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OpenBSD/loongson is still alive

String Lengths in Unicode

Fuze Basic for Nintendo Switch

Huawei heats up the battle for internet in Canada’s north

Show HN: Cherry2.0 – text classification without ML knowledge needed

Philosophy of Computer Science [pdf]

S0lly’s Cellivization – Civ 1 Clone in Excel

DMVs in the U.S. are selling drivers’ information to private investigators

The Muse (YC W12) Is Hiring an Engineering Manager for Data and More

How Steep Is That Sidewalk? A Digital Map for People with Disabilities

Strange life-forms found deep in a mine point to vast ’underground Galapagos’

Chernobyl’s Hot Mess, “The Elephant’s Foot,” Is Still Lethal

America’s Buses Need Our Love More Than Ever (2018)

Report reveals play-by-play of first U.S. grid cyberattack

Tiler: Build Images with Images

Tesla battery researcher unveils new cell that could last 1M miles

An interesting approach on checking if a tree is a sub tree of another

Sosml: A Standard ML Interpreter Written in TypeScript

Elasticsearch is a great example of a modern monolithic application

Show HN: A hierarchical Markdown notetaking tool with mouse/tablet drawing

India locates lander lost on final approach to moon

Large Waterloo student rental companies get hacked over shady business practices

Strike with the Band: The meritocratic failures of classical music

Glibc sysdeps: dl_platform detection effectively performs “cripple AMD”

Book Summary: Atomic Habits by James Clear

The Cobra Effect: Lessons in Unintended Consequences

Eric’s Guide to Hiring Software Developers

Are forest fires as bad as they seem?

Ethiopia beats its goal and plants over 350M trees in 12 hours

Chemistry of Cast Iron Seasoning: A Science-Based How-To (2010)

Information gerrymandering in social networks skews collective decision-making

Black hole movies coming soon, says leading astronomer

Virus Lasers for Biological Detection

Show HN: Standalone Implementation of WebRTC DataChannels in C++17

Students discover bacteria that ingest ocean plastic and excrete water

Leveraging Web Workers for Client-Side Applications with React and Redux

CVSS v3 Creates New Challenges For Developers (2018)

Tesla Model 3 accounted for over 12% of Norwegian auto market in Jan-July

The Future of Farming? No Sun, No Soil, but Lots of Data

Complex System Failure: The Whole Is More Than the Sum of Its Parts

Show HN: WIP App that provides actionable tips to reduce carbon footprint

Planet PostgreSQL

I Started a $5K/Month Backyard Plant Nursery Business

Elon Musk throws down with Porsche, sends a Model S to the Nürburgring

Scala on Track to Support Java 9 Module System

Leaked UN Climate Report – Warming Oceans Are ‘Poised to Unleash Misery’

’Google’s Chrome Has My Dead Grandpa’s Data and He Never Used the Internet’

California is about to rewrite the rules of the gig economy

Cloud Cities of Venus - Why So Set on Colonizing Mars? There’s Better Options

Silicon Valley man launches a hunger strike against housing the homeless

What Is Web-Scraping and How to Start

We are not edging up to a mass extinction

A captcha that requires your computer to solve equations in the background

Disney Inks Long-Term Deal to Occupy Most of Pinewood Studios

Millions of Exim servers vulnerable to root-granting exploit

JavaScript Iterators and Generators: Asynchronous Iterators

Bill de Blasio: Why American Workers Need to Be Protected from Automation

Where is Open Source taking Telco? (or is it the other way around?)

Transitioning from a 9–5 Job to Full-Time Freelance Writing

China ‘exaggerated’ GDP data by 2 percentage points for at least nine years