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Kubernetes Is a Surprisingly Affordable Platform for Personal Projects http://www.doxsey.net/blog/kubernetes--the-surprisingly-affordable-platform-for-personal-projects

Intel ME Manufacturing Mode: obscured dangers and MacBook vulnerability http://blog.ptsecurity.com/2018/10/intel-me-manufacturing-mode-macbook.html

Announcing flicker-free boot for Fedora 29 https://hansdegoede.livejournal.com/19224.html

Fastai for PyTorch: Fast and accurate neural nets using modern best practices http://www.fast.ai/2018/10/02/fastai-ai/

NP-3 Nitrogen Plastic Welder https://prospot.com/products/np-3/

It doesn’t have to be crazy at work https://basecamp.com/books/calm

Ferret – Declarative web scraping https://github.com/MontFerret/ferret

Elon Musk’s Ultimatum to Tesla: Fight the S.E.C., or I Quit https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/02/business/tesla-elon-musk-sec.html

The First Photo Ever Created by a Japanese Photographer (2016) https://kanakukui.com/2016/04/15/first-japanese-photo/

Bill to ban bots inpersonating people for telemarketing and influencing election https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billTextClient.xhtml?bill_id=201720180SB1001

An Open Source Pipelined FFT Generator http://zipcpu.com/dsp/2018/10/02/fft.html

John Hennessy and David Patterson Turing Award Lectures (2018) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3LVeEjsn8Ts&t=122

Show HN: ekill – Like xkill, but for annoying web page elements https://github.com/rhardih/ekill

Gaia spots stars flying between galaxies https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/10/181002103000.htm

The Erebus – an historic ‘adventure’ with a tragic outcome https://spectator.us/2018/09/michael-palin-erebus/

Phobos May Have Come from Massive Impact on Mars http://www.sci-news.com/space/phobos-impact-mars-06445.html

For AI, translation is about more than language http://cachestocaches.com/2018/9/ai-translation-more-language/

XMPP – Myths and Legends https://xmpp.org/about/myths.html

A New Biography of Benjamin Franklin’s Early Life https://www.newcriterion.com/issues/2018/10/finding-franklin

Transformer: A Neural Network Architecture for Language Understanding (2017) https://ai.googleblog.com/2017/08/transformer-novel-neural-network.html

Physics Nobel won by laser wizardry – laureates include first woman in 55 years https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-06752-z

Scientists find fossilised cosmic dust in white cliffs of Dover http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/newsandeventspggrp/imperialcollege/newssummary/news_7-9-2017-10-59-59

Emperor Akihito of Japan is a published marine biologist https://qz.com/1410538/emperor-akihito-of-japan-is-an-expert-marine-biologist/

Show HN: A list of programmers coding live https://shipstreams.com/

‘Goblin’ world found orbiting at the edges of the Solar System https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-06885-1

Better documentation – on the web and for LibreSSL [pdf] https://www.openbsd.org/papers/eurobsdcon2018-mandoc.pdf

A ‘Dinosaur Artist’ Who Trafficked in Stolen Fossils https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/01/books/review/dinosaur-artist-paige-williams.html

Fore: thinner Android view layers https://erdo.github.io/android-fore/

Brendan Eich Writes to the US Senate: We Need a GDPR for the United States https://brave.com/us-gdpr-senate

Circle Medical (YC S15) Is Hiring Primary Care Physicians https://jobs.lever.co/circlemedical/1d70e823-df86-4723-bd0d-36fd41aa7dd9

MAC address age tracking https://github.com/hdm/mac-ages

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

Microsoft announces app mirroring to let you use any Android app on Windows 10 https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/2/17929908/microsoft-app-mirroring-android-windows-10-desktop

After Budget Cuts, the IRS’ Work Against Tax Cheats Is Facing “Collapse” https://www.propublica.org/article/after-budget-cuts-the-irs-work-against-tax-cheats-is-facing-collapse

Show HN: Vulkan bindings for JavaScript https://github.com/maierfelix/node-vulkan

Gigatron, TTL computer kit without a CPU https://gigatron.io/

Why You Shouldn’t Use Facebook to Log in to Other Sites https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/02/technology/personaltech/facebook-log-in-hack.html

Opera Touch is a solid alternative to Safari on the iPhone https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/02/opera-touch-ios/

Teleport v3.0 introduces Kubernetes support https://gravitational.com/blog/teleport-release-3/

PiDP-11: Recreating the PDP-11/70 http://obsolescence.wixsite.com/obsolescence/pidp-11

The Wall Street Journal Dartboard Contest (1999) http://www.investorhome.com/darts.htm

Model correctly and write less code, using Akka Streams http://blogoloquy.blogspot.com/2018/09/model-correctly-and-write-less-code.html

Should you learn C to “learn how the computer works”? https://words.steveklabnik.com/should-you-learn-c-to-learn-how-the-computer-works

Show HN: Day of the Dead website with 12 Free illustrations https://dayofthedead.holiday/design-kit/

Hetzner removes traffic limitation for dedicated servers https://wiki.hetzner.de/index.php?title=Traffic/en&curid=2842&diff=30324&oldid=29871

IPO Market Has Never Been This Forgiving to Money-Losing Firms https://www.wsj.com/articles/red-ink-floods-ipo-market-1538388000

Opinionated secrets management that helps us sleep at night https://betterment.engineering/shhhhh-its-a-secret-ba75ae001151

What is Chirped Pulse Amplification, and why does it warrant a Nobel Prize? https://physics.stackexchange.com/a/432138

Tesla delivered 83,500 vehicles in the third quarter, more than expected https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/02/tesla-third-quarter-auto-production.html

Wikipedia rejected an entry on Strickland in May because she wasnt famous enough https://qz.com/1410909/wikipedia-had-rejected-nobel-prize-winner-donna-strickland-because-she-wasnt-famous-enough/

Bill Gates: “I never said ’640K should be enough for anybody’” (1996) https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/alt.folklore.computers/mpjS-h4jpD8/9DW_VQVLzpkJ

The Art of Subdomain Enumeration (2017) https://blog.sweepatic.com/art-of-subdomain-enumeration/

“So the silence from Facebook over the weekend is.. deafening.” https://twitter.com/gavinsblog/status/1046717365520666624?s=12

Unraveling a Tesla Mystery: Lots of Parked Cars https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/01/business/tesla-cars-questions.html

SuperSU has been removed from the Play Store https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/10/01/supersu-removed-play-store/

Publii Static CMS now available for Linux https://getpublii.com/blog/static-cms-for-linux.html

FBI forces Apple iPhone X owner to unlock device through Face ID https://www.zdnet.com/article/fbi-forces-apple-iphone-x-owner-to-unlock-device-through-face-id/

Essay – Images, Video and Thoughts: Professional Hacker, 2011 to Present https://0x00sec.org/t/essay-images-video-thoughts-professional-hacker-2011-to-present/8782

Tesla confirms Q3 production: 80,000 vehicles and 83,500 deliveries https://electrek.co/2018/10/02/tesla-q3-production-deliveries/

CVE-2017-11176: A step-by-step Linux Kernel exploitation https://blog.lexfo.fr/cve-2017-11176-linux-kernel-exploitation-part1.html

Facebook, Google, and Amazon are big winners in the new NAFTA deal https://qz.com/1410473/facebook-fb-google-goog-and-amazon-amzn-are-big-winners-in-the-new-nafta-deal/

The Rise of Netflix Competitors Has Pushed Consumers Back Toward Piracy https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/d3q45v/bittorrent-usage-increases-netflix-streaming-sites

The ANITA Anomalous Events as Signatures of a Beyond Standard Model Particle https://arxiv.org/abs/1809.09615

Two Apple veterans built a new lidar sensor–here’s how it works https://arstechnica.com/cars/2018/10/two-apple-veterans-built-a-new-lidar-sensor-heres-how-it-works/

Kim Dotcom Loses Privacy Battle Following High Court Appeal https://torrentfreak.com/kim-dotcom-loses-privacy-battle-following-high-court-appeal-181002/

Tonight a Virgin Atlantic 747 will fly on fuel made from industrial waste gas https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/10/tonight-a-virgin-atlantic-747-will-fly-on-fuel-made-from-industrial-waste-gas/

For collecting weather data, tiny satellites measure up to expensive cousins https://phys.org/news/2018-09-weather-tiny-satellites-billion-dollar-cousins.html

USV: The Myth of the Infrastructure Phase https://www.usv.com/blog/the-myth-of-the-infrastructure-phase

Two Amazon papers about audio event detection, the technology behind Alexa Guard https://developer.amazon.com/blogs/alexa/post/09e3fbc6-75c0-4042-a7b5-6fedc54b2600/identifying-sounds-in-audio-streams

A Google intern built the AI behind these shockingly good fake images https://www.fastcompany.com/90244767/see-the-shockingly-realistic-images-made-by-googles-new-ai

Americans to receive cellphone alert from Trump in first national test https://www.cbsnews.com/news/presidential-alert-test-fema-national-crises/

Damping of selectively bonded 3D woven lattice materials https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-32625-6

Donna Strickland won her Nobel prize in Physics before she got a wikipedia page https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Draft:Donna_Strickland

JavaScript Developers: Watch Your Language https://bocoup.com/blog/javascript-developers-watch-your-language

Math Titans Clash Over Epic Proof of the ABC Conjecture https://www.wired.com/story/math-titans-clash-over-epic-proof-of-the-abc-conjecture/

OS-Folder-Icons: A collection of custom folder icons for (Mac, Linux, Windows) https://github.com/shariati/OS-Folder-Icons

Show HN: Camelot – PDF Table Extraction for Humans https://github.com/socialcopsdev/camelot

Tesla battery proves a leading source of dispatchable power in South Australia http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-10-02/tesla-battery-proves-a-leading-source-of-dispatchable-power/10326420

How to Learn Python Programming Quickly https://ao.gl/how-to-learn-python-programming-quickly/

Tesla stock roars back after Elon Musk’s SEC deal https://money.cnn.com/2018/10/01/technology/business/tesla-stock/index.html

Amazon increases minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15 an hour https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/02/amazon-minimum-wage/

First woman Physics Nobel winner in 55 years https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-45655151