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Facebook’s Data Deals Are Under Criminal Investigation

Google is reportedly shutting down its in-house VR film studio

Write Yourself a Git (2018)

The ups and downs of porting 50k lines of C++ to Go (2015)

A simple method of measuring audio latency (2018)

Extracting Bitlocker Keys from a TPM

Handsfree Off-Road Wheelchair

Sparkswap (YC S18) Is Hiring – Build a new way to trade cryptocurrency (SF)

Why Investigators Fear the Two Boeing 737s Crashed for Similar Reasons

Cells seem to decode their fate through optimal information processing

India’s starry dwarf frog, lone member of newly discovered ancient lineage

Show HN: Tinkersynth, a whimsical generative art machine

Crusader Kings 2: Interesting Characters Guide

Marking the Coastline of Britain

Illumination for Computer Generated Pictures (1975) [pdf]

Show HN: Graph Processing with Postgres and GraphBLAS

Death metal music inspires joy not violence

Network throttling tool for testing websites and apps on slow connections

Spotify to Apple: Time to Play Fair

Show HN: This Question Does Not Exist

Google Hardware makes cuts to laptop and tablet development, cancels products

Facial recognition’s ’dirty little secret’: Millions of online photos scraped

Show HN: Health News – Hacker News for Health

RPG Codex Editorial: Without Map, Compass, or Destination

Show HN: Stuff – An Alternative to Facebook Events

Restricted Shells: Sometimes Persuasive but Usually Fallacious

Stop the Bots: Practical Lessons in Machine Learning

The virtual frame technique: ultrafast imaging with any camera

Understanding Science: An Overview

Easily and securely share files from the command line (Firefox Send Rust client)

Arrow of time and its reversal on IBM quantum computer (2018)

Indico – Open source tool for event organization, archival and collaboration

Reinforcement Learning with Unity 3D

Open Source Rapid Hardware Prototyping

Dilemmas with React Hooks – Part 1: States and Reducers

Online activists are silencing us, scientists say

Andrew Yang Discusses the Automation of Labor and Universal Basic Income at SXSW

Show HN: Mirror of all PDFs from the IACR’s eprint archive in a Git repo

Google Blog: With Lookout, discover your surroundings with the help of AI

New Android adware found in 200 apps on Google Play

ytt: The YAML Templating Tool that simplifies complex configuration management

Challenges in Search on Streaming Services: Netflix Case Study

Amazon Aurora ascendant: How we designed a cloud-native relational database

Show HN: DeepCamera – Turn Camera into AI-Powered with Embedded/Android/Pi etc.

New Interview with Daniel Kahneman on Making Better Decisions

Implementing a static stack usage analysis tool

HiFive1 Rev B: Second-Generation 32-Bit RISC-V SoC and Dev Board

The future of connection with lifelike avatars

DeepMind and Google: the battle to control artificial intelligence

Show HN: YouTube Code Along Editor

Libspng 0.4.4 – modern alternative to libpng, single source/header pair

CIA Implicated in Attack on North Korean Embassy in Madrid

Inverview with Evan Ratliff, author of The Mastermind

CIA Implicated in Attack on North Korean Embassy in Madrid

OpenAI Scholars Class of Spring ’19

Thirty three (33) can be written as the sum of three cubes

Catch-up immunization schedule for persons aged 4 months–18 years who start late

Presentations on K8 Internals

A Chinese subway is experimenting with facial recognition to pay for fares

New Mexico the most coal-heavy state to pledge 100% carbon-free energy by 2045

GitKraken v5.0: Interactive rebase, GPG commit signing

US set up facial recognition at major airports without proper vetting, report

More Irish people committed suicide under EU austerity than 30 yrs of conflict

Panic’s Next Code Editor (Coda Successor)

The world’s top most polluted cities in 2018

Ethiopia’s new dam could cut Egypt off from River Nile (2018)

Show HN: A Place for Entrepreneurs to Exchange Information About Investors

Someone is learning how to take down the internet (2016)

Goto 2016 • Messaging and Microservices • Clemens Vasters

Python for NLP: Tokenization, Stemming, and Lemmatization with SpaCy Library

You Don’t Need a Full-Size Pickup Truck, You Need a Cowboy Costume

Fixing Founder Scarcity: Founders’ Mutual Fund

Valve’s Mike Ambinder to Talk Brain-Computer Interfaces at GDC

Remembering the burglary that broke Cointelpro

Spotify trying to lock-in users just after IPO (2018)

Opportunity’s parting shot was a beautiful panorama

Eight years in, LAPD can’t measure PredPol’s effect on crime

When ‘Captain Marvel’ Became a Target, the Rules Changed

Update on the attempted blocking of ProtonMail email servers in Russia

Show HN: Observable for Teams

Attraction Inequality and the Dating Economy: Most Men Not Considered Attractive

Spotify Files Complaint Against Apple with European Commission

How ProtonMail is getting censored by FSB in Russia

Facebook confirms its family of apps (services) are down for some users

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal Is Being Built

Bribes to Get into Yale and Stanford? What Else Is New?

Trump Announces Ban of Boeing 737 Max Flights