HN:Live JSON revision - 2019-03-21
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Scientists rise up against statistical significance https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-00857-9

How I’m able to take notes in mathematics lectures using LaTeX and Vim https://castel.dev/post/lecture-notes-1/

Understanding STIR/SHAKEN – New Anti-Robocalling Protocol https://transnexus.com/whitepapers/understanding-stir-shaken/

Cutter: Open-source GUI disassembler, with Python plugins https://github.com/radareorg/cutter/releases/tag/v1.8.0

Why Hashbrown Does a Double Lookup https://gankro.github.io/blah/hashbrown-insert/

Giant Military Contract Has a Hitch: A Little-Known Entrepreneur https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/20/technology/military-contract-deap-ubhi.html

Preload, prefetch and other link tags https://3perf.com/blog/link-rels/

Faire (YC W17) Is Looking for a Senior Back-End Developer https://boards.greenhouse.io/indigofair/jobs/4005228002?gh_jid=4005228002

How Robert Louis Stevenson came to live, die, and be buried in Samoa (2018) https://www.weeklystandard.com/micah-mattix/wide-and-starry-sky

Cambridge spin-out starts producing graphene at commercial scale https://www.cam.ac.uk/research/news/cambridge-spin-out-starts-producing-graphene-at-commercial-scale

After 6 months of working fine, Tesla software update drives at barriers again https://np.reddit.com/r/teslamotors/comments/b36x27/its_back_after_6_months_of_working_fine_2019515/

Morphin instantly grafts your face into GIFs https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/20/morphin-avatars/

Skymind (YC W16) raises $11.5M to bring deep learning to more enterprises https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/20/skymind-raises-11-5m-to-bring-deep-learning-to-more-enterprises/

Show HN: A Tax Calculator for India https://github.com/kartickvad/Tax-Calculator

Artificial meat: UK scientists growing ’bacon’ in labs https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-47611026

Terminal latency (2017) https://danluu.com/term-latency/

Watchman – A File Watching Service https://facebook.github.io/watchman/

Prisoners in England to be taught code https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-47570134

OpenShot Video Editor 2.4.4 Released – Keyframe Scaling, Docking, and More https://www.openshot.org/blog/2019/03/20/openshot-244-released-keyframe-scaling-docking-and-more/

Docli – A declarative language for command-line interfaces in Go https://docli.dev

Epic’s Stunning RTX-Powered Ray-Tracing Demo Wows GDC https://blogs.nvidia.com/blog/2019/03/20/epic-rtx-ray-tracing-gdc/

The Paris Pneumatic Clock Network (2018) http://www.douglas-self.com/MUSEUM/COMMS/airclock/airclock.htm

Google hit with €1.5B fine from EU over advertising https://www.bbc.com/news/business-47639228

Apple News Service Said to Feature WSJ for $10 a month, Without NYT or WP https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/20/technology/apple-news-wall-street-journal.html

Nokia phones sent identifiable data to Chinese server https://nrkbeta.no/2019/03/21/norske-telefoner-sendte-personopplysninger-til-kina/

Marijuana Is the Fastest Growing Job Sector in the U.S. https://futurism.com/the-byte/report-marijuana-growing-jobs-sector-us

San Francisco considers banning cashless Amazon stores https://sf.curbed.com/2019/3/20/18273994/amazon-cashless-store-ban-vallie-brown-sf

What Does It Mean That Elizabeth Holmes Doesn’t Blink? https://www.thecut.com/2019/03/why-doesnt-elizabeth-holmes-blink-theranos.html

Clean drinking water a bigger global threat than climate change, EPA’s Wheeler https://www.cbsnews.com/news/epa-administrator-andrew-wheeler-exclusive-interview/

How Does Music Affect Your Brain? Every Way Imaginable https://www.wired.com/story/tech-effects-how-does-music-affect-your-brain/

The working prototype of my cyberdeck is complete https://imgur.com/gallery/h2kR0Gs

Show HN: I made a database of remote companies https://remotehub.io

No sleep, no sex, no life: tech workers in China’s Silicon Valley face burnout https://www.scmp.com/tech/apps-social/article/3002533/no-sleep-no-sex-no-life-tech-workers-chinas-silicon-valley-face

Worldwide cost of living index 2019 https://www.eiu.com/topic/worldwide-cost-of-living

Show HN: SuperVoc Text to Speech with Google, IBM Watson, Azure and Amazon Polly https://www.supervoc.com

Rare 19th-century images show China at the dawn of photography https://www.cnn.com/style/article/china-photos-19th-century-loewentheil-collection/index.html

A short animated explanation of Stoicism (2018) https://kottke.org/18/05/a-short-animated-explanation-of-stoicism

A list of the biggest datasets for machine learning https://www.datasetlist.com/

US mercenaries arrested in Haiti, part of a scheme to move $80M for president https://theintercept.com/2019/03/20/haiti-president-mercenary-operation/

Asperger’s Children: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna https://www.lrb.co.uk/v41/n06/michele-pridmore-brown/unfeeling-malice

CVE-2019-5786: Analysis and Exploitation of the recently patched Chrome vuln https://blog.exodusintel.com/2019/02/20/cve-2019-5786-analysis-and-exploitation/

Airbnb’s ‘Guerrilla War’ Against Local Governments https://www.wired.com/story/inside-airbnbs-guerrilla-war-against-local-governments/

Carriers Announce Anti-Robocalling Partnership https://about.att.com/story/2019/anti_robocall.html

It is unlikely that built-in email encryption will ever be available in Gmail https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/gmail-end-to-end-encryption-is-dead/

CO2 Emissions of Websites https://www.websitecarbon.com

A newly discovered giant virus turns its victims to “stone” https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2019/03/giant-medusavirus-hosts-turn-to-stone/585289/

A Man Who Drew Mathematics: ‘Adventures in Perception’ with M. C. Escher https://dangerousminds.net/comments/the_man_who_drew_maths_adventures_in_perception_with_m._c._escher

I’m 14, and I quit social media after discovering what was posted about me https://www.fastcompany.com/90315706/kids-parents-social-media-sharing

Show HN: Tornado – Web-First BitTorrent Client Beta 0.1.0 https://tornado-torrent.gitlab.io/posts/first-beta/

EPFL computer scientists flag global hardware security vulnerability https://actu.epfl.ch/news/epfl-computer-scientists-flag-global-hardware-se-4/

FCC Admits in Court That It Can’t Track Who Submits Fake Comments https://gizmodo.com/fcc-admits-in-court-that-it-cant-track-who-submits-fake-1833415042

Show HN: Remote Circle – Remote Jobs that are hiring in your timezone http://www.remotecircle.com

A Surprisingly Underutilized Tactic for Getting ~20% Plus More Ecommerce Sales https://capitalandgrowth.org/articles/1689/a-surprisingly-underutilized-tactic-that-can-help.html

Why It’s So Hard to Restart Venezuela’s Power Grid https://www.wired.com/story/venezuela-power-outage-black-start/

Adrenaline Junkie: The Ascent of John Tyndall https://www.lrb.co.uk/v41/n06/jonathan-parry/adrenaline-junkie

Epic’s stunning new Unreal demos show off high-end ray tracing and photorealism https://www.theverge.com/2019/3/20/18273832/epic-unreal-engine-demo-troll-rebirth-ray-tracing-gdc-2019

Don’t deploy on Friday and 3 other unwritten rules of software engineering https://clubhouse.io/blog/dont-deploy-on-frida-3-other-unwritten-rules-of-software-engineering

In Andrew Yang, the Internet Finds a Meme-Worthy Candidate https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/20/technology/andrew-yang-internet-democratic-primary.html

Japan plans to lower age of adulthood to 18 https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-43391498

The European Copyright Directive: What Is It, and Why Has It Drawn Controversy? https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2019/03/european-copyright-directive-what-it-and-why-has-it-drawn-more-controversy-any

How to digitize all your VHS and cassette tapes https://www.popsci.com/how-to-digitize-tapes

Pesticide residues found in 70% of produce sold in US even after washing https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/mar/20/pesticide-residues-produce-even-after-washing-us

Many people think AI could make better policy than politicians https://qz.com/1576057/could-ai-make-better-policy-than-politicians/

Show HN: Build a decentralized web chat in 15 minutes https://github.com/chr15m/build-decentralized-web-app

Show HN: FastAPI: build Python APIs with Go-like speed and automatic UI docs https://fastapi.tiangolo.com/

An Android Vulnerability Went Unfixed for over Five Years https://www.wired.com/story/android-vulnerability-five-years-fragmentation/

Norway says it has proof Russia messed with GPS signals during NATO exercises https://taskandpurpose.com/norway-russia-gps-nato-exercises

The Lowdown on HTTP/3 https://kinsta.com/blog/http3/

GauGAN Turns Doodles into Stunning, Photorealistic Landscapes https://blogs.nvidia.com/blog/2019/03/18/gaugan-photorealistic-landscapes-nvidia-research/

The Difference Between URLs, URIs, and Urns https://danielmiessler.com/study/url-uri/

Square leverages Weebly acquisition to bridge offline and online commerce https://venturebeat.com/2019/03/20/square-leverages-weebly-acquisition-to-bridge-offline-and-online-commerce/

Canada’s becoming a tech hub thanks to Donald Trump immigration policies https://www.recode.net/2019/3/19/18264391/us-tech-jobs-canada-immigration-policies-trump

SigintOS: A Wireless Hacking and Pen-Testing Distro Review https://medium.com/@tomac/sigintos-a-wireless-pentest-distro-review-a7ea93ee8f8b

Coding to be taught in prison to help offenders return to the world of work https://www.gov.uk/government/news/coding-to-be-taught-in-prison-to-help-offenders-return-to-the-world-of-work

DHH: The five programming books that meant most to me (2012) https://signalvnoise.com/posts/3375-the-five-programming-books-that-meant-most-to-me

Build Cross Platform Vue Apps with Quasar Framework and GraphQL https://blog.hasura.io/build-responsive-cross-platform-vue-apps-with-quasar-framework-and-graphql/

Show HN: Git Releases – The missing link to your latest GitHub release asset https://gitreleases.dev/

Top public classifiers comparison for Santander Customer Transaction contest https://www.kaggle.com/c/santander-customer-transaction-prediction/discussion/84632

Cybersecurity is not very important [pdf] http://www.dtc.umn.edu/~odlyzko/doc/cyberinsecurity.pdf

Procedural content generation: Creating an entire universe from three integers http://blog.rabidgremlin.com/2015/01/14/procedural-content-generation-creating-a-universe/

German Wikipedia blacked out in protest against EU copyright reform http://de.wikipedia.org

List of companies running on Functional Programming - contributions welcomed! https://github.com/elamje/FP-over-OOP-list

Petition: Revoke Article 50 and remain in the EU https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/241584

We Pay You to Learn to Code https://modernlabor.com/