HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-07-25
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Zotero: your personal research assistant https://www.zotero.org/

Knative – Kubernetes-based platform to manage modern serverless workloads https://cloud.google.com/knative/

Portable Cloud Programming with Go Cloud https://blog.golang.org/go-cloud

Violent crime is like infectious disease – and we know how to stop it spreading https://mosaicscience.com/story/violence-crime-knife-chicago-glasgow-gang-epidemic-gun-health-prevention/

Bridging the Gap Between Programming Languages and Hardware Weak Memory Models https://arxiv.org/abs/1807.07892

“POSIX advisory locks are broken by design” https://www.sqlite.org/src/artifact/c230a7a24?ln=994-1081

Intel Begins EOL Plan for Xeon Phi 7200-Series ‘Knights Landing’ Host Processors https://www.anandtech.com/show/13111/intel-begins-eol-plan-for-xeon-phi-7200-series-knights-landing

Annoyed by Restaurant Playlists, a Master Musician Made His Own https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/23/dining/restaurant-music-playlists-ryuichi-sakamoto.html

An XMPP/Jabber echo bot written in sed https://github.com/horazont/xmpp-echo-bot

Commodore 64 SID replacement using a Teensy 3.6 https://hackaday.com/2018/07/24/sad-without-a-sid-this-comes-pretty-close/

EU fines Asus, Denon-Marantz, Philips and Pioneer $130M for online price fixing https://techcrunch.com/2018/07/24/eu-fines-asus-denon-marantz-philips-and-pioneer-130m-for-online-price-fixing/

Fero – A secure signing server built around the YubiHSM2 https://github.com/coreos/fero

SEC Charges Failed Fyre Festival Founder and Others with $27.4M Offering Fraud https://www.sec.gov/news/press-release/2018-141

Pointers Are Complicated, Or: What’s in a Byte? Towards a Memory Model for Rust https://www.ralfj.de/blog/2018/07/24/pointers-and-bytes.html

What could you write down about a juggling pattern? (1993) http://www.juggling.org/help/siteswap/faq.html

Richard Milner on a new U.S. particle accelerator http://news.mit.edu/2018/3q-richard-milner-new-us-particle-accelerator-0724

Hackers Breached Virginia Bank Twice in Eight Months, Stole $2.4M https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/07/hackers-breached-virginia-bank-twice-in-eight-months-stole-2-4m/

The Free Stack – Running Your Application for Free on AWS http://p.agnihotry.com/post/the_free_stack_aws/

Missouri disaster: Duck boat’s designer had no engineering training http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-duck-boat-20180724-story.html

Live tracking of Amtrak trains https://www.amtrak.com/track-your-train.html

Good news: Your Tesla Model 3 is ready. Bad news: It may take weeks to get fixed http://www.latimes.com/business/autos/la-fi-hy-tesla-parts-service-20180724-story.html

Show HN: Codemason – Deploy and host your apps without the hassle https://codemason.io

Departing Facebook security officer advocated for shifts in company’s culture https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ryanmac/facebook-alex-stamos-memo-cambridge-analytica-pick-sides

SEC detects insider trading by executive at Alliance Fiber Optic Products https://www.sec.gov/news/press-release/2018-142

Recipes for Honey-Drinks in the First Published English Beekeeping Manual https://recipes.hypotheses.org/11019

YouTube page load is 5x slower in Firefox and Edge than in Chrome https://old.reddit.com/r/Windows10/comments/91jil3/youtube_page_load_is_5x_slower_in_firefox_and/

Big Bang telescope finale marks end of an era in cosmology https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05788-5

The Internet of Snails (2015) http://cabinetmagazine.org/issues/58/smith.php

Rescale (YC W12) raises $32M to bring high performance computing to cloud https://techcrunch.com/2018/07/24/rescale-reels-in-32-million-series-b-to-bring-hpc-to-cloud/

Show HN: Mandalagaba – Create mandalas and tessellations online http://www.mandalagaba.com

Altair 8800 Simulator https://s2js.com/altair/sim.html

Eben Norton Horsford, baking-powder revolutionary and passionate medievalist http://www.quidplura.com/?p=10474

More and More of What We Do Depends on Government Permission https://reason.com/archives/2018/07/24/permitted-lives

NASA remote sensing toolkit released https://software.nasa.gov/remotesensing/

Apple Developer CD Codenames (1999) http://www.mackido.com/CodeNames/DeveloperCDs.html

Young galaxy’s halo offers clues to its growth and evolution https://phys.org/news/2018-07-young-galaxy-halo-clues-growth.html

Ernst Dickmanns, a German scientist who developed self-driving cars in the 1980s https://www.politico.eu/article/delf-driving-car-born-1986-ernst-dickmanns-mercedes/

Uefi-jitfuck – A JIT Brainfuck compiler running on x86_64 UEFI https://github.com/m4tx/uefi-jitfuck

Awesome Cold Showers: for when people get too hyped up about things https://github.com/hwayne/awesome-cold-showers

Engelbart: Developing the Underlying Concepts for Contemporary Computing (1997) https://fermatslibrary.com/s/douglas-carl-engelbart-developing-the-underlying-concepts-for-contemporary-computing

Wave After Wave of Garbage Hits the Dominican Republic https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/23/world/americas/dominican-republic-garbage.html

Why I published Venmo users’ “drug” deals on Twitter https://blog.usejournal.com/why-i-blasted-your-drug-deals-on-twitter-f8c517de1256

Brian Kernighan remembers the origins of ‘grep’ https://thenewstack.io/brian-kernighan-remembers-the-origins-of-grep/

Why No HTTPS? https://whynohttps.com

Even more compute shaders (execution units and caches) https://anteru.net/blog/2018/even-more-compute-shaders/

China is making electric buses cheap, just like it did for solar panels https://www.vox.com/energy-and-environment/2018/4/17/17239368/china-investment-solar-electric-buses-cost

CrowTrax: Crow Attacks in Vancouver Interactive Map http://giscourses.net/crowtrax/crowtrax.html

Show HN: Pitchenvy – A gallery of the best startup pitch decks http://www.pitchenvy.io

Supercraft: Create and Publish WebVR Sites in VR https://supermedium.com/supercraft/

SpaceX Preps for Three Block 5 Launches in Just Two Weeks https://www.wired.com/story/spacex-preps-for-three-block-5-launches-in-just-two-weeks

Meatless burger’s “heme” is safe to eat, regulators say https://www.cnet.com/news/impossible-burgers-key-ingredient-wins-fda-approval/

Next-Gen Nuclear Is Coming–If Society Wants It https://www.wired.com/story/next-gen-nuclear/

Delta and American Airlines say they won’t make their coach seats tighter https://www.theverge.com/2018/7/24/17608948/delta-american-airlines-coach-seats-tighter-legroom

Tesla troll/short doxxed and revealed to be heavily invested in oil industry https://electrek.co/2018/07/24/tesla-troll-short-doxxed-oil-industry-musk-calls-boss/

Game studio Ready at Dawn switching to Rust for all new development https://twitter.com/AndreaPessino/status/1021532074153394176

SF Supervisors Move to Ban Workplace Cafeterias http://www.sfexaminer.com/supervisors-move-ban-workplace-cafeterias/

Web DSP audio editor https://dsp.audio/editor/

The World’s Largest Websites Not Redirecting Insecure Requests to HTTPS https://www.troyhunt.com/why-no-https-heres-the-worlds-largest-websites-not-redirecting-insecure-requests/

Twitter will lock your account if you change your display name to Elon Musk https://www.theverge.com/2018/7/24/17610348/twitter-elon-musk-display-name-change-lock-account-crypto-scams

Russian Hackers Reach US Utility Control Rooms, Homeland Security Officials Say https://www.wsj.com/articles/russian-hackers-reach-u-s-utility-control-rooms-homeland-security-officials-say-1532388110

Eleven babies die after Dutch women given Viagra in drug trial https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jul/24/eleven-babies-die-dutch-women-viagra-drug-trial

The Frontpage of Mastodon http://lazymastodon.com/

The Political Education of Silicon Valley https://www.wired.com/story/political-education-silicon-valley

Competitive Programmer’s Handbook (2017) [pdf] https://cses.fi/book/index.html

MacBook Pro throttling not a CPU issue, but rather power throttling of the VRM https://old.reddit.com/r/macbookpro/comments/91256u/optimal_cpu_tuning_settings_for_i9_mbp_to_stop/

Macbook Pro 2018: Optimal CPU Tuning Settings for I9 MBP to Stop VRM Throttling https://www.reddit.com/r/macbookpro/comments/91256u/optimal_cpu_tuning_settings_for_i9_mbp_to_stop/

Apple Addresses MacBook Pro Throttling Controversy https://www.macrumors.com/2018/07/24/apple-addresses-macbook-pro-throttling/

Apple Says MacBook Pro Throttling Is a Bug, Fix Available Now in MacOS Update https://www.macrumors.com/2018/07/24/2018-macbook-pro-throttling-bug-fix/