HackerNews top stories #73

HackerNews most popular stories from Aug 29, 2021 to Sep 05, 2021. In one blog post.

[0] Apple Delays Rollout of Child Safety Features

https://www.macrumors.com/2021/09/03/apple-delaying-rollout-of-child-safety-features/


[1] Google Chrome to remove detailed cookie and site data controls

https://lapcatsoftware.com/articles/chrome-cookie.html


[2] Linux on the Framework Laptop

https://frame.work/blog/linux-on-the-framework-laptop


[3] China has forbidden under-18s from playing games for more than three hours/week

https://www.reuters.com/world/china/china-rolls-out-new-rules-minors-online-gaming-xinhua-2021-08-30/


[4] 58% of Hacker News, Reddit and tech-savvy audiences block Google Analytics

https://plausible.io/blog/google-analytics-adblockers-missing-data


[5] Lenovo tablet forced update shows un-dismissable, un-mutable, ad notifications

https://twitter.com/benkrasnow/status/1433096367992295427


[6] Show HN: We built an end-to-end encrypted alternative to Google Photos

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=28347439


[7] System76 Pangolin Linux-first laptop with AMD internals now in stock

https://system76.com/laptops/pangolin


[8] Dutch cities want to ban property investors in all neighborhoods

https://nltimes.nl/2021/09/02/dutch-cities-want-ban-property-investors-neighborhoods


[9] Apple banned a pay equity Slack channel

https://www.theverge.com/2021/8/31/22650751/apple-bans-pay-equity-slack-channel


[10] Software Piracy and IP Management: Strategic Responses to Imitation

https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3912074


[11] Amazon asked FCC to reject Starlink plan because it can’t compete, SpaceX says

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/09/spacex-slams-amazons-obstructionist-ploy-to-block-starlink-upgrade-plan/


[12] How I re–over-engineered my home network for privacy and security

https://ben.balter.com/2021/09/01/how-i-re-over-engineered-my-home-network/


[13] Mozilla VPN Completes Independent Security Audit by Cure53

https://blog.mozilla.org/en/mozilla/news/mozilla-vpn-completes-independent-security-audit-by-cure53/


[14] Ask HN: Who is hiring? (September 2021)

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=28380661


[15] O.mg Cable

https://shop.hak5.org/products/o-mg-cable-usb-a


[16] The Red Warning Light on Richard Branson’s Space Flight

https://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/the-red-warning-light-on-richard-bransons-space-flight


[17] 65k fake students applied for financial aid in wide community college scam

https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2021-09-01/california-college-financial-aid-scam-fake-students


[18] The NSA’s Backdoor in Dual EC

https://twitter.com/matthew_d_green/status/1433470109742518273


[19] Facebook Is the AOL of 2021

https://www.zdnet.com/article/facebook-is-the-aol-of-2021/


[20] William Gibson is a literary genius

https://thewalrus.ca/why-william-gibson-is-a-literary-genius/


[21] The Sackler Family Wins Immunity from Future Opioid Lawsuits

https://www.npr.org/2021/09/01/1031053251/sackler-family-immunity-purdue-pharma-oxcyontin-opioid-epidemic


[22] Rejected Internal Job Applicants Are Twice as Likely to Quit

https://news.cornell.edu/stories/2021/08/rejected-internal-applicants-twice-likely-quit


[23] European Union recommends halting non-essential travel from the U.S.

https://www.axios.com/eu-travel-restrictions-us-6f8f73f7-af1e-4614-a73e-46404ee0b085.html


[24] Replay-based attack on Honda and Acura vehicles

https://github.com/HackingIntoYourHeart/Unoriginal-Rice-Patty


[25] French Appeal Court affirms decision that copyright claims on GPL are invalid

https://thehftguy.com/2021/08/30/french-appeal-court-affirms-decision-that-copyright-claims-on-gpl-are-invalid-must-be-enforced-via-contractual-dispute/


[26] OpenMoji: Open-source emojis for designers, developers and everyone else

https://openmoji.org


[27] GateBoy – a gate-level Game Boy simulator

https://github.com/aappleby/MetroBoy


[28] Apple and Google must allow other payment systems, new Korean law declares

https://www.theverge.com/2021/8/31/22643800/apple-google-south-korea-app-store-payment-legislation-passes


[29] If software engineering is in demand, why is it so hard to get a job?

https://betterprogramming.pub/if-software-engineering-is-in-demand-why-is-it-so-hard-to-get-a-software-engineering-job-c043a964e463


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