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The Ordinary License Plate’s Days May Be Numbered

Keep a Changelog

Kathleen Howell is developing potential orbits around a Lagrange point

Email encryption is here – use STARTTLS everywhere

Does Kit Kat’s Shape Deserve a Trademark? E.U. Adds a Hurdle

Behemoth, bully, thief: how the English language is taking over the planet

What OpenStreetMap can be

Color or Fruit? The Unlikely Etymology of “Orange”

The hidden costs in a “no-cost” tablet contract

Mellite: an environment for creating experimental computer-based music

’The discourse is unhinged’: how the media gets AI alarmingly wrong

Githooks: auto-install client-side hooks inside the repos

The Design and Engineering of Curiosity: How the radioisotope power system works

Herb: Multi-DC Replication Engine for Uber’s Schemaless Datastore

Learn how to write an emulator

Whether an ant becomes a worker or queen may depend on insulin metabolism

Hone your tone of voice: A linguistic perspective on how to talk to customers

This is a webpage (2013)

MoviePass couldn’t afford to pay for movie tickets on Thursday

A different kind of string theory: Antoni Gaudi (2007)

Twitter shares drop after reporting declining monthly active users

Ten years left to redesign lithium-ion batteries?

Membrane Framework – An Elixir framework for multimedia streaming applications

Lab Spend – Pricing Search Engine for Research Chemicals and Supplies

Django EAV 2 – Entity-Attribute-Value Storage for Django

The last thing libraries need is Silicon Valley “disruption.”

Termgraph: Python CLI Tool to Draw Graphs

Firefox Nightly added support for time-travel debugging

Show HN: Kontext – Learn new words by watching movies in a foreign language

Gala Dalí’s Life Wasn’t Quite Surreal, but It Was Pretty Strange

After Last Year’s Hurricanes Caribbean Lizards Are Better at Holding on for Life

New York Could Become First Major U.S. City to Cap Uber and Similar Vehicles

Vulvodynia: the excruciating health condition that only affects women

After 25 years, military told to move from “expendable” to “reusable” rockets

Bitfi’s hardware wallet is terrible

Happy Sysadmins Day 23 things only 90s Sysadmins will remember

Tildes is open-source

When Slack Won the Team Chat Market

Bugs in Samsung IoT Hub Leave Smart Home Open to Attack

Screaming Channels: Radio Side-Channels in Mixed-Signal Chips

New analysis shows where fish transfers that can obscure illegal catches happen

Serverless Streaming Architectures and Best Practices [pdf]

Steve Sasson describes building the first digital camera (2010) [video]

The Thirty Million Line Problem

Congress demands Jeff Bezos explain Amazon’s face recognition software

Egypt Sentences Tourist to 8 Years Jail for Complaining about Vacation Online

Energy Production and Changing Energy Sources

Show HN: Rogue.js – the “nearly invisible” SSR framework for React applications

Idaho prisoners hack iPads and transfer $225,000 worth of credits to themselves

All-optical machine learning using diffractive deep neural networks

React Native’s new architecture (called Fabric) – why and how it works

23andMe Is Sharing Its Million Clients Data with Drug Giant GlaxoSmithKline

Show HN: Online Invoice Maker with sales tax auto-suggestion

Show HN: ApexCharts – Open-Source Chart Library for Web

Uber and Lyft Are Overwhelming Urban Streets, and Cities Need to Act Fast

China’s bike sharing bubble has burst – drone photography captures casualties

The Untold Story of Otto Warmbier, American Hostage

Show HN: A Flipping card component for ReactJS

California DMV worker slept 3 hours a day on the job for nearly 4 years