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Facebook sidesteps Apple ban by paying teens to harvest data from their phonesPolar vortex: Do these 7 things to protect your pets from cold weatherThis key federal program to help prisoners get an education was stopped in 1994. It’s time to bring it backFact: Apple reveals it has 900 million iPhones in the wildApple earnings: Here’s why the stock is up despite disappointing iPhone salesHoward Schultz is already starting in with the bad coffee referencesNewly released documents reveal mounting chaos and abuse at a troubled ICE detention centerZara’s new logo may be the future of branding, love it or hate itInvestors just bet $115 million that you really, really like glampingWhat I learned by taking a month-long break from emailEmpire star Jussie Smollett is the latest MAGA hate-crime victimUNICEF Kid Power is teaming up with WWE to pile-drive hungerHow location intelligence is transforming retailRead the full PG&E bankruptcy filing hereWhy Netflix needs to be careful about raising subscription pricesGoogle is redesigning its most important productivity apps40 times Trump proved he is America’s finest literary criticSmart suitcase brand Genius Pack wants to send Away packing with its new carry-onHow cities can support minority and women entrepreneurs: Buy things from themNow you can play Fortnite on phones with a game controllerCan you believe it? The Lego Movie 2 has partnered with Chevy on product placement!Do these things to create an engaging employee experience from start to finishThe people running nonprofits continue to be rich, white, and unsure how to change thatExclusive: The Laundress founders come clean about why they sold to UnileverIt’s as if humans are the problem and technology is the solutionYour home can now smell like Frank Lloyd Wright’sThis is how to gauge the emotional intelligence of your companyRun don’t walk to Equinox’s new standalone club for treadmill enthusiastsCasper debuts the Glow, a nightlight for grownupsFlickr’s top photos of 2018 aren’t just about clicks and algorithmsHow to adjust after relocating for a jobThese polar vortex maps will help you track the bone-chilling temperatures this weekThe design school of the future is nothing like the one you went toSix things introverts and extroverts can learn from each otherRead the Justice Department’s indictment against HuaweiWhy your next New York City shopping trip should include a stop at Goorin Bros. hat shopHow Florence Knoll invented the modern officeBrand purpose is the future for the majority of marketing leadersApple disables group FaceTime calling for everyone after major bug foundA banker’s inspirational 30-year journey back to the farmHow Trump’s travel ban has altered immigration in the last two yearsAlphabet’s Jigsaw extends its cyber protections to Europe’s upcoming electionsThis guy holds the Guinness World Record for collecting spreadsheetsFaceTime bug lets you eavesdrop if the other party doesn’t answerYes, white men completely control Wall StreetHere’s how things could get even worse for AppleSkittles ruins ruining advertising by singing “Advertising Ruins Everything,” which is greatYou will never look at a Peloton ad the same way again (i.e., without laughing)Howard Schultz claims Americans are getting bored with Trump’s tweets. Sadly, noDonations to charity peaked in 2017, now they’re in a downward spiralThis U.N. map tracks data protection laws around the worldLet’s unpack Tom Brokaw’s bizarre apology tweetsWomen need other women to get ahead in the workplace, says scienceHoward Schultz’s logo looks like he signed it on a Starbucks cupThis sustainable apartment complex of the future has farms, community space, and bike parking galoreMany women are afraid to tell their bosses they’re pregnant–and for good reasonHow to lift the veil off hidden algorithmsHow rebels can thrive in a world that doesn’t always reward themZoe Kravitz whispers ASMR for Michelob Ultra Pure Gold’s Super Bowl adCan cute dogs, artificial intelligence, and avocados win the Super Bowl?BuzzFeed’s layoffs and the false promise of “unions aren’t for us”Managers, do these things to set your employees (and your team) up for successNow’s the perfect time for Apple to bring Messages to AndroidIn Shanghai, every Ikea delivery is now made with an electric vehicle14,200 people living with HIV had their health data intentionally dumped online6 reasons why you’re a bad listener (and how to change it)See a chair co-designed by AIThis is what I’m teaching my kids about money (that I learned the hard way)This video of a bricklayer using Hololens is the future of constructionA sign of the times: People are becoming more suspicious of robotsGoogle algorithms and human psychology: How Jigsaw rescues teens from ISIS recruitersFacebook is rolling out its political ad library internationally ahead of elections in Europe and India this yearThis microplastic biodegrades instead of sitting around for hundreds of yearsWhat campaign design reveals about the race to 2020Fast Company is accepting applications for Best Workplaces for InnovatorsThis $2,000 ultrasound scanner makes medical imaging affordable and portableRoger Stone, the Bachelor, and Charmin reveal that SNL can’t stop getting in its own wayHow to watch Fox’s Rent: Live! online without cableSAG Awards live stream: How to watch the 2019 ceremony without cableHow a 19th-century doctor saved New York–by planting trees5 strong ways to close a cover letterA landmark ruling gives new power to sue tech giants for privacy harms3 alternatives to Messenger or WhatsApp to help you quit Facebook’s empireA coalition of giant brands is about to change how we shop forever, with a new zero-waste platformThese 6 phrases give hiring managers the eye-rollFacebook should never have been allowed to buy Instagram, Silicon Valley rep saysTop 5 Ads Of The Week: Wind-powered beer, candy-flavored Broadway, space nacho fries, receipt rap, and CRYSTALSTrump says deal reached to temporarily reopen the federal governmentGoFundMe pays out $200,000 in funds for federal workers affected by shutdownLeonardo DiCaprio’s foundation just announced a bold new plan to curb climate changeFrom Cisco to Lego: The secrets to unlocking organizational creativityComing clean on a painful failure allowed me to move on from itWhy this design CEO says he doesn’t hire creative geniusesThe world’s big plastic makers want more recycling so they can keep pumping out plasticIkea’s new Marie Kondo ad will spark joy, we promiseHow to simplify your hiring process without compromising on qualityFAA halts LaGuardia flights: This map will help you track delaysWatch the video of Roger Stone being arrested by the FBIOne of the world’s most beautiful museums just opened in SwitzerlandThese are 4 styles of communication that you need to knowWhole Foods spinach recall: 55 products to avoid due to salmonella fears“I can’t believe it’s not leather!” Veja debuts eco-friendly vegan kicksCheck out the 5 proposed designs for O’Hare airport’s huge expansion7 ways to use emotional intelligence to beat procrastinationThe future of jeans: Inside the Levi’s innovation lab bringing denim into 2019What you can learn about sticking to your goals from someone who lost 312 poundsYou can rent a desk by the minute at WeWork’s first public locationDraw a picture. Write a poem. Aimee Mann and Ted Leo’s new podcast wants you to get creativeWhat’s that watch band made of? Oh, just cutting-edge lab-grown spider silkWhat using these 5 clichéd phrases says about your management styleThese jaw-dropping home additions put HGTV to shameSmartphone design hasn’t evolved in a decade. That’s about to changeAuthor and investor Fran Hauser’s playlist will keep you dancing all dayMichael C. Hall explains why the #$%* he’s starring in Skittles’ Super Bowl Broadway musicalFacebook allowed children to spend their parents’ money without permissionCut down on your plastic waste with this refillable glass detergent dispenserZuckerberg in WSJ op-ed: Facebook doesn’t sell your data!FDA adviser: Opioid approvals are controlled by Big PharmaCelebrate 15 years of NASA’s Opportunity rover with these bittersweet pictures of MarsGeorge Soros warning: China’s ZTE and Huawei can’t be allowed to dominate 5GGeneral Mills flour recall: What to do if you have the affected productFintech leaders debate the future of crypto at DavosThe Chan Zuckerberg Initiative has a $500 million plan to ease the Bay Area housing crisisNow hear this! Sonos might be making headphonesBrokenhearted about Sweethearts? Try these 6 Valentine alternativesThis new 2 Chainz video is actually part of Expensify’s Super Bowl adMoviePass is attempting a relaunch, but it might be too late for the embattled companyAlzheimer’s might be linked to gum disease bacteria, scientists sayOnline furniture delivery is just not convenient. Article may finally change thatAmazon’s lawyers vetoed a quote from Bill de Blasio that made NYC look like an HQ2 favoriteMeet Fernish: It’s like Rent-the-Runway, but for sofasThese designers transform plastic waste into public furniture3 steps to smart-decision making, according to a 16th-century priestPlanned Parenthood designed a chatbot that answers questions about sexWhat is the Doomsday Clock, and why do we care if it’s still 2 minutes to midnight?The Mac turns 35 today, and here’s a nifty 1985 recap of year oneUnder Armour is going to space (for real this time) with Virgin GalacticDo these things to stay competitive in the job marketSidewalk Labs is set to transform Toronto. It’s starting with its own officePlanned Parenthood’s new president is on a mission to make sex ed more accessibleNeed a lot more Weezer? Weezer’s got you coveredThese are the 4 smartest financial benefits for employeesMeet the designers who make a living building tiny houses on The SimsHow I designed distraction out of my phoneBig beauty brands eagerly join the CVS Photoshop banMeet the winemaker who claims he can make fracking cleanerYour open office is causing your coworkers to judge you more harshlyWhy ranking the top jobs isn’t really fair to jobseekersSee Amtrak’s posh new alternative to flying business classApple’s finger-controller patent is a glimpse at mixed reality’s futureOuch! These 10 companies paid the biggest corporate fines in 2018Executive coach: 7 secrets to finding lasting career satisfactionAirbnb will pay for you to live in Italy for three monthsWhat happened when Oslo decided to make its downtown basically car-free?How Canopy Growth became the Jolly Green Giant of cannabisWestern Union CEO: Getting rid of banking fees is not sustainableApple’s self-driving car program just took a hard rightHershey wants to make sure climate change doesn’t destroy its chocolate suppliesHere are the metro areas likely to be the most and least impacted by automationCities need to start making their own foodUpdated: Instagram says it didn’t unverify Venezuelan President Nicolás MaduroWalmart International CEO: Workplace education is not just about “competitive advantage”Shopify opens its own studio to create inspirational content for wannabe entrepreneursAmazon’s little blue delivery robot is roaming around the Seattle suburbsHow to convince employees to adopt new technology (hint: make it fun)British tech powerhouse Dyson is moving its HQ out of BritainThe most damning accusations in The Atlantic’s explosive Bryan Singer exposéWhat climate change? Davos bigwigs slammed for taking private jetsMeek Mill and Van Jones are launching an organization to reform the broken probation systemKiller Mike’s Netflix show Trigger Warning will, in fact, trigger youHulu is raising–and lowering–pricesOne idea for space waste? Turn it into artificial shooting starsAsk these five questions to find out if you’ll like your future bossPeek inside the world’s first vegan hotel roomHow not to ruin your first exitManhattan’s Hudson Yards is the neighborhood of the futureWith $3 dog food and diaper wipes, Brandless builds out an Amazon alternativeHow to have a healthier sense of self-esteem without being a jerkMachine learning is a sweet way to tell if your honey is fakeSocial media won’t regulate itself. How should we?Meet this year’s 20 inspiring, creative TED FellowsThe world’s largest packaged food company will ditch single-use plasticHow do I become an inspiring leader? Be vulnerableAs YouTube TV expands in the U.S., it leaves some local stations behindBen & Jerry’s has 3 new flavors that target cookie dough addictsPatreon is on track to reach $1 billion in total payments to creatorsBudweiser’s new Super Bowl ad: Dog, check. Clydesdales, check. Wind turbines–wait, what?What’s the best time of year for your job search? It dependsWhat technochauvinists get wrong about mapsDog-walking app Wag tried to cover up dog’s death, say ownersHackers use Nest camera to convince family that war with North Korea has begunHomepolish cofounder and CEO Noa Santos is obsessed with Bluetooth lightbulbsDoctor’s offices are terrifying. This one is designed to calm your nervesThis is when making a career decision based on money is a good ideaHow to thwart the robots: unabashed creativityThe number of pedestrians killed by cars keeps going up