30 Hacker News

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Crankshaft = Raspberry Pi + Android Auto + Free Software + Love. This SVG always shows today's date China Moves to Let Xi Stay in Power by Abolishing Term Limit Concrete Airmail Arrows: Accessing the Bay Area’s Unique ‘Double Arrow’ Set Differential Privacy for Dummies (2016) Interstellar puzzle based on Graph Theory Genetic contribution to Neuroticisms factors associated with longevity CTTK (Constant-Time Toolkit) Show HN: Fastr – Reload Optimizing Chrome Extension A Crash Course on ML Modules (2015) An Artist’s Mission to Illustrate All the World’s Mythical Beasts Buffett: How inflation swindles the equity investor (1977) Sounding Out Swarms Serious quantum computers are here, but what are we going to do with them? Cryptography: Or the History, Principles, and Practice of Cipher-Writing (1898) Dropbox saved almost $75M over two years by moving out of AWS Overconfident Students, Dubious Employers Clinician impact and financial cost to NHS of litigation over pregabalin Xennials, the micro generation between Gen X and Millennials These California agents are coming for your guns Understanding Intel's Ivy Bridge Random Number Generator (2012) Let’s have no managers, instead of managers with no engineering experience China Seeks to Repeal Presidential Term Limit Planet Shadertoy Childhood intelligence in relation to major causes of death in 68 year follow-up FAA Tapes from That Oregon UFO Incident In an Era of ‘Smart’ Things, Sometimes Dumb Stuff Is Better Prototyping an ltrace clone using eBPF Likelihood of discontinuous progress around the development of AGI A Programmable Programming Language

28 heise online News

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Schul-Portal Ella: Baden-Württemberg verpatzt den Start seiner Bildungsplattform MWC: Samsung Galaxy S9: High-End-Smartphone mit variablen Kamerablenden und AR Emojis Smarte WLAN-Türklingel mit Kamera: Ring 2 im Test MWC: MateBook X Pro: Huawei möbelt sein 3:2-Windows-Notebook auf MWC: Noch ein Klassiker: HMD legt das Nokia 8110 neu auf MWC: Huawei MediaPad M5: Android-Tablets mit Stift als iPad-Pro-Konkurrenten Domain Pulse: Registries sperren proaktiv und hoffen auf weitere Haftungsfreiheit MWC: LG V30S: Smartphone mit mehr Speicher und kleinen Software-Verbesserungen Ermittlungen gegen Top-Manager aus VW-Motorentwicklung Niedersachsen will Windenergie weiter ausbauen Begrenzte Diesel-Fahrverbote geplant – Beeinflussung des Gerichts? Studie: Social-Media-Nutzung führt nicht generell zu schlechteren Schulnoten Konferenz: Einschnitte bei Whois-Datensammlungen bereiten Probleme Dropbox will 500 Millionen US-Dollar bei Börsengang erlösen Afrika: Smartphones verlieren Marktanteile im Mobil-Markt Dank Ryzen, Vega und Epyc geht es bei AMD aufwärts Dimensionen der Tiefe: Die Bilder der Woche (KW8) MWC: Alcatel-Neustart: 18:9-Smartphones ab 90 Euro und Android Go Missing Link: Nützes Gedöns (II.) – Tastentier lernt sprechen 4W: Was war. Was wird. Wie das leere Schaugepräng erblasst. STM-Entwicklerkits für Mobilfunk MWC: Google ARCore 1.0: Realistische Augmented Reality künftig auf 13 Android-Smartphones Smartphone Ulefone Mix im Test: Mi-Mix-Kopie fürs kleine Geld Dieselaffäre: BMW sorgt mit tausenden falschen Software-Updates für erhöhte Schadstoffemissionen E-Vote-Hacking in der Schweiz: Preisgelder bis zu 1 Mio. Franken? Domain-Daten und Whois beim Denic: Sag zum Abschied leise Servus Samsung übernimmt Opera Max Auch im Livestream: Deutsches Eishockey-Team kämpft unerwartet um Gold

30 New Scientist - Space

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Weird particle soup may have formed stars in the early universe Was SpaceX launch about progress in space, or just a giant ad? Oceans on alien worlds may form when the air explodes in flames Suns and daughters: The family tree that may unite all the stars China’s reckless attitude to space debris needs to change Dark matter could be produced by twisted gravitational waves Delicate solar panels of Martian lander are tested before launch NASA may lose a major space telescope and space station funding This record-breaking photo was taken from 6 billion km away Long-lost relatives: An amazing poster of the sun’s family tree We should use nukes to deflect asteroids, says astro algorithm SpaceX’s rocket test wasn’t a complete success – but was close Is Elon Musk’s playboy space odyssey really the future we want? Pre-life molecules found floating in nearby galaxy Seeing SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket take off for the first time Have we just found thousands of planets outside our galaxy? Interstellar: The bizarre visitor from a far-off solar system Shrinking black holes avoid paradox by oozing hidden information There could be entire stars and planets made out of dark matter Weird ice found on Neptune and Uranus has now been made on Earth 7 things we thought were made by aliens; but weren’t… probably Dancing galaxies may shake up our ideas of galaxy formation Dark matter near black holes sends gamma rays from galaxy’s core Neutrinos may have more kinds of cosmic sources than we thought Early Earth’s air may show us how to find signs of alien life Black holes are firing a triple-threat of speedy particles at us So long, suckers: Where have all the black holes gone? Google-sponsored race to the moon has ended without a winner Forgotten mountain shrine to a Soviet superstar of astrophysics Upstart Electron rocket has made it to orbit for the first time