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Google Container for Firefox – Prevent Google from tracking you around the web

Google Tried to Patent My Work After a Job Interview

Starting a Business in Silicon Valley

New for AWS Lambda: Use Any Programming Language and Share Common Components

Incident Command for DevOps: Learning from the Fire Department [video]

Two Celebrities Charged with Unlawfully Touting Coin Offerings

Show HN: An experimental code search engine

Google Shut Out Privacy and Security Teams from Secret China Project

In the realms of gold: exploring Africa’s rich history

’Talent Wants Transit’: Companies Near Transportation Gaining the Upper Hand

NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions

Why small tweaks and split testing don’t work, and what to do instead

Advent of Code 2018

Learn React for free

Why you shouldn’t use Markdown for documentation (2016)

Namecheap announces support for TOTP-based 2FA

New York City’s highest-earning official is a debt collector

SmartAsset (YC S12) Is Hiring a Data Engineer

Fixed – Fixed-place decimal math library for Go

Pwning eBay – How I Dumped eBay Japan’s Website Source Code

Learn how to bring animation to your web projects

Healthcare billing biz AccuDoc admits breach that blabbed 2.65m people’s data

Sheryl Sandberg Is Said to Have Asked Facebook Staff to Research George Soros

Deutsche searched in money laundering probe over Panama Papers

Exploring Information Leakage in Third-Party Compute Clouds (2009) [pdf]

New York’s Wealthiest Cut Losses as Manhattan Real Estate Falters

Amazon Managed Streaming for Kafka (MSK)

Major sites running unauthenticated JavaScript on their payment pages

The Frightening Power of Ransomware Done Right

‘I’m Broke and Mostly Friendless, and I’ve Wasted My Whole Life’

Richard Stallman: How I do my computing

An Amazon revolt could be brewing as tech giant exerts more control over brands

Microsoft Is Worth as Much as Apple. How Did That Happen?

Show HN: Arcentry – Create Interactive Cloud Diagrams

Contracts For Getting More Programs Less Wrong [video]

Enabling containerd to manage containers as Firecracker microVMs

Show HN: Introducing the Template Store for OpenFaaS

Predatory lenders have co-opted New York’s court system

Simple, Fast, Easy Parallelism in Shell Pipelines (2016)

Sex, Spam, and Blackmail: How Les Moonves Tried to Silence an Accuser

30,000 empty homes and nowhere to live: inside Dublin’s housing crisis

Deploying a Rails 5.2 PostgreSQL App on AWS Elastic Beanstalk

QEMU Advent Calendar 2018

Optaw: Beating LLVM -O3 Using Source Code Features (2017) [pdf]

“When You Get That Wealthy, You Start to Buy Your Own Bullshit”

PostgreSQL foreign data wrapper for SQLite databases

NASA asteroid warning: 700 foot space rock on risk trajectory with Earth in 2023

The $100k a year waitress isn’t a myth: Some hard truths about tipping in Canada

Assembly programmer writes in C for first time

Publish and Use AWS Lambda Layers with the Serverless Framework

Job Satisfaction Is the Strongest Indicator of Happiness in Men

Oglivy’s smart dress shows how often women are groped at clubs

Secret luxury homes: how the ultra-rich hide their properties

Facebook’s Bikini App Lawsuit Is Getting Really Ugly

“Now Go Build” with’s CTO Werner Vogels

Indiana Solicitor General: It’s Constitutional to Seize a Car Speeding by 5 MPH

Scientists agree: Coffee naps are better than coffee or naps alone (2015)

If your Tesla knows where you are, China may too

The Texas bullet train now looks likely. Here’s what to expect

Will Kubernetes Sink the Hadoop Ship?

Amazon will be off all Oracle databases by end of 2019, says AWS chief

California’s housing shortage has companies carving up apartments to lower rent

Microsoft’s new Office icons are part of a bigger design overhaul

Show HN: Butterfly Coins – a side project to track random acts of kindness

Wireshark 2.6.5 Released

Show HN: NoPasta. VS Code extension that helps you stop copy-paste

Margaret Atwood Announces the Testaments, a Sequel to the Handmaid’s Tale

Trump’s nominee for USDA science post calls new U.S. climate report ‘genuine’

Walk the Entire Titanic in Unreal Engine 4

Some Principles for Fearless Learning That Will Take You a Long Way

Show HN: C# Implementation of F# option type for better null value handling

KDE Plasma Mobile coming to a Necuno open source mobile phone

Cosmic latte – Color of the universe

Palm oil producers are wiping out orangutans – despite multinationals’ promises

Deutsche Bank headquarters raided over money laundering

The new Rust website design

Facebook is failing its Black employees and its Black users