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Implementing Neural Turing Machines https://arxiv.org/abs/1807.08518

Electronic Circuit Simulator in the Browser https://www.falstad.com/circuit/circuitjs.html

Facebook stock drops more than 20% after revenue forecast misses https://www.marketwatch.com/story/facebook-stock-crushed-after-revenue-user-growth-miss-2018-07-25

The security model of WebAssembly https://webassembly.org/docs/security/

GlaxoSmithKline makes $300M investment in 23andMe, forms 50-50 R&D pact https://www.fiercebiotech.com/biotech/glaxosmithkline-makes-300m-investment-23andme-forms-50-50-r-d-pact

Liquid water ’lake’ revealed on Mars http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-44952710

Global variables are bad (2013) http://wiki.c2.com/?GlobalVariablesAreBad

Scale API is hiring engineers to build human perception as a service https://www.scaleapi.com/about#jobs

Secret History of Silicon Valley (2009) https://steveblank.com/secret-history/

Removing jQuery from GitHub.com frontend https://twitter.com/mislav/status/1022058279000842240

Address Verification and Full PGP Support https://protonmail.com/blog/address-verification-pgp-support/

Jane Austen’s First Buyer Was Probably a Prince She Hated https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/24/books/jane-austen-prince-regent.html

Effects of Pervasive Encryption on Operators https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc8404

Show HN: CSS Scan – Instantly check or copy computed CSS from any element http://guivr.github.io/cssscan

A learning platform to teach the Ada and SPARK programming languages https://learn.adacore.com/

Not all bugs are worth fixing and that’s okay https://blog.bugsnag.com/application-stability-monitoring/

VLC is blacklisting recent Huawei devices to combat negative app reviews https://www.theverge.com/2018/7/25/17614014/vlc-blacklisting-recent-huawei-devices-negative-app-reviews

Google Unveils Titan Security Key, a Yubico-Like Phishing Resistant 2FA Device https://www.cyberscoop.com/google-titan-security-key-2fa-anti-phishing/

Is America Encouraging the Wrong Kind of Entrepreneurship? (2017) https://hbr.org/2017/06/is-america-encouraging-the-wrong-kind-of-entrepreneurship

Toward a Secure Electrical Grid – The UCSB Current http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2018/019127/toward-secure-electrical-grid

The Site Reliability Workbook: Practical Ways to Implement SRE [pdf] https://services.google.com/fh/files/misc/the-site-reliability-workbook-next18.pdf

Intel Ditching Hyper-Threading with New Core I7-9700k Coffee Lake Processor https://wccftech.com/intel-ditching-hyper-threading-with-new-core-i7-9700k-coffee-lake/

Show HN: Haml-rs – Haml parser in Rust https://github.com/jhartwell/haml-rs

“We are now encrypting over 100M domains” https://twitter.com/letsencrypt/status/1022227355790499841

Modern C++ for C Programmers: part 5 https://ds9a.nl/articles/posts/cpp-5/

Edge TPU – Run Inference at the Edge https://cloud.google.com/edge-tpu/

Show HN: Termly – Free Policy Generators for Websites and Mobile Apps https://termly.io/

The story of the Avignon papacy and an acclaimed Rhône wine https://www.laphamsquarterly.org/roundtable/papal-indulgences

Uber can’t keep down accusations of “vomit fraud” against its drivers https://news.avclub.com/uber-cant-keep-down-accusations-of-vomit-fraud-agains-1827846144

Court: Native American tribe can’t be a “sovereign” shield during patent review https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/07/court-native-american-tribe-cant-be-a-sovereign-shield-during-patent-review/

Mozilla plans to remove RSS feed reader and Live Bookmarks support from Firefox https://www.ghacks.net/2018/07/25/mozilla-plans-to-remove-rss-feed-reader-and-live-bookmarks-support-from-firefox/

JSBeeb – JavaScript BBC Micro Emulator https://bbc.godbolt.org/

Show HN: Svgurt – Transform images into SVGs http://svgurt.com

A journey to the underwater volcanoes where life may have erupted (2015) http://nautil.us/issue/25/water/in-search-of-lifes-smoking-gun

Efficiently Generating a Number in a Range http://www.pcg-random.org/posts/bounded-rands.html

Renowned Hacker Arrested for Cracking Denuvo Anti-Piracy Tech https://kotaku.com/renowned-hacker-arrested-for-cracking-denuvo-anti-pirac-1827874582

SpaceX lands Falcon 9 booster on Just Read the Instructions drone ship https://techcrunch.com/2018/07/25/spacex-lands-falcon-9-booster-on-just-read-the-instructions-drone-ship/

’The discourse is unhinged’: how the media gets AI alarmingly wrong https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/jul/25/ai-artificial-intelligence-social-media-bots-wrong

San Francisco Weighs Ban on Employee Cafeterias https://www.sacbee.com/news/state/california/article215493815.html

San Francisco looks to ban free lunch at tech companies https://www.cbsnews.com/news/san-francisco-looks-to-ban-free-lunch-at-tech-companies/

The Trolley Problem: New Seattle Streetcars May Not Fit on Tracks http://fortune.com/2018/07/24/seattle-streetcar-system-fit-rails/

Google Glass Is Back – Now with Artificial Intelligence https://www.wired.com/story/google-glass-is-backnow-with-artificial-intelligence/

Toronto adds more tech jobs than Silicon Valley in past 5 years https://m.huffingtonpost.ca/2018/07/24/toronto-best-city-tech-jobs_a_23488711/

New study blaming warming on disrupted Atlantic flow has scientists “grumpy” https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/07/new-study-blaming-warming-on-disrupted-atlantic-flow-has-scientists-grumpy/

China Said to Quickly Pull Approval for New Facebook Venture https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/25/business/facebook-china.html

Custom mechanical keyboards https://scrapbox.io/MECHKEYS/

Google adds machine-learning capabilities to its BigQuery cloud data warehouse https://www.geekwire.com/2018/google-adds-machine-learning-capabilities-bigquery-cloud-data-warehouse/

I Know What You Did Last Month: A New Artifact of Execution on MacOS 10.13 https://www.crowdstrike.com/blog/i-know-what-you-did-last-month-a-new-artifact-of-execution-on-macos-10-13/

Facebook misses on topline in Q2; stock crashes 7.5% https://news.alphastreet.com/facebook-earnings-q2-2018/

The ’Guerrilla’ Wikipedia Editors Who Combat Conspiracy Theories https://www.wired.com/story/guerrilla-wikipedia-editors-who-combat-conspiracy-theories/

15 Years of SparkFun https://www.sparkfun.com/news/2571

The Lost Kingdom: World’s first text adventure game written in Brainfuck http://jonripley.com/i-fiction/games/LostKingdomBF.html

Chrome 68 Released: HTTP Sites Marked as “Not Secure” https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2018/07/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html

Show HN: Zeu.js – UI components for building real-time TV dashboard https://shzlw.github.io/zeu/examples/my-command-center.html

How Silicon Valley Nonprofits Lure Tech Donors https://www.theatlantic.com/amp/article/565997/?single_page=true

A California DMV employee who napped at work every day for 3 hours https://finance.yahoo.com/news/california-dmv-employee-napped-every-193200185.html

United CEO refused to do an interview about how bad coach seats are https://jalopnik.com/united-ceo-refused-to-sit-coach-for-an-interview-about-1827837046

Twitter locks your account if you change your display name to Elon Musk https://thenextweb.com/hardfork/2018/07/25/twitter-cryptocurrency-scam-elon-musk/

Is Type 2 Diabetes Reversible at Scale? https://peterattiamd.com/type-2-diabetes-reversible-scale/

Trump’s “Hire American” order makes it harder to get H-1B visas https://www.axios.com/trump-h1b-visa-denials-d7e903ab-1dd6-45d8-9df7-29289cda0076.html

Mozilla exec says Google slowed YouTube down on non-Chrome browsers https://www.cnet.com/news/mozilla-exec-says-google-slowed-youtube-down-on-non-chrome-browsers/

Cloud Build – Automated builds for continuous integration https://cloud.google.com/cloud-build/