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Please Don’t Put Your Phone Away During The MovieUber’s Plans For Global Domination, Revealed Through Job ListingsTOMS Shoes: Now Brought To You By Bain CapitalGap, Elisabeth Moss, Michael K. Williams, And Zosia Mamet Urge You To “Dress Normal” In New CampaignYou Can Now Create Vines By Importing Existing VideosBy Planting Miniature Gardens On Abandoned Bikes, This Project Helped Clean Up TokyoWhat’s The Future For Impact Investing?Try Google’s Amazing Photo Sphere App On The iPhoneDream Job Alert: Chocolate ScientistR.I.P. 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Can This Game Bring It Back To Life?A New App Tracks Where Cyclists Actually Ride, To Help Plan Better PathsHow Google’s PageRank Quantifies Things (Like History’s Best Tennis Player) Beyond The WebApple’s “Misunderstood” Ad Gets Some Recognition From The Emmy AwardsArt & Soul: Elevating the Coffee ExperienceThe 10 Best Pieces Of Advice For Making A Fresh StartWatch How The Twitter Conversation Of #Ferguson Spread Across America14 Vintage Pictures Of A-Frame Houses, Turned Into PostcardsTurn Your World Into A Secret Message With This iPhone AppLouise Fili Notecards Will Make A Late “Thank You” Seem Terribly ElegantThe Changing Face Of Satan, From 1500 To TodayDesign Fail? 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