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EU government websites have undisclosed adtech trackers from Google and others (www.theregister.co.uk)
La Moncloa. Home (www.lamoncloa.gob.es)
La Moncloa. Home
Enfermedades de Transmisión Sexual (www.riojasalud.es)
Portal del Sistema Riojano de Salud, puede solicitar cita previa con el médico, consultar su Historia Clínica Digital...
Matronas y residentes participan mañana en San Roque en una jornada sobre prevención y abordaje de la depresión posparto (www.juntadeandalucia.es)
Matronas y residentes participan mañana en San Roque en una jornada sobre prevención y abordaje de la depresión posparto
European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - January 2019 - Euro area international trade in goods surplus €1.5 bn - €24.9 bn deficit for EU28 (europa.eu)
Brussels, 18 March 2019
StevenBlack/hosts (github.com)
Extending and consolidating hosts files from several well-curated sources like adaway.org, mvps.org, malwaredomainlist.com, someonewhocares.org, and potentially others. You can optionally invoke e...
Matomo: Complete Analytics. 100% Yours. (matomo.org)
A Premium Web Analytics and Conversion Optimization tool. Take control with 100% data ownership.
Japanese Meaning of 真面, 正面, まとも, matomo (www.nihongomaster.com)
the front, honesty, uprightness, directness, decency, normality - See more definitions and examples
Search Engine Keywords Performance (plugins.matomo.org)
All keywords searched by your users on search engines are now visible into your Referrers reports! The ultimate solution to 'Keyword not defined'.
Countly/countly-server (github.com)
Countly helps you get insights from your application. Available self-hosted or on private cloud. - Countly/countly-server
usefathom/fathom (github.com)
Fathom. Simple, trustworthy website analytics. Built with Golang & Preact. - usefathom/fathom
Fathom Analytics (usefathom.com)
Fathom Analytics provides simple and useful website stats that focus on user privacy.
Malicious Activities with Google Tag Manager - Security Boulevard (securityboulevard.com)
If I were to ask if you could trust a script from Google that is loading on your website, the majority of users would say “yes” or even “absolutely”. But when malicious behavior ensues, everything should be double-checked and suspected, even assets that come from “trusted sources” like Google, Facebook, and Youtube. In the past, we saw how adsense was abused with a malvertising campaign. Even more recently, we saw how attackers injected malware t...
Consolidated version of the Treaty on European Union/Title V: General Provisions on the Union's External Action Service and Specific Provisions on the Common Foreign and Security Policy - Wikisource, the free online library (en.wikisource.org)
1. The Union's action on the international scene shall be guided by the principles which have inspired its own creation, development and enlargement, and which it seeks to advance in the wider world: democracy, the rule of law, the universality and indivisibility of human rights and fundamental freedoms, respect for human dignity, the principles of equality and solidarity, and respect for the principles of the United Nations Charter and internati...
Link Google Analytics and Google Ads accounts - Previous - Google Ads Help (support.google.com)
Linking a Google Analytics property to your Google Ads account can help you analyze customer activity on your website after an ad click or impression.  This article shows you how to link An
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) â Final text neatly arranged (gdpr-info.eu)
General Data Protection Regulation â Final legal text of the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (EU GDPR). The official PDF and its recitals as a neatly arranged website. Additionally key issues of the GDPR are explained and further information from the data protection authorities is provided.
Fines and Penalties – GDPR EU.org (www.gdpreu.org)
The GDPR imposes stiff fines on data controllers and processors for non-compliance.
Enforcement action (ico.org.uk)
See the latest monetary penalties, enforcement notices, undertakings and prosecutions we have issued.
r/adops - Let's be honest (Google is a lazy monopolist) (www.reddit.com)
0 votes and 2 comments so far on Reddit
Nvidia's $99 Jetson Nano Is an AI Computer for DIY Enthusiasts (www.engadget.com)
L4T (developer.nvidia.com)
Overview NVIDIA L4T 32.1 supports Jetson AGX Xavier, Jetson TX2, Jetson TX2i, and Jetson Nano. It is included as part of JetPack 4.2 and includes a reference filesystem derived from Ubuntu 18.04.
ODROID-H2 – ODROID (www.hardkernel.com)
$111.00
Amazon.com: 2 Port Mini PCIe to SATA III Controller Card AsMedia ASM1061 Chipset: Computers & Accessories (www.amazon.com)
Buy 2 Port Mini PCIe to SATA III Controller Card AsMedia ASM1061 Chipset: Video Cables - Amazon.com ✓ FREE DELIVERY possible on eligible purchases
Bringing the Power of AI to Millions of Devices (www.nvidia.com)
NVIDIA Jetson Nano enables the development of millions of new small, low-cost, low-power AI devices.
Bringing the Power of AI to Millions of Devices (www.nvidia.com)
NVIDIA Jetson Nano enables the development of millions of new small, low-cost, low-power AI devices.
Jetson Nano Developer Kit (developer.nvidia.com)
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Jetson Nano Brings AI Computing to Everyone | NVIDIA Developer Blog (devblogs.nvidia.com)
Compute performance, compact footprint, and flexibility make Jetson Nano ideal for developers to create AI-powered devices and embedded systems.
pi-top (accounts.pi-top.com)
pi-top make project-based Computer Science and STEM education learning tools with a Raspberry Pi.
Show HN: Drogon – A C++14/17 based high performance HTTP application framework (github.com)
How we do Vue: one year later (2017) (about.gitlab.com)
Syntax | Marko (markojs.com)
Marko is HTML re-imagined as a language for building dynamic and reactive user interfaces. Just about any valid HTML is valid Marko, but Marko extends the HTML language to allow building modern applications in a declarative way.
Haml (haml.info)
A Template Engine for Ruby on Rails
Armour/vue-typescript-admin-template (github.com)
🖖 A vue 3.0 + typescript minimal admin template. Contribute to Armour/vue-typescript-admin-template development by creating an account on GitHub.
Vue.js 3.0 is ditching JavaScript for TypeScript. What else is new? | Packt Hub (hub.packtpub.com)
Last week, Evan You, the creator of Vue.js gave a summary of what to expect in the coming major release of Vue.js 3.0. To provide a better support for TypeScript, the codebase is being written in TypeScript leaving behind vanilla JS. This new codebase currently targets evergreen browsers such as Google Chrome, and assumes baseline native ES2015 support.
One year with Vue.js – Software development and beyond. (stribny.name)
Okay, okay, it’s been more than a year, but I couldn’t resist the title. Sorry!
revskill10/vue-select2 (github.com)
Vue 2 Select2 component. Contribute to revskill10/vue-select2 development by creating an account on GitHub.
Vuex Pathify (davestewart.github.io)
Ridiculously simple + scalable Vuex setup + wiring
What Working at Stripe Has Been Like (www.kalzumeus.com)
Online migrations at scale (stripe.com)
Engineering teams face a common challenge when building software: they eventually need to redesign the data models they use to support clean abstractions and more complex features. In production environments, this might mean migrating millions of active objects and refactoring thousands of lines of code. Stripe users expect availability and consistency from our API. This means that when we do migrations, we need to be extra careful: objects ...
Hacker News (news.ycombinator.com)
Office Space Joanna Flair (www.youtube.com)
For review purposes: Chotchkie's manager Stan (Mike Judge) has a chat with Joanna (Jennifer Aniston) about her 'flair'. STAN: We need to talk. Do you know wh...
Japan SIM Cards: Prepaid and Cheap Options for Travel | Tokyo Cheapo (tokyocheapo.com)
Japan SIM cards: We compare prepaid mobile SIM cards for short-term visitors and tourists, and explain where to get them before or once
Scaling email transparency (stripe.com)
In February 2013, we blogged about email transparency at Stripe. Since then a number of other companies have implemented their own versions of it (which a few have talked about publicly). We often get asked whether email transparency is still around, and if so, how we've scaled it.
Content management system - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
A content management system (CMS)[1][2][3] manages the creation and modification of digital content. It typically supports multiple users in a collaborative environment.[4]
eRuby - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
eRuby (Embedded Ruby) is a templating system that embeds Ruby into a text document. It is often used to embed Ruby code in an HTML document, similar to ASP, JSP and PHP and other server-side scripting languages. The templating system of eRuby combines the ruby code and the plain text to provide flow control and variable substitution, thus making it easy to maintain.[1]
Donut (www.donut.com)
Donut encourages trust, collaboration, and good will across your team and organization. Create an automated coffee or lunch roulette program instantly for your Slack team.
Earning Your Stripes: My Conversation with Patrick Collison (fs.blog)
On this episode of The Knowledge Project, Patrick Collison, CEO, and co-founder of Stripe shares wise insights on success, failure, management, decision making, learning and so much more. Grab a pen...
Singapore engineering hub (stripe.com)
Stripe launched in Singapore in 2016. Since then, we’ve seen strong traction, and are proud to work with some of the fastest-growing companies in the region, including Grab, Mobike, and Carousell. Today, we’re increasing our investment: we’re very excited to announce that Singapore is joining Seattle, Dublin, and San Francisco to become Stripe’s fourth global engineering hub. In the years ahead, we plan to hire hundreds of people to help us ...
Patrick Collison - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
Jack Dorsey - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
Greg Brockman's answer to How did Stripe come up with its name? - Quora (www.quora.com)
Back in November 2010, I dropped out of school to join a stealth-mode startup called (at the time) /dev/payments. The company was building a developer-focused payments API that would be as easy as writing to a device node [ https://github.com/benw...
The Amazon logo story (www.freelogodesign.org)
Whether you are looking for an idea to create a logo or are on the edge of starting your business, we have tips and tricks to help you put ideas into action.
Atta Elayyan, Developer of MetroTube and LazyWorm Apps, Killed in Christchurch (www.dailyesports.gg)
13 Civilians Reported Killed in U.S. Airstrikes in Afghanistan (www.nytimes.com)
Two houses were struck, leaving nine children dead, a tribal elder said. The United States said the target was a Taliban operations center.
Palestinian exodus from Kuwait (1990–91) - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
 State of Palestine
Click here to support Tree of Life Stands with the Christchurch Mosques organized by Tree Of Life Congregation (www.gofundme.com)
Tree of Life Congregation, Pittsburgh, Supports the Victims of the Christchurch Mosques Attacks After the March 15 attacks on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, we feel compelled to come to the aid of those communities, just as our Jewish community was so compassionately supported only a...
Help Atta Elayyan's Family - Victims of the Christchurch Shootings - Givealittle (givealittle.co.nz)
Support for Farah and Aya who lost their beloved Atta Elayyan at the Christchurch Mosque Shootings - Givealittle is the place to donate and fundraise for causes and charities online.
Stochastic Terrorism: Part 1, triggering the shooters. (stochasticterrorism.blogspot.com)
Stochastic terrorism is the use of mass communications to incite random actors to carry out violent or terrorist acts that are statistical...
Ideology | Wikiwand (www.wikiwand.com)
An ideology is a collection of normative beliefs and values that an individual or group holds for other than purely epistemic reasons.[1] The term is especially used to describe a system of ideas and ideals which forms the basis of economic or political theory and policy.[2] In political science it is used in a descriptive sense to refer to political belief systems.[3] In social science there are many political ideologies.
Christchurch terror attacks: Firearms law changes 'today or tomorrow' (www.radionz.co.nz)
The government is preparing to unveil its full proposal on changes to firearms law either today or tomorrow.
The Year in Hate: Rage Against Change (www.splcenter.org)
White supremacy flourishes amid fears of immigration and nation's shifting demographics.
More than 250 people around the world have died taking selfies since 2011 (www.cnn.com)
Snapping the perfect selfie can be fun. But if it involves holding a loaded handgun or standing on slippery rocks near the top of a waterfall, you may want to think twice.
All of the extremist killings in the US in 2018 had links to right-wing extremism, according to new report (www.businessinsider.com)
There were at least 50 extremist-related killings in 2018, according to the Anti-Defamation League's Center on Extremism report.
Barcelona Fines Landlords Who Let Buildings Sit Empty (www.citylab.com)
Vacancy glut in SF could spur tax on empty storefronts (www.sfchronicle.com)
When people see the empty storefronts that have multiplied in San Francisco the past few years, they often blame competition from online vendors for the death of small retailers. Supervisor Aaron Peskin sees another culprit: landlords who intentionally keep their properties vacant until they can extract higher rents from potential tenants. Now he wants to repopulate those storefronts by taxing property owners with consistently empty units. “This ...
Board of Supervisors passes legislation to register vacant storefronts citywide (hoodline.com)
Viewed as a first step in combating derelict property and chronic retail vacancies, the measure will build a citywide registry of empty storefronts.
Empty Homes Tax (vancouver.ca)
Get information about the Empty Homes Tax (Vacancy Tax), how to declare your property, exemptions, and penalties.
Residential property tax rates (vancouver.ca)
Find this year's residential (class 1) property tax rate.
Vacant Commercial & Industrial Unit Tax Rebate Program (www.toronto.ca)
The Vacant Commercial & Industrial Unit Tax Rebate Program ended July 1, 2018. The submission deadline for vacancies occu
With SF's retail storefronts empty, mayor pushes for more flexibility (www.sfchronicle.com)
San Francisco Mayor London Breed is to announce plans Monday for legislation and permitting changes to make it faster and easier to open a retail business, in an effort to fill the empty storefronts that have deadened city neighborhoods for years. “It’s really hard to do business in San Francisco,” Breed said. “When there’s too many layers of process and requirements and fines and permits and all of that, it can be quite discouraging. I think in ...
NBA Salary Cap FAQ (www.cbafaq.com)
History of this FAQ, acknowledgements, and about the author
Songdo, South Korea's Smartest City, Is Lonely (www.citylab.com)
The hardest thing about living in an eco-friendly master-planned metropolis? Meeting your neighbors.
Hacker News Guidelines (news.ycombinator.com)
After the Retail Apocalypse, Prepare for the Property Tax Meltdown (www.citylab.com)
Big-box retailers nationwide are slashing their property taxes through a legal loophole known as "dark store theory." For the towns that rely on that revenue, this could be a disaster.
Eliminating Robocalls (www.twilio.com)
Combating Spoofed Robocalls with Caller ID Authentication (www.fcc.gov)
Caller ID authorization is a new system aimed at combating illegal caller ID spoofing. Such a system is critical to protecting Americans from scam spoofed robocalls and would erode the ability of callers to illegally spoof a caller ID, which scam artists use to trick Americans into answering their phones when they shouldn't. Industry stakeholders are working to implement caller ID authentication, which is sometimes called SHAKEN/STIR.
#20: Tesla's Got a Brand New Car - WSJ Podcasts (www.wsj.com)
David and Joanna talk about the many strange consequences of sharing your kids' pictures on social media. What happens when they get older and see what you've shared, or their image ends up somewhere you never expected? Later, Tim Higgins joins from a hotel room in Los Angeles, where Elon Musk revealed the new Tesla Model Y, the SUV that promises to get all your kids to soccer practice faster than ever. Last, David sits down FCC Chairman Ajit Pai...
Report: FBI opens criminal investigation into net neutrality comment fraud (arstechnica.com)
FBI issues subpoenas, investigates "whether crimes were committed."
HN Search powered by Algolia (hn.algolia.com)
Hacker News Search, millions articles and comments at your fingertips.
HN Search powered by Algolia (hn.algolia.com)
Hacker News Search, millions articles and comments at your fingertips.
National Do Not Call Registry (www.donotcall.gov)
Robocallers “evolved” to sidestep new call blocking rules, AGs tell FCC (arstechnica.com)
Thirty-five states urge FCC to let carriers block "neighbor spoofing" calls.
Call Protection | Automatic Scam Protection for Your Phone | T-Mobile (www.t-mobile.com)
Put Scammers in their place, and answer all your calls worry free with T-Mobile call protection solutions, including Scam ID, Scam Block and Name ID. Learn more.
Call Filter FAQs | Verizon Wireless (www.verizonwireless.com)
Verizon Call Filter, previously named Caller Name ID, alerts you to incoming spam calls and lets you report and block unwanted numbers. Download the app for a free 10 day trial.
National Do Not Call Registry - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
The National Do Not Call Registry is a database maintained by the United States federal government, listing the telephone numbers of individuals and families who have requested that telemarketers not contact them.[1] Certain callers are required by federal law to respect this request. Separate laws and regulations apply to robocalls in the United States.
U.S. Breaks Up Vast I.R.S. Phone Scam (www.nytimes.com)
The Justice Department said sentences of up to 20 years in prison should discourage future fraud. Callers posed as tax or immigration officials.
Regulatory capture - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
Regulatory capture is a form of government failure which occurs when a regulatory agency, created to act in the public interest, instead advances the commercial or political concerns of special interest groups that dominate the industry or sector it is charged with regulating.[1] When regulatory capture occurs, the interests of firms or political groups are prioritized over the interests of the public, leading to a net loss for society. Governmen...
#135 Robocall: Bang Bang by Reply All (www.gimletmedia.com)
Enforcement action (ico.org.uk)
See the latest monetary penalties, enforcement notices, undertakings and prosecutions we have issued.
Tackling nuisance calls and messages (www.ofcom.org.uk)
Consumer guide to tackling nuisance calls and messages can be a very handy link.
Noah-Huppert/human-call-filter (github.com)
Captcha for phone calls. Contribute to Noah-Huppert/human-call-filter development by creating an account on GitHub.
dgnorton/norobo (github.com)
Contribute to dgnorton/norobo development by creating an account on GitHub.
Fighting International Spoofed Robocall Scammers (www.youtube.com)
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai explains the importance of the FCC's proposed new rules banning illegal spoofed text messages and international calls. The proposed rul...
This scam plays the ultimate confidence trick on unsuspecting bank customers (www.marketwatch.com)
A phishing scam targeting bank account holders has added a more sophisticated twist.
Robocalls.cash (robocalls.cash)
Turning RoboCalls Into Cash
The Loading Dock Manifesto (www.esquire.com)
Quantum Computing for the Curious (quantum.country)
Tips and tricks to write LaTeX papers in with figures generated in Python (github.com)
Draw Freely | Inkscape (inkscape.org)
Inkscape is professional quality vector graphics software which runs on Linux, Mac OS X and Windows desktop computers.
seaborn: statistical data visualization — seaborn 0.9.0 documentation (seaborn.pydata.org)
Seaborn is a Python data visualization library based on matplotlib. It provides a high-level interface for drawing attractive and informative statistical graphics.
knitr - Yihui Xie | 谢益辉 (yihui.name)
The knitr package was designed to be a transparent engine for dynamic report generation with R, solve some long-standing problems in Sweave, and combine features in other add-on packages into one …
maksimt/empirical_privacy (github.com)
A empirical approach to measure privacy preserved in models of sensitive data - maksimt/empirical_privacy
Parameterized plots | TikZ example (www.texample.net)
As a math teacher, I have to explain how parameters affect the graph of a function. By putting the “tikzpicture” inside a LaTeX macro, it is very easy and fast to create multiple graphs by modifying only the parameters and calling the macro.
The object-oriented interface — Matplotlib 2.2.3 documentation (matplotlib.org)
A pure OO (look Ma, no pyplot!) example using the agg backend.
Generating a PNG with matplotlib when DISPLAY is undefined (stackoverflow.com)
I am trying to use networkx with Python. When I run this program it get this error. Is there anything missing? #!/usr/bin/env python import networkx as nx import matplotlib import matplotlib.pyplot
The LaTeX Font Catalogue – Charter BT (www.tug.dk)
[Front Page] [Serif Fonts] [Serif Fonts, Sub-Categorised] [Sans Serif Fonts] [Typewriter Fonts] [Calligraphical and Handwritten Fonts] [Uncial Fonts] [Blackletter Fonts] [Other Fonts] [Fonts with Math Support] [Fonts with OpenType Support] [All Fonts, by category] [All Fonts, alphabetically] [About The LaTeX Font Catalogue] [Packages that provide math support]
The LaTeX Font Catalogue – Linux Libertine (www.tug.dk)
[Front Page] [Serif Fonts] [Serif Fonts, Sub-Categorised] [Sans Serif Fonts] [Typewriter Fonts] [Calligraphical and Handwritten Fonts] [Uncial Fonts] [Blackletter Fonts] [Other Fonts] [Fonts with Math Support] [Fonts with OpenType Support] [All Fonts, by category] [All Fonts, alphabetically] [About The LaTeX Font Catalogue] [Packages that provide math support]
Simple script to analyse your PostgreSQL database config, give tuning advice (github.com)
DO or UNDO - there is no VACUUM (rhaas.blogspot.com)
What if PostgreSQL didn’t need VACUUM at all? This seems hard to imagine. After all, PostgreSQL uses multi-version concurrency control (MVC...
PostgreSQL: Documentation: 11: Chapter 24. Routine Database Maintenance Tasks (www.postgresql.org)
Table of Contents
InnoDB’s gap locks (www.percona.com)
One of the most important features of InnoDB is the row level locking. This feature provides better concurrency under heavy write load but needs additional precautions to avoid phantom reads and to…
PGTune - calculate configuration for PostgreSQL based on the maximum performance for a given hardware configuration (pgtune.leopard.in.ua)
PgTune - Tuning PostgreSQL config by your hardware
jfcoz/postgresqltuner (github.com)
Simple script to analyse your PostgreSQL database configuration, and give tuning advice - jfcoz/postgresqltuner
le0pard/pgtune (github.com)
Pgtune - tuning PostgreSQL config by your hardware - le0pard/pgtune
major/MySQLTuner-perl (github.com)
MySQLTuner is a script written in Perl that will assist you with your MySQL configuration and make recommendations for increased performance and stability. - major/MySQLTuner-perl
cmu-db/ottertune (github.com)
The automatic DBMS configuration tool. Contribute to cmu-db/ottertune development by creating an account on GitHub.
Making 3D Terrain Maps (2017) (shadedrelief.com)
Op amp on the Moon: Reverse-engineering a hybrid op amp module (www.righto.com)
How cigarette makers applied their marketing wizardry to sweetened beverages (www.nytimes.com)
This Is Why You Should Stop Drinking LaCroix Right Now (www.eatthis.com)
Despite being calorie- and sugar-free, La Croix may still be considered a "Not That!" when it comes to these sneaky reasons.
Why Your LaCroix Obsession Isn't So Healthy (www.health.com)
A few things you need to know before you crack open yet another can of the flavored sparkling water.
FAQ - AriZona Beverages | America’s No. 1 Selling Iced Tea Brand (www.drinkarizona.com)
    Do Your Teas Contain Caffeine? Yes, all teas contain caffeine naturally. Our black teas (including diet) contain 15mg of caffeine in every 8-oz serving. Our green teas (including diet) contain 7.5 mg of caffeine in every 8-oz serving. Our white tea contains 6 mg of caffeine in every 8-oz serving. The cappuccino shakes …
Green Tea - AriZona Beverages | America’s No. 1 Selling Iced Tea Brand (www.drinkarizona.com)
An AriZona classic for over ten years, we’re proud to say that this is America’s best-selling green tea. Ever wonder how it became so popular? Well, the next time you buy one, take a moment to reflect upon what you’re drinking. 100% natural green tea. Just the right amount of ginseng and a touch of delicious …
Caffeine Myths: Espresso vs. Drip (www.kickinghorsecoffee.com)
Posted on December 10th 2013 by Maddie We’re challenging caffeine myths once again; another juicy exposé to share with friends and family this holiday season.
Energy drink-induced acute kidney injury. - PubMed - NCBI (www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)
Ann Pharmacother. 2014 Oct;48(10):1366-70. doi: 10.1177/1060028014541997. Epub 2014 Jul 1. Case Reports
Stanford Research into the Impact of Tobacco Advertising (tobacco.stanford.edu)
 
New Tools for Detecting HTTPS Interception (blog.cloudflare.com)
Airtel is sniffing and censoring CloudFlare’s traffic in India and CloudFlare doesn’t even know it. (medium.com)
Note: This is largely due to the work done by @captn3m0 and @shantanugoel. I’m merely writing this because they are too lazy to.
[Feature Request] Indicate Origin Encryption Status · Issue #17 · cloudflare/claire (github.com)
About a year ago, Nick Sullivan (@grittygrease) from CloudFlare promised that Claire would soon "be updated to indicate the back-end encryption chosen by the site", in response to a user ...
Protecting web origins with Authenticated Origin Pulls (blog.cloudflare.com)
As we have been discussing this week, securing the connection between CloudFlare and the origin server is arguably just as important as securing the connection between end users and CloudFlare.
Introducing Strict SSL: Protecting Against a Man-in-the-Middle Attack on Origin Traffic (blog.cloudflare.com)
At CloudFlare, we are always looking for ways to improve the security of our customers’ websites. One of the features we provide is the ability to serve their website encrypted over SSL/TLS.
draft-richsalz-httpbis-https-downgrade-00 - Best practices for TLS Downgrade (tools.ietf.org)
Leveraging Cloudflare’s Authenticated Origin Pulls For Pentesting (medium.com)
During our regular penetration testing, we occasionally encounter a client who’s both using Cloudflare and seems to have configured it…
Content delivery network - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
A content delivery network or content distribution network (CDN) is a geographically distributed network of proxy servers and their data centers. The goal is to provide high availability and high performance by distributing the service spatially relative to end-users. CDNs serve a large portion of the Internet content today, including web objects (text, graphics and scripts), downloadable objects (media files, software, documents), applications (...
Cisco Bug: CSCuv32968 - [Feature Request] Native HTTP 2.0 (HTTP/2) support on the WSA (quickview.cloudapps.cisco.com)
Symptom: HTTP 2.0 not supported on WSA Conditions: Server and Client supporting HTTP 2.0. WSA appliance proxying client requests.
Dashboard — badssl.com (badssl.com)
badssl.com (badssl.com)
MALCOLM (malcolm.cloudflare.com)
628819 - Extend webRequests onCompleted callback to include information about TLS connections - chromium - Monorail (bugs.chromium.org)
Azure Data Studio: An Open-Source GUI Editor for Postgres (azure.microsoft.com)
Microsoft/azuredatastudio (github.com)
Azure Data Studio is a data management tool that enables working with SQL Server, Azure SQL DB and SQL DW from Windows, macOS and Linux. - Microsoft/azuredatastudio
My Cognitive Bias – A cognitive bias explained every time you open a new tab (mycognitivebias.com)
List of cognitive biases - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
Cognitive biases are systematic patterns of deviation from norm or rationality in judgment, and are often studied in psychology and behavioral economics.[1]
Open-sourcing Sandboxed API (security.googleblog.com)
insanitybit/sandbox (github.com)
Easy sandboxing for rust. Contribute to insanitybit/sandbox development by creating an account on GitHub.
The rise and fall of scientific authority, and how to bring it back (www.nature.com)
Betteridge's law of headlines - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
Betteridge's law of headlines is an adage that states: "Any headline that ends in a question mark can be answered by the word no." It is named after Ian Betteridge, a British technology journalist who wrote about it in 2009,[1][2] although the principle is much older. As with similar "laws" (e.g., Murphy's law), it is intended to be humorous rather than the literal truth.[3]
DIETARY GUIDELINES FOR AMERICANS (health.gov)
RUA: Scientific writing: following Robert Boyle's principles in experimental essays -1704 and 1998 (rua.ua.es)
Todos los documentos en RUA están protegidos por derechos de autor. Algunos derechos reservados.
Nullius in verba - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
Nullius in verba (Latin for "on the word of no one" or "take nobody's word for it") is the motto of the Royal Society. John Evelyn and other fellows of the Royal Society chose the motto soon after the founding of the Society.[1]
The Strange Case of Francis Collins | Sam Harris (samharris.org)
[Note: My recent op-ed in the New York Times, in which I questioned the appointment of Francis Collins as head of the NIH, inspired a fair amount of discussion in the media and on the Internet. As many of Collins’ defenders do not seem to be fully acquainted with his beliefs, or take it for … Continued
Is Science a Social Construct? (www.youtube.com)
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Abstinence-Only Education and Teen Pregnancy Rates: Why We Need Comprehensive Sex Education in the U.S (www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)
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The Problem: Orthodoxies - Heterodox Academy (heterodoxacademy.org)
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Science’s vast gender pay gap revealed in UK wage data (www.nature.com)
Pay disparities at science employers outpace national average for all firms.
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Joe Rogan on Why he changed his stance on the Moon landing conspiracy (www.youtube.com)
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Ketamine: From Party Drug to Prescription Medicine (www.cugmhp.org)
R (−)-ketamine shows greater potency and longer lasting antidepressant effects than S (+)-ketamine (www.sciencedirect.com)
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Party drug link to tinnitus 'cure' (www.stuff.co.nz)
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Oral Ketamine for the Rapid Treatment of Depression and Anxiety in Patients Receiving Hospice Care (www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)
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Alex Gibney on the Fall of Theranos and Elizabeth Holmes (www.theguardian.com)
Beyond business: Disgraced Theranos bloodied family, friends, neighbors (arstechnica.com)
Personal stories shed light on the infamous biotech’s business strategies and culture.
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Ian Gibbons was a biochemist and the chief scientist of Theranos, a health technology company now known for its false claims to have devised a revolutionary approach to blood testing using minute amounts of blood. His job was to make the company's seemingly feasible but ultimately unworkable technology a reality.
HBO Theranos documentary goes inside the secretive, failed company (www.cnn.com)
Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes shimmying into a room filled with her employees to the tune of "Can't Touch This" is one of the more memorable, ironic scenes in an upcoming documentary about her now-disgraced startup.
The Fertility Doctor’s Secret (www.theatlantic.com)
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Canadian fertility doctor used his own sperm to father 11 children (www.dailymail.co.uk)
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Bertold Wiesner - Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)
Bertold Paul Wiesner (1901–1972) was an Austrian Jewish physiologist noted firstly for coining the term 'Psi' to denote parapsychological phenomena;[1][2][3][4][5] secondly for his contribution to research into human fertility and the diagnosis of pregnancy;[6][7] and thirdly for being biological father to an estimated 600 offspring by anonymously donating sperm used by his wife the obstetrician Mary Barton to perform artificial insemination on w...
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Even More Evidence for the Link Between Alzheimer’s and Herpes (www.theatlantic.com)
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A content management system (CMS)[1][2][3] manages the creation and modification of digital content. It typically supports multiple users in a collaborative environment.[4]
eRuby - Wikipedia
eRuby (Embedded Ruby) is a templating system that embeds Ruby into a text document. It is often used to embed Ruby code in an HTML document, similar to ASP, JSP and PHP and other server-side scripting languages. The templating system of eRuby combines the ruby code and the plain text to provide flow control and variable substitution, thus making it easy to maintain.[1]
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National Do Not Call Registry - Wikipedia
The National Do Not Call Registry is a database maintained by the United States federal government, listing the telephone numbers of individuals and families who have requested that telemarketers not contact them.[1] Certain callers are required by federal law to respect this request. Separate laws and regulations apply to robocalls in the United States.
Regulatory capture - Wikipedia
Regulatory capture is a form of government failure which occurs when a regulatory agency, created to act in the public interest, instead advances the commercial or political concerns of special interest groups that dominate the industry or sector it is charged with regulating.[1] When regulatory capture occurs, the interests of firms or political groups are prioritized over the interests of the public, leading to a net loss for society. Governmen...
Content delivery network - Wikipedia
A content delivery network or content distribution network (CDN) is a geographically distributed network of proxy servers and their data centers. The goal is to provide high availability and high performance by distributing the service spatially relative to end-users. CDNs serve a large portion of the Internet content today, including web objects (text, graphics and scripts), downloadable objects (media files, software, documents), applications (...
List of cognitive biases - Wikipedia
Cognitive biases are systematic patterns of deviation from norm or rationality in judgment, and are often studied in psychology and behavioral economics.[1]
Network effect - Wikipedia
A network effect (also called network externality or demand-side economies of scale) is the effect described in economics and business that an additional user of a good or service has on the value of that product to others. When a network effect is present, the value of a product or service increases according to the number of others using it.[1]
False dilemma - Wikipedia
A false dilemma is a type of informal fallacy in which something is falsely claimed to be an "either/or" situation, when in fact there is at least one additional option.[1]
Betteridge's law of headlines - Wikipedia
Betteridge's law of headlines is an adage that states: "Any headline that ends in a question mark can be answered by the word no." It is named after Ian Betteridge, a British technology journalist who wrote about it in 2009,[1][2] although the principle is much older. As with similar "laws" (e.g., Murphy's law), it is intended to be humorous rather than the literal truth.[3]
Nullius in verba - Wikipedia
Nullius in verba (Latin for "on the word of no one" or "take nobody's word for it") is the motto of the Royal Society. John Evelyn and other fellows of the Royal Society chose the motto soon after the founding of the Society.[1]
Baconian method - Wikipedia
The Baconian method is the investigative method developed by Sir Francis Bacon. The method was put forward in Bacon's book Novum Organum (1620), or 'New Method', and was supposed to replace the methods put forward in Aristotle's Organon. This method was influential upon the development of the scientific method in modern science; but also more generally in the early modern rejection of medieval Aristotelianism.
Replication crisis - Wikipedia
The replication crisis (or replicability crisis or reproducibility crisis) is an ongoing (2019) methodological crisis primarily affecting parts of the social and life sciences in which scholars have found that the results of many scientific studies are difficult or impossible to replicate or reproduce on subsequent investigation, either by independent researchers or by the original researchers themselves.[1][2] The crisis has long-standing roots...
Scientific method - Wikipedia
Scientism - Wikipedia
Scientism is an ideology that promotes science as the purportedly objective means by which society should determine normative and epistemological values. The term scientism is generally used critically, pointing to the cosmetic application of science in unwarranted situations not amenable to application of the scientific method or similar scientific standards.
Cult of Reason - Wikipedia
Torches of Freedom - Wikipedia
"Torches of Freedom" was a phrase used to encourage women's smoking by exploiting women's aspirations for a better life during the women's liberation movement[when?] in the United States. Cigarettes were described as symbols of emancipation and equality with men. The term was first used by psychoanalyst A. A. Brill when describing the natural desire for women to smoke and was used by Edward Bernays to encourage women to smoke in public despite so...
The Death of Expertise - Wikipedia
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Ian Gibbons (biochemist) - Wikipedia
Ian Gibbons was a biochemist and the chief scientist of Theranos, a health technology company now known for its false claims to have devised a revolutionary approach to blood testing using minute amounts of blood. His job was to make the company's seemingly feasible but ultimately unworkable technology a reality.
Bertold Wiesner - Wikipedia
Bertold Paul Wiesner (1901–1972) was an Austrian Jewish physiologist noted firstly for coining the term 'Psi' to denote parapsychological phenomena;[1][2][3][4][5] secondly for his contribution to research into human fertility and the diagnosis of pregnancy;[6][7] and thirdly for being biological father to an estimated 600 offspring by anonymously donating sperm used by his wife the obstetrician Mary Barton to perform artificial insemination on w...
Saturation diving - Wikipedia
Saturation diving is a diving technique that allows divers to reduce the risk of decompression sickness ("the bends") when they work at great depths for long periods of time.[1][2] Saturation divers typically breathe a helium–oxygen mixture to prevent nitrogen narcosis.
Aphthous stomatitis - Wikipedia
Richard Garriott - Wikipedia
Richard Allen Garriott de Cayeux (ne Garriott; July 4, 1961) is an English-American video game developer and entrepreneur. He is also known as his alter egos Lord British in Ultima and General British in Tabula Rasa. A well-known figure in the video game industry, Garriott was originally a game designer and programmer and now engages in various aspects of computer game development and business.
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Science: the religion that must not be questioned | Henry Gee (www.theguardian.com)
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'Americans have a fascination with fraudsters': Alex Gibney on the fall of Theranos and Elizabeth Holmes (www.theguardian.com)
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HBO Theranos documentary goes inside the secretive, failed company (www.cnn.com)
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Stochastic Terrorism: Part 1, triggering the shooters. (stochasticterrorism.blogspot.com)
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Christchurch terror attacks: Firearms law changes 'today or tomorrow' (www.radionz.co.nz)
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The Year in Hate: Rage Against Change (www.splcenter.org)
White supremacy flourishes amid fears of immigration and nation's shifting demographics.
In Need of Housing, Barcelona Fines Investors For Long-Vacant Buildings (www.citylab.com)
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Vacancy glut in SF could spur tax on empty storefronts (www.sfchronicle.com)
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With SF's retail storefronts empty, mayor pushes for more flexibility (www.sfchronicle.com)
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NBA Salary Cap FAQ (www.cbafaq.com)
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Songdo, South Korea's Smartest City, Is Lonely (www.citylab.com)
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After the Retail Apocalypse, Prepare for the Property Tax Meltdown (www.citylab.com)
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Caller ID authorization is a new system aimed at combating illegal caller ID spoofing. Such a system is critical to protecting Americans from scam spoofed robocalls and would erode the ability of callers to illegally spoof a caller ID, which scam artists use to trick Americans into answering their phones when they shouldn't. Industry stakeholders are working to implement caller ID authentication, which is sometimes called SHAKEN/STIR.
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Quantum computing for the very curious (quantum.country)
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Generating a PNG with matplotlib when DISPLAY is undefined (stackoverflow.com)
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PostgreSQL: Documentation: 11: Chapter 24. Routine Database Maintenance Tasks (www.postgresql.org)
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jfcoz/postgresqltuner (github.com)
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Why Your LaCroix Obsession Isn't So Healthy (www.health.com)
A few things you need to know before you crack open yet another can of the flavored sparkling water.
FAQ - AriZona Beverages | America’s No. 1 Selling Iced Tea Brand (www.drinkarizona.com)
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Caffeine Myths: Espresso vs. Drip (www.kickinghorsecoffee.com)
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Monsters in the Middleboxes: Introducing Two New Tools for Detecting HTTPS Interception (blog.cloudflare.com)
The practice of HTTPS interception continues to be commonplace on the Internet. This blog post discusses types of monster-in-the-middle devices and software, and how to detect them.
Airtel is sniffing and censoring CloudFlare’s traffic in India and CloudFlare doesn’t even know it. (medium.com)
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About a year ago, Nick Sullivan (@grittygrease) from CloudFlare promised that Claire would soon &quot;be updated to indicate the back-end encryption chosen by the site&quot;, in response to a user ...
Protecting web origins with Authenticated Origin Pulls (blog.cloudflare.com)
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draft-richsalz-httpbis-https-downgrade-00 - Best practices for TLS Downgrade (tools.ietf.org)
Leveraging Cloudflare’s Authenticated Origin Pulls For Pentesting (medium.com)
During our regular penetration testing, we occasionally encounter a client who’s both using Cloudflare and seems to have configured it…
Cisco Bug: CSCuv32968 - [Feature Request] Native HTTP 2.0 (HTTP/2) support on the WSA (quickview.cloudapps.cisco.com)
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Dashboard — badssl.com (badssl.com)
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Azure Data Studio: An Open Source GUI Editor for Postgres (azure.microsoft.com)
When you are working with a database, or any other kind of software, your experience is enhanced or hindered by the tools you use to interact with it. PostgreSQL has a command line tool, psql, and it’s pretty powerful, but some people much prefer a graphical editor.
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Project portfolio management software from JIRA. Portfolio for JIRA provides a single, accurate view for planning and managing across multiple teams
Open-sourcing Sandboxed API (security.googleblog.com)
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Learn how Slack Enterprise Key Management enables Enterprise Grid customers to have greater visibility and control over their data.
Proprietary Tyrants - GNU Project - Free Software Foundation (www.gnu.org)
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Slack Doesn’t Have End-to-End Encryption Because Your Boss Doesn’t Want It (motherboard.vice.com)
A former Slack employee and the company's current chief information security officer say that Slack's paying customers aren't that interested in end-to-end encryption.
Secure Team Collaboration | Symphony (symphony.com)
Connect with everyone you need to grow your business using secure team collaboration. Learn More.
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xkcd: Ten Thousand (www.xkcd.com)
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PwC faces largest ever auditor malpractice damages verdict (www.marketwatch.com)
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. could collect the largest damage award ever against a global public accounting firm when a federal judge decides what to...
Security (slack.com)
We take security very seriously here at Slack. To protect your data and that of your customers, security features include data encryption in transit and rest, SAML-based SSO, and more.
The rise and fall of scientific authority — and how to bring it back (www.nature.com)
Robert P. Crease harks back to the shapers of our scientific infrastructure and what they can tell us about how to handle the threat we now face.
DIETARY GUIDELINES FOR AMERICANS (health.gov)
RUA: Scientific writing: following Robert Boyle's principles in experimental essays -1704 and 1998 (rua.ua.es)
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The Strange Case of Francis Collins | Sam Harris (samharris.org)
[Note: My recent op-ed in the New York Times, in which I questioned the appointment of Francis Collins as head of the NIH, inspired a fair amount of discussion in the media and on the Internet. As many of Collins’ defenders do not seem to be fully acquainted with his beliefs, or take it for … Continued
Psychiatry's role in the holocaust. - PubMed - NCBI (www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)
Int J Risk Saf Med. 1993;4(2):133-48. doi: 10.3233/JRS-1993-4204.
Why mythbusting fails: A guide to influencing education with science | Deans for Impact (deansforimpact.org)
Michael Pershan and Benjamin Riley write that we are at a crucial moment in the relationship between learning science and education.
Abstinence-Only Education and Teen Pregnancy Rates: Why We Need Comprehensive Sex Education in the U.S (www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)
The United States ranks first among developed nations in rates of both teenage pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. In an effort to reduce these rates, the U.S. government has funded abstinence-only sex education programs for more than a decade. ...
The Effects of State-Mandated Abstinence-Based Sex Education on Teen Health Outcomes. - PubMed - NCBI (www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)
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The Problem: Orthodoxies - Heterodox Academy (heterodoxacademy.org)
Orthodoxies are the surest sign of an unhealthy scholarly culture. Open inquiry, viewpoint diversity and constructive disagreement are their best remedies.
Science’s vast gender pay gap revealed in UK wage data (www.nature.com)
Pay disparities at science employers outpace national average for all firms.
About our new religious typology of the U.S. (www.pewresearch.org)
From our analysis of beliefs and behaviors that cut across many religious identities, we created a new and revealing classification of religion in America.
Chapter 1 | Inadequate Equilibria (equilibriabook.com)
Inadequacy and Modesty This is a book about two incompatible views on the age-old question: “When should I think that I may be able to do something unusually well?” These two viewpoints tend to give wildly different, nearly cognitively nonoverlapping analyses of questions like: My doctor says I need to eat less and exercise, but …
50 Years Ago, Sugar Industry Quietly Paid Scientists To Point Blame At Fat (www.npr.org)
Documents show that in the '60s, the sugar industry funded Harvard researchers who, examining risk factors of heart disease, dismissed concerns about sugar and doubled down on the dangers of fat.
Software Engineer | Zendar (www.zendar.io)
At Zendar, we are working on a high-resolution imaging radar system that allows self driving cars to see through fog, rain and snow. We are a team of electrical engineers, mechanical engineers and researchers developing the next generation of radar technology.
x775 - Introduction to Datalog (x775.net)
The following post will serve as a brief introduction to the declarative programming paradigm through a closer examination of the logic programming language Datalog. I am writing this as I go, hoping to both further my own understanding of the paradigm and language whilst, hopefully, providing others with the easy, practically-oriented introduction I myself have missed. Please consider everything in this post work-in-progress and, consequently, s...
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Soufflé is a variant of Datalog for tool designers crafting static analyses. Soufflé provides the ability to rapid prototype and make deep design space explorations possible. Applications include the points-to analysis framework DOOP, security analyses for large-scale problems, parallelizing compiler framework Insieme, security analysis for cloud computing, and security analysis for smart contracts VANDAL. Soufflé commenced at Oracle Labs in Bris...
Indexes | Datomic (docs.datomic.com)
Indexes are one of the powerful tools Datomic provides for leverage over your data. Datomic indexes are used behind the scenes to implement Datalog query and entities, and they can be accessed directly through methods of Database and Connection.
Ketamine: From Party Drug to Prescription Medicine (www.cugmhp.org)
Ketamine’s ignominious start was as a psychedelic party drug with the street name of Special K. Its future is as a promising intervention for treatment-resistant depression. Just this month, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved esketamine, a form of ketamine, for the treatment of depression. It is the first truly new antidepressant medication […]
R (−)-ketamine shows greater potency and longer lasting antidepressant effects than S (+)-ketamine (www.sciencedirect.com)
The N-methyl-d-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist ketamine is one of the most attractive antidepressants for treatment-resistant major depressive di…
Ketamine: Now By Prescription (slatestarcodex.com)
Last week the FDA approved esketamine for treatment-resistant depression. Let’s review how the pharmaceutical industry works: a company discovers and patents a potentially exciting new drug. …
Party drug link to tinnitus 'cure' (www.stuff.co.nz)
An illegal party drug could hold the answer tinnitus sufferers have long been waiting to hear.
benzo.org.uk : Benzodiazepines: How They Work & How to Withdraw, Prof C H Ashton DM, FRCP, 2002 (www.benzo.org.uk)
Oral Ketamine for the Rapid Treatment of Depression and Anxiety in Patients Receiving Hospice Care (www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)
Depression is prevalent and undertreated in patients receiving hospice care. Standard antidepressants do not work rapidly or often enough to benefit most of these patients. Here, two cases are reported in which a single oral dose of ketamine provided ...
Beyond business: Disgraced Theranos bloodied family, friends, neighbors (arstechnica.com)
Personal stories shed light on the infamous biotech’s business strategies and culture.
MongoDB (www.youtube.com)
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Video Playback Speed (sysadmincasts.com)
Short linux sysadmin screencasts containing tutorials, tips and tricks. Great for both novice and experienced Sysadmins.
Write code that is easy to delete, not easy to extend. (programmingisterrible.com)
“Every line of code is written without reason, maintained out of weakness, and deleted by chance” Jean-Paul Sartre’s Programming in ANSI C. Every line of code written comes at a price: maintenance. To...
Modern Software Over-Engineering Mistakes (medium.com)
Few things are guaranteed to increase all the time: Distance between stars, Entropy in the visible universe, and Fucking business…
The Architecture of Open Source Applications (aosabook.org)
Architects look at thousands of buildings during their training, and study critiques of those buildings written by masters. In contrast, most software developers only ever get to know a handful of large programs well—usually programs they wrote themselves—and never study the great programs of history. As a result, they repeat one another's mistakes ...
How Developers Stop Learning: Rise of the Expert Beginner (daedtech.com)
The Wetware Crisis: the Dead Sea effect : Bruce F. Webster (brucefwebster.com)
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How Software Groups Rot: Legacy of the Expert Beginner (daedtech.com)
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The Fertility Doctor’s Secret (www.theatlantic.com)
Donald Cline must have thought no one would ever know. Then DNA testing came along.
Multiplicity (www.cityweekly.net)
The secret lives of notorious sperm-swapper Tom Lippert
Noisy Poll Results And Reptilian Muslim Climatologists from Mars (slatestarcodex.com)
Beware of Phantom Lizardmen I have only done a little bit of social science research, but it was enough to make me hate people. One study I helped with analyzed whether people from different countr…
Cumulative exposure to paternal seminal fluid prior to conception and subsequent risk of preeclampsia. - PubMed - NCBI (www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)
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The impact of donor insemination on the risk of preeclampsia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. - PubMed - NCBI (www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)
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Herpes Virus Reactivation in Astronauts During Spaceflight and Its Application on Earth (www.frontiersin.org)
Latent herpes virus reactivation has been demonstrated in astronauts during shuttle (10-16 days) and International Space Station (≥ 180 days) flights. Following reactivation, viruses are shed in the body fluids of astronauts. Typically, shedding of viral DNA is asymptomatic in astronauts regardless of mission duration; however, in some cases, live/infectious virus was recovered by tissue culture that was associated with atopic-dermatitis or skin ...
Globally, an estimated two-thirds of the population under 50 are infected with herpes simplex virus type 1 (www.who.int)
More than 3.7 billion people under the age of 50 – or 67% of the population – are infected with herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1), according to WHO’s first global estimates of HSV-1 infection published today in the journal PLOS ONE.
Neonatal Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Infection - Pediatrics - Merck Manuals Professional Edition (www.merckmanuals.com)
Oral Herpes | Johns Hopkins Medicine Health Library (www.hopkinsmedicine.org)
Oral herpes, caused by herpes simplex virus type 1, is a common infection of the mouth area. Learn about prevention, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
Even More Evidence for the Link Between Alzheimer’s and Herpes (www.theatlantic.com)
Several new studies have rejuvenated a long-dismissed idea that links the common brain disease to the viral infections.
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Herpes simplex virus (www.who.int)
The herpes simplex virus, or herpes, is categorized into 2 types: Symptoms of herpes include painful blisters or ulcers at the site of infection.
STD Facts - Genital Herpes (Detailed version) (www.cdc.gov)
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The New Scarlet Letter (content.time.com)
Herpes, an incurable virus, threatens to undo the sexual revolution