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Oh God, It’s Raining Newsletters http://craigmod.com/essays/newsletters/

PostgreSQL used fsync incorrectly for 20 years https://fosdem.org/2019/schedule/event/postgresql_fsync/

Effectiveness of Photodynamic Therapy in Elimination of HPV in Mexican Women [pdf] https://twin.sci-hub.tw/6319/73863883d6bd8895505fcc8581dfc0e0/maldonadoalvarado2017.pdf

Show HN: Search icons visually http://compute.vision/nouns/index.html

Modern Robotics: Mechanics, Planning, and Control – Free Textbook (2017) http://hades.mech.northwestern.edu/index.php/Modern_Robotics

Robot Academy – Open online robotics education resource https://robotacademy.net.au

Learn Multi Platform 6502 Assembly Programming for Monsters http://www.chibiakumas.com/6502/

Show HN: Make your site’s pages instant in one minute https://instant.page/

Swc – Fast JavaScript to JavaScript compiler https://swc-project.github.io/blog/2019/02/08/Introducing-swc-1.0

How to Calculate the Phase of the Moon http://witchy.co/trig/

Understanding the Linux Virtual Memory Manager (2007) [pdf] https://www.kernel.org/doc/gorman/pdf/understand.pdf

EsoLangVM Compiler Infrastructure https://github.com/shinh/elvm

Guidelines for keeping a laboratory notebook http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~bioslabs/tools/notebook/notebook.html

OpenLisp – A Full and Efficient ISO/IEC 13816:2007(E) ISLISP Implementation http://christian.jullien.free.fr/

Explaining Docker and Containers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JSLpG_spOBM

Attacking a Pay Wall That Hides Public Court Filings https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/04/us/politics/pacer-fees-lawsuit.html

Mr. Jaynes’ Wild Ride (2013) https://meltingasphalt.com/mr-jaynes-wild-ride/

Fortnite Is the Future, but Probably Not for the Reasons You Think https://redef.com/original/5c599eb966c7bb710656c824

Strangler pattern, a powerful simple concept to do refactoring https://www.martinfowler.com/bliki/StranglerApplication.html

Aboriginal Hunters’ Fires Help Restore an Australian Desert https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/08/science/australia-aboriginal-fires-martu.html

Update in ajv package broke webpack https://github.com/webpack/webpack/issues/8768

Hash Crack: Password Cracking Manual https://www.netmux.com/blog/hash-crack-v3

Bad Words for Describing Software Products https://www.gkogan.co/blog/bad-words/

Why Financial Planning Is Exciting at Least for a Data Scientist https://eng.uber.com/financial-planning-for-data-scientist/

WHO recommends rescheduling cannabis in international law for the first time https://www.newsweek.com/who-recommends-rescheduling-cannabis-international-law-first-time-history-1324613

Show HN: Karaoke for Piano Overlaid and Synched with YouTube Videos https://pianop.ly/

Halting Password Puzzles (2007) [pdf] https://crypto.stanford.edu/~xb/security07/hkdf.pdf

ParaSail Programming Language: parallel programming language http://parasail-lang.org/

Show HN: Morphogen.io a website created in reaction diffusion shaders https://www.morphogen.io/

Logflare: free edge logs via Cloudflare Worker https://logflare.app/

Futhark 0.9.1 released – now with CUDA backend https://futhark-lang.org/blog/2019-02-08-futhark-0.9.1-released.html

Meth and murder: New kind of drug war makes Tijuana one of deadliest cities https://www.latimes.com/world/mexico-americas/la-fg-mexico-tijuana-drug-violence-20190130-htmlstory.html

Apple Sued Over Not Letting Customers Disable Two-Factor Auth After Two Weeks https://www.macrumors.com/2019/02/09/apple-two-factor-authentication-lawsuit/

Getting started with Readable Human Format https://readable.red/getting-started

New Evidence for the Strange Geometry of Thought http://nautil.us/blog/new-evidence-for-the-geometry-of-thought

Detailed Notes on Peter Thiel’s Zero to One https://github.com/ibrahim0814/books

Lawn Love (YC S14) Is Hiring a Director of Paid Marketing https://lawn-love.workable.com/

Hotel booking sites to end ’misleading’ sales https://bbc.com/news/business-47141538

Microsoft security chief: IE is not a browser, so stop using it as your default https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-security-chief-ie-is-not-a-browser-so-stop-using-it-as-your-default/

Understanding x86 machine code to assembly http://www.c-jump.com/CIS77/CPU/x86/lecture.html

AT&T sued by Sprint, must defend decision to tell users that 4G is “5G E” https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2019/02/sprint-sues-att-to-stop-it-from-calling-its-4g-service-5g-e/

Some thoughts on asynchronous API design in a post-async/await world (2016) https://vorpus.org/blog/some-thoughts-on-asynchronous-api-design-in-a-post-asyncawait-world/

Visual Noises – Noise Algorithms Visualised in 1D and 2D https://ramesaliyev.com/visual-noises/

Show HN: AR hand puppets and more from 2D/3D feature point extraction CNNs https://heartbeat.fritz.ai/real-time-2d-3d-feature-point-extraction-from-a-mobile-camera-80c9dc3c207a

Create your own game engine but don’t use it (2017) https://www.zeroequalsfalse.press/2017/07/12/engine/

Mathematical Proofs as Music: Metamath Music http://us.metamath.org/mpeuni/mmmusic.html

When Schumann Ruined His Fingers – And His Concert Career (2017) https://www.wqxr.org/story/weird-classical-when-schumann-ruined-his-fingers-and-his-concert-career/

Turkey Tells China to Close ’Camps’ Holding Muslim Uighurs http://time.com/5526022/turkey-china-concentration-camps-uighurs/

New Go Client for Elasticsearch https://github.com/elastic/go-elasticsearch

Finding Lena Forsen, the Patron Saint of JPEGs https://www.wired.com/story/finding-lena-the-patron-saint-of-jpegs/

Getting Started with Google Colab: solving your problems with free GPU https://towardsdatascience.com/getting-started-with-google-colab-f2fff97f594c

Amazon and Hulu’s algorithms are recommending conspiracy theory films https://www.businessinsider.com/amazon-hulu-feature-conspiracy-theory-films-like-loose-change-2019-2

Captain Marvel throwback site https://www.marvel.com/captainmarvel

Google: News sites may lose 45% of traffic if EU passes its Copyright Reform https://thenextweb.com/eu/2019/02/07/google-copyright-reform-eu-article-11/

[Paper] a new function for dreaming: dreams highlight avoidant waking behaviours https://psyarxiv.com/9myfr

Introductory Tutorials for Machine Learning https://leanpub.com/introductorytutorialsformachinelearning

Only 1 in 5 people with a penicillin allergy actually had penicillin allergy https://academic.oup.com/jac/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/jac/dky575/5307963#.XF3VSKeIfi9.twitter

More than 7000 refrigerators found online with default user/password https://techcrunch.com/2019/02/08/industrial-refrigerators-defrost-flaw/

Neural Networks seem to follow a puzzlingly simple strategy to classify images https://medium.com/bethgelab/neural-networks-seem-to-follow-a-puzzlingly-simple-strategy-to-classify-images-f4229317261f

LispOS: Specification of a Lisp operating system (2013) [pdf] http://metamodular.com/lispos.pdf

Does Jeff Bezos Have a Legal Case Against the National Enquirer? https://www.wired.com/story/jeff-bezos-legal-case-national-enquirer/

YouTube wants ‘dislike mobs’ to stop weaponizing the dislike button https://www.theverge.com/2019/2/1/18207189/youtube-dislike-attack-mob-review-bomb-creator-insider

The exercise “recovery” industry is largely bogus https://www.vox.com/2019/2/9/18215958/exercise-recovery-bogus-cupping-ice-bath

Switching.social: ethical, easy-to-use and privacy-conscious alternatives https://switching.social

Liberals and Conservatives React in Wildly Different Ways to Repulsive Pictures https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2019/03/the-yuck-factor/580465/

AI Algorithm Automatically ’Tunes’ Prosthetics Within Minutes https://thenewstack.io/ai-algorithm-automatically-tunes-prosthetics-within-minutes/

The world’s watersheds, mapped in gorgeous detail https://bigthink.com/strange-maps/the-worlds-watersheds-mapped-in-gorgeous-detail

TGIK: resources for advanced k8s hackers https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjQU5ZI2mHswy7OOsii_URg/videos

Why are we trying to supersize drones and not use helicopters? http://datagenetics.com/blog/february62019/index.html

Google Is Censoring Search Results to Hide Russian Corruption https://futurism.com/google-censoring-search-results-russia

ParaSail:A Pointer-Free Pervasively-Parallel Language for Irregular Computations http://programming-journal.org/2019/3/7/

My disabled son’s gaming life in the World of Warcraft https://www.bbc.com/news/disability-47064773