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The Packard Merlin: How Detroit Mass-Produced Britain’s Hand-Built Powerhouse

Algo: A set of Ansible scripts that simplify the setup of a personal IPSEC VPN

Valve Rolls Out Wine-Based “Proton” for Running Windows Games on Linux

PolarFS: Alibaba Distributed File System for Shared Storage Cloud Database [pdf]

What to Do After Finding Hot Connectors on Overhead Power Lines (2017) [video]

Ice confirmed at the Moon’s poles

IMAP4 Extension for Returning MYRIGHTS Information in Extended List

How Gusto Built Scalable Hiring Practices Rooted in Tradition

Introducing Ghost 2.0

Catching integer overflows in C

TerrAvion (YC W14) seeks embedded software eng to develop remote sensing fleet

Beta release of PHP 7.2 in the Google App Engine standard environment

Twenty-two states ask appeals court to bring back net neutrality

My Experience and Advice for Using GPUs in Deep Learning: Which GPU to get

Google created a fake pizza brand to test creative strategies for YouTube ads

Learn You a Haskell for Great Good

Textual Strategies in Infographics: Observing Minard Observing Napoléon

New T3 Instances – Burstable, Cost-Effective Performance

You should really stop worrying about how much energy Bitcoin uses

TxFS: Leveraging File-System Crash Consistency to Provide Transactions [pdf]’s Founders Speak for the First Time

Stop Payment: A homeowner’s revolt against the banks (2012)

Improving MapReduce Performance in Heterogeneous Environments (2008)

Frédéric Chopin and George Sand Go to Majorca

Virtual Star Trek TNG Enterprise

Valve’s “Steam Play” Uses Vulkan to Bring More Windows Games to Linux

A Web Design Crash Course: From Developer to Developer

Resistance to the Use of Anesthesia in the Mid-19th Century (2005) [pdf]

Clicker Diet: Tracking Diet with Tally Counter

Titan launches its mobile ‘not a hedge fund’

Show HN: A single command terminal configuration installer

Memristor – The fictional circuit element

Internal documents reveal the grueling way Tesla hit its 5,000 Model 3 target

Farmers in Niger are nurturing gao trees to drive environmental change in Africa

Exception Handling in Programming Languages [video]

A Look at Vim, a Text Editor for the Ages

Facebook is rating the trustworthiness of its users on a scale from zero to one

Aerial photos reveal the stark divide between rich and poor

Google, Apple and others no longer require employees to have a college degree

Slack confirms it has raised $427M at a post-money valuation of over $7B

Google Assistant’s latest feature: “Tell me something good”

Small Assets without the Headache in Elm 0.19

Study: Association of Maternal Insecticide Levels with Autism in Offspring

Kinesis Data Streams HTTP/2 Support

Premature brain aging linked to cannabis, schizophrenia, alcohol

Theft: A History of Music

Using the Edwards-Curve Digital Signature Algorithm (EdDSA) in IKEv2

Kotlin 1.2.60 comes with native compiler binaries

Primality Testing Under Adversarial Conditions

A Versatile Computer-Generated Dynamic Flight Display (1976)

US inmates stage nationwide prison labor strike over ’modern slavery’

Bill Gates Noticed a Economy Trend No One Is Paying Attention To

A GPU-based neural network was the only way to handle a garage full of Lego

After the Bitcoin Boom: Hard Lessons for Cryptocurrency Investors

Show HN: Self-organizing map learning visualization in WebGL

Swiss Household Debt Is Now Higher Than the US at the Peak of the Housing Bubble

Meet the ‘Change Agents’ Who Are Enabling Inequality

Tinder is rolling out a college-only service, Tinder U

Tesla expands solar roof tile installations to the Northeast

How to create erc20 token of your own -step by step process

Introduction to Data Mining (Second Edition)

ROM sites are falling, but a legal loophole could save game emulation

Facebook will remove 5,000 ad targeting categories to limit discrimination

Listen to Her: Gender on This American Life (2017)

Facebook Fueled Anti-Refugee Attacks in Germany, New Research Suggests

Logic Production Systems runtime implemented in JavaScript

Live map of London Underground trains

Show HN: Color Icon – Distinguish tabs with the same favicon in your browser

China, World’s Biggest Polluter, Hits Carbon Goals – 12 Years Early

Elm in Production: Surprises and Pain Points

LocustDB: Massively parallel, high performance analytics database

Coiled Snake: A vim plugin for automatically folding Python code

Y Combinator is funding a nonprofit that advocates for meat alternativ

Creationism and conspiracism share a common teleological bias

Twelve Views of Mark Jason Dominus (2003)

Tesla Factory Tour with Elon Musk

Prime factors of the first 1e6 integers, laid out using UMAP

I Just Hacked a State Election. I’m 17. And I’m Not Even a Very Good Hacker

Show HN: Solidity cheat sheet

Show HN: Palx – Automatic UI Color Palette Generator

Meet ’Intrusion Truth,’ the Mysterious Group Doxing Chinese Intel Hackers

Show HN: Podcast search and database API

Google’s data collection is hard to escape, study claims

Pseudo constant time implementations ofTLS are only pseudo secure

A Rare E.R. that Treats Opioid Addiction on Demand

Top geneticist loses 3.5M grant in first test of landmark bullying policy

Microsoft discovers new Russian hacking operation targeting US groups

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