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252 points by stradiv | view on HN
The article is about a person's experience with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) and how their tenancy became inactive after they created a self-hosted Mongo database.
88 points by pclmulqdq | view on HN
The article discusses how a single server is more powerful than many people think and is capable of doing a lot of things.
83 points by cloakedarbiter | view on HN
The article is about how the author dislikes Airflow because it is not good for fast, simple, decentralized data workflows, which is what most future value will arise out of.
51 points by hasheddan | view on HN
The article discusses how the author used Firecracker to build a code benchmarking platform that is secure and has low overhead.
18 points by leeny | view on HN
The article discusses a survey of 1003 engineers regarding hiring freezes at Google and Facebook. The survey found that 48% of respondents were actively interviewing, and that Amazon was the most popular company among those respondents.
109 points by jamesofthedrum | view on HN
53 points by jwilk | view on HN
8 points by kiyanwang | view on HN
A hypergrowth startup is one that grows rapidly, and Stripe is an example of one. The article discusses how, although many things change in a hypergrowth startup, there are some things that stay the same. For example, the programming language and the database are usually the same, and the process for sending webhooks is often unchanged.
9 points by mxtihvb | view on HN
The article discusses how Jane Street, a quantitative prop-trading firm, uses a poker chip challenge to test out applicants' probability chops and measure their risk awareness, which is important for traders.
6 points by noplsbecivil | view on HN
The article discusses a new concept for carbon dioxide capture that would be less expensive than current methods.
37 points by rntn | view on HN
A new study shows that social isolation changes the behavior and brain development of bumblebees, but not in the way researchers expected.
8 points by mikeshi42 | view on HN
79 points by jeswin | view on HN
48 points by frxx | view on HN
This is the story of how the author daisy-chained a bunch of electronic shelf labels (ESL) to decorate his office wall.
19 points by Tomte | view on HN
In 1895, John Harvey Kellogg filed a patent for a proto-peanut butter, which he promoted as a healthy alternative to meat.
95 points by signa11 | view on HN
The article discusses how one can use Python's Abstract Base Classes to do weird things with pattern matching, like creating non-monotonic types or hijacking a pattern match.
16 points by LinuxBender | view on HN
11 points by userbinator | view on HN
66 points by onion2k | view on HN
Nomad just got drained for over $150M in one of the most chaotic hacks that Web3 has ever seen. The hack was due to a routine upgrade that marked the zero hash as a valid root, which had the effect of allowing messages to be spoofed on Nomad.
71 points by steveluo9 | view on HN
The article discusses the features of the OneDev code development application, which include fast and space-efficient code indexing, regular expression-based search, and integration with static analysis tools.
5 points by mlerner | view on HN
The paper from SIGCOMM 2021 describes CloudFlare's work to decouple networking concepts (hostnames and sockets) from IP addresses.
12 points by logankilpatrick | view on HN
The article discusses the JuliaEpi community, which is dedicated to developing an epidemiological modelling ecosystem written in Julia.
28 points by adrian_mrd | view on HN
The article discusses a new attack that breaks SIKE, which is a fourth-round candidate for the US government's campaign to protect data in the age of quantum computers.
33 points by Sparkenstein | view on HN
Capy is a graphical user interface library for Zig that is easy to write for and versatile.
20 points by pxeger1 | view on HN
The "cat gap" is a period in the fossil record of approximately 2. 5 million to 18.5 million years ago in which there are few fossils of cats or cat-like species found in North America.
42 points by memorable | view on HN
The article discusses the development of the xv6 operating system and how it was ported to RISC-V for a new undergraduate class.
5 points by optimalsolver | view on HN
The article discusses the idea that the cloud is not an intangible monolith, but a physical infrastructure made up of data centers, cables, towers, and devices spanning the globe. It argues that the people who work to maintain this infrastructure are integral to the functioning of our increasingly digitized society, and that the cloud is a way of life for them, with its own norms, rituals, and language.
9 points by samizdis | view on HN
The article discusses how the profession of surgery has progressed and how, in large part, it is at the expense of the vulnerable.
16 points by chrisjb | view on HN
12 points by 35mm | view on HN