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Selma Director Ava DuVernay On The Importance Of Working With The Right PeopleAhead Of Oculus Rift, Facebook’s Planning More VR AdvertisingThe Minkoffs Want to Disrupt The Dictatorship In Fashion With Digital InnovationYouTube Music Aids Discovery With An Infinite PlaylistRunner. Cartoonist. Cake Lover: Saucony Finds Out Why The Oatmeal’s Matthew Inman RunsAfter Getting Shafted With a Lemon Jeep, This Guy Fought Back With a Funny Music VideoWhat You Think Is Beautiful Is Nuture, Not NatureChildhood “Milestones” In This PSA Track The Brutal Reality Of Child Sexual AbuseThis Tiny Flashlight Is Powered By Heat From Your HandRed Bull’s Psychedelic BMX Video Cycles Through An Incredible Optical IllusionRent The Runway Will Pursue Everyday Clothes Rentals In Early 2016The Thumb-Stopping Moment: Tips From Facebook For Advertising On FacebookOWN Co-Presidents Sheri Salata And Erik Logan Answer Your Twitter QuestionsApple May Be Launching A Venmo CompetitorManage Your Public Persona With Google’s New “About Me” ToolWhat It’s Like Working For A Powerful Person Like OprahPresident Frank Underwood Addressed The People Of China–About Alibaba’s DealsWith BuzzFeed’s New QuizChat App, You Can Take Quizzes With Your BFFsAirbnb Gets Personal With New Tools For Hosts And Hints At Better Search In The FutureThis Literary U.S. Map Reveals Where Great American Novels Are Set, State By StateMissy Elliott Returns (With Pharrell) To Show Us How They Do It Where They’re FromEerie Photo Essay Shows People Getting Sucked Into Their Devices, LiterallyFive Storytelling Strategies For Creating A Lifestyle BrandSpotify Unveils Concerts, A Personalized Listing Of ShowsThe London Underground’s New Map Encourages You To Walk Between StopsPostcards from Space Features Intergalactic Travel, Animator StyleWhat It’s Like To Visit Jim Henson’s Creature Shop (Partly Like a Muppet Morgue)We’re In A Global Usability Crisis. Here’s How To Help Fix ItIs Your State Corrupt?Photographer Captures The Serene Side Of Life As A FirefighterWhy Lyft’s Car Avatars Now Change ColorJ. Crew Alum Rebrands Bill Blass To Espouse Design, Not FashionThis Little Robot Crawls Under Your Floorboards To Deliver InsulationHow Microsoft Created A New Xbox ExperienceGE’s New 3-D Printed Turbines Freeze Seawater To Make It DrinkableSwitzerland’s New Self-Driving Buses Will Probably Run Like Clockwork6 Simple Ways To Cut Down On Your Food Waste5 Rules For Building A Family-Friendly Startup For GrownupsFour Strategies For Measuring Impact From Leaders Rocking the World of Social GoodThis 5-Story Glass Car Vending Machine Is Coin-OperatedThese Affordable Apartments Show How We Can Rethink Home Design To Fight Rising RentsFive Personal Development MythsPeopleSpark Gets Managers And Employees Talking So Everyone Is HappierWhat It Was Like To Attend “Hacker High” When They Filmed “Hackers” At My High School7 Long-Term Productivity Habits Of The Most Successful PeopleIs It Possible To Prepare Too Much For An Interview?10 Essential Tips For Those Starting Their First JobsWhen Big-Picture Thinking Holds Startup Founders BackWhy Meaningful Work Trumps MoneyTOMS Founder Blake Mycoskie Announces A New Fund For Social Good StartupsIn 10 Years: Serena Williams, CEO?Gwyneth Paltrow Knows Its Good For Goop When You Talk About Vaginal SteamingSelma Director Ava DuVernay Speaks About Lack Of Diversity In Hollywood“Selma” Director Ava DuVernay Raises Her Hand For Diversity In Hollywood In A Big WayUdacity Is The Tech World’s Newest UnicornMeet Lumosity’s New BossSerena Williams Confronts The Person Who Stole Her PhoneIt’s confirmed: Gwyneth Paltrow is trolling us with GOOP’s gift guideGwyneth Paltrow Is Glad That ‘Conscious Uncoupling’ Became Widely KnownA New Material Made From Trash Can Help Clean Mercury Out Of The OceanNo More Laughing At Robots Falling On Their Face—Now They Can Stumble Just Like HumansHow Nike And Serena Williams Team Up To Beat The CompetitionOffice Depot Just Made Your Office Secret Santa Much EasierWhy Did It Take The Football Team To Bring About Action At The University Of Missouri?Google Puts Doodles On Its Self-Driving CarsOWN Announces Warner Bros. Will Produce Its New Series “Queen Sugar”Facebook Takes Over Your Lock Screen With Its New App, NotifyMeadow Launches A Cloud Platform For Marijuana DispensariesLernert & Sander Direct A Hypnotizing 3-In-1 Music VideoJared Leto Gets Camera ShyLos Angeles Deploys A Fleet Of Smart Street LightsThe Trick To Accomplishing So MuchWendy Clark To Head DDB North AmericaToday in Tabs: Ask A MillennialHow Technology Has Impacted Jared LetoNew York To DraftKings And FanDuel: You Can’t Operate HereHere’s Why 28-Year-Old Hilary Duff Is More Exhausted Than 74-Year-Old Patricia FieldWhat Is The Meaning Of Design?Why You Shouldn’t Avoid FailureIt’s Insane How Giant Corporations Avoid Paying Taxes–And No One Is UpsetDirector Catherine Hardwicke Speaks Out Against Hollywood’s Gender ImbalanceHow Nintendo 3DS’s “Yokai Watch” Uses a Kid’s Perspective To Capture Kids’ AttentionMix Smoothies To Match Pantone ColorsMLB: The Unlikely Tech Giant?Mourn The Official Death Of Sony’s Betamax With These Painfully Vintage AdsKontor: A Souped-Up Pinterest For Office DesignAll 169 Crazy Gadgets From The James Bond FilmsInside The Stunning Jewel-Box Houses Of Architect Tom KundigThis Is Why Your Brain Loves That John Lewis Christmas AdThe 3 Key Traits Of An Exceptional DesignerMIT’s Weird Snake Bot Could Be The Future Of UICan Behavioral Science Help Bring More People Into The Financial System?iPad Pro Review: Bigger, Better, And Built To CreateThis Swimming Robot Digests Pollution And Turns It Into ElectricityWhat If Skyscrapers Are Ruining Our Cities?Dads Aren’t Just BreadwinnersHow To Lead A Company You Didn’t StartFarmedHere Wants To Bring A Vertical Farm To Your CityHow Corporate Responsibility Affects Recruiting And RetentionHow To Avoid The 3 p.m. SlumpThe Teenage Dream, The Tae Kwon Do Instructor, And The Quest To Make Smarter MachinesI’m Overly Cautious Of My Tone Because I’m Afraid Of Being Seen As BitchyAnne Wojcicki Believes You Should Never Have a Bad Reaction to Medicine AgainThree Innovative Tools You Didn’t Think The U.S. Government Could BuildThree Military-Tested Techniques For Improving Your Team’s Decision-MakingWhat To Expect When The CEO-Employee Pay Gap Goes PublicSix Questions You Should Ask Yourself When You Want To QuitWhat Americans Think About Income InequalityAdvice On Building An Authentic Brand From Gwyneth Paltrow’s GoopWhat Does Jared Leto Keep Forgetting To Do?Gwyneth Paltrow On Her “Un-Goop” MomentsWhat Successful Entrepreneurs Wish They Knew Starting OutGwyneth Paltrow Is Trolling You Right BackWhy Does Jared Leto Want Someone To Invent A New Toilet?Gwyneth Paltrow’s Next Role: Book PublisherWhich technology is having the most disruptive impact on 23andMe?The iHeartRadio Family App Is Here, With Help From 30 Kids And A “Bug Bash”Bill Nye And Steve Aoki Just Wrote A Song Together On The Innovation Festival StageYour First Taste Of “Transparent” Season 2 Reveals How Not To Address Its Main CharacterIn Defense Of Starbucks’ Red Holiday CupsPlayboy Is Expanding Its E-Commerce Operations AgainGoogle Maps Adding Offline NavigationSPONSORED: Viacom – Collaborative CompetitiveHow Birchbox Discovered The Beauty Consumer Everyone Else Was IgnoringSPONSORED: Viacom – Generational Divide11 Attributes Every Job Hunter Must Possess To Get The Job“Mystery Science Theater 3000” Is Kickstarting Funds For A RelaunchSPONSORED: Viacom – Modern CommunicationSamsung’s Gear VR Now Available For Preorder In U.S.How Can We Fix The Gender Wage Gap In Hollywood?Amazon Expanding Free Restaurant Delivery9 Surreal Pieces Of Furniture That Blur The Line Between Art and DesignBuzz Aldrin Imagines If Twitter Was Around For First Moon LandingThis Lovely New Process Makes Chairs That Look Like Pantone SwatchesFrom Ad Guy To Actor: Donny Deutsch Repositions Himself With The Scripted Series “Donny!”This Robot Hand Can Pick Up Any Delicate Object Without Crushing ItConsumers See Through Hotels’ Cynical Greenwashing AttemptsnCube Wants To Control All Of Your Home’s Connected Gadgets With One Simple AppEllen Pao Speaks Out About Sexism Via Lena Dunham’s Lenny NewsletterOscar-Winning Filmmaker Paul Haggis Directs A Short Film For Canada GooseThis Neural Network Learned The Art Of Storytelling From Taylor SwiftSee Historical Painting Figures Blended Seamlessly Into Modern Photo SettingsA Pixar Classic Just Keeps Swimming In The First Trailer For “Finding Dory”Singles’ Day Shopping Sprees To Outpace Black FridayIf Rube Goldberg Had Been An Industrial DesignerThis Desktop Edible Insect Hive Grows Your Daily Protein At HomeBehind The Design Process Of “Fallout 4,” Through The Eyes Of One RobotYou Should Apologize To Your Cat For Dressing It In Ridiculous Holiday OutfitsNifty IKEA Logo Is As Reconfigurable As Its Furniture“Secret Space Escapes” Reveals The True Dangers Of SpaceflightHow Apple Is Giving Design A Bad NameEx-Nike Designer On How To Cultivate Tomorrow’s Top Creative TalentFuture Medical Drones Could Collect Urine Samples From Your Own BathroomGeoengineering Could Put An End To Future Superstorms–But With Horrible ConsequencesVertical Seaweed Gardens Are The New Way To Feed Ourselves From The Overfished OceansCan A Tax On Air Travel Offset The Massive Amount Of Extra Carbon Rich People Use?A MacArthur “Genius Grant” Winner’s Brain-Boosting PursuitsHow Instagram is Democratizing FashionThese Beautiful “Mental Maps” Of Cities Help Your Brain Regain What It Has Lost To GPSWhat You Can Learn From Cynthia Nixon’s Creative ProcessThe Rainn Wilson Guide To SuccessWhat This 27-Year-Old Learned From Running Startup Competitions in Emerging Markets3 Big Lessons From The Top Techies Rebooting The Government5 Ways To Tell If You’re A MicromanagerWhy Americans Need Better Family LeaveHow To Find A Job That Aligns With Your Values3 Behavioral Science Principles That Lead To Business Success5 Ways To Impress Your Boss In 30 Seconds Or LessThe Science Behind How Pay Affects ProductivityBirchbox’s Secret WeaponApple’s Angela Ahrendts On Where The Company Is Taking Retail NextPinterest Unveils New Image SearchA Crystal-Covered Canopy That Represents The Internet In Physical FormWhy Hunger Is More Important Than KnowledgeHow Bleacher Report is Winning Readers With Its Social-First Game PlanWhy Anna Kendrick Pulls An Obi-Wan Kenobi In This New “Star Wars Battlefront” AdThe Best Tweets From The Fast Company Innovation FestivalHarvey Nichols Urges Shoppers To Avoid “Gift Face” This ChristmasThis Glowing Quicksilver Blob May Look Like CGI, But It’s RealResearch Firm CB Insights Launches A Bot For IntroductionsThe TED Prize Goes To Archaeologist Sarah Parcak, To Save Ancient Ruins With Satellite ImagesHarvard Study Finds Oakland’s Asian Airbnb Hosts Earn Less Than White HostsIt’s A Canine Christmas With The Honest Kitchen’s Scratch And Sniff Book For Dogs25 Things We Learned From Marc Maron’s Epic Interview With Lorne MichaelsSee The Sun In All Its Fiery Glory In This Five-Year Time Lapse From NASAOnce Robots Are Sorting The Recycling, The Economics All ChangeDARPA’s New Exoskeleton Protects Soldiers From Their Own Too-Heavy GearFrom MVRDV, A Disco Ball For Rotterdam’s Art CollectionLooking For Material Science Inspiration? Try Sex ToysAdobe And FEED Put Creatives To The Test For New Holiday Campaign And Web SeriesApple’s iPad Pro Shipping This WeekThe Male Cast Of “The New Girl” Explains Campus Rape (And Also Bears)Today in Tabs: Business Tips, By Laura OlinSee iTunes Terms And Conditions As a Comic Book In The Style Of Your Favorite ArtistsThis $10 Hack Could Let Your Apple Watch Sense Everything You TouchTroy Carter Joins The Board Of WeTransferAdidas’s Latest “Futurecraft” Shoes Are Made From One Seamless Piece Of LeatherIn Ireland, Pedestrians And Cyclists May Be Required To Wear High-Visibility JacketsThe Coolest Pop-Up Shop We’ve Ever SeenThe Humane Society Played A Prank On Apartment Hunters To Teach Them About ChickensA Pour-Over Kettle Worthy Of Your Coffee SnobberyThe Art World’s It Boy Reveals His Creative ProcessA Transgender Fairy Tale For Children Brings A New Voice To An Old TraditionThere’s No Such Thing As A Perfectly Designed Email App (And That’s Okay)Live Updates From The Fast Company Innovation Festival In New YorkInsect Design: Learning How To Build Transportation Networks From AntsClimate Change Is Making It Possible To Farm The Alaskan TundraCan This Baking Genius Make A Gluten-Free Bread That Doesn’t Suck?Walls Are Now Meaningless: This Technology Can See Right Through ThemFitbox, A New Athleisure Subscription Brand, Wants To Take On Fabletics9 Fascinating Facts About The Microbiome, The Trillions Of Microbes Hidden Inside UsHow One Company Is Bringing Old Video Games Back From The DeadWhen Things Go Wrong, Should You Quit Or Wait To Get Fired?This Startup Is Using Hip-Hop To Inspire A New Generation Of Entrepreneurs7 Ways Clutter Is Ruining Your LifeHow To Stay Productive During The Sprint To The Holidays3 Communication Tips For Leaders Who Suck At StorytellingThe Simple Technique To Fit A 40-Hour Workweek Into 16.7 Hours5 Habits Of Truly Disruptive LeadersHow To Build A Business That MattersThe Way We Experience Art Is Changing–And Brands Can Capitalize On The DisruptionThe Politics of Silicon ValleyMaxDelivery On Controlling Growth For A Sustainable BusinessHow Satellite Data And Artificial Intelligence Could Help Us Understand Poverty BetterInstagram Testing 3D Touch AdsToyota Launching $1 Billion AI Lab . . . And It’s Not Just For CarsThe “Wonderful Life” Of A PS4 player Is Like A Music Video, According To This New SpotPratt’s “Coded Couture” Goes Beyond Wearables And 3-D Printing In High-Tech FashionTwitter Engineering SVP Alex Roetter On Diversity: “We Have Blind Spots”Watch A Sped-Up Version Of The Rube Goldberg Machine That Took 6 Weeks To ExecuteThis Fuseproject-Designed Laptop Charger Is Barely Bigger Than A Roll Of QuartersWhat Did Exxon Mobil Know And When Did It Know It?Report: Google Considering A Microchip Play For AndroidThis Hacked MakerBot Could Eventually 3-D Print You A New HeartCan REI’s Black Friday Closure Spark An Anti-Consumerist Revolution?‘Tis The Season To Start Avoiding Holiday DebtThe Helmets From “Star Wars” Redesigned For Elephants, Hippos, And RhinosWho’s Leaving Mysterious Messages On Old Marquees Across The U.S.?Listen To The New IMAX Anthem And Pre-Movie Countdown, Premiering With “Spectre”This App Alerts You If Your Food Is About To Go Bad, Then Tells You How To Cook ItThis New Japanese “Star Wars VII” Trailer Is In English And Has So Much Fresh FootageApple’s Marc Newson Designs Some Very Jetsonian Kitchen AppliancesHow Well Do You Know The News? Take The Fast Company QuizCircle Is A Disney-Backed Blackhat Box To Control Family Screen TimeWhy Nick Hornby Is Turning Other People’s Books Into Movies Instead of Writing His OwnThe John Lewis 2015 Xmas Ad Is Another Tearjerker, Set On The Moon3 Tips On Designing For VR, From GoogleThe Boom, Bust, And Rebirth Of New York’s Tech Scene500 Alien Worlds, VisualizedThis Code-Generated Architecture Can Only Exist On PaperJude Law Makes Another Bet, “Call of Duty” Hits Kevin Mode: The Top 5 Ads Of The WeekWhat Americans Really Think About Virtual RealityWe Talked With Comics Who Write Comic Books To Find Out How And Why They Do ThatDiesel Fumes Change How Flowers Smell, So Bees Can’t Find ThemThese Terrifying Insectoid Skittering Robots Are For Cleaning Heating DuctsThe Secret To Living Your Best Creative LifeIf These Companies Are Worried About Running Out Of Water, You Should Be, TooIkea’s Awesome New Kids Toys Look Like They Were Designed By Kids (Because They Were)Scientists Have Invented A Real-Life Tractor Beam That Manipulates Objects With Sound5 Secrets For Delighting Your Customers From Danny Meyer’s Dining EmpireHow Malala Yousafzai’s “Magic Pencil” Inspires Her To Change The World5 Great Free Apps For Taking Your Career To The Next LevelThis New Weather Site Also Gives You The Local Climate Change ForecastMeet KEE: A Social Network for Tackling Societal ProblemsHow To Make Long-Lasting Changes To Your Unconscious HabitsThe Norwegian Secret To Enjoying A Long WinterHow To Hire When Your Startup Is In Stealth ModeFrom Boozy Creativity To The Future Of Work: This Week’s Top Leadership StoriesHow To Turn Your Entire Staff Into A Social Media ArmyHow To Train Yourself To Excel In Uncomfortable Situations