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How to Find Hidden Cameras and Spy Gear Like a Professional https://www.senteltechsecurity.com/blog/post/how-to-find-hidden-cameras/

Microsoft pledges $500M for affordable housing in Seattle area https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/16/technology/microsoft-affordable-housing-seattle.html

The 773M Record “Collection #1” Data Breach https://www.troyhunt.com/the-773-million-record-collection-1-data-reach/

Zillow CEO: startups trying to disrupt real estate commissions will fail (2012) https://www.geekwire.com/2012/zillow-ceo-spencer-rascoff-startups-disrupt-real-estate-commissions-doomed-fail/

Mastercard will stop free trials from automatically billing you once it’s over https://www.theverge.com/2019/1/16/18185468/mastercard-free-trials-stop-automatic-billing-new-policy-rule

Machine Learning Music Composed by Fragments of 100s of Terabytes of Recordings https://nwn.blogs.com/nwn/2019/01/wdch-dreams-robert-thomas-la-phil.html

ArangoDB: Multi-model highly available NoSQL database https://www.arangodb.com/

DOJ: Hackers broke into an SEC database and made millions from inside info https://www.cnbc.com/2019/01/15/international-stock-trading-scheme-hacked-into-sec-database-justice-dept-says.html

After GDPR, The New York Times cut off ad exchanges and kept growing ad revenue https://digiday.com/media/new-york-times-gdpr-cut-off-ad-exchanges-europe-ad-revenue/

Crisis on the High Plains:The Loss of America’s Largest Aquifer – Ogallala(2018) http://duwaterlawreview.com/crisis-on-the-high-plains-the-loss-of-americas-largest-aquifer-the-ogallala/

Byju’s buys Osmo for $120M to add blended learning to its education business https://techcrunch.com/2019/01/16/byjus-buys-osmo-for-120m/

What’s Causing the Rise of Hoarding Disorder? https://daily.jstor.org/whats-causing-the-rise-of-hoarding-disorder/

Blockstream Satellite API: Pay with BTC via Lightning to Broadcast Data Globally https://blockstream.com/2019/01/16/satellite_api_beta_live/

VPS VPN – GhostiFi https://ghostifi.net

Sacklers Directed Efforts to Mislead Public About OxyContin, Documents Indicate https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/15/health/sacklers-purdue-oxycontin-opioids.html

Republic – Invest as little as $10 in private startups https://republic.co/

MongoDB should not be part of a stable release https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=916107

Demystifying Radix Trees: How Radix trees made blocking IPs 5000 times faster https://blog.sqreen.io/demystifying-radix-trees/

When People Are as Predictable as Water [video] http://nautil.us/blog/when-people-are-as-predictable-as-water

Bitwig Studio 3: Enter The Grid. https://www.bitwig.com/en/19/bitwig-studio-3.html

The Mysteries of Rhodes Pharmaceuticals, the Sackler Family’s 2nd Opioid Company https://hcrenewal.blogspot.com/2019/01/the-mysteries-surrounding-rhodes.html

Text Preprocessing Methods for Deep Learning https://mlwhiz.com/blog/2019/01/17/deeplearning_nlp_preprocess/

No more XS4ALL is unthinkable http://lgms.nl/blog-12-plain

I’m going to work full-time on free software https://drewdevault.com/2019/01/15/Im-doing-FOSS-full-time.html

FBI affidavit against Ryan S. Lin in cyberstalking case (2017) https://www.justice.gov/opa/press-release/file/1001841/download

The curious case of the Raspberry Pi in the network closet https://blog.haschek.at/2018/the-curious-case-of-the-RasPi-in-our-network.html

Show HN: Postmake – A directory of tools and resources for your projects https://postmake.io

Reverse engineering GoDaddy’s tracking script https://lolware.net/2019/01/14/godaddy-tracking-code.html

Bauhaus in pictures: The architects exiled by Nazis https://www.bbc.com/news/in-pictures-46863364

A Stroke Turned a 63-Year-Old into a Rap Legend https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2019/01/doctor-rapp/579634/

BuildZoom (marketplace for construction) is hiring engineers https://jobs.lever.co/buildzoom

Show HN: Shiny.js simulates reflections on the web for mobile devices https://github.com/rikschennink/shiny

10th anniversary of Flight 1549 https://twitter.com/i/moments/1085654956458225666

Police, Computing, and Nationalism – Kamau Bobb http://kamaubobb.com/2019/01/police-computing-and-nationalism/

Libc on macOS invokes Perl as a subprocess for string processing (2017) https://twitter.com/PttPrgrmmr/status/918705233072594945

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on what it means to be “an African writer” https://www.newstatesman.com/culture/books/2019/01/shut-and-write

Nuclear – Popcorn Time for music https://github.com/nukeop/nuclear

Show HN: Image Dataset of 5,623 street art photos of 15 labeled artists https://www.floydhub.com/rememberlenny/datasets/street-art-photos-with-15-artists-sap15a

Show HN: Small project on particle animation, genetic algorithms and plain JS https://github.com/dg92/ant_sugar

Startup that charges $8,000 to fill your veins with young blood to defeat aging https://www.businessinsider.com/young-blood-transfusions-open-accepting-paypal-payments-cities-ambrosia-2019-1

Patreon’s inability to protect free speech is giving rise to Bitcoin solutions https://medium.com/bitpatron/patreons-inability-to-protect-free-speech-is-giving-rise-to-bitcoin-solutions-868ccc7e131c

‘Alarming’ burnout is making doctors want to kill themselves https://nypost.com/2019/01/16/alarming-burnout-is-making-doctors-want-to-kill-themselves/

Quotes for developers https://fortrabbit.github.io/quotes/

Facebook users don’t know that it records a list of their interests, new study https://www.theverge.com/2019/1/16/18185312/facebook-interest-ad-targeting-pew-study-privacy-control

Scientists grow perfect human blood vessels in a petri dish https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/01/190116130820.htm

Strongest opponents of GM foods know the least but think they know the most https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jan/14/gm-foods-scientific-ignorance-fuels-extremist-views-study

Phishing-proof passwordless authentication with FIDO2 and WebAuthn (notes) https://webplatform.news/issues/2019-01-16

US signs act that opens government data to the public into law https://www.engadget.com/2019/01/15/open-government-data-act-law/

A hot startup raised $66M in 5 days using these 24 slides https://www.businessinsider.com/startup-pitch-deck-front-fundraising-venture-2018-6

Async IO in Python: A Complete Walkthrough https://realpython.com/async-io-python/

Jack Bogle, founder of Vanguard Group and creator of the index fund has died https://www.cnbc.com/2018/12/14/jack-bogle-founder-of-vanguard-group-and-creator-of-the-index-fund-dies-at-age-89.html

World’s first battery-free Bluetooth chip pulls power from the air https://futurism.com/the-byte/battery-free-bluetooth-chip

Jack Bogle, founder of Vanguard Group and creator of the index fund, dies age 89 https://www.cnbc.com/2018/12/14/jack-bogle-founder-of-vanguard-group-and-creator-of-the-index-fund-xxxxxes-at-age-89.html

SpaceX is moving its Mars spaceship and booster work to Texas https://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-spacex-port-of-la-20190116-story.html

US Aid to Afghanistan Could Pay Every Household a Average Salary for 14 Yearrs http://thesoundingline.com/us-aid-to-afghanistan-could-have-paid-every-afghani-household-an-average-salary-for-14-years/

Macron and French centrists don’t have answers, protests head for 10th week https://theintercept.com/2019/01/15/yellow-vest-gilet-jaune-protests-france/

Who was Jason Spindler? American who survived 9/11 dies in Kenya terror attack https://www.newsweek.com/jason-spindler-9-11-kenya-terror-attack-nairobi-1293622

McDonald’s loses Big Mac trademark after legal battle with Irish chain https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/jan/15/mcdonalds-loses-big-mac-trademark-legal-battle-supermacs

GVisor: Building and Battle Testing a Userspace OS in Go https://www.infoq.com/presentations/gvisor-os-go

Resilience of the real estate agent: inside look at Redfin, Trulia, Zillow https://www.geekwire.com/2013/resilience-real-estate-agent-redfin-trulia-zillow/

Unity: Updated Terms of Service and commitment to being an open platform https://blogs.unity3d.com/2019/01/16/updated-terms-of-service-and-commitment-to-being-an-open-platform/

FCC’s answer to Mobile selling location data: Burying its head in the ground https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/15/fcc_location_data/

Court Says Domino’s Pizza Website Must Be Accessible to the Blind https://www.courthousenews.com/court-says-dominos-pizza-website-must-be-accessible-to-the-blind/

What is the procedure when UK MPs go to take a vote in the House of Commons? https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-actual-procedure-when-UK-MPs-go-to-take-a-vote-in-the-House-of-Commons?share=1

Jellyfish Genome Hints That Complexity Isn’t Genetically Complex http://nautil.us/blog/jellyfish-genome-hints-that-complexity-isnt-genetically-complex

Show HN: Frontend Jobs – find your next great frontend developer gig https://frontendjobs.tech/?

Musicians Come Clean on How They Live, Create, and Thrive While Sober https://www.gq.com/story/clean-musicians?src=longreads

Amazon Asks New Grads to Sign on Without Knowing Where They Will Work? https://www.reddit.com/r/cscareerquestions/comments/aggypc/accepting_offer_without_location/

As Our Food Gets Cheaper, Farmers and Laborers Pay the Price http://fortune.com/longform/cheap-groceries-food-farmers-laborers/

Theranos whistleblowers reflect on failure of the Silicon Valley ‘unicorn’ https://www.stanforddaily.com/2019/01/15/theranos-whistleblowers-reflect-on-failure-of-the-silicon-valley-unicorn/

Apple Watch is now a decidedly bigger business than the iPod ever was https://mobile.twitter.com/asymco/status/1080670681111638016?s=12

Show HN: Lurrker – Another way to browse Reddit https://lurrker.com

Opinion: Toxic Positivity https://rihards.com/2019/toxic-positivity/

Disney files claim on Star Wars fanfilm and monetizes it [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=acPFPu_UZWE

Next Semiconductor Revolution: CTO Intel, VP Applied Mat, F Faggin & Brewer Sci https://semiengineering.com/the-next-semiconductor-revolution/

North Korean Hackers Gain Access to Chilean ATMs Through Skype https://gizmodo.com/employee-falls-for-fake-job-interview-over-skype-gives-1831801832

John Bogle, who founded Vanguard and revolutionized retirement saving dies at 89 http://www.philly.com/business/a/john-bogle-dead-vanguard-obituary-20190116.html

Rappers, sorted by the size of their vocabulary (Updated January 16, 2019) https://pudding.cool/projects/vocabulary/