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Generative.fm – Endlessly unique ambient music https://generative.fm

Robot gripper looks like a wilted flower, but can lift 100 times its weight https://www.theverge.com/2019/3/14/18259883/soft-robot-origami-gripper-mit-csail-daniela-rus

‘A toxic culture of overwork’: The graduate student mental health crisis https://www.stanforddaily.com/2019/03/13/a-toxic-culture-of-overwork-inside-the-graduate-student-mental-health-crisis/

Associations of Cognitive Function with Carbon Dioxide and Ventilation (2016) https://dash.harvard.edu/handle/1/27662232

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement effective in younger, healthier patients https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/16/health/aortic-valve-replacement-heart.html

With single gene insertion, blind mice regain sight https://medicalxpress.com/news/2019-03-gene-insertion-mice-regain-sight.html

Toward Domain-Specific Solvers for Distributed Consistency (2012) [pdf] https://users.soe.ucsc.edu/~lkuper/papers/toward-domain-specific-solvers-distributed-consistency-draft.pdf

The fight against cancer: The promise of HIF-1 inhibitors https://www.editage.com/insights/the-fight-against-cancer-the-promise-of-hif-1-inhibitors

Facebook announces next-generation Open Rack frame https://code.fb.com/data-center-engineering/open-rack/

Early Hackers Used Whistles from Cap’n Crunch Cereal Boxes https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/capn-crunch-whistle

Show HN: A browser extension which blocks chat/helpdesk widgets https://hellogoodbye.app

Kryofluxing PC Floppies http://www.os2museum.com/wp/__trashed/

As Costs Skyrocket, More U.S. Cities Stop Recycling https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/16/business/local-recycling-costs.html

Marcel Duchamp Interview on Art and Dada (1956) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DzwADsrOEJk

Seven Commandments for Event-Driven Architectures https://rjzaworski.com/2019/03/7-commandments-for-event-driven-architecture

A solar-powered, self-hosted version of Low-Tech Magazine https://solar.lowtechmagazine.com/about.html

Descartes was wrong: ‘a person is a person through other persons’ (2017) https://aeon.co/ideas/descartes-was-wrong-a-person-is-a-person-through-other-persons

Show HN: LaraOne – Ultimate workstation for programmers https://coderthrones.com/

U.S. Secretary of the Navy: Cybersecurity Readiness Review [pdf] https://www.navy.mil/strategic/CyberSecurityReview.pdf

Lem: A Common Lisp editor/IDE with high expansibility https://github.com/cxxxr/lem

Why China Silenced a Clickbait Queen in Its Battle for Information Control https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/16/world/asia/china-bloggers-internet.html

The Deadlock Empire: A game that teaches locking and concurrency [2016] https://deadlockempire.github.io

PuTTY 0.71 released, fixing security vulnerabilities http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/

Object-Oriented Programming is Bad (2016) [video] https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=QM1iUe6IofM

Clarifying the differences between what animals and humans hear http://nautil.us/issue/70/variables/what-makes-music-special-to-us

Show HN: Small, secure Nginx Docker image https://github.com/ricardbejarano/nginx

’Delete Facebook now’: WhatsApp co-founder gives a talk at Stanford https://www.sfgate.com/technology/article/Delete-Facebook-now-What-s-App-co-founder-13691107.php

Mino Games (YC W11) Is Hiring a Lead Back End Engineer in Montreal, QC https://mino-games.workable.com/j/4B58AD66BE

Reasons Not to Use Apple (2018) https://stallman.org/apple.html

Signs we’re in the middle of a 6th mass extinction https://www.businessinsider.com/signs-of-6th-mass-extinction-2019-3

TWA Hotel Inside Eero Saarinen’s JFK Airport Terminal Open for Reservations https://www.dezeen.com/2019/02/17/twa-hotel-eero-saarinen-jfk-airport-new-york-city/

Color Hunt – Color Palettes for Designers and Artists https://colorhunt.co/

WeWork, OpenAI, WEF headline $200M plan for 30-acre jewel of Presidio https://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/news/2019/03/15/wework-openai-redevelop-presidio-fort-scott.html

327b React Hook that notifies you when GA or GTM is loaded in your Component https://github.com/zanonnicola/tracking-ready-hook

Mushrooms may ’reduce the risk of mild brain decline’ https://www.bbc.com/news/health-47554966

Men who lived in Spain 4500 years ago left almost no male genetic legacy today https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/03/men-who-lived-spain-4500-years-ago-left-almost-no-descendants-alive-today

Show HN: A LinkedIn Bot (in Java) that will fully endorse all your connections https://github.com/OrPolyzos/linkedin-boot

Facebook board member met Cambridge Analytica whistleblower in 2016 https://www.engadget.com/2019/03/16/facebook-andreessen-met-cambridge-analytica-whistleblower-2016/

Ten Reasons Why Most Internet Writing Is Terrible (2006; Not Much Has Changed) https://www.kalzumeus.com/2006/08/13/ten-reasons-why-most-internet-writing-is-terrible/

Garageband, the Little App Ruling the Sound of Modern Music https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-features/apple-garageband-modern-music-784257/

Uber Treats Its Drivers the Way Cellphone Companies Treat Customers https://slate.com/technology/2019/03/uber-gig-workers-customers.html

Vanilla JavaScript http://vanilla-js.com/

Corporations are co-opting right-to-repair https://www.wired.com/story/right-to-repair-co-opt/

Reduced Interference in Memory Following Mindfulness-Rise in Hippocampal Volume https://www.cra.com/publications/2018elkinfrankston4

Security holes found in big brand car alarms https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-47485731

Inventing on Principle (2012) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PUv66718DII

NetworkManager 1.16 released, adding WPA3-Personal and WireGuard support https://blogs.gnome.org/lkundrak/2019/03/15/networkmanager-1-16/

Harris introduces bill to send millions to local governments for tech support https://www.theverge.com/2019/3/14/18265890/kamala-harris-digital-service-bill-local-governmant-tech-support

Google faces third EU antitrust fine next week https://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-google-antitrust-idUSKCN1QW1X0

The Secret to Becoming an Annoyingly Productive Early Morning Person https://nickwignall.com/the-secret-to-productive-mornings/

Rocket Launch Seen from the International Space Station [video] https://boingboing.net/2019/03/15/rocket-launch-seen-from-the-in.html

Pale Moon Browser Continues Support and Development of XUL https://www.palemoon.org/roadmap.shtml

The scientists keeping a global watch for nuclear explosions (2018) https://www.theverge.com/2018/5/9/17282700/nuke-nuclear-explosion-north-korea-test-tracking

The Actor Model (everything you wanted to know) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7erJ1DV_Tlo

Artificial Intelligence Policy: A Primer and Roadmap [pdf] https://lawreview.law.ucdavis.edu/issues/51/2/Symposium/51-2_Calo.pdf

No, scientists didn’t just “reverse time” with a quantum computer https://www.technologyreview.com/s/613123/no-ibm-didnt-just-reverse-time-with-a-quantum-computer/

Researchers measure near-perfect performance in low-cost semiconductors https://phys.org/news/2019-03-near-perfect-low-cost-semiconductors.html

Germany’s hidden hunger: On the breadline in Europe’s richest country https://edition.cnn.com/interactive/2017/09/world/germany-food-bank-cnnphotos/

Pentagon Brass Accuses Google of Providing ’Direct Benefit’ to China’s Military https://gizmodo.com/pentagon-brass-bafflingly-accuses-google-of-providing-d-1833302885

Weaponising news RT, Sputnik and targeted disinformation [pdf] https://www.kcl.ac.uk/policy-institute/assets/weaponising-news.pdf