HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-08-29
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Logged off: meet the teens who refuse to use social media https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/aug/29/teens-desert-social-media

LiteTree: SQLite with Branches https://github.com/aergoio/litetree

Open source RISC-V implemented from scratch in one night https://github.com/darklife/darkriscv

NYC Mesh – community-owned network to replace your current internet connection https://nycmesh.net/

A Missing Link in Postgres 11: Fast Column Creation with Defaults https://brandur.org/postgres-default

The World’s Oldest Blockchain Has Been Hiding in the New York Times Since 1995 https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/j5nzx4/what-was-the-first-blockchain

A majority of US teens are taking steps to limit smartphone and social media use https://techcrunch.com/2018/08/24/a-majority-of-u-s-teens-are-taking-steps-to-limit-smartphone-and-social-media-use/

Ecstasy as a Remedy for PTSD? You Probably Have Some Questions https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/01/us/ecstasy-molly-ptsd-mdma.html

The Making of Future Man: On Hugo Gernsback (2017) https://www.nybooks.com/daily/2017/01/31/hugo-gernsback-making-of-future-man

We are rewriting CodeMirror https://codemirror.net/6/

FRAMES – A Framework for Representing Knowledge (1974) http://web.media.mit.edu/~minsky/papers/Frames/frames.html

Could gambling save science? (1990) http://mason.gmu.edu/~rhanson/gamble.html

Unimania: I Need Your Facebook Data, Location, and Your Browsing History https://adguard.com/en/blog/unimania-spyware-campaign/

Sen. Wyden Confirms Cell-Site Simulators Disrupt Emergency Calls https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/08/blog-post-wyden-911-disruption-css

A walkthrough the AcridRain password stealer https://thisissecurity.stormshield.com/2018/08/28/acridrain-stealer/

Write – A word processor for handwriting http://www.styluslabs.com

Go and OpenCV https://gocv.io/

Effects of Adaptogens on the Central Nervous System (2010) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3991026/

Direct vascular channels connect skull to dura, enabling myeloid cell migration https://www.nature.com/articles/s41593-018-0213-2

Hardware Multithreaded Transactions [pdf] http://liberty.princeton.edu/Publications/asplos18_hmtx.pdf

EasyPost is hiring everyone https://www.easypost.com/jobs

Long-sought decay of Higgs boson observed at CERN https://home.cern/about/updates/2018/08/long-sought-decay-higgs-boson-observed

Salmon, a Python Mail Server https://salmon-mail.readthedocs.io/en/latest/

A Kindergartener’s Best Computer Is About to Die https://www.kickscondor.com/2018/08/28/the-death-of-the-ipad-mini/

State-Sponsored Trolling: How Governments Are Deploying Disinformation http://www.iftf.org/statesponsoredtrolling/

LyX: combine the power of LaTeX with the ease of use of a graphical interface https://www.lyx.org

Show HN: Arcentry API – Programmable Cloud Diagrams https://arcentry.com/blog/announcing-the-arcentry-api/

IP Address Is Not Enough to Identify Pirate, US Court of Appeals Rules https://torrentfreak.com/ip-address-is-not-enough-to-identify-pirate-us-court-of-appeals-rules-180828/

The Case for the Fat Startup (2010) https://a16z.com/2010/03/17/the-case-for-the-fat-startup/

GitHub – Introducing Project Paper Cuts https://blog.github.com/2018-08-28-announcing-paper-cuts/

An introduction to the Julia language, part 1 https://lwn.net/SubscriberLink/763626/f2990348ebd06167/

SIMPLOT: an antique animal movement simulator (2013) http://etiennebenson.com/2013/06/17/simplot-an-antique-animal-movement-simulator/

Elon Musk’s 3 Step First Principles Thinking to Solve Problems Like a Genius https://mayooshin.com/first-principles-thinking/

Magic Leap One now available for $2295 https://www.magicleap.com/magic-leap-one

Zero-Day Vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Leaked on Twitter https://twitter.com/SandboxEscaper/status/1034125195148255235

Australia’s Proposed Surveillance Laws Will Break the Trust Tech Depends On https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/08/trust-us-were-secretly-working-foreign-government-how-australias-proposed-crypto

Medical researcher discovers integration, gets 75 citations (2007) https://fliptomato.wordpress.com/2007/03/19/medical-researcher-discovers-integration-gets-75-citations/

A superbly simple template to build and deploy Cloudflare Workers with Webpack https://github.com/detroitenglish/cloudflare-worker-webpack-boilerplate

Remote Code Execution on packagist.org https://justi.cz/security/2018/08/28/packagist-org-rce.html

CodeTriage: Help out your favorite open-source projects https://www.codetriage.com/

Making Bubbling Practical https://arxiv.org/abs/1808.07990

RssHub – A feed aggregator that can generate feeds from pretty much everything https://docs.rsshub.app/en/

WideNES – Peeking Past the Edge of NES Games http://prilik.com/blog/wideNES

Some Facebook Employees Unite to Challenge Its ‘Intolerant’ Liberal Culture https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/28/technology/inside-facebook-employees-political-bias.html

Mac-like FreeBSD Laptop http://trafyx.com/?p=2551

’I hate them’: Locals reportedly frustrated with Alphabet’s self-driving cars https://www.cnbc.com/amp/2018/08/28/locals-reportedly-frustrated-with-alphabets-waymo-self-driving-cars.html

Show HN: De-sk, modular office desk system http://de-sk.co

GPU Headaches: Notes on Installing CUDA, CuDNN and Tensorflow on Manjaro https://leblancfg.com/installing-cuda-cudnn-tensorflow-nvidia-gtx960.html

The Story of an American Inventor Denied a Patent Because He Was a Slave https://paleofuture.gizmodo.com/the-story-of-the-american-inventor-denied-a-patent-beca-1828329907

China Has Withheld Samples of a Dangerous Flu Virus https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/27/health/china-flu-virus-samples.html

A collection of sysadmin test questions and answers for interviews/exams https://github.com/trimstray/test-your-sysadmin-skills

Chromogeometry (2008) https://arxiv.org/abs/0806.3617

Trump Accuses Google of Burying Conservative News in Search Results https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/28/business/media/trump-google.html

Scilla: Smart Contract Intermediate-Level Language https://arxiv.org/abs/1801.00687

Show HN: Nion, declarative API data management library built on Redux https://github.com/Patreon/nion

Low Shipping Costs of Chinese Goods Subsidized by US Taxpayers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ksufvjX9eA

If the US put fewer people in prison, would crime go up? Not at all https://80000hours.org/podcast/episodes/david-roodman-becoming-a-world-class-researcher/

AWS: Rust Expands Its Reach at RustConf 2018 https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/opensource/rustconf-2018/

Let’s Stop Pretending Facebook and Twitter’s CEOs Can’t Fix This Mess https://www.wired.com/story/ellen-pao-facebook-twitter-ceos-can-fix-abuse-mark-zuckerberg-jack-dorsey/

Lerna relicences to protest ICE https://github.com/lerna/lerna/pull/1616

Sharing on Social Media: How Twitter Replies Contribute to Emotional Intensity https://psyarxiv.com/cbv5j/

Android Spyware Can Record Almost Anything on Infected Devices https://hackwarenews.com/powerful-android-spyware-can-record-almost-anything-on-infected-devices/

What’s really happening when you add data to IPFS? From Data to DAGs https://medium.com/textileio/whats-really-happening-when-you-add-a-file-to-ipfs-ae3b8b5e4b0f

Locals reportedly frustrated with Alphabet’s Waymo self-driving cars https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/28/locals-reportedly-frustrated-with-alphabets-waymo-self-driving-cars.html

We are thinking about Bitcoin energy usage in all the wrong ways https://thenextweb.com/hardfork/2018/08/28/bitcoin-drives-energy-innovation/

I inspected the mastodon.social website https://catalin.red/inspected-mastodon-social-website/

Show HN: Xkcd mario-ish: a playable xkcd mario level https://natejenkins.ch/xkcd-mario/

Will Reddit’s /r/Piracy Sub-Reddit Get Shut Down? https://torrentfreak.com/will-reddits-r-piracy-sub-reddit-get-shut-down-180826/

Google: ’We never rank search results to manipulate political sentiment’ https://www.businessinsider.com/google-responds-to-trump-claim-suppressing-conservative-voices-2018-8

Rep. Meadows There’s Evidence the FBI Leaked to Press to Justify FISA Warrants http://insider.foxnews.com/2018/08/28/agent-says-fbi-leaked-information-press-get-fisa-warrants-mark-meadows-reacts

The Story Behind DOOM’s Cheat Codes [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L76uEtX4b7c

White House “looking at” idea to regulate Google https://www.cbsnews.com/news/trump-news-on-google-is-rigged-against-him/

Technology didn’t have to glow https://macwright.org/2018/08/28/glow.html

Show HN: Krypton – make your phone a U2F Authenticator https://krypt.co/?u2f

BetterSlack will be shutting down - thanks legal team! https://twitter.com/g3rv4/status/1034543123190476801

Controlling Access to APIs on Kubernetes with Ambassador and ORY Oathkeeper https://www.ory.sh/api-access-control-kubernetes-cloud-native.html

Goodbye VSCode, Hello Emacs Again https://hotair.tech/blog/goodbye-vscode/

Warren Buffett is investing in Paytm, his first Indian company https://money.cnn.com/2018/08/27/technology/paytm-warren-buffett/index.html

Show HN: WhoTracks.Me – Bringing transparency to online tracking https://github.com/cliqz-oss/whotracks.me

Trump vows to address Google search allegedly rigging the media against him http://uk.businessinsider.com/trump-vows-to-address-google-search-allegedly-rigging-media-against-him-2018-8

Human Rights Groups Tell Google to Cancel Its China Censorship Plan https://theintercept.com/2018/08/28/google-china-censorship-plan-human-rights/

Slack down? https://www.slack.com

Show HN: Indiehacker jobs – Find jobs helping other indiehackers https://www.indiehackers.com/forum/indie-hacker-jobs-find-jobs-helping-other-indie-hackers-a9610a401d