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We should welcome the advances that are making hospitals less important https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/25/opinion/hospitals-becoming-obsolete.html

A Brief Introduction to Machine Learning for Engineers (2017) https://arxiv.org/abs/1709.02840

Requests-HTML: HTML Parsing for Humans https://github.com/kennethreitz/requests-html

KaiOS – A Powerful Smartphone Operating System https://www.kaiostech.com/

Mark Felt-Tipped: Uncovering top-secret information by counting pixels https://matthi.coffee/2018/mark-felt-tipped/

What I Learned Burning $14k on YouTube Ads for Candy Japan https://www.candyjapan.com/behind-the-scenes/what-i-learned-advertising-on-youtube

Mixing Vue.js templates with serverside templates can lead to XSS https://github.com/dotboris/vuejs-serverside-template-xss

ASCIIToSVG: Convert ASCII Diagrams to Beautiful SVGs https://github.com/dhobsd/asciitosvg#asciitosvg

Web application from scratch, part I https://defn.io/2018/02/25/web-app-from-scratch-01/

Tinkering with electronics https://www.thanassis.space/thebeast.html

Google Books wins case against authors over putting works online https://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/nov/14/google-books-wins-case-authors-online

The limitations of Steven Pinker’s optimism https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-02148-1

The History of .NET – Richard Campbell at NDC 2017 https://vimeo.com/239969756

Crankshaft – A GNU/Linux for the Raspberry Pi as an Android Auto headunit http://getcrankshaft.com/

What is happening in the Arctic is now beyond words, so here are the pictures http://www.climatecodered.org/2018/02/what-is-happening-in-arctic-is-now.html

The American midwest is quickly becoming a blue-collar version of Silicon Valley https://qz.com/1212875/the-american-midwest-is-quickly-becoming-a-blue-collar-version-of-silicon-valley/

A Crash Course on ML Modules (2015) https://jozefg.bitbucket.io/posts/2015-01-08-modules.html

Concrete Airmail Arrows: Accessing the Bay Area’s Unique ‘Double Arrow’ Set https://99percentinvisible.org/article/concrete-airmail-arrows-accessing-bay-areas-unique-double-arrow-set/

CTTK: Constant-Time Toolkit https://github.com/pornin/CTTK

Genetic contribution to neuroticism associated with affluence, health, longevity http://biorxiv.org/content/early/2017/06/06/146787

Llamatron “read me” file http://dadgum.com/halcyon/BOOK/MISC/LLAMA.HTM

Interstellar puzzle based on Graph Theory http://treksit.com/?gratheory

Ergonomics of the Symbolics Lisp Machine (2012) http://lispm.de/symbolics-lisp-machine-ergonomics

Cryptography: Or the History, Principles, and Practice of Cipher-Writing (1898) https://publicdomainreview.org/collections/cryptography-or-the-history-principles-and-practice-of-cipher-writing-1898/

An Artist’s Mission to Illustrate All the World’s Mythical Beasts https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/mythological-beasts-illustrations

What are we going to do with quantum computers? https://www.technologyreview.com/s/610250/hello-quantum-world/

Fedora on RISC-V bootable disk image https://fedorapeople.org/groups/risc-v/disk-images/

Studies are increasingly clear: Uber, Lyft congest cities https://www.denverpost.com/2018/02/25/uber-lyft-congest-cities/

Phoenix Framework. Authentication and Authorization Using Plugs http://whatdidilearn.info/2018/02/25/phoenix-authentication-and-authorization-using-plugs.html

Y Combinator CEO AMA: “I Got Kicked Out of Yale Then Sold My Startup for $1B” http://blog.capitalandgrowth.org/michael-seibel/

Global Warming Predictions May Now Be a Lot Less Uncertain https://www.wired.com/story/the-dizzying-science-of-climate-change-gets-a-bit-clearer/

Show HN: Your events and reminders in one simple, unified view https://pod.io/blog/reminders.html

Rainforest QA (YC S12) Is Hiring US/International Remote, or SF Based Engineers https://jobs.lever.co/rainforest/?team=Dev%20Team&lever-source=russ

Prototyping an ltrace clone using eBPF https://jvns.ca/blog/2018/02/24/an-ltrace-clone-using-ebpf/

Clinician impact and financial cost to NHS of litigation over pregabalin https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2018/02/17/266403

Let’s have no managers, instead of managers with no engineering experience https://medium.com/@posttweetism/lets-have-no-managers-instead-of-managers-with-no-engineering-experience-e8b7cd29d398

Likelihood of discontinuous progress around the development of AGI https://aiimpacts.org/likelihood-of-discontinuous-progress-around-the-development-of-agi/

Show HN: Fastr – Reload Optimizing Chrome Extension https://github.com/jajoosam/fastr

Ranking the Most Dangerous Countries for American Tourists https://priceonomics.com/ranking-the-most-dangerous-countries-for-american/

An Introduction to Information Security (2017) [pdf] https://nvlpubs.nist.gov/nistpubs/SpecialPublications/NIST.SP.800-12r1.pdf

How an Ivy League Food Scientist Turned Shoddy Data into Viral Studies https://www.buzzfeed.com/stephaniemlee/brian-wansink-cornell-p-hacking

Childhood intelligence in relation to major causes of death in 68 year follow-up http://www.bmj.com/content/357/bmj.j2708

These are the best books for learning modern statistics–and they’re all free https://qz.com/1206229/this-is-the-best-book-for-learning-modern-statistics-its-free/

Haskell: Announcing the first class records library (2015) http://nikita-volkov.github.io/record/

Huawei Matebook X Pro Sets Sights on the MacBook Pro at MWC https://www.cnet.com/news/huawei-matebook-x-pro-mwc-2018/

MateBook X Pro: Huawei Attempts to Out-Pro Apple’s MacBook Pro https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/feb/25/matebook-x-pro-huawei-laptop-apple-macbook-pro

The state of iOS game development, according to the creators of Alto’s Odyssey https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/02/the-creators-of-altos-odyssey-on-how-to-make-a-mobile-game-thats-actually-good/

Who Is Nassim Taleb? https://www.fs.blog/nassim-taleb/

China poised to end two-term limit on presidency https://www.ft.com/content/a99120f8-1a07-11e8-aaca-4574d7dabfb6

MateBook X Pro hands-on: Huawei is getting really good at making laptops https://thenextweb.com/gadgets/2018/02/25/matebook-x-pro-shows-pay-attention-huaweis-laptops/

Standing desks ’increase pain’ and slow down mental ability, study suggests http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/2018/02/23/standing-desks-increase-pain-slow-mental-ability-new-study/

Train your brain to deconvolve blurry images instead of using reading glasses http://glassesoff.com/

Story of systemic gender discrimination inside UC Berkeley’s IT Department https://pando.com/2018/02/23/bears-lair-untold-story-systemic-gender-discrimination-inside-uc-berkeleys-it-department/

How Trump Conquered Facebook Without Russian Ads https://www.wired.com/story/how-trump-conquered-facebookwithout-russian-ads/

Judge tosses out that defamation lawsuit against HBO and John Oliver https://www.avclub.com/judge-tosses-out-that-defamation-lawsuit-against-hbo-an-1823295045

China Moves to Let Xi Stay in Power by Abolishing Term Limit https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/25/world/asia/china-xi-jinping.html