HN:Live JSON revision - 2019-01-11
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One-Shot Training of Neural Networks Using Hypercube-Based Topological Coverings http://arxiv.org/abs/1901.02878v1

NetHack beaten in 7 minutes 15 seconds realtime https://pellsson.github.io/

The Early History of F# [pdf] https://fsharp.org/history/hopl-draft-1.pdf

You Weren’t Meant to Have a Boss (2008) http://www.paulgraham.com/boss.html

pgsql: Use perfect hashing, instead of binary search, for keyword lookup https://www.postgresql.org/message-id/flat/E1ghOVt-0007os-2V%40gemulon.postgresql.org

Lisp Badge – Self-contained ATmega1284 Lisp computer http://www.technoblogy.com/show?2AEE

Making a Game Boy Game. Part 1: Getting Started https://invisibleup.neocities.org/articles/18/

How to get your money’s worth from your startup lawyer https://techcrunch.com/2019/01/10/how-to-get-your-moneys-worth-from-your-startup-lawyer/

The Eternal Treadmill of Fitness Trends: From Hot Pants to Hot Mess https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/09/style/vintage-fitness-trends-photos.html

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

Privilege escalation through Kubernetes dashboard https://sysdig.com/blog/privilege-escalation-kubernetes-dashboard/

Typeful Programming (1993) [pdf] http://lucacardelli.name/Papers/TypefulProg.pdf

Show HN: Docker-based immutable workstation https://github.com/mikadosoftware/workstation

OpenRex – Open Source Hardware Project https://www.imx6rex.com/open-rex/

An Interactive Introduction to Fourier Transforms http://www.jezzamon.com/fourier/index.html

High Performance Numeric Programming with Swift: Explorations and Reflections https://www.fast.ai/2019/01/10/swift-numerics/

Mysterious “hair ice” is formed by fungus (2015) http://www.bbc.co.uk/earth/story/20150727-mystical-hair-ice-riddle-solved

How We Designed the Librem 5 Dev Kit with Free Software https://puri.sm/posts/how-we-designed-the-librem-5-dev-kit-with-100-free-software/

Anxiety and burnout: why kids are consumed with worry https://www.vox.com/first-person/2019/1/10/18174263/anxiety-kids-burnout

System Down: A systemd-journald exploit https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/01/09/3

Microsoft Bing not only shows child pornography, it suggests it https://techcrunch.com/2019/01/10/unsafe-search/

Rook: Storage Orchestration for Kubernetes https://github.com/rook/rook

Snowflake Archeology: Early computer animation (1960s) for the DEC PDP-1 https://www.masswerk.at/nowgobang/2019/snowflake-archeology

Avo: Better X86 Assembly Generation from Go https://github.com/mmcloughlin/avo#readme

How to Do Data Science Using SQL on Raw JSON https://rockset.com/blog/how-to-do-data-science-using-sql-on-raw-json/

Show HN: Timeops, a fake API for testing or educational purposes https://timeops.io

Hubble telescope camera is broken and US government shutdown could delay repairs https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-00094-0

Anonymous Google Employees Voted Arms Control Persons of the Year https://www.armscontrol.org/pressroom/2018-acpoy-winner

Ethereum: A number of hard forks turn out to be scams https://decryptmedia.com/4439/ethereum-hard-fork-scam

Show HN: JournalBook – Privacy centric, offline first, personal journal app https://journalbook.co.uk

Bar Induction Is Compatible with Constructive Type Theory [pdf] https://www.cs.cornell.edu/~lironcohen/pubs/BI-JACM.pdf

People older than 65 share the most fake news, a new study finds https://www.theverge.com/2019/1/9/18174631/old-people-fake-news-facebook-share-nyu-princeton

Privacy Tools – Encryption Against Global Mass Surveillance https://www.privacytools.io/

Windows 10 will chew up another 7GB of disk space to make sure it can update https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/01/windows-10-will-chew-up-another-7gb-of-disk-space-to-make-sure-it-can-update/

Google board tried to cover up sexual misconduct, shareholders allege https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/jan/10/google-sexual-harassment-shareholder-lawsuit-alphabet

Anime.Js 3.0.0 is out now https://animejs.com/

Machine learning leads mathematicians to unsolvable problem https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-00083-3

Virtual Reality Version of Second Life with Open Source Code https://nwn.blogs.com/nwn/2019/01/windows-mixed-reality-firestorm-sl-vr-open-source.html

Alphabet’s board of directors sued for covering up claims of sexual harassment https://www.businessinsider.com/alphabet-board-is-being-sued-for-not-disclosing-harassment-cases-2019-1

Show HN: Shellvault – Cloud SSH terminal accessible from any browser https://www.shellvault.io/?pw_campaign=hnjan10

Lisp Badge – Self-contained ATmega1284 Lisp computer http://www.technoblogy.com/show?2AEE&xyz

Amazon is reportedly building a Netflix-like service for video games https://www.businessinsider.com/amazon-video-game-streaming-service-report-2019-1

NLP Architect by Intel AI Lab http://nlp_architect.nervanasys.com/

Biotech firm Grail conducting large study for early breast cancer detection https://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/Biotech-firm-Grail-conducting-large-study-for-13510156.php

For Owners of Ring Security Cameras, Strangers May Have Been Watching Too https://theintercept.com/2019/01/10/amazon-ring-security-camera/

Roadmap to becoming a web developer in 2019 https://github.com/kamranahmedse/developer-roadmap

Show HN: 1800W Balcony Solar/Battery Microgrid that can power your fridge https://sunboxlabs.com/solar-xantrex-kit-apartment/

Why Is It So Hard to Detect Keyup Event on Linux? http://blog.robertelder.org/detect-keyup-event-linux-terminal/

Ocean Warming Is Accelerating Faster Than Thought, New Research Finds https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/10/climate/ocean-warming-climate-change.html

So Long, Macbook. Hello Again, Linux http://richardmavis.info/so-long-macbook-hello-again-linux

Using Local OPTIND with Bash Getopts https://eklitzke.org/using-local-optind-with-bash-getopts

Ring reportedly gave employees access to customer video feeds https://www.engadget.com/2019/01/10/ring-gave-employees-access-customer-video-feeds/

OpenBSD: New console font Spleen made default https://undeadly.org/cgi?action=article;sid=20190110064857

Show HN: TetrEFIs, tetris as an EFI application https://github.com/tsani/tetrefis

Run 6502 Assembly Code on Mac, Linux or Windows https://github.com/Esshahn/acme-assembly-vscode-template

Cruise’s new video showing driverless car navigating very tricky traffic in SF https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cJQLEETP98U

The richest families in Florence in 1427 are still the richest (2016) https://qz.com/694340/the-richest-families-in-florence-in-1427-are-still-the-richest-families-in-florence/

Show HN: Bimble – List and share your favourite places https://www.bimblehq.com

T-Mobile First to Launch Caller Verification https://www.t-mobile.com/news/caller-verified-note9

NLP for Fake News Detection (2018) https://arxiv.org/abs/1811.00770

Serum concentrations of PFASs and exposure-related behaviors in women https://www.nature.com/articles/s41370-018-0109-y

Your Flaws Are Probably More Attractive Than You Think They Are https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2019/01/beautiful-mess-vulnerability/579892/

Poker player bets $100k he can last 30 days in pitch black solitary confinement https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2019/jan/10/rich-alati-poker-player-bet-dark-room-isolation

Launch HN: Cloud Optimizer – Find the cheapest compute at eight cloud providers https://cloudoptimizer.io

Blow to low carb diet as landmark study finds high fibre cuts heart disease risk https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2019/jan/10/high-fibre-diets-cut-heart-disease-risk-landmark-study-finds

The Changing of the Guard (1991) https://tricycle.org/magazine/changing-guard/

Personal Finance Lessons for Technology Professionals https://www.troyhunt.com/10-personal-finance-lessons-for-technology-professionals/

Show HN: Frequently – The easiest way to create a free FAQ page for your project https://frequently.io/

Windows 10 will chew up another 7GB of disk space to make sure it can update https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/01/windows-10-will-chew-up-another-7gb-of-disk-space-to-make-sure-it-can-update/

Amazon accused of knocking off AWS customers’ products (2013) https://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/03/08/amazon_copies_partner_products/

Former Google exec: AI will replace 40 percent of jobs in 15 years https://futurism.com/the-byte/google-ai-jobs

Stranded seals wreak havoc in Canadian town https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-46818238

Reports Suggest Ring Allowed Employees Access to Customer Camera Feeds https://www.macrumors.com/2019/01/10/ring-employees-customer-camera-access/

T-Mobile CEO Announces Payment Options for Federal Workers https://twitter.com/JohnLegere/status/1081734169510604800

America’s Electric Grid Has a Vulnerable Back Door–and Russia Walked Through It https://www.wsj.com/articles/americas-electric-grid-has-a-vulnerable-back-doorand-russia-walked-through-it-11547137112

Show HN: NVK – A Vulkan Rendering API for JavaScript https://github.com/maierfelix/nvk

We won a CES robotics innovation award, then they took it back https://loradicarlo.com/pages/cesgenderbias

Call for Papers for Percona Live Open Source Database Conference https://www.percona.com/live/19/

How oil traders make big bucks by using satellite surveillance https://www.wired.co.uk/article/cubesats-economic-forecasting

MITRE ATT&CK Enterprise Matrix as a ELK Dashboard https://github.com/michaelhidalgo/attack-to-elk

Assistive tech can’t handle the unusual fonts people use on Twitter to be cute https://boingboing.net/2019/01/10/assistive-tech-cant-handle-t.html

Deconstructing Decentralized Exchanges https://stanford-jblp.pubpub.org/pub/deconstructing-dex

Facebook and fake news: elderly more likely to spread misinformation https://www.cnet.com/g00/news/facebook-and-fake-news-elderly-more-likely-to-spread-misinformation/

How China’s Elite Hackers Stole the World’s Most Valuable Secrets https://www.wired.com/story/doj-indictment-chinese-hackers-apt10/

Dimensions Resource for Everyday Objects https://www.dimensions.guide/

How Cartographers for the U.S. Military Inadvertently Created a House of Horrors https://gizmodo.com/how-cartographers-for-the-u-s-military-inadvertently-c-1830758394/

Scientists seek ways to finally take a real measure of pain https://www.apnews.com/c75e6a1185024a7c8892dacf56e6e308

Prevalence and predictors of fake news dissemination on Facebook http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/5/1/eaau4586

Venezuela Is in Crisis. So How Did Maduro Secure a Second Term? https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/10/world/americas/venezuela-maduro-inauguration.html

Automatic image captioning with visual attention using PyTorch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RlNjzz358Jc

Subtle Asian Dating: Why a Raunchy, Self-Aware Subtle Asian Traits group grows https://slate.com/technology/2019/01/subtle-asian-dating-traits-facebook-group.html

Amnesty: Chinese anti-censorship activist gets 2 years in jail https://www.amnesty.org/en/documents/asa17/9641/2019/en/

Blockchain Can Wrest the Internet from Corporations’ Grasp https://www.wired.com/story/how-blockchain-can-wrest-the-internet-from-corporations/

Ring reportedly gave employees full access to customers’ live camera feeds https://9to5google.com/2019/01/10/ring-camera-live-feed-access/