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Darpa Shows Off Some Things You Can Do with Distributed Electric Propulsion https://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/transportation/advanced-cars/darpa-vehicle-technologies

Geosharded Recommendations with Hilbert Curve at Tinder https://tech.gotinder.com/geosharded-recommendations-part-1-sharding-approach-2/

1500 Archers on a 28.8: Network Programming in Age of Empires and Beyond https://www.gamasutra.com/view/feature/131503/1500_archers_on_a_288_network_.php?print=1

Show HN: Learn how to work remotely from people doing it every day http://remotehabits.com/?ref=hackernews

Why We’re Building Flux, a New Data Scripting and Query Language https://www.influxdata.com/blog/why-were-building-flux-a-new-data-scripting-and-query-language/

Microsoft: Join Developer Design https://microsoft.github.io/join-dev-design/

Case Studies Where Phase 2 and Phase 3 Trials had Divergent Results [pdf] https://www.fda.gov/downloads/AboutFDA/ReportsManualsForms/Reports/UCM535780.pdf

Investigating Causal Effects of Mental Events in Cognitive Neuroscience http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/14507/

JavaScript fundamentals before learning React https://www.robinwieruch.de/javascript-fundamentals-react-requirements/

Traveling to the Sun: Why Won’t Parker Solar Probe Melt? https://phys.org/news/2018-07-sun-wont-parker-solar-probe.html

Lily: An interpreted language with a focus on expressiveness and type safety http://lily-lang.org

Self-Driving Car Startup Voyage Brings on Ex-Tesla, Cruise and Uber Exec as CTO https://techcrunch.com/2018/07/19/self-driving-car-startup-voyage-brings-on-ex-tesla-cruise-and-uber-exec-as-cto/

Hiring engineers to help change education at Clever (YC S12) https://clever.com/about/jobs/software-engineer#gh_jid=5889

Work less, get more: New Zealand firm’s four-day week an ’unmitigated success’ https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jul/19/work-less-get-more-new-zealand-firms-four-day-week-an-unmitigated-success

Artemis – Neutralizing BGP hijacking within a minute https://blog.apnic.net/2018/07/19/artemis-neutralizing-bgp-hijacking-within-a-minute/

The men and women who brought curry to Birmingham https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-42542081

A Blockchain Analysis of the July 13th Mueller Indictment https://blog.cotten.io/bitcoin-money-laundering-and-muellers-12-e2fa91097e12

REST was never about CRUD https://tyk.io/blog/rest-never-crud/

Simone Giertz – Back from brain surgery [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-INz4XVeyJ4

What We Learned from Analyzing 100M Bugs https://instabug.com/state-of-mobile-app-quality-2018

Avelon: Turing complete, functional language with concatenative combinators https://github.com/dmbarbour/wikilon/blob/master/docs/AwelonLang.md

LGBTQ game history is fleeting – that’s why curation is necessary https://venturebeat.com/2018/07/19/lgbtq-game-history-is-fleeting-thats-why-curation-is-necessary/

Resume Examples from people who got hired by Google, Apple, NASA and others https://www.kickresume.com/help-center/resume-samples/

The Mythos of Model Interpretability in Machine Learning https://queue.acm.org/detail.cfm?id=3241340

How luxury housing becomes affordable http://cityobservatory.org/making_luxury_housing_affordable/

Google Ventures uses algorithms to approve or kill VC investments https://www.axios.com/newsletters/axios-pro-rata-52e865b9-2169-4fae-821e-a84a0e98eaa0.html

Americans can legally download 3-D printed guns starting next month https://amp.cnn.com/cnn/2018/07/19/us/3d-printed-gun-settlement-trnd/index.html

Colorful Atlases That Brought the Night Sky Within Reach https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/colorful-constellation-maps-of-the-sky

MassBrowser: Unblocking the Web for the Masses, by the Masses [pdf] https://web.cs.umass.edu/publication/docs/2018/UM-CS-2018-005.pdf

Microsoft reveals first known midterm campaign hacking attempts https://www.politico.com/story/2018/07/19/midterm-campaign-hacking-microsoft-733256

San Francisco’s zoning makes it illegal to build apartments in 73.5% of the city https://sfzoning.deapthoughts.com/

IT worker bailed after allegedly stealing 31 snowball devices worth $600,000 http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-07-19/it-worker-faces-sydney-court-over-amazon-hard-drive-theft/10013866?pfmredir=sm

Beatrice Tinsley, Astronomer Who Saw the Course of the Universe https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/18/obituaries/overlooked-beatrice-tinsley-astronomer.html

The Tragedy at Tofino, B.C.: Inside the Sinking of Leviathan II https://www.macleans.ca/sinking-of-leviathan-ii/

CircleCI site-wide outage https://status.circleci.com/

Stewart Brand’s Whole Earth Catalog, the book that changed the world https://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/may/05/stewart-brand-whole-earth-catalog

Fastest-Spinning Particles Ever to Test the Limits of Physics https://gizmodo.com/scientists-made-the-fastest-spinning-molecules-ever-to-1827700154

“An almond doesn’t lactate:” FDA to crack down on use of the word “milk” https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/07/an-almond-doesnt-lactate-fda-to-crack-down-on-use-of-the-word-milk/

Dutch publishing giant Elsevier cuts off researchers in Germany and Sweden https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05754-1

Internal documents show how Amazon scrambled to fix Prime Day glitches https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/19/amazon-internal-documents-what-caused-prime-day-crash-company-scramble.html

Mark Zuckerberg’s Holocaust comment isn’t the only thing he got wrong https://www.washingtonpost.com/

More Young Adults Are Dying from Alcohol-Caused Liver Disease https://gizmodo.com/more-young-adults-are-dying-from-alcohol-caused-liver-d-1827717982

Show HN: Particle Playground with Glowing Light https://codepen.io/wonglok/pen/djPLZy

The Odd Literary Paraphernalia of the New York Public Library’s Berg Collection https://www.newyorker.com/culture/culture-desk/the-odd-literary-paraphernalia-of-the-new-york-public-librarys-berg-collection

Dead bodies, wild dogs, squatters in government-owned Detroit houses https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/2018/07/19/squatters-detroit-land-bank-properties/609387002/

How ’Lofi Hip Hop Radio to Relax/Study To’ Became a YouTube Phenomenon https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/594b3z/how-lofi-hip-hop-radio-to-relaxstudy-to-became-a-youtube-phenomenon

Revenue generation model of DuckDuckGo - Gabriel Weinberg, CEO & Founder https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-revenue-generation-model-for-DuckDuckGo/answer/Gabriel-Weinberg?share=1

EXAPUNKS (a new game from Zachtronics) http://www.zachtronics.com/exapunks/

Google owns duck.com and points it directly at Google search https://twitter.com/duckduckgo/status/1019565939317202944

New Proof the Open Office Concept Is Ineffective https://insights.dice.com/2018/07/16/open-office-totally-innefective/

New MacBook Pro keyboard design may fix dust problems after all https://arstechnica.com/?p=1345945

America’s Binge-Drinking Problem Is Even Worse Than We Thought https://gizmodo.com/americas-binge-drinking-problem-is-even-worse-than-we-t-1823838748

Undercover Facebook moderator was instructed not to remove hate speech https://www.theverge.com/2018/7/17/17582152/facebook-channel-4-undercover-investigation-content-moderation

Why the U.S. Needs Federal Data Privacy Legislation https://www.lawfareblog.com/why-us-needs-federal-data-privacy-legislation

Apple Confirms 2018 MacBook Pro Has ’Membrane’ to ’Prevent Debris from Entering’ https://www.macrumors.com/2018/07/19/apple-confirms-2018-mbp-keyboard-prevents-debris/

Show HN: Puppeteer-Cluster – Run Headless Chrome Instances in Parallel https://github.com/thomasdondorf/puppeteer-cluster

Vivaldi now includes Qwant, a privacy-focused search engine based in Europe https://vivaldi.com/blog/search-with-qwant-in-vivaldi/

In 5 states, richest Americans live in a “new Gilded Age” https://www.cbsnews.com/news/in-5-states-richest-americans-live-in-a-new-gilded-age/

Show HN: Y-Productive – an app to keep your work and distractions under control https://www.y-productive.com/

Larry Page is quietly amassing a ‘flying car’ empire https://www.theverge.com/2018/7/19/17586878/larry-page-flying-car-opener-kitty-hawk-cora

Work less, get more: New Zealand firm’s four-day week an ’unmitigated success’ https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jul/19/work-less-get-more-new-zealand-firms-four-day-week-an-unmitigated-success

55% of the US National Debt Is the Result of Repaying Debt with More Debt http://thesoundingline.com/taps-coogan-55-of-the-us-national-debt-is-the-result-of-repaying-debt-with-more-debt/

A Citizen Is Suing the US for Putting Him on the ’Kill List’ https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-features/how-to-survive-americas-kill-list-699334/

Show HN: Awesome Codegen – Curated list of code generation software and articles https://github.com/z0mbie42/awesome-codegen