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LinkedIn violated data protection by using 18M email addresses of non-members https://techcrunch.com/2018/11/24/linkedin-ireland-data-protection/

Optimization in the context of machine learning https://blog.algorithmia.com/introduction-to-optimizers/

The special effects for the computer display in “Escape From New York” https://twitter.com/Foone/status/1066284025600339968

Many free mobile VPN apps are based in China or have Chinese ownership https://www.zdnet.com/article/many-free-mobile-vpn-apps-are-based-in-china-or-have-chinese-ownership/

The “bicameral mind” 30 years on: A reappraisal of Jaynes’ hypothesis (2007) https://www.functionalneurology.com/materiale_cic/224_XXII_1/2108_the%20bicamiral/

Strato Pi – An Industrial Raspberry Pi https://www.sferalabs.cc/strato-pi/

AOL acquires Netscape in $4.2B deal (1998) https://money.cnn.com/1998/11/24/technology/aol/

Satpy: Python package for earth-observing satellite data processing https://github.com/pytroll/satpy

Phishing for Phools: The Economics of Manipulation and Deception (2015) https://www.economist.com/books-and-arts/2015/09/17/you-have-been-warned

For Decades, Southern States Saw Thanksgiving as an Act of Northern Aggression https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/thanksgiving-pumpkin-pie-culture-war

Astronomers detect water in the atmosphere of a planet 179 light-years away https://www.universetoday.com/140610/astronomers-detect-water-in-the-atmosphere-of-a-planet-179-light-years-away/

Why does London’s Moorgate tube station have a mix of logo signage? https://twitter.com/MrTimDunn/status/1065880618662313984

The Shinkansen Story [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3LLgzO_PrI

Show HN: Open Source Suite for Binary Analysis, Based on QEmu and LLVM https://rev.ng/

Tau Prolog: A Prolog Interpreter in JavaScript http://tau-prolog.org/

Uncivil Civility: A literary fight club (1858) https://www.laphamsquarterly.org/rivalry-feud/uncivil-civility

The process of open-sourcing BuzzFeed’s single sign-on experience https://increment.com/security/open-sourcing-buzzfeeds-single-sign-on-process/

How does the process of colourisation affect our understanding of history? https://www.historytoday.com/paul-lay/any-colour-you

Physics can explain the fastball’s unexpected twist, new study finds https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/11/physics-can-explain-the-fastballs-unexpected-twist-new-study-finds/

The Devil’s Hair Dryer: Hell is other people, with leaf blowers (2016) https://www.citylab.com/life/2016/11/the-case-against-neighbors-with-leaf-blowers/506324/

What do you legally “own” with Bitcoin? A short introduction to krypto-property https://prestonbyrne.com/2018/11/23/what-do-you-legally-own-with-bitcoin/

Hybrid Field-Effect Transistors Based on Cellulose Fiber Paper (2008) [pdf] https://run.unl.pt/bitstream/10362/3242/1/Fortunato_2008.pdf

DeepMind’s AlphaZero on Carlsen-Caruana Games 1, 3, 5 and 8 (Sicilian Defence) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VeqbDMzi_IY

Iris Automation Is Hiring a Computer Vision Expert – AI for Drones http://www.irisonboard.com/careers/

How my sexual health searches ended up in the hands of big tech companies https://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-11-23/health-data-shared-with-tech-companies/10521456

Raspberry Pi WLAN setup http://www.berrylan.org/

Nnn – a terminal file manager for programmers https://github.com/jarun/nnn

New easy-to-use device quickly and accurately screens for a variety of diseases https://www.futurity.org/envision-medical-test-diseases-1911622-2/

Making transparent wood [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x1H-323d838

Leaving Apple and Google: more devices now supported https://e.foundation/towards-an-e-fairphone/

Genetic programming and the halting problem (2006) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fst40OxKX7o

The online encyclopaedia of integer sequences https://oeis.org

Dark Crystal – social secret sharding using Shamir’s Secret Sharing https://darkcrystal.pw/

Depth-first search and linear graph algorithms (1972) [pdf] https://rjlipton.files.wordpress.com/2009/10/dfs1971.pdf

Show HN: HappyMac – Make your Mac happy again https://github.com/laffra/happymac

Show HN: Twiverse – Find Twitter users and get more followers https://twiverse.com

In Defense of “Mindless Rote” (2001) http://nychold.com/akin-rote01.html

Richard Feynman Computer Heuristics Lecture (1985) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EKWGGDXe5MA

Fifolock: Synchronisation primitives for asyncio Python https://github.com/michalc/fifolock

Controlling the Spice, Part 1: Dune on Page and Screen https://www.filfre.net/2018/11/controlling-the-spice-part-1-dune-on-page-and-screen/

Stackoverflow List of influential programming books http://www.doradolist.com/facts/stackoverflow-influential-programming-books.html

What Caused the Apollo 13 Accident? https://www.space.com/8193-caused-apollo-13-accident.html

Why would someone buy from a Shopify store when they can get it on Amazon? https://capitalandgrowth.org/questions/1347/why-would-someone-buy-a-product-from-a-shopify-sto.html

“Made in China 2025” is going to cause Beijing more headaches than anyone https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2018-11-22/trump-pressure-on-made-in-china-2025-is-doing-beijing-a-favor

Show HN: Meaningful Motion UI – A free user interface animation course https://www.meaningfulmotionui.com/

PCRE: Perl Compatible Regular Expressions https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perl_Compatible_Regular_Expressions

Integer overflow and SMT-solvers https://yurichev.com/blog/int_over/

40M people with diabetes will be left without insulin by 2030, study predicts https://www.ksl.com/article/46431985/40m-people-with-diabetes-will-be-left-without-insulin-by-2030-study-predicts

A Conversation with Bertrand Russell (1952) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fb3k6tB-Or8

She Posted a Bad Yelp Review. Then Her Nightmare Began https://www.thedailybeast.com/she-posted-a-bad-yelp-review-then-her-nightmare-began

Things Every Learner Needs to Know About Effective Learning https://thestempedia.com/blog/things-every-learner-needs-to-know-about-effective-learning/

Major AI conference is moving to Africa in 2020 due to visa issues https://venturebeat.com/2018/11/19/major-ai-conference-is-moving-to-africa-in-2020-due-to-visa-issues/

Wanted: The ‘perfect babysitter.’ Must pass AI scan for respect and attitude https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2018/11/16/wanted-perfect-babysitter-must-pass-ai-scan-respect-attitude/

Show HN: JavaScript lightweight framework – PlazarJS – share your thoughts https://github.com/ProticM/plazar-js

The Gervais Principle, or the Office According to “The Office” (2009) https://www.ribbonfarm.com/2009/10/07/the-gervais-principle-or-the-office-according-to-the-office/

Some Thoughts on Acquiring Wealth https://buzzways.at/collection/991/

The Most Important Non-Programming Skills for Programmers https://dev.to/aspittel/the-most-important-non-programming-skills-for-programmers-iii

A Microprocessor in 65nm CMOS for Programmable In-Memory Computing https://arxiv.org/abs/1811.04047

Russia’s GRU spy agency head dies from ’serious illness’ after Putin berated him https://www.businessinsider.com/russia-gru-chief-igor-korobov-dies-of-illness-after-uk-spy-poisoning-2018-11

Using Min–Max Trees to Summarize Large Amounts of Data https://www.kdab.com/a-speed-up-for-charting-on-embedded/

Show HN: Watermill – Go library for building event-driven applications https://github.com/ThreeDotsLabs/watermill

The Municipality of Tirana Migrates to LibreOffice https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2018/11/22/municipality-of-tirana/

Show HN: Scan your old tweets for stuff that could get you in trouble https://willmytweetsgetmefired.com/

High exposure to radio frequency radiation associated with cancer in male rats https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/2018/11/feature/1-feature-radiation/index.htm

A diet supplemented with red algae could reduce greenhouse gases emitted by cows https://www.technologyreview.com/s/612452/how-seaweed-could-shrink-livestocks-global-carbon-hoofprint/