HackerNews top stories #63

HackerNews most popular stories from Jun 20, 2021 to Jun 27, 2021. In one blog post.

[0] John McAfee found dead in Spanish jail after court approves extradition to US

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-57589822


[1] Reddit’s disrespectful design

https://ognjen.io/reddits-disrespectful-design/


[2] Google turned me into a serial killer

https://hristo-georgiev.com/google-turned-me-into-a-serial-killer


[3] Japan government backs 4-day workweek

https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20210619/p2g/00m/0na/014000c


[4] Think before you join Amazon

https://leetcode.com/discuss/compensation/1281540/amazon-lethal-for-career-think-100-times-before-you-join-amazon


[5] User Inyerface – A worst-practice UI experiment

https://userinyerface.com/


[6] Ask HN: I was hit with a patent troll lawsuit, how do I deal with it?

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=27579693


[7] Costa Rica Has Run on 100% Renewable Electricity for 299 Days

https://www.under30experiences.com/blog/costa-rica-has-run-on-100-renewable-energy-for-299-days


[8] Linux Kernel maintainer to Huawei: Don’t waste maintainers time

https://lkml.org/lkml/2021/6/18/153


[9] Git undo: We can do better

https://blog.waleedkhan.name/git-undo/


[10] A dwarf planet coming within 11 AU of the sun over the next 10 years

https://groups.io/g/mpml/topic/83645454#36493


[11] Nixos-unstable’s ISO_minimal.x86_64-Linux is 100% reproducible

https://discourse.nixos.org/t/nixos-unstable-s-iso-minimal-x86-64-linux-is-100-reproducible/13723


[12] After Repeatedly Promising Not To, Facebook Keeps Recommending Political Groups

https://themarkup.org/citizen-browser/2021/06/24/after-repeatedly-promising-not-to-facebook-keeps-recommending-political-groups-to-its-users


[13] Show HN: iPod.js – An online iPod that connects to Spotify and Apple Music

https://tannerv.com/ipod


[14] Introducing Brave Search beta

https://search.brave.com/


[15] YouTube takes down Xinjiang videos, forcing rights group to seek alternative

https://www.reuters.com/technology/exclusive-youtube-takes-down-xinjiang-videos-forces-rights-group-seek-2021-06-25/


[16] Reviews of Android TV launcher after Google added ads to the homescreen

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.tvlauncher&showAllReviews=true


[17] So you want to build a house more efficiently

https://austinvernon.eth.link/blog/construction.html


[18] I spent 5 years writing my own operating system

https://github.com/halfer53/winix


[19] A from-scratch tour of Bitcoin in Python

https://karpathy.github.io/2021/06/21/blockchain/


[20] Microsoft announces Windows 11

https://www.theverge.com/2021/6/24/22546791/microsoft-windows-11-announcement-features-updates


[21] The Most Dangerous Censorship

https://edwardsnowden.substack.com/p/on-censorship-pt-1


[22] Quad9 is forced by Sony to block DNS resolution of pirate domains

https://quad9.net/news/blog/quad9-and-sony-music-german-injunction-status/


[23] Hacker deleted all of NewsBlur’s Mongo data and is now holding the data hostage

https://newsblur.com/


[24] The blackout Palestinians are facing on social media

https://restofworld.org/2021/palestine-social-media-silence/2


[25] Microsoft Teams 2 will use half the memory, dropping Electron for Edge Webview2

https://tomtalks.blog/2021/06/microsoft-teams-2-0-will-use-half-the-memory-dropping-electron-for-edge-webview2/


[26] Types of propaganda, propaganda techniques, and propaganda strategies (2017)

http://factmyth.com/types-of-propaganda-propaganda-techniques-and-propaganda-stratigies/


[27] Burnout Is Real

https://twitter.com/denvercoder/status/1407540584223440897


[28] What’s Inside the EU Green Pass QR Code?

https://gir.st/blog/greenpass.html


[29] NASA can’t figure out what’s causing computer issues on the Hubble telescope

https://www.npr.org/2021/06/23/1009567351/hubble-trouble-nasa-cant-figure-out-whats-causing-computer-issues-on-the-telesco


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