HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-05-17
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YouTube Music, a new music streaming service, is coming soon https://youtube.googleblog.com/2018/05/youtube-music-new-music-streaming.html

A pure JavaScript implementation of Git for Node and browsers https://github.com/isomorphic-git/isomorphic-git

The Nengo Neural Simulator https://www.nengo.ai/

Non-Recursive Make Considered Harmful: Build Systems at Scale (2016) [pdf] https://ndmitchell.com/downloads/paper-non_recursive_make_considered_harmful-22_sep_2016.pdf

Stochastic – Create and manage contracts backed by Bitcoin https://stochastic.xyz/

HoweyCoins – An educational tool to alert investors to possible fraud https://www.howeycoins.com/index.html

2FA Notifier – Know when a site supports 2FA https://2fanotifier.org/

Show HN: Screely – Instantly turn screenshots into beautiful images https://www.screely.com/

Salesforce CEO Benioff calls for national privacy law https://www.salesforce.com/company/news-press/stories/2018/5/051618/

What we’ve learned from building Ghost after 5 years and $3M https://blog.ghost.org/5/

Hacker News Points Inflation https://taimur.me/hn-inflation/

US cell carriers are selling access to real-time phone location data https://www.zdnet.com/article/us-cell-carriers-selling-access-to-real-time-location-data/

Show HN: A complete Bash parser in JavaScript transpiled from Go https://www.npmjs.com/package/mvdan-sh

Show HN: The Curious Expedition – A Steam game in HTML5 http://demo.curious-expedition.com

IBM bans USB, SD cards, flash drives and portable devices from every office https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/05/10/ibm_bans_all_removable_storage_for_all_staff_everywhere/

Towards a Design Philosophy for Interoperable Blockchain Systems https://arxiv.org/abs/1805.05934

Microsoft presents adaptive game controller for disabled people https://news.microsoft.com/stories/xbox-adaptive-controller/

Microsoft controller makes gaming more accessible to people with disabilities https://venturebeat.com/2018/05/16/microsoft-controller-makes-gaming-more-accessible-to-people-with-disabilities/

How Stripe’s COO approaches company-building [audio] https://lattice.com/resources-for-humans/coo-stripe/?HN

Browser extension that strips Google Analytics tokens from URL query strings https://github.com/jparise/chrome-utm-stripper

Validating UTF-8 strings using as little as 0.7 cycles per byte https://lemire.me/blog/2018/05/16/validating-utf-8-strings-using-as-little-as-0-7-cycles-per-byte/

Bumble Bee CEO indicted on charge he fixed canned tuna price https://www.yahoo.com/news/bumble-bee-ceo-indicted-charge-002208200.html

OpenStreetCam sign detection code and training data open sourced https://www.openstreetmap.org/user/mvexel/diary/43942

EFF to New York Appellate Court: No Warrantless Searches of Devices at Border https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/05/eff-new-york-appellate-court-no-warrantless-border-device-searches

The fifth hyperfactorial: 5⁵×4⁴×3³×2²×1¹=86400000 milliseconds is exactly 1 day https://twitter.com/fermatslibrary/status/996736533511266304

The American Housing Crisis Might Be Our Next Big Political Issue https://www.citylab.com/equity/2018/05/is-housing-americas-next-big-political-issue/560378/

Senate votes to reinstate Net Neutrality protections https://boingboing.net/2018/05/16/net-neutrality.html

Free E-book: Distributed Systems Observability http://distributed-systems-observability-ebook.humio.com/

This 24-year-old made $345,000 in 2 months by beating Kickstarters to market https://www.cnbc.com/2017/01/30/a-24-year-old-made-345000-by-beating-kickstarters-to-market.html

Musk, Zuckerberg, Bezos, and Ethically Iffy ‘Philanthropy’ https://www.wired.com/story/musk-zuckerberg-bezos-and-ethically-iffy-philanthropy/

Integrating Memristors for Neuromorphic Computing https://semiengineering.com/integrating-memristors-for-neuromorphic-computing/

Reconstruct 3D model of a person and replicate movement with a single camera http://prostheticknowledge.tumblr.com/post/173957576576/monoperfcap-graphics-research-from-the-max-planck

Hacker Breaches Securus, the Company That Helps Cops Track Phones Across the US https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/gykgv9/securus-phone-tracking-company-hacked

Reddit’s redesign increases power usage of user’s devices https://www.reddit.com/r/redesign/comments/8jzddx/reddits_redesign_increases_power_usage_of_our/

Finland offers free online Artificial Intelligence course to anyone, anywhere https://yle.fi/uutiset/osasto/news/finland_offers_free_online_artificial_intelligence_course_to_anyone_anywhere/10206283

Show HN: Gitleaks-CI. Check GitHub PRs for Secrets https://github.com/zricethezav/gitleaks-ci

The No Starch Press Foundation http://nostarchfoundation.org/

Top-level domain name registry service on Google App Engine (registry.Google) https://github.com/google/nomulus

GoboLinux – the alternative Linux distribution https://www.gobolinux.org/

POWER-based open-source systtem; down to the firmware http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Raptor-Talos-2-Lite

DynoRoot1111 (CVE-2018-1111) https://dynoroot.ninja

European gambling company in talks to buy FanDuel for $700M https://www.axios.com/betbair-fanduel-1526405207-34217c90-c6f3-4ac4-9987-4ae7bc9ca029.html

Our Job Titles: Developer, Programmer or Software Engineer? https://daedtech.com/our-job-titles-developer-programmer-or-software-engineer

How to Run a Blockchain on a Deserted Island with Pen and Paper https://hackernoon.com/how-to-run-a-blockchain-on-a-deserted-island-with-pen-and-paper-899949ec555b

’Do You Trust This Computer’ Gets a Whole Lot Wrong About AI Risks https://www.skynettoday.com/content/news/do-you-trust-elon/

Google worker rebellion against military project grows https://phys.org/news/2018-05-google-worker-rebellion-military.html

The gang of teen hackers who snatched the keys to Microsoft’s videogame empire https://www.wired.com/story/xbox-underground-videogame-hackers/?mbid=BottomRelatedStories_Sections_4

Library Genesis is down http://libgen.io

Nomulus: Google’s open source top-level domain name registry https://github.com/google/nomulus

Elon Musk hires 2 Newfoundland interns who solved problems at Tesla factory http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/elon-musk-tesla-newfoundland-interns-hired-1.4663270

Show HN: Easy app for creating social media giveaways https://socialman.net/

Show HN: Start – Functional tasks runner for Node.js https://github.com/deepsweet/start

Show HN: VHDL Modulo counter https://fpgaer.wordpress.com/modulo-counter/

Bitcoin estimated to use 0.5% of the world’s electric energy by end of 2018 https://www.cell.com/joule/fulltext/S2542-4351(18)30177-6

Google employees reportedly quit over military drone AI project https://www.engadget.com/2018/05/14/google-project-maven-employee-protest/

Facebook Adds A.I. Labs in Seattle and Pittsburgh, Pressuring Local Universities https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/04/technology/facebook-artificial-intelligence-researchers.html

Google One is coming soon https://one.google.com

US cell carriers are selling access to real-time phone location data https://www.zdnet.com/article/us-cell-carriers-selling-access-to-real-time-location-data/

Innovation Should Be Legal. That’s Why I’m Launching NeTV2 https://www.bunniestudios.com/blog/?p=5308

Introducing Google One https://one.google.com/getupdates

Every Senator Who Voted Against Net Neutrality and When to Vote Them Out https://gizmodo.com/heres-the-name-of-every-senator-who-voted-against-net-n-1826085987

Adobe XD now free through starter plan https://theblog.adobe.com/may-2018-update-adobe-xd/