HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-05-01
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Salsify – A New Architecture for Real-time Internet Video https://snr.stanford.edu

California Supreme Court Transforms the Test for Who Is an Employee https://news.bloomberglaw.com/daily-labor-report/calif-supreme-court-changes-test-for-who-is-an-employee

You know how HTTP GET requests are meant to be idempotent? https://twitter.com/rombulow/status/990684453734203392

Stripe Atlas for LLCs https://stripe.com/blog/atlas-llc?c

Show HN: FPGA Ultrasound Imaging on a Raspberry Pi http://un0rick.cc/FPGA-Rpi

Photographing glass: Lighting techniques for transparent glass objects https://blog.cmog.org/2018/04/25/photographing-glass-lighting-techniques-for-transparent-glass-objects/

The TLA+ Video Course by Leslie Lamport https://lamport.azurewebsites.net/video/videos.html

I switched from iPhone to the Pixel 2: One-week report https://dogsnog.blog/2018/04/30/i-switched-from-iphone-to-android-1-week-report/

Hiring Full Time Designer/Illustrator with a Passion for Anime and Board Games https://build.moe/hn-designer/

Apple deleted a job listing that hints at plans to cut Qualcomm and Intel chips http://www.businessinsider.com/apple-deleted-job-listing-shows-plans-design-5g-modem-2018-4

Show HN: ReLaXed – High-quality PDFs using web technologies https://github.com/RelaxedJS/ReLaXed

IBM is not doing "cognitive computing" with Watson (2016) http://www.rogerschank.com/fraudulent-claims-made-by-IBM-about-Watson-and-AI

Hosting Jupyter Notebooks for 100k Users [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=omxY1YsPGUc

Smartphone cradle used to cheat “10k steps/day” health insurance discounts https://twitter.com/akaDashan/status/990054109855141888

Is software prefetching (__builtin_prefetch) useful for performance? https://lemire.me/blog/2018/04/30/is-software-prefetching-__builtin_prefetch-useful-for-performance/

The False Allure of Hashing for Anonymization https://gravitational.com/blog/hashing-for-anonymization/

Thirty Years Later: Lessons from the Multics Security Evaluation (2002) [pdf] https://www.acsac.org/2002/papers/classic-multics.pdf

A Pedagogical Analysis of Online Coding Tutorials [pdf] https://faculty.washington.edu/ajko/papers/Kim2017CodingTutorialEvaluation.pdf

Representing Control in the Presence of One-Shot Continuations (1996) [pdf] https://www.cs.indiana.edu/~dyb/pubs/call1cc.pdf

Archaeologists investigate what life was like after dark in the ancient world https://psmag.com/news/historical-night-life

NASA’s Journey into the Red Planet’s Deepest Mysteries https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/30/science/mars-insight-launch.html

Hydrofluoric Acid: An Invisible Fire (1996) http://discovermagazine.com/1996/apr/aninvisiblefire739

All You Need to Know About UML Diagrams https://tallyfy.com/uml-diagram/

Simone Giertz on her brain tumour [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tpa4kp4lK60

Embedded C: Struct and Union (Part 2) http://atadiat.com/en/e-embedded-c-struct-union-part-2/

Building games that can be understood at a glance http://stfj.net/DesigningForSubwayLegibility/

Show HN: A free, lightweight static page to get stock quotes using the IEX API https://github.com/toddwschneider/stocks

A grant proposal shouldn’t hinge on whether research is driven by a hypothesis https://physicstoday.scitation.org/do/10.1063/PT.6.3.20180424a/full/

Twitter also sold data access to Cambridge Analytica researcher https://techcrunch.com/2018/04/30/twitter-also-sold-data-access-to-cambridge-analytica-researcher/

Why do the temperamentally blessed sail through life’s storms? https://aeon.co/essays/why-do-the-temperamentally-blessed-sail-through-lifes-storms

America is Regressing into a Developing Nation for Most People http://evonomics.com/america-regressing-developing-nation-people/

CNN investigation: 103 Uber drivers accused of sexual assault or abuse http://money.cnn.com/2018/04/30/technology/uber-driver-sexual-assault/index.html

Samsung, Hynix and Micron class action for DRAM supply collusion and price gouge https://hothardware.com/news/samsung-hynix-and-micron-dram-class-action-suit-collusion

How to Make Anything Signify Anything (2011) http://www.cabinetmagazine.org/issues/40/sherman.php

Anonymous Owner, L.L.C.: Why It Has Become So Easy to Hide in the Housing Market https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/30/upshot/anonymous-owner-llc-why-it-has-become-so-easy-to-hide-in-the-housing-market.html

Laundering Money On-line: a review of cybercriminals’ methods [pdf] https://arxiv.org/ftp/arxiv/papers/1310/1310.2368.pdf

Chinese businesses and the military using “emotional surveillance technology” http://uk.businessinsider.com/china-emotional-surveillance-technology-2018-4

Inkjet Printing of High Performance Transistors (2017) https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-01391-2

Prevent data: URLs from being used for XSS https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=255107

China is mining data directly from workers’ brains on an industrial scale http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2143899/forget-facebook-leak-china-mining-data-directly-workers-brains

Hanging the Linux core dump pipe helper https://rachelbythebay.com/w/2018/04/29/core/

Show HN: How Secure Is My Password https://howsecureismypassword.io/

T-Mobile says it has seven major competitors, which is complete nonsense https://www.theverge.com/2018/4/30/17302454/tmobile-sprint-merger-internet-competition

Civilization Is Built on Code (2017) http://nautil.us/blog/-civilization-is-built-on-code

Show HN: Create your own crapcoin in 3 minutes https://crapcoin.solutions/

Garry Winogrand’s Photographs Contain Entire Novels https://lithub.com/garry-winogrands-photographs-contain-entire-novels/

Snooty dog owners hijacked NYC park for ‘private’ kennel club https://nypost.com/2018/04/28/snooty-dog-owners-hijacked-nyc-park-for-private-kennel-club/

Melbourne’s water supply at risk due to ’collapse’ of forests caused by logging https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/may/01/melbournes-water-supply-at-risk-due-to-collapse-of-forests-caused-by-logging

Sketching for people who really can’t draw – Fluxx Studio Notes – Medium https://medium.com/fluxx-studio-notes/sketching-for-people-who-really-cant-draw-af6e33a2090c

Why the Future of Tesla May Depend on Knowing What Happened to Billy Durant https://steveblank.com/2018/04/23/why-the-future-of-tesla-may-depend-on-knowing-what-happened-to-billy-durant/

China: Emotional Surveillance at Work (Brainwave Monitoring) https://www.fastcompany.com/40565528/china-is-now-monitoring-employees-brainwaves-and-emotions

Banks at risk as tech firms trespass into the financial services territory https://news.alphastreet.com/banks-at-risk-as-tech-firms-trespass-into-the-financial-services-territory/

Microsoft helped imprison a man for ‘counterfeiting’ software it gives away free https://techcrunch.com/2018/04/25/how-microsoft-helped-imprison-a-man-for-counterfeiting-software-it-gives-away-for-free/

Early Universe Simulated in a Cloud of Ultracold Atoms https://physicsworld.com/a/early-universe-simulated-in-a-cloud-of-ultracold-atoms/

Python Environment https://xkcd.com/1987/

North Korea is shifting its time zone 30 minutes to align with South Korea’s https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/29/north-korea-to-align-with-souths-time-zone-in-reconciliatory-move.html

Inside Python’s new packaging world: The new PyPI launches [audio] https://talkpython.fm/episodes/show/159/inside-the-new-pypi-launch

Can Major Carbon Sinks Be Restored by Rewetting the World’s Drained Bogs? (2008) https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/peat-and-repeat-rewetting-carbon-sinks/

WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum quits Facebook due to privacy intrusions https://techcrunch.com/2018/04/30/jan-koum-quits-facebook/

First made-at-home integrated circuits using litography http://sam.zeloof.xyz/first-ic/

T-Mobile and Sprint to merge, finally, strutting 5G clout https://www.zdnet.com/article/t-mobile-and-sprint-to-merge-finally-strutting-5g-clout/

Scrcpy: Display and control of Android devices connected on USB https://github.com/Genymobile/scrcpy

Why Apple doesn’t care about professional Mac users anymore (2016) https://jasonlefkowitz.net/2016/10/why-apple-doesnt-care-about-professional-mac-users-anymore/

Tesla Doesn’t Burn Fuel, It Burns Cash https://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2018-tesla-burns-cash?