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Signing Your Apps for Gatekeeper https://developer.apple.com/developer-id/

Business card-sized Japanese phone bucks the giant-phone trend https://arstechnica.com/?p=1396657

Show HN: Applying for jobs? Manage all your interviews in one place https://afterinterview.com/

Did Facebook’s faulty data push publishers to make terrible decisions on video? http://www.niemanlab.org/2018/10/did-facebooks-faulty-data-push-news-publishers-to-make-terrible-decisions-on-video/

Brand New ODroid Single Board Computer https://forum.odroid.com/viewtopic.php?f=29&t=32536

The impact of gratitude on adolescent materialism and generosity https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/17439760.2018.1497688

A Hacker from South Africa Rescued the First NASA Computer in Space (2016) https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/a-hacker-from-south-africa-just-rescued-the-first-nasa-computer-in-space

Why Doesn’t Ancient Fiction Talk About Feelings? (2017) http://nautil.us/issue/65/in-plain-sight/why-doesnt-ancient-fiction-talk-about-feelings-rp

Apple CEO Tim Cook Calling for Bloomberg to Retract Its Chinese Spy Chip Story https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/johnpaczkowski/apple-tim-cook-bloomberg-retraction

Asterix in Translation: The Genius of Anthea Bell and Derek Hockridge https://auntymuriel.com/2012/12/23/asterix-in-translation-the-genius-of-anthea-bell-and-derek-hockridge/

New York Attorney General Expands Inquiry into Net Neutrality Comments https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/16/technology/net-neutrality-inquiry-comments.html

Euclidea – Geometric construction game with straightedge and compass https://www.euclidea.xyz/

Consistency Without Clocks: FaunaDB’s Distributed Transaction Protocol https://fauna.com/blog/consistency-without-clocks-faunadb-transaction-protocol

Tank Kee’s Library: The adventures of a Chinese imperial encyclopedia https://www.laphamsquarterly.org/roundtable/tank-kees-library

Update on Structured Concurrency http://250bpm.com/blog:137

Hackers Breach Medicare/Medicaid Services Portal, Get Data on 75,000 https://www.apnews.com/212e1e36b10945968704bd7e86598a65

A tutorial on Principal Component Analysis https://tkv.io/posts/tutorial-on-pca

Winamp 5.8 Release – First update in 5 years https://www.winamp.com/

Center for Democracy and Technology Launches VPN Trustworthiness Initiative https://cdt.org/issue/privacy-data/vpns/

I woke up unable to speak English https://www.bbc.com/news/disability-45804613

Bunnicula, asynchronous messaging with RabbitMQ for Clojure https://blog.nomnominsights.com/bunnicula-asynchronous-messaging-with-rabbitmq-for-clojure/

Advice on how to take a screenshot (1985) http://www.kmjn.org/snippets/wilson85_screenshot.html

GraphSense – A Scalable Cryptocurrency Analytics Platform http://graphsense.info/

The story of ISPC: origins (part 1) https://pharr.org/matt/blog/2018/04/18/ispc-origins.html

Show HN: Optimage – Advanced image optimization tool https://getoptimage.com

Improving AI language understanding by combining multiple word representations https://code.fb.com/ai-research/dynamic-meta-embeddings/

Postcards from Big Brother: The Curious Propaganda of a Brutal Soviet Era https://www.collectorsweekly.com/articles/curious-propaganda-of-a-brutal-soviet-era/

3factor apps: a pattern for fast iteration, resilience and high scalability https://3factor.app/

42 percent of new cancer patients lose their life savings https://bigthink.com/how-much-does-cancer-cost-2612936248.html

Science Fiction Interfaces http://sciencefictioninterfaces.tumblr.com/

Flares – CloudFlare DNS backup tool https://github.com/lfaoro/flares

Harvard’s Admissions Process, Once Secret, Is Unveiled in Federal Court https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/19/us/harvard-admissions-affirmative-action.html

Smartians are cloud-connected motors that hacking the things around you http://frolicstudio.com/portfolio/smartians/

1 in 4 Venmo users’ actions on the app can be monetized, PayPal CFO says https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/19/paypal-cfo-1-in-4-venmo-users-actions-on-app-can-be-monetized.html

Pioneer of Central Washington cryptocurrency boom falls on hard times https://www.seattletimes.com/business/pioneer-of-eastern-washington-cryptocurrency-boom-falls-on-hard-times/

Jamal Khashoggi case: Saudi Arabia says journalist killed in fight https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-45923217

Some ancient narratives contain remarkably reliable records of real events https://www.sapiens.org/language/oral-tradition/

Cleveland.com’s ‘right to be forgotten’ removes names from some crime stories https://www.imediaethics.org/cleveland-coms-new-right-to-be-forgotten-program-removes-names-from-some-expunged-crime-stories/

Falsehoods Programmers Believe about Garbage Collection http://paul.bone.id.au/2018/10/19/gc-falsehoods/

A small JS+SVG library for drawing railroad syntax diagrams, like on JSON.org https://github.com/tabatkins/railroad-diagrams

‘Geek Girl’ gamers are more likely to study science and technology degrees https://www.surrey.ac.uk/news/geek-girl-gamers-are-more-likely-study-science-and-technology-degrees

Microservices Are Something You Grow Into, Not Begin With https://nickjanetakis.com/blog/microservices-are-something-you-grow-into-not-begin-with

GE Exoskeleton Hardiman I Project (1971) [pdf] http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/724797.pdf

Google app suite costs as much as $40 per phone under new EU Android deal https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/19/17999366/google-eu-android-licensing-terms

Advanced Version Control Pocket Guide for Game Developers [pdf] https://www.plasticscm.com/documents/advanced-version-control-guide-for-game-developers.pdf

Show HN: Mastering Async JavaScript - learn async JS through live examples https://frontarm.com/courses/async-javascript/

Tesla quietly drops “full self-driving” option as it adds $45,000 Model 3 https://arstechnica.com/cars/2018/10/tesla-quietly-drops-full-self-driving-option-as-it-adds-45000-model-3/

Facebook hires Nick Clegg as head of global affairs https://www.ft.com/content/358b0e0e-d383-11e8-a9f2-7574db66bcd5

Show HN: Introduction into FP and Scala – workshop materials https://github.com/scalasummerschool/lectures

A hip online magazine hired a CGI “it girl” as its contributing arts editor https://qz.com/quartzy/1425735/dazed-just-hired-cgi-influencer-lil-miquela-as-its-arts-editor/

West Virginia’s voting experiment stirs security fears https://www.politico.com/story/2018/10/13/west-virginia-voting-app-security-846130

Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish Released https://wiki.ubuntu.com/CosmicCuttlefish/ReleaseNotes

Facebook Hires Former Deputy PM Sir Nick Clegg https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-45913587

Australia’s encryption-busting bill also after PINs, passwords https://www.itnews.com.au/news/australias-encryption-busting-bill-also-after-pins-passwords-514186

Show HN: AdGuard Home – an open source network-wide ad blocker https://adguard.com/en/blog/introducing-adguard-home/

Is the Touch Bar a gimmick? Two years in, I can answer that https://9to5mac.com/2018/10/19/touch-bar-a-gimmick/

Twitter publishes dump of accounts tied to Russian, Iranian influence campaigns https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/10/twitter-publishes-dump-of-accounts-tied-to-russian-iranian-influence-campaigns/

Hackers Breach Medicare/Medicaid Services Portal, Get Data on 75,000 https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-10-19/hackers-breach-healthcare-gov-system-get-data-on-75-000

Diesel and petrol ban should come much faster, say MPs https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-45899580

Enjoying High-Res Graphics on a Text-Only TRS-80 Model 4 from 1983 – Byte Cellar http://www.bytecellar.com/2018/10/17/enjoying-high-res-graphics-on-a-text-only-trs-80-model-4-from-1983/