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Could ’Oumuamua be an icy fractal aggregate ejected from a protoplanetary disk?

SIMD Instructions Considered Harmful (2017)

Microsoft is Abandoning SHA-1 Hashes for Updates

Google says Nest’s built-in mic not listed in specs was not meant to be secret

Growing a Compiler: Getting to Machine Learning from a General Purpose Compiler

Autocomplete Using Markov Chains

Show HN: Simple Webapp to Play with Open AI Transformer (Smaller Version)

Discovering a New Form of Communication in the Brain

Battlesnake – Competitive Snake Games over HTTP

Reflections on Learning Rust by Building Punchtop

Comcast modem activation bug potentially exposed customers’ private data (2018)

41 Years Ago, There Were BBS Instead of the Internet

Neuroscientists Say They’ve Found an Entirely New Form of Neural Communication

A 5km Asteroid May Briefly Occult the Brightest Star in the Night Sky

Sourceress (YC S17) Hiring ML Engineers – No ML Experience Required, Remote OK

Boeing 787 Reaches 801 MPH as a Jet Stream Packs Record-Breaking Speeds

Dear OpenAI: Please Open Source Your Language Model

Bell Labs Researcher Discusses the Realities of 5G

Early South Dakota Thrived by Being a Divorce Colony

Rose: Compiler Infrastructure for Source-to-Source Program Transformation

Code Shelter: A Maintainer Community for Abandoned FOSS Projects

Show HN: Chrome Extension to See IMDB Ratings Directly on Netflix

Kaiser Permanente’s New Med School Will Waive Tuition for Its First 5 Classes

NoFlo – Flow-Based Programming for JavaScript

Robots Track Moving Objects with Unprecedented Precision

Vulnerability in Tesla Website Used to Find Details of 8500 Cars in US Inventory

As McKinsey Sells Advice, Its Hedge Fund May Have a Stake in the Outcome

Putsack – Anonymous Paste and Encryption Tool

WiGLE: Huge WiFi Networks Geolocation Map

Ledger’s Advanced Side Channel Analysis Repository

Holographic Neural Architectures (2018)

This Waifu Does Not Exist

Overwatch Randomized Trial on Gender

The Tethered Uni-Rotor Network: Eternal Flight UAV

Jeff Bezos at YC Startup School 2008 [video]

My Underground Warfare Wish List

Orange – Interactive Machine Learning and Data Viz Toolbox

Chrome Key: Building a Hardware Authentication Device Emulator

Astronomers Just Found 300,000 Hidden Galaxies in Just a Tiny Patch of Sky

Guide to Recursion for Coding Interviews

Shazam removed all 3rd party SDKs from its iPhone app

How Not to Do Time Tracking for Software Developers

How we’ve attracted top talent to our early-stage bootstrapped startup

Grave Concerns Over White House Efforts to Transfer Nuclear Tech to Saudi Arabia

Show HN: Stock Screener and Portfolio Management for DIY Equity Investors

Linux Gaming Is on a Life-Support System Called Steam

Research Suggests YouTube Aids Flat Earth Conspiracy Theorists

Oracle Is Destined to Beat Amazon at Cloud Database: Larry Ellison

Fair Open-Sources New ELF OpenGo Data Set, Research, and Insights

Elon Musk Promises a Truly Self-Driving Tesla in 2020

Why you think you’re right, even when you’re wrong (2017)

Industrial Opportunities for Startups

Who Is in Charge of Fasttext on Pypi?

Show HN: P2P In-Browser Screen Sharing

The Effect of Online and Face-to-Face Feedback on Self-Esteem (2018)

Nearly Half of US Female Scientists Leave Full-Time Science After First Child

Blood of the Young Won’t Spare Rich Old People from Sadness and Death, FDA Says

A Tour of Recurrent Neural Network Algorithms for Deep Learning (2017)

’Drinkable’ Potato Chips: The Products Keeping Your Phone Grease-Free

Show HN: TensorFlow Serving with OpenFaaS and Kubernetes

This AirBnB Does Not Exist

Webassembly and CloudABI – A Match Made in Heaven

Over Time, Buddhism and Science Agree (2014)

Audi’s Traffic Light Sensor Lets You Catch All the Greens

TSLint in 2019: TSLint Will Be Officially Deprecated in Favor of ESLint

PS5: What to Expect from Sony’s Next PlayStation Game Console

Landmark Research Creates “Universal” Stem Cells Using Crispr Gene Editing

Raccoon, the APK Downloader for Google Play, Now Supports App Bundles

Sphero RVR – The Go Anywhere, Do Anything Programmable Robot

Are You a Human at Google? Please Email Us Here: prayforplay

Average Office Worker Spends Less Than 3 Hours of the Day Working Productively

The Weird Rise of Cyber Funerals

Ubuntu 18.04.2 Refreshes This Long-Term Support Linux Distro

Show HN: Joe Schmoe – Illustrated avatars for developers and designers

Splunk Will No Longer Be Selling Services to Organizations in Russia

Show HN: N1ED – the most advanced JavaScript page builder for developers

The Confounding Climate Science of Lab-Grown Meat

You Have Around 20 Minutes to Contain a Russian Apt Attack

YouTube Unleashed a Conspiracy Theory Boom. Can It Be Contained?

Google Teases a Big Gaming Announcement for March 19th