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Intel to Acquire eASIC: Lower Cost ASICs in FPGA Design Time https://www.anandtech.com/show/13075/intel-acquires-easic-lower-cost-asics-in-fpga-design-time

Measuring abstract reasoning in neural networks https://deepmind.com/blog/measuring-abstract-reasoning/

Running Amiga-like OSes on QEMU http://zero.eik.bme.hu/~balaton/qemu/amiga/

The Shareholder Value Myth (2013) http://www.europeanfinancialreview.com/?p=883

Optimising a Trebuchet [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-gn2RGPqe_A

Computing normals for 3D Bézier curves https://pomax.github.io/bezierinfo/#pointvectors3d

Fullstack Academy is looking for developers who love teaching https://fullstackacademy.workable.com/jobs/186349

Cognitive Distortions of People Who Get Stuff Done (2012) [pdf] https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/presentation/1a59/7a9ca8b03d86ae9a2f86dd90e7bbff481fab.pdf

Finding and exploiting hidden features of Animal Crossing’s NES emulator https://jamchamb.github.io/2018/07/11/animal-crossing-nes-emulator-hacks.html

Why Use OpenStreetMap Instead of Google Maps? https://www.openstreetmap.org/user/jbelien/diary/44356

The everything-is-a-file principle – Linus Torvalds https://yarchive.net/comp/linux/everything_is_file.html

Show HN: three-laser-pointer – Interactive laser object for VR-like scenes https://github.com/w3reality/three-laser-pointer

Crop circle reveals ancient ‘henge’ monument buried in Ireland https://globalnews.ca/news/4329755/henge-crop-circle-monument-ireland-farmer-field/

Lisp, Jazz, Aikido – Three Expressions of a Single Essence https://arxiv.org/abs/1804.00485

Show HN: Router7 – A pure-Go implementation of a small home internet router https://github.com/rtr7/router7

Almond – The Open Virtual Assistant https://almond.stanford.edu/

Archaeologists in China Discover the Oldest Stone Tools Outside Africa https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/11/science/hominins-tools-china.html

Vista Equity Partners revamps software companies by following detailed protocols https://www.wsj.com/articles/billionaires-secret-buyout-formula-110-instructions-and-an-intelligence-test-1531151197

Spiffy: Enabling File-System Aware Storage Applications https://www.usenix.org/conference/fast18/presentation/sun

Metformin in Longevity Study (MILES) https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02432287

Open source, privacy-enabled smartphone operating systems https://e.foundation/

The fundamental attribution error (2013) http://ansuz.sooke.bc.ca/entry/256

Apple’s China-friendly censorship caused an iPhone-crashing bug https://www.wired.com/story/apple-china-censorship-bug-iphone-crash-emoji/

Show HN: How to make your Python code more idiomatic – 25 tips and tricks https://github.com/jerry-git/learn-python3#idiomatic-python

Google Chrome’s new Meltdown and Spectre safeguard is a memory hog https://mobilesyrup.com/2018/07/13/google-chromes-new-meltdown-and-spectre-safeguard-is-a-memory-hog/

East German Doping Victims Die 10 to 12 Years Earlier – psychologist https://www.zeit.de/sport/2018-03/doping-east-germany-research-harald-freyberger-english/komplettansicht

Show HN: SESS – Simple Email Sending Service https://sess.email/

Cambridge Analytica staff set up new firm https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-44807093

A rescue diver on what it was like to save the Thai boys in the cave https://www.vox.com/2018/7/12/17564360/thai-cave-rescue-boys-mission-diver-ben-reymenants

Boron arsenide crystals can dissipate the heat generated in electronic devices https://cacm.acm.org/news/229534-crystals-could-cool-down-your-future-electronic-devices/fulltext

Navy Aims for “Compile to Combat in 24 Hours” http://www.doncio.navy.mil/CHIPS/ArticleDetails.aspx?ID=10501

Handy checklist when spinning up a new landing page, e-commerce store, or blog https://asgardanalytics.com/blog/16-ways-to-earn-more-and-make-your-customers-love-you/

Maps Of Street Layouts Colored By Orientation (2014) http://www.datapointed.net/2014/10/maps-of-street-grids-by-orientation/

A Data Science Version Control System https://dvc.org/

Why WeWork does not deserve a $20bn price tag https://www.ft.com/content/87c43322-755e-11e8-b6ad-3823e4384287

How I Manage Resources in Pure C https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncRv9fCxt_w

Donut math: how donut.c works https://www.a1k0n.net/2011/07/20/donut-math.html

At Uber, New Questions Arise About Executive Behavior https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/13/technology/uber-barney-harford-behavior.html

Why South Korea is ‘crypto crazy’ and what that means for the rest of the world https://venturebeat.com/2018/07/14/why-south-korea-is-crypto-crazy-and-what-that-means-for-the-rest-of-the-world/

The Code-Free Developer Interview [YouTube] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TttMpdihdcw

‘Downloadable Gun’ Clears a Legal Obstacle, and Activists Are Alarmed https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/13/business/downloadable-gun-allowed-alarming-activists.html

Is Russian mathematical education among the best in the world? https://www.quora.com/Is-Russian-mathematical-education-among-the-best-in-the-world?share=1

Show HN: Host Tech Events and Hackathons with Ease http://hackhub.com