HackerNews top stories #51

HackerNews most popular stories from Mar 28, 2021 to Apr 04, 2021. In one blog post.

[0] Whistleblower: Ubiquiti Breach “Catastrophic”

https://krebsonsecurity.com/2021/03/whistleblower-ubiquiti-breach-catastrophic/


[1] Microsoft Coffee

https://www.microsoftcoffee.org/


[2] Suez Canal says traffic in channel resumes after stranded ship refloated

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-egypt-suezcanal-ship-floated/suez-canal-says-traffic-in-channel-resumes-after-stranded-ship-refloated-idUSKBN2BL1S9


[3] ‘Fake’ Amazon workers defend company on Twitter

https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-56581266


[4] Female Founder Secrets: Men Clamming Up

https://femfosec.com/men-clamming-up/


[5] 533M Facebook users’ phone numbers and personal data have been leaked online

https://www.businessinsider.com/stolen-data-of-533-million-facebook-users-leaked-online-2021-4


[6] Let’s fix font size

https://tonsky.me/blog/font-size/


[7] Google collects 20 times more telemetry from Android devices than Apple from iOS

https://therecord.media/google-collects-20-times-more-telemetry-from-android-devices-than-apple-from-ios/


[8] Signed Char Lotte

https://nickdrozd.github.io/2021/03/30/signed-char-lotte.html


[9] Unsplash is being acquired by Getty Images

https://unsplash.com/blog/unsplash-getty/


[10] Moderna mRNA sequence released to GitHub [pdf]

https://github.com/NAalytics/Assemblies-of-putative-SARS-CoV2-spike-encoding-mRNA-sequences-for-vaccines-BNT-162b2-and-mRNA-1273/blob/main/Assemblies%20of%20putative%20SARS-CoV2-spike-encoding%20mRNA%20sequences%20for%20vaccines%20BNT-162b2%20and%20mRNA-1273.docx.pdf


[11] Gallup: U.S. church membership dips below 50% for first time

https://www.axios.com/church-membership-gallup-26cc020b-5405-417a-a786-e10c286a30db.html


[12] Addiction to Outrage (2020)

https://medium.com/the-bad-influence/your-addiction-to-outrage-is-ruining-your-life-9effebdfeaca


[13] Android’s new Bluetooth stack rewrite (Gabeldorsh) is written with Rust

https://android.googlesource.com/platform/system/bt/+/master/gd/rust/


[14] Jump in cancer diagnoses at 65 implies patients wait for Medicare

http://med.stanford.edu/news/all-news/2021/03/Cancer-diagnoses-implies-patients-wait-for-Medicare.html


[15] PayPal launches crypto checkout service

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-crypto-currency-paypal-exclusive-idUSKBN2BM10N


[16] The Norway Problem

https://hitchdev.com/strictyaml/why/implicit-typing-removed/


[17] YouTube to Remove Dislikes

https://twitter.com/YouTube/status/1376942486594150405


[18] This Blog is now hosted on a GPS/LTE modem

https://nns.ee/blog/2021/04/01/modem-blog.html


[19] UP: A tool for writing Linux pipes with instant live preview

https://github.com/akavel/up


[20] Developer tools can be magic but instead collect dust

http://www.pathsensitive.com/2021/03/developer-tools-can-be-magic-instead.html


[21] Sublime Text 4

https://vimeo.com/529550701


[22] IRS guidance for thieves, drug dealers, and corrupt officials

https://taxfoundation.org/irs-guidance-thieves-drug-dealers-and-corrupt-officials/


[23] The political case for a blanket cryptocurrency ban

https://www.stephendiehl.com/blog/banbitcoin.html


[24] Pfizer 91% effective in updated data, protective against South African variant

https://www.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN2BO55Y


[25] Copyright infringement by German contact tracing app

https://github.com/thesimj/jBaseZ85/issues/1


[26] Icecream: Never use print() to debug again in Python

https://github.com/gruns/icecream


[27] Zero click vulnerability in Apple’s macOS Mail

https://mikko-kenttala.medium.com/zero-click-vulnerability-in-apples-macos-mail-59e0c14b106c


[28] Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference is back in its all-online format

https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2021/03/apples-worldwide-developers-conference-is-back-in-its-all-online-format/


[29] Japan’s cherry blossom ‘earliest peak since records began’

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-56574142


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