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1. The Baseline Interpreter: A Faster JavaScript Interpreter in Firefox 70 (hacks.mozilla.org)
735 points by edmorley on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 267 comments
2. On-Device, Real-Time Hand Tracking with MediaPipe (googleblog.com)
306 points by neversaydie on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 67 comments
3. A deep dive into iOS Exploit chains found in the wild (googleprojectzero.blogspot.com)
804 points by troydavis on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 182 comments
4. Protocols, Not Platforms: A Technological Approach to Free Speech (knightcolumbia.org)
235 points by pwg on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 67 comments
5. BPF port-based firewall for systemd services (kailueke.gitlab.io)
103 points by Klasiaster on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 43 comments
6. BMW unveils car sprayed with Vantablack (dezeen.com)
224 points by telotortium on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 182 comments
7. Live Avatars with face-api.js (pragli.com)
128 points by dsaffy on Aug 29, 2019 | hide | 41 comments
8. Sugar: Open-source software learning platform for children (sugarlabs.org)
185 points by geogra4 on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 105 comments
9. Facebook scans system libraries on Android and uploads them to their server (twitter.com/wongmjane)
425 points by akalin on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 174 comments
10. Robotic thread is designed to slip through the brain's blood vessels (techxplore.com)
82 points by dnetesn on Aug 29, 2019 | hide | 11 comments
11. Go Module Mirror and Checksum Database Launched (golang.org)
254 points by ingve on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 120 comments
12. Children of a Thailand tribe who see with clarity beneath the waves (2016) (bbc.com)
175 points by Stratoscope on Aug 29, 2019 | hide | 67 comments
13. Verified by Twilio (twilio.com)
291 points by HugoHobling on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 239 comments
14. How to Build a Pyramid (analog-antiquarian.net)
108 points by aarestad on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 34 comments
15. Dqlite – High-Availability SQLite (dqlite.io)
463 points by stubish on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 115 comments
16. Engineers develop bone-like metal foam that can be 'healed' at room temperature (phys.org)
64 points by respinal on Aug 29, 2019 | hide | 16 comments
17. In praise of xlogo (simont.dreamwidth.org)
78 points by Tomte on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 25 comments
18. Natural Language Processing: The Age of Transformers (scaleway.com)
200 points by ilnmtlbnm on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 24 comments
19. How to Teach an Iris Scanner That the Eye It’s Looking at Is Dead (ieee.org)
108 points by sohkamyung on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 47 comments
20. Linux kernel drivers in Rust might become an option in the future (lwn.net)
372 points by jobstijl on Aug 29, 2019 | hide | 254 comments
21. Sipeed Longan Nano – RISC-V Development Board (seeedstudio.com)
110 points by childintime on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 95 comments
22. NPM Bans Terminal Ads (zdnet.com)
424 points by slovenlyrobot on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 353 comments
23. The Portuguese Bank Note Crisis of 1925 (wikipedia.org)
200 points by MrBuddyCasino on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 74 comments
24. Anna Karenina Principle (wikipedia.org)
299 points by mgh2 on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 126 comments
25. Boeing's Crashes Expose Systemic Failings (spiegel.de)
195 points by CaptainZapp on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 129 comments
26. Disneyland’s Disastrous Opening Day (2015) (history.com)
66 points by spking on Aug 29, 2019 | hide | 36 comments
27. A deep dive into Linux namespaces, part 4 (ifeanyi.co)
158 points by iffyio on Aug 29, 2019 | hide | 9 comments
28. GM Is Now Detroit’s Smallest Auto-Making Employer (bloomberg.com)
84 points by danans on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 120 comments
29. Ceramics enter a new era with laser-welded joints (arstechnica.com)
149 points by joshlegs on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 22 comments
30. Google begins penalising domain leasing (seroundtable.com)
130 points by LewisMCYoutube on Aug 30, 2019 | hide | 47 comments

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