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Long-term health risks after having adenoids or tonsils removed in childhood https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaotolaryngology/fullarticle/2683621

Polly.js – Record, replay, and stub HTTP interactions https://netflix.github.io/pollyjs/#/

Hallmark of an Economic Ponzi Scheme https://www.hussmanfunds.com/comment/mc180604/

Comcast, in 2nd Try, Offers $65B Cash for 21st Century Fox https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/13/business/media/comcast-fox-disney-bidding-war.html

Through-Wall Human Pose Estimation Using Radio Signals http://rfpose.csail.mit.edu/

A newcomer’s (angry) guide to R http://arrgh.tim-smith.us/

Librarian wins surprise judgement against Equifax in small claims court https://vtdigger.org/2018/06/12/randolph-librarian-wins-surprise-judgement-equifax/

A Gentle Introduction to Algorithm Complexity Analysis http://discrete.gr/complexity/

Don’t Let Facebook, or Any Tracker, Follow You on the Web https://blog.torproject.org/dont-let-facebook-or-any-tracker-follow-you-web

PlanGrid (YC W12) Hiring Front End and Mobile Engineers to Modernize Construction https://www.plangrid.com/careers/

Delft scientists make first “on demand” entanglement link https://www.tudelft.nl/en/2018/tu-delft/delft-scientists-make-first-on-demand-entanglement-link/

Nearly two centuries ago, France was first hit by a data network attack (2017) https://www.1843magazine.com/technology/rewind/the-crooked-timber-of-humanity

Python’s GIL implemented in pure Python https://rushter.com/blog/python-gil-thread-scheduling/

‍ What, Why and How of PHP Composer ️ https://laravelfactory.com/blog/php-composer-tutorial

Can this cooler save kids from dying? https://www.gatesnotes.com/Health/The-big-chill

Model Zoo – Pretrained deep learning models https://modelzoo.co/

Stick and Rudder: An Explanation of the Art of Flying (1944) https://archive.org/details/StickAndRudderAnExplanationOfTheArtOfFlying

The Peter Principle Revisited: A Computational Study (2009) https://arxiv.org/abs/0907.0455

Apple to Close iPhone Security Hole That Police Use to Crack Devices https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/13/technology/apple-iphone-police.html

SOD: An Embedded OpenCV Alternative https://github.com/symisc/sod

How to GraphQL – A Fullstack Tutorial for GraphQL https://www.howtographql.com/

Bitcoin’s Price Was Artificially Inflated Last Year, Researchers Say https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/13/technology/bitcoin-price-manipulation.html

Show HN: Node-android – Run Node.js on Android https://github.com/getICO/node-android

Dragonfly: Alibaba P2P file distribution system https://github.com/alibaba/Dragonfly

Grazing the Net (1994) http://www.fno.org/grazing1.html

Antarctica loses three trillion tonnes of ice in 25 years https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-44470208

Watermarks: Diving into the fathoms to find life’s fluency https://www.laphamsquarterly.org/water/watermarks

Errors Trigger Retraction of Study on Mediterranean Diet’s Heart Benefits https://text.npr.org/s.php?sId=619619302

That Huge Mediterranean Diet Study Was Flawed. But Was It Wrong? https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/13/health/mediterranean-diet-heart-disease.html

Learning Programming with Nim https://narimiran.github.io/nim-basics/

British strategy in a certain eventuality (1940) [pdf] http://filestore.nationalarchives.gov.uk/pdfs/small/cab-66-7-wp-40-168-48.pdf

Apple strikes blow to Facebook as it clamps down on data harvesting https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/jun/13/apple-facebook-privacy-data-harvesting-onavo-app-store

Redis Lua scripting: several security vulnerabilities fixed http://antirez.com/news/119

Stanford research turns human blood cells into functional neurons https://newatlas.com/blood-cells-transformed-neurons-stanford/54948/

Dank Learning: Generating Memes Using Deep Neural Networks https://arxiv.org/abs/1806.04510

Show HN: Bistro Streams – A light-weight column-oriented stream analytics server https://github.com/asavinov/bistro/blob/master/server

Office 365 is being completely rewritten in JavaScript https://twitter.com/thelarkinn/status/1006746626617008128?s=21

Mininet on OpenBSD: Interactive SDN Testing and Development [pdf] https://www.openbsd.org/papers/bsdcan2018-mininet.pdf

Eric S. Raymond on Keeping the Bazaar Secure and Functional http://www.itprotoday.com/open-source/eric-s-raymond-keeping-bazaar-secure-and-functional

New UK startup visa route announced by the Home Secretary https://www.gov.uk/government/news/new-start-up-visa-route-announced-by-the-home-secretary

Translating SQL Queries using map, reduce, and filter in JavaScript http://www.zsoltnagy.eu/translating-sql-queries-using-map-reduce-filter-in-javascript/

Idea: use machine learning to remove product placements from images/video https://ideahub.social/idea/tcuax-use-ml-to-remove-product-placements-from-images-video

Lenovo Crammed a Hexa-Core CPU and 128GB of Memory into a Laptop https://www.tomshardware.com/news/lenovo-thinkpad-p52-mobile-workstation,37292.html

Dissolving the Fermi Paradox https://arxiv.org/abs/1806.02404

The Stanford Prison Experiment was hugely influential, turns out it was a fraud https://www.vox.com/2018/6/13/17449118/stanford-prison-experiment-fraud-psychology-replication

Show HN: PGDeltaStream – Streaming Postgres database changes over WebSockets https://github.com/hasura/pgdeltastream

Eric Schmidt: The Artificial Intelligence Revolution https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=12&v=192Acm_S-Ss

Everyone is watching what you do online. How user tracking with cookies works https://www.blinkingcaret.com/2018/06/13/everyone-is-watching-what-you-do-online-how-user-tracking-with-cookies-works/

Martin Shkreli still owes the feds more than $450,000 https://nypost.com/2018/06/12/pharma-bro-still-owes-the-feds-big-bucks/

UK’s Dixons Carphone admits huge data breach https://www.bbc.com/news/business-44465331

Attitudes matter in an aging world https://agewell.orbmedia.org/

NASA Is Learning the Best Way to Grow Food in Space https://www.popsci.com/nasa-growing-food-in-space

JSON-Based Universal Messaging Format (2017) https://github.com/cjus/umf

Where Boys Outperform Girls in Math: Rich, White and Suburban Districts https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/06/13/upshot/boys-girls-math-reading-tests.html

Sexual harassment is rife in the sciences, finds landmark US study https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05404-6

Xkcd: Customer Rewards https://xkcd.com/2006/

Show HN: Tripetto – Visual editor and more for self-hosted forms and surveys https://tripetto.com

Companies die when they run out of creative people (YouTube) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WEvqMN75sCI

Office 365 is being completely rewritten in JavaScript https://twitter.com/TheLarkInn/status/1006746626617008128

10+ Best Email Tracking Apps for Gmail and Outlook (in 2018) https://www.leadboxer.com/blog/10-best-email-tracking-apps-for-gmail-outlook-in-2018/

The Path to Cloud-Native Trading Platforms WithKubernetes https://blog.openshift.com/the-path-to-cloud-native-trading-platforms/

Researchers find IQ scores dropping since the 1970s https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-06-iq-scores-1970s.amp

Netflix will add interactive games to its platform later this year https://www.theverge.com/2018/6/13/17460092/netflix-interactive-games-minecraft

Amazon has replaced Google as the best place to work in the US https://work.qz.com/1236944/linkedin-amazon-is-a-better-place-to-work-than-google-apple-or-tesla/

Volkswagen fined $1.2B in Germany over diesel scandal http://money.cnn.com/2018/06/13/investing/volkswagen-fine-germany/index.html

Tesla shorts take an estimated $2 bil of losses in Elon Musk’s ‘next level burn’ https://electrek.co/2018/06/13/tesla-tsla-shorts-billio-losses-elon-musk-next-level-burn/

Hubble Space Telescope public data now available on AWS https://registry.opendata.aws/hst/

In her short life, mathematician Emmy Noether changed the face of physics https://www.sciencenews.org/article/emmy-noether-theorem-legacy-physics-math

Python 3.7.0rc1 and 3.6.6rc1 are now available https://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-dev/2018-June/153882.html

Psychedelic Medicine 101: Psilocybin and the magic of mushrooms https://newatlas.com/psychedelic-medicine-psilocybin-magic-mushrooms-medical-research/54808/

Plan to split California into three states earns spot on November ballot http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-pol-ca-california-split-three-states-20180612-story.html

Show HN: Find and mentor at high school hackathons near you https://hackathons.hackclub.com/

This Test Shows Why Tesla Autopilot Crashes Keep Happening https://jalopnik.com/this-test-shows-why-tesla-autopilot-crashes-keep-happen-1826810902

Office 365 is being completely rewritten JavaScript https://twitter.com/thelarkinn/status/1006746626617008128?s=21

Office 365, Skype, MS Teams, and VS Code Are All Being Rewritten in React Native https://twitter.com/thelarkinn/status/1006746626617008128

Proposal to Split California into 3 States Lands on November Ballot https://talkingpointsmemo.com/news/california-initiative-three-split-general-election-ballot

IQ scores are falling and have been for decades, new study finds https://www.cnn.com/2018/06/13/health/falling-iq-scores-study-intl/index.html