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Amazon DocumentDB, with MongoDB compatibility https://aws.amazon.com/documentdb/

Show HN: I taught my little brother JS, and he made this videogame in a week https://s-poony.github.io/Ultra-Square-Catcher-USC-/jeuvideo.html

Hubble takes gigantic image of the Triangulum Galaxy https://www.spacetelescope.org/news/heic1901/

Cardiologist-Level Arrhythmia Detection Using a Deep Neural Network https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-018-0268-3

Defining Transit Service Areas with Unsupervised Machine Learning https://towardsdatascience.com/how-does-the-bay-area-commute-22f45e00419e

Ambition (YC W14) Hiring Design, Product, Sales, Success https://ambition.com/careers/

The Making of Nefertiti 1kb (2018) http://romancortes.com/v2/nefertiti-1kb.html

Revolutionary radio telescope detects bevy of fast radio bursts http://news.mit.edu/2019/revolutionary-radio-telescope-detects-bevy-fast-radio-bursts-0109

The Datacenter as a Computer: Designing Warehouse-Scale Machines https://www.morganclaypool.com/doi/10.2200/S00874ED3V01Y201809CAC046

How Coca-Cola shaped obesity science and policy in China https://www.bmj.com/content/364/bmj.k5050

British Museum realises ’vase’ is in fact an ancient mace-head upside down https://www.theartnewspaper.com/news/british-museum-goes-belly-up

Penguin travels every year to visit man who rescued him (2016) https://www.cbc.ca/news/trending/dindim-o-lindo-pinguim-1.3487668

Wittgenstein’s theories are the basis of all modern NLP https://towardsdatascience.com/neural-networks-and-philosophy-of-language-31c34c0796da

Building an physical Ingress Table with Flowhub https://bergie.iki.fi/blog/ingress-table/

Understanding Perlin Noise (2014) https://flafla2.github.io/2014/08/09/perlinnoise.html

Marcel Proust Was Almost Impossible to Edit https://lithub.com/marcel-proust-was-almost-impossible-to-edit/

How would user-centric payouts affect the music-streaming world? https://musically.com/2018/03/02/user-centric-licensing-really-affect-streaming-payouts/

ELSA: Efficient Long-Term Secure Storage of Large Datasets https://arxiv.org/abs/1810.11888

Thoughts on Rust, a few thousand lines in https://rcoh.me/posts/thoughts-on-rust-a-few-thousand-lines-in/

Hexyl: A command-line hex viewer https://github.com/sharkdp/hexyl

AMD Ryzen 3rd Gen ’Matisse’ Coming Mid 2019: Eight Core Zen 2 with PCIe 4.0 https://www.anandtech.com/show/13829/amd-ryzen-3rd-generation-zen-2-pcie-4-eight-core

Show HN: App that lets you record a video and immediately share with a link https://getclick.co

Strang’s “Linear Algebra and Learning from Data” is printed and available http://math.mit.edu/~gs/learningfromdata/

The State of Software Security in 2019 https://noncombatant.org/2019/01/06/state-of-security-2019/

Galactic glimmers: of milk and Old Sinitic reconstructions http://languagelog.ldc.upenn.edu/nll/?p=41346

How “At the Gates” took 7 years of my life – and nearly the rest https://jonshaferondesign.com/2019/01/09/how-at-the-gates-took-7-years-of-my-life-and-nearly-the-rest/

Looking back at Postgres https://arxiv.org/abs/1901.01973

The state of gRPC in the browser https://grpc.io/blog/state-of-grpc-web

IBM internal secret docs show deliberate axing of older staff https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/09/ibm_age_iayoffs/

Road Tripping Around Europe in a Tesla Is Less Fun Than You’d Think https://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2018-tesla-road-trip/

Intro Docker Series – First part on conceptual landscape https://towardsdatascience.com/learn-enough-docker-to-be-useful-b7ba70caeb4b

New Version of the “Roadmap of Web Applications on Mobile” Now Avail from W3C https://www.w3.org/2018/12/web-roadmaps/mobile/

Show HN: Selenium-like user flow testing, but with a nicer interface http://fleetapp.cc/

Is ARM Hungry Enough to Eat Intel’s Favorite Pie? http://blosc.org/posts/arm-memory-walls-followup/

How the Boston Molasses Disaster Ushered in the Era of Modern Regulation https://www.citylab.com/life/2019/01/how-boston-molasses-disaster-ushered-era-modern-regulation/579727/

An Empirical Study on Crash Recovery Bugs in Large-Scale Distributed Systems http://muratbuffalo.blogspot.com/2019/01/paper-review-empirical-study-on-crash.html

Show HN: Markdeck – author cool slides, text-only, offline-ready, collaborative https://github.com/arnehilmann/markdeck

Show HN: Top PDFs Posted to Hacker News in 2018 https://getpolarized.io/2019/01/08/top-pdfs-of-2018-hackernews.html

Vinod Khosla with Sam Altman on How to Build the Future [video] https://blog.ycombinator.com/vinod-khosla-on-how-to-build-the-future/

The “phantom reference”: How a made-up article got almost 400 citations (2017) http://retractionwatch.com/2017/11/14/phantom-reference-made-article-got-almost-400-citations/

JavaScript January: a curated collection of blogs and tutorials, published daily https://www.javascriptjanuary.com/

Rewarding Talent – Handbook on stock options for European entrepreneurs https://www.indexventures.com/rewardingtalent

Marie Kondo’s Advice Praised by Scientists: “Clutter Is Not a Good Thing” https://www.inverse.com/article/52319-marie-kondo-tidying-up-clutter

Behind the Technology That Makes Facebook 3D Photos Possible https://www.alanzucconi.com/?p=9493

More young men dropping out of job market to spend time in an alternate reality https://www.1843magazine.com/features/escape-to-another-world

Inventory of Homes for Sale Is Rising in Silicon Valley and San Francisco https://wolfstreet.com/2019/01/07/housing-bubble-trouble-silicon-valley-san-francisco/

Lattice Attacks Against Weak ECDSA Signatures in Cryptocurrencies [pdf] https://eprint.iacr.org/2019/023.pdf

The Feds Cracked El Chapo’s Encrypted Comms Network by Flipping His System Admin https://gizmodo.com/the-feds-cracked-el-chapos-encrypted-communications-net-1831595734

Digital Strategy for the Library of Congress https://www.loc.gov/digital-strategy

Modchips of the State https://trmm.net/Modchips

Show HN: Yggdrasil Network – compact mesh routing experiment for mesh networks https://yggdrasil-network.github.io

Tesla Roadster is going to be able to hover over the ground, says Elon Musk https://electrek.co/2019/01/09/tesla-roadster-hover-off-the-ground-elon-musk/

Euphrates: A Sega Game Console Emulator https://github.com/mikebenfield/euphrates

Dad style programming jokes https://github.com/wesbos/dad-jokes

Renegade BBS server inside Docker https://github.com/jgoerzen/docker-bbs-renegade

Robotic dildo barred from top tech showcase, prompting sexism claims https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/jan/08/ces-dildo-gender-sex-toy-ose-personal-massager

Simulation of OneWeb, SpaceX and Telesat’s Proposed Constellations http://www.circleid.com/posts/20190102_simulation_of_oneweb_spacex_telesats_broadband_constellations/

Denver could become the first US city to decriminalize magic mushrooms https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/09/health/denver-magic-mushrooms-trnd/index.html

The Book of Shaders: Noise (2015) https://thebookofshaders.com/11/

Scientists discover a process that stabilizes fusion plasmas https://phys.org/news/2019-01-scientists-stabilizes-fusion-plasmas.html

Availability of the Government of the United States https://govavailability.info/

Government shutdown spotlights 78% of US workers live paycheck to paycheck https://www.cnbc.com/2019/01/09/shutdown-highlights-that-4-in-5-us-workers-live-paycheck-to-paycheck.html

Kenya will start teaching Chinese to elementary school students from 2020 https://qz.com/africa/1517681/kenya-to-teach-mandarin-chinese-in-primary-classrooms/

Show HN: A tool to find related subreddits https://anvaka.github.io/sayit/?query=linux

Coinbase Says Ethereum Classic Attack Included $500,000 in Double Spends https://www.ccn.com/breaking-coinbase-says-ethereum-classic-attack-included-500000-in-double-spends/

How US military cartographers and bad digital mapping created a house of horrors https://gizmodo.com/how-cartographers-for-the-u-s-military-inadvertently-c-1830758394

AMD at CES 2019 Live Stream https://www.youtube.com/c/AMD/live

A typo and bag of kitty litter might cost billions in nuclear waste cleanup https://www.businessinsider.com/kitty-litter-nuclear-waste-accident-2016-8

EFF dinks HP Inc finks in rinky-dink ink stink https://www.theregister.co.uk/2016/09/27/eff_slams_hp_for_ink_stink_row/

Lonely George has died and now an entire species is extinct https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/09/us/lonely-george-the-snail-dies-trnd/index.html

Iconic Bookstore Owner Pleads with NYC: Don’t Landmark My Property http://reason.com/reasontv/2019/01/04/leave-the-strand-alone-iconic-booksto

Show HN: Send encrypted secrets from the command line https://www.fluidkeys.com/blog/release-0-3-send-encrypted-secrets/

How we achieve +65% YoY growth by ignoring conventional startup advice https://medium.com/swlh/how-we-achieve-65-yoy-growth-by-ignoring-conventional-startup-advice-24a3eef619c1

Npm, Inc. Has a New CEO, Bryan Bogensberger https://blog.izs.me/2019/01/npm-inc-has-a-new-ceo-bryan-bogensberger

REMME – A blockchain-based protocol for issuing X.509 client certificates https://github.com/Remmeauth/remme-core/tree/dev

Elwood, Illinois Has Become a Vital Hub of America’s Economy. And It’s Hell https://newrepublic.com/article/152836/elwood-illinois-pop-2200-become-vital-hub-americas-consumer-economy-its-hell

Englanders’ greasy fish and chips blamed for 64-meter-long fatberg https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/01/englanders-greasy-fish-and-chips-blamed-for-64-meter-long-fatberg/

Astronomers find another source of repeating radio bursts from outside galaxy https://www.theverge.com/2019/1/9/18172375/astronomy-radio-burst-repeating-intergalactic-chime-galaxy

Democratizing Web Design: Vlad Magdalin https://futureofcoding.org/episodes/035

YouTuber breaks down Ed Sheeran’s formula for hits https://mashable.com/video/make-your-own-ed-sheeran-song/

Ghost Blogging Platform can now be used as a headless CMS https://blog.ghost.org/jamstack/

Full Auto REST APIs for PostgreSQL DBs http://postgrest.org/

Direct3D team office has a Wall of GPU History https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/directx/2019/01/07/wall-of-gpu-history/

Zoom.us slow connection https://status.zoom.us/

Qubes OS 4.0.1 has been released https://www.qubes-os.org/news/2019/01/09/qubes-401/

See people’s faces from miles away in the 195 gigapixel photo of Shanghai https://hackernoon.com/see-peoples-faces-from-miles-away-in-the-195-gigapixel-photo-of-shanghai-2830c1f158ca

El Chapo Trial: How a Colombian I.T. Guy Helped the F.B.I. Take Down the Kingpin https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/08/nyregion/el-chapo-trial.html

Show HN: Procedural image generator in C https://github.com/andportnoy/imggen

Show HN: React Messenger: Chat UX Components Inspired by Facebook Messenger https://github.com/sejr/react-messenger

Show HN: Generate x86 Assembly with Go https://github.com/mmcloughlin/avo

List of Machine Learning/Deep Learning Conferences in 2019 https://tryolabs.com/blog/machine-learning-deep-learning-conferences/

Leela Chess Zero – an open-source distributed project inspired by AlphaZero https://www.reddit.com/r/MachineLearning/comments/adulng/p_leela_chess_zero_an_opensource_distributed/

TensorFlow.js – Real-Time Object Detection in 10 Lines of Code https://hackernoon.com/tensorflow-js-real-time-object-detection-in-10-lines-of-code-baf15dfb95b2

Despite promises, cell carriers are still selling your real-time location data https://techcrunch.com/2019/01/09/us-cell-carriers-still-selling-your-location-data/