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What to care about in a job https://www.benkuhn.net/job2

Disney loses bid to stop Redbox from selling its digital download codes https://www.theverge.com/2018/2/21/17036932/disney-redbox-lawsuit-star-wars-marvel-pixar-digital-downloads

"Pwned Passwords" V2 With Half a Billion Passwords https://www.troyhunt.com/ive-just-launched-pwned-passwords-version-2/

Comparative efficacy and acceptability of 21 antidepressant drugs http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(17)32802-7/fulltext

TetraScience (YC S15) Is Hiring Senior Software Engineers to Make Science Better https://tetrascience.workable.com/j/364CAD072D

Many patent holders stop looking to East Texas following Supreme Court ruling https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/10/patent-cases-in-east-texas-plunge-more-than-60-percent/

Programming ARM μC in Rust at four different levels of abstraction http://pramode.in/2018/02/20/programming-a-microcontroller-in-rust-at-four-levels-of-abstraction/

Using a laser to wirelessly charge a smartphone safely across a room https://phys.org/news/2018-02-laser-wirelessly-smartphone-safely-room.html

Ancient Britons ‘Replaced’ by Newcomers http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-43115485

Genetic Predisposition to Obesity and Medicare Expenditures [pdf] https://www.gwern.net/docs/genetics/selection/2017-wehby.pdf

DLVM: A modern compiler framework for neural network DSLs http://dlvm.org/

Show HN: Use encrypted passwords in shell scripts signed with your SSH key https://github.com/ahnick/encpass.sh

Go and Versioning: Minimal Version Selection https://research.swtch.com/vgo-mvs

Growing a company that sells miniature construction supplies to $17k a month https://www.starterstory.com/mini-materials

Startup Ideas We’d Like to Fund (2008) http://old.ycombinator.com/ideas.html

Floating point error is the least of my worries (2011) https://www.johndcook.com/blog/2011/11/01/floating-point-worries/

Show HN: Mux Video, a simple API to powerful video streaming https://mux.com

Go and Versioning: Reproducible, Verifiable, Verified Builds https://research.swtch.com/vgo-repro

Semantic Import Versioning https://research.swtch.com/vgo-import

A Chinese Casino company has set out to take over the U.S. island of Saipan https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-02-15/a-chinese-company-has-conquered-a-piece-of-america

Paper review: IPFS – Content addressed, versioned, P2P file system https://muratbuffalo.blogspot.com/2018/02/paper-review-ipfs-content-addressed.html

Technology Change Not the Culprit in Wages Falling Behind US Productivity Gains https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2018/02/technology-change-not-culprit-wages-falling-behind-us-productivity-gains.html

Show HN: Scale 3D, API for 3D labeling of LIDAR, camera, and radar data https://www.scaleapi.com/sensor-fusion-annotation#9ad1290

Show HN: GitMeet – Attract and Retain GitHub Project Contributors https://www.gitmeet.net/

Swedish consumers can now get affordable 10gbit internet https://www.bahnhof.se

Transparency and the AMP Project https://github.com/ampproject/amphtml/issues/13597

MeltdownPrime, SpectrePrime: Exploiting Invalidation-Based Coherence Protocols https://arxiv.org/pdf/1802.03802.pdf

Physics Makes Aging Inevitable, Not Biology (2016) http://nautil.us/issue/36/aging/physics-makes-aging-inevitable-not-biology

How and why I started angel investing http://joel.is/angel-investing/

Machine Learning: The High-Interest Credit Card of Technical Debt [pdf] https://static.googleusercontent.com/media/research.google.com/en//pubs/archive/43146.pdf

Why It’s So Hard to Actually Work in Shared Offices https://thewalrus.ca/why-its-so-hard-to-actually-work-in-shared-offices/

Show HN: Use machine learning and enlarge your image without losing quality https://deep-image.teonite.com/

Show HN: Introduction to Simple Computational Geometry Concepts Using C++ http://wykobi.com/tutorial0.html

Intel Ships (hopefully Stable) Microcode for Skylake, Kaby Lake, Coffee Lake https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/02/intel-ships-hopefully-stable-microcode-for-skylake-kaby-lake-coffee-lake/

OpenBSD Meltdown fix committed by guenther https://undeadly.org/cgi?action=article;sid=20180221201856

How We Bootstrapped Our Mailing List to Ramen Profitability of $2k/mo http://www.tachyonsoftware.io/2018-02-21/ramen-profitable

Ex-Google Employee Claims Wrongful Firing for Criticizing James Damore’s Memo https://www.wired.com/story/ex-google-employee-claims-wrongful-firing-for-criticizing-james-damores-memo/

Show HN: CSS selector generator for shortest, unique, robust selectors https://github.com/antonmedv/finder

Swype pioneered a new way to type on smartphones–now it’s dead https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/02/swype-keyboard-it-lived-everyone-copied-it-and-now-its-dead/

Neural Voice Cloning with a Few Samples http://research.baidu.com/neural-voice-cloning-samples/

Richard Branson: A.I. will eliminate jobs making free cash handouts necessary https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/20/richard-branson-a-i-will-make-universal-basic-income-necessary.html

Prestigious Science Journals Struggle to Reach Even Average Reliability https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fnhum.2018.00037/full

Why writing a linked list in Rusts is basically impossible https://rcoh.me/posts/rust-linked-list-basically-impossible/

The Game Boy Camera, one of Nintendo’s weirdest, most ingenious inventions https://www.avclub.com/celebrating-the-game-boy-camera-one-of-nintendo-s-weir-1823194235

Alcohol use disorder largest risk factor for dementia https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/02/180220183954.htm

SpaceX is about to quietly launch the first 2 of nearly 12,000 satellites to http://www.businessinsider.com/spacex-starlink-internet-satellite-launch-paz-youtube-2018-2

After Decades of Growth, Colleges Find It’s Survival of the Fittest https://www.wsj.com/articles/after-decades-of-growth-colleges-find-its-survival-of-the-fittest-1519209001

The ESA says preserving old online games isn’t ’necessary’ https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/20/esa-dmca-online-gaming-petition/

WhatsApp Co-Founder Puts $50M into Signal to Supercharge Encrypted Messaging https://www.wired.com/story/signal-foundation-whatsapp-brian-acton/

Why is Jeff Bezos building a giant ‘millennial’ clock inside a mountain? https://www.techradar.com/news/why-is-jeff-bezos-building-a-giant-millennial-clock-inside-a-mountain

Why You Should Ignore Every Founder’s Story About How They Started Their Company https://medium.com/@trevmckendrick/what-reed-hastings-sam-walton-can-teach-you-about-how-to-start-a-company-d38cfe0eafce

SkyTorrents Dumps Massive Torrent Database and Shuts Down https://torrentfreak.com/skytorrents-dumps-massive-torrent-database-and-shuts-down180221/

Why Sweden Clears Snow-Covered Walkways Before Roads https://usa.streetsblog.org/2018/01/24/why-sweden-clears-walkways-before-roads/

Construction begins on Jeff Bezos’ $42M 10,000-year clock https://www.theverge.com/tldr/2018/2/20/17031836/jeff-bezos-clock-10000-year-cost

Show HN: Let’s Build Atari Breakout in an Observable Notebook https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aznz6oLbuFQ

Archerysec – Open Source Vulnerability Assessment and Management https://howucan.gr/scripts-tools/2902-archerysec-open-source-vulnerability-assessment-and-management

Facebook appears Russia’s biggest useful idiot in Vladimir Putin’s bold war http://www.thedrum.com/opinion/2018/02/19/facebook-appears-russia-s-biggest-useful-idiot-vladimir-putin-s-bold-war

Show HN: Diversity ranking of 100 top tech companies http://www.deartechpeople.com/

Cancer vaccine eliminates all traces of cancer in mice http://www.kurzweilai.net/cancer-vaccine-eliminates-tumors-in-mice

Self-taught astronomer captures “shock breakout” phase of a supernova https://www.mercurynews.com/2018/02/21/self-taught-astronomer-makes-monumental-discovery/

Anti-depressants: Major study finds they work http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-43143889

Amazon Studios to Adapt Consider Phlebas, First Novel of the Culture Series http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=176060&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=2333693