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Show HN: Wired-elements – UI web components with a hand drawn, sketchy look https://wiredjs.com/

A self-driving toy car using end-to-end learning https://github.com/experiencor/self-driving-toy-car

In Twitter’s early days, only one celebrity could tweet at a time https://theoutline.com/post/4147/in-twitters-early-days-only-one-celebrity-could-tweet-at-a-time

Show HN: Parabola.io – Automate your work with visual programming https://parabola.io/

Cool Backgrounds https://coolbackgrounds.io/

Show HN: Chromely – Lightweight Alternative to Electron for .NET and .NET Core https://github.com/mattkol/Chromely

Every 202,500 Years, Earth Wanders in a New Direction https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/21/science/earth-orbit-change.html

Some frustrated publishers are sitting out Google’s GDPR meetings https://digiday.com/media/no-one-thinks-good-idea-frustrated-publishers-sitting-googles-gdpr-meetings/

Tor: 1100 relays still run end-of-life tor versions https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-relays/2018-May/015124.html

Mathematical Education (1990) https://arxiv.org/abs/math/0503081

Mortgage rates have been rising at a pace not seen in almost 50 years https://www.lmtonline.com/business/article/Mortgage-rates-have-been-rising-at-a-pace-not-12940865.php

Google ’stole my videos’, says film-maker Philip Bloom http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-44228756

Coyotes Conquered North America. Now They’re Heading South https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/24/science/coyotes-americas-spread.html

Suggestive Drawing Among Humans and AIs http://nono.ma/suggestive-drawing

Drawpile is a free software collaborative drawing program https://drawpile.net/

Chasing missing SIGINT signals down the SSH rabbit hole https://gravitational.com/blog/ssh-client-signal-handling/

Muons: the little-known particles helping to probe the impenetrable https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05254-2

Perspectives of Using Oscillators for Computing and Signal Processing https://arxiv.org/abs/1805.09056

Totalbiscuit, one of gaming’s most popular YouTubers, has passed away https://www.cnet.com/news/totalbiscuit-one-of-gamings-most-popular-youtubers-has-passed-away/

Why I think using sha256crypt or sha512crypt is dangerous https://pthree.org/2018/05/23/do-not-use-sha256crypt-sha512crypt-theyre-dangerous/

StumbleUpon closing after 16 years, accounts can be migrated to Mix https://medium.com/@gc/su-is-moving-to-mix-c2c3bff037a5

Postgres 11 Beta 1 released https://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1855/

Uber Self-Driving Car That Struck Pedestrian Wasn’t Set to Stop in an Emergency https://www.ntsb.gov/investigations/AccidentReports/Reports/HWY18MH010-prelim.pdf

Internal Documents Show Apple Knew the iPhone 6 Would Bend https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/a3a3gg/iphone-6-touch-disease-documents

1475 Migrant Children Placed in Homes by the U.S. Gov Went Missing Last Year http://time.com/5256734/government-missing-migrant-children/

How to Generate Free Wildcard SSL Certificates with Let’s Encrypt on Ubuntu https://dotlayer.com/how-to-generate-a-free-wildcard-ssl-certificate-with-lets-encrypt-for-your-domain/

Apple Rejects Valve’s Steam Link App Due to ’Business Conflicts’ https://www.macrumors.com/2018/05/24/apple-rejects-valve-steam-link-app/

What GDPR means for your app or side project https://stackshare.io/posts/what-gdpr-means-for-side-projects

Gatsby, Open Source React-Based Static Site Generator, Gets Commercial Backing https://thenewstack.io/gatsbyjs-the-open-source-react-based-ssg-creates-company-to-evolve-cloud-native-website-builds/

It’s totally reasonable to chalk it up to cosmic rays (2007) https://lwn.net/Articles/219983/

Electron Windows Protocol Handler RCE and MITM (bypass for CVE-2018-1000006 Fix) https://blog.doyensec.com/2018/05/24/electron-win-protocol-handler-bug-bypass.html

Assessing Cavium’s ThunderX2: The Arm Server Dream Realized https://www.anandtech.com/print/12694/assessing-cavium-thunderx2-arm-server-reality

Blockchain Based Tendering Framework – A Step Towards Open Governance https://arxiv.org/abs/1805.05844

A simple mechanism could have been decisive for the development of life https://phys.org/news/2018-05-simple-mechanism-decisive-life.html

Protocol for Asynchronous, Reliable, Secure and Efficient Consensus (PARSEC) [pdf] http://docs.maidsafe.net/Whitepapers/pdf/PARSEC.pdf

React 16.4 release notes (pointer events) https://reactjs.org/blog/2018/05/23/react-v-16-4.html

Apple rejects Valve’s Steam Link game streaming app over ‘business conflicts’ https://www.theverge.com/2018/5/24/17392470/apple-rejects-valve-steam-link-app-store-ios-game-steaming

American society increasingly mistakes intelligence for human worth (2016) https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/07/the-war-on-stupid-people/485618/?single_page=true

Three Charged in Fatal Kansas ‘Swatting’ Attack https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/05/3-charged-in-fatal-kansas-swatting-attack/

The best of Python: a collection of my favorite articles from 2017/18 (so far) https://medium.freecodecamp.org/python-collection-of-my-favorite-articles-8469b8455939

Interview with Deliveroo couriers appealing bargaining-rights decision https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/may/24/deliveroo-couriers-dystopia-union

Show HN: Anon – A Unix Command to Anonymise Data https://github.com/intenthq/anon

No amount of alcohol, sausage or bacon is safe according to cancer experts https://www.mirror.co.uk/lifestyle/health/bad-news-sausage-bacon-booze-12585028

Why Proof-of-work isn’t suitable for small cryptocurrencies https://thenextweb.com/hardfork/2018/05/24/proof-work-51-percent-attacks/

Why Is New Zealand So Often Left Off World Maps? https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/new-zealand-left-off-world-map

Stellarator’s plasma results show a triumph of engineering and modeling https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/05/stellarators-plasma-results-show-a-triumph-of-engineering-and-modeling/

T-Mobile bug let anyone see any customer’s account details https://www.zdnet.com/article/tmobile-bug-let-anyone-see-any-customers-account-details/

John Bain, YouTube most subscribed PC gaming critic has passed on https://twitter.com/GennaBain/status/999785407087808512

Eric Lundgren, the E-Waste Refurbisher Microsoft Helped Send to Prison https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rQtZXdfwA24

Show HN: Pravda for the People: We Rate Billionaires.club https://weratebillionaires.club

[pdf] NetChain: Scale-Free Sub-RTT Coordination https://arxiv.org/abs/1802.08236

Who Is Charlie Munger? Wit and Wisdom from World’s Most Irreverent Billionaire https://www.fs.blog/charlie-munger/

Show HN: Real-time coediting API demo for TinyMCE https://codepen.io/dnus/pen/mLZeQJ

New evidence for existence of Planet Nine https://phys.org/news/2018-05-evidence-planet.html

Show HN: Launchaco Free Online AI Logo Maker https://www.launchaco.com/logo

Show HN: Algo – Turn a Google Sheet into a Web App in 5 Min https://algo.airdev.co/

The Structure of a Programming Language Revolution [pdf] https://dreamsongs.com/Files/Incommensurability.pdf

How OpenFaaS came to rescue us – Serverless Computing https://medium.com/iconscout/how-openfaas-came-to-rescue-us-ec129518cd46

Elon Musk thinks you can crowdsource truth: that’s not how the internet works https://www.theverge.com/2018/5/24/17390208/elon-musk-pravda-journalism-truth

Bitcoin estimated to use 0.5% of the world’s electric energy by end of 2018 https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-05/cp-bet051018.php

Show HN: An open-source platform for deploying static apps https://staticdeploy.io/

Elon Musk wants to rate journalists. He’d call his site ’Pravda’ http://money.cnn.com/2018/05/23/technology/elon-musk-media/index.html

GDPR Hall of Shame http://gdprhallofshame.com/

Cal Poly and UCB Win ACM Software Award for Jupyter https://calpolynews.calpoly.edu/news_releases/2018/May/Jupyter

Apple Knew About iPhone 6 Bendgate/Touch Disease Months Before Repair Programs https://www.macrumors.com/2018/05/24/apple-knew-about-bendgate-and-touch-disease/

NTSB: Uber’s sensors worked; its software utterly failed in fatal crash https://arstechnica.com/cars/2018/05/emergency-brakes-were-disabled-by-ubers-self-driving-software-ntsb-says/

Preliminary NTSB Crash Report of Deadly Arizona Uber Accident [pdf] https://www.ntsb.gov/investigations/AccidentReports/Reports/HWY18MH010-prelim.pdf

Bloomberg: In an era of hyper-wealth, economy-class rich starts at $25M https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-05-23/bankers-don-t-think-you-re-rich-unless-you-have-25-million