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Random: #163

Miscelleanous Nao and the Ladder Triumph Rocket 3 Roadster Review Millions of ordinary Americans support Donald Trump. Here’s why (maybe) Unity GDC demo – Adam – Part I (real-time rendering) 3D printable Frank Frazetta-inspired chess set Source Nothing Funny – … Continue reading

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Random: #162

Miscellaneous The gift of an ordinary day – Katrina Kenison Atlas, The Next Generation – Boston Dynamics (wow!) More info A Visual Look at 2 Million Chess Games Wintergatan – Marble Machine (music instrument using 2000 marbles) Road to North … Continue reading

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Random: #161

Miscellaneous DJI Osmo – Handheld video stabilization Explanation of how Formula E’s all-electric race cars work T-Shirts Unraveled – a analysis of t-shirt sizes and shrink/expansion Professional RC Car Racing Drone Racing League Y-Combinator looking to fund Basic Income research https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basic_income … Continue reading

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Random: #160

Miscellaneous The Refragmentation – Paul Graham Death is not the end of everything Why Big Companies Keep Failing: The Stack Fallacy “The answer may be that the what is 100 times more important than the how.“ The LEGO Movie: Construction, … Continue reading

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Random: #159

Miscellaneous Economic Inequality – Paul Graham Why I don’t celebrate income inequality – excellent The World Is Not Falling Apart Will the Republican Party Survive the 2016 Election? Why do scientists dismiss the possibility of cold fusion? The Sisters, 1975 … Continue reading

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Random: #158

Miscellaneous Jessica Livingston  – Paul Graham The British Museum – Google Explore Seeing Circles, Sines, and Signals – An Introduction What’s going on with Google’s Robotics group? The Other Letter (IKEA video on what kids want at Christmas) 10 Truth Bombs for … Continue reading

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Random: #157

Miscellaneous What happens next will amaze you – Maciej Cegłowski (Excellent) 507movements.com Cable robot simulator US Air Force sqaudrons as of June 2015 (source w/ many other infographics) ‘I’ve never felt more isolated’: The man who sold Minecraft to Microsoft … Continue reading

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Random: #156

Miscellaneous Research in to ‘security questions’ for account verification Willpower is overrated Ask HN: Best books or videos to get better at sales? How holograms work Dental work analysis of democractic nominees Follow-up for some of the republican nominees Technical … Continue reading

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Random: #155

Miscellaneous Alda –  A programming language for music Immersive Linear Algebra MIT’s App Inventor 2 Tech’s Enduring Great-Man Myth MIT humaniod robot using realtime human control I tried VR and it was just Okay How to onboard software engineers – … Continue reading

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Random: #154

Miscellaneous Images from NASA’s Cassini Probe Bodies We Want 2015 Issue – ESPN (Excellent) A World Without Work – The Atlantic RC P-51D Mustang model flown live via FPV Oculus Touch – a wireless gesture-based controller SoloShot – Automatic following and … Continue reading

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Random: #153

Miscellaneous Statue of Liberty construction photo exhibition Horizon: Zero Dawn – In game trailer on a PS4 at E3 2015 Technical Apple’s UI Design Dos and Don’ts 21 management things I learned at Imgur The most important skill in software … Continue reading

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Random: #152

Miscellaneous The Last Day of Her Life EMSK: Poker Hands ‘Rise of the Robots’ and ‘Shadow Work’ – Book Reviews MIT Cheetah robot lands the running jump BMW M3 through the years Random interesting photos Technical Top 10 data mining … Continue reading

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Random: #151

Miscellaneous Visualizing Chaos and Randomness The button: the fascinating social experiment driving Reddit crazy When You Lose Weight, Where Does it Go? A Technical Founder’s Notes on Sales Team Management Accepting payments is getting harder (PCI Compliance) Technical Scikit-aero – … Continue reading

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Random: #150

Miscellaneous Manual Transmission Gearbox Technical It’s okay for your open source library to be a bit shitty – Excellent Stack Overflow Developer Survey 2015 Getting hip with jHipster Deeplearning7j – open-source, distributed deep-learning library Intel Core i3 vs. Core i5 … Continue reading

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Random: #149

Miscellaneous Nobody Ever Gets Credit for Fixing Problems that Never Happened Why we might reject IBM Watson How Coursera Competes Against Google and Facebook for the Best Talent Hiring the best people – Recommendations from a senior hiring manager at … Continue reading

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Random: #148

Miscellaneous How Game of War makes more than $1M a day Plugging a 1986 Mac Plus into the modern Web Jon Ronson: How A Tweet Can Ruin Your Life Comments on HackerNews San Francisco for Londoners Technical The best interface … Continue reading

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Random: #147

Misc Playing with Power – Stop Motion with a Nintendo Power Glove Technical Time to React.js? BEM – Blocks-Elements-Modifiers for organizing HTML and CSS A Complete Guide to Flexbox Vulkan – Next Generation OpenGL from Khronos Circles, Sines, and Signals – … Continue reading

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Random: #146

Miscellaneous Visualizing Wifi Signals Discussion on HackerNews Trigonometry Visualization A gift to our parents Technical Testing Strategies in a Microservice Architecture – Martin Fowler Writing high speed services in Java part 1 – Micro-services  (stream of thought, but interesting) Why there … Continue reading

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Random: #145

Miscellaneous Robotic 6-Axis 3D Printing Introducing Spot – Boston Dynamics Designing for better colors in Full Color Sandstone Sergei Polunin, “Take Me to Church” by Hozier, Directed by David LaChapelle Animagraffs by Jacob ‘O Neal A Soft Murmur – Configurable … Continue reading

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Random: #144

Miscellaneous ATLAS Unplugged – DARPA Competition Formula E is the best racing series you’re not watching The Secret to Raising Smart Kids Why the Modern World is Bad for your Brain I paid $25 for an invisible boyfriend, and I think … Continue reading

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