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Slashdot:
Facebook Suspends Tens of Thousands of Apps Following Data Investigation
Why Prescription Drugs Cost So Much More in America
Traders Who Can't Code May Become Extinct, Goldman's Tech Pioneer Warns
They Want To Believe: People Gather Near Area 51 To 'See Them Aliens'
Secret FBI Subpoenas Scoop Up Personal Data From Scores of Companies
47% of Organizations Have Cyber Insurance, Up From 34% in 2017: Study
French Court Rules that Steam's Ban on Reselling Used Games is Contrary To European Law
Silicon Valley Is Terrified of California's Privacy Law
Experts Warn World 'Grossly Unprepared' For Future Pandemics
Japan's Hayabusa 2 Targets Final Asteroid Landing
World's Most Destructive Botnet Returns With Stolen Passwords and Email In Tow
Bill Gates: Don't Break Up Tech Giants, It Won't Stop Anticompetitive Behavior
Authorities Consider Taking Legal Action Against Facebook Over Storm Area 51 Event
Two Years Later, Hackers Are Still Breaching Local Government Payment Portals
Instagram's Opioid Recovery Hashtags Are Full of Drug Dealers
 
Slashdot - science:
Why Prescription Drugs Cost So Much More in America
Experts Warn World 'Grossly Unprepared' For Future Pandemics
Japan's Hayabusa 2 Targets Final Asteroid Landing
Vaping Criminal Probe Announced By FDA As Illnesses Rise To 530
North America Has Lost 3 Billion Birds in 50 Years
Research Finds Black Carbon Breathed By Mothers Can Cross Into Unborn Children
C-Section Babies Have More Potentially Infectious Gut Bacteria
India Bans E-cigarettes as Global Vaping Backlash Grows
A Lunar Space Elevator Is Actually Feasible and Inexpensive, Scientists Find
AI Learned To Use Tools After Nearly 500 Million Games of Hide and Seek
Massive, Blimplike Experiment Lowers Weight Limit On Neutrino
Earth Warming More Quickly Than Thought, New Climate Models Show
Millions of Americans' Medical Images and Data Are Available On the Internet
Comet Visitor From Outside Our Solar System Will Wow Scientists For Months
Richard Stallman Resigns From MIT
 
SoylentNews:
Researchers Alter Mouse Gut Microbiomes by Feeding Good Bacteria Their Preferred Fibers
The Mysterious Death Of The Hacker Who Turned In Chelsea Manning
Alcohol-Producing Gut Bacteria Could Cause Liver Damage Even in People Who Don't Drink
TFlower Ransomware - the Latest Attack Targeting Businesses
Iowa Officials Claim Confusion Over Scope Led to Arrest of Pen-Testers
Investigating the Self-Attention Mechanism Behind BERT-Based Architectures
Impossible Burger Lands in Some California Grocery Stores
AT&T Considers Getting Rid of DirecTV as TV Business Tanks, WSJ Reports
AMD Says TSMC Can Meet Epyc Demand; Launches New, Higher-Clocked 64-Core CPU
Abortion Bill Faces Resistance In Australia's New South Wales
Hulu Hackathon Leads to Eye-tracking Controls for Roku
Moog Brings Back its Legendary Model 10 'Compact' Modular Synth
Lunar Lander Failures Offer a Warning to Commercial Missions
Western Digital Announces Energy-Assisted Hard Drives
US Navy Spokesman Acknowledges UFO Videos
Perl Is Still The Goddess For Text Manipulation
Using an Optical Tweezer Array of Laser-Cooled Molecules to Observe Ground State Collisions
New Augmented Reality Head Mounted Display Offers Unrivaled Viewing Experience
WSJ: Amazon Changed Search Results to Boost Profits Despite Internal Dissent
Tension Over Hubble Constant Continues
 
Hacker News:
Google is investing $3.3B to build clean data centers in Europe
Explanation of the state of uBlock Origin and other blockers for Safari
Common Systems Programming Optimizations and Tricks
Secret FBI Subpoenas Scoop Up Personal Data from Scores of Companies
The BeagleBone AI is Available
A Chinese Social Credit Song
Anxious tech workers are going to therapy
Researchers are racing to find out why methane levels are increasing so fast
Reconstructing Denisovan Anatomy Using DNA Methylation Maps
Increased sedentary behaviour alters metabolism and body composition (2018)
French high court rules that Steam can’t ban users from reselling digital games
Come Home and Work for Taplytics (YC W14) in Toronto. All Eng Roles. React/Node
Zelda Games on the Philips CD-i
Extremism Researchers Confront The Unseen Toll Of Their Work
Lectures in Quantitative Economics with Python [pdf]
U.K. offshore wind park may generate power cheaper than by burning coal
Breaking Pills
Conference Speakers, Check Your Egos
Ask HN: How to Keep Yourself Accountable?
Git Blame-Someone-Else
 
Science daily:
Corrosion resistance of steel bars in concrete when mixed with aerobic microorganisms
Staying at elementary school for longer associated with higher student attainment
Electric tech could help reverse baldness
Researchers alter mouse gut microbiomes by feeding good bacteria their preferred fibers
Alcohol-producing gut bacteria could cause liver damage even in people who don't drink
Hub linking movement and motivation in brain identified
Cellular hitchhikers may hold a key to understanding ALS
Researchers hone in on the elusive receptor for sour taste
Division by subtraction: Extinction of large mammal species likely drove survivors apart
Perception of musical pitch varies across cultures
Key similarities discovered between human and archaea chromosomes
The brain may actively forget during dream sleep
New study opens the door to flood resistant crops
Wild animals' immune systems decline with age, sheep study finds
Appreciating the classical elegance of time crystals
Engineers create ways to keep stone waste out of landfills
Investments to address climate change are good business
Antimicrobial resistance is drastically rising
Physicists discover topological behavior of electrons in 3D magnetic material
Researchers relate neuropsychological tests with real-life activity in multiple sclerosis
 
PhysOrg news:
Weathering Antarctic storms: Weather balloon data boost forecasting skill
Clarification of a new synthesis mechanism of semiconductor atomic sheets
Oil futures volatility and the economy
Making math relevant to the climate strikes
Image: Clarence Strait, Australia
Economists are downplaying many major climate risks, says report
Surface melting causes Antarctic glaciers to slip faster towards the ocean, new research shows
New app to assess agricultural soil and improve its quality
HD microscopy in milliseconds
A dissertation brought new hi-precision mass measurements for atomic masses of isotopes heavier than iron
'Always sticking to your convictions' sounds like a good thing, but it isn't
What is the cryosphere? Hint: It's vital to farming, fishing and skiing
An origin story for the queer community
It's high time someone studied marijuana taxes—so we did
News cutting-edge laser technology that gets under your skin
Evolution of learning is key to better artificial intelligence
Researchers build a quantum dot energy harvester
Vampire bats help unravel the mystery of smell
Companies on 'strike' for the climate: action or advertising?
Multicultural millennials respond positively to health 'edutainment'