HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-04-27
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Relative’s DNA from genealogy websites cracked East Area Rapist case http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/crime/article209913514.html

Matrix and Riot Confirmed as the Basis for France’s Secure Instant Messenger App https://matrix.org/blog/2018/04/26/matrix-and-riot-confirmed-as-the-basis-for-frances-secure-instant-messenger-app/

Infant Deaths Fall Sharply in Africa with Routine Antibiotics https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/25/health/africa-infant-mortality-antibiotic.html

SEC Penalizes Yahoo $35M for Massive, Undisclosed Cyber Theft https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/sec-penalizes-yahoo-35-million-for-20427/

MacOS monitoring the open source way https://blogs.dropbox.com/tech/2018/04/4696/

France’s Zone Rouge – A Forbidden No Man’s Land Poisoned by War (2015) http://www.messynessychic.com/2015/05/26/the-real-no-go-zone-of-france-a-forbidden-no-mans-land-poisoned-by-war/

Fullstack Academy (YC S12) is hiring for 7+ roles. Change tech education https://www.fullstackacademy.com/careers

A look at terminal emulators, part 2 https://lwn.net/Articles/751763/

The Heron Programming Language https://cdiggins.github.io/heron-language/

Boltzmann Encoded Adversarial Machines https://arxiv.org/abs/1804.08682

TDM: From Model-Free to Model-Based Deep Reinforcement Learning http://bair.berkeley.edu/blog/2018/04/26/tdm/

Coder of 37 years fails Google interview because he doesn’t match answer sheet http://gwan.com/blog/20160405.html

Stack Overflow Isn’t Very Welcoming – It’s Time for That to Change https://stackoverflow.blog/2018/04/26/stack-overflow-isnt-very-welcoming-its-time-for-that-to-change/

Programming Bottom-Up (1993) http://www.paulgraham.com/progbot.html

Blind Reviews Experiment to remove code reviewer bias on Bugzilla and GitHub https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/blind-reviews/

Van Jacobson Denies Averting Internet Meltdown in 1980s (2012) https://www.wired.com/2012/05/van-jacobson/

AMD’s Stock Price Jumps on News of Earnings Spurred by Ryzen https://hothardware.com/news/amd-stock-price-jumps-news-stellar-earnings-spurred-ryzen

GameLad – Gameboy emulator written in C++ https://github.com/Dooskington/GameLad

Streaming Video and Audio with Low Delay http://steinwurf.com/blog/2018-04-25-2022.html

Facebook Faces Tough Questions in Britain That It Avoided in the U.S https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/26/business/facebook-british-parliament.html

The impossibly wide learning of Sabine Baring-Gould http://theweek.com/articles/763465/last-man-who-knew-everything

More ways for firmware to screw you https://mjg59.dreamwidth.org/11235.html

Comparing Google’s TPUv2 against Nvidia’s V100 on ResNet-50 https://blog.riseml.com/comparing-google-tpuv2-against-nvidia-v100-on-resnet-50-c2bbb6a51e5e

Wisconsin Armslist Decision Undermines Web Site Protections Way Beyond Gun Sales https://reason.com/volokh/2018/04/26/wisconsin-armslist-decision-undermines-w

Applied Machine Learning Spring 2018 (Columbia) http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~amueller/comsw4995s18/schedule/

Google’s “Director of Engineering” Hiring Test (2016) http://www.gwan.com/blog/20160405.html

Original France.com owner sues to recover domain from the country https://domainnamewire.com/2018/04/26/france-dot-com/

Python Assignment Expressions (PEP 572) https://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0572/

Show HN: US Hospitals Pricing Comparison https://github.com/PraecantatioLabs/Asclepius

Amazon.com Announces First Quarter Sales Up 43% to $51.0B http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=97664&p=RssLanding&cat=news&id=2345075

Exploit/bypass PHP escapeshellarg/escapeshellcmd functions https://security.szurek.pl/exploit-bypass-php-escapeshellarg-escapeshellcmd.html

Awful AI: a curated list to track current scary usages of AI https://github.com/daviddao/awful-ai

Show HN: TVStoMP4 – TeamViewer session file to MP4 conversion service https://tvstomp4.com/

Sprint and T-Mobile Aiming to Reach Merger Deal Next Week https://www.macrumors.com/2018/04/26/sprint-tmobile-merger-deal-next-week/

Drupal Remote Code Execution vulnerability exploited widely https://drupal.sh/drupal-remote-execution-vulnerability-exploit-sa-core-2018-004

GDPR Kills the American Internet: Long Live the Internet https://www.cringely.com/2018/04/20/15514/

Glitch Capitalism: How Cheating AIs Explain Our Stagnant Present http://nymag.com/selectall/2018/04/malcolm-harris-on-glitch-capitalism-and-ai-logic.html

RIP AirPort Base Stations https://www.imore.com/rip-airport

North and South Korea leaders hold historic meeting, walk across border together https://www.cnn.com/asia/live-news/north-korea-south-korea-summit-intl/index.html

The Military Just Created an AI That Learned How to Program Software https://futurism.com/military-created-ai-learned-to-program/

G-spot sensitivity surgery given to three women to boost sexual pleasure https://www.newscientist.com/article/2167329-g-spot-surgery-given-to-three-women-to-boost-sexual-pleasure

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS optimised for security, multi-cloud, containers and AI https://insights.ubuntu.com/2018/04/26/ubuntu-18-04-lts-optimised-for-security-multi-cloud-containers-ai

Junkies Take Over Corridors of San Francisco Civic Center BART Station http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2018/04/25/junkies-san-francisco-civic-center-bart/

Google’s BigQuery Gaining Steam as Cloud Warehouse Wars Heat Up https://www.datanami.com/2018/04/24/googles-bigquery-gaining-steam-as-cloud-warehouse-wars-heat-up/

Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Released https://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop

RailsConf 2018 – The Future of Rails 6: Scalable by Default https://speakerdeck.com/eileencodes/railsconf-2018-the-future-of-rails-6-scalable-by-default

We Were Involved with a Scam ICO, Here’s What Happened https://bitfalls.com/2018/04/07/involved-scam-ico-heres-happened/

Gmail’s New ‘Confidential Mode’ Is Misleading and Unsecure https://medium.com/@mayermm/gmails-new-confidential-mode-is-misleading-and-unsecure-99cfbea58543

Xen Security Advisory: Information leak via crafted user-supplied CDROM https://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-258.html

PySEAL: Homomorphic encryption in a user-friendly Python package https://gab41.lab41.org/pyseal-homomorphic-encryption-in-a-user-friendly-python-package-e27547a0b62f

Edwood: Go Version of Plan9 Acme Editor https://github.com/rjkroege/edwood

North Korea’s nuclear test site likely collapsed, geologists say http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/north-korea-nuclear-collapse-1.4636292

Amazon.com Announces First Quarter Sales Up 43% to $51.0B http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=97664&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=2345075

How much would you pay to keep using Google? https://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2018/04/daily-chart-16

Facebook Stock Is a Bubble About to Be Popped, Famed Fund Manager Says http://fortune.com/2018/04/23/facebook-bubble-gundlach/

’Collaboration’ Creates Mediocrity, Not Excellence, According to Science https://www.inc.com/geoffrey-james/collaboration-creates-mediocrity-not-excellence-according-to-science.html

Awesome JavaScript Calendar Has Been Released. MIT License, Easy to Use and IE9+ https://github.com/nhnent/tui.calendar

Everyone uses %CPU to measure performance, but everyone is wrong https://opensource.com/article/18/4/cpu-utilization-wrong

[Russian Internet censorship] I’m fed up with Roskomnadzor https://pastebin.com/Etp2TNBi

CCD Algorithm for Solving Inverse Kinematics Problem https://sites.google.com/site/auraliusproject/ccd-algorithm

The IQ trap: how the study of genetics could transform education https://www.newstatesman.com/2018/04/iq-trap-how-study-genetics-could-transform-education

DNA linked to Golden State Killer arrest came from a genealogy website http://www.ktvu.com/news/dna-linked-to-golden-state-killer-arrest-came-from-a-genealogy-website

CPU Design Guru Jim Keller Joins Intel; Completes CPU Grand Tour https://www.anandtech.com/show/12689/cpu-design-guru-jim-keller-joins-intel

Stack Overflow isn’t very welcoming. It’s time for that to change https://medium.com/@jayhanlon/welcome-wagon-dd57cbdd54d9