HackerNews top stories #65

HackerNews most popular stories from Jul 04, 2021 to Jul 11, 2021. In one blog post.

[0] European Parliament approves mass surveillance of private communication

https://www.patrick-breyer.de/en/chatcontrol-european-parliament-approves-mass-surveillance-of-private-communications/


[1] GitHub confirmed using all public code for training copilot regardless license

https://twitter.com/NoraDotCodes/status/1412741339771461635


[2] Npm audit: Broken by Design

https://overreacted.io/npm-audit-broken-by-design/


[3] Haiti’s President Is Assassinated

https://www.nytimes.com/live/2021/07/07/world/jovenel-moise-assassinated-killed


[4] Leaving Google

http://neugierig.org/software/blog/2021/07/leaving-google.html


[5] Poisson’s Equation

https://mattferraro.dev/posts/poissons-equation


[6] We replaced rental brokers with software and filled 200 vacant apartments

https://caretaker.com/blog/we-replaced-rental-brokers-with-software-and-filled-200-vacant-apartments


[7] Against SQL

https://scattered-thoughts.net/writing/against-sql/


[8] Is Alexandra Elbakyan in real trouble this time?

https://www.chronicle.com/article/is-the-pirate-queen-of-scientific-publishing-in-real-trouble-this-time


[9] Do patents kill innovation? The US patent office is asking

https://www.eenewseurope.com/news/do-patents-kill-innovation-us-patent-office-asking


[10] Senior Google exec opposes remote work, moves to New Zealand to work remotely

https://www.businessinsider.com/google-exec-reportedly-working-remote-after-opposing-it-for-staff-2021-7


[11] Tool to convert copyrighted music into fair use

https://fairuseify.ml


[12] How The Chronicle is trying to malign Sci-Hub

https://engineuring.wordpress.com/2021/07/09/how-the-chronicle-is-trying-to-malign-sci-hub/


[13] Up to 1,500 businesses affected by ransomware attack, Kaseya CEO says

https://www.reuters.com/technology/hackers-demand-70-million-liberate-data-held-by-companies-hit-mass-cyberattack-2021-07-05/


[14] Data Structure Visualizations

https://www.cs.usfca.edu/~galles/visualization/Algorithms.html


[15] Is GitHub a derivative work of GPL’d software?

https://drewdevault.com/2021/07/04/Is-GitHub-a-derivative-work.html


[16] List of Special Elevator Modes

https://elevation.fandom.com/wiki/List_of_elevator_special_modes


[17] Protect student privacy: Ban Eproctoring

https://www.baneproctoring.com/#letter


[18] XiangShan open-source 64-bit RISC-V processor to rival Arm Cortex-A76

https://www.cnx-software.com/2021/07/05/xiangshan-open-source-64-bit-risc-v-processor-rival-arm-cortex-a76/


[19] AWS Lambda Behind the Scenes

https://www.bschaatsbergen.com/behind-the-scenes-lambda


[20] Console Do Not Track

https://consoledonottrack.com


[21] Libimobiledevice – open-source library to communicate with iOS devices natively

https://libimobiledevice.org/


[22] Audacity fork without any sentry telemetry or crash reporting

https://github.com/cookiengineer/audacity


[23] The Amazon ‘Personal Games’ Policy

https://techraptor.net/gaming/news/amazon-games-personal-game-policy


[24] Blender and the Rabbids

https://www.blender.org/user-stories/blender-and-the-rabbids/


[25] Building a data team at a mid-stage startup

https://erikbern.com/2021/07/07/the-data-team-a-short-story.html


[26] Psilocybin repairs ‘brains cells damaged by depression’ in mice: study

https://www.leafie.co.uk/news/psilocybin-repairs-brains-cells-depression-yale-study-shows/


[27] SpriteStack Voxel Editor

https://spritestack.io/


[28] Dumping and extracting the SpaceX Starlink user terminal firmware

https://www.esat.kuleuven.be/cosic/blog/dumping-and-extracting-the-spacex-starlink-user-terminal-firmware/


[29] Indiscriminate messaging and chatcontrol: Last chance to protest

https://www.patrick-breyer.de/en/indiscriminate-messaging-and-chatcontrol-last-chance-to-protest/


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