HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-09-01
We got 129 links!

A Conversation with Paul Graham [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4WO5kJChg3w

I’ve mostly given up on making Ubuntu bug reports https://utcc.utoronto.ca/~cks/space/blog/linux/UbuntuBugReportsUseless

Procrastination is more about managing emotions than time: study https://www.bbc.com/news/health-45295392

Loopwheels – Reinventing the wheel for a smoother ride https://www.loopwheels.com/

Show HN: Permafrost Engine – OpenGL 3.3 Real Time Strategy Engine in C https://github.com/eduard-permyakov/permafrost-engine

Tcpdump101.com – Build packet capture syntax online https://tcpdump101.com/

React Fire: Modernizing React DOM https://github.com/facebook/react/issues/13525

Movie madness: Why Chinese cinemas are empty but full https://www.bbc.com/news/blogs-china-blog-45318316

NAFTA: Don’t Trade Away the Internet https://act.openmedia.org/DontTradeAwayTheInternet

Even bad estimates are valuable if you use them right https://ntietz.com/2018/08/31/estimates.html

Labor Board Backs Startup Engineers Fired for Unionizing https://www.wired.com/story/labor-board-backs-startup-engineers-fired-unionizing

How and When to Use ROC Curves and Precision-Recall Curves for Classification https://machinelearningmastery.com/roc-curves-and-precision-recall-curves-for-classification-in-python/

Sounds from Scientific, Meteorological, Commercial Satellites 1967-1971 (2013) http://www.dd1us.de/spacesounds%204c.html

The early history of Windows file attributes https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/oldnewthing/20180830-00/?p=99615

Anbox – A container-based approach to boot full Android on a regular Linux https://github.com/anbox/anbox

Streak (YC S11) Is Hiring Back-End Engineers in SF https://www.streak.com/careers#BackendEngineer

Maersk installed 100-foot-tall rotating sails on one of its tankers https://www.wsj.com/articles/maersk-tankers-turns-to-wind-power-to-cut-soaring-fuel-costs-1535641239

Show HN: Portable matrix multiplication library https://github.com/webDva/matrixmul

Show HN: Proven – An alternative to Twitter’s verified accounts, with HN support https://github.com/dschep/proven

Otter – Searchable Voice Notes with Speech-To-Text https://otter.ai

The Functional Programmer – Keeping Repetitive Strain Injury at Bay [video] https://blog.lunarlogic.io/2018/the-functional-programmer/

Two curious integrals and a graphic proof (2014) [pdf] http://schmid-werren.ch/hanspeter/publications/2014elemath.pdf

My bag of tricks – loose notes, design patterns, rules-of-thumb http://gordonbrander.com/pattern/

x86-64 Assembly Language Programming with Ubuntu http://www.egr.unlv.edu/~ed/x86.html

LINASM – Linux Assembly Collection of Fast Libraries http://linasm.sourceforge.net/

A Universal Scripting Framework (1996) [ps] http://www.ccs.neu.edu/home/shivers/papers/ll.ps

Using the React DevTools Profiler to Diagnose React App Performance Issues https://www.netlify.com/blog/2018/08/29/using-the-react-devtools-profiler-to-diagnose-react-app-performance-issues/

Man jailed over Facebook password refusal https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-hampshire-45365464

Silicon Inquiry: A personal inquiry into the tech industry http://www.notesfrombelow.org/article/silicon-inquiry

What Follows the End of History? Identity Politics https://www.chronicle.com/article/What-Follows-the-End-of/244369

Robots ready to start killing crown-of-thorns starfish on Great Barrier Reef http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-08-31/crown-of-thorns-starfish-killing-robot-great-barrier-reef-qld/10183072

OpenBSD on the Microsoft Surface Go https://jcs.org/2018/08/31/surface_go

Multi-Armed Bandits, Conjugate Models and Bayesian Reinforcement Learning https://eigenfoo.xyz/bayesian-bandits/

California passes strongest net neutrality law in the country https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/31/17805892/california-sb822-net-neutrality-law-vote

Can you use the terminal for everything? [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0-2Ja7T9YF8

The Communist Cookbook That Defined Prague’s Cuisine https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/what-is-pragues-food-like

Bank of America freezing accounts of customers suspected of not being citizens https://www.sacbee.com/news/business/article217567300.html

Byteconf React – free React.js conf streamed on Twitch, live right now https://byteconf.com

Butterfly Server .NET – The Everything Is Real-Time C# Back End for Web Apps https://butterflyserver.io

Inside the haywire world of Beirut’s electricity brokers https://www.wired.com/story/beruit-electricity-brokers/

Open source cryptography takes a step forward with the release of OpenPGPjs 4.0 https://protonmail.com/blog/openpgpjs-4-streaming-encryption/

Trailblazing Through Time and Space: The Essential Murray Leinster https://www.tor.com/2018/08/30/trailblazing-through-time-and-space-the-essential-murray-leinster/

A new way to remove ice buildup without power or chemicals http://news.mit.edu/2018/remove-ice-buildup-airplanes-wind-turbines-solar-power-0831

Remote Mac Exploitation via Custom URL Schemes https://objective-see.com/blog/blog_0x38.html

Noise Protocol Framework: Crypto protocols that are simple, fast, and secure https://noiseprotocol.org/

Z80 computer wirewrapped on perfboard https://github.com/linker3000/Z80-Board

“Gold standard” net neutrality bill in US approved by California Assembly https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/08/gold-standard-net-neutrality-bill-in-us-approved-by-california-assembly/

Lou Reed’s Archive, Coming to the New York Public Library (2017) https://www.newyorker.com/culture/culture-desk/lou-reeds-archive-coming-to-the-new-york-public-library

Understanding Performance Fluctuations in Quantum Processors https://ai.googleblog.com/2018/08/understanding-performance-fluctuations.html

Princeton Blockchain Reading Group https://blockchain.princeton.edu/

Every Generation Gets the Beach Villain It Deserves https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/30/technology/vinod-khosla-beach.html

Ouster Lidar outputs both 3D point cloud and 2D signal, range, and ambient data https://medium.com/@angus.pacala/the-camera-is-in-the-lidar-6fcf77e7dfa6

Dept of Veterans Affairs built most important medical computer system in history https://www.politico.com/agenda/story/2017/03/vista-computer-history-va-conspiracy-000367

Some Affiliate Marketer Abused Amazon S3 to Outrank Everyone on Google https://medium.com/@sethkravitz/how-one-affiliate-used-amazon-s3-to-outrank-everyone-on-google-9744c8e7322f

Uvloop: Blazing fast Python networking – magicstack https://magic.io/blog/uvloop-blazing-fast-python-networking/

Homenet Howto: Your guide to the home network https://www.homenethowto.com/

Coca-Cola to buy Costa coffee for £3.9bn https://www.bbc.com/news/business-45365893

H-1B Visa Crackdown: DOJ charges CEO with Fraud on nearly 200 applications https://www.newsweek.com/h-1b-visa-crackdown-doj-charges-ceo-fraud-nearly-200-h-1b-visa-applications-1097174

Jet Propulsion Lab’s Open Source Build-It-Yourself Rover https://opensourcerover.jpl.nasa.gov/

DuckDuckGo’s bang https://duckduckgo.com/bang

NASA’s Lunar Outpost Will Extend Human Presence in Deep Space https://www.nasa.gov/feature/nasa-s-lunar-outpost-will-extend-human-presence-in-deep-space

China officials ’faked water tests with bottled water’ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-45355948

Show HN: A JSON Viewer with indentation based highlighting, and table-view mode https://json-viewer.sohamkamani.com

Show HN: I built a jobs board to find the best paying tech contracts https://wellpaid.io

We Need to Be Able to Escape Planet Earth – Why the Space Age Depends on Mining https://medium.com/s/greatescape/our-destiny-lies-in-the-stars-bring-a-shovel-57327bcf87f6

Pappas Pärlor, the man who turns the world into 8bit video games https://www.voicemod.net/blog/pappas-parlor-the-man-who-turns-the-world-into-8bit-video-games/

Show HN: Rocket – Automated deployment as fast and easy as possible https://github.com/astrocorp42/rocket

Labor Board Backs Startup Engineers Fired for Unionizing https://www.wired.com/story/labor-board-backs-startup-engineers-fired-unionizing/

Terry Davis, Author of TempleOS, has passed away [unconfirmed, mods please rm] https://twitter.com/cthulhu20234/status/1035682925956788224?s=21

Bat: A cat(1) clone with wings https://github.com/sharkdp/bat

MIT Blockchain Systems Consortium: Scalable AI and Blockchain for Humanity https://cryptosystems.mit.edu/mit-blockchain-systems-consortium-scalable-ai-blockchain-humanity