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How LinkedIn detects browser extensions https://github.com/dandrews/nefarious-linkedin

Implicit model of other people’s visual attention as an invisible beam https://www.pnas.org/content/116/1/328.long

Announcing unlimited free private repos https://blog.github.com/2019-01-07-new-year-new-github/

Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns, etc http://www.openculture.com/freemoviesonline

The US spends more on healthcare for no gain says new report from Johns Hopkins https://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2018/us-health-care-spending-highest-among-developed-countries.html

Graph Neural Networks: A Review of Methods and Applications (2018-2019) https://arxiv.org/abs/1812.08434

At the Blackboard: Kurt Vonnegut diagrams the shapes of stories (2005) https://www.laphamsquarterly.org/arts-letters/blackboard

Capitalism the Apple Way vs. Capitalism the Google Way (2017) https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2017/07/apple-google-capitalism/532995/

How to Choose a Startup to Work for by Thinking Like an Investor https://triplebyte.com/blog/how-to-choose-a-startup-to-work-for

Warning Signs in Experimental Design and Interpretation (2007) http://norvig.com/experiment-design.html

MONIAC – Monetary National Income Analogue Computer https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MONIAC

We can confirm that there was a successful 51% attack on Ethereum Classic https://twitter.com/etherchain_org/status/1082329360948969472

Relationship Hero (YC S17) Is Hiring Full-Time Remote Coaches https://relationshiphero.com/careers?role=coach

Asciidoctor – A fast, open-source text processor and publishing toolchain https://asciidoctor.org/

Data alignment: Straighten up and fly right (2005) https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/library/pa-dalign/

Tails – simplified installation method https://tails.boum.org/news/test_usb_images/

Anker PowerPort PD 1 USB-C Wall Charger Teardown http://www.chargerlab.com/archives/1565.html

The Small Batches Principle (2016) https://queue.acm.org/detail.cfm?id=2945077

TypeScript Roadmap: January – June 2019 https://github.com/Microsoft/TypeScript/issues/29288

Linux Servers Appear Most Affected by IPMI Enabled JungleSec Ransomware Attacks https://www.itprotoday.com/linux/linux-servers-appear-most-affected-ipmi-enabled-junglesec-ransomware-attacks

Announcing OneDev – open source Git server with unique features https://onedev.io

GitLab’s CEO reflects on GitHub’s move to offer free private repos https://about.gitlab.com/2019/01/07/github-offering-free-private-repos-for-up-to-three-collaborators/

Almost identical paragraphs in Cassandra and Dynamo white papers https://twitter.com/l_pan_/status/1082282224303722496

SQL Is No Excuse to Avoid DevOps https://queue.acm.org/detail.cfm?id=3300018

Face Recognition: A Novel Multi-Level Taxonomy based Survey https://arxiv.org/abs/1901.00713

Read eBooks using the free Kindle Cloud Reader only with web browsers https://kevinhq.com/complete-guide-about-kindle-cloud-reader.html

Show HN: The worst ANSI renderer, except for all the others https://hpjansson.org/blag/2019/01/07/the-worst-ansi-renderer-except-for-all-the-others/

Scientists Patch Photosynthesis Glitch to Make Plants Grow 40 Percent Larger – E https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/283193-scientists-patch-photosynthesis-glitch-to-make-plants-grown-40-percent-larger

Unprovability comes to machine learning https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-00012-4

Why We Do Not Evolve Software? Analysis of Evolutionary Algorithms https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1176934318815906

How to give a great scientific talk https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-07780-5

Rules for Writing Detective Stories by S.S. Van Dine (1928) http://www.thrillingdetective.com/trivia/triv288.html

Red Programming Language: Plans for 2019 https://www.red-lang.org/2019/01/full-steam-ahead.html

I learnt C++ in 2018 and have no regrets https://vishnubharathi.codes/blog/learning-cpp-2018/

Game dev: Linux users were only 0.1% of sales but 20% of crashes and tickets https://twitter.com/bgolus/status/1080213166116597760

You want to know something about how bullshit insane our brains are? (2018) https://twitter.com/Foone/status/1014267515696922624

WebGL + Rust: Basic Water Tutorial http://chinedufn.com/3d-webgl-basic-water-tutorial/

Show HN: Rubyoshka – composable HTML templating for Ruby https://github.com/digital-fabric/rubyoshka#installing-rubyoshka

Because of the database of ER bills that we’ve crowdsourced this past year https://twitter.com/sarahkliff/status/1082336132757626880

How MeUndies built a $32M company https://jilt.com/upsell/meundies-experience/

HTC Announces New Virtual Reality Headsets Vive Cosmos and Vive Pro Eye at CES https://skarredghost.com/2019/01/07/htc-announces-vive-pro-eye-and-vive-cosmos-at-ces-2019/

DiyHue – Philips Hue Bridge Open Source Alternative https://github.com/diyhue/diyHue

SoftBank to slash planned WeWork investment https://www.ft.com/content/282bd084-12a0-11e9-a581-4ff78404524e

Causal deconvolution by algorithmic generative models https://www.nature.com/articles/s42256-018-0005-0

Climbing the Walls: What about immigration causes us to lose our minds? https://www.3quarksdaily.com/3quarksdaily/2019/01/climbing-the-walls.html#more-154062

Preparing for a Tech Talk, Part 2: What, Why, and How https://overreacted.io/preparing-for-tech-talk-part-2-what-why-and-how/

NASA’s new planet-hunting spacecraft TESS has found its third distant world https://www.theverge.com/2019/1/7/18172134/nasa-tess-exoplanet-hunter-spacecraft-hd-21749b-solar-system

SpaceX demo flight a month away, will be “especially dangerous,” Musk says https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/01/spacex-demo-flight-a-month-away-will-be-especially-dangerous-musk-says/

2019 is the year to stop talking about ethics and start taking action https://www.fastcompany.com/90279512/2019-is-the-year-to-stop-talking-about-ethics-and-start-taking-action

The Makers Guide on What Not to Do When Launching a New Startup or Product https://medium.com/@team_96861/how-not-to-launch-c4067ae30c28

New Horizons planning additional extended missions https://spacenews.com/new-horizons-planning-additional-extended-missions/

Doctors believed babies felt no pain--never using anesthesia--until the mid ’80s https://www.bostonglobe.com/ideas/2017/07/28/when-babies-felt-pain/Lhk2OKonfR4m3TaNjJWV7M/story.html

Bill Gates Just Published a Letter Urging US Leaders to Embrace Nuclear Energy https://www.sciencealert.com/bill-gates-says-us-leaders-should-embrace-nuclear-energy

Comparing Rust and JavaScript Ergonomics with a Simple Linked List https://www.codesections.com/blog/javascript-vs-rust-linked-list/

Medieval medical books could hold the recipe for new antibiotics http://theconversation.com/medieval-medical-books-could-hold-the-recipe-for-new-antibiotics-74490

The history of science reveals how to talk to science deniers – Quartz https://qz.com/1515246/the-history-of-science-shows-how-to-change-the-minds-of-science-deniers/

The ultimate guide to Python type checking https://realpython.com/python-type-checking/

The First Image Ever of a Hydrogen Atom’s Orbital Structure https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-first-image-ever-of-a-hydrogen-atoms-orbital-struc-509684901

Trump shutdown hits science with stalled research, missed conferences – Axios https://www.axios.com/trump-government-shutdown-science-conferences-nasa-3dd8a89a-b3aa-4e52-8f07-06f635f3c5c0.html

Apple is going to sell its Apple TV service on Samsung TVs https://www.recode.net/2019/1/6/18171035/apple-samsung-tv-service-strategy

Let’s Build: a 2-hr YouTube clone https://transloadit.com/blog/2018/12/2h-youtube-clone/

Putin Claims His Hypersonic Missiles Are Invincible but He Jailed the Developers https://www.thedailybeast.com/putin-claimed-his-hypersonic-missiles-were-invincible-then-he-jailed-the-developers

Can you bootstrap a startup on the side? https://justinjackson.ca/bootstrap-side-project

Actually, millennials may be the wealthiest generation https://qz.com/1491389/millennials-are-getting-richer/

Zuckerberg San Francisco General’s tactics leave patients with big bills https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2019/1/7/18137967/er-bills-zuckerberg-san-francisco-general-hospital

Live Database Migration using feature toggles and the facade pattern https://medium.com/willowtree-inc/live-database-migration-2706196edbe4

AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen Mobile processors aim to take over the laptop scene https://www.techradar.com/news/amd-2nd-gen-ryzen-mobile-processors-aim-to-take-over-the-laptop-scene

Samsung’s 75-inch MicroLED 4K TV is a huge step into the future https://www.theverge.com/2019/1/6/18168793/samsungs-75-inch-microled-4k-tv-pitcure-quality-ces-2019

Wind and solar electricity are cheap, and EVs use 70% less energy than gas cars https://twitter.com/GregorMacdonald/status/1082042924492177408

Steve Jobs on why Xerox failed https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=_1rXqD6M614

Facebook takes down Britain First ads https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-46746601

Microservices and NoSQL: A Great Match https://thenewstack.io/microservices-and-nosql-a-great-match/

He Disparaged the Police on Facebook. So They Arrested Him https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/07/us/politics/criminal-libel-laws-lawsuit.html

10 Personal Finance Lessons for Technology Professionals https://www.troyhunt.com/10-personal-finance-lessons-for-technology-professionals/

Why playing peekaboo with babies is a very serious matter https://aeon.co/ideas/why-playing-peekaboo-with-babies-is-a-very-serious-matter

Record Numbers of Americans Want to Leave the U.S https://news.gallup.com/poll/245789/record-numbers-americans-leave.aspx

Netflix’s Bow to Saudi Censors Comes at a Cost to Free Speech https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/06/business/media/netflix-saudi-arabia-censorship-hasan-minhaj.html