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Telegram has raised an initial $850M for its billion-dollar ICO https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/16/telegram-ico-850-million/

React Native and Yoga Both Given MIT Licence by Facebook https://github.com/facebook/react-native/commit/26684cf3adf4094eb6c405d345a75bf8c7c0bf88

Borneo Lost More Than 100k Orangutans from 1999 to 2015 https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/15/science/orangutans-endangered-species.html

Graphical linear algebra: from matrixes to monoids https://graphicallinearalgebra.net/

A look at the J language: the fine line between genius and insanity (2012) https://scottlocklin.wordpress.com/2012/09/18/a-look-at-the-j-language-the-fine-line-between-genius-and-insanity/

ICO startups band together to create $100M+ grant fund for Ethereum projects https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/16/ethereum-community-fund/

Truly native apps using Vue.js and NativeScript https://nativescript-vue.org/

IDEA: A series of nonverbal algorithm assembly instructions https://idea-instructions.com

Show HN: Kismet – get an e-mail introduction to a fellow HN member every day https://findkismet.com

Go 1.10 Release Notes https://golang.org/doc/go1.10

How to Study Mathematics (2017) https://www.math.uh.edu/~dblecher/pf2.html

On Being the Right Size (1928) http://irl.cs.ucla.edu/papers/right-size.html

Zelle users are finding out the hard way there’s no fraud protection https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/16/zelle-users-are-finding-out-the-hard-way-theres-no-fraud-protection/

Poor fitness linked to weaker brain fiber, higher dementia risk http://www.utsouthwestern.edu/newsroom/articles/year-2018/fitness-dementia.html

Yes, code is data, but that’s not what makes Lisp cool http://blog.rongarret.info/2018/02/yes-code-is-data-but-thats-not-what.html

Accurate Genomic Prediction of Human Height http://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2017/09/19/190124

Ketamine blocks bursting in the lateral habenula to rapidly relieve depression https://www.nature.com/articles/nature25509

Show HN: OpenBSD Email Service – A free-email alternative https://github.com/vedetta-com/caesonia

History of Combinatorial Generation (2004) [pdf] http://www.antiquark.com/blogimg/fasc4b.pdf

Robotaxi permit gets Arizona’s OK; Waymo will start service in 2018 https://arstechnica.com/cars/2018/02/robotaxi-permit-gets-arizonas-ok-waymo-will-start-service-in-2018/

How to Focus Intensely [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wfKv2qG8d_w

Missing data hinder replication of artificial intelligence studies http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/02/missing-data-hinder-replication-artificial-intelligence-studies

PostgreSQL rocks, except when it blocks: Understanding locks https://www.citusdata.com/blog/2018/02/15/when-postgresql-blocks/

Real-time SFO plane location http://www.airportviewer.com/airport/KSFO

How Isaac Asimov shaped robotics and space exploration and predicted the Internet https://rossdawson.com/blog/best-futurists-ever-isaac-asimov-shaped-robotics-space-exploration-predicted-internet/

Feeling Good About the Future of Computer Science https://www.cray.com/blog/feel-good-future-computer-science/

’05 Annual Performance Review: Albert Einstein http://www.norvig.com/performance-review.html

Russian opposition leader Navalny’s name shifts snow in Moscow http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-43034642

Lab-Grown Meat Is Coming, Whether You Like It or Not https://www.wired.com/story/lab-grown-meat/

OpenSCHUFA – Reverse-engineering the algorithm of the German credit score agency https://okfn.de/blog/2018/02/openschufa-english/

Guy Spends Almost a Year Gluing 42,000 Matches to Make a Giant Sphere https://www.boredpanda.com/sphere-of-42000-matches-wallacemk

The Jim Roskind C/C++ Grammar http://blog.robertelder.org/jim-roskind-grammar/

The Breakup Museum: Archiving the Way We Were http://www.vqronline.org/essays-articles/2018/02/breakup-museum

Show HN: MathMax.io – Select the greater value https://mathmax.io/

A man who got away with $242M using ‘black magic’ http://www.bbc.com/news/stories-42878021

Show HN: Discover places that accept cryptocurrency payments https://coinmarketshops.com

Just what does “code as data” mean anyway? (2014) https://adambard.com/blog/what-is-homoiconicity/

Intelligence and all-cause mortality in a sample of Scottish Mental Survey 1947 https://academic.oup.com/ije/article/doi/10.1093/ije/dyx168/4085882/Intelligence-and-allcause-mortality-in-the-6Day

CommonMark is a useful, high-quality project http://www.oilshell.org/blog/2018/02/14.html

Show HN: High Performance Simple String Processing in C++ http://partow.net/programming/strtk/indx.html#tutorial

MIT Self-Driving Cars: Sacha Arnoud, Director of Engineering, Waymo https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=LSX3qdy0dFg

UK government should give £10K to every citizen under 55, a report suggests http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-43078920

Inside Russian Troll Farm, the Internet Research Agency (2015) https://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/07/magazine/the-agency.html

20 Years Ago: Project Code Rush – Netscape/Mozilla Documentary (1998) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Q7FTjhvZ7Y

2600 Accused of Using Unauthorized Ink Splotches (2015) https://2600.com/print/27097

Stripe: Environment https://stripe.com/environment

China is re-assigning 60,000 troops – to plant trees http://www.atimes.com/article/china-re-assigning-60000-troops-plant-trees/

Mueller: Russians conducted information warfare during election to help Trump https://www.cnbc.com/amp/2018/02/16/russians-indicted-in-special-counsel-robert-muellers-probe.html

90% of American public schools now hold mass shooting drills for students https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2018/2/16/17016382/school-shooting-drills-training

Go 1.10 is released https://blog.golang.org/go1.10

FCC Inspector General to Investigate Ajit Pai Over Sinclair Deal https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/15/technology/fcc-sinclair-ajit-pai.html

US vs. Internet Research Agency LLC https://www.justice.gov/file/1035477/download

James Damore’s labor complaint against Google was completely shut down https://www.theverge.com/2018/2/16/17021714/james-damore-google-nlrb-complaint-diversity-discrimination