HackerNews top stories #91

HackerNews most popular stories from Jan 02, 2022 to Jan 09, 2022. In one blog post.

[0] Google no longer producing high quality search results in significant categories

https://twitter.com/mwseibel/status/1477701120319361026


[1] My First Impressions of Web3

https://moxie.org/2022/01/07/web3-first-impressions.html


[2] Tell HN: Salary data is for sale

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=29834753


[3] I took a job at Amazon, only to leave after 10 months

https://benadam.me/thoughts/my-experience-at-amazon/


[4] The UX on this small child is terrible

https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/the-ux-on-this-small-child-is-terrible


[5] Keyboard lets people type so fast it’s banned from typing competitions

https://www.vice.com/en/article/3abavv/this-keyboard-lets-people-type-so-fast-its-banned-from-typing-competitions


[6] The Demise of Scientific American

https://scottaaronson.blog/?p=6202


[7] Darling – run Mac apps on Linux

https://www.darlinghq.org/


[8] I Miss RSS

https://www.wilcosky.com/d/20-i-miss-rss


[9] Your attention didn’t collapse. It was stolen

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2022/jan/02/attention-span-focus-screens-apps-smartphones-social-media


[10] Google fined €150M, Facebook €60M for for non-compliance with French legislation

https://www.cnil.fr/en/cookies-cnil-fines-google-total-150-million-euros-and-facebook-60-million-euros-non-compliance


[11] Mozilla Foundation pausing cryptocurrency donations

https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1479143340159422468


[12] Dura is a background process that watches your Git repositories

https://github.com/tkellogg/dura


[13] Lab Leak 2.0?

https://bprice.substack.com/p/lab-leak-20


[14] Pentagon and CIA shaped thousands of Hollywood movies into effective propaganda

https://worldbeyondwar.org/the-pentagon-and-cia-have-shaped-thousands-of-hollywood-movies-into-super-effective-propaganda/


[15] A public letter to CloudFlare to fix their snoopy vendor

https://github.com/captn3m0/hello-cloudflare/blob/main/README.md


[16] Vanta.js: Animated 3D backgrounds for websites

https://www.vantajs.com/


[17] Show HN: OnlyRecipe.app – Remove clutter from recipe sites. No story, no popups

https://showcase.onlyrecipe.app/


[18] Kosovo bans cryptocurrency mining to save electricity

https://www.reuters.com/markets/commodities/kosovo-bans-cryptocurrency-mining-save-electricity-2022-01-04/


[19] Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes found guilty of conspiracy

https://www.axios.com/theranos-elizabeth-holmes-verdict-df20ad3f-95bd-400c-bf42-a379ade65c2c.html


[20] I’m literally losing sleep over Java (1996)

https://twitter.com/TechEmails/status/1478785899009875968


[21] Show HN: BookStack – An open source wiki platform and alternative to Confluence

https://www.bookstackapp.com/


[22] Burn My Windows

https://github.com/Schneegans/Burn-My-Windows


[23] Copyright doesn’t need 95 years to get the job done

https://fullstackeconomics.com/winnie-the-pooh-should-have-been-free-decades-ago/


[24] Ask HN: Let’s build an HN uBlacklist to improve our Google search results?

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=29794372


[25] Zotero: Free, easy-to-use tool to collect, organize, cite, and share research

https://www.zotero.org


[26] Indiana life insurance CEO says deaths are up 40% among people ages 18-64

https://www.thecentersquare.com/indiana/indiana-life-insurance-ceo-says-deaths-are-up-40-among-people-ages-18-64/article_71473b12-6b1e-11ec-8641-5b2c06725e2c.html


[27] Search engines and SEO spam

https://twitter.com/paulg/status/1477760548787920901


[28] Framework Laptop with Ubuntu Review

https://luisartola.com/framework-laptop-with-ubuntu-review/


[29] Show HN: Clone your voice and speak a foreign language

https://coqui.ai/


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