sources With WSJ As Inaugural PartnerWe Need To Create Collaboration Between Citizens And Governments To Make Cities Best Serve EveryoneiPhone App Matches Your Outfits To The Weather OutsideBurt’s Bees Taps Isabella Rossellini for a Match Made in Educational Video HeavenSlacker Radio Grows Beyond Songs, Partners With ABC For Lifestyle StationsLouis Vuitton Teaches You How To PackDishes Made From Fukushima’s Radioactive SoilJamie Bell, Willem Dafoe, Garrett Hedlund, and Gary Oldman Suit Up for PradaIkea’s New Food Packaging Makes Crab Paste Look GoodSolar Power Beamed From Space Inches Toward RealityBehind The Innovative Social/Content-Driven Campaign For “Prometheus”Why Nest Founders Tony Fadell And Matt Rogers Left Apple To Build A ThermostatHow To Avoid Toxic Chemicals? Drop Out Of Modern SocietyLondon’s Streets Become A Sprawling, Digital Music InstrumentTo Combat The “Arrogance Problem,” An Indian B-School Sends Students To SlumsVizio Announces $99 Co-Star For A Smarter HDTVTurning Young Girls Into Future Coding SuperstarsThe Potential For Pitfalls And Success In The Sharing EconomyFacebook Disables New “Find Friends Nearby” App10 Of The Year’s Most Amazing Science PhotosOrbitz Shows Mac Users Costlier Travel DealsWhy America Bleeds For Karen Klein, Bullied Bus MonitorThere’s More To Google’s Artificial Brain Than Finding Cats On The InternetThink You Can’t Take A Vacation? The Sound Business Reasons You Really ShouldGoogle Teams With Lego In Creative Chrome PromotionAnne Hathaway On Extraordinary Women And Using Celebrity To Give A Voice To Girls EverywhereMedia6Degrees Knows What You Want To Buy Even Before You DoPango’s New Service Combines Mobile Parking Payments And Location-Based AdsTo Lead More Effectively, Learn To Ask Courageous QuestionsBetter Ways To Find A Second Life For All Your Old DevicesManaging Your Company’s Behavioral OutliersYour First 5 Hires Can Make Or Break Your Company–Here’s How To Choose CarefullyOnline Town Hall Lets Residents Improve Their Own Neighborhood Without Leaving The CouchInside Zynga Network And Its New “Big Learning Machine”Apple’s Broken Streaming-Video PromisesWith Yahoo Deal, Spotify Eyes 700M Potential UsersPandas, Penguins, Smarter Spiders, And The 7 New Deadly Sins Of SEOThis Guy Never Had A Sister, So He Dreamt One Up As A Crystal ChandelierNike’s Latest Ad Celebrates Generations of Female AthletesSpray On, Sprayer: An Edible Organic Coating Saves Your FruitOld Dairy Barn Becomes A Green Redoubt Of Design EdAlexa Von Tobel: What did you learn from your last business “near death” experience?Shazam Partners With NBC Olympics To Deliver Social TV ContentScott Wilson’s Back, With The Toughest iPhone Case EverLisa Kavanaugh: How do you make staff less afraid to share ideas?Justin Moore: How do you prioritize your day?John Arrow: What do you tell a team that has failed?This Super-Lightweight Boat Folds Into A BackpackAccountants Will Save The PlanetA Fashion Line Made Surreal, Using Awesome Animated DrawingsFar-Fetched Ideas Are Fun. But Innovation Usually Starts SmallCorona Light Wants To Bust You In The RutA Hacked 3D Printer That Scans Your Face, Then Guides Your Hand In Drawing ItBMW Canada Hits The Mark (And Balloons And Apples) With Another Eye-Popping Web FilmCheesy Chic: German Turns Milk Into A Silky, Chemical-Free TextileGetaround Will Make Every Car A Rental CarHow Amanda Palmer Broke Records–And Other Music Industry Stuff–On KickstarterSean Parker: Why do businesses fail?Columbia’s New Fabric Converts Sweat Into An Eerie Cooling SensationA Device To Translate Sign Language Into SpeechThe New York Times And Flipboard Partner For Paid AccessThese Solar Panels Are A SnapTrulia’s New Maps Show Your Commute Time From Your New HouseRumor: Jelly Bean Flavored Google Nexus 7 Tablet To Cost $1996 Future Playgrounds That Harness Kids’ Energy While They PlayHow Microsoft’s Arc Touch Mouse Led To Its Elegant Keyboard For SurfaceChipotle And Nike+ FuelBand Dominate Film, Branded Content And Titanium At CannesGreat Brands Are About Fusing Product And Service. How Do You Do It?3 Rockstars Of The New EconomySee The Best Of The Best Brand Work: All Your Grand Prix Winners For 2012Facebook’s “Find Friends Nearby” App Does Just What It Says – And MoreGoogle Dramatically Cuts Price For Accessing Its Maps APIGoogle TV Getting International Launch, Starting In U.K.Siri’s Voice Is Already In The 2013 Cadillac XTSPatent Patrol: Is Microsoft Planning A Robust Mobile Device Future?The Startup Failure Boom, And What To Do When It Happens To You6 Ways To Make More Money By Making Your Employees HappyHow A Drug-Related Tragedy Inspired Transformational ThinkingApple Rumor Patrol: The Next iPhone Is Nearly Here–Will It Be NFC-Ready? [Updated]“You’re Nuts!” Why–And How–Impact Makers Gives Away All Its ProfitsOvercoming The Challenges Of Fragmentation In MobileFacebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Becomes First Woman To Sit On Board Of DirectorsHow Hoboken, New York’s Baby Brother, Built An Innovation Scene Of Its Own