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Tempe Police Release Video of Uber Accident https://twitter.com/tempepolice/status/976585098542833664?s=21

Users Abandon Facebook After Cambridge Analytica Findings https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/21/technology/users-abandon-facebook.html

Bird populations in French countryside have fallen by a third in fifteen years https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/mar/21/catastrophe-as-frances-bird-population-collapses-due-to-pesticides

Fullstack Academy (YC S12) is hiring – change tech education https://www.fullstackacademy.com/careers

Wyoming Passes Forward-Thinking Computer Science Education Bill https://edscoop.com/wyoming-passes-forward-thinking-computer-science-education-bill

California should emulate Tokyo, where housing stayed ahead of population growth https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2018-03-14/california-affordable-housing-is-no-mystery-just-build-more

Hacking Engineers and Engineering Media https://github.com/nemild/hack-an-engineer

Zuckerberg on Cambridge Analytica situation https://www.facebook.com/zuck/posts/10104712037900071

The Red Wedding Problem: Write Spikes at the Edge and a Mitigation Strategy [pdf] http://christophermeiklejohn.com/publications/hotedge-2018-preprint.pdf

Hennessy and Patterson win Turing Award https://www.acm.org/media-center/2018/march/turing-award-2017

Google Cloud Armor https://cloud.google.com/armor/

Big Other: Surveillance Capitalism and Prospects of an Information Civilization https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2594754

Dejavu – Web UI for Elasticsearch https://github.com/appbaseio/dejavu

Airborn: Create and edit f​iles online​, securely https://www.airborn.io/

The stability implications of the US nukes’ burst-height compensating super-fuze https://thebulletin.org/how-us-nuclear-force-modernization-undermining-strategic-stability-burst-height-compensating-super10578

It certainly looks bad for Uber http://ideas.4brad.com/it-certainly-looks-bad-uber

America’s Misguided War on Childhood Lead Exposures https://undark.org/article/lead-testing-child-blood-levels/

Deep Learning for Forecasting Stock Returns in the Cross-Section https://arxiv.org/abs/1801.01777

Facebook Is Not the Internet’s Only Privacy Villain https://choosetoencrypt.com/news/facebook-is-not-internets-privacy-villain/

Belgium Tells Facebook to Stop Storing Personal Data from Non-Users (2015) https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-11-09/facebook-told-to-stop-storing-personal-data-from-belgian-surfers

Facebook cannot act in your best interest https://ckuhl.com/blog/your-best-interest/

From Rails to Clojure, Then to Java, Then Back to Rails https://engineering-management.space/post/from-rails-to-clojure-to-java-to-rails/

Cambridge Analytica and the Secret Agenda of a Facebook Quiz (2016) https://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/20/opinion/cambridge-analytica-facebook-quiz.html

Thawing permafrost produces more methane than expected https://phys.org/news/2018-03-permafrost-methane.html

Tim Berners-Lee: “This is a serious moment for the web’s future.” https://twitter.com/timberners_lee/status/976623317808484352

The fantasy robots of Boston Dynamics https://digboston.com/the-fantasy-robots-of-boston-dynamics/

Researchers Learned to Use Facebook ‘Likes’ to Sway Your Thinking https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/20/technology/facebook-cambridge-behavior-model.html

How to control your Facebook privacy settings or delete your account permanently https://privacycheck.com/fb-guide

Show HN: Sheet2Site – Create Websites Out of Google Sheets https://www.sheet2site.com

Man guilty of hate crime for filming pug’s ’Nazi salutes’ http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-43478925

IBM working on ‘world’s smallest computer’ to attach to just about everything https://techcrunch.com/2018/03/19/ibm-working-on-worlds-smallest-computer-to-attach-to-just-about-everything/

Hundreds of Startups Tell Investors: Diversify, or Keep Your Money https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/20/technology/founders-for-change-tech-diversity.html

LightSail Energy Enters “Hibernation”, Quest for Energy Storage Runs Out of Cash https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/lightsail-energy-cheap-compressed-air-storage-hibernation

New highly unpopular Reddit policy bans popular beer, cigar, and gun communities https://www.reddit.com/r/announcements/comments/863xcj/new_addition_to_sitewide_rules_regarding_the_use/

Privacy Risks with Facebook’s PII-Based Targeting [pdf] https://mislove.org/publications/PII-Oakland.pdf

DeleteFacebook: Perspective from Mastodon https://medium.com/tootsuite/deletefacebook-fafdc4090307

Facebook ’tramples on European law’, says privacy body (2015) http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-32749416

Why I deleted Facebook https://sivers.org/facebook

Unreal + $150,000 GPU = Real-Time Raytraced Star Wars [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vdnwrt3Xdak

Alexa’s laughing bouts highlight a fatal flaw in bot development https://venturebeat.com/2018/03/21/alexas-laughing-bouts-highlight-a-fatal-flaw-in-bot-development/

Facebook is planning to build a real community with parks, stores and apartments https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/21/technology/facebook-zucktown-willow-village.html

Human Rights Law in the Light of Algorithmic Authority https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3130043

Project Malmo [Minecraft AI Platform by Microsoft] https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/research/project/project-malmo/

These are the 64 startups unveiled at Y Combinator W18 Demo Day 2 https://techcrunch.com/2018/03/20/these-are-the-64-startups-unveiled-at-y-combinator-w18-demo-day-2/

It may be beside the point but Psychographic Targeting is useless Pseudoscience https://www.wired.com/story/the-noisy-fallacies-of-psychographic-targeting/

Obama Campaign Manager Talks Big Data at the Milken Institute [2013 video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mZmcyHpG31A

Volumes on Most Major Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Fake or Inflated: Study https://cointelegraph.com/news/volumes-on-most-major-cryptocurrency-exchanges-are-fake-or-inflated-study

Michał Zalewski, Director Information Security Engineering, leaves Google https://twitter.com/lcamtuf/status/976307141177884672

8 tips to avoid retrospectives that feel like a constant failure https://opensource.com/article/18/3/tips-better-agile-retrospective-meetings

China is now home to some of the world’s most powerful supercomputers https://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2018/03/daily-chart-12

Soviet Sinclairs – The Home Computer Revolution in the USSR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hBMPcIs9d0w

Four interacting decisions break ssh access http://rachelbythebay.com/w/2018/03/20/sshclock/

Show HN: Interactive diagramming application for Rails https://github.com/iorme1/Rails-DB-Interactive

Show HN: Export all Digg Reader data https://github.com/sangupta/digg-reader-dump

How we should pay for newspapers https://andrewducker.dreamwidth.org/3616974.html

Recursion: It Is What It Is (And Nothing Else) (2016) https://existentialtype.wordpress.com/2016/02/22/it-is-what-it-is-and-nothing-else/

Child Pornography in Bitcoin blockchain can make Bitcoin illegal https://gizmodo.com/child-pornography-that-researchers-found-in-the-blockch-1823927566

ZGC “The Z Garbage Collector” Early-Access Builds http://jdk.java.net/zgc/

Why Outsourcing Your IT to Poland Will Ruin Your Life https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/why-outsourcing-your-poland-ruin-life-steve-sydenham/

Did Facebook violate its FTC agreement? Here’s what investigators will ask https://qz.com/1233597/did-facebook-violate-its-ftc-agreement-heres-what-investigators-will-ask/

#DeleteFacebook: Perspective from a platform that doesn’t put democracy in peril https://medium.com/tootsuite/deletefacebook-fafdc4090307?

How Many Miles Would It Take to Demonstrate Autonomous Vehicle Reliability? https://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RR1478.html

China discourages hackers from foreign competitions so they don’t help others http://m.scmp.com/tech/article/2138114/china-discourages-its-cybersecurity-experts-global-hacking-competitions

The Next Russian Attack Will Be Far Worse Than Bots and Trolls https://lawfareblog.com/next-russian-attack-will-be-far-worse-bots-and-trolls

GIFs of Japanese wood joinery https://twitter.com/thejoinery_jp