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Announcing The 2017 World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies

Amazon, Snap, Chobani, and others are changing the way we shop, eat, play, work, and live in 2017.<p>This year marks the 10th edition of our World’s Most Innovative Companies ranking. Our reporting team sifts through thousands of enterprises each year, searching for those that tap both heartstrings …

West Side Story

WeWork Will Give Away $20 Million to Entrepreneurs to Celebrate 100,000 Members

The company will honor startups, nonprofits, artists and more with its new Creator Awards program.<p>3 min read<p>WeWork, a provider of coworking spaces, has expanded to more than 130 locations in 14 countries around the world since its founding in 2010. Now that’s it’s reached a milestone of 100,000 …

WeWork

12 virtual reality talks you shouldn’t miss at GDC 2017

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, Gamescom, Tokyo Game Show, and PAX are all great trade shows and fan events for exhibiting virtual reality. But in the early days of this industry, it is the developer conferences, the places where creators come together to share knowledge and reveal …

Verizon joins the unlimited party with $80 data plan

Verizon will begin offering unlimited data plans to customers starting Monday.<p>The largest U.S. wireless provider will let customers keep their current plans or opt for an $80 monthly plan, for a single line, with unlimited data, talking and texting. Customers must agree to AutoPay and paper-free …

Improbable, a U.K. startup that helps devs build massive simulated worlds, to open first U.S. hub in San Francisco

Improbable, a U.K. startup that makes it easier for developers to build massive simulated worlds, has announced it’s opening its first base in the U.S., with a division opening in downtown San Francisco in February.<p>The new hub will serve as the cornerstone for a significant expansion program for …

Robotics, artificial intelligence, and 5G are at the heart of Theresa May's new industrial strategy

Theresa May is set to launch the government's "Modern Industrial Strategy" on Monday at a regional meeting of the cabinet in the North West.<p>The Prime Minister announced in a release on Sunday evening that the strategy would be focused around ten key strategic pillars, the first of which is: …

Dad uses HTC Vive to give daughter immersive VR tour of her dollhouse

Because the technology is so new to mainstream users, the benefits of virtual reality are still being discovered. But we're increasingly finding that …

Design teams—are you using Figma yet?

Remember when everybody stopped using Photoshop and started using Sketch? It’s happening again.<p>There’s already been plenty written about why Figma is …

The Vista Tiny House is Perfect For Modern Design Lovers

Have you ever wanted to just give up on everything and retreat deep into the country, far from any society, where you can write a novel and raise …

A Handcrafted Wood Bench with No Hardware

Pretty obsessed with this handcrafted bench that Jason Frederick Fierst, of Fierst Design, made out of solid American walnut. The Eastside Bench’s …

Furniture

Quercus – Desk Lamp Design by Max Ashford

Quercus, a stylish desk lamp design concept by Max Ashford for young professionals.<p>Max Ashford, a young product design student from the Falmouth …