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Routing All Traffic Through a VPN Gateway on Linux · Sweetcode.io

Trying to change your default VPN gateway on Linux and having trouble. You can do it by manually reconfiguring routing tables. Here’s how. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Fifty Years of Minimalism (2015)

Brian Eno is MORE DARK THAN SHARK – an archive of interviews, articles, albums, lyrics and other information about the ambient music master, visual artist and producer of David Bowie, U2 and Coldplay. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

China’s slam dunk ‘sharing economy’ booms, but can it last?

Fancy shooting some hoops, but don’t have a basketball? Caught in the rain with no umbrella? Smartphone run out of juice? – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

The Traditional Lecture Is Dead. I Would Know—I’m a Professor

An awesome science show from the ’80s makes it to YouTube, and it shows just how pointless the traditional lecture is. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

rodrigogs/express-seed

express-seed – Minimal Node.js express based application for project kickstarting. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Extracting Chinese Hard Subs from a Video, Part 1

I’ve been watching the Chinese TV show 他来了,请闭眼 (Love Me If You Dare). It’s a good show, kinda reminiscent of the BBC series Sherlock, likewise a crime drama … – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Why do so few people major in computer science? | Dan Wang

The number of people who majored in computer science in the US isn’t much higher in 2015 than in 2005. Why do so few students major in computer science? – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

What Google AMP Means for the JavaScript Community

By neglecting web performance, the JavaScript community unintentionally paved the way for AMP. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Fundamentals of an Enterprise Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) System – Tech Ladder

Role-based access control (RBAC) is an approach to restricting system access to users based on defined roles. Many companies have built internal system like these, but usually in a very archaic and haphazard way. There are a few primary semantics to a role and a set of attributes, operaters, and actions that define a role. Defining a Role A role should have five semantic components: Name… – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

The Big One is going to happen, no matter how much you want to deny it, California scientists say

When you know why you should be scared, you’ll be more likely to act to protect yourself, says one scientist. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Portugal cup final match ball delivered by man surfing DRONE

Benfica beat Vitoria Guimaraes 2-1 to clinch the Taca de Portugal thanks to goals from Raul Jimenez and Eduardo Salvio – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Ethereum in a Technical Nutshell

I’ve been trying to boil Ethereum down into one sentence that captures the fundamental essence of the platform. Let’s call this a work in… – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

The Work You Do, the Person You Are

The pleasure of being necessary to my parents was profound. I was not like the children in folktales: burdensome mouths to feed. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

WriteCodeEveryday/darnbrokenrails

darnbrokenrails – An attempt at a cybersecurity / code quality teaching tool for Rails. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

The reusable holdout: Preserving validity in adaptive data analysis

Posted by Moritz Hardt, Research Scientist Machine learning and statistical analysis play an important role at the forefront of scientific… – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

ANDi’s 90 Day Challenge: Day 22 – Janken Battle Arena

ANDi’s 90 Day Challenge: Day 22 – JanKen Battle Arena. Looking for a new kind of game? JanKen Battle Arena offers players a novel and unique gaming experience that revolves around the old classic Rock, Paper and Scissors mechanic combined with a fighting game element and sprinkled with Social and RPG elements. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Five Innovative Projects Given The Africa Development Impact Award For 2017 By The African Development Bank

Five innovative projects from accross Afrika were awarded the 2017 Africa Development Impact Award. The award is organised by the African Development Bank. A total of 22 innovation projects were submitted for consideration. Akinumwi Adesina, President of AfDB, emphasized that the AfDB’s business is “to deliver lasting changes in people’s – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology