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The End Of Ron JohnsonObama Administration Threatens To Veto Cybersecurity BillReasons Not To Go To Grad SchoolA Solar-Powered, Hand-Cranked Digital CameraCould A Delicious Peach Hold The Secret To Biofuel?News Corp’s Entertainment Division Has A New Name: “21st Century Fox”Mars One Will Begin Accepting Applications In JulyDaft Punk Releases “Random Access Memories” Tracklist On VineFacebook Partners With Rovi To Beef Up Its Movie And TV Show ListingsPlease Tip Your Robot BartenderGoogle Fiber Adds HBO And Cinemax Programming For TV CustomersIRS Agrees To Cease Unwarranted Email SearchesMailbox Ditches Its Waiting ListFacebook Gives iOS Chat Heads, Giant Stickers, FaceliftWhy Is Walmart Buying Socialcalendar?A Computer To Grade Essays, To Save Professors TimeTwo Apps That Just Get In-Store BehaviorIRS chief: We’ll rewrite our e-mail search policyCopy Your Content Strategy From These Top Brands On InstagramGeometric Purity, In Lamp FormWhat To Do About QR CodesVibe Is The New Culture, And It Can Help You Get Through Hard Times To “Deliver Awesome”The Future Of Retail? This Isn’t It!Kool-Aid Man Bursts Through Wall Of Nostalgia, Into Modern EraTreasure Trove Of Retail Startup Ideas Right HereHomeland Security Warned In 2004, 2010 Of Pressure Cooker Bombs Like Those In Boston Marathon ExplosionsDoctors May Soon Be Able To Print Bodies To StudyMailbox Does Away With The Waiting ListSelling Artisanal Denim–And A Story Of Economic RevivalOne Boston Marathon Bomb Packed Inside Metal Pressure Cooker: ReportForensic Artist Proves Women Literally Don’t Know Their Own BeautyKickstarting: “Cyanide & Happiness” Breaks Records, TV-Or-Bust MentalityHow Facebook Did UX Testing For Facebook Home (With Fewer Than 60 People)Your Supermarket Meat Is Covered In Antibiotic-Resistant BacteriaHP Will Embed Leap Motion’s 3-D Gesture Control In Select DevicesShould You Be Eating Like A Caveman, Or Has Your Stomach Evolved?NPR Twitter Accounts HackedTo Boost Internal Innovation, Ericsson Thinks Inside The BoxesYou Are Now Free To Move About the Galaxy: Airline Contest Sends You To SpaceAn Enormous Floating Array For Cleaning Up The Ocean, Designed By A College KidA Single Flower To Mark Each Spot Of Homophobic AbuseLarge Earthquake Strikes South-East Iran, Disrupts As Far As India And The United Arab EmiratesA Glowing Message Of Hope For BostonMarilyn Monroe, Vodka, And Lolita: The Images Of “Original Mad Man” Bert SternMesmerizing GIF Prepares Your Eyes To Take In “Bioshock” Optical IllusionsThe 10 Fastest Growing Megacities In The WorldAt 17, Getting A License For A Self-Driving StartupMicrodonation Platform Flattr UnFavorites Twitter Over API DisputeFacebook’s Sheryl Sandberg: Mobile Advertising Is As Important As TVYouTube Launches Spotlight Page For Boston Explosion VideosCory Booker’s #Waywire Gets New Video Tools, Partners With CollegeHumor, HuffPost LiveKobo Launches The Aura, A High-Definition, High-End E-ReaderBoston Marathon Blast: Three Dead As FBI Hunts For CluesTwitter Talking To Viacom And NBC In Order To Put More TV Content OnlineThe Modern Tool In Terror Investigations: Your Phone3 Ways To Tackle Your Procrastination ProblemHow To Tell If Your Boss Is A Hopeless Jerk–Or If You Just Can’t Hack ItBig Brother Goes Mobile: Privacy Issues Could Hinder Facebook HomeNetworking Tips For The Well AdjustedWhy You’re Always LateWhat The Pinterest Redesign Means For BrandsGoogle Releases Glass Tech Specs, Bans Developers From Using Ads And Charging For AppsMarriage is the Big Career MoveMarriage Is The Big Career MoveEconomists And Innovation Don’t MixTrader Behind Unauthorized $1 Billion Apple Stock Purchase Pleads GuiltyEA To Retire Sims Social, SimCity Social, And Pet Society Facebook GamesWhat If Every iOS App Cost At Least $10?Watch: A Simple Rig Turns Paper Into A Touch ScreenThe “Lean” Way To Measure Product-Market Fit10 Inspiring Type Designers From A New GenerationTwin Explosions, “Blood Everywhere” At Boston Marathon Finish LinePulitzer Prize Winners AnnouncedThe Gumption To Charge: How To Set A Fair Price For Your AppWhy Don’t We Have Stronger Gun Laws? Because We Already Think We DoAn Ingenious Music Video Comprised Of Crowdsourced CursorsSimon & Schuster, NYPL Enter E-book Lending DealOMGPOP Founder Debuts New Startup, PicturelifeSimon & Schuster, NYPL Enter E-book Lending DealBrazil Offering Foreign Startups Visas, FundingCourt: Can Human Genes Be Patented?Pentagon Quietly Backing CISPAApple Duped By Workers At Chinese iPhone DistributorWhat Happens When You Replace Food Aid With Cash Payments?Iron and Wine Video Mixes Hand-Painted Watercolor and Stop-Motion AnimationCiti Bikes Opens Applications For Its NYC Bikeshare Program5 Schools Making STEM Education Fun For KidsFord Channels Real Tweets Into “Random Acts of Fusion” CampaignDemo Of The Day: Simple, Light Screencasting By PensieveThe Story Behind CubeSensors: Building Hardware For iOSLook Away, And This iPhone App Pauses Your VideoThis Battery Can Send A Car 1,000 Miles On Just Air, Water, And A Lot Of AluminumWhat’s So Hard About Building Cloud Storage Software?A Detroit Love Story In PicturesIt’s “Elementary”: Your Guide To The Many Pop Culture Faces Of Sherlock HolmesIf A Banker Is Lying, This Suit Will Suddenly Turn TransparentBreaking With NRA, Powerful Gun Rights Group Backs Background ChecksWhy KFC Went Bone-FreeThe World Needs 1.8 Billion Jobs–But What If They Already Exist?What Drives Journalists To Put Themselves In Danger To Document Disasters?Forget GDP: The Social Progress Index Measures National Well-BeingSay It Out Loud: How David Sedaris Makes His Writing BetterFind Out Where You Rank On The List Of The World’s Richest PeopleDish Offers To Buy Sprint For $25.5 BillionUPDATED: New Details On Bill Gates’s $5 Billion Plan To Film, Measure Every TeacherCounter Intelligence: Taking On Counterfeiters, One Pair Of Underwear At A TimePsy’s “Gangnam Style” Follow-Up, “Gentleman,” Gets 58 Million Views This WeekendEric Schmidt Calls For Miniature Drone RegulationBad Leadership Is Mostly Just ImmaturityA New Way To Look At Optimism’s Role In SuccessWork BFFs Help You Get Ahead; Here’s How To Make And Keep ThemBusy Is The New LazyCrowdsourcing Product Names Results In A Bunch Of Terrible Product NamesWhy Maintaining A DIY Ethos Can Endear Customers To Your BrandWhy Clearly Communicating Purpose Is The Most Important Leadership SkillNews Flash: Your Emails Are Offending EverybodyInside Jenna Lyons’ OfficeFollow The Money: Does Wealth Lead To Innovation?Meet The Tech Duo That’s Revitalizing The Medical Device Industry10 Creativity Tips From J.Crew CEO Mickey DrexlerHow Jenna Lyons Transformed J.Crew Into A Cult BrandAndrew Mason On How To Deal: From Founder To Ex-Groupon CEOBill Gates On Education: “We Can Make Massive Strides”Form Labs’ Form1: A 3-D Printer For Designers and EngineersHigh-Tech Cameras Fight Back In A Smartphone WorldNest Creator Matt Rogers Reviews Five New Sensor GadgetsSemaphor Dominoes Bring A Whole New Style To The Dotted BricksFast Fixes May 2013Vevo Announces MTV-Like Internet Music Channel, Vevo TVWhite House Gets Techy with Non-ProfitsConference Calendar May 2013Why We Still Don’t Have Jet PacksThree Reasons Why Melbourne Is The Best Tech Hub Home For Artsy AussiesWhat Are You More Likely to Remember: A Facebook Update or a Jane Austen Quote?How Three Companies Are Repackaging Their Food To A Fresher CrowdBrain Science: Why Entrepreneurs Are More Flexible ThinkersThe Growing Unpopularity Of .Com DomainsHow Shelf Placement Can Affect Your Brand’s SuccessABBA Songs That Double As Money-Making InspirationFive Keys Needed To Successfully Market A HolidayTo Protect Against Weather and Security Brinks, These Data Companies Take Their Servers UndergroundThe Recommender: Reshma Saujani, Tiffany Shlain, David Noel And More On What They’re Loving This MonthState Swap: Two Entrepreneurs Switch Startup ScenesWhat’s Hot In Alaska: Why The Frigid North Is Becoming The New Home For Rising StartupsWhat’s Growing in South Dakota? Why Recent Grads Are Choosing To StayStartup Density: Life Among (And Away From) The CrowdHow West Virginia And Oklahoma Are Rising From The Bottom With Guidance And SupercomputersA Sunny Outcome: Why Florida’s Startups Are Soaring HighThe United States Of Innovation: Ranking The States (And A District) For InnovationWhen It Comes To Sharing Startups, The Airbnb Model Doesn’t Work For EveryoneUsing Data To Treat Cancer And Drive InnovationCami Anderson And Zuckerberg, The Unlikely Duo Behind Newark Schools’ RevitalizationSmart Talk: Soundcloud and Vevo Discuss The Future Of Mobile And SoundStageIt Founder And CEO Evan Lowenstein Lets Performers Play On Their Own TermsGregory Lowe and SongBooth Harbor Creativity With 30-Second Video KaraokeMichelle You’s Detour Brings The Bands To Your Neck Of The WoodsIan Rogers Of Daisy On The Industry’s Reluctant Acceptance Of Subscription ServicesFrom The Editor: GeekapaloozaHow My First Visit To TED Restored My Faith In The FutureWho’s Mobilizing? Tell Us Who We Should Be CoveringMore Details Of Twitter’s Music Service Emerge Via Leaked Site CodesEight-Minute TurboTax Glitch Causes Panic For Taxpayers On TwitterHey Apple, Microsoft Is Working On A Watch. Scared?The Counselor: How Rachel Rodgers Built Her Virtual Legal PracticeHow A Young Community Of Entrepreneurs Is Rebuilding Allows Users to Sell Used Digital GoodsA Coffee Table Designed By Your DNAWatch: A Hilarious Look At The Future Of Rejection (NSFW Language)Real-Time Frameworks That Are App-ifying The WebI’m From The Future. You Should Go To China.Hiring Brilliant Women Engineers Starts With The Job ListingHow To Design Retail Apps For The iPad-Native GenerationMark Zuckerberg Co-Stars With A Screaming Goat10 Most Popular Stories Of The Week: Google Glass, PETA Drones, And MoreLaurene Powell Jobs Appears On “Rock Center”Laurene Powell Jobs Appears On Rock CenterPossible Dish, T-Mobile Merger On The HorizonWindows Update Causing Users Some Major ProblemsDish Is Said to Approach Deutsche Telekom About T-Mobile BidTimeline Guru Nicholas Felton Is Leaving FacebookMeet the World’s First Publicly Traded HumanAmazon’s Customer Service Secret? Automatic RefundsAmazon Automatically Refunding For Bad StreamingWindows Security Update Actually Destroys Windows 7: ReportsBlackBerry To Ask Regulators To Probe Report On ReturnsGet Buzzed Over This Crazy Coffee ArtDodgers Lose Greinke, Win Twitter WarGoogle Purchases Knight Foundation-Backed Startup BehavioWhat The Facebook-HTC Deal Reveals About Zuckerberg’s Mobile StrategyDefiance: The Agony and Ecstasy of Codeveloping An Integrated TV Show-Game ExperienceNRCC Puts Out Political Attack Ad Against Elizabeth Colbert-Busch On VineNRCC Attacks Elizabeth Colbert Busch With A Vine AdFacebook Chatheads Now Available On AndroidDemo Of The Day: Creating Beautiful Charts Using Web StandardsMarketing Fail of the Day: “Matilda” Ad Team Is Looking for a Few Good ReviewsFacebook Offers Chatheads For Android PhonesNeed To Grow Your EdTech Startup? Edtech Incubators Are Popping Up Everywhere4 Sidesplitting, Heartbreaking YouTube DoGooder Video WinnersUber Is Planning To Compete With Lyft, SideCarIf You’re Going To Instagram Your Food, At Least Help End Hunger In The ProcessThe Matrix Returns In A New Campaign For GEVodafone Tugs At Your Heart Thingies With A Look At Everlasting LoveKickstarting: Molly Crabapple Versus The EstablishmentHyperlapse Tool Takes Google Street View For A RideCrossFit-Like Workout Now Available In App Form (Corrected)The World’s First Solar-Powered Helicopter Takes FlightApple Settling iPhone Class Action Suit For $53 MillionThe DDoS Protection SquadIn The Wake Of “Accidental Racist,” Here’s Someone Who Can Definitively Answer, “Yo, Is This Racist?”Glowing Gas Stations Transform Dying Car Infrastructure Into ArtGoogle’s Plan To Fight Human Trafficking With Big DataNASA Previews Its Asteroid-Capturing MissionObama Weighs In On North Korea SituationHow To Tell If You’re Creative (Hint: You Might Be A Bit Of A Jerk)This New Library Of The Future Brings You Your Books Via RobotWork Mode: The Writer Behind “Dark Knight” And “Man of Steel” On Multitasking, Meditation, And Using Your Good IdeasThe Football Association Votes To Bring Goal-Line Technology To The English Premier LeagueGoal-Line Technology Coming To Premier League Soccer Next SeasonU.K. Government Investigates Unfair In-App Purchases Aimed At KidsHalf Man, Half Ape Human Ancestor Constructed From Remains Found In South AfricaClay Christensen On What Your Business Can Learn From DivorceTop Programmers Are Getting Agents–Should You?The Power Of The Underdog: How Companies Can Stay Scrappy Amid Huge SuccessCan Big-Box Stores Fight Showrooming With Celebrity Brands?6 Key Issues Facing Association LeadersYour Personal Brand Is More Than Your Follower CountSteal Like Picasso: How Outside Inspiration Can Fuel True InnovationFor Some Brands, Creativity Comes But Once A YearApple May Be About To Launch An “iRadio” Music Streaming SystemWhat Would Foursquare Look Like If It Had Been Founded By A Woman?Take A Look Inside Warby Parker’s New NYC Flagship StoreLinkedIn Announces It Has Bought News Aggregator Pulse For $90 MillionLinkedIn Announces Acquisition Of News Aggregator Pulse For $90 MillionRumor: Apple Close To Signing With Record Labels For Music StreamingTwitter’s Music Service Poised To LaunchTwitter Is About To Launch A Music ServiceFlipboard Added 3 Million Users In The Past Two WeeksRebranding A CPA Company, Just In Time For April 15Flipboard Has Added 3 Million Users In The Past Two WeeksMore Layoffs At Electronic ArtsWhat Venture Capital Needs Now: Serious Brand ThinkingEA Lays Off EmployeesWinklevoss Twins Investing Heavily In BitcoinThis App Is Expanding 311 To Create A Robust Community-Engagement Platform For PhiladelphiaWinklevoss Twins Heavily Investing In BitcoinsMark Zuckerberg Launches Immigration Lobby GroupApple’s New Technology Partners: What Developers Need To KnowTaylor Swift Shows Her Songwriting Process In New Diet Coke SpotHow Work BFFs Make Your Employees More Engaged–And Your Company More ProfitableNew Google Tool Plans Your Digital AfterlifeTumblr Is TumblingWhy Longevity Does Not Necessarily Equal Great Corporate CultureFox News Beaming Coupons To iPhonesOn Mandatory Paid Sick LeaveBig Data Jobs Around The Nation (And What They Pay)Bluekai Inks Major League Baseball DealSilicon Valley Immigration Reform Group Launches WebsiteGaming Companies Hit By CyberattackPlant a Tree; Lower the Crime RateGoogle Creates Digital Will And TestamentSandy Retired By World Meteorological OrganizationSandy Retired By World Meteorological Turntable’s Friend-Powered Radio AppBitcoin Exchange Halts Trades After Currency DropsDouble Sweet: A Record Case Made Of Pure White SugarActor Jeffrey Wright Is Trying To Create A Sustainable African GoldmineAdding Competition Increases Chances You’ll Lose WeightA Platform To Order Fish Directly From The Ocean, So Your Fish Is What You Think It IsJay Z Releases New Single “Open Letter” On SoundCloudMessaging App Kik Surpasses 50 Million UsersHow Startup Culture Is Transforming PhilanthropyHunky Plumbers Are Coming To Snake Your Drain In The Liquid-Plumr “House Call Sweepstakes”Red Bull Accelerates Music Startups With Red Bull AmplifierPhilippe Starck Unveils A Stingray-Thin Plastic Sofa3-D Holographic Nike Frees Appear On The Streets Of EuropeThe Ultra-Popular App That Has Convinced Doctors To Give Their Services For FreeHow Foursquare Could Tell You Where To Find HappinessOne In 10 Teens Who Liked Facebook Last Year Have Changed Their MindThis GPS Armband Sends Out Alerts If Aid Workers Are KidnappedCan Google Glass Find A Killer App For $50K?Trying To Solve Albuquerque’s Sprawl By Building A Development The Size Of ManhattanNeil LaBute’s Equivocally NFSW Movie PosterGoogle’s Apps, Chromebooks Central To Malaysia’s Educational ImprovementsMalaysia’s Schools Go Googly-Eyed For Google Apps And ChromebooksSamsung Creates The Biggest Phone In The WorldBuilding An “Engine” To Power Any Prefab Solar House You’d LikeMicrosoft Creative Director Resigns After Bashing New XBox On TwitterHow Oakley Got Bubba Watson Behind The Wheel Of A Hovercraft Golf CartAmazing Photos Of Earth From Above, From Canada’s Tiny Space ProgramBehind “iSteve,” The Most Intentionally Funny, Least Accurate Steve Jobs BiopicMicrosoft Creative Director Adam Orth Out After Twitter War Over Xbox’s “Always On” FeatureHacker Shows How To Attack An Airplane’s Systems–Using A PhoneEgypt’s Mohamed Morsi To Reply To Daily Grievances On TwitterCoder Demonstrates Hacking An Airplane Using An Android PhoneVenture Capital Clubs Together For The Glass Collective, As Developers Prepare To Receive Their Google Glass Explorer EditionThe Critic, The Mouseketeer, And The Iron Lady: Three Giants In Personal BrandingWhen It Comes To Marketing, You Are Not Your CustomerFinding A Fountain Of Youth For Your Aging ProductsIs Your Company Going Into Innovation Debt?3 Ways To Ensure An Excellent Product, From The Man Behind America’s Best BurgersCreative New Ways To Land Your Dream JobDoes Technology Change The Ethics Of Marketing To Children?Why Messaging Could Be Mobile’s Killer AppRobert De Niro Extols The Virtues Of Vine Ahead Of Tribeca Film FestivalGoogle Glass Explorer Edition Shipping To Developers Next MonthBringing New Hope, Through BrandingApp Makes Selling Stuff Online As Easy As Buying ItNASA To Capture And Study An AsteroidNASA To Capture And Study AsteroidHappy Birthday Gmail!A Closer Look At Twin’z, Renault’s Trippy Nature CarPC Sales Drop 14%Facebook Opens The Door To Dislikes, With EmoticonsAn Actual Use For Spent Nuclear Fuel: Keeping Us HealthyCybercriminals Hack Into FactoryCybercriminals Hack Into FactoryThe Life Of Steve Jobs, Rendered As An Old-School Mac DesktopHappy At 100: Exquisite Portraits Of CentenariansEnding Slavery: The Billionaire’s Club InnovationsFox vs AereoU.S.A. Ranked #9 For Information TechnologyEmployees are A Bit Like ElephantsGE Is Opening Its Patent Library To Spark InnovationMTV, Facebook Pair Up For MTV Movie AwardsDemo Of The Day: See The World With Google Street View Hyper-LapseFormer JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson, In His Own WordsHow The Technology Behind Airport Scanners Can Reveal Hidden Ancient ArtGE Offering Thousands Of Its Patents In Exchange For InnovationDetails Leaking Out About Google BabelMozilla CEO Gary Kovacs to Step DownWhat’s The Secret To Design Innovation? Extreme ImmersionHow An Ingenious App Hooks You On Drawing Pics Of StrangersWill The iPad-Native Generation Be A “Rude Awakening” For Retail?A Bacteria Hidden In Our Guts Might Be Causing All Our Heart DiseaseMedium’s New Collaborative Publishing Feature Encourages Authors To Create Better Things, TogetherPentagram Redesigns The Chess Set For A RebirthLook At Muffin Gal And Prancing Yogurt Gal In This Spot That Skewers “Women’s” AdvertisingMarc Newson’s House Makes Me As Giddy As A School GirlFacebook Brings More Hyper-Targeting Options To AdvertisersWatch The Exponential Growth of CollaborationHow One Do-Gooder Startup Is Using Storytelling To Get People To Care About Its BrandThis Is How You Master The Email IntroductionAmtrak Just Had The Most Riders In A Month EverNetflix Teases Arrested DevelopmentDo Tablets Impede Kids’ Ability To Be Self-Reliant?4 Out Of 5 Dentists Aren’t As Psychotic As This One: Newport Film Festival Promo Will Only Increase Your PhobiaStreet Artist JR Creates iPad App to Help You Track Down His WorkWatch This Creepy Robot Jellyfish SwimJust the Facts, Ma’amHow James Nares Made an Amazing Work of Art by Slowing Down New York City5 Ways To Partner With a Huge Corporation Without Losing Your SoulThe Killer Feature Every Cloud-Based App Should HaveThis Office Chair Is A Swing! Now Get Back To WorkThe Men Of Grindr, Painted In Quaint WatercolorsPalm Patents Among Those Apple Just Spent $10 Million To AccessSocial Network “Phoneographers” Go Pro In Soccer’s FA CupThe League Of Intrapreneurs: 4 Changemakers Making A Difference Inside Big CompaniesA Beer Brand That Evokes The TheaterTastes Like Cricket: Designing A Delicious, Insect-Based Food SystemTurning Big Data Into Smart Data: 5 Lessons For Marketers From The Obama CampaignSouth Korea Ups Its Alert Status As It Accuses The North Of Last Month’s Cyber AttackReport: Senators Reach Deal On Gun Background ChecksPolice Search Samsung’s Offices In OLED Industrial Spying ProbePolice Search Samsung’s Offices In OLED Industrial Spying ProbeTumblr Breaks Up Its Storyboard Editorial TeamReading Between The Lines Of Mark Zuckerberg’s Vision StatementFor Solutions To Complex Problems, Work On Your Listening SkillsWhy Your iPhone Addiction Is Snuffing Your CreativityHow Social Media Is Reinventing Customer ServiceThe Hidden Monopoly Behind All Those Whizbang New Ways To Pay For StuffPandora For Pants: Are Personal Shopping Services The Future Of Retail?Loafing Online Can Be A Valuable Part Of A Productive WorkdayRumors Abound Of Yahoo And Apple’s Growing Partnership Over iPhone Data ServicesRumors Of North Korean Missile Launch As South Korea Ups Threat Level To ‘Vital’Ron Johnson’s 5 Key Mistakes At JC Penney, In His Own WordsWhy You Should Test Your App On Drunk PeopleFoursquare Rethinks iPhone App To Focus On Search, DiscoveryBoeing 787 Dreamliner Passes TestNew WikiLeaks Diplomatic Cables: Searchable