HackerNews top stories #66

HackerNews most popular stories from Jul 11, 2021 to Jul 18, 2021. In one blog post.

[0] The unreasonable effectiveness of just showing up everyday

https://typesense.org/blog/the-unreasonable-effectiveness-of-just-showing-up-everyday/


[1] Tesla’s $16k Quote for a $700 Fix Is Why Right to Repair Matters

https://www.thedrive.com/news/41493/teslas-16000-quote-for-a-700-fix-is-why-right-to-repair-matters


[2] Valve Steam Deck

https://www.steamdeck.com/en/


[3] Hubble telescope has new lease on life after computer swap appears to fix glitch

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2021/07/hubble-back-famed-space-telescope-has-new-lease-life-after-computer-swap-appears-fix


[4] This Website is hosted on an Casio fx-9750GII Calculator

http://fxip.as203478.net/


[5] Germany fines YouTube for removing video of anti-lockdown protest

https://www.mediaite.com/news/germany-fines-youtube-six-figures-for-removing-video-of-anti-lockdown-protest/


[6] Alphafold

https://github.com/deepmind/alphafold


[7] My business might have 32 days before it’s shut down by NYC

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5oDjSoic9Zk


[8] Illinois first state to tell police they can’t lie to minors in interrogations

https://www.npr.org/2021/07/16/1016710927/illinois-is-the-first-state-to-tell-police-they-cant-lie-to-minors-in-interrogat


[9] Dead Startup Toys

https://deadstartuptoys.com/


[10] Show HN: Obsidian for Mobile – Plain-text knowledge base on the go

https://obsidian.md/mobile


[11] The case for banning non-competes

https://www.slowboring.com/p/the-case-for-banning-non-competes


[12] Open Source Insulin

https://openinsulin.org/


[13] Building a vision of life without work (2015)

https://livingafi.com/2015/03/09/building-a-vision-of-life-without-work/


[14] The Alexander: Why did you build such a long piano?

https://www.alexanderpiano.nz/page/the-alexander-piano


[15] macOS Nix setup: an alternative to Homebrew (2020)

https://wickedchicken.github.io/post/macos-nix-setup/


[16] Study finds 83% of software developers feel burnout

https://www.usehaystack.io/blog/83-of-developers-suffer-from-burnout-haystack-analytics-study-finds


[17] Delta Variant

https://unchartedterritories.tomaspueyo.com/p/delta-variant-everything-you-need


[18] Twitter sees jump in govt demands to remove content of reporters, news outlets

https://www.reuters.com/technology/exclusive-twitter-sees-jump-govt-demands-remove-content-journalists-news-outlets-2021-07-14/


[19] Scenarios in which Tesla FSD Beta 9.0 fails

https://twitter.com/giacaglia/status/1414605317841702914


[20] Google engineer who criticized company in viral comics on why he finally quit

https://mashable.com/article/google-engineer-manu-cornet-comics-critique


[21] I am often asked if I will “return to cryptocurrency”

https://twitter.com/ummjackson/status/1415353984617914370


[22] I’m a Frito-Lay Factory Worker. I Work 12-Hour Days, 7 Days a Week

https://www.vice.com/en/article/pkbmwy/im-a-frito-lay-factory-worker-i-work-12-hour-days-7-days-a-week


[23] What Went Wrong?

https://queue.acm.org/detail.cfm?id=3475967


[24] Biden launches action on “Big Tech, Big Pharma, and Big Ag” – can it be real?

https://mattstoller.substack.com/p/biden-launches-sweeping-action-on


[25] My app just got removed with no prior warning

https://javierantonsblog.blogspot.com/2021/07/my-app-just-got-removed-with-no-prior.html


[26] SQLBolt – Interactive lessons and exercises to learn SQL

https://sqlbolt.com/


[27] HaikuOS running on RISC-V hardware (HiFive Unmatched)

https://discuss.haiku-os.org/t/my-progress-on-real-risc-v-hardware/10963/31


[28] Amazon.com product pages are down

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1784978515


[29] Reddit is forcing SaveVideo to shut down

https://np.reddit.com/user/SaveVideo/comments/oimo6y/the_end_is_nigh/


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