1. Slate’s history of the paper clip — is it the perfect design?
4. How will this change your work life? (via Time).
5. A simple, contemporary, and energy-efficient home for less than $100,000 in Alberta, Canada (via Arch Daily).
6. Inthralld’s post on this house built for family with deaf parents in Tokyo.
7. “How to Be Happier at Work: 3 Tips” from Inc.
8. Have you seen the Microsoft Hardware Limited Edition Artist Series? (Bonus: Free desktop wallpapers.)
9. This TED Talk from IDEO founder David Kelley about building creative confidence (via swissmiss).
10. All sorts of inspiration on exp.lore.com.