HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-03-13
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Show HN: RoughJS – Create hand-drawn graphics using JavaScript http://roughjs.com/

Lossy GIF compressor https://kornel.ski/lossygif

Larry Page’s Flying Taxis, Now Exiting Stealth Mode https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/12/business/dealbook/flying-taxis-larry-page.html

Show HN: AtomicWrite: cross platform library for atomically writing data to disk https://gitlab.com/jeffreyrogers27/AtomicWrite#readme

Community Interaction and Conflict on the Web https://snap.stanford.edu/conflict/

Coltrane Pitch Diagrams: Wrapping notes around a torus https://medium.com/@lucas_gonze/coltrane-pitch-diagrams-e25b7d9f5093

Synode: understanding and automatically preventing injection attacks on Node.js https://blog.acolyer.org/2018/03/12/synode-understanding-and-automatically-preventing-injection-attacks-on-node-js/

EasyPost is hiring everyone https://www.easypost.com/jobs

New ThinkPad Guts Bring Intel Core I, DDR4, USB 3 to Cult Laptops https://hackaday.com/2018/03/12/new-guts-make-old-thinkpads-new/

Semantic Image Segmentation with DeepLab in Tensorflow https://research.googleblog.com/2018/03/semantic-image-segmentation-with.html

The Quest for a Universal Translator for Old, Obsolete Computer Files https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/how-to-open-old-computer-files

Lyft says its revenue is growing nearly 3x faster than Uber’s https://techcrunch.com/2018/03/12/lyft-says-its-revenue-is-growing-nearly-3x-faster-than-ubers/

Darts, Dice, and Coins: Sampling from a Discrete Distribution (2011) http://www.keithschwarz.com/darts-dice-coins/

Potent malware that hid for six years spread through routers https://securelist.com/apt-slingshot/84312/

Compressing and enhancing hand-written notes (2016) https://mzucker.github.io/2016/09/20/noteshrink.html

$560M Powerball Winner Can Keep Her Name Private, Judge Rules https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/12/us/lottery-winner-privacy.html

Former Docker CEO Ben Golub Joins Storj as Executive Chairman and Interim CEO https://beta.techcrunch.com/2018/03/12/former-docker-ceo-ben-golub-joins-storj-as-executive-chairman-and-interim-ceo/

Concurrency I can finally understand and write correctly http://jordi.inversethought.com/blog/advent-of-d/#day18

The Effect of Zoning on Housing Prices – Research from Australia’s Reserve Bank [pdf] https://www.rba.gov.au/publications/rdp/2018/pdf/rdp2018-03.pdf

Kubernetes Security Announcement – new versions released to address volume vulns https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/kubernetes-announce/6sNHO_jyBzE

China Unveils ’Revolutionary’ Plan to Give Communist Party Even More Power https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-03-13/china-unveils-revolutionary-plan-to-ensure-party-holds-power

Tim Berners-Lee: we must regulate tech firms to prevent ’weaponised’ web https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/mar/11/tim-berners-lee-tech-companies-regulations?CMP=share_btn_fb

Humble Bundle Books: Artificial Intelligence https://www.humblebundle.com/books/artificial-intelligence-books

Tesla GPU Accelerator Bang for the Buck, Kepler to Volta https://www.nextplatform.com/2018/03/05/tesla-gpu-accelerator-bang-buck-kepler-volta/

Urn: A Lisp implementation for Lua http://urn-lang.com/

OpenSnitch: LittleSnitch clone for Linux https://www.opensnitch.io

Gödel’s First Incompleteness Theorem for Programmers https://dvt.name/2018/03/12/godels-first-incompleteness-theorem-programmers/

Terminal spreading depolarization and electrical silence in death of human brain http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ana.25147/full

The myth of the ’agricultural revolution’ https://www.eurozine.com/change-course-human-history

Coronary heart disease is a chronic inflammatory condition http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/51/15/1111

Chrome 65 blocks you by default from taking screenshots in Incognito mode https://android.stackexchange.com/q/192104/42220

Four Years After Declaring War on Pollution, China Is Winning https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/12/upshot/china-pollution-environment-longer-lives.html

Questions for TSA after reports of laptop and phone searches on domestic flights https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/mar/12/tsa-surveillance-laptops-cellphones-domestic-flights

Cheap 3D-printed home is a start for the 1B who lack shelter https://www.theverge.com/2018/3/12/17101856/3d-printed-housing-icon-shelter-housing-crisis

The problem with the Code of Conduct https://shiromarieke.github.io/coc.html

Shaderoo: realtime ballpoint effect https://shaderoo.org/?shader=yMP3J7

Researchers produce nearly-pure rare earth concentrates from coal https://uknow.uky.edu/research/uk-researchers-first-produce-high-grade-rare-earths-coal

Twilio Flex: the programmable contact center platform https://www.twilio.com/flex

National Geographic: For Decades, Our Coverage Was Racist https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2018/04/from-the-editor-race-racism-history/

The Case of the Missing Core Files (2014) http://boston.conman.org/2014/03/05.1

Common Patterns for Analyzing Datasets on Kaggle https://thekevinscott.com/common-patterns-for-analyzing-data/

How to Design a Better Pitch Deck (2015) https://blog.ycombinator.com/how-to-design-a-better-pitch-deck/

A User-Centred Approach to Functions in Excel (2003) https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/research/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/excel.pdf

Ubisoft is using AI to catch bugs in games before devs make them http://www.wired.co.uk/article/ubisoft-commit-assist-ai

“Rise and Kill First” Exploring Israel’s Assassination Program https://theintercept.com/2018/03/11/israel-mossad-assassination-book/

Show HN: “Run” – Enabling tools that are more customizable and easy to use https://run.tools

Do Women’s Networking Events Move the Needle on Equality? https://hbr.org/2018/02/do-womens-networking-events-move-the-needle-on-equality

Origins of Go Concurrency Style by Rob Pike https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=65&v=3DtUzH3zoFo

Stop cherry-picking, start merging, Part 1: The merge conflict https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/oldnewthing/20180312-00/?p=98215

The science of fake news – Science http://science.sciencemag.org/content/359/6380/1094.full

Show HN: Bootstrapper’s Handbook building startups the indie way https://makebook.io

University of Arizona tracks student ID cards to detect who might drop out https://www.theverge.com/2018/3/12/17109224/university-of-arizona-tracking-smartchips-student-ids-privacy-drop-out

Show HN: An algorithmically generated list of influential people in crypto https://cryptoinfluencers.io/

NSA Retreats from Targeted PCs If They’re Already Infected by Other APT Malware https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/nsa-retreats-from-targeted-pcs-if-theyre-already-infected-by-other-apt-malware/

Cryptocurrencies: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g6iDZspbRMg

The web is under threat. Join us and fight for it. – Tim Berners-Lee https://medium.com/@timberners_lee/the-web-is-under-threat-join-us-and-fight-for-it-69cb3408c770

Top Performing Reporters on FB Work at the Onion, Daily Wire, the LAD Bible http://www.newswhip.com/2018/03/top-reporters-on-facebook/

Google to Reveal “World’s Highest Resolution OLED Display” for VR in May https://www.roadtovr.com/google-feature-wide-fov-high-resolution-vr-oled-display-sid-2018/?platform=hootsuite

World Wide Web’s 29th Birthday – Open Letter from Sir Tim Berners-Lee https://webfoundation.org/2018/03/web-birthday-29/

Mender: An Open Source Software Updater for the Internet of Things https://thenewstack.io/mender-open-source-iot-software-updater/

Show HN: Weekend Project – Drive users through the page http://kamranahmed.info/driver?m=hn

The smallest PC in the world – now with the new i.MX8 chip https://liliputing.com/2018/03/now-you-can-buy-mini-pcs-with-nxp-i-mx8-chips.html

Elon Musk says the Boring Company’s Loop will prioritize pedestrians, cyclists https://arstechnica.com/cars/2018/03/elon-musk-says-the-boring-companys-loop-will-prioritize-pedestrians-cyclists/

Show HN: Visualize your AWS Data Architecture using a real-time network diagram https://cloudarchitecturedashboard.com/

How One Sickle Cell Mutation Helped Protect the World from Malaria https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/08/health/sickle-cell-mutation.html

A guide to securing client-side apps (mobile, native, browser) with OAuth2 https://www.ory.sh/oauth2-for-mobile-app-spa-browser?branch=master

Show HN: Gel – N64-like software renderer in C https://github.com/glouw/gel