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Amid Shakeup At Zynga, Founder Mark Pincus Steps Down As Chief Product OfficerMobile Now Makes Up 59% Of Facebook’s Advertising RevenueLego Doc “Beyond the Brick” Reveals The Company And Community Behind The World’s Favorite ToySee The Only Known Footage Of The 1939 Opening Of L.A.’s Union Station–Shot By A Disney LegendTo Counter The Glasshole Image, Google Shows A Worthwhile Glass Wearer In New SpotTravel Back In Time With Historic Google Street View ImagesThe National Zoo Creates An Endangered Song For The Endangered Sumatran TigerThis Video Answers The Uncomfortable Question: Would You Recognize Your Family If They Were Homeless On The Street?This Vine Cycles Through 100 Hilariously Demented Fake Emojis In 6 SecondsStudy: Where Books Are Out Of Reach, Mobile Phones Are Improving LiteracyAereo’s Tough First Day At The Supreme CourtCodecademy Redesigns Website To Focus On Project-Based LearningIn A Big Win For Cord Cutters, HBO Shows Now Available On AmazonAloha It’s Me: Todd Rundgren On How To Open An Authentic Hawaiian Tiki BarAgLocal Goes From Meat Marketplace To Meat Subscription ServiceThis Startup Wants To Turn Everyone Into An Urban PlannerHow To Make A Working Cell Phone Out Of CardboardThis Hospital Door Handle Sanitizes Your Hands As You Pull On ItSolar Power Is Now As Cheap As Grid Electricity In These European CountriesGoogle Glass Lost Its Number One FanListen To Voices From The Future Describe What Climate Change Will Feel LikeThe North Face Testing Watson-Powered Virtual Personal Shoppers20% Discount: O’Reilly Solid, Happening May 21-22 In San FranciscoBolivia’s Shiny, Horrifying Urban Aerial Cable Car System Is The Biggest In The WorldDreaming With Your Eyes Open: How Humans Are Hardwired For StoriesHow The Makers Of “Wolfenstein: The New Order” Reimagined The Music Of The ’60s–If The Nazis Won WWIIHow Duolingo Uses A/B Testing To Understand The Way You LearnThe Surprising Role Of Social Deviance In Viral NewsHere’s A Wind Farm You’ll Want To Live InsideWith Google’s Help, NYC’s Floating River Pool Will Tell Us How Much Poop Is In The WaterCheck Out This High-End, High-Tech Burger JointThese Makeshift Detroit Bus Shelters Are Recycled From Abandoned Houses5 Bold Predictions For The Future Of Higher EducationWhat It Takes To Haul A T. Rex Cross CountryHow eBay Regained Its Edge By Predicting The FutureHeart Marketing: 4 Companies That Include Customers In Their AdvertisingHow Being Grateful Can Change Your LifeInfographic: Why Your Job Could Be Slowly Killing YouWhat Cultural Differences Can Reveal About The Way We WorkBeyond Ageist Stereotypes: 5 Ways To Build A Work Relationship With AnyoneThe Case Against “Busy” And The Art Of Sitting StillHow To Design Your Workspace To Encourage Positive Emotions At Work5 Ways To Improvise Your Way To SuccessDetailed Pics Of Apollo Landing Sites: NASA 1, Conspiracy Theorists 0How Brands Can Win At The Sharing EconomyGadi Amit, Founder of NewDealDesign, on LustNew York City’s Version Of The Cat Cafe: Strays On The Bowery, “Cat’achinos”Introducing Brilliant MindsAT&T And Chernin Group Will Invest $500 Million In Online Video Streaming VentureInfographic: These Are The Funniest (And Least Funny) Cities In AmericaThis Electric Car Is Also An Electric Boat, So You Can Drive Out Of A FloodUber’s Misguided Weekend Promotion Tapped The Boston Marathon BombingsA Simple Patch That Monitors Health And Dispenses DrugsThis Interactive Site Gives You A Taste Of What It’s Like To DrownProgramming In Time For DinnerThis “Real Beauty” Parody Featuring Gorillas Shows How Condescending Dove Is To WomenSee Fireworks From a GoPro-Packing Drone’s Explosive Point of ViewHow Facebook Uses UX Research To Personalize The Way We See Each OtherDARPA Is Developing The Ultimate Autopilot SystemThis Collage Of NYPD’s Photos Of Muslim Businesses Exposes The Banality Of SurveillanceThe Secret To Engineers And Non-Engineers Getting Along Is Simpler Than You ThinkA Retail Shop For Social Good Pops-Up In ManhattanBeyond The Quantified Self: The World’s Largest Quantified CommunityTo Bring Climate Change Home, A Chef Cooks Eggs and Bacon Directly On Hot PavementThere Is A Gay Jean: Betabrand’s Denim Reveals A Rainbow With Repeat WearingThe Top 10 Most Innovative Sustainable Buildings Of 2014Getting Planes To Their Destinations Faster, Through The Power Of DataCrowdrise Now Lets You Pay For Your Friends’ Medical Bills By Running The Boston MarathonWith “Touchable Video,” Brands See What Consumers Want To BuyHow We Think About Parking Spaces Is Ruining Our CitiesThis Reinvented Bike Is An Exercise Machine For Your Urban CommuteIs Your Company “Asleep” When It Comes To Gender Balance?Eat Your Lunch, Then Eat This Edible Lunchbox, TooEverything You Need To Know About Naming Your CompanyThe Best Examples, Questions, And Guides To Find Your Social Media Marketing VoiceHow The Most Successful Brands Dominate Instagram, And You Can TooHow A Brewery Founder Went From Cleaning Kegs To Calling The ShotsBreaking Up With Facebook? You Better Think TwiceWhy You Should Build Change Into The Fabric Of Your BusinessHow Do I Avoid Being A Micromanager?How Intrapreneurship Encouraged Shutterstock’s Creative Success8 Surprising Places To Get Work DoneTiger Moms, Take Note: How Science Can Make You A Better ParentLuxury Meets Grocery: See What Tiffany Yogurt And Milk Cartons Designed By Apple Look LikeUsers Actually Seem To Like Facebook’s Auto-Play VideosA Physicist-Turned-Director Reveals the Mysteries Of The Universe–And FilmmakingSee At Least 18 Different, Pop-Culture-Inspired Ways To Be BaldSee The Hypnotic Winners Of The Saatchi Gallery’s Big GIF ContestPrivacy Concerns Force InBloom, A Data Repository For Schools, To Shut DownNetflix: We’re Raising Prices For New MembersFab CEO Sent This Terrifying Memo In A Bizarre Attempt To Rally His StaffEight Strategies For Tackling Legacy Code You Didn’t WriteNASA’s Space Station Robot Gets LegsBoston Bruins Invoke Rudyard Kipling’s “Law Of The Jungle” For The NHL PlayoffsScientists Discover A Way To Create Graphene Using Common Kitchen ToolsThat Awkward Time You Watched “Game Of Thrones” With Your ParentsThis Pizza Chain Is Serious About Making Things Like A Pizza Cake And Gas-Powered Pizza CutterSparkling Sidewalks That Reduce The Need For Street LightingDiagnosing Parkinson’s From Voice Recordings And Smartphone MovementsFast Company Is Hiring An Assistant News EditorSquare Recorded $100 Million In Losses In 2013, According To ReportsAn App That Lets You Map All The World’s Wasted EnergyA Look Inside Rio De Janeiro’s Oldest Favela, Threatened By Gentrification And The 2016 Olympics5 Things We’ll Grow From Cells In The FutureYou Can Watch Joss Whedon’s Surprise Feature Film Online RIght Now (For Five Bucks)This Is Your Brain On Code, According To Functional MRI ImagingIf Nike Kills The FuelBand, Is An iWatch Partnership With Apple Imminent?The Surprising Accuracy Of Crowdsourced Predictions About The FutureIf Nuclear Power Is Too Dangerous For Land, Why Not Float A Plant In The Ocean?Americans Want To Give Back With Their Purchases–Not With CharityMost Americans Do Not Want Google-ish Glasses, Drones, Or Lab-Grown MeatThe Quest To Document The World’s Oldest Living Things In Striking PhotosEerie Photos Of Abandoned Shopping Malls Show The Changing Face Of SuburbiaHow A 13-Year-Old Got Her Fashion Line In NordstromWhy You Need to Stop Bragging About How Busy You AreThe 6 Best Tools For Creative Work, According To ScienceWhy Emotional Intelligence Is More Important To Hiring Than You ThinkWhen Entrepreneurship Feeds Income Inequality And How It Can ChangeThe Art Of The Pivot: 6 Ways To Make A Big Change3 Ways To Think Differently About College12 Ways To Build The Best Relationship With Your Boss5 Tips For Fast And Focused Meetings50 Shades of Jay Z: Your Favorite Musicians Help You Choose The Color Of Your PaintAds On Acid: See The Warped Beauty Of Posters Disfigured By ChemicalsSee Your Favorite Urban Legend Brought To Life In This Art Show Of NightmaresMazda Uses Instagram Grid View To Create One Long Road Trip“Under The Skin” Writer Walter Campbell On Epic Ads And Scarlett Johansson As An AlienAirbnb Reportedly Closes New Round Of Funding Valuing It At $10 BillionCriminals Are Using Drones To Find And Rob Marijuana FarmsFacebook Adds Birthdays And Events To Its News Reader App PaperNew Laser Communication System Could Speed Up Communication Between Astronauts And Earthlings, Thanks To SpaceX and NASANest Expects To Make More From Its Partnerships Than Selling ThermostatsWho’s Afraid Of A Robotic Newspaper Editor?Food Delivery App Eat24 Sponsors Its Own Strains Of WeedKids Clothing Startup The Fableists Wants Little Punks to Dress WellHere’s What Pharrell’s “Happy” Sounds Like Without MusicThe Top 5 Leadership Stories, April 14-18When Hermès Met Dunkin: See What Happens When Brands Freaky-Friday Their LogosA Solar Farm That Doubles As A Tequila Plant OperationA Worker Cooperative That Proves Alternative Economic Systems Aren’t Only For The PrivilegedThe Mayo Clinic’s New Doctor-In-An-iPhoneThis Is How Much It Costs To Legally Watch A New Game of Thrones EpisodeThese Interview Fake-Outs Reveal What Your Employer Really Wants To KnowHow Big Ag Companies Are Squeezing Brazil’s Family FarmersIt Takes A City To Map Blight In DetroitPlay This Fun Trivia Game To Help Support Sesame StreetDon’t Be Surprised When You See A “Safe Rides Fee” On Your Next UberX ReceiptMIT Creates A New Map A Day To Inspire Social ChangeAdmit It, GIFs Suck. So Why Won’t They Die?Watch America’s Weird Weather Get Hotter Over 50 Years“Muppet Christ Superstar”–The Inevitable Mashup Of The Muppets And Jesus Christ SuperstarAdorable Photos Of Kids Around The World Posing With Their Favorite ToysThese Old Bridges Will Become Inverted High-Rise Communities, Complete With Gorgeous ViewHow Cutting Down On Clutter Can Increase Your ProductivityFabergé’s Big Egg HuntThe Bike-Powered Coffee Cart That Could Take On Starbucks5 Ways Women Entrepreneurs Can Hack The “Boy’s Club” Of InvestorsWhy The World’s Largest Provider Of Online Courses Thinks It’s The Answer To Getting Ahead In The New EconomySecrets To Hiring Great InternsWhat You Can Learn About Adaptability From Sylvan Learning10 Assumptions You Make That Kill Your ResumeWhy Gmail Is Pinning Its Future On Images5 Free Apps For Keeping Great NotesHow DuPont Stayed Resilient By Looking BackwardThese Fantastical Frescoes Mix Space Invaders And Renaissance ArtWinter Is Always Coming: How HBO Wins The Game Of Social MediaThis Tequila Ad Delivers A Delightful Slap To Bro-vertisingHow Chelsea Is Changing The Clinton FoundationThe Quest To Predict Flu Outbreaks Moves From Google To WikipediaScientists Clone Stem Cells From Adults For The First TimeNot So Nice Now: Toronto Raptors Show Some Northern Pride In (Relatively) Gritty New AdArtist Olafur Eliasson Illuminates Coachella for Absolut With The Little Sun Art BarFacebook’s “Nearby Friends” Feature Notifies You When Friends Are AroundWhy Your Office Needs A Maker DayEvernote And Moleskine Team Up To Create Smart Business NotebookWhat Gardening Can Teach You About Being an Effective LeaderWatch Seth Rogen and Zac Efron Audition to Be “Workaholics” Bros’ Cubicle NeighborsWhy The WebView Is The Future Of Mac OS X AppsHow To Be A Part-Time Zen MasterTwitter Just Borrowed One Of Facebook’s Smartest FeaturesThis Stunning, Ultra-Realistic Portrait Is The Work Of A 16-Year-OldCan Robot Musicians Play Songs That Entrance Human Ears?General Assembly Creates Scholarship Fund For Women, Minorities, And VeteransWhat’s The Real Value Of Learning More Than One Programming Language?Fast Company Is Looking For An Associate Coordinator Of Digital Advertising OperationsThe AeroPress Inventor’s Secret To A Perfect Cup Of CoffeeThe Dropping Cost Of “Grid Defection” Means You Could Soon Ditch Your Electric CompanySee Which Sitcom Characters Would Be Able To Afford Their Apartments–According To Actual Real Estate DataFor $50 A Month, These Health Advisors Will Answer All Your Paranoid Medical QuestionsA Glowing Cycling Jacket Inspired By TronYahoo Reportedly Wants To Replace Google As The Default Search Engine On IPad And IPhoneHow Are You Feeling Today? Soon Your App Could KnowIf You Live Near A Park, You’re More Likely To Be HappyThe Quiet Death Of The Tech Company MascotMeet The Amazing, Hopping Bionic KangarooNow You Can File For Divorce Online With Wevorce, The H&R Block Of Nasty BreakupsInside An Old Chicago Packing Plant, Inspiring Proof That Urban Indoor Farming Can SucceedThe Countries Where Youth Are Doing The Best And The WorstTencent<br />The Secretive, Chinese Tech Giant That Can Rival Facebook and AmazonHow to Craft A Concise Pitch Investors Will Care AboutHow To Make Peace With Your Enemies At Work And BeyondHow Gender Affects Your Stress DreamsWhy Renowned Chefs Used Kickstarter To Fund Their Restaurant And What They LearnedThe 4 Essential Skills To Hire For A Data-Driven BusinessIn Defense Of An Unlimited Vacation Policy (Infographic)How Literature Creates A More Moral Future CEOPixar President Ed Catmull On How To Run A Creative Business