HackerNews top stories #49

HackerNews most popular stories from Mar 14, 2021 to Mar 21, 2021. In one blog post.

[0] GitHub, fuck your name change

https://mooseyanon.medium.com/github-f-ck-your-name-change-de599033bbbe


[1] Audacity 3.0

https://www.audacityteam.org/audacity-3-0-0-released/


[2] Rockstar thanks GTA Online player who fixed load times, official update coming

https://www.pcgamer.com/rockstar-thanks-gta-online-player-who-fixed-poor-load-times-official-update-coming/


[3] Charts.css

https://chartscss.org/


[4] Demoscene accepted as UNESCO cultural heritage in Germany

http://demoscene-the-art-of-coding.net/2021/03/20/demoscene-accepted-as-unesco-cultural-heritage-in-germany/


[5] Tweeting “Memphis” autolocks your Twitter account

https://twitter.com/SwiftOnSecurity/status/1371183849712009219


[6] HN was down

https://twitter.com/HNStatus/status/1371525940656803848


[7] Young female Japanese biker is 50-year-old man using FaceApp

https://mothership.sg/2021/03/japanese-biker-actually-man/


[8] Manim – an animation engine for explanatory math videos

https://3b1b.github.io/manim/index.html


[9] We found and fixed a rare race condition in our session handling

https://github.blog/2021-03-18-how-we-found-and-fixed-a-rare-race-condition-in-our-session-handling/


[10] Click

https://clickclickclick.click/


[11] Milky Way, 12 years, 1250 hours of exposures and 125 x 22 degrees of sky

https://astroanarchy.blogspot.com/2021/03/gigapixel-mosaic-of-milky-way-1250.html


[12] Duke Nukem 3D Mirror Universe

https://twitter.com/Foone/status/1372766463556083715


[13] security.txt

https://securitytxt.org/


[14] Reddit investors adopt 3,500 gorillas in six days

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-56416954


[15] The Art of Warez Documents the Lost ANSI Art Scene (2019)

https://www.juxtapoz.com/news/film/the-art-of-warez-documents-the-lost-ansi-art-scene/


[16] Why are tar.xz files 15x smaller when using Python’s tar compared to macOS tar?

https://superuser.com/questions/1633073/why-are-tar-xz-files-15x-smaller-when-using-pythons-tar-library-compared-to-mac


[17] Java 16

http://jdk.java.net/16/


[18] TikTok wants to keep tracking iPhone users with state-backed workaround

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/03/chinas-tech-giants-test-way-around-apples-new-privacy-rules/


[19] Ask HN: What are some “10x” software product innovations you have experienced?

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=26477507


[20] How to Design Programs (2014)

https://htdp.org/2018-01-06/Book/


[21] Moore’s Law for Everything

https://moores.samaltman.com/


[22] Pangolin – Mobile AMD laptop with Ryzen CPU and Radeon graphics

https://system76.com/laptops/pangolin?its-the-same-url-but-the-content-has-changed-thank-you


[23] Irish webapp to recreate pub atmosphere at home today

https://soundsofthepub.com/


[24] Wrecking sandwich traders for fun and profit

https://github.com/Defi-Cartel/salmonella


[25] Focalboard – a self-hosted alternative to Trello, Notion, and Asana

https://www.focalboard.com/


[26] Flatpak – a security nightmare – 2 years later (2020)

http://flatkill.org/2020/


[27] It’s time to build: a New World’s Fair

https://www.cameronwiese.com/blog/worlds-fair


[28] Tesla’s “full self driving” beta is potentially dangerous

https://www.roadandtrack.com/news/a35878363/teslas-full-self-driving-beta-is-just-laughably-bad-and-potentially-dangerous/


[29] Show HN: Sorted CSS Colors – Sort the named CSS colors in a nice way

https://enes.in/sorted-colors


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