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posted on Sat Oct 22 13:45:00 UTC 2022 by willdaly | view on HN
This post is an attempt to explain the incremental parsing algorithm aretext uses for syntax highlighting, which is a special case of parsing.
posted on Sat Oct 22 16:11:06 UTC 2022 by lioeters | view on HN
The article discusses the pros and cons of using the Sass CSS preprocessor, with a focus on how it can be helpful for those supporting websites intended for use in enterprises or government.
posted on Sat Oct 22 13:17:13 UTC 2022 by zdw | view on HN
posted on Sat Oct 22 16:22:51 UTC 2022 by todsacerdoti | view on HN
The article discusses how epoll can be used to monitor various types of file descriptors, including network sockets, timerfd, signalfd, inotify, and child processes.
posted on Sat Oct 22 12:14:06 UTC 2022 by ndementev | view on HN
ODD is an open-source data discovery and observability tool that helps to efficiently democratise data, power collaboration and reduce time on data discovery through modern user-friendly environment.
posted on Sat Oct 22 16:16:24 UTC 2022 by mhb | view on HN
This article is about how specificity wars are frustrating and how adding new CSS will only make the situation worse. It suggests finding potential problem areas and making a plan to fix them.
posted on Sat Oct 22 10:46:33 UTC 2022 by jlpcsl | view on HN
posted on Sat Oct 22 13:30:53 UTC 2022 by pmoriarty | view on HN
The article discusses how The Office is not just a cynical view of working life, but a fully realized theory of management that falsifies 83.8% of the business section of the bookstore, based on Hugh MacLeod's Company Hierarchy cartoon.
posted on Thu Oct 20 11:35:17 UTC 2022 by tosh | view on HN
The demand for pizza has increased due to the impeachment hearings and war management at the Pentagon.
posted on Thu Oct 20 21:08:22 UTC 2022 by zdw | view on HN
The article is about a man's journey to get ahold of the game Tetris for an old computer.
posted on Sat Oct 22 12:54:11 UTC 2022 by beepdyboop | view on HN
posted on Sat Oct 22 06:02:48 UTC 2022 by todsacerdoti | view on HN
The article discusses the pros and cons of various design features of instruction sets and how they have changed over time.
posted on Sat Oct 22 11:26:17 UTC 2022 by desertraven | view on HN
posted on Sat Oct 22 16:02:32 UTC 2022 by TeacherTortoise | view on HN
posted on Sat Oct 22 02:55:04 UTC 2022 by Petiver | view on HN
The article discusses the process of breeding elkhorn coral in order to help preserve the endangered species.
posted on Fri Oct 21 19:14:07 UTC 2022 by quickfox | view on HN
The article is about the author's experience of getting her car totaled in Alaska and having to explore different parts of the state while it was being repaired.
posted on Sat Oct 22 16:12:56 UTC 2022 by todsacerdoti | view on HN
The Roguelike Celebration is a community-generated weekend of talks, games, and conversations about roguelikes and related topics, including procedural generation and game design that is open to fans, players, developers, scholars, and everyone else!
posted on Fri Oct 21 10:55:18 UTC 2022 by mmq | view on HN
The article is about the novel "Paradise" by Abdulrazak Gurnah and how it relates to the question of how African soldiers ended up fighting for their colonizers.
posted on Sat Oct 22 05:51:46 UTC 2022 by doener | view on HN
posted on Fri Oct 21 00:01:38 UTC 2022 by Caiero | view on HN
This article is about the hobby of collecting cheese labels that have been affixed to French Camembert’s round wooden boxes for over 100 years.
posted on Sat Oct 22 10:10:30 UTC 2022 by thunderbong | view on HN
Puma 6 brings performance improvements for most applications, experimental Rack 3 support, support for Sidekiq 7 Capsules, and more.
posted on Sat Oct 22 09:20:40 UTC 2022 by data_maan | view on HN
This four-minute audio-visual piece is based on independent assessments of current U.S. and Russian force postures, nuclear war plans, and nuclear weapons targets which shows the evolution of the nuclear conflict from tactical, to strategic to city-targeting phases.
posted on Sat Oct 22 11:59:16 UTC 2022 by giuliomagnifico | view on HN
The report finds that research in high-income and middle-income countries contributes disproportionally to a disconnect with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.
posted on Sat Oct 22 15:23:10 UTC 2022 by gmays | view on HN
posted on Thu Oct 20 05:12:26 UTC 2022 by diodorus | view on HN
The article is about how a ground-penetrating eye in the sky has helped to rehydrate an ancient southern Mesopotamian city, tagging it as what amounted to a Venice of the Fertile Crescent, and how this has important implications for how urban life flourished nearly 5,000 years ago between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers.
posted on Sat Oct 22 11:01:36 UTC 2022 by mush_room | view on HN
posted on Sat Oct 22 04:52:55 UTC 2022 by todsacerdoti | view on HN
The article discusses the author's love for their PowerBook 1400 laptop, which was handed down to them in 2001. They discuss how modular the laptop is and how they upgraded it over time, eventually adding a solar panel. They also mention the issue of the laptop's plastic components being load-bearing and susceptible to breaking.
posted on Sat Oct 22 04:10:19 UTC 2022 by metadat | view on HN
Molasses is a Module Oriented Large Archive Specialized Slow Exhaustive Seacher that is used to find the closest matching module to a sampled audio file.
posted on Sat Oct 22 07:43:00 UTC 2022 by todsacerdoti | view on HN
The Internet Archive is a nonprofit that is powered by donations and provides free access to knowledge.
posted on Sat Oct 22 14:02:29 UTC 2022 by pcl | view on HN
The article discusses how Atlassian, a company founded by Cannon-Brookes, had to do a lot of retooling to make the policy of allowing employees to work from anywhere functional.