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Disney blames ‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’ and ‘Stuber’ for earnings miss, will kill new ideas in responseDisney’s stock plummets as Fox integration rains on ‘Avengers’ magicThis “nanowood” could revolutionize desalinizationHBO trolls Netflix with new “Recommended By Humans” ad campaignIn Rome, you can swap 30 plastic bottles for a subway rideThe U.S. Census Bureau thinks you like the gig economy, and we have a few thoughtsThe emotionally intelligent way to make a significant (and long-lasting) changePublic trust in scientists is starting to creep up but is still problematically lowThese countries have a warning for travelers: Rethink your U.S. vacationThe counterintuitive mindset that you need to adopt in your self-care routine‘And here we are again.’ How late-night hosts addressed the latest mass shootingsWatch Pulitzer Prize-winning author Toni Morrison explain why she told black storiesGoogle keeps an eye on what you buy, and it’s not aloneThe wild, neural network-powered future of knittingHow to handle a boss who gives you vague feedbackCutting the cord? Here’s why your cable company barely cares anymoreFast Company is hiring a staff writerTelling women to be more confident is a stupid ideaSeven very simple principles for designing more ethical AILast seen in 1998, Apple’s Claris software brand is backWhat to do when you’re stuck in a job you hateHow much do designers charge for a logo? It may be less than you thinkThe first consumers are getting Apple’s credit card, starting todayWhat the lies we all tell at work say about usYou are not a brandIconic department store chain Barneys is filing for bankruptcy and closing most storesExclusive: A first look inside Google’s top-secret design labIt Cosmetics CEO Jamie Kern Lima has a must-read book recommendation for every womanThere are tiny parks for bees hiding on the roof of these bus stopsThis ‘sustainable consumption’ platform wants to help new parents buy fewer kids’ clothesInnovation for Finance and Accounting ProfessionalsThis agency helped boost Harry’s and Sweetgreen. Now it’s ditching advertising to make brands of its ownMeaningful Innovation Driven by Culture5 free apps for getting your morning startedFighting for Online FreedomUber and Lyft are actually making traffic worse in some citiesYou can skip that long Shake Shack line because the burger chain now deliversWatch Ohioans burst into chants of ‘Do something’ as their governor addresses shootingLeaked memo: Employee accuses Google of discriminating against her while pregnantVictoria’s Secret hires a transgender model (after its CMO said he wouldn’t)Whole Foods wants to help decorate your next party8chan is getting a lifeline from a company that services far-right sites like The Daily StormerThis chatbot is designed to help disaster-relief organizations quickly offer assistanceEmma Watson just launched a legal-advice hotline for women who are harassed at workTake these 3 steps to stop your passion from burning you outHow an Adam Sandler movie may have briefly tanked the United Negro College Fund’s donationsDo tiny home owners actually live more sustainably? Now we knowStockX hack affects 6.8 million customers—here’s what to knowRadio giants NPR and iHeartRadio dominate podcast listeningYou don’t have to be high to giggle at these government weed adsChina’s yuan fell, and the American stock market is tumbling right along with itI’m a security expert and this is how robocall-blocking apps violate your privacy3 ways to turn workplace conflict into an opportunityRobotic tails for humans are hereAre you lying to yourself about what success means? Here’s how to tellJuly was the hottest month ever in recorded historyThis is how to put power behind the fight for equal payThis beautiful baby blanket depicts the painful first year of parentingThe $900 billion packaging industry is boomingWhat the most productive people keep on their desksWatch: the first person to fly over the English Channel on a hoverboardTech beyond Silicon ValleyAtlanta’s black tech founders are changing entrepreneurship in America. Can they avoid Silicon Valley’s mistakes?Why Airbnb, Target, and Walmart are betting on the experience economyThe 50 best workplaces for innovatorsWhy your company should turn services into experiencesDomino’s Pizza is locked in a legal battle over the future of web designSurvey says most lower-level workers don’t feel empowered to innovateReport: Touch ID is returning to the iPhone, but Face ID isn’t going anywhere eitherCloudflare cuts off ‘cesspool of hate’ 8chan after El Paso shootingGoogle is making a new commitment to sustainable designHow to watch CMA Fest 2019 on ABC without cableHow to help El Paso and Dayton shooting victims: 6 things you can do right nowThis is what leaders need to do to prevent work-life stress from taking overWhat I learned from building 5 companies in 5 totally different industriesWhy we watch what we watch when we watch: The 5 jobs TV shows do for us in the Peak TV eraYou can just plant this biodegradable flower pot right in your backyardProductivity Confidential: Wellness at Work (podcast)Why Facebook’s new ‘privacy cop’ is doomed to failNow it’ll be “Instagram From Facebook” and “WhatsApp From Facebook”HBO’s ‘A Black Lady Sketch Show’ is weird, funny, and necessary (and, yes, very black)French’s mustard ice cream has met its match with Oscar Mayer’s Ice DogAre shared e-scooters good for the planet? Only if they replace car tripsThese stunning images of Greenland’s melting ice are a bleak depiction of a climate tragedyHow a fierce debate over GMO could determine the future of agriculture in AfricaTwo professors sent 80,000 fake emails to VCs to study gender and racial biasKeep your legal weed secure and private with this portable biometric smart safeThe world’s most revolting font is made out of gerrymandered voting districtsPoshmark data breach: Fashion marketplace says a hacker gained access to personal infoHow companies can get politically active without breaking the lawHow to learn new skills more quickly and effectivelyTarget just launched Halloween costumes for kids with disabilitiesHere’s what Nobel Prize–winning research says will make you more influentialHow brands are taking social media into the real world to connect with usDesign is complicit in the border crisis. Some architects are speaking outDick’s Sporting Goods wants to save your kids’ sports programsSnap’s secret weapon speaksIkea, Amazon, and the billion-dollar war over light bulb designThese are the 7 most common types of fearThis new organization wants to be an accelerator for criminal justice reform projects15 CEOs on how much sleep they actually getGoogle will allow EU users to choose their default search engine when setting up Android devicesApple suspends Siri grading program that lets contractors listen in on recordingsThree ways brands can win at next year’s Fortnite World CupIs eating bugs any morally different than eating cows?Area 51 neighbors: Here’s how to escape the invasion and enjoy a free trip to Belize insteadDoorDash just snagged Caviar from Square for $410 millionSerena Williams helped put USWNT soccer champs on a Wheaties boxCan a robot be an inventor? A new patent filing aims to find outMicrosoft got a guy named Mac Book to endorse its Surface laptopWhy millennials are flocking to NashvilleIt’s 2053 and we saved the planet: How will we look back at the time before we abandoned fossil fuels?Apple’s AirDrop can leak your phone number to nearby creepers, security firm warnsAncestry.com just brought 11 million Holocaust records online, and anyone can search themYour Social Security number has already been hacked. Why do we still have them?RIP, headphone jacks. Apple’s bad design decision is now an industry standard‘The Office’ meets advertising in this awkwardly funny new web seriesNASA just discovered a surprisingly close ‘super-Earth,’ and it may actually be habitableHuawei and its U.S. suppliers increase spending on lobbyists in face of trade deadlineI have a speech impediment. Here’s how I learned to succeed at workDoes your street have a lush tree canopy? It may be making you healthierThe simple 3-step process for combating workplace stressHow declaring a ‘to-do list bankruptcy’ made me more productiveThe most practical proposal for Notre-Dame has nothing to do with rebuilding itArtificial intelligence could improve healthcare for all—unless it doesn’tHow to conduct an exit interview that isn’t terribleThe department store of the future is using actors to sell you stuffMario Lopez’s views about trans kids are the real danger5 reasons older founders are generally more successfulThe Fast Company guide to eco-friendly back-to-school gearPearson data breach: details of hundreds of thousands of U.S. students hackedThis new online grocery store is entirely plastic-freeBurger King is rolling out the Impossible Whopper nationwide‘Hobbs & Shaw,’ ‘Succession,’ and 95 other new movies, TV shows, albums, and books you must check out this monthThe %$@! robot that swiped my jobJoe Biden’s flubbed debate line turns into a marketing opportunity for Mayor PeteProtests erupt at Democratic debate, leaving Biden, Booker, de Blasio stunnedSamsung’s new tablet picks up Galaxy Note, iPad Pro, and PC featuresIndia is set to become home to the world’s first hyperloop systemDonor-advised funds are becoming more of a charity, less of a tax havenWoodstock 50 is officially canceledCNN Democratic debate live stream: How to watch night 2 for free without cableNonprofit cord-cutting service Locast gets sued by the Big Four TV networksHow radio ads helped shape Quentin Tarantino’s 1969 L.A. for ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’Your taste in music could be ruining your relationshipYou’ll be able to buy Impossible Burger in grocery stores starting in SeptemberAir New Zealand is fake changing its name in another boundary-pushing safety videoDon’t pretend you didn’t google Marianne Williamson last nightThis is what employers need to do when it comes to work-life balanceThe Ad Council is now selling its services to help social good campaigns hit homeInside The Daily Show with Trevor Noah’s Democratic-debate social media war roomBody of India’s coffee king found floating in river after disappearanceHow to make professional connections at a social eventForget VC money. This company wants to loan you up to $10 million‘Disaster waiting to happen’ as airlines increase use of offshore repair centersBlack super moon: Why you should still look up, even though you can’t see it2 powerful ways to improve how you thinkWhen will 2020 Democrats start dropping out? A depressing reality checkThis engineer left Mercedes-Benz and started a biodegradable glitter companyAn interior designer explains how architecture can change autistic children’s livesAmplifying the voices of America’s poor to change the conversation about U.S. povertyResearchers are sounding the alarm on a little-known risk of connected carsMy cofounder is quitting our company. How do we tell our employees?How to get things done when the news cycle is so depressingThese are the 5 reasons why you procrastinateSee Ikea’s 6 visions for how we’ll live in the futureThe U.S. could ban social media apps from using ‘psychological tricks’ like infinite scrolling and autoplayThese 5 free apps will make your next meeting way more productiveIt’s official: Celebrities are the new designersGet one of these tattoos, and you get real-time updates on your health statusGap’s Athleta brand signs track star Allyson Felix, who left Nike over its pregnancy policy