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Google Exposed User Data, Feared Repercussions of Disclosing to Public

The New Atlanta Billionaires Behind the Unlikely Tech Unicorn MailChimp

The Economics of a Commune in the Ozarks

The benefits and costs of writing a POSIX kernel in a high-level language

Why you can have millions of goroutines but only thousands of Java threads

How newlines affect Linux kernel performance

Disappearing videos and disappointed grandmothers

FAA Moves Toward Treating Drones and Planes as Equals

A Mysterious Fossil Points to the Origins of Lizards and Snakes

Programming as interaction: A new perspective for programming language research

Fond (YC W12) Is Hiring Sales Operations Associate in Portland

Real-Time ASCII art rendering using a single decision tree

Notes on using git-replace to get rid of giant objects

Show HN: Alan – a low-code application platform

H-1B: As immigration furor roils Silicon Valley, Canada smooths way for techies

Tech Workers Now Want to Know: What Are We Building This For?

Taming Performance Variability [pdf]

In with the Out Crowd: Contrarians, Alone and Together

IRL Glasses Block All the Screens Around You

Challenge – AI Initiative

Practical Implementation of Memristor-Based Threshold Logic Gates

Show HN: WebRTC implementation for Python using Asyncio

A Comparison of Functional Data Structures on the JVM

How WeChat faded into the silence in India

A Geyser Erupted in Yellowstone and 80 Years of Human Trash Poured Out

Cicada: Dependably Fast Multi-Core In-Memory Transactions (2017) [pdf]

DTrace on Windows ported from FreeBSD

Log driven programming (2013)

Deep in Human DNA, a Gift from the Neanderthals

Widely reported 45% emissions reduction necessary by 2030 actually closer to 60%

Call Python functions from VBA in all Microsoft Office apps

Show HN: Firebase2graphql – Migrate from Firebase to GraphQL on Postgres

Reposurgeon’s Excellent Journey and the Waning of Python

Review of 1984 by Isaac Asimov (1980)

French intelligence officer caught selling confidential data on the dark web

Yale putting high-tech tests to its controversial Vinland Map

Compact Sparse Merkle Trees – Efficient Non-Membership Proofs

Intel Announces Xeon W-3175X: 28-Core Processor for Extreme Workstations

Model 3 achieves the lowest probability of injury of any car tested by NHTS

Why the falling cost of light matters (2017)

Gene name errors are widespread in the scientific literature (2016) [pdf]

Portal from Facebook: Voice Enabled Hands-Free Video Calling

Interview with Mark, a programmer building bespoke business applications

Economics Nobel laureate Paul Romer is a Python programming convert

IPCC climate change report calls for urgent action to phase out fossil fuels

Visual Studio Code September 2018

Cloudera and Hortonworks merger means Hadoop’s influence is declining

Tron founder claims TRX to be 200x faster than Ethereum

DevOps101 – Infrastructure as Code with Vagrant

Show HN: A personal task manager with multiple trello-like projects

Heathrow fined for USB stick data breach

How I overcame my gaming addiction and bootstrapped a business to help others

Why Mathematicians Can’t Find the Hay in a Haystack

Show HN: Goalee for iOS – Don’t lose track of your life’s goals

UK Court Blocks Mass Legal Action Over Google’s Alleged Tracking of Safari Users

Why Cops Can Force You to Unlock Your Phone with Your Face

Taiwan server makers moving manufacturing out of China after Bloomberg report

Equifax fined maximum penalty under 1998 UK data protection law

Why Amazon Really Raised Its Minimum Wage to $15

PoC Attack Escalates MikroTik Router Bug to ‘As Bad as It Gets’

Humble Book Bundle – Make: Electronics 2018

Xkcd: Google Announcement

Show HN: Espial: an open-source, web-based bookmarking server

Apple’s latest Watch is crashing and rebooting due to Daylight Saving Time bug

ZeroPhone open source linux phone

Realized that the best decision algorithm for startups is poker

I’m in love with NUXT – a quick course I put together to get you started

Chinese spy chip: Four more reasons to believe Apple’s denial

Python joins movement to dump ’offensive’ master, slave terms

Show HN: A haiku a day for the rest of my life

Show HN: Gradient Buttons for React Native

Tesla Model 3 achieves lowest probability of injury of any vehicle by the NHTSA

Show HN: Fisher – a package manager for the fish shell

Beyond Earth: A Chronicle of Deep Space Exploration

Google shutting down consumer version of Google+

Microsoft open-sources Infer.NET AI code

Google+ shutting down after users’ data is exposed

Google+ to shut down after coverup of data breach

FAA Bill Establishes New Conditions for Recreational Use of Drones

Google hid major Google+ security flaw that exposed users’ personal information

Google shutters Google+ social network after WSJ reports a huge security lapse