HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-08-28
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What You Need to Know Before Considering a PhD http://www.fast.ai/2018/08/27/grad-school/

How Facebook, Apple and Microsoft Are Contributing to OpenStreetMap https://theodi.org/article/how-are-facebook-apple-and-microsoft-contributing-to-openstreetmap/

I know why rejection emails suck – I write them https://triplebyte.com/blog/rejection-feedback

Airflow, Meta Data Engineering and a Data Platform for India https://blog.socialcops.com/technology/engineering/airflow-meta-data-engineering-disha/

Black Design – Design tools for early stage startup founders http://www.black.design/

‘Why didn’t you think this baby was ill?’ Decision-making in acute paediatrics https://ep.bmj.com/content/early/2018/02/28/archdischild-2017-313199

Tesorio (YC S15) Is Hiring a Head of Data Science and Lead Data Scientist https://www.tesorio.com/careers/

SCI and the “62;c62;” attack https://www.polydesmida.info/BASHing/2018-08-25.html

Tensorflow implementation of Adversarial Autoencoders https://github.com/conan7882/adversarial-autoencoders-tf

The Nuclear Power Plant of the Future May Be Floating Near Russia https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/26/business/energy-environment/russia-floating-nuclear-power.html

Show HN: Efficient data loading using zeta distributions https://github.com/fed135/ha-store

A new kernel polling interface https://lwn.net/Articles/743714/

How to Architect a Query Compiler, Revisited [pdf] https://www.cs.purdue.edu/homes/rompf/papers/tahboub-sigmod18.pdf

Google Vizier: A Service for Black-Box Optimization https://ai.google/research/pubs/pub46180

C compiler with support for structs written in Assembly http://git.savannah.nongnu.org/cgit/stage0.git/tree/stage2/cc_x86.s

The Museum of RetroTechnology http://www.douglas-self.com/MUSEUM/museum.htm

Common Lisp: A Gentle Introduction to Symbolic Computation https://www.cs.cmu.edu/~dst/LispBook/

What Being on the Front Page of Hacker News Does to Your Indie App https://hackernewslater.com/posts/post-launch-front-page-hn/

A little bit of the one-time MacOS version still lingers in ZFS https://utcc.utoronto.ca/~cks/space/blog/solaris/ZFSDTypeAndMacOS

Should I Flush It? Most Often, the Answer Is No https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/25/science/do-not-flush-down-toilet.html

Pseudo-bandlimited pixel art filtering in 3D: A mathematical derivation http://themaister.net/blog/2018/08/25/pseudo-bandlimited-pixel-art-filtering-in-3d-a-mathematical-derivation/

Show HN: Ledger-analytics – Analytics for ledger-cli https://github.com/kendricktan/ledger-analytics

NL2Bash – Generating bash commands from natural language https://github.com/TellinaTool/nl2bash

Databot: High-performance Python data-driven programming framework https://github.com/kkyon/databot

A million-dollar gift to journalism, without ties, and the reason for that https://www.poynter.org/news/million-dollar-gift-journalism-without-ties-and-reason

How to Enable Autocomplete in Mac Terminal https://timleland.com/how-to-enable-autocomplete-in-mac-terminal/

Google is irresponsible, claims Fortnite’s chief in bug row https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-45320672

Show HN: BetterSlack – A Chrome extension to make Slack better https://g3rv4.com/2018/08/betterslack

How Insulin Helped Create Ant Societies http://nautil.us/blog/how-insulin-helped-create-ant-societies

VSCodium: Binary releases of VSCode without MS branding, telemetry and licensing https://github.com/VSCodium/vscodium

Building a Tetris Game using TypeScript and Angular (2017) http://www.ivaylopavlov.com/building-tetris-game/

Path to 2 nm May Not Be Worth It https://www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=1333109

Cyberpunk 2077 Gameplay Reveal – 48-minute walkthrough https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjF9GgrY9c0

Is Artificial Intelligence Permanently Inscrutable? (2016) http://nautil.us/issue/40/learning/is-artificial-intelligence-permanently-inscrutable

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

AMD Announces Dual-Vega Radeon Pro V340 Card with 32GB of ECC HBM Memory https://www.tomshardware.com/news/amd-radeon-pro-dual-vega-v340,37694.html

Uber ’to focus on bikes over cars’ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-45317025

GlobalFoundries Puts 7nm on Hold https://semiengineering.com/gf-puts-7nm-on-hold/

Cryptographic Definitions and an Analysis of Helios, Helios-C, and JCJ https://eprint.iacr.org/2015/233

It will take Intel years to fix its chipmaking process, analyst says https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/24/analyst-amd-will-gain-market-share-at-the-expense-of-intel-rivals.html

Core Erlang compiler implemented in Rust https://github.com/hansihe/core_erlang

Watch 48 Minutes of Cyberpunk 2077 Gameplay Footage https://kotaku.com/cyberpunk-2077-gameplay-footage-is-finally-public-1828629640

Y Combinator Learns Basic Income Is Not So Basic After All https://www.wired.com/story/y-combinator-learns-basic-income-is-not-so-basic-after-all/

S2 Geometry http://s2geometry.io

My_basic: Lighweight BASIC interpreter written in standard C http://paladin-t.github.io/my_basic/

A History of the Dalek props in Doctor Who – From ’63 to ’88 and beyond http://www.dalek6388.co.uk/

Acetaminophen Enhances the Reflective Learning Process https://academic.oup.com/scan/advance-article/doi/10.1093/scan/nsy074/5079038

Show HN: FlightList – Find cheap, one-way flights within a departure date range https://www.flightlist.io

Enterprise programming language https://github.com/joaomilho/Enterprise

Stop Sending Money on Venmo. There Are Better Alternatives https://www.wired.com/story/venmo-alternatives/

1400 Western Australian gov officials used ’Password123’ as their password https://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm?c_id=3&objectid=12111916

Show HN: SpeakingPuppy – Snapchat-like AR for your dog https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/speakingpuppy/id1405200668?ls=1&mt=8

ForgeFed: An extension to ActivityPub for web-based Git services federation https://github.com/forgefed/forgefed

Y Combinator Learns Basic Income Isn’t So Basic After All https://www.wired.com/story/y-combinator-learns-basic-income-is-not-so-basic-after-all/amp

Automakers invented the crime of “jaywalking” https://www.vox.com/2015/1/15/7551873/jaywalking-history