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Paper Airplane Designs

Paul Buchheit on Joining Google, How to Become a Great Engineer and Happiness

Hackintosh-KVM Guide: High Sierra+ Using QEMU’s I440fx Chipset

New law lets you defer capital gains taxes by investing in opportunity zones

Prehistoric art hints at lost Indian civilisation

The Bookish Life: How to Read and Why

Caroll Spinney Leaves ‘Sesame Street’ After Nearly 50 Years

An Introduction to GPU Programming in Julia

Mill vs. Spectre: Performance and Security [video]

Show HN: Occupod – a solid mobile sleeping shelter

Find Your Voice: Writing for a Webzine (1999)

C++ Programming Questions to Ask on Interview (2017)

L.A.’s Most Derided Piece of Public Art Is About to Light Up Again

Show HN: Coffee Chat – Trade your expertise

When’s a van a van and when’s it a car?

Show HN: Meeting Stats – Show your boss how much of your life is in meetings

Calculus Made Easy (1910)

Robert and Virginia Heinlein’s Colorado Springs House

The World Is Built on Probability (1988)

Apple using CBP to seize Rossmanns shipment of original Macbook batteries

Funky Materials Give the Mantis Shrimp Its Powerful Punch

How to price a product, sell it to customers, and build a sales team

Consumption of ‘Longevity’ Vitamins Could Prolong Healthy Aging, Scientist Says

2018 UtahJS Pay, Education, Job-title Survey

Pando, the Most Massive Organism on Earth, Is Shrinking

Our Green Goal: Moving Beyond Net-Zero to Net-Positive

Tesorio (YC S15) Is Hiring Senior Front End Engineers and Lead Data Scientist

Tracking Users Across the Web via TLS Session Resumption

Walking Through the Official Document on China’ Social Credit System

Did Facebook’s faulty data push publishers to make terrible decisions on video?

OpenBSD 6.4 released

Thefuck – Corrects your previous console command

The CumEx-Files – How Europe’s taxpayers have been swindled of €55B

How spammers are gaming the podcast charts

In Admissions, Harvard Favors Those Who Fund It, Internal Emails Show

Model 3 Mid Range Battery Available

What the 1949 film Twelve O’Clock High still tells us about air combat

Stripe hires Niels Provos away from Google to be its new head of security

Netflix Shows Different Skin Colors on Movie Title Cards Depending on Your Race

EBay Sues Amazon, Alleging Sellers Were Illegally Poached

Michigan Tech Startup? The true tech startup scene in Michigan

Chinese city to launch man-made moon to light up skies

Apple and Customs stole my batteries, that they won’t even provide to AASPs

The Robinhood High-Frequency Trading Scandal: The Plot Thickens

Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) Released

Weapons of Micro-Destruction: How Our Facebook ’Likes’ Hijacked Democracy

Trump moves to quit 144-year-old postal treaty

One of the World’s Oldest and Largest Organisms Is Dying

Show HN: Bowser – Dynamic Default Browser Switch for MacOS

Why US Inequality Is Worse Than Other Developed Nations

The Twelve-Factor App

Oldest known case of forensic entomology from 1247

Someone took over the Australian PMs domain name and is boasting about it

Show HN: Compare Trends on Hacker News

Show HN: A cookie stealer disguised as a GIF image

Setting up your server for IPv6 (nginx)

Orkney Islands routes are front-runners for first commercial electric flights

Venezuela drops US dollar, will use euro for international transactions

Facebook cheated/miscommunicated massively on video view numbers

You can now remove more preinstalled apps from Windows 10

Facebook hackers wanted to sell ads not influence votes, claims report

Some Electric Car Drivers Might Spew More CO2 Than Diesel Cars

I was wrong about veganism. Let them eat meat – but farm it properly (2010)

America’s $1.5 trillion student-loan industry is a ‘failed social experiment’

Why media people are furious over Facebook’s bad video metrics

EBay sues Amazon for allegedly poaching sellers

Facebook did not fix a wrong video for month because lack of PR strategy

Whistleblower’s Guide to the Orwellian Galaxy: How to Leak to the Press (2013)

Trump withdraws from postal treaty in new front against China

US Announces Withdraw from Postal Treaty; International Shipping Prices to Rise

450 Amazon employees tell Bezos to kick Palantir off AWS

China plans to launch artificial moon bright enough to replace streetlights