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Reverse engineering a custom CPU from a single program

Google Chrome Keystone is modifying /var symlink on non SIP Macs causing k-panic

OSSU: A path to a free self-taught education in computer science

Scale AI is hiring engineers to accelerate the development of AI

The Most Misused SSN of All Time

On Polysemous Mathematical Illustration [video]

Prashanth Chandrasekar Replacing Joel Spolsky as Stack Overflow CEO

Woman who mistook wasabi for avocado hospitalized with ’broken heart syndrome’

Amazon launches Amazon Care, a virtual medical clinic for employees

We are clueless about how long things should take

In Russia’s Space Graveyard, Locals Scavenge Fallen Spacecraft (2018)

Talos: OS for Kubernetes

In the Salary Race, Engineers Sprint but English Majors Endure

Brain research on boys’ preference for video games and girls’ for social media

El-Kurru’s Carved Graffiti Reveal Another Side of Ancient Nubia

MegaBots calls it a day, puts fighting robot up for sale on eBay

Google wins privacy case: ‘Right to be forgotten’ applies only in EU

“China’s Tesla” NIO slashes thousands of jobs as losses mount

First Librem 5 Smartphones Are Shipping

Facebook to acquire CTRL-Labs, a startup for controlling computers with the mind

SEC Charges Comscore Inc. and Former CEO with Accounting and Disclosure Fraud

SDKs: A Loophole That Turns Your Apps into Spies

Adblock Radio: An adblocker for live radio streams and podcasts

The news industry was complicit in the opioid crisis

Voidcall – Making of 13kb JavaScript RTS Game

In Pittsburgh, a Bookstore Where ‘Freewheeling Curiosity’ Reigns

NA62 spots two potential instances of rare particle decay

Mysterious Avid Issue Knocks Out Mac Pro Workstations Across Hollywood

How did MS-DOS decide on two seconds to keep the floppy disk cache valid?

Declaratively implementing CPOs (customization point objects)

Elderly woman didn’t realize her kitchen painting was worth $6M

Mistakes Are Embarrassing the Publishing Industry

“Did You Eat the Whole Cake?” On Learning Estonian

Ofcom Investigates China Global Television Network over Coverage of HK Protests

Yahoo Customer Data Security Breach Litigation Settlement

The Weather Record: Weather Collectors and Prognosticators

Benefits of a daily diary and topic journals

Arrests in a String of High-Profile Old Master Forgeries announces Apple II-powered cryptocurrency

Thumbor – open-source on-demand image cropping, resizing and filters

The 64 Milliseconds Manifesto

Anti-Vaccine Sentiment Took Hold in the United States

Attacking Default Installs of Helm on Kubernetes

Which European Companies Are Working in Xinjiang? – ChinaFile

Canoo’s first subscription-only EV is a refreshing rethink of the VW Microbus

I quit social media and now I want a cigarette

3D-Printed Extension for Extreme Macro Photography with Lens Electronic Control

SF residents buy boulders, place them on sidewalk to thwart homeless tents

Exploiting Tinder to get paid features for free

’No Religion’ Officially Overtakes Christianity in New Zealand Census Stats

Good writing is lean, clean, and easy to read

’This Is All Wrong,’ Greta Thunberg Tells World Leaders at U.N. Climate Session

Telnet Backdoor Opens More Than 1M IoT Radios to Hijack

Show HN: VideoMop – Automatically censor video/audio

2019 Arctic Sea Ice Minimum Tied for Second Lowest on Record

Machu Picchu: Ancient Incan sanctuary intentionally built on faults

Behavioral Theory of Leadership: How to Be a Better Leader

CoinDesk Victim of Hoax in Which Fake Kik CEO Claimed to Quit

My father had a lifelong ticket to fly anywhere. Then they took it away

Spot, the Internet’s Wildest 4-Legged Robot, Is Finally Here

Stealing Ur Feelings, an interactive facial recognition AI movie

What’s Going on with WhatFreeWords?

New Largely Undocumented APIs in iOS 13

Effective writing is lean, clean, and easy to read

Do new cancer drugs work? Too often we don’t know (and neither does your doctor)

“My Book Defending Free Speech Has Been Banned”

Footage of hundreds of blindfolded, shackled Uighur prisoners in Xinjiang, China

WeWork CEO, Adam Neumann, Stepping Down Under Pressure

Bill Gates: The Scam Behind Her Foundation

Greta Thunberg speech: How dare you? [video]

CentOS Stream and CentOS Linux 8 Released

Want to Reduce Suicides? Follow the Data to Medical Offices, Motels, etc.

Gene name errors are widespread in the scientific literature (2016)

Supreme Court: Suspending Parliament was unlawful, judges rule

James Flynn: My Book Defending Free Speech Has Been Banned