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A Day In The Life At John Hughes High SchoolSamsung is done with the Android Wear OS (Updated)One Google Allo engineer wanted full encryption on by defaultMark Cuban: “If she’s willing to listen . . . I’m wide open” to being Hillary’s VPGoogle’s Project Ara modular-phone dream lives onAndroid Pay coming to 5,000 Bank of America ATMs by year’s endUber is studying the psychology of how much you’ll pay for a rideSpotify takes aim at Apple Music’s free trials by practically giving away Premium for 3 monthsGap Inc retreats from Asia, Europe as fast-fashion rivals continue to growCongress throws shade on NASA’s Mars missionThe real reason why pharma companies give a lot of money to charityRansomware developers apologize and release master key to victimsPlanned reform of 40-year-old chemical safety law draws mixed reviewsNew Robot-Fabricated Building Material Is 100 Times Lighter Than BrickFCLA: Fast Company’s Creativity Counter-Conference Live BlogWalmart says raising its minimum wage helped businessA Giant Morphing Head Visualizes Franz Kafka’s Dark PsycheCanadian agency covers up sensitive info in health records. . . with paper and Scotch tapeWhy This Artist Trained A Team Of French Poodles To Pull An Inuit Sled Through ParisGoogle’s Gigapixel Art Camera Captured Every Detail Of These MasterpiecesCDC tracks 279 pregnant women with possible Zika infectionsThis Year’s Google I/O Is All About Lowering BarriersAustralia Will Pump Herpes Into Rivers To Unleash “Carp-aggedon”American credit card debt nearly back to pre-recession levelIs PornHub’s BangFit the worst or best product idea of the day?These Donuts Can Fix Earthquake-Damaged Bridges In Days, Not WeeksIt’s Time To Put Buildings On A DietThe Most Honest Approach To Teen Marketing You May Ever SeeThese Toolkits For Artists Teach How To Build Community Through ArtFDA’s redesigned food labels feature bigger type, new sugar infoHow to make drones less of a privacy nightmareTSA expands PreCheck after widespread airport security delaysMinecraft is on its way to ChinaNew fashion concept: shopping directly from a magazine spreadMorning intelligenceChinese government spams social media with 488m fake posts per yearLessons From Running A Design Studio (Way) Outside Of A Major CityThe 9 Best Ideas For Tiny Spaces From New York Design WeekResearchers say they can pinpoint Grindr users’ exact locationsHow Tesla’s big stock sale is a win-win-win for Elon MuskProducer Joel Silver On Crafting And Complicating The Buddy Action Movie FormulaAn App That Makes It Easier For Neighbors To Help Each OtherThis Ultrasonic Dryer Vibrates Clothes Dry Instead Of Blasting Them With HeatMalaria Tests, Mini Tractors, Solar Air Conditioning: 10 Innovative African StartupsYour Facebook News Feed Really Is An Echo ChamberHow Airbnb Turned Its Hosts Into Political Foot SoldiersMIT Just Developed A Super-Cheap Paper Zika TestThe iPhone’s worldwide market share drops over three pointsSilicon Valley still less diverse than the U.S. work force, study findsMaria Bamford Has A Brand-New Netflix Series Called “Lady Dynamite.” And Termites.In This Sci-Fi Short, Our User Interfaces Rule Our LivesGoogle’s Latest Accessibility Feature Is So Good, Everyone Will Use ItAmid Arrests And Prosecutions, Rules Around Selling Bitcoin Remain FuzzyThe Nice Guys Get Chewed Out, Dove Aims For The Heart: The Top 5 Ads Of The WeekHere is Xiaomi’s first drone, which arrives next weekChart The Rise And Fall Of America’s Most-Eaten Foods8 Movies That Can Make You A Better LeaderIs Fear Of Competition To Blame For The Gender Leadership Gap?From IBM’s Millennials To The New-Grad Skills Gap: This Week’s Top Leadership StoriesWhy You’re Probably Asking For Less Pay Than You’re WorthThe Insanely Simple Way To Prioritize Your Work And Life5 Times When Procrastinating Might Actually Pay OffDebunking The Myth Of The Woman Card In Silicon ValleyIn Good Spirits: Hangar 1’s Latest Vodka Is 60% San Francisco FogVerizon and other suitors expected to bid only $2 billion to $3 billion for YahooHolding Google I/O outside has its benefitsTake a look at Uber’s self-driving Ford FusionXiaomi sees TV as a gateway into the U.S.4 Clues About Apple’s Future Hidden In Its New San Francisco StoreAt Apple’s New San Francisco Store, The Indoors Feels Like OutdoorsHere’s Google’s new Project Tango sizzle videoMillennials, your 2006 dreams may soon come trueWhat? Theranos is hiring for nearly 200 jobsThis early Facebooker wrote a darkly funny description of how health care really worksHow not to do sponsored contentOverheard at Google I/O: Snapchat versus PeriscopeSure, Why Not? Nike And Starbucks Team For Coffee-Themed SneakersMoog re-releases iconic Minimoog D synthAndroid apps finally make it to ChromebooksTeen version of ‘The Da Vinci Code’ isn’t really for teensThe Last Thing America’s Cities Need: An App For Apartment Rental Bidding WarsHow Facebook Is Becoming The One-Stop Site Of The InternetFor only $299, you too can soon livestream the inside of your mouth while brushingLawsuit claims Facebook employees have illegal access to private user messagesIs it truly over for Theranos?Relax, Dems: Betting money is big for HillaryTexting is officially the most aggravating driving behaviorTrolling may be a big problem in virtual reality social apps, Google saysGoogle working with IMAX to create Hollywood-quality VR cameraLearn How To Make Films From Werner HerzogTwitter needs to protect deceased users’ accountsSee Epic Games’ vision of VR on Google DaydreamTiny Apartment? Check Out These Loft Beds For AdultsThis Uber parody of Ryan Gosling’s “Drive” is pretty bleakGoogle will create its own VR set, not just partnersHow Google Designed Virtual Reality For The Rest Of UsWhy The Fed Won’t Hike Interest Rates In JuneIt’s official: GM is working on a self-driving version of the electric Chevy BoltUber’s first robo-taxi is rolling in PittsburghNuzzel’s new newsletter platform lets you become an influencerThe World’s First Driverless City May Be In ChinaHow To Convince Your Employer To Divest Your 401(k) From Fossil FuelsHow Photography Can Transform Social Justice In AmericaEBay launching VR department store Down UnderGoogle I/O 2016, Day 2: Live stream, scheduleWatch A Trailer For “Drive 2” In Which Ryan Gosling Works For UberJeff Bezos fires back at Trump: “Not an appropriate way for a presidential candidate to behave”Adobe Spark apps will help you tell visual stories online#TBT: See The Cast of “Neighbors 2” In Their Freshman RolesAmazon’s Echo Created The Smart Speaker Category. Google’s Home Could Own ItMapping San Francisco’s Climate Change VulnerabilitiesBike Mine Explodes If A Thief Tries To Steal Your BikeHere’s A $5K Bar Cart That’ll Let You Booze At Work In StealthYou Might Not Be Poor, But You’re Probably Just A Little Bad Luck AwayMorning intelligenceNEW: French authorities confirm EgyptAir jet crashed into MediterraneanTim Cook met with top Chinese official, who praised Apple’s “extensive collaboration”Americans who’ve heard of Airbnb believe it should be legal, study findsGoogle’s new patent sticks pedestrians to the hood after self-driving car accidentsWith RadioPublic, These Podcasting Pioneers Plan To Reinvent The MediumHow The Shape Of Your City Determines The WeatherThis New Test Will Tell You How Your Office Is Affecting Your HealthBringing Wheelchair Design Into The Digital AgeStudy: Whites Are More Likely To Use Airbnb Than BlacksHow Seth Rogen And Evan Goldberg Got “Preacher,” Comics’ Most Profane Series, On AMCMost Americans Who’ve Heard Of Airbnb Believe It Should Be Legal, Study FindsThe German Government Made A Delightfully NSFW Online Sex Manual For ImmigrantsThis Is The State Of Entrepreneurship In 2016Which Vice Presidential Picks Could Woo The Silicon Valley Vote?These Companies Are Helping Women Find Work-Life BalanceHow To Show A Hiring Manager You’re In High DemandSeven Ways To Stay Productive In A Distraction-Ridden OfficeWhy Office Gossip Isn’t As Bad A Habit As You ThinkThe Right (And Wrong) Way To Use Your Alumni Network To Find A JobBlack Americans Use Ride-Hailing Apps Like Uber About As Often As White AmericansMost Americans Don’t Use Services Like Airbnb, Uber, and InstacartI just broke past Twitter’s 140-character barrierHow Google Search Got Past “10 Blue Links”Here’s how conservatives felt about their meeting with ZuckerbergZuckerberg: “Republicans have always been an important part of Facebook”Trump just pulled ahead of Clinton in a Fox News pollElon Musk Pushes Back Against Reports That Tesla Paid Workers $5 An HourHow Shane Black Finally Made “The Nice Guys” After 13 YearsGoogle is working with search-based music taste-matchingCan Giving Good Directions Help You Get A Job?Google’s Secret Weapon Against Amazon Echo? Just Being GoogleAutodesk: Adapting Radically to Find Meaningful Growth5 Books Bill Gates Says You Should Read This SummerAndrew Anagnost on Thinking Like an InnovatorGoogle Just Made Apps Way Less AnnoyingWhat could possibly go wrong with Google’s Android naming contest?Here’s How The New Overtime Law Will Affect YouGoogle AI is helping detect debilitating eye disease in diabeticsAndroid Instant Apps look like a potential sea changeNew overtime pay rule could affect 4.2 million workersGoogle’s Daydream is the Nintendo Wii reduxGoogle shows off new open-source Daydream VR platformAndroid Wear 2.0 Fixes What’s Wrong With WearablesGoogle teaches smartwatches some new tricks with Android Wear 2.0How to find out if your local police department is tracking your use of social mediaDaydream: Google’s Ambitious New Bid To Bring VR To The MassesGoogle wants the world to help name the next Android releaseGoogle’s Allo is so smart it’ll chat for youGoogle announces ‘Allo’ AI-driven messaging appWolverine Can’t Get His Claws Up In This Cialis Ad ParodyWatch out, Alexa: Google’s Assistant is the next step in voice interfacesGoogle announces Google Home assistant deviceGoogle I/O: What it looks like here117 million LinkedIn logins are up for sale on the dark webScotland Will Be Home To The World’s Largest Floating Wind FarmThis Beautiful Guitar Is Made From Linen Fibers And Industrial Waste ResinDonald Trump got 49 new jobs while running for presidentGoogle I/O 2016: Start time, livestream, schedule, keynoteThis Minivan Of Bikes Was Designed For Soccer MomsNew UPS partnership will allow you to order 3-D parts within a dayPlease no: This bottle opener messages Slack when you crack open a beerOf course Snapchat is considering a Facebook-style algorithmWomen earn more than men in only 7 out of 446 occupationsGuns In Your Favorite Movie Scenes Have Been Replaced By Selfie SticksLooking for a job? Here’s where you should move.Google I/O 2016: Android, VR, the web, and the great outdoors15 Designers Cleverly Interpret The Word “Reflect”More Plot And Jokes Make New “Ghostbusters” Trailer Troll-ProofDraymond Green Gets Ready With E-40 In Hype New Beats By Dre AdSmartphone Makers Desperately Need A “Next Big Thing”Inside Munchery’s Big “Plaid Box” Meal-Delivery ExpansionGenetically Engineered Crops Aren’t Bad For Your Health, But They Aren’t Going To Feed The WorldAlibaba founder Jack Ma backs out of keynote speech at anti-counterfeiting conferenceBoulding Blocks: A Brainy Alternative To Lego, With Billions Of ConfigurationsInvestors Committed $15 Billion To Social Progress And Profit In 2015This Indonesian Startup Lets City Dwellers Play FarmVille In Real LifeThe Future Of Worker-Owned Companies Is In The Hands Of Retiring Baby BoomersWill giving apartment residents $100 for Uber and public transit help them live “car-free”?The Woman Who Made The 1984 Olympics A Masterpiece Of DesignSesame Workshop has partnered with its second venture firmAt This Hot Startup, You May Spend Your First Night Scrubbing ToiletsRobin Wright had to demand equal pay for “House of Cards”Nokia is returning to mobile with Android smartphonesWhy Your Brand Doesn’t Need Anyone To #Participate In AnythingMorning intelligenceAmazon is going to open more physical bookstoresOlympic Hopeful And Dick’s Sporting Goods Employee Josh Dangel Shines In New AdBest Of New York City Design Week 2016These Are The Top 25 U.S. Cities For Jobs This YearCan Timber Skyscrapers Really Help Save The Planet?Why Designers Should Be More Like Robin HoodHere’s Pinterest’s first television adPeloton Wants You To Sweat In Style At Home On A Smart BikeTo Reduce Bias, What If Prosecutors Didn’t Know The Race Of The People They Were Prosecuting?OKCupid uses DMCA claim to get user profiles removed from psychology research projectThese Classic London Phone Booths Are Turning Into Micro-OfficesJudge rules U.S. government doesn’t have to disclose Firefox vulnerability in porn caseCan Using Artificial Intelligence Make Hiring Less Biased?How Small Businesses Can Afford To Offer Paid Parental LeaveSeven Habits Of Memorable PeopleForget LinkedIn–4 Other Ways To Expand Your Online NetworkWhy High-Skilled Freelancers Are Leaving Corporate Life BehindHere’s How To Trick Your Brain Into Making Smarter MistakesWhy The Open Office Might Not Actually Be The Workplace Of The FutureApple announces a new app development accelerator in IndiaSilicon Valley teases Trump over his tech bubble commentsThe FBI has been stalking this Tor developer and no one knows whyGoogle will announce its answer to Amazon Echo Wednesday at I/O conferenceYour guide to hoverboard safetySenate advances bill to provide  $1.1 billion in emergency funds to fight Zika“Sitting In Bathrooms With Trans People” Is A Series All North Carolinians Need To SeeHere is Tim Cook’s agenda for his trip to IndiaSee Paintings Like Never Before With Google’s New Art CameraWhy are there no women authors on Bill Gates’s summer reading list?Why America Ferrera Is Championing Technology To Get Young People To VoteWater-Centric Beauty Company H2O+ Relaunches With New Product LinesAmericans, embrace your civic duty: Buy more cheeseNew VR tech gives smartphone users gesture controlThe Artist Who Painted With Land“Hamilton” Stars Daveed Diggs And Leslie Odom Jr. Perform A New Song At ESPN UpfrontsThis Kitchen-In-A-Box Unfolds To Meet All Your Culinary NeedsTwitter is finally doubling down on making money outside of TwitterJust when Darth Vader thinks he’s out, he’s pulled back inHow to decide what decisions to hand over to the robotsThis App Translates Menus Into Photos Of Delicious DishesThe end of code? Not so fastThe Only Way To Turn On This Work Lamp? Turn Off Your PhoneEmpower Mint, A New Ben & Jerry’s Flavor, Protests The Dough In PoliticsAlphabet’s carpooling service won’t vet driversOffice drug tests are making it harder to fill jobsSee How CGI Renders The “Warcraft” Cast As Unrecognizable OrcsMIT’s Latest Project? Giving You An Extra Robot HandOlder Workers Are Basically Planning To Keep Working ForeverDidi Chuxing president: “Uber’s arrival didn’t change things much”Culinary Institute of America urges chefs to use less meatIn The First Month Of Motherhood, Don’t Forget About MomThese Special Forces vets must do a yearlong unpaid internship to prep for new role catching child predatorsUBS’s wealth management advisors have a new advisor, and it’s a robotMorning intelligenceAirports are  building special Uber pick-up zonesThese Are The Biggest Skills That New Graduates LackTaco Bell’s New Stores Mix Barcelona Chairs With 7-Layer BurritosGermany Just Produced So Much Renewable Power, It Had to Pay People To Use ItA New Food Label Supports Farmers As They Transition To OrganicWhere The 2016 Candidates Stand On Key Tech IssuesGoogle I/O 2016: Everything (We Think) Will Be AnnouncedNASA’s Snapchat Live Story lets you see what a day on the ISS is likeGetting everyone online would add $6.7 trillion to the global economyMIT Is Building Touchable Interfaces Out Of Soft, Synthetic HairUX Reality Check: 14 Hard Truths About UsersSilicon Valley’s Star Design Firm Goes Analog And Builds A Lifestyle BrandThe Struggle Is Real: “The Meddler” Writer/Director Lorene Scafaria On Selling ScreenplaysThe recipient of failed SWIFT cyber-heist was a Slovenian bankThese Students Are Developing Bacteria That Eats Our Plastic PollutionTim Cook launches “charm offensive” tour in ChinaThis Pop-Up Floating Bridge Will Let New Yorkers Walk On The Water To Governors IslandSay cheese! Raspberry Pi Zero gains camera supportThe Best States And Cities For The Clean Tech EconomyEverything You Need To Know About AI Assistants, From Siri To OzloQuit The Excuses And Start Beating Your Procrastination With These TipsAndroid devices fail almost twice as often as iOS devicesThe Founder Of TED Shares What It Takes To Build The World’s Most Popular ConferenceThe Software That Airbnb And Kickstarter Have Used To Get Honest Employee FeedbackEveryone, Relax: Millennials Won’t Destroy Your Workplace6 Habits Of Managers Who Have Loyal EmployeesHow To Find Job Opportunities You Didn’t Know ExistedGoogle veterans start a self-driving truck companyTwitter’s appointment of Debra Lee is a step in the right directionFord Will Soon Be Making Car Parts Out Of CO2 PollutionScientific journals aren’t meant to be “sources for the 24-hour news cycle”Keegan-Michael Key And Rebel Wilson Hit The Road For Booking.comTwitter’s board just became a bit more diverseThis Bonkers Trailer For “Mr. Robot” Season 2 Will Hack Your BrainAirbnb Really Wants You To Experience Your Destination Like A LocalDavid Chang launches drool-worthy lunch-delivery service AndoTechnical difficulties stymie Obama’s first Facebook Live chatNew York is set to eliminate sales tax on tamponsYouTube just made virtual reality more accessible than everTwitter is reportedly tweaking its 140-character limitWhy Lin-Manuel Miranda is no. 1 on our Most Creative People listAnti-counterfeiting group suspends Alibaba–just one month after allowing it to joinWas the meeting on the ethics of a synthetic human genome too secretive?Dynamic Dialogues With Christopher Kelly, Co-Founder & President, ConveneWatch President Obama’s First-Ever Facebook Live InterviewDynamic Dialogues With Scott Harrison, Founder & Ceo, Charity: WaterTech fund bros get into vicious feud amid accusations of “bullying” and hidden camerasNot so fast! Lead plaintiff objects to Uber’s $100 million deal with driversApple’s new San Francisco Union Square flagship store opens this SaturdayThe Mesmerizing Digital Landscapes Of Yorgo AlexopoulosHow many apps does it take to drown out Google+? is in D.C. right now lobbying for more stringent cosmetic safety lawsWhy The Philadelphia 76ers And Stubhub Will Be First To Put A Logo On An NBA JerseyFitbits shipped 3X vs. Apple Watch in Q1 (IDC)Elon Musk responds to report about Tesla’s use of cheap foreign laborRead this 1996 interview with Barack and Michelle ObamaEquity Crowdfunding Is Here: Now You Can Own A Share In A Startup’s Success (Or Failure)Waze’s ride-sharing service whizzes into San FranciscoBeyond “Ghostbusters”: Creative Tips From Paul Feig’s Commencement SpeechWould it kill entrepreneurs to be honest?Study: Let’s not jump on the telemedicine bandwagon too fastThis Video Shows How Much An Airplane Journey Really CostsGlenn Beck: Facebook is “a tool not unlike radio, TV or even the telephone”In Greece, Designers Use Discarded Refugee Life Jackets To Make MattressesUh-oh: Just 1% of people willing to pay what Oculus Rift costsToday Is A Historic Day For Startup Investing, And Some Entrepreneurs Are WorriedComics Industry Veterans Remember Darwyn CookeThe Story Behind Harry Bertoia’s Haunting Sound SculpturesHow A 300-Year-Old Religious Sect Is Influencing Young Designers TodayDrake Airs Out Beef With Almost Every “SNL” Cast MemberBeyoncé’s Ivy Park line is reportedly made by Sri Lankan workers earning $6 a dayTrump aide joining Mark Zuckerberg’s sitdown with conservativesAmazing Optical Illusion Makes 330 Pounds Of Marble Look Like WaterHappy May 16th!Morning intelligenceThe Slacklash is strongUber’s China rival is eyeing an IPO in New York next yearBig, Expensive Cities Are Forcing Low-Income Families And Millennials AwayApple stock is down 12% YTD–and Warren Buffett pounced in Q1, buying $1 billion in sharesThis California Salad Chain Is Bringing Its Cheap Local Food To New York CityThis New Impact Investment Fund Is Designed To Help A Country Blighted By Poverty: AmericaScientists have created transparent woodGoogle Is Enlisting Artists To Paint Its Massive Data CentersA Designer’s Guide To Google I/OCan A Video Game Teach Designers To Build Better Cities?American Giant Spent A Year Creating This T-ShirtIdeo’s CEO On How To Lead An Organization CreativelyParty’s over! SoundCloud to reportedly impose serious restrictions on DJ mixesUnderwater Noise Is Killing Whales, But We Can Make The Oceans QuieterAmazon will soon sell its own line of branded groceriesMakerNurse Is Tapping Grassroots Innovation To Improve Patient CareB.J. Novak Shows Us How To Do Comedy The WayWatch Katie Nolan Of “Garbage Time” Trash Talk Her Twitter HatersHow Lucasfilm’s Kathleen Kennedy Rediscovered The Magic Of The ForceDo Corpses Poop? Maybe You Should “Ask A Mortician”Updates From Our Most Innovative Companies15 Lessons Of Creativity For 2016Lilly Singh’s Road Map For Building A Brand Beyond YouTubeThis Is Why The Cult Of Muji Is Taking Off In The U.S.How Off-White’s Virgil Abloh Uses Social Media To Teach And InspireHow A Princess And A CEO Are Applying The VC Model To PhilanthropyMaking Death Easier On Families, The Pocketbook–And The EarthWhy People Love B.J. Novak’s Li.stKnockout Filmmaker Ryan Coogler On Making Your Creative MarkThe Whole Foods Playbook For Reaching New MarketsZainab Salbi And The Talk Show That’s A Voice Of Change In The Middle EastGlide’s Mission To Make Digital Communication More InclusiveChance The Rapper’s Strategy For Staying Two Steps Ahead In The Music IndustryKatrine Bosley’s Race To Make Gene Editing A Medical RealityNike Designer Martin Lotti On Tapping Athlete Insight For Product InnovationThanks To Garbage Time’s Katie Nolan, Sexism In Sports Gets Some Overdue Trash TalkThe Partnership That Built Valentino Into A $1 Billion JuggernautMeet The Woman Behind China’s Largest Ride-Sharing ServiceHow “Hamilton” Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Building A Brand For The AgesColorado’s Marijuana Czar: “We’re Making The Plane As We Fly It”What Are The Congresspeople Whose Districts Will Be Underwater Doing To Stop Climate Change?How Beautycon Stars Are Leading Conversations About DiversityHow Netflix Exec Cindy Holland Spots A Hit ShowYouTube Star Lilly Singh On Turning Low Points Into New BeginningsGrindr For Equality’s Director On How To Infuse Your Work With MeaningHow “Creed” Auteur Ryan Coogler Punches Through The Hollywood MoldAdam Grant Shares His Secrets On Becoming An Original ThinkerBossbabe’s Alex Wolf Demystifies What Millennials Really WantGoogle could soon be hit with a $3.4 billion EU antitrust fineInside Silicon Valley’s Culture of SpinWhy This Tech Recruiting Platform Doesn’t Accept ResumesThe (Not So Secret) History Of Sexist Political Campaign Buttons5 Common Workplace Bullies (And How To Deal With Them)Why Your Company Needs To Stop Recruiting “Digital Natives”How To Avoid Being Subtly Manipulated By Charismatic People3 Hiring Mistakes Most Companies Don’t Realize They’re MakingWatch Sheryl Sandberg’s incredibly moving commencement speechI Came Up With A Creative Idea, Someone Else Just Did It, & I’m Still RecoveringStories to read this weekendWhen Is A Stagnant Salary Worth Changing Jobs Over?This CEO Only Keeps His Job If His Employees Say He ShouldApple’s $1 Billion Bet On Didi Chuxing & 12 Big Questions About What’s Next For CarsThis Is What Happened When I Tried Gwyneth Paltrow’s Kegel Exerciser