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Mayor Orders Police To Stop Arresting Subway Electricity ThievesCourt Rules It’s OK For Cops To Use Fake Instagram AccountsU.S. Lawyers Left Guessing At Argentine Animal Rights RulingUber CEO Travis Kalanick Indicted In South KoreaThis Just In: Tomorrow Is ChristmasThe Best Books Fast Company Read This YearAn App To Help You Cook A Waste-Free Holiday MealNike Is Rereleasing Sneakers That Look Like iPhone Cases For Your Feet6 Questions For The White House’s Maker-In-Chief Stephanie SantosoThe 11 Most “Innovative” New Fast Foods Of 201418 Must-Follow Venture Capitalist Twitter Accounts12 Best Destinations For Globe-Trotting Design FansThe Fastest Animal On Earth Is Not A CheetahForget Christmas Or Hanukkah, Betabrand Has Its Own HolidaysThe Best And Worst Branding Of 20149 Creative Ways To Shake Yourself Out Of A Career RutTell Better Stories In 2015: Storytelling Insight From James Patterson, Gillian Flynn, Richard Linklater, And Many MoreThe Best Vines Of 2014The 9 Most Moving Transportation Stories Of 2014The 6 Most Enlightening Education Stories Of 2014The Top 11 Crowdfunding Projects We Threw Money At In 2014The 7 Most Shareable Collaborative Consumption Stories Of 2014The Top 12 Buildings We Wanted To Live In This YearThe Top 10 Innovative Workplaces We Wanted To Work At In 2014The 11 Most Delicious Food Stories Of 2014The 9 Best Infographics Of 2014The 9 Most Informative Maps Of 2014The 15 Best Fake Ads Of 2014The 14 Most Interesting Stories Of 2014The 13 Coolest, Craziest Lists Of 2014The 11 Most Invasive Privacy Stories of 2014The 9 Robots That Might Have Enslaved Us In 2014The 8 Most Watchable Videos Of 2014The Top 12 Climate-Changing Environment Stories Of 2014The 9 Most Electrifying Energy Stories Of 2014The 15 Most Captivating Photo Essays Of 2014The Top 14 Walkable, Livable City Stories Of 2014The Top 13 Bikes Stories We Took For A Spin In 2014The Top 12 Health Stories Of 2014 Are Almost As Good For You As Visiting The DoctorThe Best Sketches of 2014The Top 10 Best Business Lessons Of 2014Today in Tabs: Christmas SteveTake The 2014 Fast Company News QuizFirst Complete Prototype Of Google’s Self-Driving Car Looks Like A Cartoon Ladybug4 Lessons In Creativity From John CleeseFor The First Time Since 2003, U.S. Economy Grows At 5%Facebook Complies With Russian Request To Block Page Promoting Putin Opposition RallyFDA To Submit Proposal* That Allows Gay Men To Donate BloodWander A Digital Maze Of Corridors From Your Favorite Sci-Fi FilmsEnding Roadkill By Giving Animals Right Of WayAmerica’s Favorite Artists, Mapped By eBay SearchesSelect Theaters Will Screen “The Interview” on Christmas Day After AllThis Device Triggers Memories In Alzheimer’s Patients By Playing Music They Remember11-Year-Old Björk Reading The Nativity Story Will Grow Your Grinch-y Christmas Heart Three SizesAmerican Apparel Weighs Buyout Option As Founder Dov Charney Lurks In The BackgroundGoogle’s Adorable Self-Driving Car Aims To Hit The Road Next YearThere Are Secret Blimps Protecting Washington, D.C.First Time For Everything: Apple Pushes Automatic Security PatchThe Music Streaming Wars Are Just Getting StartedThink White Button-Down Shirts Are Boring? Think Again.A Server Lacking Two-Step Verification Provided Entry Point For JPMorgan Chase BreachAntibiotic-Resistant Superbugs Aren’t Just Deadly–They’ll Also Cost Us $100 TrillionA Public Company Has Finally Become A B Corp5 Predictions For The World In 2039Swedish Students Get Light Therapy To Combat Winter’s All-Day DarknessThe Suckiest Christmas Gifts, VisualizedThis Boulder Is Secretly Hiding An Alpine ShelterDisrupting The Pink Aisle: The Rise Of Empowering Toys For GirlsThe Oldest English Swear Words, VisualizedIt’s Not Christmas In Japan Without KFCWhy Adding Dance Can Double Your Money And Other Secrets From A Salvation Army Bell RingerHow Cereal Fanatics Talked General Mills Into Bringing Back French Toast CrunchPackaging For A Post-Binary Gender World27 of the Best, Funniest, Lamest, Strangest Or Otherwise Memorable Tweets in 2014The 18 Best Infographics Of 2014The Design World’s Biggest Scandals Of 2014Duolingo’s New Mission: Watching You LearnWork Hacks To Help You Accomplish Your Most Important Career GoalsThe Most Creative Things That Happened In 2014Can Your Face Predict Leadership Success?How To Survive Your Annual Performance Review8 Steps To Dealing With A Toxic CoworkerThe Surprising Gender Wage Gap In PR4 Ways To Bust Silos Within Your CompanyThe Best And Worst Moments In Leadership In 2014Stop Chasing After Happiness And Do This InsteadPebble Passes 5,000 Smartwatch Apps: How It Got There, And What Comes Next<p>The Baltimore County Police Department Used A <em>Fax Machine</em> To Send Vital Information To The NYPD. Seriously.</p>NYC Theater Is Going To Host A Live Reading of “The Interview” ScriptIndependent Movie Theaters Pressure Sony To Screen “The Interview”Someone Finally Fixed The Troubling Lyrics Of “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”Molson Built An Epic Hockey Rink On Top Of A MountainThis Is What Happens When The Kids Are In Charge Of NetflixToday in Tabs: Is 2014 Over Yet?Before Bed, Switch Off The E-Reader And Pick Up A PaperbackExperts Skeptical North Korea Hacked SonyIn PR Tailspin, Sony Hires Real-Life Olivia PopeWatch This Sweet, Sad Documentary About The World’s Oldest Family-Owned BusinessA Disaster “Pharming” Kit That Harvests Mutated Plants From Radioactive ZonesHow Human-Centered Design Can Improve Financial InclusionWatch Guy Pearce’s Weirdly Great Music Video. Guy Pearce!This Clever Device Keeps Food Fresh Without A RefrigeratorFirst Look: Four Design Ideas For Obama’s Presidential LibrarySallie Krawcheck On The Benefits Of Investing In WomenRoman Coppola Follows Francis Into The Jungle, Armed With Mozart And AmazonAre Ride-Hailing Apps Safe For Drivers?Clothing Brand Moose Knuckles Brings You A Graphic Depiction Of Canadian ForeplayThe Most Controversial Productivity Hack: Getting High At WorkThis Isn’t The First Time Sony Didn’t Have Enough Hacker Insurance24 Clever Examples of Design ActivismThe Best Christmas Tree Money Can BuyThe Year’s Best Art On The InternetSnøhetta To Build Prototype For Martian HouseThe Enduring Pay Gap: Women Are Still Paid Less For The Same WorkMapping The Most Influential Languages On EarthIn Atlanta, An Elf Will Deliver Your Christmas Tree And Then Pick It Up For CompostingSallie Krawcheck On The Benefits Of Investing In WomenIn 2050, You Might Want To Be Living In HelsinkiLook, No Hands: Watch These Amazing Videos Of A Designer Who Draws With Her NoseThis Incredible Urban Park Will Be Inside One Of The World’s Busiest AirportsFend Off Unwanted Advances With The Ferocious “Spider Dress”The Story Behind Star Wars’s Forgotten Christmas AlbumWWWTXT: The Oldest Internet ArchiveThe 24 Best Photo Essays Of 2014The Best User Interfaces Of 2014The 15 Best Music Videos Of 201411 Simple Ways To Push Your Creative BoundariesMaestro Of The Midwest: For The Future Of American Eating, Look To Columbus10 Industry Leaders Share Their Best Lessons From 2014The Dos And Don’ts Of Giving Gifts At WorkWhat Happened When We Tried Sleeping On Our ProblemsHow To Relax Over The Whole Holiday3 Ways To Manage Entitled EmployeesThe Secret Powers In Being InexperiencedThe Psychology Behind A Mysteriously Fluctuating Holiday Sweater Sale7 New Habits Of Highly Successful PeopleTimeless Lessons From Gender Inequality Battles Of The 1950sHow To Make Yourself Unplug For The Entire Holiday BreakWatch Paul Stanley’s Insane Folgers CommercialHow J.C. Chandor Captured NYC’s Most Dangerous Era For “A Most Violent Year”See 2014’s Good, Bad, And Ugly Cultural Moments In Giant Illustrated Poster FormThe Future Of Brand Integration Is On Full Display In This “Law & Order” ParodyWhat Astronauts Will See—But Not Hear—When They Return To Earth From MarsBitTorrent’s Offer To Sony: Release “The Interview” Safely Online With Us And Make MoneyStaples Says 1.16 Million Credit Cards Compromised By HackersIn 20 Minutes, This Brilliant Kit Creates A Full-Size Library For Refugee CampsAll It Takes For The Desolenator To Make Clean Drinking Water Is A Little SunlightLatest in Sony Leak: Zuckerberg Tried To Stop Facebook MovieThe New York City Hardware Startup Map, Holiday 2014 EditionDesigning For Misuse: Odyssey Works’ Abraham Burickson On How Architecture Inspires His ArtMcDonald’s Accused Of Violating Workers’ RightsAs FBI Names North Korea, Hackers Say They Won’t Leak More Sony DataStarbucks Severs Ties With SquareScared Of Heights? Your Ancestors Might Be To BlameSad CEOs, Instagram Drama, And The Year’s Top Searches: Take The Fast Company News QuizSticky Notes That Look Like A MondrianInstagram Is Now Worth $35 Billion: AnalystsHere’s Every Time Stephen Colbert Broke CharacterUncle Sam Wants You…To Crowdsource ScienceInside The Chinese Town That Makes Your Christmas OrnamentsThe Genetic Ancestry Of The United States, According To 23andMeBroadcast Your Holiday Wishes to The Whole City With These Massive GIF Greeting CardsCan 3-D Printing Help Teach The Business Skills To Lift People Out Of Poverty?An Elegant iPhone Speaker Dock Made Out Of Cararra MarbleAmericans Have No Idea About The Health Consequences Of Climate ChangePentagram’s Ingenious Holiday Cards Through The YearsThis Nifty Gadget Could Finally Divide And Conquer The Airplane ArmrestApp Lets You Create A Musical Score For Your GriefShould I Cash In My Employee Stock Options?Nike Lawsuit: How 3 Top Designers Allegedly Stole IP And Left For AdidasGangs Of 1970s New York, MappedDesign Legend Louise Fili Photographs The Gorgeous Typography Of ItalyWhy Uber Needs BaiduThe 2014 Gift Guide: What To Get Creatives (And Those Who Want To Be More Creative)How The Deepest, Darkest Secrets Of Moms Shape The Products In Aisle 6Free App Friday: 5 Time-Saving Gems For Your SmartphoneTake A Ride On America’s Top 10 Bike LanesAfter Christmas Is Over, Your Old Tree Can Have A Sexier Second Life As LingerieThese Cheap, Invisible Solar Cells Can Be Spray-Painted On AnythingEDM/Orchestral Mashup “Electronic Opus” Is BT’s Cure For Modern Music’s MonotonyThis Floating, Water-Filtering Greenhouse Is Designed To Grow Food In Overcrowded CitiesWhy The Most Successful People Know When To Admit They’re Clueless3 Quick And Easy Steps For Crafting A Rousing Toast In MinutesHow To Figure Out What’s Worth Spending Your Time OnThe Case For Making A Career Change In Your Mid-30sWhat Your Employees Really Want For The Holidays5 Ways Leaders Think Differently Than The Rest Of UsEmail Myths, Word Traps, And Holiday Productivity: The Most Popular Leadership Stories This WeekHow To Make The Most Of Your Office Holiday PartyThe 5 Best Times Eric Andre Destroyed The Set Of His Show, Chosen By Eric AndreBoston Uber Driver Charged With RapeInstagram Users Furious Over Lost FollowersHere’s 3 Minutes Of Daredevils Being Unbelievably Awesome In 2014Today in Tabs: Dog and Pyongyang ShowAre L.A. Residents Faking Accidents To Fool Waze?Marcel The Shell Takes On Fleetwood MacA Stunning Dance Piece That Combines Traditional Choreography With Digital ProjectionThe 5 Worst “Viral” Ads Of 2014The 5 Worst “Viral” Ads Of 2014Does Discussing Your Religion At Work Make You Happier?The Work You Do Caring For Elderly Parents Now Comes With Gift Cards12 Holiday Gifts You’ll Want To Keep For YourselfAirbnb Launches Glossy New Updates To Mobile ExperienceAll I Want For Christmas Is This Nonexistent TechnologyApple Faces New Investigation Into iPhone Sales TacticsPeople Have No Idea That Cows Cause Climate ChangeMore Companies Are Opting For Alcohol-Free Holiday Parties, Survey SaysThe Greatest World Series Hitter Of All Time, Visualized With A Comically Large BatHow More Of Your Favorite Directors Would Film Christmas MorningRelive The Year In Outrage With This Awesome Clickable GraphicTaylor Swift Says Other Artists Thanked Her For Yanking Her Catalog From SpotifyAmazon Launches One-Hour Delivery For Prime Members In ManhattanMapping How Chronic Poverty Has Exploded in American Cities Over the Last 40 YearsA Terrifying Video Collage Taken From One Day Of News ImagesDrone Plus Drum Machine Equals This Killer Flying Musical InstrumentICANN, The Internet’s Gatekeeper, Was Just HackedWhat Happens When Santa Meets Alexander WangThe Quest To Reproduce The Scent Of A Rose, With Designer Microbes“I Feel Exhausted”: How The Mailman Is Struggling To Keep Up With Free ShippingThis Insurance Company Pays You To WalkRelive The Great Christmas Memories You’ve Formed With Your TV Friends And Family With This SupercutHow Joseph Gordon-Levitt Creatively Crowdsourced His New Short FilmFind Out What Your Future Looks Like With This Design Firm’s SimulatorLike Uber, But For Credit Card FraudHere’s The Big Problem With Sony Releasing “The Interview” On DemandPregnant Women Exposed To Air Pollution Have Up To Double The Risk Of Having An Autistic ChildFrom Saturn’s Moons To The Hoover Dam: The Greatest Landscape Photos Of All TimeMiles Davis’s Illustrious Jazz Career Visualized Like A RecordFinally, A Beer That Will Solve Your Creative ProblemsThis Addictive Game Could Save You Money On Your Next Utility BillJack Kerouac’s “On The Road” Illustrated Page By PageHow to Make A 2,000-Mile Pizza DeliveryThis Dutch Hamburger Is Made From Weed, Man . . . SeaweedHow A 6-Year-Old Learned Coding Skills With These Adorable Robot ToysSantiago Calatrava: The World’s Most Hated Architect?Using Livecams To Mobilize People Against SmogThree Things Entrepreneurs Should Do Right Now To Score Capital In 2015How To Make Your Creative Longshots Come To LifeThe 20 Best Ads Of 2014How Empathy Makes Us More Productive At WorkYour Worst Office Holiday Party StoriesThe Brand Your Brand Could Be Like: How Old Spice Went ViralWhy I’ll Never Stop Working In The Trenches Of My CompanyWhy Women Often Don’t Lead The Companies They’ve FoundedFired For The Holidays: Is It Acceptable For Businesses To Downsize In December?What Athletes Can Teach You About Embracing DiversityHow “Serial” Could Bring Big Money To Podcasts (Finally!)3 Ways To Live Out Your Passion In Ways You Wouldn’t ExpectWhy You Should Be Taking A Nap Right Now