HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-12-19
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Searching statically-linked vulnerable library functions in executable code https://googleprojectzero.blogspot.com/2018/12/searching-statically-linked-vulnerable.html

The universal decay of collective memory and attention https://www.nature.com/articles/s41562-018-0474-5

Librem 5 dev kits are shipping https://puri.sm/posts/2018-devkits-are-shipping/

Kademlia: A Peer-To-peer Information System Based on the XOR Metric (2002) [pdf] https://pdos.csail.mit.edu/~petar/papers/maymounkov-kademlia-lncs.pdf

’Disneyland for adults’: John Portman’s dizzying interior legacy https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2018/oct/22/disneyland-for-adults-john-portman-dizzying-interior-legacy

Google Tech Dev Guide https://techdevguide.withgoogle.com/

Shanghai City in panoramic view in 195 gigapixels http://sh-meet.bigpixel.cn/

The Dating Brokers: An autopsy of online love https://datadating.tacticaltech.org/viz

Intro to Quantum Information Science https://www.scottaaronson.com/blog/?p=3943

As Facebook Raised a Privacy Wall, It Carved an Opening for Tech Giants https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/18/technology/facebook-privacy.html

Google Chrome to stop back-button hijacking https://chromium-review.googlesource.com/c/chromium/src/+/1344199

Hello, JIT World: The Joy of Simple JITs (2012) http://blog.reverberate.org/2012/12/hello-jit-world-joy-of-simple-jits.html

Freenet: A Distributed Anonymous Information Storage and Retrieval System (2000) [pdf] http://snap.stanford.edu/class/cs224w-readings/clarke00freenet.pdf

The missing link: explaining ELF static linking, semantically (2016) [pdf] https://www.researchgate.net/publication/311466566_The_missing_link_explaining_ELF_static_linking_semantically

Show HN: DPAGE – build and publish webpages on the decentralized internet https://dpage.io/

The Diary of Murasaki Shikibu (1007-1010) http://digital.library.upenn.edu/women/omori/court/murasaki.html

Advent of Code Python Solutions, Explained https://www.michaelfogleman.com/aoc18/

A Dictionary of Gestures https://spectator.us/minefield-gestures/

Glitter bomb tricks parcel thieves https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-46604625

Analyzing Hacker News book suggestions in Python https://towardsdatascience.com/hacker-news-book-suggestions-64b88099947

Chrome 72 Beta: Public class fields, user activation and more https://blog.chromium.org/2018/12/chrome-72-beta-public-class-fields-user.html

The Electronic Coach (1959) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhh8Ao4yweQ

The Spacing Effect: How to Improve Learning and Maximize Retention https://fs.blog/2018/12/spacing-effect/

The Cult of the Bound Variable: ICFP Programming Contest (2006) [pdf] http://boundvariable.org/press/tr-06-163.pdf

Show HN: Goldpinger – Visualize Kubernetes cluster connectivity https://github.com/bloomberg/goldpinger

Show HN: Semi-Conductor - Conduct an AI orchestra in your browser https://semiconductor.withgoogle.com/

Stanford Programming Abstractions http://web.stanford.edu/class/cs106b/lectures.shtml

On Having No Head: Cognition Throughout Biological Systems (2016) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4914563/

Wolkenkit 3.0 – a CQRS and event-sourcing framework for JavaScript https://www.thenativeweb.io/blog/2018-12-04-18-17-introducing-wolkenkit-3-0/

“Im from the government and you’re here to help” – The AA Act is a hackers dream https://medium.com/@ben_longstaff/im-from-the-government-and-youre-here-to-help-the-aa-bill-is-a-hackers-dream-8250526eb3eb

Addicted to vaped nicotine, teenagers have no clear path to quitting https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/18/health/vaping-nicotine-teenagers.html

Why on earth did we choose Jenkins for 2019? https://www.rookout.com/why-on-earth-did-we-choose-jenkins-for-2019/

Geoffrey Hinton and Demis Hassabis: AGI is nowhere close to being a reality https://venturebeat.com/2018/12/17/geoffrey-hinton-and-demis-hassabis-agi-is-nowhere-close-to-being-a-reality/

Anthony Levandowski: Pronto AI https://medium.com/pronto-ai

Microsoft open sources Trill, a tool for processing a trillion events per day https://www.onmsft.com/news/microsoft-open-sources-trill-an-internal-tool-for-processing-a-trllion-events-per-day

MIT Deep Learning https://deeplearning.mit.edu/

MIT develops method to shrink objects to the nanoscale http://news.mit.edu/2018/shrink-any-object-nanoscale-1213

Dhall: a non-reptitive typed configuration language http://Dhall-lang.org

Disinformation Report: An Investigation into Russian IRA Activities in 2016 https://www.newknowledge.com/disinforeport

Pipdeptree: Utility to display dependency tree of the installed Python packages https://github.com/naiquevin/pipdeptree

GCC Still Months Away from Transitioning to Git, Reposurgeon Being Ported to Go https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=GCC-Reposurgeon-Py-To-Go-90

Show HN: A tool to earn money by deep linking to GitHub Repos http://www.gittagger.com/

Show HN: Flair – State of the art NLP framework on top of pytorch https://github.com/zalandoresearch/flair

Apple TV 4K is the most essential product Apple makes https://mashable.com/article/apple-tv-4k-essential-apple-product/

The Problem with LoRa and The Things Network https://hackernoon.com/the-problem-with-lora-af4f5263d378

2018 statistic of the year: Plastic waste fact tops list https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-46602969

Discover how to use fx effectively, a JSON manipulation command line tool https://medium.com/@antonmedv/discover-how-to-use-fx-effectively-668845d2a4ea

GPS III SV01 Launch Webcast https://www.spacex.com/webcast

Quit asking about my pain points https://studiofellow.com/articles/pain-points/

Oracle’s Ellison: No way a ’normal’ person would move to AWS https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracles-ellison-no-way-a-normal-person-would-move-to-aws/

Bitcoin Cash Litigation “Response to Complaint” Countdown Timer https://www.bitcoincashlitigation.com/

Microsoft open sources Trill to deliver insights on a trillion events a day https://azure.microsoft.com/en-gb/blog/microsoft-open-sources-trill-to-deliver-insights-on-a-trillion-events-a-day/

These Portraits Were Made by AI: None of These People Exist https://petapixel.com/2018/12/17/these-portraits-were-made-by-ai-none-of-these-people-exist/

Emergency room bills: what I learned from reading 1,182 ER bills https://www.vox.com/health-care/2018/12/18/18134825/emergency-room-bills-health-care-costs-america

RabbitMQ Summit 2018 Keynote: Idiomatic RabbitMQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Zf4zTatQYA

China and Russia conduct controversial heating experiments to modify atmosphere https://beta.scmp.com/news/china/science/article/2178214/china-and-russia-band-together-controversial-heating-experiments

Industry Predictions: AI, Machine Learning, Analytics and Data Science Trends https://www.kdnuggets.com/2018/12/predictions-industry-2019.html

What can we learn from people who succeed later in life? https://ideas.ted.com/what-can-we-learn-from-people-who-succeed-later-in-life/

5 Reasons You’ll Be Asked to Cancel Sprint Retros – And Why to Say No https://spin.atomicobject.com/2018/12/18/defending-sprint-retros/#.XBkPWrSSFDc.hackernews

Tech Companies Dragged Feet on Russian Interference Data, Reports Say https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/17/technology/tech-companies-russian-interference.html

Microsoft open sources Trill to deliver insights on a trillion events a day https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/microsoft-open-sources-trill-to-deliver-insights-on-a-trillion-events-a-day/

Instagram Was Bigger Russian Election Tool Than Facebook, Senate Report Says https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-12-17/instagram-was-bigger-russian-election-tool-than-facebook-report

Senate-commissioned reports show scale of Russian misinformation campaign https://www.axios.com/senate-reports-russian-interference-2016-election-9d0daca6-1e2d-4617-9295-f8eec61c1719.html

Google isn’t the company that we should have handed the Web over to https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/12/the-web-now-belongs-to-google-and-that-should-worry-us-all

United States should prepare to build a prototype fusion power plant, panel says https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/12/united-states-should-prepare-build-prototype-fusion-power-plant-panel-says

Johnson and Johnson knew for decades that asbestos lurked in its Baby Powder https://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/johnsonandjohnson-cancer/

Vine co-founder Colin Kroll found dead https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-46586518

HQ Trivia co-founder Colin Kroll dead at 35 https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-46586518