HackerNews top stories #74

HackerNews most popular stories from Sep 05, 2021 to Sep 12, 2021. In one blog post.

[0] Court issues permanent injunction in Epic vs. Apple case

https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/10/22662320/epic-apple-ruling-injunction-judge-court-app-store


[1] Climate activist arrested after ProtonMail provided his IP address

https://twitter.com/tenacioustek/status/1434604102676271106


[2] Hong Kong: Police Raid Tiananmen Square Museum

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-58506598


[3] Windy.com

https://windy.com


[4] Paid influencers must label posts as ads, German court rules

https://www.reuters.com/technology/paid-influencers-must-label-posts-ads-german-court-rules-2021-09-09/


[5] Germany wants smartphone makers to offer 7 years of software updates

https://www.xda-developers.com/germany-smartphone-makers-7-years-software-updates/


[6] Htmlq: like jq, but for html

https://github.com/mgdm/htmlq


[7] My £4 a month server can handle 4.2M requests a day

https://mark.mcnally.je/blog/post/My%20%C2%A34%20a%20month%20server%20can%20handle%204.2%20million%20requests%20a%20day


[8] Google illegally underpaid thousands of workers

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2021/sep/10/google-underpaid-workers-illegal-pay-disparity-documents


[9] Revolt: Open-source alternative to Discord written in Rust

https://revolt.chat/


[10] 20 years after 9/11: Will we ever stop taking our shoes off at airports?

https://www.ocregister.com/2021/09/07/20-years-after-9-11-will-we-ever-stop-taking-our-shoes-off-at-airports/


[11] September 11, 2001 media synced in real-time

https://911realtime.org/


[12] LAPD officers told to collect social media data on every civilian they stop

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/sep/08/revealed-los-angeles-police-officers-gathering-social-media


[13] MIT-designed project achieves major advance toward fusion energy

https://news.mit.edu/2021/MIT-CFS-major-advance-toward-fusion-energy-0908


[14] Steam Top 50 Games: Over 70% now work on Linux

https://boilingsteam.com/steam-top-50-games-72-work-on-linux-in-sept-2021/


[15] Art student’s 407-piece hand-carved wooden clock (2016)

https://www.ablogtowatch.com/suzuki-kango-plock-wooden-automaton-time-writing-clock/


[16] ProtonMail: Important clarifications regarding arrest of climate activist

https://protonmail.com/blog/climate-activist-arrest/


[17] Windows Subsystem for Linux GUI

https://github.com/microsoft/wslg


[18] Three near-identical Boris Vishnevskys on St Petersburg election ballot

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/sep/06/three-near-identical-boris-vishnevskys-on-st-petersburg-election-ballot


[19] Deploy a website on imgur.com

https://github.com/etherdream/web2img


[20] ProtonMail logged IP address of French activist after order by Swiss authorities

https://techcrunch.com/2021/09/06/protonmail-logged-ip-address-of-french-activist-after-order-by-swiss-authorities/


[21] 60x speed-up of Linux “perf”

https://eighty-twenty.org/2021/09/09/perf-addr2line-speed-improvement


[22] Sci-Hub new published papers are now available

https://sci-hub.ru/release


[23] Sri Lanka’s overnight flip to organic farming has led to an economic disaster

https://theprint.in/world/how-sri-lankas-overnight-flip-to-total-organic-farming-has-led-to-an-economic-disaster/728414/


[24] My university sacrificed ideas for ideology, so today I quit

https://bariweiss.substack.com/p/my-university-sacrificed-ideas-for


[25] Amazon to pay full college tuition for its front-line employees

https://www.aboutamazon.com/news/workplace/amazon-to-pay-full-college-tuition-for-front-line-employees


[26] TikTok overtakes YouTube for average watch time in US and UK

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-58464745


[27] What if I were 1% charged? (2013)

https://gravityandlevity.wordpress.com/2013/05/22/what-if-i-were-1-charged/


[28] Show HN: Web browser to help programmers think clearly

https://bonsaibrowser.com


[29] Native Rust Support on Cloudflare Workers

https://blog.cloudflare.com/workers-rust-sdk/


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