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Human speech may have a universal transmission rate: 39 bits per second

Phones that secretly listen to us are a myth

Graphics Programming Black Book by Michael Abrash – Markdown source (2001)

A database of Facebook users’ phone numbers found online

Johns Hopkins Launches Center for Psychedelic Research

Holes in T. rex’s skull now thought to have regulated body temperature

Sally Floyd, who helped things run smoothly online, has died

In an area without cellphone reception, I was unable to open the car

Browser Fingerprinting: An Introduction and the Challenges Ahead

Judge Rules Terrorism Watchlist Violates Constitutional Rights

Fuzzy and semantic search for captioned YouTube videos

Lego to open 160 new stores as other toy retailers suffer

Google’s GDPR Workaround

Show HN: fast visual-inertial odometry/SLAM for AR/VR/Robotics

Woman is first to receive cornea made from ‘reprogrammed’ stem cells

YC Office Hours for Startups Tackling Climate Issues

Solving Every Sudoku Puzzle (2006)

To Jupyter and Beyond: Interactive Data Science at Scale with OmniSci

The effects of Portal 2 and Lumosity on cognitive and noncognitive skills

Last German kaiser’s heirs fight for riches lost behind Iron Curtain

TUI Demo – Terminal Interface to Mastodon

Continuous Compliance

Soul on wheels: How music for the roller rink impacted the club

Going beyond images with basic video for the web

Old Technologies Never Die, They Just Don’t Get Updated (2010)

The End of Moore’s Law and Faster General Purpose Computing, and a Road Forward [pdf]

How do people learn to cook a poisonous plant safely?

Regex Crossword

Employees who are treated rudely get their revenge with the silent treatment

Mental-health information ’sold to advertisers’

Masters of the Pyramid: Peru’s Hairless Dogs

Yahoo Is Down

WeWork CEO gives back $5.9M from ’We’ trademark after criticism

Watsi Is Hiring an Executive Director of Crowdfunding

Senator: Mark Zuckerberg should face “the possibility of a prison term”

Amazon AWS had a power failure, their backup generators failed

Free Access to Scientific Articles

’Radical’ wrinkle in forming complex carbon molecules in space

Larry Lessig wants to blow up the Electoral College before the 2020 election

Visual Studio Code – August 2019 (version 1.38) update

Report says Apple to release new ‘iPhone SE’ with 4.7-inch display in 2020

Bulmaswatch – Free themes for Bulma

Show HN: HTML to Figma – Import a Live Site Design into Figma

Providers Are Sexually Assaulting Patients – and It’s Legal

Using GraphQL to Improve Data Hydration in Uber Customer Care Platform

In an area without cellphone reception, I was unable to open the car

Every Expo App Includes Facebook’s SDK

Slack plunges after posting first earnings report since going public

Five Security Tips for OpenFaaS on Kubernetes

A program that prints “CORRUPTED” if any byte is mutated

“We’re temporarily turning off the ability to Tweet via SMS”

Show HN: KeepMe – Lock away messages in a url

The divorce rate has fallen because the demographics of marriage have changed

Facebook shrugs as Free Basics private key found to be signing unrelated apps

The Big Short’s Michael Burry Explains Why Index Funds Are Like Subprime CDOs

Satellite disaster averted after SpaceX refuses to move

Owners Near Foxconn Say They Were Misled. Now Their Homes Are Gone

How much does your ISP spend on lobbying?

The Big Short’s Michael Burry says he has found the next market bubble

Magnus Carlsen buys chess platform

BuzzFeed’s Tech Team Helps Journalists Report on Technology with Authority

Xkcd Forums Been Hacked

Show HN: 8base – Ready-to-Rock GraphQL API and Serverless Back End

We bootstrapped a side business for 7 years, then raised $450k

Hong Kong’s Leader Meets Lawmakers Amid Pressure to Pull Extradition Bill

Trump Tweeted a Sensitive Photo. Internet Sleuths Decoded It

Hong Kong Chief Executive set to announce the withdrawal of the extradition bill

Android exploits are now worth more than iOS exploits for the first time