HackerNews top stories #20

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HackerNews most popular stories from Aug 23, 2020 to Aug 30, 2020. In one blog post.

[0] American Academy of Sleep Medicine calls for elimination of daylight saving time

https://aasm.org/american-academy-of-sleep-medicine-calls-for-elimination-of-daylight-saving-time/


[1] ReMarkable 2.0 – A digital notebook that feels like paper

https://remarkable.com/#What_Is_New


[2] Arwes – Futuristic Sci-Fi / Cyberpunk Graphical User Interface Framework

https://arwes.dev


[3] Google is apparently taking down all/most Fediverse apps from the Play Store

https://qoto.org/@freemo/104765288863293481


[4] Africa declared free of wild polio

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-53887947


[5] Apple Terminates Epic Games’ Developer Account

https://www.macrumors.com/2020/08/28/apple-terminates-epic-games-developer-account/


[6] I thought I would have accomplished a lot more today and also before I was 35

https://www.newyorker.com/humor/daily-shouts/i-thought-i-would-have-accomplished-a-lot-more-today-and-also-by-the-time-i-was-thirty-five


[7] Scrollbar Blindness

https://svenkadak.com/blog/scrollbar-blindness


[8] Being OK with not being extraordinary

https://www.tiffanymatthe.com/not-extraordinary


[9] Please read the paper before you comment

https://buttondown.email/hillelwayne/archive/please-read-the-paper-before-you-comment/


[10] How to Write in Plain English

http://www.plainenglish.co.uk/how-to-write-in-plain-english.html


[11] Does Facebook pay Apple 30% of revenue derived from ads made within its iOS app?

https://twitter.com/SpencerDailey/status/1299063704483438593


[12] αcτµαlly pδrταblε εxεcµταblε

https://justine.storage.googleapis.com/ape.html


[13] MixedName – Bilingual baby name finder

https://mixedname.com/


[14] Kindle collects a surprisingly large amount of data

https://nullsweep.com/kindle-collects-a-surprisingly-large-amount-of-data/


[15] Why Johnny Won’t Upgrade

https://jacquesmattheij.com/why-johnny-wont-upgrade/


[16] Ethereum Is a Dark Forest

https://medium.com/@danrobinson/ethereum-is-a-dark-forest-ecc5f0505dff


[17] Remote Code Execution in Slack desktop apps

https://hackerone.com/reports/783877


[18] The potentially revolutionary Celera 500L aircraft

https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/36016/the-potentially-revolutionary-celera-500l-officially-breaks-cover


[19] Heyyyyyyyyyyyy.com

https://heyyyyyyyyyyyy.com/


[20] Unity Software Inc S-1

https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1810806/000119312520227862/d908875ds1.htm


[21] Show HN: Visualize Data Structures in VS Code

https://github.com/hediet/vscode-debug-visualizer/tree/master/extension


[22] Intel’s “cripple AMD” function (2019)

https://www.agner.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=6


[23] Zoom still don’t understand GDPR

https://www.threatspike.com/blog/zoom_cookies.html


[24] 2,000-year-old redwoods survive wildfire at California’s oldest state park

https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/2-000-year-old-redwoods-survive-wildfire-california-s-oldest-n1237949


[25] Blanked-out spots on China’s maps helped us uncover Xinjiang’s camps

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/alison_killing/satellite-images-investigation-xinjiang-detention-camps


[26] Vitamin D, part 2: Shannon’s story

https://www.devaboone.com/post/vitamin-d-part-2-shannon-s-story?postId=5f39453f8d01fe00170023fe


[27] Apple ordered to not block Epic’s Unreal Engine, Fortnite to stay off App Store

https://techcrunch.com/2020/08/24/apple-ordered-to-not-block-epic-games-unreal-engine-but-fortnite-to-stay-off-app-store/


[28] Is TDD Dead? (2014)

https://martinfowler.com/articles/is-tdd-dead/


[29] Show HN: Healthcare Is Dumb

https://healthcareisdumb.com/


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