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VPN⁰: A Privacy-Preserving Distributed Virtual Private Network

Break before make, abstractions, and sleazy ISPs

CERN’s Future Circular Collider Conceptual Design Report [pdf]

Windows Exploitation Tricks: Spoofing Named Pipe Client PID

Why Japan lost its comparative advantage in producing electronic parts

Echolocation in blind people reveals the brain’s adaptive powers

Measuring actual learning versus feeling of learning

Show HN: Visual travel destination discovery tool, currently by matching weather

Single malt Scotch whisky targeted by United States tariffs

The long history of parents complaining about their kids’ homework

Open Source: From Community to Commercialization

Small Clojure Interpreter

John Searle: Consciousness in Artificial Intelligence (2015) [video]

Show HN: See Google’s Data on Real User Site Performance for Any Site

E*Trade Announces $0 Base Commissions for Online Stock, ETF, and Options Trades

Show HN: ChessBoss – enhancing physical chessboards with computer vision

Show HN: Easy Serverless GraphQL APIs with Serverless Framework AppSync

Show HN: Transform Data Without Programming

The GM strike is really about the switch to electric cars

‘Mike’s Candyshop’: Behind the Overdose Death of Colin Kroll

An Antique Toaster That’s Better Than Today’s [video]

Show HN: I built a syllable dictionary using Python and web scraping

Coded Merkle Tree: Solving Data Availability Attacks in Blockchains

Show HN: GitCF – A RawGit-Like Service Running on CloudFlare Workers

Show HN: Brain Test – Stroop Effect

Show HN: HN Pop Quiz – Useless Trivia Quiz about Hacker News

IMAP Server on Node.js / MongoDB

Mathematical challenges take undergrad in a new direction

Walkability a key factor determining upward mobility of a city’s residents

Australia Just Had a Bad Flu Season. That May Be a Warning for the U.S.

Taiwan flag emoji disappears from latest Apple iPhone keyboard

Fab in India: India is trying to create an indigenous chip-making industry

Scientists on Arctic Expedition Choose Ice Floe That’ll Be Home for a Year

Show HN: Updated wave method of building color palette

V8: Workaround for Intel Gemini Lake Processor Bug

Ancient Greek Scroll’s Hidden Contents Revealed Through Infrared Imaging

FT launches Road to Riches board game to boost financial literacy

Startup options are better than they look (2017)

Interview with Paul Salopek of the “Out of Eden” Walk

Scientists implant "memories" into bird brains to teach them songs

Pagers, faxes and cheques: Things that might seem obsolete, but aren’t

Why is hi-tech Japan using cassette tapes and faxes? (2015)

Show HN: Able – an alternative to Medium

Ant Design

Malaysian government plans to promote startups by becoming a venture capitalist

Over twenty percent of cable TV bills are bogus fees, study says

Eight Habits of Expert Software Designers: An Illustrated Guide

You can now try the Oil language

Hygieia is a devops dashboard aggregator

The McKenzie Method can help you say goodbye to back and neck pain

China and Taiwan Clash over Wikipedia Edits

Making a big high quality comic book using only FLOSS from scratch

Open Source GitHub App Built with Flutter

The Gentleperson’s Guide to Forum Spies (2012)

Show HN: Create pixel art using any image in Google Sheets

Astronomers observe how two suns collect matter in a binary system

What the max amount of caffeine you should be drinking in day looks like (2017)

MIT Probabilistic Computing Project Reading List

Xcode Build Optimization – Exhaustive list of ways to speed up your Xcode build

The great fear of 1776 for the Native Americans and their British allies

DSLs to Reconfigurable Hardware: Design of the Spatial Language and Compiler

People Who Read a Lot of Books Are Way Nicer, Kinder and Empathetic

HK fears internet shutdown after emergency powers are used to ban face masks

Thailand judge shoots himself in court after criticising system

ProxylessNAS: Direct Neural Architecture Search on Target Task and Hardware

Imagededup: Finding duplicate images made easy

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt believes biology is next frontier in computing

The broken record: Why Barr’s call against end-to-end encryption is nuts

Sean Carroll’s Podcast, Mindscape

Show HN: Lego, a fast static site generator built in JavaScript

Synthetic data will help solve machine learning’s cold start problem

The Countries Where People Are the Most Emotionally Complex

Raspberry Pi 4 Can Now Overclock to 2.147 GHz. Here’s How,40559.html

Why Elon Musk’s Big, Shiny Starship Sparked a Passive-Aggressive Fight with NASA

’We Were Wiped Out’: New Yorkers Preyed on Chicago Cabbies

Show HN: Turn Any Desk into a Drumpad

Friday Humor: How to Create a Blog Nobody Reads

How ICE Picks Its Targets in the Surveillance Age