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These gorgeous colors come from dye made by bacteria, not chemicalsNASA just launched a new podcast to MarsNetflix’s Lisa Nishimura on Patagonia, Nike, and Jane AustenSix years after Sandy, a rising tide of development puts Coney Island at riskHow brands are taking a stand in 2018: Getting people to voteYou can get a free bike ride to the polls on Election DayThe AR experience Instagram never shippedExclusive: The Standard hotel created a virtual lobby so you can meet fellow guests IRLDoctor 2.0: The numbers behind AI usein healthcareChina’s OnePlus 6T has an American carrier in T-MobileInside Tencent’s new $599 million Shenzhen headquartersGoogle’s Home Hub gives Google Photos the hardware it deservesTwitter might get rid of its little hearts to make it a kinder siteThe PlayStation Classic game lineup offers the best and worst of the late-’90sSpelling mistakes won’t ruin your resume, but these things willThe affordable cashmere wars are heating up just in time for sweater weatherBreaking: “Avatar” will no longer use the Papyrus font in its logoYou may now legally fix your gadgets by hacking their softwareEmployers, your company brand needs to reflect your cultureJohn Oliver urged viewers to stop watching his show, for a good reasonJair Bolsonaro: 6 disturbing things to know about Brazil’s new presidentSecrets of people who stay happy in the worst circumstancesGoop, new to London, is already being reported to U.K. regulatorsHow being underestimated made these women more successfulMagic UX totally reinvents how we use phones, and it’s brilliantGet ready for Google-powered ads in TinderThere’s a design talent shortage–here’s how to capitalize on itGender pay parity laws are still falling short, here’s whyIntel drops financial support for Congressman Steve King amid white supremacist endorsementHere’s what we know about the Indonesian Lion Air flight JT 610 crash so farIdeo breaks its silence on design thinking’s criticsCryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp has been acquiredSam’s Club looks to fend off Amazon with cashier-less storesYou might not actually be middle-classIBM buys Red Hat for $34 billionGab has been taken offline–for the time being250 organizations are joining forces to end plastic wasteNot asking for salary history won’t ensure workers will be paid fairlyDo these things to make sure you deliver a great employee experienceLevi CEO Chip Bergh wants you to give your employees time to voteHow WeWork scaled internationally before it had a U.S. strongholdWhy the difference between data privacy and data protection mattersJennifer Garner, baby food entrepreneur, on mixing activism and businessPeople are upset about new slimmer Reese’s Peanut Butter CupsFortnite porn is the Halloween 2018 trend we wish we didn’t know aboutAlexa will soon order you around at home–politely, of courseSpain wants to phase out coal plants without hurting minersNBC cancels “Megyn Kelly Today”Cesar Sayoc’s Facebook feed seemed like a case study in online radicalization–or satireMr. Robot goes to Washington: How AI will change democracyThe art and design world responds to Jamal Khashoggi’s murderFacebook took down Iranian accounts that posted about U.S., U.K. politicsTraveling in 2019? Cairo and Macau top the list of emerging destinationsTop 5 ads of the week: LeBron believes for Nike, Truth and opioid detoxHBO hired an intimacy coordinator to make sex scenes less intimidatingThese are the things you’re getting wrong in your hiring processAfter Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico may shift to 100% renewable energyAs migrant caravan nears, Trump is making the border situation worseThree women CEOs break down mentorship, allies, and overcoming biasIn this Indonesian city, recycling gets people a free bus ticketWhat to put (and what not to put) on your resumeA visit to BuzzFeed with the people behind its pivot to videoArrest made after more mail bombs: Cory Booker and James Clapper latest targetsDiane von Furstenberg: I was an icon—now, I’m the oracle“You’re the president,” Stephen Colbert reminds Donald Trump after mail bombsWhat the business world could learn from balletOne CEO’s $40 million ethical decisionInside the Assemblage, where coworking means wellness and Ayurvedic elixirsThe future of passwords? Your brainThis design student grew crops from his own body hair and fluidsA 10-step plan for breaking up with the gridFive tips from a frequent flier, Janet Comenos, cofounder and CEO of SpottedDesigners: “Stop making crap!”Hate lines? You could speed through the stadium or airport (in return for your personal data)“Work your ass off.” How Sarah LaFleur and Rebecca Minkoff made it4 steps to prepare your business for a carbon-neutral futureWhat happened when I tried the U.S. Army’s tactic to fall asleep in two minutes5 signs that you need to abandon (or change) your career plansHow Brazil’s Trump is using WhatsApp to win electionThis city is angling to build the East Coast’s next innovation hubSuspicious packages spotlight vast postal surveillance system10 ways to get axed in Netflix’s cutthroat work cultureNike showcases its mobile vision for the future of retailAlphabet stock falls as worries over the Amazon threat growNYPD strangely mentions mail bombs in a statement about a Brooklyn car crashDespite record profits, Amazon shares sink on disappointing salesDigital connections, lasting bondsSnapchat didn’t lose as much money as people expected in Q3 and so its stock is upJohn Deere: Data Science and the Future of AgricultureNameless Network, RYOT, and WP Narrative and the future of digital entertainmentHow Georgia’s voter suppression tactics have evolvedMarch For Our Lives’ David Hogg: Give the kids a chance to fix thingsThe new tech that aims to fight India’s alarming breast cancer scourgeThink twice before pitching VC Arlan Hamilton your cannabis companyUPS is experimenting with delivering packages by e-bikeHow does the Post Office screen for mail bombs? Humans and dogs are the first line of defenseIn a Brexit-Trump world, Tracey Ullman gets more topical than everTazo tea taps drag queen Alyssa Edwards as its first camp counselorInstant karmaThese cancer research grants are named not for billionaires, but everyday cancer victimsThe best companies are communities, say Brandless and LippincottWatch Chip Bergh and Stephanie Ruhle live at the Fast Company Innovation FestivalGaudí’s Sagrada Familia is at the center of a fiery political battleHow to attract young customers, according to Barneys and Live NationThis is how you deal with that coworker who drives you crazy9.4 million may have been hit in Cathay Pacific data breachIBM explores the intersection of AI, ethics–and Pac-ManWhen does a Super Bowl commercial become a political act?How Apple and the Ford Foundation go beyond metrics in quantifying their impactWatch Jennifer Garner at the Fast Company Innovation FestivalIn Paris, the banks of the Seine will stay car-freeNBC might pull the plug on “Megyn Kelly Today”Maybe we don’t need to stop eating meat to save the environmentWant innovative and collaborative employees? Take these stepsSoon you may be able to live in a house made out of peeWar is memes. “Don’t be a victim like the Americans”This McKinsey study of 300 companies reveals what every business needs to know about design for 2019Watch Spanx CEO Sara Blakely live at the Fast Company Innovation FestivalThe 3 most over-hyped design trends of todayHow to get over your fear of speaking upTwitter’s Q3 earnings by the numbersThe story of how 2 male cheerleaders broke into the NFL, for the first time in history. Plus, awesome photosThe death of Hollywood’s middle classNow a suspicious package has been mailed to Trump critic Robert De NiroFacebook fined £500,000 by U.K. for Cambridge Analytica scandalSilicon Valley teachers can’t afford rent, so they’re turning old schools into teacher housingTrump’s tapped phone may be the largest White House breach ever: former officialTesla reports stability and profit after too much Musk dramaCatholic Pokémon Go-style game features Moses instead of MewtwoWhy this startup chose to help its independent contractors get healthcareIn first-time ruling, Apple and Samsung were fined over slowed-down phonesSatellite images of Super Typhoon Yutu are downright terrifyingIt’s the end of an era at Pixar as cofounder Ed Catmull retiresCord-cutters are falling out of love with DirecTV Now after AT&T hiked the priceTechnology isn’t making us miserable, we’re just using it wrongGoogle makes it easier to view and purge your search historyHere’s the richest person in each U.S. stateThis is what you’re getting wrong about the negotiation processThis new site makes it easy to put your money into clean energy investmentsJason Blum: “Hollywood is just addicted to money”Mail bombs: Here’s what we know about the wave of suspicious packages3 mistakes you’re making with your LinkedIn profile pictureWatch Pharrell Williams live at the Fast Company Innovation FestivalThese fierce bags preserve an Indian city’s ancient craftReport: Diversity in children’s books is even worse than you thinkCO2-sucking factories could anchor a new, clean economyYou might be able to collect $100 from Yahoo’s massive data breachThis is how to bring up your nightmare boss during a job interviewNew Models is the intellectual Drudge Report for critical theoryCNN just evacuated its NYC newsroom over a suspicious packageHere are Twitter’s new experiments in driving conversationBombs found in mail sent to Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama’60s cubicles are back to destroy your open officeWatch Brian Grazer and Courteney Monroe at the Fast Company Innovation FestivalHow much growth is too much, and how fast is too fast?Video conferencing sucks. Could “augmented” meetings replace it?What your dining table may look like by 2045Target is taking on Amazon Prime with free shipping for the holidaysThe 4 books that inspire psychologist and author Adam GrantSo much for “fake news” blowhards. Traditional national news sites are thriving.The Warby Parker of strollers is hereApple’s Tim Cook warns of threat from growing “data industrial complex”MoviePass’s owners want to spin it off into its own company“Steve Jobs would never do that!”CEOs should have been the fall guys–why are they still heroes?This artificial intelligence won’t take your job, it will help you do it betterThis app lets you take a knee during the anthem in the comfort of your own homeJarring video shows an escalator going berserk in Rome, injuring multiple soccer fansY Combinator wants to fund these wild new ways to capture CO2Trump White House, lost in time warp, reports socialism is badHow to watch the 2018 World Series without cableHow Big Data Is Revolutionizing FarmingYou’re hours away from NOT winning the $1.6 billion Mega Millions drawing!This one staff training change made a huge difference for Barre3How to set yourself apart in the future of workA Chinese-built replica of the Titanic will set sail from Dubai in 2022When it’s okay to do blackface: a comprehensive guide for Megyn KellyThis woman’s three-day opioid detox was broadcast on a NYC street cornerKerry Washington: “Anita Hill taught me what fearlessness really is”How to Tame a Runaway Brand and Create a Single, Scalable IdentityWhat it’s like to take the world’s longest flightAirbnb’s Chip Conley is doubling down on being a “modern elder”These posters celebrate things that really do make America greatKyocera’s new business card-sized phone is the thinnest everWhy managers should overlook results in these situationsHilton gets a new “Motto,” an affordable chic hotel brandBig Brother is being increasingly outsourced to Silicon Valley, says reportThis single-room hotel is 400 years old and eight feet wideDon’t buy bottled water: This app tells you the closest place you can fill up for freeGeneral Motors expands its peer-to-peer ride-sharing service to 10 citiesWatch the Fast Company Innovation Festival live stream9 women executives on how MeToo has changed the way they mentorThis startup wants to kill passwords–and replace them with jewelryWatch Kerry Washington at the Fast Company Innovation FestivalWhat happened when I used a Bullet Journal for a monthCould modular shoes be the next big sneaker craze?Uber wants all-electric cars in London by 2025Twitter takes down more accounts affiliated with Alex Jones’s InfowarsRegulators order self-driving school bus test to be stoppedUber’s shot at replacing personal car ownership starts with Jump BikesThis $800 countertop pizza oven is the pinnacle of human achievementHow Dara Khosrowshahi’s Iranian heritage shapes how he leads UberDara Khosrowshahi and 39 other Iranians who power Silicon ValleyTech companies are spending more on lobbying in WashingtonCava is giving its 1,600 employees paid leave to vote on Election DayThis fleet of underwater robots will help citizen scientists make the case for ocean conservation“The Fall of Donald Trump” is the fantasy we deserve, if not the one we may want