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Don’t Make This Startup MistakeNew National Parks Feature Humans In Their Natural HabitatsWhy Even Sinatra Sang The Praises Of Co-BrandingElijah Wood Takes A Dark Trip With Flying Lotus In “Tiny Tortures”The Upside Of Down: How To Use A Downturn To Your AdvantageCan Software Help You Win The Next Powerball Lottery?Facebook And Zynga Agree To Play The FieldMeet The Creators: Doubleday & Cartwright Offers A Different Agency BlueprintMicrosoft Is Building A Poop-Powered Data CenterSee A Fantastical, Post-Apocalyptic View Of Our Future, In MiniaturePayments Service Dwolla’s Latest Innovation: Turning InvisibleThese Sweet Moustaches Made 2012 A Record-Breaker For Cancer-Crushing Campaign10 Most Popular Stories Of The Week: Best Business Books, Twine, And MoreIt’s All Around You: Control The Omni-Directional View On Red Bull’s Mountain Biking VidHow Nonprofit Social Media Can Connect Supporters To The CauseThis Eye Hospital On A Plane Takes Flight To Keep Sight AliveDudes Wearing Nail Polish. A BusinessFish and Tigers and Skies, Oh, My! The Visual Magic in “Life of Pi”What New York City Would Look Like Buried In Its Own Carbon EmissionsSee Some of 2012’s Most Jaw-Dropping Images In AFP’s “Photos of the Year”Anonymous To Syrian Government: We Will Hack YouAlternative Futures For Today’s Popular BrandsSame Closet, New Chapter: R. Kelly On How To Keep A Story Going (And Going And Going)Is There Life On Mars? Who Knows, But NASA’s Messenger Just Found Water Ice On Mercury!Who Is The Next Rihanna? Shazam’s Top Searches For 2012 And Predictions For 2013To Promote A New Idea, Forget The PowerPoint–Try A BillboardGlobalGiving E-Gift Cards: The Gift That Keeps On GivingHow To Write Thought-Leadership Pieces That Get Published And Don’t Make Editors Want To DieWeb Host Firms Flick The Switch On U.S.-Hosted Syrian WebsitesWatch The World’s Cheapest Tablet In Action, DataWind’s $40 Ubislate 7ci [Video]How Syrian Activists Can Get Around The Internet BlackoutThe Newest High-Tech Material Has Been Growing Under Our Noses The Whole TimeDavid Allmark: Does innovation trump growth?Peter Sims: What are two reasons you should build a company?Peter Swinburn: What is more important culture or strategy?K.C. Blonski: How do you develop your customer base?Cliff Crooks: How do you create the perfect burger?If You Want Big Emissions Cuts, Look To The 18-WheelersNew York’s Finest Have A Fine, Viral, MomentThe Right Geeks To Fill The GOP’s Tech VoidLivingSocial Will Cut 400 JobsIf Data Is The New Oil, We Should Be Wary Of ItThe Social Impact 100 Index Will Make Sure You Never Donate To A Shady Nonprofit AgainNo, You Didn’t Walk Into an Animated Musical, Just a Fun Promotion for Red StripePunk Rock Branding: How Bruce Pavitt Built Sub Pop In An Anti-Corporate NirvanaForget About Apps–Look To People InsteadRed Cross Accidentally Doubles Some Post-Sandy Online DonationsLeadership From Lincoln To ObamaStaples Launches “Easy 3D” Printing Service, Just In Time For Best Holiday Parties EverGoogle’s Nexus 4 Arrives To Mixed Reviews: Great Phone, Hurt By Supply-Chain Flaws5 Huge Misconceptions About Your “Average User”Is The Game Industry A Sexist Mess? Women Offer The #1ReasonWhy It Is“Lost In The Data” Maps An Internet Worth Of LOLsCheck Out These Insane Sculptures Made From Bike PartsSyria’s Internet DisconnectedThis App Uses Cell Phone Data To Track How You’re FeelingHey Nokia, Time For Another Pivot?Leveson Inquiry Published, Noting British Press Has Failed Its Ethical CodesTake A Look Inside Jim Henson’s Creative Process With “Imagination Illustrated”Scanadu’s Medical Tricorder Will Measure Your Vital Signs In SecondsWhat You Can Learn From A Social Media HellraiserCould Google Glass Be The Future Of Google TV’s Second-Screen Experience?Photo Of NYPD Officer Giving Homeless Man New Boots Goes Viral After Going Up On FacebookiPhone 5 More Popular Than Presidential Race and Olympics On Bing SearchThe Can’t-Miss Social Media Trends For 2013When Co-Creation Becomes The Beating Heart Of Marketing, Companies WinThe 4-Step Process For Breaking Down Long-Term GoalsHow P&G, Southwest, And Google Learned To Sell With Noble PurposeHow To Evolve Your Own Job And Stay RelevantDoes “Liking” A Bulldozer Help Sell More Of Them?Amazon Takes On Data Management Lions With Cloud Computing Service RedshiftNew Online Marketplaces Smooth The Sustainable Building ProcessA New Tool To Gauge How Climate Change Could Impact Your RegionGroupon CEO Andrew Mason: I’d Be The First To Fire Myself, But Groupon’s Here To StayOn EthicsLive Nation Looks To Your Concert Content to Lure More Eyeballs and AdvertisersWould Lincoln Drive a Lincoln? “Namesake Motors” Pairs Cars With Their Human CounterpartsOnline-Only Bank Simple Adds Photo-Check DepositsA Simple Box That Can Bring The Internet AnywhereHot Chip’s Latest Joins the Ranks of Best-Ever Video Game-Themed Music VideosThe Associated Press Stylebook Doesn’t Approve Of The Words “Ethnic Cleansing”, “Islamaphobia”, “Homophobia”7 Ways To Turn Your Instagrams Into Real-World KeepsakesMeet Tubalr, The Music Video Player That Just Blew Up, Thanks To RedditUsing The Power Of Video To Illuminate Our Nation’s HomelessSamsung SVP On Apple, Windows 8: “Nobody Can Escape Dependency In The PC Industry”Earth’s Nervous System: Looking At Humanity Through Big Data#1reasonwhy Hashtag Creates Twitter Talk On Sexism In GamingCyber Monday Brings Mobile Shopping Boom. And Social? Meh, Mixed SignalsMicrosoft Patent Shows Which Direction Its AR Glasses Are LookingThe 7-Step Model For Creating Sustained Economic TransformationAffordable Ways To Make Your Employees Feel Appreciated–Or Else8 Steps To Make Telework And Flexible Hours Part Of Your Disaster-Response PlanLow Paycheck, Big Upside: Creative HR Strategies For Attracting Top Players To Your StartupRemote Worker Disaster Response ChecklistHow To Build An Antifragile CareerFinding Your Way Through The Patent Process: One Entrepreneur’s StoryiPhone 5 Returns Apple To Top Smartphone Spot In U.S.E-Z Pass Payments For Tolls, Parking, And Big Macs?Turning To Truly Alternative Fuels, Ghana Makes Power From WasteLessons From An Office Foodbot, And How To Build OneThe Millitary’s Answer To Instagram, Foursquare, Pinterest, And MoreThis Laser Rainbow Will Beam Over Sandy-Hit NYCIt’s Dikembe Mutombo Against The Apocalypse in Old Spice’s Very Timely New Video GameA Wireless Network To Keep Cows From Burping Too MuchApple Reportedly Fires Their Maps ManLessons 2013: Cinedigm CEO Chris McGurk On Embracing Digital Distribution Of All KindsSocial Media And The Boardroom: Critical Questions Directors Need To AskAn App Tries To Track The Epic Corruption And Bribery In RussiaJohn Travolta, Olivia Newton John Look Super Normal On Their Christmas Album CoverLaika CEO Travis Knight On Taking Nerve-Racking Risks And Forging A Long-Term Relationship With AudiencesNo, The Internet Is Not Shrinking2012’s Best Design BooksWhy Google Really Needs To Innovate The Heck Out Of AndroidKeep It ShortAdvice From A Creative Multitasker: How Jake Johnson of “New Girl” Sold a Pilot While Starring In a Hit SitcomA Wearable Camera To Record Every Single One Of Life’s Precious MomentsKnow When To Press Pause, Not StopThe CEO Who Plays With Dolls: ParaNorman Producer Travis KnightSnoop Lion Gets Dickensian for Adidas’ Holiday Campaign, Urges You to “Un-Scrooge Yourself”This Deck Of Cards Will Show You How Much Energy It Took To Make Your StuffWhen Physics Looks Like A Bouncy Castle–Inside “On Space Time Foam”Five Ways The Government Can Create Sustainable InnovationMost Innovative Companies 2012 Update: AmazonTumblr’s Unique Blend Of Meme Pushes Into Top Ten U.S. Internet SitesReal-Time Marketing is Upon Us–Here’s How Advertising Needs To AdaptAmazing Photos Of Animals In The Wild, Snapped By Hidden Automatic CamerasSee A Lost Musical Era Captured In The Rock & Roll Billboards Of The Sunset StripInternal Video Reveals Apple’s Retail Store PhilosophyForget VHS: How Vevo CEO Rio Caraeff Has Updated Michael Jackson’s Distribution ModelApple Makes Deal With GM To Integrate Siri Into New Chevrolet Spark And Sonic ModelsInvestor Sues HP Over Loss Of Earnings Following Autonomy AcquisitionLenovo President On Apple: “The Winners Of Today Will Be The Losers Of Tomorrow”“The Wonderful Future That Never Was”: What Previous Generations Predicted About InnovationThe Story Of The Wheelie Suitcase And The Importance Of Implementing InnovationMission Leadership: 4 Principles For Creating Corporate CommandosIf 6th Graders Ruled The World: Learning From HistoriaThe Twinkie Template For Building An Eternal BrandThe 3 Key Ingredients For Successful Content MarketingCambridge University To Analyze Risk Of Robot RebellionThe Tea Capsule Is ComingBolivia Bans Coca-Cola–Wait, No It Doesn’tMilking Is The Latest Internet Craze That Won’t Kill YouThe Debate Behind Disability HiringThe Personal Side of 3-D Printing: Awesome Action Figures Of YourselfWhat Comes After Cyber Monday? #GivingTuesdayBenevolent Robot Uprising Depicted In New General Electric CampaignSchools Ditch The Classroom To Put Play Back In EducationNBA All-Stars Rock the “Bells” With Synchronized DribblingWhy You Should Never Post A Job Listing AgainBig Meetings Are One Good Way To Kill InnovationFuseproject Designer And Founder Yves Béhar On Creating A Seamless ExperienceComedian Jimmy Pardo Hosts Jon Hamm, Sarah Silverman, Conan In 12-Hour Marathon Show For CharityCoke Says Drink The Soda, But Do Some Zumba AfterYouTube VP And Head Of Content Robert Kyncl On Doubting Your Preconceived NotionsThe Cost Of Christmas Jumps 4.8% To $25,431.18These Awesome Chairs Are Made Entirely From Ocean-Polluting PlasticWhy Innovating In Big Business Is An Uphill BattleHate Checking Out Early? A Hotel Chain Rethinks The 11 A.M. Rule With “Overstay Checkout”Following Heated Twitter Exchange, Chris Brown Deletes His Account And Jenny Johnson Receives Tweeted Death ThreatsHow Nicholas Kristof Uses His Pulpit To Engage People With Empathy82% Of All Web Sharing Done Via Copy-And-Paste: ReportHow To Build Your Own Hands-Free VibratorDoes Creativity Come With A Price? New Insight On Creatives And Mental IllnessGoodbye “Campaign,” Hello Publishing: The Moment Studio Creates Brand Content Built To Share10 Steps To Transform Capitalism For The BetterThe Best Business Books Of 2012: Find Fulfillment, Get Productive, And Create Healthy HabitsShoppers Beware: 5 Tips For Safer Shopping On Cyber MondaySaudi Arabia Introduces SMS System That Alerts Husbands, Fathers When Women Are Leaving The CountryStaying Ahead When Innovation Itself Is ChangingThe Recommender: Brandon Oldenburg, Hannah Choi Granade, And More On What They’re Loving This MonthInstagram A Big Thanksgiving Winner With 10 Million PhotosOnline Black Friday Spend Tops $1 Billion For The First TimeDip Into Innovation: How Sabra’s CEO Is Going To Put Hummus In Every U.S. FridgeWhy Management Consultants Need To Make Apps, Take “Rep Rides,” And Study High-Selling Hair FarmersSocial Media Isn’t Just For Your Customers–It’s For Your Employees, TooTo Become The Next Silicon (Fill In The Blank), Take These 5 Lessons From Silicon ValleyFrom Indego Africa to Warby Parker, Gifts That Give Back For GoodFinding The Perfect Present Is Social With Wantful, Treater, And WrappGift Giving Gets Creative: Ideas From The Minds Of Madewell, Airbnb, Polyvore, And StoryConference Calendar December 2012 / January 2013Beck’s “Song Reader” Is Beautiful, But You Can’t Hear ItThe DeLorean Is Headed To The Future With Electric CarsFurby 3.0: The Evolution Of CreepyLearning From Edison, Sarah Miller Caldicott’s New Book Explores Collaborative InnovationA Long Time Coming, OraQuick Brings HIV Testing Up To SpeedAre The Mayans Right? Science Tells Us Our Potential DemiseFinding Fun Isn’t Hard At The Museum Of MathBeing In The Dog House May Not Be So Bad For Kenya Hara’s PupsYou Can Have More Free Time, Unless You’re Taking Care Of Your KidsAt The Mall, Me-Ality Makes Body Scans Helpful, Not ScaryDo Circles Overtake Squares In Logo Popularity History?Imagine Air Travel Without Hassle: Surf Air CanLoyal3 Brings The Brands To The People And People To The Stock MarketThe Best Medicine For Fixing The Modern HospitalTurning Hotel Gift Shop Glum Into GoldGreen Goes Deep For Fashion In BerlinFast Fixes December 2012 / January 2013Did BioWare Start A Losing Game With “Star Wars: The Old Republic”?Chuck Jones Brings Design To Rubbermaid BrandsReader’s Feedback: October 2012Not Just Another Web 2.0 Company, Yelp Basks In Its Star PowerFrom Ford To Citi, Big Companies Want In On The Silicon Valley Brain TrustWalmart’s Evolution From Big Box Giant To E-Commerce InnovatorRovio Takes Flight With “Angry Birds” But Disney-Sized Success Still Up In The AirLessons For 2013: Business Wisdom From Airbnb To ZapposHow BuzzFeed, Xerox, And TaskRabbit Execs Found Their Ways As LeadersFacebook’s Dirk Stoop On Finding Allied AdvisorsNaimisha Chanumolu Finds Importance In Informal PowerFor Western Union Business Solutions’s Global Head of Sales, Management Can Mean JugglingHow To Make All Feedback PositiveVnylst’s Osandi Robinson On Learning To Lead, VirtuallyCylance Founder Stuart McClure Finds Success In Slowing DownFrom The Editor: What I’ve LearnedMeaning In Numbers: Data Is The New Common LanguageOppa! South Korean Rapper Psy’s Gangnam Style Ousts Justin Bieber’s Baby As Most Watched YouTube VideoGreylock Partner And LinkedIn Cofounder And Executive Chairman Reid Hoffman On Entrepreneurship Being About More Than Starting A Company“Homeland” Executive Producer Howard Gordon On How Work/Family Isn’t An Either/Or PropositionSeventh Generation Cofounder Jeffrey Hollender On Rewriting The RulesEquinox President Sarah Robb O’Hagan On Connecting Outside The Four WallsBrit + Co. CEO Brit Morin On Your Audience Wanting R-E-S-P-E-C-TThe Marcus Samuelsson Group Founder And Chef Marcus Samuelsson On Business Partners Speaking The Same LanguageZuckerberg Media CEO And Executive Producer Of “Startups: Silicon Valley” Randi Zuckerberg On Anger Equaling EngagementThe Second City Communications CEO Tom Yorton On Making Content Pop For Companies, TooeBay Mobile VP Steve Yankovich On How You Can’t Make The Mobile Experience Simple EnoughMatch Inc. CEO Sam Yagan On Even All-Stars Needing StructureBeats By Dr. Dre President And COO Luke Wood On It Taking A VillageVayable CEO Jamie Wong On Rethinking ExpertiseEA Sports Executive VP Andrew Wilson On Hiring A BraveheartIBM Former Executive And Growth Philanthropy Network VP Of Funder Management Robin Willner On When You Think Don’t Need A Jolt You Probably DoYoung Hollywood CEO R.J. Williams On Being DifferentMusic Producer And Entrepreneur Pharrell Williams On New Projects Passing The Purpose TestLivestrong CEO Doug Ulman On Staying Strong During Tough TimesLegendary Entertainment CEO Thomas Tull On There Being No Zero Substitution For QualityBox Group Managing Partner And TechStars N.Y.C. Cofounder David Tisch On Dominating Your Areas Of Strength3M CEO Inge Thulin On CEOs Needing Advice TooFacebook Director Of Product Design Margaret Stewart On Users Deserving An ROITwitter VP Of International Market Development Katie Stanton On The World Tweeting More Than You ThinkIntuit CEO Brad Smith On Data Trumping OpinionsSlideShare CEO Rashmi Sinha On Not Just Embracing Change, Owning ItHearsay Social CEO Clara Shih On The Best Ideas Coming From The Most Unexpected PlacesStarbucks CEO Howard Schultz On Connecting With Customers Everyday, All Day“The Lean Startup” Author Eric Ries On Entrepreneur Being A Job CEO Ben Rattray On Good Sleep Being Good BusinessOMGPOP Former CEO Dan Porter On Focusing On The 20 Million PositivesPepsiCo Chief Design Officer Mauro Porcini On Spreading The Design GospelZynga CEO Mark Pincus On The Product Coming First, AlwaysBuzzFeed Cofounder Jonah Peretti On Not Skimping On TalentMcDonald’s Director Of Sustainability Ian Olson On Waste Being An OpportunityAndreessen Horowitz General Partner John O’Farrell On How We Think Being As Important As What We ThinkTaco Bell CMO Brian Niccol On Letting Customers Drive IdeasLos Angeles Lakers Guard Steve Nash On Progress Not Always Being LinearJetBlue Former Brand And Advertising Director Fiona Morrisson On Remembering To Enjoy The JourneyUnion Square Hospitality Group CEO Danny Meyer On Leading With PurposeZocDoc CEO Cyrus Massoumi On Disruption Taking TimeShopify CEO Tobi Lütke On Shopping = MobileArchitect Daniel Libeskind On Finding Ideas In PoetryBox CEO Aaron Levie On Scheduling Face Time With CustomersThrillist CEO Ben Lerer On Getting Better As You Get BiggerJuggernaut CEO Raina Kumra On Luck Being A TalentCoursera Co-CEO Daphne Koller On Putting Students FirstESPN Senior VP Of Editorial, Print, And Digital Media Rob King On Reordering Content PrioritiesKhan Academy Founder Sal Khan On Not Being An AutocratGogobot CEO Travis Katz On Not Growing Attached To What You’ve BuiltTumblr CEO David Karp On Repeating The Mission–Then Repeating It AgainSamasource CEO Leila Janah On Celebrating Each StepZappos CEO Tony Hsieh On Focusing On CollisionsPopvox CEO Marci Harris On Assembling A Dedicated Team With A Shared VisionOzon Holdings CEO Maelle Gavet On Finding Time For PeaceARM CEO Warren East On Connecting The UnconnectedDyson Founder James Dyson On Hiring InexperienceRevel Entertainment CEO Kevin Desanctis On Never Being FinishedFoursquare CEO Dennis Crowley On Overcomnunicating, Overcommunicating, OvercommunicatingFuck Cancer CEO Yael Cohen On You Can’t Please EverybodyRelayRides Chief Community Officer Shelby Clark On Eliminating Friction To GrowSpace Foundation Special Advisor And Former NASA Astronaut Leroy Chiao On America, Take NoteAirbnb CEO Brian Chesky On Weighing Your PrioritiesGirl Scouts Of The U.S.A. CEO Anna Maria Chávez On Even Old Organizations Can InnovateMomofuku Chef And Founder David Chang On Not OvercommittingLady Gaga Manager Troy Carter On Avoiding The Overvalued And Investing In The UndervaluedMajora Carter Group President Majora Carter On Trusting Your Ability To AdaptAmmunition Design Group Founder And Parter Robert Brunner On Enough With The Compromise AlreadyMicrosoft Research Senior Researcher Danah Boyd On Meeting Outside The BoxMLB Advanced Media CEO Bob Bowman On Users Adopting And AdaptingFearless Cottage And Made Movement Partner Alex Bogusky On Forgetting OutcomesWarby Parker Co-CEO Neil Blumenthal On Doubling Down On CultureTesla VP Of Worldwide Sales George Blankenship On Going Beyond The Wow FactorEkso Bionics CEO Eythor Bender On Choosing Your Words Carefully