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MIT team develops 3D printer that’s 10x faster than comparable 3D printers https://www.3ders.org/articles/20181207-mit-team-develop-3d-printer-thats-10x-faster-than-comparable-3d-printers.html

Reverse engineering the ARM1, ancestor of the iPhone’s processor (2015) http://www.righto.com/2015/12/reverse-engineering-arm1-ancestor-of.html

How Myst Taught a Generation of Gamers to Explore New Worlds https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/exploring-myst-25-years-later

The 50th Anniversary of Doug Engelbart’s Great Demo https://doug-50.info/

Viral hepatitis: A silent epidemic killing more people than HIV, malaria or TB https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-07592-7

Top domains by aggregate score on HN from the past year https://hntrending.com/domains/year/index.html

Fixing a Tough Memory Leak in Python https://info.cloudquant.com/2018/12/numpyleaks/

FireHOL – Linux firewalling and traffic shaping for humans http://firehol.org/

BATAS: 8086 assembler written in MSDOS batch https://github.com/mniip/BOOTSTRA/tree/master/

How to steal Ethers: scanning for vulnerable contracts https://www.palkeo.com/projets/ethereum/stealing_ether.html

Controlling the Spice, Part 3: Westwood’s Dune https://www.filfre.net/2018/12/controlling-the-spice-part-3-westwoods-dune/

AMD’s aggressive pricing update on the EPYC 7371 https://www.servethehome.com/amd-epyc-7371-pricing-update-an-insane-value/

Why Doesn’t Google Comply with Do Not Track? https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/2790761

Stories of Steve Jobs in Safari Design Reviews (2014) https://donmelton.com/2014/04/10/memories-of-steve/

“God Help American Science”: Engineering Theatre and Spectacle (2016) http://www.patrickmccray.com/2016/09/07/god-help-american-science-engineering-theatre-and-spectacle/

How You Can Explore Nefertari’s Tomb in Hyper-Realistic VR https://blogs.nvidia.com/blog/2018/10/31/explore-nefertaris-tomb-vr-virtual-reality/

SOUL: A New Efficient, Portable, Low-Latency Audio Programming Language https://soul-lang.org/

American Entrepreneurs Who Flocked to China Are Heading Home, Disillusioned https://www.wsj.com/articles/american-entrepreneurs-who-flocked-to-china-are-heading-home-disillusioned-1544197068

WordPress 5.0: A Gutenberg FAQ https://ma.tt/2018/11/a-gutenberg-faq/

They Rejected Us https://rejected.us

No, negative masses have not revolutionized cosmology http://backreaction.blogspot.com/2018/12/no-negative-masses-have-not.html

China prepares mission to land spacecraft on moon’s far side https://phys.org/news/2018-12-china-mission-spacecraft-moon-side.html

Two images of the miners’ strike, an instant apart: so which is the classic? https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2018/dec/06/photographers-scrum-winning-image-picture

Ambrosia: Robust Distributed Programming Made Easy and Efficient https://github.com/Microsoft/AMBROSIA

Fortnite addiction and parenting in the age of screens https://twitter.com/PlayNiceInst/status/1070750717671919616

Repl.it is hiring infrastructure engineers to scale an open compute platform https://repl.it/jobs

Show HN: Supportify – Support your top Spotify artists by buying on Bandcamp https://tomduncalf.github.io/supportify/

Wall Street’s Corruption Runs Deeper Than You Can Fathom https://www.truthdig.com/articles/wall-streets-corruption-runs-deeper-than-you-can-fathom/

Choose Firefox Now, or Later You Won’t Get a Choice (2014) https://robert.ocallahan.org/2014/08/choose-firefox-now-or-later-you-wont.html

Low-Calorie Sweetener Use and Risk of Abdominal Obesity Among Older Adults https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0167241

PyTorch developer ecosystem expands, 1.0 stable release now available https://code.fb.com/ai-research/pytorch-developer-ecosystem-expands-1-0-stable-release

Show HN: ExifShot – A beautiful way to show metadata of your photo https://exifshot.com/

Recurse Center: The return statement (2015) https://thewebivore.com/recurse-center-return-statement/

Notes from Dynamicland: Programming Raspberry Pis https://rsnous.com/posts/notes-from-dynamicland-programming-raspberry-pis/

DNS-Over-HTTPS (DoH) Operational and Privacy Issues https://www.ietf.org/blog/doh-operational-and-privacy-issues/

Show HN: Coinmarketcap replacement with free JSON API http://cryptomarketplot.com

“Write Drunk, Edit Sober” Is Bad Advice https://goinswriter.com/write-drunk/

The Protection of Information in Computer Systems (1974) https://www.cs.virginia.edu/~evans/cs551/saltzer/

Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor (77 Years Ago Today) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attack_on_Pearl_Harbor

Aston Martin will make old cars electric so they don’t get banned from cities https://www.theverge.com/2018/12/6/18129618/aston-martin-heritage-ev-electric-cars-city-ban

Apple BOTCHES Macbook board design: AGAIN [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jahtu1_idVU

Rocket release 0.4.0 https://rocket.rs/

Uber’s Arbitration Policy Comes Back to Bite It in the Ass https://gizmodo.com/ubers-arbitration-policy-comes-back-to-bite-it-in-the-a-1830892372

Recollections of Early Chip Development at Intel [pdf] https://lark.tu-sofia.bg/ntt/eusku/readings/art_1.pdf

Audi e-tron first drive review: a solid electric SUV https://electrek.co/2018/12/07/audi-e-tron-electric-suv-first-drive-review/

FTC’s top consumer protection official can’t go after 120 large companies https://www.theverge.com/2018/12/6/18129572/facebook-uber-ftc-conflict-interest-andrew-smith

The Dark Side of the ForSSHe // a Landscape of OpenSSH Backdoors [pdf] https://www.welivesecurity.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/ESET-The_Dark_Side_of_the_ForSSHe.pdf

A general reinforcement learning algorithm that masters chess, shogi, and Go http://science.sciencemag.org/content/362/6419/1140

Academics’ Mobbing of a Young Scholar Must Be Denounced https://quillette.com/2018/12/07/academics-mobbing-of-a-young-scholar-must-be-denounced/

Show HN: HN Trending – Top posts, domains, links from past wk/mo/yr/all-time http://hntrending.com

Tetris Python Tutorial [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zfvxp7PgQ6c

Poland rejects the EU’s copyright censorship plans, calls it #ACTA2 https://boingboing.net/2018/12/05/wolnesocialmedia.html

’Outlandish’ encryption laws leave Australian tech industry angry and confused https://www.abc.net.au/news/science/2018-12-07/encryption-bill-australian-technology-industry-fuming-mad/10589962

Molten – A minimal framework for building HTTP APIs with Python 3.6+ https://moltenframework.com/v0.7.3/index.html#

The Epic Games Store is now live https://www.epicgames.com/store/en-US/