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Social exclusion fuels extremism in young men

Poetry: Dependency Management for Python

The worst sales promotion in history: Hoover’s free flight fiasco

Paged Out – a new experimental magazine about programming

Speaking to yourself in the third person makes you wiser

Learn Sketch shortcuts interactively

Greek Artist Takis, Who Used Magnets to Create Pioneering Kinetic Art, Has Died

Which Categories of Seed Startups Are Thriving? Which Aren’t?

Economist Raj Chetty has found a surprising tool to fight housing segregation

Hall’s Law: The Nineteenth Century Prequel to Moore’s Law (2012)

Hofstadter – On Number Numbness (1982) [pdf]

A ’Brief’ History of Neural Nets and Deep Learning (2015)

Cathay Pacific faces crackdown as Hong Kong protests hit business

Don’t forget randomness is still just a hypothesis (2006)

Show HN: Personal Management System

When to Shut Down a Startup [video]

Impossible choices: Gregory Bateson saw the creative potential of paradox

Paul Dirac: The Mozart of Science (2008)

Insect ’apocalypse’ in U.S. driven by 50x increase in toxic pesticides: study

Show HN: Curated Toolkit for Remote Work

J-Core Open Processor

Denial of H1-B visas to India’s largest IT services exporters at all-time high

Don’t Say “Homoiconic” (2018)

Hutter Prize: Compress a 100MB file to less than the current record of 16 MB

The 737-Max Grounding Is So Bad That Airlines Are Leasing 30-Year-Old 737-200s

Cathay Pacific, Icon of Hong Kong’s Rise, Now Reflects China’s Grip

Terms of the Dune universe; excerpts from a reading by Frank Herbert

Ornate netsuke were practical status symbols

Open Startups List

Experimental PlayStation 4 Emulator

The Fastest and Shortest Algorithm for All Well-Defined Problems (2002)

GDPR is an identity thief’s dream ticket to Europeans’ data

Get your work recognized: write a brag document

Show HN: Soliloquy – Note-taking for power users

HK police fires rubber bullet at protesters and civilians at point blank range

2020 Porsche Taycan Electric Car Review: Should Tesla Be Worried?

Private Government: How Employers Rule Our Lives and Why We Don’t Talk about It

Tiny Toy TOTP Generator in 18 Lines of Python

TypeScript types should be moved to DefinitelyTyped

Legit-Looking iPhone Lightning Cables Will Hijack Your Computer

Novelist Vikram Chandra on writing and building software for writers

’Dockerfiles’ for LXD

Access to Millions of Free Books Added to the Public Domain

Study shows e-bike riders get more exercise than cyclists

Show HN: Cordless, a Discord terminal client written in Go

Simulating Futures in Extended Common Lisp (1988) [pdf]

Architecting Containers: Understanding User Space vs. Kernel Space (2015)

The Rise and Fall of Thinking Machines (1995)

Username (and password) free login with security keys

How ‘Am I the Asshole?’ became the internet’s most profound query

Transporting a portable operating system: UNIX to an IBM minicomputer (1983) [pdf]

The Methane Detectives: On the Trail of a Global Warming Mystery

The Life and Death of an American Indie Press

Easy monitoring (free, open source) without Nagios

Medical privacy is fucked by the payments model

Learning Python and Haskell has not improved my programming (2006)

AMD EPYC Tech Docs and White Papers

I released my own Visual Studio Code Extension Pack and here is how you can too

UK Politicians Disapprove of DNS over HTTPS (DoH)

Teen Hacker Finds Bugs in School Software That Exposed Millions of Records

Show HN: Loominus AI – The fastest way to be productive with machine learning

The slower Gulf Stream is raising sea levels and causing a hotter Florida

Seattle Holy Rollers Killings: The End to an Oregon Love Cult (2003)

The Frauchiger-Renner Paradox Is a Sleeping Beauty Problem

The Principia Discordia (1963)

Show HN: MeSpeak.js 2.0 – Text-to-Speech in JavaScript

Control theory: Mother Nature is an engineer

Game of Trees: A Version Control System for OpenBSD

Useful Git Commands That Will Make Your Life Easier

Something Just Smacked Jupiter and Here’s the Photo to Prove It

Former MCC Inmate: There’s ‘No Way’ Jeffrey Epstein Killed Himself