HN:Live JSON revision - 2019-04-13
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VSCodium – An Open Source Visual Studio Code Without Trackers https://www.fossmint.com/vscodium-clone-of-visual-studio-code-for-linux/

Connecticut moves to help low-paid workers hurt by noncompete rules https://www.ctpost.com/politics/article/CT-moves-to-help-low-paid-workers-hurt-by-13745423.php

The case for rejecting the memristor as a fundamental circuit element https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-29394-7

I got tired of PHP and Perl, so I tried bash https://github.com/nerdgeneration/www.sh

Why I Switched from Visual Studio Code to JetBrains WebStorm https://www.mokkapps.de/blog/why-i-switched-from-vscode-to-webstorm/

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

Where the world’s first heart transplant took place http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20190410-cape-towns-inspiring-medical-marvel

Fisher-Price Recalls Rock ’N Play Sleeper Linked to Infant Deaths https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/12/business/fisher-price-rock-n-play-recall.html

Godson-3: A Scalable Multicore RISC Processor with x86 Emulation https://www.computer.org/csdl/magazine/mi/2009/02/mmi2009020017/13rRUwvBy5P

Moral Crumple Zones: Cautionary Tales in Human-Robot Interaction https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2757236

Deep Painterly Harmonization https://arxiv.org/abs/1804.03189

The US govt’s indictment of Julian Assange poses grave threats to press freedom https://theintercept.com/2019/04/11/the-u-s-governments-indictment-of-julian-assange-poses-grave-threats-to-press-freedoms/

The “sewing machine” for minimally invasive neural recording https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/578542v1.full

Boost Histogram: Fast multidimensional histogram, convenient interface for C++14 https://github.com/boostorg/histogram#histogram

Show HN: OPC UA Server Qt C++ Library https://github.com/juangburgos/QUaServer

Electric Barons (2018) [pdf] https://cryptome.org/2019/02/elbar.pdf

Climate Chaos Is Coming – and the Pinkertons Are Ready https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/04/10/magazine/climate-change-pinkertons.html

FB plans to pass your photos to advertisers, make users the stars of online ads https://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2019/04/09/facebook-plans-pass-photographs-advertisers-make-users-stars/

Remake – GNU Make with comprehensible tracing and a debugger http://bashdb.sourceforge.net/remake/

Show HN: Beatnik – Streaming Music Sharing https://www.beatnikapp.com

Jumbo: Privacy Assistant for iPhone https://www.jumboprivacy.com/

Your terminal is not a terminal: An Introduction to Streams https://lucasfcosta.com/2019/04/07/streams-introduction.html

Zarf’s Interactive Fiction (2017) https://www.eblong.com/zarf/if.html

Princeton IoT Inspector: discovers IoT devices and analyzes network traffic https://iot-inspector.princeton.edu/

NuttX – A POSIX-compliant RTOS for embedded platforms http://nuttx.org/

Report deems Russia a pioneer in GPS spoofing attacks https://www.zdnet.com/article/report-deems-russia-a-pioneer-in-gps-spoofing-attacks/

Slack Is Not Where ’Deep Work’ Happens https://blog.nuclino.com/slack-is-not-where-deep-work-happens

Opening up BBC Sounds to others’ podcasts and commercial radio https://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/aboutthebbc/entries/d1624a77-bd3d-48c3-ad42-301f19263364

France Demand Removal of 15M Project Gutenberg Books from Internet Archive https://boingboing.net/2019/04/11/one-hour-service.html

Government Fights to Trap EFF’s NSA Spying Case in a Catch-22 https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2019/04/government-fights-trap-effs-nsa-spying-case-catch-22

Spotify Saved the Music Industry (But Not Necessarily Musicians) http://freakonomics.com/podcast/spotify/

Benefit of Microbiota Transfer Therapy on autism symptoms and gut microbiota https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-42183-0

Show HN: Keysniffer – Linux kernel mode debugfs keylogger https://github.com/jarun/keysniffer

San Francisco passes New York to become world’s costliest place to build https://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/San-Francisco-passes-New-York-to-become-world-s-13760541.php

CSS-VISE: An exceptionally minimal pure CSS framework https://github.com/Appforge-lab/CSS-Vise

Fitness is more important to your mental health than how much money you make https://bigthink.com/surprising-science/fitness-depression

Show HN: A Slack bot to help you lock and unlock things https://github.com/Wootric/slack-lock-bot

A 19th-Century Teenager Sparked a Battle over Who Owns Our Faces https://gizmodo.com/how-a-19th-century-teenager-sparked-a-battle-over-who-o-1829572319

Study maps ’extensive Russian GPS spoofing’ https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-47786248

The Day Feynman Worked Out Black-Hole Radiation on My Blackboard http://nautil.us/blog/the-day-feynman-worked-out-black_hole-radiation-on-my-blackboard

Please Don’t Say Just Hello In Chat (2013) http://www.nohello.com/

Italy’s austerity-fueled crisis is a warning to the Eurozone https://www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/how-to-ruin-a-country-in-three-decades

Hack Back a DIY Guide https://pastebin.com/0SNSvyjJ

Leaving Apple and Google: now 5GB for Free, more than 75 smartphones supported https://e.foundation/now-5gb-for-free-more-than-75-smartphones/

Blizzard is reportedly gathering anonymized employee pregnancy tracking data https://www.techspot.com/news/79608-activision-blizzard-reportedly-giving-employees-gift-cards-exchange.html

One-quarter of Uber’s business happens in just five cities https://slate.com/business/2019/04/uber-ipo-nyc-london-risks.html

For Katie Bouman, One Day of Science Fame Turned into a Nightmare of Trolling https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/first-picture-black-hole-made-katie-bouman-overnight-celebrity-then-n994081

Show HN: Unlock China – Crowdsourced tech hubs and resources in China https://coda.io/d/Unlock-China_dSjGaEDiHwH/_suwjO

Katie Bouman “Imaging a Black Hole with the Event Horizon Telescope” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGL_OL3OrCE

Matrix is hacked, hacker leaves friendly post-mortem on GitHub https://twitter.com/SteveD3/status/1116615320448356353

Uber (Finally) Admits It’s Directly Competing with Public Transportation https://jalopnik.com/uber-finally-admits-its-directly-competing-with-publi-1834009027

A family tracking app was leaking real-time location data https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/23/family-tracking-location-leak/

Arsenic and Lead are in 45 popular fruit juices sold across the country https://www.consumerreports.org/food-safety/arsenic-and-lead-are-in-your-fruit-juice-what-you-need-to-know/

Yet another state (Washington, this time) passed 100% clean energy legislation https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2019/04/yet-another-state-washington-this-time-passed-100-clean-energy-legislation/

Microbes in the human body swap genes, even across tissue boundaries https://phys.org/news/2019-04-microbes-human-body-swap-genes.html

NoScript extension officially released for Google Chrome https://www.zdnet.com/article/noscript-extension-officially-released-for-google-chrome/

Tolkien’s Guide to Contemporary Politics https://unherd.com/2019/04/what-tolkien-teaches-us-about-power/

China plans to send a rover to explore Mars next year https://www.cnn.com/2019/03/03/asia/china-mars-probe-space-intl/index.html

Matrix.org Post-Mortem Written by the Attacker https://github.com/matrix-org/matrix.org/issues

The 7 years of lies about Assange won’t stop now https://www.jonathan-cook.net/blog/2019-04-11/julian-assange-lies-arrest/

Explain Programmer Humor: Beginner-Friendly Meme Explanations. Updated Daily https://explainprogrammerhumor.com/

Facebook accidentally put hidden messages in VR controllers https://www.businessinsider.com/facebook-weird-messages-oculus-touch-controllers-2019-4

Programming languages: Don’t bother learning these ones in 2019 https://www.zdnet.com/article/programming-languages-dont-bother-learning-these-ones-in-2019/

Show HN: Ryeboard (Pivot) – Part virtual board, part cloud-storage https://www.ryeboard.com/

The mystery of Julian Assange’s cat: Where will it go? What does it know? https://www.washingtonpost.com/science/2019/04/12/mystery-julian-assanges-cat-where-will-it-go-what-does-it-know/

Learn more programming languages, even if you won’t use them https://thorstenball.com/blog/2019/04/09/learn-more-programming-languages/

A Note to Our Community on How to Hide Your Content from Search Engines https://rud.is/b/2019/04/12/a-note-to-our-community-on-how-to-hide-your-content-from-search-engines/

Company uses AI to flag racist and sexist comments from potential hires https://www.cnn.com/2019/04/12/success/fama-prescreen-employment/index.html

Exploiting Signed Bootloaders to Circumvent UEFI Secure Boot https://habr.com/en/post/446238/

Infinite number of quantum particles gives clues to behavior at large scale https://phys.org/news/2019-04-infinite-quantum-particles-clues-big-picture.html

Beson – Binary Extended JSON https://github.com/GoblinBear/beson-go

Elon Musk affirms that Tesla will have full self-driving cars by end of year https://twitter.com/lexfridman/status/1116722843230834693

Unraveling the Enigma of Nintendo’s Virtual Boy, 20 Years Later https://www.fastcompany.com/3050016/unraveling-the-enigma-of-nintendos-virtual-boy-20-years-later

The Next Dropbox? File Sharing in Web 3.0. IPFS and YOEO https://hackernoon.com/hako-3825c3a033d7

Police detectors to warn mobile phone-using drivers https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-47896472

Huawei launches Ark Compiler – aims to improve Android system efficiency https://www.gizmochina.com/2019/04/11/huawei-ark-compiler-launch/

SpaceX lands all three Falcon Heavy rocket boosters for the first time ever https://www.theverge.com/2019/4/11/18305112/spacex-falcon-heavy-launch-rocket-landing-success-failure

Living a values-driven life in the face of dark emotions https://aeon.co/essays/how-to-live-a-values-driven-life-in-the-face-of-dark-emotions

4% of the Google index hit by de-indexing bug, Moz data shows https://searchengineland.com/4-of-the-google-index-hit-by-de-indexing-bug-moz-data-shows-315248

Elon Musk: Tesla Autopilot – Artificial Intelligence Podcast https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dEv99vxKjVI

First Look at the PinePhone Dev Kit Running KDE Plasma Mobile and PostmarketOS https://liliputing.com/2019/04/first-look-at-the-pinephone-dev-kit-running-kde-plasma-mobile-postmarketos.html

S. Korean babies born Dec. 31 become 2-year-olds next day https://apnews.com/082ab3d8f16d4360bf9ade45c41925f8

Show HN: Convert Web app into a Desktop app in 2 minutes https://www.todesktop.com

Windows 10 source code: over 0.5 TB source code, over 4 million files. https://www.quora.com/Which-programming-language-is-used-for-making-Windows-10/answer/Axel-Rietschin?share=1

Katie Bouman: How to Take a Picture of a Black Hole – Ted Talk https://www.ted.com/talks/katie_bouman_what_does_a_black_hole_look_like/

Internet Archive denies hosting ’terrorist’ content https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-47908220