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Firefox to add Tor Browser anti-fingerprinting technique called letterboxing

Seven Unix Commands Every Data Scientist Should Know

APL – A Glimpse of Heaven (2006)

Experts cracked laptop of crypto CEO who died with $137M, but the money was gone

Spritestack – 3D pixelart editor based on sprite stacking technique

Ecosia – the search engine that plants trees

Amazon to Shut All U.S. Pop-Up Stores as It Rethinks Physical Retail Strategy

Microservices, Containers and Kubernetes in Ten Minutes

Viewing Matrices and Probability as Graphs

Tesla – Introducing V3 Supercharging

Capturing bacteria that eat and breathe electricity

CVE-2019-1543: OpenSSL: ChaCha20-Poly1305 with long nonces

Cracking the mystery of egg shape

Tapering of SSRI treatment to mitigate withdrawal symptoms

Implementing a Neural Network from Scratch in Python

The World’s Last Blockbuster Has No Plans to Close. Here’s Why It’s Still Open

NSA’s top policy advisor: It’s time to start putting teeth in cyber deterrence

Owl Feathers and Flight (2015)

Japanese police charge 13-year-old for sharing ’unclosable popup’ prank online

Pachyderm Raises $10M and Is Looking for a Lead Enterprise UI Designer

Chinese Hackers Target Universities in Pursuit of Maritime Military Secrets

SMoTherSpectre: Transient execution attacks through port contention

In-Memory Computing Challenges Come into Focus

The Great Tree-List Recursion Problem

Specialized feathers of the owl enable near-silent flight

Mark Zuckerberg Is Trying to Play You – Again

24/192 Music Downloads and why they make no sense (2012)

Show HN: Pipe To Me – Stream data over HTTP using curl

A Password-Storage Field Study with Freelance Developers [pdf]

The study on climate-induced collapse they thought you should not read – yet

Sleep increases chromosome dynamics, reducing cumulative DNA damage in neurons

‘A Partial Freedom’: What Latvia Found in the KGB Archives

Deep Learning GPUs – 2080 Ti vs Tesla V100. 2080 Ti is 73% as Fast & 85% Cheaper

Show HN: Create Chart Images from a URL

Purism’s CEO Todd Weaver Testifies at State Senate

Microsoft Releases Open Source ML Library for Distributed Search Engine Creation

Some young people are buying houses with friends

Grim C++ Tales from the Crypt: The Visitor Pattern (2017)

PEP 584 – Add + and – operators to the built-in dict class

Use a relational database instead of NoSQL for your IoT app

Exploring Neural Networks with Activation Atlases

The Russian Woodpecker: A Soviet Signal That Could Be Heard on the Radio (2018)

Show HN: Loresome – An RPG game that plays itself, and your TODOs aid the hero

Glasses can have a markup of 1k%. Former LensCrafters executives reveal why

Irish Colony in South Carolina Predates Christopher Columbus

Cory Doctorow on Zuckerberg’s plan for a new, privacy-focused Facebook

The Universe’s Ultimate Complexity Revealed by Simple Quantum Games

How to Refactor Your Finances – An Interview with a Programmer Who Retired at 34

Each U.S. Family Trashes 400 iPhones’ Worth of E-Waste a Year

PSA: Some Major News Outlets Are Also Sending Data Directly to Facebook

Autonomous Cars Can’t Recognise Pedestrians with Darker Skin Tones

Show HN: – a free test case management tool for Dev and QA teams

Three Levels of Controversy over MMT

Nintendo Just Announced a Labo VR Kit for the Switch

Two in five ’AI startups’ essentially have no AI, mega-survey of nearly 3k

Web version of Skype can not longer be accessed using the Firefox browser

Pacing and Leading: How to Influence Others’ Behavior

Forty percent of ‘AI startups’ in Europe don’t use AI, claims report

Whole Foods cuts workers’ hours after Amazon introduces minimum wage

Cloudflare Domain Registrar

With USB 4, Intel is finally making good on the promise of royalty-free 40 Gbps

My 5 biggest failures as an entrepreneur (cost me 15 years)

Facebook refuses to disclose “chuck Chequers” Brexit advertiser to UK parliament

SingleSpot: meet singles in bars and cafés around you

Twitter Exec Is Questioned About “Learn to Code”

The Tragedy of the Tragedy of the Commons

Artificial intelligence for precision oncology: beyond patient stratification

Show HN: Editdit – Video/Image/Meme Maker Using WebAssembly

Reinforcement Learning vs. Differentiable Programming

Handtrack.js: Hand Tracking Interactions Tensorflow.js and 3 Lines of Code

Stable Filtering – Part 1

Mark Zuckerberg lays out new ’privacy-focused’ vision for Facebook

Your brain does not process information and it is not a computer

The ’Future Book’ Is Here, but It’s Not What We Expected (2018)

Russia passes law to jail people for 15 days for ’disrespecting’ government

Should Law Subsidize Driving?

Show HN: Interactively generate text using the public OpenAI GPT-2 model

Apple Now Runs on 100% Green Energy, and Here’s How It Got There

ScaleMP Teams with AMD for Scale-Up EPYC Servers – InsideHPC

Handtrack.js: Hand Tracking Interactions in the Browser Using Tf.js

Making games for a living means being in constant fear of losing your job

I Failed to Reach Front Page on Hacker News

How to Enable and Use the BFQ Scheduler? – Unix and Linux Stack Exchange

Elon Musk is losing the confidence of employees, survey says

You can’t avoid negotiating–but you can make it easier

Mastodon After Several Months: Impressions

Google shows private photos on VU TV of any connected account

Japanese police charge 13-year-old for sharing ’unclosable popup’ prank online

Delete Never: The Digital Hoarders Who Collect Terabytes

Using EBPF from Go for Fun and Profit

I lost my domain and everything that goes with it

Spoiler: Speculative Load Hazards Boost Rowhammer and Cache Attacks

Tesla owners protest over drastic price cuts

Windows Calculator Is Now on GitHub

Google won’t remove Saudi app that lets men track women

A random dungeon generator in C, small enough to fit on a business card

W3C and Fido Alliance Finalize Web Standard for Secure, Passwordless Logins

Google may not have canceled its censored, spying Chinese search tool

Researchers uncover ring of GitHub accounts promoting 300 backdoored apps