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What Data Scientists Really Do, According to Data Scientists https://hbr.org/2018/08/what-data-scientists-really-do-according-to-35-data-scientists

Methodologies for measuring open source project health https://nadiaeghbal.com/project-health

Skim reading is the new normal. The effect on society is profound https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/aug/25/skim-reading-new-normal-maryanne-wolf

Predict Economic Indicators with OpenStreetMap https://janakiev.com/blog/osm-predict-economic-indicators/

Radiolab: Post No Evil [audio] https://www.wnycstudios.org/story/post-no-evil

Beyond the pixel plane: sensing and learning in 3D https://thegradient.pub/beyond-the-pixel-plane-sensing-and-learning-in-3d/

The Illegal Ramen Vendors of Postwar Tokyo https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/how-did-ramen-become-popular

America’s Top Prosecutors Used to Go After Top Executives. What Changed? (2017) https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/05/books/review/the-chickenshit-club-jesse-eisinger-.html

Divergence and curl: The language of Maxwell’s equations and more [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rB83DpBJQsE

BuBBLE: A Lisp Dialect DSL Written in Haskell https://github.com/Ninjacop/BuBBLE

The hidden reality of ridiculously complicated algorithms https://www.the-tls.co.uk/articles/public/ridiculously-complicated-algorithms/

The Ripper: The disturbing Visceral Games project that never was https://www.polygon.com/2018/8/24/17770668/jack-the-ripper-visceral-games-electronic-arts-canceled

Great Barrier Reef headed for ‘massive death’ https://edition.cnn.com/interactive/2018/08/world/great-barrier-reef/

Nanotubes change the shape of water https://phys.org/news/2018-08-nanotubes.html

Set Theory and Algebra in CS: Introduction to Mathematical Modeling (2013) [pdf] https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/d106/6b6de601c1d7d5af25af3f7091bc7ad3ad51.pdf

Japan to add millions of new nodes to federated Nextcloud network https://nextcloud.com/blog/japan-to-add-millions-of-new-nodes-to-federated-nextcloud-network/

The State of the Bestiary Is Stable https://hazlitt.net/feature/state-bestiary-stable

Recycling in the United States is in serious trouble. How does it work? https://mashable.com/2018/08/18/how-recycling-works/

Sarcasm Analysis Using Conversation Context https://arxiv.org/abs/1808.07531

German Cryptanalytic Attacks on the British World War II “TYPEX” Machine https://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb/blog//2018-08/2018-08-24.html

The First Photo of a Human Being, and How the Scene’s Changed from 180 Years Ago https://www.vintag.es/2018/08/boulevard-du-temple-then-and-now.html

TKVDB: radix tree persistent key/value storage engine written in ANSI C https://github.com/vmxdev/tkvdb

Iris Automation Is Hiring C++ Engineers – Perception for Drones http://www.irisonboard.com/careers/

Survival Of The Sluggish: Scientists Find An Upside To A Low Metabolism https://www.npr.org/2018/08/24/641623213/survival-of-the-sluggish-scientists-find-an-upside-to-a-low-metabolism

Does $60,000 a year make you middle-class or wealthy on Planet Earth? https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2018/08/20/does-make-you-middle-class-or-wealthy-planet-earth/

MIT 6.875 – Cryptography and Cryptanalysis [video] https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL6ogFv-ieghe8MOIcpD6UDtdK-UMHG8oH

Anyway, stop recommending bazookas to kill flies in programming https://itnext.io/anyway-stop-recommending-bazookas-to-kill-flies-in-programming-65f13439be3d

Hatchful – Create stunning logos in seconds https://hatchful.shopify.com/

The Solo JavaScript Developer Challenging Google and Facebook https://www.wired.com/story/the-solo-javascript-developer-challenging-google-facebook/

Javascript Fundamentals: ‘this’ keyword https://blog.bloomca.me/2018/08/24/javascript-fundamentals-this.html

The Commons Clause really isn’t as important as we think it is https://lwn.net/Articles/763226/rss

Alphabet’s Plans for a China Comeback Go Beyond Google Search https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/24/technology/google-china-waymo.html

Show HN: Online Regex Tester for PHP, PCRE, Python, Golang and JavaScript https://regex101.com/

Sydney airport seizure of phone and laptop ’alarming’, say privacy groups https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/aug/25/sydney-airport-seizure-of-phone-and-laptop-alarming-say-privacy-groups

Billion-dollar telescopes could end up beyond the reach of US astronomers https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05985-2

Laska (UI Builder for React Native) now supports third-party components https://blog.laska.io/2018/08/25/august-update/

Mercedes-Benz unveils new all-electric race car prototype – Electrek https://electrek.co/2018/08/25/mercedes-benz-eq-all-electric-race-car-prototype/

As small as 13 sq metres: are these the worst new flats in Britain? https://www.theguardian.com/money/2018/aug/25/flats-block-converting-offices-living-space

I Delivered Packages for Amazon and It Was a Nightmare https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/06/amazon-flex-workers/563444/

The mechanic’s, machinist’s, and engineer’s practical book of reference https://books.google.com/books?id=WVkOAAAAYAAJ

Telescopic contact lenses could magnify human eyesight (2015) http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2015/02/telescopic-contact-lenses-could-magnify-human-eyesight

US software ’blew up Russian gas pipeline’ https://www.zdnet.com/article/us-software-blew-up-russian-gas-pipeline/

Show HN: Text and audio summarization API http://www.summarizebot.com/summarization_business.html

The US Is Now in the Longest Bull Market in American History http://thesoundingline.com/the-us-is-now-in-the-longest-bull-market-in-american-history/

Intel Has Also Relicensed Their FSP Binaries: A Big Win to Coreboot, LinuxBoot https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Intel-Better-FSP-License

Go 1.11 is released https://blog.golang.org/go1.11

Her Mother Was Neanderthal, Her Father Something Else Entirely https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/22/science/neanderthals-denisovans-hybrid.html

Drive-in ’sex boxes’ for prostitution are a wild success in Switzerland https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/drive-sex-boxes-prostitution-built-taxpayers-wild-success-switzerland-182306115.html