Tech & News

  1. Build Your Own React (pomb.us) discuss
  2. Offshore wind will be a $1T industry by 2040, but it's needed now (utilitydive.com) discuss
  3. Turning PostgreSQL into a queue serving 10k jobs per second (gist.github.com) discuss
  4. Why Is the Migration to Python 3 Taking So Long? (stackoverflow.blog) discuss
  5. Scammers deepfake CEO’s voice to talk underling into $243,000 transfer (nakedsecurity.sophos.com) discuss
  6. A lattice-based cryptographic library in Go (github.com) discuss
  7. Streak (YC S11), CRM for Gmail, Is Hiring in Vancouver (streak.com) discuss
  8. Optical Proof of Work (arxiv.org) discuss
  9. Cityspeak from Blade Runner [pdf] (ric.edu) discuss
  10. The Amazon Transparency Program Is a Counterfeiter's Worst Nightmare (forbes.com) discuss
  11. Hong Kong Protestors Take over Universities and Financial District (wsj.com) discuss
  12. Cats Cannot Taste Sweets (scientificamerican.com) discuss
  13. AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Review: 16 Cores on 7nm with PCIe 4.0 (anandtech.com) discuss
  14. Fourteen years after launching 1Password takes $200M (techcrunch.com) discuss
  15. In Its First Funding in 14 Years, 1Password Raises $200M Series A (news.crunchbase.com) discuss
  16. Mist Showers: Sustainable Decadence? (lowtechmagazine.com) discuss
  17. So the internet didn’t turn out the way we hoped (nytimes.com) discuss
  18. GCC 7.5 (gcc.gnu.org) discuss
  19. We're Surrounded by Billions of Internet-Connected Devices. Can We Trust Them? (newsweek.com) discuss
  20. The importance of decentralisation (ungleich.ch) discuss
  21. Why tyranny could be the inevitable outcome of democracy (theconversation.com) discuss
  22. Forcing vegan diet upon kids can lead to jail time in Belgium (qz.com) discuss
  23. Mysteries behind interstellar buckyballs finally answered (phys.org) discuss
  24. Dear Devs, please stop using Medium for your contents (news.ycombinator.com) discuss
  25. The Age of Surveillance Capitalism [video] (iai.tv) discuss
  26. GNU Assembler Patches For Optimizing The Intel Jump Conditional Code Erratum (twitter.com) discuss
  27. Drop Table “Companies”;-- LTD (beta.companieshouse.gov.uk) discuss
  28. Advantages of Peer Learning (blog.hyperlog.club) discuss
  29. Defending the rights of protesters using ProtonMail (protonmail.com) discuss
  30. Teaching a neural network to use a calculator (reiinakano.com) discuss
  31. Show HN: Bamboolib – A GUI for Pandas (Python Data Science) (bamboolib.com) discuss
  32. GitHub faces more resignations in light of ICE contract (techcrunch.com) discuss
  33. How we built Uber Engineering's highest query-per-second service using Go (2016) (eng.uber.com) discuss
  34. Intel disables Hardware Lock Elision on all current CPUs (git.kernel.org) discuss
  35. Show HN: Remote work statistics (remotehub.io) discuss
  36. The Rise of 'Facadism' in London (bbc.com) discuss
  37. Trashing Teens (2007) (psychologytoday.com) discuss
  38. Pocket Popcorn Computer: Linux in Your Pocket (pocket.popcorncomputer.com) discuss
  39. Moto Razr 2019: A foldable smartphone with no display crease (arstechnica.com) discuss
  40. Viewpoint Toward a Computer for Visual Thinkers (1988) (scottkim.com.previewc40.carrierzone.com) discuss
  41. The wonderful world of insects (delanceyplace.com) discuss
  42. A Woman Who Can Smell Parkinson's (spiegel.de) discuss
  43. Three Mysterious Philanthropists Fund Fourth-Largest U.S. Charity (2014) (bloomberg.com) discuss
  44. On Chaucer: ‘Kek kek kokkow quek quek’ (lrb.co.uk) discuss
  45. Explaining 4K 60Hz Video Through USB-C Hub (bigmessowires.com) discuss
  46. Flight 1080 (1978) [pdf] (tristar500.net) discuss
  47. Show HN: Vy – a powerful but retro and minimalist IDE (github.com) discuss
  48. Turning the mathematics of vector calculus into simple pictures (technologyreview.com) discuss
  49. John Carmack: I’m going to work on artificial general intelligence (facebook.com) discuss
  50. Disney, IP, and “Returns to Marginal Affinity” (matthewball.vc) discuss
  51. Microsoft Comic Chat (en.wikipedia.org) discuss
  52. AWS Data Exchange (aws.amazon.com) discuss
  53. What people get paid to work in journalism (cjr.org) discuss
  54. Logic Programming in C++ (2018) (wordsandbuttons.online) discuss
  55. Where Have All the Fragments Gone? (laphamsquarterly.org) discuss
  56. Neutrinos lead to unexpected discovery about eigenvectors and eigenvalues (quantamagazine.org) discuss
  57. Sir Rod Stewart reveals his epic model railway city (bbc.com) discuss
  58. A man who got his overweight cat into the passenger cabin of a plane (nytimes.com) discuss
  59. GitHub Archive Program (archiveprogram.github.com) discuss
  60. Private Equity company acquires .org registry (domainnamewire.com) discuss
  61. AI Clones Your Voice After Listening for 5 Seconds (2018) (google.github.io) discuss
  62. Brave launches 1.0 (brave.com) discuss
  63. Nature’s survey of 6k grad students reveals the turbulence of doctoral research (nature.com) discuss
  64. 16-inch MacBook Pro (apple.com) discuss
  65. Developing open-source FPGA tools (twitter.com) discuss
  66. Mourning the End of Paper Maps (theguardian.com) discuss
  67. Italian aerospace group Leonardo invests in solar-powered drones (reuters.com) discuss
  68. Don’t Take Their Word for It: The Misclassification of Bond Mutual Funds (papers.ssrn.com) discuss
  69. APLcart – Find Your Way in APL (aplcart.info) discuss
  70. Bar Chart Race, Explained (observablehq.com) discuss
  71. Scientists further refine how quickly the universe is expanding (phys.org) discuss