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Loopy: a tool for thinking in systems (2017) https://ncase.me/loopy/

Aren’t AMP Caches committing copyright infringement? https://www.ctrl.blog/entry/amp-cache-copyright

Cycling heaven: The African capital with ’no traffic’ https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-47709673

Elementary Applied Topology (2014) https://www.math.upenn.edu/~ghrist/notes.html

On Internal Engineering Practices at Amazon https://jatins.gitlab.io/me/amazon-internal-tools/

Mumble – Open source, low latency, high quality voice chat software https://wiki.mumble.info/wiki/Main_Page

Bacteria can travel thousands of miles through the air on their own https://www.earth.com/news/bacteria-travel-thousands-miles/#.XJq0byhKiUl

If Dwarf Fortress sells millions on Steam, its creators will give the money away https://www.pcgamer.com/if-dwarf-fortress-sells-millions-on-steam-its-creators-will-give-the-money-away-as-fast-as-possible/

McDonald’s Acquires Machine-Learning Startup Dynamic Yield for $300M https://www.wired.com/story/mcdonalds-big-data-dynamic-yield-acquisition/

I Wanted to Type a Number (2016) https://www.filamentgroup.com/lab/type-number.html

Glaciers may have covered the entire planet twice http://nautil.us/blog/glaciers-may-have-covered-the-entire-planettwice

Appeal accepted: Google removed my ads-free app for “deceptive ads” http://www.purpleleafsoftware.com/2019/03/appeal-rejected-google-removed-ad-free.html

European Parliament approves copyright reform https://twitter.com/Senficon/status/1110509970213294081

Anthropological/Artificial Intelligence and the HAI https://ali-alkhatib.com/blog/anthropological-intelligence

Google will open a new office complex and add hundreds of jobs in Taiwan https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/26/google-will-open-a-new-office-complex-and-add-hundreds-of-jobs-in-taiwan/

Peloton – NVMe-first, PostgreSQL-compatible, self-driving DBMS https://pelotondb.io/about/

Drinking hot tea linked with risk of 1 type of oesophageal cancer https://www.nhs.uk/news/cancer/drinking-very-hot-tea-linked-risk-1-type-oesophageal-cancer/

Show HN: IP-Api.io – Geolocation by IP https://ip-api.io

Working for a startup makes less sense, unless you are into the mission https://jatins.gitlab.io/me/why-startup/

The role of cannabinoids in adult neurogenesis https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4543605/

What I Learned in My First Year Year as a Solo Founder https://tik.dev/lessons-learned

Open Sourcing Peloton, Uber’s Unified Resource Scheduler https://eng.uber.com/open-sourcing-peloton/

PicnicHealth (YC S14) is hiring engineers to make medical records useful https://team.picnichealth.com/careers?src=hn

Show HN: Provide a CSV and a target field, generate a model and code to run it https://github.com/minimaxir/automl-gs

Morning Cup of Coding – A curated daily newsletter for programmers of all fields http://www.morningcupofcoding.com

Sum-of-Three-Cubes Problem Solved for ‘Stubborn’ Number 33 https://www.quantamagazine.org/sum-of-three-cubes-problem-solved-for-stubborn-number-33-20190326/

The Startup Empathy Dilemma: As power and impact grow, empathy diminishes https://leowid.com/the-startup-empathy-dilemma-as-power-and-impact-grows-empathy-diminishes/

Debugging what you deploy in Go 1.12 https://blog.golang.org/debugging-what-you-deploy

Ops School Curriculum (2012) http://www.opsschool.org/

OpenDroneMap – Simple Images into 3D https://github.com/OpenDroneMap/ODM/blob/master/README.md

Add detailed message to NullPointerException describing what is null https://openjdk.java.net/jeps/8220715

The Places in America That Use the Most (and Least) Pesticides https://priceonomics.com/the-places-in-america-that-use-the-most-and-least/

An Intel Programmer Jumps over Wall: First Impressions of ARM SIMD Programming https://branchfree.org/2019/03/26/an-intel-programmer-jumps-over-the-wall-first-impressions-of-arm-simd-programming/

Markbook – Node.js Replacement for MdBook/GitBook https://github.com/Symbitic/markbook

Firefox Lockbox – Take your passwords everywhere https://lockbox.firefox.com/

Show HN: Fsev – OS X file event watcher under 50 lines https://github.com/arthry/fsev

The Daily Miracle: Finding Magic Inside the Times’s Printing Plant https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/26/magazine/daily-miracle-times-print-plant-college-point.html

Multi-stage Docker builds for Python: virtualenv, –user, and other methods https://pythonspeed.com/articles/multi-stage-docker-python/

Producer Playbook: Guidelines, best practices for producers and project managers https://docs.google.com/document/d/1S7bE7YKZJCt_6h5P7W3Wg115_MahcLoZ7Hrh6TgZyno/preview#heading=h.nncz6431l3qw

European MPs vote to end summer time clock changes https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-47704345

The Video Surveillance Program IBM Built for Philippine President Duterte https://theintercept.com/2019/03/20/rodrigo-duterte-ibm-surveillance/

Google removed my game based on a false DMCA notice. Bot rejected appeal, twice https://www.reddit.com/r/Android/comments/b5x4cr/my_communitydriven_game_removed_by_google_play/

Gross – Research Compiler Using Graph IR for Code Optimizations and Generations https://github.com/mshockwave/gross

Show HN: Hacker news for book related news, makers and writers https://news.bubblin.io/

Microsoft is sponsoring fsharp tooling improvements https://medium.com/lambda-factory/ionide-a-new-hope-a8b5ccac33ac

Orbital Index #5: Bennu is wet and weird, reusing upperstages, Mars 2020, PRISMA https://orbitalindex.com/archive/2019-03-26-archive-Issue-5/

‘AWS vs. K8s’ Is the New ‘Windows vs. Linux’ https://zwischenzugs.com/2019/03/25/aws-vs-k8s-is-the-new-windows-vs-linux/

Show HN: Fluidkeys 1.0: simplify and automate PGP for your team https://www.fluidkeys.com/blog/release-1.0-simple-pgp-for-teams/

Poo found on every McDonald’s touchscreen tested (2018) https://metro.co.uk/2018/11/28/poo-found-on-every-mcdonalds-touchscreen-tested-8178486/

Fromfrom – a LINQ inspired library to transform sequences of data https://tomi.github.io/fromfrom/

Pope Francis Makes History by Becoming the First Pontiff to Write Code https://digit.fyi/pope-francis-writes-code/

Show HN: Pdfvuer: Pdf.js Based Pdf Viewer for VueJS https://github.com/arkokoley/pdfvuer

Online coding platform Repl.it is picking up popularity among kids and teenagers https://www.businessinsider.com/replit-online-learn-to-code-2019-1

The iPhone should be banned from sale in U.S., says trade judge https://www.fastcompany.com/90325495/the-iphone-should-be-banned-from-sale-in-u-s-says-trade-judge

Oracle customers fear its reaction if they use Amazon’s or Microsoft’s cloud https://www.businessinsider.com/oracle-customers-fear-oracle-licensing-gotchas-with-aws-and-azure-2019-3

Reporters Without Borders: “China’s Pursuit of a New World Media Order” https://rsf.org/en/reports/rsf-report-chinas-pursuit-new-world-media-order

Digital money is here: Will it make us more free–or less? https://www.fastcompany.com/90323550/digital-money-is-here-will-it-make-us-more-free-or-less

Article 13 will wreck internet because MEPs accidentally pushed the wrong button https://boingboing.net/2019/03/26/jfc-fml-jfc.html/

Swift, Apple’s language of choice, gets a major refresh https://www.zdnet.com/article/swift-apples-language-of-choice-gets-a-major-refresh/

Trigger warnings do not work, new study finds https://psmag.com/education/trigger-warnings-do-not-work-new-study-finds

Julia Reda: EU has rubber-stamped copyright reform including Articles 13 and 11 https://mobile.twitter.com/senficon/status/1110509970213294081?s=21

Baltimore Tries to Use Eminent Domain to Condemn the Preakness Stakes Horse Race https://reason.com/volokh/2019/03/26/baltimore-tries-to-use-eminent-domain-to

Assistive stairs are the next best thing to a home escalator (2017) https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/18/15988052/energy-recycling-stairs-help-mobility

Antirez on how pg and Lisp inspired Redis https://twitter.com/antirez/status/1110468354542919681

People can sense Earth’s magnetic field, brain waves suggest https://www.sciencenews.org/article/people-can-sense-earth-magnetic-field-brain-waves-suggest

Build a Decentralized Web Chat in 15 Minutes https://davidwalsh.name/build-a-decentralized-web-chat-in-15-minutes

How to Create an In-Case-of-Emergency Everything Document (2011) https://lifehacker.com/how-to-create-an-in-case-of-emergency-everything-docume-5817021

Nasa cancels all-female spacewalk, citing lack of spacesuit in right size https://www.theguardian.com/science/2019/mar/25/nasa-all-female-spacewalk-canceled-women-spacesuits

Oracle is selling private critical security updates https://twitter.com/senorarroz/status/1110255155763503111

Apple Infringes Qualcomm Patent; Judge Recommends Ban on Some iPhones https://finance.yahoo.com/news/apple-infringes-qualcomm-patent-judge-180356461.html

Emergency declared in NY over measles, unvaccinated barred from public spaces https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/03/emergency-declared-in-ny-over-measles-unvaccinated-barred-from-public-spaces/

Why China Is So Good at Building Railways https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JDoll8OEFE

The deadly truth about a world built for men – from stab vests to car crashes https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2019/feb/23/truth-world-built-for-men-car-crashes

Microsoft Discovers Scary Bugs in Huawei PC Driver (CVE-2019-5241) https://sensorstechforum.com/microsoft-huawei-driver-cve-2019-5241/

Show HN: Autumn (macOS window manager) is going open source https://sephware.com/blog/2019-03-25-autumn-macos-window-manager-now-open-source.html

JavaScript Interview Exercises with Solutions https://yanis.blog/javascript-interview-exercises-with-solutions-2019/

Why Is Silicon Valley So Obsessed with the Virtue of Suffering? https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/26/style/silicon-valley-stoics.html

I took Amtrak instead of flying and it made me want to die a little bit https://jalopnik.com/i-took-amtrak-instead-of-flying-and-it-made-me-want-to-1833533707

“GANs” vs. “ODEs”: the end of mathematical modeling? https://medium.com/@alexrachnog/gans-vs-odes-the-end-of-mathematical-modeling-ec158f04acb9

Brief Thoughts and Observations on Today’s ‘Show Time’ Apple Event https://daringfireball.net/2019/03/show_time_event_thoughts_and_observations