HackerNews top stories #37

HackerNews most popular stories from Dec 20, 2020 to Dec 27, 2020. In one blog post.

[0] Tips for a Better Life

https://www.lesswrong.com/posts/7hFeMWC6Y5eaSixbD/100-tips-for-a-better-life


[1] How We Saved Dot Org

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2020/12/how-we-saved-org-2020-review


[2] Hotwire: HTML over the Wire

https://hotwire.dev/


[3] How bad is your Spotify?

https://pudding.cool/2020/12/judge-my-spotify


[4] Tokio 1.0 – async runtime for Rust

https://tokio.rs/blog/2020-12-tokio-1-0


[5] Why can’t you buy a good webcam?

https://vsevolod.net/good-webcams/


[6] More challenging projects every programmer should try

https://web.eecs.utk.edu/~azh/blog/morechallengingprojects.html


[7] Dasung just released a 25 inch eInk monitor

https://www.reddit.com/r/eink/comments/kjvsoj/dasung_just_released_a_25_inch_eink_monitor/


[8] Write code. Not too much. Mostly functions.

https://www.brandonsmith.ninja/blog/write-code-not-too-much-mostly-functions


[9] Russian opposition leader Navalny dupes spy into revealing how he was poisoned

https://www.cnn.com/2020/12/21/europe/russia-navalny-poisoning-underpants-ward/index.html


[10] No, Cellebrite Cannot “Break Signal Encryption”

https://signal.org/blog/cellebrite-and-clickbait/


[11] Comic Mono

https://dtinth.github.io/comic-mono-font/


[12] Ruby 3.0

https://www.ruby-lang.org/en/news/2020/12/25/ruby-3-0-0-released/


[13] Journalists Hacked with Suspected NSO Group iMessage ‘Zero-Click’ Exploit

https://citizenlab.ca/2020/12/the-great-ipwn-journalists-hacked-with-suspected-nso-group-imessage-zero-click-exploit/


[14] Ask HN: Why does Pinterest dominate Google text search results?

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=25538586


[15] Ask HN: Best Talks of 2020?

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=25537230


[16] Nikon Is ending 70 years of camera production in Japan

https://www.mirrorlessrumors.com/nikon-is-ending-70-years-of-camera-production-in-japan/


[17] Interview advice that got me offers

https://www.zainrizvi.io/blog/the-interviewing-advice-no-one-shares/


[18] Photocatalyst splits water into H and O2 at quantum efficiency near 100%

https://fuelcellsworks.com/news/photocatalyst-that-can-split-water-into-hydrogen-and-oxygen-at-a-quantum-efficiency-close-to-100/


[19] YouTube Class Action: Same IP Address Upload Pirate Movies and File DMCA Notices

https://torrentfreak.com/youtube-class-action-same-ip-address-used-to-upload-pirate-movies-file-dmca-notices-201221/


[20] SEC Approves NYSE’s Plan for New IPO Alternative

https://www.wsj.com/articles/sec-approves-nyses-plan-for-new-ipo-alternative-11608665152


[21] New Linux port for the Nintendo 64

https://lore.kernel.org/linux-mips/20201225190503.12353218812e1655f56f0bf8@gmx.com/T/#m0862c3484e0da7195dc8989421d30f01b3b1c63a


[22] Maps.me is gone, and we must bring it back

https://telegra.ph/What-happened-to-the-old-MAPSME-12-20


[23] Tillis Releases Text of Bipartisan Legislation to Fight Illegal Streaming

https://www.tillis.senate.gov/2020/12/tillis-releases-text-of-bipartisan-legislation-to-fight-illegal-streaming-by-criminal-organizations


[24] Congress Crams Language to Criminalize Streaming, Meme-Sharing into Omnibus Bill

https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/12/21/atrocious-congress-crams-language-criminalize-online-streaming-meme-sharing-5500


[25] Snapdrop – AirDrop equivalent through a web browser using WebRTC

https://snapdrop.net


[26] Apple targets car production by 2024, eyes ‘next level’ battery tech: sources

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-autos-exclusive/exclusive-apple-targets-car-production-by-2024-and-eyes-next-level-battery-technology-sources-idUSKBN28V2PY


[27] Fun with IP address parsing

https://blog.dave.tf/post/ip-addr-parsing/


[28] 1937 film explains how a car differential works

https://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/classic-cars/a25833/1937-film-perfectly-explains-how-a-car-differential-works/


[29] Things You’re Allowed to Do

https://milan.cvitkovic.net/writing/things_youre_allowed_to_do/


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