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Pyxel: a retro game development environment in Python

Why a Typical Home Solar Setup Does Not Work with the Grid Down

Lubuntu is taking a new direction

How does Hammacher Schlemmer survive in the age of Amazon?

Scale API is hiring engineers to build human perception as a service

‘Somebody hit the wrong button’: Thousands in Shasta Lake evacuated accidentally

Google’s AutoML: Cutting Through the Hype

Prospecting for Hash Functions

CS Unplugged: Computer Science Without a Computer

China’s Peer-To-Peer Lenders Are Falling Like Dominoes as Panic Spreads

Robot Vulnerability Scoring System

How to tell the difference between persuasion and manipulation

From developer to entrepreneur: Learning to build an indie startup

Thieves escape by motorboat after royal jewels heist in Sweden

“Single?” Lawn Signs Conquer the American Landscape (2008)

The Case Is Testing the Limits of the First Amendment

Why startups need to approach SEO differently than established companies

Show HN: StyleURL – Edit CSS via Chrome Devtools and turn the diff into a gist

Chocolate, bioterrorism and the birth of Brazilian funk

Town dusts off typewriters after cyber-attack

Google Plans to Launch Censored Search Engine in China, Leaked Documents Reveal

Punctuation Restoration with Recurrent Neural Networks

The band of biologists who redrew the tree of life

Nimbus, An Ethereum 2.0 Sharding Client

In upstate New York, a DMT-inspired psychedelic temple rises

Deep learning beginner to expert: techniques from

OpenWrt 18.06: First stable version after the OpenWrt/LEDE project merger

The science behind non-Newtonian noodles (2014)

Fusion.js: A Plugin-Based Universal Web Framework

Apple was overtaken by Huawei in global smartphone sales

Internationalized domain names in Linux

Show HN: Toy – A thin C++ game engine

Newgrad: Post a job for new grads

AdGuard Pro for iOS will be discontinued due to Apple’s policy

Show HN: Gpython is a python interpreter written in go “batteries not included”

Show HN: JobPatrol – Monitor if a website you are visiting has jobs open

Losing Earth: The Decade We Almost Stopped Climate Change

Show HN: BountyGraph: Crowdfunded Bug Bounties and Security Audits

A general memristor-based partial differential equation solver

Go 1.11 will add preliminary support for versioned modules

Show HN: GoUmbral – ECC arithmetic layer, and soon-to-be proxy re-encryption lib

The simplicity of dropping Google in 2018

Eclipse Mita – A New Programming Language for the Embedded IoT

World’s most prestigious maths medal is stolen minutes after professor wins it

General Magic: The Movie

A Dynamic Forth Compiler for WebAssembly

WireGuard is submitted for Linux kernel inclusion

Where do people get money to buy CA homes these days? Often, from mom and dad

Writing a compiler in Go

The Only Thing Fire Scientists Are Sure Of: This Will Get Worse

Things People Don’t Get About the Homemade Gun Making Story

Lisa Brennan-Jobs Recalls Memories of Her Famous Father

Uber and Lyft offered to bail out taxi drivers; New York said no

Show HN: Lumie, an opinionated NPM module to create better apps and ship faster

Amazon plans to move completely off Oracle software by early 2020

JPL’s Open Source Build-It-Yourself Rover

Show HN: Woye – Insert plain text, get information from YouTube and Wikipedia

On Connection Speeds and Appropriate Technology

Is it Pokemon or Big Data? (2016)

Rainworks – Rain-Activated Positive Messages and Art

The ethics of computer science: this researcher has a controversial proposal

Sequoia – A new OpenPGP implementation in Rust by 3 former GnuPG developers

Facebook CSO Alex Stamos departing, won’t be replaced

What the Digital Turn Can Learn from the Cartographic Turn

A friendly guide to colours in data visualisation

Aaron Swartz: How to Get a Job Like Mine (2007)

Why Are Spaces in Science Fiction Not Wheelchair-Accessible?

CloudGoat: The ‘Vulnerable-By-Design’ AWS Environment

GUIs Considered Harmful (1992)

Show HN: Python Wrapper for Indeed Job Search API

Apple Sold Fewest Macs Since 2010 as Nearly Entire Lineup Outdated

How do big companies stay afloat hiring whoever’s left?

Bots Are Playing a Bigger Role in the Election Than People Realize (2016)

French school distributes 24/7 traceable tag

What Happened When I Tried Talking to Twitter Abusers

Tesla whistleblower countersues over Elon Musk’s ‘defamatory’ statements

Elon Musk faces two lawsuits from “whistleblowers”

Huawei beats Apple in smartphone sales for the first time

How Capitalist Utopia Became Everyone Else’s Dystopia

Google Plans to Launch Censored Search Engine in China, Leaked Documents Reveal

San Francisco Officials to Tech Workers: Buy Your Lunch