HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-03-15
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False memories, or why we’re so sure of things we’re wrong about https://today.duke.edu/2018/03/what-im-working-why-you-didnt-do-thing-youre-sure-you-did

All disk galaxies rotate once every billion years: study http://www.astronomy.com/news/2018/03/all-galaxies-rotate-once-every-billion-years

Theranos, CEO Holmes, and Former President Balwani Charged with Fraud https://www.sec.gov/news/press-release/2018-41

Making WebAssembly better for Rust and for all languages https://hacks.mozilla.org/2018/03/making-webassembly-better-for-rust-for-all-languages/

Operating Broadcom Wi-Fi Chips as Arbitrary Signal Transmitters, Like SDRs https://github.com/seemoo-lab/mobisys2018_nexmon_software_defined_radio

’Striking weaknesses’ in adult financial skills http://www.bbc.com/news/education-43384434

How Amazon’s Bottomless Appetite Became Corporate America’s Nightmare https://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2018-amazon-industry-displacement/

Checked C: extension to C that adds static and dynamic checking https://github.com/Microsoft/checkedc#checked-c

Botrnot: an R package for detecting Twitter bots https://mikewk.shinyapps.io/botornot/

Wikimedia director on commercial use of Wikipedia https://twitter.com/krmaher/status/973791488583888896

LC4: A Low-Tech Authenticated Cipher for Human-To-Human Communication https://eprint.iacr.org/2017/339

Astronaut’s DNA No Longer Matches His Identical Twin’s After Year Spent in Space http://ktla.com/2018/03/14/astronauts-dna-no-longer-matches-his-identical-twins-after-year-spent-in-space-nasa-finds/

Fallout 3 in Fallout 4 mod cancelled due to voice acting copyright https://capitalwasteland.com/#cancellation-announcement-section

Pilot.com raises $15M to bring bookkeeping into the modern era https://techcrunch.com/2018/03/14/pilot-raises-15m-to-bring-bookkeeping-into-the-modern-era/

On Working with Remote Developers: An Interview with Craig Cannon https://youteam.co.uk/blog/y-combinator-on-working-with-remote-engineers/

How Leo and Gertrude Stein Revolutionized the Art World https://lithub.com/how-leo-and-gertrude-stein-changed-the-art-world/

Kottke.org is 20 years old today https://kottke.org/18/03/twenty

A Practical Introduction to Blockchain with Python http://adilmoujahid.com/posts/2018/03/intro-blockchain-bitcoin-python/

Lyft is building a self-driving platform with auto supplier Magna https://techcrunch.com/2018/03/14/lyft-is-building-a-self-driving-platform-with-auto-supplier-magna/

California’s other drought: a major earthquake is overdue http://strangesounds.org/2018/03/california-major-earthquake-drought-big-one.html

​Linus Torvalds slams CTS Labs over AMD vulnerability report http://www.zdnet.com/article/linus-torvalds-slams-cts-labs-over-amd-vulnerability-report/

A Reporter Rolled Her Eyes, and China’s Internet Broke https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/13/world/asia/china-eye-roll-liang-xiangyi.html

Human Interest (formerly Captain401) is hiring after raising $11M Series A https://humaninterest.com

Stack Overflow: The 2018 Developer Survey Results Are Live https://stackoverflow.blog/2018/03/13/2018-developer-survey-results-live/

Why Siri is behind the Google Assistant and Alexa https://mashable.com/2018/03/14/why-siri-is-so-dumb/#tTGSzkqaSZqB

Comparing published scientific journal articles to their pre-print versions https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00799-018-0234-1

Why Is SQLite Coded in C? (2017) https://sqlite.org/whyc.html

Cloud Act – Improve law enforcement access to data stored across borders https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/senate-bill/2383/text

The 600+ Companies PayPal Shares Your Data With https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2018/03/the_600_compani.html

The 2018 Ruby on Rails Survey http://rails-hosting.com/

Stephen Hawking helped us create this show and today we’re releasing it for free https://curiositystream.com/hawking/

Top bottled water brands contaminated with plastic particles: report https://www.yahoo.com/news/top-bottled-water-brands-contaminated-plastic-particles-report-013209098.html

Dinero.js an immutable library for working with monetary values in JavaScript https://github.com/sarahdayan/dinero.js

Digg Reader is planning to shut down on March 26 http://digg.com/reader#

Reddit holds the secret to fixing Facebook http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-43383766

Show HN: Football Prediction API https://boggio-analytics.com/fp-api/

Say goodbye to the information age: it’s all about reputation now https://aeon.co/ideas/say-goodbye-to-the-information-age-its-all-about-reputation-now

’Mind Over Matter’: Stephen Hawking – Obituary by Roger Penrose https://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/mar/14/stephen-hawking-obituary

Mike Pompeo: “Edward Snowden should be given a death sentence” (2016) https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/lawmaker-traitor-snowden-deserves-death-penalty/article/2583023

Rick Steves’ Road Trip to Help Legalize Marijuana in the USA https://blog.ricksteves.com/blog/legalize-marijuana-road-trip/

Show HN: Building a “Babel Fish”, realtime translation of voice calls https://www.nexmo.com/blog/2018/03/14/speech-voice-translation-microsoft-dr/

How knowing Lisp destroyed my programming career (2006) http://coding.derkeiler.com/Archive/Lisp/comp.lang.lisp/2006-04/msg01644.html

If you aren’t soldering, you probably aren’t testing IoT thoroughly https://www.pentestpartners.com/security-blog/if-you-arent-soldering-you-probably-arent-testing-iot-thoroughly/

Why I dumped Google Maps and switched over to Bing https://www.pcmag.com/commentary/359819/why-i-dumped-google-for-bing

Alabama Sheriff Legally Took $750,000 Meant to Feed Inmates, Bought Beach House http://www.al.com/news/birmingham/index.ssf/2018/03/etowah_sheriff_pocketed_over_7.html

Some π-ography for Pi day https://julialang.org/blog/2018/03/pifonts

Negotiations with North Korea May Have Cyber Consequences https://www.38north.org/2018/03/ameyers031318/

Snarky: A new programming language for verifiable computation https://o1labs.org/blog/posts/snarky.html

ASP.NET Core Elevation Of Privilege Vulnerability https://github.com/aspnet/Announcements/issues/295

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ Arrives: Faster CPU, Wi-Fi, 300Mbps Ethernet http://www.zdnet.com/article/raspberry-pi-3-model-b-arrives-faster-cpu-wi-fi-300mbps-ethernet/

YouTube Limits Mods to Viewing 4 Hours of Disturbing Content per Day https://www.theverge.com/2018/3/13/17117554/youtube-content-moderators-limit-four-hours-sxsw

Tesla employees say automaker produces flawed parts requiring costly rework https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/14/tesla-manufacturing-high-volume-of-flawed-parts-employees.html

Astronaut’s DNA no longer matches that of his identical twin, NASA finds https://www.cnn.com/2018/03/14/health/scott-kelly-dna-nasa-twins-study/index.html

Top States and Cities for Startups in the South https://news.crunchbase.com/news/top-states-cities-startups-south/

When Working Remotely Fails in Practice https://spin.atomicobject.com/2018/03/14/working-remotely-fail/

See Through Rotary Engine in Slow Motion – (Wankel Engine) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCteBhr4dGY

Raspberry Pi 3 B+ has faster CPU, Wi-Fi, and easier compliance testing https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/03/new-raspberry-pi-adds-5ghz-wi-fi-bluetooth-4-2-and-more-mhz/

At this rate, it’s going to take nearly 400 years to transform the energy system https://www.technologyreview.com/s/610457/at-this-rate-its-going-to-take-nearly-400-years-to-transform-the-energy-system/

Show HN: Cobalt Dungeon – Game development showcase http://www.html5gamedevs.com/topic/36358-cobalt-dungeon/

What Breaking the 4 Minute Mile Taught Us About Conventional Thinking https://hbr.org/2018/03/what-breaking-the-4-minute-mile-taught-us-about-the-limits-of-conventional-thinking

An Introduction to DeepFakes: Theory and Practice https://www.alanzucconi.com/?p=8372

Mailchimp is working on GDPR tools https://blog.mailchimp.com/gdpr-tools-from-mailchimp/

InSight: how NASA got its next Mars lander to the launch site – The Verge https://www.theverge.com/2018/3/13/17085490/insight-nasa-mars-lander-transport-launch-site-atlas-v

What If Companies Were Required to Tell Workers What Their Colleagues Earn? https://hbr.org/2018/03/what-if-companies-were-required-to-tell-workers-what-their-colleagues-earn

Offices are getting redesigned to look Good on Social Media https://www.wsj.com/articles/offices-get-redesigned-for-an-instagram-world-1520820180

How pi was almost 6.283185 [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcPTiiiYDs8

Google is opening up Maps so game developers can create the next Pokémon Go https://www.theverge.com/2018/3/14/17114494/google-maps-location-games-jurassic-world-walking-dead

Show HN: StyleXfer, Professional style transfer for HD photos https://stylexfer.com

The Seven-Year Itch: How Apple’s Marriage to Siri Turned Sour https://www.theinformation.com/articles/the-seven-year-itch-how-apples-marriage-to-siri-turned-sour

The ’Badass Army’ Is Training Revenge Porn Victims to Fight Back https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/59k7qx/revenge-porn-what-to-do-badass-army-anon-ib

Show HN: ServeIt – simple API serving for Python ML models https://github.com/rtlee9/serveit

Show HN: Organize – The file management automation tool https://github.com/tfeldmann/organize

A startup is pitching a mind-uploading service that is “100 percent fatal” https://www.technologyreview.com/s/610456/a-startup-is-pitching-a-mind-uploading-service-that-is-100-percent-fatal/

How I leaked curl security information and had to release curl sooner https://daniel.haxx.se/blog/2018/03/14/gaaaaah/

Show HN: theai.wiki – The Wiki for AI http://theai.wiki/About

Why Is U.S. Health Care So Expensive? Some of the Reasons Turn Out to Be Myths https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/13/upshot/united-states-health-care-resembles-rest-of-world.html

Show HN: Robinhood Desktop https://github.com/sagivo/StockStalk

Developers love trendy new languages, but earn more with functional programming https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/03/developers-love-trendy-new-languages-but-earn-more-with-functional-programming/