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Recognizably AnonymousHow did a hacker group that rejects definition develop such a strong visual brand?
The Crowd Is Wise—but Can It Draw?I offered the amateurs on Crowdspring.com $200 to design a logo for my newsletter. Here's what they came up with.
Number 1 With a WhimperWhat's it take to get your song on Billboard's newest chart? Not much.
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General Motors Is Really, Really SorryThis time, they swear they're making better cars. Sound familiar?
I Haven’t Got Time for the ’Paign Finally, a browser extension that will allow you to filter out campaign coverage until it really matters.
The U.S. Isn’t Just Failing to Protect Electronics Workers From Toxic Substances. Their Kids Are Suffering, Too.
Kids of Helicopter Parents Are Sputtering Out Recent studies suggests that kids with overinvolved parents and rigidly structured childhoods suffer psychological blowback in college.
The Unexpected Lightness of Milan Kundera’s New Novel The 86-year-old author has grown surprisingly—and delightfully—cheerful.
Your Wi-Fi Network’s Soft Underbelly You probably don’t even think about this easy way for hackers to sneak in.
Are Cats Really Wild Animals? Experts clash over whether they count as a domesticated species.