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ProtonMail gets €2M from the EU to further develop the Proton ecosystem https://protonmail.com/blog/eu-funding/

Dutch join backlash at expensive drugs by making their own https://www.reuters.com/article/us-netherlands-pharmaceuticals-insight-idUSKCN1QP0M4

Show HN: My CV is also a bootloader https://github.com/pjimenezmateo/curriculum-bootloader#

How to pass a programming interview (2016) https://triplebyte.com/blog/how-to-pass-a-programming-interview

If We Blow Up an Asteroid, It Might Put Itself Back Together https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/08/science/asteroids-nuclear-weapons.html

CDC: Low-income parents send sick kids to school due to lack paid sick leave https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/68/wr/mm6809a1.htm

Hard disks can be turned into listening devices https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/03/07/hard_drive_eavesdropping/

The Emacs Package Developer’s Handbook (2017) https://alphapapa.github.io/emacs-package-dev-handbook/

Intellectual Denial of Service Attacks, Part 2 https://techiavellian.com/the-map-to-nowhere

Applied Monotonicity: A Brief History of CRDTs in Riak http://christophermeiklejohn.com/erlang/lasp/2019/03/08/monotonicity.html

Investigating the 900GB “Collection #1-5” password leaks with R https://timogrossenbacher.ch/2019/03/big-data-journalism-with-spark-and-r/

Using TensorFlow to detect fish species https://medium.com/fishbrain/tensorflow-7c7b1b815bd8

RemedyBG: Replacing the Visual Studio Debugger https://remedybg.handmade.network

Chrome and Windows Exploit: Security Beyond Bug Fixes https://alexgaynor.net/2019/mar/07/chrome-windows-exploit-security-beyond-bugfixes/

Live coding a basic Go compiler with LLVM in 20 minutes https://github.com/pwaller/go2ll-talk

Using a Yubikey as smartcard for SSH public key authentication http://undeadly.org/cgi?action=article;sid=20190302235509

ForwardCom: Proposal for forward compatible instruction set architecture (2018) http://www.forwardcom.info

Flu Research Once Banned Because It Was Deemed Too Dangerous Is Set to Resume https://weather.com/health/cold-flu/news/2019-03-05-flu-research-banned-too-dangerous-to-resume

Cursewords, a crossword puzzle-solving interface for the terminal https://parkerhiggins.net/2019/03/cursewords-crossword-puzzle-solving-interface-terminal/

Lyft’s IPO disclosure shows it’s not close to profitability https://www.latimes.com/business/hiltzik/la-fi-hiltzik-lyft-ipo-disclosure-20190307-story.html

New Type Of Killer Whale Found Swimming In Southern Ocean https://www.npr.org/2019/03/07/701101633/new-whale-species

Luarocks.org Security Incident March 2019 https://luarocks.org/security-incident-march-2019

A spaceship shooting game developed using JavaScript ES6, Canvas https://github.com/gd4Ark/star-battle

Tesla has a self-driving strategy other companies abandoned years ago https://arstechnica.com/cars/2019/03/teslas-self-driving-strategy-is-outdated-and-possibly-dangerous/

Elizabeth Warren Proposes Breaking Up Tech Giants Like Amazon https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/08/us/politics/elizabeth-warren-amazon.html

Rebuttal to “How not to design a wire protocol” by designer of said protocol http://esr.ibiblio.org/?p=8254#comment-2202914

Show HN: I’m a robot tech enthusiast and this is my robot website https://www.personalrobots.biz/

Catching a Unicorn with GLTR: A tool to detect automatically generated text http://gltr.io/

Doctor tells patient he doesn’t have long to live through video screen http://www.ktvu.com/news/doctor-tells-patient-he-doesn-t-have-long-to-live-through-hospital-robot-s-video-screen

Web app that helps you find the right colors for your website / design http://csscolors.io

The Fascinating History of Autocorrect (2014) http://www.wired.com/2014/07/history-of-autocorrect/

“Organized Intimacy” events in the Bay Area https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/7xnmme/sf-bay-area-scene-intimacy-party

Show HN: OOP Excel Library https://github.com/Vatavuk/excel-io

Professors Make More Than a Thousand Bucks an Hour Peddling Mega-Mergers https://www.propublica.org/article/these-professors-make-more-than-thousand-bucks-hour-peddling-mega-mergers

Tim Cook explains why you don’t need a college degree to be successful https://www.businessinsider.com/apple-ceo-tim-cook-why-college-degree-isnt-necessary-2019-3

Optical Computing: A 60-Year Adventure (2010) https://www.hindawi.com/journals/aot/2010/372652/

Why isn’t CPU time more valuable? https://www.johndcook.com/blog/2019/03/07/cpu-time/

Show HN: Privacy-focused iOS hiking app https://headings.carrd.co

Python Pandas: How to iterate dataframe row by row and update while iterating https://thispointer.com/pandas-6-different-ways-to-iterate-over-rows-in-a-dataframe-update-while-iterating-row-by-row/

“It’s done in hardware so it’s cheap” (2012) http://www.yosefk.com/blog/its-done-in-hardware-so-its-cheap.html

Tufts expelled a student for grade hacking. She claims innocence https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/08/tufts-grade-hacking/

Nasa Study: Mass Gains of Antarctic Ice Sheet Greater Than Losses https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/nasa-study-mass-gains-of-antarctic-ice-sheet-greater-than-losses

“Good Code Documents Itself” and Other Jokes You Shouldn’t Tell Yourself https://hackaday.com/2019/03/05/good-code-documents-itself-and-other-hilarious-jokes-you-shouldnt-tell-yourself/

Real-Time AR Self-Expression with Machine Learning https://ai.googleblog.com/2019/03/real-time-ar-self-expression-with.html

The Development of the C Language (2003) http://www.bell-labs.com/usr/dmr/www/chist.html

Notepad++ No Longer Code Signed, Dev Won’t Support Overpriced Cert Industry https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/software/notepad-no-longer-code-signed-dev-wont-support-overpriced-cert-industry/

The role of Escobar’s residence in Medellín’s historical memory https://latinamericareports.com/the-demolition-of-escobar-monaco-in-medellins-historical-memory

My Hacker School Pairing Interview (2013) https://dpb.bitbucket.io/my-hacker-school-pairing-interview.html

Individual differences in controlling access to working memory (2005) https://www.nature.com/articles/nature04171

“standard load of ads vs. no ads decreases total consumption/activity by 10–15%” https://twitter.com/gwern/status/1103855323100708866

Competitive Hormone Supplementation Is Shaping America’s Future Business Titans https://palladiummag.com/2019/01/01/competitive-hormone-supplementation-is-shaping-americas-future-business-titans/

The Aldi effect: how one discount supermarket transformed the way Britain shops https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/mar/05/long-read-aldi-discount-supermarket-changed-britain-shopping

Show HN: Smooth UI System, a new way to style components https://smooth-ui.smooth-code.com/docs-system-getting-started

Stop asking ’how are you?’ Harvard researchers say this is what successful peopl https://www.cnbc.com/2019/03/07/stop-asking-how-are-you-harvard-researchers-say-this-is-how-successful-people-make-small-talk.html

Online Courses for the Ghidra reverse-engineering tool http://ghidra.re/online-courses/

The 1.1.1.1 resolver sees about 60Mbps of constant ICMP echo-request traffic https://twitter.com/majek04/status/1087712549049647111

’Tibetans and Uyghurs not accepted’: Apple supplier probes hiring discrimination https://www.inkstonenews.com/tech/foxconn-distances-itself-discriminatory-recruitment-agency/article/3001119

There’s Something Weird Going on with Cars’ GPS Systems at the Geneva Motor Show https://jalopnik.com/theres-something-very-weird-going-on-with-cars-gps-syst-1833138071/

Facebook’s new move isn’t about privacy. It’s about domination https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/mar/07/facebook-privacy-domination

Honda Sues over Massachusetts Car Confiscation http://www.thenewspaper.com/news/66/6663.asp

It’s not about how many countries you have been to https://travelmap.net/blog/it-is-not-about-how-many-countries-you-have-been-to

8 years after meltdown, Fukushima No. 1’s water woes show no signs of ebbing https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2019/03/07/national/eight-years-triple-meltdown-fukushima-no-1s-water-woes-slow-recede/

Pāṇini: Catching the Ocean in a Cow’s Hoofprint https://blog.granthika.co/panini/

Landing Page Secrets to Converting High Ticket SaaS Customers https://www.cortes.design/post/high-ticket-saas

1k-Year-Old Pristine Mayan Artifacts Found in Sealed ’Jaguar God’ Cave https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/8xyezp/1000-year-old-mayan-artifacts-found-in-sealed-jaguar-god-cave

Google Images: error when you search for anything that starts with a dash https://www.google.com/search?q=-1&tbm=isch

CERN cuts ties with ’sexist’ scientist Alessandro Strumia https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-47478537

Ajit Pai’s rosy broadband deployment claim may be based on gigantic error https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2019/03/ajit-pais-rosy-broadband-deployment-claim-may-be-based-on-gigantic-error/

Unvaccinated 6-year-old boy was Oregon’s first tetanus case in almost 30 years https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/433160-unvaccinated-6-year-old-boy-from-oregon-was-states-first-tetanus-case-in

Show HN: Arena.sh CLI – Find online arena FPS games from the terminal https://github.com/arena-sh/cli

Apple AR headset reportedly starting production later this year https://9to5mac.com/2019/03/08/kuo-ar-headset-later-this-year/

Don’t Sell Out the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to Oil Companies https://act.audubon.org/onlineactions/jhAgYIERqUyEWxgC-iPZFA2

The US repeatedly defeated in simulated war games against Russia and China https://taskandpurpose.com/russia-china-war-games

Declarative is greater than imperative http://esr.ibiblio.org/?p=8270

Show HN: Automate anything on your desktop – with a Chrome browser extension https://a9t9.com/kantu/x/desktop-automation

Hipster whines at tech mag, discovers pic was of an entirely different hipster https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/03/06/hipsters_all_look_the_same_fact/

Show HN: HN front page sorted by vote:comment ratio http://xash.in/hn/

Show HN: A Simple Imgur Alternative https://imgrpost.com

A belief in meritocracy is not only false: it’s morally wrong https://aeon.co/ideas/a-belief-in-meritocracy-is-not-only-false-its-morally-wrong

Facebook’s third act: Mark Zuckerberg announces his firm’s next business model https://www.economist.com/business/2019/03/07/mark-zuckerberg-announces-his-firms-next-business-model

Chelsea Manning jailed after refusing to testify about WikiLeaks https://www.theverge.com/2019/3/8/18256173/chelsea-manning-wikileaks-jailed-testify-refusal

Chelsea Manning found in contempt of court, jailed for up to 18mo https://www.apnews.com/569631f2b11c400cac05a29e0853624b

Calc.exe is now open source; there’s surprising depth in its ancient code https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/03/calc-exe-is-now-open-source-theres-surprising-depth-in-its-ancient-code/

Move to Pull Consumer Protection Rule Heightens Debate over Payday Lending https://www.npr.org/2019/03/07/700740998/move-to-pull-consumer-protection-rule-heightens-debate-over-payday-lending