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A Tech Billionaire Tries to Reboot The “Best Music Scene In The World”Homeboy Industries Has Rival Gang Members Making Croissants Next To Each OtherThis Three-Word Phrase Is Subtly Undermining Your AuthorityHere’s Why You Might Want A Phone With Google’s Tango AR TechnologyAn Apple Watch with its own cellular connection might arrive this yearApple’s AR Glasses Are No Longer An “If” But A “When”What Oculus’s Marvel Partnership Means For Its FutureIt’s Hard For People With Criminal Records To Get A Job–This New Job Site Can HelpMartin Shkreli found guilty of fraud (as another Martin Shkreli was arraigned for money laundering)Frank Ocean, Solange, and More: The 2017 Panorama Music Festival in PhotosThe AR/VR market will surge 100% over each of the next four years: IDCHere’s why you should care about AT&T’s possible deal with HuaweiThere’s a storm nearly the size of Earth raging on Neptune right nowYou Are Being Exploited By The Opaque, Algorithm-Driven EconomyZuck’s immigration reform nonprofit wants your thoughts on “startup visas”Facebucks: What It Would Look Like If Brands Had Their Own CurrencyWe may finally be getting the frowning poop emoji of your dreams and/or nightmaresOutback Steakhouse comes out as definitely not a cult“Game of Thrones” episode 4, “The Spoils of War,” leaks onlineThere’s a good chance your coworkers hate youShould Companies Ban Workplace Relationships To Deter Harassment?7 Best Mainstream Beauty Brands For Women Of ColorHow Hackers Are Teaching Election Officials To Protect Their Voting MachinesSoccer Players Launch A Plan To Pledge 1% Of Their Salaries To CharityYou Should Watch This Short Western, Starring Laura Dern and Made Almost Entirely By WomenHow Dinner Is Served Across The U.S.From Brain Fuel To Recruiters’ Dark Secrets: July’s Top Leadership StoriesThis AI Is Better At Naming New Beers Than Most BreweriesToyota and Mazda want some of that sweet electric car actionThis CEO’s One-Page List For Keeping His Priorities StraightSee How Much Hotter The Planet Has Gotten In The Past 100 YearsHow do you spell “creepy”? responds to “spying” accusationsStand Aside Tesla, Ikea Is Already Selling SolarProductivity Secrets From Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, Susan Wojcicki, And MoreMuji’s New Flagship Is The Big-Box Store We NeedDunkin’ Donuts might drop the “Donuts” from its nameWolff Olins’s New CEO On Branding, AI, And The Future Of The Design AgencyMcDonald’s Gets “Rick And Morty,” MET-Rx Makes Weight: Top 5 Ads Of The WeekThe $4.5 Billion Wearables Market That Apple And Others Are Scrambling To CornerBuy some merch on Bandcamp today and help support transgender rightsUber’s ex-CEO Travis Kalanick is about to go on a charm offensiveHow Years Of Climate Change And President Zuckerberg Will Reshape New York’s CoastTesla Announces Launch Of Its Solar Roof–And Other Stories You Might’ve MissedThis Startup Wants To Kill The “Mommy Track” Once And For AllFacebook’s Rumored Living-Room Screen Comes With Built-In ProblemsUber knowingly leased recalled cars to drivers in SingaporeWatch these workers get RFID microchipped at their company’s “chip party”We’ve Used Up The World’s Resources For The Year And It’s Only AugustLorde’s “Perfect Places” Video Is “The Most Dangerous Game” Meets “Big Little Lies”A Cognitive Solution For A Data DilemmaLet’s get it on: Amazon tries to boost music subs with voice-powered sex playlists40 years ago today, RadioShack gave us the TRS-80It’s official: You’ll soon be able to buy hearing aids over the counterThis Site Calculates Your Carbon Footprint, Then Helps You Offset ItFast Company is LIVE at Lollapalooza 2017Fast Company’s New EnginePeople are cheering Aziz Ansari for calling out smartphone addiction, but will anyone listen?New Study: Art Makes Society KinderTrailer For Eli Roth’s “Death Wish” With Bruce Willis Looks Like An NRA Ad3 Signs You’re A High Performer At Work, Even When Your Boss Doesn’t Tell YouThis AI Draws Cities From ScratchFive Time-Management Tips To Make You And Your Assistant More ProductiveFinally, Facebook’s staff isn’t mostly white guysDriverless Cars Might Help Cities Go Truly GreenNASA is here to help plan your total solar eclipse 2017 viewing partyYou Can Step Literally Into “Star Wars” With New Location-Based VR ExperienceThese Common Interview Habits Could Be Why You Aren’t Getting The JobBlake Griffin Takes A Sociological Look At The Playground For Jordan BrandYeti’s Latest Short Film Explores The Value Of The Hunt Over The KillDish Network is being demolished by cord-cutting even with Sling TVThe Hidden Gender Gap Among MBA GraduatesWatch Atlanta’s Robo-Stadium In Action For The First TimeHow To Get Ahead In Your Career When Your Boss Doesn’t Have Time For YouThis Designer (And Former Refugee) Is Protesting Trump’s Immigration Ban With FashionSoftBank just invested a quarter of a billion dollars in U.S. fintech company Kabbage5 Mind-Bending Experiments That Show Where Creativity Is Headed NextThe Secret Service is beginning to test drones to protect TrumpThe Future Has Arrived And It’s . . . A Self-Driving Car That Gives You A Spa Treatment?These are the 20 fastest growing freelance skills in demand right nowLong Before Shinola . . . Jacques Panis Was Cutting GrassTesla has installed its first solar roofs amid a factory delayThe elephant in the feed: How Facebook update helps Instant ArticlesApple’s June Panic Brings September iPhonesHere’s Why Stitch Fix’s IPO Is The Tech Exit You Should Actually Care AboutApple Probably Sold Around $1 Billion In Apple Watches Last QuarterTesla’s stock is spiking after it crushed Q2 earnings estimatesThis New Offshore Wind Project Plans To Combine Turbines And StorageWhat Really Matters In Apple’s Earnings Report (Hint: It Doesn’t Need Another iPhone)The perks of working at a company with more female execs, in 3 chartsFemale fighter pilot’s inspiring congressional run video just went viralWhat Helps Dwyane Wade Succeed Both On And Off The CourtThis Short Film Makes Our Addiction To Streaming Look Scary (And Ridiculous)Who needs a band T-shirt? Bon Iver is now offering vacation packagesDoes A Crackdown On Sex Trafficking Threaten The Future Of The Internet?Google Maps co-creator thinks he can make running fun with an appRIP Manny’s: A big piece of NYC music history was just cleared for demolitionTinder Select gets busted for wild Hamptons partyEminem Is Producing A Film About Rap Battles And It Looks Straight SavageThe New Wave Of Mindfulness Tech: Meditation VRForget Avocado Toast: Millennials Are Flocking To Natural DeodorantUber drivers in New York and London are rigging surge pricingHow To Squeeze Every Last Severance Dollar Out Of Your LayoffHBO’s Sony moment: Hack stirs fears of email leaks or worseHyperloop One inches toward its 250 mph goalThis Designer Built Some Of The Crazy Tech From “Brave New World”Gimlet Media just got $15 million in funding to make so many more podcastsYes, You Can Still Get Stuff Done With A Hands-Off BossYour Friends Are Liars: This Video Captures The Unreality of Social MediaScientists Discover Yet Another Reason Cities Need More TreesRedkix Wants To Fix Slack And Email Overload (But Won’t Anytime Soon)This Is How To Use Negative Feedback To Be More SuccessfulHere’s a map showing the best and worst states for student debtThese Wild Eyeglasses Celebrate Super-Thick LensesHow Alexander Girard’s Folk Art Obsession Changed The Course Of ModernismWhy Gen-Xers And Baby Boomers Are Beating Millennials At FreelancingThe Man Behind “The Most Imaginative Piece Of Urban Planning In America”Who needs a job? Amazon is hiring 50,000 people today5 Ways To Tell Your Boss No Without Actually Saying NoHone Your Data Bullshit Detector With This Free Online CourseThe Golden Age Of UX Won’t Last. Here’s How To Prepare For What’s NextHow To Pull Your Money Out Of A Big Bank (It’s Not That Hard, I Just Did It)Snap may be be buying Chinese selfie drone maker Zero Zero RoboticsThis Waterfront, Eco-Friendly Sauna In Finland Is A Potential Next Vacation SpotYou Can Now Sleep In A House Designed By Your Favorite ArchitectJapan’s Line App Opens a Times Square Store (And Gets Ready To Take On Amazon’s Echo)Apple’s Solid Results Hint At Big iPhone Release This FallSix surprising milestones from Apple’s quarterly earnings callApple’s iPad sales climb at last thanks to a budget-priced modelThis super creepy Amazon Echo hack could spell trouble for hotels and officesGrowing Pains For Bitcoin As Rival Factions Split The Currency In TwoApple stock is up 5% after it narrowly beat revenue expectationsYou’re more likely to hear from tech employers if you have one of these 10 things on your resumeThe Russian link between Trump and a cheaper Air Force OneWhat Every Brand Needs To Connect Better With Audiences Right NowCan Encouraging Breastfeeding Around The World Boost The Global Economy?Facebook’s video-chat device signals ramped-up hardware effortsThese are some of the companies sued the most by employeesAmazon’s “Black America” Is Literally The Opposite Of HBO’s Controversial “Confederate”Here’s why tech companies are opposed to the Senate’s new anti-human-trafficking billWhat Motivated Dwyane Wade To Start His Own Fashion BrandPutting Autonomous Vehicles On The Road To SuccessThis Is How To Fix These 5 Common Issues Before They Get You FiredAn Illustrated Love Letter To Tokyo, Inspired By The New YorkerThis Is What It Takes To Get A Regular Job After Giving Up On Self-EmploymentThis Gay Animated Short Film Has No Dialogue But All The FeelsWho is Rod Wheeler? Detective behind Seth Rich conspiracy theory sues Fox News for creating “fake news”10 Tricks To Immediately Make Your Day More ProductiveGermany is testing face-recognition tech at a railway and 200 people said “sign me up”The Eclipse Has Its Own Search Engine Now“Stranger Things”‘ Millie Bobby Brown is in full GIF mode for new Converse adHow Obama Left Trump An Opening To Attack LGBT RightsAmerica’s Olympics City: Why L.A. Is “Uniquely” Suited For Successful 2028 GamesPentagram Visualizes The DevilDoes The Constitution Need A Redesign?What Happened When I Replied “Call Me” To Every Email I Got For A WeekTomorrow’s Brands Might Be Impossible To TrademarkThis New Simulator Helps Cities Test A Future Of On-Demand TransitAirbnb Debuts A Toolkit For Inclusive DesignThe New 10.5-Inch iPad Pro Reignited My Love Of Music MakingYour Creative Calendar: 69 Things To See, Hear, And Read This AugustCreatives are using Apple’s ARKit to make films and the results are incredibleDidi Chuxing just invested in Uber’s European rival TaxifyOnly In America: You’ll Soon Be Able To Buy Alcohol, Weed, And Maybe Guns From A Vending MachineA serial email prankster has punked multiple White House officialsSocial VR may be troubled but Linden Lab launches Sansar anywayThese leaked images of the iPhone 8 suggest a face sensor may replace Touch IDWhat You Should Consider Before Letting Your Employer Microchip YouAlleged Russian spammer arrested in Spain amid U.S. crackdownHBO appears unmoved by social media campaign against forthcoming slavery drama “Confederate”These Scientists Have Discovered How To Use Electricity To Make Protein From CO2iPhone 8 Anticipation Could Put A Damper On Apple’s Quarterly ResultsMooch is reportedly out after only 10 days—apropos of nothing, here are some hiring tipsThis Payment Card Shows You How Much Money You Have As You’re SpendingApple just dropped a new trailer for the Carpool Karaoke seriesReddit wants to look more like Facebook, and now it has the cash to do itProgressive Versus Insurtech: Can The Ohio-Based Incumbent Keep Up?Radiotopia continues its growth spurt with a new podcast series called “Showcase”This NASA-approved VR game drops you on Mars and tasks you with survivingHow The Duplass Brothers Are Bringing Their Indie Creativity To BrandsHBO experienced a “cyber incident” and “Game of Thrones” episodes could hang in the balanceJohn Oliver Parodies The Pill-Shilling Punditry of Infowars’ Alex JonesFirst Day At Your Remote Job? Here’s Everything You Need To KnowSnap’s stock lockup period has expired and shares are plummetingDrake’s Dad is the Most Interesting Man in Drake’s Whiskey AdEx-FCC Chair Tom Wheeler Dismantles The Case For Abandoning Net NeutralityYour Career Happiness Might Hinge On How You Define This WordSelf-driving carmakers are determined to confound border patrolFour Times You Shouldn’t Apologize (Including When It’s Your Fault)Edward Snowden on Vladimir Putin’s VPN ban: It’s a “violation of human rights”Why StubHub’s Newest Ticket Sellers Aren’t HumanHow Often People With Creative Jobs DivorceLGBT employees claiming discrimination made progress before the DOJ stepped inWorkers Win Only 1% Of Federal Civil Rights Lawsuits At TrialThis Therapy Robot That Lives In Facebook Messenger Wants To Treat Your AnxietyAmazon’s Mundane New Product Hints At Its All-Encompassing AmbitionsDiscovery and Scripps have a sizzle reel to convince you that giant media mergers are greatThe Folklore Of The Future? It’s Meme CultureHere Are 10 Super Useful Slack Tools You Probably Didn’t Know AboutIt’s terrifying how easy it is to hack some voting machinesThe FedEx Logo, Paul Rand, And Degas: What Made These Designers Fall In Love With DesignA College Degree Isn’t The Only Path Left To A Good JobIBM’s Iconic Identity Gets A Spinoff–With Help From A Lost Eames SketchRobo-Advisor Betterment Is On A Personalization Push As It Surpasses $10 Billion In AUMHey Apple, Putin just banned VPNs tooThis is how Travis Kalanick is plotting his comeback as Uber CEOStarbucks Is Bringing Hope–And Profit–To The Communities America’s ForgottenSustainable Food Makers Are Worried About The Future Of Whole Foods Under AmazonThe city of Honolulu will now fine you if you use your phone while crossing the streetApple has purged VPN apps from the Chinese App Store – and that’s bad news for Apple