HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-06-06
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Microsoft has sunk a data centre in the sea to investigate energy efficiency http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-44368813

State of Washington sues Facebook and Google over failure to disclose spending https://techcrunch.com/2018/06/05/washington-sues-facebook-and-google-over-failure-to-disclose-political-ad-spending/

AMD Reveals Threadripper 2: Up to 32 Cores, 250W, X399 Refresh https://www.anandtech.com/show/12906/amd-reveals-threadripper-2-up-to-32-cores-250w-x399-refresh

Caltech glassblower’s retirement has scientists sighing (2016) http://beta.latimes.com/local/education/la-me-caltech-glassblower-20160613-snap-story.html

Show HN: LogicEmu – Online Logic Simulator http://lodev.org/logicemu

How to be a Manager – A step-by-step guide to leading a team https://getweeklyupdate.com/manager-guide

Open Source License Helper Tool https://choosealicense.com/

U.S. lawmaker: ’Sure looks like Zuckerberg lied to Congress’ http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-facebook-data-20180604-story.html

ServiceFabric: a distributed platform for building microservices in the cloud https://blog.acolyer.org/2018/06/05/servicefabric-a-distributed-platform-for-building-microservices-in-the-cloud/

ZeroCater nabs $12M in funding- Seeking Director of Engineering to grow team https://zerocater.com/about/careers/?gh_jid=980527

SEC Names Valerie A. Szczepanik Senior Advisor for Digital Assets and Innovation https://www.sec.gov/news/press-release/2018-102

Show HN: Grep with colours written in Go https://github.com/arsham/blush

Project Capillary: End-to-end encryption for push messaging, simplified https://android-developers.googleblog.com/2018/06/project-capillary-end-to-end-encryption.html?m=1

Show HN: Python library for learning binarytrees https://github.com/joowani/binarytree

XNU kernel heap overflow due to bad bounds checking in MPTCP https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=1558

The Beginning of the Monte Carlo Method (1987) https://fermatslibrary.com/s/the-beginning-of-the-monte-carlo-method

GitLab Ultimate and Gold now free for education and open source https://about.gitlab.com/2018/06/05/gitlab-ultimate-and-gold-free-for-education-and-open-source/

In Hopes of Attracting Foreign Audiences, Broadway Tries a Translation App https://www.wsj.com/articles/in-hopes-of-attracting-foreign-audiences-broadway-tries-a-translation-app-1528153858

Digital license plates finally hit the road in California https://www.theverge.com/2018/5/30/17409112/digital-license-plates-california-reviver-auto

Behind the Messy, Expensive Split Between Facebook and WhatsApp’s Founders https://www.wsj.com/articles/behind-the-messy-expensive-split-between-facebook-and-whatsapps-founders-1528208641

Show HN: Topics.io – Automate ads based on weather, CRM, etc. https://topics.io/

How I stopped being awful at managing: Leadership lessons from a Dev https://hackernoon.com/how-i-stopped-being-awful-at-managing-leadership-lessons-from-a-dev-d1bfebcb3a21

GitHub XP – GitHub Windows XP Theme https://github.com/martenbjork/github-xp

An Open Licensing Organization for Open Source Software https://www.petekeen.net/asacp-for-open-source-software

Hype and plunder: Domo a new low for self-indulgent IPOs http://www.latimes.com/business/hiltzik/la-fi-hiltzik-domo-ipo-20180604-story.html

Super Commuters Explain Why Their Neighborhoods Are Worth It https://www.trulia.com/blog/why-my-monster-commute-is-worth-it/

Torvalds: Standards need to be questioned https://lkml.org/lkml/2018/6/5/769

The FTC is investigating DNA firms like 23andMe and Ancestry over privacy https://www.fastcompany.com/40580364/the-ftc-is-investigating-dna-firms-like-23andme-and-ancestry-over-privacy

Why Development Teams Struggle to Deliver on Time, on Budget, or at All https://www.7pace.com/blog/software-development-planning-fallacy

Data.gov, a catalogue of public government data https://www.data.gov/

Grab drivers in Southeast Asia are now convenience stores, too https://techcrunch.com/2018/06/05/grab-drivers-in-southeast-asia-are-now-convenience-stores-too/

Intel demonstrates a 28-core processor running at 5GHz https://www.engadget.com/2018/06/05/intel-28-core-cpu/

Why removing the TCP pseudo-header doesn’t help mobility http://pouzinsociety.org/node/47

New Asus ’gaming’ phone has more USB ports than 13“ Macbook Pro https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/06/asus-insane-gaming-phone-has-3-usb-ports-clip-on-cooling-fan/

[jwz] The history of Microsoft should not be ignored because of “recent changes” http://archive.is/Cshft

An Ancient Virus May Be Responsible for Human Consciousness https://www.livescience.com/61627-ancient-virus-brain.html

OpenBSD patches rumoured Spectre-like vulnerability https://v4.freshbsd.org/commit/openbsd/src/SqjSSDleV3uNd05n

Sing App – Open Source Admin Dashboard Template with Stylish Design https://flatlogic.github.io/sing-app/

LGBTQ creators call out YouTube for ongoing homophobic ads, demonetization https://www.polygon.com/2018/6/4/17425686/lgbtq-creators-youtube-homophobic-ads-demonetization-pride

Montréal AI Symposium http://montrealaisymposium.com/

In seconds, we faked our way into a political campaign, got unsecured voter data https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/06/campaigns-are-totally-reckless-with-voter-data-activist-tells-ars/

Apple will attempt to jam Facebook’s web-tracking tools http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-44360273

Psychologist Says “Just Do It” as Research Shows You Will Regret It If You Don’t https://www.technologynetworks.com/neuroscience/news/the-ideal-road-not-taken-the-haunting-regrets-of-failing-our-ideal-selves-304536

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi memo instructs employees to say they ’have the D’ http://www.businessinsider.com/uber-ceo-dara-khosrowshahi-have-the-d-memo-2018-6

Show HN: fastjson - Fast JSON Parsing for Go https://github.com/valyala/fastjson

Why does array[i++%n] += i+“ ” give different results in Java 8 and Java 10? https://stackoverflow.com/questions/50683786/why-does-arrayin-i-give-different-results-in-java-8-and-java-10

US government to use facial recognition technology at Mexico border crossing https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/jun/05/facial-recognition-us-mexico-border-crossing

Tesla unveils new white next-gen Roadster prototype at shareholder meeting https://electrek.co/2018/06/05/tesla-new-next-gen-roadster-prototype-shareholder-meeting/

Amazon’s new all-in-one and laptop designs could get Alexa into even more PCs https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2018/6/5/17430940/amazon-new-designs-alexa-pcs

Show HN: Social Media Giveaway App http://socialman.net/

FCC Emails Show Agency Spread Lies to Bolster Dubious DDoS Attack Claims https://gizmodo.com/fcc-emails-show-agency-spread-lies-to-bolster-dubious-d-1826535344

Guitar Hero Live goes offline in December, making 92% of songs unplayable https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/06/guitar-hero-live-goes-offline-in-december-making-92-of-songs-unplayable/

What if we replaced politicians with randomly selected people? – TED Talk https://www.ted.com/talks/brett_hennig_what_if_we_replaced_politicians_with_randomly_selected_people?rss

A free, teacher-less university in France is schooling thousands of programmers https://qz.com/1054412/a-french-billionaires-free-teacher-less-university-is-designing-thousands-of-future-proof-employees/

John Hennessy and David Patterson 2017 ACM A.M. Turing Award Lecture https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3LVeEjsn8Ts

New technology for electricity could double the efficiency of the power grid https://www.vox.com/energy-and-environment/2018/6/5/17373314/electricity-technology-efficiency-software-waste-3dfs

Intel Demos 28-Core Processor Clocked at 5GHz https://www.tomshardware.com/news/intel-cpu-28-core-5-ghz,37201.html

If Microsoft buying GitHub freaks you out, here are your best alternatives https://www.techrepublic.com/article/if-microsoft-buying-github-freaks-you-out-here-are-your-best-alternatives/

Immune recognition of somatic mutations leading to complete regression in cancer https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-018-0040-8

Stop whining about Microsoft buying GitHub, everything will be O.K https://codestera.com/blog/stop-whining-microsoft-buying-github/

Show HN: Are You Thinking What I’m Thinking? https://aytwit.com/

Someone’s feeling optimistic: Sourceforge advertises migration tool in Homepage https://twitter.com/jacobrothstein/status/1003880881562382336

Udacity and Google launch free career courses for interview prep https://www.udacity.com/courses/career

Show HN: Beetle-Race. (Unscientific) Visualization of Reinforcement Learning https://xn--mhlemann-65a.ch/reinforcejs/beetles/

Changing someone’s work environment is fraught with danger – Citrix Blogs https://www.citrix.com/blogs/2018/06/04/changing-someones-work-environment-is-fraught-with-danger/

JetBrains: user disapproval of monochrome icons https://youtrack.jetbrains.com/issue/IDEA-192025

Amnesty research reveals the civilian toll of bombings by US-led forces in Syria https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jun/05/british-us-airstrikes-raqqa-civilians-killed

GitLab’s high-end plans are now free for open source projects and schools https://techcrunch.com/2018/06/05/gitlabs-high-end-plans-are-now-free-for-open-source-projects-and-schools/

Kate Spade, American Designer and Entrepreneur, Is Dead at 55 https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/05/fashion/kate-spade-dead.html