NewSQL databases fail to guarantee consistency and I blame Spanner (dbmsmusings.blogspot.com)

283 points by evanweaver 4 hours ago | 142 comments

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Inside cpyext: Why emulating CPython C API is so Hard (morepypy.blogspot.com)

56 points by mattip 1 hour ago | 3 comments

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Get Billions and Billions of Correct Digits of Pi from a Wrong Formula (1999) [pdf] (academics.rowan.edu)

31 points by drusepth 1 hour ago | 16 comments

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Apple File System Reference [pdf] (developer.apple.com)

27 points by abkumar 1 hour ago | 2 comments

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Introduction to HAProxy Stick Tables (haproxy.com)

11 points by phil21 30 minutes ago | 1 comments

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Deep learning experiments in OCaml (blog.janestreet.com)

151 points by yminsky 6 hours ago | 55 comments

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UBiome received $83M in Series C financing (techcrunch.com)

17 points by fosco 1 hour ago | 11 comments

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The first calculating machine (thonyc.wordpress.com)

9 points by benbreen 1 hour ago | 2 comments

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The South African mountains older than continents (bbc.com)

122 points by MiriamWeiner 8 hours ago | 34 comments

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Tensegrity (1961) (rwgrayprojects.com)

33 points by codetrotter 8 hours ago | 14 comments

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Are Robots Coming for Your Job? Eventually, Yes (nytimes.com)

21 points by sylvainkalache 2 hours ago | 37 comments

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The Wetware Crisis: TEPES (2008) (brucefwebster.com)

4 points by mpweiher 10 hours ago | 0 comments

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California Cool: How the Wetsuit Became the Surfer's Second Skin (2013) (collectorsweekly.com)

15 points by Thevet 13 hours ago | 12 comments

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Freezing your credit is now free in all states under a new law (usatoday.com)

16 points by kimsk112 40 minutes ago | 4 comments

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Pallene: A statically typed companion language for Lua [pdf] (inf.puc-rio.br)

67 points by eggy 7 hours ago | 14 comments

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Qualcomm’s Chain of Trust (lineageos.org)

164 points by krtkush 13 hours ago | 108 comments

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Gamma Steganography (carlmastrangelo.com)

20 points by denormalfloat 10 hours ago | 4 comments

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RPKI – The required cryptographic upgrade to BGP routing (blog.cloudflare.com)

69 points by jgrahamc 2 days ago | 14 comments

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Discovery of Galileo’s lost letter shows he edited his ideas to fool Inquisition (nature.com)

40 points by snake117 5 hours ago | 10 comments

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A Cat Meme Photographer from a Century Ago (saturdayeveningpost.com)

97 points by ainar-g 2 days ago | 42 comments

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