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Stools Made From Dead People’s StuffNew Bricks Can Be Made Out Of Junk We Aren’t UsingGorgeous Hard Drive Stores Your Data In A Sleek BlobDisney And Pixar Characters Collide In New “Disney Infinity” GameHow Josh Hopkins Became “Cougar Town’s” Resident TroubadorInfographic: Sculptures Made By Measuring Wi-Fi SignalsSnow Made From Sewage Is, Unsurprisingly, A Gross ColorTo Change A Company, You Need IntrapreneursA Gloriously Detailed, Hand-Drawn Map Of NYCWhy Facebook Is Losing UsersBing Explains Why Facebook’s Graph Search Is A Boon For Its BusinessFacebook Announcement: Social Giant Launches Graph SearchWhy Facebook’s New Graph Search Is No GoogleTwitter’s Oscar Index To Measure Just How Wrong All Your Predictions AreTurning iPhone’s Gestures Into Quirky, Touchable SculpturesHow Startups Can Avoid The Series A CrunchAlexa von Tobel: What is your key to productivity?Walmart To Hire More Than 100,000 VeteransCoca-Cola Urges You To Go Crazy (With Kindness)A Facebook App To Tell You Which Of Your Friends Will Give You The FluDesign Your App on Paper, Animate It With Your iPhone CameraThe Atlantic Apologizes After Publishing Scientology-Sponsored ContentDARPA’s Deep Sea Drones Will Live At The Bottom Of The Ocean–Until DeploymentYour Guide To Agency Name Pronunciations And OriginsHertz Develops A Range Of Amazing Products–Or Does It?A New Kind Of Concrete Gives Regular Buildings Living WallsIllustrations Of The Higgs Boson, In Construction Paper And TinfoilWhy There’s More To Life Than Chasing HappinessThe Power Of Positive ProcrastinationNadav Kander’s Nudes Challenge Our Perception Of Beautiful BodiesWatch Coke’s New Anti-Obesity AdA Dictionary Whose Definitions Are Google Image ResultsA Transparent Trash Bag For Garbage That Isn’t Ready To Be Thrown AwayMale Pop Culture Icons Pound It For a Bromantic MemeKickstarting: A Fuelband That Could Name Your Exercises5 Tips For Exporting Your Creative Culture From Goodby, Silverstein & PartnersWatch: Yves Béhar Overhauls Nivea’s BrandOne-Fifth Of Women In Developing World Countries Think Internet Use Is Inappropriate For ThemOKCupid Introduces Crazy Blind Date App For Quick MatchingWhat Tumblr’s David Karp Taught Branch Founder Josh MillerHow Rock And Comedy Can Win The Internet: An Infographical GuideHow To Solve Problems Like Sherlock HolmesAudi’s Cars Can Now Park Themselves; Driving Themselves Is Not Far BehindThe U.S. Legal System And Its Chief Prosecutor Accused Of Contributing To Aaron Swartz’s Death18 Of The World’s Most Amazing Tree HousesStanford Study Claims That IPOs Stifle Startups’ Innovation ChopsThe Future Of Coworking And Why It Will Give Your Business A Huge EdgeSelf-Improvement Strategies For Becoming A More Authentic LeaderHow To…Interpret Facial ExpressionsHow To…Lead A Late-Afternoon BrainstormHow To…Bridge The Generation GapHow To…Design An Office For CollaborationHow To…Negotiate A SalaryHow To…Interrupt A Fast TalkerHow To…Pitch A VCHow To…Visualize An ExchangeHow To…”Yes, And” Your Way To Better BanterHow To…Have A Virtual MeetingFrom Alex Osborn To Bob Sutton: A Meeting Of The Minds To Build A Better BrainstormFast Fixes November 2012Livestrong Weakens In Lance’s Controversial WakeFrom Denny’s To Charmin, Brands Try To Crack The Social ConversationDick Costolo And Ben Horowitz On The Give And Take Of Taking The ReinsShaifali Puri And Kristen Titus Fight For Social Causes In A Social Media WorldJudd Apatow And Lena Dunham On Writing, Real Life, And ComedyKevin Rose Reigns As The Zen Master Of Silicon Valley ChatterKaren Randal Refashions Philadelphia’s Urban FactoriesHow To…From Facebook To Pixar: 10 Conversations That Changed Our WorldThe Art Of DialogueQuirky’s Combination For Off-The-Shelf Success: Crowdsourced Test Market And Innovative InventorsRIM’s Mike Lazaridis Takes A Quantum Leap Of Faith In WaterlooPicoSpray Aims For A Fraction Of Emissions At A Fraction Of The CostGoogle, Apple, Nokia, And The Quest For The Perfect MapDale Dougherty Making It Possible For Kids To MakeReebok Banks On Reaction For New ATV 19+ ShoeHow We’ll Navigate A New Connected City Of TomorrowApplebee’s Finds Serious Success With Keeping CasualConference Calendar February 2013Pepsi Or Coke: Which Commercial Perks Up The Cat EarsShould We Say “Sayonara” To Human Actors? Two Japanese Plays Make The CaseHow Toyota Redesigned The RacecarIs Yamaha’s New Label Doomed To Download?Body Language: The Key To Martha Stewart’s Business Deals?When Finding Love Through Online Dating, Pleasure Can Hurt ProfitsPop Quiz: Spot The Fake Vending MachineHonest Buildings Shares Solutions On How To Build A Better BuildingAmtrak Puts The Brakes On Inefficient BrakingThe Recommender: Avner Ronen, Kelsey Falter, And More On What They’re Loving This MonthHP Vs. Dell: Success Could Be In The Size Of The SignatureReader’s Feedback: November 2012GM, Intel, Frito-Lay, And Salesforce On Finding Ideas And Keeping Them InterestingIdeo’s Albert Lee On Innovating IdeasP&G Expands Experience To Make More Innovative ExpertsAmazon’s Dave Limp, And How Customer Feedback Drives InnovationSend The Trend’s Divya Gugnani On Avoiding A Post-Acquisition Idea SlumpHow Fahrenheit 212’s Mark Payne Mixes Money And MagicFrom The Editor: The Business Of ChatterThe Publishing Industry Isn’t Doomed: Readers’ Control In The Future Of ReadingHow 360 Branding Can Transform Your CompanyReport: Lance Armstrong Admits Taking Performance-Enhancing DrugsFrank Gehry At 83: Still Obsessed With FishMeg Whitman On Reinventing HP’s CultureA Tokyo House Where The Contents Are Always For SaleTiger Woods Returns With “No Cup Is Safe” Spot for NikeInfographic: The Colors From Your Favorite Movies, Mapped To 7,200 PixelsA New Study Claims To Figure Out How To Correctly Evaluate TeachersConversations Platform Branch Launches To Public With A Handful Of New FeaturesFBI Launches Bank Robber Google MapBeatoven Transforms A Cooking Pot Into A DJ InterfaceGoogle Analytics For Real Life: Tracking Retail Customers Through SmartphonesA New Campaign Busts Latino StereotypesThe Best And Worst Design Details Of Nintendo’s Wii USave the World Now, Earn Money Later: Harvard Backs Social Impact BondsCould Twitter Predict The Quality Of Stock Purchases?Chinese Media Questions What Can Be Done About Air Quality RatingsBeijing’s Smog Is Off The Charts… LiterallyAn App That Uses Dataviz To Digitally Track Your MoodsSimplification Is The Best Communication StrategyIs United Airlines Scamming Chicago Out Of $289 Million In Taxes?Does China’s One-Child Law Deter Innovation?Branding A Gentlemen’s Subscription Service With Old School CharmWhy Group Evaluations Can Help Avoid Gender DiscriminationThis New Hybrid Train Cuts Energy And Emissions By 25%Infographic: A Map Of All The Action In Star Wars And Indiana JonesDiesel Tells You How Many Days Are Left In Your LifeCoke’s New Ads Will Talk About ObesityApple Rates NRA’s New Shooting Game App Appropriate For Players 4 Years Old And UpMy Email Exchange With Aaron Swartz Shows An Original ThinkerBirds Strike Again! 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We Just Need To Make Use Of What We Have10 Most Popular Stories Of The Week: Google Plus, NASA Photos, And MoreBecause It Has So Many Hybrids, Oregon Is Rethinking The Gas TaxNew Law Allows Social Media Sharing Of Netflix ChoicesInfographic: The Most Daredevil Countries, Rendered In Melted MetalThree Years Ago, The World Pledged to Fix Haiti–We Failed.F.A.A. To Review Boeing 787 Dreamliner After Spate of IncidentsBe Careful, Those Whole Grains May Not Be So WholeIs There A Case To Be Made For A $10,000 Mobile Phone?Give Up That Dinky Bell And Install A 112-Decibel Car Horn On Your BikeSee A Jungle’s Worth of Gorgeous Creatures Made From Hermès ScrapsGoogle Fiber-Inspired SightDeck Brings Hollywood Effects To VC Pitches And Telepresence MeetingsOutlandishly horrifying.Apple Rumor Patrol: 2013 iPhone EditionThe World’s New Second Fastest Robot Is A Tiny Cardboard CockroachPentagram Redesigns New York’s Inscrutable Parking SignageR U Killing Elephants? Text Messages The Latest Weapon In Fight Against Wildlife PoachersOscar Fever: Zach Braff, James Van Der Beek Among Many Twitter-Pitching #SixwordfilmplotsA Movie Called “Jobs” And The Perilous Business of Naming FilmsThe Greenest Office Building In The World Is About To Open In SeattleHow To Prep For Sundance And Become An Indie SensationWant To Work For An Innovative Company? Be Prepared To Answer These Unusual Interview QuestionsNeed Help Potty Training? There’s An iPotty For ThatTwitpic Founder’s Social Network Heello Takes On Twitter (Again)America’s Next Manufacturing Boom In One Word: PlasticsJapanese iPhone User Creates His Own Travis Bickle iPhone AccessoryA $1 Billion Project To Remake The Disney World Experience, Using RFIDHow Online Trolls Are Ruining Science NewsFacebook Charging $100 For The Pleasure Of Sending Mark Zuckerberg A MessageThink Like Zuck: Leadership Insights From Facebook’s Early YearsPhil Schiller Pours Cold Water On Cut-Price iPhone: “Cheap Smartphones Will Never Be The Future Of Apple’s Products”A Resolution You Won’t Fail At: Helping Someone Else Achieve Their GoalsHow To Create Loyalty Programs Consumers Will Actually Get Excited AboutThe Dewey Decimal System, And Where Innovation Goes Wrong3 Subtle Ways To Shift Your Attitude From Can’t-Do To Can-DoWant Motivated Employees? Put Them In Contact With The People They HelpWhy The Next Social Media Frontier Is The PastCharles Phillips: What is the business case for generosity?Charles Phillips: What is the business case for generosity?Bismarck Lepe: What is more important culture or strategy?Jason Baptiste: Has technology changed the way you give feedback?Zadie Smith On Pleasure Vs. JoyImagine If Pixar Were Founded By MagritteThe Next Mars Invasion Will Be Oil-Drilling Robots That Don’t Cause SpillsPhotographs That Explore The Financial District’s Sagging FacadesCauses Acquires Votizen: Great Step Forward For Clicktivism?Bike Spikes Allow For Urban Rides In The SnowIs It Possible For Self-Help To Actually Make You Better?Check Out London’s New Protected Bike LanesSh*t Just Got Real: The Guardian’s Weekend Edition Is Coming SoonA Prefab House Based On A Client’s Fond Memories Of Past HomesU.S. Wind Industry Staggers To Its Feet After Its Tax Break Was Saved At The Last MinuteFlu Vaccine Makers Experiencing Shortages After Harsh Start To Flu SeasonBeats Electronics Announces Subscription Music Service “Project Daisy” With Trent ReznorThe True Power Of BrandThe Present, A Clock That Tells Time By Season, Is Finally For SaleNew York Times Sports Section Makes Powerful Statement On Hall Of Fame VoteSecrets Of America’s Happiest CompaniesBusiness Leaders Want Government Help With Cyber Security (Sort Of)Expanding Your Personal Network OnlineTag, Share, And Set Your Life To Music With SoundTrackingA Streamlined Collaboration App, Built For SmartphonesAmazon’s AutoRip Gives You Digital Versions Of All Those CDs You’re Currently Using As Kitschy CoastersTelescopes That Look Into Space Can Help Find Nukes On EarthKen Carbone On The Future Of DesignHilarious Insults, Rendered Lovingly And Mailed To StrangersOscar Host Seth MacFarlane Presents Nominations, Inspires Twitter Backlash, Rare Emma Stone Tweet6 Oscar-Nominated Films That Shine A Spotlight On Visual WizardrySecret Sauces: Behind “Lincoln” And 13 Other Oscar ContendersWhen Creativity Takes A Wrong Turn: Lousy Book CoversTurning The Absurdity And Hilarity Of Everyday Life Into ChartsSee It: Family Clings To Jetty To Escape Massive FireTeens <3 Tumblr More Than FacebookNaked Celebrities Get Friendly With FishAn Unexpected Highlight Of A CES Lacking SoulMonument To Steve Jobs Goes Up In St. PetersburgFitocracy Launches Android AppGoogle And Berg Team Up To Create An Internet Of ThingsNetflix Now Streaming In 3-DMajor League Baseball’s Iconic Call To The Bullpen Going WirelessIs Mark Zuckerberg Creating A New Breed Of Silicon Valley Philanthropists?I’m Not Your Consumer: How Research Misses The Human Behind The DemographicStamp Prices Set To Rise Later This MonthHow A Civil War Vet Invented The American InfographicEric Schmidt Talks About His North Korea Visit: Global Internet Access Is The KeyHalf Of The World’s Food Goes To Waste, Says U.K. ReportWhy Everyone Suddenly Loves The PhabletInside The Underweb: Home To Stolen Credit Cards, Pedophiles, Hitmen, Drug Dealers–And Free SpeechHealth Emergency Declared In Boston Over Flu Epidemic3 Rules For Hiring The Right Person Every Time5 Ways To Find Focus In The Distraction EconomyFast Company Is Hiring An Associate EditorWatch A Driver-Less Car Go Through A Drive-Through–And The Priceless ReactionsOlafur Eliasson’s Faceted Wall Installation Glows Inside An Opera HouseThe World’s Biggest Wind Turbine Has Blades The Length Of A Football FieldCharming Animal Sculptures Built From Abandoned FurnitureA Space Needle For Phoenix, Designed By BIGFoursquare Hackathon Winner Will Tweet-Shame Your Flabby Abs Into ShapeMesmerizing Landscape Photographs Of Everywhere And NowhereFDA Approves Magnetic Helmet For Treating DepressionA Desktop Machine To Turn Your Old Plastic Into 3-D Printing FodderWant To Colonize Mars? Applications Now Being Accepted52 Characters From “The Wire” On One PosterMINI Teases You With Vehicular Backflip CliffhangerMicrosoft Retiring Messenger On March 15A Kooky Bottle That Remixes The Sounds All Around YouRecord-Breaking Kickstarter Smartwatch Pebble Gets Launch DateAnonymous Forum Users Can Be Identified By LinguisticsCan Mobile Phones Prevent More Factory Deaths?New York City Ballet Makes Arty Move For MillennialsCodecademy’s New API Lab Lets Wannabe Devs Tinker With NPR, Twilio, SoundCloud, And MoreLinkedIn Now Has 200 Million Users (That’s Bigger Than The Population Of Brazil)Indie Album Covers: Once You See The Trends, You Can’t Unsee ThemSo Did Instagram Lose Followers Last Year? All The Data Is GoneGlenn Beck To Relaunch The Blaze As Global Conservative News NetworkThe Generosity Paradox: By Giving We Receive, But By Taking We LoseWithings Weighs In On FuelBands With Its Smart Activity TrackerCyber Attack Could “Fatally Compromise” British Government: ReportBoosting Efficiency By Coming To Terms With TurbulenceMan’s Best Friend Fetches You Back From DepressionA Look Inside The Crazy Experiments Where Scientists Are Learning How Clouds FormFacebook App Singles Out Which Friend Gave You the FluFirst Thing In The Morning900-Foot-Wide Asteroid Approaches Earth TodayWho Will Win Facebook’s Hacker Cup?Lance Armstrong May Come Clean On OprahA Simple, Elegant Tool To Encourage Good Habits, Backed By The Founders Of TwitterGot Brand Content? MIPTV/MIPCube Seeks The Best For Brand Of The Year HonorsGawker Publishes NYC Gun Owners’ Info, Reignites Public Records Controversy5 Comics/Transmedia Trends to Watch in 2013A Two-Wheeled Electric Vehicle To Zip Through City StreetsSee National Geographic’s Photo Of The Year WinnersIs Bluetooth About To Get–Gulp–Cool?Super Bowl Advertising Sold Out Says CBS, But Obscene Amount Of Money Could Get You A SpotFocus Groups Are Dangerous. Know When To Use ThemMobile Phone Companies Talk About EU-Wide NetworkHow To Build An Internal Social Network That Your Company LovesPakistan Authorities Promise To Lift YouTube Ban Once Firewall Is In PlaceHow $100 Million Really Gets Donated, Mark Zuckerberg StyleThe Death Of Brand Ownership–And Why Companies Will Benefit4 Steps To Building A World-Cup-Worthy CareerThe Curious Magic Of Dropbox’s Culture-Building, Product-Inspiring Outdoor Hikes3 Myths About Self-PromotionSocial-Media Trends That Can’t Be Ignored In 2013Meditating Your Way To More Effective LeadershipEric Ries On How To Make Any Company Move Like A Lean StartupLatest Apple Rumor Pegs Smaller, Cheaper iPhone For End Of 2013How To…Say You’re Running Late