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The NES turns 30: How it began, worked, and saved an industry (2013)

The Machine That Builds Itself: The Strengths of the Lisp Languages (2016)

The physics of baking good pizza

Timsort is a sorting algorithm that is efficient for real-world data

Mozilla Overhauls Speech-To-Text Contribution Interface

Captain Beefheart Radar Station

How to make MongoDB not suck for analytics

Design case history: the Commodore 64 (1985) [pdf]

There was a time when search engines were a thing, and it seems they still are

Beenz, a digital currency before Bitcoin

Study reports cell phones may be making us hypersocial, rather than antisocial

Phantom traffic jams, and why lane expansion isn’t really successful

Google and Nasdaq Pursuing Nano-Second Precision in Network Time Protocol

Cryptocurrency is driving innovation in the financial sector

Show HN: Google Drive as a file system

OpenBSD in Amsterdam: VMs on vmd(8) servers

After the Fall: Ten Years After the Crash

Tesla meets self-imposed deadline for Model 3, rolls out 5000 cars in a week

An Extremely Consequential Supreme Court Decision Slipped Under the Radar

Homes ’Earn’ Minimum Wage or More in Almost Half the Nation’s Largest Cities

Search Lookaside Buffer: Efficient Caching for Index Data Structures [pdf]

Why My 11-Year Old Stopped Coding Then Switched to Python

American Gut: An Open Platform for Citizen Science Microbiome Research [pdf]

Memristive crypto primitive for building highly secure functions (2015)

In Chile, border collies are sowing seeds, bringing life back to forests (2017)

Awesome macOS open source applications

SiFive to release source code to initialize HiFive Unleashed RISC-V board

Flexport is hiring software engineers

MIT Study debunks notion large chunks of Medicare go to futile end-of-life care

Silicon Valley’s Exclusive Salary Database

Hi-tech dreamcatcher defeats sleep amnesia

Show HN: A Lisp interpreter in C# 7

Friedrich Nietzsche: The Physiology of Politics

More States Opting to ’Robo-Grade’ Student Essays by Computer

The scooter company that raised 400M in 4 months is what is wrong with SV

Functional programming paradigms in modern JavaScript: Partial Application

Bill to End Patent Office Validity Challenges Introduced in House

This Is Water – David Foster Wallace

Developers. Our last, best hope for ethics?

Show HN: Bookmarks manager –

How China censors the net: by making sure there’s too much information

The Real Origins of the Religious Right: Segregation (2014)

Could psychedelics transform mental health?

LTE flaw lets attackers hijack your browsing session and record websites visited

Poop Is Raining from the Sky in Canada, and the Government Says It’s Not Planes

Kevin MacDonald and the Elevation of Anti-Semitic Pseudoscience

This Mutation Math Shows How Life Keeps on Evolving

The controversy over child killing among Amazon tribes in Brazil

GitHub Developers Are Giving Microsoft a Chance

Can Elon Musk and Tesla Reinvent the Way Cars Are Made?

GUN: a realtime, decentralized, offline-first, graph database engine

We may have answered the Fermi Paradox: We are alone in the universe

Rewards of Up to $500,000 Offered for OpenBSD Zero-Days (and other dist.)

“Find your passion” is bad advice, say Yale and Stanford psychologists

Tesla produce 7000 cars in seven days

Middle-aged entrepreneurs are more successful than young ones

Gentoo’s GitHub Organization Was Hacked

Comcast aware of nationwide outage impacting its internet, video and voice users

The Ratio of Workers to Retirees Is Plunging Across Developed Economies