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CH SpaceX launches more Starlink satellites, misses booster landing

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CH Twitter locks WikiLeaks account days before Assange’s extradition hearing

Twitter Locks WikiLeaks Official Account With 5.4 Million Followers, Days Before Julian Assange’s Extradition Hearing Posted by BeauHD on Monday February 17, 2020 @04:27PM from the I’m-sure-there’s-a-reasonable-explanation dept. Days before Julian Assange’s extradition hearings are set to continue, WikiLeaks’ journalist Kristin Hrafnsson reports that the official WikiLeaks twitter account has been locked. “All attempts to…

CH A 1876 Map of the World’s Ecozones That Still Holds Up

Five new bird species and five new bird subspecies have been discovered on the islands off Sulawesi, Indonesia. The announcement of the birds’ identification is being described as “the biggest avian discovery in more than a century.” It should not be surprising that these birds were described in the islands of Wallacea, as naturalists call this…

CH Investor update on quarterly guidance

PRESS RELEASE February 17, 2020 Cupertino, California — February 17, 2020 — As the public health response to COVID-19 continues, our thoughts remain with the communities and individuals most deeply affected by the disease, and with those working around the clock to contain its spread and to treat the ill. Apple is more than doubling…

CH Vue.js: The Documentary (Trailer) [video]

Gepubliceerd op 11 feb. 2020by honeypot.io | What began as a side project of a Google developernow shares the JS leaderboard with #Reactjs and #Angularjs…Evan You tells the story of how he fought against the odds to bring #Vuejs to life.Coming to a screen near you on Feb 24th!Honeypot is a developer-focused job platform, on…

CH Are courts keeping “junk science” out of the courtroom?

Psychological Science in the Public Interest (Volume 20, Number 3) Read the Full Text (PDF, HTML) Psychological tests, tools, and instruments are widely used in legal contexts to help determine the outcome of legal cases. These tools can aid in assessing parental fit for child custody purposes, can affect the outcomes of disability proceedings, and…

CH The Myth of the Myth of the 10x Programmer

One of my first jobs at DEC was writing “design verification tests” for the Alpha (née EVAX) processor. These tests were assembly language programs that tested for correct CPU operation, and management had budgeted 6-8 weeks to develop a particularly complex set of tests. I developed them in 3 days, by writing a C program…

CH Kernighan’s Law: You are not smart enough to debug it

Laws, Theories, Principles and Patterns that developers will find useful. 🇨🇳中文 / Chinese Version – thanks Steve Xu! 🇮🇹Traduzione in Italiano – grazie Claudio Sparpaglione! 🇰🇷한국어 / Korean Version – thanks Doughnut! 🇷🇺Русская версия / Russian Version – thanks Alena Batitskaya! 🇹🇷Türkçe / Turkish Version – thanks Umut Işık 🇧🇷Brasileiro / Brazilian Version – thanks…

CH The Paywalled Garden: iOS Is Adware

Steve Streza (tweet): All that money comes from the wallets of 480 million subscribers, and their goal is to grow that number to 600 million this year. But to do that, Apple has resorted to insidious tactics to get those people: ads. Lots and lots of ads, on devices that you pay for. iOS 13…

CH How These Things Work – A book about CS from first principles (2016)

Table of Contents Part 1 – Diagrams Preface Machine Diagrams Universal Machines Interlude Numbers Arithmetic Abstraction Multiplexing Latches Constructions on Annotations Memory Cells Part 2 – Symbolic Computations A New Foundation Symbolic Computation Symbolic Evaluation and Equational Reasoning More Types Polymorphism Back in Business and Better than Ever The Infectiousness of Reality Functions Kleisli Categories…

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