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Advanced Data Analysis from an Elementary Point of View [pdf] http://www.stat.cmu.edu/~cshalizi/ADAfaEPoV/ADAfaEPoV.pdf

Show HN: Decentralized application starter with Vue, Ethereum and IPFS https://github.com/redacademy/vue-ethereum-ipfs

Project: 2ine – OS/2 emulator for Linux https://www.patreon.com/posts/project-2ine-16513790

The 1700 ton telco building that was relocated while running, in 1950 https://99percentinvisible.org/episode/managed-retreat/2/

Tis-interpreter: An interpreter for detecting undefined behavior in standard C https://github.com/TrustInSoft/tis-interpreter

Apache OpenWhisk – A serverless, open-source cloud platform https://openwhisk.apache.org/

What Made Lisp Different (2002) http://www.paulgraham.com/diff.html

Human-sheep hybrids pave way for diabetes cure and mass organ transplants http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/02/17/worlds-first-human-sheep-hybrids-pave-way-diabetes-cure-mass/

The Evil Within the Comparison Functions https://www.viva64.com/en/b/0509/

The random walk of cars and their collision probabilities with planets https://arxiv.org/abs/1802.04718

Introduction to Apple WatchKit with Core Motion – Tracking Jumping Jacks https://heartbeat.fritz.ai/introduction-to-apple-watchkit-with-core-motion-tracking-jumping-jacks-259ee80d1210

Secure APIs Deployed to Kubernetes with OAuth2 Using JWT Tokens Leased by Vault https://banzaicloud.com/blog/oauth2-vault/

Monadic I/O and Unix shell programming (2001) http://okmij.org/ftp/Computation/monadic-shell.html

Optimizing global constant data structures using relative references http://duriansoftware.com/joe/Optimizing-global-constant-data-structures-using-relative-references.html

End-to-end differentiable learning of protein structure https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2018/02/14/265231

MIDIMonster: Multi-Protocol Translation (MIDI, OSC, ArtNet, Evdev Input) https://github.com/cbdevnet/midimonster

How NYC’s subway got wireless in the tunnels https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/17/engineering-against-all-odds/

Writing a Wayland Compositor, Part 1: Hello Wlroots https://drewdevault.com/2018/02/17/Writing-a-Wayland-compositor-1.html

Quasistatic Cavity Resonance for Ubiquitous Wireless Power Transfer http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0169045

Cure53: Browser Security Whitepaper (2017) [pdf] https://cure53.de/browser-security-whitepaper.pdf

Show HN: Easypz.js automatically makes visualizations interactive via pan and zoom https://easypz.io/

$2 hardware SSH keys storage https://github.com/nuclearcat/cedarkey

Visa confirms Coinbase wasn’t at fault for overcharging users https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/16/visa-coinbase-not-at-fault/

The Gluten Project: A Search Engine for 35K Certified Gluten-Free Products https://glutenproject.com/

Sequential Testing for Determining Cat Chirality http://blog.dimview.org/math/2017/07/28/cat-chirality.html

Toyota Prius software fix may reduce fuel efficiency, experts say http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-fi-toyota-prius-defect-20180218-story.html

A list of swag opportunities for developers https://github.com/swapagarwal/swag-for-dev

Deprecation notice: Removing anonymous gist creation https://github.com/blog/2503-deprecation-notice-removing-anonymous-gist-creation

Like Peter Thiel, Tech Workers Feel Alienated by Silicon Valley ‘Echo Chamber’ https://www.wsj.com/articles/like-peter-thiel-others-feel-alienated-by-silicon-valley-groupthink-1518962400

The Wikipedia Zero program will end in 2018 https://blog.wikimedia.org/2018/02/16/partnerships-new-approach/

Facebook admits SMS notifications sent using two-factor number was caused by bug https://www.theverge.com/2018/2/16/17022162/facebook-two-factor-authentication-sms-notifications-security-bug

Rochefort – Poor Man’s Kafka https://github.com/jackdoe/rochefort

Newly observed optical state could enable quantum computing with photons http://news.mit.edu/2018/physicists-create-new-form-light-0215

Who’s Going to Buy the International Space Station? https://www.wired.com/story/whos-going-to-buy-the-international-space-station

Michael Lewis and the parable of the lucky man taking the extra cookie (2017) http://kottke.org/17/06/michael-lewis-and-the-parable-of-the-lucky-man-taking-the-extra-cookie

Senate Bill 827 could raise height limits throughout San Fran, transform city http://www.sfexaminer.com/senate-bill-827-raise-height-limits-throughout-sf-transform-city

Show HN: Raw.macro – Webpack raw-loader implemented as babel-plugin-macros https://github.com/pveyes/raw.macro

Countries with more gender equality have fewer female STEM grads http://www.thejournal.ie/gender-equality-countries-stem-girls-3848156-Feb2018/

Stop replacing London’s phone boxes with corporate surveillance http://www.wired.co.uk/article/linkuk-bt-google-free-wifi-and-calls-london

Show HN: Chomper – An Internet Blocker for Linux https://github.com/aniketpanjwani/chomper

Machine Learning with TensorFlow is now published http://tensorflowbook.com/?new

Troy Hurtubise’s dream of fighting a grizzly in homemade armour still haunts him http://nationalpost.com/feature/he-was-a-viral-sensation-before-the-internet-cheapened-that-status

Herbert Simon: The Architecture of Complexity (1962) [pdf] http://ecoplexity.org/files/uploads/Simon.pdf

ScalaNLP – A suite of machine learning and numerical computing libraries http://www.scalanlp.org/

Traces of Old Egyptian in Eurasian languages? https://pannous.github.io/hieros/

Professionals need our 4:3 screens http://www.cs.put.poznan.pl/csobaniec/43.html

Researchers Say They’ve Created a 90% Accurate Blood Test for Autism https://gizmodo.com/researchers-say-theyve-created-a-90-accurate-blood-tes-1823087752

It’s Perfectly Fine to Only Code at Work – Don’t Let Anyone Tell You Otherwise https://dev.to/ben/its-perfectly-fine-to-only-code-at-work-dont-let-anyone-tell-you-otherwise--25i3

Inside Vancouver’s Brock Commons, World’s Tallest Mass Timber Building (2017) https://www.archdaily.com/879625/inside-vancouvers-brock-commons-the-worlds-tallest-timber-structured-building

Ancient Artists Carved Camels in Saudi Desert’s Stone https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/15/science/camels-sculptures-desert-saudi-arabia.html

Installing PostmarketOS on Mozilla Flame (Weston and Plasma Mobile) https://sizeofcat.github.io/post/postmarketos-on-mozilla-flame/

The Navy’s Electromagnetic Railgun Is Both Alive and Dead https://taskandpurpose.com/navy-electromagnetic-railgun-budget-2019/

Agile Is Dead (2015) [pdf] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-BOSpxYJ9M

DIY underwater monitoring with an Arduino-based logging platform https://hackaday.com/2018/02/16/underwater-logging-for-science/

Phylogenomic Reclassification of the World’s Most Venemous Spiders https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-19946-2

We Studied 6,452 SaaS Companies. The Findings Will Make You Grow https://www.chargebee.com/blog/saas-business-growth-findings/

Twitter deleted 200,000 Russian troll tweets. Read them here https://www.nbcnews.com/news/amp/ncna844731

The Debatable Land: The Lost World Between Scotland and England https://www.spectator.co.uk/2018/02/was-king-arthur-really-a-roman-centurion-called-artorius/

Consumption of ultra-processed foods and cancer risk http://www.bmj.com/content/360/bmj.k322

Migrating Batch ETL to Stream Processing:A Netflix Case Study with Kafka and Flink https://www.infoq.com/articles/netflix-migrating-stream-processing#

Residential solar is cheap, but can it get cheaper? Paths to $0.05 per kWh https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/02/residential-solar-is-cheap-but-can-it-get-cheaper-paths-to-0-05-per-kwh/

Show HN: Cargo – A minimal browser with almost no UI. Contributors wanted! https://github.com/herber/cargo

AWS Lambda Go vs. Node.js performance benchmark: updated https://hackernoon.com/aws-lambda-go-vs-node-js-performance-benchmark-1c8898341982

That Grumpy BSD Guy: A Life Lesson in Mishandling SMTP Sender Verification http://bsdly.blogspot.com/2018/02/a-life-lesson-in-mishandling-smtp.html

Game Companies Oppose DMCA Exemption for ‘Abandoned’ Online Games https://torrentfreak.com/game-companies-oppose-dmca-exemption-for-abandoned-online-games-180217/

A Hacker Has Wiped a Spyware Company’s Servers–Again https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/3k7a5k/hacker-wipes-spyware-retina-x-flexispy

’Something was weird’: Inside the Russian effort to bamboozle Florida https://www.politico.com/story/2018/02/16/mueller-indictment-russia-florida-interference-416255?lo=ap_d1

A scientist captured an impossible photo of a single atom https://qz.com/1205279/photo-of-an-atom-a-scientist-captured-an-incredible-photograph/

Performance debugging: from 1.3X slower to 48X faster than Apache Kafka https://www.alexgallego.org/perf/toplev/2018/02/08/performance-debugging.html