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Top popular JavaScript projects on GitHub http://colo-ny.site/top-10-popular-javascript-projects-on-github

Book: Mathematics for Machine Learning https://mml-book.github.io/

Venus’ Spectral Signatures and the Potential for Life in the Clouds https://www.liebertpub.com/doi/full/10.1089/ast.2017.1783

Ubiq (YC S17) Is Hiring a Developer for Front-End in Waterloo, ON https://ca.indeed.com/job/reactjs-developer-93a031e37b884522

Half of European flights delayed due to system failure http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-43633094

MesaLink: A memory-safe and OpenSSL-compatible TLS library https://github.com/mesalock-linux/mesalink

Backblaze Announces B2 Compute Partnerships https://www.backblaze.com/blog/introducing-cloud-compute-services/

SailsJS 1.0 – Rails-like JS Framework https://sailsjs.com

Feds: There are hostile stingrays in DC, but we don’t know how to find them https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/04/dhs-to-senator-malicious-use-of-stingrays-is-a-real-and-growing-risk/

Towards a Type System for Containers and AWS Lambda to Avoid Failures [pdf] http://christophermeiklejohn.com/publications/hotedge-2018-containers-preprint.pdf

Show HN: Diamond – Full-stack web-framework in D https://github.com/DiamondMVC/Diamond

Show HN: Evolving Corals with Neuroevolution and Novelty Search http://www.joelsimon.net/corals.html

CS224n: Natural Language Processing with Deep Learning http://web.stanford.edu/class/cs224n/reports.html

Scaling the Largest Dockless Bikesharing Platform https://pingcap.com/blog/Use-Case-TiDB-in-Mobike/

Viua VM: parallel, register-based, bytecode virtual machine https://viuavm.org/

Capacitor: Universal Web Applications https://capacitor.ionicframework.com

Metamagical Themas: Sanity and Survival (1985) http://www.gwern.net/docs/xrisks/1985-hofstadter

Intel won’t release Spectre patches for some older chips after all https://liliputing.com/2018/04/intel-wont-release-spectre-patches-for-some-older-chips-after-all.html

Expressions of Change: programming with change as a primitive http://www.expressionsofchange.org/

Show HN: A site that lets you search and subscribe to “Who is hiring?” https://whoishiring.me/

AMD Ryzen 7 2700X User Publishes Benchmarks and Overclocking Results https://wccftech.com/amd-ryzen-7-2700x-user-publishes-benchmarks-overclocking-results-ahead-of-launch/

Report of Active Shooter at YouTube HQ https://twitter.com/Lavrusik/status/981259304408788993

Announcing the MapD Cloud: self-service GPU-accelerated analytics https://www.mapd.com/blog/announcing-mapd-cloud/

Show HN: Travel spontaneously on a budget http://www.wander.am

Turning a MacBook into a Touchscreen with $1 of Hardware https://www.anishathalye.com/2018/04/03/macbook-touchscreen/

Facebook reveals Russian troll content, shuts down 135 IRA accounts https://techcrunch.com/2018/04/03/facebook-russia/

Destroy All Software is free this week and annual subscriptions are discounted https://www.destroyallsoftware.com/sale

Programming language versioning bothers me http://rachelbythebay.com/w/2012/07/25/versions/

Satellite images from highly oblique angles are pretty mindblowing https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/04/these-oblique-satellite-images-are-pretty-amazing/

Constellations Over Playas (2013) http://www.constellationsoverplayas.com

Newer C++ features can create a lot of system yak shaving https://rachelbythebay.com/w/2018/04/02/cpp/

Grindr won’t share users’ HIV status with app contractors after outcry https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/04/grindr-stops-sharing-users-hiv-status-with-third-parties/

Corner Cutting vs. Productivity https://llogiq.github.io/2018/04/03/corners.html

Apps and scripts that make exported Facebook data easier to handle and organise https://exportfb.com/

Tesla Model 3 is now officially the best-selling electric car in the US https://electrek.co/2018/04/03/tesla-model-3-best-selling-electric-car-us/

Interactive map shows history of San Francisco place names http://sfstreets.noahveltman.com/

How Ipdata Serves 25M API Calls from 10 Global Endpoints for $150 a Month http://highscalability.com/blog/2018/4/2/how-ipdata-serves-25m-api-calls-from-10-infinitely-scalable.html

Decrypting the Encryption Debate: A Framework for Decision Makers https://www.nap.edu/catalog/25010/decrypting-the-encryption-debate-a-framework-for-decision-makers

JPMorgan’s Blockchain Chief Is Setting Out on Her Own http://fortune.com/2018/04/02/chase-blockchain-jpmorgan-amber-baldet/

Show HN: A simple web app to extract text found in the image https://image-to-text.edgardev.com/

“Journalism Is Not About Creating Safe Spaces”: Inside the Woke Civil War at NYT https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2018/04/a-woke-civil-war-is-simmering-at-the-new-york-times

Study shows salaries of young women 8% higher than men in peer group (2010) http://content.time.com/time/business/article/0,8599,2015274,00.html

Dungeons and Dragons, not chess and Go: why AI needs roleplay https://aeon.co/ideas/dungeons-and-dragons-not-chess-and-go-why-ai-needs-roleplay

A Survey of Personal Data Sharing to Third Parties by Mobile Apps (2015) [pdf] https://techscience.org/a/2015103001/download.pdf

Microsoft Creates Half-Electron Quasiparticle for Its Future Quantum Computer https://gizmodo.com/how-will-microsofts-wild-electron-splitting-topological-1824142429

Microsoft Professional Program for Artificial Intelligence https://academy.microsoft.com/en-us/professional-program/tracks/artificial-intelligence/

Homeland Security discovers possible phone spying in Washington, D.C https://www.pbs.org/newshour/politics/homeland-security-discovers-possible-phone-spying-in-washington-d-c

US suspects listening devices in Washington https://apnews.com/d716aac4ad744b4cae3c6b13dce12d7e

Squashed Philosophers: those big books, squashed down into something readable http://sqapo.com/

Many teenagers report that they’ve never been so bored https://www.thedailybeast.com/generation-z-is-already-bored-by-the-internet?ref=home

NASA Hires Lockheed Martin to Build Quiet Supersonic X-Plane https://www.space.com/40187-lockheed-martin-building-quiet-supersonic-jet.html

US suspects listening devices in Washington https://www.apnews.com/d716aac4ad744b4cae3c6b13dce12d7e

Floyd Mayweather-backed cryptocurrency ICO was fraud, SEC says https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/03/floyd-mayweather-backed-cryptocurrency-ico-fraud-sec-says.html

Patent troll who demanded $35k from my game is now accusing me of libel https://www.clickerheroes2.com/patent_libel.php

Tesla Autopilot failing where there was a fatal car accident [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVJSjeHDvfY

SpaceX Falcon 9 Launches System to Clean Up Space Junk http://time.com/5225670/spacex-space-junk-cleaner-launch/

TypeScript to Swift (and Rust, Go, Ruby, Java, C#, ) https://app.quicktype.io/?s=AddressBook.ts&l=swift

Withdrawal of the UK and EU rules on .eu domain names [pdf] https://ec.europa.eu/info/sites/info/files/notice_to_stakeholders_brexit_eu_domain_names.pdf

Why aren’t government employees held accountable for their abuses of power? https://www.libertarianism.org/columns/liability-accountability-government-employees

Tesla Q1 2018 Vehicle Production and Deliveries http://ir.tesla.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=1062670

Awesome-Ai-Privacy: Privacy Preserving Machine Learning Resources https://github.com/OpenMined/awesome-ai-privacy

Show HN: Destination Reads – Find the best books set in cities around the world http://www.destinationreads.com

Tiangong-1 crash: China says space station came down in Pacific Ocean https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/apr/02/tiangong-1-crash-china-space-station