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Ketamine has ’fast-acting benefits’ for depression http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-43753073

Autonomous braking: ’The most significant development since the safety belt’ http://www.bbc.com/news/business-43752226

ReactOS releases 0.4.8 with experimental Vista/7/10 software compatibility https://reactos.org/project-news/reactos-048-released

Probability Theory for Scientists and Engineers https://betanalpha.github.io/assets/case_studies/probability_theory.html

D3 in Depth http://d3indepth.com

Show HN: Phi-editor, a text editor implemented in Go and SDL https://github.com/felixangell/phi-editor

Jolla is the last company with an ’alternative’ mobile operating system https://www.engadget.com/2018/03/01/jolla-sailfish-os-team-interview-mwc/

Notation as a Tool of Thought (1979) [pdf] http://www.eecg.toronto.edu/~jzhu/csc326/readings/iverson.pdf

The Quantum Pascal’s Triangle (2002) http://math.ucr.edu/home/baez/qg-fall2007/pascal.html

Silicon Valley Venture Capitalists Prepare for an I.P.O. Wave https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/15/technology/silicon-valley-venture-capitalists-ipo.html

Sedentary Behavior May Thin Memory-Related Brain Area http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0195549

For $5k, Chevy Will Let You Assemble Your Corvette Z06’s Engine Yourself (2015) https://www.caranddriver.com/news/for-5000-chevy-will-let-you-assemble-your-corvette-z06s-engine-yourself

A game of tag that’s been going for 20+ years https://kottke.org/18/03/a-game-of-tag-thats-been-going-for-20-years

How people die vs. media coverage of death https://owenshen24.github.io/charting-death/

Human Dx is hiring a software engineer that specializes in React https://www.humandx.org/team?gh_jid=4008127002

Entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk Bet Right on Facebook, Wrong on BlackJet https://www.wsj.com/articles/entrepreneur-gary-vaynerchuk-bet-right-on-facebook-wrong-on-blackjet-1523239560

Interactive computational neuroscience – part 1, spiking neurons http://jackterwilliger.com/biological-neural-networks-part-i-spiking-neurons/

Casino high-roller database stolen through a thermometer in the lobby fish tank http://www.businessinsider.com/hackers-stole-a-casinos-database-through-a-thermometer-in-the-lobby-fish-tank-2018-4

Remote-Browser – A browser automation framework based on the Web Extensions API https://github.com/intoli/remote-browser/

Standing on Distributed Shoulders of Giants (2016) https://queue.acm.org/detail.cfm?id=2953944

The long, tortuous and fascinating process of creating a Chinese font https://qz.com/522079/the-long-incredibly-tortuous-and-fascinating-process-of-creating-a-chinese-font/

Bergson’s debate with Einstein swayed the 1921 Nobel committee (2016) http://nautil.us/issue/35/boundaries/this-philosopher-helped-ensure-there-was-no-nobel-for-relativity

Rigorous Benchmarking in Reasonable Time (2013) [pdf] https://kar.kent.ac.uk/33611/7/paper.pdf

“In Theory There Is No Difference Between Theory and Practice” https://quoteinvestigator.com/2018/04/14/theory/

On the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant 10,000 Year Marker System https://99percentinvisible.org/episode/ten-thousand-years/

Show HN: Bored Hackers – A threaded-realtime chat community https://spectrum.chat/boredhackers

Semantris – ML word association game https://research.google.com/semantris

The 25 Principles for Adult Behavior (John Perry Barlow) http://www.openculture.com/2018/02/the-25-principles-for-adult-behavior.html

When to Sell Your Employee Stock? (2017) https://blog.wealthfront.com/sell-employee-stock/

In the Beginning Was the Command Line (1999) http://cristal.inria.fr/~weis/info/commandline.html

Understanding Bitcoin Transactions https://www.jonathanotto.com/bitcoin-transactions

Proposal to restore a destroyed Ethereum contract https://github.com/5chdn/EIPs/blob/a5-eip-999/EIPS/eip-999.md

The Crystal Programming Language https://crystal-lang.org/

Show HN: Send zip archives on GMail by converting to words https://textonly.github.io/txtmode/

For a Meaningful Artificial Intelligence [pdf] https://www.aiforhumanity.fr/pdfs/MissionVillani_Report_ENG-VF.pdf

China Forcing People to Install App That Tells Them to Delete “Dangerous” Photos https://www.buzzfeed.com/meghara/china-surveillance-app

Thinning in brain regions important for memory linked to sedentary habits https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/04/180412141014.htm

Show HN: Google Search Navigator – navigate Google like a boss https://github.com/infokiller/google-search-navigator

‘I was a teacher for 17 years, but I couldn’t read or write’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-43700153

Why doesn’t the IRS send me a tax bill based on the info they already have? https://politics.stackexchange.com/q/30223

Silicon Valley’s Dangerous Political Blind Spots http://reason.com/archives/2018/04/15/silicon-valleys-dangerous-poli

I Tried San Francisco’s Electric Scooter Share and It Was a Nightmare https://jalopnik.com/i-tried-san-franciscos-electric-scooter-share-and-it-wa-1825275906

San Francisco’s Bizarre Scooter War Shows How Tech Companies Ignore the Law https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/qvxn8p/san-franciscos-bizarre-scooter-war-shows-how-tech-companies-ignore-the-law

Show HN: Nekøyume – Blockchain-based Role-Playing Game https://preview.nekoyu.me

TED 2018: Technology reveals fear and other emotions http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-43653649

Show HN: CachedView – View Google Web Cache Easily https://www.cachedview.me/

Why fit fathers sire smarter offspring https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-04435-3

Jaron Lanier at TED: social networks as behavior modification empires https://www.recode.net/2018/4/14/17236504/jaron-lanier-ted-talk-social-networks-behavior-modification-ads

Apache RocketMQ – Distributed Messaging and Streaming Platform https://rocketmq.apache.org/

UChicago to Commercialize Hoffmann’s Generalized Software Optimization Framework https://news.crunchbase.com/news/learn-observe-control-uchicago-commercialize-generalized-software-optimization-framework/

Atari Reinforcement Learning Leaderboard https://github.com/cshenton/atari-leaderboard

Hackers stole a casino’s high-roller db via thermometer in the lobby fish tank http://www.businessinsider.com/hackers-stole-a-casinos-database-through-a-thermometer-in-the-lobby-fish-tank-2018-4

An Analysis of the Costs of Storing Data on the Ethereum Blockchain (2018) [pdf] http://busfactor1.ca/kruhft/eth0000-data-storage-cost-analysis--2018.pdf

Tesla battery degradation at less than 10% after over 160,000 miles https://electrek.co/2018/04/14/tesla-battery-degradation-data/

Show HN: Mustard UI – A CSS framework that actually looks good. https://mustard-ui.com

Silicon Valley’s Dangerous Political Blind Spots https://reason.com/archives/2018/04/15/silicon-valleys-dangerous-poli

Wolfram on teaching kids “coding” vs. “computational thinking” http://blog.stephenwolfram.com/2016/09/how-to-teach-computational-thinking/

To opt out of Facebook’s tracking, I’m going to have to join Facebook http://www.wired.co.uk/article/open-letter-mark-zuckerberg-congress

How to Leave Google Behind: Quick Guide to Take Back Your Privacy Online https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/how-to-leave-google-gmail

The Fallacy of the Free Market (Book Review by James Kwak) https://washingtonmonthly.com/2018/04/05/the-fallacy-of-the-free-market/

Show HN: Real-time multi-player pixel art (100x100 grid) as a social experiment http://editfight.com/

UAF vulnerability in the Menu Management Component of Window Manager https://xiaodaozhi.com/exploit/117.html

An illustrated guide into how Bitcoin’s Lightning Network works https://bitfalls.com/2018/04/15/lightning-network-work/

Show HN: Simulating content going viral in a social network https://github.com/andyzg/virality-simulator

Goldman Sachs asks: ’Is curing patients a sustainable business model?’ https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/11/goldman-asks-is-curing-patients-a-sustainable-business-model.html

Show HN: UnderExpress 2.0 – A free, ready to use website UI kit for hustlers https://underexpress.com/free-website-kit?ref=hn