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The Top 16 Responsible Business Stories Of 2013The Top 14 Bike Stories Of 2013How Facebook Spent The Year 2013The Top 16 Design Stories Of 2013The Best Advice For Working Smarter From Creative And Daring MindsWhat YouTube’s Top 2013 Videos Say About UsKate Spade Reinvents Retail As A Lean StartupDisney’s Mega Video Game To End All Disney Video GamesFamous Corporate Logos, Remade With A Dose Of Shameful TruthVideo: An Animated Explanation Of Why Music Makes You HappyThis Photo Booth Only Snaps Pics When You SmoochThe Top 13 Education Stories Of 2013Most Daring Outlaw Hackers of 2013Haute Fashion Developed From NASA PhotographsHow Privacy Software Improved In 2013 Following The NSA RevelationsThis Smart Workout Gear Will Replace Your Trainer13 Designers On The Best And Worst Gifts They Ever ReceivedCan These Toys Teach Kids Empathy?A Photographic Tour Of The Notorious Hotel ChelseaIs The New Snapchat Brilliant Or Totally Boneheaded?A Replica Of “The Wizard Of Oz” House, Built From ScrapThe Top 17 Cities Stories Of 2013Key & Peele Ascend, Arrested Development Lives, And Breaking Bad Ends: Co.Create’s Best TV Stories Of 2013This Dinner Plate Cleans ItselfGet Depressed Or Move Forward: “Gasland Part II” And The Creative Energy That Comes from Attacking An ObstacleWhat Architecture Schools Get WrongStop Giving Employees Cash BonusesMIT Engineers Invent A Cameraless Tracking System That Sees Through Walls2013: The Year You Wore I.T. WellThe 13 Most Compelling Infographics Of 2013Birdi, The Anti-Pollution Smoke Detector, Tries To Light A Fire On Indiegogo10 Must-Play Video Games Of 201322 Videos We Couldn’t Stop Watching In 2013The 13 Most Important Design Lessons Of 201316 Of The Year’s Coolest Houses (And One Really Ugly One)The Best Art Shows Of 2013How Hitler Tried To Redesign ChristmasThe Top Branding Stories Of 2013The 15 Best Design Essays Of 2013The 10 Best Design Books Of 2013The 16 Best Photo Essays Of 2013The 17 Most Amazing User Interfaces Of The YearThe 21 Best-Designed Apps Of 2013The Top 10 Business Lessons Of 2013See 23 Innovative Christmas Cards From A Legendary Disney AnimatorThe 12 Best Viral Videos Of 2013The 15 Best Music Videos of 2013These Are The Most-Viewed Spoof Ads of 2013Essential Creative Wisdom From Ron Howard, Guillermo Del Toro, Joss Whedon, And 9 OthersFrom Google And Berg, A Superb Concept For Better Video ChattingYou Deserve A House With A Pool On The Roof8 Brilliant Concepts For The Future Of Wearable TechStamp-On Circuits Could Put Your Phone On Your FingerHow MIT Is Hacking Thousands Of Worms To Print BuildingsWhy Aren’t Our Gadgets Still Covered In Wood?How 500 Years Of Weird Condiment History Designed The Heinz Ketchup Bottle5 Ideas Apple Gleefully Stole From Google, Twitter, and MicrosoftThe Unlikely Evolution Of The @ Symbol4 Surprising App-Design Principles, From The Instagram Of Quick QuizzesGoogle’s Dead-Simple Tool For Making UX Decisions: 2 Jars Of Marbles3 Paths Toward A More Creative LifeForget The Mission Statement. What’s Your Mission Question?Designers: Learn To Code! Here’s How To StartThe 8 Steps To Creating A Great StoryboardThe Future Of UX Design: Tiny, Humanizing Details6 Ways To Create A Culture Of InnovationTravel Trends For 2014Traveling Without Moving FastCelebrating FHK Henrion, One Of Britain’s Best Graphic DesignersA Classic Portrait Lens Reinvented For Modern CamerasInfographic: Rock Pictograms Visualize Music Of The Beatles, The Boss, Bowie, And MoreAn iPhone Accessory To Make You Stop Using Your iPhonePhotos of the Year: 2013The Recommender: Jill Bernstein, Fast Company’s Editorial Director (Not Iron Chef Judge)How Your Favorite Movie Directors Would Film Christmas MorningTrippy Clocks That Challenge Your Perception Of TimeThe “Netflix For Books” Business Model, And How It’ll Change The Way You ReadKickstarter Projects We Love That Are Shipping In 2014This Epic Time-Lapse Video Will Make You Want To Drop Everything And Move To CaliforniaA Provocative New Building Where The Berlin Wall Once StoodBlackBerry’s Last GaspCriminals Behind Massive ZeroAccess Botnet Give Up After Microsoft’s CounterattackHey Super Bowl Fans, Ready For Some Blipping? 20 Million Pepsi Cans Feature AR AppAn Energy-Saving Device That Heats People Instead Of BuildingsInfographic: The Meaning Of Life Explained In 95 Simple ShapesSpotiamp Will Keep Winamp Alive ForeverInvestor Tim Draper’s Plan To Make Silicon Valley Its Own StateThis MBA In Public Policy Comes From An Unlikely Source: A Design School7 Gift Ideas For Technophiles Who Don’t Get TechnologyDoorBot Lets You Answer The Door When You’re Not HomeThis Website Helps You Avoid A Holiday Gift FailWhatsApp Now Reaching 400 Million Monthly Users, Says Cofounder Jan KoumSee How Vladimir Putin, Bashar Al-Assad and Kim Jong-Un Are Actually Great PeopleNew Apple Patent Shows The Direction Its Maps Might TakeYou’re Bound 2 Have A Great 2014 If You Follow Kanye’s New Yeezy ResolutionsThe Prettiest Way To Brew Pour Over CoffeeA Shotgun Shell For Blasting Flower Seeds Into Your GardenThe First Adult Product Ever Launched On Kickstarter Isn’t What You ThinkPaying Kids To Do Well On Tests Not Only Works, It Could Improve Their Adult EarningsA Google Street View For Bike Lanes, Now Available In San Francisco And New YorkWhy The Pull-To-Refresh Gesture Must DieThese Mobile Homes Travel By Sled DogFacebook’s New “Donate Now” Button Makes Impulsive Giving Easier Than EverThere Is A Giant Wind Farm Hiding Inside This Supertall SkyscraperA Peek Inside The Homes Of 11 Famous Fashion DesignersThe 2013 Gift Guide: What To Get Creatives (And Those Who Want To Be More Creative)Meet 2013’s Innovation AgentsOCD Allows Ed Loftus To Spend 5 Months On Just One Of These DrawingsNeill Blomkamp On Designing Dystopia In “Elysium”Bobcat Goldthwait On How to Write a Screenplay–Right NowPeople In China Are Getting Photobombed By Smog On InstagramHow Effective Are Paid Hacking Contests?Here Are Pinterest’s Top Pins Of 2013Don’t Hate The Data, Non-SmokersThe Makers Of “You’re Next” On How To Make A Modern Independent Horror MovieNoah Baumbach On Conversational Collaboration And Small Ideas That Don’t Stay SmallTime To Get Something On The Side: 30 Inspiring Passion Projects And Why You Should Have OneMatthew Weiner On Failure And Defiance In “Mad Men” And MoviemakingRobert Rodriguez On Creative Action: “You Don’t Have To Know Anything; You Just Have To Start”How to Write and Produce a Summer Movie BlockbusterThe Most Impressive To-Do List of 2013This Agency Just Disrupted Gift-Wrapping ForeverThe Boston Bruins Mascot Hosted a Very Weird Christmas PartyGorgeous Arctic Resort Totally Puts Your Winter Cabin To ShameA Moving Ode To The Father Of Natural Selection (Nope, Not Darwin)Foursquare Gets $35 Million Worth Of Told-Ya-So’sThe Surreal Digital Paintings Of Ferdi RitzkiyantoWhole Foods Is Dropping Chobani Next YearInside The Making Of The First Google Glass Stop-Motion Film2013, Summarized In One ImageOne Hotel, 88 Different WaysGE Actually Makes Shipping Freight Something You Can Dance ToSkeptical About Amazon Drones? Here Are Some Equally Viable Options For Need-It-Now Delivery5 Ways To Make Hotel Bathrooms Less AwfulCreative Forecast: How Marketing Will Change In 2013Nothing Beats The JBL Synchros S700 Headphones“Google Glass Meets 3-D”: Atheer Opens Presale For Futuristic GogglesShazam’s iPhone App Automatically Hears And IDs Sounds You Might MissMolson Sent Two Guys and A Beer Fridge to Indonesia To Surprise A Friend. Here’s How.The Cars In Iceland Will Be Powered By VolcanoChemicals Found In Fracking Fluid Could Give You CancerThis Ingenious Gates-Funded Tool Could End Backbreaking Rice-Planting LaborMotorola’s Newest Moto X Print Ad Let’s You Change Its ColorsZuckerberg Sells Some Facebook Shares, Gives Nearly A Billion Dollars To CharityWatch The Zombie Apocalypse In LegoThis Little Robot Teaches Preschoolers Basic Programming Before They Can Even ReadThis Anti-Spa Is Built Inside Shipping ContainersThis Elegant Upgrade Will Make Your Bike Smarter, Faster, And More ConnectedDolphin’s New Ultra-Private Browser Is Cool, But It Wouldn’t Have Saved The Would-be Harvard BomberTarget Confirms Security Breach: 40 Million Customer Accounts AffectedWith Advanced Search, Finding Kickstarter Projects Just Got EasierLG Made A Google Chrome-based Desktop, But Who Wants It?Vine Users Can Now Have Their Own Vanity URLsA 3-D Printing Service That Is Actually UsefulWhat Should We Do With Abandoned Airports?People Are Ready For Future Health Tech–But No One Wants A Robot Surgeon“Hatching Twitter” To Be Turned Into A TV DramaThis Stunning Illustrated Battle of the Somme is Not Your Child’s Picture BookReddit User Discovers Her Secret Santa Is Bill GatesHow A Giant Mall Parking Lot Turned Into A Park And A Walkable Community19 Illustrated Haikus That Tell The Story Of How Climate Change Is Ruining The PlanetSeeking To Expand Beyond Languages, Rosetta Stone Looks To Brain TrainingSnow Fail: Do Readers Really Prefer Parallax Web Design?The Healthiest (And Not So Healthy) States In The U.S.Momdoms Bring An Unexpected New Element Into Your Sex Life–Your MomWith a Seed Round Under Her Belt, A Harvard Student Is Dropping OutThe 21 Best Infographics Of 20134 Ways To Recapture The Happiness Of A Snow Day As An AdultWhy Successful People Have So Many Groups Of FriendsWhy Your Brain Can’t Handle An All-Day ScheduleHow To Join The Ranks Of Tech Philanthropists, Even If You’re Strapped For CashThe Trick That Can Double (Or Quadruple) Your Memory5 Critical Mistakes That Can Kill Any StartupIt’s All in Your Head: How To Train Your Brain for Leadership and Better Decision-MakingHow Airbnb’s Founder Conquered The “Trough Of Sorrow” With Enlightened EmpathyBuilding Momentum In China, Streaming Site Viki Inks Deal With BaiduSanta Hilariously Invades Famous Works Of ArtThe Footwear Of The Future Looks Totally GrossSeinfeld Spoofs Car Commercials In These Ads He Wrote For AcuraMessi, Ronaldo And Other Soccer Elites Form Team Earth To Battle Aliens In New Samsung SpotCode Fellows Guarantees $100K Salaries For “Top Bootcamp Applicants”This Is The Playboy Bunny Of Stackable ChairsJust In Time For The Holidays, Presents Covered In VirusesNews App Circa Is One Of The Top Apps Of The YearThe Winning Entry In This Partly Crowdsourced Horror Movie Anthology Is Gross, AwesomeCreativity Gone Wrong: These Engagement Photos Will Make You Question Engagement, Marriage, LifeNintendo Is “Experimenting” With Bringing Games To IOSA Century After Her Death, America’s First Female Architect Gets Her DueWhy Ben Silbermann Keeps Creating New Pinterest AccountsAmazon Launches Storybuilder To Help Screenwriters WriteNokia’s Bizarre New Ad Is Freaking People OutHere’s A Machine That Shows What 3-D Printing Can Really DoAll I Want For Christmas Is… This Non-existent TechnologyWhy Airbnb Turned 50 Of Its Most Popular Listings Into BirdhousesHow A Paris Graffiti Mecca Was Transformed Into An Immersive Digital ExperienceBrand BloodlinesJared Leto On Creativity, Commerce, And Lessons From Surviving A $30 Million LawsuitA Mind-Reading Dog Translator That Just Might Work2014: Probably The End Of The Facebook EraScientists Turn Algae Into Crude Oil In MinutesInfographic: If Social Networks Were MegacitiesThis Apple Alum Wants To Tame Your Insane Photo CollectionCan Audio Journalism Compete In The Age Of Apps?Apple’s Mac Pro Goes On Sale TomorrowThe Next Generation Submarine Will Power Itself Like A PenguinThis Search Engine Plants Trees, If You Can Bear To Give Up GoogleA Little Less Driving Means Big Dividends For Local EconomiesMeet The Tiny Drone That Flaps Its Wings Like a DragonflyThis Memo From The Future Shows How A Surveillance State Will Use Your Phone Against YouThe U.K.’s First “Social Supermarket” Fights Food PovertyAfter A Disaster, These Inflatable Shelters Can Fall From The SkyMeet The World’s Loneliest RobotDanish Film Critics Do Their Best “Nymphomaniac” Face In Spoof PostersGoogle Glass Upgrade Lets You Take A Photo By WinkingFacebook Acquires Sports Data Company SportStreamDesigning A Future Of Comfort, Color, And Gorgeous Gadgets In “Her”6 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Market ResearchThe Creepiest Horror Movie Of The Year Was Made With Puppets7 Questions To Ask Before You Make A Buy-One-Give-One PurchaseThe Perfect Statement On Holiday Consumerism: A $500 Cardboard BoxThe 20 Best Ads Of 2013Can A Video Game About The 1979 Iranian Revolution Create A Revolution In Gaming?The Science Of Comic StripsOvercoming The Psychological Barriers To Cleaning Your Messy DeskWhy You Should Help Everybody Brag About ThemselvesThe Case For And Against Checking Your Email When You Wake UpGreat Companies Solve Problems That MatterHow To Get A Front Row Seat To The Future Of MarketingA Look Inside The “Wild West” Of Life Coaching8 Simple Scientifically Proven Ways to Improve Your Writing