HN:Live JSON revision - 2019-04-15
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1060-hour image of the Large Magellanic Cloud captured by amateur astronomers https://astrospace-page.blogspot.com/2019/04/1060-hours-image-of-the-large-magellanic-cloud-chile.html

Learn TLA+ (2018) https://learntla.com/

Joy of Computing – Daily Links from the Recurse Community https://joy.recurse.com

Show HN: Programmatically Generate Diagrams for GitHub Readmes https://github.com/Schachte/Mermrender

Mutiny at HQ Trivia Fails to Oust CEO https://techcrunch.com/2019/04/14/trivia-game-of-thrones/

High Performance Reconfigurable Computing Systems https://arxiv.org/abs/1904.04953

A tale of how Google tried to win against Mozilla https://twitter.com/johnath/status/1116871231792455686

Using JSON Schema to Document, Test, and Debug APIs https://blog.heroku.com/json-schema-document-debug-apis

Nanaimo bar gets Canada Post stamp, but critics question base-to-filling ratio https://vancouversun.com/life/food/sweet-iconic-nanaimo-bar-gets-its-own-stamp

Quick scan through lobsters’s source code https://localhostdotdev.com/lobsters/

FPGA/DNN Co-Design: An Efficient Methodology for IoT Intelligence https://arxiv.org/abs/1904.04421

America’s Seed Fund: Up to $1.5M for Zero Equity https://seedfund.nsf.gov/

Vampire: First-Order Theorem Proving [pdf] http://www.cse.chalmers.se/~laurako/pub/CAV13_Kovacs.pdf

MIT Researcher Exposing Bias in Facial Recognition Tech Triggers Amazon’s Wrath https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2019/04/08/523153.htm/

Org-mode parser in Rust https://github.com/ngortheone/org-rs

Running an IRC Network in 2019: Challenges and Opportunities https://www.darenet.org/blog/running-an-irc-network-in-2019-challenges-and-opportunities

Comparing Kubernetes Service Mesh Tools https://caylent.com/comparing-kubernetes-service-mesh-tools/

EFF’s Tweet About a DMCA Takedown Is Now Subject to an Overzealous Takedown https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2019/04/effs-tweet-about-overzealous-dmca-takedown-now-subject-overzealous-takedown

Assange tried to use embassy as ’centre for spying’, says Ecuador’s Moreno https://www.theguardian.com/media/2019/apr/14/assange-tried-to-use-embassy-as-centre-for-spying-says-ecuadors-moreno

How does it feel to be watched at work all the time? https://www.bbc.com/news/business-47879798

How to tell a raven from a crow (2012) https://www.audubon.org/news/how-tell-raven-crow

Azure Cosmos DB: Microsoft’s Cloud-Born Globally Distributed Database https://muratbuffalo.blogspot.com/2019/04/azure-cosmos-db-microsofts-cloud-born.html

In California, giant Stratolaunch jet flies for first time https://techxplore.com/news/2019-04-california-giant-stratolaunch-jet-flies.html

Nord: An arctic, north-bluish color palette https://www.nordtheme.com/

One Month, 500k Face Scans: How China Is Using A.I. To Profile a Minority https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/14/technology/china-surveillance-artificial-intelligence-racial-profiling.html

OG vs. OpenAI 5: The Dota 2 battle for the future of humanity https://luckbox.com/esports-news/article/og-vs-openai-5-start-time-live-stream

What every compiler writer should know about programmers (2015) [pdf] http://www.complang.tuwien.ac.at/kps2015/proceedings/KPS_2015_submission_29.pdf

A wander through a weird landscape to the heart of compilation [pdf] http://venge.net/graydon/talks/CompilerTalk-2019.pdf

The company that owns the New Yorker is bleeding money https://www.recode.net/2019/4/4/18295653/new-yorker-vogue-magazine-conde-nast-ceo

New video of Intelsat 29e satellite reveals dramatic “anomaly” https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/04/new-video-of-intelsat-29e-satellite-reveals-dramatic-anomaly/

CVE-2019-9193: Not a Security Vulnerability https://www.postgresql.org/about/news/1935/

Hacking Google ReCAPTCHA v3 Using Reinforcement Learning https://arxiv.org/abs/1903.01003

Vi Hart on how to make a spirally triply meta-chiral time crystal [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x1zJoU6Luss

German regulator says Huawei can stay in 5G race https://www.ft.com/content/a7f5eba4-5d02-11e9-9dde-7aedca0a081a

HCL2 – A structured configuration languages that is human and machine-friendly https://github.com/hashicorp/hcl2

US Workers Are Paying High Taxes. But Without Any of the Benefits https://jacobinmag.com/2019/04/labor-tax-rates-united-states-health-insurance

Show HN: Web App Generators for React, Angular, Vue, SQL, MongoDB or Firestore https://scaffoldhub.io

Why we’re switching to calendar versioning https://www.cockroachlabs.com/blog/calendar-versioning/

Moving to a provenance-aware memory object model for C: proposal for C2x https://hal.inria.fr/hal-02089889/

We Were All Free of Facebook’s Iron Grip on the Internet for a Few Hours https://gizmodo.com/we-were-all-briefly-free-of-facebooks-clutches-for-a-fe-1834033118

AWW App – Online Whiteboard for Realtime Visual Collaboration https://awwapp.com

Quantum Algorithm Zoo http://quantumalgorithmzoo.org/

Software is eating the world: Why you need to question your current career https://www.cognitiveosman.com/software-is-eating-the-world-part-1-why-you-need-to-question-your-current-career/

“Chromitize” a .NET Core Web App into a .NET Core Windows Desktop App https://docs.servicestack.net/netcore-windows-desktop

Webiny – CMS powered by GraphQL and React https://github.com/Webiny/webiny-js

Pete Buttigieg debuts a radical new approach to campaign branding https://www.fastcompany.com/90334160/pete-buttigieg-debuts-a-radical-new-approach-to-campaign

How many ways can circles overlap? – Numberphile https://youtube.com/watch?v=bRIL9kMJJSc

Pepsi Plans to Project a Giant Ad in the Night Sky Using Cubesats https://futurism.com/pepsi-orbital-billboard-night-sky

OECD Says 14% of Jobs Will Disappear in Next 10 Years https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mocc2P6wMYQ

The infamous “AI gaydar” study was repeated – couln’t be reproduced https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/03/05/ai_gaydar/

Starz Doesn’t Like News About Leaked TV-Shows, Takes Down TorrentFreak Tweet https://torrentfreak.com/starz-doesnt-like-news-about-leaked-tv-shows-takes-down-torrentfreak-tweet-190411/

Conversation with the Creators of Python, Java, TypeScript, and Perl https://thenewstack.io/a-conversation-with-the-creators-behind-python-java-typescript-and-perl/

Everyone’s Income Taxes Should Be Public https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/13/opinion/sunday/taxes-public.html

Vito Aras Stole Harvard Gutenberg Bible, Transformed into Porn Star Dr. Infinity https://www.thedailybeast.com/vito-aras-stole-harvard-gutenberg-bible-transformed-into-porn-star-dr-infinity

A glove to treat symptoms of stroke – Stanford, Georgia Tech researchers https://news.stanford.edu/2019/04/04/glove-treat-symptoms-stroke/

The Unabomber has become an unlikely prophet to a new generation of acolytes https://nymag.com/intelligencer/2018/12/the-unabomber-ted-kaczynski-new-generation-of-acolytes.html

Chomsky on the arrest of Julian Assange [video] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RYdDp4mHDRY

Recycling robot can sort paper and plastic by touch https://www.engadget.com/2019/04/11/mit-recycling-robot/

Show HN: Ablayer - Local proxy tool for hacking on external systems https://github.com/j-angnoe/ablayer

MIT says we’re overlooking a near-term solution to diesel trucking emissions https://arstechnica.com/cars/2019/04/mit-says-were-overlooking-a-near-term-solution-to-diesel-trucking-emissions/

Show HN: Should you buy or rent? – a Probabilistic Model https://causal.app/buy/?

Show HN: Git addon to quickly checkout a branch https://github.com/kaunteya/git-checkout-interactive

Show HN: Songket, Postman Like Tool for Phoenix Websocket https://songket.netlify.com/

An actress lived for decades in this NYC apartment for $28 a month (2018) https://edition.cnn.com/2018/05/14/us/new-york-apartment-rent-control-actress-trnd/index.html