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Twitter migrates data to Google Cloud

Google, Facebook spend big on U.S. lobbying amid policy battles

Ontology Is Overrated: Categories, Links, and Tags (2005)

Flight Simulator 4 from 1989 running on three immersive monitors (2017)

Muse (YC W12) Is Hiring a Director of Design and UX

I have magnets implanted in my hands

AMD Open Source Driver for Vulkan

Show HN: Simple Opt Out – Makes it easier to opt out of data sharing

Researchers develop a new houseplant that can clean home air (2018)

Google proposes changes to Chromium which would disable uBlock Origin

Show HN: Bon – programming language designed for simplicity, performance, safety

Indigenous civilizations are far older and more complex than history suggests

Road to OCIv2 Images: What’s Wrong with Tar?

Surprising importance of spontaneous order and noise to how we think

CRISPR-baby scientist fired by university

Oracle underpaid women and minority workers by $401M – Labor Department

Companies Manipulate Glassdoor by Inflating Rankings and Pressuring Employees

An Open Source UI Builder for React

CompCert – A formally verified C compiler

Stoned and Single: Buying Reddit Ads to Promote My Dating Profile

Drones Flying Near Newark Liberty Airport Temporarily Halt Flights

Backblaze Hard Drive Stats for 2018

My self-published book: 11,000 copies, $19,000 royalties, only $3,000 profit!?

“The Linux of social media” – How LiveJournal pioneered, then lost, blogging

U.S. Navy swapping $38,000 periscope joysticks for $30 Xbox controllers on subs

Egos and experiments: Andrew Scull on the travails of social psychology

Cambridge University releases an app that improves concentration akin to Ritalin

Accounting machines, the IBM 1403, and why printers standardized on 132 columns

Remote code execution vulnerability in apt/apt-get

Seneca Valley Virus has earned a reputation as a potent oncolytic agent

Asynchronous Programming in Rust book

Almost half of Americans shop online while drunk–here’s how much it’s costing

Using OAuth for a simple command line script to access Google’s data

Android Q will include more ways for carriers to SIM lock your phone

High-Assurance Separation Kernels: A Survey on Formal Methods (2017)

Netflix Joins MPAA, Leaves the Internet Association

Turtle meat – the ultimate survival diet?

Oceans Are Getting Louder, Posing Potential Threats to Marine Life

‘Right to be forgotten’ used to force Google to remove medical negligence link

MongoDB vs. Amazon DocumentDB: MongoDB CTO Breaks It Down

GitLab 11.7 Shipped with Releases, Multi-Level Child Epics, and NPM Registry

Retrofuturism: Futuristic car concepts of the 1980s (2018)

Code Galaxies Visualization

Design flaw behind MacBook Pro’s “stage light” effect

Naïve Math: The Mendocino Motor and Earnshaw’s Theorem

Odd History of the SD Logo [video]

Microcredit was a hugely hyped solution to global poverty. What happened?

Abusing Exchange: One API Call Away from Domain Admin

Consul – Open Government and E-Participation Web Software

Nuance Has Abandoned Mac Speech Recognition. Will Apple Fill the Void?

You’re never going to have a legacy, so give up trying

Trump Offered NASA Unlimited Funding to Go to Mars in His First Term

Cellist Zoe Keating 2018 streaming revenue

World’s Writing Systems

Show HN: Instantly create a secure URL to your Mac

Is It Time to Rewrite the Operating System in Rust?

John McAfee Tax Evasion Charges, Running for President from Venezeula, in Exile

Show HN: Is the United States government shut down?

San Francisco is a ’train wreck’ of inequality

Show HN: I spent 90 days learning TypeScript to build a UI Framework – rbx

CT-Wasm: Type-Driven Secure Cryptography for the Web Ecosystem

Bomb Threat, Sextortion Spammers Abused Weakness at

“Fake Stake” attacks on chain-based Proof-of-Stake cryptocurrencies

CRT Displays: These Are Not Pixels

Case against behavioral advertising is stacking up

Show HN: Esy – fast and simple package management for native ReasonML/OCaml

The Era of “Move Fast and Break Things” Is Over

The Nizza Secure-System Architecture [pdf]

How to Detect If a Browser Plugin Is Spying on You – A Complete Guide

Meijer: Your Mouse Is a Database

What Makes a Great Logo – Four Critical Qualities That Nobody Talks About

So why do colliding blocks compute pi? [video]

Carbon capture system turns CO2 into electricity and hydrogen fuel

DHS prepares emergency order to prevent DNS hijacking

Fender’s acoustic-electric hybrid is a technological wonder

It’s Not Enough to Fine Facebook. The Feds Should Fine Mark Zuckerberg

U.S. Department of Defense on How to Detect ‘Agile BS’

Max Schrems: The privacy bubble needs to start ’getting shit done’

Americans’ climate change concerns surge to record levels, poll shows

Fully Bideniable Interactive Encryption

Social-Media Outrage Is Collapsing Our Worlds

Show HN: Hosted-Danger: Danger as a Service Written in Crystal by Yahoo Japan

Facebook is the worst thing that’s ever happened to the internet

Elon Musk: Why I’m Building the Starship Out of Stainless Steel

From the NSA to Silicon Valley, a new kind of encryption is going commercial

Sloppy OPSEC gave researchers an inside look at the exploit industry

Washington Post Tries to Take Down Parody Site Announcing Trump’s Resignation

We need to be wary of narratives of economic catastrophe