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From Father to Son, Last Words to Live by (2007) https://www.nytimes.com/2007/01/01/us/01charles.html

Real-Time Grass and Other Procedural Objects on Terrain (2015) http://jcgt.org/published/0004/01/02/

In a Town of 11 People, Mysterious Disappearance Turns Neighbor Against Neighbor https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/11/world/australia/larrimah-mystery.html

Academic Torrents – Making 27TB of research data available http://academictorrents.com/

AssemblyAI: speech-to-text API http://assemblyai.com

δ-presence, for when being in the dataset is sensitive https://desfontain.es/privacy/delta-presence.html

Social Innovation from the Inside Out (2014) https://ssir.org/articles/entry/social_innovation_from_the_inside_out

Twisting Stacked Graphene Reveals Potentially Powerful Superconducting Behavior https://gizmodo.com/magic-twist-in-stacked-graphene-reveals-potentially-pow-1823529900

What is Intel’s Thunderbolt 3 dual port controller’s total bandwidth? https://communities.intel.com/message/560462

The Fall of Schlitz: How Milwaukee’s Famous Beer Became Infamous (2010) https://beerconnoisseur.com/articles/how-milwaukees-famous-beer-became-infamous

Fully digital valves open up engine possibilities https://newatlas.com/camcon-digital-iva-valve-system/55827/

Deep learning to predict the lab-of-origin of engineered DNA https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-05378-z

The Strange Persistence of First Languages (2015) http://nautil.us/issue/30/identity/the-strange-persistence-of-first-languages

Google’s censored Chinese search engine: a catalogue of ethical violations? https://theconversation.com/googles-censored-chinese-search-engine-a-catalogue-of-ethical-violations-101046

Vegas – Where Thugs Come into Your Room and Search Your Stuff https://www.secjuice.com/defcon-hotel-security-fiasco/amp/

Show HN: Flip gender in Python https://github.com/Garrett-R/gender_bender

Show HN: Didyougogo – An Altavista slayer http://didyougogo.com/blog/didyougogo.html

My Haskell Journey from C# http://cvlad.info/haskell/

She Had a Genius Idea: Air-Conditioned Doghouses. Then the City Showed Up https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/12/nyregion/brooklyn-dog-doghouse-air-conditioned.html

Vert.x native: how to run a JVM app in 10Mb of RAM https://www.jetdrone.xyz/2018/08/10/Vertx-native-image-10mb.html

Unprivileged filesystem mounts, 2018 edition https://lwn.net/Articles/755593/

Show HN: Just Get Me Food https://www.justgetmefood.com

Show HN: WorldBrain – full text, local search of your browsing history https://worldbrain.io/#

You could have invented that Bluetooth attack https://blog.trailofbits.com/2018/08/01/bluetooth-invalid-curve-points/

Show HN: A cross platform app for mirroring the clipboard between synced devices https://github.com/tiagovtristao/clipmir-desktop

Show HN: Local Sheriff – Browser extension to show PII leaks to third-parties https://github.com/cliqz-oss/local-sheriff

China is monitoring employees’ brain waves and emotions: $315M profit increase https://nordic.businessinsider.com/china-emotional-surveillance-technology-2018-4

Flexport is hiring software engineers https://www.flexport.com/careers/department/engineering

QEMU as a snap package with GTK, SDL2 and Virgil 3D enabled https://snapcraft.io/qemu-virgil

Arris made the first product to support the open Wi-Fi mesh networking standard https://www.theverge.com/platform/amp/2018/8/12/17681172/arris-wifi-mesh-router-vap4641-easymesh-standard

Project Natick – Underwater datacenter with live cameras https://natick.research.microsoft.com/

Saga: compensate for failures in a terse and composable way http://vectos.net/posts/2018-08-10-saga.html

Show HN: A simple interactive resume-making tool https://danplisetsky.github.io/resume-maker/

Bitcoin and Ethereum Fall Substantially in $18B Crypto Market Wipeout https://finance.yahoo.com/news/bitcoin-ethereum-fall-substantially-18-114225729.html

Jack Ma honors 50 Afrikan wildlife rangers who are fighting poaching https://www.iafrikan.com/2018/08/12/jack-ma-african-ranger-awards-african-rangers-protecting-wildlife/

Issue: Async script stalls page load https://git.habd.as/comfusion/fractal-forest/issues/4

NEC unveils facial recognition system for 2020 Tokyo Olympics https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/7/17659746/tokyo-2020-olympic-games-face-recognition-nec

AWS Lambda + Serverless Framework + Python – A Step by Step “Hello World” https://medium.com/@eon01/aws-lambda-serverless-framework-python-part-1-a-step-by-step-hello-world-4182202aba4a

OpenStax – openly licensed textbooks https://openstax.org/

Grue and Bleen: New riddle of induction https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_riddle_of_induction

Machine Learning Can Identify the Authors of Anonymous Code https://www.wired.com/story/machine-learning-identify-anonymous-code

K-map, the weird cousin of k-anonymity (2017) https://desfontain.es/privacy/k-map.html

Intel’s 9th generation processors rumored to launch October 1st with 8 cores https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/12/17680384/intels-9th-generation-processors-october-release-date-rumors

Don’t the Rich Deserve to Keep Their Money? (2016) https://www.jacobinmag.com/2016/04/tax-the-rich-capitalism-marx-socialism/

Tutanotas encrypted email app is coming to F-Droid https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/release-notes-3-35

Benno Rice: The Tragedy of systemd [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6AeWu1fZ7bY

How broken is the USPTO: How is this a patent https://patents.google.com/patent/US8392585B1/en?oq=US8392585B1