30 Hacker News

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An embedded database written in Rust Python’s For - Else Unifying Theories of Psychedelic Drug Effects Oracle plans to dump risky Java serialization Why “children,” not “childs”? (2016) A global array of telescopes reveals details on event horizon scales in Sgr A* Empiricism and the limits of gradient descent Top Mistakes and Learnings from My Startup: Postmortem Samsamia Self-criticism can take a toll on our minds and bodies How Brain Waves Surf Sound Waves to Process Speech Dissecting Reinforcement Learning Chip Hall of Fame: Zilog Z80 Microprocessor (2017) Large-scale analysis of style injection by relative path overwrite How Voxels Became ‘The Next Big Thing’ Hotelling’s Law (2011) Ask HN: Do I place the fan so that it blows air inwards or outwards? The 1975 HP 1607 Logic State Analyzer, one of the first logic analyzers [video] A Slower Speed of Light (2012) Space Invaders from Scratch Mainframes and Supercomputers, From the Beginning Till Today Intel accused of age discrimination – The Verge Kitty Marion: an actress who became a suffragette who planted bombs Finger Printing Data [pdf] Homespring – A Metaphor Oriented Programming Language Macron Vowed to Make France a ‘Startup Nation.’ Is It Getting There? Psychopathy to Altruism: Neurobiology of the Selfish–Selfless Spectrum What really happened to that melted NASA camera? Tomorrow's cities: Google's Toronto city built 'from the internet up' Steering Behaviors for Autonomous Characters (1999) How to write efficient matrix multiplication

29 heise online News

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Bundesnetzagentur beendet Abzocke mit weißrussischen Ping-Anrufen Spiele per Steam Link: Apple will mitverdienen iOS 12 soll NFC-Funktionen des iPhone öffnen Battlefield 5 mit Frostbite-Engine: Druckwellen von Explosionen richten Chaos an Straßenmusiker in London akzeptieren bald kontaktlose Bezahlungen Möbelkauf per App: Augmented Reality holt virtuelle Sofas ins Zimmer Weltall an Erde: Alexander Gerst und seine Unicef-Botschaft heise-Angebot: c't Fotografie Sommer-Spezial: Workshops von Foto-Profis Hero (2018), Hero5 Black & Hero6 Black im Vergleich: Welche GoPro-ActionCam kaufen? Schleswig-Holstein: Beim Glasfaserausbau ist der Norden weit vorn Jugend forscht 2018: Ölbeseitigung, Recycling im All und bessere Wetterprognosen Thüringen: Tourismus künftig per Mausklick und App Netzagentur-Chef: Gleichbehandlung für Vodafone und Telekom VPNFilter-Botnetz: US-Behörden raten dringend zu Router- und NAS-Neustart Bundes-Sonderbeauftragter: Keine schnellen Erfolge bei sauberer Luft DNA aus Nachfahren rekonstruiert – Ein afrikanischer Sklave und die isländischen Gene Vierter Mensch auf dem Mond: US-Astronaut Alan Bean gestorben HTC Desire 12+ im Test: edle Mittelklasse mit guter Kamera Missing Link: Grundrechtsabbau fürs "Staatswohl" – 50 Jahre Notstandsgesetze Was war. Was wird. Daten schützen, Daten topfen, Daten deckeln SoniControl: App soll vor akustischen Cookies schützen Bestände des Wagner-Nationalarchivs werden digitalisiert Ägyptisches Gericht bestätigt Youtube-Sperre wegen Anti-Islam-Video Copyright-Reform: EU-Staaten einigen sich auf Upload-Filter und Leistungsschutzrecht Missbrauchsvorwürfe gegen Künstler: Spotify macht teilweisen Rückzieher DSGVO: EU-Datenschutzausschuss will sich WhatsApp und Facebook zur Brust nehmen Facebook und Twitter bereiten sich auf US-Wahlen vor Länder-Finanzminister nehmen Online-Plattformen ins Visier Trump: Chinas Telekomausrüster ZTE darf US-Geschäft fortsetzen

30 New Scientist - Space

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Pluto is not a planet – it’s a billion comets squished together Clouds of plasma let us zoom in on weird flashes from space China launched a satellite to help explore the moon’s far side Why Saturn’s inner moons look like ravioli, cigars and potatoes Weird backwards asteroid may be an interstellar interloper Stunning first image sent back by NASA’s planet-hunter satellite Halo Jones: return of the 50th-century galactic adventurer Frankenstein planets may form from the wreckage of dead worlds Mystery of the cosmic dawn: What’s eating the first starlight? Some of the universe’s first stars have actually been seen Falling mini-moons may have created Earth’s first continents We’ve lost track of more than 900 near-Earth asteroids Probe saw plumes on Europa 20 years ago – we just didn’t notice NASA is sending an autonomous helicopter to Mars in 2020 Interstellar cloud mapped by listening to its magnetic waves ESA eyes Venus mission or space telescope to launch by 2030 Our understanding of the universe’s expansion is really wrong Exoplanet with a cloudless sky may let us see inside a gas giant The sun will die in a blaze of swirling gas in 5 billion years NASA sent a robot to the Red Planet to listen for marsquakes Stars from outside the Milky Way seen zooming through the galaxy The UK’s plan to build a rival GPS is a bonkers Brexit scheme Colossal exoplanet has an enormous comet-like tail of helium We’ve mapped 90 per cent of the stars in our bit of the galaxy Toughest ever heat shields made of springy sponge-like stuff Biggest ever 3D map of the galaxy pinpoints 1.7 billion stars How we saw the first signs of intelligent life in space What to expect from the controversial new choice as NASA boss Gamma rays from the sun are acting weird and nobody knows why Amazing GIF shows dust and cosmic rays raining down on comet 67P