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Trump bans ZTE and Huawei gear from use by the U.S. governmentFor young people, socialism is now more popular than capitalismAcross Silicon Valley, cities may tax big tech to help struggling rentersSources: Thrillist execs lock striking workers out of Slack, email, and buildingHow Code Platoon is retooling veterans for technical careersFacebook’s controversial Messenger Kids app makes it easier for little BFFs to connectAre Walmart’s streaming plans too little, too late?Retail apocalypse watch: Office Depot is now moonlighting as a coworking spaceThe In-N-Out of meatless-burgers? Monty’s beckons curious carnivoresThese charity experiments successfully nudge people to give moreThis short film depicts the impossible standards actresses faceYoga pants officially became the new denim today—just ask Lee and WranglerThrillist staff refuses to work as union contract negotiations sputterElon Musk finally reveals the big secret funders who will take Tesla privateHow one young woman is helping reunite immigrant families—and what you can do to helpThis millennial dream home is designed around succulentsThere are 4 types of motivation–here’s what each does to your brainIt took an 11-year-old hacker just 10 minutes to change election results on Florida’s websiteThe DNC’s legal team just subpoenaed WikiLeaks on TwitterHow to know when a seemingly great opportunity isn’t right for youLife with four arms looks pretty greatNetflix CFO David Wells is stepping downBasically, stop complaining about smartphones at museumsCraiglist’s founder just gave $1 million for STEM on DonorsChooseAre you a leader or a manager? Here’s the differenceA brief history of plastic, design’s favorite materialPsychologists explain how left-handed people work differentlyStudy: Blue light from screens can steadily blind usFrance is banning smartphones in schoolsA first look at San Francisco’s sensational new elevated parkHow Deja Baker overcame long odds and finally landed her dream jobThe recommenderGoogle tracks your movements even if you’ve turned location history offTicketmaster is shutting down its European ticket resale sitesThe future of office wear? Blazers made of yoga pant fabricAt world’s first cold temperature gym, you still feel the burnWant to give back by being on a nonprofit board? This site will helpHardly anyone showed up for the Unite the Right rallySamsung might suspend manufacturing at China plantAre middle children really going extinct? Here’s a reality checkWe’re terrible at planning our time. Here’s how to fix itHow to watch the dazzling Perseid meteor showers this weekendThis powerful new “face search” engine could be a privacy nightmare“Unite the Right 2” rally: 6 things to know about the D.C. demonstrationsShould you follow your boss to their new job?San Francisco anti-tax business group got trolled by housing activistsFour women sue Nike for violating equal pay actsHow the Weather Channel is documenting the damage of climate changeSamsung’s Galaxy Note 9 and the triumph of the phabletNo, troll, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez does not owe you a debateMcDonald’s is offering free food “for life” to one person: Here’s how to try your luckTurkish lira plunge: How Zara could gain from Turkey’s economic painThe end of Crocs? Fans are freaking out after news of factory closureWeWork’s first financial report shows off growing revenues and $1B SoftBank dealWhy Kerala, India, has the world’s wildest church architectureTrump’s Space Force logos are just as dumb as Space ForceMaeve Higgins wants more immigrants to be able to tell their storiesRyanair pilot strike grounds nearly 400 flights, stranding vacationers across EuropeWhy is it still so hard to find women CEOs on Google Images?3 reasons why great candidates are saying no to working for youConsider this before you become friends with your bossKanye couldn’t answer this question from Jimmy Kimmel about Trump6 tricks for surviving work and personal adversityWhat Daniel Ek and a U.S. Navy vet have in commonHow the #VanLife movement is influencing car designThese health drinks are also fighting human traffickingThe bus tours tackling the workplace gender gap one city at a timeDoes the universal symbol for disability need to be rethought?How Ikea quietly tweaks its design around the worldTesla’s Model 3 production head has returned to AppleCharities are spamming you because it worksAlex Jones content that prompted bans vanishes from TwitterComcast considers a streaming service that will pay you to watchYou should be your own privacy hero, but Apple makes it easierRemember Yelp? It just had its best day since 2015Tesla stock sinks as reality sinks inSpace Force: 5 things to know about Trump’s controversial planUber driver troubles raise concerns about transgender face recognitionApple is wrong to keep Alex Jones’s InfoWars app aliveNFL protests: Why Yelpers are pouncing on Florida restaurant Beef O’Brady’sSomeday this tiny spider bot could perform surgery inside your bodyHow Tom’s of Maine’s founder created a fast-fashion alternativeOverwhelmed at work? You might be making things hard for yourselfPizza Hut has a new robot waiter in Korea, and we’re booking a ticket to SeoulFortnite for Android is here (if you’ve got a Samsung phone)Computing’s Hippocratic oath is hereWith Samsung’s new Galaxy Note9, the pen is mightier than everPuerto Rico concedes: Death toll from Hurricane Maria is 20 times higher than estimatesMove over LinkedIn, Facebook wants to be the place to find a mentorThe New York Times’s redesign proves journalism matters more than everCord-cutting slows down, but not for satellite TVHow following a schedule improved my creativityThe little live-TV streaming service that couldA haunting speculative proposal for the Grenfell Tower memorial7 ways to show emotional intelligence in a job interviewThe quest to redesign NYC’s garbage cansHow to salvage some productivity after a crappy morningTribune Media calls quits on its $3.9 billion merger with SinclairUniversal Standard revolutionized plus-size fashion—now it wants to end itCrypto has a killer appA 3D–printed throne from Zaha Hadid architectsHow Aphex Twin’s “T69 Collapse” video used a neural network for hallucinatory visualsToday’s Google doodle celebrates the first Native-American woman engineerResearchers find security flaws in “smart city” technologyThis new apartment building will pay you to ditch your carChina to Airbnb: You can’t sleep on the Great WallIkea has opened its first store in IndiaJack Dorsey called Hannity to explain Twitter’s info warsCrowded NYC cracks down on Uber and Lyft with a new vehicle capBrand WTF of the week: Twitter decides to help Alex Jones spread liesReport: Now the SEC is looking into Elon Musk’s tweetsThis new fund is preserving the sites of African American historyNow you can have the WeWork experience à la carteThe 2018 Fast Company Innovation Festival Returns with an All-New LookAlex Jones even lies about his app store rankingsAnd the Oscar goes to . . . shameless pandering to mass audiencesPivoting to TV is the new pivoting to videoBird-herding drones could make air travel even safer for people and birdsA hand gesture could be your next passwordOur privacy concerns have brought this VPN provider tons of new usersNew CVS smartphone app offers medical attention 24/7Missouri becomes the first state to vote to reject “right to work”This wild new skyscraper is topped with a functioning waterfall5 unspoken rules of being a manager that no one tells you aboutAmazon basically wants to turn Whole Foods into a drive-thruCasper plans 200 stores in a bid to win the mattress warsSamsung’s Galaxy Tab S4: The Android tablet that thinks it’s a PCWhy this clothing company is making its factory wages publicThis clever bottle visualizes the terroir of the wine withinWhat to consider when you apply for jobs you feel underqualified forThe first design portfolio that’s ever made me laughNetflix’s “Insatiable” isn’t a fat-shaming show: It’s much worseHow a photographer built this DIY camera with wood, metal, and 3D printingRashida Tlaib: 6 things to know about the likely first Muslim woman in CongressImpossible Foods is making 500,000 pounds of fake meat a monthAmazon, Airbnb, and Asos are all investing in this one simple design ideaCan emotional AI make Anki’s new robot into a lovable companion?Why Barry Diller believes in cultivating creative conflictHow these women raised $42K in a day for an Ida B. Wells monumentThe future of luxury fashion? Getting to know your shoemakerWhy this CEO makes everything she does transparent to all employeesThe Rubik’s cube, the most popular toy ever, gets redesignedSix things you never knew about Spotify CEO Daniel EkIs it possible to multitask?MIT’s tool for tracking police surveillance: a cryptographic ledgerTwitter’s Jack Dorsey defends decision to keep Alex JonesVolume bad! Quality good! Can Disney beat Netflix with this strategy?Experts: Two armed drones did indeed try to attack Venezuelan presidentDisney Q3 earnings by the numbers: It’s all about movies and theme parksAmphibio is a 3D-printed shirt that lets you breathe underwaterSnap stock is soaring despite a user decline, and it’s probably because of a princeTim Cook worries that humanity is “being drained out of music”The FCC misled Congress on net neutrality comment issues, says agency watchdogAmazon seems to have quietly stopped recommending Alex Jones productsJapanese high school students are using VR to recreate the bombing of HiroshimaNo, Elon Musk isn’t jokingWatch out, Ari! UTA takes on new strategic investorsIs Silicon Valley’s giant foundation just hoarding money?Royal Caribbean is now offering AI-fueled musical souvenirsDespite Facebook’s crackdown, activists still plan to protest white supremacy this weekendMale cheerleaders are coming to an NFL sideline near youIt’s Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, and there’s a lot of work to doWhat’s the best way to get Americans to actually recycle?Starting a startup? Consider one of these 10 statesWhat this engineer learned from conducting more than 400 interviewsThis clever gift wrap is printed with origami instructionsWest Hollywood has “no jurisdiction” to remove Donald Trump’s Walk of Fame starThe Absurdity Olympics returns as ESPN brings back The OchoHow to quit your job without hurting your careerHow much will the border wall cost? Not even its creators want to knowAndroid Pie: 3 subtle new features that make it a little more pleasantGoogle, you auto-complete meThis is how tiny changes in words you hear impacts your thinkingThis artist quietly fixed a pothole with a mosaic of Trump’s faceStop wasting your time on these four popular leadership stylesAsimov’s 3 laws of robotics, updated for the drone ageIs good design elitist?London’s first female-centric coworking space is in full bloomCan this vegan seafood company become the next Impossible Burger?Exclusive: Spotify CEO Daniel Ek on Apple, Facebook, Netflix–and the futureIs the marvel of LED lighting also a blight on global health?