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Foxconn’s Wisconsin factory is shrouded in questionable dealingsHow small-dollar donations can make an impact right up until the polls closeBrooklinen launches kid-sized sheets for all those hip, urban babiesGoop brings its holiday list to life with a new gifting concept storeEven Fox News and Facebook thought that Trump caravan ad was too racistI’m a Florida teen voting in my first election. Here’s why gun reform is my top issueIcelandair stock soars on news of WOW Air acquisitionBurger King got in a sick Twitter burn on Kanye, because that’s how things work nowNBC is sorry about the racismFacebook’s fight against election tampering spans the companyWith midterms episode, “SNL” captures sense of looming political catastropheCovergirl cosmetics are now certified cruelty freeJoel Edgerton didn’t think he was the right person to direct Boy ErasedCorporations flood midterms with money even while running up $1.7 trillion in debtThis crazily complex image shows the online footprint of all 50 statesThe FDA just approved an opioid painkiller 10 times more powerful than fentanylThese two enormous cubes of blood make an important point about refugeesAsk these 10 questions to understand the real truths about a company cultureA fake verified “Elon Musk” tried to scam people out of bitcoin on TwitterThe super rich continue to control how change gets madeThese haunting photos capture ground zero of the climate crisisWhat your new boss is revealing about company culture during your negotiationThe Chinese startup invading the world’s classroomsHow GM and CNN are copying startupsThe office of the future? No desks, no chairsThese startups, platforms, and apps hope to deliver the Blue WaveWhat happened when the “anti-Uber” hired an ex-Uber CTOThis is the biggest policy issue for 14 million undecided freelance votersLowe’s is closing over 50 stores–Here are the locations impactedHow McDonald’s designs its wildly popular sweepstakesAudio fitness app Aaptiv is headed for world dominationHow to manage your biggest distractions when working from homeSoftBank CEO won’t shun Saudi investment despite the murder of journalist Jamal KhashoggiBad actors are reportedly spreading lies about election interferenceConverse finally designs winter-proof Chuck TaylorsScooter Braun didn’t learn everything from his dad–but what he did changed his life10 ways women entrepreneurs can outwit “mansplaining” investorsAmazon opens yet another 4-star store, this time in BerkeleyReport: Apple cancels iPhone XR production boostTeach yourself how to make your city better, in 101 easy stepsThe tiny 1960s startup that became a global tech-media empireAmazon is now offering free shipping for all holiday ordersNYC Marathon 2018 live stream: How to watch the race and track runners without a TVCan viral funding campaigns level the playing field in politics?4 instances where provocative language can be effective (and when it goes too far)Apple’s first 5G iPhone will arrive in 2020A reality-TV real estate mogul is funding a crackdown on vagrants in New OrleansCES 2019: Will a workaround to get more women on the keynote stage appease critics?Here are 4 of Trump’s worst racist comments, according to Michael CohenWhy Uber and Lyft want to create walled gardens–and why it’s bad for urban mobilityUnder draft bill, tech CEOs would face jail time for failing to disclose data breachesWhy it was especially brave for an NFL cheerleader to take a kneeThe Pacific island nation of Palau just became the first country to ban reef-killing sunscreenTrump just used a “Game of Thrones” meme to dictate policy and HBO is not amusedA ballet about bullets: Watch the latest moving gun control adLetting tech firms frame the AI ethics debate is a mistakeWant to make people act more generously? Try this simple mind trickFinal “House of Cards” season goes all in, borrows from our insanely awful realityReese’s doesn’t care what you think about its thin peanut butter cupsIs Netflix a house of cards? “Overvalued” streamer should expect a wakeup call, says analyst9 productive ways to spend your extra hour this SundayYves Behar launches a $280,000 ADU for your backyardWhy you should never discount a job interviewTop 5 Ads Of The Week: The New York Times perseverance, famous Apple usersOver My Dead Body wants to design your headstone7 Ways to raise your kids to be good at their future jobs (no matter what they do)Cubcoats, the viral toy that turns into a hoodie, lands $5MWhy startups won’t save student loan debtorsTech’s ethical problem is also a diversity problemFeeling hopeless about politics? 4 ways designers can fight backHow Travel Can Enhance Your BrandHow to deal with criticism when you have thin skinThe cannabis industry makes its first big design hireApple is about to have a tough morningThe first FDA-approved cannabis-based drug is now availableThe Recommender recommends: Unplug, lockdown, workout, and walk aboutIt’s time to stop spending billions on cheap conference swagAmazon opens second 4-star store in ColoradoGlobal smartphone sales are slowingThink Facebook causes political breakdown? WhatsApp may be worseThese election tools are here to help you make sense of your long, complicated ballotApple shares sag on soft forecast of holiday iPhone salesReport: China holds seminars to teach other countries how to restrict online speechMike Pence quotes Anchorman, fails to be funnyParents can help fight Otherism with this new box of cultural teaching toolsNetflix is pivoting to screen films in theaters. But is that enough for Oscar voters?Exclusive: Up and Vanished season 2 has already surpassed 17 million downloadsSeriously, what does Starbucks have against Thanksgiving?After careful consideration, this guy’s “Slack notification” costume won HalloweenI ditched the Mac for the iPad, and I’ll never go backGoogle Walkout: Why employees are making these 5 demandsHow Ted Cruz plans to beat Beto O’Rourke: Play it simpleExclusive Danish design brand Hay is finally launching in the U.S.“Homecoming” creators learned on the job to turn a podcast into a TV seriesGoogle’s Sergey Brin didn’t know who Gloria Steinem isThis is why it’s important to network within your companyFabFitFun is emerging as a winner in the $2.6 billion subscription box wars10 Years of Flo: The story behind Progressive’s accidental ad iconBosses: This is how to inspire your employees to become leaders101 new movies, TV shows, albums, and books you must check out this monthUber will now pay college tuition for its most prized driversFury and blame as HBO goes dark on Dish under AT&T’s watchMiami just broke ground on a new, High Line-inspired 10-mile park under its train tracksLet these bleak voter turnout maps remind you that “nobody” could win the 2018 midterms electionsThis is what you should say instead of “no” at workThese tiny houses give solitary urban bees a place to liveWomen in tech are mobilizing to improve access to abortion providersThe dark side of gamifying workHow these professionals get everything done in a 4-day workweekThis neurosensor could predict hit TV shows with uncanny accuracyDespite the “good economy,” only 28% of Americans are financially healthyTwitter is finally bringing back its chronological timelineNASA astronauts will get to use this extraterrestrial supercomputerSpotify’s Q3 earnings by the numbersDesigning people’s Instagram Stories is now a million-dollar businessPentagram taps celebrated sound designer to be its newest partnerAt Amazon, it’s Black Friday already. Next stop, complete holiday dominationReport: Apple is considering taking a stake in radio giant iHeartMediaTim Berners-Lee: Facebook and Google may have to be broken upGoogle employees around the world have already begun walking out in protestDrybar’s founders launch a hip new massage chainIs it possible for an oil company to help fight climate change?This smart outlet uses AI to help you lower your electric billHims launches Hers: Men’s wellness startup now has a “badass sister”Boeing stock rebounds after mysterious Lion Air plane crashWith its new flavor, Ben & Jerry’s wants you to stress-eat about the midterms with purposeFighting climate change should make Americans come together to find solutionsA border control bot will start scanning faces for lies in the EUPre-existing CRISPR immunity found in 96% of humans in studyBucking a trend, ed-tech startup Pluralsight adds more women to its boardHow old-school silicon could bring quantum computers to the masses13 scary movies about office politics, the gig economy, and other horrorsThe Museum of Voting reframes the voting experience for millennialsThis mobile learning platform aims to combat the “hidden epidemic” of adult illiteracy.Freelance workers are becoming more politically active—and willing to cross party linesManagers, make your meetings more productive by changing the physical layoutMuji just made a driverless shuttle bus, and it’s a minimalist wonder on wheelsZombie tech! Why QR codes, Bluetooth, and RFID still aren’t deadAs Brazil looks to destroy the environment, Mexico shows how we can defend itShred priceless art with these ingenious Banksy postcardsReport: Elon Musk fired a bunch of SpaceX managers in Starlink shakeupCan a calendar can change your life? This one mightHow Women Who Code is making sure women aren’t pushed out of tech jobsAt Marvel HQ in NYC, we peek behind the cape at the brand’s approach to digitalHow to tackle climate change, even without the help of the White HouseA groundbreaking study reveals how we want machines to treat us5 ways women can be heard more at workBoston Red Sox victory parade live stream: How to watch the World Series celebration onlineIt turns out your Lime scooter could have caught on fireZuck gets an international joint summons from Canada and the U.K.We studied freelancing for five years: Here’s how work is changingAll interview questions are trying to figure out one of these three thingsHow employees are hacking their awful open plan officesKanye’s done with MAGA and Twitter is done with Kanye. A eulogy for the former artist.Halloween by the numbersThe LaCroix of cannabis? The marijuana market bets on beveragesExclusive: These ad stars are creating a Berkshire Hathaway for the streetwear eraHow embracing fear and horror can lead to great designThe dirty political fight to get tech’s richest companies to give less than 1% to the homelessFedEx ends its association with the NRA after Pittsburgh synagogue shootingHere’s all the free food you can get on HalloweenYou’ll tickle the ivories in no time with Google’s AI-powered Piano GenieVenice is 70% underwater. Here’s what we know so far about the storms in Italy10 productivity myths you shouldn’t believeApple answers MacBook Air fans’ gripes and hopes, for a priceTop TV stars’ salaries skyrocket while everyone else strugglesFreebird’s lofty quest to make flight cancellations slightly less awfulScandal-plagued Facebook comes up short on user growth, but profits are still soaringWomen were allegedly offered $20K to falsely accuse Robert Mueller of sexual misconductTraveling in Japan? This app will connect you with a ninja tour guide in 15 minutesTrump’s false birthright quote became an AP tweet. It shouldn’t haveYour dream job will never be your fantasy jobThese Texas voting machines reveal a basic truth about bad designReport: Lion Air plane was flying erratically the day before crashJonah Hill tries literal direct-to-consumer marketing for his new movieNo doubt about it: The new iPad Pro is a computerExclusive: WhoWhatWear’s owner gets serious about making its own productsThe startup resistance: How activists and entrepreneurs are taking on the Trump agendaLegal immigration is a mess. These startups are trying to helpBoycott the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show and support body diversity, says this modelIf Brazil drops protections for the Amazon, we’ll have to rely on companies doing the right thing (gulp)IBM is funding a fleet of rubber ducky-inspired gadgets to help disaster responseMeet the African women who are changing the ratio in techApple finally upgrades the Mac Mini: Here are the 7 main specs280 characters on Twitter hasn’t been a game changer after allThe MacBook Air gets its first design upgrade in eight yearsNetflix and Ava Duvernay are gonna party like it’s 1999Don’t have a Halloween costume? Let an AI pick one for youHow you can become the type of employee hiring managers dream ofThis is what it’s like to be the only female VC in the roomTrump thinks he can end birthright citizenship. What exactly is the 14th Amendment?This beauty brand wants to cure the industry’s packaging addictionHow to watch Apple’s October event live onlineThe ACLU launches a clever UX hack for midterm votingTory Burch is on a mission to take the stigma out of ambitionLean impact: How to innovate for radically greater social goodGoogle’s latest Doodle celebrates Halloween as a multiplayer gameSignal proves it’s privacy king with new sender anonymity featureJosé Andrés suggests Fortnite after a long day saving the worldAI is making Halloween so much spookierPharrell threatens to sue Trump for using “Happy” at rallyIn photos: Celebrating the 2018 Innovation by Design honoreesThese socks and underwear are made from 100% recycled yarn