Quiet Hacker News

  1. HP laptops found to have hidden keylogger (bbc.co.uk)
  2. Make Stronger Offers to Engineering Candidates and Boost Your Closes (firstround.com)
  3. Show HN: Sandglass – Distributed, scalable, persistent time-sorted message queue (github.com)
  4. [Whitepaper] a decentralised Universal Basic Income platform on blockchain (github.com)
  5. Design Principles (principles.design)
  6. The Case for Learned Index Structures (arxiv.org)
  7. NASA to test prototype Kilopower nuclear reactor (world-nuclear-news.org)
  8. Show HN: Airmash – Multiplayer Missile Warfare HTML5 Game (airma.sh)
  9. Project Euler (projecteuler.net)
  10. Huntington’s drug shown to slow progress of devastating disease (theguardian.com)
  11. The Mathematics of 2048: Counting States by Exhaustive Enumeration (jdlm.info)
  12. Belief Reasoning with Subjective Logic (folk.uio.no)
  13. BlueSteal: Popping GATT Safes (twosixlabs.com)
  14. Kenya is using the earth's heat to power the country (spectra.mhi.com)
  15. Building a realtime location app with ARKit, CoreLocation and Pusher (blog.pusher.com)
  16. Meat tax ‘inevitable’ to beat climate and health crises, says report (theguardian.com)
  17. Bitcoin Futures Start with a Bang as Rally Trips Circuit Breaker (bloomberg.com)
  18. Top Web Development Articles of the Week (11 Dec 2017) (medium.com)
  19. The Mill CPU Architecture – Threading [video] (youtube.com)
  20. Yahoo Finance has added over 100 cryptocurrency quote pages (finance.yahoo.com)
  21. Jeff Dean: Machine Learning for Systems [pdf] (learningsys.org)
  22. The Problem with Muzak – Spotify’s bid to remodel an industry (thebaffler.com)
  23. World's Largest Water Diversion Plan Won't Quench China's Thirst (bloomberg.com)
  24. Show HN: Enlight – Learn to code by building projects (tryenlight.github.io)
  25. A simple DIY Heroku replacement to keep your hosting costs down (github.com)
  26. How ISIS Produced Its Cruel Arsenal at Scale (nytimes.com)
  27. Why Google stores billions of lines of code in a single repository (2016) (dl.acm.org)
  28. Claiming our lives back from social media addiction (iafrikan.com)
  29. Finding bugs in Haskell code by proving it (joachim-breitner.de)
  30. What Makes a Great Software Engineer? [pdf] (faculty.washington.edu)