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End-to-end implementation of a machine learning pipeline (2017) https://spandan-madan.github.io/DeepLearningProject/docs/Deep_Learning_Project-Pytorch.html

First analysis of ‘pre-registered’ studies shows sharp rise in null findings https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-07118-1

Is Gutenberg the End or a New Beginning for WordPress? https://deliciousbrains.com/wordpress-gutenberg/

PipelineDB 1.0 – High-Performance Time-Series Aggregation for PostgreSQL https://www.pipelinedb.com/blog/pipelinedb-1-0-0-high-performance-time-series-aggregation-for-postgresql

Eugene Shoemaker Is Still the Only Man Buried on the Moon https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/eugene-shoemaker-buried-moon-celestis-nasa

Sidney Darlington, inventor of the Darlington transistor https://hackaday.com/2018/10/23/sidney-darlington/

Algebra and the Lambda Calculus (1993) https://people.csail.mit.edu/jaffer/lambda.txt

Incomplete List of Mistakes in the Design of CSS https://wiki.csswg.org/ideas/mistakes

Adblock filter rule list modified politically in Finland https://github.com/uBlockOrigin/uBlock-issues/issues/285

The path to $100B [video] https://www.startupschool.org/videos/51

PNG format co-designer Glenn Randers-Pehrson has died https://sourceforge.net/p/png-mng/mailman/message/36447670/

Optimal Time-Inconsistent Beliefs: Misplanning, Procrastination, and Commitment [pdf] https://scholar.princeton.edu/sites/default/files/TimeInconsistentBeliefs_0.pdf

Faire (YC W17) Is Looking for a Senior Product Manager https://boards.greenhouse.io/indigofair/jobs/4075006002?gh_jid=4075006002

The popular Iranian tradition of using Hafez’s poems for divination http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20181023-irans-fascinating-way-to-tell-fortunes

The Making of Darius http://shmuplations.com/darius/

Spatial – Collaborate from anywhere in AR https://spatial.is

Show HN: Ultimate Plumber – a tool for writing Linux pipes with live preview https://github.com/akavel/up

Show HN: Relica – Cross-platform local, remote, and multi-cloud file backups https://relicabackup.com/

Show HN: IronDB – a resilient key-value store for the browser https://github.com/gruns/irondb

Scientist, Spy, Genius: Who Was Bruno Pontecorvo? (2015) https://www.nybooks.com/articles/2015/03/05/scientist-spy-genius-bruno-pontecorvo/

Amazon web services explained by simple visuals https://www.awsgeek.com/

A.I. will have implications for education, welfare and geopolitics (2016) https://www.economist.com/special-report/2016/06/25/re-educating-rita

Digital Ocean Managed Databases https://try.digitalocean.com/dbaas-beta/

The Keyhole Problem (2002) [pdf] http://www.aristeia.com/TKP/draftPaper.pdf

Electrical properties of dendrites help explain our brain’s computing power http://news.mit.edu/2018/dendrites-explain-brains-computing-power-1018

Lavender’s Soothing Scent Could Be More Than Just Folk Medicine https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/23/science/lavender-scent-anxiety.html

Show HN: (crocs) Write regex using python code (regex for humans) https://github.com/iogf/crocs

Tim Cook makes blistering attack on the “data industrial complex” https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/24/apples-tim-cook-makes-blistering-attack-on-the-data-industrial-complex/

Nobody knows how to cite 4chan mathematicians who solved an interesting problem https://twitter.com/adversariel/status/1054811880919834634

Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_zt3kGW1NM

The Mystery of ‘Edwin Drood’ That Charles Dickens Left Behind https://www.thedailybeast.com/the-haunting-mystery-of-edwin-drood-that-charles-dickens-left-behind

What’s up with GitLab.com? Check out the latest data on its stability https://about.gitlab.com/2018/10/11/gitlab-com-stability-post-gcp-migration/index.html

Show HN: CommentBox.io – a responsible alternative to Disqus https://commentbox.io

Thermometer Tells Your Temperature, Then Tells Firms Where to Advertise https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/23/business/media/fever-advertisements-medicine-clorox.html

The Problem with Facebook and Virtual Reality https://stratechery.com/2018/the-problem-with-virtual-reality/

Former CIA Chief of Disguise Explains How Spies Use Disguises [video] https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=JASUsVY5YJ8

Myth of the Brown Recluse http://spiders.ucr.edu/myth.html

The Twelve Networking Truths (1996) https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1925

Apple and Samsung fined for deliberately slowing down phones https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/oct/24/apple-samsung-fined-for-slowing-down-phones

Facebook removes 8.7m child nudity images in three months https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-45967301

A terminal file manager written in bash https://github.com/dylanaraps/fff

Teenager beats Tetris game older than he is to become world champion [video] https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/45943854

Google Earth didn’t update its image of a military installation for eight years https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/gye79x/google-earth-stopped-mapping-this-military-installation

Show HN: Awesome-code-reading - A curated list of high-quality codebases to read https://github.com/CodeReaderMe/awesome-code-reading

Helvetia – A lightweight approach to embed new languages into the host language http://scg.unibe.ch/research/helvetia

Model 3 best-selling car by revenue delivers surprisingly high gross margin https://electrek.co/2018/10/24/tesla-model-3-best-selling-revenue-gross-margin/

Google mandates two years of security updates for phones in new Android contract https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/24/18019356/android-security-update-mandate-google-contract

Introduction to Object Oriented Programming in Python https://stackabuse.com/introduction-to-object-oriented-programming-in-python/

Practical Text Classification with Python and Keras https://realpython.com/python-keras-text-classification/

Single-use plastics ban approved by European Parliament https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-45965605

In first-time ruling, Apple and Samsung were fined over slowed-down phones https://www.fastcompany.com/90256456/in-first-time-ruling-apple-and-samsung-were-fined-over-slow-older-phones

Btrfs to Ship Multiple Performance Improvements in the Next Linux Kernel https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Btrfs-Speed-Boost-4.20

SUS Z390 motherboards install software and drivers without any user knowledge https://www.techpowerup.com/248827/asus-z390-motherboards-automatically-push-software-into-your-windows-installation

Show HN: NLP Overview - Integrated platform to learn about modern NLP techniques https://nlpoverview.com

Google tells its staff: Any mention of nookie now banned from internal files https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/22/google_bans_naughty_language/

The Final Days of ’Netrunner’: What happens when your hobby is cancelled https://waypoint.vice.com/en_us/article/zm9989/the-final-days-of-netrunner

Ex-Facebook security chief calls out Tim Cook and Apple’s practices in China https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/24/ex-facebook-exec-alex-stamos-calls-out-apple-practices-in-china.html

Amazon, Palantir are aiding mass deportations of govt ‘undesirables’ https://sociable.co/technology/amazon-palantir-deportations/

The eXpress Data Path: Fast Programmable Packet Processing in the OS Kernel [pdf] https://github.com/tohojo/xdp-paper/blob/master/xdp-the-express-data-path.pdf

Trends on Hacker News: Programming Languages and Tools https://austingwalters.com/trends-on-hacker-news-programming-languages-tools/

Gauge blocks, a system for producing precision lengths https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gauge_block

WordPress 5.0 changes everything, both for users and developers https://kinsta.com/blog/wordpress-5-0/

’Twisted’ fibre optic light breakthrough could make internet 100 times faster https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/oct/24/twisted-fibre-optic-light-breakthrough-could-make-internet-100-times-faster

It Started as an Online Gaming Prank. Then It Turned Deadly https://www.wired.com/story/swatting-deadly-online-gaming-prank/

Bypass Paywalls – A Firefox extension to bypass paywalls of many news sites https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/bypasspaywalls/

Option/Either/Future Monads in JS, Python, and More https://www.toptal.com/javascript/option-maybe-either-future-monads-js

Micro-drones with winches can open doors and lift 40 times their own weight https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/24/18018984/micro-drones-winches-lift-40-times-own-weight-stanford-epfl?href=

’Twisted’ fibre optic light breakthrough could make internet 100 times faster https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/oct/24/twisted-fibre-optic-light-breakthrough-could-make-internet-100-times-faster

When Trump Phones Friends, the Chinese and the Russians Listen and Learn https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/24/us/politics/trump-phone-security.html

Memo to Microsoft: Windows 10 is broken, and the fixes can’t wait https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/23/microsoft_windows_10_crisis/

Apple reportedly planning global rollout for its streaming TV service next year https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/23/18015656/apple-tv-streaming-service-launch-2019-amazon-video-netflix-competitor

Cool New Features in Python 3.7 https://realpython.com/python37-new-features/

Show HN: Dynamic Form Built with React and CSS Grid https://github.com/jalal246/folio

Best lower bound for the min. length of superpermutations proved by wikiuser https://twitter.com/robinhouston/status/1054637891085918209

Weird water phase “ice-VII” can grow as fast as 1,000 miles per hour https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/10/weird-water-phase-ice-vii-can-grow-as-fast-as-1000-miles-per-hour/

Show HN: Open source list of ICOs financial information https://wentransparency.com

Show HN: Space Battle: a strategy game with only a HTTP interface https://github.com/guardian/techtime/tree/master/Coding%20Challenges/Space-Battle

Why Citus Data is donating 1% equity to PostgreSQL organizations https://www.citusdata.com/blog/2018/10/24/why-citus-data-is-donating-1-percent-equity/

So, today, for the first time in *25* years of Apple, I downgraded https://buzzways.at/collection/704/

Up: tool for writing Linux pipes in a terminal-based UI interactively https://github.com/akavel/up#up---the-ultimate-plumber

Timsort: Fastest Sorting algorithm https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timsort

Richard Stallman Has Announced the GNU Kind Communication Guidelines https://www.gnu.org/philosophy/kind-communication.html