HackerNews top stories #18

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HackerNews most popular stories from Aug 09, 2020 to Aug 16, 2020. In one blog post.

[0] Factorio 1.0

https://factorio.com/blog/post/fff-360


[1] Apple just kicked Fortnite off the App Store

https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/13/21366438/apple-fortnite-ios-app-store-violations-epic-payments


[2] Mozilla lays off 250 employees while it refocuses on commercial products

https://blog.mozilla.org/blog/2020/08/11/changing-world-changing-mozilla/


[3] Mozilla Lifeboat

https://mozillalifeboat.com


[4] Thank You MDN

https://www.ilovemdn.org/


[5] Single Page Applications using Rust

http://www.sheshbabu.com/posts/rust-wasm-yew-single-page-application/


[6] I want to have an AWS region where everything breaks with high frequency

https://twitter.com/cperciva/status/1292260921893457920


[7] Uber and Lyft ordered by California judge to classify drivers as employees

https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/10/21362460/uber-lyft-drivers-employees-california-court-ruling


[8] Google resumes its attack on the URL bar, hides full addresses on Chrome 86

https://www.androidpolice.com/2020/08/13/google-resumes-its-senseless-attack-on-the-url-bar-hides-full-addresses-on-chrome-canary/


[9] How to stop procrastinating by using the Fogg Behavior Model

https://www.deprocrastination.co/blog/how-to-stop-procrastinating-by-using-the-fogg-behavior-model


[10] Joan Feynman has died

https://www.aps.org/publications/apsnews/updates/feynman.cfm


[11] Fed announces details of new interbank service to support instant payments

https://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/pressreleases/other20200806a.htm


[12] Kosmonaut: web browser from scratch in Rust

https://github.com/twilco/kosmonaut


[13] Epic Games has filed legal papers in response to Apple [pdf]

https://cdn2.unrealengine.com/apple-complaint-734589783.pdf


[14] Planet Ceres is an ‘ocean world’ with sea water beneath surface, mission finds

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2020/aug/10/planet-ceres-ocean-world-sea-water-beneath-surface


[15] Young children would rather explore than get rewards

https://news.osu.edu/young-children-would-rather-explore-than-get-rewards/


[16] Welders set off Beirut blast while securing explosives

https://www.maritime-executive.com/article/report-welders-set-off-the-beirut-blast-while-securing-explosives


[17] Rob Pike’s Rules of Programming (1989)

http://users.ece.utexas.edu/~adnan/pike.html


[18] Belarus has shut down the internet amid a controversial election

https://www.wired.com/story/belarus-internet-outage-election/


[19] What’s the future of Servo?

https://github.com/servo/servo/discussions/27575


[20] Dear Google Cloud: Your Deprecation Policy Is Killing You

https://medium.com/@steve.yegge/dear-google-cloud-your-deprecation-policy-is-killing-you-ee7525dc05dc


[21] Bevy: A data-driven game engine and app framework built in Rust

https://bevyengine.org/news/introducing-bevy/


[22] Dorking: the use of search engines to find very specific data

https://www.alec.fyi/dorking-how-to-find-anything-on-the-internet.html


[23] Microsoft President: We Need a Hippocratic Oath for Software Engineers

https://capitalandgrowth.org/answers/Article/3323627/Microsoft-President-Brad-Smith-Why-We-Urgently-Need-a-Hippocratic-Oath-for-Software-Engineers?src=hn


[24] Feds say Yale discriminates against Asian, white applicants

https://apnews.com/e97f08eb935989840bda430bb7a32e15


[25] Show HN: Photo Realistic QR-Codes

https://www.QRpicture.com


[26] I accidentally built a nudity/porn platform

https://elazzabi.com/2020/08/11/the-day-i-accidentally-built-a-nudity-porn-platform/


[27] Stopping phishing campaigns with Bash

https://blog.haschek.at/2020/stopping-phishing-campaigns-with-bash.html


[28] G Suite Doesn’t Let You Contact Support Until Logged In. Locked Out = Stuck

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=24109809


[29] Fortnite seems to have been removed from the Play Store as well

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.epicgames.fortnite&hl=en_US


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