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New federal rules limit police searches of family tree DNA databases

DoorDash confirms data breach affected 4.9M customers, workers and merchants

Cormac McCarthy on how to write a science paper

New Mac Pro Tech Specs

The Octopus: An Alien Among Us

Gatsby raises $15M Series A for its modern web development platform

Be wary of functions which take several parameters of the same type

Analysis of Dungeon Master and Chaos Strikes Back Atari ST Floppy Disks (2009)

Delicate wash cycles release more microfibres

Deep Learning for Symbolic Mathematics

A Node.js log library that enables you to view logs in Chrome dev tools

PoisonTap (2016)

Facebook tries hiding Like counts to fight envy

Quartzy (YC S11) is hiring a senior SRE – remote and first of platform team

Sample Efficient Evolutionary Algorithm for Analog Circuit Design

Dickmann’s Autonomous Cars, 1980s [video]

AltStore: Alternative iOS app store that doesn’t require a jailbreak

Show HN: Zapmarks

Announcing your plans makes you less motivated to accomplish them (2009)

‘Fleeceware’ apps overcharge users for basic app functionality

OpenSSI is an open-source single-system image clustering system

Gigantic Chinese telescope opens to astronomers worldwide

HTTP/3: the past, the present, and the future

How Apple Kills Indie Developers

At Tech’s Leading Edge, Worry About a Concentration of Power

Dezoomify Allows You to Download Zoomable Images

Performance Testing React with Anonymous Functions

About the security content of macOS Mojave 10.14.6 Supplemental Update 2

Interview with the Guy Who Tried to Frame Me for Heroin Possession

Dropbox exposes personal details of viewers of publicly shared Paper documents

The secret life of open source developers [video]

Show HN: I built a royalty-free indie music marketplace

Rimbaud Draws New Followers to the Hometown He Hated

Ethical Hacking for IoT Security: A First Look into Bug Bounty Programs

How to Measure CO2 with a Low-Cost Sensor and a Raspberry Pi

Show HN: Livecodestream – Live streaming directly from browser (decentralised)

Show HN: Proxy Orbit – Rotating Web Proxy API for Pentesting

Women are struggling to find men who make as much money as they do

Uber stopped its own investigators from reporting crimes to the police

Idea Management 101: The Ultimate Guide to Driving Innovation

Fine-Grained, Language-Based Access Control for Database-Backed Applications

Show HN: FaaStest – Serverless Platforms Benchmark Made Easy

What Carriers Aren’t Eager to Tell You About Texting (2008)

WeWork is reportedly halting all new lease agreements with property owners

Crazy Idea or Billion Dollar Startup? (How to Validate Product Ideas Before MVP)

Are Facebook employees depressed? (H1B slavery visa and abuse)

Purism’s Librem 5 phone starts shipping–a fully open GNU/Linux phone

Dear Ms Recruiter, I won’t tell you my current salary, & you shouldn’t be asking

WireGuard VPN Installation and Configuration

Europeans have a ’right to be forgotten’ online. Should Canadians?

Show HN: 123Metrics – Privacy centered website metrics

Gravity Payments CEO is raising the minimum salary of his employees again

NASA and ESA are going to slam a spacecraft into an asteroid to deflect it

Yet another Google Graveyard

PostgreSQL 12 RC 1 Released

Google shutters Bulletin, its hyperlocal news experiment

What would the world look like if everyone set their own schedule?

The source code of Windows troubleshooting program has been leaked

Iterating over objects and arrays: frequent errors (2017)

Will retiring boomers cashing out cause a ’dark period’ for the stock market

Using too much water to wash your clothes releases more plastic microfibres

Pixel 3 night mode vs. iPhone Pro night mode

Gremlin Introduces Chaos Engineering Scenarios to Prepare for Real-World Outages

Lead pigments added to turmeric threaten public health across Bangladesh

A home for apps that push the boundaries of iOS. No jailbreak required

An HTML attribute potentially worth $4.4M to Chipotle

Isoflat – Free isometric and flat graphic resources

I Became an Engineering Director (By Becoming a Software Engineer Again)

The H1B Visa Slavery at Facebook

Eating Urchins: Can Gourmet Diners Reverse the Collapse of an Ecosystem?

New Skimming Trend: Injecting Malicious Scripts into Routers

I dropped out of MIT and started a new college in San Francisco, AMA

Snapchat may be “stealing” (monetizing) users’ emotions

Why I’m bullish on Hydrogen from electrolysis

You’re Having a Cross-Cultural Miscommunication

How climate change is melting, drying and flooding Earth – in pictures

Job ads on Facebook discriminated against women and older workers

Oops: What to do if the Space Shuttle payload bay doors don’t close properly

The $63B ‘Phoenix’: Beijing Officially Opens the World’s Largest Airport

Facebook confirms its “standards” don’t apply to politicians

FTC sues owner for allegedly conning people to pay for dating service

Uyghur woman forced to marry Han Chinese man in exchange for family’s release

Belarus becomes first country to make IPv6 mandatory for ISPs

Why I Resigned from the Gates Foundation