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Voting could move to the comfort of your home, Lena Dunham snapchats "Girls" fans, and more.

Rachel Pincus
Rachel Pincus on January 7, 2014.

LG’s huge portfolio of smart home devices will soon be textable. TechCrunch

Researchers at Clemson University have developed a next-generation digital voting system. GigaOM

Could Joaquin Phoenix’s high-wasted pants from Her be the next “it” menswear? The Guardian

Garmin is switching to wearables with its VivoFit band. The Verge

Isaac Mizrahi will be designing a new Kleenex box and ad campaign. AdAge

Pandora is bringing advertising to its in-car services. AdWeek

Liz Danzico is NPR’s first-ever creative director, and she’s focusing on how it looks. Fast Company

Gawker’s traffic whisperer Neetzan Zimmerman is leaving to work on an app called Whisper. The Drum

New York plans to authorize medical marijuana use in 20 of its hospitals. ANIMAL New York

Girls HBO is using Snapchat as an advertising platform. Mashable

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