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Arborists Have Cloned Ancient Redwoods from Their Massive Stumps

McCarthy’s Ambiguous Operator

The Bias Bias in Behavioral Economics

Mars One, which offered 1-way trips to Mars, declared bankrupt

An optimization guide for assembly programmers and compiler makers (2018) [pdf]

New Evidence for the Strange Geometry of Thought

Low Level Programming of the Raspberry Pi in C (2013)

US iPhone users spent, on average, $79 on apps last year, up 36% from 2017

Forge – Work with Git forges from the comfort of Magit

Russia to disconnect from the internet as part of a planned test

What’s a Gadgetbahn? (2017)

The night parrot, Australia’s most elusive bird

Android Phones Can Be Hacked Remotely by Viewing Malicious PNG Image

One analyst’s attempts to demystify the types of traffic Google sends publishers

The Moral Equivalent of War (1906)

‘Minimal’ cell raises stakes in race to harness synthetic life (2016)

Ludwig, a Code-Free Deep Learning Toolbox

Vanguard dramatically cuts its expected rate of return for the stock market

Reddit confirms $300M Series D led by China’s Tencent at $3B value

Colloquium: A Century of Noether’s Theorem

Ian Peter’s History of the Internet (2004)

Datashader: turns even the largest data into images, accurately

The Mathematics of the Rubik’s Cube (2009) [pdf]

Cryptocurrency Was Their Way Out of South Korea’s Lowest Rungs

StyleGAN Trained on Anime Faces (Japanese)

New Horizons’ Evocative Farewell Glance at Ultima Thule

CVE-2019-5736: runc container breakout

Bounty Hunt Announced on Swiss eVoting System

Woven image from 1839 was an important step in the history of computing (2016)

When targets and metrics are bad for business

Show HN: Spektral – Deep learning on graphs with Keras

Microsoft: 70 percent of all security bugs are memory safety issues

SoftBank’s next bet: $940M into autonomous delivery startup Nuro

Zeplin (YC S15) Is Hiring Software Engineers and Product Designers

PyPy v7.0.0: triple release of 2.7, 3.5 and 3.6-alpha

What every physicist should know about string theory

Metabase, an Uber Co-Founder’s New Big Data Startup, Raises $13M

Scientists Discover Evidence of Long “Ocean Memory”

Next.js 8 released

An Enterprise Primer – what to know about enterprise software before you pivot

Developers Are the Problem, Not Monoliths

620M accounts across 16 ’hacked’ websites now for sale on dark web

I tried to keep my unborn child secret from Facebook and Google

What Is OpenTracing? Everything You Need to Get Started

Preserve the Heritage; Ski with Wood

Feynman on Fermat’s Last Theorem (2016)

WordPress plugin flaw lets you take over entire sites

Google Voice adds VoIP feature to all users

Mathematician Emmy Noether’s Theorem Changed Physics

If It Ain’t TypeScript It Ain’t Sexy

Executive Order on Maintaining American Leadership in Artificial Intelligence

SAP Open Sources UI5 Web Components

Journalism Isn’t Dying, It’s Returning to Its Roots

I stole £30,000 from my mum to make millions

A man who made and sold cheat for Grand Theft Auto now owes the creators $150k

ExFaKT: a framework for explaining facts over knowledge graphs and text

Chrome plugin that adds a laugh track to all videos

Pricing Experiments You Might Not Know, but Can Learn From

O.MG Cable: Malicious USB Cable with WiFi

PG&E’s response to past pipeline fires too slow, investigators say

Israel may have sought to influence the 2016 election as much as Russia

Neural Networks, Manifolds, and Topology (2014)

The explosive growth of license plate reader cameras in the US

Why I quit a $500K job at Amazon to work for myself

The Maldives counts the cost of its debts to China

Show HN: Pennywall is a donation-wall / tip-jar / paywall for sharing your links

Why Deliberate Practice Matters for Entrepreneurs

Russia considers ’unplugging’ from internet

Matt Welsh on “Why I’m Leaving Google for a Startup”

How Much Money Top Chess Players Earn in Prizes

There’s Still So Much We Need to Learn About Weed–and Fast

Elon Musk: A Round-Trip Ticket to Mars Will Cost Just $100,000

What AWS can learn from Google’s roaring Kubernetes success

Show HN: Tech jobs with salary range

Russia plans to ’unplug’ from internet

Reusable Code in React: Inheritance, Composition, Decorators and Mixins

Processing large volumes of data safely and fast using Node.js and PostgreSQL

Russia to disconnect from the internet as part of a planned test

Show HN: UX Screenshots – Free library of mobile app user flows screenshots

Show HN: LifeHQ – My Complete Achievement and Productivity System

Can You Find the Bug in This Code?

Dating apps face questions over age checks after report exposes child abuse