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The Apple Pay Challenge: Hey, This Thing (Mostly) Works!This New Act Would Make Mentoring Kids A Legal Reason For Avoiding Jury DutyGoogle Reimagines Email With Its New “Inbox” AppFollow The Footsteps Of Jane Goodall, With Google’s Virtual Trek Through TanzaniaThis Is How Facebook Is Secretly Trying To Make You A Nicer PersonFriends Don’t Let Friends Share Fake News About EbolaA First Look Inside Frank Gehry’s New Fondation Louis VuittonMap: How San Franciscans See New York CityThis Graffiti-Inspired Temporary House Is Free For Anyone To UseThis Bike Wheel Is Hiding A Mini-Lab That Runs Blood Tests While You RideThe Electric Tea Kettle Gets A MakeoverThis Increasingly Elaborate Shia LaBeouf Tribute Has Aerial Dancing, Cannibalism, And A Special CameoWhy Pandora Is Opening Its Big Data To ArtistsJakarta’s $40 Billion Plan To Stop Sinking Into The OceanGoogle Says A New Chromecast Is On The WayA Surveillance Jacket That Photographs Everything Around YouBuyers Guide: The Best iPad StylusLulu Uses Men’s Random, Lewd Questions To Educate UsersIs That You, KITT? Audi Claims To Have Set Driverless Car Speed RecordA Young Band Makes A Music Video Out Of A BuzzFeed ListicleIkea Recreates “The Shining” In New TV AdWatch Little Girls Dropping F-Bombs In The Name Of Equality . . . And A T-Shirt BrandCan Affordable Satellites For Farmers Help Solve The Food Crisis?34 Crowdsourced Ideas For Solving Climate ChangeIn The Near Future, Solar Will Be Spray Painted On EverythingThe Future College Bookstore: Leave The Books, Take The PaniniHundreds Of Uncharted Cities Will Get Maps Thanks To CrowdsourcingIsaac Asimov’s Advice To Creatives? Waste Other People’s Time And MoneyInside The Crowdsourced Map Project That Is Helping Contain The Ebola EpidemicThe Next Data Goldmine: PaperThese Maps Show The Exploding Urban Footprints Of The Fastest-Growing CitiesCan Better Design Stop Ebola? How Creative Minds Can HelpAn Interchangeable Shoe That Adapts To Every SeasonThis Amazing Furniture Turns A Closet Into An ApartmentCan You Design Happiness?6 Lovely Vacation Homes For Dogs That Will Make You Wish You Were A DogYour Dog Is Fat and Lazy: 3 Activity Trackers For The Quantified PetTiny Mics, A Dog In A 3-D Printed Wheelchair, Emcee Who Barks: It’s TED, For PetsPentagram’s Michael Bierut Rebrands The MIT Media LabA Day In The Life Of An Office DogWhat Does Your Brand Sound Like?The Management Principles That Help D’Artagnan Bring Magic To Your MouthWant To Learn, Remember, And Create Better? Science Says Dick Around A Bit MoreNo Men Allowed! Is That The Answer To Silicon Valley Sexism?The (Fun, Violent) History Lesson Inside “Assassin’s Creed Unity”Ask The Experts: How Do I Make Friends At Work?What It Takes To Manage Diverse GroupsThe Teamsters Of The 21st Century: How Uber, Lyft, And Facebook Drivers Are Organizing11 Famous Companies With Enviable Pet-Friendly Policies5 Lessons I Wish I Knew As A Young Entrepreneur5 Habits Of People Who Always Get What They WantHow Unconscious Bias Affects Everything You DoPart Birchbox, Part Magic Trick, This Litter Service Makes Owning A Cat Less DisgustingHow To Be A More Authentic And Confident Leader9 Steps To Being A Better BossiPad Air 2 And iPad Mini 3 Review: The Best Tablets, Made Slightly BetterVote Now: America’s Next Top Office Dog Has Over 100 Dogs And They Are All AdorableToday in Tabs: Starring Peter Lorre, For No ReasonMichigan (And General Motors) To Tesla: Stay Out Of Our StateThere’s No Vaccine For This Terrible Child Killer, There’s Only YouThis Pedestrian Bridge Folds Up Like A Fan When A Boat Needs To Sail UnderThings Get Violently “Simpsons”-Like In Girl Talk’s New VideoNow You Can Book A Hotel Room Through YelpClick Your Heels To Hail A Cab With “Dorothy” Device And AppThe Hoverboard Is Coming! The Hoverboard Is Coming!There’s Only One Thing Worse Than Your Favorite Team Losing… And This KFC Ad Charmingly Depicts ItWatch These Glass Animals Morph And Decompose Right Before Your EyesInfographic: A Fairly Comprehensive Guide To All Known Monsters You Can Be For HalloweenWatch This Mesmerizing Machine Draw Sound, Then Wear It On A ScarfThis Ad Campaign Is A Brilliant, Sobering Critique Of Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” LawsConcrete Is Not As Strong Of A Building Material As We ThoughtThis Is Really Why Google Bought SongzaRemembering Oscar De La Renta, One Of Fashion’s Great InnovatorsWatch Food Experts Go Gaga For Organic Fast Food That Is Really Just McDonald’sSteve Ballmer Defends Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s Comments On Women And RaisesWhat’s In A Name? Meet The Hitlers And Find OutDeath To Page Views! Long Live “Acts Of Engagement”The Cool Accidental Typography Of Satellite ImageryPhotos: In Hong Kong, Art Can Be The Most Powerful Form Of ProtestCNN, Cartoon Network, And More Go Dark For DIsh Network SubscribersHow “Marry Me’s” Ken Marino Became A Writer While Constantly Acting In Pilots For SitcomsCan You Create A Patent-Free Cancer Drug?This Drone Is Searching For Tiny Wildfires Before They Blow UpRubber Bands Get A MakeoverA Watson-Powered Travel Agent From The Founder Of TravelocityThe New York City Hardware Startup Heat Map: October 2014 EditionEating At Restaurants Is Why You’re FatHow Good Management Contained Nigeria’s Ebola CrisisThis Skyscraper Is Designed To Suck Up Dirty AirMillennials Care More About Having A Good Job Than Getting Married Or Buying A HouseHow To Design An Office That Actually Makes You Better At WorkThis Nightlight Costs $100, And It’s Worth Every PennyWhy 2014 Is The Year Of The Ginger CatNom! Designers Make Snacks Their MuseHow Your Pets See The World“So Badass You Can’t Believe It” Magic Leap Raises $542 Million To Launch The Future Of ComputingA Review Of Simpsons World, An App For “Simpsons” Fans That Gets Streaming Video RightTrue Confession: I Had A Baby And Now My Dog Is Driving Me NutsGet Your Earplugs Ready: The Worst Uses Of Sound In BrandingMailChimp Introduces Snap To Create Newsletters On Your PhoneOreo Tags Pop CultureHow To Discover Your Individual Communication StyleHow To Turn Your Anxiety Into A Productivity BoosterInside The Rationality Movement That Has Silicon Valley Buzzing With Positive Thinking5 Questions You Must Be Able To Answer About Your BusinessIs Your Pet Ready For The Office?6 Steps To Building A Purpose-Driven BusinessLouis CK’s Lesson About Getting Things Done At Work5 Practical Things Men Can Do For Gender Equality At WorkThe Three Women Who Are Helping Chicago’s Disadvantaged Students Well Beyond GraduationThe Multi-Million-Dollar Tenth Of A SecondWhy You Should Stop Trying To Reframe Your Failures In Job InterviewsToday in Tabs: The Gift of GarbBattle Of The Blades: The Best Juicer For Your DollarSocial Media Actually Reduces Political Extremism, Study SaysPeek Inside The Fossil-Filled Bowels Of The American Natural History MuseumAncient Incans Earthquake Proof Walls Inspire These 3-D Printed Modern StructuresHow A 20-Something Persuaded Thousands Of Kenyan Farmers To Save Their Land By Growing TreesDavid Beckham’s Life In This Whisky Ad Directed By Guy Ritchie Is Exactly What You Imagine It Would BeThis Basketball Court Has A Soccer Field For A RoofThe New “Marcel The Shell With Shoes On” Video Will Knock Your Socks OffYouTubers Go To Panem In New “Hunger Games” Miniseries For Mockingjay Part 1Monica Lewinsky Joins Twitter–To Fight CyberbullyingThis Machine Instantly Carves Designs Out Of Almost Any MaterialLeBron Goes Back Home To Akron With BeatsSmart Move, Snapchat: First Sponsored Post Is A Movie Trailer For “Ouija”China Launches Cyber Attack As New iPhones ArriveVote For America’s Next Top Office DogRyoji Ikeda Is Trolling Times Square Every Night This Month at 11:57The New Kindle’s Coolest FeatureSleater-Kinney Reunite, Offer Taste Of Their New Album Featuring Miranda JulySpotify Reveals Family Plan For Up To Five Premium AccountsThis Brand-Creator Partnership Is How Snapchat’s CEO Should Have Tried To Make Unveils Yet Another Stupid SmartwatchTrippy Music Video Inspired By Charles And Ray Eames’s “Powers Of Ten”Inside The Making Of Pharrell’s “Happy”This Video Game Could Help Vets Get Through Tough ConversationsNot Your Typical Hardware: The R/GA Accelerator’s Class Of 2015Nokia’s Loupe Is Smarter Than It LooksThe Grid Is The Website Of The Future: It Builds ItselfA Norwegian Town Paid People A “Reverse Toll” If They Walked Or BikedDoomsday Preppers: Small Business EditionThis Browser Extension Tells You What Your Online Ads Say About YouThe Apple Pay Challenge: Can I Spend A Week Without A Wallet?Eerie Photos Of The Financial Crisis, Six Years After The CollapseHere’s One Way To Get Rid Of Countless Wasted Paper Cups: Eat Your CoffeeInside The Probiotics Movement… For PetsWhy This Dog Makes $15,000 A MonthWhat Happened When Ideo Tried To Teach Us How To Be Better ListenersBe More Like Tesla: How To Turn Your Company Into A MovementAn Illustrated Guide To Every Animal In Rock MusicWhy Dogs Look Like Their OwnersOh, Snap! ’90s Web Design Is Hot AgainTomorrow’s Seniors May Lack Caregivers, But They’ll Have Digital Animal FriendsHow To Turn Awkward Into Awesome, From Scott Aukerman Of “Comedy Bang! 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County As In The Whole State Of Michigan, BasicallySee What Craigslist Looks Like As An Interactive Music VideoUnless We Stop Our Fall, Climate Change Is Going To Hit Us Like A Concrete SidewalkThese Drones Are Joining The Race To Bring Internet Access To The Entire WorldDon’t Like Twitter’s Recommended Tweets? Too Bad, They’re Here To StaySee Your Life Through The Lens Of History With This Data Viz Site From BBC EarthRon Klain Is America’s New Ebola CzarGetting Lucky, Being Yourself, And Addressing The Big Questions: This Week’s Most Popular Leadership StoriesCrazy Waterfall Scheme Chosen For D.C.’s New Elevated ParkThe Berlin Wall Is Going Back UpMegan Amram Teaches Women’s Baby Brains How To Science, In Her Olivia Newton John-Themed Book PromoWrite Stories On Extinct Galactic Civilizations In New GameThe Producers Of “Manhattan” On Science As Character And Storytelling VehicleThis Brand App Gives Kids Spooky Halloween VoicesWhy It’s So Hard To Make A Decent Architecture FilmHow To Make Electric School Buses As Cheap As Diesel-Fueled TransitNuclear Fusion Breakthrough? Don’t Put Your Money On It6 Ways Autonomous Cars Could Change EverythingProduct Bootcamp Week Five: Avoiding The Weird Corner CaseA 10-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Behind This Philanthropic Crowdfunding PlatformAs First Grads Go To Market, R/GA Accelerator Shifts Focus From Hardware To SoftwareThe Insanity Of City Street Grids, VisualizedGood Vibrations: These Sex Toys Are Made For PlantsA Deceptively Simple Plate Designed To Stop Your OvereatingWhy You Should Apply Design Thinking To Your LifeThis Company Is Putting The Homeless To Work–As Tour GuidesKarim Rashid On Milan’s Best Design SecretsThis Is The User Experience Of A HeartbreakPhotos: The Best Of The 2014 Innovation By Design Awards And ConferenceWhat It’s Like To Get A Master’s Degree In MindfulnessKLM’s Super Helpful Social Play, And Virgin’s 6-Hour Pre-roll Of Hell: The Top 5 Ads Of The WeekWhy Jason Reitman Can’t Read a Book Without Thinking About Turning It Into a MovieStaying In The Basement: “Walking Dead” Creator Robert Kirkman On Writing Comics And TV And Keeping SaneHow To Craft A Healthier Sales PitchTyra Banks: “Now I understand the importance of hiring really strong people”Productivity Hack Of The Week: Give Your Day A Theme To Regain FocusYou Know Your Company Needs More Women, But Do You Know Why?How To Turn Your Career Envy Into MotivationThe New Habit Challenge: Use Your Morning To Focus On Your GoalsThink Full-Time Internships Are Only For The Summer? Think AgainHow The Most Successful People Poop At WorkThe Not-So Glamorous Story Of Real Startup Success4 Practical Ways To Improve Your Customer Service Right NowBus Stop Zombies Scare Austrians, All To Promote “The Walking Dead”At Apple’s October Event, Specs Mattered More Than Usual, And That’s OkayThis Artwork Changes Based On Your EmotionsWhat Makes Smartwatch App Developers Tick?Today in Tabs: These Tabs About to BlowRIP: Twitpic Closes, For Good This TimeApple Introduces “5K” Retina iMac With 14.7 Million PixelsFBI Warns: Criminals Could Walk Free If Tech Companies Encrypt User DataWhisper’s No Good, Very Bad Day“The Walking Drunk” Reveals Similarities Between The Zonked And The ZombiesApple’s New iPads: Thinner, Faster, And Now Available In GoldGisele Surfs A Weird Wave Of Emotions In New Chanel Ad by Baz LurhmannApple’s OS X Yosemite Available To The Public TodayDilapidated Concrete Shack Transformed Into A Beautiful Preschool BuildingAfrican Journalists Developing Digital Tools To Fight EbolaLooks Like Nicolas Cage Is “CIA Nicolas Cage” In Potentially Watchable New MovieFrom World War II To “The Force” And Beyond: The History of Volkswagen in 2 MinutesThese Walls Cool Themselves, No A/C NeededNow You Can Invest In Solar Like You’re A Wall StreeterIFTTT And Twitter Reunite (And It Feels So Good)CBS Announced A New Paid Subscription Service: Here’s Why It MattersThis Comic Sans Typewriter Is Every Type Lover’s Worst NightmareThis Desk Organizer Is Like A Puzzle You Can Endlessly RearrangeWatch It: This Basketball Bounces Through 24 Of Your Favorite MoviesSoftware Made For The Military Is Being Used By The NFL To Diagnose Brain InjuriesFacebook’s New “Safety Check” Tool Lets Everyone Know If You’re Okay After A DisasterDesigner Debate: What Is The World’s Most Dangerous Design?Has Microfinance Lost Its Mission?4 Ways Using Big Data to Hire People Could Totally BackfireHow To Grow The Economy And Address Climate Change At The Same TimeMeet The Actual GhostbusterEHarmony’s New Service: For $5,000, You Get Help From Human MatchmakersWhy Everyone Wants To Work For The “Game Of Thrones” Costume-Breakdown DepartmentWhy The Future of Sex Is Not (Necessarily) A RobotChameleon Jacket Changes Color Based On What You TouchThe Next Hot Market For Wearable Tech: GrandmaThe One Question To Ask If You Want To Recruit The Best Talent GloballyThese Photos, And A Bit Of Science, Show What People Wished They Looked LikeForget Standing: This Chair Turns Your Body Into A Mouse, So You’re Always MovingDoctors Without Borders Is Experimenting With Delivery Drones To Battle An EpidemicWhy This Company Is Giving Its Employees $1,500 Each To Go On Far-Flung VacationsSteven Soderbergh’s Latest, Years-In-The Making Creative Project Will F#*& You UpThis App Helps Breast Cancer Survivors Visualize Putting Tattoos Over Their ScarsUnfinished Business: Max Levchin’s Quest To Build the Next PayPalNovember 2014: The RecommenderThe Hottest Startups Have One Thing In Common: Our Faces5 Problem-Solving Techniques For Every Aspect Of LifeHow To Solve 3 Problems That Hinder Your Company’s Cultural GrowthWhy The Future Of Your Company Depends On Creating VisibilityFrom World War II To Woodstock And Beyond: The History Of Volkswagen In 2 MinutesHow Your Environment Not Your Personality Determines If You’re UnethicalHow To Get Over The 4 Common Fears That Hold People Back From Asking For A RaiseMemo To Brands Everywhere: Stop Killing Oculus Rift!9 Different Definitions On The Meaning Of Work-Life BalanceMemo To Brands Everywhere: Stop Killing Oculus Rift!Bogus Excuses: The Real Reasons Why Bosses Aren’t Giving Feedback4 People Who Go To Extremes For Their Dream Jobs4 Tiny Tweaks To Make Meetings Vastly More ProductiveThe 50-Year OrgasmSome Hero Strapped (Another) GoPro Onto An Eagle And The Footage Is (Also) BreathtakingThis Action-Packed, Heartbreaking Mini War Movie Has A Message For Veterans