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Australian Government Design System https://designsystem.gov.au/

Z80 arithmetic: also surprisingly terrible (2018) http://cowlark.com/2018-03-18-z80-arithmetic/index.html

Dropgangs, or the future of darknet markets https://opaque.link/post/dropgang/

Composing Programs in Python, SICP Style https://composingprograms.com/

The Rise and Rise of Chinese Science Fiction https://factordaily.com/china-science-fiction/

FatBoy SoundFont https://fatboy.site/

Tensor Considered Harmful Part 2 http://nlp.seas.harvard.edu/NamedTensor2

Ricochet-IM: Anonymous, decentralized, metadata-resistant instant messaging https://github.com/ricochet-im

Misadventures in process containment https://apenwarr.ca/log/20190111

Writing things down (how to know what to do next) https://blog.manythingsblue.com/2019-01/writing-things-down/

Android vendors, don’t kill my app https://dontkillmyapp.com/

Hospitals Must Now Post Prices. But It May Take a Brain Surgeon to Decipher Them https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/13/us/politics/hospital-prices-online.html

UK engineers have completed the build of the novel Quantum satellite https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-46825269

Strength in Numbers: An Entire Ecosystem Relies on Tor https://blog.torproject.org/strength-numbers-entire-ecosystem-relies-tor

Show HN: Whapp-irc – A simple WhatsApp IRC gateway https://github.com/lieuwex/whapp-irc

Black Hole Evolution Traced Out with Loop Quantum Gravity https://physics.aps.org/articles/v11/127

Generate your document site in 3 seconds https://fine.sh/

ReSeq: Repurposing HiSeq DNA Sequencers https://reseq.hackteria.org/

The Man in Seat Sixty-One https://www.seat61.com/

Broadcasting from Deep Space, a Mysterious Series of Radio Signals https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/10/science/radio-bursts-universe-astronomy.html

Stensal SDK: Retrofitting C/C++ code with quasi-memory-safety https://stensal.com/

Measuring the Age of the Earth (2014) https://whatisnuclear.com/geology.html

Toshi: An Elasticsearch competitor written in Rust https://github.com/toshi-search/Toshi

Proceedings Start Against ‘Sokal Squared’ Hoax Professor https://www.chronicle.com/article/Proceedings-Start-Against/245431

Using spaced repetition systems to see through a piece of mathematics http://cognitivemedium.com/srs-mathematics

Starcity (YC S16) Is Looking for a Principal Software Engineering https://starcity.com/careers/6f5ff2b4-5174-477c-936b-29936cb863d5

Some Day, You’ll Have a Telephone with a Screen and Be Able To Dial a Book https://quoteinvestigator.com/2019/01/09/ebook/

Airlander 10: World’s longest aircraft gets full-production go-ahead https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-beds-bucks-herts-46810151

Show HN: Deep Learning – All You Need to Know for a Great Start https://github.com/osforscience/deep-learning-ocean

Bitcoin’s Biggest Hack in History: 184.4B Bitcoin from Thin Air https://hackernoon.com/bitcoins-biggest-hack-in-history-184-4-ded46310d4ef

An Experimental Port of Clojure to Common Lisp https://github.com/joinr/clclojure

Show HN: Emaildrop – a free disposable email service with a GraphQL API https://www.emaildrop.io

Tip-off from a Nazi that saved my grandparents https://www.bbc.com/news/stories-45919900

Dont believe the hype: the media are unwittingly selling us an AI fantasy https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jan/13/dont-believe-the-hype-media-are-selling-us-an-ai-fantasy

’Most Elusive’ Man in North America (2018) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QcJoW9Lwzs0

Chang’e-4: China Moon probes take snaps of each other https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-46836047

Theory of Peak Advertising and the Future of the Web (2013) http://peakads.org/

Billiard ball bounces are digits of Pi (YouTube) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HEfHFsfGXjs&feature=youtu.be

Single-wire electric power system for renewable-based electric grid (2018) [pdf] http://ptp.irb.hr/upload/mape/solari/07_Dmitry_S_Strebkov_SINGLE-WIRE_ELECTRIC_POWER_SYSTEM_FOR_RE.pdf

An ancient Greek calendar was ahead of its time (2006) https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/old-world-high-tech-141284744/

Darpa Wants to Build Conscious Robots Using Insect Brains https://futurism.com/darpa-wants-conscious-robots-insect-brains/

Project Habakkuk, Britain’s plan to build an aircraft carrier from ice https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Project_Habakkuk

Wikibook-Bot – Automatic Generation of a Wikipedia Book http://arxiv.org/abs/1812.10937v1

A nondeterministic Turing Machine simulator in C https://github.com/0novanta/nondeterministic-turing-machine-simulator

Lifesaving food 90% aren’t eating enough of https://www.bbc.com/news/health-46827426

Prague: A European capital cobbled with Jewish gravestones https://www.bbc.com/news/stories-46845131

Show HN: All entry level jobs and internships at one place http://www.entryleveljobs.me

Apple’s famous walled garden is starting to show cracks https://www.cnbc.com/2019/01/09/apple-walled-garden-starting-to-show-cracks.html

Software Projects Fail: The Software Development Risk Landscape https://github.com/risk-first/website/wiki/Risk-Landscape

Stack Overflow Developer Desktop Build – 2019 https://nickcraver.com/desktop-build/

Open source software took over the world – TechCrunch https://techcrunch.com/2019/01/12/how-open-source-software-took-over-the-world/

University of California tells students not to use WeChat, WhatsApp in China https://edition-m.cnn.com/2019/01/11/asia/university-california-china-wechat-intl/index.html

How do perceptions of beauty vary across the globe? (2015) https://onlinedoctor.superdrug.com/perceptions-of-perfection/

From the Linux Perspective: What I Am Most Looking Forward to in 2019 https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Linux-Looking-Forward-To-2019

Google Drones Can Already Deliver You Coffee in Australia [Video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prhDrfUgpB0

SW-developer tops list of U.S. News and World Report’s annual best jobs rankings https://eu.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/01/08/software-developer-tops-list-u-s-news-best-jobs-2019-rankings/2471576002/

Which countries are on the right track, according to their citizens https://www.ipsos.com/en/what-worries-world-september-2018

The blind spot of science is the neglect of lived experience https://aeon.co/essays/the-blind-spot-of-science-is-the-neglect-of-lived-experience

AWS Cost Savings by Utilizing Kubernetes Ingress with Classic ELB https://akomljen.com/aws-cost-savings-by-utilizing-kubernetes-ingress-with-classic-elb/

California has a new plan to give a monthly check to low-income residents https://www.fastcompany.com/90291550/california-has-a-new-plan-to-give-a-monthly-check-to-low-income-residents