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StarCraft: Remastered – Emulating a buffer overflow for fun and profit [pdf]

OpenSC2K – An Open Source Remake of SimCity 2000

Dabbling in the Cryptographic World (1999)

Amazon key hacked, attacker gains unauthorized access to home

Exploiting modern microarchitectures: Meltdown, Spectre, and other attacks [pdf]

Port Automation: Robots Play Growing Role in Handling Ship Containers

Migrating to Python 3 with pleasure

Pyramid schemes causing social harm in China – crackdowns may not be working

Tackling the Internet’s Central Villain: The Advertising Business

Show HN: A Tetris clone written in ES6 using React

Early Facebook and Google Employees Form a Center for Humane Technology

Show HN: I implemented seamless copy and paste of images, and wrote a tutorial

The Piranha of Portugal: the Greatest Counterfeiter of All Time (2014)

You thought quantum mechanics was weird: check out entangled time

Natural Sounding Artificial Reverberation (1962) [pdf]

When Whimsical Anti-Theft Tea Caddies Protected the World’s Most Precious Leaf

RustBelt: securing the foundations of the Rust programming language

Show HN: Embedding Deep Learning models into your Slides using R

How Facebook took the news business

Unlocking Secrets of Sour Flavors with Something Found in Your Ears

Google Cloud Platform Arrives in Canada with Launch of Montréal Region

UK’s Royal Mint Launches Gold-Backed Cryptocurrency

Show HN: Forms for your static site – submitted to Telegram

The Origin of the word Daemon (2002)

The Story of Tetris [video]

In a society obsessed with success, how do we come to terms with failure?

Announcing ncurses 6.1 – now supports 24bit RGB “direct-color”

Things that were more likely to kill you in 1970s Britain than today

Show HN: Online web tools to get your work done faster

Government to borrow nearly $1 trillion this year 84 percent jump from last year

Show HN: Simple Print – Convert web articles into printable PDFs

Single Page Application Is Not a Silver Bullet

Show HN: RandoCoin- a cryptocurrency that randomly changes price every 5 minutes

MIT 6.S099: Artificial General Intelligence

Microsoft Office could be a bigger productivity drain than Candy Crush

Why are successful professionals still working 70 hours a week?

We can teach women to code, but that just creates another problem

SpaceX’s hot new monster rocket ready for first test flight

A pessimistic vision of India’s looming environmental and economic collapse

Demographic Consequences of Defeating Aging

HappyOrNot terminals look simple, but the information they gather is revelatory

Cryptocurrency historical price data collector library in Python 3

The Continued Battle Against Dangerous Nonsense

Nuster – A web caching proxy server based on HAProxy

A short history of Zhvandun, Afghanistan’s lost magazine

How the term ’open source’ was coined 20 years ago

At Tesla’s Factory, Building the Car of the Future Consequences for Some Workers

Ripcord allegedly fires employee over claims of toxic work environment

Spain cracks King Ferdinand’s 500-year-old secret code

The differences between English and Korean

Tesla proposes large grid-connected home solar project in Australia

6 Months – Zero Progress – $1.3 in Bank :(

Bitcoin has a huge scaling problem–Lightning could be the solution