HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-04-10
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AV1: A new general-purpose video codec developed by the Alliance for Open Media https://people.xiph.org/~xiphmont/demo/av1/demo1.shtml

ZFS on Linux: Unlistable and disappearing files https://github.com/zfsonlinux/zfs/issues/7401

Weirdstuff Warehouse is closed http://weirdstuff.com/

It’s time for third-party data brokers to emerge from the shadows https://privacy.org.au/2018/04/09/its-time-for-third-party-data-brokers-to-emerge-from-the-shadows/

Color: From Hex codes to Eyeballs http://jamie-wong.com/post/color/

RFC 7858: DNS over TLS (2016) https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7858

A Quantum Computer Simulator in 150 Lines of Python https://github.com/adamisntdead/QuSimPy

Age and High-Growth Entrepreneurship http://www.nber.org/papers/w24489

The Mathematics of 2048: Optimal Play with Markov Decision Processes http://jdlm.info/articles/2018/03/18/markov-decision-process-2048.html?href=

Trusted End Node Security https://spi.dod.mil/

Elm at Pacific Health Dynamics https://mordrax.gitbooks.io/elm-at-phd/content/

ACE Submarine Cable Cut Impacts Ten Countries https://dyn.com/blog/ace-submarine-cable-cut-impacts-ten-countries/

A Python Interpreter Written in Python (2016) http://aosabook.org/en/500L/a-python-interpreter-written-in-python.html

Solid ship ballast from the age of sail tells surprising stories about history https://www.hakaimagazine.com/features/how-bomb-debris-from-bristol-england-made-a-road-in-nyc/

Probes Point to Northrop Grumman Errors in January SpaceX Spy-Satellite Failure https://www.wsj.com/articles/probes-point-to-northrop-grumman-errors-in-january-spy-satellite-failure-1523220500

Who caused the Bay Area’s housing shortage? http://extras.mercurynews.com/blame/

Rational: Or why am I bothering to rewrite nanomsg? https://nanomsg.github.io/nng/RATIONALE.html

Finding Dmitry: The Magical Story of a Russian Boy’s Photos https://flashbak.com/finding-dmitry-magical-story-russian-boys-photos-396364/

Instagram ranked worst social network for young people’s mental health https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/05/19/instagram-ranked-worst-social-network-young-peoples-mental-health/

OkCupid’s “Removed” Visitor API https://zdware.com/2018/okcupid_removed_visitor_api/

Microplastics found in 93% of bottled water tested in global study http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/bottled-water-microplastics-1.4575045

Email doesn’t disappear – a reponse to Facebook’s message deletion https://blog.fastmail.com/2018/04/09/email-doesnt-disappear/

Show HN: Wey – A fast, open-source Slack desktop app https://github.com/yue/wey

Portugal reaches 100% renewables, ends fossil fuel subsidies https://reneweconomy.com.au/portugal-reaches-100-renewables-ends-fossil-fuel-subsidies-32820/

Lessons Learned Reproducing a Deep Reinforcement Learning Paper http://amid.fish/reproducing-deep-rl

Mata Hari with a Clockwork Eye, Alligators in the Sewer (1963) [pdf] http://graphics8.nytimes.com/packages/pdf/books/Pynchon_V.pdf

Testimony of Mark Zuckerberg – Hearing Before US House of Representatives [pdf] http://docs.house.gov/meetings/IF/IF00/20180411/108090/HHRG-115-IF00-Wstate-ZuckerbergM-20180411.pdf

DeepMarks: A Digital Fingerprinting Framework for Deep Neural Networks https://eprint.iacr.org/2018/322

Mystery Science (YC S17) Is Hiring a Data Scientist to Join Our Growth Team https://mysteryscience.com/jobs/#data

Show HN: Mocktastic – Simple, Offline mock REST APIs for your entire team https://mocktastic.com

The Encryption Debate Isn’t About Stopping Terrorists, It’s About Solving Crime https://lawfareblog.com/encryption-debate-isnt-about-stopping-terrorists-its-about-solving-crime

The chromatic number of the plane is at least 5 https://arxiv.org/abs/1804.02385

Show HN: Design Systems Repo - A collection of design system examples/resources https://designsystemsrepo.com

People Who Have “Too Many Interests” More Likely to Be Successful https://medium.com/the-mission/modern-polymath-81f882ce52db

Show HN: Turn Touch wooden smart home remote now shipping https://turntouch.com

Eighteenth Century English mail hacks (2001) http://www.deadmedia.org/notes/6/061.html

FreeCAD 0.17 “Roland” released https://github.com/FreeCAD/FreeCAD/releases/tag/0.17

Crystals That May Have Helped Vikings Navigate Northern Seas https://nytimes.com/2018/04/06/science/vikings-navigation-sunstones.html

Facebook urged to make GDPR its “baseline standard” globally https://techcrunch.com/2018/04/09/facebook-urged-to-make-gdpr-its-baseline-standard-globally/

Show HN: Python library for GoPro cameras https://github.com/konradit/gopro-py-api

Continuous Integration and Feature Branching http://www.davefarley.net/?p=247

Leap Motion: Our Journey to the North Star http://blog.leapmotion.com/our-journey-to-the-north-star/

How the Reformulation of OxyContin Ignited the Heroin Epidemic [pdf] https://www3.nd.edu/~elieber/research/ELP.pdf

Facebook Launches New Initiative to Help Scholars Assess Impact on Elections https://newsroom.fb.com/news/2018/04/new-elections-initiative/

Reverse Engineering WhatsApp https://github.com/sigalor/whatsapp-web-reveng

Bitmovin raises $30M Series B for ‘next-gen’ online video software https://techcrunch.com/2018/04/09/bitmovin/

Spyce Kitchen, a robotic chef built by four recent M.I.T. grads https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/04/16/when-a-robot-makes-you-dinner

Myst 25th Anniversary Collection by Cyan Worlds, Inc. – Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1252280491/myst-25th-anniversary-collection

Rails 5.2.0 Released – Active Storage, Redis Cache Store, HTTP/2 Early Hints http://weblog.rubyonrails.org/2018/4/9/Rails-5-2-0-final/

Escaping Poverty Requires Almost 20 Years with Nearly Nothing Going Wrong https://www.theatlantic.com/amp/article/524610/?single_page=true

YouTube Illegally Tracks Data on Kids, Groups Claim in FTC Complaint http://variety.com/2018/digital/news/youtube-children-data-illegal-tracks-ftc-1202747401/

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak says he’s left Facebook over data collection https://www.freep.com/story/tech/2018/04/08/apple-co-founder-steve-wozniak-says-hes-leaving-facebook/497392002/

ICOs for literal hidden treasure are now a thing that exists https://www.galleonquest.io

ERCFund: An open-end fund smart contract for the Ethereum blockchain https://github.com/ScJa/ercfund

A List of Chrome DevTools Tips and Tricks https://flaviocopes.com/chrome-devtools-tips/

Show HN: SubSync – Automatically download subtitles for your movies https://github.com/zerratar/SubSync

Kaggle Learn: free courses in data science and machine learning https://www.kaggle.com/learn/overview

Steve Wozniak quits Facebook amid data concerns, says report https://www.cnet.com/news/steve-wozniak-quits-facebook-amid-data-concerns-says-report/

License Plate Surveillance Company Attacks Nonprofits for Filing FOIA Requests https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/3kjp85/vigilant-solutions-eff-muckrock-foia-requests

Show HN: A Crowdsalable Cryptocurrency Token with Ethereum https://github.com/ajb413/crowdsalable-eth-token

How Cambridge Analytica’s parent firm helped Duterte win the 2016 election http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/2140303/how-cambridge-analyticas-parent-company-helped-man-action

GM’s [new] dress code is only two words https://work.qz.com/1242801/gms-dress-code-is-only-two-words/

Why Facebook isn’t free? (Video) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3rS7I6Xyz8

New iOS Update Kills Touch Functionality on Repaired iPhone 8s https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/59jwvz/iphone-8-aftermarket-touchscreens-ios-update

Show HN: Just Pomodoro https://justpomodoro.org

Don’t just shorten your URL, make it suspicious and frightening (2010) http://shadyurl.com/

Show HN: redisearch-rb – A simple Ruby client for RediSearch https://github.com/vruizext/redisearch-rb

Here is why nobody has succeeded at running IoT on the blockchain https://thenextweb.com/syndication/2018/04/05/nobody-succeeded-running-iot-blockchain/

SpaceX isn’t responsible for loss of Zuma spy satellite, WSJ report confirms https://www.theverge.com/2018/4/9/17215016/spacex-falcon-9-zuma-spacecraft-northrop-grumman-payload-adapter

Things I Learned Shipping an Ancient Data Center to AWS (Part 2) http://www.iamondemand.com/blog/10-things-learned-shipping-aws-part-2/

Single computer controls more than 4x the value of all currency in the world https://www.newstatesman.com/spotlight/fintech/2018/04/meet-aladdin-computer-more-powerful-traditional-politics

Torvalds Expresses Concerns Over Current “Kernel Lockdown” Approach https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=UEFI-Kernel-Lockdown-Concerns

Family-Run Farm Sues FDA for Right to Say Skim Milk Is Skim Milk http://ij.org/press-release/family-run-farm-sues-fda-right-say-skim-milk-skim-milk/

Version control for your database https://flywaydb.org/

GitHub’s Online Schema Migrations for MySQL https://github.com/github/gh-ost

Early Pitch Decks of 13 Startups Before They Became Billion-Dollar Companies https://www.cbinsights.com/research/billion-dollar-startup-pitch-decks/

Turtl: An open source, encrypted Evernote alternative https://turtlapp.com/

Do not protect your website from scraping (part 1, technology barriers) https://medium.com/@gajus/do-not-protect-your-website-from-scraping-part-1-technology-barriers-b0ced398d16d

How I Upgraded My iPhone Memory 800% – In Shenzhen, China https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rHP-OPXK2ig

How can vim make you a better developer http://pmihaylov.com/vim-better-developer/

OpenAdmin, free Dashboard template https://github.com/Neuethemes/OpenAdmin

Korea likely to be 3rd country to fine Apple for unfair contracts with carriers https://9to5mac.com/2018/04/09/apple-fined-korea-ftc/

Looking back at ten years of availability zone compartmentalization at AWS https://www.allthingsdistributed.com/2018/03/ten-years-of-aws-compartimentalization.html

Backpage.com Seizure and What Happens to Seized Domains https://securitytrails.com/blog/backpage-seize

Facebook was Caught Secretly Deleting Mark Zuckerberg’s Sent Messages http://www.businessinsider.com/facebook-to-let-users-unsend-messages-after-mark-zuckerberg-caught-2018-4

Chris Lattner, the young developer who made a revolution in the C++ world http://cppdepend.com/blog/?p=1005