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Why Portland’s Public Toilets Succeeded Where Others Failed (2012) https://www.citylab.com/design/2012/01/why-portlands-public-toilets-succeeded-where-others-failed/1020/

Immersive Linear Algebra (2016) http://immersivemath.com/ila/index.html

Alloy*: A Higher-Order Relational Constraint Solver https://aleksandarmilicevic.github.io/hola/

Facebook wants up to 30% of fan subscriptions vs Patreon’s 5% https://techcrunch.com/2019/02/26/facebook-vs-patreon/

Slang: language mechanisms for extensible real-time shading systems (2018) [pdf] http://graphics.cs.cmu.edu/projects/slang/he18_slang.pdf

Show HN: Little Automatic Racing Game in WebGL with Three.js and Oimo.js http://emh.lart.no/publish/csb/csb3d/v1/?dupCount=10&swarmCount=1&unitScale=0.2&ownPhysics=false

Beyond Local Pattern Matching: Recent Advances in Machine Reading http://ai.stanford.edu/blog/beyond_local_pattern_matching/

Red Flags in Software Developer Job Descriptions https://joecmarshall.com/posts/job-description-red-flags/

Dow Jones’ watchlist of 2.4M high-risk clients has leaked https://techcrunch.com/2019/02/27/dow-jones-watchlist-leak/

Gpu.js – GPU Accelerated JavaScript http://gpu.rocks

Memory-mapped I/O without mysterious macros https://lwn.net/SubscriberLink/780710/ece0f8b930151422/

What should go into the C++ standard library (2018) https://abseil.io/blog/20180227-what-should-go-stdlib

Performance of Iodine over DNS-over-HTTPS https://0day.work/performance-of-iodine-over-dns-over-https/

Reconstructing Meaning from Bits of Information https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-019-08848-0

Gremlin Free – Run chaos experiments to prevent outages https://www.gremlin.com/blog/introducing-gremlin-free/

SecBSD: Unix-like operating system focused on computer security https://www.secbsd.org/

How B players hire C players (2018) http://john.freml.in/how-b-players-hire-c-players

Cheap Kubernetes Cluster on AWS with Kubeadm https://github.com/cablespaghetti/kubeadm-aws

For South Asian Cooks, Yogurt Starter Is an Heirloom https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/26/dining/homemade-yogurt-starter-south-asia.html

’Moment of reckoning’: US cities burn recyclables after China bans imports https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2019/feb/21/philadelphia-covanta-incinerator-recyclables-china-ban-imports

Windows 10: New study shows Home edition users are baffled by updates https://www.zdnet.com/article/windows-10-new-study-shows-home-edition-users-are-baffled-by-updates/

Why neutrons and protons are modified inside nuclei https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-00577-0

Tovala (YC W16) Looking for Android Dev in SF http://www.tovala.com/careers

Habitat: A fast 3D simulator for embodied AI research https://www.facebook.com/yann.lecun/posts/10155814693622143

TI Claims Breakthrough in BAW On-Die-Oscillators https://www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=1334373

Show HN: Codebraid – Execute Code Blocks in Markdown (Python, Julia, Rust, R) https://github.com/gpoore/codebraid

Show HN: Package Diff: compare two versions of a published NPM package https://diff.intrinsic.com/

Show HN: Codegates – Learn Basic Coding with the Help of a Personal Mentor https://codegates.com/

Noise Mapping with KSQL, a Raspberry Pi and a Software-Defined Radio https://www.confluent.io/blog/noise-mapping-ksql-raspberry-pi-software-defined-radio

CERN 2019 WorldWideWeb Rebuild https://worldwideweb.cern.ch/

The phone-makers bringing back buttons https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-47364932

Defender of the Favicon (2008) http://www.p01.org/defender_of_the_favicon/

Alleged Coinomi exploit shows how easy it is to have Bitcoin stolen https://decryptmedia.com/5414/alleged-coinomi-exploit-concern

Disco: Modern Session Encryption [pdf] https://eprint.iacr.org/2019/180.pdf

Salary Negotiation: Make More Money, Be More Valued https://www.kalzumeus.com/2012/01/23/salary-negotiation/

How We’ll Invent the Future, by Bill Gates https://www.technologyreview.com/lists/technologies/2019/

Effects of Psilocybin on Empathy, Creative Thinking, and Subjective Well-Being https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/02791072.2019.1580804

Chrome should get ’extremely fast’ at loading a whole lot of web pages https://www.cnet.com/news/chrome-should-get-extremely-fast-at-loading-a-whole-lot-of-web-pages/

I, Cringely 2019 Prediction 1- Apple Under Tim Cook Emulates GE Under Jack Welch https://www.cringely.com/2019/02/27/2019-prediction-1-apple-under-tim-cook-emulates-ge-under-jack-welch/

Interview with Fritz Lang, Beverley Hills, August 12, 1972 https://mubi.com/notebook/posts/interview-with-fritz-lang-beverley-hills-august-12-1972

The Entertainer: In Praise of Raymond Smullyan https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-entertainer/

Show HN: Minimum Viable Bash Prompt https://github.com/chkhd/bash-prompt

Show HN: Three and React = react-three-fiber, a new renderer based on Fiber https://github.com/drcmda/react-three-fiber

Did Scandinavia become welfare states because individualists came to the U.S.? https://slate.com/business/2019/01/scandinavian-socialism-might-be-a-product-of-19th-century-us-immigration.html

MariaDB CEO accuses large cloud vendors of strip-mining open source https://www.zdnet.com/article/mariadb-ceo-accuses-large-cloud-vendors-of-strip-mining-open-source/

IBM sorry after jobs page asks hopefuls: Are you white, black or yellow? https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/02/26/ibm_racist_job_applications/

Reaping the performance of fast NVM storage with uDepot [pdf] https://www.usenix.org/system/files/fast19-kourtis.pdf

Facebook to release first-party cookie option for ads, pull Safari analytics https://marketingland.com/facebook-to-release-first-party-pixel-for-ads-web-analytics-from-browsers-like-safari-249478

Multiprocessing.shared_memory – Shared memory for direct access across processes https://docs.python.org/3.8/library/multiprocessing.shared_memory.html

Don’t Learn to Code in 2019, Learn to Solve Problems https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GI_G3oGYLeo

Evidence of Human-Caused Climate Crisis Has Now Reached 5 Sigma Certainty https://www.ecowatch.com/climate-crisis-gold-standard-2630161851.html

Sam Altman on Loving Community, Hating Coworking, and the Hunt for Talent https://medium.com/conversations-with-tyler/tyler-cowen-sam-altman-ai-tech-business-58f530417522

Tesla shares fall after Consumer Reports says it will no longer recommend Model3 https://www.cnbc.com/2019/02/21/tesla-tanks-subaru-soars-in-consumer-reports-new-reliability-survey.html

An Investigation into Jacob Appelbaum Leaving the Tor Project https://github.com/Enegnei/JacobAppelbaumLeavesTor

Police in Canada Are Tracking People’s ‘Negative’ Behavior in a ‘Risk’ Database https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/kzdp5v/police-in-canada-are-tracking-peoples-negative-behavior-in-a-risk-database

40% of Smart Homes at Risk to Hackers https://sensorstechforum.com/smart-homes-at-risk-to-hackers/

Climate rewind: Scientists turn carbon dioxide back into coal https://phys.org/news/2019-02-climate-rewind-scientists-carbon-dioxide.html

Nintendo Announces Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield https://swordshield.pokemon.com/en-us/

Facebook’s Patreon competitor is a bad deal for creators https://www.theverge.com/2019/2/26/18241756/facebook-fan-subscriptions-patreon-pages

Square customers bought $52M of Bitcoin on the Cash App last quarter https://twitter.com/kerooke/status/1100865667748716544

Forecasting a software project’s completion CREATES toxic agile teams https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4c7tXGIhavA&list=PL32pD389V8xtck2HrQfWn13bW0vWThiqK&index=4

Volvo unveils Polestar 2, an all electric Google powered Model 3 competitor https://www.theverge.com/2019/2/27/18241141/polestar-2-specs-volvo-ev-tesla-model-3

Show HN: Discover what locals eat all around the world https://what.toeat.in

Introducing the Istio Operator for Kubernetes https://banzaicloud.com/blog/istio-operator/

New browser attack lets hackers run bad code even after users leave a web page https://www.zdnet.com/article/new-browser-attack-lets-hackers-run-bad-code-even-after-users-leave-a-web-page/

Rediscovered Paintings and an Art-World Feud https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/27/magazine/rembrandt-jan-six.html

Pakistan says it has shot down two Indian military jets and captured a pilot https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-47383634

Political Bias Is Destroying Peoples Faith in Journalism https://nypost.com/2019/02/26/political-bias-is-destroying-peoples-faith-in-journalism/

Solving Flight Monitoring with CRDTs https://www.getfreebird.com/flight-monitoring-with-crdts

MIT Tech Review: Breakthrough Technologies 2019 https://www.technologyreview.com/lists/technologies/2019/

Samsung’s Blazing Fast 512GB EUFS 3.0 Flash Enter Production for Flagship Phones https://hothardware.com/news/samsung-512gb-eufs-30-flash-chips-production-flagship-phones

Show HN: Startup Cemetery – Learn why 100+ startups have failed https://www.failory.com/cemetery

Elon ‘Tusk’? Tesla CEO changes Twitter name, says there will be news on Thursday https://www.marketwatch.com/story/elon-tusk-tesla-ceo-changes-twitter-handle-says-there-will-be-news-on-thursday-2019-02-27

What YC Learned From Accidentally Letting 15,000 People Join Startup School https://www.recode.net/2019/2/27/18241034/y-combinator-startup-school-expansion

In search of ET: Fear of what’s out there causes split among space scientists https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/In-search-of-ET-Fear-of-what-s-out-there-has-13640953.php

Godel Machines, Meta-Learning, and LSTMs (Juergen Schmidhuber) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FIo6evmweo

Rule Thinkers In, Not Out (Scott Alexander) https://slatestarcodex.com/2019/02/26/rule-genius-in-not-out/

Anti-vaccination conspiracy theories thrive on Amazon https://www.cnn.com/2019/02/27/tech/amazon-anti-vaccine-books-movies/index.html

Pentagon to Retire USS Truman Early, Shrinking Carrier Fleet to 10 https://breakingdefense.com/2019/02/pentagon-to-retire-uss-truman-early-shrinking-carrier-fleet-to-10/

Urban Neighborhoods, Once Distinct by Race and Class, Are Blurring https://www.citylab.com/life/2019/02/city-race-class-neighborhood-white-black-rich-segregate/583039/

SpaceX gets Nasa’s approval to test launch Crew Dragon https://techcrunch.com/2019/02/26/spacex-gets-nasas-approval-to-test-launch-crew-dragon/

Delta Chat – WhatsApp Like Messenger over IMAP https://delta.chat/en/