Tech & News

  1. Dyson Tree (en.wikipedia.org) discuss
  2. Seattle's 'microtransit' experiment drives people to light rail (crosscut.com) discuss
  3. Speeding Up Our Build Pipelines (engineering.skroutz.gr) discuss
  4. Wasm vs. PNaCl Performance Benchmark (pdftron.com) discuss
  5. Show HN: Firestorm – An ORM for Firestore (github.com) discuss
  6. Show HN: YouTube Decade – The most-viewed videos posted 10 years ago (youtubedecade.netlify.com) discuss
  7. I love my paper dictionary (2017) (austinkleon.com) discuss
  8. What Makes a Good Conversation? (abigailsee.com) discuss
  9. What Companies Are For (economist.com) discuss
  10. America has no use for hides, so leather prices plunge (latimes.com) discuss
  11. The Path to Dijkstra’s Handwriting (2013) (joshldavis.com) discuss
  12. Rabbit Holes: The Secret to Technical Expertise (blog.bityard.net) discuss
  13. Taking History Personally (the-tls.co.uk) discuss
  14. A Look at the Evolution of the Dial Telephone (2004) (arctos.com) discuss
  15. Write your own Excel in F# (2018) (tomasp.net) discuss
  16. Adventure in Prolog Tutorial (2016) (amzi.com) discuss
  17. Keyringless GnuPG (nullprogram.com) discuss
  18. Racket for E-Commerce (defn.io) discuss
  19. Revisiting Sutton Hoo, Britain’s Mythical Ship Burial (newyorker.com) discuss
  20. Germany in Uproar as Negative Rates Threaten Saving Obsession (bloomberg.com) discuss
  21. Microsoft Academic Knowledge Graph (ma-graph.org) discuss
  22. Banned C standard library functions in Git source code (github.com) discuss
  23. Programming shape using kirigami tessellations (nature.com) discuss
  24. Rodney Brooks (technologyreview.com) discuss
  25. Roof algae: The prehistoric organism that streaks your shingles (2013) (washingtonpost.com) discuss
  26. A Buddhist monk confronts Japan's suicide culture (2013) (newyorker.com) discuss
  27. Show HN: Ji Language – Looking for Feedback (observablehq.com) discuss
  28. Cowrie: a medium-interaction SSH and Telnet honeypot (github.com) discuss
  29. Salsify – A New Architecture for Real-time Internet Video (snr.stanford.edu) discuss
  30. Webmin 1.890 Exploit – What Happened? (webmin.com) discuss
  31. Things I Learnt from a Senior Software Engineer (neilkakkar.com) discuss
  32. Zen 2 Missives – AMD now delivering efficiencies that are double that of Intel (apollo.backplane.com) discuss
  33. How the Great Truth Dawned (newcriterion.com) discuss
  34. The phpCE 2019 conference in Dresden has been cancelled and won't be continued (2019.phpce.eu) discuss
  35. Freshermeat – Open-Source Security Software (open-source-security-software.net) discuss
  36. Uranium Contaminates Water Across California's Central Valley (2015) (kqed.org) discuss
  37. Chicken Hypnotism (en.wikipedia.org) discuss
  38. How four packets broke CenturyLink's network (theregister.co.uk) discuss
  39. Major book publishers sue Amazon’s Audible over new speech-to-text feature (theverge.com) discuss
  40. QEMU VM Escape (blog.bi0s.in) discuss
  41. The Cherokee want a representative in Congress, taking up a 200-year-old promise (cnn.com) discuss
  42. Ask HN: Best Blogging Platform (news.ycombinator.com) discuss
  43. Woman Finds Yellow Diamond While Watching YouTube Video on How to Find Diamonds (gizmodo.com) discuss
  44. Artist: Unknown – Identifying the artist behind an artwork (2018) (vgdensetsu.tumblr.com) discuss
  45. A Fine Map from Alexander von Humboldt (1851) (longstreet.typepad.com) discuss
  46. Facebook emails show internal concerns being raised about Cambridge Analytica (techcrunch.com) discuss
  47. Spacebook: AGI's near Real-Time satellite viewer (apps.agi.com) discuss
  48. Min Chiu Li (en.wikipedia.org) discuss
  49. How do black holes destroy information and why is that a problem? (backreaction.blogspot.com) discuss
  50. Giant Pumice Raft Floating Towards Australia Could Replenish Great Barrier Reef (tpr.org) discuss
  51. How Facebook Tracks You on Android (2018) [video] (youtube.com) discuss
  52. The A-Z of Programming Languages: Interviews with programming language creators [pdf] (math.bas.bg) discuss
  53. Why don't we try to destroy tropical cyclones by nuking them? (aoml.noaa.gov) discuss
  54. Tesla Model 3 Cost of Ownership Slightly Cheaper Than a Camry (loupventures.com) discuss
  55. Show HN: Base – API for authentication, email sending, images and more (base-api.io) discuss
  56. How to compile a Linux kernel in the 21st century – Opensource.com (opensource.com) discuss
  57. iPaaS – Integration Platform as a Service (altkomsoftware.pl) discuss
  58. Show HN: I made a CRM system you'll enjoy using (wobaka.com) discuss
  59. Should small Rust structs be passed by-copy or by-borrow? (forrestthewoods.com) discuss
  60. Moscow's blockchain voting system cracked a month before election (zdnet.com) discuss
  61. Show HN: Hello (hurtak.cc) discuss
  62. North American versus European distribution systems (2011) (electrical-engineering-portal.com) discuss
  63. Pronouncing Hexadecimal (twitter.com) discuss
  64. Apple Contractors Allegedly Listened to 1,000 Siri Recordings a Day – Each (theverge.com) discuss
  65. Disappearing act: Device vanishes on command after military missions (phys.org) discuss
  66. Key gene identified that could lead to schizophrenia and autism (cardiff.ac.uk) discuss