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Soil Erosion: Why soil is disappearing from farms


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20433954
Posted by joeyespo (karma: 21763)
Post stats: Points: 138 - Comments: 100 - 2019-07-14T15:32:39Z

\#HackerNews #disappearing #erosion #farms #from #soil #why
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Raspberry Pi 4 on sale now from $35


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20260863
Posted by MarcScott (karma: 3227)
Post stats: Points: 228 - Comments: 82 - 2019-06-24T06:00:28Z

\#HackerNews #from #now #raspberry #sale
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Raspberry Pi 4 on sale now from $35
 

South Korean Government to Switch from Windows to Linux


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19947515
Posted by jrepinc (karma: 2541)
Post stats: Points: 189 - Comments: 62 - 2019-05-18T14:20:52Z

\#HackerNews #from #government #korean #linux #south #switch #windows
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London police fine pedestrian for trying to cover face from camera


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19928231
Posted by mlmartin (karma: 435)
Post stats: Points: 160 - Comments: 82 - 2019-05-16T12:20:01Z

\#HackerNews #camera #cover #face #fine #for #from #london #pedestrian #police #trying
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Why I Switched from Python to Clojure (2016)


I spent some more time with Python and started to realize that I needed something more. Here's a brief list of the reasons why I switched to Clojure.
Article word count: 1081

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19477990
Posted by bsg75 (karma: 4902)
Post stats: Points: 123 - Comments: 86 - 2019-03-24T18:43:17Z

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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...
 

The Boombox Incident: removing bald people from photos


Written by Matt Bilyeu on March 21, 2019 In Seinfeld episode #163, “The Slicer”, George has just landed a cushy job at Kruger Industrial Smoothing, when he sees himself in the background of a family…
Article word count: 850

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19462007
Posted by mbil (karma: 319)
Post stats: Points: 156 - Comments: 39 - 2019-03-22T12:47:20Z

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Tell HN: Google removing Gmail access from IFTTT


Hello,

Although you don’t need to take any action, we wanted to let you know that the following third-party apps will no longer be able to access some data in your Google Account, including your Gmail content. This change will go into effect starting March 31, 2019.

IFTTT

We are making this change as part of ongoing efforts to make sure your data is protected and private. These apps haven’t yet complied with our updated data privacy requirements announced on October 8, 2018

You can always view, manage and remove apps you’ve given access to your account by visiting your Google Account.

Thanks, The Google Accounts team

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19458172
Posted by pgrote (karma: 2973)
Post stats: Points: 135 - Comments: 61 - 2019-03-21T22:54:51Z

\#HackerNews #access #from #gmail #google #ifttt #removing #tell
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Google hit with €1.5bn fine from EU over advertising


The search engine has been fined for blocking rival online search advertisers.
Article word count: 375

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19440926
Posted by okket (karma: 35450)
Post stats: Points: 169 - Comments: 140 - 2019-03-20T11:15:48Z

\#HackerNews #€15bn #advertising #fine #from #google #... Show more...
 

KDE Connect removed from Google Play store for violating new policy on SMS


“KDE Connect has been removed from @GooglePlay for violating their new policy on apps that access SMS [1]. The policy has an explicit exception for companion apps (like KDE Connect), but it was…
Article word count: 590

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19429193
Posted by coolgoose (karma: 115)
Post stats: Points: 161 - Comments: 52 - 2019-03-19T09:09:29Z

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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...
 

Italy bans unvaccinated children from school


Italy now requires children to prove they have been vaccinated before attending school.
Article word count: 711

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19423147
Posted by hackr_nj (karma: 75)
Post stats: Points: 124 - Comments: 87 - 2019-03-18T17:35:23Z

\#HackerNews #bans #children #from #italy #school #... Show more...
 

Americans Are Going Bankrupt from Getting Sick


Doctors’ bills play a role in 60 percent of personal-bankruptcy filings.

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19409244
Posted by clumsysmurf (karma: 4826)
Post stats: Points: 87 - Comments: 118 - 2019-03-16T18:11:46Z

\#HackerNews #americans #are #bankrupt #from #getting #... Show more...
 

Farewell from Waffle


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19400833
Posted by gre (karma: 322)
Post stats: Points: 117 - Comments: 66 - 2019-03-15T15:57:31Z

\#HackerNews #farewell #from #waffle
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Proton Technologies awarded €2M from the EU


We are happy to announce that the European Commission has awarded €2 million to Proton Technologies AG, the parent company of ProtonMail and ProtonVPN, to develop a suite of encrypted services. Proton…

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19344937
Posted by dotcoma (karma: 1935)
Post stats: Points: 102 - Comments: 49 - 2019-03-09T07:15:09Z

\#HackerNews #€2m #awarded #from #proton #... Show more...
 

Updates from YC


We have a few changes about YC to share.
Article word count: 561

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19342184
Posted by peteratt (karma: 241)
Post stats: Points: 148 - Comments: 60 - 2019-03-08T21:06:59Z

\#HackerNews #from #updates
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We have a few updates about YC to share.

Sam is transitioning to Chairman of YC and has shifted his operational responsibilities at YC to other partners. This change will allow S... Show more...
 

Implementing a Neural Network from Scratch in Python


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19320217
Posted by vzhou842 (karma: 284)
Post stats: Points: 186 - Comments: 48 - 2019-03-06T16:39:56Z

\#HackerNews #from #implementing #network #neural #python #scratch
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China bans 23m from buying travel tickets as part of 'social credit' system


People accused of social offences blocked from booking flights and train journeys
Article word count: 405

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19281192
Posted by EastToWest (karma: 70)
Post stats: Points: 128 - Comments: 144 - 2019-03-01T15:00:44Z

\#HackerNews #23m #bans #buying #china #... Show more...
 

A Camera Lens Made from an Iceberg


I made a camera lens with an Iceberg
Article word count: 81

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19272874
Posted by tbgvi (karma: 1385)
Post stats: Points: 119 - Comments: 64 - 2019-02-28T17:07:18Z

\#HackerNews #camera #from #iceberg #lens #made
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Dreaming of creating weird lenses is my thing, sometimes i dream too much and it gets crazy.after i made some researches online, i discovered that no one ever made a working ice lens.How can i make something that would work if no one else ever made it work before me.

I made a lot of prototypes, worked on this project for 6 months to get the right shape, the right focus distance and get the right tools before i leave for Iceland.

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America’s Cities Are Running on Software from the ’80s


America’s Cities Are Running on Software From the ’80s
Article word count: 1099

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19271569
Posted by eplanit (karma: 10893)
Post stats: Points: 82 - Comments: 103 - 2019-02-28T14:42:15Z

\#HackerNews #80s #americas #are #cities #from #... Show more...
 

From Alex’s Family


Alex was with his family when he passed peacefully earlier today, Wednesday, February 27th. We would like to thank everyone across the globe for their love and support. It meant a lot to us and Ale…
Article word count: 67

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19268902
Posted by zoeysaurusrex (karma: 1680)
Post stats: Points: 125 - Comments: 11 - 2019-02-28T04:11:07Z

\#HackerNews #alexs #family #from
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Alex was with his family when he passed peacefully earlier today, Wednesday, February 27th. We would like to thank everyone across the globe for their love and support. It meant a lot to us and Alex to hear from so many people. He really enjoyed reading all of the comments, letters, and cards.

We’re so grateful for the time we had with him. He will be missed.

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From Alex’s Family
 

Does Carnitine from Red Meat Cause Heart Disease?


A detailed critique of Koeth and Hazen's study linking carnitine in red meat to heart disease. Their experiments fail to show a plausible connection.
Article word count: 3800

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19235684
Posted by sridca (karma: 1329)
Post stats: Points: 57 - Comments: 68 - 2019-02-23T21:51:45Z

\#HackerNews #carnitine #cause #disease #does #from... Show more...
 

Open Letter from New York State Budget Director Robert Mujica Regarding Amazon


An open letter from New York State Budget Director Robert Mujica regarding Amazon.
Article word count: 1590

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19234877
Posted by agreen (karma: 229)
Post stats: Points: 134 - Comments: 124 - 2019-02-23T18:56:19Z

\#HackerNews #amazon #budget #director #from #... Show more...
 

Facebook collects a wide range of private data from developers


Millions of smartphone users confess their most intimate secrets to apps, including personal health information. Unbeknown to most people, in many cases that data is being shared with someone else:…
Article word count: 63

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19226480
Posted by mudil (karma: 5384)
Post stats: Points: 148 - Comments: 53 - 2019-02-22T16:12:59Z

\#HackerNews #collects #data #developers #... Show more...
 

Pee, Not Chlorine, Causes Red Eyes from Swimming Pools: CDC (2015)


U.S. public health officials confirm that it's not chlorine giving red-eye to swimmers, as many believe — it's people who pee in the pool.
Article word count: 665

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19208700
Posted by colinprince (karma: 15805)
Post stats: Points: 134 - Comments: 67 - 2019-02-20T15:41:54Z

\#HackerNews #2015 #causes #cdc #chlorine #eyes #... Show more...
 

Growing a Compiler: Getting to Machine Learning from a General Purpose Compiler


Growing a Compiler Getting to machine learning from a general purpose compiler CGO C4ML 2019 Keno Fischer and Jameson Nash With Tim Besard, James Bradbury, Valentin Churavy, Dhairya Gandhi, Mike…

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19202907
Posted by ViralBShah (karma: 1013)
Post stats: Points: 151 - Comments: 32 - 2019-02-19T21:18:41Z

\#HackerNews #compiler #from #general #getting #growing #learning #machine #purpose
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Could 'Oumuamua be an icy fractal aggregate ejected from a protoplanetary disk?


Not to put too fine a point on it, but what the frak is 'Oumuamua?
Article word count: 1356

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19201582
Posted by Santosh83 (karma: 2214)
Post stats: Points: 309 - Comments: 151 - 2019-02-19T18:45:57Z

\#HackerNews #aggregate #could #disk #ejected #fractal... Show more...
 

Drug Combo Creates New Neurons from Neighboring Cells


A simple drug cocktail that converts cells neighboring damaged neurons into functional new neurons could potentially be used to treat stroke, Alzheimer's disease, and brain injuries.
Article word count: 702

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19191041
Posted by lettergram (karma: 6411)
Post stats: Points: 150 - Comments: 34 - 2019-02-18T15:00:20Z

\#HackerNews #cells #combo #creates #... Show more...
 

Making My Own USB Keyboard from Scratch


A few months ago, I completed a project to build an entire USB keyboard from scratch. This included electronic circuit design, PCB design, firmware coding, CAD design, assembly and usage. The final…
Article word count: 1265

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19181473
Posted by blakesmith (karma: 176)
Post stats: Points: 142 - Comments: 37 - 2019-02-16T22:57:16Z

\#HackerNews #from #keyboard #making #own #... Show more...
 

Most Americans don’t realize what companies can predict from their data


Every device that you use, every company you do business with, every online account you create – they all collect data about you and analyze it to figure out minute details of your life.
Article word count: 1300

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19178282
Posted by pseudolus (karma: 11581)
Post stats: Points: 97 - Comments: 73 - 2019-02-16T12:22:47Z

\#HackerNews #americans #can #companies #... Show more...
 

Moving from Ruby to Rust


How we migrated our Tier 1 service from ruby to rust and didn’t break production.
Article word count: 42

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19166020
Posted by steveklabnik (karma: 59589)
Post stats: Points: 122 - Comments: 89 - 2019-02-14T21:06:14Z

\#HackerNews #from #moving #ruby #rust
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US iPhone users spent, on average, $79 on apps last year, up 36% from 2017


Apple’s push to get developers to build subscription-based apps is now having a notable impact on App Store revenues. According to a new report from Sensor Tower due out later this week, revenue…
Article word count: 622

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19139779
Posted by kjhughes (karma: 9206)
Post stats: Points: 121 - Comments: 61 - 2019-02-12T00:04:42Z

\#HackerNews #2017 #apps #average #from #... Show more...
 

Russia considers 'unplugging' from internet


Russia may briefly disconnect from the internet as part of a test of its cyber-defences.
Article word count: 623

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19135085
Posted by _void (karma: 73)
Post stats: Points: 114 - Comments: 85 - 2019-02-11T15:29:23Z

\#HackerNews #considers #from #internet #russia #unplugging
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Space Colony Art from the 1970s


In the 1970s the Princeton physicist Gerard O’Neill, with the help of NASA Ames Research Center and Stanford University, held a series of space colony summer studies which explored the possibilities…
Article word count: 56

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19130147
Posted by tintinnabula (karma: 5140)
Post stats: Points: 121 - Comments: 58 - 2019-02-10T21:26:25Z

\#HackerNews #1970s #art #colony #from #space #the
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In the 1970s the Princeton physicist Gerard O’Neill, with the help of NASA Ames Research Center and Stanford University, held a series of space colony summer studies which explored the possibilities of humans living in giant orbiting spaceships. Colonies housing about 10,000 people were designed and a number of artistic renderings of the concepts were made.

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Space Colony Art from the 1970s
 

Making Money from Open-Source Software


After my previous two posts on the topic, it is now time to discuss how we make money from Open Source Software. Before I start, I want to clarify what I’m talking about:RavenDB is a document…
Article word count: 1231

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19123153
Posted by aliswe (karma: 59)
Post stats: Points: 111 - Comments: 32 - 2019-02-09T16:37:12Z

\#HackerNews #from #making #money #open-source #... Show more...
 

From Google Analytics to Fathom


tl;dr: I'm now using Fathom for my personal website analytics, and it's easy to self-host and maintain, better for privacy, and can lead to better site performance. Since the mid-2000s, right after it…
Article word count: 2159

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19119868
Posted by geerlingguy (karma: 4617)
Post stats: Points: 124 - Comments: 39 - 2019-02-09T00:27:16Z

\#HackerNews #analytics #fathom #from #google
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Moving from Go to PHP Again


Remember when I ditched Laravel for Golang?
Article word count: 712

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19111358
Posted by rakibtg (karma: 406)
Post stats: Points: 122 - Comments: 87 - 2019-02-08T03:48:34Z

\#HackerNews #again #from #moving #php
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If Software Is Funded from a Public Source, Its Code Should Be Open Source


If we pay for it, we should be able to use it. Perhaps because many free software coders have been outsiders and rebels, less attention is paid to the use of open source in government departments than…
Article word count: 1088

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19077913
Posted by jrepinc (karma: 1304)
Post stats: Points: 200 - Comments: 68 - 2019-02-04T16:55:50Z

\#HackerNews #code #from #funded #... Show more...
 

Ford Stole Tech for Best-Selling Trucks from MIT, Professors Say


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19073222
Posted by sndean (karma: 8587)
Post stats: Points: 130 - Comments: 44 - 2019-02-04T01:03:43Z

\#HackerNews #best-selling #for #ford #from #mit #professors #say #stole #tech #trucks
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Police stop people for covering their faces from facial recognition camera


Metropolitan Police had said people declining to be scanned would 'not necessarily be viewed as suspicious'
Article word count: 2956

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19068452
Posted by walterbell (karma: 36750)
Post stats: Points: 78 - Comments: 62 - 2019-02-03T08:31:52Z

\#HackerNews #camera #covering #faces #... Show more...
 

Something mysterious is blocking car key fobs from working in an Alberta town


Key fobs that suddenly won't unlock vehicles. Cars that won't start. Alarms that go off for no reason. Something mysterious is thwarting drivers outside a grocery store in the small Alberta town of…
Article word count: 580

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19046475
Posted by drpgq (karma: 1089)
Post stats: Points: 144 - Comments: 135 - 2019-01-31T17:17:16Z

\#HackerNews #alberta #blocking #car #... Show more...
 

Apple blocks Google from running its internal iOS apps


Google joins Facebook in Apple’s banning spree
Article word count: 204

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19048976
Posted by rising-sky (karma: 903)
Post stats: Points: 236 - Comments: 130 - 2019-01-31T21:20:26Z

\#HackerNews #apple #apps #blocks #from #google #... Show more...
 

Apple blocks Facebook from running its internal iOS apps


Facebook’s internal iOS apps simply don’t launch anymore.
Article word count: 428

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19035834
Posted by epaga (karma: 6531)
Post stats: Points: 291 - Comments: 106 - 2019-01-30T15:32:40Z

\#HackerNews #apple #apps #blocks #facebook #from #... Show more...
 

From “Hello World” to VP of Engineering at Reddit (2017)


My Career Journey, Part 1
Article word count: 3438

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19022177
Posted by karim (karma: 731)
Post stats: Points: 132 - Comments: 54 - 2019-01-28T23:32:22Z

\#HackerNews #2017 #engineering #from #hello #reddit #world
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Apple supplier shifts away from China


Key iPhone assembler Hon Hai, also known as Foxconn Technology Group, is increasing its presence in Vietnam and India
Article word count: 255

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19017786
Posted by ryansmccoy (karma: 158)
Post stats: Points: 142 - Comments: 45 - 2019-01-28T14:51:07Z

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HTTP/3: from root to tip


Explore HTTP/3 from root to tip and discover the backstory of this new HTTP syntax that works on top of the IETF QUIC transport.
Article word count: 765

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19012705
Posted by jgrahamc (karma: 68624)
Post stats: Points: 170 - Comments: 44 - 2019-01-27T17:33:53Z

\#HackerNews #from #http #root #tip
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A complete Android fork to remove all tracking aspects from Google and others


/e/'s source code repository Please browse contents below, including full OS source code, and instructions how to install and compile. Learn more at: https://e.foundation (main website) and…
Article word count: 28

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19005903
Posted by DyslexicAtheist (karma: 9564)
Post stats: Points: 108 - Comments: 27 - 2019-01-26T11:42:15Z

\#HackerNews #all #and #android #aspects #complete #fork #from #google #others #remove #tracking
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If you organize your projects under a group, it works like a folder.

You can manage your group member’s permissions and access to each project in the group.

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It’s Time to Move on from Two Phase Commit


The two-phase commit protocol (2PC) has been used in enterprise software systems for over three decades . It has been an an incredibly impa...
Article word count: 3534

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18999520
Posted by evanweaver (karma: 986)
Post stats: Points: 260 - Comments: 112 - 2019-01-25T16:31:09Z

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Apple Lays Off 200 Employees from Autonomous Car Unit


Apple dismissed just over 200 employees from Project Titan, its autonomous vehicle initiative, according to people familiar with the group.
Article word count: 349

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18986417
Posted by tmp092 (karma: 111)
Post stats: Points: 148 - Comments: 103 - 2019-01-24T06:20:43Z

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