HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-02-24
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The Practice is not the Performance: Why project-based learning fails http://www.pathsensitive.com/2018/02/the-practice-is-not-performance-why.html

10,000 year clock gets lowered into Texan mountain https://www.theengineer.co.uk/10000-year-clock-texan-mountain/

The Philosophy of Computer Science https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/computer-science/

Keras reimplementation of "One pixel attack for fooling deep neural networks" https://github.com/Hyperparticle/one-pixel-attack-keras

Nothing Is Cheaper Than Proof of Work http://www.truthcoin.info/blog/pow-cheapest?q=1

Java Grinder: Compile Java bytecode to microcontroller assembly https://github.com/mikeakohn/java_grinder#java-grinder

Learning Word Vectors for 157 Languages https://arxiv.org/abs/1802.06893

Adolescents’ rich and nuanced relationship with risky behaviour https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-02170-3

Bitmain, the largest mining hardware company, made around $4B last year http://coinsocial.io/2018/02/23/bitmain-largest-mining-hardware-manufacturer-made-around-4-billion-last-year/

Citi to Refund $330M to Credit Card Customers It Overcharged https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/23/business/citigroup-credit-card-refunds.html

Cockpit – Administer Linux servers via a web browser http://cockpit-project.org/

Manafort Left an Incriminating Paper Trail Converting PDFs to Word https://slate.com/technology/2018/02/paul-manafort-couldnt-convert-pdfs-to-word-documents.html

Signatures of positive selection in autism spectrum disorder genes http://journals.plos.org/plosgenetics/article?rev=2&id=10.1371/journal.pgen.1006618

Walking and rolling of crystals induced thermally by phase transition https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-017-02549-2

Defending your app from copies and clones https://marco.org/2018/02/22/your-app-was-copied

One File Linux – live linux distro combined in one EFI file https://github.com/zhovner/OneFileLinux/

Mark Cuban says studying philosophy may soon be worth more than computer science https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/20/mark-cuban-philosophy-degree-will-be-worth-more-than-computer-science.html

VoiceOps is hiring engineers, salespeople in SF to build AI for B2B voice data https://voiceops.com/careers.html

Versioned Go Commands https://research.swtch.com/vgo-cmd

Goodbye to Eclipse – the end of an era as an Eclipse plugin developer http://pureconcepture.blogspot.com/2017/07/goodbye-to-eclipse-end-of-era-for.html

Show HN: GitHub Trending Repos https://github.com/vitalets/github-trending-repos

Announcing Dart 2: Optimized for Client-Side Development https://medium.com/dartlang/announcing-dart-2-80ba01f43b6

Under Victorian Microscopes, an Enchanted World https://daily.jstor.org/victorian-microscope-enchanted-world

A Guide to Law Enforcement Spying Technology https://www.eff.org/sls

Oxidizing Fedora: Try Rust and Its Applications Today https://fedoramagazine.org/oxidizing-fedora-try-rust-applications-today/

Facebook’s Mandatory Anti-Malware Scan Is Invasive and Lacks Transparency https://www.wired.com/story/facebook-mandatory-malware-scan

Don’t Know What to Do with Your Life? Seek Bargains (2012) http://calnewport.com/blog/2012/02/24/dont-know-what-to-do-with-your-life-seek-bargains/

When the Copyright Office Meets, the Future Needs a Seat at the Table https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/02/when-copyright-office-meets-future-doesnt-get-seat-table

Building a backup bee: A novel replacement for the embattled honeybee https://thefern.org/2018/02/building-backup-bee/

Emacs Lisp Lambda Expressions Are Not Self-Evaluating http://nullprogram.com/blog/2018/02/22/

Show HN: LambStatus – Status page system built on AWS Lambda https://github.com/ks888/LambStatus

NLP can predict who responds to psilocybin for treatment-resistant depression https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29407543/

Show HN: Hypnosis app to increase productivity https://itunes.apple.com/app/mindset-simple-hypnosis/id1334431656

Silicon Valley Billionaire Wants You Off His Stretch of the California Coastline https://gizmodo.com/silicon-valley-billionaire-wants-you-off-his-stretch-of-1823263769

Intel 4004 microprocessor oral history panel (2007) http://www.computerhistory.org/collections/catalog/102658187

How Dropbox handles downgrades https://userflowpro.com/blog/dropbox-downgrades/

Elon Musk’s Boring Company Gets Preliminary Permit for NYC-DC Hyperloop https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/19/elon-musks-boring-company-gets-preliminary-permit-for-nyc-d-c-hyperloop/

Sheriff Accused OfCorruption Responds: Lions Don’t Care About Opinions of Sheep https://reason.com/blog/2018/02/23/broward-county-sheriff-scott-israel-accu

New plan to defund space station opens up some surprising possibilities https://www.nbcnews.com/mach/science/iss-was-never-supposed-end-ncna848771

Two-Way Communication Is Possible with a Single Quantum Particle https://www.sciencenews.org/article/two-way-communication-possible-single-quantum-particle?tgt=nr

CDC employee last seen 11 days ago when he left work feeling unwell https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/cdc-employee-timothy-cunningham-went-missing-more-week-ago-n850721

The Construction of Medieval and Tudor Houses in London (1991) [pdf] https://www.arct.cam.ac.uk/Downloads/chs/vol7/article1.pdf

The ’loudness’ of our thoughts affects how we judge external sounds https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/02/180223092142.htm

DisneyQuest: 1990s edutainment game made manifest, strange utopian idea run wild https://twitter.com/MaxKriegerVG/status/966785570432221186

Lawsuits filed against “winner-take-all” electoral system https://medium.com/@lessig/the-challenge-to-winner-take-all-launched-35ff6865a1c6

Why Facebook Is a Waste of Time–and Money–for Nonprofits https://news.artnet.com/opinion/social-media-steve-lambert-facebook-nonprofits-1230593

Douglas Bader, the legendary legless British WWII ace https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Douglas_Bader

On the Internet, nobody knows you’re a dog (1993) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/On_the_Internet,_nobody_knows_you%27re_a_dog

YouTube finally notices Infowars is peddling dangerous conspiracies https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/23/youtube-notices-infowars-peddles-conspiracies/?sr_source=Twitter

Can Humans and Computers Mate and Have Babies? http://blog.dilbert.com/2018/02/23/can-humans-computers-mate-babies/

Why I’m still using “Fizz Buzz” to hire Software-Developers https://hackernoon.com/why-im-still-using-fizz-buzz-to-hire-software-developers-7e31a89a4bbf

Obesity and Overweight Prevalence for the U.S https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/obesity-overweight.htm

Against guilty pleasures: Adorno on the crimes of pop culture https://aeon.co/essays/against-guilty-pleasures-adorno-on-the-crimes-of-pop-culture

Npm’s real problem wasn’t the code, but how it’s developed, deployed and used http://www.zdnet.com/article/show-stopping-bug-appears-in-npm-node-js-package-manager/

Roman ‘gate to hell’ killed its victims with a cloud of deadly carbon dioxide https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/02/roman-gate-hell-killed-its-victims-cloud-deadly-carbon-dioxide

Show HN: A serverless chat backend – built on Firebase Cloud Functions https://github.com/abiglobalhealth/chatFireServerless

Today is the 25th anniversary of the launch of Microsoft Visual C++ 1.0 https://twitter.com/stevesi/status/966794514122776576

Rob Pike: /bin/true used to be an empty file https://twitter.com/rob_pike/status/966896123548872705

Show HN: Now UI Dashboard – Free Admin, Design by Invision Code by Creative Tim https://demos.creative-tim.com/now-ui-dashboard/examples/dashboard.html

Show HN: Automatically rotate slanted images https://github.com/ajay-gandhi/autorotate

Is America a ‘Nation of Immigrants’? Immigration Agency Says No https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/22/us/uscis-nation-of-immigrants.html

Russian trolls on Twitter ‘rile’ Americans on gun violence http://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/nation-world/national/national-security/article201646339.html