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These 10 CEOs’ Top To-Do List HacksThe Story Behind The Hackathon Project That Helped Inspire The Creation Of Facebook LiveMore Baby Boomers Are Drowning In Student Loan Debt–And No One Knows How Bad It Will GetI Became My Own Boss Because I Had To–Here’s What It’s Taught MeLet Anderson Paak, Katy Perry, and Frank Ocean Guide You Through This Week In MusicHow The Beatles’ “Sgt. Pepper” Was Retooled To Sound Fresh 50 Years LaterTravel startup Away snags $20 millionGoogle Was Building Smart Speaker Prototypes Well Before Amazon Echo Showed UpMM.LaFleur wants to bring well-tailored professional clothing to plus-size womenHey brands, people don’t like when you make fun of your competition on TwitterDrone hobbyists: Sorry you wasted your time with that FAA registrationInside The Growing Business Trend Of Giving All Your Profits AwayThe Arctic Bunker That Protects The World’s Seeds Is ThawingWho will Spotify acquire next?This Is The Cutest Love Story You’ll See From A Grocery Store All DayYou can now get your Mickey D’s from an UberWhy James Comey’s Obsessive Note-Taking Is A Smart Strategy For Surviving Difficult BossesMemo to foreign leaders: Here’s how to win over (and influence) President TrumpOne Of The 20th Century’s Coolest Art Movements Gets The GIF TreatmentWhy Yahoo Thinks It May Be Time To Blow Up Your InboxWhat Neurodiversity Is And Why Companies Should Embrace ItA new Wall Street study proves what we already knew about the old boys’ networkQuit your day job and just go to music festivals with Live Nation’s new festival passWork In Retail? There’s A Robot Getting Ready To Take Your JobFrom Work’s Hidden Rules To Quitting Early: This Week’s Top Leadership StoriesThis MIT Student’s Origami Building Blocks Could Make You More CreativeWhy Apple Is Watching Google’s AI Progress Carefully“The Dinner” Is a Tense Film About Politics and Family That Accidentally Became Very TimelyThis French Newspaper Found An Antidote To Fake News OnlineFeds using stingray phone-tracking devices to locate undocumented immigrantsIs This The World’s Most Beautiful Recording Studio?This Pot Company Is Cleaning Up The Weed Industry With Aeroponics3 Ways Learning A New Language Helps Your Brain–Even If You Never Get FluentLet Donald Trump guide you straight to the bar with this Trump-sounding GPS navigation appPrivacy concerns are the biggest drawback for smart home devices, say people who have them4 Ways Google Is Fixing VR’s Terrible UXWant A Bonus? (Of Course You Do!) Take These Five Steps To Get ItUber just warned its top self-driving car exec to play nice with the courts or risk getting firedThe Story Behind The USPS’s First Color-Changing StampCan Gamifying The Hiring Process Make It More Effective?Axe Searches For Guys, Apple Gets Accessible: The Top 5 Ads Of The WeekThe Ingenious Way TV Logos Were Made Before ComputersInstagram and Snapchat are really bad for young people’s healthA House committee just called out Trump for peddling fake newsGoogle Has A New Favorite Phrase–Here’s What It MeansWant A Basic Income? Apply To Be In This DocumentaryWhy the dismissal of rape charges against Assange might not help him leave the embassyGoogle’s AI Chief On Teaching Computers To Learn–And The Challenges AheadIBM to remote employees: Work in the office or leave the companyThis Giant Smog Vacuum Cleaner In China Actually WorksSurprise! Comcast loves the FCC’s plan to roll back net neutrality rulesIt might soon be as easy to buy hearing aids as headphonesElon Musk on Tesla factory working conditions: We lose moneyClearly Canadian returns because companies can’t stop bringing back your favorite ’90s productsGoogle adds Chrome browsing to Daydream VRYouTube will let us talk amongst ourselves in VRGoogle sees shopping as the first real-world use of augmented realityDon’t pretend you read that Neil deGrasse Tyson bookGoogle’s Daydream VR platform adds sharing, screen-castingGoogle’s WorldSense Will Free VR From The PC And Smartphone This YearWant To Live And Work Overseas? Take This Two-Week Trip FirstSolar Innovations Mean We Can Bring Power To The 1 Billion Who Still Live Without ItThis is all that’s happened in just the last 10 daysThe 9,000-Year-Old History Of Booze, In PhotosUber Freight launches for freelancing truck drivers, but it won’t delay the coming job apocalypseThe Five Types Of Impostor Syndrome And How To Beat ThemKickstarter Wants To Help Gadget Crowdfunders Keep Their PromisesGoogle knows you’ve been thinking about impeachmentCan we please not make male rompers a thing?Immigrant entrepreneurship is the highest it’s been since 1996This 3D-Knit Chair Is Made From A Single Piece Of Technical FabricLinkedIn Data Reveals The Hottest Companies To Work For Right NowApple’s new campus doesn’t have a daycare and it’s probably not by accidentGoogle beats Apple as the top company people want to work forRepublicans are now fighting over who was the first to call for Trump’s impeachmentIs PayPal violating its own anti-racism policy?Read Elizabeth Ailes’s statement on the death of former Fox News boss Roger AilesHow A Laptop Ban Could Cause A “Summer Of Travel Hell” For Passengers And AirlinesFive Skills You’ll Need To Lead The Company Of The FutureThe Coolest New UI Features In Android OThe GOP Health Care Bill Pushes Employers To Shortchange Employees And ThemselvesReport: Trump campaign had at least 18 undisclosed calls and emails with Russian officialsFrom Gawker to “Master”: How One Writer Made It to Aziz Ansari’s Show4 Top Female Designers On The Design Industry’s Gender ProblemDiary Of An Ex-Microsoft InternThe Anti-Smart Home Disconnects When You’re In A Great ConversationTrump’s ban on laptops from flights from Europe fails to take offWhat It Means To “Google” Something Just Changed ForeverWhy That Epic Opening Scene In “Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2” Was the Toughest To CreateHas This Silicon Valley Startup Finally Nailed The Indoor Farming Model?Flint agrees not to take homes away from residents for unpaid poisoned water billsFacebook just got hit with a $122 million fine over WhatsAppMore than 1 million people are supporting creators on Patreon, up from 500K last yearACLU on  the appointment of Mueller as special counsel in Russia investigationMeeting Of The Most Creative Minds: FCLA In PhotosHow Billionaires Can Make More Impact With Their DonationsHere’s Alex Jones saying he retracts a false InfoWars report about Chobani—even though the videos are still upRead the ACLU’s FOIA request to get James Comey’s Trump memoGoogle adds new tricks and devices to Tango augmented realityWhy “Atlanta” Creator Donald Glover Is One Of The Most Creative People In Business In 2017Google wants to show that AI can help people find jobs, not lose themSamsung’s Galaxy S8 will be first phone to support Gear VR and Google’s DaydreamUber and Lyft may be back in Austin soonThe “Amazon Of Fish” Wants To Get Americans Eating More SeafoodGoogle announces standalone VR devices coming later this yearAndroid Go is Google’s new software for the developing worldGoogle adds pic-in-pic, new notifications, auto-fill, machine learning tools to Android OGoogle’s 18-Month Quest To Redesign Its Terrible EmojiYouTube’s Super Chat is getting its own APIYouTube adding 360-degree viewing on TVsGoogle Home can now stream music from iOS, and can  remind you of stuff without being promptedGoogle Photos wants to help you decide which snapshots to shareGoogle Lens Is A Peek Into The Future Of ComputingGoogle Home will show stuff on screens you already ownGoogle Home adding Spotify, Soundcloud, Deezer supportGoogle Assistant + Google Lens = a personal AI helper that can seeGoogle’s Assistant is coming to the iPhone (and a whole lot of other gadgets)Google is bundling its AI efforts into Google.aiNoted ice cream enthusiast Joe Biden is finally getting his own flavorGoogle announced “Lens” tool for advanced image recognition in smartphonesAndroid now has two—count ’em— billion usersX’s Loon delivers internet by balloon to flood-ravaged PeruUnder Trump, arrests of undocumented immigrants without criminal records jumped 156%Gwyneth Paltrow just calls Airbnb’s Brian Chesky when she needs advice about GoopUse These 10 Creative Photography Hacks To Crush It On InstagramYour emoji might soon look like it just stepped out of the hair salonStarbucks is testing “coffee ice” for 80 cents—which is yet another way to ruin a perfectly good drinkTrump does Uber and Lyft a favor with law that lets federal workers expense ride-sharingThe Latest Use Of Google’s Project Tango? Innovating Graffiti“Arrested Development” creator winks at Trump family in press release for Season 5 on NetflixThredUp launches a bridesmaid’s shopD.C. taxis are ditching clunky mechanical meters in favor of SquareHow To Decline An Opportunity At Work That You Might Want Later OnGoogle’s I/O 2017 keynote: Watch the live-stream hereWhich One Of These Visions Of How We’ll Work In The Future Sounds Most Appealing?These are just some of the colorful ways Washington insiders are describing the state of the White HouseNew Apple Ads Show How Accessible Tech Helps People Living With DisabilitiesNordstrom says bye-bye to Ivanka, hello to Reese and GwynethFive Popular Myths About Learning That Are Completely WrongAlgorithms Make Surprisingly Good Creative DirectorsProgressive politics doesn’t guarantee more women in leadershipHow A Glorified Greenhouse Became Modernism’s Most Influential BuildingScientists may have found a more effective birth-control method than thinking about baseballHow fragile is the world right now? These interactive maps show you where each country standsThis Year’s Webbys Showed How Creators Are Fighting Back Against TrumpHow To Mine The Internet For Hidden Clues About A Potential Job OfferIn A Driverless Future, Uber And Lyft Will Sit In The Passenger SeatLyft and Delta are teaming up to let riders earn SkyMiles45 Years Ago, NASA Launched An Infographic For Aliens Into SpaceWhy R/GA and Created A Custom Bot Maker For Small BusinessesWhat Happened When I (Almost) Gave Up Facebook, Email, And Texting For A MonthCan A Global Alliance Of 22 Mayors Tame Airbnb, Uber, And The Gig Economy?This New Initiative Wants To Make Working In Architecture Suck LessU.S. Senate staff can now use Signal for encrypted chats7 Design Portfolios That Double As Awesome UIsHere’s how lawmakers have responded to reports of a Comey memoHow To Invest Your Money Responsibly, Sustainably, Or For Impact (They’re Not The Same)Elon Musk explains why tunnels beat flying carsApple really hates soggy pizzasSidewalk robots may be getting the boot in San FranciscoTrump’s latest mess has the entire country Googling “impeachment”Four Public Speaking Myths That Keep Ruining Your PresentationsComey memo could be the smoking gun that leads to Trump’s impeachmentGoogle adds “Smart Reply” to Gmail app for Android and iOS4 Reasons Why Biz Stone’s Return Probably Can’t Help TwitterThese new wireless earbuds let you play music by moving your headWell, now it looks like Donald Trump personally asked James Comey to drop an FBI investigationHey, iPhone users: Apple wants to take you on a photo walkZeniMax, fresh off beating Oculus in court, goes after Samsung’s Gear VRDonald Trump’s Inadvertent Think Piece On James Comey, Russia, And The “Fake Media”Up & Go Is A Worker-Owned Alternative To On-Demand Home Cleaning ServicesWhat A Culture Of Leaks Says About Trump’s LeadershipThis robotic copilot flew and landed a Boeing 737. Sort of.Can Ticketmaster’s Anti-Bot Assault Fix Its Most Infuriating Problem?Biz is back and Twitter shares are flying higher than they’ve flown all yearWhat will Google announce this week at I/O?The Feds And Tech Firms Who Let Ransomware Spread Must Help Stop Itpin:Google I/O: Join us for live coverageJuno drivers lost their stock options and now their union wants the FTC to investigateWhat’s Your American Dream Score? This Quiz Will Tell YouSmell-Based User Interfaces Are HereHow I Finally Learned To Stop Judging My Career By The Size Of My PaycheckWannaCrypt Hackers May Have A Hard Time Claiming That Ransom Without Getting CaughtAfter Lots Of Talk, Microsoft’s Bots Show Signs Of LifeThe HIV epidemic could reach the beginning of the end in the U.S. by 2025Pirates pirate “Pirates”“Rick and Morty” Did a Crossover with “Alien: Covenant” and It’s PerfectThis denim veteran wants to make the world’s most inclusive jeansSoFi CEO Mike Cagney Wants To Replace Your Bank–And Your Financial AdvisorHey, John Oliver: This bionic kidney could do away with dialysis entirely6 Absurd (And Kinda Brilliant) Design Details From Apple ParkNow freelancers in New York City can actually get paid on timeYou’re Recruiting The Wrong Kind of Talent–Here’s WhyHow the Lyft partnership gives Waymo a huge advantage over its rivalsSurvey: Two-Thirds Of People Want VR To Be SocialThis Architect-Designed Speaker Costs $1.8K, And It Might Actually Be Worth ItShadow Brokers, whose NSA leaks enabled ransomware attack, offer monthly subscriptionsFacebook is still up and running in Thailand after the government threatened to shut it downThe Counterintuitive Reason You Need To Quit More Things Earlier59 companies just came out again to support Gavin Grimm’s ongoing fight for trans rightsMall brands are falling like flies: Rue21 just filed for bankruptcyWhy Experience Design Matters More Than Ever BeforeInstagram’s new face filters let you turn into a pretty princess without SnapchatHow To Make An Ad For The Marines Aimed At Recruiting Women5 Predictions For How The Trump Era Might Impact Tech HiringGlass Architecture Is About To Undergo A 3D-Printed RevolutionHewlett Packard Enterprise says its supercomputer can run Mars missions and stop cyberattacksAvoid Newark and these other cities if you want to start a new careerLearn To Suck Less At Decisions With This Choose-Your-Own-Adventure VideoWhat The Architecture Of U.S. Embassies Tells Us About AmericaHow My Cycling Obsession Makes Me A Better EntrepreneurSnap Inc., Interpublic, And R/GA Name Companies For New Marketing Tech Venture StudioPlykea Is A Startup That Will Hack Ikea For YouThe Big Questions Google Needs To Answer This WeekWhy are mobile providers making less money when Americans are using more data than ever?Genius trolls Trump in the best way possible“Obama” gets Trump the most retweetsSwell Lets You Invest A Little Cash In Solving Big ProblemsElon Musk’s cousin and former SolarCity CEO is leaving TeslaUploadVR just got hit with a sexual harassment suit for being a “boys’ club”Google I/O 2017: 8 Reasons To Pay Attention As Google Courts DevelopersFor Windows Pros, The WannaCry Ransomware Mess Was All Too PredictableGM’s Millennial Ride-Sharing Platform Expands In New YorkSpaceX is launching one of its biggest satellites yet—watch the live stream hereWill Trump face legal consequences for revealing classified info to the Russians? Probably notA Little Bit Of Fake News Could Be Good For YouHillary Clinton launches new “resistance” political groupNow they’ve gone too far! Hackers are holding a Disney movie hostage: Report“It Was Chaos”: Here’s How Ransomware Victims Were Affected By The Massive HackThe Non-Paradox Of Highly Successful Profit-From-Purpose BusinessesBreak Out The Barf Bags: One Percenters Now Get Their Own Private Airport Terminal“SNL” Welcomes You To The Post-Lie Era–Where Nothing MattersMeUndies positions itself as the underpants of the revolutionDelta is testing face-recognition technology for bag drops—so it knows whose luggage it’s losingNintendo’s next Zelda adventure could be on your phone—and we’d love to see it in ARTrump’s staffers stopped him from tweeting about a four-year-old internet hoaxAdelante brings a different social impact model to the shoe industryCompanies Steal $15 Billion From Their Employees Every YearWhy These VCs Are Investing In Fields That Others Find Hard And BoringUnicorn Everything: The Internet’s Favorite Aesthetic Comes To BikesThe WannaCrypt hackers could have trouble actually spending any of that ransom moneyToyota is getting in on the flying car thing tooSeriously, who are the 2% of Clinton voters who are happy with Trump?Exactly What To Put In Your LinkedIn Profile To Get A PromotionAirbnb will now make recommendations based on where you are in your trip-planning processSurprise, surprise: There are still too few female CEOs at top companiesBill Gates nails advice to new grads in 200 wordsThis Giant Whirlpool Sculpture Is The Perfect Metaphor For 2017Want To Understand The Future Of Design? Read These Books“SNL” Offers An Update For Amazon Echo–And It’s Actually BrilliantNow John Oliver wants you to hold off on those FCC commentsHow I Managed To Still Have A Life When My Paycheck Didn’t Want Me ToLegos Are For Amateurs. These Building Blocks Let You Create Entire CitiesHow Our Brain’s Habits Affect How We Get Along With Our CoworkersA man set himself on fire on Facebook LiveKibo: Redesigning The Motorcycle To Make Kenya’s Streets SaferThe Future Of Cities Is Hidden Beneath Their StreetsHere’s the latest on the ongoing WannaCrypt global cyber attack12 Lessons From The 100 Most Creative People Of 2017SoulCycle’s Redesigned SoulBike Will Make Your Workouts Even BetterHow Kylie Jenner Built A Makeup Empire Out Of Her Most Famous AssetHow Lauryn Morris Made A Spectacle Of Snap’s Hit SunglassesHow Max Headroom, The Geico Gecko, And Other Ad Characters Made A Huge ImpactWhy Bloomberg Philanthropies’ James Anderson Tops Our List Of The Most Creative People In Business 2017Coliving Isn’t Just For Startups: A Giant Developer Is Building Upscale Dorms For AdultsThe Recommender: What Execs From Giphy, Yelp, and Charity: Water Are Loving Right NowLyft and Waymo are teaming up to collaborate on self-driving cars