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Ken Thompson's Unix Password (leahneukirchen.org)
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Apple Removes HKmap.live from the App Store (twitter.com)
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Blizzard Employees Staged a Walkout to Protest Banned Pro-Hong Kong Gamer (www.thedailybeast.com)
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Blizzard's Hong Kong Screw-Up Is Officially an International Incident (www.vice.com)
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A dumb reason computer vision apps aren’t working: Exif Orientation (medium.com)
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Pair Locking Your iPhone (arkadiyt.com)
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Epic CEO says it won't ban Fortnite players for taking a stance on human rights (twitter.com)
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Chemistry Nobel Goes to Lithium-Ion Battery Innovators (www.quantamagazine.org)
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Ex-World of Warcraft developer's thread about China and the gaming industry (twitter.com)
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China attacks Apple for allowing Hong Kong crowdsourced police activity app (techcrunch.com)
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Overwatch's Mei Is Becoming a Symbol of the Hong Kong Resistance (kotaku.com)
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Blizzard's Weibo Account Just Posted an Apology To China (reddit.com)
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Critical Security Issue Identified in iTerm2 (blog.mozilla.org)
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Economy Is Growing, but Americans Using Less Steel, Paper, Fertilizer and Energy (reason.com)
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Dealing with China Isn’t Worth the Moral Cost (www.nytimes.com)
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String Theory Does Not Win a Nobel, and I Win a Long Bet (blogs.scientificamerican.com)
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Newsrooms, let’s talk about G Suite (freedom.press)
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Rwanda just released the first smartphone made entirely in Africa (www.fastcompany.com)
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The Future of Mathematics? [video] (www.youtube.com)
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Show HN: uPlot.js – An exceptionally fast, tiny time series chart (github.com)
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Changing Your Diet Can Help Tamp Down Depression, Boost Mood (www.npr.org)
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Blizzard has blocked the possibility to remove account (twitter.com)
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The Obvious UI Is Often the Best UI (medium.com)
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FBI misused surveillance data, spied on its own, FISA ruling finds (arstechnica.com)
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Small C Compilers (bootstrapping.miraheze.org)
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The Anti-Solar Panel – A Device That Generates Electricity from Darkness (www.intelligentliving.co)
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Waymo to customers: “Completely driverless Waymo cars are on the way” (techcrunch.com)
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Re-writing the site of Norway's largest transport provider in Elm (blogg.bekk.no)
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Designing a COM Library for Rust (msrc-blog.microsoft.com)
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How bullying may shape adolescent brains (qz.com)
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A Useful Thing in Bash (coderwall.com)
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The Isle of Man is not in the UK (www.bbc.com)
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Hams must remove repeaters from CA mountaintops or pay huge fees [pdf] (www.shastadefense.com)
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NBA Events in China Disrupted over Hong Kong Tweet (www.wsj.com)
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IRS issues additional guidance on tax treatment for cryptocurrency (www.irs.gov)
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China Says ‘Stay Tuned’ for Retaliation over U.S. Tech Blacklist (www.bloomberg.com)
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GitHub and US Government Developers (github.blog)
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NixOS 19.09 (nixos.org)
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No Radical Changes in GNU Project (lists.gnu.org)
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VxWorks now with C++17 and Rust support, alongside Ada and SPARK (www.windriver.com)
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Beijing Takes Aim at Prague After ‘One-China’ Dispute Deepens (www.bloomberg.com)
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Lessons from Design School for Software Engineers (stackoverflow.blog)
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The Passion Economy and the Future of Work (a16z.com)
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The myth of inevitable technological progress (www.vox.com)
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Scientific Papers That Were Rejected Before Going on to Win a Nobel Prize (2016) (www.sciencealert.com)
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PG&E Outage Darkens Northern California Amid Wildfire Threat (www.nytimes.com)
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Why did a humpback whale save a seal's life? (www.sciencemag.org)
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Russia’s Retro Lenin Museum Still Runs on Decades-Old Apple II Computers (www.atlasobscura.com)
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Why is Middle School so hard? (www.theatlantic.com)
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The PDP-7 Where Unix Began (bsdimp.blogspot.com)
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Lessons from Building Node Apps in Docker (jdlm.info)
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Apple is not your friend (twitter.com)
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China Is Forcing Tech Companies to Choose Between Profits and Free Speech (onezero.medium.com)
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MVPs and $100k AWS Bills: Reflections on the Launch of Octopus Cloud 1.0 (octopus.com)
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Computational survivalist (www.johndcook.com)
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Robel: Robotics Benchmarks for Learning with Low-Cost Robots (ai.googleblog.com)
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Managing by Outcomes (www.producttalk.org)
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Coherent OS (en.wikipedia.org)
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More on Postgres Performance (www.craigkerstiens.com)
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A Solar Power Plant designed to deliver 100% of the electricity after sunset (pv-magazine-usa.com)
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Show HN: Interviews with open source maintainers and developers (https://sourcesort.com)
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Cameras Could Replace Car Mirrors (www.bloomberg.com)
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Salesforce: We Ditched Python for Google's Go Language in Einstein Analytics (www.zdnet.com)
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Learn more about iCloud in China mainland (support.apple.com)
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Amazon Workers May Be Watching Your Cloud Cam Home Footage (www.bloomberg.com)
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Kids playground built from discarded wind turbine parts (2017) (lifeandsoulmagazine.com)
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Amazon EKS Windows Container Support Now Generally Available (aws.amazon.com)
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Survey: Average American Hasn’t Made a New Friend – In 5 Years (www.studyfinds.org)
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Nietzsche’s Eternal Return (www.newyorker.com)
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Scientist Behind Navy's “UFO Patents” Filed One for a Compact Fusion Reactor (www.thedrive.com)
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The Making of the American Gulag (bostonreview.net)
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Sixers fans say they were ejected from preseason game for 'Free Hong Kong' signs (ftw.usatoday.com)
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As Trump Administration Downplays Warming, Agencies Chronicle Climate Impacts (www.scientificamerican.com)
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In France, Elder Care Comes with the Mail (www.newyorker.com)
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Researchers Are Making Memes Accessible to the Blind (onezero.medium.com)
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The KeY Project (www.key-project.org)
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Alibaba to Stop Sales of E-Cigarettes to U.S. Buyers (www.wsj.com)
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Abandoning a Cat – By Haruki Murakami (www.newyorker.com)
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The Origin of the Foot Rail (imbibemagazine.com)
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Beware of Cranks: Misguided attempts to solve impossible mathematical problems (www.laphamsquarterly.org)
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Apple Removes Quartz News App from Chinese App Store (twitter.com)
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China is destroying Uigher burial grounds (www.theguardian.com)
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2 in 5 Canadians quit their jobs because of bad bosses (twitter.com)
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Defining Types in Shen (bluishcoder.co.nz)
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WxErlang: Getting_started [pdf] (arifishaq.files.wordpress.com)
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How We Made – Napoleon (www.theguardian.com)
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Formal Abstracts – express mathematical publications in a computer-readable form (formalabstracts.github.io)
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New method visualizes groups of neurons as they compute (news.mit.edu)
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Thoughts on Rms and Gnu (wingolog.org)
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In Pursuit of the “Real” Chateaubriand (publicdomainreview.org)
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Classrooms in China are equipped with AI cameras and brain-wave trackers (twitter.com)
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Remember the FBI's promise it wasn’t abusing the NSA’s data on US citizens? (www.theregister.co.uk)
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Gravity Model of Trade (en.wikipedia.org)
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Twitter: No, really, we're sorry we sold your security info for lots od cash (www.theregister.co.uk)
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Unrealised Potential (www.brettmacfarlane.com)
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What Saul Bellow Saw (mosaicmagazine.com)
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Turkey starts attacking syrian kurds SDF after US forces left (www.aljazeera.com)
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Open letter to all developers with blogs (item?id=21205132)
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Conquer Your Dotfiles with VCSH and Mr (germano.dev)
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Serverless (martinfowler.com)
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Ripper: Story of the Egregiously Bad Videogame (www.wired.com)
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Apple removes ‘Quartz’ news app from App Store at request of the government (9to5mac.com)
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Simulated infant program in highschools doubled teen pregnancy rate (2016) [pdf] (opvoeding-wetenschap.nl)
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Revolution of Our Times: HK Protest Role-Playing Game Suspended from Google Play (www.hongkongfp.com)
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Obesity Is Weighing on Education, Productivity and the Economy (www.bloomberg.com)
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Visual Studio Code – September 2019 (version 1.39) update (code.visualstudio.com)
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What Can Brown Do for Ag Drones? A Lot (www.croplife.com)
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Complexity Is Bad (2017) (thezvi.wordpress.com)
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Interview with a Pornhub Web Developer (davidwalsh.name)
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A Visit to the Large Scale Systems Museum (www.righto.com)
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On the Far Right Past of Ingvar Kamprad, Founder of IKEA (lithub.com)
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Kubernetes ‘Billion Laughs’ Vulnerability Is No Laughing Matter (thenewstack.io)
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US Customs Officer Harasses Defense One Journalist at Dulles Airport (www.defenseone.com)
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Why older people should be allowed to change their legal age (aeon.co)
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React – A quick cheatsheet for beginners, with examples (medium.com)
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Why doesn’t C++ have networking support? (quuxplusone.github.io)
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Ex-Nasdaq CEO warns: Recent IPOs unclear profit path reminds him of tech bubble (www.cnbc.com)
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The €963 Book Launch That Made Me Wish to Get Back to My Secured Job (christoph-rumpel.com)
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FEMA Bought 44,000 Flood-Prone Homes. They May Have to Buy Millions More (www.bloomberg.com)
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China Loses a Tech Generation as the Big Payoff Promise Fades (www.bloomberg.com)
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Patterns for Practical CSS Custom Properties Use (css-tricks.com)
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Stallman insists he's still Chief GNUisance while 18 maintainers want him out (forums.theregister.co.uk)
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China's One China Policy (en.wikipedia.org)
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Eight O'Clock Is Relative (www.jefftk.com)
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Time and Relative Dimension in Space (pgdba.org)
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Oracle Shelves Larry Ellison’s Dream of Cloud Dominance (www.bloomberg.com)
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World’s super-rich hit by private jet pilot shortage (www.independent.co.uk)
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Show HN: B2B Partnerships Search Built with NextJS, ELK and GCP (https://www.partneroid.com)
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The (Fake) 'Free Public WiFi' You Always See at Airports (www.techdirt.com)
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Top algorithms and techniques for deep learning inference on small devices (heartbeat.fritz.ai)
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US pushes to fund western rivals to Huawei (www.ft.com)
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Insurer James River shares slide 22% after it cancels policies issued to Uber (finance.yahoo.com)
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Apple Removes App That Tracked Hong Kong Police (www.nytimes.com)
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Sustainable UX design: saving the environment with smarter websites (www.parkersoftware.com)
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Revealed: Firms behind a third of all carbon emissions (www.theguardian.com)
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US Government Tried to Shutdown Bitcoin (www.forbes.com)
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$1000 Free AWS Credits (http://www.joinsecret.com)
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Apple analyst says AR glasses nearing production (www.macrumors.com)
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Won't Someone Please Think of Microsoft? (gizmodo.com)
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Could a habitable planet orbit a supermassive black hole? (www.technologyreview.com)
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From Shake Shack to Starbucks, the HK-China Standoff Is Proving Bad for Business (www.seattletimes.com)
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Hayao Miyazaki's Airships [video] (www.youtube.com)
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Allow six-year-olds to vote? No, but it’s not as crazy as it sounds (2018) (www.theguardian.com)
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Retool (YC W17) hiring engineers, support engineers, designers, etc. in SF (item?id=21209355)
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