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Jupyter, Mathematica, and the Future of the Research Paper

is_sorted using SIMD instructions

Turbo Pascal navigational aids that saved my life in 1991

“Coming Out” as Face Blind

VuePress: a fully Vue-powered static site generator

Trillions of Viruses Fall from the Sky Each Day

Scamming: The Misunderstood Confidence Man (2015) [pdf]

Tiny Steps Towards Liberating Bootloaders and Modem Firmware of MediaTek Phones

In Racine County, houses are being designated ‘blighted’ to make way for Foxconn

All by Itself, the Humble Sweet Potato Colonized the World: Study

TurboTax Freemium Funnel: Critical Analysis and UX Teardown

Big Wind: Fire-Fighting Machine Made from Tank and Jet Parts

A $76,000 Monthly Pension: Why States and Cities Are Short on Cash

Students being prepared for jobs that no longer exist – how that could change

When algorithms surprise us

The Fossil distributed version control system

Chaos engineering tools and practices in TiDB

Backoff: Python function decorators for configurable backoff and retry

Markdown and mock = textmock

The Hero Jr. personal robot from HeathKit: a 1984 product way ahead of its time

Y Combinator, Backer of Dropbox, Vaults from Experiment to Kingmaker

A look at the ad-targeting tools AggregateIQ left exposed online

Assumptions about how children learn to read have been disproven by research

Causes and consequences of the Sicilian Mafia

The Navy basically admitted that the littoral combat ship is garbage

Show HN: TrebleMaker – AI-assisted song writing

Leaving “gifts” behind on dedicated server hosts

Scientists Make a Molecule by Manipulating Just Two Atoms

Private Ordering Shaping Cybersecurity Policy: The Case of Bug Bounties

Iris Automation Is Hiring a Back End Engineer – Collision Avoidance for Drones

Bret Victor Redesigns Classic Strogatz Paper (2011)

Tesla – All it takes to total a $100,000 car is a little fender bender

Hackett – A Haskell-like language with support for Racket’s macro system

PostgreSQL Data Types: Date, Timestamp, and Time Zones

Tesla battery degradation, less than 10% after 160,000 miles, according to data

Kenya elephant conservationist Daphne Sheldrick dies, aged 83

Large ISPs Behind Repeal of the Open Internet Order Ask Calfornia to Stand Down

Rust in Detail: Writing Scalable Chat Service from Scratch (2015)

Show HN: Push More – Receive Webhook Requests in Telegram

70+ Scientific Papers Say: Today’s Sea Level Change Indistinguishable from Noise

Show HN: Easily send documents via Fedex, right from your computer

Show HN: I made an extension to count items tagging you on Facebook

Are you (programming) in your comfort zone? Please don’t

China plans to grow flowers and silkworms on the dark side of the moon

Google’s new book search deals in ideas, not keywords – Axios

The Apollo 13 Oxygen Tank Explosion Was 48 Years Ago Today