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New Technology Uses Lasers to Transmit Audible Messages to Specific People

GuiLite: Tiny UI framework, can run on MCU without OS, or with Qt/MFC/UWP/XCode

Show HN: Learn React fundamentals

Apple restores Google’s internal iOS apps after certificate misuse punishment

Product-building articles by PMs at major tech companies

The UAE’s secret hacking team of U.S. mercenaries

Iris Automation Is Hiring a Computer Vision Expert – AI for Drones

Criminals Are Tapping into the Phone Network Backbone to Empty Bank Accounts

The impact of color palettes on the prices of paintings

CamelCamelCamel: $44.6k disk failure, down until Feb 3

Extramaze: Using Racket, PostgreSQL, AWS, but no ads or JavaScript (2018)

Something mysterious is blocking car key fobs from working in an Alberta town

Everything you ever wanted to know about building a secure password reset (2012)

Locast, a Free App Streaming Network TV, Would Love to Get Sued

Just because it’s falsifiable doesn’t mean it’s good science

UltraViolet DRM will close on July 31, 2019

Faster hash joiner with vectorized execution

Forget everything you know about 3D printing – the ‘replicator’ is here

Regiomontanus: The Man in the Moon (2015)

Ganbreeder – Create beautiful, wild and weird images

Slow CI: real problem or easy excuse for developers?

How to teach programming to your loved ones [video]

Shatter Secrets: Using Secret Sharing to Cross Borders with Encrypted Devices

Plants and animals sometimes take genes from bacteria, study of algae suggests

Stealing the Enemy’s Urban Advantage: The Battle of Sadr City

History of the BASIC Engine (2018)

A Coder Who Became a Crime Boss

Converting Wi-Fi signals to electricity with new 2-D materials

Scott Alexander Reviews Thiel’s Zero to One

Can We Prove Time Protection?

A proposed API for full-memory encryption

2,400 MOOCs Starting in February

Locast, a Free App Streaming Network TV, Would Love to Get Sued

Revoking JWTs (JSON Web Tokens)

Germs and ancient migrations help explain our world of ’haves’ and ’have nots’

Table-Saw Kickback on Camera (2012) [video]

Show HN: An HTML abstraction centered on simplicity

Apple has restored Facebook’s enterprise certificate

RSS-Bridge: the RSS feed for websites missing it

Star Trek–like replicator 3D prints entire objects in minutes

Cal Newport on Why We’ll Look Back at Our Smartphones Like Cigarettes

A Few Useful Things to Know about Machine Learning (2012) [pdf]

The ’Erin Brockovich town’ is still toxic and nearly abandoned

Death of the private self: how 15 years of Facebook changed the human condition

Show HN: Hedge – An API and web UI for building blockchain-based apps

China is erasing its border with Hong Kong [video]

Opinion: A.I. Could Worsen Health Disparities

Skin in the Game by Nassim Nicholas Taleb – digested read (2018)

Five Corrections to The New York Times

OxyContin Maker Explored Expansion into “Attractive” Anti-Addiction Market

The Latest YA Twitter Pile on Forces a Rising Star to Self-Cancel

Shutting down Google+ for consumer (personal) accounts on April 2, 2019

2019: What’s Coming Next on DigitalOcean

Dennis M. Hope Has Owned the Moon Since 1980 Because He Says So

Struggling with My Drinker’s Problem

Mystery illness sees Canada halve its Cuba embassy staff

Do they have work/life balance? Investigating potential employers with GitHub

Head of Android Security: Locking Out Law Enforcement Is Unintended Side Effect

Server-side rendering: how to serve authenticated content

Apple’s FaceTime Bug Will Be Investigated by New York’s Attorney General

Woman uses DNA test, finds sperm donor – and pays a “devastating” price

NYC Council questions tax breaks and economic impact of Amazon HQ2

Using Logic Programming to Recover C++ Classes and Methods from Executables

Foxconn reconsidering plans to make LCD panels at Wisconsin plant


Justice Department Announces Court-Authorized Efforts to Map and Disrupt Botnet

Foxconn reconsidering plans to make LCD panels at Wisconsin plant

Huge Cavity in Antarctic Glacier Signals Rapid Decay

Worker wage gains just broke 3% for the first time in more than 10 years

FinFisher offered to sell nation-states a zero-click iOS compromise

When your UX is so bad your userbase ridicules it in a whole series of comics

Freedom of speech memo, President of the university of Alaska, March 2001

Apple bans Facebook’s Research app that paid users for data

Microsoft accidentally deletes customer DBs

Facebook Moves to Block Ad Transparency Tools

I had a job interview for a position at a company called Web Applications UK

Black Swans Journal Club (for deep learning papers)

By defying Apple’s rules, Facebook shows it never learns

Scientists find link between infection with Toxoplasma gondii and schizophrenia

An AI crushed two human pros at StarCraft–but it wasn’t a fair fight

Lyft Will Reportedly Sue Over New York’s Minimum Pay for Drivers Law

Facebook Moves to Block Ad Transparency Tools

Robocalls reach ridiculous level, as people are afraid to answer their phones

Apple revoked Facebook’s iOS developer certificate

CamelCamelCamel is down for a week, 3 failed hard drives and $45k

FBI Charges Second Apple Employee with Stealing Autonomous Car Secrets

Facebook employees ’angry’ after Apple blocks its internal iOS apps

Inside a key Hawaii intelligence outpost listening in on the Pacific

Terabytes of Enron data have quietly gone missing from the Department of Energy

“I, Robot” – the 3 laws considered harmful

Nest Cams Hijacked in the Name of PewDiePie and North Korea Pranks

Evidence of Kremlin assassination plot that British authorities sidelined

Apple to ban Facebook’s research app that collects users’ personal information

Amazon Corretto: No-Cost, Multiplatform Distribution of OpenJDK

A “gold standard” study finds deleting Facebook is great for your mental health

Facebook Referred to Kids as Young as Five as “Whales” for Its Monetized Games