HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-07-05
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WebSub, open protocol for distributed pub–sub communication on the Internet https://www.w3.org/TR/websub/

Draw This: a polaroid camera that draws cartoons http://danmacnish.com/2018/07/01/draw-this/

Einstein Right Again: Even the Heaviest Objects Fall the Same Way http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/2018/07/04/einstein-relativity-heavy-objects-fall/

How to crawl a quarter billion webpages in 40 hours (2012) http://www.michaelnielsen.org/ddi/how-to-crawl-a-quarter-billion-webpages-in-40-hours/

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

Itty Bitty: Sites contained within their own links https://itty.bitty.site/#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

Human ancestors walked on two feet but their children still had a backup plan https://phys.org/news/2018-07-human-ancestors-feet-children-backup.html

GitHub mirror compromise incident report https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Github/2018-06-28

The Pentagon Is Building a Team of Tech-Savvy Soldiers https://www.wired.com/story/pentagon-dream-team-tech-savvy-soldiers/

WhatsApp sends Cease and Desists for apps that use Android’s APIs to interface https://www.xda-developers.com/whatsapp-sends-cease-desist-apps-native-android-api/

Youtube-dl: Command-line program to download videos https://github.com/rg3/youtube-dl

Hawaii moves to ban sale of sunscreens with coral-harming chemicals https://www.cbsnews.com/news/hawaii-moves-to-ban-sale-of-sunscreens-with-coral-harming-chemicals/

Consistency Models https://jepsen.io/consistency

Study shows where the brain transforms seeing into acting http://picower.mit.edu/news/study-shows-where-brain-transforms-seeing-acting

Tezos and Ocaml: A self-amending cryptographic ledger https://github.com/tezos/tezos

Learning ‘Montezuma’s Revenge’ from a single demonstration https://blog.openai.com/learning-montezumas-revenge-from-a-single-demonstration/

Augmenting Long-term Memory http://augmentingcognition.com/ltm.html

The Higgs boson: the hunt, the discovery, the study and some future perspectives https://atlas.cern/updates/atlas-feature/higgs-boson

Making calls to WebAssembly fast and implementing anyref https://blog.benj.me/2018/07/04/mozilla-2018-faster-calls-and-anyref/

Spanish Wikipedia also shuts down in protest at proposed EU copyright law https://es.wikipedia.org/

Analysis of USB fan given to journalists at North Korea-Singapore Summit [pdf] http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/~sps32/usb_fan_report.pdf

NZ Court of Appeal Upholds Kim Dotcom Extradition Decision to the US https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12083480

GitHub – Creality3DPrinting/Ender-3: A fully Open Source 3D printer https://github.com/Creality3DPrinting/Ender-3

BASHing data: Truncated data items https://www.polydesmida.info/BASHing/2018-07-04.html

Polish charity gets huge phone bill thanks to stork https://www.bbc.com/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-44645217

The Future of Computing: Logic or Biology (2003) [pdf] https://lamport.azurewebsites.net/pubs/future-of-computing.pdf

The relativistic discriminator: a key element missing from standard GAN https://ajolicoeur.wordpress.com/RelativisticGAN/

The Whole of WordPress Compiled to .NET Core and a NuGet Package with PeachPie https://www.hanselman.com/blog/TheWholeOfWordPressCompiledToNETCoreAndANuGetPackageWithPeachPie.aspx

Why standard Indonesian is not spoken throughout Indonesia http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20180703-why-no-one-speaks-indonesias-language

Why is Juul worth $16B? It’s more like a cigarette than you think https://www.theverge.com/2018/7/3/17529442/juul-vapes-nicotine-electronic-cigarettes-addiction-funding

When Sports Betting Is Legal, the Value of Game Data Soars https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/02/sports/sports-betting.html

Poetry: Python dependency management and packaging made easy https://github.com/sdispater/poetry

Dawn’s Latest Orbit Reveals Dramatic New Views of Occator Crater https://www.nasa.gov/feature/jpl/dawn-s-latest-orbit-reveals-dramatic-new-views-of-occator-crater

Show HN: Snibox – Self-hosted snippets manager https://github.com/snibox/snibox

Show HN: Asciinema casts post-production tools https://github.com/cirocosta/asciinema-edit

Show HN: Axax – Async iterator extensions for JavaScript https://github.com/jamiemccrindle/axax

NES Emulator on the UEFI Shell Running Super Mario Bros [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QZwN2YNdlKg

Slow Reading: the antithesis of speed reading https://www.theindy.us/slow-reading/

Designing an email-only Slack interface https://kevinlynagh.com/stop-slacking/

TclWise: Guide to the Tcl programming language (2004) http://www.invece.org/tclwise/

If You Say Something Is “Likely,” How Likely Do People Think It Is? https://hbr.org/2018/07/if-you-say-something-is-likely-how-likely-do-people-think-it-is

Show HN: Gurn – Use words, not bookmarks https://www.gurn.io/

Report: 18% of People in Turkey Own Crypto Compared to 8% in the US https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/07/04/report-18-of-people-in-turkey-own-crypto-compared-to-8-in-the-us/

How Browsers’ Explanations Impact Misconceptions About Private Browsing [pdf] https://www.blaseur.com/papers/www18privatebrowsing.pdf

In Q2 2018, Global VC Scales Tipped In Favor Of Chinese Startups Over American https://news.crunchbase.com/news/in-q2-2018-global-vc-scales-tipped-in-favor-chinese-startups-over-north-america/

Hybrid Embryos of Near-Extinct Rhino Created in Lab https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/04/science/northern-white-rhino-embryo.html

Humidity in New Jersey impeding radio transmissions and slowing stock trades https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-03/this-heat-wave-s-so-bad-it-s-even-slowing-down-u-s-stock-trades

Sony posts whole movie on YouTube in trailer’s place https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-44711274?ocid=socialflow_twitter

Show HN: (gle) a tiny but completely functional Google searcher lib in python https://github.com/iogf/gle

Battery Fueled by Iron and Water Could Transform the Power Grid https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HmtI8Wat7rY

Sperm quality improved by adding nuts to diet, study says https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-44695602

Why Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs (SICP) Matters https://people.eecs.berkeley.edu/~bh/sicp.html

Is Firefox lying to users about viruses in downloads? https://www.theindy.us/is-firefox-lying-to-users-about-viruses-in-downloads/

Grand Pwning Unit: Accelerating Microarchitectural Attacks with the GPU https://blog.acolyer.org/2018/07/04/grand-pwning-unit-accelerating-microarchitectural-attacks-with-the-gpu/

Show HN: mkcert – a zero-config tool to generate development certificates https://github.com/FiloSottile/mkcert

Capture the Flag: the emergence of complex cooperative agents https://deepmind.com/blog/capture-the-flag/

Important database news from the last few months https://winand.at/newsletter/2018-07/sql-over-the-cloud-fsyncgate

Sensorama for iOS: phone’s sensor data emailed to you a nice JSON (for AI/ML) https://github.com/wkoszek/sensorama-ios

Show HN: Prototypr.io V2 – The Swiss army knife for designers https://prototypr.io/home

A massive object devastated Uranus a long time ago and it never fully recovered https://bgr.com/2018/07/03/uranus-collision-early-solar-system/

The plurality of uses for hemp http://practicalhuman.org/hemp/10e3cfa80

Thanks Economist, You Really Know What Has Gone Wrong with the Internet https://svedic.org/programming/thanks-economist-fix-the-internet

’20 pounds of human waste’ dropped on San Francisco street corner https://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/San-Francisco-human-waste-feces-homeless-Reddit-13044317.php

A one word change to the C standard to make undefined behavior sane again http://blog.metaobject.com/2018/07/a-one-word-change-to-c-standard-to-make.html

Elon ordered Tesla engineers to stop doing a critical brake test on Model 3s https://www.businessinsider.de/tesla-elon-musk-orders-engineers-to-stop-brake-and-roll-testing-2018-6

Gmail messages ’read by human third parties’ https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-44699263