HackerNews top stories #38

HackerNews most popular stories from Dec 27, 2020 to Jan 03, 2021. In one blog post.

[0] My Experience at Apple

Deleted by author https://ex-apple-engineer.medium.com/my-experience-apple-5d8b6205cb56

But you can find it in web archive easily


[1] TabFS: Mount your Browser Tabs as a Filesystem

https://omar.website/tabfs/


[2] California law bans delivery apps from listing a restaurant without an agreement

https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billTextClient.xhtml?bill_id=201920200AB2149


[3] A half-hour to learn Rust

https://fasterthanli.me/articles/a-half-hour-to-learn-rust


[4] Just Wanted to Say Thanks

https://github.com/compumike/hairpin-proxy/issues/5


[5] Do You Love Me?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fn3KWM1kuAw


[6] Ten year study: No link between violent video games and aggressive behavior

https://gamesage.net/blogs/news/ten-year-long-study-confirms-no-link-between-playing-violent-video-games-as-early-as-ten-years-old-and-aggressive-behavior-later-in-life


[7] Happy New Year HN

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=25595865


[8] Apple has threatened to remove Amphetamine from the App Store

https://github.com/x74353/SaveAmphetamine


[9] Why Is There a Bucatini Shortage in America?

https://www.grubstreet.com/2020/12/2020-bucatini-shortage-investigation.html


[10] Bitcoin is a disaster

https://www.metzdowd.com/pipermail/cryptography/2020-December/036510.html


[11] EU Signs €145B Declaration to Develop Next Gen Processors and 2nm Technology

https://www.eetimes.eu/eu-signs-e145bn-declaration-to-develop-next-gen-processors-and-2nm-technology/


[12] How to overcome Phone Addiction

https://cognitiontoday.com/phone-addiction-coping-solutions-research-statistics/


[13] Show HN: I shot high-res stitched panoramas in Iceland using a thermal camera

https://petapixel.com/2019/07/13/shooting-high-res-thermal-photos-of-iceland-to-show-nature-at-work/?q=5


[14] School or Prison

https://www.schoolprison.com/


[15] SolarWinds hackers were able to access Microsoft source code

https://msrc-blog.microsoft.com/2020/12/31/microsoft-internal-solorigate-investigation-update/


[16] Open Source Smartwatch

https://www.pine64.org/pinetime/


[17] Show HN: PSX Party – Online Multiplayer Playstation 1 Emulator Using WebRTC

https://psxparty.kosmi.io/?ref=hn1


[18] Google Maps’ Moat Is Evaporating

https://joemorrison.substack.com/p/google-maps-moat-is-evaporating


[19] WSL2 corrupting Git repositories and shell history

https://github.com/microsoft/WSL2-Linux-Kernel/issues/168


[20] US passes anti-corruption law that effectively bans anonymous shell companies

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-passes-historic-anti-corruption-legislation-that-effectively-bans-anonymous-shell-companies-b1781380.html


[21] Cosmopolitan Libc: build-once run-anywhere C library

https://justine.lol/cosmopolitan/index.html


[22] Visa Advertising Solutions (VAS) Opt Out

https://marketingreportoptout.visa.com/OPTOUT/request.do


[23] Images of the the samples returned to earth from the asteroid Ryugu

http://www.hayabusa2.jaxa.jp/en/topics/20201225_samples/


[24] Computer Science textbooks that are freely available online

https://csgordon.github.io/books.html


[25] Four-day week means ‘I don’t waste holidays on chores’

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-55485010


[26] Amazon still hasn’t fixed its problem with bait-and-switch reviews

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2020/12/amazon-still-hasnt-fixed-its-problem-with-bait-and-switch-reviews


[27] Horrifying PDF Experiments

https://github.com/osnr/horrifying-pdf-experiments


[28] Most of what you read on the internet is written by insane people (2018)

https://www.reddit.com/r/slatestarcodex/comments/9rvroo/most_of_what_you_read_on_the_internet_is_written/


[29] iPhone workers given choice of forced labor or being sent to detention centers

https://9to5mac.com/2020/12/29/iphone-workers-forced-labor/


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