HackerNews top stories #83

HackerNews most popular stories from Nov 07, 2021 to Nov 14, 2021. In one blog post.

[0] I’m “still afraid to use spaces in file names” years old

https://twitter.com/TheIdOfAlan/status/1458117496087748618


[1] Use forums rather than Slack/Discord to support developer community

https://www.mooreds.com/wordpress/archives/3451


[2] 3D printed mirror array

https://github.com/bencbartlett/3D-printed-mirror-array


[3] Memory leaks are crippling my M1 MacBook Pro

https://www.macworld.com/article/549755/m1-macbook-app-memory-leaks-macos.html


[4] ProctorU is dystopian spyware

https://shkspr.mobi/blog/2021/11/proctoru-is-dystopian-spyware/


[5] Brain implant translates paralyzed man’s thoughts into text with 94% accuracy

https://www.sciencealert.com/brain-implant-enables-paralyzed-man-to-communicate-thoughts-via-imaginary-handwriting


[6] Playstation 5 root keys obtained

https://twitter.com/fail0verflow/status/1457526453105569793


[7] Rich Harris joins Vercel to work on Svelte full time

https://twitter.com/Rich_Harris/status/1458822051263823875


[8] Business Essentials

https://www.apple.com/business/essentials/


[9] Aaron Swartz Rememberance Day This Monday

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=29147888


[10] Show HN: I’m 48 and finally learning how to be a game developer

https://apps.apple.com/us/app/slingshot-effect/id1537916631


[11] Google loses challenge against EU antitrust ruling, $2.8B fine

https://www.reuters.com/technology/eu-court-upholds-eu-antitrust-ruling-against-google-2021-11-10/


[12] The U.S. Treasury is buying private app data to target and investigate people

https://theintercept.com/2021/11/04/treasury-surveillance-location-data-babel-street/


[13] The benefits of staying off social media

https://durmonski.com/life-advice/benefits-of-staying-off-social-media/


[14] American spy hacked Booking.com, company stayed silent

https://www.nrc.nl/nieuws/2021/11/10/american-spy-hacked-bookingcom-company-stayed-silent-a4065086


[15] A terrible schema from a clueless programmer

http://rachelbythebay.com/w/2021/11/06/sql/


[16] Macron says France will build new nuclear energy reactors

https://www.reuters.com/business/energy/macron-says-france-will-build-more-nuclear-energy-reactors-2021-11-09/


[17] Lesser-known Postgres features

https://hakibenita.com/postgresql-unknown-features


[18] Restic – Backups Done Right

https://restic.net/


[19] Google sends anti-regulation propaganda to small businesses using Google Maps

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/11/google-sends-anti-regulation-propaganda-to-small-businesses-using-google-maps/


[20] Ruby vs. Python comes down to the for loop

https://softwaredoug.com/blog/2021/11/12/ruby-vs-python-for-loop.html


[21] ISO should make all standards Publicly Available

https://docs.google.com/document/d/12Gmy2s4Nmkw6VDv2B6b5K1DLYhPrTUqSntrlmYzJpNw/edit


[22] How my genius roommate changed my perspective

https://www.farhadg.com/my-genius-roommate/


[23] Show HN: You.com, private search engine that summarizes the web – built for devs

https://you.com/search?q=you.com&fromSearchBar=true


[24] It’s mostly a demand shock, not a supply shock, and it’s everywhere

https://www.bridgewater.com/its-mostly-a-demand-shock-not-a-supply-shock-and-its-everywhere


[25] Tor Browser 11.0

https://blog.torproject.org/new-release-tor-browser-11-0


[26] Why Zulip will not get on the blockchain bandwagon

https://blog.zulip.com/2021/11/12/why-not-blockchain/


[27] Rust Is the Future of JavaScript Infrastructure

https://leerob.io/blog/rust


[28] Show HN: Long Range E-Bike

https://jacquesmattheij.com/long-range-ebike/


[29] Don’t do interviews, do discussions

https://thinkingthrough.substack.com/p/dont-do-interviews-do-discussions


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