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The Importance of Deep Work and the 30-Hour Method for Learning a New Skill https://azeria-labs.com/the-importance-of-deep-work-the-30-hour-method-for-learning-a-new-skill/

Drones that can haul a 20-pound load for 500 miles and land on a moving target https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/26/volans-i-drones-can-haul-cargo-for-500-miles-and-land-on-a-moving-ship.html

ICANN files legal action in Germany to continue collecting WHOIS data under GDPR https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2018-05-25-en

Alan Bean, 4th Person to Walk on the Moon, Dies at 86 https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/26/obituaries/alan-bean-astronaut-dies.html

Code to joy: learning to code in middle age https://www.1843magazine.com/features/code-to-joy

EU censorship machines and link tax laws are nearing the finish line https://juliareda.eu/2018/05/censorship-machines-link-tax-finish-line/

ODKCollect: Android app for forms, designed for use in challenging environments https://github.com/opendatakit/collect

Comparing the C FFI overhead in various programming languages https://github.com/dyu/ffi-overhead

Modern CMake short tutorial and best practice https://codingnest.com/basic-cmake/#fnref6

Document Liberation Project https://www.documentliberation.org/

Fullstack Academy is looking for developers who love teaching https://fullstackacademy.workable.com/jobs/186349

Publishers stop Facebook ad over policy treating them as political advertisers https://digiday.com/media/financial-times-stops-facebook-ad-spending-policy-treats-publishers-political-advertisers/

Create Previously Impossible Games https://improbable.io/

Building a YouTube MP3 Downloader with Exodus, FFmpeg, and AWS Lambda https://intoli.com/blog/youtube-mp3-downloader/

The London Tube Heartbeat http://tubeheartbeat.com/london/

Engauge Digitizer: Extracts data points from images of graphs http://markummitchell.github.io/engauge-digitizer/

Shoving an Arduino into a pillow http://www.tnhh.net/posts/a-giant-enter-button.html

Colobot: Gold Edition (GPL of Original Colobot Game) https://colobot.info/

Dgsh – directed graph shell https://www2.dmst.aueb.gr/dds/sw/dgsh/

PatternFly – a web UI framework by RedHat https://www.patternfly.org/

Show HN: NimForum – A lightweight alternative to Discourse https://github.com/nim-lang/nimforum

How China acquires ‘the crown jewels’ of U.S. technology https://www.politico.com/story/2018/05/22/china-us-tech-companies-cfius-572413

The Extended Mind (1998) http://consc.net/papers/extended.html

Floating point explorer https://kayru.org/articles/float/

Mint-lang: a language for the front-end web https://www.mint-lang.com/

The road towards an integrated SecureDrop workstation https://securedrop.org/news/road-towards-integrated-securedrop-workstation/

How to write efficient matrix multiplication https://gist.github.com/nadavrot/5b35d44e8ba3dd718e595e40184d03f0

Sinking of the US Cargo Vessel El Faro: Illustrated digest [pdf] https://www.ntsb.gov/investigations/AccidentReports/Reports/SPC1801.pdf

On the Detection of Kernel-Level Rootkits Using Hardware Performance Counters [pdf] http://www.cs.binghamton.edu/~devtyushkin/asiaccs-2017.pdf

The grand challenges of “Science Robotics” [pdf] http://www.nanoscience.gatech.edu/paper/2018/18_SR_01.pdf

ZeppelinOS, a platform for smart contract applications in Ethereum https://blog.zeppelinos.org/announcing-the-launch-of-zeppelinos/

Show HN: Experimenting with Clojure 1.9’s tools.deps and CLI https://github.com/ethagnawl/tools-deps-experiment

Show HN: Qikipedia - Wikipedia’s summary cards on any web page https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/qikipedia/dljenobnbaealaglncgihenfkbkblefd

Iterators vs. Cursors: A Case Study in Objects vs. Values http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jrose/values/iterator-vs-cursor.html

The Revised Prehistory of BOFH http://www.bofharchive.com/BOFH-Prehistory.html

Show HN: A k-means clustering algorithm implementation written in Go https://github.com/muesli/kmeans

It’s always windy somewhere: Balancing renewable energy in Europe (2017) https://arstechnica.com/science/2017/07/its-always-windy-somewhere-balancing-renewable-energy-in-europe/

Go Is a Shop-built Jig (2014) http://robnapier.net/go-is-a-shop-built-jig

Solar energy companies in California deploy batteries to homes to stablize grid https://qz.com/1288623/solar-energy-companies-are-using-california-homes-as-batteries-to-power-the-grid/

Fabrication of high-res smartphone spectrometer for education using a 3D printer https://arxiv.org/abs/1805.05464

Jeff Bezos announces Amazon is picking up ’The Expanse’ https://www.engadget.com/2018/05/26/the-expanse-amazon/

Show HN: Firefox addon which shows tabs grouped by containers in the sidebar https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/container-tabs-sidebar/

GDPR Version of USA Today Is 500KB Instead of 5.2MB https://twitter.com/fr3ino/status/1000166112615714816?s=19

GitHub UI Redesign Proposal https://grumpy.website/post/0Q1LXBDvW

RSUITE: This is a great ui react components, it looks great !! https://rsuitejs.com/

Java 11 Will Include More Than Just Features https://blog.takipi.com/java-11-will-include-more-than-just-features/

Differential Topology – Lecture 1 by John W. Milnor [YouTube] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1LwkljjLBns

Could a particle accelerator using laser-driven implosion become a reality? https://phys.org/news/2018-05-particle-laser-driven-implosion-reality.html

Prenatal Fluoride Exposure and Cognitive Outcomes in Children https://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/ehp655/

Update: The agenda-driven edits of Philip Cross and Wikipedia’s response https://wikipedia.fivefilters.org/agenda.html

Modern C++14 library for the development of real-time graphical applications https://github.com/GameFoundry/bsf

Mexican Cartels Enslave Engineers to Build Radio Network (2012) https://www.wired.com/2012/11/zeta-radio/amp/?__twitter_impression=true

Nuclear physicists create first simulations of atomic nucleus https://phys.org/news/2018-05-nuclear-physicists-quantum-simulations-atomic.html

These drones can haul a 20-pound load for 500 miles and land on a moving target https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/26/volans-i-drones-can-haul-cargo-for-500-miles-and-land-on-a-moving-ship.html

GDPR: noyb.eu filed four complaints against Google, FB, Whatsapp, Instagram https://noyb.eu/

GDPR for lazy people: Just use the ’Content Security Policy’ meta tag https://github.com/donohoe/simple-gdpr-lockdown/

Fedora 28 Workstation: See What’s New https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JcDJR7MPjMQ

Solving the GDPR Crisis: A bootstrapping entrepreneur’s take https://medium.com/@dgwight/solving-the-gdpr-crisis-7905014877ef

Show HN: I wrote a book about UX that anyone can understand http://uxbook.io/

Path ways to become a Future Physicist http://www.physicslog.com/be-a-future-physicist/

All the books Bill Gates has recommended over the last 8 years: categorized https://qz.com/1285629/99-books-recommended-by-bill-gates-from-the-last-6-ck-years/

In Apple Mail, There’s No Protecting PGP-Encrypted Messages https://theintercept.com/2018/05/25/in-apple-mail-theres-no-protecting-pgp-encrypted-messages/

Lots of algorithms and data structures implemented in JavaScript https://github.com/trekhleb/javascript-algorithms#readme

Toward Human-Scale Brain Computing Using 3D Wafer Scale Integration https://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2976742

Deep Learning Needs Clojure – Carin Meier https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eLl6_k_fZn4

Show HN: Planntt, simple desktop ToDo application where your data is yours http://planntt.com/

Show HN: I built a scraper and ended up with a full report on prostitution in UK https://nbviewer.jupyter.org/github/ghgr/market_analysis/blob/master/escort.ipynb

Assistive stairs are the next best thing to a home escalator (2017) https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/18/15988052/energy-recycling-stairs-help-mobility

GPLGPU: 2D/3D graphics engine in Verilog https://github.com/asicguy/gplgpu

The Apple Store Genius Bar Broke My $5,000 iMac Pro (VESA Mount Fail) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MG_NRcy5mxU

G.D.P.R., a New Privacy Law, Makes Europe World’s Leading Tech Watchdog https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/24/technology/europe-gdpr-privacy.html

Show HN: Carbn – Privacy Superpowers for Devs to Solve GDPR and Build in Trust https://www.carbn.io/

O Language: New Release 4.0 https://oytun.org/o-language-new-release-4-0/

MariaDB 10.3 released – features “System-versioned tables” aka “time traveling” https://mariadb.com/kb/en/library/changes-improvements-in-mariadb-103/

Bothanspy and Gyrfalcon – Analysis of CIA Hacking Tools for SSH https://www.ssh.com/ssh/cia-bothanspy-gyrfalcon

Eric Schmidt says Elon Musk is ‘exactly wrong’ about AI https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/25/eric-schmidt-musk-exactly-wrong/

OpenCI – a community of open source CICD/Infrastructure practitioner https://openci.io

Twitter is treating Bulgarians tweeting in Cyrillic like Russian bots https://www.theverge.com/2018/5/22/17380630/twitter-moderation-cyrillic-russian-bots

PG&E responsible for three Northern California wildfires, Cal Fire alleges http://www.sacbee.com/latest-news/article211958659.html

Ghostery sends GDPR email exposing 500 addresses on CC https://twitter.com/andrewrstine/status/1000079766123245568?s=21

The Ethereum-blockchain size has exceeded 1TB, and yes, it’s an issue https://hackernoon.com/the-ethereum-blockchain-size-has-exceeded-1tb-and-yes-its-an-issue-2b650b5f4f62

Show HN: Cool Backgrounds – Download images from a curated list of js libs https://coolbackgrounds.io/

Oracle Mission Control team laid off https://twitter.com/lagergren/status/999911019089559552

First GDPR lawsuits filed seeking €7.6B against Facebook, WhatsApp, Android https://www.irishtimes.com/business/technology/max-schrems-launches-first-legal-cases-under-gdpr-1.3508177