HN:Live JSON revision - 2019-02-11
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Undercover spy exposed in NYC was one of many https://apnews.com/a1d1af4256c04cc5a36347667e966a14

Don’t Hold Your Users Hostage – The Exit Is Part of the Experience as Well https://chagency.co.uk/blog/increasing-user-retention/dont-take-your-customers-hostages-facilitate-their-exit/

The first dexterous and sentient hand prosthesis has been successfully implanted http://www.detop-project.eu/news/the-first-dexterous-and-sentient-hand-prosthesis-has-been-successfully-implanted/

DVC – Open Source Machine Learning Version Control System https://dvc.org/

Is huh a universal word? (2013) http://huh.ideophone.org/

A Tinder-style app called Tudder lets farmers find breeding matches for cattle https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-02-10/cows-get-tinder-app-as-u-k-breeders-seek-moo-love-for-herds

Gene therapy trials on monkey’s eyes could help cure color blindness https://www.wired.com/story/monkeys-with-superpower-eyes-could-help-cure-color-blindness/

Tactical Nuclear Weapons in Southeast Asia (1954) [pdf] http://nautilus.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/tactical_nukes_vietnam.pdf

Drug smuggling dolls during the Civil War http://artdaily.com/index.asp?int_sec=2&int_new=42135#.XGAVZ89KgqI

Fuck Your 90 Day Exercise Window (2016) https://zachholman.com/posts/fuck-your-90-day-exercise-window/

Possible cooked S-boxes in Kuznyechik & Streebog..Russian cipher & hash https://mailarchive.ietf.org/arch/msg/cfrg/4PmssKzCBsxTmLCieDgqD7Nynwg

Exwm – Emacs X Window Manager https://github.com/ch11ng/exwm

Freshly Squeezed: The Truth About Orange Juice in Boxes http://civileats.com/2009/05/06/freshly-squeezed-the-truth-about-orange-juice-in-boxes/

In the foundations of physics we haven’t seen progress for the past four decades http://backreaction.blogspot.com/2019/02/maybe-im-crazy.html

An ex-YouTube whistleblower on their recommendation engine https://threader.app/thread/1094359564559044610

Gods, Gurus, and the Search for the Holy Grail: Bach Recordings from 2018 https://hudsonreview.com/2019/02/gods-gurus-and-the-search-for-the-holy-grail-bach-recordings-from-2018/

Lighting up my DasKeyboard with Blood Sugar changes using my body’s REST API https://www.hanselman.com/blog/LightingUpMyDasKeyboardWithBloodSugarChangesUsingMyBodysRESTAPI.aspx

Get Keto score, insulin index and nutrient density of every food you need https://nutrita.app/

Rectangle after Rectangle (2018) http://www.cabinetmagazine.org/issues/65/powell.php

Streak (YC S11) Is Looking for Engineers in Vancouver, BC https://www.streak.com/offices/vancouver

Georgia’s 127k Missing Votes, Disproportionate to African American Neighborhoods https://coaltionforgoodgovernance.sharefile.com/share/view/sa100c250cf8408e8?skipNativeCheck=true

NHTSA’s Implausible Safety Claim for Tesla’s Autosteer Driver Assistance System [pdf] http://www.safetyresearch.net/Library/NHTSA_Autosteer_Safety_Claim.pdf

A general reinforcement learning algorithm for chess and Go (Journal Club) https://blackswans.io/post/144/

DOOM’s Development: A Year of Madness https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBU34NZhW7I

Millennials still recognise songs from music’s 1960s-90s golden age, study finds https://www.thejournal.ie/millennials-music-knowledge-1960s-4481978-Feb2019/

A monad is a monoid in the category of endofunctors, what’s the problem? https://www.reddit.com/r/math/comments/ap25mr/a_monad_is_a_monoid_in_the_category_of/

Cloud Programming Simplified: A Berkeley View on Serverless Computing [pdf] https://www2.eecs.berkeley.edu/Pubs/TechRpts/2019/EECS-2019-3.pdf

Letters from a Young Poet: The Final Correspondence of Sylvia Plath https://www.bookforum.com/inprint/025_05/20624

A thermostat company shut down every thermostat in the middle of a cold night https://twitter.com/jeremyphoward/status/1094681327297736705

Comprehensive Python Cheatsheet https://github.com/gto76/python-cheatsheet

Asynchronous programming and cooperative multitasking https://luminousmen.com/post/asynchronous-programming-cooperative-multitasking

John Carmack: writing Rust code feels wholesome https://twitter.com/ID_AA_Carmack/status/1094419108781789184

PHP library for generating and parsing license files https://github.com/ziishaned/php-license

Show HN: Share your Git hooks and config https://github.com/stefanhoelzl/share-git-hooks-and-config

Oregon has more legal cannabis than the state can consume in six years https://qz.com/1546498/oregon-has-a-massive-oversupply-of-legal-cannabis/

Show HN: Threadbase – Make a HN-style community in minutes. No coding required https://threadbase.io

Building modern desktop apps in Go https://fosdem.org/2019/schedule/event/godesktopapps/

A growing disconnect between consumers and businesses over use of customer data https://www.rsa.com/en-us/company/news/the-dark-side-of-customer-data

Show HN: Real-Time Spatial Authoring in Augmented Reality https://www.exanaview3d.com/exanaview-author

Valve Updated SteamVR Tracking Because ’Beat Saber’ Players Were Too Fast https://www.roadtovr.com/valve-updated-steamvr-tracking-because-beat-saber-players-were-too-fast/

A Pipeline Friendly Layered Testing Strategy and Recipe for DEV and QA https://enterprisedevops.org/article/a-pipeline-friendly-layered-testing-strategy-amp-recipe-for-dev-and-qa

Hash Tables – The Secret to Incredibly Fast Software https://www.zeroequalsfalse.press/2017/02/20/hashtables/

How to Root Any Device https://www.xda-developers.com/root/

I’m Permanently Banned from Google AdWords https://hackernoon.com/getting-banned-from-google-adwords-518d59d881c9

Dieter Rams’ “10 Principles of Good Design” https://boingboing.net/2019/02/08/dieter-ramss-10-principles.html

Washington State measles outbreak presents unique dangers https://www.washingtonpost.com/

The fun way to learn Ruby http://poignant.guide

The Growing Importance of Social Skills in the Labor Market https://www.nber.org/papers/w21473

China’s cybersecurity law update lets state agencies ’pen-test’ local companies https://www.zdnet.com/article/chinas-cybersecurity-law-update-lets-state-agencies-pen-test-local-companies/

Uyghur musician tortured to death in China’s concentration camp https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-47187170