HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-05-07
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The Various Kinds of IO – Blocking, Non-Blocking, Multiplexed and Async https://www.rubberducking.com/2018/05/the-various-kinds-of-io-blocking-non.html

Cilium 1.0: Bringing the BPF Revolution to Kubernetes Networking and Security https://cilium.io/blog/2018/04/24/cilium-10/

96-Year-Old Secretary Quietly Amasses Fortune, Then Donates $8.2M https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/06/nyregion/secretary-fortune-donates.html

Researchers have developed a water-based battery to store solar and wind energy https://news.stanford.edu/2018/04/30/new-water-based-battery-offers-large-scale-energy-storage/

Who Are These Economists, Anyway? (2009) [pdf] http://www.levyinstitute.org/pubs/Thought_Action.pdf

Hi, I’d Like to Add Myself to the New Yorker (2016) https://frankchimero.com/blog/2016/new-yorker/

Show HN: Stadia Maps, reasonably priced map tiles, static maps, and routing https://stadiamaps.com

Gitea: Open source, self-hosted GitHub alternative https://gitea.io/en-US/

Teaching Programming Languages by Experimental and Adversarial Thinking http://cs.brown.edu/~sk/Publications/Papers/Published/pkf-teach-pl-exp-adv-think/

Show HN: Refjar.com – bookmark links and fetch online discussions https://refjar.com

Human Dx is hiring generalist software engineers looking for social impact https://hdx.org/gsH

The Micronesian island of Yap has stone money too heavy to move http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20180502-the-tiny-island-with-human-sized-money

ZSH, tmux, Emacs and SSH: A copy-paste story https://blog.d46.us/zsh-tmux-emacs-copy-paste/

A woman’s brain stimulator stopped working after her home struck by lightning https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/03/health/lightning-brain-implants.html

NIST Uncertainty Machine – User’s Manual [pdf] https://uncertainty.nist.gov/NISTUncertaintyMachine-UserManual.pdf

Tesla reviewing contractors, firing everyone not vouched for by an employee https://electrek.co/2018/05/06/tesla-brutal-review-contractors-firing-vouching-employee/#disqus_thread

NASA advisers say SpaceX rocket technology could put lives at risk http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/ct-nasa-spacex-rocket-elon-musk-20180505-story.html

Cities and Memory: global collaborative field sound recording project https://citiesandmemory.com/

Sidepact: start a company with a full-time job https://www.sidepact.com/

How Harvey Karp Turned Baby Sleep into Big Business https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/18/magazine/harvey-karp-baby-mogul.html

Europe Takes First Steps in Electrifying World’s Shipping Fleets https://e360.yale.edu/features/europe-takes-first-steps-in-electrifying-worlds-shipping-fleets

Rotor sail helps Finnish ferry Viking Grace reduce fuel consumption https://metropolitan.fi/entry/rotor-sail-helps-finnish-ferry-viking-grace-reduce-fuel-consumption

Show HN: Kanbanly – Visual Kanban Board for Google Tasks https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/kanbanly/oinopeelpidbddmdhhllmpifaohjdkom

Hosting your static site with AWS S3, Route 53, and CloudFront for free https://vickylai.com/verbose/aws-static-site/

Show HN: I created a WordPress plugin to publish posts on a Facebook Page https://github.com/bhdzllr/facebook-pages-for-wordpress

The Case Against Computers in K-13 Math Education (1996) https://sites.math.washington.edu/~koblitz/mi.html

Windows 10 1803 Update Failure http://sdbr.net/windows-10-update-failure/

The treadmill was invented as a prison rehabilitation device https://daily.jstor.org/treadmills-were-meant-to-be-atonement-machines/

Monads for functional programming (1995) [pdf] http://homepages.inf.ed.ac.uk/wadler/papers/marktoberdorf/baastad.pdf

Food Conversion Efficiencies of Insect Herbivores (1993) http://www.hollowtop.com/finl_html/conversion.htm

The 17 equations that changed the course of history http://www.businessinsider.com/17-equations-that-changed-the-world-2014-3

Kim Dotcom Announces New ’Content Monetisation System’ https://twitter.com/KimDotcom/status/993256750437416960

Wild Horses Can’t be Broken: Zebra Domestication Attempts https://thomsonsafaris.com/blog/taming-zebras-domestication-attempts/

GopherCon Singapore 2018 Videos https://engineers.sg/organization/gopherconsg

Facial recognition tech wrongly identified 2,000 people as potential criminals https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/05/05/police-defend-facial-recognition-technology-wrongly-identified/

Show HN: WhatsApp Web Bot https://github.com/aalsuwaidi/wabot

Show HN: Million Dollar App – Games, Camera, Action http://www.milliondollarapp.com

NY Court Finds Computer Code ‘Tangible’ and Reinstates Conviction https://www.courthousenews.com/ny-court-finds-computer-code-tangible-reinstates-conviction/

Political tech star repeatedly assaults women & his bosses make excuses for him https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/clay-johnson-attempted-rape-dean-campaign_us_5aebb6d7e4b0c4f1932090ac

Show HN: Real-time visualizer for React lifecycle methods https://github.com/Oblosys/react-lifecycle-visualizer#react-lifecycle-visualizer-

Ferrari Formula 1 Intercooler detail from Marussia bankruptcy auction https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LS47125tUzk

The average American worker takes less vacation time than a medieval peasant http://www.businessinsider.fr/us/american-worker-less-vacation-medieval-peasant-2016-11

Chinese employers using brain-reading technology to detect changes in emotion http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2143899/forget-facebook-leak-china-mining-data-directly-workers-brains

Maker’s Schedule, Manager’s Schedule (2009) http://www.paulgraham.com/makersschedule.html