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AICP Celebrates Putting The Art in Advertising With Its Own Brand IDNext Gen Design Front PageTo Design A Bike, Think About SpaceFeedly Refuses To Pay Ransom To Hackers Holding Its Service HostageOn Two Continents, Cabbies Protest Uber By Bringing Traffic To A StandstillComfort Fabric Softener Aims To Soften Your Heart With A (Weepy) Tale Of MotherhoodThis Real-Life Robot Has An iPhone, Will Shame Your Instagram Friends For Lame SelfiesA Startup “Factory” That Straddles The Berlin Wall Is Twitter’s New Home In GermanyPaper Cut Razor Makes Me Cringe Just Thinking About ItLegendary Ad Man George Lois’s Latest Taps Historic Heroes For Padilla Cigars“Made In Europe” Doesn’t Mean “Made Ethically”Not Drunk? Must Be Tuesday. Here’s When We Drink Alcohol, According To BACTrackCheerios Knows You Have a Father, Too; Would Prefer You Cry About ItA Sneak Peek Of “Inside Out,” Pixar’s Next Great FilmA Fake Razor That Reminds You How Many Actual Razors You’re Throwing OutSingapore Is Planning The World’s Largest Floating Solar FarmDesigner Translates Nature’s Jagged Patterns Into Sound WavesNeed A Dog Walker? Amazon Might Be Launching a Local Services Marketplace Later This YearGoogle Adds Data From Twitter And The Crowd Into Its Crisis Response ProductsThe Case For Protected Bike LanesGorgeous Floating Columns Look Like Architectural PhantomsWhoops: Air Conditioning Is Making Cities Hotter, Not Colder5 Bold Ideas For Strengthening The InternetThe Sleep Schedules Of 27 Of History’s Greatest MindsFloating Mug Protects Your Furniture (And Marriage)The Sandwiches At This Restaurant Are Amazing–Because They’re Getting You Super HighHave You Considered Which Of The Seven Deadly Sins You’ve Committed Online Today?Ranking Brazil’s World Cup Stadiums, From Bad To WorseMicrosoft’s Smart Fitting Room Is Like A Robo-Shop ClerkLike Your Comfy Underwear? Thank Feminism For ThatVerizon Points Out The Little Things That Have A Big Impact On Girls In Math And Science4 Lessons In Content Marketing From Intel And The Creators Project4 Steps For Piercing Through The Fog Of A Nascent IdeaThe Guiding Principle That Helps Dropbox Move Big Projects ForwardGuy-Rating App Lulu Plans To Apply Ranking Formula To Everything ElseIn The Capital Of Pricey Real Estate, A No-Rent, No-Equity Accelerator Lures StartupsWatch Detroit’s Rapid Collapse In These Side-By-Side Street-View ImagesThis Smart New App Solves The No. 1 Complaint About Offices3 Principles For A Contagiously Engaging Company Culture5 Steps To Turn Inspiration Into ActionHow Startups (And Everyone Else) Should Handle Social MediaSilicon Valley Top Tech Recruiter On How To Make Hard Choices And Gain ConfidenceEtsy CEO Chad Dickerson On Having A System–Any SystemAsk The Experts: How Can I Deal With Having 3 Demanding Bosses?Are We Speaking A Different Language? Men And Women’s Communication Blind Spots5 Ways To Debate With An Open MindHow To Be A Leader Of Employees You Never SeeFinally, A 3-D Printer That Can Sculpt With Silicone, Nutella, Or Pretty Much Anything ViscousHow White-Collar Professionals Can Make The Sharing Economy WorkMessaging Secrets From eHarmony And OKCupid DatabanksAs SwiftKey Prepares An iOS Keyboard, It Makes Android Version Free, Opens StoreThe Beautiful Branded Game: See The 12 Best 2014 World Cup AdsTumblr Goes To The White HouseSee What Your Favorite Pop Hits Look Like To Someone Who “Sees” Music As ColorThis Vest Lights Up Like A Christmas Tree To Keep You Safe From CarsMove Over 3-D Printing, The Future Is Objects That Morph And Shift ShapeCourtney Love Plays CannesWhat Twitter Users Love About The New iOS UpdateEBay Launches New Shops For Major Fashion DesignersGoogle Acquires Satellite Company Skybox To Ramp Up Google MapsSee What Your Favorite Pop Hits Look Like To Someone Who “Sees” Music As ColorBreaking Down Every Moment Of California Chrome’s Letdown, DigitallyWhy You Should Let Your Creative Employees RoamDetroit Ousts Weed-Eating GoatsThese Memphis Group-Inspired Designs Are Equal Parts Fashion and SculptureVolkswagen Brings The Threat Of Texting And Driving To The MoviesOil Giant BP Is First Company Approved To Use Commercial DronesHow Two App Developers Got So Sick Of Android They Built Their Own SmartphoneSprig Taps Celebrity Chefs For Its On-Demand Dinner ServiceBeat It? Apple Cracks Down On Music Downloading Apps In The App StoreA Drone The Whole Neighborhood Can ControlThe Technology Behind The Food Porn BoomYou’ll Never (Ever) Miss A Call With This Ring BlingHow Twitter Is Preparing For The World CupCoke Goes Old-School Optical Illusion To Promote Its PlantBottlePowers, The First TV Show Made Exclusively For PlayStation, Is About Superhero DetectivesThe World Cup’s 84-Year History Reduced To Typographic PostersUlysses Is More Fun To Read As A GameMedium Relaunches Matter, Devoted To Long-Form JournalismOops! Facebook Accidentally Launches Slingshot, Another Snapchat Clone, Then Makes It DisappearOpen-Source Agriculture: The Sprouting Of A New Food Movement?Kia Sends Brazilian Supermodel Adriana Lima Around America To Make Some Futbol FansOffice Supplies Become Playful Machines In Stunning Title Sequence5 Lessons From A Producing Career, On Broadway And OffLinking Minneapolis And St. Paul With A Transit Project That Doesn’t Destroy CommunitiesCould A Giant Artificial Reef Save Venice From Sinking?Virtual Reality For Vets With PTSD Recreates The Smells, Sounds, And Feelings Of An IED5 Tidbits That Should Have Clued Us In That Bill Watterson Was Drawing Comics AgainWhat Buying Twitter Bots Will Do For Your FollowingInside The Dragon With Elon MuskMake Your Selfie Look Like The Work Of Avedon Or Arbus, Courtesy MITRevisit The Best And Worst World Cup Uniforms Through The Years“Ancient” Developers Get A Rune-Like Brand Identity, Made Of HTMLBikes Gave Their Lives To Be Reassembled As Famous LogosHow Twitter Bots Fool You Into Thinking They Are Real People3 Ways The Lyric Thermostat Makes The Smart Home BrilliantThe Science Of Comic SansFor $25, You Can Now Take A Film Class Taught By James FrancoHow Facebook’s Chief Creative Officer Makes Ad Campaigns Go ViralThe Delivery Drone That Could Make Amazon’s Vision A RealityThe Warning Signs From The Future Show How Cutting-Edge Tech Will Shape Our Lives3 Ways To Turn Social Good Organizations Into Better Problem SolversThe Marvel Superhero You’ve Never Heard Of And His 1.3 Million Twitter Followers3 Ways To Compete As A “Made In America” BrandHow To Transform Your Chaotic Mornings Into Something Worth Getting Up For4 Ways To End A Professional RelationshipHow To Redesign Your Home Office For Maximum CreativityHow To Tell If You Are Following Your Calling Or Just Feeding Your EgoHow Women Leaders Can Balance The Catch-22 Of DecisivenessWhy Getting The Cold Shoulder At Work Is More Hurtful Than BullyingHow To Learn To Delegate Without Giving Up All Your ControlIf You Don’t Read The Onion’s New Clickbait Parody Site, They’ll Kill This Dog6 Unconventional Tips For Selling Your Big IdeasMichael Dell And The UN Foundation Join Forces To Promote Entrepreneurship Around The WorldPayPal President David Marcus Joins Facebook As VP Of Messaging ProductsIn This New NIke World CUp Ad, The World’s Greatest Players Try To Save Soccer From BoredomHow NPR’s Developers Deal With Their Biggest Tech HeadachesUber Users Can Now Pay For Rides With American Express Rewards PointsThis Short Film Is The Finale Of Samsung’s Insanely Intergalactic World Cup CampaignRipe Near Me Lets Your Neighbors Subscribe To Your PlantsWhat One Of History’s Greatest Visualizations Could Teach Us About Designing Interfaces TodayThe Stand-Up, Breakout Collaboration Behind “Obvious Child”Internetopia Is Like A “Where’s Waldo” Puzzle With The Whole InternetAmtrak Wants A Much Faster… Wi-Fi NetworkA New Approach To Bird Conservation: Create Pop-Up Habitat Where And When It’s NeededGoogle Earth Screenshots Reveal Our Planet’s Beautiful, Pattern-Like DesignsComing Soon To Wall Street: Oculus Rift Headsets Hooked To Bloomberg TerminalsBehold, The World’s First Space-VineFinally, Furniture That Won’t Look Worse If You Splatter Paint On ItDads Get The Dove Treatment For Father’s DayIf We Want To Eat Fish, We Need To Double The Amount We Farm By 2050Shadow Project Wins Latest Playful Smart Cities InitiativeAn iPhone-Connected Hearing Aid That Will Make Everyone Want OneWhy An Energy Company CEO Doesn’t Love The New EPA Emissions RuleSubway Maps Turned Into Artsy TypefacesWhy D.C.’s Marriotts Are Wrapped In Giant Portraits Of LGBT AdvocatesThis “Teenager” Just Became The First AI Creation To Pass The Turing TestHow Governors Ball Got Wireless Payments Working–In The Middle Of The New York HarborThink You’re Sick? This Little Box Can Swab Your Nose And Tell You For Sure3-D Printed Robotic Lamp Assembles ItselfDitch The Desk Job And Become A Destination EntrepreneurThese Simple Sculptures Remind You To Stop Wasting WaterWould You Give Money To The Homeless If They Were Mannequins?Vote For Your Favorite Rejected LogoA Photographic Celebration Of The Sikh Beard And TurbanWhy Ikea Is Immortalizing Its Disposable FurnitureThe Cloud Is Very Real And Very Weird. Here’s A Peek InsideScience Explains The Enduring Appeal Of Bland, Symmetrical LayoutsCoca-Cola’s Bio Cooler Keeps Cans Cool–Without Electricity30 Weeks: An Experimental New Design School, Backed By GoogleUsing Your “Dark Moments” To Inspire Creative SolutionsThese Mouse-Inspired “Whiskers” Give Cyclists A Temporary Bike LaneWhat Happens When World Cup Tourists Flood Rio’s Favelas Looking For Cheap Rooms?How A Small Idea Could Have a Big PayoffHow Women Can Get The Careers They Want Without Compromising Their Well-being3 Ways To Make Your Mentorship Relationship ValuableOur Modern Work-Life Problems Have Been Around For Hundreds Of YearsAsk The Experts: How Do I Stop Feeling Stuck And Uninspired In My Job?How The Founder Of Take Our Daughters To Work Day Is Working To Close The Gender Wage GapThe Entrepreneurs Who Saved Seattle5 Ways Liberal Arts Grads Can Actually Get Jobs6 Steps To Turn Strangers Into ConnectionsThe Best And Worst Of Real-Time Marketing: 4 Lessons For MarketersThis Mom Built An R&D Empire To Save Her ChildBehind The Breakout Role: Orange Is The New Black’s Uzo Aduba On Creating Crazy EyesThe Democratic Process Is Beating Climate DeniersCIA Joins Twitter: “We Can Neither Confirm Nor Deny That This Is Our First Tweet”Photo Essay Of Life In Palm Springs Makes Me Want To Retire ImmediatelyYahoo To Discontinue Flickr Logins Via Google And FacebookWhat A San Francisco Bike Looks Like: Ride To Work, Rides To FunWith $1.2 Billion Raised, Uber’s Valuation Skyrockets To $17 BillionThe Recommender: Peter Wade, C-Span JunkieDogfish Head And Woolrich Team Up For A Pennsylvania TuxedoThe Teaser For “Sharknado 2: The Second One” Presents More Sharks In TornadoesA Comedian Reveals How Debate Team Skills Can Help Your Creative Career and LifeInternet-Connected Scale Shows You How To Bake A Cake, Because Do You Know? NoA French Eyewear Company Wants You To See Impressionist Paintings ClearlySee Every NHL Team Logo–Simpsonized4 Questions You Should Ask About the Jobs RecoveryAnimating The Cosmos: Series DVD/Blu-Ray Highlights Animation InspirationFour Major Headaches Apple Fixed Shows It’s Listening To Complaints For OnceThe Top 5 Leadership Stories, June 2-6“Part Of My Agreement Is No Ugly Pictures Posted”: The Rise Of Social Media Pre-NupsTake A Wild Ride Through The World Of Sports With SportsNation’s Rube Goldberg MachineChristian Siriano To Judge “Project Runway” For Teens On LifetimeCoke Combines Pop Songs With Its Packaging To Create “Musicons” In ChinaA 4-In-1 Sitting, Standing, and Draft Desk, Plus Easel!Clever Design For Drug Delivery: Sperm-Shaped “Brobots”The Sharing Economy Isn’t Just For Young, Coastal Urbanites Any MoreGive Your Green Thumb A Cyborg Update With This Garden KitA Reverse Search Engine For Images That Could Tell You What You’re Looking AtHead Of San Francisco Cab Company Predicts Lyft And Uber Will Put The Industry Out Of Business SoonWill Tinder Become The Sexting App Snapchat Never Was?Could This Gigantic Ocean Plastic Clean-Up Machine Actually Pick Up Our Ocean Trash?This Guy Wants To Build A Beach On A Boat For Sun-Starved New YorkersBehind The Burt’s Bees Logo: Meet The Unlikely Beekeeper Who Became The Face Of A Global BrandThe 6 Craziest Requirements For FIFA World Cup UniformsEx-New York Times Designer Invents A Foolproof Way To Get Baby Pics To GrandmaWear This Fence From The Prison That Held Nelson MandelaIdeo Releases A New Photoshop For Interaction DesignThese Hilarious Photos Imagine The Everyday Life Of An AstronautProblem-Solving Lessons From NASAShould You Disclose Your Pregnancy In A Job Interview?7 Lessons Brooklyn Bowl’s Founder Learned The Hard Way5 Free Apps To Overcome Your Forgetfulness9 Beach Reads For Ambitious PeopleEverything You Need To Know About PR To Do It Yourself10 Tips For Mastering Post-Graduate Life“Preoccupied” Paints A Nuanced (And Humorous) Portrait of Income InequalityNew Research On The Changing Face Of The Consumer Has Lessons For Beauty BrandsAnd Now For Something Completely Different–All The Great TV Catchphrases Are In A MastercutA Password Isn’t Enough: Security Measures for the Post-Heartbleed EraInside The Creative Leap–And Expensive Risk–Of ESPN’s SportsCenter MakeoverMansueto Ventures is Hiring an Entry-Level Digital Ad Production Associate5 Myths Socially Conscious Entrepreneurs Need To IgnoreWhy The Bio-Startups That Save American Lives Are Launching In BerlinHow RebelMouse’s Social Publishing Platform Can Make Your Traffic Sing Like The DodoInside Apple & The Mayo Clinic’s New PartnershipSquare Now Lets Vendors Send Invoices To Collect PaymentsTwitter Buys Native Ad Startup Namo Media To Complement Its Mobile Ad Exchange MoPubIn The Amazon, It Turns Out You Can Make Money Without Destroying The ForestLeVar Burton Celebrates Making Kickstarter History With A Twisted Version Of The “Reading Rainbow” IntroHead Of iOS At Box Gives Us His Take On Apple’s New Swift LanguageCustomizable Octocopter Wants To Be The Ultimate Delivery DroneThe Just-Announced Director Of a New “Star Wars” Movie Made This Clever “Star Wars” ParodyJack Link’s Beef Jerky Knows It’s Not Right To Let Your Belly Spirit Animal Get Hangry11-Year-Old Makes An Unbreakable, Spill-Proof Cup For Her Ailing GrandfatherPaper Shelves Can Hold Almost 10 Pounds Without CrumblingThis Little Pill Can Tell You When Your Water’s Bad And Your Meat’s RottenThis Super-Cute Humanoid Robot Understands Your EmotionsGorgeous Rug Doubles As An Interactive Yoga MatHealthKit, The Startup, Has A Beef With Apple’s New Platform, HealthKitBeats’ Star-Packed New Ad Shows What Happens Before The Game At The World CupA Year After Snowden’s Whistle Blew, Google, Reddit Among Those Vowing To “Reset The Net”Why DARPA’s Cyber Grand Challenge Is Targeting The Internet of ThingsWestJet Gives One Dad A Father’s Day Gift That Will Make You Call Home (Or Cry)These Short Versions of Blockbuster FIlms Were Shot In a Single Take, Using Rapidly Changing SetsCitizen Air Quality Sensors Cover The Places Governments Can’t ReachThis 15-Year-Old Came Up With Software To Hunt Down Cancer-Causing Gene MutationsHachette Author Stephen Colbert To Amazon, Jeff Bezos: “Watch Out, This Means War”The Illogical Reasons Why You Love Giant Smartphone ScreensThis Real Life Sim City Will Be A Testing Ground For New Transportation TechnologiesPeople Look Down Excitedly In Amazon’s Teaser (Maybe) For A New PhoneA Musician Recreates Classic Album Covers In EmojiA Real-Life Rube Goldberg Machine For CookingA New Brain For Your Old Air Conditioner, And It Thinks CheapSlow Fashion That Lets You Be Involved In Designing Your ClothesThese Easy-To-Install Solar Car Chargers Can Create EV Infrastructure Where We Need ItHow Pentagram Rebranded The World’s Largest Book PublisherSouthwest Airlines Will Pay You To Redesign Your CityWhy Microsoft Turned Cortana Into A ChatterboxMeet The Next 20 Genius Kids Getting $100,000 From Peter Thiel To Ditch CollegeShould You Learn To Code?Ben Horowitz Explains Why Silicon Valley Is Banking On BitcoinCows That Smell Like People Confuse Mosquitoes So The Cows Get Bit Instead Of YouCleverly Designed Cigarettes Will Convince You That You Can QuitDigital Salsa: The Surprising Rebirth Of Legendary Latin-Music Label Fania RecordsForget About Peace–Here’s Why You Should Give Conflict A ChanceThe Day The Online Music Died: How Popularity Doomed Streaming Darlings East Village RadioHow The Class Of 2014 Will Find JobsWhy Your Startup Should Scale Out, Not UpHow To Build A Culture Of Prevention In Your BusinessPutting Your Customer To Work For You–LiterallyHow Greyhound Is Trying To Stay Relevant At 100 Years OldThe Former CEO of Lululemon’s Lessons In Creating A More Equitable Work Environment10 Insider’s Lessons From Facebook’s Marketing StrategyWhy Fathers Who Split The Housework Raise Ambitious GirlsESPN Celebrates Key NBA Playoff Moments With Wonderfully Animated VinesThis Floating Billboard Is Cleaning Up A Polluted River in Manila