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GM Acquires Cruise For Over $1 BillionThe World Deserves Better Nonprofit Ad CampaignsThink You Know The News? Take The Fast Company QuizDirector Alex Winter Launched a Kickstarter to Make the Definitive Frank Zappa DocA New Way Of Experiencing Music, Straight Out Of TronWhat To Expect During SXSW 2016Big-Box Store Roofs Have Enormous Solar-Power PotentialCheesy Startup Office Design Gets Its ComeuppanceBudweiser Goes To SXSW For Innovative Ideas To End Drinking And Driving For GoodHonest Co. Is In Hot Water Over Detergent Ingredient“Star Wars” Making-Of Documentary To Premiere At SXSWEnter The Hall Of Faces At HBO’s “Game Of Thrones”-Themed SXSWesterosAn Interactive Primer To Particle PhysicsLive From President Obama’s SXSW KeynoteThe Cities Where The Rich Are Spending The Most And The Poor Are Spending The LeastWill Urban Agriculture Last?Google Music Lab: Interactive Toys That Visualize The Science Of SoundAn Unexpected Benefit Of Green Buildings? More Conscientious KidsFrom Startup Bigshot To Big Tech Hotshot: David Lieb’s Bumpy Ride To GoogleThe Most Interesting Man Retires, Michael Phelps Goes Dark: The Top 5 Ads Of The WeekPaul F. Tompkins On Making A Topical Comedy Show In An Election YearMeet The App That Uses A Neural Network To Describe The World“Creative Control” Is A Look Into Your Creepy Augmented Reality FutureUber Is Testing A Secret Emergency Hotline For Riders And DriversThe Recommender: SXSW Interactive 2016 Edition!New Tool Aims To Make 3-D Apartment Floor Plans Easy And InexpensiveNASA Successfully Tests Deep Space Rocket Engine That Will Carry Humans To MarsThis Woman Has An Ingenious Plan To Stop Repeat Sexual Assault On College CampusesGroup Chat Doesn’t Suck. The Way We’re Using It SucksHow Autonomous Cars Could Lead To Radically Redesigned TiresThis Architect Builds Unthinkably Complex Structures—With LegosEnough With The Sexy Virtual AssistantsThe Most Pivotal Moments In SXSW Interactive HistoryHow The Tiny, Poor Country Of Bhutan Became One Of The Most Sustainable Countries On EarthUnited Airlines Is Powering A Flight With . . . Garbage?Why Your Company Should Do A “Work From Anywhere” WeekFrom Battlefield To Stage: Inside The First Opera About The Iraq War20 Stunning Photos Of Earth From Astronaut Scott Kelly’s Year In SpaceInside The Mysterious World Of Hiring GhostwritersHow To Stay Motivated At Work When You’re Job HuntingNew Diversity Chiefs Share Their Biggest ChallengesThree Lessons Recruiters Need To Learn From Their Marketing ColleaguesUse This Formula To Overhaul Your Totally Worthless To-Do List8 Common Ways Companies Screw Up Employee RecognitionFrom The Highest-Paying Jobs To Avoiding Burnout: This Week’s Top Leadership Stories7 Tough Lessons I’ve Learned Since Starting My Own CompanyDonald Trump’s Stance On H-1B Visas Is The Opposite Of Silicon Valley’sPennzoil Drops The Branding In This High-Octane Short Starring A Very Yellow FerrariNew Justice Department Court Filing Amps Up The Rhetoric Against AppleWhat To See And Do At The 2016 Fast Company Grill In AustinAs SXSW Beckons, Cat Café Ambitions Are Finally RealizedTwo-Thirds Of Americans Think Robots Will Take Our Jobs By 2065Exploding The Myth Of Hard WorkNest Is Learning To Detect When You’re HomeExtended Whole Foods Partnership Bodes Well For InstacartThis Interactive Stress Ball Is Better Than ValiumThis Hilarious ’70s Racing Movie Spoof From The “Wet Hot” Team Is Somehow A Cologne AdWe Just Discovered Bacteria That Can Eat Our PlasticBring Eastern Bloc Architecture Home With These Paper Building BlocksThe New Trailer For “Captain America: Civil War” Is Even More Good Guys FightingWhat Do Borat, Ali G, And The iPhone Have In Common?James Corner Is Turning The National Building Museum Into An Iceberg WonderlandGenetic Testing Needs To Get Better, And The FDA Wants To HelpCola Wants You To Spend As Little Time As Possible In Its New Messaging AppThis Happy Wooden Robot Teaches Toddlers To CodeA Beautiful Ode To NYC’s Dwindling Flower DistrictRoku And Best Buy Offering Super-Cheap 4K Smart TVsThis Beautiful Wall-Mounted Desk Folds Away To Near InvisibilityHow To Watch President Obama’s SXSW KeynotePresident Obama To Add Big Star Power to SXSWGatorade Drops Some Sports Science With New Ad Hinting At Brand’s FutureHelp Fund The Most Effective Climate Solutions On A New Kickstarter-Like SiteAmerican Workers Rank Last In Problem-Solving Skills With TechnologyHow To Avoid Another Crisis Like FlintA College Degree Is Worth Less If You Grow Up PoorCelebrities Partner With To Fund $14 Million In Teacher ProjectsApple Warns Of Surveillance State If FBI Wins Encryption CaseWebsites Could Load 34% Faster Thanks To This Tool From MITWhat Renaming A Failed Brand Taught This Design OrganizationThis Video Game Controller Was Designed To Drive You CrazyWhy Are Genetic Counselors Downplaying False Alarms?How Frog Designed A Life-Saving EpiPen For Heroin OverdosesWhy Maarten Baas Turned His Back On The Design WorldThis Coloring Book Features A Shirtless, Ripped Bernie SandersThis 200-Year-Old Scotch Company Wants To Drink With You—On TwitterIt’s Not You, It’s Them: Coming To Terms With Your “Batman v Superman” IssuesWhy This New York Restaurant Chain Is Buying Its Own FarmApple Watch 2: How The World’s Best Smartwatch Might Make Its Great Leap ForwardAre Women Opting Out Of Management Before They Get Hired?Do Bonuses Hurt Productivity?10 Books You Can Read In One Night That Will Boost Your Motivation For WorkHow To Get A Job Using Social Media When You Aren’t Looking For One5 Strategies To Stop Coworkers From Interrupting You All The TimeFive Counterintuitive Lessons In High-Powered NetworkingThree Powerful Ways To Use Dialogue In Your Next PresentationThe Millennial Freelancer’s Guide To Getting More WorkBreaking Down the AR Tech in “Creative Control”How Pollsters Got Blindsided By Bernie Sanders’s Upset Win In MichiganMore Communities Join Obama’s TechHire Initiative To Close Tech Talent GapYour Facebook Feed Will Soon Be Filled With Strange FacesWeWork Valuation Soars To $16 BillionSquare Beats Expectations In First Earnings Report Since IPOWatch The Video Footage Of Google’s Self-Driving Car Hitting A BusHow Pentagram’s Paula Scher Makes A MapThe Humane Society Silicon Valley Brings You The Tearjerker Of The DayInside Google’s RankBrainAmazon Is Leasing 20 Boeing Aircrafts To Streamline Its Delivery OperationsIn This Dark PSA, China’s Pollution Is So Bad That Everyone’s Growing Nose HairWatch The History Of Rock Unfold In The Most Lit Facebook Timeline EverSmall Talk Is Essential For Primate Bonding, However Boring It Might BeDon’t Tell Banksy, But MIT Invented The Perfect Drone For GraffitiThe Firefly 2 Makes Portable Vaporizing Even More PortableIntroducing “The World’s First Fan-Owned Entertainment Company”How Can I Help You? IBM’s Watson Powers Hilton’s Robotic ConciergeNendo’s Latest: Great Design For Your Dog–And Your Tiny ApartmentThis Is The Last Ad Ever For The Most Interesting Man In The WorldGreenpeace Builds A Child’s Underwater Fantasy To Help #SaveTheArcticThe National Parks Service Is Recruiting Millennials Through A Computer GameThis Doctor Is Using Telemedicine To Treat Syrian RefugeesNow There’s A Realistic Ken Doll—With A Dad BodGE Is Working On A Way To Turn CO2 Pollution Into Solar Batteries“Nailing Jell-O To The Wall”: How China Shut Down The Open InternetSee Photos Of The First Design Museum Built Inside A SlumJeff Bezos’s Blue Origin Could Take Tourists Into Space In 2018Whole Foods Will Add Rooftop Solar Farms To Many More StoresThese Are The Highest Paying Jobs In The U.S. For 2016Prompt Wants To Be The One Chatbot To Rule Them AllWhat iPhone-Based Health Care Could Look Like In 10 YearsBar Rescue’s Jon Taffer Reviews Moe’s Tavern, The “Cheers” Bar, And Mos Eisley CantinaThe Fluorescent World Of Mike Perry, Artist Behind The Opening Credits Of “Broad City”The Rebel Superfan Who Saved “Star Wars'” Original PrintFixing Food Waste Is A $100 Billion OpportunitySyfy’s “The Internet Ruined My Life” Is A Cautionary Tale In CyberbullyingHow Can Product Designers Help Solve The World’s Massive E-Waste Problem?What Tax Accountants Know About Surviving Life’s Busy SeasonsThe Six Tech Advances In Higher Ed That Are Preparing Students For The Future Of WorkHow Leaders Can Balance Logic And Emotion To Make Better DecisionsHere’s How To Put Your Job-Interview Anxiety To Good UseFour Scientifically Proven Habits Of Powerful PresentersHere’s How “Metric Parenting” Can Help Relieve Working-Parent GuiltThe One Change That Might Save The Dying Performance ReviewThe 5 Times In Your Life You Need To Update Your ResumeIndiegogo Lends Support To Female-Led Crowdfunding CampaignsCredit Card Security Still A Few Chips Short, Experts SayTheranos Pushes Back On Latest Testing Report, Claims No Patients Were HarmedSilicon Valley Is Obsessed With First World ProblemsMarch Madness Is Coming To Apple TV, With Some Special FeaturesHere’s What NYC Wants To Know About Airbnb HostsSee The Stunning Dark Side Of Michael Phelps In This New Under Armour AdThe Hidden Beauty Of Europe’s Super-Efficient Recycling EmpireMaria Sharapova And The Brand DilemmaHow The Maker Movement Is Revitalizing Industry In American CitiesTravel Discovery App Spot Wants To Personalize RecommendationsThe Smog In Your City Is Why You’re FatThis Drone Automatically Sniffs Out Climate-Warming Gas LeaksSquare’s First Earnings Report: Can Dorsey Turn Things Around?Design Thinking For KidsMicrosoft’s New Video Honors Badass, Underappreciated Women InventorsWestern Union Honors Women’s Day By Making South African Girl’s Pilot Dream Come TrueWho ​Are Graphic Designers, Anyways?Ad Agency Men Voice The Challenges Faced By Female Peers For International Women’s DayA New IRA Built For Socially Responsible MillennialsA Slide On The Side Of A Frickin’ Skyscraper? Thank Innovative Glass For ThatReview: Samsung’s Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Are Nice Phones With Spectacular CamerasThese Fascinating Photos Show How Inuit Life Is Changing As The World WarmsThis Drone Can Map The World In 3-DApple Pay Arrives At ExxonMobil Gas Stations–With A TwistAll About Zakka: The Japanese Antidote To American HyperconsumerismFCC Finalizing Plans To Subsidize Internet Access For The PoorYour Future Smartphone Might Be Made With DiamondsGoogle Opens Project Fi Mobile Network To Everyone In The U.S.How Two Pixar Alumns Are Making VR Characters That Feel Realer Than RealAn Ode To New York City’s Glorious Old-School Pizza ParlorsLearning From Josef Frank, The Freewheeling Modernist Who Shunned Prescriptive ThoughtThe Precarious State Of Logo DesignIs Music The Next Medium That’s Going To Be Dominated By Superheroes?How The Shopping Cart Shaped Our Buying HabitsScript Analysis: Robert Carlock On Writing “Whiskey Tango Foxtrot”Teaching Children How To Code, Without ScreensBiotech Firms Battle Over Who Owns Genetic DataThis Website Lets You Donate To Planned Parenthood On Behalf Of GOP Candidates5 Priceless Lessons In Collaboration, Risk Taking, And MotivationWhy Millennial Women Are Burning OutWhy Former Women Athletes Are More Engaged In Their JobsWhat The Evolution Of Women’s Roles In Stock Photos Says About Gender Equality3 Steps For Breaking The Imposter Syndrome CycleHow I’ve Built Successful Startups At Big CompaniesHow To Make Networking Events UsefulHow What You Already Know Prevents You From Learning New ThingsJustice Department Files To Reverse Apple’s Encryption Win In Brooklyn Federal CourtSecurity Pros React To Apple VP Federighi’s Op-Ed On Dispute With FBIFacebook Ad Server Atlas Doubles Down On Serving Video And Native AdsJob Posting Hints at Amazon Video’s Plans To Build A VR PlatformThe Playboy Revamp Continues: How The Magazine Is Redrawing Its Cartoon Lines, TooFCC Busts Verizon Wireless For Tracking Users Without ConsentState Investigative Report On Trump Shows Complexity Of Alleged Mob TiesThe Artist Who Engineered A SpeciesACLU Urges Feds To Adopt Privacy Rules For Broadband And CableThe Brawny Man Is A Man No Longer, Because #StrengthHasNoGenderThis Soap Ad Campaign For Chinese New Year Has More Than 40 Million ViewsUber Says It Has Received Five Reports Of Rape Since December 2012Here Is Airbnb’s Most Popular Rental EverHaving A Heart Attack? This App Alerts Nearby Strangers Who Could Save Your LifeAmazon To Open Another Brick-And-Mortar Bookstore In San DiegoHow Much Life You Can Find In 1 Cubic FootRegulation, Not Technology, Will Determine The Future Of Rooftop SolarIt’s Not Just The Bees: 40% Of Food-Pollinating Wildlife Risks ExtinctionIt’s Time To Tell Your Favorite Websites To F**k OffApple VP: FBI Wants To “Turn Back The Clock To A Less-Secure Time”“Gaycation”: Watch Ellen Page And Ian Daniel Face Off With A Hitman. And Ted CruzLate Email Inventor’s Enduring Legacy: The @ SymbolThis German City Is The First To Ban Those Wasteful Coffee PodsA Secret History Of Global Politics, Told Through FlowersDecoding The Body Language Of The Democratic CandidatesThe Space-Inspired Works Of 8 Artists, From Rosenquist To RauschenbergIn Wake Of Backlash, Amazon To Restore Encryption To Fire OS DevicesA New Tech School In Berlin Is Training Refugees To CodeAugmented And Virtual Reality Investment Hits $1.1 Billion In 2016Xiaomi Says India Will Be A Major Market In 201610 Exercises To Fuel Creative ThinkingThe Ultimate Office For Bike Lovers, Designed For A Company Of CyclistsThe Next Big Tech Revolution Will Be In Your EarThe Cliché Interview Question You Have To AskAnatomy Of A Scene: How The “Deadpool” VFX Team Made That Insane Opening SequenceThese Beautiful Posters Are Rebranding The Anti-Nuke Movement For A New EraMilan Wants To Pay Commuters To Bike To WorkHow To Get Serious About Do-GoodingPretty Soon, Your Car Might Run On Poop“The Game” and “The Truth” Author Neil Strauss On Radical Self-Experimentation12 Habits Of The Most Productive PeopleThese Are The Two Things That Make A Company A Great Place To WorkWhy Six Hours Of Sleep Is As Bad As None At AllWhat It’s Like For Women Leading International TeamsHow Too Much Networking Almost Killed My Startup4 Strategies To Help You Finally Finish That Thing You StartedYour Daily, Weekly, And Monthly Burnout-Recovery PlansSix Steps To Get A PromotionGary Vaynerchuk’s Guide To Public SpeakingThe 25 Best Free Android AppsSanders, Clinton Clash Over Free Trade And Export-Import Bank