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“The space bar trick” is the most amazing feature in iOS 12, and the internet just realized itGet ready for the first-ever trillion-dollar shopping seasonLooking back, “delay, deny and deflect” has always been part of Facebook’s DNAPeople who stuck with Netflix’s “House of Cards” until the very end were different in two waysAfter rapid growth, Zuckerberg-backed school program faces scrutiny over effectiveness, data privacyHere’s why Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn was arrested in JapanBeyond Meat files for an IPO, will trade under Nasdaq: BYND ticker symbolInstagram doesn’t want you faking your way to popularityYou can’t talk about right-wing populism without talking about urban planningSNL sides with billionaire Jeff Bezos, not everyday New Yorkers, on HQ2As it considers mergers, BuzzFeed makes asking for money part of its revenue strategyHow to stop your brain’s addiction to bad newsVictoria’s Secret threw shade at ThirdLove, and CEO Heidi Zak had the perfect responseUnfortunately the new Dunkin’ Espresso-Wear fashion collection isn’t real7 side hustles you can start from your couchReport: Satellite startup may have mercury levels that are out of this worldMore trouble at J.Crew: Newest CEO Jim Brett has already stepped downHow these 10 Black Friday destinations are making a positive impactMelinda Gates, B.J. Novak, Sundar Pichai, and more share the children’s books that shaped themThese gorgeous fake flowers are an oasis for tired city insects10 early Black Friday tech deals you can find on Amazon right nowWhat an unprecedented study found about 3D printing’s dangersHow even the dirtiest industries can reach zero emissions by 2050Three ways to be more self-aware at workWhy the department store of the future is launching in . . . Plano, TexasMen, emotional labor is your problem, tooFurniture shopping really does kill relationshipsTiny luxury sneakers for your baby are a thing nowAmazon Prime members will be able to watch Aquaman in cinemas a week earlyTwitter’s Christmas ad about a real-life mistaken identity is geniusHow Juul went from a Stanford thesis to $16 billion startupA day in the life of Reese WitherspoonSecrets of the most productive staffIf you want to see the future of work, don’t look to Amazon HQ2Beautiful, budget host gifts for friends with expensive tastesHow singer-songwriter, actress-activist Janelle Monáe gets so much doneHow Juul, founded on a life-saving mission, became the most embattled startup of 2018Bitcoin is in a free fallApple CEO Tim Cook says this is the best search engine out thereThe iPhone might not have a merry ChristmasZuck threatens to fire any Facebook employee who speaks to the New York Times3 simple steps to kick your social media addiction5 ways you can hide your nerves when giving a speechDemocrat Stacey Abrams bows out of race for Georgia governorIt’s not just Facebook. GOP-linked firm “brought oppo research to Silicon Valley”Microsoft’s next Xbox One might drop physical mediaWhole Foods just named the top 10 healthy food trends for 2019Managers, consider these things before you give someone a promotionA solution to bitcoin’s energy waste: Use it to warm buildingsCreating Authenticity and Finding Inspiration In Unexpected PlacesFor some reason, Chili’s is opening a clothing store for Cyber MondayFinally, tape dispensers and glue sticks for design snobsApple appoints A24 as its Academy Award ambassadorTop 5 ads of the week: Elton John sings for Xmas, KFC’s crispy streetwearFAO Schwarz is back! Check out these festive images of its new NYC flagshipA Trump-appointed judge just ruled in favor of CNN and Jim AcostaJust in time for Thanksgiving: 4 recalled turkey products to avoidHow to manage your workload during the holiday seasonThree Native American professionals on how they deal with bias and lack of representationA brilliant hack for New York City’s water hydrantsSingapore wants to add face-recognition surveillance to 110,000 lamp postsOcasio-Cortez’s strategy for Twitter trolls? Don’t get mad, get laughsThe Amazon deal is even worse than it looks and will cost NY more than it thinksThis blockchain-based platform will let anyone invest in renewablesAmericans are fed up with being manipulated onlineReport: Amazon’s HQ2 could eliminate 1,500 affordable housing units in NYCHow vividly imagining your own death can help your next career moveYou’d never guess these gorgeous lamps are made from bioplasticHow to deal with depression at workU.S. prosecutors have secretly charged Julian Assange: reportYour Shinola-loving loved ones might like these gift ideas from Shinola staffMattel employees share their top holiday gift picks21 inspired holiday gift ideas from staff at 4 cool companies5 inspired holiday gift suggestions from the staff of SonosHow these online furniture startups plan to win the sofa warsNeed a creative gift idea? Here’s what Etsy employees are giving this yearThis VC-funded anti-brand already has a 100K-person wait listBlackberry is buying an AI and cybersecurity company for $1.4 billionFacebook can now tell who you live with based on your pictures and captionsCustom earbuds could save your hearing. Why haven’t they taken off?When passwords get stolen, this Australian guy alerts the worldIt’s time to break up wealth dynasties in the U.S.Sorry, but the Nintendo 64 Classic isn’t happening anytime soon“Overall, Sheryl is doing great work”: Mark Zuckerberg on defense after damning NYT reportIs it snowing earlier than usual? This weather map will tell you how annoyed you should bePlot twist: The $400,000 GoFundMe for a homeless man was all a scamA humbler Zuckerberg acknowledges Facebook’s struggle with the “ugliness of humanity”SpaceX live stream: Watch the Falcon 9 rocket blast off for the Qatari satellite missionElon Musk’s SpaceX just got FCC approval to launch 7,518 satellitesKnight Foundation seeks to strengthen the digital art world with $435,000 investmentTinder will now tell you when other Tinder users are looking for love nearbyHow to tell your friends and family that you’ve been laid offThis free app tracks the air quality around you in real time“Ringleaders, followers, and dipsh-ts:” Sarah Silverman on that Nazi prom photoHere’s how to download your Facebook archives, if you suddenly want to do thatOur image of an entrepreneur desperately needs an update–here’s how we change itCord cutters are paying for pirate TV services, and they’re surprisingly popularProducer Jason Blum isn’t hiring white dudes for his Amazon seriesElton John’s life story told in the Xmas ad for U.K. retailer John LewisNew podcast delves into the oral history of “Sex and the City”The Wing swoops into women’s history with a new podcastStop everything: You can get Ikea’s meatballs delivered nowHow to talk to your boss so she’ll respect youThese 10 stores have the best Black Friday 2018 deals, says dataFive questions to ask yourself when something bad happens at workThere’s even a Keurig for booze nowWant to be a successful CEO? Get a dogSign language experts on the nonverbal cues you’re missing in meetingsHow “Ban the Box” has helped (and hurt) the job prospects of people with criminal recordsDisaster relief is dangerously broken. Can AI fix it?Japan’s cybersecurity chief: “I have never used a computer in my life”The Oxford English Dictionary’s word of the year is “toxic”U.S. tech companies beware: EU taxes are coming for youTerrific, AI can now fake your fingerprints to access your phoneNike’s huge new flagship looks like the future of retailWhy New York Magazine is selling its own technology to other media companiesThese 5 questions kill creativityHere are the top 5 e-commerce retailers of the 2018 holiday seasonGoogle’s Thanksgiving report reveals when you should travel to avoid holiday trafficUber lost more than $1 billion last quarterAirtable is a unicornBitcoin’s price is bottoming outThe firestorm over Facebook’s dark political tactics has begunIkea wants to clean up India’s skies by turning waste into productsRent more than the runway: Why soon, you won’t own any clothes at allFacebook’s PR blitz linked an anti-Facebook group to George SorosThis urban-scale wind turbine could generate power on your fire escapeAlexa, who is the killer?This Japanese organic bedding brand wants you to sleep worry-freeCMA Awards 2018: How to watch the red carpet and ceremony without a TVThis list of the worst fires in California history puts the Camp fire in tragic perspectiveStanford students are vowing not to work at Salesforce over its border patrol dealHere’s what John F. Kennedy’s Twitterfeed would look likeMore than 20,000 French students have pledged to not work for polluting companiesMichelle Obama talks hair and the “angry black woman” stereotype on final “2 Dope Queens”Now Slack is reevaluating its arbitration policy for sexual harassment claimsNow you can mine Ethereum from the comfort of your homeThis free mug-share keeps you from wasting paper cupsChris Milk’s first AR app is here, and it’s revolutionaryFox News may be on a Twitter blackout, but this unflattering graphic is still trendingI live in Long Island City. Here’s why Amazon’s HQ2 gives me a creeping sense of dreadReport: China is enlisting its smartest students to develop high-tech AI weaponsHow I learned to manage rebel employees (without upsetting everyone else)Oh Hello! Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, and Awkwafina get weird for CadillacWatch out Converse! Allbirds just dropped some high topsGoogle Assistant just made morning alarms smarterNew at the Apple store: A skincare productHere are some dread-inducing statistics on open plan officesWait, is this a date? Horror stories from female investors working with a male founder9 CEOs share their favorite productivity hacksLego’s latest set targets stressed adultsThese ambitious headphones are Dolby’s first consumer product everHe told Bozoma Saint John to work for Uber. “Of course, I hung up on him.”The first female product manager at Google built a nonprofit to combat the sexism in techThe depressingly big business of pollution masksNetflix is testing a mobile-only subscription for around $4 a monthFacebook is no longer selling connected TV adsCan we design neighborhoods to survive wildfires?Airbnb takes on Boston in its latest legal tussle over short-term rental lawsThe best HR is invisibleThe second life of AirstreamFord, Walmart, and Postmates will begin testing autonomous-driving deliveriesFacebook’s fundraising tools have raised over $1 billionInfowars admits its store contained card-skimming malwareThis relief agency will stay running during disasters because of its new Tesla microgridListen to Secrets of the Most Productive PeopleHere are the most infuriating details of Amazon’s HQ2 dealsAn ad agency made Alexa apologize to all the losing Amazon HQ2 citiesThe fight to stop Amazon’s huge new New York office starts nowReport: Thousands of veterans left without GI Bill payments after technical glitchFrom Zero to sixty: How an electric motorcycle startup is winning over police departmentsThe $185 million quest to make people love the ocean enough to protect itGreenpeace unveils a new Oreo flavor: DeforestationQuantifying the value of a great pillowInspired by the White House, I, too, now have Policy Time and these other TimesSorry, teen vapers: Juul is pulling its fruit flavor e-cigs from storesSearching for that human touchMaking time for meSpring’s teachers’ strikes were a springboard for educators winning in the midtermsNew York got played by AmazonThese MAGA LEGO knockoffs urge kids to “build the wall”How to deliver bad news in a positive wayThis tool helps you make sure your 401(k) is supporting gender equalityToyota is replacing the melted truck of a Paradise fire heroAardman Animations–the anti-Amazon–is giving 75% of the company to employeesEU to Dutch cheese company: Copyrighting a flavor is not-so-goudaMake sure you ask these questions at the end of the job interviewKFC celebrates Christmas with an epic turkey showdownAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez is not thrilled about Amazon coming to QueensExclusive: Welcome to Planet Oat, earthlingsExclusive: NPR gets first-ever iHeartRadio Podcast Pioneer awardThis is why your employees cut corners (and what to do about it)The out-of-control price of American homes, in a single mapWhat recruiters really think when they interview someone who was firedThe Tate Modern’s latest installation is NIMBY trolling at its finestQapital has helped millennials save money. Now it wants to help them invest.How our 269 billion emails a day have made us miserableThis new fund will help retiring baby boomers turn their businesses into worker co-opsEd Catmull on how he helped foster creative collaboration at Disney and PixarFlipkart CEO resigns amid misconduct probeStandard Hotels CEO Amar Lalvani knows just how to toast Donald Trump2 UX insights into an emerging $26 billion marketFacebook will let French regulators observe its content moderation processesJony Ive has gone from designing iPhones to diamond ringsNew York and D.C. are officially the winners of Amazon’s depressing contestIs the iPhone XR in trouble? One superstar analyst thinks soThis company will mail you a walk-in closetBeyond Gmail: The new race to reinvent your inbox