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Log(Graph): A Near-Optimal High-Performance Graph Representation (2018) [pdf] https://people.csail.mit.edu/jshun/papers/loggraph.pdf

The original sources of MS-DOS 1.25 and 2.0 https://github.com/Microsoft/MS-DOS

Introduction to Machine Learning for Coders: Launch http://www.fast.ai/2018/09/26/ml-launch/

Instagram founders left because of changes imposed from above https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/27/opinion/facebook-instagram-systrom.html

Valley Forged: How One Man Made the Indie Video Game Sensation Stardew Valley https://www.gq.com/story/stardew-valley-eric-barone-profile

Git is already federated and decentralized https://drewdevault.com/2018/07/23/Git-is-already-distributed.html

FreshRSS – A free, self-hostable aggregator https://freshrss.org/

In the Lab: The Netgear XS724EM, a 24-port 2.5G/5G/10GBase-T Switch https://www.anandtech.com/show/13397/in-the-lab-netgear-24port-10gige-switch

A First Course in Design and Analysis of Experiments (2010) [pdf] http://users.stat.umn.edu/~gary/book/fcdae.pdf

SMTP MTA Strict Transport Security (MTA-STS) https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc8461

Building apps on top of Google Sheets https://tryretool.com/blog/google-sheets/

Mux is hiring engineers to help build AI-driven video streaming https://jobs.mux.com

Genetic algorithms for training deep neural networks (2017) https://eng.uber.com/deep-neuroevolution/

Columnstore and B+ tree – are hybrid physical designs important? https://blog.acolyer.org/2018/09/28/columnstore-and-b-tree-are-hybrid-physical-designs-important/

Synquid: Synthesize Programs from Refinement Types http://comcom.csail.mit.edu/comcom/#Synquid

Tiny Device Is a ‘Huge Advance’ for Treatment of Severe Heart Failure https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/23/health/heart-failure-valve-repair-microclip.html

NIST: Computer Security Resource Center Glossary https://csrc.nist.gov/glossary

Santa, a binary white/blacklisting app for macOS from Google https://github.com/google/santa

Bi-Directional Plasma Thrusters for Space Debris Removal https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-32697-4

Rome: Eternal City by Ferdinand Addis review – myth, mess and magic https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/sep/26/rome-eternal-city-ferdinand-addis-review

Analyzing Trinitite: A Radioactive Piece of Nuclear History https://www.hscott.net/analyzing-trinitite-a-radioactive-piece-of-nuclear-history/

Manta rays’ food-capturing mechanism may hold key to better filtration systems https://today.oregonstate.edu/news/manta-rays%E2%80%99-food-capturing-mechanism-may-hold-key-better-filtration-systems

CppCon 2018: Simplicity: Not Just For Beginners [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0Ak6xtVXno

LinuxKit, a toolkit for building minimal, immutable Linux distributions https://github.com/linuxkit/linuxkit

Kristinn Hrafnsson Replaces Julian Assange as WikiLeaks Editor-In-chief https://www.dailydot.com/layer8/kristinn-hrafnsson-replaces-julian-assange-as-wikileaks-editor-in-chief/

Proving our universe is one among many would be a fourth Copernican revolution http://nautil.us/issue/64/the-unseen/the-fourth-copernican-revolution

Arrays of atoms emerge as dark horse candidate to power quantum computers https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/09/arrays-atoms-emerge-dark-horse-candidate-power-quantum-computers

The woman who accidentally ticked: ’I am a terrorist’ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-45678517

The Hot Property That’s Next on Tech’s Agenda: Real Estate https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/27/technology/next-techs-agenda-real-estate-opendoor.html

Recursive fibonacci benchmark using top languages on GitHub https://github.com/drujensen/fib

Voting Machine Used in Half of U.S. Is Vulnerable to Attack, Report Finds https://www.wsj.com/articles/widely-used-election-systems-are-vulnerable-to-attack-report-finds-1538020802

“Predator boot camps” in Australia teach once-abundant mammals to fear predators https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/watching-a-friend-get-eaten-could-help-animals-learn-to-stay-alive/

Google reportedly paying Apple $9B to remain default search engine in iOS Safari https://9to5mac.com/2018/09/28/google-paying-apple-9-billion-default-seach-engine/

An Ex-NSA Hacker Who Has Organized the First-Ever Mac Security Conference https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/59ayeq/apple-mac-security-conference-objective-by-the-sea

Show HN: Intuition – A daily GitHub digest and productivity tools for dev teams https://intuition.app/

Study confirms massive scale of lowland Maya civilization https://phys.org/news/2018-09-unprecedented-massive-scale-lowland-maya.html

Tesla meets Q3 production goals of 50,000 to 55,000 Model 3s https://electrek.co/2018/09/28/tesla-model-3-production-goal-achieved-record-quarter/

Seattle judges throw out 15 years of marijuana convictions https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-45637826

Show HN: Sell domains using a TXT record https://www.dnsperch.com

Show HN: Fiets – Opinionated feed reader and filter https://github.com/ondy/fiets

Facebook blocks sharing of critical Guardian article https://mobile.twitter.com/profcarroll/status/1045757268124467200

AttackDefense is giving free access to their online cybersecurity lab https://public.attackdefense.com

Defcon Voting Village report: bug in one system could “flip Electoral College” https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2018/09/e-voting-researchers-warn-of-hack-that-could-flip-the-electoral-college/

Pass the tortoise shell: reading and writing across time and space https://www.the-tls.co.uk/articles/public/pass-the-tortoise-shell/

A16z data: How much startup executives make in salary and equity https://www.businessinsider.com/a16z-data-startup-executives-salary-equity-bonus-pay-2018-9

The Mad Hatter’s Secret Ingredient: Math (2010) https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=124632317

The Facebook Security Meltdown Exposes Way More Sites Than Facebook https://www.wired.com/story/facebook-security-breach-third-party-sites/

Mozilla is still screwing around with privacy in Firefox https://dustri.org/b/mozilla-is-still-screwing-around-with-privacy-in-firefox.html

Google CS First Course https://csfirst.withgoogle.com/

Tesla’s Musk pulled the plug on a settlement with the SEC at the last minute https://www.cnbc.com/2018/09/28/teslas-musk-pulled-plug-on-settlement-with-sec-at-last-minute.html

Spotify asking family-plan users for gps data to prove they live at same address https://qz.com/quartzy/1405477/spotify-is-demanding-family-plan-users-hand-over-gps-data/

VR going mainstream? Yeah, next year, says Facebook, for the third year in a row https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/09/28/vr_mainstream_facebook/

Fortnite explains new female character’s jiggly bits were ’unintended’ https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/09/28/fortnite_jiggle_physics/

Slack is planning to go public in 2019 at a reported $7B valuation https://www.businessinsider.com/slack-plans-ipo-in-2019-2018-9

Mobile Safari Content Blockers Evaluation: 2018 Edition https://brooksreview.net/2018/09/safari-content-blocker-evaluations-92618-edition/

Building With Workers KV, a Fast Distributed Key-Value Store https://blog.cloudflare.com/building-with-workers-kv/

The ultimate list of every investor question you need to be able to answer https://donnagriffit.com/guides/the-ultimate-guide-to-every-investor-question-you-need-to-be-able-to-answer/

Announcing Solo Kickstarter: The first open source security key supporting FIDO2 https://hackernoon.com/announcing-solo-kickstarter-4d0487272090

Coinbase launches its own index for the top 50 coins https://techcrunch.com/2018/09/27/coinbase-bundles-asset-pages/

Hacker says he’ll livestream deletion of Zuckerberg’s Facebook page https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/28/zuckerberg-facebook-page-hacker-livestream/

How to Brexit? – Explore the (im)possibilities of the different Brexit scenarios http://howtobrexit.eu/

Using websockets to easily build GUIs for Python programs https://gist.github.com/jsomers/d32dd3507e5406c56e47b4cd6f28c60e

How Azure Sphere Ensures IoT Security Within a 4MiB Linux Stack http://linuxgizmos.com/how-azure-sphere-ensures-iot-security-within-a-4mb-linux-stack/

Former Apple engineer fights iPhone giant for patent credit and denied cash https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/09/28/apple_engineer_sues/

Google launches new search engine to help scientists find the datasets they need https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/5/17822562/google-dataset-search-service-scholar-scientific-journal-open-data-access

Show HN: Custom YOLO implementation for CPU real time face detection https://towardsdatascience.com/faced-cpu-real-time-face-detection-using-deep-learning-1488681c1602

You Gave Facebook Your Number for Security. They Used It for Ads https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/09/you-gave-facebook-your-number-security-they-used-it-ads

Blasey Ford–Kavanaugh Testimony Tells a Tale of Two Internets https://www.wired.com/story/blasey-ford-kavanaugh-filter-bubbles/amp

Show HN: Lazy – A Python library for rapidly developing lazy interfaces https://github.com/bwasti/lazy

Physics Makes Aging Inevitable, Not Biology (2016) http://www.nautil.us/issue/36/Aging/physics-makes-aging-inevitable-not-biology

Show HN: A Rough HN Clone Written in Crystal with Live Updates and Analytics https://github.com/jessehorne/hackerviews

Learn Go: Top 30 Go Tutorials for Programmers of All Levels https://stackify.com/learn-go-tutorials/

Facebook admits using two-factor authentication phone numbers to target ads https://www.eyerys.com/articles/news/researchers-found-facebooks-ad-targeting-shadow-profiles-facebook-admits-it

Google reads your gmails and scrape your purchases https://myaccount.google.com/purchases?pli=1

Facebook is blocking users from posting stories about its security breach https://techcrunch.com/2018/09/28/facebook-blocks-guardian-story/

Hacker says he’ll livestream deletion of Zuckerberg’s Facebook page https://www.engadget.com/2018/09/28/zuckerberg-facebook-page-hacker-livestream/?guccounter=1

Brexit is already damaging European science https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-06826-y