HN:Live JSON revision - 2019-01-22
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Show HN: Convert article in current tab to readable form and upload it to IPFS https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/2read/

Quinn 0.2.0: QUIC protocol implementation in Rust https://github.com/djc/quinn/releases/tag/0.2.0

$1.2T in risky corporate debt showing similar warning signs to subprime crisis https://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-corporate-debt-risks-20190120-story.html#nws=mcnewsletter

Advanced Mac Substitute: API-level reimplementation of classic Mac OS https://www.v68k.org/advanced-mac-substitute/

Genode OS: A tool kit for highly secure special-purpose operating systems https://genode.org/about/index

A command-line installer for Windows https://scoop.sh/

Can Gradient Boosting Learn Simple Arithmetic? http://mariofilho.com/can-gradient-boosting-learn-simple-arithmetic/

Binder – Turn a Git repo into a collection of interactive notebooks https://mybinder.org/

Things you should know about the Ottoman Janissaries https://www.realmofhistory.com/2018/06/19/facts-ottoman-janissaries/

Show HN: FBP editor for music/vfx with [three, tone, tensorflow].js nodes https://kousun12.github.io/eternal/

On whether changes in bedroom CO2 levels affect sleep quality https://www.gwern.net/zeo/CO2

TiDB open sources its MySQL/MariaDB compatible data migration tool https://github.com/pingcap/dm

Objective-Smalltalk: now serving its own web site http://www.objective.st/

What I learned from reading over 100 weight loss studies https://www.intentapp.com/blog/weight-loss-cost/

Tesla increases Supercharging prices to the point that gas might be cheaper https://www.techspot.com/news/78366-tesla-increases-supercharging-prices-point-gas-might-cheaper.html

If 5G Is So Important, Why Isn’t It Secure? https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/21/opinion/5g-cybersecurity-china.html

Photo-Sketching: Inferring Contour Drawings from Images https://arxiv.org/abs/1901.00542

Night of a cascading failure https://rachelbythebay.com/w/2019/01/20/quiet/

History of Teaching Machines http://teachingmachin.es/timeline.html

Why does APT not use HTTPS? https://whydoesaptnotusehttps.com/

KSL: Kinematics subroutine library https://github.com/shift-dynamics/ksl

Intro to hacking MicroSD cards (2013) http://bunniestudios.com/blog/?p=3554

A Program Optimization for Automatic Database Result Caching (2017) [pdf] http://adam.chlipala.net/papers/SqlcachePOPL17/SqlcachePOPL17.pdf

Letter in Response to Jan. 17 Article in The New York Times https://reich.hms.harvard.edu/letter-response-jan-17-article-new-york-times

Greenland’s Melting Ice Nears a ‘Tipping Point’ https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/21/climate/greenland-ice.html

“O Uommibatto”: How the Pre-Raphaelites Became Obsessed with the Wombat https://publicdomainreview.org/2019/01/10/how-the-pre-raphaelites-became-obsessed-with-the-wombat/

Insulin Wars: How insurance companies farm out dirty work to doctors patients https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/18/opinion/cost-insurance-diabetes-insulin.html

How shutting out men from the conversation is an obstacle to change https://medium.com/@sfard/me-n-too-b371a573d9ff

A Bridge Too Far: E.W. Dijkstra and Logic https://vanemden.wordpress.com/2018/07/21/dijkstra-and-logic

Dealing with file downloads in puppeteer https://docs.browserless.io/docs/downloading-files.html

Uber special investigation unit stressed out and at risk, internal report finds https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/21/tech/uber-investigations-unit-report/index.html

Google: Please Stop Telling Lies About Me https://ehudreiter.com/2019/01/21/google-lies-about-me/

Jeff Bezos Realized He Was Not Bright Enough to Be a Theoretical Physicist https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFnV6EM-wzY

PROCJAM’s Seeds zine – Issue 3 http://www.procjam.com/seeds/issues/3/

Facebook launches petition feature, its next battlefield https://techcrunch.com/2019/01/20/facebook-community-actions/

Show HN: List of IPs making illegal auth attempts and users used doing so https://github.com/ctrlaltdev/illegal-auth-attempts/

Introducing the Ultra EPYC AMD Powered Sun Ultra 24 Workstation https://www.servethehome.com/introducing-the-ultra-epyc-amd-powered-sun-ultra-24-workstation/

Bed that saved me from the Taliban https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-46882917

Show HN: Library for capturing video in a React app https://github.com/trambarhq/relaks-media-capture-example/blob/master/README.md

Reviving the Handwritten Thank-You Note: Tips, Tools, and a 4-Sentence Template https://spin.atomicobject.com/2019/01/20/thank-you-guide-template/

Jetbrains: Developer Ecosystem Survey 2019 https://surveys.jetbrains.com/s3/sh-developer-ecosystem-survey-2019

Torrent Paradise Creates Decentralized ’Pirate Bay’ with IPFS https://torrentfreak.com/torrent-paradise-creates-decentralized-pirate-bay-with-ipfs-190120/

New Scooter Removal Service Appears https://www.scootscoop.com/

Coming Soon to a police department near you: the DNA Magic Box https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/21/science/dna-crime-gene-technology.html

Is It Time to Call the Butterfly Switch Keyboard an Engineering Failure? https://www.reddit.com/r/mac/comments/aiad2j/is_it_time_to_call_the_butterfly_switch_keyboard/

Reefer Madness 2.0: What Marijuana Science Says, and Doesn’t Say https://undark.org/article/reefer-madness-marijuana-science/

Csvtk – a cross-platform, efficient and practical CSV/TSV toolkit https://bioinf.shenwei.me/csvtk/

Wifi antenna made from a tetra-brik juice box http://www.drivebywifiguide.com/TetraBrikHowTo.htm

Great Divide in Front-End Development https://css-tricks.com/the-great-divide/

W3C Publishing Working Group’s updated scope and goals (notes) https://webplatform.news/issues/2019-01-21

Driftnet listens to network traffic and displays any images it finds (2001) http://www.ex-parrot.com/~chris/driftnet/

Text-based Template Engine for C++ https://github.com/jrziviani/amps

Leaving Apple and Google: “I have now completely moved from my iPhone” https://twitter.com/gael_duval/status/1086315046668517376

Aspirational pursuit of mates in online dating markets http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/4/8/eaap9815.full

Show HN: SocialAmnesia-An open source tool that auto-erases old Reddits/tweets https://github.com/Nick-Gottschlich/Social-Amnesia

Landlords forcing smart locks on tenants https://twitter.com/hacks4pancakes/status/1086000837615382529

Show HN: Lito - A virtual office for your remote team https://getlito.co

How hard is it for a middle-age man to hit a major-league home run? https://www.si.com/longform/2017/home-run-quest-mlb/index.html

Show HN: Visual Basic 6 reimagined in JavaScript https://github.com/zubairq/yazz

Amoeba-Based Computer Solves Traveling Salesman Puzzle https://thenewstack.io/amoeba-based-computer-solves-traveling-salesman-puzzle/

Get started with HomeBank, an open source personal finance app https://opensource.com/article/19/1/productivity-tools-homebank

Show HN: Markdown Presenter with React/TypeScript https://gwillz.github.io/slides/?tutorial