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posted on Fri Jan 06 15:25:38 UTC 2023 by agomez314 | view on HN
The article discusses how transportation technologies have shaped the world by determining the size of empires.
posted on Fri Jan 06 14:51:09 UTC 2023 by rolph | view on HN
This article is about how some protein genes can arise from stretches of the genome that once encoded aimless strands of RNA instead, and how this has been a mystery.
posted on Fri Jan 06 13:35:38 UTC 2023 by baobabKoodaa | view on HN
The favorite object of the assistant curator at the Museum of Science and Industry is a device that was used to resuscitate canaries in coal mines, which he finds interesting because of the history behind it and because it is not in pristine condition.
posted on Fri Jan 06 16:25:57 UTC 2023 by getToTheChopin | view on HN
The average return of the U.S. stock market has been 8.4% per year over the past 151 years.
posted on Fri Jan 06 14:47:13 UTC 2023 by gabythenerd | view on HN
The article discusses the success of the Dwarf Fortress game and how the people who supported it from the beginning and those who helped along the way are responsible for its success.
posted on Fri Jan 06 06:46:55 UTC 2023 by signa11 | view on HN
This book is a practical guide to understanding low-level concurrency in the Rust programming language.
posted on Fri Jan 06 09:45:32 UTC 2023 by techn00 | view on HN
The article discusses the author's habit of collecting information from tech-focused websites and never looking at it again.
posted on Fri Jan 06 16:17:10 UTC 2023 by Kaibeezy | view on HN
The article discusses the Great Salt Lake in Utah and how it is changing due to climate change and water development.
posted on Fri Jan 06 16:04:47 UTC 2023 by robtherobber | view on HN
The article is about how the way English is spoken has changed in a way that is detrimental to the language.
posted on Fri Jan 06 13:26:47 UTC 2023 by doener | view on HN
The article discusses a lawsuit that has been filed against Microsoft and GitHub alleging that they have violated the DMCA, among other things.
posted on Thu Jan 05 05:55:39 UTC 2023 by zdw | view on HN
The article is about a CAPTCHA test that is required to validate requests.
posted on Fri Jan 06 11:02:17 UTC 2023 by telis | view on HN
posted on Fri Jan 06 15:24:03 UTC 2023 by kamban | view on HN
A man was banned from a popular subreddit for his art that looked like it was made by AI, but he was actually just a very good artist.
posted on Fri Jan 06 13:51:58 UTC 2023 by sebg | view on HN
The article discusses how the number of hyperprolific authors has increased over the years, and how they attribute their success to a variety of reasons such as hard work, mentorship, and leadership.
posted on Fri Jan 06 12:01:16 UTC 2023 by AnhTho_FR | view on HN
The article discusses the Lago company and their mission to create a 'Modern Pricing Stack' for product-led companies.
posted on Fri Jan 06 02:46:42 UTC 2023 by georgehill | view on HN
This article is about a language modeling approach for text to speech synthesis that uses discrete codes derived from an off-the-shelf neural audio codec model.
posted on Fri Jan 06 12:35:28 UTC 2023 by nine_k | view on HN
The P programming framework provides a unified framework for modeling, specifying, implementing, testing, and verifying complex distributed systems.
posted on Wed Jan 04 22:25:50 UTC 2023 by akkartik | view on HN
This article covers the basics of the trace function in Common Lisp, including how to break on a condition and how to enrich the trace output.
posted on Fri Jan 06 12:58:20 UTC 2023 by surprisetalk | view on HN
The author is proud of the corporation the reader works for, and believes that they deserve every dollar they make.
posted on Thu Jan 05 21:20:35 UTC 2023 by jeremylevy | view on HN
In Level 2 of the article, the author introduces using HTTP verbs and HTTP response codes, which is a departure from Level 1, where only POST was used.
posted on Fri Jan 06 01:32:55 UTC 2023 by cdme | view on HN
The article is about how buying a domain name through Hover does not have any monthly fees and does not automatically renew.
posted on Fri Jan 06 05:08:59 UTC 2023 by zdw | view on HN
The article discusses how TCP_NODELAY can cause issues with Nagle's algorithm, which is used to batch up small writes to avoid spamming the network with tiny packets, and how this can be a problem if a program is writing to stdout a byte at a time.
posted on Fri Jan 06 09:23:15 UTC 2023 by Dicey84 | view on HN
posted on Fri Jan 06 09:31:48 UTC 2023 by drallison | view on HN
posted on Fri Jan 06 05:00:49 UTC 2023 by _moof | view on HN
posted on Fri Jan 06 05:21:19 UTC 2023 by cod1r | view on HN
The article discusses the author's experience building a custom Rust toolchain, and how they eventually found success.
posted on Fri Jan 06 13:49:17 UTC 2023 by _Microft | view on HN
The ski area managers of Gstaad in the Bernese Oberland want to keep their pistes open by all means, so they had the snow flown onto the green meadow by helicopter.
posted on Fri Jan 06 16:44:31 UTC 2023 by fedeb95 | view on HN
posted on Fri Jan 06 08:09:25 UTC 2023 by ZephyrBlu | view on HN
The article discusses how early-stage startups are often under-financed, which makes manufacturing one of the most critically dangerous periods in a young company’s life, and how this lack of capital makes it difficult for startups to mimic Apple products.
posted on Fri Jan 06 01:28:45 UTC 2023 by adamdegas | view on HN
The Link's Awakening game engine is made up of two main systems, the render loop and the V-blank interrupt handler, that work together to pre-compute each frame while the previous one is being drawn by the PPU.