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Copyright Office Ruling Imposes Sweeping Right to Repair Reforms https://ifixit.org/blog/11951/1201-copyright-final-rule/

The Simple Essence of Automatic Differentiation [pdf] http://conal.net/papers/essence-of-ad/essence-of-ad-icfp.pdf

Cancer Hospital Ads Deceive Patients About Their Chances Of Survival https://www.buzzfeednews.com/amphtml/stephaniemlee/cancer-treatment-center-misleading-ads

Gophish: An open source phishing toolkit https://github.com/gophish/gophish

How Curry Became a Japanese Naval Tradition https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/japanese-curry-history

Can optical illusions fool AI too? http://en.ritsumei.ac.jp/news/detail/?id=278

Google paid Andy Rubin $90M while keeping silent about a misconduct claim https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/25/technology/google-sexual-harassment-andy-rubin.html

The History and Concept of Computability (1996) [pdf] http://www.people.cs.uchicago.edu/~soare/History/handbook.pdf

What Happens When Telecom Companies Search Your Home for Piracy https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/9k7pya/tv-addons-sued-by-rogers-bell-fairplay-members

Inexpensive chip-based device may transform spectrometry http://news.mit.edu/2018/inexpensive-chip-device-spectrometry-1023

Show HN: I made a script to generate self-signed SSL certs for local development https://github.com/kingkool68/generate-ssl-certs-for-local-development

Ply: Lightweight, Dynamic Tracing in Linux https://wkz.github.io/ply/

At Netflix, Radical Transparency and Blunt Firings Unsettle the Ranks https://www.wsj.com/articles/at-netflix-radical-transparency-and-blunt-firings-unsettle-the-ranks-1540497174

I Bought Used Voting Machines on EBay for $100 Apiece. What I Found Was Alarming https://www.wired.com/story/i-bought-used-voting-machines-on-ebay/

Unicorn: lightweight, multi-platform, multi-architecture CPU emulator framework https://www.unicorn-engine.org/

Facebook’s political ad tool let us buy ads “paid for” by Mike Pence and ISIS https://news.vice.com/en_us/article/wj9mny/facebooks-political-ad-tool-let-us-buy-ads-paid-for-by-mike-pence-and-isis

List of 600 free online courses launched by 190 universities https://qz.com/1437623/600-free-online-courses-you-can-take-from-universities-worldwide/

How to Raise Money (2013) http://paulgraham.com/fr.html

Show HN: Toodles – Project management directly from the TODO’s in your code https://github.com/aviaviavi/toodles

Government Spyware Vendor Left Customer, Victim Data Online for Everyone to See https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/vbka8b/wolf-intelligence-leak-customer-victim-data-online

SciLua: Scientific Computing with LuaJIT http://scilua.org/

Using Dark Mode in CSS with MacOS Mojave https://paulmillr.com/posts/using-dark-mode-in-css/

Colons in computer science paper titles http://www.kmjn.org/notes/colons_in_dblp_titles.html

Psilocybin therapy for depression granted Breakthrough Therapy status by FDA https://newatlas.com/psilocybin-magic-mushrooms-depression-fda-breakthrough-therapy/56928/

Google Turns Over Identities of Bloggers on Benfica https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/23/sports/benfica-bloggers-google.html

MongoDB’s Server Side Public License Is Likely Unenforceable https://www.processmechanics.com/2018/10/18/the-server-side-public-license-is-flawed/

Google sacks dozens over sexual harassment https://www.bbc.com/news/business-45986510

Pine64 is Working on a Linux Smartphone Running KDE Plasma https://itsfoss.com/pinebook-kde-smartphone/

The Era of the Drone Swarm Is Coming https://mwi.usma.edu/era-drone-swarm-coming-need-ready/

How a 19th-Century Teenager Sparked a Battle Over Who Owns Our Faces https://gizmodo.com/how-a-19th-century-teenager-sparked-a-battle-over-who-o-1829572319

In a new study, those who ate more organic food had fewer cancer diagnoses https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/23/well/eat/can-eating-organic-food-lower-your-cancer-risk.html

Joanna Rutkowska leaves Qubes OS, joins Golem https://www.qubes-os.org/news/2018/10/25/the-next-chapter/

Show HN: WebGazer – Simple and Affordable Website Monitoring Service https://www.webgazer.io/

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket seems to be a hit with satellite companies https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/10/spacexs-falcon-heavy-rocket-seems-to-be-a-hit-with-satellite-companies/

Facebook’s political ad tool let us buy ads “paid for” by Mike Pence and ISIS https://news.vice.com/en_us/article/wj9mny/facebooks-political-ad-tool-let-us-buy-ads-paid-for-by-mike-pence-and-isis

Popularity Dynamics and Intrinsic Quality in Reddit and Hacker News (2015) [pdf] https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/ccf6/0d08bdd989ea3595bbbda132dedd71c47acf.pdf

Apple’s Radical Approach to News: Humans Over Machines https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/25/technology/apple-news-humans-algorithms.html

Annon: Configurable API gateway that acts as a reverse proxy with plugin system https://github.com/Nebo15/annon.api

Trump Proposes to Lower Drug Prices by Basing Them on Other Countries’ Costs https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/25/us/politics/medicare-prescription-drug-costs-trump.html

Archery in the upcoming Robin Hood movie [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZsQmlZclTo

Option Pricing with Fourier Transform and Exponential Lévy Models [pdf] http://maxmatsuda.com/Papers/2004/Matsuda%20Intro%20FT%20Pricing.pdf

Google’s secret and Linear Algebra (2004) [pdf] http://verso.mat.uam.es/~pablo.fernandez/ems63-pablo-fernandez_final.pdf

Green tea supplements ruined my liver https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-45971416

An open letter to Tim Cook about privacy, from /e/ Founder https://medium.com/@gael_duval/an-open-letter-to-tim-cook-from-e-founder-14ae6c7d1f6f

Brazil’s military dictatorship leaves a paper trail in the CIA archives https://www.muckrock.com/news/archives/2018/oct/24/cia-brazil-piece/

Show HN: A tool to translate images across languages https://blog.imgtranslate.com/what/

Tiny doses of magic mushrooms can boost your problem-solving skills https://www.mirror.co.uk/science/tiny-doses-magic-mushrooms-can-13477405

Show HN: Stop forgetting about the bookmarks you saved – Mailist https://mailist.app/

Google has sacked dozens over sexual harassment since 2016 https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-45986510

Show HN: Homlina – Homeowner task board in React/Lambda https://homlina.com/

A Defense Against Cache Timing Attacks in Speculative Execution Processors [pdf] https://eprint.iacr.org/2018/418.pdf

’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

Build a 100% Serverless Website with AWS in 7 Easy Steps https://sinxloud.com/how-create-build-serverless-website-steps/

GraphQL interfaces and unions – how to design GraphQL schema https://graphqlmastery.com/blog/graphql-interfaces-and-unions-how-to-design-graphql-schema

As a female engineer, I am not diversity https://hackernoon.com/i-am-not-diversity-8f5abc876acc

In Groundbreaking Decision, Feds Say Hacking DRM to Fix Electronics Is Legal https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/xw9bwd/1201-exemptions-right-to-repair

Tesla delivers ’historic’ $311m profit https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-45971786

Cathay Pacific data hack hits 9.4M passengers https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-45974020

Sway: i3-compatible Wayland compositor – 1.0-beta.1 released https://github.com/swaywm/sway/releases/tag/1.0-beta.1