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These Modular Pod Homes Balance On Stilts, So Plants Can Grow UnderneathThese Short Films Sum Up The Huge, Ridiculous Problem Of Food Waste23andMe Responds To Controversy Over Relative-Finding ToolToday in Tabs: #TabsSeason2, More Parts Per MillionWhat’s Homomorphic Encryption And Why Did It Win A MacArthur Genius Grant?This One Red Button Promises To Do AnythingRaise Your Blood Pressure Instantly By Watching The Unreal* Traffic At This Argentina IntersectionFans Of “How I Met Your Mother” Can Now Get All Kinds Of Props From The Show–For FreeKrispy Kreme Ain’t Afraid Of No Ghostbusters-Themed Donuts This FallLogitech Turns The TV Remote Into A Smart Home ControllerStressed At Work? New Research Suggests It Isn’t Just Your JobWorth the Risk Front pageThe World’s Happiest iOS 8 Keyboard Predicts The Perfect Emoji For You To UseWhen Lying Is GoodSee How Colorful Beer Can Be With Cans That Show The Brew’s Proper Pantone ColorBecause Anybody Can Do Anything, Samsung Is Making A Sitcom About Working At SamsungHow Evolv Is Arming Companies With Predictive Data On EmployeesBuilding A Real Estate Game Changer With FundriseStarting Today, Your iPhone Can Ditch Google For DuckDuckGo’s Private SearchConquer Insomnia In 6 Weeks? There’s An App For That–And It Could Change Your LifeRock Health: Innovating At The Intersection Of Healthcare And TechnologyAn Airport Security Checkpoint Made Entirely Out Of WoodHow Reading Slowly (Real Books, Not Twitter) Cuts StressDesign Details: The NYT iPad Cooking App Really ZoomsPampers Orchestrates A Baby’s First Birthday Surprise–For MothersHate Flying? Airbus Filed A Patent For In-Flight VR Helmets To Help You Chill OutIf Pantone Brewed, Its Beer Packaging Would Look Like ThisIs Your Grocery Bill In Line With Your Politics? This App Tells You What Party Your Food SupportsIs Income Inequality Destroying Trust In Our Society?Bryan Cranston Performs A One-Man MLB ShowHow A City Changes The Evolution Of All The Nature Around ItWhat Are Smart Contracts? Cryptocurrency’s Killer AppArt For Space Nerds: Dynamic Sculpture Visualizes Meteorite Impacts On The MoonThese Nanotech Lilypads Clean Water Just By Floating In ItInside Baidu’s Plan To Beat Google By Taking Search Out Of The Text Era14 Impossibly Chic Cat HousesFollowing IBM’s Lead, SAP Just Opened A Six-Year High School In New York CitySteve Wozniak: Hacker, Legend, BoomerThis Norwegian House/Powerplant Produces More Than Twice The Energy It UsesThe Key To Creative Insight Can Be Simpler Than You Think21 Illustrations Of Fashion’s Finest, From Dior To PucciNo More Working Late: At The End Of Each Day, This Office DisappearsMIT Invents A Magic Lens That Combines All Your Screens Into A Single ExperienceHow A Culture Of Learning Makes Teams More ProductiveToday in Tabs: Returns Today!How Advertising Helped Create The New Bill Murray MovieWhy You Should Shark Tank Your CompanyWhat’s The Best All-In-One Printer For Your Dollar?Can Dating Apps Solve Japan’s Sex Crisis?Why Bitcoin Is Poised To Win Big In Las VegasShould Strong Leaders Also Be Great Teachers?How To Know What Feedback To Take, And What To IgnoreAsk The Experts: How Do I Find A Mentor?3 Tips For Being Ruthless With Your TimeBlogging Nuns, Tweeting Monks, And The Catholic Church’s Digital Revolution4 Steps To Getting What You Want11 Foods You Should Eat Now For A Smarter, More Productive YouHow Fiverr’s Founders Are Creating An Online Marketplace For FreelancersA Lesson In Overcoming Adversity Through InnovationWhat PayPal’s Cofounder Can Teach Us About Embracing WeirdnessApple Pay Is Promising, But It’s Not Here YetiPhone 6 And 6 Plus Review: Bigger and Better, But Still Your Old iPhoneA Preview Of Our Future Internet Of Things: Talking Taxidermy And A Sensory Alternative To SkypeNo More Air Conditioners: This “Skin” For Buildings Keeps The Inside Cool With Zero EnergyHow To Conquer Your Massive Creative Project The Ken Burns WayArizona State University Listens To The Most Spotify MusicNASA Gives $6.8 Billion Space Taxi Contracts To Boeing And SpaceXDesign Debate: Is A Digital Camera Without A Screen A Good Idea?Lyft Expands Its Carpool To Los AngelesThe Scottish National Flag Totally Looks An Email IconTim Cook: Apple Does Not Read Your Emails Or iMessagesTired of Waiting For Siri API, Developers Take Matters Into Their Own HandsThe (Almost) Real Life of Vampires: How Improv and Secrecy Resulted In A Bloody Funny ComedyTwitch Arrives On ChromecastDidn’t Get Into Y Combinator? It’s Teaching A Class This Fall, And You Can Tune In For FreeYour After-Work LinkedIn Dates Just Got A Little Bit HotterInfographic: The “Harry Potter” Saga, Visualized In One ChartComing Soon To Netflix: A New Judd Apatow Comedy SeriesA Tiny Humidifier For Desiccated TravelersThe Surprisingly Interesting History Of The ForkWatch What Happens When Tech AttacksJames Turrell Turns Epic Light Installation Into Luminous PrintsHigh-Speed Gondolas Could Take New York’s Transportation To The SkyBillboard’s Top Songs Of The Past 5 Decades, VisualizedStep 1: Order This From A Secret Menu. Step 2: Drink The Coffee. 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