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Have a look how one TV show and a desktop computer revolutionized VFX industry.
Article word count: 14

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19285052
Posted by doener (karma: 19151)
Post stats: Points: 99 - Comments: 77 - 2019-03-01T20:42:07Z

\#HackerNews #amiga #and #babylon #vfx #video
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Google AMP lowered our page speed, and there's no choice but to use it


Google’s AMP project is harmful to publishers, and there’s nothing they can do about it
Article word count: 1351

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19629614
Posted by luu (karma: 55588)
Post stats: Points: 176 - Comments: 98 - 2019-04-10T23:13:57Z

\#HackerNews #amp #and #but #choice #google #... Show more...
 

Protections Against Fingerprinting and Crypto Mining in Firefox Nightly and Beta


We have added a feature to block fingerprinting and cryptomining in Firefox Nightly as an option for users to turn on.
Article word count: 485

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19614808
Posted by sohkamyung (karma: 24239)
Post stats: Points: 177 - Comments: 33 - 2019-04-09T14:12:02Z

\#HackerNews #against #and #beta #... Show more...
 
By Marc-Olivier Paquin



2019-02-25T13:08:19-05:00

brown and red wooden tripod on white wooden bookcase

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\#photography #CC0 #Unsplash #APIRandom #brown #and #red #wooden #tripod #on #white #wooden #bookcase
 

On Learning Rust and Go: Migrating Away from Python


I first started using Python in 1993. It's been my main programming language since about 2000. I've written a ton of code in Python, both for work and in my free time. For several years now, I've been…
Article word count: 621

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19475218
Posted by edward (karma: 22125)
Post stats: Points: 119 - Comments: 90 - 2019-03-24T08:44:34Z

\#HackerNews #and #away #from #learning #... Show more...
 

Replete 2.0: ClojureScript REPL for iOS and Android


Replete is a ClojureScript REPL for iOS and Android.Read the Replete User Guide or browse the Replete SDK.Replete is free and open source.

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19471879
Posted by tosh (karma: 34936)
Post stats: Points: 135 - Comments: 32 - 2019-03-23T19:15:30Z

\#HackerNews #and #android #clojurescript #for #ios #repl #replete
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Replete is a ClojureScript REPL for iOS and Android.

Read the [1]Replete User Guide or browse the [2]Replete SDK.

Replete is free and [3]open source.

[4]Download on the App Store

[5]Get it on Google Play

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5. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.fikesfarm.Replete

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ISPs in AU and NZ start censoring the internet without legal precedent


Several websites including Voat, ZeroHedge, Archive.is, LiveLeak, and others have been blocked in Australia and New Zealand in direct contravention to civil liberties that citizens are supposed to…
Article word count: 627

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19472855
Posted by Melchizedek (karma: 531)
Post stats: Points: 93 - Comments: 125 - 2019-03-23T23:13:33Z

\#HackerNews #and #censoring #internet #... Show more...
 

Homeless, living in a tent and employed: The changing face of homelessness


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19469930
Posted by dankohn1 (karma: 11181)
Post stats: Points: 147 - Comments: 133 - 2019-03-23T10:52:23Z

\#HackerNews #and #changing #employed #face #homeless #homelessness #living #tent #the
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Uganda’s Tarantino and his $200 action movies (2015)


Wakaliwood is a studio making low-budget action movies in Uganda - despite a shoestring budget it's films feature car chases, special effects and choreographed fight scenes.
Article word count: 2461

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19468327
Posted by smacktoward (karma: 39393)
Post stats: Points: 149 - Comments: 26 - 2019-03-23T00:55:17Z

\#HackerNews #200 #2015 #action #and #his #movies #... Show more...
 

AT&T’s “5G E” is slower than Verizon and T-Mobile 4G, study finds


AT&T's so-called "5G E" lost to Verizon and T-Mobile 4G in new speed tests.
Article word count: 843

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19466642
Posted by sinak (karma: 27014)
Post stats: Points: 145 - Comments: 47 - 2019-03-22T20:36:44Z

\#HackerNews #and #atts #finds #slower #... Show more...
 
By Manuel Nöbauer



2019-03-09T11:30:42-05:00

I’ve been on holiday in Austria, Styria. In the evening iI went out of our house and saw a beautiful sunset shining on this wood, I quickly pulled out my phone and made this great picture!

Location: Austria

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\#photography #CC0 #Unsplash #APIRandom #Ive #been #on #holiday #in #Austria #Styria #In #the #evening #iI #went #out #of #our #house #and #saw #a #beautiful #sunset #shining #on #this #wood #I #quickly #pulled #out #my #phone #and #made #this #great #picture #Austria
 
By Manuel Nöbauer



2019-03-09T11:30:42-05:00

I’ve been on holiday in Austria, Styria. In the evening iI went out of our house and saw a beautiful sunset shining on this wood, I quickly pulled out my phone and made this great picture!

Location: Austria

Source: https://unsplash.com/photos/r2d3Aff2SWM
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Via Unsplash.com

\#photography #CC0 #Unsplash #APIRandom #Ive #been #on #holiday #in #Austria #Styria #In #the #evening #iI #went #out #of #our #house #and #saw #a #beautiful #sunset #shining #on #this #wood #I #quickly #pulled #out #my #phone #and #made #this #great #picture #Austria
 

Revolutionary Ideas in Science, Math, and Society [video]


Eric Weinstein is a mathematician, economist, physicist, and managing director of Thiel Capital. He formed the “intellectual dark web” which is a loosely assembled group of public intellectuals…
Article word count: 105

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19458503
Posted by espeed (karma: 16178)
Post stats: Points: 123 - Comments: 54 - 2019-03-21T23:56:08Z

\#HackerNews #and #ideas #math #revolutionary #... Show more...
 

EU businesses sign open letter against copyright directive articles 11 and 13


Nextcloud is an open source, self-hosted file share and communication platform. Access & sync your files, contacts, calendars & communicate and collaborate across your devices. You decide what happens…
Article word count: 1756

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19455300
Posted by zoobab (karma: 593)
Post stats: Points: 196 - Comments: 13 - 2019-03-21T17:57:26Z

\#HackerNews #against #and #articles #... Show more...
 

A Julia Interpreter and Debugger


The authors are pleased to announce the release of a fully-featured debugger for Julia. You can now easily debug and introspect Julia code in a variety of ways: Step into functions and manually walk…
Article word count: 1803

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19455688
Posted by one-more-minute (karma: 1973)
Post stats: Points: 261 - Comments: 69 - 2019-03-21T18:27:30Z

\#HackerNews #and #debugger #interpreter #julia
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4chan, 8chan blocked by Australian and NZ ISPs for hosting shooting video


Widespread website blocking being used to limit spread of terror attack video.
Article word count: 687

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19443986
Posted by geephroh (karma: 349)
Post stats: Points: 84 - Comments: 151 - 2019-03-20T16:44:47Z

\#HackerNews #4chan #8chan #and #australian #... Show more...
 
By Benjamin Lizardo



2019-03-14T00:29:41-04:00

Just before going to class and running over it with my tire a had to take a photo of this fungus!

Location: Puerto Rico, Mayaguez

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\#photography #CC0 #Unsplash #APIRandom #Just #before #going #to #class #and #running #over #it #with #my #tire #a #had #to #take #a #photo #of #this #fungus #PuertoRico #Mayaguez
 

I’m 14, and I quit social media after discovering what was posted about me


When 8th grader Sonia Bokhari joined social media for the first time, she discovered that her mom and sister had been posting about her for her entire life.
Article word count: 1394

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19442514
Posted by laurex (karma: 6008)
Post stats: Points: 158 - Comments: 66 - 2019-03-20T14:25:17Z

\#HackerNews #about #after #and #discovering #... Show more...
 
By Noah Priebe



2019-02-22T23:03:52-05:00

white and black mountain during daytime

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\#photography #CC0 #Unsplash #APIRandom #white #and #black #mountain #during #daytime
 

Android users in Europe will be asked which browser and search engine they want


For nearly a decade, we’ve been in discussions with the European Commission about the way some of our products work. Throughout this process, we’ve always agreed on one thing一that healthy, thriving…
Article word count: 372

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19437465
Posted by ucaetano (karma: 7776)
Post stats: Points: 116 - Comments: 94 - 2019-03-19T23:57:40Z

\#HackerNews #and #android #asked #... Show more...
 

MS TextWorld: open-source engine that both generates and simulates text games


TextWorld is text-based game and is an open-source, extensible engine that generates and simulates text games-use it to train reinforcement learning agents.

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19434192
Posted by dyukqu (karma: 510)
Post stats: Points: 173 - Comments: 30 - 2019-03-19T18:47:21Z

\#HackerNews #and #both #engine #games #generates #open-source #simulates #text #textworld #that
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The lawyers who took on Big Tobacco are aiming at Realtors and their 6% fee


A new class-action lawsuit takes aim at real estate agents and the tools they use to do business, and housing industry watchers say it could revolutionize...
Article word count: 1117

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19431927
Posted by mudil (karma: 5523)
Post stats: Points: 120 - Comments: 117 - 2019-03-19T15:47:29Z

\#HackerNews #aiming #and #are #big #... Show more...
 

Firefox now automatically blocks autoplaying audio and video


Mozilla today released version 66 of its Firefox browser. It features all of the usual tech updates and bug fixes, but there’s also a clear theme here: reducing online annoyances. With this update,…
Article word count: 276

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19432362
Posted by Errorcod3 (karma: 3735)
Post stats: Points: 139 - Comments: 48 - 2019-03-19T16:26:48Z

\#HackerNews #and #audio #automatically #... Show more...
 

Tips and tricks to write LaTeX papers in with figures generated in Python


Best practice and tips & tricks to write scientific papers in LaTeX, with figures generated in Python or Matlab. - Wookai/paper-tips-and-tricks
Article word count: 34

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19425637
Posted by Wookai (karma: 191)
Post stats: Points: 129 - Comments: 51 - 2019-03-18T21:42:59Z

\#HackerNews #and #figures #generated #latex #papers #python #tips #tricks #with #write
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Atta Elayyan, Developer of MetroTube and LazyWorm Apps, Killed in Christchurch


Atta Elayyan was a Counter-Strike pro, an app developer, a national goalkeeper, a motorhead, and a victim in the Christchurch massacre. This is his story.
Article word count: 2299

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19426186
Posted by twistedlogicx (karma: 253)
Post stats: Points: 267 - Comments: 38 - 2019-03-18T22:55:50Z

\#HackerNews #and #apps #atta #christchurch #... Show more...
 
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EU government websites have undisclosed adtech trackers from Google and others


Plus: UK health service sites contain commercial trackers
Article word count: 857

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19424041
Posted by snaky (karma: 3287)
Post stats: Points: 162 - Comments: 44 - 2019-03-18T19:03:20Z

\#HackerNews #adtech #and #from #google #government #... Show more...
 

All-new iPad Air and iPad mini deliver dramatic power and capability


Apple today introduced the iPad Air in an all new 10.5-inch model, offering the latest innovations and advanced performance at a more affordable price.

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19420628
Posted by adarsh93 (karma: 50)
Post stats: Points: 102 - Comments: 206 - 2019-03-18T12:55:43Z

\#HackerNews #air #all-new #and #capability #... Show more...
 

Uber and Airbnb Alumni Fuel Tech’s Next Wave


As some of Silicon Valley’s most prominent start-ups prepare to go public, networks of their former employees are expected to plow big sums of money into a new generation of firms.
Article word count: 1688

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19415186
Posted by mdev (karma: 197)
Post stats: Points: 110 - Comments: 132 - 2019-03-17T17:38:08Z

\#HackerNews #airbnb #alumni #and #fuel #... Show more...
 

Myspace lost all the music its users uploaded between 2003 and 2015


Myspace lost all the music its users uploaded between 2003 and 2015
Article word count: 484

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19417640
Posted by pmoriarty (karma: 31693)
Post stats: Points: 142 - Comments: 59 - 2019-03-18T00:03:18Z

\#HackerNews #2003 #2015 #all #and #between #its #lost #... Show more...
 

Meritocracy doesn't exist, and believing it does has bad effects


Simply holding meritocracy as a value seems to promote discriminatory behavior.
Article word count: 1269

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19415309
Posted by pm24601 (karma: 1746)
Post stats: Points: 96 - Comments: 110 - 2019-03-17T17:58:50Z

\#HackerNews #and #bad #believing #does #doesnt #... Show more...
 

Associations of Cognitive Function with Carbon Dioxide and Ventilation (2016)


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Article word count: 16

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19411998
Posted by homarp (karma: 2083)
Post stats: Points: 130 - Comments: 49 - 2019-03-17T03:15:01Z

\#HackerNews #2016 #and #associations #carbon #cognitive #dioxide #function #ventilation #with
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Google’s Nest fiasco harms user trust and invades their privacy


Last month, Google announced that its Nest Secure would be updated to work with Google Assistant software. The problem? Google never told users its product had a microphone to begin with. Simple…
Article word count: 1018

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19407147
Posted by johnisgood (karma: 194)
Post stats: Points: 94 - Comments: 39 - 2019-03-16T10:17:05Z

\#HackerNews #and #fiasco #googles #... Show more...
 
By Alexandre Godreau



2019-02-25T10:11:23-05:00

architectural photography of red, white, and blue building

Location: Empire State Building, New York, usa

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\#photography #CC0 #Unsplash #APIRandom #architectural #photography #of #red #white #and #blue #building #EmpireStateBuilding #NewYork #usa
 

Facebook, Axios and NBC Paid to Whitewash Wikipedia Pages


And it almost always works.
Article word count: 2246

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19394169
Posted by danso (karma: 106215)
Post stats: Points: 145 - Comments: 38 - 2019-03-14T21:50:15Z

\#HackerNews #and #axios #facebook #nbc #pages #paid... Show more...
 

Epic Games Launcher appears to collect Steam friends and play history


So this comes originaly from Reddit, I found out via lashman Metacounil post. (This is not endorsement of those findings) But I tried to replicate those and found out that Epic Games Launcher on start…
Article word count: 852

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19394399
Posted by fooey (karma: 1749)
Post stats: Points: 138 - Comments: 46 - 2019-03-14T22:16:30Z

\#HackerNews #and #appears #collect #... Show more...
 

Chromium: Secretly stores referer and url for downloaded files (2017)


Reply or subscribe to this bug. Toggle useless messagesView this report as an mbox folder, status mbox, maintainer mbox Report forwarde

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19389871
Posted by IanSanders (karma: 111)
Post stats: Points: 122 - Comments: 57 - 2019-03-14T15:07:50Z

\#HackerNews #2017 #and #chromium #downloaded #files #for #... Show more...
 

The ups and downs of porting 50k lines of C++ to Go (2015)


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19385756
Posted by aparashk (karma: 235)
Post stats: Points: 67 - Comments: 53 - 2019-03-14T01:30:18Z

\#HackerNews #2015 #50k #and #downs #lines #porting #the #ups
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By David Tatum



2019-02-18T19:30:09-05:00

brown and white high-rise building

Location: Anchorage, Alaska

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\#photography #CC0 #Unsplash #APIRandom #brown #and #white #high-rise #building #Anchorage #Alaska
 

A world of hurt after GoDaddy, Apple, and Google misissue 1M certificates


Certificates with 63-bit serial numbers touch off mass revocation blitz.
Article word count: 936

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19374758
Posted by jonburs (karma: 965)
Post stats: Points: 148 - Comments: 89 - 2019-03-13T01:06:51Z

\#HackerNews #after #and #apple #certificates #... Show more...
 

Rebuilding My Personal Infrastructure with Alpine Linux and Docker


Published on Thu, 28 February 2019 For more than a decade I have run one or more servers to host a number of personal websites and web applications. Recently I decided it was time to rebuild the…
Article word count: 6

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19374887
Posted by kristianp (karma: 4853)
Post stats: Points: 168 - Comments: 61 - 2019-03-13T01:29:56Z

\#HackerNews #alpine #and #docker #... Show more...
 

Opioids and the Labor Market (2018)


This paper finds evidence that opioid availability decreases labor force participation while a large labor market shock does not influence the share of opioid abusers. We first identify the effect of…
Article word count: 294

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19372935
Posted by resalisbury (karma: 399)
Post stats: Points: 126 - Comments: 58 - 2019-03-12T20:56:40Z

\#HackerNews #2018 #and #labor #market #... Show more...
 

Google’s new voice recognition system works instantly and offline (Pixel only)


Voice recognition is a standard part of the smartphone package these days, and a corresponding part is the delay while you wait for Siri, Alexa, or Google to return your query, either correctly…
Article word count: 482

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19371890
Posted by Errorcod3 (karma: 3470)
Post stats: Points: 207 - Comments: 97 - 2019-03-12T19:14:49Z

\#HackerNews #and #googles #instantly #... Show more...
 

Bribes to Get into Yale and Stanford? What Else Is New?


A new college admissions scandal is just the latest proof of a grossly uneven playing field.
Article word count: 1071

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19373922
Posted by resalisbury (karma: 391)
Post stats: Points: 147 - Comments: 92 - 2019-03-12T22:54:34Z

\#HackerNews #and #bribes #else #get #into #... Show more...
 

On “Open” Distros, Open Source, and Building a Company


At Elastic, our focus is on building great products, form communities around them, and make our users successful.
Article word count: 1175

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19368782
Posted by christophilus (karma: 2687)
Post stats: Points: 142 - Comments: 47 - 2019-03-12T15:02:17Z

\#HackerNews #and #building #company #distros #... Show more...
 

Cloudflare Raises $150M and Adds to Board of Directors


Founder and co-chair of Nike Foundation, Maria Eitel, and Stan Meresman join Cloudflare board
Article word count: 668

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19367065
Posted by migueldemoura (karma: 172)
Post stats: Points: 111 - Comments: 79 - 2019-03-12T11:22:51Z

\#HackerNews #150m #adds #and #board #cloudflare... Show more...
 
By Den Trushtin



2019-02-23T12:43:00-05:00

silver and black bridge camera

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\#photography #CC0 #Unsplash #APIRandom #silver #and #black #bridge #camera
 

Oldschool planar graphics and why they were a good idea


Oldschool planar graphics If you ever work with old hardware, like writing an NES emulator or reverse engineering an old Amiga game, you ...
Article word count: 724

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19362436
Posted by bibyte (karma: 770)
Post stats: Points: 95 - Comments: 53 - 2019-03-11T20:22:51Z

\#HackerNews #and #good #graphics #idea #... Show more...
 
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