HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-02-21
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Mountain View approves nearly 10,000 homes by Google’s North Bayshore project https://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/news/2017/12/13/mountain-view-google-north-bayshore-approval.html

A Closed-Form Solution to Photorealistic Image Stylization https://arxiv.org/abs/1802.06474

There’s a Persistent Hum in Windsor, Ontario, and No One Knows Why https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/19/world/canada/windsor-hum.html

Apple Maps vs. Google Maps vs. Waze https://arturrr.com/2018/02/19/navigation-apps/amp/

Apply to over 100 YC companies at once through YC’s Work at a Startup https://www.workatastartup.com/

Go += Package Versioning https://research.swtch.com/vgo-intro

Toyota develops first neodymium-reduced, heat-resistant magnet for motors http://www.greencarcongress.com/2018/02/20180220-nd.html

Disabling Docker ICC still allows raw ethernet communication between containers https://github.com/brthor/docker-layer2-icc

CS 522: Machine Learning Approaches to Decode the Human Genome https://cs522.stanford.edu/notes/anshulkundaje.html

Stride, Atlassian’s Slack competitor, opens its API to all developers https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/20/stride-atlassians-slack-competitor-opens-its-api-to-all-developers/

Drawing an elephant with four complex parameters (2008) http://fermatslibrary.com/s/drawing-an-elephant-with-four-complex-parameters

Visibility and Monitoring for Machine Learning Models http://blog.launchdarkly.com/visibility-and-monitoring-for-machine-learning-models/

AP photographer Max Desfor dies at 104 https://apnews.com/c5ae198557264a049101ce1caf74c3c7

Let’s Encrypt ACMEv2 and Wildcard Launch Delay https://community.letsencrypt.org/t/acmev2-and-wildcard-launch-delay/53654

Spacewar: Fanatic Life and Symbolic Death Among the Computer Bums (1972) http://wheels.org/spacewar/stone/rolling_stone.html

Show HN: CloudMapper, open-source tool for visualizing AWS environments https://github.com/duo-labs/cloudmapper

Show HN: Checkbot for Chrome – web crawler that tests for web best practices https://www.checkbot.io

Instead of tracking page loads, track how many times it was viewed (2017) https://philipwalton.com/articles/how-we-track-pageviews-is-all-wrong/

Poland’s Central Bank Secretly Paid YouTubers to Slander Cryptos https://www.trustnodes.com/2018/02/17/polands-central-bank-secretly-paid-youtubers-slander-cryptos

A list of crypto readings and resources https://a16z.com/2018/02/10/crypto-readings-resources/

Show HN: VEEER – A Lightweight Window Manager for Your OS X http://veeer.io/

Common combinators in JavaScript https://gist.github.com/Avaq/1f0636ec5c8d6aed2e45

Are Monads a Waste of Time? http://lambda-the-ultimate.org/node/5504

Overview and Introduction to Lisp (1986) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYKRVNQ_MqE

Introducing HTTP/2 Server Push with NGINX 1.13.9 https://www.nginx.com/blog/nginx-1-13-9-http2-server-push/

Did Congress Really Expect Us to Whittle Our Own Personal Jailbreaking Tools? https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/02/did-congress-really-expect-us-whittle-our-own-personal-jailbreaking-tools

Why Artificial Intelligence Researchers Should Be More Paranoid https://www.wired.com/story/why-artificial-intelligence-researchers-should-be-more-paranoid

One year of cycling to work https://hookrace.net/blog/cycling-to-work/

GitHub’s open source project trends for 2018 https://github.com/blog/2499-open-source-project-trends-for-2018

Show HN: How software projects and companies got their name https://github.com/amitmerchant1990/how-products-got-their-name

Superset disassembly: statically rewriting x86 binaries without heuristics [pdf] http://wp.internetsociety.org/ndss/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2018/02/ndss2018_05A-4_Bauman_paper.pdf

Building low-overhead metrics collection for high-performance systems https://blog.wallaroolabs.com/2018/02/building-low-overhead-metrics-collection-for-high-performance-systems/

Broadcast camera lenses at the Olympics can cost as much as a Lamborghini https://www.popsci.com/olympic-camera-lenses-broadcast

Assign and grade Jupyter notebooks https://github.com/jupyter/nbgrader

The Geeks Who Put a Stop to Pennsylvania’s Partisan Gerrymandering https://www.wired.com/story/pennsylvania-partisan-gerrymandering-experts/

Trainee doctors left ’crying’ after computer glitch crashes online exam http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-02-20/trainee-doctors-left-distressed-after-online-exam-aborted/9464936

The Beauty of the COBOL Programming Language https://devops.com/the-beauty-of-the-cobol-programming-language-v2/

How I was hacked, and all my cryptocurrencies were stolen https://fabricegrinda.com/hacked-cryptocurrencies-stolen/

Go += Package Versioning https://research.swtch.com/vgo-tour

Only a fool would dare interrupt Boston Dynamics’ SpotMini from opening a door https://www.theverge.com/tldr/2018/2/20/17033982/boston-dynamics-spotmini-door-opening-video-interrupt-test

Better climate science has opened the door to lawsuits against Big Oil https://www.theverge.com/2018/2/20/17031676/climate-change-lawsuits-fossil-fuel-new-york-santa-cruz

This program is valid in 179 languages https://codegolf.stackexchange.com/a/155495

Petro: the first State-issued cryptoasset http://elpetro.gob.ve/index-en.html

Election Security High Priority–Until It Comes to Paying for New Voting Machines https://www.propublica.org/article/election-security-a-high-priority-until-it-comes-to-paying-for-new-voting-machines

Boeing X-20 Dyna-Soar Spaceplane https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boeing_X-20_Dyna-Soar

Introducing public beta of Datalore – web application for machine learning https://blog.jetbrains.com/blog/2018/02/20/introducing-public-beta-of-datalore-web-application-for-machine-learning/

Effect of Low-Fat vs. Low-Carb Diet on 12-Month Weight Loss in Overweight Adults https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2673150

GDPR: How small companies can get ready https://postmarkapp.com/blog/gdpr-get-ready

Show HN: Twatter – Find the best available Twitter handle https://github.com/elliottinvent/twatter

Samsung unveils world’s largest SSD with whopping 30TB of storage – The Verge https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2018/2/20/17031256/worlds-largest-ssd-drive-samsung-30-terabyte-pm1643

Tesla’s cloud was ‘hijacked’ by hackers to mine cryptocurrencies https://electrek.co/2018/02/20/tesla-cloud-hijacked-hackers-mine-cryptocurrencies/

Show HN: Check who, when and how is viewing your PDF https://www.helprange.com/

Moving a Large and Old Codebase to Python3 – Anders Hovmöller – Medium https://medium.com/@boxed/moving-a-large-and-old-codebase-to-python3-33a5a13f8c99

Survey of SF Reveals Trash on Every Block, Piles of Feces and Drug Needles https://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Diseased-Streets-472430013.html

Flight Sim Company Embeds Malware to Steal Pirates’ Passwords https://torrentfreak.com/flight-sim-company-embeds-malware-to-steal-pirates-passwords-180219/

’Strong’ Black Woman? ’Smart’ Asian Man? The Downside to Positive Stereotypes https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2018/02/17/586181350/strong-black-woman-smart-asian-man-the-downside-to-positive-stereotypes