30 Hacker News
https://news.ycombinator.com/Remember when a glass of wine a day was good for you? why that changed Show HN: Thi.ng/hdom: S-expression based, pure ES6 UI/VDOM components 558M-year-old fossils identified as oldest known animal Octopuses on MDMA reveal genetic evolution link to human social behaviors Let Teenagers Sleep In What’s the difference between an integer and a pointer? Gut directly connected to brain, by a newly discovered neuron circuit It’s not such a problem that the Large Hadron Collider hasn’t found new physics Murder body found after tree unusual for the area grew from seed in his stomach Rescale Is Hiring Senior Front End Engineers in San Francisco Walmart deploys 17,000 Oculus Go headsets to train its employees Machine Learning Confronts the Elephant in the Room TRIZ, a problem-solving, analysis and forecasting tool Future Shock Documentary (1972) [video] Up and Down the Ladder of Abstraction (2011) Content Is King (1996) Numworks: open-source, Python-compatible handheld graphing calculator A conversation with Gilbert Strang [video] Airbnb asks SEC to let it give hosts equity Coding Error Forces 2019 Subaru Ascents to be Scrapped Senior House at MIT Dies, and a Crisis Blooms at Colleges (2017) Delta to start scanning faces at airport check-in How Qualcomm Tried and Failed to Steal Intel's Crown Jewel Show HN: VNote 2.0 provides the best PlantUML edit experience via Preview Tunnel Hayabusa2 Now I ported my Gameboy Color emulator to WebAssembly The Inexplicably Fascinating Japanese Art of Being Useless The Roots of Techno (1994) Generative art: New and recreated vintage art, made with code and imagination Algorithms Implemented in Python
30 heise online News
https://www.heise.de/newsticker/heise-atom.xmlImmendingen: Daimler eröffnet Teststrecke für Roboterautos Umweltbundesamt: Umtauschprämie für Dieselautos wirkungslos Fake News: Facebook richtet "War Room" gegen Wahlmanipulationen ein iPhone XS stabiler als der Vorgänger X Bitcoin: Bug in Core-Software ist deutlich schwerwiegender Porsche: Künftig keine Diesel mehr PayPal beendet Zusammenarbeit mit Infowars IBM-Manager: Computer werden keine Entscheidungen treffen Neue Gezeitenkraft-Tests mit deutschen Turbinen in Kanada Comcast setzt sich in der Bieterschlacht um Sky durch Missing Link: Von Tahrir zu Trump 4W: Was war. Was wird. Von Vertrauensverlusten und Postengewinnen Waffendrucker Cody Wilson in Taipeh verhaftet US-Einreiseverbot: Google Mitarbeiter diskutierten über Einflussnahme auf Suchergebnisse Datenleck: Keylogger bei der Berliner Polizei sorgt für Unmut Elon Musk twittert zur "Mars Basis Alpha" Sennheiser entwickelt räumliches Audiosystem für Magic Leap Surface Go: Microsofts "Billig-Surface" im Test Spielehersteller Telltale Games schließt Microsoft-Abhängigkeit: "Es ist eine politische Frage" Attentat 1942 durchgespielt: Spielen und erinnern Autonomes Fahren: Erstes fahrerloses Auto schon vor 50 Jahren c't uplink 24.1: Wie funktioniert Apple? Hausgemachtes: Die Bilder der Woche (KW 38) Anwalt: Bei Durchsuchungen nur "Schweigen, Schweigen, Schweigen" Erste Blicke in iPhone XS und XS Max Kryptographie: AES hat Wirtschaft 250 Milliarden Dollar gebracht Dashcam Nextbase 612GW im Test: 4K, GPS und WLAN Aktuelle Film- und Serien-Tipps für Nerds Asus Zenfone 5 im Test: schönes Design, aber zu teuer
https://www.reddit.com/r/technology/.rssAny form of threatening, harassing, or violence / physical harm towards anyone will result in a ban Got a tech question or want to discuss tech? Weekly /r/Technology Tech Support / General Discussion Thread Apple's Upcoming Streaming Service Is Reportedly So Bland Staff Are Calling It 'Expensive NBC' The White House has drafted an executive order for President Donald Trump’s signature that would instruct federal antitrust and law enforcement agencies to open investigations into the business practices of Alphabet Inc.’s Google, Facebook Inc. and other social media companies. White House distances itself from reports that Trump could target Facebook, Google and Twitter with a new executive order Facebook will no longer send employees to work at the offices of political campaigns during elections, the company has announced. The social network used to offer dedicated staff to political campaigns to help them develop their online advertising campaigns. FCC Shielding Evidence Of Suspected Russian Role In Ending Net Neutrality: Lawsuit - The U.S. public is a victim of an “orchestrated campaign’’ by Russia to corrupt democratic rule-making, The New York Times asserts. Reddit Gets Tough With Multiple Bans of Piracy Sub-Reddits Nobel Prize winner and Hong Kong native Charles Kao dies, 84 Germany launches world's first autonomous tram in Potsdam Is software becoming worse as we continue into the future? Intelligent Connectivity: How 5G is Boosting AI, IoT, and Self-driving Cars Data centre power use greater than Woolworths, Coles combined - Australia's obsessions with social media and search engines, alongside a cloud computing drive from corporations, is powering the growth in energy intensive data centres, which now use as much energy as regional cities. [DISCUSSION] Google's Maps is the service you should be the most worried about NASA team optimistic Curiosity Mars rover will soon be up and running Comcast has outbid 21st Century Fox for Sky - Ultimately, a loss for Disney Happy 129th Birthday, Nintendo NYT sues FCC, says it hid evidence of Russia meddling in net neutrality repeal US cities react in fury to FCC's $2bn break for 5G telcos: We'll be picking up the tab, say officials - Federal price cap will undercut existing agreements, says just about every big city in America YouTubers are not your friends China are now arresting citizens who used Twitter to ‘criticise’ and ‘denounce’ national leaders.
23 A forum for computer security professionals.
https://www.reddit.com/r/security/.rssSome clean-up metrics and other updates! [FLAIR YOUR SUBMISSIONS!] Coding Horror: There is no longer any such thing as Computer Security Should we buy already unlocked/rooted android devices? If yes, what can we do to protect ourselves in case malicious software/firmware was installed before selling the device to us? Great document for Tier 1 SOC analysts to read. Would appreciate feedback and document suggestions in the comments! Bob lord, chief information officer of the democratic national committee, swears this is not a “religious debate.” but after the alleged hacks of its systems during the 2016 presidentia… Free security awareness training videos for October/NCSAM WhatsTrapp: The fastest tool for analyzing and dumping WhatsApp accounts My ZTE 4G router today ask me something nasty... The danger of sending information for api consumption without adequate security measures, author: manuel humberto santander pelaez I found a data beach microsoft said that it's working on a fix for a zero-day flaw in its jet database engine. By_dadaş hacked my school's site Many different threat actors are using this crypting service/tool for their operations, possibly buying it from the developer itself. Twitter Data Breach Exposed Direct Messages to External Developers twitter says bug may have exposed some direct messages to third-party developers Report by belgian prosecutors believed to support allegations made by edward snowden Rational risk assessment when storing my own data off-site What happens if your browser doesn’t tell you the truth about the identity of the website you’re looking at? Facebook asked me to fill out a survey This is why ZentaChain envisions a safe haven - a place where you can do your thing in anonymity and ultra privacy. A open source encryption software for windwos Top 5 Security issue with Near Field Communication NFC Technology cisco has patched vulnerability in its video surveillance manager software that could give an unauthenticated, remote attacker the ability to execute arbitrary commands on targeted systems.
30 New Scientist - Space
https://www.newscientist.com10 mysteries of the universe: What is dark matter? Don’t miss: A digital sidekick, culture of crystals and bits of bear 10 mysteries of the universe: What makes monster stars? Lunar renaissance: start celebrating Earth’s first moon landing 10 mysteries of the universe: Is Earth in a special place? NASA’s new exoplanet-hunter has spotted its first alien worlds A pair of tiny hopping rovers are about to land on an asteroid 10 mysteries of the universe: How will it all end? 10 mysteries of the universe: What came before the big bang? 10 mysteries of the universe: How did it all begin? SpaceX’s billionaire moon trip is all about building a luxury brand A third of us would go one-way to Mars – but it may shrink your brain Inside the stargazer’s paradise where all outside lights are banned Why a rake on the moon messed up our theories of life on Earth We’ve found a pulsar spinning so slowly that it shouldn’t exist The Martians have landed in London, and they’re hogging the camera Don’t miss: Apes get ideas, hole becomes art, games lose boundaries The clues to finding alien life could lie in Earth’s deep past Exclusive: Chinese sci-fi genius Cixin Liu on humanity’s deadly future Japan wants people to virtually embody avatars orbiting in space Jupiter has a Great Blue Spot too, thanks to its weird magnetic field People calling Ryan Gosling’s First Man unpatriotic are stuck in 1969 Mystery cold spot on Jupiter’s moon Europa could be ‘almost anything’ How to drive the slowest vehicle in the solar system – on Mars NASA has just 45 days to save Opportunity rover after huge Mars storm Dark matter blasted by star explosions may explain misfit galaxies Why an orbiting moon station is the worst idea of the new space age Freak gravitational waves could form black holes and destroy Earth Asteroids get spun so fast by the force of sunlight they fall apart NASA’s deep-space mission to a $10 quintillion all-metal world
https://www.reddit.com/r/programming/.rssChrome is a Google Service that happens to include a Browser Engine What nobody tells you about documentation "Name a fruit that isn't orange..." Why we need the semantic web Illegal streams, decrypting m3u8's, and building a better stream experience A Programming Language Underdog "What older programmers know that younger ones dont". Great Forbes article, a lot of this stuff hits home for me. Even though I'm a young programmer. I ported my Gameboy Color emulator to WebAssembly Deconstructing Web Assembly the Forth Way -- the RIGHT WAY for Stack Machine Detecting planets with deep learning Composition in Java Simplified With New JEP Draft Python Web Scraping with Beautiful Soup and Regex The Mercury Project Kong API Gateway 1.0 Announced The simple essence of automatic differentiation Part 1: Java to native using GraalVM What is Web Hosting? Complete information in simple language. How the GNU coreutils are tested The Age of “Node.js and…”: Community and Ecosystem C considered dangerous [LWN.net] How to create an OS from scratch A Beginners Guide to Scanline Rendering Triangles Don’t be the Alpha Geek: Your team deserves better Floating Point: When Math Fails You How to make a racist AI without really trying The Python Paradox
25 Open Source on Reddit
20 Ars Technica
https://arstechnica.comOnePlus takes just 45 days to bring Android 9 Pie to the OnePlus 6 “Rainbow” weevil could hold the secret to generating nature’s colors in the lab Cody Wilson arrives back in the States, enters US Marshals custody Thrustmaster TPR: The best flight sim pedals you can buy in a store like a normal person AI learns to decipher images based on spoken words—almost like a toddler Two Japanese robots are now happily hopping on an asteroid [Updated] Review: Founders of Gloomhaven groans beneath its own weight Post-Cody Wilson’s arrest, few know what’s up with his company or legal efforts Ecuador wanted to make Julian Assange a diplomat and send him to Moscow Newly discovered letter by Galileo resolves puzzling historical mystery Telltale Games begins wave of layoffs, cancels Stranger Things game [Updated] Potential buyers for largest coal plant in the Western US back out Skype support coming to Alexa later this year PayPal bans Alex Jones, saying he “promoted hate” iFixit’s iPhone XS and XS Max teardown: Like the iPhone X with a couple surprises NYT sues FCC, says it hid evidence of Russia meddling in net neutrality repeal Drugged puppies blamed for spreading diarrhea superbugs in multi-state outbreak Taiwanese authorities arrest Cody Wilson, intend to deport him Valkyria Chronicles 4 review: Same as it ever was Get ready for a flood of new exoplanets: TESS has already spotted two
20 Science – Ars Technica
https://arstechnica.com“Rainbow” weevil could hold the secret to generating nature’s colors in the lab AI learns to decipher images based on spoken words—almost like a toddler Two Japanese robots are now happily hopping on an asteroid [Updated] Newly discovered letter by Galileo resolves puzzling historical mystery Potential buyers for largest coal plant in the Western US back out Drugged puppies blamed for spreading diarrhea superbugs in multi-state outbreak Get ready for a flood of new exoplanets: TESS has already spotted two Inside the eight desperate weeks that saved SpaceX from ruin Rocket Report: SpaceX says it would launch weapons, Bezos plays for defense, too GPS tracked the land sink under the weight of Hurricane Harvey’s rain Big nutrition research scandal sees 6 more retractions, purging popular diet tips The last nuclear reactors under construction in the US are facing opposition Video: “Delta V,” our new series on all the happenings in the heavens, is live Major Antarctic ice sheet shrank when it wasn’t much warmer than now Straining a diamond makes silicon-based qubit behave Crowdfunding raises millions for quack cancer remedies, like coffee enemas First hydrogen-powered train hits the tracks in Germany Quantum observers with knowledge of quantum mechanics break reality China appears to be accelerating development of a super-heavy lift rocket A new antenna using single atoms could usher in the age of atomic radio
20 Gaming & Culture – Ars Technica
https://arstechnica.comThrustmaster TPR: The best flight sim pedals you can buy in a store like a normal person Review: Founders of Gloomhaven groans beneath its own weight Newly discovered letter by Galileo resolves puzzling historical mystery Telltale Games begins wave of layoffs, cancels Stranger Things game [Updated] Valkyria Chronicles 4 review: Same as it ever was Matt Murdock is back and darker than ever in new trailer for Daredevil season 3 Cult classic TV show Veronica Mars is Hulu’s latest resurrection Guitar Hero TV’s planned shutdown spurs false advertising lawsuit New Doctor Who trailer shows first female Doctor is still the boss Destiny 2: Forsaken review: Hallelujah, Destiny’s back You can now share your Switch game downloads across consoles Nvidia RTX 2080 and 2080 Ti review: A tale of two very expensive graphics cards Welcome to NES-flix: Testing Nintendo Online’s new 8-bit library on Switch Sony joins the classic-console fray with $99 PlayStation Classic on Dec. 3 Game streaming’s latency problems will be over in a few years, CEO says The trailer for Captain Marvel is finally here, and it’s spectacular The math of why it’s so hard to build a spherical Death Star in space Switch’s replica NES controllers only work with emulated NES games 15 countries and one US state team up to fight gambling in video games See Science Fair even if you’ve never entered one in your life
http://www.osnews.comGoogle memo Reveals plans to track search users in China Apple File System reference FreeBSD desktop: pause any application GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and RTX 2080 FE review Ubuntu Desktop images available in Hyper-V gallery Google creates new governance model for AMP Dissecting QNX LLVM 7.0.0 released Lenovo: Companies working in China install local backdoors Google China prototype links searches to phone numbers Linus apologises for his years of abrasive behaviour iOS 12: the MacStories review A Commodore 64 operating system with modern concepts NVIDIA Turing GPU architecture deep dive: prelude to RTX Microsoft backs off from 'warning' about Chrome and Firefox
12 Rock, Paper, Shotgun
https://www.rockpapershotgun.comObjection withdrawn! Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy coming to PC Telltale Games confirm huge layoffs and “majority studio closure” Priceless Play – 22nd September 2018 What are we all playing this weekend? Livestreaming site Twitch is now locked out of China Telltale Games reportedly almost shut down with hundreds of jobs lost Hyperspace Delivery Service enters early access and looks like ALL the DOS space adventures Fortnite’s sixth season kicks off on September 27th, now with a bouncy lake The Endless Mission defies exact genre but you can change gravity in it Be expendable in parodic platform RPG Underhero, out now with a demo Cod Blops 4 reducing timed exclusivity for post-launch content, but not removing it Amnesia: The Dark Descent adding Hard Mode for hard nuts