HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-09-28
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LoJax: First UEFI rootkit found in the wild, courtesy of the Sednit group https://www.welivesecurity.com/2018/09/27/lojax-first-uefi-rootkit-found-wild-courtesy-sednit-group/

Marzipan: Apple’s 4 iOS Apps on MacOS Mojave http://benjaminmayo.co.uk/marzipan

Introducing Cloudflare Registrar https://blog.cloudflare.com/cloudflare-registrar/

Building Raspberry Pi Systems with Yocto https://jumpnowtek.com/rpi/Raspberry-Pi-Systems-with-Yocto.html

S-tui: Stress Terminal UI https://amanusk.github.io/s-tui/

Searching for Tuva: Before the internet and now https://www.blog.google/products/search/searching-tuva-internet-and-now/

Chile unveils Patagonian Route of Parks hiking trail https://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-45663960

People can die from giving up the fight https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-09-people-die.html

Charles Kao, Nobel laureate who revolutionized fiber optics, has died https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/24/obituaries/charles-kuen-kao-dead.html

Sly: Sylvester the Cat’s Common Lisp IDE https://github.com/joaotavora/sly

The Return of Perry Rhodan (1998) https://www.sfsite.com/vault/john38.htm

Sqlfmt: an opinionated online SQL formatter https://www.cockroachlabs.com/blog/sql-fmt-online-sql-formatter/

A Relational Model of Data for Large Shared Data Banks (1970) [pdf] https://cs.uwaterloo.ca/~david/cs848s14/codd-relational.pdf

Autonomous Trucks and the Future of the American Trucker http://laborcenter.berkeley.edu/driverless/

After century of removing appendixes, doctors find antibiotics can be enough https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/09/after-century-of-removing-appendixes-docs-find-antibiotics-can-be-enough/

Cheaper Battery Is Unveiled as a Step to a Carbon-Free Grid https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/26/business/energy-environment/zinc-battery-solar-power.html

How does an ancient Greek mosaic get from excavation site to museum? [video] https://aeon.co/videos/how-does-a-precious-ancient-greek-mosaic-get-from-an-excavation-site-to-a-museum

Starcity (YC S16) Is Hiring a Senior Front End Software Engineer https://starcity.com/careers/37f16c7f-1825-418e-a39a-2422a1c4495e

The Lasp Programming System https://lasp-lang.readme.io/

Show HN: Variables War, a kid-friendly code playing-cards game https://github.com/kids-code-games/variables-war

How doctors can use poetry to help fulfill the Hippocratic oath http://nautil.us/issue/64/the-unseen/how-doctors-use-poetry

Tailwind: A Utility-First CSS Framework https://tailwindcss.com/docs/what-is-tailwind/

When the Food We Ate Was Literally Poison (Even More So Than Now) https://lithub.com/when-the-food-we-ate-was-literally-poison-even-more-so-than-now/

Hayabusa 2 rovers send new images from Ryugu surface https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-45667350

Stop writing lambda expressions in Python http://treyhunner.com/2018/09/stop-writing-lambda-expressions/

Alan Kay Episode of “Education in the Digital Age” (1998) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2L2t-D3tDA

Hire people who aren’t proven https://leonardofed.io/blog/startups-hiring.html

Me and My Numb Thumb: A Tale of Tech, Texts and Tendons https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/19/technology/smartphone-overuse-numb-thumb.html

Rewrite Combinators in Haskell [pdf] http://dev.stephendiehl.com/rewrite.pdf

Linus Torvalds: ’I’ll never be cuddly but I can be more polite’ https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-45664640

Happy Birthday, GNU: Why I still love GNU 35 years later https://opensource.com/article/18/9/happy-birthday-gnu

Show HN: A tool to reproduce images using ironing beads https://www.beadifier.com

Leaked video reveals Amazon’s union-busting playbook https://boingboing.net/2018/09/27/red-scare.html

Bay Area home sales tank 10 percent in August – slowest pace in 7 years https://www.cnbc.com/2018/09/27/bay-area-home-sales-tank-10-percent-in-august-to-slowest-pace-in-7-years.html

Thelio – Open Source Laptop from System 76 https://thel.io/

How a Go Program Compiles Down to Machine Code https://getstream.io/blog/how-a-go-program-compiles-down-to-machine-code/

The Militant Miners Who Exposed the Horrors of Black Lung https://daily.jstor.org/the-militant-miners-who-exposed-the-horrors-of-black-lung/

React Native Plugin for Square Reader SDK https://docs.connect.squareup.com/payments/readersdk/react-native

Crypto mining giant Bitmain reveals heady growth as it files for IPO https://techcrunch.com/2018/09/26/bitmain-hong-kong-ipo/

WhatsApp co-founder: ’I sold my users’ privacy’ with Facebook acquisition https://www.cnet.com/news/whatsapp-cofounder-i-sold-my-users-privacy-with-facebook-acquisition

The Librem Key Makes Tamper Detection Easy https://puri.sm/posts/the-librem-key-makes-tamper-detection-easy

Glyphosate perturbs the gut microbiota of honey bees http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2018/09/18/1803880115

I worked as a VP for Jack Ma. 40 lessons I learnt https://www.techinasia.com/worked-vp-jack-ma-40-lessons-learnt

Launching Processes on Linux https://zatrazz.github.io/Launching-Process/

Sweden’s ads ombudsman say “distracted boyfriend” meme is gender discrimination https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/26/business/sweden-distracted-boyfriend-meme-sexist.html

CBS Shuts Down Stage 9, a Fan-Made Recreation of the USS Enterprise https://torrentfreak.com/cbs-shuts-down-stage-9-a-fan-made-recreation-of-the-uss-enterprise-180927/

Executives are selling off their company’s stock at a record pace https://www.cbsnews.com/news/insider-stock-sales-by-company-executives-soar-to-a-record-pace/

DigitalOcean Spaces Now with Built-In CDN at No Extra Cost https://blog.digitalocean.com/spaces-now-includes-cdn/

See all your purchases, subscriptions and reservations https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/7673989

Amazon training videos coach Whole Foods staff on how to discourage unions https://www.theguardian.com/business/2018/sep/27/amazon-whole-foods-training-video-union-busting-efforts-staff

Netgear router injecting a cryptocurrency miner into webpages https://twitter.com/zachleat/status/1044285032444162049

Linus Torvalds: ’I’ll never be cuddly but I can be more polite’ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-45664640

Show HN: Wmfocus – Focus windows directly by label https://github.com/svenstaro/wmfocus

What happens when you register a domain? https://blog.cloudflare.com/using-cloudflare-registrar/

California’s Net Neutrality Bill Should Be Signed into Law https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/09/why-californias-net-neutrality-bill-should-be-signed-law

CppCon 2018: Kate Gregory “Simplicity: Not Just for Beginners” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0Ak6xtVXno

On this day, 35 years ago in 1983, Richard Stallman announced the GNU Project https://www.gnu.org/gnu/initial-announcement.en.html

Using Big Data Analytics to Catch a 63% Profit Opportunity in Cryptocurrency https://medium.com/ennate/how-we-caught-a-63-profit-opportunity-in-a-notable-cryptocurrency-40cf58860850

U.S. Investigating Yale Over Complaint of Bias Against Asian-American Applicants https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/26/us/politics/yale-asian-americans-discrimination-investigation.html

Show HN: Phone Number Verification for Your App Without Using SMS https://phoneverification.io/

Show HN: Super fast, tracking free, static page, (yet another) comments plugin https://kisscomments.com

My wonderful world of iOS https://github.com/nikitavoloboev/my-ios

Show HN: WhereIs – A Slack command to locate colleagues in the office https://github.com/LewisLebentz/WhereIs

Introducing Custom Linux Images on DigitalOcean https://blog.digitalocean.com/custom-images/

Show HN: A simple sound reverser Telegram messenger bot https://github.com/pharzan/barax_bot

Fancy Bear, the Russian Election Hackers, Have a Nasty New Weapon https://www.thedailybeast.com/fancy-bear-the-russian-election-hackers-have-a-nasty-new-weapon

Six women computer scientists respond to why women don’t pursue computer science https://www.seattletimes.com/education-lab/yes-women-can-and-do-want-to-code-uw-professors-and-alumnae-say/

McMansion envy spreads as Americans demand more bedrooms and baths https://www.bankrate.com/mortgages/mcmansion-envy-spreads-as-americans-demand-more-bedrooms-baths/

Facebook is giving advertisers access to your shadow contact information https://daringfireball.net/linked/2018/09/27/hill-facebook

Yes Facebook is using your 2FA phone number to target you with ads https://techcrunch.com/2018/09/27/yes-facebook-is-using-your-2fa-phone-number-to-target-you-with-ads/

Qanon fan arrested for threatening massacre at YouTube headquarters https://www.thedailybeast.com/qanon-fan-arrested-for-threatening-massacre-at-youtube-headquarters