HN:Live JSON revision - 2019-03-30
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Why People Run BSD https://runbsd.info/

GPS Flaw: Security Expert Says He Won’t Fly April 6 https://www.tomsguide.com/us/gps-mini-y2k-rsa2019,news-29583.html

Dogs demonstrate the existence of an epileptic seizure odour in humans https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-40721-4

Totaled Teslas contain unencrypted and personally revealing data about owners https://www.cnbc.com/2019/03/29/tesla-model-3-keeps-data-like-crash-videos-location-phone-contacts.html

A Real-Time Wideband Neural Vocoder at 1.6 Kb/S Using LPCNet https://people.xiph.org/~jm/demo/lpcnet_codec/

Tetris Is Hard, Even to Approximate https://arxiv.org/abs/cs/0210020

ChesSkelet: Micro Chess Game for ZX Spectrum in 365 Bytes http://chesskelet.x10host.com/

YouTube’s Product Chief on Online Radicalization and Algorithmic Rabbit Holes https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/29/technology/youtube-online-extremism.html

Polari: The Lost Language of Gay Men (2016) https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/staff/bakerjp/polari/home.htm

Facebook launches searchable transparency library of all active ads https://www.facebook.com/ads/library/?active_status=all&ad_type=political_and_issue_ads&country=US

Section 230 created the internet as we know it. Don’t mess with it https://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-kosseff-section-230-internet-20190329-story.html

The creation of the io.latency block I/O controller https://lwn.net/Articles/782876/

Boston Dynamics’ new robot stacks boxes [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5iV_hB08Uns

Librefox: Firefox with privacy enhancements https://github.com/intika/Librefox

Facebook ’mistakenly deleted’ years of Mark Zuckerberg’s old Facebook posts https://www.businessinsider.com/facebook-old-posts-mark-zuckerberg-disappeared-2019-3

A 119-Word Local Crime Brief Became Facebook’s Most-Shared Story of 2019 https://slate.com/technology/2019/03/facebook-most-viral-story-texas-child-predator.html

How the Languages We Speak Shape Our Realities https://philosophybreak.com/articles/language-shapes-reality/

Show HN: A Website for HTTP Status Codes https://statuses.now.sh/

How developers and tech founders can turn their ideas into UI design https://www.simonmccade.com/blog/how-developers-and-tech-founders-can-turn-their-ideas-into-ui-design

Covert Body Area Network Using Electro-Quasistatic Human Body Communication https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-38303-x

Fulcro Developers Guide: Single-page full-stack web applications in clj/cljs http://book.fulcrologic.com/

Comparison of free cloud services for Jupyter notebooks https://www.dataschool.io/cloud-services-for-jupyter-notebook/

Show HN: GNUplot with sixel – Mix images, ANSI colors and plots https://github.com/csdvrx/sixel-gnuplot

Lyft pops 21% on its first day of trading https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/29/lyft-nasdaq/

Fibers: An Elegant Windows API https://nullprogram.com/blog/2019/03/28/

A most (un)realistic story about privacy https://areknawo.com/the-most-unrealistic-story-about-privacy/

Preliminary conclusion MCAS misfired in Ethiopian’s 737 max crash https://www.cnbc.com/2019/03/29/ethiopian-crash-boeing-737-max-anti-stall-system-likely-activatedwsj.html

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

The Most Wonderful Map in the World: Urbano Monte’s Planisphere of 1587 https://resobscura.blogspot.com/2019/03/the-most-wonderful-map-in-world.html

MIPS Open is now live https://www.mipsopen.com/

News Inside: A print publication that will be distributed in prisons https://www.themarshallproject.org/2019/03/28/introducing-news-inside

Implicit Vocabulary Learning During Sleep Is Bound to Slow-Wave Peaks https://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(18)31672-5

What It’s Like to Grow Up with More Money Than You’ll Ever Spend https://www.thecut.com/2019/03/abigail-disney-has-more-money-than-shell-ever-spend.html

Using the IOMMU for Safe and Secure User Space Drivers [pdf] https://www.net.in.tum.de/fileadmin/bibtex/publications/theses/2019-ixy-iommu.pdf

Vugu: Experimental library for web UIs written in Go and targeting WebAssembly https://github.com/vugu/vugu

Can “Internet-of-Body” Thwart Cyber Attacks on Implanted Medical Devices? https://spectrum.ieee.org/the-human-os/biomedical/devices/thwart-cyber-attacks-on-implanted-medical-devices

Have you been faked? https://havetheyfaked.me/

GrapheneOS: Security and privacy focused mobile OS, Android app compatibility https://github.com/GrapheneOS

U.S. Wants ‘Copyright Troll’ Lawyer in Prison for 12.5 Years https://torrentfreak.com/u-s-wants-copyright-troll-lawyer-in-prison-for-12-5-years-190328/

Dehumanization of cyclists predicts self-reported aggressive behaviour to them https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1369847818308593

V Playground https://vlang.io/play

The Surveillance Program IBM Built for Rodrigo Duterte https://theintercept.com/2019/03/20/rodrigo-duterte-ibm-surveillance/

Serial ’swatter,’ Barriss, sentenced to 20 years for death of man shot by police https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/serial-swatter-tyler-barriss-sentenced-20-years-death-kansas-man-n978291

SR-71’s “R2-D2” Could Be the Key to Winning Fights in GPS Denied Environments https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/17207/sr-71s-r2-d2-could-be-the-key-to-winning-future-fights-in-gps-denied-environments

Efficient Compilation of a Verification-friendly Programming Language https://hdl.handle.net/10289/12432

Food waste is the world’s dumbest problem [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RlxySFrkIM&feature=youtu.be

Computing Exact Uncertainties–Physical Constants in the Current and the New Si https://blog.wolfram.com/2019/03/29/exact-uncertaintiesphysical-constants-in-the-current-and-in-the-new-si/

Calvin: Fast distributed transactions for partitioned database systems https://blog.acolyer.org/2019/03/29/calvin-fast-distributed-transactions-for-partitioned-database-systems/

The share of Americans not having sex has reached a record high https://www.sltrib.com/news/nation-world/2019/03/29/share-americans-not/

My Dumbest Backpacking Mistakes (2018) [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZrCNj8wabBQ

A Canadian Bill Proposes Barring Public Employees from Wearing Head Scarves https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/28/world/canada/quebec-head-scarves.html

Disney’s Park Rules Text Can’t Be Selected by Mouse https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/park-rules/

Google security engineer discloses zero-day flaw in TP-Link smart home routers https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-dev-discloses-zero-day-flaw-in-tp-link-smart-home-routers/

Nokia 9 PureView Now Available: A Flagship with a 5+1-Camera Array https://www.anandtech.com/show/14131/nokia-9-pureview-now-available-a-flagship-with-6camera-array

China’s Antarctic bases within Australia’s claim are going unchecked https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-03-30/china-in-antarctica-inspection-regime/10858486

Brain Needs 1.5 MB of Storage to Master Your Native Language https://www.livescience.com/65108-brain-megabyte-storage-for-language.html

THe Genius Neuroscientist Who Might Hold the Key to True AI https://wired.trib.al/kvkbylF

Andrei Alexandrescu: D Language Must Fundamentally Change to Survive https://forum.dlang.org/post/q7lguv$12sd$1@digitalmars.com

iFixit teardown: Apple’s AirPods are “disappointingly disposable” https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/03/ifixit-teardown-apples-airpods-are-disappointingly-disposable/

EPA Science Panel Considering Guidelines That Upend Basic Air Pollution Science https://www.npr.org/2019/03/28/707166015/epa-science-panel-considering-guidelines-that-upend-basic-air-pollution-science

AMD EPYC Rome Benched: 64 Cores, 128 Threads at 2.4 GHz (For Now) https://www.tomshardware.com/news/amd-epyc-rome-processor-data-center,38939.html

The Matrix at 20: how the sci-fi gamechanger remains influential https://www.theguardian.com/film/2019/mar/28/the-matrix-20th-anniversary-sci-fi-game-changer

A small trail through the Linux kernel (2001) https://www.win.tue.nl/~aeb/linux/vfs/trail.html

Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo) Beta http://releases.ubuntu.com/disco/

What Makes Some People More Productive Than Others https://hbr.org/2019/03/what-makes-some-people-more-productive-than-others

Paul Vixie thinks more people should be running their own DNS servers https://www.businessinsider.com/internet-pioneer-paul-vixie-privacy-security-dns-server-2019-3

Kernel [Security] Configuration Glossary https://capsule8.com/blog/kernel-configuration-glossary/

Machines Shouldn’t Have to Spy on Us to Learn https://www.wired.com/story/machines-shouldnt-have-to-spy-on-us-to-learn/

Why China Doesn’t Want Your Trash Anymore [video] https://youtube.com/watch?v=-gNZtI7hbvI

Huawei savaged by Brit code review board over pisspoor dev practices https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/03/28/hcsec_huawei_oversight_board_savaging_annual_report/

Difference Between Batch Gradient Descent and Stochastic Gradient Descent (2017) https://towardsdatascience.com/difference-between-batch-gradient-descent-and-stochastic-gradient-descent-1187f1291aa1

’Bias deep inside the code’: the problem with AI ’ethics’ in Silicon Valley https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/mar/28/big-tech-ai-ethics-boards-prejudice

On learning new technologies: why breadth beats depth https://codewithoutrules.com/2019/03/29/learn-new-technologies/

Mailchimp Statement on Leaving Shopify https://mailchimp.com/shopify-statement/

It’s been 24 since HubSpot started experiencing issues, still ongoing https://status.hubspot.com/

Show HN: Style Transfer – Styling Images with Convolutional Neural Networks https://towardsdatascience.com/style-transfer-styling-images-with-convolutional-neural-networks-7d215b58f461

CppCast: Reverse Engineering C++ with Gal Zaban http://cppcast.com/2019/03/gal-zaban/

Black Hat Asia 2019 security conference details new Intel attack vector: VISA https://www.zdnet.com/article/researchers-discover-and-abuse-new-undocumented-feature-in-intel-chipsets/

Show HN: Vue.js developer tool, prototype your component architecture https://prevue.io/

Ocean Cleanup System 001 Learnings – Root Causes Summarized https://www.theoceancleanup.com/updates/system-001-learnings-root-causes-summarized/

Contemporary economics is finally breaking free from its market fetishism http://bostonreview.net/forum/suresh-naidu-dani-rodrik-gabriel-zucman-economics-after-neoliberalism

Facebook Engages in Housing Discrimination with Its Ad Practices https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/28/us/politics/facebook-housing-discrimination.html

You sure you’ve got a floppy disk in the drive? Or is it 100 in the chassis? https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/03/29/on-call/

U.S. charges Facebook with racial discrimination in targeted housing ads https://todayheadlines.live/article/9dd2d72d-d0c1-4a8f-a7c5-0550120e4980

Favourite Firefox Feature: Keyword Search Bookmarks https://felixcrux.com/blog/favourite-firefox-feature-keyword-search-bookmarks

VPN providers pull Russian servers as Putin’s ban threatens to bite https://www.zdnet.com/article/vpn-providers-pull-russian-servers-as-putins-ban-threatens-to-bite/

How to create your own URL scheme https://css-tricks.com/create-url-scheme/

’Bias deep inside the code’: the problem with AI ’ethics’ in Silicon Valley https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/mar/28/big-tech-ai-ethics-boards-prejudice

Show HN: I’ve collected, categorized and tagged 500 email newsletters https://unread.it/directory

The ‘Unreality’ of Russian Internet Censorship – Is There an Escape? https://medium.com/@hoopson.wl/the-unreality-of-russian-internet-censorship-is-there-an-escape-bbe6978391f3

Brexit – where now? The flow diagrams https://jonworth.eu/brexit-where-now-the-flow-diagrams/

The Putin Exodus: The New Russian Brain Drain https://publications.atlanticcouncil.org/putin-exodus/

Largest Early World Map – Monte’s 10 Ft. Planisphere of 1587 (2017) https://www.davidrumsey.com/blog/2017/11/26/largest-early-world-map-monte-s-10-ft-planisphere-of-1587

U.S. Sues Facebook for Housing Bias, Citing Ad and Data Practices https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/28/us/politics/facebook-hud-discrimination.html