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Snap’s Drop in Active Users Could Signal a Social Media Peak

To Remember Everything You Learn, Surrender to This Algorithm (2008)

Facebook’s Teen App Used a Psychological Trick to Attract High School Downloads

Sadly, I must say goodbye to Leaf, my programming language

Shortage of charging stations to become a bottleneck to mass adoption of EVs?

Facebook Field Guide to Machine Learning – video series

An incomplete history of the QED Text Editor (2004)

M3: Uber’s Open Source Large-Scale Metrics Platform for Prometheus

Engineers teach a drone to herd birds away from airports autonomously

Upwork Freelancers Who Want Guaranteed Pay Have to Opt in to Tracking Software

Leaked white paper proposes U.S. Congressional regulation of social media

Dancing Pigs or Externalities? Measuring Rationality of Security Decisions [pdf]

Seaweed could be scrubbing more carbon from the atmosphere than expected (2017)

A Minimal ZZStructure Navigator Using a ZigZag-Style Interface (2013) [pdf]

China builds ‘world’s biggest air purifier’ (and it seems to be working)

Streak Is Hiring Back End Engineers in SF (YC S11)

Sclack: The best CLI client for Slack, because everything is terrible

Math For Game Programmers: Juicing Your Cameras with Math

Hydrogen fuel breakthrough in Queensland could fire up massive new export market

Homemade synthetic aperture radar – Henrik’s Blog

Dungeons Tome – Tool for generating dungeons for RPGs

Quantifying the impact of the Twitter fake accounts purge – a technical analysis

App User Accused in Planning Charlottesville Rally Can’t Keep Identity Hidden

Voting system to be used in West Virginia elections is vulnerable

UnDraw: MIT licensed illustrations for every project you can imagine and create

Tweetable Python – Tweetable Python 3.7 Documentation

The next ten years of Instapaper

EPA is allowing asbestos back into manufacturing

Hong Kong government granted US consulate a rare 999-year lease in the 1990s

Show HN: – expert feedback for your pitch deck

Why the tech sector may not solve America’s looming automation crisis

The Army is buying microwave cannons to take down drones in mid-flight

M. Hashimoto(Hashicorp CEO) loses access to Google account, asks help on Twitter

Mountain of Bikes Left at Dallas Recycling Center After Ofo Leaves City

Apple could be used as a ’bargaining chip’ in the trade war, China warns

Hans Rosling’s 200 Countries, 200 Years, 4 Minutes – The Joy of Stats (2010)

Say Hello to the New WordPress Editor

Horrifically Bad Idea: Smartphone Voting Is Coming Just in Time for the Midterms

Linus Torvalds on regressions

The PowerPC 600 series part 2: Condition register and integer exception register

IMF staff made misjudgments in Greece, became cheerleaders for the euro (2016)

Show HN: 30 seconds of interviews

Show HN: A finite automata creation and testing tool for teaching CS Theory

Dart 2.0 is now available

Luna Studio – Visual and textual functional programming language

Elon Musk’s Twitter Account: ‘Am Considering Taking Tesla Private at $420’

Tesla stock jumps on Musk’s tweet that he is considering taking company private

Elon Musk Considering Taking Tesla Private at Stock Price of $420

Earth at risk of becoming ’hothouse’ if tipping point reached, report warns