HN:Live JSON revision - 2019-09-01
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Firefox has lots of room to improve if it wants to beat Chrome

TSV Utilities: Command line tools for large, tabular data files

I find journaling indispensable

Cue – A language for defining, generating, and validating data

Modern microprocessor built from complementary carbon nanotube transistors

What Is Zoned Storage and the Zoned Storage Initiative?

Lumen: An alternative BEAM implementation, designed for WebAssembly

Crowdsourced archaeology shows human influence on Earth for thousands of years

Simple Python Package to Extract Deep Learning Features

Vector: Rust open-source util to collect, transform,route logs,metrics,events

Making Web-Workers Async Iterables

Understanding GCC Builtins to Develop Better Tools [pdf]

AutoOut: Automated Outlier Detection and Treatment Tool

Why Is Customer Service So Bad? Because It’s Profitable

The design of littlefs: A fail-safe filesystem designed for microcontrollers

Border agents are checking social media, but we still don’t know how closely

The pitfall of using PostgreSQL advisory locks with Go’s DB connection pool

I Built a $7K/Month WordPress Plugin Because I Needed the Product

Understanding SAT by Implementing a Simple SAT Solver in Python (2014)

Dropbox no longer follows symlinks to items outside of your Dropbox account

‘We cannot make a living’: SF cabdrivers’ debts mount amid Uber, Lyft battle

NetNewsWire 5.0 RSS Reader Rebuilt from Scratch, Now Free and Open Source

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope Has Been Assembled for the First Time

Idaho artifacts show humans came to North America via a water route, not land

Let’s Build a Web Server, Part 3

Google is ramping up its efforts to make replace SMS with RCS

Analysis of the Nahid-1/Safir launch failure satellite image

AWS EC2/RDS Outage in us-east-1

Safeside: A project to understand and mitigate software-observable side-channels

New York City’s First Skateboarding Superstar

Brazil’s leading payment processor begins accepting Bitcoin

Glittering loneliness – Philip Larkin and his parents

Atomwise (YC W15) Is Hiring a Senior Software Engineer

What to do once you admit that decentralization never seems to work (2018)

Why Shame Stifles Creativity and How to Unwrap the Gift of Curiosity

Better Metal. How to make steel without coal. [video]

Ring’s Ukraine arm appears to be working on facial recognition technology

Lihkg, forum used by most Hong Kong protesters, under DDoS attack

Biohacker Explains Why He Turned His Leg into a Hotspot

DEA agents conduct surprise searches of Amtrak passengers

Show HN: Conway’s Game of Life in 10 Programming Languages

Show HN: Online IPTV M3U Playlist Editor

US spy sattelite image tweeted by Trump and then analysed by astronomer

Show HN: New version released 1.1 – Full featured Vue file upload component

The Future of Capitalism and the Utopia That Never Was

Congress Must Roll Back Trump’s Tariff Authority

Twitter 2FA: removing phone number disables all 2FA methods

1979 Computer Store Manager Predicts Future [video]

Show HN: ReactiveSearch 3.0 – ElasticSearch UI Components

China’s Lunar Rover Has Found Something Weird on the Far Side of the Moon

DeOldify by citnaj passed off without attribution at CVPR by IIT Jodhpur student

Lumen: An alternative BEAM implementation, designed for WebAssembly

Make Writing End to End Tests Child’s Play with Puppeteer and Jest

Civilisational collapse has a bright past – but a dark future

iOS 13’s beta split is down to Trump’s threatened tariffs, not missed features

Nushell – a modern shell written in Rust

Apple to Deprecate Scripting Languages in Future Versions of macOS

Facebook scans system libraries on Android and uploads them to their server

Huawei Open Source Platform and the HarmonyOS OpenArkCompiler Project

Claude: Common Lisp Library Audience Expansion Toolkit [pdf]