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Microsoft's Cutting Voice Assistant Cortana in Certain Markets

Come the end of January, it appears the Cortana app’s getting booted to the Microsoft assistant graveyard. At least poor Clippy will have...

Come the end of January, it appears the Cortana app’s getting booted to the Microsoft assistant graveyard. At least poor Clippy will have some company now.

VCV - Prototype

Tinyland, a very, very small Dynamicland | Emma Smith

Tinyland is a project I invented in order to explore the ideas behind Dynamicland. I’ve been doing a bunch of tiny experiments with a few...

Tinyland is a project I invented in order to explore the ideas behind Dynamicland. I’ve been doing a bunch of tiny experiments with a few pals at the Recurse…

New war on cancer aims at longterm survival, not cure | Science | The Guardian

Scientists want to ‘take away the fear’ by halting mutation of cells, even in advanced cases

11 Months Of A Lone Wolf’s 2,774 Miles Of Travel In Northern Minnesota – Brilliant Maps

The map above shows the 2,774 miles travelled by lone wolf in North Minnesota over the course of 11 months. The data comes via a GPS-collar...

The map above shows the 2,774 miles travelled by lone wolf in North Minnesota over the course of 11 months. The data comes via a GPS-collar that tracked locations every 20 minutes.

City-owned high-speed internet networks getting second look with net neutrality repeal - Curbed

Many cities seeking to offer cheap service to the community, despite telecom industry pushback

How a turf war and a botched contract landed 2 pentesters in Iowa jail | Ars Technica

Despite no evidence of criminal intent, Coalfire employees face charges of criminal trespass.

Pivotal facing layoffs ahead of $2.7 billion VMware acquisition - Business Insider

As Pivotal prepares for its acquisition by VMware, employees learned their company will face cuts. Here's what they wrote in a letter to le...

As Pivotal prepares for its acquisition by VMware, employees learned their company will face cuts. Here's what they wrote in a letter to leadership.

Mysteries behind interstellar buckyballs finally answered

Scientists have long been puzzled by the existence of so-called "buckyballs"—complex carbon molecules with a soccer-ball-like structure...

Scientists have long been puzzled by the existence of so-called "buckyballs"—complex carbon molecules with a soccer-ball-like structure—throughout interstellar space. Now, a team of researchers from the University of ...

The Cheese Makers Keeping Monterey Jack's Local Legend Alive - Gastro Obscura

GitHub - laurent22/joplin: Joplin - a note taking and to-do application with synchronization capabilities for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android and iOS. Forum: https://discourse.joplinapp.org/

Joplin - a note taking and to-do application with synchronization capabilities for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android and iOS. Forum: https://d...

Joplin - a note taking and to-do application with synchronization capabilities for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android and iOS. Forum: https://discourse.joplinapp.org/ - laurent22/joplin

"That Deep Romantic Chasm": Libertarianism, Neoliberalism, and the Computer Culture

v1.0 · Tags · Robert Zenz / jLuaScript · GitLab

A scripting system which makes the Java classes available in Lua scripts.

Thousands of hacked Disney+ accounts are already for sale on hacking forums | ZDNet

Hackers began hijacking accounts hours after Disney+ launched earlier this week.

This new ‘battery’ aims to spark a carbon capture revolution | PBS NewsHour

Inventors claim their carbon capture “battery” could return CO2 to preindustrial levels within 40 years, but first it has some economic...

Inventors claim their carbon capture “battery” could return CO2 to preindustrial levels within 40 years, but first it has some economic hurdles to overcome.

How Lombok saved my ass – devolution.tech

Lombok is a Java library that generates boilerplate code for you during the compilation. You probably use it or at least heard how it can c...

Lombok is a Java library that generates boilerplate code for you during the compilation. You probably use it or at least heard how it can clean the code with annotations like @Data or @Value. So I am not going to write yet another article on how to use the most popular annotations. I am going…

https://dragan.rocks/talks/ClojureConj2019/ipai.html

Build Your Own WebAssembly Compiler, Colin Eberhardt - YouTube

In this talk, Colin will look at some of the internals of WebAssembly, explore how it works ‘under the hood’, and look at how you can c...

In this talk, Colin will look at some of the internals of WebAssembly, explore how it works ‘under the hood’, and look at how you can create your own (simple...

Planes Are Ruining the Planet. New, Mighty Airships Won’t.

Airships are being seriously considered as a low-emission travel alternative to planes.

Surgery for Blocked Arteries Is Often Unwarranted, Researchers Find - The New York Times

Drug therapy alone may save lives as effectively as bypass or stenting procedures, a large federal study showed.

California will no longer buy cars made by automakers aligned with Trump against clean air - Electrek

The California state government has fired back against the Trump administration’s attempt to destroy the state’s emission regulations a...

The California state government has fired back against the Trump administration’s attempt to destroy the state’s emission regulations and those of ZEV states. Gov. Gavin Newsom’s administration enacted a directive yesterday which would prevent agencies from buying most gas-powered sedans and any vehicles made by the few automakers siding with Trump’s “EPA”. Trump’s EPA is […]

GitHub - kenforthewin/noted: A markdown notepad app

A markdown notepad app. Contribute to kenforthewin/noted development by creating an account on GitHub.

Tetrane - Automated Reverse Engineering Platform

GitHub - osandov/drgn: Scriptable debugger library

Scriptable debugger library. Contribute to osandov/drgn development by creating an account on GitHub.

https://codeguppy.com/site/download/50_coding_challenges.pdf