HIDDEN GUEST – Regent Porto Montenegro

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@kongres-magazine.eu | 2 hours ago

"News unfolds like a saga": The French news site Les Jours wants to marry narrative, depth, and investigative reporting

"Serial" isn't just a podcast: It's also the format hook Les Jours uses to bring some of the lessons of drama to long-form investigative reporting. It's a fascinating mish-mash of ideas you'll recognize from short-run nonfiction audio, Quartz, Epic Magazine, and more. | Continue reading


@niemanlab.org | 2 hours ago

GE accidentally makes the case for not owning smart GE bulbs

At least you don’t have to run a virus scan every two weeks | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 2 hours ago

Ticket Tailor: More Control Over Event Ticketing [Review]

Ticket Tailor is an online ticketing platform that focuses on delivering “low fees and no fuss.” It’s designed for event planners who are disenchanted with paying high ticket fees and for those who simply want more control over their events. Here is our review:   Ticket Tailor: W … | Continue reading


@eventmanagerblog.com | 2 hours ago

Show HN: Find hidden interests in Facebook Ads targeting

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@interesthound.com | 2 hours ago

Hire Custom ECommerce Website Development Company

Our team of experts offer custom eCommerce application development services with enhanced functionality to engage online customers with customized shopping experience. | Continue reading


@netsolutions.com | 2 hours ago

The Difference Between Open-Minded and Closed-Minded People (2017)

Uncover the key differences between people that bring an open and closed mind to the table and learn how those two mindsets affect our success. | Continue reading


@fs.blog | 2 hours ago

Google's Translatotron

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@google-research.github.io | 2 hours ago

Show HN: Uber Driver Mileage Scraper

Scraps necessary mileage info from partners.uber.com and then stores it in a CSV file, which can be used as proof of business mileage when filing your taxes. - lmj0011/uber-driver-mileage-scraper | Continue reading


@github.com | 2 hours ago

Crumbling roads, grids cost poor nations billions due to storms: World Bank

Flooding, storms and other natural hazards, made more likely by climate change, cost poor nations hundreds of billions every year due to crumbling infrastructure, the World Bank said Wednesday. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 2 hours ago

Hiking and Climbing in Cyprus

Cyprus is a fabulous destination for those who enjoy some activity and adventure in their holidays. The outdoor pursuit offerings are plentiful; the warm, calm seas mean that water-sports are an obvious draw, and cycling | Continue reading


@baldhiker.com | 2 hours ago

New research shows importance of climate on spruce beetle flight

If the climate continues warming as predicted, spruce beetle outbreaks in the Rocky Mountains could become more frequent, a new multi-year study led by Colorado State University finds. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 2 hours ago

When algorithms mess up, the nearest human gets the blame

A look at historical case studies shows us how we handle the liability of automated systems. | Continue reading


@technologyreview.com | 2 hours ago

Deep submersible dives shed light on rarely explored coral reefs

Just beyond where conventional scuba divers can go is an area of the ocean that still is largely unexplored. In waters this deep—about 100 to at least 500 feet below the surface—little to no light breaks through. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 2 hours ago

Show HN: A list of annotation tools for building datasets

A list of the biggest datasets for machine learning from across the web. Computer vision, natural language processing, audio and medical datasets. | Continue reading


@datasetlist.com | 2 hours ago

Ask HN: Does Paul Graham essays count as self help?

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@news.ycombinator.com | 2 hours ago

Millions with neurological diseases could find new option in neurostimulation devices

The United States is seeing an increase in the number of neurological diseases. Stroke is ranked as the fifth leading cause of death, with Alzheimer's being ranked sixth. Another neurological disease—Parkinson's—affects nearly 1 million people in the U.S. each year. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 2 hours ago

In Sudan, internet users find ways to beat blackout

In a lush garden cafe in Sudan's capital, a group of youngsters sit eyes glued to mobile phone screens, seeking ways to bypass an internet blackout imposed by army rulers. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 2 hours ago

New study proves some of Earth's oldest animals could take trips

New UC Riverside-led research settles a longstanding debate about whether the most ancient animal communities were deliberately mobile. It turns out they were, because they were hungry. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 2 hours ago

Mattermost just raised $50M – YC's largest investment in an open source company

500 million+ members | Manage your professional identity. Build and engage with your professional network. Access knowledge, insights and opportunities. | Continue reading


@linkedin.com | 2 hours ago

Cepstrum (Find the periodic time of a signal rich in harmonics)

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@en.wikipedia.org | 2 hours ago

HIDDEN GUEST – Kempinski High Tatras

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@kongres-magazine.eu | 2 hours ago

Best Node.js Applications – Examples

With the total number of downloads of all Node.js versions increasing, it’s only a matter of time before we see more of Node.js applications. Here are the best examples up-to-date. | Continue reading


@futuremind.com | 2 hours ago

Skin deep: Japan's 'washi' paper torn by modern life

Once an indispensable part of daily life in Japan, ultra-thin washi paper was used for everything from writing and painting to lampshades, umbrellas, and sliding doors, but demand has plunged as lifestyles have become more westernised. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 2 hours ago

Charles Schwab CEO: Actually, we're killing it with Millennials

Fortune 500 Daily & Breaking Business News | Continue reading


@fortune.com | 3 hours ago

Ride on time: Recycled bikes get Myanmar kids to school

The clangor of bells in the air, Myanmar children race home from school on recycled bikes shipped from Singapore and Malaysia, donated to give them easier access to education in a nation where more than half live in poverty. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 3 hours ago

Spotting Objects Amid Clutter

New approach quickly finds hidden objects in dense point clouds, for use in driverless cars or work spaces with robotic assistants. | Continue reading


@news.mit.edu | 3 hours ago

Emirates: HelloJetman (2015)

Armed with unguarded ambition and the vision to push boundaries beyond the unthinkable, Jetman Dubai and Emirates A380 take to the skies of Dubai for an exce... | Continue reading


@youtube.com | 3 hours ago

Tech firm Slack to make market debut, at $26 reference price

Cloud-based software firm Slack Technologies makes its debut on the New York Stock Exchange Thursday with a reference price of $26, adding to this year's parade of new Wall Street entrants. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 3 hours ago

RocksDB/LevelDB inspired key-value database in Go

RocksDB/LevelDB inspired key-value database in Go. Contribute to petermattis/pebble development by creating an account on GitHub. | Continue reading


@github.com | 3 hours ago

Captive beluga whales make epic journey from China to Iceland sanctuary

Two beluga whales from a Shanghai aquarium arrived in Iceland on Wednesday to live out their days in a unique marine sanctuary that conservationists hope will become a model for rehoming some 3,000 of the creatures currently in captivity. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 3 hours ago

After Slack, the IPO market might never be the same

Silicon Valley wants Wall Street insiders out of the IPO. | Continue reading


@qz.com | 3 hours ago

Show HN: 0-learning curve chorded typing

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@doug.tbf-rnd.life | 3 hours ago

Is it legal to scrap Nasdaq details?

Learn implementation for scraping Nasdaq news website for collecting data of the stocks using python language and the beatiful soup library | Continue reading


@blog.datahut.co | 3 hours ago

Interview with Yiannis Aslanis, President at Thessaloniki Convention Bureau

Thessaloniki is a city with a continuous history of 2.300 years, with traces and monuments of the Roman, early Christian, Byzantine, Ottoman and Jewish heritage. | Continue reading


@kongres-magazine.eu | 3 hours ago

Sailing among the stars: how photons could revolutionize space flight

A few days from now, a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will lift off from Florida, carrying a satellite the size of a loaf of bread with nothing to power it but a huge polyester "solar sail." | Continue reading


@phys.org | 3 hours ago

Meet Darwin International presents itself to Asia

Event planners from Singapore discovered that Darwin city in Australia’s NT delivers an impressive array of experiences and venues for business events. | Continue reading


@kongres-magazine.eu | 3 hours ago

Poll: Tracking asteroids a favored focus for space program

A new poll shows Americans prefer a space program that focuses on potential asteroid impacts, scientific research and using robots to explore the cosmos over sending humans back to the moon or on to Mars. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 3 hours ago

New York to get one of world's most ambitious carbon reduction plans

New York state lawmakers on Wednesday passed one of the world's most ambitious laws aimed at countering climate change, under which fossil fuel power plants and gasoline cars will be phased out by 2050. | Continue reading


@phys.org | 3 hours ago

DBMS Musings: Apache Arrow vs. Parquet and Orc

Apache Parquet and Apache ORC have become a popular file formats for storing data in the Hadoop ecosystem. Their primary value proposition ... | Continue reading


@dbmsmusings.blogspot.com | 3 hours ago

Making universities safe for trans people doesn’t threaten academic freedom

Last Sunday at letter appeared in the *Sunday Times* attacking the LGBT charity *Stonewall* for its work with British universities as a threat to academic freedom. For context, a non-paywalled vers… | Continue reading


@crookedtimber.org | 3 hours ago

Getting Started with Docker for Windows

In part-one in this multi-part series, Sr. App Dev Managers Joseph Flanigen and Bill Bevan show us how to get up and running with Docker. The intention of this two-part blog series is to provide a foundational understanding of Docker from Docker installation through Azure Web Ap … | Continue reading


@devblogs.microsoft.com | 3 hours ago

Arcentry API – Programmable Cloud Diagrams

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@arcentry.com | 3 hours ago

San Francisco has moved to ban e-cigarettes. Juul has a backup plan

San Francisco has moved to ban e-cigarettes from the city. The small businesses that sell vaping products are outraged. | Continue reading


@sfchronicle.com | 3 hours ago

My Testimony Today Before the House Subcommittee on Aviation

STATEMENT OF CHESLEY B. “SULLY” SULLENBERGER III Subcommittee on Aviation of the The United States House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure June 19, 2019 Thank you, Chairman Larsen, Ran… | Continue reading


@sullysullenberger.com | 3 hours ago

A list of useful resources to learn Data Engineering from scratch

A list of useful resources to learn Data Engineering from scratch - adilkhash/Data-Engineering-HowTo | Continue reading


@github.com | 3 hours ago

Wrestling with High-Speed SerDes

Higher performance helps smooth the gap between analog and digital, but it adds a number of new twists. | Continue reading


@semiengineering.com | 3 hours ago

Smoltcp: A small TCP/IP stack in Rust

a smol tcp/ip stack. Contribute to m-labs/smoltcp development by creating an account on GitHub. | Continue reading


@github.com | 3 hours ago