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How to Fit a Large Program into a Small Machine http://mud.co.uk/richard/htflpism.htm

The Future of Notebooks: Lessons from JupyterCon http://willcrichton.net/notes/lessons-from-jupytercon/

The morning paper: Training classifiers with natural language explanations https://blog.acolyer.org/2018/08/24/training-classifiers-with-natural-language-explanations/

How Paper Batteries Charged by Bacteria Could Power the Internet of Things https://spectrum.ieee.org/energywise/energy/renewables/paper-battery-that-could-power-the-internet-of-things

Hacker house blues: Life with 12 programmers, 2 rooms and one 21st-century dream https://www.salon.com/2016/09/17/hacker-house-blues-my-life-with-12-programmers-2-rooms-and-one-21st-century-dream/

ATtention Spanned: Comprehensive Android Vulnerability Analysis of AT Commands https://atcommands.org/

Tell the Senate to Pass a Strong Election Security Bill https://act.eff.org/action/tell-the-senate-to-pass-a-strong-election-security-bill

Former Tesla Firmware Engineer Discusses the System https://twitter.com/atomicthumbs/status/1032939617404645376

The MRISC32 – A vector first CPU design http://www.bitsnbites.eu/the-mrisc32-a-vector-first-cpu-design/

Keylist RFC: Distributing OpenPGP Keys with Signed Keylist Subscriptions https://tech.firstlook.media/keylist-rfc-explainer

Supreme Court Should Say No to Patents That Take Old Ideas Away from the Public https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/08/supreme-court-should-say-no-patents-take-old-ideas-away-public

Using John Varney’s rhythm wheel to differentiate 3/4 and 6/8 time signatures https://megan-vo.github.io/basic-beats/

Redis is not “open core” http://antirez.com/news/121

Traveler sues US Customs and Border Protection over iPhone search and seizure https://9to5mac.com/2018/08/24/iphone-seized-cbp/

Arduino command line interface https://github.com/arduino/arduino-cli

Fortnite Android Installer allowed hackers to download and install anything https://www.androidcentral.com/epic-games-first-fortnite-installer-allowed-hackers-download-install-silently

Why you should consider applying for grad school right now https://80000hours.org/2017/11/consider-applying-for-a-phd-program-now/

Opium or Cucumber? Debunking a Myth About Sumerian Drugs https://resobscura.blogspot.com/2018/08/opium-or-cucumber-debunking-myth-about.html

A2Z: A computer designed and built from scratch. Custom CPU on FPGA (2017) https://hackaday.io/project/18206-a2z-computer

The Dark Arts of Advanced and Unsafe Rust Programming https://doc.rust-lang.org/nomicon/

How Gmail happened: The inside story, as revealed by creator Paul Buchheit https://www.techinasia.com/gmail-happened-story

Show HN: Remote jobs for people with disabilities http://www.jobenabler.org

Epic’s Fortnite Installer allowed to install anything on your Android phone https://m.androidcentral.com/epic-games-first-fortnite-installer-allowed-hackers-download-install-silently

Caper (YC W16) is looking for a Back End Engineer https://www.caperlab.com/backend-engineer

Smartphones backdoor using AT command allowing full control via USB cable http://news.ufl.edu/articles/2018/08/smartphone-security-risk-compared-to-having-a-ghost-user-on-your-phone.php

Accio Search http://www.accio.co

Topological phenomena explored in a programmable quantum simulation https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05979-0

The Origin of Stimulus JavaScript Framework https://stimulusjs.org/handbook/origin

‘Reprogrammed’ stem cells to be tested in people with Parkinson’s https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05856-w

Research team finds evidence of matter-matter coupling https://phys.org/news/2018-08-team-evidence-matter-matter-coupling.html

Show HN: Mind Maps with org https://github.com/theodorewiles/org-mind-map

Our Pungent History: Sweat, Perfume, and the Scent of Death (2016) https://www.collectorsweekly.com/articles/our-pungent-history/

Intel microcode license updated to permit redistribution https://01.org/mcu-path-license-2018

The Age That Women Have Babies: How a Gap Divides America https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/08/04/upshot/up-birth-age-gap.html

The Impossible Job: Inside Facebook’s Struggle to Moderate Two Billion People https://motherboard.vice.com/amp/en_us/article/xwk9zd/how-facebook-content-moderation-works

Coffee delivery drone patented by IBM https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-45289281

How a Berkeley Eccentric Beat the Russians–Then Made Useless, Wondrous Objects https://alumni.berkeley.edu/california-magazine/spring-2016-war-stories/how-berkeley-eccentric-beat-russians-and-then-made

Designing an Authentication System: A Dialogue in Four Scenes (1988) https://web.mit.edu/kerberos/dialogue.html

There’s No ’Safe’ Level of Alcohol Consumption, Global Study Finds https://www.livescience.com/63420-alcohol-no-safe-level.html

Show HN: Interactive computational neuroscience: synapses and Hebbian learning http://jackterwilliger.com/biological-neural-network-synapses/

VW will stop firing ‘hail cannons’ after farmers protest https://amp.ft.com/content/3b377aa8-a64d-11e8-8ecf-a7ae1beff35b?__twitter_impression=true

How to Simulate an Avalanche – And All Its Subtle Mechanics https://www.techbriefs.com/component/content/article/tb/stories/blog/32798

Multiple vulnerabilities cause compromised AT&T and T-Mobile account PINs https://9to5mac.com/2018/08/24/at-t-t-mobile-account-pin-compromimsed/

The Ethereum-Dogecoin Decentralized Bridge Protocol Is Coming Soon https://cryptoslate.com/the-ethereum-dogecoin-transactional-bridge-protocol-is-coming-soon/

Tesla insiders say ’it’s a s--tshow’ under beleaguered Elon Musk https://nypost.com/2018/08/23/tesla-insiders-say-its-a-s-tshow-under-beleaguered-elon-musk/

Show HN: VueToolbox – Collection of the best Vue.js libraries http://www.vuetoolbox.com/

Volunteers found Iran’s propaganda effort on Reddit but warnings were ignored https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/volunteers-found-iran-s-propaganda-effort-reddit-their-warnings-were-n903486

Show HN: An online, responsive reader for Reddit and Hackernews https://sras.me/unireader/

Deno v0.1.0, rewritten in rust https://github.com/denoland/deno/releases

Windows 95 is now an app you can download and install on macOS Windows and Linux https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/23/17773180/microsoft-windows-95-app-download-features

Throttling of Fire Fighters Could Go Unpunished Because the FCC Repealed Order https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/08/verizons-throttling-fire-fighters-could-go-unpunished-because-fcc-repealed-open

AWS cuts in half the price of most of its Lightsail virtual private servers https://techcrunch.com/2018/08/23/aws-cuts-the-price-of-most-of-its-lightsail-virtual-private-servers-in-half/

Show HN: Vecta.io-Automate diagramming by running JS on your SVG editor https://vecta.io/blog/supercharge-vectas-functionality-with-javascript-based-plugins

Retro-uC – An open silicon microcontroller with a Z80, MOS6502, and M68K https://www.crowdsupply.com/chips4makers/retro-uc

Tech giants are becoming defenders of democracy. Now what? https://www.wired.com/story/microsoft-facebook-tech-giants-defending-democracy/

Constructive https://xkcd.com/810/