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Plastic bag charge: Sales in England fall by 90%

LightSail 2 Spacecraft Successfully Demonstrates Flight by Light

LF: Fully Decentralized Fully Replicated Key/Value Store

Alarming surge in drug-resistant HIV uncovered

Hawaii Extends Thirty Meter Telescope Permit Amid Protests

Most internet service providers are gone – Sonic has survived and thrived

A Brief Guide to a Few Algebraic Structures

A Look at Overnight Stays at US National Parks

Composing better emails (with examples from the software development world)

A New York Farm Stand’s Success: An Eye for the Next Big Thing

TSMC Talks 7nm, 5nm, Yield, and Next-Gen 5G and HPC Packaging

Music Recommendations in Hyperbolic Space

Marvin Minsky and the Ultimate Tinker Toy

Filling hospitals with art reduces patient stress, anxiety and pain

ZRNA – Software-defined analog circuits

Equifax removed the $125 claim payout option after millions submitted claims

Graph database reinvented: Dgraph gets $11.5M to pursue unique, opinionated path

The Chelsea Affect (2002)

Cortex – An ML model deployment platform that runs in your AWS account

A Transparent Display with Per-Pixel Color and Opacity Control

An Incremental Approach to Compiler Construction (2006) [pdf]

Why does unsubscribing from a newsletter take “a few days”?

Tree planting: Where can I do it and which type is best?

Touchpad, Interrupted

U.S. to set up plan aimed at allowing prescription drugs from Canada

Mino Games (YC W11) Is Hiring Game Developers in Montreal, QC

Implement mechanism to wait on any of several futexes

Was early modern writing paper expensive? (2018)

Honest to a Fault: Pepys’s journals bear witness to events large and small

An Introduction to Domain-Driven Design – DDD with TypeScript

Drama – Draw user interfaces and create interactive prototypes

Gone – The California Sunday Magazine

Kentucky using ’shocking’ boats to show just how bad its Asian carp problem is

Things to plan for when hiring remote employees

ThorShield Energy Weapon Protection Fabric

Salary Range and Compensation Charts –

High-performance, exactly-once, failure-oblivious distributed programming (2018)

Denali: Open-Source Themeable Design System

How over 25 People Got Scammed into Working at a Nonexistent Game Company

Study reveals how bacteria beat immune systems

Hong Kong protestors using lasers to avoid facial recognition cameras

How to Accomplish Big Things, Even When You Feel Small

China’s capital orders Arabic, Muslim symbols taken down

Honda Motor Company leaks database with 134M rows of employee computer data

HP adds hundreds of repair videos to YouTube channel

PLA’s Hong Kong Chief says troops are ready to protect China’s sovereignty

28% of Europeans Can’t Afford a 1 Week Annual Holiday

A Simple Unpredictable Random Number Generator (1986) [pdf]

‘Disaster waiting to happen’ as airlines increase use of offshore repair centers

Peter Shor (inventor of quantum factoring) et al. answer questions from public

What Happens When the World’s Population Stops Growing?

How over 25 People Got Scammed into Working at a Nonexistent Game Company

Happy birthday Stephanie Kwolek, chemist who gave us Kevlar and yoga pants

Fed cuts key rate in its first reduction in more than decade

Every transistor has a unique quantum fingerprint

Building a Coffee Pot Monitor Using Raspberry Pi

FTC says ‘you will be disappointed’ if you choose $125 for Equifax payout

FTC: Equifax might run out of cash, so please take the credit monitoring

119 Years Old and Winning Marathons–Or Not?

ABC, CBS, Fox, and NBC Are Suing Free TV Streaming App Locast

Europe is beating the US in the battery race–with China’s help

24 Hours inside San Francisco’s homelessness crisis

Atlast – Autodesk Threaded Language Application System Toolkit

The White House Blocked My Report on Climate Change and National Security

First pictures of enzyme that drives new class of antibiotics

Could Rust Be a New Source of Renewable Energy?

Fearful Parents Buying Bulletproof Backpacks

Epstein Arrest Leaves Top Technology Figures Racing to Distance Themselves

Show HN: Quickly generate an invoice PDF for a single product/service

Scientific AI: Domain Models with Integrated Machine Learning

Examining Intel’s Ice Lake: Taking a Bite of the Sunny Cove Microarchitecture

Apple Contractors Hear Sex Acts, Drug Deals in Siri Recordings

Why it could take days to unsubscribe from an email list

Car industry investment plummets in UK

The Baltic Sea Is Nearly Free of (Some) Chernobyl Radiation

US could ban ’addictive’ autoplay videos and infinite scrolling online

Whale ’swallows’ sea lion: ’It was a once-in-a-lifetime event’

My old clothes don’t fit