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A Technology Freelancer’s Guide to Starting a Worker Cooperative [pdf] https://techworker.coop/sites/default/files/TechCoopHOWTO.pdf

Joi Ito Resigns from M.I.T. Media Lab After Outcry over Jeffrey Epstein Ties https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/07/business/mit-media-lab-jeffrey-epstein-joichi-ito.html#

Interesting Data Engineering Papers https://github.com/jarikoi/interesting-papers

MSI-1436 stimulates regeneration of heart and multiple other tissues https://www.nature.com/articles/s41536-017-0008-1

Most programmers don’t know what Expect can do for them https://wiki.tcl-lang.org/page/Most+programmers+don%27t+know+what+Expect+can+do+for+them

Tesla “Open Sources” Lithium Battery Advances http://m.jes.ecsdl.org/content/166/13/A3031

Julia Academy: Learn ML, Parallel Programming, Julia and More https://www.juliaacademy.com/

Even Physicists Don’t Understand Quantum Mechanics https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/07/opinion/sunday/quantum-physics.html

High-flying geese are ‘the astronauts of the bird world’ https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/03/science/bar-headed-geese-oxygen.html

America’s aging population is leading to a doctor shortage crisis https://www.cnbc.com/2019/09/06/americas-aging-population-is-leading-to-a-doctor-shortage-crisis.html

Radio emission from neutron star’s magnetic pole revealed by general relativity https://phys.org/news/2019-09-radio-emission-neutron-star-magnetic.html

The Unbuilt Streets of California’s Ghost Metropolis https://www.wired.com/story/california-ghost-metropolis-gallery/

Book Summary: The Inevitable by Kevin Kelly https://durmonski.com/book-summaries/the-inevitable/

The Technical Evolution of Vannevar Bush’s Memex (2008) http://digitalhumanities.org/dhq/vol/2/1/000015/000015.html

Malcolm Gladwell’s famous 10k hour rule isn’t holding up in new research https://www.businessinsider.com/malcolm-gladwell-anders-ericsson-10000-hour-rule-isnt-replicating-2019-8

From FOMO to JOMO: the joy of missing out https://nesslabs.com/jomo

Show HN: A simple Unix-like operating system that runs Doom https://github.com/ozkl/soso

The days are long but the decades are short (2015) https://blog.samaltman.com/the-days-are-long-but-the-decades-are-short

Gesticulations 001 (2017) https://erratique.ch/log/2017-01-25/

“She wrote the first loop, I will never forget. None of us ever will.” https://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2014/12/grace-hopper-computing-pioneer/

Toy Stories: Children around the world with their most prized possessions http://www.gabrielegalimberti.com/toy-stories/

Show HN: I made a mind map tool meant for large, detailed node hierarchies https://www.jumproot.com

Suicide rates climbing, especially in rural America https://news.osu.edu/suicide-rates-climbing-especially-in-rural-america/

NYC Subway is replacing printed maps with low-resolution digital maps https://twitter.com/NYCTSubway/status/1166711446769676289

Noria: UI Reconciliation Library for Clojure, Kotlin and Rust https://github.com/JetBrains/noria-clj

Eating, Dining, and Snacking at the New York World’s Fair (2014) https://restaurant-ingthroughhistory.com/2014/07/02/eating-dining-and-snacking-at-the-fair/

Writing papers for American college students has become lucrative overseas https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/07/us/college-cheating-papers.html

MIT Media Lab faked key elements of "personal food computer" project: insiders https://www.businessinsider.com/mit-media-lab-personal-food-computers-dont-work-fake-staff-say-2019-9

Apple will live stream its iPhone 11 event on YouTube for the first time https://www.theverge.com/2019/9/7/20854050/apple-iphone-11-event-youtube-stream

EA Received a Guinness World Record for Most Downvoted Comment in Reddit History https://kotaku.com/ea-received-a-guinness-world-record-for-most-downvoted-1837955807

DNS-over-HTTPS privacy and security concerns https://godaddy.github.io/2019/09/04/doh-concerns/

An American Father and Son Exporting Tear Gas to Hong Kong https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rosalindadams/tear-gas-hong-kong-made-in-usa

The Future of Wind Turbines? No Blades (2015) https://www.wired.com/2015/05/future-wind-turbines-no-blades/

Intel Processor Trace Part 3: Analyzing Performance Glitches https://easyperf.net/blog/2019/09/06/Intel-PT-part3

Show HN: Game Engine Using LLVM and Ruby (XPlat Including WASM) http://fiddle.dragonruby.org/

Presto-Distributed SQL query engine for big data https://github.com/prestodb/presto

Outbreak of Lung Illness Associated with Using E-Cigarette Products https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/basic_information/e-cigarettes/severe-lung-disease.html

Britain’s opium trade impoverished Indians https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-49404024

Prince had grand plans for his autobiography, but only a few months to live https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019/09/09/the-book-of-prince

Drowning in plastic: Visualising the world’s addiction to plastic bottles https://graphics.reuters.com/ENVIRONMENT-PLASTIC/0100B275155/index.html

Tim Ferriss, the Man Who Put His Money Behind Psychedelic Medicine https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/06/health/ferriss-psychedelic-drugs-depression.html

How climate change is driving emigration from Central America https://theconversation.com/how-climate-change-is-driving-emigration-from-central-america-121525

Anand Giridharadas Resigns from MIT Disobedience Award Jury https://twitter.com/anandwrites/status/1169947031806365696

AMD Is Working on a Powerful Milan CPU Variant with 15 Tiles https://wccftech.com/amd-milan-cpu-has-15-dies/

Simulating flocking behaviour with boids [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bqtqltqcQhw

Elasticsearch is a great example of a modern monolithic application https://twitter.com/dvassallo/status/1169798034110025728

Apple’s response to attack should be graded “disappointing” and “disgusting” https://twitter.com/alexstamos/status/1170064458003054594

Scientists measure precise proton radius to help resolve decade-old puzzle https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-09/yu-smp090319.php

GPT2 Neural Network Text Adventure https://futurism.com/text-adventure-game-neural-network

An extremely detailed look at Porsche Taycan’s engineering https://jalopnik.com/an-extremely-detailed-look-at-the-porsche-taycans-engin-1837802533/

The Comprehensive Guide to the State Management in iOS https://www.appcoda.com/state-management-ios/

Show HN: Rlpyt – Modular, Optimized Deep Reinforcement Learning in PyTorch https://github.com/astooke/rlpyt