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These Amazing Twitter Metadata Visualizations Will Blow Your MindA Gorgeous Screen That’s Also An Elaborate CityscapeExplore the History of Protest Through the Songs It InspiredThe ACLU Explains Kanye West’s Track “New Slaves” On Rap GeniusSee Heroes Like Flash Gordon, Dick Tracy, and Other Pulp Comics Reimagined, Pixar-StyleA Tape Dispenser Designed For One-Handed UseLennon vs. McCartney: Pandora Pits The Two Music Legends Against Each OtherThe Best In Outdoor Creativity: IBM Wins Grand Prix At CannesA Live Bike Counter Shows A City How Many People Are RidingFrom Philippe Starck, The Ultimate Couch For Working At HomeTumblr’s Media Director QuitsInnovation Beyond Advertising: Software Wins New Cannes CategoryHouse Cafeterias Dropping “Meatless Mondays” Under Livestock Industry PressureContently Launches Print MagazineA Look At The Street Art That Spurred A RevolutionKickstarting: An Elaborate Bank Heist In The Heart Of L.A.Apple Makes Siri More Helpful In Potential Suicide SituationsThe 9 Principles Of “Work that Matters”NASA Picks 8 New AstronautsThe New Savvy ShopperHundreds Of Thousands Protest In BrazilBuzzFeed Sued For $3.6 Million By PhotographerThe Link Between Air Pollution And AutismFuturists Don’t Predict The Future, They Drive Us Toward Better OnesForget Fracking: California Should Be Worried About Acid Jobs12 Ideas About The Future Of Media (From New York Times, Digg, and The New School)Other Weird Things You Can Learn From Phone MetadataThe White House Wants You To Help NASA Find AsteroidsKickstarting: This Documentary About “New Yorker” Cartoons Does Not Require a MonocleThere Will Be 11 Billion People On Earth In 2100Digital Natives, Katniss Everdeen, and Exit Strategies: MTV’s Data-Driven Look At Young MillennialsChanneling Oprah, Subblime Groups YouTube Creators Around “Favorite Things”Watch 6 Wondrous Clouds Float Inside Museum WallsThings Get Bloody When Kanye West Goes “Psycho”9 Fake Ads That Push J.C. Penney To Capitalize On One CEO’s PR Blunder (And Get Back On Top)iTunes Radio Is So Good, I Almost Forgot About PingA Prayer For HadoopAre You Our Next Writer/Coder In Residence?U.S. Spy Establishment: We Need To Redo Our MapsDefuse Negativity at WorkDid The Tear Gas In Turkey Cause An Animal Massacre?With $15 Million In Funding, What’s Next For The Team Behind Paper?Holograms Are Coming To The ClassroomPhone Hacking Civil Lawsuit Filed Against News International In U.S.Solar-Powered Public Charging Stations Will Keep New Yorker’s Phones RunningBreaking Down The Difference Between Hotel Prices And Airbnb PricesAT&T Brings Solar-Powered Charging Stations To NYCA Tornado-Stricken City Is Teaching The World How To Build A Disaster-Proof HospitalMeet The Data Scientist: How Hilary Mason Turns Research Into Business SolutionsThe 4 Weapons Of Exceptional Creative LeadersEconomist Steven Levitt On Why Data Needs StoriesTesla To Demo Electric Car Battery-SwappingNYC To Install Free Cellphone-Charging StationsHow Cadillac Designed A ComebackFacebook Promotion Drives Upswing In Organ DonationYahoo Releases User Privacy Statement–On TumblrPresident Obama Defends NSA Spying In Interview With Charlie Rose On PBSThe Case For Losing Your Sales People And Killing Cold Calls Forever3 Ways To Really Put The “Vacate” Into VacationCreate Your Own Charisma–And Supercharge Your Personal BrandWhy Lululemon’s “CEO Wanted” Ad Is Bad For The BrandHow To Completely #Unplug Your Morning RoutineWhat Do You Miss About Life Before The Digital Age?Deliver An Experience That Matters: 3 Steps To Creating Lasting Loyalty In Your CustomersWhen Is The Best Time To #Unplug?Performance Artist Erdem Gunduz Becomes Symbol Of Turkish ProtestsThe Best in Mobile Creativity: Old School Tech Wins Big at CannesYou Are There: Experience a Pro Surfer’s 360-Degree GoPro FootageCan Android’s Dragon Beat Apple’s Siri By Listening Better?Kiip Opens Up Its Mobile Ads Network To Any Brand With New Self-Serve ToolHow David Droga Creates Advertising That MattersA Striking Sculpture Of Used Clothing Questions Our Consuming WaysHow We Made Nature Take Over Fast Company’s #Unplug Feature Using Parallax ScrollingIkea’s Lillön Grill Adds Midcentury Flare To Summer BBQsPink Floyd Comes To SpotifySusan G. Komen Foundation Gets New CEONew York’s Bike Share Is A Pain In The Ass That’s Worth ItThe Apple iPhone Game Controller: More Powerful Than You May ImagineChoose Your Own Sexy Adventure In The Oculus Rift Porn Game [NSFW]Ai Weiwei Creates A Cloudburst Of Wooden StoolsNew Jay-Z Coming Soon, Even Sooner For Samsung OwnersDigg Reader Will Be Available To Everyone June 26Google Is Trying To Give The Entire World Internet Access With High-Flying BalloonsA Decade Before Homework Or SATs, Stress Can Be Harmful To Toddlers, TooTurning Old Kmarts Into Data Centers And Disaster Recovery SpacesWill Starbucks Lose Its Coffee Smell To Fresh Croissants?Fascinating Glitch Art, Made With A Human CanvasEdward Snowden: NSA, FBI, CIA Have Almost Unlimited Access To Phone And Email RecordsSkype’s Video Messaging Officially Hits PCs, Macs, And SmartphonesAmerican Express’s #PassionProject Contest To Kickstart Your HobbiesEdward Snowden: “I Did Not Reveal Any U.S. Operations Against Legitimate Military Targets.”Guys, Who Isn’t Excited For A Facebook RSS Reader?A&E, History Channel, Lifetime Begin Streaming To AndroidBig Day of Supreme Court DecisionsWhy Adding Videos To Instagram Might Not Be A Good IdeaWhy The Script Kiddie Next Door Is Just As Dangerous As A Chinese Government HackerThis 19-Year-Old Self-Taught Developer Will Not Be StoppedWhat It Means When Every Digital Memory Has An AudienceLone Ranger and Tonto Taunt Fans to Find Them in Nationwide Scavenger HuntHow To Prototype Your App With People (Using Mechanical Turk)Eerie Photos Show The Strange Emptiness Of DubaiHoming Pigeons To Live-Tweet Journey Across EuropeWho Will Pick Up Where WordPress Left Off?Local Radio Stations Embracing Targeted AdsYou Can’t Improve What You Don’t MeasureOriginal Content Deal With Dreamworks Is Netflix’s Biggest YetMapping All The Security Cameras That Are Watching YouWhy Images Are Worth More Words Than EverDailyCandy Gets A Content-Intensive RedesignThe 5 Worst Charities In The United States“Hobbit” Actors React To A “Hobbit” Reaction VideoMovie Meltdown, $100 Tickets, And Dream Control: Lucas and Spielberg Forecast The Future Of EntertainmentThe World’s Most Famous Logos, Organized By Visual ThemePolice Use Facial-Recognition Technology On Driver’s Licenses And Other IDs To Aid Crime SolvingGoogle Tackles Online Child Porn With New Image Identification SystemA Million Samsung Phone Owners To Get Jay-Z’s New Album Three Days EarlyU.K. Intelligence Agency Set Up Internet Cafe To Spy On G20 NationsObama Flies In As G8 Summit Kicks Off In Northern IrelandWhy Your Brand Should Like Facebook A Little Less, And Its Own Social Scene MoreDefry Your Burnt Brain: 4 Quick Ways To Unplug In The AfternoonA Leadership Book Author On Why You’re Better Off Reading Fiction For Lasting Lessons#Unplug: The Complete Guide11 Simple Tips For Having Great Meetings From Some Of The World’s Most Productive PeopleThe Recommender: Christina Lee, Vipin Goyal, Katie Finnegan And More On What They’re Loving This MonthConference Calendar July/August 2013Firefox Is Releasing A Phone…The U.S. Postal Service Fights To Survive Under Stifling Government RegulationsR.I.P. Google ReaderBreaking Down The Cost Of Watching Live Sports On CableFloating Solar Panels Or Windmills? Millionaires Weigh In.UnCollege Focuses On The OppositionThe Strength Of Your Voice May Have An Impact On Your SalaryFilms Made In The USA Find More Foreign SuccessGermanwings Makes Flying Cheaper (And Fancy)US V. UK: Who Will Best Capitalize On This Summer’s Celebrity Baby Boon?The Return of the Twinkie, As Imagined By Branding ExpertsThe Eco-Friendly Car Americans Can’t BuyThe Road To Resilience: How Unscientific Innovation Saved Marlin SteelToms Sets Out To Sell A Lifestyle, Not Just ShoesHow Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom Is Making Good On Facebook’s Billion-Dollar Bet8 Ways To Bring Sanity To Your Crazy, Wired LifeAre You A Digital Addict?#Unplug: Baratunde Thurston Left The Internet For 25 Days, And You Should, TooSmart Cars: Fill ‘Er Up With AppsThe Hard Sell At Taco BellA Tale Of Two Netflix: Has The Streaming Giant Bounced Back After Qwikster?Inside Intel: Mike Bell Digs Into The Mobile BusinessNews Corp. Introduces A New Kind Of Interactivity To The ClassroomDiane Von Furstenberg And Jack Dorsey Talk Influences, Parents, And Whether Or Not They’d Make Good EmployeesSmart Talk: Two CEOs On How To Scale The App MarketApp Store Pioneer, Imangi Studios Cofounder Keith Shepherd On Creating A Killer Game App3 Simple Rules For A Successful App From The Cofounder of Camera+How ESPN Brings Big Plays To The Small ScreenHow Smule Chief Product Officer Prerna Gupta Turned iPhones Into Mics, The App Store Into A StageFrom The Editor: Paradoxes Of The Digital AgeImagining The Future Of LifeloggingApple Releases Statement About Customer Privacy In Wake Of NSA RevelationsWhat’s The Most Creative Project You’ve Done At Work This Year?How Silicon Valley’s Obsession With Narrative Changed TaskRabbitTell Us How You #UnplugSignals In The Sky: Google Announces “Project Loon,” Balloon-Powered InternetBizarre Still Lifes Of Food, Rigged Like ExplosivesWhat Happens When Robots Eliminate All Our Jobs?Nuclear Power Is So 20th CenturyDesign Icon: Revisiting The Sticky Lamp, A Light That Sticks To Anything“Jony Ive Redesigns Things” Is The Best Tumblr This WeekFacebook Unveiling New Product On June 20Poor Farmers Swap Fair-Trade Premiums For Ownership Of Their Own Global CompaniesWatch: Molo Makes Ingenious Furniture From Pleated PaperPath Rumored To Be Seeking New Funding At $1 Billion ValuationIn Need Of A CEO, Lululemon Posts A Job DescriptionNeed To Get Focused? First Go AnalogDoes Exercising With Apps Actually Get You Fitter?New Computer Software Can Help Improve Social SkillsCan Activity Streams Save Us From Information Overload?NYC Government Partners With Silicon Valley-Based Social Network NextdoorThe Best Part Of Lomo’s Latest Camera: Building It YourselfIs Costco Secretly A Social Enterprise?Telling Stories For A Cross-Cultural MarketplaceAl Qaeda Distributing Magazine Via Twitter10 Most Popular Stories Of The Week: Hillary Tweets, iOS 7, And MoreWhen You’re Not The Star: What You Can Learn From The Backup SingersWould You Save A Child’s Life Today, If You Could?Spoiler Alert: Find Out If the Film You’re About to Watch Has Any CaninicidesRenzo Piano’s Latest: An Off-The-Grid, One-Person Mobile HomeAmazon Launches Online Store For 3-D Printing SuppliesFDA: Hospitals At Risk Of CyberattackHalf A Million New iTunes Users Join Apple A DayEthical Consumers Fight The Mafia In ItalyInventor Of Oculus Rift: The Future Of Virtual Reality Is Social Networking55-Million-Year-Old Fossils Shed New Light On How Humans Came To Be12 Amazing Miniature Replicas Of Famous Artists’ StudiosWhy The Boom In Enterprise Tech Will Happen In New YorkIs Rubber Cement Seriously The NSA’s Anti-Thumbdrive Strategy?See How a Few Artfully Placed Rubber Bands Can Turn You Into A MonsterTrash Looks Beautiful In These Photos Of Perfectly Arranged Garbage80,000 Bees “3-D Print” A Dewar’s Bottle Out of HoneycombCalculate The Pathetic Amount Your Personal Data Is WorthThe Recommender: Joel Arbaje, Online Photo Editor And King Of SelfiesCan Airbnb, Taskrabbit, And All The Other Sharing Economy Companies Save The Day In A Disaster?From Louis Vuitton To Daft Punk, How Pharrell Williams Is The Ultimate Collaborator5 Ways That Today’s Culture Will Impact Product Designs Of The FutureMobile Roaming Fees To End In Europe In July 2014The Amazing DIY Barricades Of The Turkish ProtestsA LeBron Sleepover And Other NBA Stars As You’ve Never Seen ThemAt Clinton Global Initiative America, A Big Bet On Women Veterans Turned EntrepreneursSugata Mitra Outlines School In The Cloud Idea At TEDGlobalTake A Look At The Guts That Power Google GlassAirbus A350, Boeing’s Dreamliner Rival, Makes Maiden Flight From Toulouse AirportMicrosoft Office Now Available For iPhone, But With LimitationsBMI Sues Pandora Over Radio Music Rights7 Ways To Make Your Startup Stand OutHow Kanye Is So Perplexingly ProductiveGovernment Agencies Routinely Swap Data With Civilian Firms, Says BloombergWhat Davids Can Learn From 3 Examples Of Goliaths WinningWhat’s The Best Career Advice You Ever Got?The True Story Of Amazing Customer Service From–Gasp!–An AirlineTim Ferriss Will Teach You How To Quickly Master Any SkillEddy Cue Admits Apple’s Deal With Publishers Caused e-Book Price RiseGoogle Wins Big In Mobile Advertising, Takes Home Half Of Revenues WorldwideSteven Spielberg and George Lucas Predict Tech Industry Will Cause “Massive Implosion” Of HollywoodPresident Obama Approves Giving U.S. Military Aid To Syrian RebelsAre Retirement’s Days Numbered?Turning Sad Suburban Office Parks Into Mixed-Use DestinationsU.S., Europe: Syria Used Chemical Weapons On RebelsWho Designed iOS 7’s Icons? Apple’s Marketing DepartmentA Smartphone Spectrometer Diagnoses Disease At A Fraction Of The PriceThis Camera Is As Fun As Playing With LegoDavid Simon On The Problem With The NSA “Scandal”Fast Company Is Seeking A Digital Project ManagerZonoff Launches Internet Of Things APIWatch: Apple’s Poetic Statement On Its Design ProcessAn Office System That Turns Every Desk Into A Conference RoomMicrosoft Opening Windows Shops Inside 600 Best BuysCommercial And Industrial Buildings Use Half Our Energy: Let’s Get That Number DownPutin: Russia Today News Network “Cannot Help But Reflect The Russian Government’s Official Position”Report: Rupert Murdoch, Wendi Deng File For DivorceHeineken Is Crowdsourcing Your Best Worst #DadJokesGoogle Visualizes Hot TrendsFoursquare Debuts Time MachineThe U.S. May Be Rich, But It Leaves A Lot Of People HungryGenuine Creativity Is Good For Business–But You Have To Know How To Recognize ItNo One Can Patent Genes, The Supreme Court RulesPhotog Captures The Charm Of Endangered Rest StopsYoung Baseball Fan Throws First MLB Telerobotic PItchKochify the NewsTwitter Analytics Now Open To AllBill McDonough’s Latest Initiative: Helping Companies Cut Down On Packaging WasteTV Startup Boxee Pitching Itself To InvestorsJoy Of Specs: This Unauthorized Commercial For Tic Tac Will Make You Feel FunnyThanks To This Startup, You Can Now Text E.T.The Making Of “The East” And How a Good Collaboration Is Like MeditationWhat It Feels Like To Be Hit With Turkish Tear Gas6 Clues About The Future Of Apple DesignFacebook Opens First International Data Center In SwedenFloome: A Personal Breathalyzer That Plugs Into Your Smartphone60 Ingenious Knot Designs From The “Man On Wire”Creating Meaning In Your Consumption, With The Stories Behind StuffSnapchat Gets A CopycatWhat It’s Like To Be A NSA CyberspyBefore CEO’s Departure, Lululemon Chairman Sold $50 Million In StockBeyond IQ: 5 Ways To Reframe Success And SmartsThe Enormous Opportunity In Educating And Empowering GirlsFlying Bike Has First Successful Test FlightMTV Launches Its Own Digital Content-Creation Lab, MTV OtherFacebook’s Secret To Building Friendships: Many Small InteractionsU.N. Puts Official Death Toll Of Syrian Conflict At 93,000, Real Number Could Be HigherFrench Court Orders Twitter To Hand Over Names Of Racist And Anti-Semitic Tweeters3 Rules Every Entrepreneur Should Live By18 Things CollegeHumor Can Teach You About Content Marketing (And 1 They Won’t)Funny Or Why? 5 Ways Your Brand Can Culture-Jack The Right WayAre You An IDIOT?How I Passed Up A Billion-Dollar Idea–And Lived To Laugh About ItEvernote’s Quest To Become A 100-Year-Old StartupThe Hidden Link Between Breakfast And ProductivityThe “Squiggle” Approach To Finding A Happy, Fulfilling Career PathIs Tim Cook Apple’s Best Leader Ever?Huge Rise In Phishing Attacks On Iranian-Held Gmail Accounts, Says GoogleApple Reportedly Considering Cheaper, Larger, Plastic iPhonesBritish MPs Call On Google To Be Investigated By U.K. Taxman“New Blood” Used To Create iOS 7 And Give Apple A Break With Its PastSnowden: U.S. Has Been Hacking China And Hong Kong For YearsWhat’s The Biggest Mistake You’ve Made In A Job Interview?The Fro-Yo Wars Are Heating Up5 Leadership Lessons From The Fast Company Twitter BotsHigh-Fructose Corn Syrup Is Bad For Everything: It Might Be Killing The BeesI’m Beating The NSA To The Punch By Spying On MyselfInfographic: This Chart Will Turn You Into A White Wine SnobThe Head Of Havas On How Businesses Can Evolve To Do More GoodHow to Turn Institutional Knowledge into Engaging ContentLook, A Table With No Legs!5 Questions Frustrated Facebook Shareholders Posed To Mark ZuckerbergJames Cameron And Eric Schmidt To Hunt For ExoplanetsBelly Announces Facebook, Yelp IntegrationBeautiful Pics Of Trash, Inspired By Botanical DrawingsSony’s New Campaign For PlayStation 4 Promises GreatnessThe Hashtag Hits Facebook, Starting #TodayA Global Invention Lab With One Goal: Stop Climate ChangeWhy Myspace Owners Tim And Chris Vanderhook Think Their New Music-Streaming App Is Bigger (And Better) Than Apple’sA Designer Overhauls The NSA’s Atrocious Powerpoint PresentationWhat Will We Look Like In 100,000 Years? Animé CharactersThe Kind Of App Experiment You’d Only Find In NYCHow I Learned To Build Products People Care AboutA Theater That Plays Only Pirated Movies And TV ShowsSend A Digital Kiss, Courtesy Of BurberryBRINGING COOKIES TO A COCKTAIL PARTYHere Are Some Alternative Uses For The Money You’re Spending On CannesSupreme Court Decision Opens the Doors to A Boom in Synthetic BiologyGreece Becomes First Developed Nation To Be Downgraded To “Emerging” EconomyA Wondrously Simple, Tactile Comic Book For The BlindHave Lunch With Marissa Mayer… For $42,000Netflix To Allow Multiple User Profiles On Single AccountHow to Stay Relevant in a Changing WorldTurkey’s Broadcasting Watchdog Fines Channels For Live-Streaming Gezi ProtestsA Stylish iPhone Case That Shields You From Harmful RadiationThis Is How Much It Costs When Your Employees SmokeGoogle’s Waze Buyout Sends $1.5 Million To Israeli CharityLondon Underground Shows Off Five Tube Maps Made From LegoWhat Happened To $6 Million Worth Of Hair Donations To Locks Of Love?Pimco Predicts A 60% Chance Of Another Global RecessionHands-Free, Voice-Controlled Driving Devices Are DangerousWashington Post Launches PaywallSamsung Takes On Nokia’s Cameraphones With Galaxy S4 ZoomGreek ERT Journalists Ignore State Order To End ProgrammingYour Company Needs An Enemy, And Here’s The Data To Prove ItIn Twitter We Trust: 6 Unexpected Ways Government Is Experimenting With Social MediaHow To Go To Bed The Right WayIdeo’s 3 Steps To A More Open, Innovative MindLooking To Hire Top Talent? There’s A Video App For ThatWhy Transparency Is Your Biggest Untapped Competitive AdvantageAre These The 3 Most Awesome Jobs?Love Burberry? Google Scans Your Lips And Lets You Kiss The Brand Through Your Smartphone