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A sad update about a scissors maker that went viral Bought by London Trust Media, Pledges an IRC Revival

Gluon – A static, type-inferred and embeddable language written in Rust

Show HN: I trained a neural network to write Kanji

How We Got to Be So Self-Absorbed: The Long Story

MtGox: Announcement of Commencement of Civil Rehabilitation Proceedings [pdf]

On the Rise of FinTechs – Credit Scoring Using Digital Footprints

Gravity – An embeddable programming language

Methane leaks from US gas fields dwarf government estimates

Seximal: A better way to count [video]

Using the Chrome OS Graphics Stack on Intel-Based Linux Desktops

New Charges in Huge C.I.A. Breach Known as Vault 7

Show HN: Material Dashboard – Free Admin for Bootstrap 4, React, Angular, Vue.js

One Island Grows 80% of the World’s Vanilla

Freelancers are precarious. When should they push back?

Neanderthal vs. ND4J – Native Performance, Java and CPU

Mux is hiring engineers to make online video infrastructure better

Exploring contravariance using Swift

Inside a Heist of American Chip Designs, as China Bids for Tech Power

FBI Releases Study of Pre-Attack Behaviors of Active Shooters – FBI

Rabbit Ear: a creative coding JavaScript library for designing origami

Ketamine acts fast to treat depression and its effects last – but how?

GitLab 11.0 Released with Auto DevOps and License Management

MySQL bug still open after 13 years

MS Windows Once Caused Second Life To Break An Inkjet Printer

California Privacy Bill would reign in Silicon Valley information brokers power

Show HN: A Beautiful Open Source Bootstrap 4 UI Kit

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Muscles Way into $130M Military Contract

Arizona Uber crash driver was ’watching TV’

Border Spy Tech Shouldn’t Be a Requirement for a Path to Citizenship

DuckDuckGo will “examine the extent of Google’s filter bubble.”

13-Year-Old Charged with Felony for Recording Conversation with School Principal

When Honda Gave GM One of History’s Most Amazing Smackdowns

Show HN: react-easy-crop – crop images with easy interactions

Michael O Church’s Theory of 3 Class Ladders in America (2017)

‘Babylon 5’ is great, so why does it look so bad?

The Constitution in the 100-Mile Border Zone

Apple Launches Repair Program for Faulty MacBook Keyboards

Tesla to cut nearly 20 percent of its SolarCity installation locations

Quick-to-scale architecture for task-based processing

Show HN: Tophat – Open source Bootstrap 4 themes

How the audacity to fix things without asking permission can change the world

Lawsuit shows WB Westworld game stole Fallout Shelter code, even has same bugs

More details leak on “Snapdragon 1000,” Qualcomm’s chip for Windows 10 laptops

To save money, my insurance company forced me to try drugs that didn’t work

Tesla is suing an ex-employee for hacking into its ’MOS’ software

Trachtenberg System for Rapid Mental Calculation

A Congresswoman Is Asking 23andMe to Help Reunite Kids and Parents at the Border

Amazon Workers Demand Bezos Cancel Law Enforcement Face Recognition Contract

Google’s Fuchsia OS will support Linux apps

Valve revamps its next controller, should make using hands in VR feel way cooler

Under “right-to-try” law, therapy may go for $300K–with no proof it will work

Apple launches service program to address MacBook Pro keyboard woes

Unreal Engine used to render the Weather Channel tornado graphics

Build a blockchain app with JavaScript in 5 minutes

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

The IPOs keep coming: The search company Elastic has filed to go public

California housing about 100 immigrant children separated from parents at border

JPEG XL could let you pack twice as many photos into your phone

Deep Learning in Combination with Crowd Computing for Photo Labeling in Browser

Crypto Celebrity John McAfee Survives Assassination Attempt

Cash Is About to Lose Its Turf to Cryptocurrencies

Create a Blockchain Caller with PubNub and JSON RPC