HN:Live JSON revision - 2019-03-28
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Software Won’t Fix Boeing’s ‘Faulty’ Airframe https://www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=1334482

Cisco Fixes RV320/RV325 Vulnerability by Banning “curl” in User-Agent https://twitter.com/RedTeamPT/status/1110843396657238016

Microsoft says encryption laws make companies wary of storing data in Australia https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-03-28/microsoft-says-companies-are-no-longer-comfortable-storing-data/10946494

Developing for Android is like being a demonetized YouTuber https://gbl08ma.com/developing-for-android-is-like-being-a-demonetized-youtuber/

Build an Air Quality Monitor with InfluxDB, Grafana and Docker on a Raspberry Pi https://www.balena.io/blog/build-an-environment-and-air-quality-monitor-with-raspberry-pi/

Real Programmers Don’t Use Pascal (1982) https://web.mit.edu/humor/Computers/real.programmers

IBM purged ‘gray hairs’ and ‘old heads’ as it launched Millennial Corps: lawsuit https://www.mercurynews.com/2019/03/27/ibm-purged-gray-hairs-and-old-heads-as-it-launched-millennial-corps-lawsuit/

Legalist (YC S16) is hiring senior Python developer to help fund lawsuits http://angel.co/legalist/jobs

What Winning $250k at Poker Taught Me About Money https://www.thecut.com/2019/03/maria-konnikova-won-poker-tournament.html

Facebook to ban white nationalist content https://newsroom.fb.com/news/2019/03/standing-against-hate/

Orderly: Process (re)start, shutdown, and supervision https://github.com/andrewchambers/orderly

Researchers: It takes 1.5M of data to store language information in the brain https://medicalxpress.com/news/2019-03-approximately-megabytes-language-brain.html

Keybase is not softer than TOFU https://keybase.io/blog/chat-apps-softer-than-tofu

Meet Q, a Genderless Voice https://www.genderlessvoice.com

How did we discard the idea of college faculty? https://www.chronicle.com/interactives/2019-03-27-childress

More security holes are appearing in cryptocurrency and smart contract platforms https://www.technologyreview.com/s/612974/once-hailed-as-unhackable-blockchains-are-now-getting-hacked/

New Amazon S3 Storage Class – Glacier Deep Archive https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/new-amazon-s3-storage-class-glacier-deep-archive/

Yann LeCun, Geoffrey Hinton and Yoshua Bengio win Turing Award https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/27/technology/turing-award-hinton-lecun-bengio.html

Standardizing WASI: A system interface to run WebAssembly outside the web https://hacks.mozilla.org/2019/03/standardizing-wasi-a-webassembly-system-interface/

AT&T 1993 “You Will” Ads [video] https://youtube.com/watch?v=TZb0avfQme8

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

Stable Filtering – Part 2 https://caseymuratori.com/blog_0036

PreVue – open-source prototyping tool for Vue.js developers (2019 update) https://github.com/teamprevue/PreVue

Goodly replaces office perks with student loan repayment https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/27/student-loan-benefits/

Meta-Reinforcement Learning https://blog.floydhub.com/meta-rl/

Miri: Interpreter for Rust’s mid-level intermediate representation https://github.com/rust-lang/miri

Show HN: Prefect – A workflow engine designed for modern data engineering https://github.com/PrefectHQ/prefect

The types of attachments we see in malware email https://utcc.utoronto.ca/~cks/space/blog/spam/MalwareAttachmentTypes-2019-03

Mid air airplane repair: Troubleshooting at WhatsApp [video] https://codesync.global/media/mid-air-airplane-repair-troubleshooting-at-whatsapp/

Jim Henson’s “Paperwork Explosion” (1967) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_IZw2CoYztk

Chinese Devs Using GitHub to Protest 996 Workweek (9am – 9pm, 6 days/week) https://996.icu/#/en_US

BoringTun, a Userspace WireGuard Implementation in Rust https://blog.cloudflare.com/boringtun-userspace-wireguard-rust/

Why are monoidal categories interesting? https://jvns.ca/blog/2019/03/26/what-are-monoidal-categories/

German Remembrance of the Holocaust and Growing US Anti-Semitism (2018) https://kottke.org/18/10/german-remembrance-of-the-holocaust-and-growing-us-anti-semitism

Sandia Software Guidelines – Volume 5 – Tools, Techniques, and Methodologies [pdf] https://prod-ng.sandia.gov/techlib-noauth/access-control.cgi/1985/852348.pdf

How Spotify and Discover Weekly Earn Me $400/month https://www.stevebenjamins.com/blog/spotify-and-discover-weekly

Old-time ranchers used barbed-wire fences as phone network http://www.homemadetools.net/forum/barbed-wire-telephone-lines-photos-72260

Senators ask why vendors sell voting machines with ‘known’ vulnerabilities’ https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/27/senators-security-voting-machines/

TPLink Routers Are Vulnerable to Arbitrary Command Execution https://mobile.twitter.com/mjg59/status/1111106885736787975

Algorithms for Planar Graphs and Beyond (2011) http://courses.csail.mit.edu/6.889/fall11/lectures/

Kong 1.1 Released with Declarative Configuration and DB-Less Mode https://konghq.com/blog/kong-1-1-released/

By the book: reflections on an Indian childhood reading Soviet hardbacks https://www.calvertjournal.com/articles/show/4172/reflections-on-an-indian-childhood-reading-soviet-books

The SR-71 Spy Plane Was So Fast, It Outran Every Missile Fired at It https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/sr-71-spy-plane-was-so-fast-it-outran-every-missile-fired-it-49202

Boeing announces fixes for its 737 Max aircraft https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-47722258

996.icu, Chinese programmers against working overtime gathering on GitHub https://github.com/996icu/996.ICU

A Mythical Phoenix: Mainframe’s Evolution https://www.share.org/blog/a-mythical-phoenix-mainframe-s-evolution

Eating Tomatoes on Cereal Does Make a Certain Amount of Sense https://roadsandkingdoms.com/2016/eating-tomatoes-on-cereal-does-make-a-certain-amount-of-sense/

A hack close to home: parking garage hit with ransomware https://cira.ca/blog/cybersecurity/hack-close-home-parking-garage-hit-ransomware

Ways to manage your time better https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-00973-6

Apple apologizes for continued reliability problems with its MacBook keyboards https://www.theverge.com/2019/3/27/18284042/apple-macbook-keyboard-apology-issues-bad-design

“I consider these keyboards the worst products in Apple history.“ https://daringfireball.net/linked/2019/03/27/strn-kyboard

Man Skipped Work for 6 Years and No One Noticed Until He Won an Award (2016) https://m.huffingtonpost.ca/entry/man-skipped-work-for-6-years_us_56c1d32ae4b0b40245c72512

Show HN: Simple gdb debugging of CPython extensions https://github.com/mjbryant/python-extension-gdb-example

Implementing a Language with LLVM in Rust https://github.com/jauhien/iron-kaleidoscope

Five Reasons to Sell End-to-End Products in Early Markets https://tomtunguz.com/selling-end-to-end-products-in-early-markets

Is Software Eating the Useless Class? The Story of Marc Andreessen https://hackernoon.com/software-is-eating-the-useless-class-c2b04461bb67

Auto-Keras: open-source software library for automated machine learning https://autokeras.com/

Half of Older Americans Have Nothing in Retirement Savings https://finance.yahoo.com/news/almost-half-older-americans-zero-210656147.html

China destroys 30k ‘incorrect’ world maps, claims Indian terrority https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/china-destroys-30000-incorrect-world-maps/article26642135.ece

Linux Archaeology: KDE 0.1 https://imgur.com/gallery/CPNOQ8Z#rZGtHiG

University of Florida Taser incident (“Don’t tase me, bro!”) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_Florida_Taser_incident

Cisco firmware update for RV320/RV325 routers simply blacklisted the UA for curl https://twitter.com/bad_packets/status/1110981011523977217

Microsoft mercifully puts an end to April Fools’ Day gags https://www.engadget.com/2019/03/27/microsoft-ends-april-fools-day-gags/

(Brexit) UK Parliament votes down all alternative Brexit options https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/mar/27/mps-reject-all-alternative-brexit-options

Show HN: Mongoku, a Web-Scale GUI for MongoDB https://github.com/huggingface/Mongoku

Study: Good Bicycle and Pedestrian Infrastructure Makes Neighbors Healthier https://usa.streetsblog.org/2019/03/26/study-good-bike-and-red-infrastructure-actually-makes-neighbors-healthier/

Appl Still Hasn’t Fixd Its MacBook Kyboad Problm https://daringfireball.net/linked/2019/03/27/strn-kyboard

Photos of the Eiffel Tower at night are restricted due to copyright (2017) https://petapixel.com/2017/10/14/photos-eiffel-tower-night-illegal

PayPal vs. Stripe for small businesses in 2019 https://fman.io/blog/paypal-vs-stripe-for-small-businesses-in-2019/

$50M CTF from Hackerone – Writeup https://github.com/manoelt/50M_CTF_Writeup

Review: Ethernet Packet and Packet Processing Using FPGA-Based Network Processor https://mindchasers.com/dev/fpga-ethernet-packet

Microsoft leads the way in banning April Fools’ Day pranks https://www.theverge.com/2019/3/27/18283674/microsoft-april-fools-day-ban-pranks-internal-memo

Palantir wins major Pentagon contract, beating out traditional military vendors https://www.cnbc.com/2019/03/27/palantir-in-multi-million-dollar-pentagon-deal-ipo-on-horizon.html

Two zero-day Safari exploits found, one allowing complete takeover of Mac https://9to5mac.com/2019/03/21/zero-day-safari-exploits/

New York’s Rockland County declares measles outbreak emergency https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-47715169

Can I tell you about the most amazing side business I’ve ever heard of? https://twitter.com/KStreetHipster/status/1107335990912434178

Paper claims to have found an efficient algorithm for multiplying large numbers https://twitter.com/johncarlosbaez/status/1110736531671539713

Pompeii ‘fast food’ bar unearthed in ancient city after 2k years https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/mar/27/city-fast-food-bar-unearthed-in-pompeii-after-2000-years

Elizabeth Warren Calls for a National Right-to-Repair Law for Tractors https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/d3mb5k/elizabeth-warren-calls-for-a-national-right-to-repair-law

Trump says Sundar Pichai told him he is ’committed to the U.S. military’ https://www.businessinsider.com/trump-discussed-military-meeting-google-ceo-sundar-pichai-2019-3

Zhihu/griffith: A React-based web video player https://github.com/zhihu/griffith

DE Shaw: Inside Manhattan’s ’Silicon Valley’ Hedge Fund https://on.ft.com/2FDwE6R

Building Real-Time charts with GraphQL and Postgres https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2019/03/realtime-charts-graphql-postgres/

Elon Musk’s Subway System Baffles Virginia Transit Officials https://www.gq.com/story/elon-musk-yelp-reviews

Executive Order on Coordinating National Resilience to Electromagnetic Pulses https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/executive-order-coordinating-national-resilience-electromagnetic-pulses/

Top darknet drug marketplace, Dream Market, is shutting down https://www.zdnet.com/article/top-dark-web-marketplace-will-shut-down-next-month/

The Underground Railroad of North Korea https://www.gq.com/story/underground-railroad-of-north-korea

The colossal problem with universal basic income [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m25YLByFVRw