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JPEG image of Shakespeare which is also a zip file containing his complete works

We posed as 100 Senators to run ads on Facebook. Facebook approved all of them

The SOS in my Halloween decorations

Advantages of Using R Notebooks Instead of Jupyter Notebooks (2017)

Show HN: Space invaders, but the invaders evolve with genetic algorithm

Show HN: Jobs Done – A ritual app for ending the work day inspired by Deep Work

Show HN: Giraffe – Functional ASP.NET Core web framework for F#

Surgery students ’losing dexterity to stitch patients’

Actors for Squeak Smalltalk

Managed CockroachDB: Geo-Distributed Database as a Service

The Evolution of Character Codes 1874-1968 (2012) [pdf]

Designing a new funding structure for bootstrappers

Analyzing the Walmart site performance

Why Jupyter is data scientists’ computational notebook of choice

How to Handle Monetary Values in JavaScript

Apple T2 Security Chip: Security Overview [pdf]

Scale AI is hiring engineers to accelerate the development of AI

Rpitx: RF Transmitter for Raspberry Pi

Google CEO: we need to “take a much harder line on inappropriate behavior”

Twitter bots drive up to 60% of the conversations on trending topics

How much does a cable box really cost? The industry would prefer you don’t ask

Sierra – A SIMD Extension for C++

15TB HDDs: Western Digital Unveils the Ultrastar DC HC620

Show HN: SQL Trainer – Learn SQL by doing live data exercises

The Library of Congress has launched a new crowd-sourced transcription tool changes name to balena, releases open-source edition

Google Pixel Buyer: FedEx lost shipment, Google won’t send me a replacement

The backlash against overtourism

Introducing AdaNet: Fast and Flexible AutoML with Learning Guarantees

C++17 constexpr Compile-time Ray Tracer (2017)

Apple’s Folly: Long before the iPhone, the Pippin console flopped hard (2013)

Facebook open-sources new suite of Linux kernel components and tools

Viewer Discretion Advised: (De)coding an iOS Kernel Vulnerability

A Little Scheme Setup and Development on the Galaxy S9 Plus

This is the best drone according to Amazon? – The HS100

Statement of Canonical on RedHat’s Acquisition by IBM

How we designed the software for the Brex rewards platform

Show HN: CryptoProof – post proofs to the Ethereum blockchain for free

Aragon: Decentralized Organizations is transferred to Uniregistry after expulsion from GoDaddy

Peloton: Uber’s Unified Resource Scheduler for Diverse Cluster Workloads

Lawrence Livermore National Lab’s powerful new supercomputer

Apple Finally Updates MacBook Air with Retina Display, Touch ID

A single-page app is almost always worse than a multi-page app

Doppelgänger Finder: Taking Stylometry to the Underground (2014) [pdf]

Yayoi Kusama: Earth is a Polka Dot [video]

Profiling: The Case of the Missing Milliseconds

Show HN: Astro-Bot – A programming question with every new tab

Google X Executive Accused of Sexual Harassment Still Works There, Employees Say

Trolling the Monster in the Heart of the Milky Way

Benjamin Button Reviews the New MacBook Pro (2016)

Scaling Millions of Connections with a Zero-Propagation Dynamic DNS

Obese Mice Lose a Third of Their Fat Using a Natural Protein

California Permits Waymo to Test Driverless Autonomous Cars on Its Streets

Porn-loving US official spreads malware to government network

Aggregate Cash Systems: A Cryptographic Investigation of Mimblewimble [pdf]

Prime and Prejudice: Primality Testing in Adversarial Conditions (CVE-2018-4398) [pdf]

How to Remember Anything Forever-ish

Jack Ma’s final letter to shareholders as Alibaba chairman

NASA Retires Kepler Space Telescope, Passes Planet-Hunting Torch

Periphery now provides 100% of results for free

How 43-second outage on network connection staggered GitHub’s services for a day

Show HN: A realtime node-based audio synth based on LLVM

NASA Retires Kepler Space Telescope

Making Bitmaps Using a Visual Programing Language

Create React App Adds Support for TypeScript

Show HN: Single file CMS with less than 5 minute setup – SingleCMS

RIP, Kepler: NASA’s Revolutionary Planet-Hunting Telescope Runs Out of Fuel

Tesla Autopilot steered into a stationary object again – the driver is suing

Weather 2050: See How Your City’s Weather Will Be Different

It’s not okay to pretend your software is open source

Tiny Books Fit in One Hand. Will They Change the Way We Read?

CVE-2018-4407 Vid: crash any macOS High Sierra or iOS 11 device on the same WiFi

Windows 10 October 2018 Update still not released, running out of October

Faraday Future founder resigns, employees being furloughed amid cash crunch

Introducing the OpenBSD Virtualization FAQ;sid=20181029144519

Helium anecdotally shown to disrupt most processors in iPhones / Apple Watches

US sending up to 5,200 troops to border with Mexico

Show HN: React-smart-key – Pass anything as key without re-renders

Trump suggests he will end birthright citizenship with executive order

Show HN: React-rethink-datepicker: A datepicker for humans first public release

Show HN: Navigable and zoomable grid built with React

Show HN: An opensource, distributed app store

Alarm as China eases 25-year ban on rhino and tiger parts

Surprise graphene discovery could unlock secrets of superconductivity