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Slate JS – a completely customizable framework for building rich text editors https://docs.slatejs.org

Generating MasterPrints for Dictionary Attacks via Latent Variable Evolution https://arxiv.org/abs/1705.07386

Companies struggling to fill jobs ’should try paying more,’ Fed’s Kashkari says https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/13/firms-trying-to-fill-jobs-should-try-paying-more-feds-kashkari-says.html

Q: Run SQL Directly on CSV Files https://harelba.github.io/q/

Astronomers discover super-Earth around Barnard’s star https://phys.org/news/2018-11-astronomers-super-earth-barnard-star.html

VisBug: Brings design tool interactions and hotkeys to the browser https://github.com/GoogleChromeLabs/projectvisbug

Privacy not included: Holiday gift list for privacy and security https://foundation.mozilla.org/en/privacynotincluded/

When Hospitals Merge to Save Money, Patients Often Pay More https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/14/health/hospital-mergers-health-care-spending.html

Space Harrier – Developer Interview Collection http://shmuplations.com/spaceharrier/

Tovala (Chicago Food-Tech) Hiring Paid Acquisition Manager https://goo.gl/forms/dq2YMruK4xt53Z2q2

There’s a Hole in the Bottom of the C: Effectiveness of Allocation Protection [pdf] http://web.mit.edu/ha22286/www/papers/SecDev18.pdf

Delay, Deny and Deflect: How Facebook’s Leaders Fought Through Crisis https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/14/technology/facebook-data-russia-election-racism.html

Hacking Gmail’s UX with ’From’ Fields – Another Phishing Vector https://blog.cotten.io/hacking-gmail-with-weird-from-fields-d6494254722f

Chrome OS: Ready for Web Development [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QTmAtXoPkgw

Western Australia’s Fastbrick robot building home in three days a ‘world-first’ https://www.perthnow.com.au/business/construction/was-fastbrick-robot-building-home-in-three-days-a-world-first-ng-b881021385z

Study finds reducing carbs and replacing with fats leads to increased metabolism https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/14/well/eat/how-a-low-carb-diet-might-help-you-maintain-a-healthy-weight.html

What the Boston School Bus Schedule Can Teach Us about AI https://www.wired.com/story/joi-ito-ai-and-bus-routes/

Big-box retailers are slashing their property taxes through a legal loophole https://www.citylab.com/equity/2018/11/property-tax-dark-store-theory-retail-apocalypse-walmart/574123/

NY state tax break is $48k per Amazon HQ job http://www.fox5ny.com/news/48k-per-amazon-hq-job

Show HN: Edabit – Like Duolingo for Learning to Code https://edabit.com/challenges

Open Invention Network Announces Increase of Its Patent Non-Aggression Coverage https://www.openinventionnetwork.com/pressrelease_details/?id=90

Fallout 76 Day One Patch Is Larger Than the Game Itself https://hothardware.com/news/fallout-76-day-one-patch-largerthe-game-itself-54gb

Eric Weinstein may have found the answer to physics’ biggest problems (2013) https://www.theguardian.com/science/2013/may/23/eric-weinstein-answer-physics-problems

Greek archaeologists uncover first remnants of ancient city of Tenea https://edition.cnn.com/style/article/tenea-archeology-greece-scli-intl/index.html

Rendered Insecure: GPU Side Channel Attacks Are Practical [pdf] http://www.cs.ucr.edu/~zhiyunq/pub/ccs18_gpu_side_channel.pdf

How Do You Get Cybersecurity Students to Think Like Criminals? https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/14/opinion/cybersecurity-education-skills.html

Zuckerberg made his execs use Android after Apple slammed FB’s privacy approach https://www.businessinsider.com/mark-zuckerberg-made-facebook-execs-use-android-phones-tim-cook-criticism-report-2018-11

XxHash – an extremely fast non-cryptographic hash algorithm https://cyan4973.github.io/xxHash/

A new Venezuelan ID, created with China’s ZTE, tracks citizen behavior https://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/venezuela-zte/

Curated list of awesome lists https://github.com/sindresorhus/awesome#readme

Mobile Patterns – UI UX Inspirational Gallery for iOS and Android https://www.mobile-patterns.com/

Mark Zuckerberg ordered all Facebook executives to use Android phones https://www.theverge.com/2018/11/14/18095729/mark-zuckerberg-order-facebook-executive-android-phones

VSCode Extensions can now work in the browser https://mobile.twitter.com/compuives/status/1062750492407803904

Show HN: A Comprehensive Free Course in Deep Learning Using TensorFlow https://github.com/astorfi/TensorFlow-World#3

Uber launches rider loyalty rewards like credits https://techcrunch.com/2018/11/14/uber-rewards/

Corretto – No-cost, multiplatform, developer-preview distribution of OpenJDK https://aws.amazon.com/fr/corretto/

THE GENIUS NEUROSCIENTIST WHO MIGHT HOLD THE KEY TO TRUE AI https://www.wired.com/story/karl-friston-free-energy-principle-artificial-intelligence/

Character by character TTY input in Unix, then and now https://utcc.utoronto.ca/~cks/space/blog/unix/RawTtyInputThenAndNow

Show HN: Group video chat with no signups or downloads https://itshello.co

A book list for OS kernel developers and device driver writers (2006) http://jdebp.eu./FGA/operating-system-books.html

Mondelez cuts ties with 12 palm oil suppliers, citing deforestation https://www.supplychaindive.com/news/mondelez-cuts-ties-12-palm-oil-suppliers-deforestation/542100/

Show HN: We made a podcast search engine with 12M podcast transcripts https://fluiddata.com/

HyperMinHash: Bringing intersections to HyperLogLog https://github.com/axiomhq/hyperminhash

California Man Pleads Guilty in Deadly Wichita Swatting Case https://www.justice.gov/usao-ks/pr/california-man-pleads-guilty-deadly-wichita-swatting-case

A Link Between Probiotic Use and Brain Fogginess https://neurosciencenews.com/probiotics-brain-fog-bloating-9659/

Pattern Matching Without Regex – Introducing the Rosie Pattern Language https://spin.atomicobject.com/2018/11/14/rosie-pattern-language/#.W-xEPiyim0g.hackernews

Deno: A secure TypeScript runtime on V8 https://github.com/denoland/deno/blob/master/README.md

BitChute’s Immediate Removal from PayPal https://bitchute.info/bitchutes-immediate-removal-from-paypal/

Murder Suspect Has Witness: A MetroCard (2008) https://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/19/nyregion/19metrocard.html

Hybrid Cloud as Alternative to “Pure” Cloud Computing http://www.softpanorama.org/Admin/Hybrid_cloud/index.shtml

Google accused of ’trust demolition’ over health app https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-46206677

WASM based image optimizer by Google – Squoosh https://squoosh.app/

Night Sight: Seeing in the Dark on Pixel Phones https://ai.googleblog.com/2018/11/night-sight-seeing-in-dark-on-pixel.html

Choose Technology Suppliers Carefully https://perspectives.mvdirona.com/2018/11/1227/

Bitcoin plummets under $6K to a new low for the year after months of stability https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/14/bitcoin-plummets-under-6000-to-a-low-of-the-year-after-months-of-stability.html

Show HN: Smallest Node.js Docker images https://github.com/astefanutti/scratch-node

Gods and Robots: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology https://spectator.us/robots-ancient-greeks-loved-alexa/

Compelled Decryption and the Privilege Against Self-Incrimination https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3248286

Starlette: ASGI (“Async WSGI”) Framework for Python https://www.starlette.io/

Check Out PC Classic, a $99 Adorable Tiny DOS Games Console https://hothardware.com/news/check-out-pc-classic-99-tiny-dos-games-console

Tesla loyalists tell of code crashes, near-misses https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/11/14/tesla_customer_complaints/

Show HN: We built a platform for developers to build with real-time civic data https://municipal.systems/explore

Xi Jinping’s iron grip better than Adam Smith’s invisible hand for innovation? https://www.scmp.com/tech/article/2173128/xi-jinpings-iron-grip-better-adam-smiths-invisible-hand-technology-innovation

Researchers discover seven new Meltdown and Spectre attacks https://www.zdnet.com/article/researchers-discover-seven-new-meltdown-and-spectre-attacks/

J2CL: Seamless Java in JavaScript Applications, Tightly Optimizes with Closure https://github.com/google/j2cl

70 human rights groups ask Zuckerberg to create due process for censored content https://boingboing.net/2018/11/14/transparency-and-fairness.html

Bitcoin Cash Hash War https://cash.coin.dance/

Microsoft wants Azure to be the multiplayer server solution for every platform https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/11/microsoft-wants-azure-to-be-the-multiplayer-server-solution-for-every-platform/

Microsoft Releases Guidelines for Developers of Conversational AI https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/research/publication/responsible-bots/

AT&T CEO: State net neutrality and privacy laws are a “total disaster” https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/11/att-ceo-urges-congress-to-block-state-net-neutrality-and-privacy-laws/

Apple Wins Stop Slavery Award from T Reuters Foundation for Supply Chain Efforts https://www.macrumors.com/2018/11/14/apple-stop-slavery-award/

Are you sure? How user interfaces undermine consent https://medium.com/@jessamyn/how-user-interfaces-undermine-consent-81551cf48777

Fatal Call of Duty Swatter Pleads Guilty to 51 Charges https://kotaku.com/fatal-call-of-duty-swatter-pleads-guilty-to-51-charges-1830434368

Intel’s ’neural network on a stick’ brings AI training to you https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/14/intel-neural-compute-stick-2/

USPTO employs 14 examiners f/t to examine applications filed by single inventor https://twitter.com/avtrask/status/1044307768646217728

Spectre, Meltdown researchers unveil 7 more speculative execution attacks https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/11/spectre-meltdown-researchers-unveil-7-more-speculative-execution-attacks/

The Asus Eee: How Close Did the World Come to a Linux Desktop https://www.linuxjournal.com/content/asus-eee-how-close-did-world-come-linux-desktop

How YouTube’s recommendation algorithm works if you’re not the average user https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/11/how-youtubes-algorithm-really-works/575212/

Mark Shuttleworth is not selling Canonical or Ubuntu – yet https://www.zdnet.com/article/mark-shuttleworth-is-not-selling-canonical-or-ubuntu-yet/

Palm Beach machines overheat, miss recount votes https://www.apnews.com/d6b65f4356b4431bbe33d2ca64d99eb9

Show HN: Commands to get Git log statistics for a repository https://github.com/arzzen/git-quick-stats

The Genius Neuroscientist Who Might Hold the Key to True AI https://www.wired.com/story/karl-friston-free-energy-principle-artificial-intelligence/

Show HN: Meteorite – Smarter GitHub notifications https://meteorite.surge.sh/

Show HN: Emoji Builder http://phlntn.com/emojibuilder/

Microsoft patches Windows zero-day used by multiple cyber-espionage groups https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-patches-windows-zero-day-used-by-multiple-cyber-espionage-groups/

Facebook hired PR firm that wrote negative articles about Apple and Google https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/14/facebook-hired-pr-firm-that-wrote-negative-articles-about-rivals-nyt.html

The Free Speech Crisis on Campus Is Worse Than People Think https://quillette.com/2018/11/14/the-free-speech-crisis-on-campus-is-worse-than-people-think/