HN:Live JSON revision - 2018-12-27
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lsix: ls for images https://github.com/hackerb9/lsix

Rust 2019 and beyond: limits to some growth https://graydon2.dreamwidth.org/263429.html

Microsoft Word for Windows 1.0 Postmortem (1989) [pdf] http://antitrust.slated.org/www.iowaconsumercase.org/011607/8000/PX08875.pdf

Colin O’Brady Completes Crossing of Antarctica with Final 32-Hour Push https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/26/sports/antarctica-race-colin-obrady.html

The future of Kubernetes is virtual machines http://tech.paulcz.net/blog/future-of-kubernetes-is-virtual-machines/

Alan Turing and the mathematics of pattern formation in nature https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/08/science/alan-turing-desalination.html

Resiliency with Queues: Building a System That Never Skips a Beat in a Billion https://www.braze.com/perspectives/article/building-braze-job-queues-resiliency

Noah: Bash on Ubuntu on macOS https://github.com/linux-noah/noah

White Hart Lane’s movable football pitch in three pieces https://www.ingenia.org.uk/Ingenia/Articles/a57524c7-215a-484d-9ffb-94c16030f3fc

Show HN: QuadTree model for generating random road networks https://github.com/arun1729/road-network

LinkedIn Co-Founder Apologizes for Deception in Alabama Senate Race https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/26/us/reid-hoffman-alabama-election-disinformation.html

A Modernist Pioneer Designed the Perfect Animator’s Desk https://www.collectorsweekly.com/articles/disney-animator-desk/

Differentiable Genetic Programming (2016) https://arxiv.org/abs/1611.04766

William Cook: Information, Computation, Optimization [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q8nQTNvCrjE

One Man’s Quest to Outrace Wind (2011) http://www.wired.com/magazine/2011/02/ff_fasterthanwind/all/1

WKWebView, an Electron alternative on macOS/iOS https://holtwick.de/blog/2018-12-20-web-technologies

The other kind of “flash” that we used to worry about http://rachelbythebay.com/w/2018/12/26/flash/

ECMAScript modules in Node.js: the new plan http://2ality.com/2018/12/nodejs-esm-phases.html

Patreon Bars Anti-Feminist for Racist Speech, Inciting Revolt https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/24/technology/patreon-hate-speech-bans.html

Show HN: Notable – A Markdown-based note-taking app that doesn’t suck https://github.com/fabiospampinato/notable

Russia ready to deploy hypersonic weapons US can’t defend against https://qz.com/1508241/vladimir-putin-gloating-about-new-russian-hypersonic-weapons/

$142M Worth of Corn, Soybeans and Wheat Falsely Labeled ‘Organic’ Sold Across US https://ktla.com/2018/12/26/142m-worth-of-corn-soybeans-and-wheat-falsely-labeled-organic-sold-across-u-s/

Larry Eisenberg, 99, Dead; His Limericks Were Very Well Read https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/26/obituaries/larry-eisenberg-dead.html

Pessimism about parallelism http://esr.ibiblio.org/?p=8223

Risky business: linking Toxoplasma infection and entrepreneurship behavior https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/full/10.1098/rspb.2018.0822

Plato and Object Oriented Programming (2010) https://www.richardfarrar.com/plato-and-object-oriented-programming/

Show HN: Find out which pull requests contain changes related to a file https://github.com/dzhavat/potential-changes-for-github

Show HN: Free open-source IPTV cloud service https://github.com/fastogt/iptv

Iris Automation Is Hiring a Computer Vision Expert – AI for Drones http://www.irisonboard.com/careers/

Moving fast at scale: Experience deploying IETF QUIC at Facebook [pdf] https://conferences2.sigcomm.org/co-next/2018/slides/epiq-keynote.pdf

Erik Demaine’s Folding and Unfolding Page (2010) http://erikdemaine.org/folding/

Why don’t I take military funding? (2004) http://web.eecs.umich.edu/~kuipers/opinions/no-military-funding.html

Julia Language Co-Creators Win James H. Wilkinson Prize for Numerical Software http://news.mit.edu/2018/julia-language-co-creators-win-james-wilkinson-prize-numerical-software-1226

Microservices at Spotify (2015) https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=7LGPeBgNFuU&t=1435s

Show HN: TypeScript to GraphQL conversion tool with type inference https://github.com/acro5piano/typed-graphqlify

Dirt-poor and ugly – the proud new mantra of those left behind in the new China https://www.latimes.com/world/asia/la-fg-chinese-poor-ugly-20181226-story.html

Ray Dalio’s Perspective on Recent Economic and Market Moves https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/help-put-recent-economic-market-moves-perspective-ray-dalio/

Software Architecture, all you need to know [pdf] https://share.composieux.fr/white-book-software-architecture.pdf

Show HN: Frame, notetaking app that can answer your questions https://github.com/jddunn/frame

Valve’s Proton Improves Further Windows Games’ Compatibility on Linux https://boilingsteam.com/proton-is-getting-electric/

Lawyer files a collusion complaint with the FTC against Patreon and PayPal [vid] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-2ySC7edHO0

Top Amazon boss privately advised US government on web portal worth billions https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/dec/26/amazon-anne-rung-government-services-authority

Private Winten: new Windows 10 privacy tweaker with firewall https://www.ghacks.net/2018/12/26/private-winten-new-windows-10-privacy-tweaker-with-firewall/

Almost Every Electric Scooter in the World Comes from This Chinese Company https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-12-05/almost-every-electric-scooter-comes-from-this-chinese-company

Show HN: Awe – Dynamic web based reports/dashboards in python https://github.com/dankilman/awe

Nikola Tesla’s 5 Lost Inventions That Threatend the Global Elite https://anonhq.com/nikola-teslas-5-lost-inventions-that-threatened-the-global-elite/

Mariah Carey’s record-breaking day shows how little musicians make from Spotify https://qz.com/1507361/mariah-careys-record-breaking-day-shows-how-little-musicians-make-from-spotify/

How to make a simple ‘accelerometer’-based driving game with React Native Expo https://medium.com/crowdbotics/how-to-make-a-simple-accelerometer-based-driving-game-with-react-native-expo-2359c03121d0

The hottest tools in coding this year included React and Python https://qz.com/1503380/vue-react-and-python-the-hottest-coding-tools-of-2018/

Mariah Carey’s record-breaking day shows how little musicians make from Spotify https://qz.com/1507361/mariah-careys-record-breaking-day-shows-how-little-musicians-make-from-spotify/

Show HN: Download (cache) web pages locally, manage and annotate them with tags https://getpolarized.io/docs/web-page-capture-and-archival-of-html-content.html

Ask HN: How are the graphics on this page created? https://www.16personalities.com/personality-types

Interactive Jupyter/Python demos of popular machine-learning algorithms https://github.com/trekhleb/homemade-machine-learning/blob/master/README.md