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Microsoft open sources parts of Minecraft: Java Edition https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/programmers-play-minecrafts-inner-workings

Ham vs. Ham as Radio Amateurs Are in Conflict with ARRL https://perens.com/static/ARRL/TransparencyOctober2018.html

Apple’s repair kill switch hasn’t been activated yet https://ifixit.org/blog/11673/

NIST: Blockchain Technology Overview [pdf] https://nvlpubs.nist.gov/nistpubs/ir/2018/NIST.IR.8202.pdf

New North American Trade Deal Has Bad News for Canadian Copyright https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/new-north-american-trade-deal-has-bad-news-canadian-copyright

Why the SEC is going after Elon Musk and why he’s losing his most ardent fans https://chatstarter.com/post.php?post_id=1557892

Microsoft suspends Windows 10 update, citing data loss reports https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/06/microsoft-suspends-windows-10-update-citing-data-loss-reports/

Scaling Engineering Teams via Writing Things Down and Sharing – Aka RFCs https://blog.pragmaticengineer.com/scaling-engineering-teams-via-writing-things-down-rfcs/

Writing a WebAssembly emulator for the Bomb Jack arcade machine http://floooh.github.com/2018/10/06/bombjack.html

Active Expressions: Basic Building Blocks for Reactive Programming (2017) http://programming-journal.org/2017/1/12/

GitHub: sysget – A front-end for every package manager https://github.com/emilengler/sysget?files=1

It’s not about the bike: The real story of oBike and what it can teach us https://cyclingtips.com/2018/08/lessons-learned-from-the-real-story-of-obike-or-why-we-cant-have-nice-things/

Charles Darwin: Genius or Plodder? http://www.genetics.org/content/183/3/773

Precise and Scalable Detection of Double-Fetch Bugs in OS Kernels [pdf] https://www-users.cs.umn.edu/~kjlu/papers/deadline.pdf

Show HN: Fork, a toy self-hosting language and compiler that compiles to C https://github.com/mcilloni/fork

Fixing a Bug in an 18 Year Old Shockwave Game https://mattbruv.github.io/ccsr-bugfix/

Supply Chain Security Is the Whole Enchilada, but Who’s Willing to Pay for It? https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/10/supply-chain-security-is-the-whole-enchilada-but-whos-willing-to-pay-for-it/

Roaring Bitmaps: Implementation of an Optimized Software Library (2018) [pdf] https://arxiv.org/abs/1709.07821

Writing system software: Code Comments http://antirez.com/news/124

Adding an Effect System to OCaml [video] https://www.janestreet.com/tech-talks/effective-programming/

DHS Press Secretary on Recent Media Reports of Potential Supply Chain Compromise https://www.dhs.gov/news/2018/10/06/statement-dhs-press-secretary-recent-media-reports-potential-supply-chain-compromise

Fake videos are on the rise. Seeing shouldn’t always be believing http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-fake-videos-20180219-story.html

Show HN: Markdown page – Create a web page with just markdown https://github.com/oscarmorrison/md-page

Show HN: Trigonoparty – JavaScript trigonometry visualization https://ramesaliyev.com/trigonoparty/

Personal Statement of a CIA Analyst https://antipolygraph.org/statements/statement-038.shtml

Stripe has democratised online payments and reshaped the digital economy https://www.wired.co.uk/article/stripe-payments-apple-amazon-facebook

Madrid announces new rules of the road in bid to banish traffic from center https://elpais.com/elpais/2018/10/05/inenglish/1538733317_890210.html

Login_duress: A BSD authentication module for duress passwords https://github.com/jcs/login_duress

Formalizing 100 theorems in Coq https://madiot.fr/coq100/

The Next-Gen Drive-Thru Is About AI, Not Mobile Ordering https://thespoon.tech/the-next-gen-drive-thru-is-about-ai-not-mobile-ordering/

GINN: Geometric Illustrations for Neural Networks http://www.bayeswatch.com/2018/09/17/GINN/

The Presidential Text Alert Has a Long, Strange History https://www.wired.com/story/presidential-text-alert-fema-emergency-history/

Can’t see any reviews on Android Google Maps (when a Chinese sim card is in) https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/maps/FdWIPFluzBk

Orphan Utopia: John Ballou Newbrough’s Desert Colony (2017) http://www.cabinetmagazine.org/issues/63/mcconnell.php

Teenage Dolphins Get High on Puffer Fish Toxin https://kottke.org/18/10/teenage-dolphins-get-high-on-puffer-fish-toxin

Amass Appeal: What’s the deal with collecting? (2008) http://www.aarp.org/entertainment/arts-leisure/info-01-2008/amass_appeal.html

Democrats Propose ’Internet Bill of Rights’ to Entice Voters Sick of Facebooks https://gizmodo.com/democrats-drop-internet-bill-of-rights-to-entice-voters-1829559542

Lake Peigneur Sinkhole Disaster https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ddlrGkeOzsI

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

George Holtz codes 11 hours straight live stream [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Hlb8YX2-W8

Matt Parker – Standup Mathematician http://standupmaths.com/

Show HN: Community maintained list of DevOps conferences https://www.gotodevops.org/

New font Sans Forgetica designed to boost your memory https://www.cnet.com/news/new-font-sans-forgetica-is-designed-to-boost-your-memory/

Http4s now on kotlin with: http4k https://www.http4k.org/

Exploiting AT commands in Android devices https://lwn.net/SubscriberLink/766766/1457e37c5876f24c/

Roguelike Celebration https://roguelike.club/

A Fan’s Tesla Commercial (2 Minutes) https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=116&v=AviBGkm3Bpg

Remote Inter-Chip Power Analysis Side-Channel Attacks at Board-Level [pdf] https://eprint.iacr.org/2018/881.pdf

Webflow Design and Code at the same time https://webflow.com

J-Core Open Processor http://www.j-core.org/

For a German Chef, Hospital Food Is the Ultimate Challenge https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/05/world/europe/germany-chef-hospital-food.html

Instagram prototypes handing your location history to Facebook https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/04/instagram-location-history/

Brave – A private, secure and fast browser https://brave.com/index/

When Security Researchers Pose as Cybercrooks, Who Can Tell the Difference? https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/10/when-security-researchers-pose-as-cybercrooks-who-can-tell-the-difference/

Writers Behind “Grievance Studies Scandal” Address Criticisms https://quillette.com/2018/10/05/writers-behind-grievance-studies-hoax-address-criticisms/

Decoding the Chinese Super Micro super spy-chip super-scandal https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/04/supermicro_bloomberg/

Show HN: Deep Work – A different productivity tool https://deepwork.online/

Naming the Unspoken Thing:Inside the Bay Area’s crazy secret underground parties https://medium.com/s/story/inside-the-bay-areas-craziest-secret-underground-parties-d1529c0fad03

Boeing may have used a lobbying firm to plant a scathing story about SpaceX https://www.businessinsider.com/boeing-may-have-used-firm-to-plant-anti-spacex-oped-2018-10?r=US&IR=T