HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-06-28
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Apple Engineers Its Own Downfall with the Macbook Pro Keyboard https://ifixit.org/blog/10229/macbook-pro-keyboard/

Squeezed: Why Our Families Can’t Afford America https://nytimes.com/2018/06/27/books/review-squeezed-alissa-quart.html

Test-Driven Web Development with Python – The Book https://www.obeythetestinggoat.com/pages/book.html#toc

Exposing the secret Office 365 detailed activity logs and forensics tool https://lmgsecurity.com/exposing-the-secret-office-365-forensics-tool/

Remix is hiring Software Engineers and Managers to build more livable cities https://jobs.lever.co/remix/85754b42-d084-4457-b9a6-4555332c3ee4?lever-origin=applied&lever-source%5B%5D=hackernews

Plume – WIP Federated Blog Engine with ActivityPub https://github.com/Plume-org/Plume

How Tree Trunks Are Cut to Produce Wood with Different Appearances and Uses https://www.archdaily.com/894449/how-tree-trunks-are-cut-to-produce-wood-with-different-appearances-and-uses

Mobile Airbag Deploy When Device Is Dropped https://imgur.com/gallery/B5xe3ug

Don’t Provide Your References to a Recruiter Until After Your Last Interview https://kvonhorn.github.io//2018/06/27/dont_provide_contacts_until_last_interview.html

Google Play Store’s Algorithm Quietly Changes, Tanking Some Apps’ Rankings https://www.xda-developers.com/developers-huge-drop-new-installs-play-store-algorithm-changes/

China’s social credit system ‘could interfere in other nations’ sovereignty’ https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jun/28/chinas-social-credit-system-could-interfere-in-other-nations-sovereignty

Facebook Patent Imagines Triggering a Phone’s Mic When Hidden Signal Plays on TV https://gizmodo.com/facebook-patent-imagines-triggering-your-phone-s-mic-wh-1827176182

Show HN: Muzoti – Algorithmic Music with Web Audio/Midi and VueJS https://www.muzoti.com/

AT&T raises most customers’ fees by $1.23, adding $800M revenue https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/27/att-just-made-800-million-by-raising-everyones-fees-by-1point23.html

In Memory of Jesse Helms and the Condom on His House (2008) https://www.poz.com/blog/in-memory-of-je

IEEE Position Statement in Support of Strong Encryption [pdf] http://globalpolicy.ieee.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/IEEE18006.pdf

Barebones C64 emulator written in C99, compiled to WebAssembly in under 64K https://floooh.github.io/oryol-sticky-tests/c64.html

Becoming CTO at OpenAI (2017) https://blog.gregbrockman.com/define-cto-openai

We Have Reached Peak Screen. Now Revolution Is in the Air https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/27/technology/peak-screen-revolution.html

Graphene-Based Adaptive Thermal Camouflage https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b01746

How my role as CTO has changed as we’ve grown from 1 to 100 engineers https://engineering.gusto.com/how-my-role-as-cto-has-changed-as-weve-grown-to-100-engineers/

Japan’s Hayabusa 2 spacecraft reaches cosmic ’diamond’ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-44603120

Deuce: A Lightweight User Interface for Structured Editing https://arxiv.org/abs/1707.00015

Another 10 years of Internet evolution http://www.potaroo.net/ispcol/2018-06/10years.html

Car alarms and smoke alarms: the tradeoff between sensitivity and specificity https://blog.danslimmon.com/2012/11/02/car-alarms-and-smoke-alarms-the-tradeoff-between-sensitivity-and-specificity/

Toward Psychoinformatics: Computer Science Meets Psychology (2016) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4923556/

Deconstruction with Discrete Embeddings https://r2rt.com/deconstruction-with-discrete-embeddings.html

I Wore an Expensive Watch While Traveling and People Treated Me Differently https://www.thrillist.com/expensive-watches-worth-respect-travel

Friends don’t let friends use AOL (2000) https://www.salon.com/2000/02/02/aol_friends/

Elon Musk Races to Exit Tesla’s ‘Production Hell’ https://www.wsj.com/articles/elon-musk-races-to-exit-teslas-production-hell-1530149814

Quines and Multi-Quines (2005) http://www.madore.org/~david/computers/quine.html

AT&T is screwing customers by almost tripling a bogus fee https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/06/27/att-screwing-customers-almost-tripling-bogus-fee/

Abusing CSS to create colored dots https://akr.am/blog/posts/color-coding-dots-in-css

Beware of ads that use inaudible sound to link your phone, TV, tablet, and PC https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2015/11/beware-of-ads-that-use-inaudible-sound-to-link-your-phone-tv-tablet-and-pc/

Are You a 10x Programmer? Or Just a Jerk? https://thenewstack.io/10x-programmer-just-jerk/

Google ups its Linux Foundation membership to the $500,000/year Platinum level https://techcrunch.com/2018/06/27/google-ups-its-linux-foundation-membership-to-the-500000-year-platinum-level/

Gates Foundation spent $775m on an education project that was worse than useless https://boingboing.net/2018/06/27/worse-than-useless-2.html

Anthony Kennedy’s Retirement May Have Huge Consequences for Privacy https://www.wired.com/story/anthony-kennedy-retirement-consequences-for-privacy

Indie Games Are Getting Cloned Before They’re Even Out https://kotaku.com/clever-indie-game-donut-county-isnt-even-out-yet-and-al-1827117824

NASA’s Experimental Supersonic Aircraft Now Known as X-59 QueSST https://www.nasa.gov/aero/nasa-experimental-supersonic-aircraft-x-59-quesst

Slack outage: Connectivity issues affecting all workspaces https://status.slack.com/2018-06/142edcb9e52c7663

Show HN: E-Book Site for Classics http://brainab.com/index.html

Gracefully Scaling to 10k PostgreSQL Connections for $35/mo https://articles.fti.bi/postgres-10k-connections-part-one

Marketing Firm Exactis Leaks Personal Info Database with 340M Records https://www.wired.com/story/exactis-database-leak-340-million-records/

Talking to Google Duplex: Google’s human-like phone AI feels revolutionary https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/06/google-duplex-is-calling-we-talk-to-the-revolutionary-but-limited-phone-ai/

Cell carriers to stop sharing real-time cell phone location data https://www.zdnet.com/article/senator-rebukes-carriers-sharing-real-time-location-data/

Quasimusic: music from quasiperiodic tilings (2012) http://www.gregegan.net/APPLETS/34/34.html

A Nobel-winning economist’s guide to taming tech monopolies https://qz.com/1310266/nobel-winning-economist-jean-tirole-on-how-to-regulate-tech-monopolies/

Show HN: Frock: Clojure-flavoured PHP https://chr15m.github.io/frock-clojure-flavoured-php.html

3b1b featured creators #1 [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VcgJro0sTiM

Show HN: Ping Man – Monitor your ping from your menu bar https://pingman.io

Apple and Samsung settle seven-year long patent fight over copying the iPhone https://www.theverge.com/2018/6/27/17510908/apple-samsung-settle-patent-battle-over-copying-iphone

The Good, Bad and Ugly: Apache Spark for Data Science Work https://thenewstack.io/the-good-bad-and-ugly-apache-spark-for-data-science-work/

Yes, Google’s Phone-Calling AI Is Cool. But Why Does It Exist? https://futurism.com/google-duplex-why-exist/

Our Solar System’s First Known Interstellar Object Gets Unexpected Speed Boost https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?feature=7173

Building a curated resources website [video] https://www.newco.app/members/how-to-build-a-curated-resources-website

ProtonMail Down for Many Users as the Company’s Network Faces ’Sustained Attack’ https://twitter.com/ProtonMail/status/1011858507879145473

Elon Musk: Tesla Model 3 assembly line inside a tent is way better and cheaper https://electrek.co/2018/06/19/tesla-model-3-assembly-line-inside-tent-elon-musk/

The Solid-State Lithium-Ion Battery – Has John Goodenough Finally Done It? https://www.axios.com/battery-pioneer-1528047409-d0515380-1881-4e96-891f-3763eaa84666.html

Show HN: Evaluate resumes at a glance through Named Entity Recognition https://dataturks.com/blog/named-entity-recognition-in-resumes.php

Scientists discover a new mechanism that prevents proliferation of cancer cells https://m.phys.org/news/2018-06-scientists-mechanism-proliferation-cancer-cells.html

Show HN: Okay Google, Open my curtains (DIY curtain automation for ~$70) http://vignesh.foamsnet.com/2018/06/v20-ok-google-open-my-curtains.html

Cryptocurrency influencers hype up ICOs, sometimes making $105,000 a tweet http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-cryptocurrency-ico-influencers-20180626-story.html