Improbable and Epic Games establish $25M fund to help devs move to ‘more open engines’ after Unity debacle

Improbable is taking a daring step after announcing earlier today that Unity had revoked its license to operate on the popular game development engine. The UK-based cloud gaming startup has inked a late-night press release with Unity rival Epic Games, which operates the Unreal Engine and is the cre…

techcrunch.com/2019/01/10/impr

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World Of Warcraft Helped This Man Grow An 8-Figure Business

Eden Amirav was Israel’s national undefeated champion at World of Warcraft. He has also established and sold one seven-figure business and…

hackernoon.com/world-of-warcra

Finland’s grand AI experiment

Inside Finland’s plan to train its population in artificial intelligence.

politico.eu/article/finland-on

dandrews/nefarious-linkedin

:shipit: A look at how LinkedIn spies on its users. - dandrews/nefarious-linkedin

github.com/dandrews/nefarious-

January Headline: Python is TIOBE's programming language of the year 2018!

TIOBE Index | TIOBE - The Software Quality Company

tiobe.com/tiobe-index/

Ditching Medium

As you’ve probably heard, people aren’t too happy with Medium at the moment. What started as an awesome blogging platform seems to have quickly turned into…

joshjahans.com/ditching-medium

Programmer as wizard, programmer as engineer

Context matters. Sometimes we need to get things done, sometimes we need to build things to last.

tedinski.com/2018/03/20/wizard

Why does decentralization matter?

Reasons why you should care about how your social network is run and structured

blog.joinmastodon.org/2018/12/

Why Machine Learning is the BEST field in the world

Why Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence and Data Science is truly great

towardsdatascience.com/why-mac

Serverless is awesome (if you overlook inflated costs, dislike distributed computing, love vendor lock-in), say boffins

If 2019 is the year you try AWS Lambda et al, then here are pitfalls to look out for

theregister.co.uk/2018/12/19/s

trimstray/the-book-of-secret-knowledge

:dizzy: A collection of awesome lists, manuals, blogs, hacks, one-liners, cli/web tools and more. Especially for System and Network Administrators, DevOps, Pentesters or Security Researchers. - tri...

github.com/trimstray/the-book-

California Begins Effort to Use More Open Source Technology

The Government Operations Agency has launched the California Code website. The site will host policies and, eventually, the state's open source projects.

govtech.com/pcio/California-Be

Clojure's stability: lessons learned • Steve Klabnik

There’s been some Programming Language Discourse lately, and I have some thoughts. It’s mostly centered around a comment on the orange website: I would put it simply: Clojure was designed by a thinker, who creates when he is away from the... | Steve Klabnik | “The most violent element in society is ignorance.” - Emma Goldman

words.steveklabnik.com/why-is-

6 tips and tricks for using KeePassX to secure your passwords

Get more out of your password manager by following these best practices.

opensource.com/article/18/12/k

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