Contributed by Wil Alambre over the course of September 10th…
The Node.js team has just put together a final stable release of Node v4.0.0. "New to Node.js, we also have first-class support for ARM processors. Our test suite must be continually passing on ARMv6, ARMv7 and the new 64-bit ARMv8 processors. So Node.js is officially ready for use by hobbyists and ARM server users alike."
National Geographic sold to Rupert Murdoch
After 127 years under the ownership of a non-profit, the magazines, websites and other media assets are being shifted to a new company majority owned by Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox.
NASA releases entire 1970s Graphics Standard Manual online for free
The manual is famous for introducing NASA's "Worm" logo, as well as outlining how the logo should be placed on various NASA materials. No formal announcement or press release accompanied the download, so it's not clear what prompted it.
Results from the Subtraction.com Design Tools Survey
The questions asked about the preferred software that designers are using today for tasks like brainstorming, wireframing, user interface design, prototyping and more.
New species of ancient human discovered in South African cave
Scientists have announced the discovery of 15 partial skeletons belonging to what is thought to be a previously unknown species of ancient human.