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1. Artificial Intelligence Is Stuck. Here’s How to Move It Forward.  |  ( hackernews )
research — small research labs in the academy and significantly larger labs in private industry — is poised to succeed.
2. Apple removes VPN Apps from China App Store  |  ( hackernews )
BREAKING NEWSWe received notification from Apple today, July 29, 2017, at roughly 04:00 GMT, that the ExpressVPN iOS app was removed from the China App Store.
3. minimega.org  |  ( hackernews )
See the release notes for more information.
4. Hungarian hacker arrested for pressing F12  |  ( hackernews )
I personally feel for the young man concerned, however, I would like to underline that under the given circumstances we had no other option, but to press charges against an unknown offender (as the young man did not contact us).
5. Ask HN: Protect loved ones from online scams?  |  ( hackernews )
In the past some of my loved ones fell into a variety of online and phone scams.
6. readme.md at master · dthree  |  ( hackernews )
# Users GET / user POST / user GET / user / : user GET / user / : user / exists GET / user / : user / member - of / : group POST / user / : user / authenticate PUT / user / : user / password PUT / user / : user / password - never - expires PUT / user / : user / password - expires PUT / user / : user / enable PUT / user / : user / disable PUT / user / : user / move PUT / user / : user / unlock DELETE / user / : user # Groups GET / group POST / group GET / group / : group GET / group / : group / exists POST / group / : group / user / : user DELETE / group / : group / user / : user DELETE / group / : group # Organizational Units GET / ou POST / ou GET / ou / : ou GET / ou / : ou / exists DELETE / ou / : ou # Other GET / other GET / all GET / find / : filter GET / status # Monitoring GET / statusWant more?
7. Exclusive: Tesla Model 3 First Drive Review  |  ( hackernews )
Tesla gave Motor Trend an opportunity for an extended test drive with the Tesla Model 3 engineer.
9. P&G Cuts More Than $100 Million in ‘Largely Ineffective’ Digital Ads  |  ( hackernews )
Photo: ReutersProcter & Gamble Co. PG -0.52% said that its move to cut more than $100 million in digital marketing spend in the June quarter had little impact on its business, proving that those digital ads were largely ineffective.
10. Shenzhen's never-ending skyscraper boom  |  ( hackernews )
Hong Kong's tallest building has 108 floors -- but walking around it, you'd get a different story.
11. Robot cracks open safe live on Def Con's stage  |  ( hackernews )
Bic penBefore the attempt, Mr Siedle told the BBC the robot could be easily adapted to tackle any combination safe.
12. Common Lisp Runtime Redefinition  |  ( hackernews )
"I love Common Lisp!
13. Writing bootable stuff  |  ( hackernews )
Realmode Assembly - Writing bootable stuff - Part 2Part 2: Hello World BootloaderWhat is this?
14. Go channels across many machines – Mat Ryer – Medium  |  ( hackernews )
An interface test is test code (usually a single function) that takes an interface like vice.Transport and uses it in various ways asserting that it behaves as expected.
15. Google Groups  |  ( hackernews )
16. Thoughts on OpenAI, reinforcement learning, and killer robots · fast.ai  |  ( hackernews )
Thoughts on OpenAI, reinforcement learning, and killer robots“So how is fast.ai different from OpenAI?” I’ve been asked this question numerous times, and on the surface, there are several similarities: both are non-profits, both value openness, and both have been characterized as democratizing AI.
17. AltspaceVR is Closing Down  |  ( hackernews )
In an statement delivered earlier this evening, it was announced that AltspaceVR is closing down due to “unforeseen financial difficulty” related to their upcoming round of funding falling through.
18. 14 Years After Decriminalizing Drugs, This Chart Shows Why Portugal’s Bold Risk Paid Off  |  ( hackernews )
Since Portugal decriminalized drugs 14 years ago, governments and drug policy experts around the world have scrutinized data about drug use coming out of the country.
19. Tracing a packet journey using Linux tracepoints, perf and eBPF  |  ( hackernews )
Tracing a packet journey using Linux tracepoints, perf and eBPFI’ve been looking for a low level Linux network debugging tool for quite some time.
20. Is Amazon getting too big?  |  ( hackernews )
(Spencer Platt/Getty Images)Amazon’s business boomIs Amazon so successful, is it getting so big, that it poses a threat to consumers or competition?
21. Inside Andy Rubin's Quest to Create an OS for Everything  |  ( hackernews )
And now the Essential Phone and Home, two products with one purpose: to connect people to the internet and the world around them through computers that sense, plan, and act.
22. Staedtler and Faber-Castell's productive pencil rivalry  |  ( hackernews )
By this point, 10km (6.2 miles) down the road in the small town of Stein, there was already a flourishing pencil company, Faber-Castell.
23. ZetaVM, A Platform To Enable Programming Language Innovation by Maxime  |  ( hackernews )
ZetaVM, A Platform To Enable Programming Language Innovation Maxime Chevalier-Boisvert Follow 20This talk will introduce ZetaVM, a new platform designed to enable anyone to create their own programming language.
24. Augur REP Token Critical Vulnerability Disclosure – Zeppelin Solutions  |  ( hackernews )
6- Migrating the balances of the frozen REP token into the new REP token.
25. Phoenix  |  ( hackernews )
Much love to plataformatec for their continued support of Elixir development and to DockYard for their sponsorship of Phoenix.
26. Laurene Powell Jobs’s Organization to Take Majority Stake in The Atlantic  |  ( hackernews )
By acquiring a majority stake in The Atlantic, Emerson Collective — which focuses on education, the environment, immigration, and social justice issues — expands its portfolio of media and entertainment investments.
27. Wasabi Technologies, Inc.  |  ( hackernews )
This means any storage application that uses Amazon S3 can also use Wasabi without any code changes to the storage application.
28. A story about how I tried to get into game development and failed  |  ( hackernews )
In the case of game development, that means creating a simple game first, almost an MVP, and then move on to something more ambitious.
29. A practical explanation of a Naive Bayes classifier  |  ( hackernews )
So for our purposes, The election was over would be election over and a very close game would be very close game.