30 Hacker News


Harvard Classics Book Download GDPR Causes Programmatic ad buying in Europe to drop 25 to 40 percent Mussels test positive for opioids in Seattle's Puget Sound Jeff Bezos announces Amazon is picking up 'The Expanse' The Old Robots Continuous Domain Game of Life in Python with Numpy Best Practices with CSS Grid Layout Dungeons and Dragons: The revival of a 'geeky' pastime Soundex Solar energy companies in California deploy batteries to homes to stablize grid It’s always windy somewhere: Balancing renewable energy in Europe (2017) Ask HN: "Creative" ways to handle abusive http traffic? Mississippi River Basin Model Ghostery exposed everyone's email address in its GDPR email by not using BCC The life and art of Heinrich Heine GDPR for lazy people: Block all European users with Cloudflare Workers Infection Monkey – An automated pentest tool Media companies fear and photographers love Richard Liebowitz MIT Autonomous Vehicle Technology Study My Own Personal Nothingness: From childhood hallucination to theoretical physics Prenatal Fluoride Exposure and Cognitive Outcomes in Children Lonnie Johnson’s Mysterious 12 String CPAP: Back-up power and battery systems for travel The ReCode Project, an archive of computer art Black: An uncompromising Python code formatter An Illustrated History of the Picnic Table What's Going on in Your Child's Brain When You Read Them a Story? Birds had to relearn flight after meteor wiped out dinosaurs Amazon device recorded private conversation, sent it out to random contact Reality Driven Development: Fixing Project Management in Software

30 heise online News


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 Nach dem Aus bei Syfy: Amazon rettet The Expanse Ausdruck durch Reduktion – Die Bilder der Woche (KW21) c't uplink 22.4: Desinfec't, Drohnen-Urlaub und bezahlbare Coffee-Lake-Boards Bösartiger Miner: 51-Prozent-Attacke und Double-Spend gegen Bitcoin Gold Ein beeindruckender Schirm aus Mikro-LEDs und überraschende Display-Schätzchen HomeKit-Beleuchtung für den Garten Essential Phone 2: Entwicklung gestoppt und möglicher Unternehmensverkauf Straflose Datenschutzverstöße: EU-Kommission will im Fall Österreich aktiv werden Display Week: 8K-Auflösung für Riesen-TV und kompakte Notebooks Display Week 2018: Das Revival der 3D-Bildschirme? Kubernetes Containerd Integration erreicht Produktionsreife Hetzner: Server nach Stromausfall nur eingeschränkt ereichbar Googles TCP-Flusskontrolle BBR bremst fremde Downloads aus Daimler droht Rückruf von über 600.000 Dieselautos der C- und G-Klasse Huawei gibt keine Bootloader-Unlock-Codes mehr aus E-Tretroller Segway ES2 im Test: viel Spaß, keine Zulassung Aktuelle TV- und Streaming-Tipps für Nerds Musikvideo-Dienst Vevo stellt eigene Plattform ein EU-Kommission plant Versicherungspflicht für E-Bikes Linux-Distribution openSUSE Leap 15 mit atomaren Updates Valve: Apple blockiert Steam Link wegen "Geschäftskonflikten" OpenStack mit Blick auf den Rand Test Rocketbook Wave und Everlast: Wiederverwendbare Notizbücher mit App-Anbindung Gerichtsunterlagen: Apple wusste vorab vom Biegeproblem des iPhone 6 l+f: Das DSGVO-Absurditätenkabinett DSGVO: US-Nachrichtenseiten sperren Europäer aus

23 Technology


Any 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 Ghostery have exposed everyone's email address in it's GDPR email by not using BCC More than 21,000 child health advocates are petitioning Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg to “pull the plug” on the company’s Messenger Kids app aimed at under 13s, warning of the “addictive power of social media”. Net neutrality protected in Canada with passing of motion from Oakville MP John Oliver Forget fears of automation, your job is probably bullshit anyway - A subversive new book argues that many of us are working in meaningless “bullshit jobs”. Let automation continue and liberate people through universal basic income Unlike some companies, Reddit is not extending the new data and privacy rights granted by the GDPR to countries outside of Europe. YouTube star John 'TotalBiscuit' Bain dies aged 33 Complaints have been filed against Facebook, Google, Instagram and WhatsApp within hours of the new GDPR data protection law taking effect. The Reporter Who Took Down a Unicorn: How John Carreyrou battled corporate surveillance and intimidation to expose a multibillion-dollar Silicon Valley start-up as a fraud. Apple will start reporting government requests to remove apps from the App Store Researchers warn 500,000 consumer routers infected with malware Facebook and Google hit with $8.8 billion lawsuits on day one of GDPR. EFF Wins Final Victory Over Podcasting Patent Facebook and Google hit with $8.8 billion in lawsuits on day one of GDPR Study: All Major ISPs Have Declined in Customer Satisfaction Yes, Alexa is recording mundane details of your life, and it’s creepy as hell FBI issues formal warning on massive malware network linked to Russia Blocking 500 Million Users Is Easier Than Complying With Europe’s New Rules Forget The GDPR, The EU's New Copyright Proposal Will Be A Complete And Utter Disaster For The Internet Senators Say FCC Boss Ajit Pai Being 'Evasive' on Net Neutrality The FCC situation isn't looking good. Koch insiders forming office within the FCC to supply economic data and analysis for policy initiatives. Sir Richard Branson to blast himself into space 'in months' after training as an astronaut: 'We're talking about months not years - so it's close. There are exciting times ahead,' says billionaire entrepeneur

26 Open Source on Reddit


The President of KDE is doing an AMA tomorrow on /r/opensource! KDE set goals. We are here to talk about them. Ask Us Anything! RIP Robin "Roblimo" Miller 15 books for kids who (you want to) love Linux and open source Best Free and Open Source Alternatives 2018 by FOSS Lovers How open is Mapillary? Does osquery violate GDPR rules around Personally Identifiable Data (PII)? Good open-source alternative to Sony Vegas Advice needed! GitHub - divyanshub024/AndroidDraw: A drawing view for your android application. Exchange ActiveSync Licensing Made a from-scratch XKCD comic grabber for fun in Python, feel free to check it out. Opensource Timeseries Database in Go For Financial Market Data Stack, Queue, and Sorting algorithms (C implementation) Some of the strangest and cleverest open source project names that you’ve probably never heard of but really should check out. How vulnerable is our data? Does ChromeOS Violate the GPL? Keyman is on GitHub, looking for developers who would have good ideas ... please fork! Adobe Photoshop Source Code Most advanced open source HR management software The percentage of open source code in proprietary apps is rising - Help Net Security Mozilla uncovers ‘new conceptual framework’ for open source Tidelift raises $15M to find paying gigs for open-source developers maintaining key projects Eudora email client source code made available to the public How to use OpenSource code Help - I am looking for assistance in getting licensing for an open-source android/iphone app that I am developing. What kind of license should I get

30 New Scientist - Space


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

25 programming


"USA Today decided to run a separate version of their website for EU users, which has all the tracking scripts and ads removed." GDPR Hall of Shame The NOR Machine (Build a CPU with Only One Instruction) Soteria (EE Security RI) transferred from Oracle to Eclipse foundation! Collection of elements that appear hand drawn. Great for wireframes. Starting a programming channel and would like feedback! Porting guide from Qt 1.0 to 5.11 - Qt Blog Writing a Markdown Compiler – Part 3 Paint by prime numbers: Finding a prime which looks like Salvador Dali. Best Practices With CSS Grid Layout object oriented design principles in java | Design principles example code Learn React native, the cross-platform app framework Learning Nix by Example: Building FFmpeg 4.0 MariaDB 10.3 released — features "System-versioned tables" aka "time traveling" Fetch data for you from any website, with any time interval, by several clicks Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) : AWS Cognito and Okta - DZone Security Python for Data Science. Can you solve this code puzzle about numpy matrix multiplication? Why did I spend 1.5 months creating a Gameboy emulator? ARMix [ AR \ VR ] on the App Store Data Types in Python A simple spell checker built from word vectors I Got By On A Software Project With Help From My Friend Hype Driven Development What GDPR means for your app or side project Loxx: A stack-based VM for Bob Nystrom's toy language Lox written in C++14