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Show HN: Um – Create your own man pages so you can remember how to do stuff https://github.com/sinclairtarget/um

How India’s rich continue to rake in billions with impunity still today https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-08-16/billionaires-and-the-guru-how-an-indian-family-lost-2-billion

New evidence challenges the story of the Stanford Prison Experiment https://thepsychologist.bps.org.uk/time-change-story

Insurance copays are higher than the cost of the drug about 25% of the time https://www.pbs.org/newshour/health/why-a-patient-paid-a-285-copay-for-a-40-drug

What Did Ada Lovelace’s Program Actually Do? https://twobithistory.org/2018/08/18/ada-lovelace-note-g.html

Clover: 4-Bit Quantized Linear Algebra https://astojanov.github.io/projects/clover/

Parallel Programming with Python https://chryswoods.com/parallel_python/index.html

London museum is livestreaming a key 21st-century artifact: festering sewage https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/08/stinky-festering-sewage-now-21st-century-artifact-watch-the-livestream/

Two player Karateka using a 42 byte patch http://retroconnector.com/karateka-two-player/

Is Lisp Still Unique? Or at Least Different? (2002) http://norvig.com/Lisp-retro.html

The scientists who starved to death surrounded by food https://www.amusingplanet.com/2018/08/the-scientists-who-starved-to-death.html

Making ASDF more magic by making it less magic https://fare.livejournal.com/190738.html

Electric Scooters in New York City? They Just Might Work https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/18/opinion/electric-scooters-new-york-city.html

’Coerced into tipping’? How apps are changing the culture of tipping in SF https://www.sfgate.com/food/article/Coerced-into-tipping-How-apps-are-changing-the-13164536.php

Facebook addiction linked to staking your self-worth on social acceptance https://www.psypost.org/2018/08/facebook-addiction-linked-to-staking-your-self-worth-on-social-acceptance-51987

The short history of the “about:” URL (2013) http://www.montulli.org/lou/about_urls

How Amsterdam’s Airport Is Fighting Noise Pollution with Land Art https://www.amusingplanet.com/2017/06/how-amsterdams-airport-is-fighting.html

Make your own quadrille, graph, hex, etc. paper https://github.com/mcnees/LaTeX-Graph-Paper

A Haskell Compiler – Slides on GHC Implementation (2013) http://www.scs.stanford.edu/11au-cs240h/notes/ghc-slides.html

Netflix will now interrupt series binges with video ads for its other series https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/08/netflix-begins-testing-ads-for-its-own-series-between-binge-season-episodes/

A Detailed Look at RFC 8446 (a.k.a. TLS 1.3) https://blog.cloudflare.com/rfc-8446-aka-tls-1-3/

The City Born in a Day: The Origin Story of Oklahoma City http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2018/08/how-oklahoma-city-was-born-in-a-day.html

Show HN: Umbrella JS, a 2.5kb jQuery alternative https://umbrellajs.com/

H-1B use skyrocketed among Bay Area tech giants https://phys.org/news/2018-08-h-1b-skyrocketed-bay-area-tech.html

Border between Belgium and the Netherlands at Baarle-Hertog/Baarle-Nassau (2017) https://brilliantmaps.com/baarle-hertogbaarle-nassau/

See No Evil: Transparency in the Supply Chain https://logicmag.io/04-see-no-evil/

Trapped in 99M-Year-Old Amber, a Beetle with Pilfered Pollen https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/16/science/beetle-amber-cycad.html

Invisible Institute Relaunches the Citizens Police Data Project https://theintercept.com/2018/08/16/invisible-institute-chicago-police-data/

Squeak: A Language for Communicating with Mice (1985) [pdf] http://ordiecole.com/squeak/cardelli_squeak1985.pdf

Flexport Is Hiring – Passed Fedex and UPS in Ocean Freight in just 4 years https://www.flexport.com/careers/department/engineering

An easier approach to partial fractions decomposition https://jaydaigle.net/blog/calculus/easier-partial-fractions/

MIT 6.886 – Graph Analytics – Spring 2018 https://people.csail.mit.edu/jshun/6886-s18/

Generating Mazes with Inductive Graphs http://jelv.is/blog/Generating-Mazes-with-Inductive-Graphs/

We designed Canada’s cities for cars, not people – and the people are dying https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jun/14/canada-toronto-cycling-pedestrian-deaths-cars

Show HN: NetFlix clone web app template (PWA) https://dev.to/genejams/netflix-clone-web-app-template-pwa--b61

Show HN: FreshJobs – An aggregator of junior and entry-level jobs https://freshjobs.io

The Actor Who Played Robocop Is Now an Art Historian, Returning to Detroit https://news.artnet.com/art-world/robocop-actor-now-art-historian-1332608

The Charmed Life of Esther the Wonder Pig https://thewalrus.ca/the-charmed-life-of-esther-the-wonder-pig/

Detailed articles on the avionics of NASA’s space shuttle https://spaceflight.nasa.gov/shuttle/reference/shutref/orbiter/avionics/

SIGGRAPH 2018 Papers: Machine Learning, Graphics, and Rendering https://medium.com/@jcowles/siggraph-2018-papers-ee2bb1be9050

Android as FOSS as possible https://chin123.gitlab.io/fossandroid.html

Build a Neural Network from Scratch in Python https://enlight.nyc/neural-network

The personal SOS messages the BBC used to send https://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-35815747

The Essence of Software Engineering https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-319-73897-0

Show HN: Oji – (◕‿◕) Text Emoticons Maker https://github.com/xxczaki/oji

They Don’t Build Them Like They Used To: The New Construction Shortage https://www.zillow.com/research/new-construction-shortgage-20991/

There’s a new insecticide on the block, and it’s also bad news for bees https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/08/theres-a-new-insecticide-on-the-block-and-its-also-bad-news-for-bees/

Stripe suspends payments to BitCute https://files.catbox.moe/opdaou.jpeg

My journey to securing sensitive data in Puppet code https://puppet.com/blog/my-journey-securing-sensitive-data-puppet-code

Scuttlebutt – A decentralised secure gossip platform https://staltz.com/an-off-grid-social-network.html

Overnight Brain Stimulation Improves Memory http://www.jneurosci.org/content/38/33/7314

Web Architecture 101 – VideoBlocks Product and Engineering https://engineering.videoblocks.com/web-architecture-101-a3224e126947

Show HN: Spirit – The animation tool for the web https://spiritapp.io/

Show HN: Storybook – UI dev environment you’ll love to use https://storybook.js.org/

Most wear-resistant metal alloy in the world engineered at Sandia Labs https://share-ng.sandia.gov/news/resources/news_releases/resistant_alloy/

Dutch People Are Dicks. Here’s Why Americans Should Try It https://www.thrillist.com/travel/nation/dutch-culture-brutally-honest-people/travel

Energy Storage Using a Rock-Filled Train on a Hill (2016) https://www.wired.com/2016/05/forget-elons-batteries-fix-grid-rock-filled-train-hill/

Kerala, the beautiful Indian state needs your help https://donation.cmdrf.kerala.gov.in/

Jeff Bezos doesn’t like the idea of ’work-life balance’ https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/09/what-jeff-bezos-does-instead-of-work-life-balance.html

A Beginner’s Guide to Quantum Computing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JRIPV0dPAd4

Darpa Subterranean Challenge https://www.subtchallenge.com/

H-1B use skyrocketed among Bay Area tech giants https://m.phys.org/news/2018-08-h-1b-skyrocketed-bay-area-tech.html

Peter Thiel: You Are Not a Lottery Ticket [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iZM_JmZdqCw

Show HN: Visual scale of money (stacks of $100 bills in realistic size in WebGL) http://alteredqualia.com/xg/examples/money.html