Unpacking a Flattened Internet

Guest Post: Study seeks to measure elusive cloud-enabled connectivity that makes up large proportion of today's Internet. | Continue reading


@blog.apnic.net | 21 minutes ago

Colorado student scientist named Time's 'Kid of the Year'

LONE TREE, Colo. (AP) — A 15-year-old Colorado high school student and young scientist who has used artificial intelligence and created apps to tackle contaminated drinking water, cyberbullying,... | Continue reading


@apnews.com | 21 minutes ago

Germany to wipe Nazi traces from phonetic alphabet

The Nazis removed Jewish names from the German phonetic alphabet - now a reform is coming. | Continue reading


@bbc.com | 22 minutes ago

TikTok Sale Deadline on Hold as Talks with U.S. Continue

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@bloomberg.com | 22 minutes ago

Reading Manpages Like a Pro

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@blog.yossarian.net | 23 minutes ago

No deal between US and TikTok as asset sale deadline nears: source

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@msn.com | 25 minutes ago

Lasca

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@lasca.org | 25 minutes ago

The State of CSS Survey 2020 result

Announcement: This week, I started a new tutorial series of creating an application with Nuxtjs & Staticman. You can find the list below. I am going to start streaming daily on my Youtube channel next week The State of CSS Survey 2020 result: This year’s The State of CSS Survey h … | Continue reading


@koogio.substack.com | 26 minutes ago

TikTok Stars Proved Key in Strategy to Fight U.S. Ban

A lawsuit by popular users looked like a grass-roots effort, but the legal action was orchestrated behind the scenes by TikTok and parent company ByteDance, according to people familiar with the effort. | Continue reading


@wsj.com | 31 minutes ago

Mental Models for Career Changes

Career changes are big moves that come with stress and uncertainty. Here’s how mental models can move you in the right direction and get you the information you need to make good decisions. The result of using mental models is a new career that aligns with where you want to be. | Continue reading


@fs.blog | 35 minutes ago

How long have you been on HN and have you learned a lot

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@news.ycombinator.com | 44 minutes ago

Tips for Marketing a Kickstarter Campaign

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@capitalandgrowth.org | 47 minutes ago

Cardioinformatics: The nexus of bioinformatics and precision cardiology

Abstract. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death worldwide, causing over 17 million deaths per year, which outpaces global cancer mortality | Continue reading


@academic.oup.com | 1 hour ago

A ubiquitous tire rubber–derived chemical induces acute mortality in coho salmon

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@science.sciencemag.org | 1 hour ago

DOJ Alleges Facebook Discriminated Against U.S. Workers

This is the latest in a spate of regulatory volleys against the social media platform. | Continue reading


@fool.com | 1 hour ago

Author Bill Kittredge Dies

Montana author and writing master Bill Kittredge, who co-created the iconic “The Last Best Place” title for a compendium of Montana literature, died on Friday. He was 88. | Continue reading


@missoulian.com | 1 hour ago

A New Theorem Maps Out the Limits of Quantum Physics

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@quantamagazine.org | 1 hour ago

Down with Slack

I hate the popular “frictionless” intraoffice communication app that Salesforce just bought, and so should you. | Continue reading


@newrepublic.com | 1 hour ago

Moderna Covid-19 vaccine trial participant recounts her experience [video]

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@mobile.twitter.com | 1 hour ago

Installing GalliumOS on an Old Chromebook

The process of installing GalliumOS on an ACER R11 | Continue reading


@retrylife.ca | 1 hour ago

Visualizing Poker Hands Geometrically

An interesting way for getting an intuitive sense for why certain hands are rare in poker, I've laid out all the cards in a standard deck in a grid:  When I first learned to play poker, it took a while before I could get an intuitive understanding of the relationships between the … | Continue reading


@evermontbills.com | 1 hour ago

Semantic Satiation

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@en.wikipedia.org | 1 hour ago

Hiring 101: Hierarchy of Analytical Needs

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@tmai.avinashkaushik.com | 1 hour ago

The Case for a Quadripolar World

According to the conventional wisdom, the twenty-first century will be characterized by the global shift from American hegemony to Sino-American rivalry. But a bipolar international order is neither inevitable nor desirable, and we should start imagining and working toward altern … | Continue reading


@project-syndicate.org | 1 hour ago

Occupational Depression Inventory: A new tool for clinicians and epidemiologists

Depressive symptoms induced by insurmountable job stress and sick leave for mental health reasons have become a focal concern among occupational healt… | Continue reading


@sciencedirect.com | 1 hour ago

New Mars Game Isn't a City-Builder, It's a Planet-Builder

Per Aspera is a new PC game out this week that has you playing as an AI responsible for terraforming Mars. You’re tasked transforming it from a big cold rock into somewhere humans can walk their dogs outside in a grassy green park. | Continue reading


@kotaku.com | 1 hour ago

Ryzen 9 5900HX: Cezanne May Bring Overclocking to AMD Mobile CPUs

Hello, Cezanne | Continue reading


@tomshardware.com | 1 hour ago

At Home with Kubernetes, MetalLB and BGP

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@growse.com | 1 hour ago

MIT Technology Review Read Timnit Gebru's Paper. Here's What It Said

The company's star ethics researcher highlighted the risks of large language models, which are key to Google's business. | Continue reading


@technologyreview.com | 1 hour ago

Retired Man Solves Decades-Old Maths Problems While Brushing His Teeth

During what was an unremarkable summer’s morning, a 67-year-old man had a modern-day eureka moment, allowing him to suddenly crack a probability problem th | Continue reading


@iflscience.com | 1 hour ago

Show HN: Aoctools (automate your Advent of Code workflow)

Contribute to klittlepage/aoctools development by creating an account on GitHub. | Continue reading


@github.com | 2 hours ago

Ask HN: How should I evaluate an equity offer vs. hourly rate?

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@news.ycombinator.com | 2 hours ago

Pennsylvania legalizes autonomous delivery robots, classifies them as pedestrian

Last month, Pennsylvania legalized autonomous delivery robots, which can weigh up to 550 pounds without cargo and typically roam sidewalks to delivery goods in urban... | Continue reading


@pghcitypaper.com | 2 hours ago

Subscription Creep

Given that thrifty thoughts is operates under a subscription model this was probably inadvisable.Every year more and more subscription based services come into our lives. Given the ease of sign-up as well as the sheer quantity of must-have subscriptions, how much are we actually … | Continue reading


@thriftythoughts.io | 2 hours ago

Oral drug blocks SARS-CoV-2 transmission

Treatment of SARS-CoV-2 infection with a new antiviral drug, MK-4482/EIDD-2801 or Molnupiravir, completely suppresses virus transmission within 24 hours, researchers have discovered. | Continue reading


@sciencedaily.com | 2 hours ago

The Rise (and Inevitable Fall) of Citizen Kane

How did Orson Welles’s film become so firmly established at the top of the canon in the first place? | Continue reading


@vulture.com | 2 hours ago

Man Postpones Writing Great American Novel for Another Month or Two

Aspiring author Gus Webber has announced another delay in his debut novel due to some nagging errands and chores he has to tend to.  | Continue reading


@thehardtimes.net | 2 hours ago

Ask HN: Early 20s, exit at 10M+, burned out, don't know what to do

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@news.ycombinator.com | 2 hours ago

Introduction to gRPC – Part 2

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@polarsparc.com | 2 hours ago

Sunsets – Exploring

Explore Sunset Boulevard throughout 60 years as photographed by LA photographer Ed Ruscha and archived by the Getty. | Continue reading


@12sunsets.getty.edu | 2 hours ago

Questions continue after death of former Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh

Former Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh passed more than a week after being pulled from a burning home. Now, there's new images from the scene. | Continue reading


@6abc.com | 2 hours ago

PKCE: What and Why

Come learn about the PKCE OAuth flow! How it works, why it’s valuable, and how to use it to authorize your Dropbox app. | Continue reading


@dropbox.tech | 2 hours ago

In a two-day meeting sponsored by the N.I.H., officials acknowledged an insufficient understanding of the issues and warned of a growing public health problem. | Continue reading


@nytimes.com | 2 hours ago

Google is reportedly building its own processor for Pixels and Chromebooks

The chip may be an eight-core ARM processor. | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 2 hours ago

How seemingly differently YouTube threats controversial videos about CIA and DHS

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@mobile.twitter.com | 2 hours ago

Ask HN: Do you need an instagram account to view public profiles?

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@news.ycombinator.com | 2 hours ago

Beach Ball Jump – spend time on the beach on your phone

In "Beach Ball Jump!" 😀 you control a beach ball which jumps with every tap on the screen. While rolling on the beach you earn your points but be careful, you need to avoid all obstacles on your way or the round is over.🎮🎮 The controls are pretty simple:❇️ … | Continue reading


@play.google.com | 2 hours ago

Interview Arecibo Head of Telescope operations 12/4/2020

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@m.facebook.com | 2 hours ago