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Chinese sci-fi writer Liu Cixin wins Arthur C. Clarke award http://www.ecns.cn/m/news/culture/2018-11-09/detail-ifyzrwsr0792979.shtml

Limiting Social Media Decreases Loneliness and Depression https://guilfordjournals.com/doi/10.1521/jscp.2018.37.10.751

Object-oriented design patterns in the Linux kernel (2011) https://lwn.net/Articles/444910/

Beating hash tables with trees? The ART-ful radix trie http://the-paper-trail.org/art-index/

Self-implantable double-layered micro-drug-reservoirs for ocular drug delivery https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-06981-w

Making floating point math highly efficient for AI hardware https://code.fb.com/ai-research/floating-point-math/

Estimates of Heritability of Longevity Are Inflated due to Assortative Mating http://www.genetics.org/content/210/3/1109

Why Pharo Might be the Future of Software Development (2017) https://blog.appacademy.io/pharo-future-software-development/

Why I Quit Being a Therapist [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f0Fi32LbXHA

Entombed: An archaeological examination of an Atari 2600 game https://arxiv.org/abs/1811.02035

Just a Techie? – Techies, Devs, Boffins and Geeks https://juxt.pro/blog/posts/dev-not-just-a-dev.html

Application-Layer DDoS Attack Protection with HAProxy https://www.haproxy.com/blog/application-layer-ddos-attack-protection-with-haproxy/

Computer programming as an art (1974) https://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=361612

OpenCensus – Vendor-agnostic libraries to provide metrics collection and tracing https://opencensus.io/

‘Remarkable’ global decline in the number of children women are having https://www.bbc.com/news/health-46118103

Facebook chooses Canada for Dating feature launch today https://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/facebook-dating-1.4824745

Creating Expressive C++ Smart Pointers for Remote Memory https://people.eecs.berkeley.edu/~brock/blog/remote_pointers.php

Show HN: Extended Isolation Forest for anomaly detection https://github.com/sahandha/eif

Show HN: Vyne – Automated API Orchestration https://vyne.co

Utah man dies from rabies, the first in the state since 1944 https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900041016/utahn-dies-from-rabies-a-first-since-1944.html

Why ‘Free Trading’ on Robinhood Isn’t Really Free https://www.wsj.com/articles/why-free-trading-on-robinhood-isnt-really-free-1541772001

Twitter ’gave Saudis information about journalist who ended up dead’ https://metro.co.uk/2018/11/09/twitter-gave-saudi-arabia-information-about-journalist-who-ended-up-dead-8123873/

Whoops Brenda Snipes’ office mixed bad provisional ballots with good ones https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/broward/article221452655.html

Apple has removed us from the App Store https://blog.rescuetime.com/rescuetime-for-ios-removed/

Inside the sordid world of America’s for-profit colleges https://www.theguardian.com/film/2018/nov/09/fail-state-documentary-for-profit-colleges

F.D.A. Plans to Seek a Ban on Menthol Cigarettes https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/09/health/fda-menthol-cigarettes-ban.html

Show HN: Graph-based notebook for data scientists and researchers https://www.amie.ai

The “Don’t Be a Dick” Code of Conduct https://ilostmypage.com/the-dont-be-a-dick-code/

Kickstarter vs. Indiegogo – A Creator’s Perspective https://adamleeb.com/kickstarter-vs-indiegogo-a-creators-perspective/

Readiness protocol problems with Unix dæmons https://jdebp.eu/FGA/unix-daemon-readiness-protocol-problems.html

The Search for the Great Canadian Novel https://thewalrus.ca/the-search-for-the-great-canadian-novel/

SF is spending $40K/yr per homeless, and doubling it https://reason.com/blog/2018/11/08/san-francisco-just-passed-the-largest-ta

Another World source code review (2011) https://fabiensanglard.net/anotherWorld_code_review/

Steven Sinofsky on iPads replacing laptops and transitions in computing https://twitter.com/stevesi/status/1059663467676762112

New Caledonian crows can create compound tools https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/10/181024112201.htm

Golden Thoughts for a New Nuclear Age – from a new biography of René Girard http://churchlife.nd.edu/2018/02/28/golden-thoughts-for-a-new-nuclear-age/

U.S. Secret Service Warns ID Thieves Are Abusing USPS’s Mail Scanning Service https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/11/u-s-secret-service-warns-id-thieves-are-abusing-uspss-mail-scanning-service/

Amazon Is Kicking All Unauthorized Apple Refurbishers Off Amazon Marketplace https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/bjexb5/amazon-is-kicking-all-unauthorized-apple-refurbishers-off-the-site

Ben Goertzel Talk on Modern Cosmism Conference (2015) https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=n2ywYwIlCrc

ReasonML: Strict, powerful and forgiving https://www.harigopal.in/talks/2018/jsfoo

Show HN: I made a Pomodoro radio for coders and makers https://pomo.chat/

Open-sourcing FBGEMM for state-of-the-art server-side inference https://code.fb.com/ml-applications/fbgemm/

Starcity (YC S16) is looking for a senior back end software engineer https://starcity.com/careers/2f0058c7-b3ab-4538-8366-7f7d95118227

Tech C.E.O.s Are in Love with Their Principal Doomsayer https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/09/business/yuval-noah-harari-silicon-valley.html

Kristallnacht, the “Night of Broken Glass”, was 80 years ago tonight https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kristallnacht

Show HN: Command-line JSON processing tool https://github.com/antonmedv/fx

8×8 has acquired the Jitsi team and technology from Atlassian https://jitsi.org/news/we-have-a-new-home-and-it-wont-impact-you/

Tech C.E.O.s Are in Love with Their Principal Doomsayer https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/09/business/yuval-noah-harari-silicon-valley.html

Raspberry Pi secured over £78M funding for UK children in schools https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/world-class-computing-education/

Google details just how good dark mode is for your battery https://www.androidauthority.com/google-dark-mode-battery-923359/

Twitter ‘gave Saudi Arabia information about journalist who ended up dead’ https://metro.co.uk/2018/11/09/twitter-gave-saudi-arabia-information-about-journalist-who-ended-up-dead-8123873/amp/

When an FDA Ruling Curbed Fecal Transplants, I Performed My Own https://undark.org/2018/11/08/my-diy-fecal-transplant/

AI is not “magic dust” for your company, says Google’s Cloud AI boss https://www.technologyreview.com/s/612394/ai-is-not-magic-dust-for-your-company-says-googles-cloud-ai-boss/

Show HN: Starlette – An asyncio Web framework for Python https://www.starlette.io/

Wait but Why: Neuralink (2017) https://waitbutwhy.com/2017/04/neuralink.html

Free Software Foundation: recent licensing updates https://www.fsf.org/blogs/licensing/recent-licensing-updates

Outlier Detection Techniques (2010) [pdf] https://archive.siam.org/meetings/sdm10/tutorial3.pdf

’Microdosers’ of LSD and magic mushrooms are wiser and more creative https://theconversation.com/microdosers-of-lsd-and-magic-mushrooms-are-wiser-and-more-creative-101302

Russian officials: Nope, we can’t finish fixing the carrier Kuznetsov https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/11/russian-officials-nope-we-cant-finish-fixing-the-carrier-kuznetsov/

Nothing Private – uncovering the myths of incognito and private browsing https://www.nothingprivate.ml

China has developed a virtual anchor to deliver the news https://www.cnn.com/2018/11/09/media/china-xinhua-ai-anchor/index.html