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All Things Sales: Mini-lessons for startup founders https://a16z.com/2018/09/02/sales-startups-technical-founders/

Fear the reaper: characterization and fast detection of card skimmers https://blog.acolyer.org/2018/09/03/fear-the-reaper-characterization-and-fast-detection-of-card-skimmers/

Modi’s Cash Crackdown Failed, Indian Bank Data Shows https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/30/world/asia/modi-india-rupee-cash.html

Unmanned Airport Control Tower Installed in Northern Colorado https://denver.cbslocal.com/2018/08/31/unmanned-airport-control-tower-colorado/

Defeating Modern Secure Boot Using Second-Order Pulsed EM Fault Injection [pdf] https://www.usenix.org/system/files/conference/woot17/woot17-paper-cui.pdf

An Introduction to Modern CMake https://cliutils.gitlab.io/modern-cmake/

20M historical artifacts destroyed in Brazil National Museum fire https://www.cnet.com/news/20-million-historical-artifacts-destroyed-in-brazil-national-museum-fire

Airplane Mode: A concrete box designed to seduce you into digital disconnection https://www.sfchronicle.com/style/article/Airplane-Mode-A-box-designed-to-seduce-you-into-13197145.php

Why you shouldn’t jump on the SPF bandwagon (2005) http://david.woodhou.se/why-not-spf.html

Vocore2, a ridiculously small Linux PC http://vocore.io/

Detecting Screen Content via Remote Acoustic Side Channels https://www.cs.tau.ac.il/~tromer/synesthesia/

US Court of Appeals: An IP address isn’t enough to identify a pirate https://www.techspot.com/news/76190-us-court-appeals-ip-address-isnt-enough-identify.html

Open-Source CUDA/OpenCL Speed of Light Ray-Tracer https://github.com/favreau/Sol-R

In Kenya, “sugar” relationships have become both more common and more visible https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/resources/idt-sh/sex_and_the_sugar_daddy

Divisiveness is efficient for watch time, and watch time leads to ads https://twitter.com/gchaslot/status/1036323806242066432

PaperTTY – Python module to render a TTY on e-ink https://github.com/joukos/PaperTTY

Five Eyes’ Statement of Principles on Access to Evidence and Encryption https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/about/national-security/five-country-ministerial-2018/access-evidence-encryption

The aesthetics of science fiction spaceship design https://uwspace.uwaterloo.ca/handle/10012/4935

A collection of botnet source codes, unorganized, for educational purposes https://github.com/maestron/botnets

Show HN: 2048.cpp – Play 2048 in directly your terminal https://github.com/plibither8/2048.cpp

A Way-Too-Philosophical Behind-The-Scenes Post https://blog.ncase.me/a-way-too-philosophical-behind-the-scenes-post/

An Intensive Introduction to Cryptography https://www.intensecrypto.org/public/

An Introduction to Approximate String Matching https://semanti.ca/blog/?an-introduction-into-approximate-string-matching

Ten Trillion-Degree Quasar Astonishes Astronomers (2016) https://www.iflscience.com/space/seven-trillion-degree-quasar-astonishes-astronomers/

Olin – Defining a new operating primitive for event-driven services https://christine.website/blog/olin-1-why-09-1-2018

Show HN: Bumper-Sticker Computer Science (1985) Flashcards https://nlaz.github.io/flashcards-for-developers/#/decks/recDpE8wdfDMjmg1z

Flexport, which has passed Fedex in ocean freight volumes, is hiring https://www.flexport.com/careers/department/engineering

Vredefort Crater, the world’s oldest and largest known impact structure https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/images/92689/vredefort-crater

Deep Reinforcement Learning in Depth in 60 Days https://github.com/andri27-ts/60_Days_RL_Challenge

OBNC Oberon Compiler http://miasap.se/obnc/

The Cowboy Cartographer Who Loved California https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/jo-mora-california-maps

Irish beach washed away 33 years ago reappears overnight after freak tide (2017) https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/may/08/irish-beach-washed-away-reappears-freak-tide

Possible Python rival? Programming language Julia is winning over developers https://www.zdnet.com/article/possible-python-rival-programming-language-julia-is-winning-over-developers/

Strategies for implementing user authentication in serverless applications https://serverless.com/blog/strategies-implementing-user-authentication-serverless-applications/

Show HN: Free weather api with +-50km precision based on met.no https://freeweatherapi.com/

A Mathematical Theory of Cryptography (1945) https://www.iacr.org/museum/shannon45.html

In a hysterical world, Wikipedia is a ray of light – and that’s the truth https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/sep/02/in-hysterical-world-wikipedia-ray-of-light-truth

Under the Sydney Opera House is another unique structure: a double helix carpark http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-02-08/why-is-the-sydney-opera-house-car-park-spiral-in-shape/9270864

How the EU’s Copyright Reform Threatens Open Source–and How to Fight It https://www.linuxjournal.com/content/how-eus-copyright-reform-threatens-open-source-and-how-fight-it

The daughter Steve Jobs denied: ‘Clearly I was not compelling enough for him’ https://www.theguardian.com/global/2018/sep/01/daughter-steve-jobs-denied-lisa-brennan-jobs