Tech & News

  1. Crypto Miners in Georgia Consume 10% of the Entire Nation’s Power (thedailychain.com) discuss
  2. ‘Zork’ Source Code, Presumed Lost, Has Been Uploaded to GitHub (kryptonradio.com) discuss
  3. Financial Time Series Forecasting with Deep Learning: A Literature Review (arxiv.org) discuss
  4. America's Missile That Uses Sword Blades Instead of Explosives Has Struck Again (thedrive.com) discuss
  5. AI Dungeon 2 costing over $10k/day to run on GCS/Colab (twitter.com) discuss
  6. Centrifugal Machine Guns (armourersbench.com) discuss
  7. Cray-2 vectorization instruction notes by former Principal Engineer of Cray (web.archive.org) discuss
  8. The Art of Hosting Good Conversations Online (1998) (rheingold.com) discuss
  9. A way to make anonymous online donations (jpkoning.blogspot.com) discuss
  10. Game Boy Advance “Hello World” Using Zig (github.com) discuss
  11. Loose Lips Sink Ships (en.wikipedia.org) discuss
  12. Héctor Garcia-Molina, 1953–2019 (rjlipton.wordpress.com) discuss
  13. Human-Assisted Archival of Yahoo Groups (github.com) discuss
  14. Fu-Go Balloon Bomb (en.wikipedia.org) discuss
  15. Developing a Statically Typed Programming Language (2017) (blog.mgechev.com) discuss
  16. BrachioGraph – the cheapest, simplest possible pen-plotter (github.com) discuss
  17. Ask HN: What tech choices make “new” Reddit so unbearably slow? (news.ycombinator.com) discuss
  18. Larry and Sergey: A Valediction (roughtype.com) discuss
  19. Vulnerable Nations Call for Ecocide to Be Recognized as an International Crime (climateliabilitynews.org) discuss
  20. Ask HN: Why GraphQL APIs but no Datalog APIs? (news.ycombinator.com) discuss
  21. Kochland review: how the Kochs bought America – and trashed it (theguardian.com) discuss
  22. Powerful Statement of Resistance from a College Student on Trial in Moscow (newyorker.com) discuss
  23. Why do publishers still issue hardbacks? (2018) (theguardian.com) discuss
  24. Ask HN: How many email addresses do you actively use? (news.ycombinator.com) discuss
  25. A $7 Credit Limit: Jack Ma’s Ant Lures Hundreds of Millions of Borrowers (wsj.com) discuss
  26. A tale of two covariates: Why OWID and company are wrong about US healthcare (randomcriticalanalysis.com) discuss
  27. Verizon/Yahoo Blocking Attempts to Archive Yahoo Groups – Deletion: Dec. 14 (modsandmembersblog.wordpress.com) discuss
  28. Using machine learning to choose compression algorithms (vks.ai) discuss
  29. Sequoyah – Inventor of the Cherokee Script (en.wikipedia.org) discuss
  30. The curious case of Croatian wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org) discuss
  31. Hospital superbugs are evolving to survive hand sanitizers (2018) (arstechnica.com) discuss
  32. How much a baby is touched leaves measurable effects on DNA methylation (2017) (miamiherald.com) discuss
  33. Statically-typed error handling in Python using Mypy (beepb00p.xyz) discuss
  34. TwoTone: Data Sonification (twotone.io) discuss
  35. Steve Jobs: Out for Revenge (1989) (nytimes.com) discuss
  36. The Go runtime scheduler's way of dealing with system calls (utcc.utoronto.ca) discuss
  37. Epsilon: The JDK’s Do-Nothing Garbage Collector (blogs.oracle.com) discuss
  38. Pixar in a Box (2015) (khanacademy.org) discuss
  39. Smalltalk with the GraalVM (javaadvent.com) discuss
  40. Experiment closes gap in weather forecasting (phys.org) discuss
  41. SpaceX working on fix for Starlink satellites so they don’t disrupt astronomy (spacenews.com) discuss
  42. Friends of Vast Industrial Concrete Kafkaesque Structures (seriss.com) discuss
  43. An example of exploiting two fixed vulnerabilities in Firefox on Windows (github.com) discuss
  44. Learning to code vs. learning to automate (daedtech.com) discuss
  45. After a bone marrow transplant, a man has two sets of DNA (nytimes.com) discuss
  46. If the Moon Were Only 1 Pixel (2014) (joshworth.com) discuss
  47. Show HN: Microfronts – Front-end solution for running multiple frameworks as one (github.com) discuss
  48. How TiKV reads and writes (tikv.org) discuss
  49. Lisp Programming in Vim with Slimv or Vlime (susam.in) discuss
  50. Cairo Desktop Environment (cairoshell.com) discuss
  51. Far Cry (ceasarbautista.com) discuss
  52. How to write better game libraries (handmade.network) discuss
  53. GCC-Rust: Rust frontend for GCC (github.com) discuss
  54. A whirlwind introduction to dataflow graphs (2018) (fgiesen.wordpress.com) discuss
  55. Studying the effects of interruption on motivation (bbc.com) discuss
  56. The ego depletion saga demonstrates the importance of effect sizes (pigee.wordpress.com) discuss
  57. A Quick Primer on Dig (mrkaran.dev) discuss
  58. Emotionally focused couple therapy can help love last (aeon.co) discuss
  59. A One-Traffic-Light Town with Some of the Fastest Internet in the U.S (newyorker.com) discuss
  60. Unsolicited messages on Keybase (whiskey-tango.org) discuss
  61. Late-Stage Adversarial Interoperability (eff.org) discuss