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Why Minimal Guidance During Instruction Does Not Work (2006) [pdf] http://www.cogtech.usc.edu/publications/kirschner_Sweller_Clark.pdf

HDMI Light V2: Open-Hardware FPGA-Based Clone of Philips Ambilight (2014) http://hacks.esar.org.uk/hdmi-light-v2/

Jeff Hawkins Is Finally Ready to Explain His Brain Research https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/14/technology/jeff-hawkins-brain-research.html

How to Extract and Analyze Data from Wikipedia Using SQL https://www.mixnode.com/tutorials/how-to-extract-and-analyze-data-from-wikipedia

Twitter is being investigated over data collection in its link-shortening system https://theblogroom.com/twitter-being-investigated-collection-data-link-shortening-system/

Enabling Decentralized Private Computation https://eprint.iacr.org/2018/962

Grad Student Solved a Fundamental Quantum Computing Problem https://www.wired.com/story/a-grad-student-solved-a-fundamental-quantum-computing-problem/

I Built a Metasearch Engine with React, Redux, Express and TypeScript https://github.com/JoshuaScript/spresso-search

Show HN: Experience Colorblindness on the Web https://github.com/oftheheadland/Colorblindly

Show HN: Lisp with copying GC in 537 lines of C (plus Lisp 1.5 on top) https://github.com/krig/LISP

Snap, Flatpak and AppImage, package formats compared https://verummeum.com/blog/2018/10/14/portable-package-formats/

Ambiguous words and dictionary hacks (2007) https://blog.plover.com/lang/ambiguous.html

40% of the American middle class face poverty in retirement, study concludes https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/12/40percent-of-american-middle-class-face-poverty-in-retirement-study-says.html

Research: The Average Age of a Successful Startup Founder Is 45 https://hbr.org/2018/07/research-the-average-age-of-a-successful-startup-founder-is-45

Tallow: Transparent Tor for Windows https://www.reqrypt.org/tallow.html

Why Zig When There Is Already CPP, D, and Rust? (2017) https://github.com/ziglang/zig/wiki/Why-Zig-When-There-is-Already-CPP,-D,-and-Rust%3F

How HTTP/2 Pushes the Web https://push.netray.io/

Harvard calls for more than 30 retractions of cardiac stem cell research https://www.statnews.com/2018/10/14/harvard-brigham-retractions-stem-cell/

Serological response to H. pylori proteins linked to risk of colorectal cancer https://www.gastrojournal.org/article/S0016-5085(18)35088-1/pdf

Show HN: Pictureddit – different subreddits different photos https://pictureddit.com/

Hello May I Assist You in Taking on a Lifetime of Debt? https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/13/opinion/sunday/cost-college-financial-aid.html

Elon Musk Likes Anime and Says It’s Time to Build a Giant Robot https://www.rt.com/usa/441242-musk-anime-mecha-robot/

I Pay for News; Why Do I Still See Intrusive Ads? (2017) https://www.kirkville.com/i-pay-for-news-why-do-i-still-see-ads/

How I hacked hundreds of companies through their helpdesk (2017) https://medium.com/intigriti/how-i-hacked-hundreds-of-companies-through-their-helpdesk-b7680ddc2d4c

Internet Relay Chat turns 30–and we remember how it changed our lives https://arstechnica.com/staff/2018/10/internet-relay-chat-turns-30-and-we-remember-how-it-changed-our-lives/

Copenhagen Suborbitals: The world’s only manned, amateur space program https://copenhagensuborbitals.com/about-us/

Dear Spotify, please let me unlink my Facebook account https://eduardogarcia.xyz/blog/dear-spotify

AWS Lambda Console Now Enables You to Manage and Monitor Serverless Applications https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2018/08/aws-lambda-console-enables-managing-and-monitoring/

Disguised user location data collection on Huawei phone? https://threader.app/thread/1051204370543648770

Military Leaders Are Starting to Freak Out Over Russia’s Info Warfare Dominance https://taskandpurpose.com/russia-information-war/

Up to 17 F-22 Raptors may have been damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Michael https://twitter.com/nktpnd/status/1051607249209253888

Tesco ban on shoppers in pyjamas (2010) http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/8484116.stm

Thieves and Geeks: Russian and Chinese Hacking Communities https://www.recordedfuture.com/russian-chinese-hacking-communities/

In Silicon Valley wages are down for everyone but the top 10 percent https://www.recode.net/2018/10/13/17953004/wages-workers-silicon-valley-income-inequality

Anjuna Security is hiring a senior software engineer https://www.anjuna.io/careers/

Tether is currently in the early stages of a bank run https://twitter.com/patio11/status/1051560132235030528

PhotoPrism: web app for browsing, organizing and sharing your photo collection https://photoprism.org/

Uops.info: Characterizing Latency, Throughput, and Port Usage on Intel https://arxiv.org/abs/1810.04610

Around 62% of all Internet sites will run an unsupported PHP version in 10 weeks https://www.zdnet.com/article/around-62-of-all-internet-sites-will-run-an-unsupported-php-version-in-10-weeks/

A Tour of the Plan9 Acme Editor https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dP1xVpMPn8M

New York Times app autoplays video ads on articles even with paid subscription https://twitter.com/james_k_nelson/status/1051404721473241088

The Google+ project and exec team https://threader.app/thread/1049523067506966529

Here are the apps you use every day that are backed by Saudi money https://qz.com/1423634/apps-you-use-every-day-that-are-backed-by-saudi-money/

Why Italy Could Be the Epicenter of the Next Financial Crisis https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/12/business/italy-debt-crisis-eu-brussels.html

Show HN: I made a programming language with Spotify playlists http://h313.info/spet/

Check a domain’s Alexa Rank via terminal/cmd line (python) https://github.com/rootVIII/alexa_check

DEF CON report finds decade-old flaw in widely used ballot-counting machine https://www.cyberscoop.com/def-con-voting-village-report/

The tech giants, the US and the Chinese spy chips that never were; or were they? https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/oct/13/tech-giants-us-chinese-spy-chips-bloomberg-supermicro-amazon-apple

How the US Forced China to Quit Stealing–Using a Chinese Spy https://www.wired.com/story/us-china-cybertheft-su-bin/

Show HN: Better Angular6 forms: get all form errors in 1 array https://www.npmjs.com/package/@naologic/forms

Neil deGrasse Tyson: The future of science in the US is bleak https://www.wired.co.uk/article/neil-de-grasse-tyson-interview-space-force

US senator urges investigation into Google+ bug ‘coverup’ https://sociable.co/business/us-senator-google-coverup/

22 Years of KDE timeline https://timeline.kde.org/

Defamation lawsuit over “Shitty Media Men” spreadsheet could break new ground https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/google-fight-subpoena-demands-shitty-media-men-spreadsheet-1151932

This Hilarious Optical Illusion for Birds Could Save Your Life https://gizmodo.com/this-hilarious-optical-illusion-for-birds-could-save-yo-1829716568

Police told to avoid looking at recent iPhones to avoid lockouts https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/13/police-told-to-avoid-looking-at-iphone-x/