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Niels Diffrient, A Pioneer Of Ergonomic Seating, Dies At 84Yahoo Search Results Get A MakeoverThese Traditional-Looking Quilts Are Made Of Film StripsEdward Snowden Doesn’t Have a BA–Why That’s the Future of the Tech IndustryHuggies Gives Dads A Kick–And A Taste Of PregnancyNew York Has A New $20 Billion Plan To Protect Itself From The Next Super StormWhat 5 Dots In iOS 7 Reveal About A Decade Of Apple Design StrifeA Vaporous Folly Built Of Steel And Architectural IngenuityA Photographer Turns Dubai Into A Ghost CityHow To Get The Best Features Of OS X Mavericks Right NowHow A Painting From 1925 Inspired Ford’s Customer-Focused FutureHow Film Accelerator CineCoup Mashed Film and Tech To Create a New Moviemaking ModelA Low-Tech Test Using Only Vinegar Could Save 72,000 Women A YearCan This App Convince You To Stop Smoking (And Make Better Decisions)?Destination Reached: Google Buys WazeThe Following Is Not Based On Actual Events: “Supposed Histories” Ventures Into Unreal StorytellingFruit Snack GoGo squeeZ Addresses Playfulness Deficit With New CampaignReport: One In Three Adult Americans Have A TabletWith Xbox One Deal, Twitch Becomes SportCenter For Video Game MVPsAirbnb Announces Tool To Shelter Disaster VictimsAn App To Capture Your Grandma’s Life StoryMicro-Apartments Aren’t New, They’re Just Usually Illegal And AwfulUpdate: Princeton Campus Reopens after Bomb ThreatThe State-of-the-Art in Digital Content: End-to-End Content for Hellmann’s 100th Anniversary CelebrationWork Like A Sprinter, Forget Facebook, And Go Outside: How To Feel Better Getting Stuff DoneApple Gives Boost To Twitter #Music Via iTunes Radio StationJigglevision: Send Secret Messages With Jell-OSeattle’s Urban Food Forest Is Open For ForagingAn Ingenious Button-Down Shirt With A Hidden Microfiber ClothOne Million Bones Brings Genocide To Washington, D.C.Why A Bridge Made Of Shampoo Bottles And Milk Jugs Could Be Better Than One Made Of Steel And ConcreteTravel Posters Promote 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Faire, Launches French EditionRussia “Considers” Giving Asylum To NSA Whistleblower Edward SnowdenWhy You Should Tweet Your Way Into A Career-Changing Mentor’s HeartBryan Cranston Wins Best Drama Actor Second Year In A Row At Critics’ Choice AwardsHow Your Brand Can Create, Track, And Learn To Love Big ContentTo Be Entrepreneurial, You Must Learn From Successful EntrepreneursLess Archie Bunker, More Jay Pritchett: The GOP’s Re-Branding RecipeWhy Do We Think We Don’t Sleep Enough?Twitter Is Just A Giant Office, So Know How To Navigate It6 Ways To Secretly Sabotage Your Job InterviewMoshing At The Movie TheaterScientists Say Controlling A Robot With Your Mind Is Like Riding A BikeAstronaut Superstar Chris Hadfield Announces His RetirementArianna Huffington Loves Fleet Foxes And Other Musical Inspirations Revealed In Spotify’s Cannes PlaylistA Mirror That’s A Touching Tribute To Sandy VictimsFour Android App Design Guidelines You Should BreakBringing The Power Of Advertising To Giving BackSee Apple’s Remarkable Evolution From iOS 6 To iOS 7How Wendy’s Uses Social Listening To Make Better DecisionsPussy Riot Doc Looks At The Punk Rocking Women Behind the MasksLululemon CEO To Resign12 Things That The New Mac Pro Inescapably Reminds Us OfE3: What You Need To Know From Microsoft, Sony, And NintendoJoin Us To Hear About The Future Of EducationYou Can’t Improve What You Don’t MeasureTo Celebrate 150 Years, Perrier Re-Issues Warhol DesignsHillary Clinton Joins Twitter, Has Best Bio Of All TimeSilicon Valley And The Intelligence AgenciesJapan Unveils Levitating 300 MPH Train, Powered By MagnetsE-Cigarettes Maker Njoy Gets $75 Million Funding, Some From Sean ParkerA Simple Solution For Buying Better Food While You’re Shopping In The SupermarketWhy Frustrated Apple Developers Need AltWWDCThe Web Is Getting Better So Fast That Apple’s Brand New OSes Look BrokenHow to Use Creativity to Get People to ActMicrosoft Recovers Lumia 920 Lost On A BusChances Are You Won’t Finish This ArticleWhy Patent Trolls’ Greatest Threat To Innovation Is InvisibleNSA’s Massive Utah Data Center Won’t Employ AnalystsGet An Animation Lesson From A Master With The NFB’s New AppInvestigating The Dark Side Of The Internship EconomyThe Best Of Apple’s WWDC Keynote: iOS 7 Overhaul, OS X Mavericks, MacBook Air, And Mac ProHow Proper “Dogfooding” Might Have Saved Facebook HomeCisco And iRobot Team Up On A Bot That Lets You Remotely Hang Out In The OfficeFinding Hidden Faces In Google Earth’s Landscapes29 Portraits Showcase The Beauty Of Canadian MothsHomeless-By-Choice Entrepreneur Is Launching His Startup From The WoodsNeil Patrick Harris Literally Jumps Through Hoops in Tony Awards Celebration of SizeYour Indie, DIY Guide To Creative Book MarketingKiehl’s Enlists Captain America To Prove Real Men MoisturizeApple’s WWDC: What To Expect6 Israeli Startups To Watch As Google Reportedly Buys Waze For $1.3 BillionRelentless Monetization: The Moneyball Approach To Fighting PovertyA Is For API: The ABCs Of Modern Creativity, IllustratedYO Sushi’s Drone Tray Serves Customers Meals With A Stunt On The SideWhere The Wild Doodlers Are: Google Celebrates Maurice Sendak’s BirthdayWhy Jony Ive Is Flattening iOS 7Vine Surpasses Instagram In Twitter SharesSony Releases New Google TV Box With Microphone, And Soon We’ll All Be Talking To Our TVsNASA’s Opportunity Rover Discovers Clay Minerals In Mars RockHow Do You Deal With A Sucky Job?Are Brands Required To Market To Everyone?3 Motivational Mind Tricks Designed To Power ProgressHow “Talent Clusters” Will Help You Win A Sustainable FutureTimeless Leadership Lessons From Alvin Johnson, His Stand Against The Nazis, And Decisiveness Under Pressure4 Reasons We’re Still Obsessed With Money, And 1 Loud Call To Quit ItTracking: Google’s $1.3 Billion Purchase Of Social Navigation App WazeIn “Gun Rack,” Invisible Artist Liu Bolin Finds a New Hiding PlaceEdward Snowden: NSA Whistleblower Comes ForwardRoboRoach: A $99 Creepy-Crawly Cyborg You Control With Your PhoneMark Zuckerberg: “We Hadn’t Even Heard Of PRISM Before Yesterday.”The Future Perfect’s Debut Collection Is All Grown-UpJust Because We Have Fossil Fuels, Doesn’t Mean We Can Burn ThemNot Your Average Pizza Joint: This Roman Resto Oozes StyleObama: We Need A List Of Overseas Targets For CyberattacksYouTube Founders Avos’ Is Creating New Video ToolsOffice Art Doesn’t Have To Be A Snoozefest. If You Want To Become A Hothouse Of Creativity, Hang Your Walls With Everything From The Cheeky To The ConfrontationalWebsites Can Now Push Notifications Straight Into Mac OS 10.9 and iOS 7 (We Think)Anonymous Leaks PRISM DocsBags Made From Conveyor Belts Move Your Stuff In StyleBIG Unveils Its Plan For LEGO’s New “Experience Center”Are You Okay With The NSA Having A Data Dump Of Your Emails?How The NSA Tracks America’s Phone CallsHow The NSA Can Read Your GmailAi Weiwei Brings 150 Tons Of Rebar To VeniceTracking: The NSA’s Secret Surveillance ProgramsAdobe Ambushes Pedestrians With Real-Time PhotoshoppingA Food Sharing Club To Help The Elderly And VulnerableIf You Watch One Jaw-Dropping Polish Animation Trailer Today, Make It This OneHow Upworthy Used Emotional Data To Become The Fastest Growing Media Site of All TimeHow SAG-AFTRA Navigated ChaosObama On NSA Surveillance: “Nobody Is Listening To Your Telephone Calls”Infographic: Where Will A Map Of The Smiths’ Discography Take You?Gift Your Friends Your Parking Spot When You LeaveHow Naughty Dog Reinvented The Apocalypse For “The Last Of Us”Takes Of Extreme Creativity: How To Make A Backpack For A DragonflyThe Recommender: Chris Dannen, Tech Editor And Foosball FanaticWhat’s Great Art Doing In These Ugly Rooms?Turn Up The iRadio: Sony Said To Sign Up For Apple’s Streaming MusicWalmart Shareholders’ Meeting a Star-Studded AffairFind Out How Much An Appliance Will Really Cost By Learning Its Energy Use–Before You BuyFinally, Three Ways To Automate iOS App TestingJ.C. Penney Hires Therapist To Boost Employee MoraleAmazon Launches Storyteller Tool To Help Writers Create Movies5 Ideas For Improving Global Food Security, From University StudentsFrom Brooklyn To Belfast, Amazing Pics Of Makeshift SkateparksFacebook Makes Ads Look Like Friend Posts, Drops Many Ad ProductsThe Beauty Of New York City’s Giant New Subway TunnelSchool Of Rock (And Content Marketing): 5 Lessons From The Red Bull Music AcademyLGBT-Inclusive Policies Lead To Healthier Workplaces And (Possibly) Better Bottom LinesAmazon Kindles Hit China’s Markets At LastCleaning Brand Cif Aims To Disinfect The Filthy Internet For Your KidsThis 16-Year-Old Created A $15 Cell-Phone-Sized Device That Can Detect Cancer, ExplosivesAbsent From NSA Surveillance List, Twitter Gets Applauded For PrivacyPentagram Gives NYC Beaches A Post-Sandy MakeoverThis Chicken Diaper Is A Solution For Messy Urban PoultryUber To Lower Fares On San Francisco UberX Service By 25%New York City’s Bike-Share Hits 100,000 RidesHow To Actually Land An Internship At Google And Turn It Into A JobLivestrong CEO Doug Ulman’s Silver Lining Playbook For His BrandNSA Reportedly Collects User Data From Facebook, Yahoo, Apple, And OthersHow To Fight Pitch FatigueDo You Use Intel Or Intuition? The Psychology Of Tough DecisionsHow Frank Ocean, Warren Buffett, And Other Badasses Deal With Soul-Sucking HatersThe Real Value Of Zagging, While Others ZigWith Chinese Weather Device, Sunnyvale Startup Ayla Forecasts Future For Internet Of ThingsWhat Would You Do With 12 Million Twitter Interactions In A Single Day?Do What You LoveA Hot Water Bottle That Pokes Fun At America’s Gun ObsessionSoon You May Unlock Your Devices By Making A Funny FacePlay The Part Of A Nefarious Data Dealer And See Our Privacy-Free Future Up CloseA Spoon That Doubles As An iPad StylusA Rare Peek At The Guidelines That Dictate Google’s Graphic DesignHow Do You Develop A Brand Around Doing Good Business?10 Most Popular Stories Of The Week: Uncool Apple, Functional Ads, And MoreHow Technology Helped Track A Wandering CatWhite House Pledges to Bring High-Speed Internet to 99% of U.S. ClassroomsA Surreal Recipe “Book” Made Of Tenuously Balanced IngredientsHarperCollins Launches $25,000 Hackathon In Search Of Book-Discovery AppsApple Files Patent For “IMoney” TechnologyRepublicans Lie More Than DemocratsWhite House Holds Hackathon, Releases 16 New Projects Using Petition APIHow The NSA Monitors America’s Phone TrafficComedy Central’s New Stand-Up App Cracks You Up With CurationNow This Is A Hard-Hitting Anti-Drinking-And-Driving SpotNow Coca-Cola’s Made A Bottle Of Ice. Ice, Baby!Monsanto Declares Defeat In European MarketLessons In Humility From A Hollywood SurvivorHow Pink And Blue Became Gender-SpecificArt That Exposes Weird Glitches In Google MapsHuman Editors Are Returning To MusicApple Rumor Patrol: Audio Ads In iRadio, Better MacBook Airs, And iOS 7’s New LookConsuming Health-Related News Could Make You Sick (If You Believe It)New Jersey Casinos Given Permission To Ban Google GlassLook Inside Donald Judd’s Home, Studio, And MuseStart With Consumer Behavior And Three Other Ways To Bring Scale To Innovation20-Year-Old Cornell Student and Google Intern Hacks Indian Exams Database“Let’s Try This Again” By Jesus Christ And Other Books That Don’t Exist, But ShouldSelfish, Extravagant (Or Not?) Tech Billionaire Sean Parker Paid Millions So His Wedding Could Destroy The EnvironmentBox Launches $Rev To Pay Developers Based On How Many People Are Using Their AppsThis Mind-Controlled 3-D Printer Generates Creatures From Your Kid’s BrainwavesEmpowering A New Generation Of Tech-Savvy Women By Teaching Them To Code“Now You See Me” Harvard-Educated Magician And Puzzle Maker On Magic As StorytellingSecond-Screen App Zeebox Partners With Bravo To Connect Fans With TV Show StarsMister Rogers Gets Remixed AgainPepsi Reportedly In Talks To Buy SodaStreamTips For Leaving Your Creative Comfort Zone, From A TV Creator Who Went From Blue-Sky To GrittyKnewton to Bring “Smart Learning” To Classrooms NationwideHow A Guerrilla Art Project Gave Birth To NYC’s New Wheelchair SymbolNASA, Chris Hadfield’s YouTube “Oddity,” And Zero-G Tweets: Social Media Lessons From SpaceMicrosoft, Sony Tease Xbox One And PlayStation 4 As E3 Show ApproachesReport: Government Collecting Phone Records For All Verizon CustomersThe 4 People You Need For An Awesome NetworkHave You Rewarded Your Fans Today? 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