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Sniper – An efficient multi-scale object detection algorithm

Understanding contravariance

Mysterious ‘Jumping Gene’ That Appears 500k Times in Human DNA

Secrets of Resilience: Lessons from adults who overcame difficult childhoods

YouTube introduces channel memberships, merchandise and premieres

Samsung Kicks Off Mass Production of 8 TB NF1 SSDs with PCIe 4 Interface

1971 B5500 Eliza clone written in Lispified Algol

The Manchester Baby was the first stored-program computer

New chemical analysis of Aztec turquoise suggests it didn’t come from the SW US

Testing out a new future for Consumer Reports

From rust belt to robot belt: Turning AI into jobs in the US heartland

Show HN: Why Do I Procrastinate? – Web MD for Procrastination

Amazon employees protest sale of facial recognition tech to law enforcement

Gracefully Scaling to 10k PostgreSQL Connections for $35/mo, Part Two

The sniff test of self-recognition confirmed: Dogs have self-awareness (2017)

Burger Robot Startup Opens First Restaurant

MirageFox: APT15 Resurfaces with New Tools Based on Old Ones

Elchemy – write type safe Elixir using Elm-like syntax

Is There a Smarter Path to Artificial Intelligence? Some Experts Hope So

First physiological test for autism proves high accuracy in second trial

YAML: probably not so great after all (2017)

The Current State of Java Value Types

Clever (YC S12) is hiring engineers to help change education

A brief introduction to the ppx extension mechanism in OCaml

The most expensive four words in the English language: “This time is different”

“It’s Easier To Ask Forgiveness Than To Get Permission”

Building a Camera That Can See Wifi – Radio Telescope V2

Electron 3.0.0-beta.1 – Chrome 66 and Node 10

Scavenging Russia’s Rocket Graveyard Is Dangerous and Profitable

GNU Parallel 20180622 (Kim Trump) Released

A Beginner’s Guide to Firewalling with pf

Koko, a gorilla who could do sign language, has died at 46

China is no longer importing waste – 111M tons will have to go elsewhere

Nintendo and Microsoft team up to promote cross-play, while Sony remains silent

Using Deep Learning to Help Pathologists Find Tumors

Particle physics experiments have stopped answering to grand theories

Show HN: GitCompare – Easily compare open source projects

Big fish are found deep not because of age, climate, or prey, but because of us

Synergy-core: Open source core of Synergy, the keyboard and mouse sharing tool

Learn new technology through writing a tutorial about it

CS230: Deep Learning – Project Reports and Posters, Spring 2018

Association of Type 2 Diabetes with Titanium Dioxide Crystals in the Pancreas

A Git protocol parser written in Go

In a world of digital nomads, we will all be made homeless

Cookbook – Bayesian Modeling with PyMC3 – File sharing from the command line

Show HN: An Implementation of the Language from “Writing an Interpreter in Go”

From rust belt to robot belt: Turning AI into jobs in the US heartland

Facial Recognition Cameras Do Not Belong in Schools

Show HN: (Bhagavad Gita – Simplified)

SEC issues warning against John McAfee’s crypto shilling

Panama Papers: Mossack Fonseca was unable to identify company owners

Bedford and the Normalization of Deviance

Surgeon Atul Gawande selected as CEO of new health care company from Amazon

ChaCha20 and Poly1305 for IETF Protocols

Sketchpad: A man-machine graphical communication system (1963) [pdf]

Starting an automated business for some friends as a gift

PostgreSQL Features You May Not Have Tried but Should

An analysis of the airfare prediction app Hopper

Erlang OTP 21.0 is Released

Half billion tries for a HAMMER2 bug


Toxic Substances Portal - Perfluoroalkyls

Bias detectives: the researchers striving to make algorithms fair

Show HN: DivANS – Rust simd compression algorithm demo in WASM in the browser

Observations of the missing baryons in the warm–hot intergalactic medium

Marsjs – Labeling photos in browser with Tensorflow.js

People are recycling too much garbage, and it’s threatening the industry

Go-benchmark: Golang benchmarks used for optimizing code

Projects to Help You Learn React (2017)

Algeria shuts down internet to prevent cheating during high school exams

It took a long time for de Gaulle to become ‘de Gaulle’

Tesla sues ex-employee for hacking, theft, and leaking to the press

Useful Idiots: On Elif Batuman’s ’The Idiot’

Show HN: MRuby-Zest – A Scriptable Audio GUI Framework

Vibora: Fast, asynchronous and sexy Python web framework

Show HN: A world cup 2018 live dashboard with browser notifications

Desperate Coinbase customers turn to SEC with allegations of fraud

Posthumous lust and the internet: a love story

First-Class Statistical Missing Values Support in Julia 0.7

Lawsuit alleges U.S. forcibly gave migrant children psychiatric drugs

European parliament committee approves vote on ‘disastrous’ copyright bill

After 6 years of lawsuits, we’ve won the war on magnets is over

Breaking the origin-model in Edge, using range requests and web audio

Democrat with financial ties to AT&T just gutted California’s net neutrality law

Linode Fremont servers are down

Towards a fully reproducible Debian

Instagram launches IGTV (vertical videos platform)

People’s egos get bigger after meditation and yoga, says a new study

Watching a species vanish in real-time

Facebook adding auto-playing video ads to Messenger

Dexter – A low cost, high precision haptic robotic arm w 50 micron repeatability

How Blinkist Drives 50,000 App Downloads per Month with Content Marketing

Article 13 and Article 11: EU’s Terrible Copyright Bills Pass Vote

My Teenage Video Game Obsession Wasn’t ’Gaming Disorder’

It’s not just Microsoft: lots of tech companies are quietly helping ICE

Show HN: Early version of a Speed Dating Community

State of the Site: Metafilter financial update and future directions

Show HN: Offline First Todo App Made with PouchDB and ServiceWorkers

Florida airport to require all international passengers to submit to a face scan

Microsoft acquires Bonsai to help with its artificial intelligence push

The FDA is powerless to stop right-to-try profiteers

Show HN: Refined GitHub – Simplify the GitHub interface and adds useful features

MoviePass is going to introduce surge pricing on popular movies by July

Musk emails alleged Tesla saboteur, ’You’re a horrible human being’

SEC Documents Detail Scores of Fraud Allegations Against Coinbase

Google Assistant no longer needs every ’hey’ and ’OK’

California net neutrality bill ‘eviscerated’ in Assembly committee meeting

Show HN: Pion-WebRTC, a Go Native WebRTC Implementation

Dexter – A low cost, high precision haptic robotic arm w 50 micron repeatability

All Amazon Prime members can now try clothes before they buy

Show HN: Revert back to good old GitHub Homepage

Show HN: iOS 12 Dark Mode Notifications

Researchers find last of universe’s missing ordinary matter

Show HN: Turn a .NET core website into a desktop app using webview (no electron)

Diabetes Breakthrough: Common Vaccine Can Improve Blood Sugar Levels Long-Term

Show HN: Electronics Hobbyists – Feedback on Search Startup

Someone live coding a distributed content network similar to YouTube

Tesla sues ex-employee for hacking and theft. But he says he’s a whistleblower

Inside Nintendo’s “perfect” method for detecting online Switch piracy

Anthony Bourdain and the ‘Silent Epidemic of Male Suicide’

The Wild Email Exchange Between Tesla’s Alleged ’Saboteur’ and Elon Musk

Waymo, Uber, Ford joining forces to explore ‘human impact’ of self-driving cars

Airlines Providing Attendants Customer Data

In a world of digital nomads, we will all be made homeless

Supercomputer Aurora 21 will map the human brain, starting in 2021

I can’t watch my brother’s graduation because the organist played Star Wars

Volkswagen fixes seat belt flaw with zip ties that snap apart when braking

European Union’s JURI committee approves universal copyright filters

The software engineer’s guide to asserting dominance in the workplace

’Facebook is taking everything’: rising rents drive out Silicon Valley families

Supreme Court Clears Way for Sales Taxes on Internet Merchants

Airbnb is ’sunsetting’ React Native, reinvesting all efforts back into native

Airbnb is sunsetting React Native and reinvesting all efforts into native

What happens when China’s state-run media embraces AI?