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Tech leaders condemn anti-Airbnb billNew York’s latest anti-Airbnb bill is one step away from becoming lawApple reportedly refused to support a rifle emoji on iOSNASA is building an electric planeTechnology to the RescueEthereum’s Decentralized Autonomous Organization gets hacked to the tune of $60MD’Addario Knows The Importance Of Innovation For MusiciansStella McCartney fulfills her dream of designing menswearAre these glasses Snapchat’s competitor to Google Glass?Play The Video Game That Reminds Us All: Thoughts And Prayers Do Not Prevent ShootingsGame Developer Barbie Says No To Pink LaptopSamsung mimics Apple’s camera ads–because it canWhite House responds to gun control petition: “We agree.”See Who Each State Would Pick To Represent Them In “Game Of Thrones” Trial By CombatWhy Designers Should Be A Little More ShamelessStudent Activists Are Mapping China’s Widening Water PollutionApple faces another setback in China over iPhone patent disputeThis 13-Minute Short Makes You Think About Every Single Movie Sound You’ve Ever HeardVaping Makes Its Way Into Public ArtAnti-Airbnb bill up for vote in New York todayDisney’s app makes it possible for the visually impaired to enjoy “Finding Dory” in theatersIntroverts and extroverts may not be so different after allJim Gaffigan Hates Your Office SnacksRicky Gervais Is Out Of Office In The First Trailer For His David Brent MovieILM And Magic Leap Want To “Forge New Ground, Both Creatively And Technologically”More Cops On The Street Leads To Less Crime–And Fewer Arrests–In The U.K.Ikea’s Quest To Think Like A Software CompanyInspired By Stonehenge, MIT Floats A 2,000-Pound Megalith On WaterWatch Blue Origin launch (and maybe crash) its reusable rocketThe best haikus about this runaway robotA Selfie For The PlanetMorning intelligenceIdeo: Is Jazz School The Next Great Innovation Incubator?Star Wars: The Battle For Creative Talent Between Advertising And TechEuropean Museums Are Using Nanotechnology To Preserve And Restore Modern ArtworksZika virus puts university study abroad programs on alertISIS social media accounts display gay pride thanks to AnonymousSomeone in China is erasing entire buildings from street view imagesPsychology’s First Superhero: Celebrating Wonder Woman At 75Norway will reportedly ban new sales of gasoline-powered cars by 2025Bill Gates says the U.K. would be “significantly less attractive” for business if it leaves the EUCheck out this Rolls-Royce concept car oligarchs of the future will be riding inFrom Ikea, 7 Key Insights On The Future Of HomeCan You Teach AI To Design? Wix Thinks SoDoctors Say It’s Time To Get Serious About Light PollutionWhat Will Happen To The Millions Of Dollars Donated To The Orlando Victims?Maya Rudolph Sings A Vajingle, Gatorade Keeps The Love: The Top 5 Ads Of The WeekIn Case It Wasn’t Obvious, The U.S. Ranks Very Low On The New Global Peace IndexIn The Graveyard Of American Malls, Bandier Is Reimagining The Brick-And-Mortar StoreSnapchat is starting an online tech magazineThe One Habit That Guarantees You A More Balanced LifeThe Secret Economic And Career Benefits Of Taking VacationThis Is The State Of Working Fathers In The U.S.You Should Probably Compare Yourself To Others More, Not LessFrom Tom Brokaw To The New Rules Of Recruitment: This Week’s Top Leadership Stories4 Misconceptions About Personal Branding You Need To Abandon Right NowHow Staring Death In The Face Inspired This Father And Businessman To Launch A StartupA Chat With The Youngest App Developer At WWDCTrigger Is Like The IFTTT Of InvestingAirbnb says complying with San Francisco’s new law is too much work for hostsMicrosoft embraces the marijuana biz with weed-tracking softwareGoogle creates new machine learning research teamThree newborns in the U.S. have Zika-linked birth defects, the CDC reportsModcloth goes to D.C. to support the Truth in Advertising ActVirtual reality company Vrse announces new funding, rebrands as “Within”Why men don’t use parental leaveFatherhood According To AdvertisingYouTube Star Connor Franta Explains How Video Can Launch Your Personal BrandCrisis Text Line raises $23.8 million from Reid Hoffman, Melinda Gates, Steve Ballmer, and Pierre OmidyarThis Tiny Spanish Island Could Be A Testing Ground For An All-Electric Car FutureWhat if women controlled the future?Smaller ride-hailing apps fill void left by Uber and Lyft in AustinOculus Finally Gets Controllers Suitable For Manipulating Virtual Worlds9 Poster Designs For Legendary Films Hollywood Never MadeLouisiana mandates cursive writing instruction in public schoolsMicrosoft’s billion-dollar acquisitions cost a total of $56 billionOur Next Great Public Spaces Might FloatWhat Is The Role Of A Workplace After A Tragedy?How Americans give to charity, by the numbersHow One Shoe Retailer Is Attracting A Younger GenerationPoland Spring’s College Scholarships Are A Tainted Gift To This High School SeniorScientists Prove How Memories Form As We Dream, By Making Sleeping Mice ForgetFacebook tweaks Messenger’s home screen, keeps trying to make it your go-to appIt’s Just Tupac Against The World In The First Teaser For “All Eyez On Me”4 Ways Watson Will Make Self-Driving Cars Less TerrifyingThe Creator Of Escape The Room Turns Test Drives Into A Real-World Game For Ford5 takeaways from Pew’s 2016 State of the Media reportCould Traffic Lights For Food Help You Stop Eating Garbage?Microsoft makes another acquisitionYou Should Listen To Melissa Etheridge’s “Pulse,” Inspired By The Orlando ShootingZuckerberg’s social-minded fund makes its first big bet, leading $24 million investment in education startup AndelaLittle Kids Motivate Usain Bolt And Serena Williams In Sweet New Gatorade AdMicrosoft Boosts Its Chatbot Future By Acquiring Wand LabsTo Revamp A Mental Health Hospital, Steal Ideas From The Art GalleriesNow it’s even easier to give the gift of Starbucks to your coworkersWe Can’t Address Disparities Of Health Unless We Address PovertyStanford big data study finds racial disparity in Oakland police behaviorGrubhub Rebrands As A Zesty Lifestyle CompanyMorning intelligenceThese Maps Show That Most Of Our Crops Are Immigrants, TooThe Goal Of This Board Game Is To Survive The Automation WaveManchester United Players Star In Very Awkward Promos for “ID4,” “X-Men,” and “Deadpool”Autonomous car racing has a long way to goThe father of a November Paris terrorist attack victim sues Facebook, Twitter, and Google for providing “material support” to ISISBeyond The Whiteboard: Rethinking How Business Schools Teach DesignWhen You Know It’s Time To Pull The Plug On A StartupPinterest has acquired the team behind custom keyboard FleksyWhy Does Cannes Matter? What The Annual Advertising Festival Means For The Rest Of UsAstronomers discover largest “Tatooine” planet that orbits two sunsNow all Twitter users have access to the Periscope buttonIn 100 Years, $77 Billion Worth Of San Francisco Property Could Be UnderwaterHow To Work Less And Still Get AheadAirbnb has just raised $1 billion in debt financingThe Habits Of The Most Successful NetworkersWhy Volunteering Is The Single Most Overlooked Skill On ResumesThis Routine Can Make Your Evening Less Stressful And The Next Day More ProductiveSix Habits Of People Who Confuse Ego With Self-ConfidenceHere’s What It Takes To Land A Leadership Role Outside Your Own IndustryHow Too Much Data Can Hurt Our Productivity And Decision-MakingWNYC’s newest podcast won’t feature sooo many white guysThe Director Of Nice Guys Tells You How To Write A Hit ScreenplayWho’s Your Soccer Daddy? A New Spanish Site Will Tell YouThis appears to be the DNC’s opposition research on Donald TrumpWhat Saudi Women Really Think About Their Country’s Investment In UberAmerican Giant is at it againFastCo Studios Is Hiring A Production Assistant/Assistant EditorYahoo CEO Marissa Mayer invested in 53 acquisitions—but did they pay off?NASA’s recruitment posters will make you want to move to MarsIRB experts to Facebook: An internal board doesn’t go far enoughThink Different (Again): How Apple Plans To Compete In The AI Personal Assistant WarsPhysician group: Gun violence is a “public health problem”Reminder: Florida has a terrible track record of LGBT discriminationIn Most Of America, Gun Stores Outnumber Coffee ShopsHow stock-based compensation got LinkedIn into troubleOXO On Coffee Maker Turns Down Your Kitchen’s Mad Scientist VibeHow the Spotify era is helping hip-hop artists go platinumUber has nearly $13 billion in funding—but Didi Chuxing isn’t far behindThe False Promise Of Biodegradable PlasticsColiving company Common raises $16 millionInstacart continues to experiment with its modelCapital One offers loyal customers free Uber ridesOn Twitter, the emojis you use may affect the ads you seeArchie Comics CEO Jon Goldwater On Taking The “Dusty, Neglected” Brand Into The FutureThis Sensor Stick Fills A Knowledge Gap On The World’s Poorest Farms“Hamilton” success boosts hip-hop curriculum company FlocabularyNew Food Labeling Laws Could Stop Us Throwing Away Perfectly Good EatsFalcon 9 rocket crashes, ending SpaceX’s winning streakSee All 50 Super Bowl Championship Rings Morph Into Each Other In One Animated GIFIKEA’s New Ads Are Straight Out Of An Ingmar Bergman FilmUpdate: Kanye West’s “Life of Pablo” Still Not FinishedThis Cute Robot Is Designed To Help Children With AutismNew poll: Majority of Americans support ban on assault weaponsYouTube creators have formed a guildSteve Case’s venture firm raises $525 million to invest in the next Sweetgreen or ShinolaSick Of Rewards Programs? Uber’s UX Makes It Hassle-FreeHow RocketJump Film School Has Removed All Your Excuses For Not Making a MovieClinton vs. Trump: “Is that a serious question?”Journalism 101: Anderson Cooper grills Florida attorney general on whether she’s a “hypocrite”Nike to train 7,000 gym teachers in ChinaIs Birchbox in trouble?Maya Rudolph Sings A Hilarious “Vajingle” For Seventh GenerationUber rival Didi Chuxing raises $7 billion in fundingSpotify partners with Bumble to match people through musicHow A Tiny Staging Company Built A $100 Million BusinessTake an early lunch break and watch the latest SpaceX rocket launch and landingMorning intelligenceFender now lets you personalize its iconic guitars in a few clicksInstacart Is Testing A Pickup-Only OptionFacebook exec says the social network will “probably” be “all video” within the decadeThis app lets you help find and rescue refugees at seaFirst Look: Ikea’s Wildly Experimental New PS CollectionDrone Photography Reveals How Apartheid Shaped South African CitiesI Designed For Donald Trump. I Wouldn’t Do It AgainMeet The Man Who Designed Trump’s Vodka Bottle Of “Envy and Status”Can Target And Techstars Turn Minnesota Into The Next Silicon Valley?Unsettled Is Making It Possible For Families To Be Digital Nomads, TooHow Does “Creativity” Translate Across Different Cultures?Apple patent shows a future iPhone could have a wrap-around displayInstagramming Your Lunch Actually Puts You More “In The Moment”Ex-IBM employee charged with economic espionage“Ban Guns”: The Two Words The Gun Control Movement Will Never Say, But ShouldHow To Be Someone People Really Want To MentorHow Leaders With OCD Leverage Their Coping SkillsDropbox not looking to IPO any time soon because it has enough cashThe Simple Brain Trick That Will Transform Your MemorySoon Your Doctor Will Check Your Tweets For Signs You’re DepressedThe Right Way To Talk About Your Failures On A Job InterviewThese Four Common LinkedIn Mistakes Are Holding Back Your CareerHow To Get Promoted After Less Than A Year On The JobFive Ways To Speak Passionately Without Getting Too EmotionalThe Simple Way To Close A Complicated DealYouTube Stars Form New Guild To Give Creators A Stronger Voice25 Free Chrome Extensions To Make You An Incredibly Productive PersonFor Apple, Apps Are The New PlatformsFacebook sets up an internal board to assess the ethics of its researchDon’t call me Rhapsody. Call me Napster!How Meditation Helps ​Eric Rippert ​Stay Sane In the KitchenArtists Turned Apple’s App Store Guidelines Into A Lovely Comic BookNow, Peter Thiel’s lawyer-for-hire is going after Gawker for its exposé of Donald Trump’s hairWhy Apple Is Opening Up Its Software And Inviting Developers InTwitter invests $70 million in SoundCloudGeena Davis Is Fighting For Gender Equality In HollywoodWho are Cozy Bear and Fancy Bear, the Russian hackers that allegedly breached the DNC?Why your iPhone photos will look better in iOS 10Facebook enables users to flag posts about suicide and self-harmThe 5 biggest gaming announcements from E3Martha Stewart jumps on the boxed-meal bandwagonWill differential privacy keep your data safe?Health agency chief to doctors: Technology shouldn’t be a burdenRussian hackers breached the DNC, looking for info on TrumpHacker steals tens of millions of accounts from tech and sports forumsCash-hungry Uber is looking for another $2 billionThey made a comic book out of Apple’s App Review Guidelines, and it’s pretty damn coolFind Free Fonts On Google’s Slick New SiteNYC Legislators’ Upgrade To The Lawmaking Process: Reading The CommentsOne Artist’s Quest To Resurrect Steve Baer’s Solar-Powered “Zome Homes”Zenefits will pay its employees to quit (report)Does The Gun Control Fight Have A Branding Problem?Twitter’s new retweet feature lets your narcissism run wildCharlie Sheen Goes For Sobering Honesty In Ad For “New Generation” CondomsWith Apple’s Differential Privacy, Is Your Data Still Safe?Amazon and Airbnb expected to sign pledge to close gender pay gapIt’s Tim Cook’s Apple Now: What WWDC 2016 Teaches Us About His Vision For The CompanyWhat Some Of Your Favorite Songs Would Look Like As Vintage MoviesSolar-powered plane preps for historic 5-day Atlantic crossingYou may not have realized it, but net neutrality was almost killed againTesla Plans to Sell Its Electric Cars At NordstromOn A Vacation Budget? Here’s How Far $50 In Gas Will Get YouA-listers To Young Britons: “Don’t Let Others F**k With Your Future”Spotfund Lets You Become A Micro-Philanthropist At The Touch Of A ButtonShould We Name The Shooter?This clothing startup helps you buy fewer clothesTexting Is Just About The Most Dangerous Thing You Can Do While DrivingHow Rain Forecasting Via Text Can Help Farmers In The Developing WorldMurder suspect in France may have streamed attack on Facebook lands $8 millionWhy Apple Is Teaching Kids To Code On The iPadBloomberg Beta and New America take on the future of workHere’s How Each Of The Late Night TV Hosts Addressed The Orlando ShootingThe Newest Accessory In The Bike Industry Is An Anti-Theft GuaranteeAlibaba seeks to hit $1 trillion in gross merchandise value by 2020Daily fantasy sports rivals FanDuel and DraftKings may be teaming upThe New Office Chair: Portable, Lightweight, And Shaped Like A Pogo StickApple’s 7 Most Immediately Useful New OS FeaturesMorning intelligenceStartups Are Giving Unwanted Foods New LifeWhy Microsoft Buying LinkedIn For $26B Is A Smart MoveAlgorithmic Pricing Is Creating An Arms Race On Amazon’s MarketplaceTo Solve Major UX Problems, Try A Swarm SessionThe latest news on the Orlando shootingClinton: Tech companies need to “step up” their game in combating ISIS propagandaCraig Federighi apparently doesn’t think a friend request from Taylor Swift is a big dealApple UX Goes Full DadcoreGraphic: Trump Is The Gaseous Orange Star Of The Republican UniverseSnapchat will start showing ads between your friends’ storiesInside The First Snapchat Movie: “Sickhouse”Walkable Cities Are Better By Almost Any Metric: Here Are The Best In The U.S.This Self-Proclaimed Micronation Has Plans For A Car-Free, Algae-Powered CityThe Taliban have an Android app to help spread their propaganda5 Essential Skills You Need To Keep Your Job In The Next 10 YearsPainful political tweets have their place, says Twitter’s chairmanGoogle announces new universal search and Google Sites for businessesWhat LinkedIn Data Reveals About Who Will Help You Get Your Next JobWhy Coding Is Still The Most Important Job Skill Of The Future5 Ways To Improve Your Company’s Horribly Inefficient Interview ProcessHow I Got My Old Job Back After Leaving For A New OneThree Scientifically Proven Steps For Talking With StrangersHow One Company’s Mascara Became A Symbol Of Political ProtestThe London Underground’s Iconic Typeface Gets A RedesignApple (app) Design Awards winner: StreaksApple Design Awards winner: 3D4Medical Complete Anatomy appWWDC Proved Apple Is Serious About Making The Apple Watch Super PersonalApple showed these two videos during WWDC keynote todayNo, Apple didn’t just validate the mindfulness app spaceFeds to Orlando mayor:  We don’t need to waive privacy requirementsDinner Lab files for bankruptcyHighlights From Apple’s WWDC 2016 KeynoteThe latest on the Orlando shooting“Grief Bacon” And 12 Other Untranslatable Words About LoveOrlando shooter reportedly used a Samsung phoneApple Launches Swift Playgrounds App That Teaches Kids To CodeCraig Federighi: 5 things you need to know about Apple’s software chiefApple Wants China To Know Apple Loves ChinaApple’s top execs gather for massive photo opThe top three dadcore jokes at WWDCApple makes new Swift Playgrounds coding tool for kids freeApple’s new iOS Messages is competition for FacebookThe Teaser For “Only One,” Kanye’s First Video Game, Is Very, Very KanyeThe one downer at WWDC: AppleTVApple harnesses “differential privacy” to learn from users while preserving privacyApple opens iMessage to developersApple’s Messages introduces real links, bigger emojis, invisible ink, and moreHere’s What Apple Is Bringing To The Apple TVYour iPhone will transcribe your voicemails for youApple’s AI is big, broad, and badApple Music gets a design overhaul and more playlistsYou’ll be able to open your garage door with just a tap of your iPhoneThe App Store added 500,000 apps in the past yearApple Watch matches Android Wear with new Scribble input methodRedesigned Apple News adds subscriptions and lock screen notificationsPhotos are a perfect playground for Apple AIThe most hilarious tweets from WWDC (so far)Find a restaurant, book a reservation, request a car, pay for it, and see when it will arrive—all without leaving MapsApple TV is becoming a better option for cord-cuttersApple fires a key shot in the AI wars by extending Siri to third-party developersFace recognition is coming to the iPhoneApple opens Siri to developersSiri for Mac can search the web, play music, send messagesApple fixes the iPhone’s too-good Touch IDSling TV is coming to Apple TVSiri is coming to the MacThe Apple “experience” is getting bigger and, yes, betterApple Pay is coming to the webThe Apple TV gets single sign-in for streaming servicesYou can now copy and paste from your iPhone to your MacApple’s desktop OS is now officially called macOSInnovating Apple Watch: Good news for developers, and maybe usersApple Watch adds smart emergency notificationsApple Watch adds workout features for wheelchair usersTim Cook offers moment of silence for victims of Orlando shootingThe big challenge for Apple: managing complexityThe iOS App Store passes two million appsWinnie Is Yelp For People With No Lives (Parents)Is Apple on the verge of announcing a redesigned MacBook?These are the crowds outside this year’s WWDCHow A Toronto-Based Storytelling App Is Becoming A Hollywood Idea FactoryHow To Make An Insanely Awesome German Supermarket Ad With Shopping CatsHere’s where you can watch the WWDC keynoteWWDC: Will Apple talk about, AI, VR, AR, bots, personal assistants?LinkedIn stock is up 47% after Microsoft’s acquisition announcementChina’s Delivery Drones Are Already Fulfilling Orders In Rural RegionsHow Speaking More Than One Dialect Can Boost Your Brain PowerExperience Life Overload On The Autism SpectrumFrance Soccer Star Paul Pogba Shows Off Style And Skill In New Adidas AdUber drivers can now ask for tips, so this company made them signsThis Powerful Youth Charity Ad Shows How Different One Woman’s Life Could BeDwayne Johnson Is An Animated Demigod In The Trailer For Disney’s “Moana”Top U.S. security officials pull out of cybercrime talks to focus on Orlando shooting probe5 Flat-Pack Furniture Companies That Are Cooler Than IKEAKen Burns to Stanford graduates: Trump’s campaign is a “political Ponzi scheme”Today’s Workplace Is A Stage, Not An OfficeNew study: Black male doctors earn less than their white counterpartsSelling Clean Drinking Water Is A Business Opportunity In East AfricaIt’s not just Messenger—Facebook is now forcing you to download the Moments app, tooMicrosoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 billionThoughts And Prayers For Gun Victims Mean Little When You’re In The NRA’s PocketThe Strategy And Vision Behind Nike’s Brilliant Cristiano Ronaldo Ad “The Switch”The Technology Behind ESPN’S Digital TransformationYahoo final-round bidding narrows the field of rivalsStay tuned for our live coverage of Apple’s WWDCNorway Won’t Ban Gas Cars Yet, But It Will Make Them Harder And Harder To UseApple Music’s First Year: What Works, What Needs To Be RetunedHere’s how much extra a U.S.-made iPhone would costMorning intelligenceThe big winner at the Tonys last night was diversity6 Key Ways Design Thinkers Approach ProblemsGoogle Is Letting Places Text Us (But Will We Just Ghost?)How A Good Relationship With Manufacturers Can Lead To Great DesignPresident Obama finally gets a state of the art smartphone, but it doesn’t do muchWatch A Close-Up Of A Mosquito Opening You Up With Its Horrifying Surgical ToolsAn Artificial Leaf Might One Day Be How We Make Fuel For Our CarsFacebook activated Safety Check for the first time in the U.S. after Orlando shootingEtsy’s New Ultra-Sustainable Headquarters Is Filled With Local, Handmade FurnitureIs There A Business Case To Be Made For Political Endorsements?The latest updates on the Orlando nightclub shootingThese Are The Companies Where People Most Want To WorkBuilding The Tinder of Tech Talent For Southeast AsiaFive Crucial Things I Only Could’ve Learned By Scaling My StartupThe Four Most Common Excuses For Underpricing Your WorkSix Words And Phrases To Avoid At The End Of A Long Interview ProcessThree Things Recruiters No Longer Look For (And Three They Still Do)Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony sonnet: “fill the world with music, love, and pride”#LoveIsLoveThis Robot Intentionally Hurts People–And Makes Them BleedThese Companies Dream Of Becoming The Lululemon Of The Pajama IndustryOn The Eve Of A Diverse Tonys, Is Ready To Take A Bow5 Of The Juiciest Rumors About Apple’s WWDCDefense Researchers Plan To Bring “GPS” Where It’s Never Gone Before: Under The SeaUnder My Skin: The New Frontier Of Digital ImplantsHow Banks Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Blockchain, Bitcoin’s Underlying TechHate Your Job But Like Your Company? 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