Billionaire Paul Allen's foundation is funding a new type of evacuation "cocoon" to help fly sick medical workers from West Africa
If you can't beat them, avoid them.
The Pentagon commits to planning for higher temperatures, and retired generals line up to help
Mobile food startups are moving beyond delivery into food prep
Cities relax or abandon purchasing restrictions in a bid to avoid more serious downturn
Ministry of Supply’s Aviator jacket combines the structure of a tailored garment with the functionality of a windbreaker
The Department of Education may double the number of debt collectors who go after defaulted federal student loans
This year's must-have Silicon Valley office accessory: a $199 bear costume
By Warren Berger
The Penguin Press; 342 pages; $27.99
Design isn't just about style or aesthetic. It's about changing the world, argues journalist Berger, paying reverential homage to designer Bruce Mau. (Sorry, that's "design visionary,", according to the book cover.) Many other design-world visionaries—"the Glimmerati"—are featured. We should probably note here that Bloomberg BusinessWeek's Bruce Nussbaum is a certified member of the crew.
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