HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-03-23
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Craigslist takes personals sections offline in response to FOSTA https://www.craigslist.org/about/FOSTA

The health care toll today’s work culture exacts on employees https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/insights/workplace-killing-people-nobody-cares

Rise in cancers ’caused by weight’ http://www.bbc.com/news/health-43502144

Reduced-calorie diet shows signs of slowing ageing in people https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-03431-x

You probably don’t want to run Firefox Nightly any more https://utcc.utoronto.ca/~cks/space/blog/web/FirefoxNoNightly

The Declining Value of a CS Master’s Degree https://blog.regehr.org/archives/953

South Korea to shut off computers to stop people working late http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-43497017

Telegram: 200M Monthly Active Users https://telegram.org/blog/200-million

Understanding Deep Learning Through Neuron Deletion https://deepmind.com/blog/understanding-deep-learning-through-neuron-deletion/

Power 9 May Dent X86 Servers: Alibaba, Google, Tencent Test IBM Systems https://www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=1333090

The great Pacific garbage patch is largely abandoned fishing gear https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/03/great-pacific-garbage-patch-plastics-environment/

Genetic analysis of tiny mummified skeleton from the Atacama Desert https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/22/science/ata-mummy-alien-chile.html

Circular Shock Acoustic Waves in Ionosphere Triggered by Launch of Formosat‐5 https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1002/2017SW001738

Open Sourcing Oclif, the CLI Framework That Powers Our CLIs https://blog.heroku.com/open-cli-framework

Krita 4.0 – A painting app for cartoonists, illustrators, and concept artists https://krita.org/en/item/krita-4-0-0-released/

In field tests, device harvests water from desert air http://news.mit.edu/2018/field-tests-device-harvests-water-desert-air-0322

Number systems of the world, sorted by complexity of counting (2006) http://www.sf.airnet.ne.jp/ts/language/number.html

Video suggests huge problems with Uber’s driverless car program https://arstechnica.com/cars/2018/03/video-suggests-huge-problems-with-ubers-driverless-car-program/

A Visiting Star Jostled Our Solar System 70,000 Years Ago https://gizmodo.com/a-visiting-star-jostled-our-solar-system-70-000-years-a-1823954398

Hedge-fund managers that do the most research will post the best returns https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/20/doing-your-homework-does-lead-to-better-investing-returns.html

Show HN: Transfer files to mobile device by scanning a QR code from the terminal https://github.com/claudiodangelis/qr-filetransfer

Isambard Kingdom Brunel: The engineering giant with ’short man syndrome’ http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-bristol-43323013

How Sugar Daddies and Vaginal Microbes Created the World’s Largest HIV Epidemic https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2018/03/the-blessers-curse/555950/?single_page=true

GitLab 10.6 released with CI/CD for GitHub https://about.gitlab.com/2018/03/22/gitlab-10-6-released/

Human Interest (YC S15, formerly Captain401) is hiring – expand access to 401k https://humaninterest.com

Show HN: Define – A command-line dictionary app written in Go https://github.com/Rican7/define

Freezing the ’hunger nerve’ could help with weight loss http://abcnews.go.com/Health/freezing-hunger-nerve-weight-loss/story?id=53912867

The double-arm barn door tracker http://education.jlab.org/tracker/

Logging in large mathematical models https://www.ahl.com/logging-in-large-mathematical-models

Data on 1.2M Facebook users from 2005 (2011) [use archive.org url in thread] http://www.michaelzimmer.org/2011/02/15/facebook-data-of-1-2-million-users-from-2005-released/

Show HN: Asynchronous HTTP/2 client for Python 2.7 https://github.com/vladmunteanu/th2c

Show HN: DomainWatch – Get notified when a domain becomes available https://domainwatch.me

Efficient Recurrent Neural Networks using Structured Matrices in FPGAs https://arxiv.org/abs/1803.07661

How to look out for yourself inside a particular company http://rachelbythebay.com/w/2018/03/21/next/

Fractions in the Farey Sequences and the Stern-Brocot Tree http://www.maths.surrey.ac.uk/hosted-sites/R.Knott/Fractions/fareySB.html

Slack’s new policy lets bosses read employees’ DMs without consent https://thenextweb.com/apps/2018/03/22/slacks-new-policy-lets-bosses-read-employees-dms-without-consent/

Where to Score: Classified Ads from Haight-Ashbury https://www.theparisreview.org/blog/2018/03/14/where-to-score/

The Cross-Examined Life: Socrates Debates the Laws https://www.laphamsquarterly.org/roundtable/cross-examined-life

Poetry – Python dependency management and packaging made easy https://github.com/sdispater/poetry

Facebook tracks all calls and messages on Android https://twitter.com/dylanmckaynz/status/976368845635035138

Scrum for One: How to Apply the Scrum Framework to Personal Projects https://zapier.com/blog/scrum-framework-personal-projects/

GitHub adds contextual hovercards https://blog.github.com/2018-03-22-user-hovercards/

John Carmack on Invention and Innovation https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUmG-PCDsgM

The FBI Says It Can’t Find Hackers to Hire Because They All Smoke Pot (2014) https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/d737mx/the-fbi-cant-find-hackers-that-dont-smoke-pot

Google Chrome’s next update will finally block autoplay videos that have sound https://www.theverge.com/2018/3/22/17150870/google-chrome-autoplay-videos-sound-mute-update

Trump’s new security advisor John Bolton also relied on Cambridge Analytica https://www.fastcompany.com/40548572/trumps-new-security-advisor-john-bolton-also-relied-on-cambridge-analytica

TravisBuddy: Adds comments to failed pull requests, tells author what went wrong https://github.com/bluzi/travis-buddy

Deep dive on the most severe Kubernetes vulnerabilities – CVE-2017-1002101/2 https://www.twistlock.com/2018/03/21/deep-dive-severe-kubernetes-vulnerability-date-cve-2017-1002101/

Blazor 0.1.0 released: web apps in the browser with .NET and WebAssembly https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/webdev/2018/03/22/get-started-building-net-web-apps-in-the-browser-with-blazor/

Avi Wigderson’s “Permanent” Impact on Me (2016) https://www.scottaaronson.com/blog/?p=2925

How I Replaced Social Media Addiction with Productivity (2017) https://micaelwidell.com/replace-social-media-with-productivity/

Chaos and Variance in Galaxy Formation https://arxiv.org/abs/1803.05445

Survey: Americans Spent $1.4B on Credit Freeze Fees in Wake of Equifax Breach https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/03/survey-americans-spent-1-4b-on-credit-freeze-fees-in-wake-of-equifax-breach/

Show HN: Highlight/style text as you’re typing (Vue component) https://github.com/SyedWasiHaider/vue-highlightable-input

Best Buy won’t sell Huawei phones, laptops, or smartwatches anymore https://www.theverge.com/2018/3/22/17151186/best-buy-huawei-smartphone-china

The Portlandia Effect: How Did the Show Change the City It Satirized? http://www.vulture.com/2018/03/portlandia-effect-how-did-the-show-change-portland.html

With ’Siren,’ Unreal Engine blurs the line between CGI and reality https://www.engadget.com/2018/03/22/siren-epic-games-unreal-engine-vicon/

EFF and 23 Groups Tell Congress to Oppose the CLOUD Act https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/03/eff-and-x-groups-tell-congress-oppose-cloud-act

Google Code Jam void if you are resident of Quebec/Crimea/North Korea/Syria https://code.google.com/codejam/terms

Facebook can simultaneously measure everything about us https://twitter.com/fchollet/status/976565723597176832

Cloudflare Bets on ARM Servers as It Expands Its Data Center Network http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/design/cloudflare-bets-arm-servers-it-expands-its-data-center-network

Numberphile: Dealing Cards with Cryptography (with Ron Rivest) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mthPiiCS24A

Hours After FOSTA Passes, Reddit Bans ’Escorts’ and ’SugarDaddy’ Communities http://reason.com/blog/2018/03/22/reddit-bans-escort-subreddits

Facebook’s battle to kill the first transparency law for online political ads https://qz.com/1235363/mark-zuckerberg-and-facebooks-battle-to-kill-the-honest-ads-act/

PostgreSQL Begins Landing LLVM JIT Support for Faster Performance https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=PostgreSQL-LLVM-JIT-Landing

Declarative Programming with Python https://nullp0tr.com/pages/declarative_apis.html

Types of People Startups Should Hire, but Don’t https://trifinlabs.com/people-startups-should-hire/

Empty half the Earth of its humans. It’s the only way to save the planet https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2018/mar/20/save-the-planet-half-earth-kim-stanley-robinson

Cambridge Analytica CEO – Online Marketing Rockstars Keynote https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6bG5ps5KdDo&feature=youtu.be

You probably don’t want to run Firefox Nightly any more https://utcc.utoronto.ca/~cks/space/blog/web/FirefoxNoNightly

Cloudflare CEO: Why we’re switching to ARM-based servers https://twitter.com/eastdakota/status/976560820611031040

Why You Should Be Wary of Financial Robo-Advisors https://www.wired.com/story/beware-roboadvisors-wealthfront-betterment

Show HN: Turn a low res image to high res with ML https://modeldepot.io/joe/vdsr-for-super-resolution/overview

Data-Driven Development with Cloudflare Mobile SDK https://blog.cloudflare.com/mobile-sdk-metrics/

What the F*** Was Facebook Thinking? – James Allworth – Medium https://medium.com/@jamesallworth/what-the-f-was-facebook-thinking-a1c49dbf29c2

Zuckerberg and Sandberg can’t be trusted to handle data leak fallout https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/22/cramer-facebooks-zuckerberg-sandberg-cant-watch-over-data-leak.html

13 years after the Herb Sutter prediction: is the free lunch really over? http://cppdepend.com/blog/?p=783

Tarpit: a computer system service that purposely delays incoming connections https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tarpit_(networking)

Riot, Blizzard, Twitch and others are teaming up to fight toxic gaming behavior https://kotaku.com/riot-blizzard-and-twitch-are-teaming-up-to-fight-toxi-1823941488

Turn Your Raspberry Pi into Portable Touchscreen Tablet with SunFounder’s RasPad https://www.hanselman.com/blog/TurnYourRaspberryPiIntoAPortableTouchscreenTabletWithSunFoundersRasPad.aspx

Why we still can’t stop plagiarism in undergraduate computer science https://kevinchen.co/blog/cant-stop-plagiarism-in-computer-science/

Best bad idea ever? Why Putin’s nuclear-powered missile is possible… and awful https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/03/best-bad-idea-ever-why-putins-nuclear-powered-missile-is-possible-and-awful/

Alphabet’s ’Outline’ Software Lets Anyone Run a Homebrew VPN https://www.wired.com/story/alphabet-outline-vpn-software/

Becoming a 10x Developer: How to Be a Better Teammate https://kateheddleston.com/blog/becoming-a-10x-developer

CEO of Bulletproof Coffee shares why he left Silicon Valley and moved to Canada http://www.businessinsider.com/bulletproof-coffee-ceo-dave-asprey-moved-to-canada-2018-3?r=UK&IR=T

The security footgun in etcd https://elweb.co/the-security-footgun-in-etcd/

Win the Talent War by Creating an Employee Training Program That Works https://medium.com/swlh/win-the-talent-war-by-creating-an-employee-training-program-that-works-fe27902825e6

An AI app that generates quizzes from a photograph of a texbook https://questo.ai/

Tempe Police posts video from March 18 Uber AV fatal accident https://twitter.com/TempePolice/status/976585098542833664

’Christianity as default is gone’: the rise of a non-Christian Europe https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/mar/21/christianity-non-christian-europe-young-people-survey-religion

Krita 4.0 Now Available for Open-Source Digital Painting – Phoronix https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Krita-4.0-Released

Jack Dorsey believes Bitcoin will be the world’s sole currency within 10 years https://techcrunch.com/2018/03/21/bitcoin-jack-dorsey-quote-single-currency/

Bird populations in French countryside have fallen by a third in fifteen years https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/mar/21/catastrophe-as-frances-bird-population-collapses-due-to-pesticides