Here's How to Make Long-Term "Work From Home" Work

A seasoned design director shares his insights on how to make the most of new working norms | Continue reading | 17 minutes ago

A local messaging app defeated WhatsApp in Vietnam

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Marrying DNA Alignment Algorithms with Neural Networks

Statistical classifiers are mathematical models that use example data to find patterns in features that predict a label. Most statistical… | Continue reading | 19 minutes ago

Kalm – open-source interface for making Kubernetes easier

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Nikola Stock Got Torched by a Short Seller

A report by Nathan Anderson, founder of Hindenburg Research, alleged improprieties that sent the electric-truck startup’s shares plunging. Nikola says the report contained “false and misleading statements.” | Continue reading | 19 minutes ago

Show HN: Actionbar – Add a Superhuman Actionbar to any site

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Apple WWDC 1997 – Chat with Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs’ famous “Fireside Chat”, taking place on the last day of WWDC ’97, just before the closing keynote.Captured from VHS by Jason Molenda | Continue reading | 20 minutes ago

A Tester’s Commitments

This is the latest version of the commitments I make when I work with a programmer. Dear Programmer,   My job is to help you look good. My job is to support you as you create quality; to ease that burden instead of adding to it. In that spirit, I make the following commitments to … | Continue reading | 20 minutes ago

Microbes on Venus May Herald Human Extinction (Though Not in the Way You Think)

This week’s report that astronomers have discovered possible evidence of life on Venus is good news for science journalists. But it may be bad news for the future of humanity. One theory on why we haven’t encountered advanced civilizations from other star systems is that the cond … | Continue reading | 20 minutes ago

One Billion Americans–A Review

A review of One Billion Americans: The Case for Thinking Bigger by Matthew Yglesias, Portfolio, 288 pages (September 2020) Matthew Yglesias began his career as an online wonk, advocating a muscular American foreign policy that amounted to social work in the Middle East. While sti … | Continue reading | 21 minutes ago

The $600 unemployment had little to no effect on job searches

People receiving unemployment insurance benefits during the COVID-19 recession were entitled to $600 of additional payments per week through July. This large increase in benefit payments raised a concern that recipients would delay returning to work. However, analysis suggests th … | Continue reading | 22 minutes ago

Knowledge base Web-widget powered by AI

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Experts Think US Economy Would Be Stronger If Lockdowns Had Been More Aggressive

Back in the early days of the coronavirus in the U.S., many economists believed that aggressive lockdowns would be the best long-term solution for managing the … | Continue reading | 23 minutes ago

Genetic study shows coronavirus mutating and potentially evolving

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Six months into the pandemic, the US economic outlook is getting gloomier

The economic recovery might now be heading in the wrong direction. | Continue reading | 23 minutes ago

Jeff Bezos Announces the First Bezos Academy, a Free Preschool

Two years after Bezos said he would create a network of preschools, the first of those schools, called Bezos Academy, will open south of Seattle in October. | Continue reading | 24 minutes ago

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Mixed Record on Race

The feminist icon’s legacy on issues such as prisoners’ rights, the death penalty, racial justice and tribal sovereignty has been less examined. | Continue reading | 24 minutes ago

The Anti-Deal Flow Fundraising Announcement

When the market crashed in March, we placed an indefinite pause on months of fundraising momentum that had just started to materialize in… | Continue reading | 24 minutes ago

Macy’s Surprise Sale Is Bursting with Deals on Fall Cooking Favorites (Including a $7 Fry Pan!)

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‘One Day Die’: ‘Saw’ Veteran Darren Lynn Bousman Launches an Interactive Séance Experience

Darren Lynn Bousman, who directed several Saw movies and previously created multiple immersive experiences, is back with a new one called One Day Die. | Continue reading | 30 minutes ago

Honoring Ruth Bader Ginsburg

That's the flag-draped casket of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lying in repose on the portico of The Supreme Court Building. From | Continue reading | 42 minutes ago

No officers charged for “wantonly and blindly” killing Breonna Taylor

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky grand jury on Wednesday indicted a single former police officer for shooting into neighboring apartments but did not move forward with charges against any... | Continue reading | 52 minutes ago

Medical 3D printer for inside the human body

Researchers have long been developing 3D bioprinting technology to print cells in structures that can be implanted in the body. Now, bioengineer Tao Xu and colleagues at Tsinghua University in Beij… | Continue reading | 53 minutes ago

Sean Murray Explains No Man's Sky: Origins

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How to Build a Motion Prediction Model for Autonomous Vehicles

An introduction and tutorial for training machine learning motion prediction models using Lyft Level 5’s Prediction Dataset | Continue reading | 56 minutes ago

Software Versioning Schemes

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Ask HN: What are you using headless Chrome for?

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Dynamic Change of Seroprevalence Among Asymptomatic in Tokyo During Second Wave

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The Quarantine Stream: ‘Unpregnant’ is One of 2020’s Best Hidden Gems

(Welcome to The Quarantine Stream, a new series where the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching while social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.) The Movie: Unpregnant Where You Can Stream It: HBO Max The Pitch: When Type-A high school student Veronica (Haley Lu Richa … | Continue reading | 59 minutes ago

Katie Holmes Has Been Walking the Streets of New York in (Mostly) Denim

And her beloved black Birks. | Continue reading | 59 minutes ago

On-Page Optimization Lets You Take Control of Your Business Success

Continuously improving your site - a process known as website optimization – is required for long-term growth and prolonged market relevance. As such, an intelligent approach to integrating digital marketing and website maintenance will improve your bottom line. | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Survey reveals popular misconceptions about child marriage

Misconceptions about child marriage (marriage under 18) appear widespread among the American public, potentially hampering efforts to address the practice globally. David Lawson and colleagues at the University of California, Santa Barbara, present these findings in the open-acce … | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Scientists shine light on tiny crystals behind unexpected violent eruptions

In a new study of volcanic processes, Bristol scientists have demonstrated the role nanolites play in the creation of violent eruptions at otherwise 'calm' and predictable volcanoes. | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

The Fastest Growing Apps of 2020

The world changed for everyone in March—including small businesses. Social distancing policies meant many businesses needed to pivot to online or grow their online market in order to survive. Zapier customers are overwhelmingly small businesses who use our automation platform to … | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Where the Sidewalk Ends, Outdoor Dining Begins

With apologies to Shel Silverstein.- - -A (SOCIALLY-DISTANCED) INVITATIONIf you are a doctor, come inIf you are a teacher, a furloughed worker, ... | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Watch a Robot AI Beat World-Class Curling Competitors

Artificial intelligence still needs to bridge the “sim-to-real” gap. Deep-learning techniques that are all the rage in AI log superlative performances in mastering cerebral games, including chess and Go, both of which can be played on a computer. But translating … | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Show HN: I made an open-source marketplace to fasten OAuth API integrations

The simplest, fastest way to integrate your app with an OAuth API 😋 - Bearer/Pizzly | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Vayama Closes Doors

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I didn't know the Boing Boing BBS had a food topic. It's excellent

Kent Barnes let me know about the Food topic he started on the Boing Boing BBS in March 2019. It has 1,738 posts! Lots of recipes and photos. It makes me think it would be fun to compile these and … | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Ask HN: Cypress.js Based BDD Testing

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The Growing Case for a Microsoft Azure Slowdown

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Explore Covid-19 Symptoms Search Trends

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Tesla plans to make batteries cheap enough for a $25,000 car

Tesla’s big “battery day” event, explained. | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

EU's farm animals produce more emissions than cars and vans combined

Greenpeace says bloc must get a grip on reducing greenhouse gases from livestock or risk missing Paris agreement targets | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Wednesday 23 September, 2020

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Reddit Squashed QAnon by Accident

Two years ago, Reddit had the internet’s biggest QAnon problem. Today, that problem is gone—but the company can’t really explain why. | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

The Jeffrey Epstein Virgin Islands Investigation Could Unveil New Flight Logs

Attorney General Denise George is looking for more information about Epstein’s infamous jet. | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Design Patterns, Smalltalk, and the lost art of reading code

Kyle Brown, IBM Fellow, CTO Cloud Architecture | Continue reading | 1 hour ago