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AWS Ground Station – Ingest and Process Data from Orbiting Satellites https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/aws-ground-station-ingest-and-process-data-from-orbiting-satellites/

Aminal: Golang terminal emulator from scratch https://github.com/liamg/aminal

Two Cybercrime Rings and Eight Defendants Indicted for Digital Advertising Fraud https://www.justice.gov/usao-edny/pr/two-international-cybercriminal-rings-dismantled-and-eight-defendants-indicted-causing

South Koreans lock themselves up to escape prison of daily life https://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-prisonstay-idUSKCN1NS0JB

One Codex is hiring a senior front-end engineer – Genomics, data viz, and React https://jobs.onecodex.com/o/software-engineer-front-end

Armageddon Looms over World Chess Champs after Carlsen’s Shocking Decision https://deadspin.com/armageddon-looms-over-the-world-chess-championship-afte-1830671246

McKernel – A lightweight multi-kernel OS for high-performance computing https://www-sys-aics.riken.jp/ResearchTopics/os/mckernel/

A state variable for crumpled thin sheets https://www.nature.com/articles/s42005-018-0072-x

Make School (YC W12) gains accreditation for 2-year applied CS bachelor’s degree https://techcrunch.com/2018/11/27/make-school-accreditation/

Show HN: Extract main ideas in your texts with SummarizeBot https://www.summarizebot.com/

Show HN: A tool to make a bot that speaks like you, learning from WhatsApp chats https://github.com/Spandan-Madan/Me_Bot

The Plutonium Files: America’s Secret Medical Experiments in the Cold War (1999) https://archive.nytimes.com/www.nytimes.com/books/first/w/welsome-plutonium.html

Fact vs. Fiction: Truths from Inside the Shaolin Temple https://radiichina.com/fact-vs-fiction-truths-from-inside-the-shaolin-temple/

Stitches in time: The history of the world through the eye of a needle https://www.spectator.co.uk/2018/10/stitches-in-time-the-history-of-the-world-through-the-eye-of-a-needle/

How to Build a SaaS Application Block by Block https://blog.sentry.io/2018/11/14/how-to-build-saas-application

Astronomers find the progenitor to a unique type of supernova https://news.ucsc.edu/2018/11/supernova-progenitor.html

Police Use of Force: An Examination of Modern Policing Practices [pdf] https://www.usccr.gov/pubs/2018/11-15-Police-Force.pdf

Reinforcement Learning: An Introduction, Second Edition http://incompleteideas.net/book/the-book.html

Knut Wicksell: the Birth of Modern Monetary Policy (2004) [pdf] https://www.dallasfed.org/~/media/documents/research/ei/ei0401.pdf

EyeTracking Study: camelCase vs. under_score style (2010) [pdf] http://www.cs.kent.edu/~jmaletic/papers/ICPC2010-CamelCaseUnderScoreClouds.pdf

In Lion Air Crash, Black Box Data Reveals Pilots’ Struggle to Regain Control https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/27/world/asia/indonesia-lion-air-crash-.html

Inside Sellafield’s death zone with the nuclear clean-up robots https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-46301596

Bitfinex will no longer treat Tether as 1:1 conversion https://twitter.com/Bitfinexed/status/1067429276335501313

Rare and diverse giant viruses unexpectedly found in a forest soil ecosystem https://phys.org/news/2018-11-rare-diverse-giant-viruses-unexpectedly.html

California IoT Cybersecurity Bill Signed into Law https://www.securityweek.com/california-iot-cybersecurity-bill-signed-law

Is Neuroscience a Bigger Threat than Artificial Intelligence? https://www.3ammagazine.com/3am/is-neuroscience-a-bigger-threat-than-artificial-intelligence/

Margin Notes: Automatic code documentation with recorded examples from runtime https://geoffreylitt.com/margin-notes/

ASRock motherboard destroys Linux software RAID http://forum.asrock.com/forum_posts.asp?TID=10174

The Inside Story of How the FBI and Tech Took Down a Massive Ad Fraud Scheme https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/craigsilverman/3ve-botnet-ad-fraud-fbi-takedown

NIST’s answer to “Do you need a blockchain?” https://imgur.com/a/RlUj9Ed

One of the world’s most visited websites that nobody is aware of (2017) https://sijmen.ruwhof.net/weblog/1623-one-of-the-worlds-most-visited-websites-that-nobody-is-aware-of

Front-end development is not a problem to be solved https://css-tricks.com/front-end-development-is-not-a-problem-to-be-solved/

Parachuting Beavers into Idaho’s Wilderness? Yes, It Really Happened (2015) http://www.boisestatepublicradio.org/post/parachuting-beavers-idahos-wilderness-yes-it-really-happened

WhatsApp’s chief business officer Neeraj Arora is leaving the company https://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2018/11/27/whatsapp-employee-number-4-joins-mass-exodus/

How to Encrypt and Decrypt Files with OpenSSL on Ubuntu and Mac OS X https://dotlayer.com/how-to-encrypt-decrypt-files-with-openssl-on-ubuntu-and-mac-os-x/

The Myth of Truth: How the System Automatically Excludes Truth http://expressiveegg.org/2018/11/27/the-myth-of-truth/

The ‘Geno-Economists’ Say DNA Can Predict Our Chances of Success https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/11/16/magazine/tech-design-economics-genes.html

Facebook has a ’black people problem,’ says former employee who quit this month https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/27/facebook-has-black-people-problem-mark-luckie-former-employee.html

Apple Entrepreneur Camp – For organizations founded and led by women https://developer.apple.com/entrepreneur-camp/?ref=hackernews

How Surveillance Inhibits Freedom of Expression https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2018/11/how_surveillanc_1.html

A woman was jailed for 3 months because police thought her cotton candy was meth https://www.cnn.com/2018/11/27/us/cotton-candy-meth-dasha-fincher-trnd/index.html

Fight Club: Cultural Fascism and the Colonization of Victimhood (56 Minutes) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SjLOFLE4JRw

Latest Windows 10 update breaks Windows Media Player, Win32 apps in general https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/11/latest-windows-10-update-breaks-windows-media-player-win32-apps-in-general/

Google to Open Project Fi to iPhone, Samsung, and OnePlus This Week https://www.theverge.com/2018/11/27/18114662/google-project-fi-apple-iphone-samsung-oneplus-rumor

Congestion Pricing Was Unpopular in Stockholm – Until People Saw It in Action https://nyc.streetsblog.org/2017/11/28/congestion-pricing-was-unpopular-in-stockholm-until-people-saw-it-in-action/

Amazon Firecracker: Secure and Fast MicroVM for Serverless Computing https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/opensource/firecracker-open-source-secure-fast-microvm-serverless/

Tether reopens account verification and direct redemption of fiat https://tether.to/tether-reopens-account-verification-and-direct-redemption-of-fiat-from-its-platform/

Statement on NPM Package Vulnerability in v5.0.2-5.1.0 of Copay Bitcoin Wallets https://blog.bitpay.com/npm-package-vulnerability-copay/

A rumble in Amazon’s jungle: AWS now rents out homegrown 64-bit Arm servers https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/11/27/amazon_aws_a1/

How deceptive design lets Google track users 24/7 [pdf] https://nrkbeta.no/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/27-11-18-every-step-you-take.pdf

Apple in Violation of Their Own License? https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=399584

Activision Alums Raise $16M to Build EOS-Focused Blockchain Game Studio https://www.ccn.com/activision-alums-raise-16-million-to-build-eos-focused-blockchain-game-studio/

How to make small multiple charts with ggplot2 (facet_grid) https://www.sharpsightlabs.com/blog/facet_grid/

Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana head to tie-breaker after Game 12 draw https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2018/nov/26/world-chess-championship-game-12-carlsen-caruana

U.K. And Ecuador Conspire to Deliver Julian Assange to U.S. Authorities https://www.truthdig.com/articles/u-k-and-ecuador-conspire-to-deliver-julian-assange-to-u-s-authorities/

GM kills the Chevy Volt, shuts down factories, but accelerates EV investment https://electrek.co/2018/11/26/gm-chevy-volt-factory-shutdown-electric-investmet/

The Small Island Where 500 People Speak Nine Different Languages https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2018/11/receptive-multilingualism-small-languages/576649/

InSight Is Catching Rays on Mars https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?feature=7294

Google employees: We no longer believe the company places values over profits https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/27/read-google-employees-open-letter-protesting-project-dragonfly.html

Apple entrepreneur camp (for WLO) https://developer.apple.com/entrepreneur-camp/

Microsoft briefly overtakes Apple to become the world’s most valuable company https://www.theverge.com/2018/11/26/18109784/microsoft-apple-market-cap-2018-valuable-company

Google pulls gender pronouns from Gmail Smart Compose to reduce bias https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/27/google-removes-gender-from-gmail-smart-compose/

Googlers are openly asking bosses to cancel the censored search engine for China https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/daveyalba/china-google-workers-letter-cancel-company-secret-dragonfly

AWS Firecracker Open Source: Secure and Fast MicroVM for Serverless Computing https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/opensource/firecracker-open-source-secure-fast-microvm-serverless/

Ohio Becomes First U.S. State to Accept Bitcoin for Tax Payments https://www.investinblockchain.com/ohio-accepts-bitcoin-for-tax-payments/

How Surveillance Inhibits Freedom of Expression https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2018/11/how_surveillanc_1.html

Horizon: The first open source reinforcement learning platform for large-scale https://code.fb.com/ml-applications/horizon/

Progress spacecraft launch timelapse seen from space https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ouBfzCgXHgk

Numerous Bitcoin Wallets May Have Been Compromised by Rogue Dev of Node Library https://www.ccn.com/breaking-numerous-bitcoin-wallets-may-have-been-compromised-by-rogue-developer/

Show HN: ChangeOver – A new IDE https://milansuk.github.io/ChangeOver/