HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-08-19
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HUD Files Housing Discrimination Complaint Against Facebook https://www.hud.gov/press/press_releases_media_advisories/HUD_No_18_085

Stacking concrete blocks is a surprisingly efficient way to store energy https://qz.com/1355672/stacking-concrete-blocks-is-a-surprisingly-efficient-way-to-store-energy/

Researcher at center of epic fraud remains an enigma to those who exposed him http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/08/researcher-center-epic-fraud-remains-enigma-those-who-exposed-him

When You’re Hot, You’re Hot: Career Successes Come in Clusters https://insight.kellogg.northwestern.edu/article/career-hot-streaks

Is serverless insecure? Let’s find out http://www.lambdashell.com/

What It’s Like Living As a Diagnosed Psychopath https://www.thecut.com/2018/08/my-life-as-a-psychopath.html

Auto makers are figuring out how to monetize drivers’ data https://www.wsj.com/articles/what-your-car-knows-about-you-1534564861

Vitamin D, the Sunshine Supplement, Has Shadowy Money Behind It https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/18/business/vitamin-d-michael-holick.html

The Absurdity of Detecting Gravitational Waves (2017) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iphcyNWFD10

Companies from the YC Summer 2018 Batch https://blog.ycombinator.com/s18-16-companies/

The new MacBook Pros with T2 chips do indeed kernel panic randomly https://twitter.com/bdkjones/status/1030140659729133568

’Acoustic attack’ report on US diplomats in Cuba is flawed, neurologists say https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/aug/14/cuban-acoustic-attack-report-on-us-diplomats-flawed-say-neurologists

Redux vs. The React Context API https://daveceddia.com/context-api-vs-redux/

My dad’s resume and skills from 1980 https://github.com/runvnc/dadsresume

Regarding the Most Recent Amazon Mechanical Turk Data Contamination https://www.maxhuibai.com/blog/evidence-that-responses-from-repeating-gps-are-random

A map of publicly available fruit trees, mostly in Slovakia http://www.fruitmap.sk/

Making $25k/month selling chocolate dicks https://www.failory.com/mistakes/dick-at-your-door

The Amateur Cloud Society That (Sort Of) Rattled the Scientific Community (2016) https://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/08/magazine/the-amateur-cloud-society-that-sort-of-rattled-the-scientific-community.html

Dear Academia, I loved you, but I’m leaving you (2014) http://anothersb.blogspot.com/2014/04/dear-academia-i-loved-you-but-im.html

Show HN: TinyGo – LLVM-based Go compiler for microcontrollers https://github.com/aykevl/tinygo

Uber reportedly lost $891M in the second quarter of 2018 as growth slows https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/15/17693834/uber-revenue-loss-earnings-q2-2018

Dummy houses in the heart of London (2007) http://www.urban75.org/london/leinster.html

Deep Reinforcement Learning: Pong from Pixels (2016) http://karpathy.github.io/2016/05/31/rl/

Mastodon Is Better Than Twitter: Elevator Pitch https://www.codesections.com/blog/mastodon-elevator-pitch/

Iris Automation Is Hiring C++ Engineers – Perception for Drones http://www.irisonboard.com/careers/

Show HN: Interactive Wallpaper animated art tool (symmetry groups) http://coloring-book.co/wallpaper

Netflix Has Deleted Every User Review Ever Posted to Its Website https://www.indiewire.com/2018/08/netflix-user-reviews-deleted-1201996038/

Should Rivers Have Rights? A Growing Movement Says It’s About Time https://e360.yale.edu/features/should-rivers-have-rights-a-growing-movement-says-its-about-time

Criticisms of EU plans for copyright censorship machines removed from Google https://juliareda.eu/2018/08/censorship-machines-gonna-censor/

On average, men pick up on visual motion significantly faster than women do https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/08/180816143237.htm

I replied to every HN Kismet intro for a month and a half – results https://medium.com/@joshdance/i-replied-to-every-hackernews-intro-for-a-month-and-a-half-f9d1b2070fa0

Satanic Temple Protests Ten Commandments Monument with Goat-Headed Statue https://www.npr.org/2018/08/17/639726472/satanic-temple-protests-ten-commandments-monument-with-goat-headed-statue

(An ((Even Better) Lisp) Interpreter (in Python)) https://norvig.com/lispy2.html

The Ups and Downs of Being a Canal Lockmaster https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/river-canal-lock-master

Bringing macros to Python by abusing type annotations https://tinkering.xyz/abusing-type-annotations/

When Interfaces Kill: What Really Happened to John Denver https://www.asktog.com/columns/027InterfacesThatKill.html

A Bot Panic Hits Amazon Mechanical Turk https://www.wired.com/story/amazon-mechanical-turk-bot-panic

Design errors Satoshi made(tweet storm) https://twitter.com/deadalnix/status/1007548856375095296?s=09

Don’t Become a Scientist (1999) http://katz.fastmail.us/scientist.html

Battlefield Internet: A Plan for Securing Cyberspace https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/world/2018-08-14/battlefield-internet

Show HN: RedditRecommend – Holy Grail Reddit Life Recommendations http://redditrecommend.com

Dietary carbohydrate intake and mortality: a prospective cohort study https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanpub/article/PIIS2468-2667(18)30135-X/fulltext

Overview of Linux Video Editing Software (Apr 2018) https://opensource.com/article/18/4/new-state-video-editing-linux

An Open Letter to Elon Musk by Arianna Huffington https://www.thriveglobal.com/stories/40343-open-letter-elon-musk

Netflix will now interrupt series binges with video ads for its other series https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/08/netflix-begins-testing-ads-for-its-own-series-between-binge-season-episodes/

Jack Ma wants to share users’ social credit with Malaysian immigration body https://m.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/2160292/tech-talk-tops-agenda-malaysias-pm-mahathir-meets-jack-ma

Elon Musk is broken, and we have broken him https://www.wired.com/story/elon-musk-tesla-tweets-struggles/amp