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Generative art: New and recreated vintage art, made with code and imagination https://beta.observablehq.com/collection/@observablehq/generative-art

TRIZ, a problem-solving, analysis and forecasting tool http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TRIZ

Motorola Razr V3 Cellphone: The trend-setter that shouldn’t have existed http://www.massmadesoul.com/features/razr

Up and Down the Ladder of Abstraction (2011) http://worrydream.com/LadderOfAbstraction/

Algorithms Implemented in Python https://github.com/TheAlgorithms/Python

Show HN: VNote 2.0 provides the best PlantUML edit experience via Preview Tunnel https://github.com/tamlok/vnote/releases/tag/v2.0

SpaceX’s rise can be traced to a critical launch from a Pacific isle https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/09/inside-the-eight-desperate-weeks-that-saved-spacex-from-ruin/

SPIM: A MIPS32 Simulator http://spimsimulator.sourceforge.net/

Numworks: open-source, Python-compatible handheld graphing calculator https://www.numworks.com/

MINERVA-II1: Successful image capture, landing on Ryugu and hop http://www.hayabusa2.jaxa.jp/en/topics/20180922e/

No Sex Please, We’re Apple: iPhone Giant Seeks TV Success on Its Own Terms https://www.wsj.com/articles/no-sex-please-were-apple-iphone-giant-seeks-tv-success-on-its-own-terms-1537588880

Personal Computing (1975) [pdf] https://mprove.de/diplom/gui/Kay75.pdf

Chrome is a Google Service that happens to include a Browser Engine https://ha.x0r.be/posts/chrome-is-a-google-service/

Ytdl-webserver: Webserver for downloading YouTube videos https://github.com/Algram/ytdl-webserver

PostgreSQL 11: something for everyone https://lwn.net/Articles/764515/

1ML – Core and modules united (2016) https://people.mpi-sws.org/~rossberg/1ml/

Exhibiting The Hobbit: A tale of memories and microcomputers https://www.kinephanos.ca/2014/the-hobbit/

GraphQL editor – Visual node editor for GraphQL https://github.com/slothking-online/graphql-editor

Nvidia Vid2vid: High-resolution photorealistic video-to-video translation https://github.com/NVIDIA/vid2vid

Wasabi – S3 Compatible Cloud Storage https://wasabi.com/s3-compatible-cloud-storage/

Minih264 – Minimalistic, single-header library for encoding H264/SVC https://github.com/lieff/minih264

For Hackers, Anonymity Was Once Critical. That’s Changing https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/22/technology/defcon-hackers-privacy-anonymity.html

Vbuild: “Compile” Vue components to standalone HTML/JS/CSS https://github.com/manatlan/vbuild

California poverty rate highest in U.S. when housing costs factored in https://la.curbed.com/2018/9/14/17856870/california-poverty-rate-housing-cost-of-living

A conversation with Gilbert Strang [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGYcSjrqbjc

A Programming Language Underdog https://totallywearingpants.com/posts/nim-underdog/

Oracles, or why smart contracts still haven’t changed the world https://blog.smartdec.net/oracles-or-why-smart-contracts-still-havent-changed-the-world-69464999e1d3

Basic security precautions for non-profits and journalists (2017) https://techsolidarity.org/resources/basic_security.htm

Streaming accounts for 75 percent of music industry revenue in the US https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/21/streaming-75-percent-music-industry-revenue/

The iPhone XS faster than iMac Pro on the Speedometer 2.0 JavaScript benchmark https://twitter.com/dhh/status/1043277162676072449?s=09

Smarking (YC W15) Is Hiring Back End Engineers in SF https://www.smarking.com/careers

Sun delivers Unix shocker with DTrace (2004) https://www.theregister.co.uk/2004/07/08/dtrace_user_take/

Hayabusa-2: Japan’s rovers ready for touchdown on asteroid https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-45578795

Listen to the crazy sound of Tesla Semi electric truck prototype accelerating https://electrek.co/2018/09/22/tesla-semi-electric-truck-prototype-crazy-sound-accelerating/

White House is considering antitrust investigation into ’online platform bias’ https://www.businessinsider.com/white-house-executive-order-investigate-google-facebook-antitrust-2018-9

Researchers discover a pattern to the seemingly-random distribution of primes https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/pa8dw8/prime-number-pattern-mimics-crystal-patterns

iPhone XS is faster than an iMac Pro on the Speedometer 2.0 JavaScript benchmark https://twitter.com/dhh/status/1043277162676072449

A look inside Ticketmaster’s price-hiking bag of tricks https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/ticketmaster-prices-scalpers-bruno-mars-1.4826914

GPG Suite 2018.4 adds a fee for encrypting and signing new mail https://gpgtools.org/releases/gpgsuite/2018.4/release-notes.html

Minimp3 – Minimalistic, single-header library for decoding MP3 https://github.com/lieff/minimp3

China Threatens US with “Consequences” If Does Not “Immediately” End Sanctions https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-09-22/china-threatens-us-consequences-if-it-does-not-immediately-revoke-sanctions-over

Battery storage can replace ~67% of US gas turbines with sub-10% capacity factor https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/6-charts-showing-the-renewables-threat-to-gas

Show HN: NotEvil – Deepfake Video Detection API https://notevil.ai/api/deepfake/

Hurricane Maria Killed as Many American Citizens as 9/11 Did https://warisboring.com/hurricane-maria-killed-as-many-american-citizens-as-911/

NVME and GPU accelerates I/O major SQL workloads https://www.slideshare.net/kaigai/20180920dbtspgstromen

IPFS in Web Browsers Working Group https://github.com/ipfs/in-web-browsers

I’m launching a startup in 24 hours https://www.twitch.tv/patwalls

Xiaomi Offers a Phone, Laptop, Mi Band 3, BT Headset for the Price of an iPhone https://www.xda-developers.com/xiaomi-offer-smartphone-laptop-wearable-headset-same-price-iphone/

There is no longer any such thing as Computer Security https://blog.codinghorror.com/there-is-no-longer-any-such-thing-as-computer-security/

Show HN: A web crawler that builds word frequency lists for websites https://github.com/calebwin/frequent

Japan successfully lands robot rovers on an asteroid’s surface http://www.weny.com/story/39152229/japan-successfully-lands-robot-rovers-on-an-asteroids-surface