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On Being a Free Software Maintainer


Year is 2013. I learn about a new, alpha-quality project called “GNOME Calendar.” Intriguing. I like calendars. “Cool, I’ll track that,” said my younger self. Heavy de…
Article word count: 855

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19534682
Posted by ekianjo (karma: 19453)
Post stats: Points: 90 - Comments: 42 - 2019-03-31T09:39:26Z

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Hundreds of luxury Vancouver mansions being rented for cheap


In Vancouver, where sky-high real estate prices have made ownership impossible for many, it’s suddenly not too difficult to live like a king.
Article word count: 483

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19353686
Posted by mji (karma: 477)
Post stats: Points: 109 - Comments: 84 - 2019-03-10T19:05:09Z

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Tufts student claims innocence after being expelled for grade hacking


As she sat in the airport with a one-way ticket in her hand, Tiffany Filler wondered how she would pick up the pieces of her life, with tens of thousands of dollars in student debt and nothing to show…
Article word count: 2965

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19345462
Posted by DyslexicAtheist (karma: 11327)
Post stats: Points: 115 - Comments: 114 - 2019-03-09T10:16:50Z

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How badly are we being ripped off on eyewear? Former industry execs tell all


Charles Dahan was a leading supplier of frames to LensCrafters, before the company was purchased by Luxottica. Glasses that cost him $20 to make would be sold for five times that amount.
Article word count: 1157

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19312499
Posted by ilamont (karma: 25065)
Post stats: Points: 180 - Comments: 165 - 2019-03-05T17:56:23Z

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On Being an Engineering Manager


I’ve been acting in the role of Engineering Manager for 6 months now, so it’s a good time to review how things are going. Some of the points below could be obvious to some and not everything will work…
Article word count: 2150

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19186657
Posted by boyter (karma: 5111)
Post stats: Points: 144 - Comments: 47 - 2019-02-17T20:27:20Z

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Is China’s corruption-busting AI being turned off for being too efficient?


Despite being restricted to just 30 counties and cities, artificial intelligence system has already helped snare 8,721 officials
Article word count: 1234

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19072433
Posted by rakkhi (karma: 865)
Post stats: Points: 124 - Comments: 64 - 2019-02-03T21:46:15Z

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VA. Democrat Gov. Northam denies being in racist photo, will not resign


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VA. Democrat Gov. Northam denies being in racist photo, will not resign