HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-11-11
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6502 source code for BBC Micro game Crazee Rider from 1987 https://github.com/KevEdwards/CrazeeRiderBBC

Linkers and Loaders (1999) https://www.iecc.com/linker/

Zig: software should be perfect [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z4oYSByyRak

Introspected REST: An Alternative to REST and GraphQL https://introspected.rest/

Digispark ATTiny85 USB key “rubber ducky” clone https://github.com/chris408/digispark-usbkey-board

Exploiting Coroutines to Attack the “Killer Nanoseconds” [pdf] http://www.vldb.org/pvldb/vol11/p1702-jonathan.pdf

Open source Kubernetes native workflows, events, CI and CD https://argoproj.github.io/

How Vladimir Lenin Became a Mushroom (2017) https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/lenin-mushroom-hoax-russia?

UK scientists build world’s first quantum compass https://www.ft.com/content/e90f902a-e441-11e8-a6e5-792428919cee

Show HN: MindForger Markdown IDE – Autolinking, MathJax Menu and CSV Export https://www.mindforger.com

Smarking (YC W15) Is Hiring Back End Engineers in SF https://www.smarking.com/careers

An OpenStack Crime Story solved by tcpdump, sysdig, and iostat (2014) https://blog.codecentric.de/en/2014/09/openstack-crime-story-solved-tcpdump-sysdig-iostat-episode-2/

A Solar Storm Likely Detonated Dozens of Sea Mines During the Vietnam War https://gizmodo.com/a-powerful-solar-storm-likely-detonated-dozens-of-u-s-1830321540

Show HN: Tztail – View logs in the timezone you want https://github.com/thecasualcoder/tztail

Watch Rocket Lab Try to Launch an Electron Rocket to Orbit from New Zealand https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/10/science/rocket-lab-launch.html

How long does your nanosleep() really sleep? (2004) https://www.dragonflybsd.org/presentations/nanosleep/

FSF marks commons clause as non-free, recommends users fork software using it https://www.fsf.org/blogs/licensing/recent-licensing-updates

Gogs – A simple, stable and extensible self-hosted Git service https://gogs.io/

Apple Admits to Hardware Quality Problems with iPhone X, MacBook Pro https://www.thurrott.com/apple/191172/apple-admits-to-hardware-quality-problems-with-iphone-x-macbook-pro

An Introduction to Quantum Computation and Quantum Communication (2000) [pdf] http://herpolhode.com/rob/qcintro.pdf

Urban Area Cost-Of-Living as Big Tech Moats and Employee Golden Handcuffs https://www.reddit.com/r/gwern/comments/9w0yg9/urban_area_costofliving_as_big_tech_moats/

Twitter ‘gave Saudi Arabia information about journalist who ended up dead’ https://metro.co.uk/2018/11/09/twitter-gave-saudi-arabia-information-about-journalist-who-ended-up-dead-8123873/

Lawsuits Aim Billions in Fines at Equifax and Ad-Targeting Companies https://threatpost.com/lawsuits-aim-billions-in-fines-at-equifax-and-ad-targeting-companies/139001/

Amazon Is Kicking All Unauthorized Apple Refurbishers Off Amazon Marketplace https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/bjexb5/amazon-is-kicking-all-unauthorized-apple-refurbishers-off-the-site

A Google Brain engineer’s guide to entering AI https://80000hours.org/articles/ml-engineering-career-transition-guide/

’Wallace and Gromit’ Producer Aardman Animations Gives Ownership to Employees https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/wallace-gromit-producer-aardman-animations-gives-ownership-employees-1159351

Ivan Turgenev Was Distrusted by the Left and the Right https://www.neh.gov/article/ivan-turgenev-was-distrusted-left-and-right

San Diego Mayor proposes allowing some housing projects with no parking spaces https://fox5sandiego.com/2018/11/09/mayor-proposes-allowing-some-housing-projects-with-no-parking-spaces/

Before envelopes, people protected messages with letterlocking https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/what-did-people-do-before-envelopes-letterlocking

The Hoba meteorite, estimated at 66 tons, left no crater when it fell to Earth https://www.thevintagenews.com/2017/09/10/the-hoba-meteorite-estimated-at-66-tons-left-no-crater-when-it-fell-to-earth/

Extending the Algebraic Manipulability of Differentials https://arxiv.org/abs/1801.09553

Badger: A fast key-value store written purely in Golang (2017) https://blog.dgraph.io/post/badger/

Neurons that fire together, don’t always wire together https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-11-neurons-dont-wire.html

How bicycles have changed in the last 25 years https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/11/25-years-of-two-wheeled-tech/

Turn Vim into Excel: Tips for Editing Tabular Data (2013) http://alangrow.com/blog/turn-vim-into-excel-tips-for-tabular-data-editing

It Can Be Done (2003) https://multicians.org/andre.html

DEA and ICE are hiding surveillance cameras in streetlights https://qz.com/1458475/the-dea-and-ice-are-hiding-surveillance-cameras-in-streetlights/

US Cyber Command starts uploading foreign APT malware to VirusTotal https://www.zdnet.com/article/us-cyber-command-starts-uploading-foreign-apt-malware-to-virustotal/

Finhub: SEC’s Strategic Hub for Innovation and Financial Technology https://www.sec.gov/finhub

I bought some awful light bulbs so you don’t have to (2016) https://mjg59.dreamwidth.org/40397.html

Britain funds research into drones that decide who they kill, says report https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/nov/10/autonomous-drones-that-decide-who-they-kill-britain-funds-research

Linux shell for iOS https://github.com/tbodt/ish

A story about Upwork fucking over freelancers in order to upsell their clients https://mobile.twitter.com/MattFnWallace/status/1060659941491363841

How wind and geography influences wildfire smoke https://www.windy.com/-Show-add-more-layers/overlays?so2sm,38.962,-121.069,8

Why Apple should add a ’dark mode’ for iOS 13 and all of its apps https://mashable.com/article/dark-mode-saves-phone-battery-life-proof/#ZkXIhHfNUgqS

Stevey’s Google Platforms Rant (2011) https://plus.google.com/+RipRowan/posts/eVeouesvaVX

EXploit X: “Give Me Root” – Get root access on many Linux systems [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3vCpYgaZpiw

UK scientists build world’s first quantum compass https://www.ft.com/content/e90f902a-e441-11e8-a6e5-792428919cee

Oden – A New Programming Language https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMCkT-uASaE

High-tech farmers using LED lights in ways bordering on science fiction https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2018/lifestyle/led-growing/

The Star Wars C64 Demo by Censor Design [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2eLGXM-wgPM

Things Nobody Told Me About Being a Software Engineer https://dev.to/anaulin/things-nobody-told-me-about-being-a-software-engineer-3pa5

SoftBank to keep investing Saudi money after CEO condemns Khashoggi’s murder https://www.recode.net/2018/11/5/18063696/softbank-masayoshi-son-saudi-arabia-murder-jamal-khashoggi

High-tech farmers are using LED lights in ways that border on science fiction https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2018/lifestyle/led-growing/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.3299cf610737

How to Mount S3/Wasabi/DigitalOcean Bucket on CentOS and Ubuntu Using S3FS https://dotlayer.com/how-to-mount-s3-wasabi-digital-ocean-storage-bucket-on-centos-and-ubuntu-using-s3fs/

Beating hash tables with trees? The ART-ful radix trie https://www.the-paper-trail.org/post/art-paper-notes/

Why you should use iOS 12’s Do Not Disturb at Bedtime all day long https://www.cultofmac.com/568243/use-do-not-disturb-at-bedtime-all-day/

Has Chrome fully taken over yet? https://haschromefullytakenoveryet.com

Apple’s Hardware with T2 Security Chip Will Currently Block Linux from Booting https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Apple-T2-Blocks-Linux-UEFI