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posted on Sat Jan 14 14:05:57 UTC 2023 by catseyechandra | view on HN
Whipper is a Python 3 (3.6+) CD-DA ripper based on the morituri project (CDDA ripper for *nix systems aiming for accuracy over speed) that has been improved with bugfixes and new features.
posted on Sat Jan 14 10:33:12 UTC 2023 by networked | view on HN
The article discusses the Liveweb proxy, a component of the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine project, which captures the content of a web page in real time and archives it into a ARC or WARC file.
posted on Sat Jan 14 12:32:58 UTC 2023 by pseudolus | view on HN
The article discusses the history of the New York City transit system's armored train, which transported fare collections to a secret room at 370 Jay Street in Brooklyn.
posted on Fri Jan 13 09:12:54 UTC 2023 by robin_reala | view on HN
posted on Sat Jan 14 13:35:28 UTC 2023 by asyncscrum | view on HN
The 2021 Dakar Rally wrapped up on January 15, after 14 days and 7646 kilometers (4751 miles) traversing the unforgiving desert terrain of Saudi Arabia. Fifty-five-year-old Frenchman Stephane Peterhansel, the most successful competitor in Dakar’s history, won his eighth title in the car class (he also won the bike class six times in the 1990s), and Argentinian Kevin Benavides became the first South American rider to win the
posted on Sat Jan 14 09:29:40 UTC 2023 by zeristor | view on HN
The article discusses 15 pavement oddities in London, from replicas of tokens left at the Foundling Hospital to coal hole covers to a rock and roll hall of fame.
posted on Thu Jan 12 04:38:49 UTC 2023 by zdw | view on HN
The article discusses the limitations of the Atari 2600, which was released in 1977.
posted on Sat Jan 14 11:40:03 UTC 2023 by scrlk | view on HN
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posted on Sat Jan 14 08:35:49 UTC 2023 by ingve | view on HN
The author describes their addiction to YouTube and how it has taken over their life.
posted on Sat Jan 14 13:01:00 UTC 2023 by andsoitis | view on HN
In a hobby project, the author wrote a Forth compiler and interpreter targeting WebAssembly, which is written entirely in WebAssembly.
posted on Sat Jan 14 12:48:42 UTC 2023 by app4soft | view on HN
The article is discussing the possible consequences of creating a branch with a name that is already being used as a tag.
posted on Sat Jan 14 10:44:47 UTC 2023 by jb1991 | view on HN
The article discusses the different ways developers can distribute their Mac apps, and the pros and cons of each method.
posted on Fri Jan 13 12:53:22 UTC 2023 by rfreytag | view on HN
The article is about Julia Robinson and her work on Hilbert's 10th problem.
posted on Wed Jan 11 23:40:33 UTC 2023 by jsomers | view on HN
This article is about the benefits of using a pattern/library called "expect tests" which makes test-writing feel like a REPL session or like exploratory programming in a Jupyter notebook.
posted on Sat Jan 14 04:48:32 UTC 2023 by snowypine | view on HN
Trucking is the process or business of transporting goods on trucks and it accounts for 80.4% of US freight costs.
posted on Sat Jan 14 12:00:02 UTC 2023 by ryankicks | view on HN
The article is looking for a product engineer who enjoys talking to customers, has experience iterating and shipping quickly, and exhibits a strong sense of ownership and autonomy.
posted on Sat Jan 14 01:44:19 UTC 2023 by telotortium | view on HN
The first iPhone was unveiled by Apple CEO Steve Jobs in 2007.
posted on Sat Jan 14 15:53:47 UTC 2023 by r721 | view on HN
posted on Sat Jan 14 14:15:58 UTC 2023 by mooreds | view on HN
The article discusses how weather modification has been taking place in Colorado since the 1950s, with the primary means of weather modification being 'cloud seeding.'
posted on Sat Jan 14 02:29:29 UTC 2023 by peter_d_sherman | view on HN
The article discusses how to create a RISC-V boot loader, Linux kernel and filesystem.
posted on Fri Jan 13 21:18:36 UTC 2023 by benbreen | view on HN
posted on Fri Jan 13 12:21:13 UTC 2023 by samvher | view on HN
The article is about a man who disconnects from the electric grid for one month to see if he can live sustainably.
posted on Fri Jan 13 00:06:48 UTC 2023 by danso | view on HN
posted on Sat Jan 14 01:27:03 UTC 2023 by user890104 | view on HN
The article discusses a bug in which a result is executed as a function.
posted on Fri Jan 13 22:20:27 UTC 2023 by axiomdata316 | view on HN
This project allows users to run Mac OS X in a Docker container with near-native performance.
posted on Fri Jan 13 11:57:46 UTC 2023 by throwwwwaway | view on HN
posted on Fri Jan 13 16:55:21 UTC 2023 by amichail | view on HN
This article is about a version of chess where the pieces are not constrained to an 8x8 grid, and instead can move to any position on the board.
posted on Fri Jan 13 22:22:31 UTC 2023 by axiomdata316 | view on HN
The article discusses how to install and use Pi-hole, a DNS sinkhole that protects your devices from unwanted content without installing any client-side software.
posted on Wed Jan 11 09:23:15 UTC 2023 by susam | view on HN
The article discusses how to create a tiny executable program that can be used to reboot the computer.
posted on Sat Jan 14 12:58:48 UTC 2023 by brudgers | view on HN