HN:Live JSON revision - 2019-01-18
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Sequel Pro – Open source macOS native MySQL GUI client https://www.sequelpro.com/

Dbeaver – Multi-platform database tool https://dbeaver.io/

My dog was killed on a walk with a walker ordered through Wag https://www.facebook.com/nick.moore.7140/posts/3600186133211

The Scientist and Engineer’s Guide to Digital Signal Processing (1999) https://www.analog.com/en/education/education-library/scientist_engineers_guide.html

Count the people around you by monitoring wifi signals https://github.com/schollz/howmanypeoplearearound

How I use my Raspberry Pis to help me work on with my side projects https://www.techcoil.com/blog/how-i-use-my-raspberry-pis-to-help-me-work-on-with-my-side-projects/

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

HeidiSQL – GUI client for MariaDB, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server and PostgreSQL https://www.heidisql.com/

Going old school: how I replaced Facebook with email https://blog.chaddickerson.com/2019/01/09/replacing-facebook/

Oklahoma Department of Securities Leaked Millions of Files https://www.upguard.com/breaches/rsync-oklahoma-securities-commission

Digitally cloning a 1914 Delage Type S engine block https://www.csiro.au/en/Research/MF/Areas/Metals/Lab22/Delage

Portland’s Land Rush for New ’Opportunity Zone’ Tax Breaks https://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2019-portland-opportunity-zones/

UN General Assembly adopts record number of resolutions on internet governance https://www.apc.org/en/node/35253

DNS Flag Day on February 1, 2019: check your domains https://dnsflagday.net

AMD is edging closer to breaking Nvidia’s graphic dominance https://www.engadget.com/2019/01/17/amd-versus-nvidia-radeon-vii-7-nanometer/

Show HN: 10 year challenge with browser history back button https://wb.schwiha.de/

Show HN: Shots AI – Turn designs into code with one click https://www.shots.ai

Raylib: a simple and easy-to-use library to enjoy game programming https://www.raylib.com/

A bot for Starcraft in Rust, C or any other language https://habr.com/en/post/436254/

Artificial Intelligence and Life in 2030 (2016) [pdf] http://www.cs.fsu.edu/~cap5605/ai_100_report_0906fnlc_single.pdf

Screen time: how much is too much? https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-00137-6

Spectrum – Image transcoding library for Android or iOS https://libspectrum.io

Most Personality Quizzes Are Junk Science. Take One That Isn’t https://projects.fivethirtyeight.com/personality-quiz/

FBI ‘Can Neither Confirm nor Deny’ That It Monitors Your Social Media Posts https://www.aclu.org/blog/free-speech/internet-speech/fbi-can-neither-confirm-nor-deny-it-monitors-your-social-media

Federal HTTPS domains that’ll expire soon because of US government shutdown https://techcrunch.com/2019/01/17/federal-https-domains-expire-government-shutdown/

Show HN: Json2graphql – From a JSON file to Postgres-backed realtime GraphQL https://github.com/hasura/graphql-engine/tree/master/community/tools/json2graphql

Roger McNamee is really sad about Facebook http://time.com/5505441/mark-zuckerberg-mentor-facebook-downfall/

Professional programming resources https://github.com/charlax/professional-programming

Something Is Broken in Our Science Fiction. Why Can’t We Move Past Cyberpunk? https://slate.com/technology/2019/01/hopepunk-cyberpunk-solarpunk-science-fiction-broken.html

Acid test: on drugs and science fiction (2017) https://nevalalee.wordpress.com/2017/04/27/the-acid-test/

KDE Plasma 5.15 Beta: Lightweight, Usable and Productive https://www.kde.org/announcements/plasma-5.14.90.php

Inkscape launches versions 0.92.4 and 1.0 alpha https://inkscape.org/news/2019/01/17/inkscape-launches-version-0924/

Xilinx sends lawyers after an engineer teaching FPGA programming https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=swVuqG9-H0E

Software Development: modern practices and where it’s headed https://www.atlassian.com/software-development

Phosphorus: 350 years after its discovery, this vital element is running out https://theconversation.com/phosphorus-350-years-after-its-discovery-this-vital-element-is-running-out-109535

A 4 year old boy trapped in a teenager’s body https://www.thecut.com/2019/01/precocious-puberty-patrick-burleigh.html

Show HN: docker-run.com enables to “docker run” in the clould with a subdomain https://docker-run.com

Tim Cook: You Deserve Privacy Online. Here’s How You Could Get It http://time.com/collection-post/5502591/tim-cook-data-privacy/

Tim Cook: You Deserve Privacy Online. Here’s How You Could Actually Get It http://time.com/collection/davos-2019/5502591/tim-cook-data-privacy/

Minnow Server: Fast and embeddable websocket SSL server for microcontrollers https://github.com/RealTimeLogic/MinnowServer

Autonomous Vehicles: Fact vs. Fiction at CES 2019 https://beth.technology/autonomous-vehicles-ces-2019/

Saturn’s rings were formed when dinosaurs roamed Earth https://physicsworld.com/a/saturns-rings-were-formed-when-dinosaurs-roamed-earth/

Removing Coordinated Inauthentic Behavior from Russia https://newsroom.fb.com/news/2019/01/removing-cib-from-russia/

Is Ancient DNA Research Revealing New Truths – Or Falling into Old Traps? https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/17/magazine/ancient-dna-paleogenomics.html

Website detailing difficult guest experiences on AirBnB called “AirBnB Hell” https://www.airbnbhell.com

Strangest thing we’ve found in the CIA’s declassified archives (so far) https://www.muckrock.com/news/archives/2019/jan/17/strangest-thing-weve-found-cias-declassified-archi/

Facebook employees busted leaving 5-star reviews for Portal on Amazon https://www.theverge.com/2019/1/17/18186990/facebook-portal-amazon-reviews-fake-employee-5-star-astroturfing

Only 40% of Boston’s valedictorian’s make more thank 50k a year https://apps.bostonglobe.com/magazine/graphics/2019/01/17/valedictorians/?p1=ValHeader

How Men and Women Approach Open Source Differently https://thenewstack.io/how-men-and-women-approach-open-source-differently/

Is It Time to Rewrite the Operating System in Rust? [video] https://www.infoq.com/presentations/os-rust

Crypto Trading 2018 in Review: I backtested 32 strategies with full year of data https://medium.com/coinmonks/crypto-trading-2018-in-review-17-advanced-15-neural-net-strategies-tested-part-7-d308963d13e9

The Braindead Megaphone (2007) [pdf] http://as1020.pbworks.com/f/saunders-braindead.pdf

We Don’t Need More Moral Elites. We Need Less Powerful Ones http://nymag.com/intelligencer/2019/01/davos-david-brooks-the-rich-have-become-too-powerful.html

Guy Says He’s the First Person to Attempt Editing His DNA with CRISPR https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/stephaniemlee/this-biohacker-wants-to-edit-his-own-dna

Show HN: Realtime Web UI for Chrome Headless https://deepstream.live/?hn

Walmart abandons plans for video-streaming service will focus instead on Vudu https://www.cnbc.com/2019/01/17/walmart-will-not-launch-a-new-video-streaming-service-choosing-to-focus-on-vudu.html

Scientists grow perfect human blood vessels in a petri dish https://news.ubc.ca/2019/01/16/scientists-grow-perfect-human-blood-vessels-in-a-petri-dish/

M.Rubio introduces privacy bill to create federal regulations on data collection https://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/technology/425557-congress-needs-to-address-consumer-data-privacy-in-a

What could a (visual) Clojure/Lisp editor be like? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=edQyRJyVsUg

Ghostery Plus makes money while blocking publishers from doing the same https://www.ghostery.com/blog/product-releases/ghostery-plus/

Poll-Rigging for Trump and Creating WomenForCohen: One IT Firm’s Work Order https://www.wsj.com/articles/poll-rigging-for-trump-and-creating-womenforcohen-one-it-firms-work-order-11547722801

’Smartphone zombie’ fine cheered on Chinese social media https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-trending-46902965

Northridge Earthquake – January 17th, 1994 (25 years ago today) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1994_Northridge_earthquake

How to Stop Lighting Your Company’s Cash on Fire https://www.toptal.com/finance/interim-cfos/overdue-receivables

You Deserve Privacy Online. Here’s How You Could Get It - Tim Cook op-ed http://time.com/collection-post/5502591/tim-cook-data-privacy/

Millions of Households Could Lose Internet Access Due to Government Shutdown https://exstreamist.com/millions-of-low-income-households-could-lose-internet-access-due-to-government-shutdown/

Facebook makes its image compression tech available to all https://www.engadget.com/2019/01/17/facebook-image-compression-tool-open-source/

Michael Cohen reportedly gave a tech firm $12,000 to rig polls in Trump’s favor https://www.businessinsider.com/michael-cohen-tech-firm-boxing-glove-walmart-bag-polls-trump-2019-1

Six ways the media is blaming the victims covering bike and pedestrian deaths https://usa.streetsblog.org/2019/01/14/six-ways-the-media-is-still-blaming-the-victim/

Show HN: Pgbackup: add an encrypted/off-site/zero-lag backup to your postgres db https://pgbackup.com/?2019

New plant-focused diet would ‘transform’ planet’s future, say scientists https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jan/16/new-plant-focused-diet-would-transform-planets-future-say-scientists

Show HN: Reverse Engineering C++ just got a bit easier https://github.com/0xgalz/Virtuailor

Brexit: France activates no-deal plan https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-46906046

NES.css: 8-bit style CSS framework https://github.com/nostalgic-css/NES.css

A new free-software forge: sr.ht https://lwn.net/Articles/775963/

Facebook Open-sources Spectrum 1.0.0 for better mobile image processing https://code.fb.com/developer-tools/spectrum/

17 days into 2019 and companies still haven’t updated their copyright year https://tomasmartty.com/blog/post/google-please-update-your-copyright-year