The Week's Links: March 27, 2015

ALL THE LINKS POSTED ON SOCIAL NETWORKS THIS WEEK:

Antonio Ortiz

Antonio Ortiz has always been an autodidact with an eclectic array of interests. Fascinated with technology, advertising and culture he has forged a career that combines them all. In 1991 Antonio developed one of the very first websites to market the arts. It was text based, only available to computer scientists, and increased attendance to the Rutgers Arts Center where he had truly begun his professional career. Since then Antonio has been an early adopter and innovator merging technology and marketing with his passion for art, culture and entertainment. For a more in-depth look at those passions, visit SmarterCreativity.com.

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The Week's Links: March 20, 2015

ALL THE LINKS POSTED ON SOCIAL NETWORKS THIS WEEK:

  • Music Makes You a Better Reader, Says Neuroscience owl.li/KaABz
  • 10 Women of Title Design owl.li/K9LGQ
  • The Man Who Made Obama Viral owl.li/Kax2B
  • 10 things I learned while writing my last book owl.li/KaEX1
  • Hacking your brain is just the beginning owl.li/K9R74
  • Want to know what the future holds for Apple Watch, it's already happening at Disney World owl.li/K9LrD
  • The Science Behind a Crazy 6-Way Kidney Exchange owl.li/K9GpS
  • ◉ J'adore Paris owl.li/KlcRW
  • What's the difference between a hack and an exploit? owl.li/K9k2q
  • This Eerie Virtual Flood Will Scare You Into Giving A Damn About Climate Change owl.li/K9Faf
  • 12 Buildings To See In New York Before You Die owl.li/K7gbe
  • How Designers Built an Icelandic Cave at MoMA for Björk owl.li/K9wtd
  • ◉ Why Think When You Can Google Instead? -  smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/3/15…
  • When and how to watch Friday's total solar eclipse owl.li/KxOoU
  • The Lotus Building, A Massive Sculptural Building in China That Evokes 3 Stages of a Blooming Lotus Flower owl.li/K7g51
  • Circadian Surprise: How Our Body Clocks Help Shape Our Waistlines owl.li/K9wj5
  • The Century of the Self owl.li/K9LAm
  • Explorers Discover Ancient Lost City In Honduran Jungle owl.li/K9weq
  • An Explanation of Why People Get Bags and Dark Circles Under Their Eyes owl.li/K7dLM
  • Tavi Gevinson Is a Publisher, Actress and Style Icon — And a Teenager owl.li/K7dJ1
  • ◉ What Makes A Family Of Artists owl.li/KlcQd
  • Clayton Cameron: What Are The Mathematics of Jazz? owl.li/K76aR
  • What All This Bad News Is Doing to Us owl.li/K7dB7
  • ◉ Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative By Austin Kleon - smartercreativity.com/recommendation…
  • The Secret Life of the Aluminum Can, a Feat of Engineering owl.li/K6X1M
  • The Prado Museum Creates the First Art Exhibition for the Visually Impaired, Using 3D Printing owl.li/K7dqK
  • ◉ Tokyo Reverse - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/3/15…
  • History's Most Iconic Photos, Recreated in Miniature owl.li/K6WM4
  • Lindsey Graham Isn’t Alone: 9 Percent Of Americans Have Never Sent An Email owl.li/K79OX
  • Research shows the appeal of untestable beliefs, and how it leads to a polarized society owl.li/K7g0X
  • The Pocket Watch Was the World’s First Wearable Tech Game Changer owl.li/K76tA
  • Explore the World’s Languages with this Cool Interactive Map owl.li/K6Wn2
  • People Ignore a Giant Lump Growing on a Street in This Clever Cancer PSA Stunt owl.li/K6WgP
  • ◉ How To Be Polite owl.li/KlcO2
  • Are humans getting cleverer? owl.li/K5IyE
  • Boston Globe launches interactive timeline and podcast for bombing trial owl.li/K6V71
  • Paul Taylor, at 84, Has a New Mission With American Modern Dance owl.li/K5ItD
  • What You Do at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Is Who You Are owl.li/K6Pbp
  • ◉ The Good, The Bad & The Hangry - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/3/15…
  • With Misattributed Constable Masterpiece, a Rare Look Into the Imprecise World of Art Identification owl.li/K5I0W
  • Holi 2015: Stunning Photos of Holi, the Festival of Colors owl.li/K6P3K
  • To digitize a brain, first slice 2,000 times with a very sharp blade owl.li/K6M50
  • Moving Photos Show Climate Change Destroying The Nomadic Way Of Life In Mongolia owl.li/K4X0f
  • Did a Human or a Computer Write This? owl.li/K4Mo5
  • Empire State Building daredevil photos will give you vertigo owl.li/K4LUX
  • ◉ Restoration Hardware’s Mail-Order Extravagance owl.li/KlcJ7
  • This is what happens to your brain when you stop eating sugar owl.li/K4nBc
  • Swiss pilots to attempt first around-the-world solar flight owl.li/K4LSG
  • ◉ Recommended: The Swerve: How the World Became Modern - smartercreativity.com/recommendation…
  • Playing Monopoly With the Woman Who Wrote the Book on It owl.li/K4nh3
  • Think reddit is a Productivity Killer? Here are 9 subreddits That Will Help Your Career owl.li/K4nMe
  • 50 Amazing Color Photographs of New York City in the 1970s owl.li/K4nfq
  • ◉ Photoshop Experts Using Photoshop 1.0 - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/3/14…
  • 7 films by Albert Maysles everyone should watch owl.li/K4nDA
  • How Arts Education Fuels the Creative Economy owl.li/K4VXO
  • The Very First Issues of 19 Famous Magazines owl.li/K4ndC
  • Is It Time to Kill Daylight Saving? owl.li/K4n7C
  • Archaeologists discover 'extraordinary' tomb of ancient Celtic prince owl.li/K4n44
  • Graphic need: it's time to bring design into the spotlight owl.li/K3Kub
  • Inside The Post-Minecraft Life Of Billionaire Gamer God Markus Persson owl.li/K4lSa
  • The Chemistry of Why van Gogh Reds Are Going White owl.li/K3Ksx
  • HTML5 UP! Responsive HTML5 and CSS3 Site Templates owl.li/K3M5Z
  • How Silicon Valley Shapes Our Future owl.li/K3Kim
  • MoMA Recognizes Susan Kare, The Designer Of The Macintosh's Original Icons owl.li/K3LIo
  • 10 of the world’s best concert halls owl.li/K3Lad
  • The secret life of a public library security guard owl.li/K4lQq
  • Take First-Class Philosophy Courses Anywhere with Free Oxford Podcasts owl.li/K3K2p
  • The World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies of 2015 in Advertising/Marketing owl.li/K3K0W
  • Philosophers Drinking Coffee: The Excessive Habits of Kant, Voltaire & Kierkegaard owl.li/K3HnI
  • The First Customer Service Complaint in Recorded History (1750 B.C.) owl.li/K3JHq
  • Pink Floyd's David Gilmour Sings Shakespeare's Sonnet 18 owl.li/K3HfJ
  • An artist's field guide to nature's overlooked wonders owl.li/K3HBj
  • The History of the World in 46 Lectures From Columbia University owl.li/K3H4X
  • Bald Eagle in Pennsylvania Is Covered in Snow up to Its Head While Protecting Its Eggs owl.li/K3HzC
  • William Gibson on fashion owl.li/K3K73
  • PBS Food: Where Is the Best Pizza in America? owl.li/K3HyF
  • A Brief History of Robots and Their Place in Human Society owl.li/K3GU2
  • Your Creative Calendar: 71 Things To Do, See, and Hear This March owl.li/K29u2
  • ◉ The Adobe Illustrator Story owl.li/K3KGi
  • Guide to critical thinking, research, data and theory: Overview for journalists  owl.li/K1U11
  • The Eiffel Tower Now Has Two Beautiful Wind Turbines owl.li/K27k9
  • Did dark matter kill the dinosaurs? owl.li/K1Ca7
  • MySpace – what went wrong: ‘The site was a massive spaghetti-ball mess’ owl.li/K1WUt
  • The Financial Times interviews Jony Ive: The man behind the Apple Watch owl.li/K1wGw
  • Coke Experiments With New Universal Branding owl.li/K1Uda
  • The Intersection of Art and Math . Activities for Kids: Adventures In Learning owl.li/K3H4d
  • Is 10 p.m. Really the Perfect Bedtime? owl.li/K1U68

Antonio Ortiz

Antonio Ortiz has always been an autodidact with an eclectic array of interests. Fascinated with technology, advertising and culture he has forged a career that combines them all. In 1991 Antonio developed one of the very first websites to market the arts. It was text based, only available to computer scientists, and increased attendance to the Rutgers Arts Center where he had truly begun his professional career. Since then Antonio has been an early adopter and innovator merging technology and marketing with his passion for art, culture and entertainment. For a more in-depth look at those passions, visit SmarterCreativity.com.

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The Week's Links: March 13, 2015

ALL THE LINKS POSTED ON SOCIAL NETWORKS THIS WEEK:

  • The Financial Times interviews Jony Ive: The man behind the Apple Watch owl.li/K1wGw
  • Coke Experiments With New Universal Branding owl.li/K1Uda
  • The Intersection of Art and Math . Activities for Kids: Adventures In Learning owl.li/K3H4d
  • Is 10 p.m. Really the Perfect Bedtime? owl.li/K1U68
  • NASA Research Suggests Mars Once Had More Water than Earth’s Arctic Ocean owl.li/K1wl1
  • This is brilliant: Highlighting an invisible conversation between hip hop and art before the 16th century owl.li/K1wfT
  • ◉ Can you relate? owl.li/K3KEY
  • Student’s Faucet Design Saves Water By Swirling It Into Beautiful Patterns owl.li/K1nRM
  • Why Does Q (Almost) Always Go With a U? owl.li/K1vO6
  • NASA Probe Reaches Orbit Around Dwarf Planet owl.li/K1na4
  • The View From the End of the Great Wall of China owl.li/K1vJw
  • Terry Pratchett, author of the Discworld series, dies aged 66 owl.li/KfBgg
  • The Best Of MoMA Curator Paola Antonelli’s Reddit AMA owl.li/JZsg0
  • Can’t focus? Maybe you’re a creative genius. owl.li/K1oXs
  • Physicists Finally See Light as a Particle and a Wave at the Same Time owl.li/K1wnW
  • MIT Inventors Turn Power Cords Into Gadget Interfaces owl.li/K1nXl
  • Why Our Brains Love High Ceilings owl.li/JYhCv
  • Live From Pentagram, It's Saturday Night Live: The Book! owl.li/JYfwJ
  • ◉ Vint Cerf Explains The Internet's Address Book owl.li/K3KDG
  • A Guide to Easy Cybersecurity for Journalists owl.li/JW4bN
  • What The Hell Do Sound Mixers Do? owl.li/JWioN
  • Hunters Find a Frozen 10,000-Year-Old Baby Woolly Rhino owl.li/JW3Pd
  • Scientific Curiosity Kept Our Ancestors Alive, with Bill Nye owl.li/JW7oz
  • Composing for Hollywood owl.li/JW2RG
  • Creativity Top 5: The Best Brand Ideas of the Week owl.li/KcJID
  • Big Think: The 2015 Exponential Leaders List owl.li/JW510
  • Genius Who Built A Nuclear Fusion Reactor At 17 Takes On The Payments Industry owl.li/JW4i4
  • How To Make Sundays Suck Less owl.li/JYMLk
  • Music Lessons Were the Best Thing Your Parents Ever Did for You owl.li/JVPtO
  • ◉ Barcelona: Beautiful Timelapse Short Film owl.li/K3KCh
  • It’s Back! The LHC Prepares for Round Two - The Nature of Reality owl.li/JVOCU
  • First HBO Now: Game of Thrones' fifth season will air simultaneously worldwide each week. TV biz shifting right there owl.li/KaCWA
  • 8 Tips For Creating Great Stories From George R.R. Martin, Junot Diaz, And Other Top Storytellers owl.li/JVPrp
  • Marvel Will Unlock Its New Avengers Trailer Once Enough Fans Have Tweeted About It owl.li/JVOtK
  • The Secret History Of Knock-Knock Jokes owl.li/JVPlo
  • The basics of the Higgs boson - Dave Barney and Steve Goldfarb owl.li/JVOpF
  • The East India Company: The original corporate raiders owl.li/JVP0T
  • TED Playlist: The funniest TED Talks owl.li/JVOK8
  • Ivy League For Free: What One Man Learned By Crashing Elite Colleges For 4 Years owl.li/JW2za
  • AP will use software to write NCAA game stories owl.li/JVxzG
  • Stop Having One-Hour Meetings owl.li/JVxdt
  • ◉ The Creative Influence: Michael Bierut owl.li/K3KAK
  • 25 Predictions For What Marketing Will Look Like In 2020 owl.li/JVpqJ
  • Your “Just For Fun” Projects Are What Set You Apart owl.li/JVx5c
  • Chilean Volcano Spews a Spectacular Lava Fountain owl.li/JUETI
  • ◉ Recommended: Hello World: Where Design Meets Life - smartercreativity.com/recommendation…
  • The 3-Minute Solution to Procrastination owl.li/JVwUe
  • Building a Better Train to Brooklyn owl.li/JSXR7
  • ◉ Umbrella Cam's View of Wintry New York - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/3/8/…
  • 7 Ways to Capture Someone’s Attention owl.li/JVse6
  • 15 political clichés journalists should avoid owl.li/JVAVg
  • 7.3 Billion People, One Building owl.li/JVrKs
  • In London, A Secret Underground Bar Hidden In A Train Carriage owl.li/JQ2G2
  • Accompanists: the unsung heroes of music owl.li/JQ1IP
  • IBM creates automated test to check accessibility features of mobile apps owl.li/JSVUU
  • How Curriculum Innovation Works (and Doesn’t) owl.li/JPZoa
  • 5 Trends Shaping The Future Of Architecture owl.li/JSTVA
  • What's the healthiest way to keep everyone caffeinated? owl.li/JQvCR
  • Why Stencil Typography Is Here To Stay owl.li/JSTS4
  • 13 TED Talks from Nobel Prize winners owl.li/JSGqS
  • The Plot to Free North Korea With Smuggled Episodes of 'Friends' owl.li/JQuHc
  • Are humans getting cleverer? owl.li/JQtQJ
  • Amazing: The Algorithmic Sea owl.li/JPRja
  • The Official Nintendo Style Guide From 1993 owl.li/JPR85
  • NASA satellites show rain in detail like never before owl.li/JPOSS
  • The Beautiful Canadian Rockies Shine in the Photography of Chris Burkard owl.li/JPQUZ
  • Marissa Mayer Has Completed Step One owl.li/JPHiC
  • Why Aren't There B Batteries? owl.li/JPQQm
  • Who Killed Tony the Tiger? owl.li/JPxxI
  • What It’s Like to Need Hardly Any Sleep owl.li/JPPOv
  • Fascinating Literary Rumors owl.li/JPZgi
  • In the End, People May Really Just Want to Date Themselves owl.li/JPP9T
  • The Last of the Typewriter Men: A dynasty of repairmen is keeping the world’s typewriters from going obsolete owl.li/JPw9f
  • On the 20th Anniversary – The History of Yahoo’s Founding owl.li/JPu6p
  • ◉ Tony Schwartz: To Solve Big Problems, Change Your Process owl.li/JQksx
  • London's Fantastical Competition to Build Another Iconic Bridge owl.li/JJDBP
  • Can I make my brain as plastic as a child’s? owl.li/JOpYX
  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Heist: 25 Years of Theories owl.li/JJDwj
  • Documentarian Albert Maysles Has Died at Age 88 owl.li/K1xWI
  • Victor Hugo Also Created Dramatic Pen and Ink Drawings owl.li/JNCic
  • Brilliant Work: Salvation Army Turns #TheDress Into a Powerful Domestic Violence Ad owl.li/K1pnq
  • How Google's Silence Helped Net Neutrality Win owl.li/JJDsR
  • What It’s Like to Need Hardly Any Sleep owl.li/JNwlV
  • How the Photocopier Changed the Way We Worked—and Played owl.li/JPwiq
  • Beautiful: Shot on iPhone 6 - World Gallery owl.li/JNhaT

Antonio Ortiz

Antonio Ortiz has always been an autodidact with an eclectic array of interests. Fascinated with technology, advertising and culture he has forged a career that combines them all. In 1991 Antonio developed one of the very first websites to market the arts. It was text based, only available to computer scientists, and increased attendance to the Rutgers Arts Center where he had truly begun his professional career. Since then Antonio has been an early adopter and innovator merging technology and marketing with his passion for art, culture and entertainment. For a more in-depth look at those passions, visit SmarterCreativity.com.

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The Week's Links: March 6, 2015

ALL THE LINKS POSTED ON SOCIAL NETWORKS THIS WEEK:

  • Take a step forward: Netflix and online video http://owl.li/JJD95
  • Beautiful: Shot on iPhone 6 - World Gallery http://owl.li/JNhaT
  • How the Photocopier Changed the Way We Worked—and Played http://owl.li/JPwiq
  • What It’s Like to Need Hardly Any Sleep http://owl.li/JNwlV
  • How Google's Silence Helped Net Neutrality Win http://owl.li/JJDsR
  • NASA Upgrades Giant Rocket-Carrying Vehicle owl.li/JJCMi
  • ◉ Joi Ito: Want to innovate? Deploy or die. owl.li/JQkmQ
  • The End of the Big Mac owl.li/JJCc9
  • Astronomers Discover A Supermassive Black Hole Dating To Cosmic Dawn owl.li/JJCDG
  • New Fabric Tech Could Be Outerwear's Biggest Advance in 40 Years owl.li/JJC6o
  • How ‘The Grapes of Wrath’ Got Its Name owl.li/JJCxT
  • All the Colors in That Dress Go Back to the Same Etymological Source owl.li/JJAsJ
  • This Infographic Explains Mobile Advertising Viewability owl.li/JJCvb
  • TED Playlist: Talks to get you through your quarter-life crisis owl.li/JJCqu
  • You Don’t Have to Be the Boss to Change How Your Company Works owl.li/JJDpx
  • The World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies Backed By Kickstarter In 2015 owl.li/JHtA1
  • Police Arrest Brothers Who Sold a Fake Goya ... and Were Paid with Fake Cash owl.li/JHtrZ
  • ◉ Being Digital: Nicholas Negroponte: A 30-year history of the future owl.li/JQkg4
  • New York City Ballet Applies a Surreal Touch to Build Audiences owl.li/JHt1F
  • The man who made Monet: how impressionism was saved from obscurity owl.li/JHtjs
  • The 2015 Sony World Photography Awards owl.li/JHsE3
  • What Amadeus gets wrong owl.li/JHtf9
  • Creativity Top 5: The Best Brand Ideas of the Week owl.li/JVPNS
  • Next Stop Atlantic: How Old New York Subway Cars Became Artificial Reefs owl.li/JHsxB
  • The Game Has Changed: Nonprofits Now Compete with For-Profits (DATA) owl.li/JHtb1
  • Bill Gates on The Verge: Can we eradicate some of the world's worst diseases by 2030? owl.li/JHtEL
  • How dancers learn their steps: music, muscle memory and mystery owl.li/JHt63
  • Centuries Before Memes, There Were The LOLCats Of Japanese Woodprints owl.li/JHprK
  • How Google’s Crazy Stratospheric Internet Balloons Matured Into a Technology That Could Bring Billions More People Online...
  • ◉ Nick Crocker: Thirty Things I've Learned owl.li/JQk7w
  • Archaeologists unearth remarkably intact Roman tombstone under parking lot in England owl.li/JGzjE
  • Google Search Algorithm Adds Mobile-Friendly Factors & App Indexing To Ranking owl.li/JH6XP
  • The Graphics Were the Best Part of the Oscars owl.li/JErGJ
  • Shakespeare's First Folio to Get 50-State Tour owl.li/JH1Za
  • The $19-billion question: Is Snapchat the new television? owl.li/JErlm
  • New Research Shows We're All Bad Listeners Who Think We Work Too Much owl.li/JGLvY
  • The Amazing Junk Stackers of Palermo owl.li/JHstL
  • How To Design The World's Biggest Airport Terminal owl.li/JGCMe
  • Adobe and Fast Company have partnered to develop a new set of tools for digital storytelling. owl.li/JEr7F
  • Spark's Scott Hess Explains How the Under-14 Crowd Will Remake Media owl.li/JElDK
  • ◉ Angela Ahrendts: Starting Anew owl.li/JQjXA
  • Why 40-Year-Old Tech Is Still Running America's Air Traffic Control owl.li/JEjhc
  • The Mathematics Behind Getting All That Damned Snow Off Your Street owl.li/JEl9b
  • Steven Pinker’s Mind Games owl.li/JEiIg
  • Watch a stunning blue sunset -- on Mars owl.li/JEkC1
  • Artificial intelligence program teaches itself to play Atari games -- and it can beat your high score owl.li/JEi4J
  • The First Selfie in Space and More Stellar Vintage NASA Photos owl.li/JEjGA
  • The unexpected math behind Van Gogh's "Starry Night" - Natalya St. Clair owl.li/JEjjX
  • The age of the super-subscriber owl.li/JErhR
  • A Playlist of 172 Songs from Wes Anderson Soundtracks: From Bottle Rocket to The Grand Budapest Hotel owl.li/JDZRN
  • A Story That Could Only Be Told Online owl.li/JDX70
  • Maria Rodale’s 10 Ideas That Could Rock the Magazine World owl.li/JBJ6I
  • The near and far future of libraries owl.li/JDTdA
  • 15 Epic Photos of Buildings You'll Never Be Allowed to Enter owl.li/JBaJL
  • Rent-a-Wright: High Architecture That Anyone Can Enjoy (for a Price) owl.li/JDRyx
  • Anything’s Possible: The Wild Imagination of Ennio Morricone owl.li/JBaEQ
  • Americans Think Geniuses Are Men: Inside Our Contradictory Attitudes On Brilliance owl.li/JDMGs
  • What Star Wars Characters Are Called in French owl.li/JDwwh
  • Meta-design: The intersection of art, design, and computation owl.li/JE1g1
  • This Is Your Brain On Cheesesteak owl.li/JBacN
  • Ballet Shoes Perfectly Preserved In Block Of Ice owl.li/JB9Xo
  • How dancers learn their steps: music, muscle memory and mystery owl.li/JB7xu
  • Snowden: Spy Agencies 'Screwed All of Us' in Hacking Crypto Keys owl.li/JB9S4
  • On meta-design and algorithmic design systems owl.li/JAV15
  • How Smartphones Hurt Sleep owl.li/JB9xW
  • Use the 52/17 Rule to Maximize Productivity owl.li/JATJY
  • A 'SWARM' of LEDs Immerses a Dancer in Light owl.li/JB7M8
  • ‘Recently Rejected’, A Blog Featuring Unpublished & Unseen Work By Creatives owl.li/JBayc
  • The Five Elements of Dance owl.li/JB7ED
  • Richard Branson: The Importance Of Taking Notes owl.li/JAe7R
  • Inside Adobe’s Innovation Kit owl.li/JAdgi
  • ◉ A Dance Interlude owl.li/JwLNJ
  • 25 Writers on Fashion, Clothing, and Style owl.li/JAc5b
  • Oscars Graphics: The Creative Team Behind Those Stylish Introductions owl.li/JzlOW
  • Ricky Gervais: The Difference Between American and British Humour owl.li/JAbol
  • Learning to Like Spicier Food owl.li/JzlG2
  • This Guy Composed an Entire Album Using Playing Cards owl.li/Jzmcd
  • How Paul Rand Pioneered The Era Of Design-Led Business owl.li/JAej9
  • Alexandra Byrne Told Us What It Was Like to Make Costumes for Marvel's Biggest Movies owl.li/Jzm9r

Antonio Ortiz

Antonio Ortiz has always been an autodidact with an eclectic array of interests. Fascinated with technology, advertising and culture he has forged a career that combines them all. In 1991 Antonio developed one of the very first websites to market the arts. It was text based, only available to computer scientists, and increased attendance to the Rutgers Arts Center where he had truly begun his professional career. Since then Antonio has been an early adopter and innovator merging technology and marketing with his passion for art, culture and entertainment. For a more in-depth look at those passions, visit SmarterCreativity.com.

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