HackerNews top stories #76

HackerNews most popular stories from Sep 19, 2021 to Sep 26, 2021. In one blog post.

[0] Google Drive of historical footage locked and flagged as terrorist activity

https://support.google.com/drive/thread/127021326/google-has-locked-my-account-for-sharing-a-historical-archive-they-labeled-as-terrorist-activity?hl=en


[1] Disclosure of three 0-day iOS vulnerabilities

https://habr.com/en/post/579714/


[2] Lithuania says throw away Chinese phones due to censorship concerns

https://www.reuters.com/business/media-telecom/lithuania-says-throw-away-chinese-phones-due-censorship-concerns-2021-09-21/


[3] Waydroid – Run Android containers on Ubuntu

https://waydro.id/


[4] Many believe it’s time to do away with lawmakers making stock trades

https://www.npr.org/2021/09/22/1039565467/many-believe-its-time-to-do-away-with-lawmakers-making-stock-trades


[5] Hospitals lift curtain on prices, revealing giant swings in pricing by procedure

https://www.healthcaredive.com/news/hospitals-price-transparency-spotty-compliance-swings-price/596183/


[6] Submarine cable map rendered onto a globe

https://globe.gl/example/submarine-cables/


[7] A single person answered 76k questions about SQL on StackOverflow

https://stackoverflow.com/search?q=user%3A1144035+%5Bsql%5D+is%3Aanswer


[8] How we got to LiveView

https://fly.io/blog/how-we-got-to-liveview/


[9] Leaving the Apple ecosystem behind

https://h2x.sh/apple/


[10] The Framework is the most exciting laptop I’ve ever used

https://pluralistic.net/2021/09/21/monica-byrne/#think-different


[11] Home Price to Income Ratio

https://www.longtermtrends.net/home-price-median-annual-income-ratio/


[12] Workers are often told not to talk about pay. That’s not legal

https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2021/09/21/north-carolina-workers-discuss-wages-despite-workplace-rule/5796705001/


[13] Ask HN: Are you also getting extremely obvious spam bypassing Gmail’s filters?

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=28635313


[14] Google keeps records of everything you buy, even if you delete the email receipt

https://mastodon.social/@gerowen/106978308085702358


[15] Reasons to Quit Social Media

https://durmonski.com/life-advice/reasons-to-quit-social-media/


[16] There are six internet links on my office on wheels. Seven when Starlink arrives

https://ghuntley.com/internet/


[17] Slacktyping: I’m typing when you’re typing (2018)

https://github.com/will/slacktyping


[18] Experts Have Resigned from an FDA Committee over Alzheimer’s Drug Approval

https://www.npr.org/2021/06/11/1005567149/3-experts-have-resigned-from-an-fda-committee-over-alzheimers-drug-approval


[19] Epic launches anti-cheat support for Linux, Mac, and Steam Deck

https://dev.epicgames.com/en-US/news/epic-online-services-launches-anti-cheat-support-for-linux-mac-and-steam-deck


[20] More Casio Watch Mods (2017)

https://n-o-d-e.net/watch_mods.html


[21] FBI: Fortune seized in LA was criminals’ loot. Owners: Where’s the proof?

https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2021-09-19/fbi-seizure-cash-beverly-hills-vault-spawns-epic-court-battle


[22] Spain will ban selling fruit and vegetables in plastic containers starting 2023

https://www.hortidaily.com/article/9357439/spain-will-ban-selling-fruit-and-vegetables-in-plastic-containers-starting-2023/


[23] Serving Netflix Video at 400Gb/s [pdf]

https://people.freebsd.org/~gallatin/talks/euro2021.pdf


[24] I started SaaS companies in 2013 and 2021 – how things have changed

https://blog.airplane.dev/i-started-a-saas-company-in-2013-and-2021-heres-how-its-changed/


[25] Freenet is a peer-to-peer platform for censorship-resistant communication

https://freenetproject.org/index.html


[26] Show HN: Motion One – New animation library, built on the Web Animations API

https://motion.dev/


[27] Google Docs in a clean-room browser

https://www.ekioh.com/devblog/google-docs-in-a-clean-room-browser/


[28] Leaked grant proposal details high-risk coronavirus research

https://theintercept.com/2021/09/23/coronavirus-research-grant-darpa/


[29] TSA’s “See cash, seize cash” policy

https://twitter.com/jodybarr/status/1440856486280785922


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