HackerNews top stories #35

Share

HackerNews most popular stories from Dec 06, 2020 to Dec 13, 2020. In one blog post.

[0] Cameras and Lenses

https://ciechanow.ski/cameras-and-lenses/


[1] FTC Sues Facebook for Illegal Monopolization

https://www.ftc.gov/news-events/press-releases/2020/12/ftc-sues-facebook-illegal-monopolization


[2] Zero-click, wormable, cross-platform remote code execution in Microsoft Teams

https://github.com/oskarsve/ms-teams-rce


[3] YouTube to remove content that alleges widespread election fraud

https://blog.youtube/news-and-events/supporting-the-2020-us-election


[4] AirPods Max

https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2020/12/apple-introduces-airpods-max-the-magic-of-airpods-in-a-stunning-over-ear-design/


[5] With Proton and Steam Play, many Windows games now work on Linux

https://www.protondb.com


[6] Agents raid home of fired Florida data scientist who built Covid-19 dashboard

https://www.tallahassee.com/story/news/2020/12/07/agents-raid-home-fired-florida-data-scientist-who-built-covid-19-dashboard-rebekah-jones/6482817002/


[7] Advanced Compilers: Self-Guided Online Course

https://www.cs.cornell.edu/courses/cs6120/2020fa/self-guided/


[8] A Modern JavaScript Tutorial

https://javascript.info/


[9] Hyundai to acquire Boston Dynamics

https://www.therobotreport.com/hyundai-acquires-boston-dynamics-for-921m/


[10] Linus Torvalds’ good taste argument for linked lists, explained

https://github.com/mkirchner/linked-list-good-taste


[11] Facebook being investigated in Germany for tying Oculus use to Facebook accounts

https://techcrunch.com/2020/12/10/facebook-hit-with-antitrust-probe-for-tying-oculus-use-to-facebook-accounts/


[12] Ask HN: What’s the best paper you’ve read in 2020?

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=25346456


[13] GitHub Releases Dark Mode

https://github.com/settings/appearance


[14] Deno 1.6 supports compiling TypeScript to a single executable

https://github.com/denoland/deno/issues/986#issuecomment-740756795


[15] AT&T Fiber in the SF Bay Area is flipping bits

https://twitter.com/catfish_man/status/1335373029245775872


[16] EU countries team up for semiconductor push

https://www.reuters.com/article/eu-tech-semiconductor-idUSKBN28H1HV


[17] Show HN: After 2.5 years on my side project, it has hit £500/month revenue

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=25372464


[18] Chuck Yeager has died

https://twitter.com/GenChuckYeager


[19] A former Uber engineer’s disaster story

https://twitter.com/StanTwinB/status/1336890442768547845


[20] Who Americans spend their time with, by age

https://ourworldindata.org/time-with-others-lifetime


[21] The Airbnbs

https://blog.ycombinator.com/the-airbnbs/


[22] Show HN: This website is valid JSON

https://webdatarender.com/


[23] I Hacked into Facebook’s Legal Department Admin Panel

https://alaa.blog/2020/12/how-i-hacked-facebook-part-one/


[24] Longest known exposure photograph ever captured using a beer can

https://www.herts.ac.uk/about-us/media-centre/news/2020/longest-known-exposure-photograph-ever-captured-using-a-beer-can


[25] CSS in GitHub Readmes

https://github.com/sindresorhus/css-in-readme-like-wat


[26] Distributed Systems Reading List

https://dancres.github.io/Pages/


[27] Improving DNS Privacy with Oblivious DoH

https://blog.cloudflare.com/oblivious-dns/


[28] Cydia, the original app store, sues Apple on antitrust grounds

https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2020/12/10/cydia-apple-lawsuit/


[29] Show HN: Boltstream – Self-hosted full end-to-end live video streaming platform

https://github.com/benwilber/boltstream


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *