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NanoRacks Is The UPS Of Outer Space ShippingInfographic: UPS’s 2012 Change in the (Supply) Chain SurveyConan O’Brien: What’s more important, quality or quantity?Bob Ross: What can a big company learn from a small start-up?The “Simple” Way To Upgrade Your Bank AccountHow Trip Adler Found His Idea For Scribd After Hanging Up On 1-800-ASKTRIPExplore Where Syyn Labs Dreams Up Rube Goldberg Machines And Bungee-Jumping CarsLove Is Covering A Shift For A Hungover Buddy: The BetterShift PivotOffice 15: Microsoft’s Best Bet For Beating Dropbox, iCloud, Google Drive01_FacebookWe’re Going To Mars This Weekend; Here’s What It Looks Like10 Ways To Use Social Media To Drive Sales10 Most Popular Stories Of The Week: Dumb Rules, Free Agent Olympians, And MoreWhy Did Ping Fail Apple? Rhapsody, Echo Nest Weigh InReal-Time Diagnostics Of Your Local Water Quality, From The CrowdOUYA Wins Over ClearChannel For Streaming RadioIt Takes Guts To Start A Company–So How Do You Get ‘Em?Apple Had To Sell A Million iPads In 2010 Just To Cover The Cost Of Advertising ThemWatch An Animated Account of The Life of James BrownApple SVP Confirms Steve Jobs’ iCar DreamFor Some Of The World, Climate Change Can’t Come Soon EnoughMicrosoft May Ditch “Metro” Title For Its Windows OSLove Hope Strength Lollapalooza: Crowdfinding Bone Marrow DonorsSnapGoods CEO Ron J. Williams Has ProblemsCulture Kitchen Kits Teach You To Cook Like An ImmigrantUkrainian Broadcasting Just Got A Lot Cuter5 Questions To Ask Yourself Before You Play The CMO Blame GameSee Will Ferrell, Jason Segel, Russell Brand As Classic Disney CharactersA 3-D Printed Exoskeleton For The DisabledWatch The Deforestation Of The Amazon Rainforest, Courtesy Of GoogleSamsung’s New Note Expected On August 29Who Us? Cold? “Department Of Friendliness” Looks To Warm Up London’s Rep“You’ve Been Trumped”: The Ugly Story Of The Donald’s Environmental, Social Comb-overMeet The Woman Who Can Convince Even Republicans To Use Solar PowerViki, The Global Hulu, Gets A Boost From Microsoft In AsiaThis Week In Bots: Will We Build Robot-Only Workplaces Soon?Can Brands Be Too Big To Do Good?6 Tips For Writing A (Money-Making) Script From A Billion Dollar Screenwriting DuoWall Street Journal Tips Boeing, SpaceX For Commercial Astronaut FlightsThe Creative And Business Lessons Of The Mars Rover4 Ways To Make Meetings Suck LessBetter, Simpler, Cheaper: The Formula That Makes Tesco GreatWhy Your Company Should Celebrate MoreBest Practices For Developing A Dream TeamLove Hope Strength LollapaloozaTim Ferriss On How To Start Your Million Dollar Side BusinessColumbia’s New “Chief Digital Officer”Enter The Storyverse: An Index For People, Places, And Things Mentioned In BooksJeri Ward: How do you change the direction of your business?Jonathan Sebastiani: What quote, lyric or poem inspires you?Peter Rojas: How do you find great ideas?Jason Baptiste: How do you ensure that your company is unique?Dana Fiser: What is a risk worth taking?Jeff Jones: How do you encourage collaboration?Jeff Jones: What do you tell a team that has failed?B. Bonin Bough: How did you find your last great idea?C.C. Chapman: How do you handle mistakes?George Slessman: How do you give difficult feedback to a team leader?The 3 Airports Most Likely To Spread DiseaseGroupon And Its Pivots: A Mega, Meta Mash-Up Of The NewsBeyoncé Lends Music and Star Power to World Humanitarian DayA Laser To Test Whether Or Not You’ve Eaten Your PeasThe White Cliffs Of Dover–Now With More AbsBlackBerry’s Bizarre PivotNot Driving? Getaround Lets You Make Cash By Renting Your Idle Car For Months At A TimePortland, Seattle Duke It Out For World’s Most Nature-Inspired BuildingThe Olympics’ Funnest Event So Far: It’s Dangleboris!The Future Of Fuel, Imagined By The Oil And Gas IndustryLondon 2012: Wow. Pow. CiaoDolphin Whistles Help Solve The Mysteries Of The CosmosHow The “Internet Of Things” Is Turning Cities Into Living OrganismsHeadphones For Cats: Just One Idea From Spur, A New One-Stop Viral Video ShopFedEx Birdies With Golf-Themed CampaignThe Heliotrope House Automatically Follows The Sun Like A PlantBone-Rattling Sound: New Speakers That Are Made From BoneTwitter Knows When You’ll Get Sick Before You DoThere Are More “Fake” People On Facebook Than Real Ones On InstagramWatch This Man Build An Amazing Cardboard Bicycle That You Can Actually RideYeasayer Sends Fans On an Internet Scavenger Hunt; Talks About New Album, “Fragrant World”The Food Packaging Of The Future: From Germ-Killing To Entirely EdibleBeyond Project Glass: “Sight” Offers A Look At the Future of Augmented RealityHow California Ganjapreneurs Are Laying The Groundwork For A New Green EconomyHas Apple Filed A Patent For Microsoft’s Surface Smart Cover?Solar Soldiers: MC10’s Testing Its Flexible Energy Harvesters With The U.S. ArmyAdvertising Comes Back To Sao Paulo Streets–Via GraffitiTo Boost Both Productivity And Morale, Start A Campaign For ClaritySony, Sharp Report Big Losses As LCD TV Sales SlipThe First Cut Is The Deepest: Taking On The Most Painful Parts Of A TurnaroundThe Untapped Value Of ComplainersThe 5-Part Formula For Growth6 Steps To A More Mindful Company CultureWith Online Video, You Have 20 Seconds To Capture Your Viewer. Go.Facebook Begins Original Content Push With Facebook StoriesMaking Sure BYOD Doesn’t Mean “Bring Your Own Disaster”Fast Company Is Hiring A Senior Video ProducerMeet Vringo CTO Ken Lang, The Mystery Geek At The Center Of The Google Patent FightThis Punk Disrupts Music Publishing In The Digital AgeThe Social Media Road MapA Hybrid Engine For Rockets To Keep Space CleanErrol Morris Explores Bizarre, Yet Touching Trend of Sports-Themed Funerals for ESPNFedEx Salutes The Art Of A Good, Clean Political CampaignHow To Stop Conflict Minerals From Killing Congo8 Space Experiments That Fit In A Ping-Pong BallChina’s Obsession With Clean Olympic Air Shows The Power Of Not DrivingMaking Every Air Conditioner A Smart Air ConditionerWhatever’s Comfortable For You is A-OK by Southern ComfortA Real Internet Of Things For The Developing World (And Burning Man)The Future Of Health Care Is YouKixeye Goes After Talent, Other Game Companies, Hard In Ribald Recruitment VideoDoes This Wearable Computer Make My Butt Look Fat?A Fallen Seattle Icon Gets A Makeover With Help From FansThe Oddly Influential Work Of Pee-wee’s Player And Multi-Hyphenate Artist Wayne WhiteHow Lay’s Is Tapping Its Audience For Its Next Big Chip IdeaTraditional Vacation Is Dead. Long Live VacationDropbox Admits To User Data Theft, Bolsters SecurityGoogle Fiberhoods: Better Than Tupperware PartiesMapping Out A Successful Scaling StrategyThe Next Generation Of Android MalwareAmazon Instant Video Comes To The iPadWhat Every CEO Can Learn From The Olympics’ Wacky Opening CeremonyDo Books Need A Beta Version? Analytics For Books Pave The WayHow Astia’s Sharon Vosmek Helps Close The Funding Gap For Women Entrepreneurs5 Ways To Foster Fanatical Brand AdvocatesGoogle Wallet Uses The Cloud To Support All Credit Cards [UPDATED]Stripe’s John and Patrick Collison On Why You Should Avoid Y Combinator ClonesThe Fast Company Guide To The 2012 London OlympicsFor-Profit Colleges Great for Shareholders, Not StudentsSnoop Dogg’s PivotTurning A Library Into A Maker SpaceMos Def Channels Muhammad Ali in Louis Vuitton’s Striking SpotsRumor Patrol: How Apple Could Surprise Us With A New iPod NanoA New Warning System To Keep You From Driving Into Cyclists“Medal Count” Boils Olympics Down To Hardcore StatsOutlook Is Microsoft’s Answer To Everything You’ve Ever Hated About HotmailLanvin Trades Teen Models For Real-Life Stylistas In Its Fall/Winter campaignSmart Fire Alarm Separates Nuisances From The Real Thing5 Ways To Generate Sales From B2B PRCell Phone As Farm Tool: Mobile Payments Are Changing The Lives Of African Farmers“You Are Here” Makes Art Out Of Lost Olympic TouristsGillette Lights Up the Night With Olympic-Sized HologramsThe Unsung Heroes On The Front Line Of Protecting Endangered SpeciesA New Point System Lets You Measure The Sustainability Impact Of AnythingHow To Shoot A Polar BearHow AT&T Integrated Olympic Results Into Its Ads So Darn FastBoomerang Brings Your Friends To Social Gifting Game With A Million Dollars Of Lightbank CashHow To Thrive In The Free-Product Economy6 Ways To Make The Most Of Your Mentorship, Dear GrasshopperFacebook Adding Time-Shift “Save” For Later Facility To UpdatesThe 4 Dumbest Rules That Will Kill Your Company’s CultureWhy Customer Pain Is Your Most Important ResourceInstead Of Tracking Your Activities, Saga Tracks YouWhen Short-Term Branding Mistakes Subvert Long-Term GoalsLimited Run Alleges 80 Percent Of Its Facebook Ad Clicks Were BotsInnovation Isn’t About New Products, It’s About Changing BehaviorGoogle Acquires Social Ad Manager WildfireBetsy Myers On Barack Obama’s Most Potent Leadership QualityWhy Apple’s Next iPhone Is As Important As The First OneA Strange New NFL Spokesman Calls Football “Serious Fun”If Companies Were Responsible For Recycling, Would We Do It More?Under No Circumstances Should You Call Little Caesars PizzaBMW Drivers Constantly Reminded What It Feels Like to Drive A BMW8 Beloved Pop-Culture Families Immortalized In Colored Pencil: Huxtables, Drapers, McFlys, Oh My!Ultimat Vodka Hits Overachievers Where They Live–The OfficeBig Data On Campus Is Like A Keg Stand For Your BrainVacation, UnpluggedIronic Roadkill Taxidermy Explores Our Troubled Relationship With A Disappearing Natural World“Like Sonny And Cher–With More Google Analytics”Why No One Will Watch Your Crappy Corporate “Viral” Video, And How To Fix ItCan The Sharing Economy Solve Global Hunger?How Zach Anner and Reddit Cofounder Alexis Ohanian Are Reinventing the Travel Show for the WebThe Job Interview From HellAfter South Korea Telecom Hack, 8.7 Million Customers’ Details Sold To TelemarketersMap Wars: Nook Gets Maps, Navigation, Location-Based Services, As Barnes & Noble Battles Google, AppleOlympics Attendees Asked To Cool It With The TweetsThe Business Turnaround Tactics Of Restaurant: Impossible’s Robert IrvineEverything I Need To Know About Life I Learned On My Nonprofit Board9 Steps To Finally Shutting Up And Learning To Listen