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Why Goody-Goody Companies Go BadGoldieBlox Didn’t Ask For Permission To Use Queen’s “We Are The Champions,” EitherRocking The Vote: Maria Teresa Kumar & Rosario DawsonJust What the Doctor Ordered: An XboxWhy “Full Stack” Marketers Are The Future of Digital BrandingHow Google’s “Deep Learning” Is Outsmarting Its Human EmployeesCan This Little Cube Bring Music Sales Back To Life?Can White Knights Save Winamp From AOL?Forget About Quadcopters And Behold The Flying JellyfishThis “Cucumber Tower” Looks Like Something ElseCould This App For Novelists Score You A Book Deal?Disenfranchisement 2.0: Georgia Online Juror Form Lists “Slave” As A Possible OccupationEmoji Major No. 16: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire In EmojiHomeland Security’s Latest Nuclear Defense System Could Be All of UsThe Race For Insulin Pills, So Diabetics Can Put Their Needles AwayX-Men Conspiracy Theory Implicates Magneto in JFK AssassinationHow Hacker News Rankings Really WorkAllPaws Wants To Be The OkCupid Of Pet AdoptionsInfographic: The Wealthiest ZIP Codes In AmericaThis Student-Made Monster Short Is Pixar-Esque, But Slightly Less Kid-FriendlyThe Ikea Of Bikes Is Ready To ShipUsers Bash Instagram Advertisers In CommentsApple Patents A Lytro-esque Camera For Your Next iPhoneWhy DreamWorks Is Spending $33 Million On YouTube Youth Channel AwesomenessTVWhy “Iron Man 3” Squashed “Iron Man 2,” According To Hollywood’s Data-Whispering Script ConsultantBryan Cranston On How To Collaborate The “Breaking Bad” WayGoogle Tries To Woo More Developers For GlassA Monster Puppy And 9 More Terrifying Creatures Designed By The CGI GodsBritish Invasion: Guardian Newspaper Sets Up Citizen Newsroom In Williamsburg Record StoreMicrosoft Suspends Xbox One Users Who Swear Too MuchU.K. Study Claims Social Media “Turning People Off Sex”Could This Population Of Wild New York City Turkeys Feed The Homeless For Thanksgiving?The Queen Will See You Now: How Bees’ Sense Of Smell Might Soon Diagnose DiseasePeople Who Are Actually Sick Don’t Use High-Tech Health Tracking DevicesAfter The Disaster, Looking For Success Stories In BangladeshSikh Coalition Updates Its Racial Profiling Travel AppJob Opening Hints At An Apple Mobile Payments SystemSee Marge Simpson As The World’s Most Famous Fashion IconsThe Safest Suburb In The World Did It By Ending The Culture Of CarsAn Awesome Map Of All The Characters In “Breaking Bad”Origami-Inspired Cardboard Homeless Shelters, To Help People Get Off The Streets9 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Design ThinkingTest Your Creativity With This Simple Word ExerciseThis Is What Happens When You Give Artists Free Rein To Mess With BarbieAn Alarm Clock That Wakes You Up With A Healthy Dose Of FearWatch Four Street Artists Cover An Entire Warehouse In This Time-Lapse AdHarry’s Knows It’s So Hard To Say Goodbye… To Your Movember MustacheHow “Hunger Games” Producer Nina Jacobson Shepherds Great Stories To The ScreenThere Are 5 Types Of Boredom. 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First, Look InsideWhat’s On The Paper List That Keeps Aaron Levie So ProductiveThe Sharing Economy’s Newest Traveler: The EnterpriseWhy 23andMe Terrifies Health Insurance CompaniesLEEDIR Helps Cops Sort Through Citizen Photos And Videos In The Aftermath Of Terror AttacksWant To Sell More Sweaters? Check The Weather–And Your Multivariate Testing PlatformBuilt-In Livestreaming Is Creating Some Bad Behavior On The PlayStation 4Twitter Makes It Easier for Alcohol Brands to Verify the Age of Their FollowersCelebrities Give Waze Users Driving DirectionsUber Inks Deals with Toyota and GM to Get Its Drivers Better Rates On CarsHaving Fun At Work? It Could Be Bad For Your ProductivityWhy Did Apple Just Pay $360 Million For Microsoft’s Sloppy Seconds?Get a First Look at Sundance 2014 Poster Art, And a Look Back At Art From All 30 FestivalsA Kit To Build Your Own Computer ControlsThe Weinsteins And J.D. Salinger Have a Message For You: Don’t Spoil Our Movie12,000 Places Where You Can Spend Your Bounty of BitcoinsSee The First Recorded Selfie In Human History, Taken In 1839Watch The Hilarious James Franco And Seth Rogen Spoof Of Kanye West’s Inexplicable “Bound 2”Instagram Clichés Become Arthouse CinemaYahoo Ramps Up Its Media Business, Hiring Katie Couric As Global AnchorHow A Backpack That Converts To A Tent Is Tackling HomelessnessBeastie Boys To GoldieBlox: Don’t Fight For Your Right To Use Our SongKevin Garnett Uses Beats By Dre To Block Out The HatersThe New Abnormal In Movies: Why Charm Is Dead, Sequels, Reboots, And Marketing Moguls Rule (And The One Bright Spot)Aaron Paul Is Cooking Something That Starts With M For BushmillsTonight’s SpaceX Launch Is A Big Commercial Space GambitReaders Respond: How Desk Plants Make You ProductiveFrom Blue Man To Everyman: Marketing “Arrested Development” For Fans And NewbiesA Bullhorn Is Broadcasting Sad Tweets In A Forest For the Sake of ArtInfographic: The Chemistry Of ThanksgivingFDA To 23andMe Founder Anne Wojcicki: Stop Marketing $99 DNA Test Or Face PenaltiesDesign-Your-Own Modular Motorola Phones Are One Step Closer To Becoming A RealityThis Airplane Seat Shapeshifts To Your BodyBlackberry Cleans Out Its C SuiteLine App Proves Instant Messaging Is Hot Stuff With Huge User GrowthThe View From These Floating Couches Is Better Than Whatever’s On TVGot Student Debt? 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The Doorknob Could End Up On The Scrap Heap Of HistoryA Slow Boat Down The Hudson To Deliver Local Food And Revive Our WaterwaysHow Architects Turned This Former Set From “The Wire” Into A Training Ground For Tomorrow’s DesignersWith Place Pins, Pinterest Stakes A Claim In The Travel MarketGetting Young Girls Interested In Engineering, With A Little Help From The Beastie BoysImagine A Robot With An Imagination Of Its OwnIconic Films Get Their Names Upworthy-ed Into Feel-Good Viral ClickbaitThis Starship Enterprise Of The Sea Will Launch Its Exploration In 2016The Sharing Economy Lacks A Shared DefinitionWhy Airline Food SucksFind Out Who Sandra Bullock’s Character Was Talking To In That “Gravity” Scene In This Companion Short FilmThe 10 Smartest Asia/Pacific Cities5 Strategies To Break Your Bad Marketing HabitsThe Simplest Way To Know What Everyone’s Doing At WorkTake My Job, Please! 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See The DataThe Wearable Headset That Lets Nurses See Your VeinsThis Real Life Version Of X-Ray Glasses Can See Through Your SkinEBay Marries Brick-And-Mortar With Connected Glass8 Amazing Condom Concepts That Actually Feel Good, Funded By The Gates FoundationIf You’re Going To Do Brand Integration, Make It As Funny As This Show DoesPropeller Keeps Asthmatics Out Of The ER By Harnessing The Internet Of ThingsYou’re Not Alone: Most People Hate Open OfficesGoogle Reveals Its 9 Principles of InnovationThe Firefighter: Killer Apps To Keep You Solving ProblemsThe Lone Wolf: Killer Apps For Flying SoloIs This The Most Epic “I Quit” Email Ever?Watch A Star DJ Drive A Small-Town Dance Floor Wild Using Mixify ClubcastWhy Everybody’s Excited About Tile, The Easy Way To Make Sure You Never Lose Your PhoneHowAboutWe For Couples Fans The Flames After The Match Is MadeHemingway’s Secret To Maintaining Productive MomentumHow The Most Productive People Master Nonstop Travel5 Ways To Transform Your Team Into Rock StarsThe PlayStation 4 Is Stuck In The PastCan This Football Helmet Tech Detect Concussions?The Xbox One Is Microsoft’s Glitchy Vision Of The FutureA Company Still Living The Dream Of American Manufacturing