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Why xHamster Is So Much Better at Content Moderation Than Facebook

If we regulated Facebook and Twitter more like we regulate the porn industry, social media platforms wouldn’t get into so much trouble.

California sees solar+storage domination by 2030 with 11 GW / 44 GWh of batteries – pv magazine USA

The state's 2019 IRP sees just over 11 GW solar power, and at least 11 GW - with up to 19 GW - of energy storage necessary to meet resource...

The state's 2019 IRP sees just over 11 GW solar power, and at least 11 GW - with up to 19 GW - of energy storage necessary to meet resource adequacy as part of the state's legally required 60% renewable portfolio standard by 2030 as prices have fallen 50% since 2017.

GitHub - DataDog/yubikey: YubiKey at Datadog

YubiKey at Datadog. Contribute to DataDog/yubikey development by creating an account on GitHub.

Cause of Global Climate Changes: Correlation of Global Temperature, Sunspots, Solar Irradiance, Cosmic Rays, and Radiocarbon and Berylium Production Rates - ScienceDirect

Millennials on track to die faster than Gen X, thanks to mental health - Business Insider Deutschland

American millennials are seeing their physical and mental health decline at a faster rate than Gen X did, according to Blue Cross Blue Shie...

American millennials are seeing their physical and mental health decline at a faster rate than Gen X did, according to Blue Cross Blue Shield.

A Fired Kickstarter Organizer Is Trying to Unionize Tech Workers Using Kickstarter - VICE

“This kit is passed between coworkers as an act of solidarity and a signal that there is room to organize at your company.”

Bytecode Alliance

Building a Parser – Chelsea Troy

I recently picked up Crafting Interpreters. The project guides programmers through building their own interpreters for the Lox programming...

I recently picked up Crafting Interpreters. The project guides programmers through building their own interpreters for the Lox programming language. I'm writing this blog series as I go through the project. You can see all the posts so far right here. In Chapter 5 of Crafting Interpreters, we pick up from the scanner that turned our…

Sketchviz - Create and publish Graphviz graphs on the web for free

Create and publish Graphviz charts for free.

Don’t Call Me a Pessimist on Climate Change. I Am a Realist | The Tyee

To see our fate clearly, we must face these hard facts about energy, growth and governance. Part one of two.

Google: You can trust us with the medical data you didn’t know we already had | Ars Technica

Google has 50M people's medical records but won't merge them with other Google data.

U.S. judge rules suspicionless searches of travelers' digital devices unconstitutional - Reuters

A federal judge on Tuesday ruled that U.S. border agents need "reasonable suspicion" but not a warrant to search travelers’ smartphones a...

A federal judge on Tuesday ruled that U.S. border agents need "reasonable suspicion" but not a warrant to search travelers’ smartphones and laptops at airports and other U.S. ports of entry, a practice that has been growing in recent years.

Julian Reichelt on Twitter: "Neue Fabrik „is near the new Berlin airport“, so @elonmusk ."

Mozilla Foundation - What Half of iPhone Users Don’t Know About Their Privacy: New Poll

Mozilla is a global nonprofit dedicated to keeping the Internet a global public resource that is open and accessible to all.

Launch: Basecamp Gets Personal - Signal v. Noise

Elon Musk picks Berlin for Tesla’s Europe Gigafactory – TechCrunch

Elon Musk said Tuesday during an awards ceremony in Germany that Tesla’s European gigafactory will be built in the Berlin area. Musk was ...

Elon Musk said Tuesday during an awards ceremony in Germany that Tesla’s European gigafactory will be built in the Berlin area. Musk was onstage to receive a Golden Steering Wheel Award given by BILD. “There’s not enough time tonight to tell all the details,” Musk said during an onstage interview with Volkswagen Group CEO Herbert […]

Announcing .NET Jupyter Notebooks - Scott Hanselman

Jupyter Notebooks has been the significant player in the interactive development space for many years, and Notebooks have played a vital ro...

Jupyter Notebooks has been the significant player in the interactive development space for many years, and Notebooks have played a vital role in the continued ...

Federal Court Rules Suspicionless Searches of Travelers’ Phones and Laptops Unconstitutional | Electronic Frontier Foundation

BOSTON—In a major victory for privacy rights at the border, a federal court in Boston ruled today that suspicionless searches of traveler...

BOSTON—In a major victory for privacy rights at the border, a federal court in Boston ruled today that suspicionless searches of travelers’ electronic devices by federal agents at airports and other U.S. ports of entry are unconstitutional. The ruling came in a lawsuit, Alasaad v. McAleenan, filed...

No Shenanigans – AVC

History as a giant data set: how analysing the past could help save the future | Technology | The Guardian

The long read: Calculating the patterns and cycles of the past could lead us to a better understanding of history. Could it also help us pr...

The long read: Calculating the patterns and cycles of the past could lead us to a better understanding of history. Could it also help us prevent a looming crisis?

Italian aerospace group Leonardo invests in solar-powered drones - Reuters

Italian defense and aerospace group Leonardo has invested in a company developing solar-powered drones potentially capable of unlimited fli...

Italian defense and aerospace group Leonardo has invested in a company developing solar-powered drones potentially capable of unlimited flight with no refueling, it said.

Tearing apart printf() – MaiZure's Projects

How does printf work behind the scenes

Hyrum's Law

Don't Charge $9 a month for Your SaaS | Mojosaas

Today I increased pricing plans across Votemojo and Previewmojo. All plans now start at $49 a month. Here

Simplifying Payments with Facebook Pay | Facebook Newsroom