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Microsoft’s purchase of GitHub leaves some scientists uneasy

Why you should learn just a little Awk (2010)

U.S. Files Criminal Charges Against Theranos’s Elizabeth Holmes, Ramesh Balwani

OWASP Mobile Security Testing Guide – Release 1.0

Precious (YC W18) Is Hiring a Senior iOS Engineer (1st Employee)

Blooming Password – A banned password check using a bloom filter

Ugandan wins Africa prize for bloodless malaria test

What do Unix command names stand for?

Codemasters History: The NES’ Best Unlicensed Developer

NLP-generated summaries could replace traditional headlines

Methods of Comparison, Compared: A Visual Guide to Comparing Change

Pregnancy Discrimination Is Rampant Inside America’s Biggest Companies

Strapdown.js – Instant and elegant Markdown documents

JavaScript Engine Fundamentals: Shapes and Inline Caches

Judge says ‘literal but nonsensical’ Google translation isn’t consent for search

RetroBSD: Unix for microcontrollers

Announcing the Build Server Protocol v1.0.0

Harvard and Smithsonian teamed up crowdsource a century of astronomy (2014)

Ultibo – Environment for embedded development on Raspberry Pi

Bandai: A Japanese toymaker’s role in the history of board games (2017)

New form of matter may lie just beyond the periodic table

SpinLaunch raises $40M to build a machine to catapult objects into space

White House announces 25 percent tariff on Chinese tech goods

The dark story behind Stalin’s popular photo with a Soviet girl

Macintosh Startup Sound History [video]

Goodhart’s Law: When a measure becomes a target, it ceases to be a good measure

No one is opening those emails about privacy updates

Google Fuchsia release date, news and rumors

On Intelligence in Cells: The Case for Whole Cell Biology (2009) [pdf]

Thanks to TruffleRuby, Ruby is about to become an order of magnitude faster

Cyberpunk 2077 world premiere: 50 minutes of William Gibson-level insanity

Cost-effective method of extracting uranium from seawater

The court’s decision to let AT&T and Time Warner merge is bad

MIPS Acquired by AI Hardware Vendor Wave Computing

Apple Maps has been down for hours, users unable to search for places/directions

Fuchsia Friday: ‘Machina’ brings support for running Linux on top of Fuchsia

You’re twice as likely to found a successful startup when you’re 40 than 25

The Enduring Enigma of Costco’s $1.50 Hot Dog and Soda Combo

Show HN: Mailist – personalized newsletter. From your bookmarks

Amazon, Microsoft, Uber paying big money to kill a California privacy initiative

Anti-Piracy lawyers sentenced to prison for defrauding copyright holder clients

Federal government giving back money seized from man at Cleveland airport

Nation’s top three most expensive places for renters: all in Bay Area

Vue Passes React’s Star Count on GitHub

SPARCStation Voyager (1994) [pdf]

Apple’s ‘Behind the Mac’ ads have a double meaning

Guy Who Robbed Someone at Gunpoint for a Domain Name Is Getting 20 Years in Jail

Harvard Rated Asian-American Applicants Lower on Personality Traits: Lawsuit

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and Balwani charged by feds with wire fraud

The Stanford Prison Experiment was massively influential. It was a fraud

Microsoft Office rewrite to React.js nears completion

Harvard Rated Asian Applicants Lower on Personality Traits, Lawsuit Says