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A Cheap Solar-Powered Oven That Bakes Bread Without PollutionThis Is What Happens When You Order From The Warby Parker Of MattressesSee “T.G.I. 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You Should Talk To Yourself MoreWhat’s The Current State Of The American Dream? (Infographic)Why You Should Hire Failed Startup Founders5 Job-Hunting Survival Tips For Recent GradsThe Consistently Overlooked Component To Going ViralHow To Balance Your New Hires’s Expectations With RealityDan Harmon On Embracing Your LazinessThe Morning Routines Of The Most Successful People5 Common Employee Pay Mistakes–And How To Fix ThemWindows Phone 8.1 Is Already Getting An UpgradeThe Keys To Kim Kardashian’s Krazy Gaming SuccessTwitter Grows User Base to 271 Million, But Says Total Audience Size Is Much LargerHow Can Recruiters Grab Engineers’ Attention? 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Check Your Phone And Find A Free Toilet17th-Century French Hotel Gets A Modern Dutch MakeoverPhysicians Develop An App To Help Prosecute Rapists In The CongoHugo Chávez’s Handwriting Turned Into “Anti-Imperialist” FontThe Internet’s Most Famous Cats Band Together To Save Tigers From ExtinctionFacebook Will Start Forcing Users Over To Messenger In The Next Few DaysVersailles To Get First New Permanent Sculpture In 300 YearsWhy You Can’t Learn To Code Without Open Source“I Lied To You A Few Days Ago”: The Leak Messaging App And Anonymous HonestyHow To Hack A New Brain For Your Old Game Boy With Raspberry Pi12 Ways To Eat Your WeedHow To Make Your Own iOS 8 KeyboardIf A Bike Can Make It Here, It Can Make It AnywhereWhy You Should Be Watching Your Company’s Cloud StatsHow One Artist’s Work Tackled Big Data (40 Years Before It Existed)Report: Microsoft To Release Two New Windows PhonesPeeking Under The Hood Of NPR’s New Mobile AppThis “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” Poster Accidentally Directly Evokes 9/11Swell Shuts Down Following Apple AcquisitionA Startup That Promises To Deliver What Women Really Want: Sexy Men As ServantsGE’s New Internal Startup Wants To Make Cheaper, More Efficient Fuel CellsExperts In Charge Of Imaginary $200 Billion VC Climate Fund Say Kill Coal, Spend On NuclearFly Through A City Owned By DronesTwitter Censors An Account For The Russian GovernmentA Coach Flight That Doesn’t Suck? Just Wait Until 2018MOOCs Are No Longer A Cultural Export Of The WestThese Floating Vertical Farms Are Designed To Bring Local Food To The Densest Urban AreasRemembering Priya Haji: “The Best Social Entrepreneur Of Our Generation”The New Clark Art Institute Reinvents The Museum Fountain For A Sustainable AgeNew York’s New $20 Billion Neighborhood Of Skyscrapers Is Designed With Millennials In MindLinkedIn Redesigns User Profiles To Foster Relationship Building4 Things You Didn’t Know About Chuck Jones, Brilliant Creator Of Road Runner And Wile E. CoyoteIdeo Rebrands Disaster PreparednessInside NYC’s $20 Billion Quest To Build A Neighborhood From ScratchRocki, The Device That Retrofits Old Speakers, Partners With RhapsodyBrainstorming Doesn’t Work; Try This Technique InsteadStarwood’s App-Driven Vision For The Hotel Of The FutureThe Chicago Nonprofit That’s Helping A Million Low-Income Students Graduate7 Ways To Keep Your Team From Feeling OverworkedWhy Your Business Needs An EnemyWhy The Education Economy Is The Next Big Thing For The American WorkforceThe Five Best Places In The World To Start A Company (Infographic)Would You Hire These Famous People Based On Their Former Job Applications?Forget Silicon Valley–New York’s Tech Companies Have The Biggest Gender GapHow To Start A Networking Group That Will Actually WorkHow To Build A Feminist WorkplaceDon’t Fail When Your Business Fails: Tips For Bouncing Back5 Lessons In Self-Improvement We Can Learn From The MarinesFast Company Is Looking For An Editorial InternHow To Jump The Shark (Onto A New York Subway) From The Director Of “Sharknado” And “Sharknado 2”Behind The Mind-Melting “Mouth Silence” Mashup That’s Delighting And Upsetting The InternetSnoop, Slash, Linkin Park, And Hans Zimmer Have A Message About The Quality Of Your AudioHilton Rooms Will Soon Unlock Via iPhonesHow Google Searches Can Predict The Next Stock Market CrashHow A Billionaire Crook Bought Art-World CredWhy Modern Computing Devices Drive Us To Distraction“Star Wars” Creator George Lucas Names Architect For New Chicago MuseumAirbnb Takes On Business Travel With Concur PartnershipOkCupid’s Human Experiments Are Way Creepier Than Facebook’sAmid Meat Scandal, McDonald’s Pulls Big Mac From Menus In ChinaYou Haven’t Been Dizzy Until You’ve Watched A GoPro Strapped To A Car TireWhy Nobody Likes To Chew Gum AnymoreIf You Live Near A Bike Lane, You’re Probably HealthierHate Assembling Furniture? These Ingenious Tables Snap TogetherBarbie Sales Are Down For The Eighth Consecutive Quarter, Because MonstersIn Boston, The Internet of Things Is Already In Front Of Your FaceYour Brain On 6 Hours Of Sleep A NightThis Stunning Trailer For “Mad Max: Fury Road” Was A Comic-Con HighlightLuxury Counterfeits In China Get SophisticatedCaptivating 3-D Scenes Drawn In Just 10 MinutesThis Guy Popping An Epic Wheelie Wins Our Hearts At The Tour de FranceThis Ridiculous Contest Summarizes Everything About The Startup Economy“Cheese Curls of Instagram” Reveals The Amazing World In A Bag Of Orange Snack TreatsApple Just Acquired Two Streaming Media Startups. Here’s WhyWhile Bottling Water In The Middle Of A Drought, Nestle Says: Let’s Have A Water Party!These New Songs Are Scientifically Designed To Cure Your Road RageWhy Did We Care About the Facebook Contagion Study? 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Maybe?Why Automakers Want 4G Inside CarsPadBot, The Robotic Avatar For EveryoneLyft’s Ride-Sharing Service Gets A New York City Greenlight, Will Hit The Streets At 7 O’Clock TonightThese Rooftop Solar Panels Double As Extra Housing For Crowded CitiesThis Sainsbury’s Supermarket Is Powered Completely By Food Waste–Which It Has A Lot OfMcLiterary McCups? 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David Lynch Is Designing Women’s Workout WearCold Beer, Wherever You Want It: You Can Take This Collapsible Solar-Powered Fridge AnywhereThis App Tells Google Glass Users Where To Dock A Citi BikeWhy The Jordan Brand’s Lead Designer Left NikeThe Evolution of Product Design As Told By Citizen WatchesA Simulator That Lets You Fight The Giant Monsters From Pacific Rim? 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