HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-08-04
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Filament: Physically-based rendering engine https://google.github.io/filament/Filament.md.html

Learning from Terminals to Design the Future of User Interfaces https://brandur.org/interfaces

The default OpenSSH key encryption is worse than plaintext https://latacora.singles/2018/08/03/the-default-openssh.html

Things they don’t teach you running a business by yourself https://docs.browserless.io/blog/2018/08/01/running-an-indie-business.html

ThinkPad X220 MacOS High Sierra Installation http://x220.mcdonnelltech.com/

Systemisers are better at maths https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-30013-8

Show HN: Polyhedra Viewer https://polyhedra.tessera.li

YouTube Stars Turning Viewers Into Readers https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/31/books/booktubers-youtube.html

The GENTLE Compiler Construction System http://gentle.compilertools.net/index.html

A Linux Auditd Rule Set Mapped to MITRE’s Attack Framework https://github.com/bfuzzy/auditd-attack

Indigenous community built a DIY drone to fight off illegal loggers (2016) https://qz.com/662530/a-tiny-forest-tribe-built-a-diy-drone-from-youtube-to-fight-off-illegal-loggers/

Kitten Programming Language http://kittenlang.org/

Why Westerners Fear Robots and the Japanese Do Not https://www.wired.com/story/ideas-joi-ito-robot-overlords/

JEP draft: Type operator expressions in the JVM http://openjdk.java.net/jeps/8204937

How Numba and Cython speed up Python code https://rushter.com/blog/numba-cython-python-optimization/

The Round Houses, or Tulou’s, of Southern China (2012) http://www.beckyances.net/2012/02/the-round-houses-or-tulous-of-southern-china/

Periodic fasting starves cisplatin‐resistant cancers to death http://emboj.embopress.org/content/early/2018/06/06/embj.201899815

Show HN: A map that shows you how far you can go for a given time or distance https://oalley.net/

Firefox removes RSS support https://evertpot.com/firefox-rss/

Show HN: Shade – a quick-and-dirty glsl prototyping tool https://github.com/dancrn/shade

Should computer science researchers disclose negative social consequences? https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05791-w

Loop Recognition in C++/Java/Go/Scala (2011) [pdf] https://days2011.scala-lang.org/sites/days2011/files/ws3-1-Hundt.pdf

Progressive Neural Architecture Search https://arxiv.org/abs/1712.00559

Children learn best when engaged in the living world, not on screens https://aeon.co/essays/children-learn-best-when-engaged-in-the-living-world-not-on-screens

OPDS – A standard for digital content distribution http://opds.io

AMD Creates Quad Core Zen SoC with 24 Vega CUs for Chinese Consoles https://www.anandtech.com/show/13153/amd-creates-quad-core-zen-soc-with-24-vega-cus-for-chinese-consoles

3M Knew About the Dangers of PFOA and PFOS Decades Ago, Internal Documents Show https://theintercept.com/2018/07/31/3m-pfas-minnesota-pfoa-pfos/

Spotify GDPR data export: user receives 250MB containing every interaction https://twitter.com/steipete/status/1025024813889478656

Rescale (YC W12) Is Hiring a Senior Front end Engineer https://jobs.lever.co/rescale/db57778b-268d-473d-9edf-111fb843265a

George P. Shultz on the Future of the International System [video] http://blog.longnow.org/02018/08/03/george-p-shultz-on-the-future-of-the-international-system/

Trash piles up in US as China closes door to recycling https://phys.org/news/2018-07-trash-piles-china-door-recycling.html

Scientists present concept for the elimination of traffic jams https://techxplore.com/news/2018-08-scientists-concept-traffic.html

HP Ink Printers Remote Code Execution https://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c06097712

Show HN: HugeGraph – An open source fast and highly scalable graph database https://github.com/hugegraph/hugegraph

Why Are Spaces in Science Fiction Not Wheelchair-Accessible? https://io9.gizmodo.com/staircases-in-space-why-are-places-in-science-fiction-1827966642

Apple’s $1T Milestone Reflects Rise of Powerful Megacompanies https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/02/business/apple-trillion.html

California’s Birds Are Testing New Survival Tactics on a Vast Scale https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/30/science/california-birds-climate-change.html

Reddit reinvents the chat room with subreddit chat https://www.wired.com/story/reddit-introduces-subreddit-chat/

Bob Beck: Adventures in OpenBSD Pledge – BSDCan 2018 (video) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXO6nelFt-E

Xenko game engine 3.0 is now free and open-source https://xenko.com/blog/xenko-opensource-mit/

Doing Windows, Part 7: Third Time’s the Charm https://www.filfre.net/2018/08/doing-windows-part-7-third-times-the-charm/

Google Is Still Planning ‘Smart City’ in Toronto Despite Major Privacy Concerns https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/xwkv9z/google-planning-smart-city-toronto-despite-privacy-concerns

Google struggles to contain uproar over China censorship plans https://theintercept.com/2018/08/03/google-search-engine-china-censorship-backlash/

Go checkout Andrew Moore’s slides on statistics http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~./awm/tutorials/list.html

DOJ and FCC request Supreme Court vacate 2016 net neutrality ruling https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/3/17649662/net-neutrality-justice-doj-fcc-supreme-court

Is This an Image? Or Is It a Gun? https://github.com/kauffj/liberator.png

New FPGA Development Boards Supported with Open Source Tools https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/alchitry/alchitry-digital-design-simplified?ref=7jcboi

BBB gives fake Hamas “business” an a rating, charges for higher ratings https://abcnews.go.com/Blotter/business-bureau-best-ratings-money-buy/story?id=12123843

A surprising campus free speech problem: left-wingers fired for their opinions https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2018/8/3/17644180/political-correctness-free-speech-liberal-data-georgetown

The life of the doctor called to perform at the Hamilton-Burr duel https://www.laphamsquarterly.org/roundtable/seeing-himself

Google reportedly in talks to bring its Cloud service to China https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/3/17649626/google-cloud-china-search-news-drive-docs

Faced with Scala 2 and Scala 3, a long time contributor makes a choice https://medium.com/@fommil/scala-3-considered-as-a-new-programming-language-a335ff67e075

Reflection on one-year usage of OpenBSD https://nanxiao.me/en/reflection-on-one-year-usage-of-openbsd/

Cookie policy notifications have ruined user experience on the web https://www.reddit.com/r/web_design/comments/93o0eg/cookie_policy_notifications_have_ruined_user/

Show HN: A mobile HTML editor that sucks less than all the others https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=56&v=InI_PEb9ORQ

Amazon pays £1.7m corporation tax in the UK https://www.bbc.com/news/business-45053528

Commit Often, Perfect Later, Publish Once: Git Best Practices https://sethrobertson.github.io/GitBestPractices/

A massive new study confirms a national energy grid would pay for itself https://www.vox.com/energy-and-environment/2018/8/3/17638246/national-energy-grid-renewables-transmission

C# beats Java in 9 out of 10 benchmarks (benchmarks game) https://benchmarksgame-team.pages.debian.net/benchmarksgame/faster/csharp.html

Epic CEO labels Google Play 30% revenue share “disproportionate” https://www.pocketgamer.biz/news/68713/epic-tim-sweeney-interview-fortnite-bypasses-google-play/

3M Knew About the Dangers of PFOA and PFOS Decades Ago https://theintercept.com/2018/07/31/3m-pfas-minnesota-pfoa-pfos/

South Korea’s spy cam porn epidemic https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-45040968

ICE Announces Bakkt, a Global Platform and Ecosystem for Digital Assets http://fortune.com/longform/nyse-owner-bitcoin-exchange-startup/

Confirmed: Fortnite on Android will drive its bus past Google’s 30% cut https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/08/fortnite-on-android-may-drive-its-battle-bus-past-googles-30-cut/

Nuitka: A Python compiler http://nuitka.net/

Apple Is Worth $1Tn. Two Decades Ago, It Was Almost Bankrupt https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/02/technology/apple-stock-1-trillion-market-cap.html

What Happened When I Tried Talking to Twitter Abusers http://www.everywhereist.com/what-happened-when-i-tried-talking-to-twitter-abusers/

Google maps is now a sphere Https://maps.google.com/maps?force=webgl