HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-08-27
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Google’s Jeff Dean undergrad senior thesis project (1990) [pdf] https://drive.google.com/file/d/1I1fs4sczbCaACzA9XwxR3DiuXVtqmejL/view

Programming War Stories: Connectix https://aarongiles.com/programming/war-connectix/

China Built the World’s Largest Telescope, Then Came the Tourists https://www.wired.com/story/china-fast-worlds-largest-telescope-tourists/

IncludeOS – A minimal, resource efficient unikernel for cloud services http://www.includeos.org/

Show HN: Quetree – A Q&A site that is tree-based and hierarchical https://www.quetree.com

California bans forced arbitration and no-disparge clauses https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billTextClient.xhtml?bill_id=201720180AB3080

Game Programming Patterns: Double Buffer (2014) http://gameprogrammingpatterns.com/double-buffer.html

Rave.dj – an artificially intelligent mash-up machine https://rave.dj

Artificial Intelligence Is Now a Pentagon Priority. Will Silicon Valley Help? https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/26/technology/pentagon-artificial-intelligence.html

The Raspberry Pi as a Stratum-1 NTP Server https://www.satsignal.eu/ntp/Raspberry-Pi-NTP.html

The Berklee College of Music Sampling Archive http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Sound_samples

What the grieving mother orca tells us about how animals experience death https://theconversation.com/what-the-grieving-mother-orca-tells-us-about-how-animals-experience-death-101230

Show HN: How privacy-friendly is your site? https://webbkoll.dataskydd.net/en/

Anki: Memorization with Spaced Learning https://apps.ankiweb.net/

In Anarchic Corner of Copenhagen, Police and Dealers Play Cat and Mouse https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/26/world/europe/christiania-freetown-copenhagen.html

Xoodoo cookbook [pdf] https://eprint.iacr.org/2018/767.pdf

History of Lisp (1979) [pdf] http://jmc.stanford.edu/articles/lisp/lisp.pdf

Self-reference and Logic (2005) [pdf] http://www.imm.dtu.dk/~tobo/essay.pdf

91% Employees Experience Burnout; Poor Leadership Is Number One Cause https://www.nextbigwhat.com/poor-leadership-burnout-297/

BEAKL – Theory and observations to find the optimal keyboard layout (2017) https://deskthority.net/wiki/BEAKL

The Making of Prince of Persia (2011) [pdf] http://www.jordanmechner.com/downloads/makpopsample.pdf

An Example Microcoded CPU (2010) https://minnie.tuhs.org/CompArch/Tutes/week04.html

The Quorum Programming Language https://quorumlanguage.com/

An O(N) Sorting Algorithm: Machine Learning Sort https://arxiv.org/abs/1805.04272v2

What’s in a Production Web Application? https://stephenmann.io/post/whats-in-a-production-web-application/

Solving the crypto-fq bug in ath9k (2016) http://blog.cerowrt.org/post/crypto_fq_bug/

An Bash&Python Script for Generating Payloads That Bypasses All Antivirus So Far https://github.com/AbedAlqaderSwedan1/ASWCrypter

Miner’s “Body Ritual Among the Nacirema” (1956) https://msu.edu/~jdowell/miner.html

How to make a self-hosted video livestream https://drewdevault.com/2018/08/26/Self-hosted-livestreaming.html

Geometric intuition for digital audio filters https://karlhiner.com/jupyter_notebooks/intro_to_digital_filters

JSCPP, a simple C++ interpreter written in JavaScript https://github.com/felixhao28/JSCPP

What I’ve learned since quitting Elm https://qiita.com/kimagure/items/93a42d67a8833f99fe2e

Yuval Noah Harari on what the year 2050 has in store for humankind https://www.wired.co.uk/article/yuval-noah-harari-extract-21-lessons-for-the-21st-century

A satellite engineer explains the basics of space electronics http://blog.snapeda.com/2018/08/16/engineer-spotlight-brady-salz-from-astranis/

Frank Siegert’s collection of NeXTSTEP programs (1996) https://www.wizards.de/~frank/franksprojects.html

Detecting life’s influence on planetary atmospheres https://differentimpulse.com/detecting-lifes-influence-on-planetary-atmospheres/

Phone Numbers Were Never Meant as ID. Now We’re All at Risk https://www.wired.com/story/phone-numbers-indentification-authentication/

A spreadsheet of the businesses I’ve started over the past 15 years https://twitter.com/Shpigford/status/1033032915175858176

How I managed to hack six law firms with expired domain names https://medium.com/@gszathmari/hacking-law-firms-abandoned-domain-name-attack-560979e0b774

This improbable membrane can trap flies in a jar–and odor in a toilet http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/08/improbable-membrane-can-trap-flies-jar-and-odor-toilet

Sex, Steroids, and Arnold: The Story of the Gym That Shaped America https://deadspin.com/sex-steroids-and-arnold-the-gym-that-shaped-america-1828228786

GraphQL Server Tutorial with Apollo Server and Express https://www.robinwieruch.de/graphql-apollo-server-tutorial/

Step towards creating a rechargeable lithium-oxygen battery https://differentimpulse.com/step-towards-creating-a-rechargeable-lithium-oxygen-battery/

MypyC, native code Python compiler being developed by Dropbox https://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-dev/2018-August/154951.html

I was bored and made a Conway’s Game of Life app in Elixir https://game-of-life.isaacbfsanders.com/

Tengen: Atari Games vs. Nintendo (2015) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fLA_d9q6ySs

The Peter Principle is a joke taken seriously. Is it true? http://timharford.com/2018/08/the-peter-principle-is-a-joke-taken-seriously-is-it-true/

Deepfakes for dancing: AI to fake those dance moves you always wanted https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/26/17778792/deepfakes-video-dancing-ai-synthesis

Stars memorize rebirth of our home galaxy https://phys.org/news/2018-08-stars-rebirth-home-galaxy.html

Hi-Vision Laserdisc – HD in ‘93 [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkQEobE2RUk

TorrentFreak Is Blocked as a Pirate Site and Hacking Resource https://torrentfreak.com/torrentfreak-is-blocked-as-a-pirate-site-and-hacking-resource-180825/

Decentralized Identity Trilemma http://maciek.blog/decentralized-identity-trilemma/

Bit Planets: High quality RTS in browser (mobile,desktop,no install,no register) http://bitplanets.com/

Show HN: A DSL for generating binary files https://github.com/woodruffw/bindef

I made an app that hates itself http://olifro.st/blog/sarcastic-samantha/

Richard Feynman – chess analogy [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o1dgrvlWML4

Show HN: Checklist – small and unobtrusive checklist tool https://github.com/marinintim/checklist

Confirmation Bias – Why nobody is allowed to be successful on the internet https://www.expatsoftware.com/articles/confirmation-bias.html

Show HN: $1 buys you a startup idea https://www.ideasarecheap.net