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The new Yahoo? Facebook should heed the lessons of internet history https://www.economist.com/business/2018/11/24/facebook-should-heed-the-lessons-of-internet-history

Boss as a Service – Hire a boss, get stuff done https://bossasaservice.life/

$200 retail whole genome sequencing now available https://us.dantelabs.com

You Snooze, You Lose: Insurers Make the Old Adage Literally True https://www.propublica.org/article/you-snooze-you-lose-insurers-make-the-old-adage-literally-true

Learn Service Workers inside and Out with a New PWA Mastery Game https://serviceworkies.com/

Where China is looking to land its 2020 Mars rover http://www.planetary.org/blogs/guest-blogs/china-2020-rover-sites.html

Open Protocol for Resumable File Uploads https://tus.io/

How Our Relationship Survived When My Partner Got Sick https://www.menshealth.com/health/a25225033/male-caregivers/

Forced Out by Deadly Fires, Then Trapped in Traffic https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/11/us/california-fire-paradise.html

UnicodeMath – A Nearly Plain-Text Encoding of Mathematics (2016) [pdf] https://www.unicode.org/notes/tn28/UTN28-PlainTextMath-v3.1.pdf

Goboy: Multi-Platform Nintendo Game Boy Color Emulator Written in Go https://github.com/Humpheh/goboy

Archiving web sites https://lwn.net/Articles/766374/

Evilginx2: Standalone man-in-the-middle attack framework https://github.com/kgretzky/evilginx2

Gitless: A simple version control system built on top of Git https://gitless.com/

Formalizing 100 Theorems http://www.cs.ru.nl/~freek/100/

A Man Who Designed Ghost Armies and Opera Houses (2016) http://nautil.us/issue/38/Noise/the-man-who-designed-ghost-armies-and-opera-houses

Hyperscript Tagged Markup: JSX alternative using standard tagged templates https://github.com/developit/htm

How Facebook’s P.R. Firm Brought Political Trickery to Tech https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/21/technology/definers-public-affairs-tim-miller.html

What If Amazon.com Actually Is a Horrible Website? https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/katienotopoulos/amazon-website-sucks

The Google Cemetery – A list of dead Google products and why they died https://gcemetery.co/

RESTful API Modeling Language https://raml.org/

Show HN: PowerPoint slide builder with handwriting https://webdemo.myscript.com/views/diagram/index.html#/

A Journey from Venice to Palestine, Mount Sinai, and Egypt c. 1467 https://www.bl.uk/catalogues/illuminatedmanuscripts/record.asp?MSID=7667&CollID=28&NStart=1900

Sweden’s Push to Get Rid of Cash Has Some Saying, ‘Not So Fast’ https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/21/business/sweden-cashless-society.html

CMS Scanner: Scan Wordpress, Drupal, Joomla websites for security issues https://github.com/ajinabraham/CMSScan

Teaching and Learning About Online Privacy https://openmatt.org/how-to-teach-online-privacy/

Pembrokeshire treasure hunter unearths Celtic chariot https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-46294000

Show HN: Serverless boilerplate to get started quickly https://github.com/harijoe/serverless-boilerplate

Robert Langlands: The Greatest Mathematician You’ve Never Heard Of? https://thewalrus.ca/the-greatest-mathematician-youve-never-heard-of/

Google’s cloud business under Greene was plagued by internal clashes https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/21/google-cloud-plagued-by-internal-clashes-in-its-effort-to-catch-amazon.html

A fullscreen desktop application resembling a sci-fi computer interface https://github.com/GitSquared/edex-ui

One in four young women struggling with emotional problems http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-46295719

Create-phaser-app for web-based game development https://github.com/simiancraft/create-phaser-app

Are Pop Lyrics Getting More Repetitive? (2017) https://pudding.cool/2017/05/song-repetition/

Class divide between ‘poor’ Apple iPhone and ‘rich’ Huawei users in China https://www.scmp.com/tech/article/2174310/research-highlights-class-divide-between-poor-apple-iphone-and-rich-huawei

The Art of Job Interviewing https://www.artofwork.co/job-interviewing

Study shows brain cells revamp their DNA, perhaps sparking Alzheimer’s disease http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/11/landmark-study-shows-brain-cells-revamp-their-dna-make-new-proteins-perhaps-sparking

Mino Games Is Hiring Game Programmers in Montreal https://mino-games.workable.com/j/7AC7233C2B

ISS astronaut finds NASA floppy disks in space https://www.cnet.com/news/iss-astronaut-finds-nasa-floppy-disks-in-space/

Show HN: Networking Emails – Email templates to help you grow your network https://networkingemails.com/

Show HN: Machine learning basics with jupyter notebooks https://github.com/paruby/ml-basics

Access Your Amazon Aurora Serverless Database with the New Data API (Beta) https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2018/11/aurora-serverless-data-api-beta/

AWS lambdas can now execute SQL via Aurora Serverless API https://docs.aws.amazon.com/AmazonRDS/latest/AuroraUserGuide/data-api.html

The 2020 Range Rover Evoque has an optional hybrid rear view mirror https://www.theverge.com/2018/11/22/18107983/range-rover-2020-evoque-rear-mirror-screen-hybrid

The Seven Wonders of AliExpress – Hacker Noon https://hackernoon.com/the-seven-wonders-of-aliexpress-15f941491dde

Ask HN: Feel the same loyalty for countries of residence as we now do jobs? https://twitter.com/ChristinGorman/status/833567570200555520

Finland’s Lessons for Europe’s Militaries https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/finland/2017-10-09/finnish-model

Want a free country house in Japan? They’re giving them away https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/22/japan-free-homes-empty-houses-given-away-and-sold-cheap.html

Black Friday is dead – and constant discounts could be to blame https://www.businessinsider.com/black-friday-is-dead-because-of-discounting-2018-10

Nearly a Quarter of All Homes in China Are Vacant http://thesoundingline.com/nearly-a-quarter-of-all-homes-in-china-are-vacant/

Introduction to Ballard, a scripting language for Mac http://inessential.com/ballard_lang

Show HN: Built for the #24hrstartup challenge. A fun agenda timer for meetings https://www.timeblocks.co

Low-protein high-carb diet shows promise for healthy brain aging https://eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-11/uos-lhd111418.php

Ham Operator Bootstraps Company Using Cognitive Radio for Marine Communications http://www.nutsvolts.com/magazine/article/ham-radio-put-to-work

Solar and Onshore Wind Now Cheapest Source of New Bulk Power https://cleantechnica.com/2018/11/21/solar-onshore-now-cheapest-source-of-new-bulk-power/

50 years ago, Star Trek’s history was sealed with the Uhura-Kirk kiss https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/11/50-years-ago-star-treks-history-was-sealed-with-the-uhura-kirk-kiss/

Scientists invented a dryer that can dry clothes in half the time without heat https://finance.yahoo.com/news/scientists-invented-dryer-dry-clothes-170600085.html

Apple resumes iPhone X production due to weak XS sales, report claims https://www.theverge.com/2018/11/22/18107795/iphone-x-production-resumed-weak-demand-2018-models-rumor