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Could a Neuroscientist Understand a Microprocessor? (2017) http://journals.plos.org/ploscompbiol/article?id=10.1371/journal.pcbi.1005268

Rolls-Royce and Boeing invest in UK space engine http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-43732035

Show HN: InKino – An open source and cross platform movie app made with Flutter https://github.com/roughike/inKino

Quantum Algorithm Implementations for Beginners https://arxiv.org/abs/1804.03719

Apple starting to alert users that it will end 32-bit app support on the Mac https://techcrunch.com/2018/04/11/apple-starting-to-alert-users-that-it-will-end-32-bit-app-support/

It’s Time for a DevTools for Designers https://uxdesign.cc/a-devtools-for-designers-2342aab88c06

Show HN: SuperString – A fast and memory-optimized string library for C++ https://github.com/btwael/SuperString

Doubling Mono’s Float Speed http://tirania.org/blog/archive/2018/Apr-11.html

Generative Adversarial Networks for Extreme Learned Image Compression https://data.vision.ee.ethz.ch/aeirikur/extremecompression/

Peepeth: Unstoppable Microblogging https://peepeth.com/about

Why Can’t Hollywood Make a Good Video Game Movie? https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2018/entertainment/video-game-movies/

Vancouver signs first agreement in Canada with Airbnb for short-term rentals http://vancouver.ca/news-calendar/city-signs-first-mou-in-canada-with-airbnb-for-short-term-rentals.aspx

Uber is launching Uber Rent, a rental car service with Getaround https://qz.com/1250062/uber-is-launching-uber-rent-a-rental-car-service-with-getaround/

Understanding financial levers – modeling the unit economics of Bird https://techcrunch.com/2018/04/10/how-to-understand-the-financial-levers-in-your-business/

Progress on longstanding open problems https://www.scottaaronson.com/blog/?p=3697

Tesorio (YC S15) Is Hiring a Lead Data Scientist https://www.tesorio.com/careers/

Show HN: Blank – A stack-based programming language I wrote 21 years ago https://esolangs.org/wiki/Blank

Iron Age study targets British DNA mystery http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-43712587

Show HN: Using deep learning to detect objects from your webcam https://modeldepot.github.io/tfjs-yolo-tiny-demo/

The emotions we feel may shape what we see https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-04-emotions.html

Apple Cuts HomePod Orders After Sales Prove to Be Lackluster https://www.macrumors.com/2018/04/11/apple-homepod-sales-lackluster/

Running into a wall with Fusion 360 while building a marble machine [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9zL8pRDxPck

Mice compensate for extra exercise by reducing other physical activity: study https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/11/well/move/why-exercise-alone-may-not-be-the-key-to-weight-loss.html

Prototool – A Swiss Army Knife for Protocol Buffers https://github.com/uber/prototool

“The Secret History of Mac Gaming” Now Available https://secrethistoryofmacgaming.com/

Show HN: Guilded – build and organize online gaming teams https://www.guilded.gg/v2

Show HN: Visualizing disk IO activity using log-scale banded graphs https://bvckup2.com/wip/10042018

That Python in the Pet Store May Have Been Snatched from the Wild https://mobile.nytimes.com/2018/04/09/science/illegal-wildlife-reptiles-amphibians.html

VCS based on categorical theory of patches (2017) https://jneem.github.io/merging/

Theranos’ Letter to Shareholders Shows the Company Is on Its Deathbed https://www.buzzfeed.com/ryanmac/theranos-ceo-elizabeth-holmes-desperate-letter-shareholders

Show HN: Gource visualizations rendered without a GPU https://github.com/jamesbrink/Envisaged

Cancer breakthrough leads China’s biotech boom https://www.ft.com/content/30b5a944-3b57-11e8-b9f9-de94fa33a81e

Fluctuations of Hi-Hat Timing and Dynamics in a Virtuoso Drum Track http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0127902

Subprocesses are generally bad news http://rachelbythebay.com/w/2018/04/11/exec/

Zuckerberg denies knowledge of Facebook shadow profiles https://techcrunch.com/2018/04/11/facebook-shadow-profiles-hearing-lujan-zuckerberg/

EU copyright proposal could undermine the use of Creative Commons licenses https://creativecommons.org/2018/03/29/head-copyright-committee-wants-deny-eu-creators-right-share/

Unauthenticated flag flipping yields remote code execution https://rachelbythebay.com/w/2018/04/10/var/

PULP – Inner-Process Isolation Based on Program Counter and Data Memory Address [pdf] https://arxiv.org/abs/1804.03379

Live Roads promises 1.5m-accuracy with standard cellphone hardware https://arstechnica.com/cars/2018/04/highly-accurate-gps-for-your-cellphone-with-no-hardware-upgrade/

Simplify MySQL development with JavaScript https://github.com/ayoubserti/js-mysql

Show HN: Generate React components by replicating your own https://github.com/diegohaz/generact

Abandoned Ride-Share Bike on Washington State Ferry Prompts $17,000 Search http://gcaptain.com/abandoned-ride-share-bike-on-washington-state-ferry-prompts-17000-search/

Post-quantum confidentiality for TLS https://www.imperialviolet.org/2018/04/11/pqconftls.html

Scientists Fix Genetic Risk Factor for Alzheimer’s Disease in Human Brain Cells https://gladstone.org/about-us/news/scientists-fix-genetic-risk-factor-alzheimers

US ranchers want to use the federal government to fight high-tech meat companies https://qz.com/1249622/the-us-beef-industry-is-divided-over-whether-to-call-clean-meat-meat/

United Kingdom Relative Deformation Map https://www.geomaticventures.com/uk-map

Zuckerberg has been apologizing for privacy violations since he was a freshman https://www.vox.com/2018/4/10/17220290/mark-zuckerberg-facemash-testimony

Response time in man-computer conversational transactions (1968) [pdf] https://www.computer.org/csdl/proceedings/afips/1968/5072/00/50720267.pdf

How abusive bosses and Slack led software engineers to unionize https://jacobinmag.com/2018/04/lanetix-tech-workers-unionization-campaign-firing/

Susan Fowler’s plan after Uber? Tear down the system that protects harassers https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/apr/11/susan-fowler-uber-interview-forced-arbitration-law

Multiple vulnerabilities in SecureRandom(), cryptocurrency products affected https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/bitcoin-dev/2018-April/015873.html

Speech and Language Processing – DRAFT [pdf] https://web.stanford.edu/~jurafsky/slp3/ed3book.pdf

Restored IBM 1401 compiles and runs FORTRAN II https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uFQ3sajIdaM

Hellofriend: Replacing Closed Facebook with an Open Blockchain https://soundcloud.com/automatadigital/hellofriend-project-lead-salman-habib

Burned-out Silicon Valley home for $800,000 http://www.sacbee.com/news/state/california/article208596279.html

A Burned-Out Husk of a House Is Selling for $800,000 in Silicon Valley https://gizmodo.com/a-burned-out-husk-of-a-house-is-selling-for-800-000-in-1825172674

The Programming Talent Myth (2015) https://lwn.net/Articles/641779/

Despite What Zuckerberg’s Testimony May Imply, AI Cannot Save Us https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/04/despite-what-zuckerbergs-testimony-may-imply-ai-cannot-save-us

Show HN: Triflet – Short shareable podcast clips https://triflet.com/

Verizon 2018 Data Breach Investigations Report [pdf] http://www.verizonenterprise.com/resources/reports/rp_DBIR_2018_Report_en_xg.pdf

The Microbiologist Sniffing Out the World’s Perfect Cheese https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/cheese-scientist-rachel-dutton

Google Phone app gaining direct-to-voicemail spam filtering, beta test program https://9to5google.com/2018/04/10/google-phone-spam-filtering-new-beta-program/

In boys: the lower the digit ratio, the more robust the face http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/279/1737/2457

It Was a Company with a Lot of Promise.Then a Chinese Customer Stole Its Tech https://www.npr.org/templates/transcript/transcript.php?storyId=599557634

Open Container Initiative nails down container image distribution standard https://www.zdnet.com/article/open-container-initiative-nails-down-container-image-distribution-standard/

Use case-driven examples for using Puppeteer and headless chrome https://github.com/GoogleChromeLabs/puppeteer-examples

Teach kids creativity. Ultimately, machines will be better at coding http://www.wired.co.uk/article/children-coding-education-change-machine-learning-ai-creativity

HP 9000 and PA-RISC Computers Story https://www.openpa.net/systems/hp-9000_pa-risc_story.html

FiFo.cloud VPN – networking in hybrid cloud envrionments https://blog.project-fifo.net/fifo-cloud-vpn-automatic-multi-cloud-overlay-networks/

Fundamental Approaches to Software Engineering https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-319-89363-1

Based on his testimony today, Mark Zuckerberg puts users last during a crisis https://theoutline.com/post/4128/mark-zuckerberg-kamala-harris-facebook-priorities-cambridge-analytica

Stop assuming people don’t like you to solve 90% of your social problems http://worthyinside.com/how-to-stop-assuming-people-dont-like-you-to-solve-90-of-your-social-problems/

Getting Better at Doing Scary Things http://amid.fish/getting-better-at-scary-things

Show HN: Grab a color palette for your next project https://www.colourhunt.com/

Show HN: Web application protection and security monitoring for web developers https://shieldfy.io

Outcome Blind – Lesson I Learned from Magic: The Gathering http://codingfearlessly.com/outcome-blind

We Are Typists First, Programmers Second (2008) https://blog.codinghorror.com/we-are-typists-first-programmers-second/

Teen monitoring apps don’t work, and drive a wedge between teens and parents https://gizmodo.com/teen-monitoring-apps-dont-work-and-just-make-teens-hate-1824706829

Elon Musk gives first glimpse inside Tesla Model 3 production line https://electrek.co/2018/04/11/elon-musk-inside-tesla-model-3-production-line/

The Case Against an Autonomous Military http://nautil.us/blog/the-case-against-an-autonomous-military

AWS AppSync – Build data-driven apps with real-time and offline capabilities https://aws.amazon.com/appsync/

Mark Zuckerberg has been apologizing for privacy violations since a freshman https://www.vox.com/2018/4/10/17220290/mark-zuckerberg-apologize-testimony

Google to launch new Gmail design in the coming weeks – The Verge https://www.theverge.com/2018/4/11/17224320/google-gmail-design-update-features

FTC Warns It Is Illegal to Condition Warranty on Use of Specified Parts/Services https://www.ftc.gov/news-events/press-releases/2018/04/ftc-staff-warns-companies-it-illegal-condition-warranty-coverage

’I’m not having children because I want to save the planet’ http://www.bbc.com/news/av/stories-43699464/i-m-not-having-children-because-i-want-to-save-the-planet

Zuck’s live grilling on Facebook Live https://www.facebook.com/gizmodo/videos/10156346578233967/