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Screw “Personal Branding”: My Top Three Social Media Resolutions For 2017Self-Disrupt, Or Get Left Behind. Here’s HowiPhone 7 Plus Camera Is So Good This Woman Takes Portraits Of Her Entire VillageWill Bots Finally Start To Grow Up In 2017?Life Inside A Shenzhen Hardware AcceleratorWhy Under Armour’s Kevin Plank And Golf Star Jordan Spieth Believe In Going For ItFour Ways To Earn Extra Money While Keeping (Or Preparing To Quit) Your Day JobWhat happened when Trump met Conde Nast’s top editors on FridayCharity Water StoryCharity Water StoryApple Watch Sales Were Way Up Over The Holidays, Slice Data Showstesting 123At CES, New Alexa-Powered Products Are Everywhere: Here’s The Full ListAfternoon intel: Theranos layoffs; airport shooting fallout; should self-driving cars be banned?Russian military intelligence hacked the DNC to hurt Clinton and boost Trump, officials saySoundCloud Vows Growth In 2017, But Time Is Running OutShocker: Hands-Free Phones Distract Drivers Just As Much As Regular PhonesKodak—yes, Kodak—just launched a really cool smartphoneAirbnb bets on panoramic live video to boost bookingsHow to Call Your Congressmen: An Animated Guide For The Socially AnxiousIs Mobile Ad Targeting The Next Philanthropic Frontier?Surveillance state foe WikiLeaks wants to create its own surveillance programThousands of people are taking a break from work today to watch two Google Homes duke it outOrdinary People Chase Their Acting Dreams In This Cute Ad For Mars’ Goodnessknows BarsMIT Invented The Material We’ll Need To Build In SpaceUgly Ceiling Tiles Made Over Into Sleek Wireless ChargersThe role that Facebook just gave Campbell Brown sounds a lot like a PR jobSocial analytics firm Networked Insights raises $30 million to double down on deep learningMadrid Is Using Volunteer Archers To Deal With Its Wild Boar ProblemAdult Drama Through A Child’s Eyes: How “A Monster Calls” Found Its Difficult BalanceHow Hackers Could Jam 911 Emergency CallsBefore The Golden Globes, Get To Know Some Of The Top NomineesJK Simmons Is Extremely JK Simmons In The Trailer For Kidnapping Comedy “All Nighter”This baby sleep coach is designed to help frazzled parents survive sleep trainingMorning intel: creepy call centers; bitcoin bombs; what’s the deal with Young Pope?How Ariel Kennan Solves NYC’s Most Intractable Design ProblemsGot Subtext? There’s Way More Going On When Movie Characters Drink Milk Than You ThinkApple missed its sales goal last year so Tim Cook got a pay cut“You Don’t Have To Keep Making Movies For White Boys”: How ”Hidden Figures” HappenedWhat You Buy Is Permanently Changing The World. Here’s HowHow AI And Phone Chat Bring Services And Your Friends TogetherHow Legalization Is Changing The Aesthetic Of SmokingSamsung Gets Crazy, Secret Gets Psyched: The Top 5 Ads Of The WeekHello Egg is like Alexa for your kitchenLG has had its first quarterly operating loss in six yearsThe 6 Best Ideas From CES 2017The Trump Archive aims to be a registry of all the public comments Donald Trump has madeMonotype’s New Office Pays Tribute To 750 Different FontsSelf-Driving, Ride-Sharing Cabs Could Cut 10,000 Cars From New York’s RoadsMapping How Inequality And Poverty Increasingly Go Hand In HandOn Inauguration Day, These Workshops Will Enlist Designers In Political ResistanceCheck out Apple’s click-wheel iPhone prototypeThese Dinner Parties Show You The Beauty Of Connecting With StrangersThese Are The Jobs With The Most Potential In 201710 Science-Backed Ways To Be More Positive In 201712 Apps To Help You Keep Your New Year’s ResolutionsThese Are The Countries With The Most Determined EntrepreneursThe Top Five HR Trends For 2017From Productivity Tips To Kicking Old Habits: This Week’s Top Leadership StoriesThe Upscale Hostel Revolution: Can Budget Travelers Say “Bye-Bye” To Slumming It?“Real Mad Men Of Advertising” Chronicles The Ad Industry’s Formative YearsAfternoon intel: Staples remover; subscribe to a Cadillac; are we ready for a cyberattack?Grail is planning to raise “in excess” of $1 billion for its cancer detection testAlmost no one is complaining about virtual currency to the CFPBObama White House archive lets anyone search eight years of administration’s social media postsMedium proves how hard it is to reinvent media in tech’s imageSee How Vancouver Built Itself Into An Urban Transportation Success StoryAre Small Businesses America’s Most Overlooked–And Valuable–Charity Case?SoundCloud could run out of money this year, as acquisition rumors loomLots of people are Googling “If Obamacare is repealed, how do I get insurance?”Here’s why Vive’s new tracker device is important for VRWatch This Guy Walk Through “Game Of Thrones,” “Seinfeld,” And “Breaking Bad”Ladies And Gentlemen: The Biggest Design Fail Of 2017Tidal now offers ultra-high-quality music that sounds like the master tapesLeast Creative Thing Of The Day: WaPo Celebrates The “Women’s March” With Male SymbolMichigan Has Banned Plastic Bag BansToday’s most embarrassing brand tweet is a lesson in workplace diversityOne Radical Idea To Unite The U.K.? Build A New CapitalmodelFIT and Sweaty Betty bring another capsule collection to the athleisure marketBeing John Malkovich Includes Rejection And Ridicule As A Fashion DesignerBirchbox is offering scholarships to female Flatiron School studentsW Hotels is testing out in-room hair and makeup services with beGlammed partnershipThe Military Wants Ammunition That Turns Into PlantsTake A Break From “Young Han Solo” News With A Shockingly Good Young Han Solo Fan FilmTwo Young Women Get Ready To Take On Skeptics And Sexism In New Secret AdTest Your Spatial Awareness With This Simple Puzzle GameMorning intel: Amazon takes Manhattan; Ford gets Alexa; tech CEOs stressing over Trump tweetsWith No “Showtime” And No Kobe, The L.A. Lakers Are Now Selling HopeIntel’s Project Alloy “merged reality” headset will ship by the end of this yearHow Your Subway System Compares To The Rest Of The World’sCan IBM’s Watson Do It All?Snapchat is being sued by an ex-employee for allegedly misleading investorsThe Story Of How N.Y.C. Created Modern TattoosThis Wearable Keeps Track Of How Much Pollution You’re Breathing InThis Canadian Businessman Is Spending Over $1 Million To Sponsor 50 Refugee FamiliesHow YWCA’s CEO Leads By Taking On Big ChallengesA Swiss insurance agency has ruled Uber drivers are employees, not freelance contractorsTwitter is shutting down Vine on January 17How Volunteer Reviewers Are Saving The World From Crummy–Even Dangerous–USB-C CablesRural Kenyans Are Getting Free Cash Every Month To Test The Concept Of A Basic IncomeA Japanese insurance firm has replaced 34 human employees with AI from IBMHere’s What Employees Should Be Worried About This YearHow SoulCycle Creates A Meaningful Experience Based On Customer Feedback And InputHow Shinola Is Becoming A Vehicle For Job CreationHow To Calculate How Valuable You Are To Your BossHow The Gig Economy Will Change In 20175 Creativity-Boosting Habits For People Who Can’t Stand RoutinesThree Companies Earning High Marks For Their Parental Leave PoliciesAfter Trump And Brexit, Data Scientists Have One Main Job In 2017The Ultimate Checklist For Digitally Upgrading Your ResumeSamsung just said it has sold 5 million Gear VR headsetsAfternoon intel: Medium mayhem; a Slack for cops; Hulu scores CBS; Obamacare’s biggest fansAmazon says Alexa now has 7K “skills,” 7X what it had 7 months agoFirst digital health deal of 2017: Castlight buys JiffNASA says it’ll explore the core of a dead planet in 2017Apple removed New York Times apps from Chinese app store in late DecemberHere’s what happens to companies’ stock after Trump tweets about themA revenge porn victim wants Google to permanently remove her name from the internetHow The Gurus Behind Disney’s MagicBand Are Remaking A $38B Cruise GiantUber unleashes Twitter warfare in another battle over data collection in NYCHow Wendy’s Ended Up Creating (And Then Deleting) A Coded Racist Meme For TwitterHow Nonprofits Are Using Instagram To Tell Their Stories In A New WayWhat Happens If Driverless Cars Cause A Drought Of Organ Donations?VR Filmmaker Shares Tips For Those Wondering How To Get StartedBae, The Top Dating App for Black Singles, Is Going GlobalH-1B visa reform bill in play on just the second day of the new congressFrance Opens The World’s First Solar RoadThis Ultrathin OLED TV Hangs On The Wall Like A PosterNow That NYC’s Subway Has Free Internet, Here’s How To Stay Safe On Public Wi-FiThis Urban Canopy Could Help Cool Super-Hot CitiesNew Money: Your Guide To The Fast-Changing World Of Fintech“Write Drunk. Edit Sober.” According To Science, Ernest Hemingway Was Actually RightOur First Look At HBO’s Tribute To Carrie Fisher And Debbie Reynolds, “Bright Lights”An Obsessed Kevin Hart Just Keeps Running And Running For NikeMorning intel: iHeartRadio teams up with Napster, AT&T to start testing 5G wirelessAnother music subscription service? iHeartRadio and Napster team upPeloton Wants You To Keep Spinning Your Wheels When You TravelIn wake of some tough headlines, Magic Leap CEO promises future of “rainbow-powered unicorns”These Books Hold The Key To Truly Immersive StorytellingFaraday Future has unveiled the world’s fastest self-driving electric carArchitecture Is About People, Not Buildings. These Photos Prove ItThe Color Schemer Will Be Your New Favorite Twitter AccountDear Apple, Please Fix Boring Problems This YearIf You Haven’t Already, You Will One Day Outgrow IKEA FurnitureThe Quest To Bring Biodesign To The MassesThis groundbreaking 3D map of the ocean will help improve marine preservationWho Will Protect Artificial Intelligence From Humanity?These Futurists And Urban Farmers Are Figuring Out How To Farm On MarsAmazon’s third-party sellers had a “record-breaking” holidayThese Photos Make Deadly Industrial Pollution Look Eerily Beautiful10 Ways To Be A Better Employee In 2017How To Ditch The Bad Habits That Will Hold You Back This YearThis Is How AI Will Change Your Work In 2017How This Columbia Professor Stays Optimistic While Researching CancerThree Email Mistakes To Avoid The Week You Come Back From VacationHow Even Your Crappy Memory Still Helps Your Brain7 Ways To Talk About Your Athletic Experience On A Job InterviewThe Wireless Router Renaissance And Where It Will Take Us NextThe quantified follicle? L’Oréal launches a smart hairbrushEvening intel: reporting agencies get slapped; Twitter trolls win again; Zuck’s national tourYouTube’s music dominance is slowing as paid subscription services boomTesla blames Autopilot production challenges for 2016 delivery shortfallApple Pay is slowly proving all the mobile payment skeptics wrongODG’s Next Smart Glasses Bring Powerful Augmented Reality To New MarketsAntonio Brown Does Weeknd Karaoke In This New “Madden NFL 17” SpotThe New “Fifty Shades Darker” Trailer Wants You To Think It’s A Psychological ThrillerAfternoon intel: Wired editor signs off; occupy Sessions; governing by tweetWhat If Your Clothes Were A Solar Panel?These Fuel Cell Cars Aren’t For Sale, But You Can Access Them For A Subscription FeeOnline Razor Company Harry’s Tells Its Story In A Short DocumentaryHow I Heard The World With Nuheara’s Bionic EarbudsMegyn Kelly may have been Fox News Channel’s last, best hope for a path forwardIf You’re Angry A Lot Lately, Maybe You’re Not Pessimistic EnoughA Data Designer Visualized All 20,520 Words In “Hamilton”Dollar Shave Club Aims For Dudes Living Somewhere Between Cheap And RidiculousUPDATED: We Don’t Know If This Is A Real Adidas Ad Or Not, But It’s Pretty AwesomeThousands of financial workers could flee London for Paris thanks to BrexitCNN mocked for using Fallout 4 to illustrate story on Russian hackingMorning intel: Happy new year (if you live in Finland), SpaceX to resume flights, and new Apple Watch rumorsThis Thesaurus Translates Between Liberals And ConservativesOf Course “2016: The Movie” Would Be A Terrifying Cinematic ExperienceYour Creative Calendar: 68 Things To See, Hear, And Read In JanuaryMattel Is Building An Alexa For KidsPopular Data-Driven Weight Loss App Mixes AI And A Human Touch To Boost SuccessEating Red Meat Is (Possibly) Not Bad For You, After AllThe next Apple Watch will reportedly keep the same designInside The Hard Life Of The Modern BeeTour The Modern Architecture Of Marfa, West Texas’s Artist OasisThis Video Illustrates The Absurdity Of Driving Your Kid To SchoolHere Are The Obama Climate Regulations That Congressional Republicans Find Most OffensiveIn a world first, Finland is now testing basic monthly income for its citizensSpaceX will resume flights this SundayDespite What Happened In 2016, The Long-Term Trend For Humanity Is GoodHow Your Company Can Meaningfully Improve Diversity In 2017Twitter just lost its top exec in ChinaAre Open Work Spaces Actually Influencing Creativity Or Just Cheaper To Build?How To Work Only 40 Hours A Week This YearThese 6 Career Resolutions Will Transform The Way You WorkIt’s Time To Scrap This Phrase From Your Networking PlaybookHow To Use Brain Science To Be Your Best Self In 2017Four Counterintuitive Rules For Making Smarter Hires In 2017Why Great Leaders Get Out Of The WayYour 2017 Fresh Start: Here Are 20 Original Pop Culture Highlights To Look Forward ToThe Most Important Tech Trend Of 2017How WeChat Became China’s App For EverythingWhy Embracing Non-Traditional Viewing Methods Can Bring In Modern Audiences10 Expert Tips To Make 2017 Your Most Productive Year YetFour Out-Of-This-World Predictions For The Space Industry In 2017