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Re-decentralizing the Web, for good this time

Retro game engine for developers that enjoy creating games like it’s 1997

Approaching the kernel year-2038 end game

Thinking Forth – A Language and Philosophy for Solving Problems (1984) [pdf]

I Can No Longer Recommend Google Fi

Michael Atiyah has died

Mino Games Is Hiring Game Programmers in Montreal

Unifying Logical and Statistical AI (2006) [pdf]

Pipelining Consensus Writes to Speed Up Distributed SQL Transactions

An Explanation of the Rendering Equation [video]

Show HN: FarmNet, an open-source LoRA agricultural sensing/actuation network

A Daughter’s Disability and a Father’s Awakening

BitPatron – A Bitcoin Censorship-Free Patreon Alternative

EFF Responds to Bird’s Legal Threats to Boing Boing

Musicmap: Genealogy and History of Popular Music Genres

The BETA Programming Language

Medical Marketing in the United States, 1997-2016

When London’s Dragons Ruled Before Skyscrapers

PHP Apprentice – An online, open-source book for learning PHP

South Korea’s program of higher wages and taxes – so far, it’s not working

The Dark Side of Zero Knowledge: Masking the initial setup in Zk-SNARK

Language Server Protocol implementation for Swift and C-based languages

A homemade piece of lab equipment recreating chemical evolution (2015)

AT&T Plans to Fire 7,000 People Despite Tax Breaks, Net Neutrality Repeal

Donald Knuth – The Joy of Asymptotics (2000) [video]

The strange normality of life in a breakaway state

“The Book of Why” by Pearl and Mackenzie

A Year-Long Undercover Plot to Blow Up Eve Online’s Most Notorious Space Station

Article 13 is almost finished and will change the internet as we know it

I was wrong about Google and Facebook: there’s nothing wrong with them

How to Be an Expert in a Changing World (2014)

Dennis Johnson, Creator of a Rediscovered Minimalist Score, Has Died

Ottoman-Era Photographs Take on New Meaning in Their Digital Life (2018)

uLisp: Lisp for microcontrollers

Raspberry Pi Foundation Announces RISC-V Foundation Membership

Writing a Self-Mutating x86_64 C Program (2013)

Free online WebAssembly Studio

Saudi Women, Tired of Restraints, Find Ways to Flee

How the Internet Is Broken: Big Questions and Bad Answers

SpaceX will reduce its workforce by 10 percent

The potential of deep-sea mud as a source of rare-earth elements (2018)

Bipolar Junction Transistors in Reverse Avalanche Mode

Let’s remember this when the down rounds come

The ’Future Book’ Is Here, but It’s Not What We Expected

A new algorithm for solving archaeological puzzles

Deep Learning Basics: Introduction and Overview [video]

Connectivity When Chinese hackers declared war on the rest of us

Die shot collection of Pauli Rautakorpi, Wikipedia user

Shifting North Magnetic Pole Forces Unprecedented Navigation Fix

How to Stay Focused When You’re Working from Home

Vintage “Soviet Santa” Postcards Were Propaganda for the Space Race (2018)

Another Huawei businessman arrested for spying

Easter Island monument locations explained by freshwater sources

Tim Brady on Leadership Challenges in Fast-Growing Companies

Huawei finds itself in the crosshairs of Western security agencies

111 Donald Knuth Lectures Uploaded by Stanford

‘Breadcoin’ is a new currency in D.C. for people in need

FBI Opened Inquiry into Whether Trump Was Secretly Working on Behalf of Russia

CDC says it’s another severe flu season with 7.3M people sick so far

Show HN: Humaaans, generate human illustrations in one line

The men who stay awake so India’s rich can sleep

America’s Electric Grid Has a Vulnerable Back Door–and Russia Walked Through It

National park campers cut down protected Joshua trees during government shutdown

List of hilarious and useless things at CES

Verizon Suffers Cloud Data Leak Exposing Data on Millions of Customers (2017)

Huawei employee arrested, accused of “high-level espionage” for China

Turkish journalist jailed for reporting true facts on Panama Papers

Cadillac to Evolve into GM’s Tesla-Fighting Brand, Develop New EVs: Report

NASA Air Traffic Management Blockchain Infrastructure Based on HyperLedger [pdf]

Brexit panic buying: UK police advise shops to hire extra security

Millions on prescription sleeping pills would sleep through a fire alarm

The Mere-Exposure Effect: How Casey Neistat Makes Pop-Songs

I Built Myself a Workshop in My Very Small San Francisco Studio Apartment

’If you enter a camp, you never come out’: inside China’s war on Islam

3-D printing 100 times faster with light

The Shutdown Reveals Just How Automated Our Government Already Is

Great Britain’s longest linear walk without crossing a road – Ordnance Survey

The Instagram-Husband Revolution

How I Applied Coding Best Practices to Improve My Daily Life

Physics explains why time passes faster as you age

Show HN: Gathio, an easy way to share events for those of us without Facebook

Yellow vests knock out 60% of all speed cameras in France

Netflix Chose a New Market Over Free Speech. That Sets a Disturbing Precedent

EFF flips Bird the bird, says Boing Boing post doesn’t violate copyright law

Let the Other 95% of Great Programmers in (2014)