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Dcentralized url shortening service base on IPFS

Show HN: Magic Grid – A simple JavaScript library for dynamic grid layouts

Photo Wake-Up: 3D Character Animation from a Single Photo

Canada Prohibits Piracy Settlement Demands in ISP Copyright Notices

Why do some Hong Kong companies change their name every couple of months?

Scanning books at 250 pages a minute (2008)

OrbitDB – serverless, peer-to-peer database on top of IPFS

Froid: Optimization of Imperative Programs in a Relational Database [pdf]

Congress votes to make open government data the default in the United States

ADT through the looking glass – lenses, prisms and other optics in Scala

Show HN: AutoComplete.js v2.0

Adapton: Programming Language Abstractions for Incremental Computation

Planning – The Core Reason Why Gameplay Feels Good (2017)

Lenses: Composable Getters and Setters for Functional Programming

Buzz Aldrin thesis: Line-of-sight guidance for manned orbital rendezvous (1963)

Ultima Online spent years developing a system that was destroyed by players

Node.js Fundamentals: Web Server Without Dependencies

Evan Spiegel’s Imperious Style Made Snapchat a Success Until Users Fled

Blazor Toast Notifications Using Only C#, HTML and CSS

Portal: Personal Onion Router to Assure Liberty

Robert Heinlein and the Harsh Politics of Science Fiction (2013)

The Cradle of Open Access: Rising Star digs for more than fossils with its work

The Annoying Site: Source

Sqlite – Most Deployed Database in the World

Neural networks in JavaScript – free 19-part course

Review: The June oven made me want a camera in every cooking device

Binctr: Static, unprivileged, self-contained containers as executable binaries

Speedy Web Compiler – A Rust port of Babel and Closure Compiler

Serial Swatter/Stalker Mir Islam Arrested for Allegedly Dumping Body in River

Orange Livebox ADSL modems are leaking their WiFi credentials

Gatwick drones pair ’no longer suspects’

Schedule – 35th Chaos Communication Congress

Scale AI is hiring engineers to accelerate the development of AI

Payouts by the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program have now topped $4B [pdf]

Wikipedia2Vec: Optimized Implementation for Learning Embeddings from Wikipedia

Gatwick drone police say ’there may never have been a drone at all’

Rising Instagram Stars Are Posting Fake Sponsored Content

Why Developers don’t TDD: a podcast series

Modeling Life Outcomes with Stochastic Methods

Don’t allow popups during page unload

The Grand Panorama of a Whaling Voyage ’Round the World’

Scaling the Universe: How Large GPU Clusters Help Understand of Galaxy Formation

Netcap: A framework for secure and scalable network traffic analysis

Douglas Adams was right:“Genuine people personalities” are coming to our gadgets

Librefox, mainstream Firefox with a better privacy and security

Naomi Wu: They defunded me on Patreon, now they want SubscribeStar [video]

Der Spiegel to Press Charges Against Reporter Who Made Up Articles

Extraterm. A cross platform terminal enumlator

Alpha Trading Labs: High Frequency Trading Online

Sending astronauts to Mars would be stupid, astronaut says

Show HN: Sciter and Node.js versus Electron

TempleOS – Down the Rabbit Hole [video]

Rural broadband is about to get $600M in funding–but there’s a catch

BoostIO/Boostnote: A markdown editor for developers on Mac, Windows and Linux

Show HN: A Cryptocurrencies logo guessing game built with Vue.js

How to install the Spotify culture in your organization

Heroin addiction explained: How opioids hijack the brain

Subreddit for Siri fails

The making of TANK (simulated vector animated short)

Apollo 8’s Earthrise: The Shot Seen Round the World

Show HN: Bisectercise – A simple repo to help you learn git bisect

The history of Jews, Chinese food, and Christmas, explained by a rabbi

Programming should eat itself (Nada Amin, Strangeloop 2014)

Facebook Responds to Demand That Users Get a Say in Content Removal Decisions

Show HN: Hands-On Labs: Serverless and OpenFaaS with Python API flaw and major security concern

Show HN: Raspberry pi motion sensing security camera using S3, Slack, and Go

Apparently Kids Doing ASMR Was a Problem: YouTube Deletes Video [video]

Show HN: ParePdf, an app for comparing pdfs

Show HN: DNS server made using Node.js with plugin support

LinkedIn cofounder funded Russian-style influence campaign in Alabama race