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Notion – All-in-one workspace for notes, tasks, wikis, and databases https://www.notion.so

Guix: An advanced operating system https://ambrevar.xyz/guix-advance/index.html

Porting 30K lines of code from Flow to TypeScript https://davidgom.es/porting-30k-lines-of-code-from-flow-to-typescript/

Ideology Impairs Sound Reasoning https://psyarxiv.com/hspjz

Xapiand: A fast, simple, modern search and storage engine https://kronuz.io/Xapiand/

Field notes: London, England (2018) https://devonzuegel.com/post/field-notes-london-england

Return of the Runtimes: Rethinking the Language Runtime System (2017) [pdf] https://people.eecs.berkeley.edu/~maas/papers/maas-hotos17-cloud30.pdf

Our culture has two types of forgetting http://nautil.us/issue/68/context/how-well-forget-john-lennon

Getting an IBM AS/400 Midrange Computer on the Internet https://justanotherelectronicsblog.com/?p=503

Security Checklist https://securitycheckli.st/

Slack Plans to Follow Spotify on Unconventional IPO Route https://www.wsj.com/articles/slack-planning-to-pursue-direct-listing-11547202723

What is Life? by Erwin Schrödinger (1944) [pdf] http://www.whatislife.ie/downloads/What-is-Life.pdf

Writing an OS in Rust: Introduction to Paging https://os.phil-opp.com/paging-introduction/

Icecast: Open Source multimedia streaming https://icecast.org/

Project Alias hacks Amazon Echo and Google Home to protect privacy https://www.fastcompany.com/90290703/this-is-the-first-truly-great-amazon-alexa-and-google-home-hack

Highly mutated cancers respond better to immune therapy https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-00143-8

Secure and Ad-Free Internet Anywhere with Streisand and Pi Hole https://ifelse.io/2019/01/12/secure-ad-free-internet-anywhere-with-streisand-and-pi-hole/

AWS, MongoDB, and the Economic Realities of Open Source https://stratechery.com/2019/aws-mongodb-and-the-economic-realities-of-open-source/

Mystro (YC S17) Is Hiring a Software Engineer https://angel.co/driver-partners-1/jobs/276754-software-engineer

Jannie Duncan: “Beautiful Human” or Fugitive Killer? https://narratively.com/jannie-duncan-beautiful-human-or-fugitive-killer/

Neuronal Dynamics: From single neurons to networks and models of cognition https://neuronaldynamics.epfl.ch/online/index.html

Incident Response Documentation https://response.pagerduty.com/

Towards verified compilation of CakeML into WebAssembly [pdf] https://lorenz.leutgeb.xyz/paper/cakeml-wasm-viennajs-beam.pdf

Testing isn’t everything https://arp242.net/weblog/testing.html

Ministry of Mr. Rogers – By Robert Sullivan https://www.nybooks.com/articles/2019/01/17/ministry-of-mister-rogers/

Show HN: Fff – A terminal file manager written in bash https://github.com/dylanaraps/fff/#

We wasted $50K on Google Search Ads and the insights we got on the way https://www.indiehackers.com/@AntonElfimov/we-wasted-50k-on-google-ads-so-you-don-t-have-to-af688095de

Computational and Inferential Thinking: The Foundations of Data Science https://www.inferentialthinking.com/chapters/intro.html

Why access and API tokens are the new passwords but worse https://emilebosch.com/2018/10/06/why-acess-tokens-are-the-new-passwords-but-worse/

Kerr black holes images and videos (2012) http://www.madore.org/~david/math/kerr.html

Using Git Bisect to Find Bugs https://americanexpress.io/git-bisect/

Urbit / Primer (2019) https://urbit.org/primer/

Here is my collection of 600+ “old” digital cameras http://old-digitalcameras.com/

Show HN: SoundZoom – Microtonal and Isomorphic Keyboard HTML5 App http://www.dodeka.info/microtonal-isomorphic-keyboard-app/

A summary and curation of the top-ranked content on Node.js best practices https://github.com/i0natan/nodebestpractices

Show HN: HeyFromTheFuture – Advice people wish they had at your age https://heyfromthefuture.com/age/

AlaSQL.js – JavaScript SQL Database for Browser and Node.js https://github.com/agershun/alasql

Tidal Under Criminal Investigation in Norway Over ’Faked’ Streams https://www.engadget.com/2019/01/14/tidal-criminal-investigation-faked-streams/

Consumption of dark roast coffee blend reduces DNA damage in humans https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00394-018-1863-2

David Maurer, the Dean of Criminal Language https://crimereads.com/david-maurer-the-dean-of-criminal-language/

Xenix tales: 8086 and Xenix 386 networking https://github.com/retrohun/blog/tree/master/dt/xenixtales

Chezmoi: manage your dotfiles securely across multiple machines https://github.com/twpayne/chezmoi

Elixir v1.8.0 released: better introspection, faster compilation and speed-ups https://elixir-lang.org/blog/2019/01/14/elixir-v1-8-0-released/

Show HN: Security Checklist – resources to improve online privacy and security https://securitycheckli.st/

MacKenzie Bezos likely to be world’s richest woman after divorce https://www.wired.com/story/mackenzie-bezos-amazon-lone-genius-myth/

Factors in authentication https://apenwarr.ca/log/20190114

Halo was written with a Lisp dialect called blamscript (2014) https://opencarnage.net/index.php?/topic/4156-scripting-guide/

Your new smart TV is so cheap because it’s collecting and selling your data https://www.businessinsider.com/smart-tv-data-collection-advertising-2019-1

Designers Spill the Beans: How to Make Your Own Logo from Scratch https://blog.themeskingdom.com/how-to-make-your-own-logo-from-scratch/

Apple stops you playing different music on iPhone and HomePod https://www.cultofmac.com/600518/apple-music-stops-parallel-streaming/

Apple Wanted to Use Qualcomm Chips for 2018 iPhones, Qualcomm Wouldn’t Sell Them https://www.macrumors.com/2019/01/14/apple-qualcomm-chips-2018-iphones/

Widely used access badge system PremiSys has a hardcoded backdoor https://www.techspot.com/news/78264-widely-used-access-badge-system-premisys-has-hardcoded.html

Treadreaderapp homepage is a conspiracy theory tire fire http://threadreaderapp.com/

Copyright Week 2019: Join Us in the Fight for Better Copyright Law and Policy https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2019/01/its-copyright-week-2019-join-us-fight-better-copyright-law-and-policy

Africa by Toto to play on eternal loop ’down in Africa’ https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-46861137

Newspack by WordPress.com – A New Publishing Solution for News Organizations http://en.blog.wordpress.com/2019/01/14/newspack-by-wordpress-com/

TypeScript Express Tutorial #7. Relational Databases with Postgres and TypeORM https://wanago.io/2019/01/14/express-postgres-relational-databases-typeorm/

Study: Bias Drops Dramatically for Sexual Orientation and Race – But Not Weight https://www.wbur.org/commonhealth/2019/01/11/implicit-bias-gay-black-weight

MacKenzie Bezos and the Myth of the Lone Genius Founder https://www.wired.com/story/mackenzie-bezos-amazon-lone-genius-myth/

A Look at the PayPal Mafia’s Continued Impact on Silicon Valley https://venturebeat.com/2019/01/13/a-look-at-the-paypal-mafias-continued-impact-on-silicon-valley/

Voder 1939 voice synthesizer https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=TsdOej_nC1M

Disable Flash support by default in Firefox 69 https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1519434

Tesla is giving a Model 3 away to a hacker who can crack it – Electrek https://electrek.co/2019/01/14/tesla-model-3-giveaway-hacker/

A Wake-Up Call for Tech Managers: Listen to Your Programmers https://medium.com/coaching-notes/a-wake-up-call-for-tech-managers-d0415775efd0

Solutions to social problems must consider the human perspective https://terranostra.one/posts/Silicon-Valley-Syndrome.html

Mutiny on the Sex Raft: how a 70s science project descended into violent chaos https://www.theguardian.com/film/2019/jan/14/mutiny-on-the-sex-raft-70s-experiment-santiago-genoves

China Sentences Canadian, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, to Death https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/14/world/asia/china-canada-schellenberg-retrial.html

Css tricks design v17 https://css-tricks.com/design-v17/

Show HN: WSL compatibility for Windows ssh-agent https://github.com/reynoldsbd/wsl-agent-bridge

Things I learnt after quitting Google for a job at a hyper-growth startup https://www.techinasia.com/ten-learnt-quitting-google-job-hypergrowth-startup

Retro-Bit: Sega Controllers Are Coming This February, and They’re Glorious https://www.tomsguide.com/us/retro-bit-sega-controllers-release-date,news-29100.html

A three-page paper that shook philosophy, with lessons for software engineers http://jsomers.net/blog/gettiers

Manifesto for Half-Arsed Agile Software Development https://www.halfarsedagilemanifesto.org/

Will Headless Intel Woo AMD’s Lisa Su? https://www.eetimes.com/author.asp?section_id=36&doc_id=1334179

How Trump-Russia facts look from a counterintelligence perspective https://threader.app/thread/1084498964114821120

SQL 3d engine (interactive preview) https://beta.observablehq.com/@pallada-92/sql-3d-engine

Mitochondrial DNA can be inherited from fathers, not just mothers https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-00093-1

Lambda School – interesting model, only pay for lessons when you get a tech job https://lambdaschool.com/