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Why Did China’s Biggest Movie Star, and the Interpol Chief, Vanish?

Setting, Elaborating, Reflecting on Personal Goals Improves Academic Performance [pdf]

Quitting my job has been the best thing I’ve done for my career

Interim OS: minimalist OS influenced by Lisp machines and Plan 9

Cimple: Instruction and Memory Level Parallelism

Are influencers overrated? New Study questions effectiveness of targeting “hubs”

U.S. Robocall Data

RawGit is now in a sunset phase and will soon shut down

Technical Specification for the Delivery of Television Programs to the BBC [pdf]

Warp – self-contained, single binary applications

See what you can create with 140 characters of JavaScript and a canvas

Firebase outages and misleading status reporting

Mathematicians confirm the possibility of data transfer via gravitational waves

Every Byte of a TLS Connection Explained and Reproduced

A mysterious grey-hat is patching people’s outdated MikroTik routers

Android: The word Google didn’t say during the Pixel 3 event

Apple calls popcorned CPU “liquid damage” [video]

The byproducts of reading OpenBSD netcat code

“High End” Apartment Construction Creates Mismatch of Supply and Demand

Entity Component Systems and Data Oriented Design [pdf]

Unapproved Pharmaceutical Ingredients Included in Dietary Supplements

Sustaining the Underfunded: Nadia Eghbal

Micro Snitch – Know when someone spies on you

SDSL – Succinct Data Structure Library 2.0

Picovoice – Embed private voice AI into any product instantly

Masstree: A cache-friendly mashup of tries and B-trees

Using International Students as Cash Cows Does No One Any Favours

Open Sourcing Active Question Reformulation with Reinforcement Learning

Model-Based Machine Learning Book

Show HN: Callbaxx.js – A utility library to bring callbacks to synchronous code

Show HN: WebRTC signalling data using QR codes

Google Tells Senators That Censored Search Engine Could Provide “Broad Benefits”

GNU Guile 2.9.1 (beta) released – support for JIT [x86_64 as of now]

The Most Influential Paper Gerard Salton Never Wrote (2004) [pdf]

EFF to Texas AG: Epson Tricked Its Customers with a Dangerous Fake Update

Jason Fung explains why intermittent fasting diets work

Leonardo da Vinci’s tree rule may be explained by wind

Show HN: CSS Grid Playground in Webflow

Facebook has lost 30% of its value since July

Tesla: Customers should order by Monday to lock in $7,500 tax credit

200,000+ MikroTik routers worldwide compromised to inject cryptojacking malware

How the Border Patrol Threatens Civil Liberties Far from the Border

NTSB Report: Over-Pressure of a Massachusetts Natural Gas Distribution System

Instabug Untold Stories – Building a startup in Egypt

Twitter Is Being Formally Investigated Following a GDPR Complaint

Why Amazon’s Artificial Intelligence Hiring Tool Discriminated Against Women

NPM and the future of JavaScript

If the U.S. Doesn’t Control Corporate Power, China Will

Drunk on genocide: how the Nazis celebrated murdering Jews

Google AI claims 99% accuracy in metastatic breast cancer detection

A military expert explains why social media is the new battlefield

Cops Told ‘Don’t Look’ at New iPhones to Avoid Face ID Lock-Out

On Thursday a rocket failed. Three humans remain on the ISS. What’s next?

7 Reasons Game Dev. Is the Perfect Side Hobby for Software Developers

Benioff, Dorsey battle on Twitter over SF ballot measure to help homeless

Facebook has lost 30% of its value since July

Show HN: Advanced React and GraphQL course

How Employers Have Gamified Work for Maximum Profit

Building Enterprise Software on LinkedIn’s Consumer Stack

Google 2.0: Why MIT scientists are building a new search engine

FCC tells court it has no “legal authority” to impose net neutrality rules

A Molecular Link Between Body Weight and Early Puberty Identified

Linux Time Namespaces

As recently as 1999, we thought babies couldn’t feel pain till they were 1yo

Room Image Classification Data as bedroom, kitchen, bathroom, living, etc.

MarI/O – Machine Learning for Video Games

The S.E.C. Dusts Off a Never-Used Cyber Enforcement Tool

Show HN: Compact Sparse Merkle Trees – Build efficient Blockchains in Elixir

Optimizing HTTP/2 prioritization with BBR and tcp_notsent_lowat

How Singapore will run the country using APIs

Why global markets are collapsing right now, and who you should blame for it

Facebook notification emails in 319 days with a new account only logged in once

WhatsApp founder: I sold out, but I walked away from $850M when I quit FB

TinySeed: Startup Accelerator Designed for Bootstrappers

“I don’t own or understand stocks.”