Compress Objects, Not Cache Lines: An Object-Based Compressed Memory Hierarchy

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@dl.acm.org | 1 hour ago

A History of the Influencer, from Shakespeare to Instagram

For centuries, influencers have been forcing us to admit an uncomfortable truth: we are neither entirely self-determining nor self-contained. | Continue reading


@newyorker.com | 1 hour ago

The Enduring Joy of Drawing

On the eve of Draw Art Fair London, the first fair dedicated to drawing, we celebrate the freest and first of all art forms | Continue reading


@theguardian.com | 1 hour ago

Learn by Contributing

How to use open source projects to improve software development skills. | Continue reading


@dev.to | 1 hour ago

Man's rapid heartbeat returns to normal when ambulance hits pothole

Paramedics were racing a 59-year-old man to the hospital when they hit a pothole, shockingly saving the man's life. | Continue reading


@abc7news.com | 1 hour ago

Ask HN: Will there ever be a resurgence of interest in symbolic AI?

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@news.ycombinator.com | 1 hour ago

You can prevent browsers from scrolling dynamically focused elements into view

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@webplatform.news | 2 hours ago

Is It Possible to Beat Doom Without Firing a Single Shot? (Video, 2018)

In this video we're going to find out if it's possible to beat Doom without pressing the attack button. Rules: 1. Play on Ultra-Violence. 2. Disallow shootin... | Continue reading


@youtube.com | 2 hours ago

Lexical differential highlighting instead of syntax highlighting

In 2013 I was working in nuclear power plant automation. Can’t talk much since I still haven’t figured out which part of it was classified… | Continue reading


@medium.com | 2 hours ago

Why I Take All My First Dates to Olive Garden

It starts with free wine samples, endless breadsticks, and keeping my expectations low. | Continue reading


@bonappetit.com | 2 hours ago

The Mueller report identified one guilty party: The gullible American public - Los Angeles Times

To a ghastly extent, the social media attempts to sow discord in the U.S. and the formal cyberattacks to demonize Hillary Clinton succeeded. | Continue reading


@latimes.com | 2 hours ago

Google beefs up G Suite with more enhancements to improve Enterprise security

Google announced a number of new G Suite enhancements, with some features still in beta, many of which are aimed at improving enterprise security. | Continue reading


@questechie.com | 2 hours ago

Hawk Zing Foldable Portable Chopsticks

Lightweight and foldable; easy to use and carry. Great for camping, hiking, or traveling in general. | Continue reading


@toolsandtoys.net | 2 hours ago

Conference SRECon Americas 2019

SRECon Americas was in Brooklyn this year! SRECon has always emphasised the human side of reliability and I appreciated the focus on learning and teaching, psychological safety and avoiding burnout, as well as a bunch of tech topics around keeping sites running. | Continue reading


@noidea.dog | 2 hours ago

Helvetica Typeface Gets Makeover After 36 Years

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@choice.npr.org | 2 hours ago

The sharing economy is going to innovate us into the Victorian Era

A sociologist shares stories from members of the new American underclass. | Continue reading


@theoutline.com | 2 hours ago

The Web is missing an essential part of infrastructure: an Open Web Index

A proposal for building an index of the Web that separates the infrastructurepart of the search engine - the index - from the services part that will formthe basis for myriad search engines and... | Continue reading


@arxiv.org | 2 hours ago

Andy Grove's Paranoia: Universal Lessons (1996) [pdf]

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@faculty.som.yale.edu | 2 hours ago

Is it good or bad to use a dynamite triggered avalanche for an Apple ad?

Apple’s “Don’t mess with Mother (Nature)” video—produced by the Camp4 Collective to promote the iPhone XS—included footage of a man-made avalanche. | Continue reading


@motherboard.vice.com | 2 hours ago

Robots on Four Legs with Marc Raibert (Boston Dynamics) [video]

Boston Dynamics rocked the world with the robots like Big Dog, Cheetah and Atlas. As one of the company's latest creations SpotMini comes to market, CEO Marc... | Continue reading


@youtube.com | 2 hours ago

OKAI – An Interactive Introduction to Artificial Intelligence

OKAI utilizes interactive graphics to demystify and introduce Artificial Intelligence concepts to a broader audience. | Continue reading


@okai.brown.edu | 2 hours ago

Robot Toplist April 2019

Facebook Google + Twitter LinkedIn Pinterest We are proud to show you the Robot Toplist for April 2019! In the 2019 we see a strong grown of “open-source” robots projects : we saw some incredible builds like SpotMicro and OpenCat with the peculiar quadruped locomotion ( driven by … | Continue reading


@personalrobots.biz | 2 hours ago

SHA 256 Online Generator

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Special counsel Robert Mueller muttered a “no comment” to an MSNBC reporter Sunday in response to questions about the release... | Continue reading


@talkingpointsmemo.com | 2 hours ago

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He’s one of the most polarizing cast members in ’SNL’ history — but is he really just harmlessly bland? | Continue reading


@uproxx.com | 2 hours ago

Build a Feed Forward Neural Network in Python with NumPy

learn how to build a feed forward neural network in Python with this easy explanation. Learn the algorithm and implement it using NumPy in Python. | Continue reading


@codespeedy.com | 2 hours ago

Living on the wrong side of a time zone can be hazardous to your health

Less sleep but perhaps more enjoyment for those who live on the eastern edge of a time zone. | Continue reading


@pressherald.com | 2 hours ago

‘The Twilight Zone’ Reboot Will Compete in Drama Category for Emmys, But There’s One Complication

The Twilight Zone Emmy eligibility has been determined, and the show will compete in the drama category instead of being classified as a limited series. | Continue reading


@slashfilm.com | 2 hours ago

Fearing More Violence, Sri Lanka Silences Social Media

Sri Lankan officials have a troubled relationship with social media. They have seen firsthand how quickly online hate can turn into deadly violence. | Continue reading


@nytimes.com | 2 hours ago

Tech Execs Have New Jobs After Facing MeToo Allegations

Silicon Valley says it’s committed to improving diversity, but high-profile male executives accused of sexual misconduct are getting second chances. Some advocates are wondering why. | Continue reading


@buzzfeednews.com | 2 hours ago

Longest Maker Twitter Threat

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@mobile.twitter.com | 2 hours ago

Apple Software Design [audio]

Join a16z Deal and Research operating partner Frank Chen for a conversation with longtime Apple software engineer Ken Kocienda for an insider’s account of how Apple designed software in the golden … | Continue reading


@a16z.com | 3 hours ago

Lucas the Spider Ponders an Interesting Specimen His Friend the Fly Brought Back From an Easter Egg Hunt

A delighted Lucas the Spider (previously) giddily gathered up colorful eggs that he collected around his yard during his first unintentional Easter egg | Continue reading


@laughingsquid.com | 3 hours ago

Sri Lanka Blocks Social Media Following Bombings

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@google.com | 3 hours ago

But what is a partial differential equation? – chapter 2

The heat equation, as an introductory PDE. Home page: https://www.3blue1brown.com Thanks to these supporters: http://3b1b.co/de2thanks Infinite powers, by St... | Continue reading


@youtube.com | 3 hours ago

Many of the British Royals Come Out for Easter

Dramatic stuff is AFOOT again. | Continue reading


@gofugyourself.com | 3 hours ago

Folding Secrets of Protein Unlocked by Artificial Intelligence

A scientist from Harvard has used Ai to create a method for successfully predicting the folded shape of any protein. The work could have massive implications for the design and development of life-saving medicine. | Continue reading


@interestingengineering.com | 3 hours ago

Christ Doesn’t Save Us by Words First of All, but by His Body

Emmanuel Falque, phenomenological philosopher from the Catholic University of Paris, brings the chaos of the body back into philosophy through theology. | Continue reading


@churchlife.nd.edu | 3 hours ago

But what is a partial differential equation?

The heat equation, as an introductory PDE. Home page: https://www.3blue1brown.com Thanks to these supporters: http://3b1b.co/de2thanks Infinite powers, by St... | Continue reading


@youtube.com | 3 hours ago

Simple cooking methods flush arsenic out of rice (2015)

Preparing rice in a coffee machine can halve levels of the naturally occurring substance. | Continue reading


@nature.com | 3 hours ago

On Being Introverted in Academia

I don’t really like people. I don’t mean that I’m a misanthrope (people can be a wonderful force for good, but that’s a different blog… | Continue reading


@medium.com | 3 hours ago

Time travel in Haskell for dummies (Tardis monad) (2015)

Some interesting consequences of lazy evaluation. | Continue reading


@kcsongor.github.io | 3 hours ago

Webcam in a Favicon

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@wybiral.github.io | 3 hours ago

On Game of Thrones, humanity has plot armor

Slate’s Use of Your Data | Continue reading


@slate.com | 3 hours ago

Have I Been Pwned Uses K-Anonymity

Today, v2 of Pwned Passwords was released as part of the Have I Been Pwned service offered by Troy Hunt. Containing over half a billion real world leaked passwords, this database provides a vital tool for correcting the course of how the industry combats modern threats against pa … | Continue reading


@blog.cloudflare.com | 3 hours ago

For the wealthy, myriad advantages in college admissions (even without cheating)

The glare of the admissions scandal has obscured the vast ecosystem of other ways that the connected get a leg up — all of which are perfectly legal. | Continue reading


@bostonglobe.com | 3 hours ago

What’s next?

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@leancrew.com | 3 hours ago

You should use Facebook

I stopped on the street yesterday to talk with a couple of neighbors. Among other things I said they should use Facebook. That deserved a follow-up email and a blog post. | Continue reading


@scripting.com | 3 hours ago