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JPL Open-Source Rover Project Based on the Rovers on Mars https://github.com/nasa-jpl/open-source-rover

A Ray-Tracing Pioneer Explains How He Stumbled into Global Illumination https://blogs.nvidia.com/blog/2018/08/01/ray-tracing-global-illumination-turner-whitted

In Pursuit of Production Minimalism https://brandur.org/minimalism

The BASIC Engine https://basicengine.org

Developments in tech in Toronto over the past seven years https://blog.brainstation.io/how-toronto-became-a-global-tech-leader-in-7-years/

Show HN: I trained a neural network to learn Arabic morphology https://github.com/tb0yd/rootfinder

Fred Turner: Silicon Valley Thinks Politics Doesn’t Exist https://032c.com/fred-turner-silicon-valley-thinks-politics-doesnt-exist

How to explain infinity to kids https://blog.plover.com/math/infinity-for-kids.html

Relationship Hero (YC S17) Is Hiring Relationship Coaches – Remote https://relationshiphero.com/careers?role=coach

Show HN: Standup tool that works like Snapchat stories for remote teams https://standups.io/index.html

The art of stealing https://www.nrc.nl/kunsthal-en/

Ransom: Routing Around Nation-States https://ransom.cs.princeton.edu/

Handshake: An experimental peer-to-peer root DNS https://handshake.org

Python’s Meta-Object Protocol (2012) [pdf] http://laser.inf.ethz.ch/2012/slides/vanRossum/laser-mop.pdf

Logic Programming and Compiler Writing (1980) [pdf] http://sovietov.com/tmp/warren1980.pdf

The Hacker’s Diet (2005) https://www.fourmilab.ch/hackdiet/

Logitext – An educational proof assistant for first-order classical logic http://logitext.mit.edu/main

A Brief History of the BEAM Compiler http://blog.erlang.org/beam-compiler-history/

Our Logo Looks Like Underpants: A Case Study in Internationalization (2013) https://blog.rjmetrics.com/2013/10/09/our-logo-looks-like-underpants-a-case-study-in-internationalization/

Show HN: DomTerm – a web-based rich terminal emulator and console http://domterm.org/

As Google Maps Renames Neighborhoods, Residents Fume https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/02/technology/google-maps-neighborhood-names.html

Relation between alcohol consumption in midlife and dementia in late life https://www.bmj.com/content/362/bmj.k3164

A material found to carry current in a way never before observed https://phys.org/news/2018-08-material-unique-behavior-current.html

Wikipedia bans agenda-driven editor, but punishes the messenger too https://wikipedia.fivefilters.org/banning/

Show HN: Life – A secure, blazing-fast, cross-platform WebAssembly VM in Go https://github.com/perlin-network/life

Show HN: Wikipedia2Vec – A tool for learning embeddings of words and entities https://wikipedia2vec.github.io/

CCleaner v5.45 Introduces Data Collection with No Way to Opt-Out https://sensorstechforum.com/ccleaner-v5-45-data-collection/

Build a Simple CRUD App with Angular 6 and ASP.Net Core 2.1 https://developer.okta.com/blog/2018/08/02/aspnet-core-angular-crud

CPU cache misconceptions, and the MESI cache coherence protocol https://software.rajivprab.com/2018/04/29/myths-programmers-believe-about-cpu-caches/

Cisco plans to acquire cybersecurity firm Duo Security for $2.35B https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/02/cisco-buys-security-start-up.html

A Twitch channel to learn about creating AI game bots https://www.twitch.tv/serpent_ai_labs

The Surface Go reviews are in, and… they’re a bit all over the place https://arstechnica.com/?p=1352263

Show HN: Create sketchy, hand-drawn version of image in browser with WebAssembly https://pshihn.github.io/rough-draw/

Newsrooms must stand up to targeted campaigns of harassment https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/2/17644878/the-verge-new-york-times-sarah-jeong

The Education of Dasmine Cathey (2012) https://www.chronicle.com/interactives/dasmine-cathey

Show HN: Bloqly - write Smart Contracts in JavaScript https://github.com/bloqly/bloqly

Monads: A useful tool for the working programmer? https://gitlab.com/QuesterZen/MeaningOfMonads/blob/master/MonadArticle.md

Compiling Lambda Calculus http://t3x.org/clc/index.html

Mysterious dry paths on farms caused by old boundaries / ruins https://twitter.com/fchollet/status/1025031861679022080

How to Stand Out in a Crowded Market https://www.helpscout.net/blog/crowded-market/

How much you have to earn to be in the top 0.01% in every US state https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/02/how-much-you-have-to-earn-to-be-a-top-earner-in-every-us-state.html

Dollar stores are thriving – but are they ripping off poor people? https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/jun/28/dollar-store-ripping-people-off-poverty-inequality

Apple shuts App Store affiliate program, imperiling recommendation sites https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/08/apple-shuts-app-store-affiliate-program-imperiling-recommendation-sites/

Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eP38Cxve5xY

AWS Cloud Development Kit https://awslabs.github.io/aws-cdk/

Show HN: View random tweets from the Russian “trolls” http://www.russiansinmy.house/

Eden: a Lua-based scripting language in Clojure https://github.com/benzap/eden

The fightback against the Bitcoin energy guzzlers has begun https://www.wired.co.uk/article/bitcoin-mining-energy-consumption-new-york

What Those Secret Rubber Flaps Behind Your Rear Bumper Are For https://jalopnik.com/heres-what-those-rubber-flaps-are-hidden-behind-your-re-1828016409

An Emacs major mode for Hledger https://github.com/narendraj9/hledger-mode

Apple’s Board Says Tim Cook Has to Fly Private from Now On (2017) https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/306710

Huawei Cloud FPGA Development Kit https://github.com/Huawei/huaweicloud-fpga

Bridging the gap between low-level and high-level JavaScript Chart libraries https://medium.com/@juned.chhipa/bridging-the-gap-between-low-level-and-high-level-charting-libraries-a8f6c1819ba5

Arithmetica – Decentralized Computational Math Platform https://arithmetica.network

Show HN: I opensourced my distributed cron SaaS when no one signed up https://github.com/dosyago-corp/cronstorm-opensource

AAPL hits $1T market cap according to Apple’s own Stocks app, but it is wrong https://9to5mac.com/2018/08/02/apple-becomes-first-company-to-hit-1-trillion-market-cap-according-to-apples-own-stocks-app/

Help a Scientist – Contribute to a scientific project in spare time https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/help-a-scientist/bplkoafhogcpnogadljgjecpnfhhbbpc

LeBron James funds a new STEM-focused public school for at-risk kids https://www.sbnation.com/nba/2018/7/30/17629560/lebron-james-i-promise-school-akron

Almost 70% of Millennials Regret Buying Their Homes https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/18/most-millennials-regret-buying-home.html

Handshake: An experimental peer-to-peer root DNS https://handshake.org

Apple is first public company worth $1 trillion https://www.bbc.com/news/business-45050213

Father has 3 minutes to say goodbye after objecting to daughter’s organ donation https://www.sacbee.com/news/state/article215781030.html