HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-06-09
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Ok-Cancel versus Cancel-Ok https://www.factorio.com/blog/post/fff-246

Slip Coaches: Back When British Express Trains Detached Passenger Cars at Speed https://99percentinvisible.org/article/slip-coaches-back-when-british-express-trains-detached-passenger-cars-at-speed/

Special Paint on the Hood of the World War II Jeep Could Detect Mustard Gas https://jalopnik.com/how-special-paint-on-the-hood-of-the-world-war-ii-jeep-1826657149

Sending Cat Pictures Over The Phone https://github.com/jpf/dial-a-cat

Living APIs and the Case for GraphQL https://brandur.org/graphql

Maybe the Gig Economy Isn’t Reshaping Work After All https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/07/business/economy/work-gig-economy.html

Use Emacs Org Mode and REST APIs for an up-to-date stock portfolio http://www.sastibe.de/2018/05/2018-05-11-emacs-org-mode-rest-apis-stocks/

Sketch.systems https://sketch.systems/

Chatbots were the next big thing: what happened? https://blog.growthbot.org/chatbots-were-the-next-big-thing-what-happened

The ties between Silicon Valley and the military run deep https://www.cjr.org/the_new_gatekeepers/silicon-valley-military.php

Facebook Gave Some Companies Access to Additional Data About Users’ Friends https://www.wsj.com/articles/facebook-gave-some-companies-access-to-additional-data-about-users-friends-1528490406

Hacker News Highlights: April and May 2018 https://blog.ycombinator.com/hacker-news-highlights-april-may-2018/

The Biggest and Weirdest Commits in Linux Kernel Git History (2017) https://www.destroyallsoftware.com/blog/2017/the-biggest-and-weirdest-commits-in-linux-kernel-git-history

Network.framework: A modern alternative to sockets https://developer.apple.com/videos/play/wwdc2018/715/

VFS shim that allows a SQLite database to be appended to another file https://sqlite.org/src/file/ext/misc/appendvfs.c

GoCardless Is Hiring Engineers/PMs/Data Scientists/Program Managers (London) https://gocardless.com/about/jobs/

Aerospike Engines: Why aren’t we using them now? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K4zFefh5T-8

Current Inflation Has Different Effects on Different Age Groups https://macroaffairs.com/inflation-per-generation-avocado-index-millennials/finance-economics/

What to Do When a Loved One Is Severely Depressed https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/07/health/depression-suicide-helping.html

Accelerated Computing Powering World’s Fastest Supercomputer https://blogs.nvidia.com/blog/2018/06/08/worlds-fastest-exascale-ai-supercomputer-summit/

Reverse Engineering the Mind: Brain and Cognitive Sciences [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5spI5HVgBhM

Fuzzy Logic in Agent-Based Game Design [pdf] https://web.northeastern.edu/magy/courses/AI/FuzzyLogicGames.pdf

Nearly 80% of Japan’s Airbnbs removed in response to new home-share law https://www.cntraveler.com/story/nearly-80-percent-of-japans-airbnbs-were-just-removed

Australian drug raid officers seize $350,000 in Cryptocurrency https://zycrypto.com/australian-drug-raid-officers-seize-350000-in-cryptocurrency/

How Behavior Spreads: The Science of Complex Contagions https://press.princeton.edu/titles/11279.html

Once Again, New York State Considers a Terrible Right of Publicity Law https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/06/once-again-new-york-state-considers-terrible-right-publicity-law

Elizabeth Holmes, Somehow, Is Trying to Start a New Company https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2018/06/elizabeth-holmes-is-trying-to-start-a-new-company

This weed-killing AI robot can tell crops apart https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/04/weed-killing-ai-robot.html

Malady mongers: How drug companies sell treatments by inventing diseases https://www.yahoo.com/news/malady-mongers-drug-companies-sell-treatments-inventing-diseases-100040360.html

Spin Up an HTAP Database in 5 Minutes with TiDB and TiSpark https://www.pingcap.com/blog/how_to_spin_up_an_htap_database_in_5_minutes_with_tidb_tispark/

Two Quantum Computing Bills Are Coming to US Congress https://gizmodo.com/two-quantum-computing-bills-are-coming-to-congress-1826674761

DropIt – A file uploader built with Node.js https://github.com/ThalKod/DropIt

Intel: We ’Forgot’ to Mention 28-Core, 5-GHz CPU Demo Was Overclocked https://www.tomshardware.com/news/intel-28-core-cpu-5ghz,37244.html

Design of CMOS-memristor Circuits for LSTM architecture https://arxiv.org/abs/1806.02366

Show HN: Dataturks, online annotation tool for text and vision ML https://dataturks.com/projects/trending

Show HN: While teaching a class of kids, I made this programming game for them http://loop-monster.bitballoon.com/

4-2: The History of Super Mario Bros.’ Most Infamous Level https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1AHCaokqhg

Congress is less than 50 votes from passing a motion to save net neutrality https://www.theverge.com/2018/6/8/17442308/net-neutrality-cra-congress-title-ii-fcc-ajit-pai

The Mod Archive https://modarchive.org

Talkin’ Treble: How Android engineers are winning the war on fragmentation https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/06/talkin-treble-how-android-engineers-are-winning-the-war-on-fragmentation/

Show HN: Silogizma – Deductive reasoning tool https://silogizma.org/

Show HN: Uphack – Decentralized Hackernews Powered by Tendermint Consensus http://uphack.co

Bitcoin trading in Venezuela is skyrocketing amid 14,000% inflation https://qz.com/1300832/bitcoin-trading-in-venezuela-is-skyrocketing-amid-14000-inflation/

The U.S Just Beat China to develop the world’s fastest supercomputer https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/08/technology/supercomputer-china-us.html

Show HN: I Made Alexa Work on Apple Watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XZVExdLCXtg

Node.js Creator Blasts Node.js, Offers a Secure TypeScript-Based Alternative https://thenewstack.io/node-js-creator-blasts-node-js-offers-a-secure-typescript-based-alternative/

EU committee will vote on an apocalyptically stupid, copyright proposal https://boingboing.net/2018/06/07/thanks-axel-voss.html