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Danone, Unilever top list of companies ready to tackle climate changeWatch a Congresswoman destroy Equifax CEO Mark Begor in an epic privacy burnSurvey: LGBTQ people are disproportionately anxious about moneyNew York has a new, bold plan to fix the subways: Make car drivers pay for itThe Wing is giving out more scholarshipsIt’s worse than you think: The case for creating climate change panicFacebook’s new shows may actually get you on Facebook WatchYou’re being used to steal $50 billion in digital advertisingHow entrepreneurs navigate the difficult moments they’ll inevitably faceSenator Mark Warner has a new plan to protect gig economy workersThirdlove is gunning for you, Victoria’s SecretThe government’s case against AT&T buying Time Warner has failed againThese designers are using toxic waste to make gorgeous potteryMaking cities smart“Trump got elected because of you”: This Jimmy Fallon sketch goes darkFacebook and Medium are digital media’s never-ending merry-go-roundsWhat does a “smart city” look like?Yes, retailers are colluding to inflate prices online3 signs you should turn your side hustle into a full-time businessA new laser-toting disaster lab aims to save lives by saving dataHow the iPhone’s next 3D camera signals phase two in the AR raceEmma Thompson’s bold, inspiring letter explaining why she won’t work with John LasseterCERN designers are celebrating the web’s 30th birthday by rebuilding itI was laid off twice in one year–here’s how I bounced backA visual history of NASA, America’s most beloved federal agencyWhat late poet Seamus Heaney’s last text tells us about our digital livesWhat you don’t know about security when you use a Chrome browserThis Chrome extension turns your tweets into messages to your Congressperson7 successful women explain how they got the sponsor that changed their careersThe lost art of designing for pleasureExclusive: Career platform Landit raises $13M series A round led by WeWorkSleep-tracking features could be coming to the Apple WatchWhy can’t porn and weed companies break into the world of corporate responsibility?The tech giant fighting anti-vaxxers isn’t Twitter or Facebook. It’s PinterestJeff Bezos topped the list of America’s biggest philanthropists in 2018This food tech startup just raised $90 million to make it easier to invent new plant-based meatsFoot Locker kicks in $12.5M to put Rockets of Awesome into a new orbitHere’s what happened when I watched everything Netflix told me to for two weeksIt looks like Apple Music may be coming to Google Home soonElon Musk should be held in contempt for tweet, SEC tells judgeHere’s the growing list of cities that may ban cashless retail storesThis spice company is building an ethically sourced supply chainSpike Jonze and Jesse Williams made a totally normal weed ad for MedMenGood news for slobs: These hotel rooms clean themselvesOh good, another reason to be mad about Green Book’s Best Picture winThere is a simple way to improve the world’s food systemsWant to take control of your digital life? Start with reclaiming leisure timeLawmakers blast Google and Apple over intrusive app that lets Saudi men track womenThis transit app now can figure out your route even if you have no serviceA new line of Adidas sneakers is made of recycled ocean plasticsHumanity’s 30-million-page backup plan is heading to the moonThe real reason Amazon, Apple, and Google are some of the world’s biggest companiesThe 13 best (and 4 worst) moments from the OscarsDreaming of falling off the grid? You need this solar house on wheelsMicrosoft’s HoloLens 2 looks like a meaningful mixed-reality advanceReport: Peloton has picked its IPO banksDo these things to harness your employees’ drive to improveThis lovely pot uses an ancient technique to keep houseplants aliveEverything you think you know about corporate tax incentives is wrongApple’s privacy stance is making it hard for publishers to make money from Apple NewsFinancial services data breaches increased 5x in 2018These are the salary trends you need to know before your next negotiationThe secret history of colorNew comic book draws Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as a literal superheroThis is how Netflix changes everythingHow these three women faced their fears to pursue their dreamsThese eerie portraits were painted by a very disturbed AIMeet the executives who have made Netflix food TVWhat Roma’s Best Picture loss means for Netflix40 incredibly useful things you didn’t know Google Search could doNike celebrates all the “crazy” female athletes in new Oscars adHow to watch the 2019 Oscars and red carpet without cableThe best Oscars 2019 drinking gamesThis is why you always struggle to get your message acrossThe web is killing newspaper arts critics like me. Why that mattersWhy every restaurant has an illegible menuPeople fought for time off from work, so stop working so muchWhy older workers are the economy’s hidden assetMicrosoft workers revolt against Army’s planned combat use of HoloLensBrands are finally realizing they’ll never be 100% safe on YouTubeA Japanese company made a traffic safety video for catsHow the Robin Hood Foundation is fighting a hunger emergency in New York caused by the shutdownR. Kelly officially charged with 10 counts of criminal sexual abuseUnion: American Airlines work policy treats flight attendants like “second-class citizens”Watch the flu spread across the U.S. in real timeSignia Hilton is the chain’s new brand designed with business travelers in mindNo, Andrew Cuomo, losing Amazon was not New York’s worst tragedyQantas Airways has an ambitious new plan to take out the trash and reduce wasteWhy “Black Panther” should absolutely win Best Picture at the OscarsHow working for someone else helped me be a better entrepreneurU.S. agency wants you–to keep AI from being trained to be maliciousFlorida inmate files lawsuit after losing access to music files he paid forA Star Is Born would win best picture if the Oscars were chosen based on social loveIkea hit with new class action lawsuit alleging age discriminationManagers, here’s how you deal with negative employeesSeth Meyers savagely spoofs “Green Book” and every movie like itHow to minimize the risk of candidate ghostingThe Pope’s guards are 3D printing their helmets nowThis startup is helping Barclays, Compass, and more close deals 90% fasterThese microbes could be the secret to eliminating polluting fertilizerDid the call for Inclusion Riders help make Hollywood more diverse?Drive for Instacart and you could make $29.05 for an hour’s work—or $2.74China’s CRISPR twins might be the first enhanced humans when it comes to brain power4 things you didn’t know about Twitter’s logoCan a new wave of male fertility startups democratize family planning?Bluemercury CEO and cofounder Marla Beck scours college syllabi for book recommendationsFacebook is shutting down its shady Onavo VPN serviceThe real reason why Facebook and Google won’t changeWe need to debunk some big myths about conscious consumersWhen you shouldn’t worry about a negative company reviewPinterest reportedly files for IPONew York is better off without Amazon, because the era of big corporate campuses should be overSoda taxes turn out to be very effective at curbing soda drinkingWatch how fast Apple’s brand devoured Coke and Microsoft in 2013Watch live: SpaceX launches the Nusantara Satu satelliteWhat your reaction to the Jussie Smollett story says about youSecret Service warning: High-tech thieves can remotely skim credit cards at gas pumpsIs it time to end corporate stock buybacks?Exclusive: Standard hotel group turns tech incubator as One Night app raises $5MHow to get over your impostor syndrome as a new managerTypography lessons from an unexpected place: SNL cue cardsThe future of phones is cool. But is it $2,000 cool?Another bad look for Nike as Zion Williamson’s shoe explosion goes viral7 productivity killers that you probably aren’t aware ofExclusive: Self-care newsletter Girls’ Night In snags funding, plans expansionHow UNICEF sends lifesaving supplies anywhere within 48 hoursYou can go skiing at Denmark’s new power plantFlickr cofounder Caterina Fake finds her voice with a new podcastThe urban design problem that’s killing pedestrians and cyclistsThe Tonight Show and Jimmy Fallon just hit a big YouTube milestoneApple’s latest product? A joint credit card with Goldman SachsHow Kondo mania turned tidying up into just another misuse of Eastern ideasThis is what rich people know about money that you don’tThe hottest new wellness startups are selling houseplantsIt took Amazon 5 years to make its first $1 billion, and only 2 days to make its latest billionHow Amazon plans to make half of its shipments carbon neutral by 2030How to reframe your thinking about your coworkers’ annoying habitsSomeone found cameras in Singapore Airlines’ in-flight entertainment systemWe’re fighting about “Ghostbusters” again because it’s 2016 foreverTexas teens can now use a texting app to message for birth controlCan we stop Russia’s Tsirkon hypersonic cruise missile?Help Twitter test out these 5 features to make conversations betterOn these remote Pacific islands, children now get life-saving vaccines from dronesSamsung’s new Galaxy Fold phone unfolds into a $1,980 tabletDrink up! These are the best-selling cocktails in America right nowSamsung’s Galaxy S10 isn’t a flagship phone–it’s four of themHow to close your first big dealIn these modern times, even Girl Scouts are going cashless for cookie salesThere’s still time to migrate your Google+ community: Here’s howThe one clear result of Finland’s basic income trial: It made people happierWhy you should use internal bodily signals to guide your decisionsSurprise hit Apex Legends is Fortnite for the rest of usWeChat’s most censored topic exposes a delicate propaganda danceThe best way to brand a city? With architecture and foodProgressive women are wearing white. They should wear purple and yellow, tooThis new brand of “tuna” doesn’t actually have any fish in itAriana Grande just hit a Beatles-level music industry milestone6 crazy details from Alphabet’s leaked plans for its first smart citySix ways to understand other people’s motivations and achieve your own goalsIkea’s new curtains purify the air inside your house7 tips for going from sole proprietor to business leaderHow to stop being a people pleaserThese are the most popular jobs and companies for gen Z workersWhy parallax scrolling needs to dieNo, there’s not a new anti-LGBT emojiBy 2021 your iPhone apps will run on your MacThe World Restaurant Awards in Paris failed to live up to its progressive promisesWant a glimpse of Facebook’s soul in 2019? Look at its internal propaganda labAsk yourself these 5 questions to see whether you are ready to be a managerMicrosoft says hackers are trying to infiltrate European think tanks before 2019 electionsThese workplace reporting apps are finding new ways to root out bad behaviorPeople with disabilities face a massive employment gap410 reasons to read Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies issueNest has a secret microphone–Google just forgot to tell usThese are the favorite app discoveries of execs at 20 hot startups$1.1 billion Airtable is turning admins into app developersHow Mozilla moved fast to block Facebook and other privacy invaders from your web browserThis simple investment app has millions of millennials saving every dayUnity Technologies helps developers use 3D animations for movies, architecture, cars, and moreSquare is one of the most innovative companies in the world because it provides a more elegant way to payThe founders of wedding registry Zola have proposed an entirely new way to do ecommerceHere’s how Target’s design lab in Minneapolis has created six billion-dollar brands, and has more on the wayThis image-authentication startup is combating faux social media accounts, doctored photos, deep fakes, and moreModern Fertility’s $159 at-home test is revolutionizing fertility medicineStitch Fix’s radical data-driven way to sell clothes–$1.2 billion last year–is reinventing retailFoundation Medicine’s genetic tests match cancer patients to the best treatmentsHere’s how the NBA broke attendance for the fourth straight season last yearMeet the genius design firm behind the coffee mug that never gets coldThis company creates sports apparel at the speed of social media–and fans love itHow Peloton became a $700 million fitness powerhouse for runners, yogis, and moreHow we pick the World’s Most Innovative CompaniesNew, life-saving AI can help doctors find deadly tumors much, much fasterThis startup is solving fashion’s waste problem with on-demand manufacturingThe 2 most innovative companies in the world today are changing how hundreds of millions of Asian consumers buy food, book hotels, and (a lot) moreHarry Potter and Luke Skywalker will teach your kid to codeThis cold-storage company that works with Walmart and McDonald’s cut its energy consumption 34% and saves millions of dollars a yearHow Swedish oat milk exploded into a $15 million business last yearSesame Workshop helps educate displaced kids in refugee communitiesWhy Snøhetta’s amazing new library might remind you of an Apple StoreWhy Sonder—a boutique hotel chain that operates like Airbnb—is a growing threat to the hospitality industryHere’s why Apple is partnering with the innovative indie film studio behind Eighth GradeThis restaurant chain wants to encourage human interaction among millennialsBeautycounter has 40,000 ways to clean up the beauty industryWhy everyone from Kylie Jenner to Ford loves ShopifyThis company can double the shelf life of avocados. Next up? Strawberries, citrus, and asparagus.Domino’s will not rest until it figures out every possible way to improve pizza deliveryThis Ghanaian founder is building the university of the future by focusing on problem-solving, not professorsTo win music streaming in India, Apple and Spotify will have to battle local incumbent JioSaavnThis biotech startup uses hungry microbes to transform carbon emissions into clean jet fuelThe winner of the fast-casual salad wars? Sweetgreen, with 91 restaurants in 8 states, and a network of 150 farmersThese Chinese supermarkets make Amazon Go stores seem basicMore than 70 percent of teachers use this marketplace for extra cash and lesson plansHow Winc uses subscriber feedback to make wines millennials go crazy forHow $33 billion Universal Music Group is redefining the modern music labelA quarter of Americans with bank accounts now use financial apps powered by this company’s technologyApple’s best new product isn’t a phone or a tabletHere’s why Disney just may be able to compete with NetflixThis company is making the world’s most resilient crops to survive climate changeThis company is the first to bring Nobel-prize-winning RNAi treatments to consumersOpening a bank account? Just snap a selfie and this company can get you verified in minutesThis is the privacy software web surfers and activists downloaded 100 million times last yearA SpaceX launch costs over $60 million. This company sends rockets to space for just $5.7 millionBanking in Brazil is hard. Here’s how Nubank is changing thatDon’t worry: If you buy a pair of $10,000 sneakers on GOAT, they’ve already passed a smell testDrop the clicker. Twitch has a vision for the future of live television