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The Ugly Truth of Ugly Produce

Why Do Keynote Speakers Keep Suggesting That Improving Security Is Possible?

Stockholm’s deepest subway station is also an ecological wonder

Faster – Fast key-value store from Microsoft Research

Create a simple cross-platform desktop game with Go

Show HN: Favioli – Replace blank tab icons with unique per-domain emoji

Think Julia: How to Think Like a Computer Scientist

Python Fire – automatically generates CLIs from any Python object

Mithril js : Light-weight and simpler alternative to React js

The nightmarishly complex wheat genome finally yields to scientists

Myths about /dev/urandom (2014)

John Ousterhout: My favorite sayings

GoAWK: an AWK interpreter written in Go

Show HN: Map of Related Books for “Designing Data Intensive Apps”

Lunar Laser Ranging: a continuing legacy of the Apollo program (1994) [pdf]

Scale API is hiring engineers to build the AWS for AI

How to Read 100s of Millions of Records per Second from a Single Disk

For Centuries, People Thought Lambs Grew on Trees

They’re Falsely Accused of Shoplifting, but Retailers Demand Penalties

‘Functional Fingerprint’ May Identify Brains Over a Lifetime

Typed Clojure in Theory and Practice [pdf]

Amiga Graphics Archive

Software Heritage Archive

Pre-sleep treatment with galantamine stimulates lucid dreaming

Dataspace 0: Those Memex dreams again

Show HN: git-bug – Distributed bug tracker embedded in git

“The DNS Camel”, or, the rise in DNS complexity

Joy (programming language) interpreter in Prolog

Show HN: Find recommendations from good people

The Updated Pioneer Offer

MinUnit – A minimal unit testing framework for C (2002)

Economic Inequality (2016)

Show HN: Bookman – Read books via email

Why Kakoune – The quest for a better code editor

Automatic Generation of a Hybrid Query Execution Engine

Tips on using the Curl Command in Linux

VigNAT: A Formally Verified Performant NAT

“Monster Hunter World” game spends 25% of CPU time switching between threads

Pylava: A fork of the Pylama code audit tool for Python 3.7

Why Are Record Companies Dumping Their Spotify Stock? – Office of Copyright

African palm oil expansion is bad news for the continent’s primates

Secure Socket API: POSIX socket API as a vehicle for a simplified TLS API

VS Code Can Do That?

Safety-first AI for autonomous data centre cooling and industrial control

Sex, religion and a towering treatise on anatomy

Show HN: P2p IRC-inspired browser chat on WebTorrent

Where even Walmart won’t go: how Dollar General took over rural America

Dataspace 3: It Came from the S-Expressions

Object Oriented Programming in Haskell

Show HN: I made where writers can earn money with book summaries

Lego-Like Architecture: $5,000 Homes from Recycled Plastic Blocks

GDPR: Don’t Want to Be in Photos? Put a Red Dot on Your Forehead

Spaghetti injunction: Pastafarianism is not a religion, Dutch court rules

How to Write Unmaintainable Code (2017)

Running C++ code from C# Dotnet Core

Philadelphians Drink a Lot More Alcohol Since the City’s Soda Tax Was Imposed

Show HN: – Federated text posting boards on Ethereum

OpenSSH Username Enumeration

Jack Dorsey says in an interview he’s rethinking the core of how Twitter works

Google updated its site to admit it still tracks you with Location History off

70’s TV game recreation using an Arduino

The job market is so good, candidates aren’t even showing up for interviews

Custom Parser for Regex at Scale

Transactional database with multi table constraints

Tested: Magic Leap One Augmented Reality Headset

Lubuntu Development Newsletter #9

Campaign to un-block from Facebook

Uritrottoirs: Open-air urinals in Paris cause uproar

Show HN: I made a website to view and apply for jobs at all the Formula 1 teams

F Natural – Putting the fn back in functional

The X-FILES: avoiding concurrency boilerplate with

An open-source standards and software project for intimate hardware (maybe NSFW)

President Trump asks SEC to study abolishing quarterly earnings reports

The iMac is 20 years old this week

James Mickens’ keynote at Usenix 2018

Game dev suffers broken teeth, skull fracture after trying to film arrest

Google might be opening a retail store in Chicago – The Verge

Google defends controversial China project in meeting with employees

Xkcd: equations

The project where literally anything* goes

When conductor and soloist clash, a performance can turn into a contest of wills