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Andy Rubin’s company gave my favorite email app a scary privacy policyNo words: These reaction shots to Trump’s State of the Union speech say it allApple retail chief Angela Ahrendts is stepping down in AprilThis is how Disney is going to compete against NetflixSnap stock rockets up 15% after it says its user number stopped shrinking4 things you may not know about Stacey AbramsPeople are searching “high cut thong bodysuit,” but you don’t need to click on itHow to watch the State of the Union and rebuttal onlineIf your flight is delayed, these AI lawyers and bots can help you get compensatedThe best State of the Union 2019 drinking gamesTyra Banks wants to be the next Walt Disney with her new venture ModellandTrump golf courses may have employed hundreds of undocumented workers, says lawyerHe wrote a book on WhatsApp. It just won the 2019 Victorian Prize for Literature4 questions that entrepreneurs must ask themselvesThis lot is just 17 feet wide. NYC wants your ideas for turning it into housingMarc Andreessen shares the 4 realities facing every entrepreneur todayThis scientist-designer makes awesome posters for university lecturesThis tech company is giving half a million to fight homelessnessGoogle has two cool, new Android apps to help people with hearing lossFounders, this common fear is hindering your company’s successAmazon is investing in baby-tracking tech, which is honestly a little terrifyingThe color of the ocean is changing–here’s whyHate your job? Ask your boss for these five opportunitiesMost U.S. companies say they are planning to transition to a circular economyCan you tell the difference between Rembrandt and an algorithm?Why can’t Alexa and Google Assistant coexist on one device?4 charts that show the bias against women of color at nonprofits5 situations where you shouldn’t feel guilty about wasting timeGuideStar and the Foundation Center are merging to form the definitive nonprofit transparency organizationYouTube’s best beauty tutorials don’t teach you anything about makeupThe hidden “black tax” that some professionals of color struggle withApple is reportedly paying France $571M in back taxesIn another privacy move, Apple will limit websites’ access to your iPhone’s motion dataAT&T’s misleading “5G E” icon will soon be on your iPhoneTechnology alone won’t solve your company’s diversity problemsYour online shopping has a startling hidden costFacebook bans four armed groups in Myanmar in attempt to thwart violenceWhat Brexit means to U.K. business: like jumping out of a plane without a parachuteThis new personal care company ditches single-use plastic for refillable containersUSPS is launching a test of electric delivery trucksCoda, which wants to turn docs into apps, is now generally availableFacebook turned 15 on Monday. Here’s its story thus farNew documents challenge Instacart’s claim that workers get 100% of tipsNeed help starting a family? Tesla, eBay, or Spotify may be the best places to workAlphabet earnings: Here’s why Google stock is tumbling despite profit spikeState of the Union 2019: Here are 6 of the most noteworthy guestsWhy this is the “Asian century”WeWork grows up (and out and everywhere)FX CEO John Landgraf blasts Netflix for “not telling you the whole story”We rearrange President Trump’s workday schedule to make him more productiveHow a spyware-hunting PhD student foiled a private spy over lunchMcCormick and IBM team up to add AI-fueled flavorsA Parkland victim’s dad shames Louis CK with a macabre standup setSlack just confidentially filed to go publicNickel & Dimed author wrote and deleted a racist tweet, then posted a weird followupPeople are outraged by Liam Neeson’s real-life racist revenge fantasiesHollywood power publicists start a new firm for the post-MeToo, Twitter trial eraAdidas drops an all-white shoe called “Uncaged” for Black History MonthI rode the 300-pound electric tricycle that could be the future of urban deliveriesA crypto exchange can’t repay $190M because the founder died with the only passwordWhich commercial won the Super Bowl? Depends on who you askGoogle’s Verily may make smart shoes that track your weightHow to stop inadvertent age discrimination in your hiring processA snobby theater geek reviews Skittles Commercial: The Broadway MusicalWould you rent Ikea furniture? Subscription plans are comingBuy a book (or three) of the USPS’s new Ellsworth Kelly stampsWhy the culture of cybersecurity is broken–and how to fix itExclusive: Meet the 9 startups that Techstars believes can disrupt the music industryWhy Bud Light’s Knight was killed by HBO’s Game of Thrones in Super Bowl adA shockingly large majority of health news shared on Facebook is fake or misleadingWhen is it appropriate to give up on a goal?This chair made from ocean waste hints at the furniture of the futureCan chatbots make workers more ethical?Google’s new Android apps listen to the world for the hard of hearingHere’s the cure for the deluge of scammy, spammy robocallsFor hourly workers, the cost of missing just one shift can be staggeringThis coworking space is like a horse trailer, but for humansThe National Parks’ iconic typeface has never been digitized–until nowJP Morgan to Apple: Buy Netflix5 ways work culture will change by 2030As GM layoffs hit, a Canadian union aired a scathing Super Bowl adWhatsApp now lets you secure your messages behind Face ID and Touch ID on the iPhoneThe Instagram egg’s creator has been revealedStanford professor: How politicians hurt public pension plansSelf-driving cars will never be moral. Let’s stop pretending otherwiseWatch the first firing of SpaceX’s new Starship Raptor rocket engineHow to watch Super Bowl 2019 without cableMeet the first male cheerleaders to ever perform a Super BowlHow to watch the 2019 Puppy Bowl live without cableStadiums can ruin a city–but they can also save itYou’ve prioritized diversity, here’s how to show it to candidatesNFL concussions: On Super Bowl weekend, here’s the latest head injury dataThis cool time-lapse map shows Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Arena replacing the Georgia DomeThis new credit card helps build a credit score for people who don’t have oneThese are all the times you need to make sure that your LinkedIn profile is up to dateSpotify in talks to buy podcasting giant Gimlet MediaApple’s Siri chief has departed, and that may be a good thingThis charitable giving account is booming in popularity (and also avoiding a lot of taxes)Future pills will be personalized and 3D printed, just for youIn a ride-hailing reversal, Uber plays heroFeast on the vintage silliness of Apple’s 1992 sales meetingReeling from algorithm glitch, Instacart institutes $3 minimum fee for driversComedians fight back against wildly popular, joke-stealing Instagram accountHow to Overcome Companies’ Top Communication ChallengeCory Booker’s 2020 “I’m running for president” video is like a political Nike adJust a reminder that self-driving cars don’t need to park and can clog streets foreverHow entertaining will your car be?The U.S. Army hopes this video of rapping soldiers will help recruit gen-ZWhat to watch instead of Maroon 5’s Super Bowl halftime showThe gender factor in salary negotiations that you probably didn’t think about5 true crime stories way more interesting than another Ted Bundy movieMove over, Victoria’s Secret: Aerie is winning with gen-ZDo these things to improve transparency in the workplacePrepare to have your mind blown by a cabinetReport: U.S. prisons building vast biometric databases from inmate voice prints77 new movies, TV shows, albums, and books you must check out this monthThese techniques from professional speechwriters will help get your point acrossA love letter to Brutalism in brutal timesThis luxury vending machine dispenses $1,000 diamond-encrusted pendantsThe saddest puppet in L.A.Exclusive: Netflix has a new intro, two years in the makingDiversity: It’s not them, it’s youMove over, Vantablack: You can now buy the world’s blackest black paintEveryone has 3 types of intuition. Here’s how to use them to make better decisionsThis little robot helps care for people with chronic conditionsMicrosoft’s Super Bowl ad will make you cry–over a video game controllerHere are the 30 celebrities that we know will appear in a Super Bowl LIII commercialVan Halen’s David Lee Roth wants to protect your tattoos with a line of aftercare productsHere’s how to design a successful crowdsourcing contestThese old-school field guides are the key to planning your next U.S. vacationExclusive: Your brain is lying to you about Super Bowl ads. This neuroscientist can prove itIt’s time to ditch Google AnalyticsThis company has found a way to retrofit planes so they fly with electric powerJapanese authorities found an online auction selling uraniumHow pushing buttons on Facebook pushes your buttonsApple has now disabled Google’s beta and internal iOS apps [Updated]Amazon scores stellar Q4, fueled by 45% cloud-biz growthThis zero-waste grocery service delivers by bikeHere’s why thousands of Muslims want Nike to recall the Air Max 270This cruise line just became the first to eliminate plastic water bottlesWhy is it so cold? Because the planet is dangerously hotStudy: Deactivating your Facebook account is good for your mental healthWe wore Ralph Lauren’s $899 self-heating jacket into the Polar VortexIf the NFL is going to rethink its mission, now is the timeTwitter roasts Don Jr.’s spelling of SNL—er, sorry, S&LUber is selling bus and train tickets now4 warning signs to look out for in a job descriptionThese stunning polar vortex photos and videos show a nation frozen overHulu knows video ads on pause would make you throw your TV out the windowIs VR the answer to better sexual harassment training?How Jada Pinkett Smith’s “Red Table Talk” went from hobby to full-on movementHow to watch Locast: A brief guide to the free local TV streaming serviceOpponents of a sweeping democracy reform package received the bulk of corporate PAC donations in the midtermsBeyoncé and Jay-Z will give you free concert tickets for going veganThese 1.3 billion people could test brands’ addiction to fast fashionNASA’s Parker Solar Probe completes its first trip around the sunThese damaging beliefs are ruining your chances of getting a promotionThis Jenga-playing robot could build your next phoneHow to reframe your thinking about the worst parts of your jobVaynerMedia exec says the Instagram egg is worth “at least $10M”See the amazing evolution of the alphabet, from 1750 BC to todayYou don’t have to get up at 4 a.m. to be successful: 5 CEOs who wake up after 10 a.m.Brand strategist Ana Andjelic loves vintage denim and this sustainable fashion brandWieden+Kennedy just keeps doing itLinkedIn research reveals the value of soft skillsNo joke: Comedy Central wants you to watch its new shows on cable, not onlineSamsung is copying Apple again–in a good wayGoogle+ is shutting down in phases before it’s gone for good on April 2Uber is no longer available in BarcelonaThis school is built specifically to help homeless kids–because they helped design itWhat can we learn from the downfall of Theranos?Apple should borrow these 4 privacy features from the competitionStudy: E-cigarettes are a better way to quit smoking than patches, gumYour kid’s fruit juice may contain high levels of toxic heavy metalsFacebook workers are hobbled and “angry” after Apple blocks its internal appsCan Elon Musk juggle Tesla out of debt?Cineastes can stop weeping: The FilmStruck replacement is hereLyft and Juno are suing to stop New York City’s revolutionary new minimum wage for driversFacebook grew even bigger and richer while you were all mad at ZuckA deep look at who is leading the 100 biggest cities in the U.S.How Amazon Prime and subscription razors have changed our expectations about workOutline founder Josh Topolsky meets with high-level Mashable executives amid relaunchNYC unions push back on Amazon in fiery hearing about Queens headquartersLeaked email shows how Amazon is encouraging its employees to join the HQ2 fight in NYCNever mind the Super Bowl, Squarespace has Idris Elba and Spike JonzeWhen it comes to investment giants furthering social good, many see a disconnect between words and actionThis ice cream company is trying to make vegan ice cream mainstream–and really goodStruggling to find meaning at work? Try thisAmerican Airlines is letting passengers stream free Apple Music for the first timeBrazil is using a facial recognition system during Rio’s CarnivalTrump is a climate change denier, so Jimmy Kimmel had kids explain why he’s wrong6 ways the most successful entrepreneurs avoid burnoutFabFitFun gets a whopping $80M to dominate the subscription box economyWatch the Polar Vortex engulf Chicago in this chillingly beautiful vizChicken nugget recall: Here’s what to do if you bought Tyson or Perdue productsWhat Solange taught Roy Wood Jr. about performing standup comedyWhy this stylized filter is all over your Instagram feedFree TV streaming services like Tubi help make cord cutting make senseHow these 4 women completely changed their lives in a yearDirecTV Now implodes as price hikes, inferior features scare off cord-cuttersThe women running for president are breaking the rules of brandingWhen do I stop bootstrapping and start asking for money?School staying open during the polar vortex? Try an online petitionThe ambitious quest to recycle the world’s brasExactly what to say in these 7 difficult conversations with your bossUniversal Pictures commits to using more female film directorsThe Cambridge Analytica whistle-blower is now working at H&MUber’s new way to grow revenue: public transportationBeyond social networks: How cultural beliefs really spreadSee how the Super Bowl logo has evolved since 1966Why Tinder CEO Elie Seidman wears a $12,000 watchJapan will try to hack its citizens’ routers and webcams in the name of cybersecurityHow focusing on diversity of lived experience can improve organizationsClimate change could increase congenital heart defectsHow do you make a to-do list that works?These 10 inspired Chrome add-ons will change the way you work