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China successfully lands Chang’e-4 on far side of Moon

Chinese Spacecraft Nears Landing on Far Side of Moon

New Horizons’ first hi-res imagery of Ultima Thule

Linux md maintainer, Shaohua Li, has died

By growing cells in unrealistic liquids, scientists may have skewed results

Adding a Trackpoint to an Inexpensive Mechanical Keyboard

A Visual Exploration of Gaussian Processes

Iris Automation Is Hiring a Computer Vision Expert – AI for Drones

Exploiting the Math.expm1 typing bug in V8

USB Type-C to Become More Secure with Authentication Standard

Non-Euclidean Worlds Engine [video]

What Isaac Asimov Taught Us About Predicting the Future

Fully static, unprivileged, self-contained, containers as executable binaries

Deriving Traits in Rust with Procedural Macros

Warby Parker built a 1,400-employee company by focusing on team culture

Smalltalk 80 – Blue Book (1983) [pdf]

How ‘Magic Angle’ Graphene Is Stirring Up Physics

California inmate takes unlikely path to freedom: podcasting

Business Programming Languages and the Legibility of Programming

Cafe opens in Tokyo staffed by robots controlled by paralyzed people

My Name Is Daniel: He Could Have Been My Son. He Was Killed at 29

Show HN: Full Chrome DevTools Integration for Node on an IoT Dev Board

Marble Marcher: ray-traced real time game on the surface of evolving fractals

Climate change: Where we are in seven charts and what you can do to help

Softbank’s Imminent Writedown: The Folly That Was Taking Saudi Money [video]

Steve Jobs and Apple’s Last Previous Earnings Warning

How to DIY a Product Launch Video with No Experience, and for Free

A landmark 2012 paper transformed how software recognizes images

Bing Crosby and the Tape Revolution (2016)

How does the brain learn by talking to itself?

New compound shows promise in treatment of Alzheimer’s

Show HN: Machine Translation Course from Scratch Using Deep Learning

Txqr: Transfer data via animated QR codes

China lunar rover successfully touches down on far side of the moon

Show HN: Shoppy – a better Shopify and Slack app

DIY Spectrum Analyzer 0 to 1750MHz (1999)

Childhood’s End: Digital revolution isn’t over but turned into something else

Amateur radio tracking shows Chinese landing on moon in 24 hours

How to Linear-Fit a Noisy Signal with Regular Discontinuities

Customers compare noise from Alphabet spinout Wing’s delivery drones to chainsaw

Hopepunk, the latest storytelling trend, is all about weaponized optimism

Spurning Erdogan’s Vision, Turks Leave in Droves, Draining Money and Talent

Reduced agrobiodiversity threatens the stability of our whole food system

Promising new Alzheimer’s treatment unexpectedly found in old antibiotic

Apple says cheap battery replacements hurt iPhone sales

MaxMind trademark trolling – they own “geoip”?

Censoring China’s Internet, for Stability and Profit

Show HN: Jackal 0.4 – XMPP server (added cluster mode support)

Show HN: Integrating Google’s Cloud Services into a Chatbot

GitHub: Partial System Outage

Hackers are taking over Chromecasts to promote PewDiePie’s channel

Chinese Navy ship seen carrying railgun capable of firing hypersonic projectiles

Most distant world ever visited is shaped like a peanut

Being successful as an Open Source contributor and maintainer

How do you pronounce “NES”? Nintendo throws a wrench in the debate

Show HN: Esgy – Easily remind yourself of links you’d like to see again

FCC Plan for Orderly Shutdown December 2018

How Chinese Military stole C17 designs and much more

Show HN: A new way of blogging about Prolog

Breakthrough study explains how the immune system puts cancer cells to sleep

The State of Deepfakes: Reality Under Attack. A 2018 Report [pdf]

Which email client provides what is depicted in todays xkcd?

Hostility, inclusivity, and target mismatch in open source community management

Site Reliability Engineering

Why Is the Music of 1968 So Enduring? ’It Was Allowed to Be Art’

Public Domain Day: Works Enter Public Domain for the First Time in 21 Years

Apple just made a surprising move – warning that its quarter was a huge miss

Apple stock trading halted; pending news imminent

Google is aware of you making purchases

Netflix Bows to Saudi Request, Takes Down Critical Comedy Show Episode

The same high-speed user-space network driver written in different languages

Clang compiles much slower and bigger Firefox binaries than GCC 8/9