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Ted Dabney, a Founder of Atari and a Creator of Pong, Has Died https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/31/obituaries/ted-dabney-dead-atari-pong.html

MIT 9.11: The Human Brain (Spring 2018) https://nancysbraintalks.mit.edu/course/9-11-the-human-brain

A diary written on castle floorboards https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-44265475

Game Boy Camera Canon EF Lens Mount http://ekeler.com/game-boy-camera-canon-ef-mount/

Horovod: Distributed Training Framework for TensorFlow, Keras, and PyTorch https://github.com/uber/horovod

Facebook moving away from React Native? https://twitter.com/sandofsky/status/1002637340291018754

An arcane new accounting standard is helping reporters follow the money https://www.cjr.org/watchdog/corporate-tax-breaks.php

Deep learning: a critical appraisal https://arxiv.org/abs/1801.00631

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

The beginnings of the end of private life in the late nineteenth century https://www.laphamsquarterly.org/roundtable/defining-privacy-and-then-getting-rid-it?page=all

Dockless bikes: Are they bad for station-based bike-sharing systems? https://www.curbed.com/2018/5/30/17390264/bike-sharing-dockless-bicycles-cities

A Vault containing seeds for virtually every edible plant https://99percentinvisible.org/episode/the-vault/

Why did prehistoric Americans fashion the enigmatic bannerstones? https://www.archaeology.org/issues/262-1707/features/5626-native-american-bannerstones

OpenDUNE – An open-source recreation of the game Dune II https://github.com/OpenDUNE/OpenDUNE

Static access control using phantom types (2008) https://blog.janestreet.com/howto-static-access-control-using-phantom-types/

Europa: Browser-Based AudioWorklet Synth https://www.propellerheads.se/europa

Linux Cryptography: Speck’s real standing with the academic community https://www.spinics.net/lists/linux-crypto/msg33291.html

Wage Theft is a Bigger Problem Than Other Forms of Theft https://www.epi.org/publication/wage-theft-bigger-problem-forms-theft-workers/

Sinsy: HMM-based Singing Voice Synthesis System http://www.sinsy.jp/

Show HN: Verdaccio – Open-Source Lightweight private NPM proxy registry https://www.verdaccio.org/

More data and surveillance are transforming justice systems https://www.economist.com/technology-quarterly/2018-05-02/justice

A River of Warblers: ‘the Greatest Birding Day of My Life’ https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/31/science/warblers-canada-migration.html

Are you scared yet? Meet Norman, the psychopathic AI http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-44040008

BQP Not in the Polynomial-Time Hierarchy in Relativized Worlds https://blog.computationalcomplexity.org/2018/06/bqp-not-in-polynomial-time-hierarchy-in.html

PicoEVB – Artix-7 FPGA board with M.2 interface https://picoevb.com/

Improve Your Privacy in the Age of Mass Surveillance https://iotdarwinaward.com/post/improve-your-privacy-in-age-of-mass-surveillance/

Show HN: Consentful, GDPR consent manager for marketing purpose https://consentful.app

GrafX2 – a bitmap paint program inspired by Amiga programs http://grafx2.chez.com/

Faroe Islands fit cameras to sheep to create Google Street View (2016) https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2016/jul/12/sheep-view-360-faroe-islands-google-mapping-project

Judge rules that Amazon isn’t liable for damages caused by a hoverboard it sold https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/02/amazon-not-liable-for-exploding-hoverboard-marketplace-argument-wins.html

Unwrapping and Visualizing Cuneiform Tablets (2002) http://graphics.stanford.edu/papers/cuneiform/

Boulder-Size Clues to How Humans Settled the Americas https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/30/science/boulders-americas-migration.html

Ace: a syntax-driven C preprocessor (1989) [pdf] https://swtch.com/gosling89ace.pdf

Why We Engage in FLOSS: Answers from Core Developers https://arxiv.org/abs/1803.05741

A Course in Machine Learning http://ciml.info/

Tracking Planes with RTL-SDR, Apache Kafka, KSQL, Kibana and a Raspberry Pi https://www.rtl-sdr.com/tracking-planes-with-rtl-sdr-apache-kafka-ksql-kibana-and-a-raspberry-pi/

Abel’s Theorem in Problems and Solutions (2004) [pdf] http://www.maths.ed.ac.uk/~v1ranick/papers/abel.pdf

The US creates ’nice’ malware. In other news, the sun sets in the east https://www.itwire.com/open-sauce/83060-the-us-creates-nice-malware-in-other-news,-the-sun-sets-in-the-east.html

Replacing JQuery with Vue.js: No Build Step Necessary https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2018/02/jquery-vue-javascript/

An Introduction to WebObjects, in Swift http://www.alwaysrightinstitute.com/wo-intro/

Tesla can change so much with OTA updates that it’s messing with owners’ heads https://www.theverge.com/2018/6/2/17413732/tesla-over-the-air-software-updates-brakes

Show HN: Git-Ready to Deploy? Check for uncommitted and non-pushed changes https://github.com/oleks/git-ready-to-deploy

A central extended amygdala circuit that modulates anxiety http://www.jneurosci.org/content/early/2018/05/29/JNEUROSCI.0705-18.2018

Google Swift Style Guide https://google.github.io/swift/

Show HN: Diwata – a user-friendly database interface for PostgreSQL https://github.com/ivanceras/diwata

Show HN: The Hungarian maximum likelihood trick https://louisabraham.github.io/notebooks/hungarian_trick.html

“Nvidia’s Next Generation Mainstream GPU” Preso Briefly Listed for Hot Chips https://www.anandtech.com/show/12847/nvidias-nextgen-mainstream-gpu-talk-briefly-listed-for-hot-chips

Increased oversight coming to SF agencies’ untracked use of prepaid gift cards http://www.sfexaminer.com/increased-oversight-coming-sf-agencies-use-prepaid-gift-cards/

Leaked screenshots of Xcode 10 on macOS 10.14 https://twitter.com/stroughtonsmith/status/1002893737037582336

Inside my ‘haunting’ time as the first American to study in North Korea https://nypost.com/2018/06/02/inside-my-haunting-year-as-the-first-american-to-study-in-north-korea/

Did Science Miss Its Best Shot at an AIDS Vaccine? https://www.wired.com/story/search-for-aids-vaccine/

A Primer on Separation Logic (Automatic Program Verification and Analysis)(2011) [pdf] http://www0.cs.ucl.ac.uk/staff/p.ohearn/papers/Marktoberdorf11LectureNotes.pdf

MH370 Didn’t Just Disappear, It Was Caught in a Swamp of Corruption https://www.thedailybeast.com/mh370-didnt-just-disappear-it-was-caught-in-a-swamp-of-corruption?ref=home

Why CarMax Makes More Money on Used Cars Than Anyone Else https://jalopnik.com/heres-why-carmax-makes-more-money-on-used-cars-than-any-1826415410

How Microsoft stole my code and then spit on it https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1002696910266773505.html

The World’s Largest GMO Study Was Launched by Russians. Then It Disappeared https://www.buzzfeed.com/danvergano/factor-gmo-fake-science-russia

Asian Americans Are the Least Likely Group to Be Promoted to Management https://hbr.org/2018/05/asian-americans-are-the-least-likely-group-in-the-u-s-to-be-promoted-to-management

A Graphene Aerogel Is 99.8% Air and as Strong as Steel https://futurism.com/videos/near-indestructible-gel-air/