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This Networks Engineer Turned His Passion For Snowboarding Into A Fun Side BusinessA Homeless Shelter Used Microsoft’s How-Old.net To Show The Toll Of Living On The StreetThe Story Behind McDonald’s Hot, Hipster HamburglarThe Family That Brews Together Stays TogetherEtsy Wants To Bring Its Handmade Wares To A Brick-And-Mortar Chain Store Near YouFitbit Files For $100M IPOMini Offers Stranded Motorists A Lift, Turning Breakdowns Into Test DrivesDJ Steve Aoki Drops Part II Of His Ambitious Double Album “Neon Future”Meet the Mercedes-Benz Metris Luxury VanToday In Tabs: How To Succeed In Business By Stealing From The WeakWhat Is The Future of Video?With Yelp Reportedly Considering Sale, Stock Pops 25%Gates Foundation To Invest $75 Million In Disease Surveillance Network In Africa And South AsiaIn Italy, They’re Scooter-Pooling To Beat The TrafficL.A.’s Mayor Garcetti: “We’re Hiring A Ride-Share And Autonomous Car Advisor”That Time World Famous DJ Steve Aoki Popped In To Talk Music And Bake CakesThe Filter Bubble Is Your Own Damn Fault, Says FacebookNASA Wants Your Ideas For A Mars ColonyJames Franco Writes A Passionate Op-Ed In Support Of McDonald’sThat Same Day Puppy Drone Delivery Service Is Really A Humane Society PSALyft Teams Up With Verizon To Find New Riders Through Their PhonesThis Clever Animated Short About Smartphone Addiction Has A Surprising Amount Of BloodshedCoke’s Interactive Mother’s Day Story Lets You See Life Through The Eyes Of Mom And DaughterThe Mobile Justice App Sends Your Footage Of Police Encounters Straight To The ACLUThis Couple Is Pursuing Their Passion (And Making Money) In Their Golden Years“Leaked” Footage Shows U.K. Politicians Rap-Battling For PowerWill Wright Unveils Thred, A Mobile Storytelling Tool For Visual Culture VulturesWhat A Secretive Military Agency Is Doing For The Future Of Global HealthWill Automated Driving Kill The Auto Insurance Industry?Is It Possible To Design A Drought-Friendly Golf Course In California?Samsung Celebrates Mother’s Day By Making Sport Of Your Mom’s Texting StyleLike A Boss: How Madonna Became The Biggest Pop Brand On The PlanetYou’ll Get Paid More Money At Work If You’re Not NeuroticWatch A Sick Rescue Puppy Grow To Adulthood In A Heartstring-Tugging Time-Lapse VideoYour Creative Calendar: 73 Things To Do, See, And Hear This MayDrawing The Future: See CalArts Shorts By Tomorrow’s Animation Stars, TodayThe Status Of Women: How The U.S. Compares State To StateKeybase Wants To Make Serious Encryption Accessible To Mere MortalsInside HBO’s Quest For Emotional TruthThe 10 Most Important Things I’ve Learned About Building An Entrepreneurial MindsetBest Practices From The Most Active Slack UsersHow Do I Get Long-Winded Job Candidates To Stop Talking During Interviews?Unexpected Places To Meet A Business Partner5 Signs That Your Workplace May Be ToxicThe Value In Creating A Culture Of Co-Entrepreneurs5 Questions You Should Ask Yourself When Deciding Between JobsOprah Announces A New Reality ShowApple Is Planning iPhone Apps That Let You Share Your DNAThis Washing Machine Never Needs To Be Plugged In: Just Start PedallingNew York In Ruins: Explore The City’s Abandoned Places With These Haunting PhotosIBM Partners With Facebook To Launch Personalized Ads For BrandsThis 15-Second Ping-Pong Rally Will Make You Sweat, Scream, Grab A PaddleReport: The FTC Is Probing Apple’s Communications With Record LabelsToday In Tabs: The Art Of The BurnJabil–The Manufacturing Giant You’ve Never Heard Of–Steps Out Of The ShadowsThis Hybrid Business-Nonprofit Gives Away 100% Of Its Profits (It Also Sells Cool Hats)The Companies With The Most Climate-Altering Carbon In Their Business PlansThe EU Officially Reveals Its Plan To Reduce Silicon Valley’s Power In EuropeThe Future Of Manufacturing: Sensors, 3-D Printers, And Data ScienceTanlines Gets Down To Business, Sets up Conference Call To Preview New AlbumDoes Cause Marketing Actually Work? Measuring The Success Of A “Drink More Water” CampaignAmy Schumer’s Virtuosic “12 Angry Men” Parody Reveals Why Women Should Be AngryAt This Fashion Library, You Check Out Clothes Instead Of Buying ThemMax Levchin’s PayPal Encore Just Raised $275 Million In FundingVHX, A “Netflix For The Everyman,” Wants You To Make Money From Your VideosIllusionist Darcy Oake Pulls Off Coffee Shop Levitation Stunt In New Tim Hortons CampaignHow Do I Politely Tell A Coworker He’s Being Way Too Loud?What If You Didn’t Need A Bike Lock, Because The Bike Rack Locked Your Bike For You?This Virtual Reality Project Promises To Bring Dead Loved Ones Back To LifeHow “Kung Fury” Went From A Career Hail Mary To Kickstarter Hit, Cannes Entry, And Hollywood FeatureThese Sleeping Pods Are Designed To Let You Live At Work–Which Is Just What You Want, Right?The Overlooked Asian-American Glass CeilingWhat Marriage Equality Would Mean For The EconomyMeet The STEM Scouts: A New Kind Of Troop From The Boy Scouts Of AmericaHow To Cope With A Disorganized BossWhat I Learned From 100 Days Of RejectionHow To Talk About Complex Topics Without Dumbing Them DownHere’s Why You Should Care About HolacracyTwitter’s CFO Gets A New Job: Explaining TwitterOfficial Rules: #LetItFly ContestFoursquare To Swarm Users: Wait, Come Back!Have TED’s 2,000 Presenters Answer Your Deepest, Probing Questions With Help From IBM’s WatsonU2 Refuse To Be Ignored, Perform Incognito In World’s Most Ignorable Music VenueThis Experiment Shows What Happens To Your Body When Everything You Eat Is OrganicCan The App Store Model Take The Pain Out Of Launching A New Website?Today in Tabs: Everything Is So Much Worse Than You ThinkMutilated Flags Serve As A Graphic Reminder That The Atrocity Of FGM Happens EverywherePolish Bank Introduces Mobile ATMs You Can Summon With An AppNutrition App MyFitnessPal Launches Its First Premium VersionThis Mesh We’re In: Why Communities Are Building An Internet That’s More LocalThe Glorious, Creepy Truth About Google’s New “Find My Phone” FeatureWhat Are You Waiting For? Coca-Cola Urges You To Choose Happiness (And Coke)These Plastic Benches Double As Air Monitoring StationsSWISH: You’ve Got A Week’s Worth Of New Music To Listen ToWatch The First Music Video Made Out Of Soundcloud CommentsMeet the Mercedes-Benz Metris DJ VanThese Floating Islands Aren’t Real–But They Are Cleaning Up RiversThis New App Turns Reducing Your Carbon Footprint Into A GameRyan Gosling Will Indeed Eat His Cereal, In Quiet Tribute To Late Vine Artist Ryan McHenryWhy Managing Work-Life Balance Is Harder Than EverWho Needs Amazon? Support Local Businesses–And Then Get Same-Day Delivery By BikeThis Startup’s Side Project Scans Every Periscope Video To Help You Find The Best StreamsThis Clever Seat Belt For Your Desk Chair Will Force You To Sit Up Straight In The OfficeThe Best And Worst Countries To Be A MotherSimple Tips To Help You Stand Out On EtsyHow Can I Tell My Boss I Don’t Want A Promotion?The Story Behind Chipotle’s Dubious Decision To Defy Scientists And Go GMO-FreeThis Risk-Averse British Businesswoman Launched A Million-Dollar Fashion Brand From Her Kitchen TableOne Size Doesn’t Fit All: The Making Of A Next-Generation Sex ToyPainting The Apocalypse: DC Artists Pay Stunning Tribute To “Mad Max”This Man Turned His Dirty-Laundry Nightmare Into A StartupThis Web Development Shop’s Passion Project: Injecting Your Company Culture With GratitudeHow To Talk Your Way Into A Job–LiterallyHow To Make Yourself UnforgettableThe Growing Business Of Detecting Unconscious BiasHow To Take Advantage Of President Obama’s TechHire InitiativeHow To Make Industry Networking Events Worth ItDecoding The Personality Of Workplace BulliesAndroid Wear’s New Strategy For Success In The Apple Watch EraHuggies Made A 3-D-Printed Model Of This Blind Mom-To-Be’s FetusGet Free Wi-Fi At The Beach, But Only If You’re In the ShadeNew York City Plans To Give Residents $70 Million Worth Of Wi-FiToday in Tabs: May You Go Fourth And ProsperFacebook To Publishers: Don’t Worry, We’ll Let You Have Your Ad RevenueMeerkat Ditches Twitter And Cozies Up To FacebookDon’t Look Now, But Chinese Smartphones Are Finally Getting InterestingFacebook Expands Free Internet ProgramWith Timeful Acquisition, Google Aims To Supercharge Its Apps’ Time-Management SmartsSee Every NFL Team’s Helmet Re-Imagined, Marvel-StyleReport: Apple Is Trying To Cripple Spotify’s Free Streaming CatalogSomeone Strapped A GoPro To A Mumbai Street Dog And The Results Will Break Your HeartA Crowdfunding Site Lets You Bring Energy Efficiency To Poor NeighborhoodsCarly Fiorina Is Running For President, But She’d Rather You Not Visit CarlyFiorina.OrgBill Nye The Science Guy Launches A New Web Series With GE On Emoji ScienceMeet The Skater Girls Of AfghanistanWhy Justin Timberlake Is Dressed Up Like A Giant Man-Lime For Sauza 901 TequilaAn Adorable Homeless Dog Follows People Around, Via A New Interactive BillboardDogs Bring Out The Best In Humanity In This Sweet Pedigree CampaignCanva, The Startup Bringing Graphic Design To The Masses, Is Launching A New Paid ModelHow To Tell If You’re “That Person” In Your OfficeAnnie Leibovitz And Vanity Fair Provide Your Best Behind-The-Scenes Look at Star Wars VII YetThis Library On A Chip Gives People Without Internet Access All The Information They NeedSausage Forges Family Bonds In These Goofy New Johnsonville AdsHere’s An Idea: Why Not Have All Public Buses Be On-Demand?Mark Zuckerberg Joins AltSchool’s Backers10 Maps That Show The Enormous Health Differences In U.S. CitiesThe Roomba’s Inventor Launches What Might Be The Easiest-To-Use Drone YetShould I Fire Someone Who Works Hard But Isn’t Meeting Expectations?A Startup Identity Conundrum: When Your Product Is Your Mission StatementYouth Bra Company Yellowberry Gets Some Grown-Up SupportMeet The Father-Son Team Making $1.3 Million On YouTubeBeautiful Foodie Mag Sift Is Actually Brand Content For The Hardcore BakerThis Smart Plate Tells You How Many Calories You’re Eating–And Whether You’re Eating Too FastStan Lee On How Marvel Characters Went From People With Problems To Hollywood’s Biggest PropertiesWhat Is Generation Z, And What Does It Want?From Passion To Profit: How To Make Money Doing What You LoveThe Business of Planning Same-Sex WeddingsSeven Ways To Cure Your Aversion To RiskThe Psychology Behind All That Clutter You Can’t Get Rid OfWhat I Wish I Would Have Known About Letting Things GoThis Is How Coursera Competes Against Google And Facebook For The Best TalentWe’re Answering Your Questions: How To Make Money Doing What You LoveThis Weird Bike Just Raised $973,764 On A $50,000 Kickstarter GoalThis Visual Joke Hidden Throughout “Shaun Of The Dead” Will Sneak Up On You Like a ZombieWhy Superstar Designer John Maeda Is Obsessed With AirbnbMicrosoft HoloLens And The Danger Of Mismanaged ExpectationsSitting All Day Will Kill You, But A 2-Minute Walk Could Change ThatDavid Lynch’s Coffee Brand Is Way Too Powerful For RobotsCalifornia Is Sitting On The Solution To Its Drought ProblemThis Mesmerizing Drone Footage Of Antarctica Is The Most Relaxing Thing You’ll Watch TodayObama Will Dole Out $20 Million For Police Body CamsToday in Tabs Quiz: The Most Popular Quiz in PrisonThis 3-Minute Drama Is Another Masterclass In Thai SadvertisingThe Recommender: Miriam Taylor, Who Is Basically The Southern Kristi YamaguchiSee Hours Of High-End Photoshop Retouching In These Short Time-Lapse VideosRead The Fine Print Before You Use Microsoft’s Viral Age-Guessing Tool [Updated]Purina Wishes YouTube Happy 10th Birthday By Celebrating A Decade Of Dog And Cat VideosPepsi’s New Global Campaign Features A Game Of Drone FootballNow You Can Take A Virtual Reality Trip To Patron’s Hacienda Headquarters In MexicoThis Student-Designed Device Numbs Your Skin So Injections Don’t HurtPhilly’s Vacant Lots Will Be Vacant No More Once They’re Filled With Mini-ForestsWith Elder-Support Service, Apple Moves Deeper Into The Health Care SpaceThis Robot Will Turn Your Tweet Into A Handwritten Thank You To A Service MemberTake The Fast Company News QuizAre You Ruining Your Good Night’s Rest?Why Companies Need NovelistsTake Control Of Your Farts With This Wearable Gas TrackerWatch An Audi Give Birth, And All The Gay Marriage Memories You Missed: The Top 5 Ads Of The Week5 Dead-Simple Ways To Manage Your MoneyThis Explorer Will Live On A Melting Iceberg For A YearNeil deGrasse Tyson Stomps The Notion Of Left Vs. Right Brain, Salutes Jon Stewart, And Explains The Soul Of CreativityHow Being Terrified Helped “Last Man On Earth” Will Forte Kill On SNL, Sitcoms, And FilmsWhat I’ve Learned From 10 Years At ThrillistHow To Recover From A Business Crisis4 People Share Their Risky Career Moves That Paid OffHow To Set Boundaries Without Looking Like A SlackerFrom Google’s Hiring Secrets To Creative Habits: April’s Top 10 Leadership StoriesWhy Taking Time To Play Can Change The Results Of Your WorkCan I Still Accept Severance If I Take Another Job?Tesla Now Has An Energy Division, And It’s Making Batteries To Power Your House