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You Are No Longer Safe in the Crowd


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19686701
Posted by tysone (karma: 10168)
Post stats: Points: 137 - Comments: 65 - 2019-04-17T21:37:48Z

#HackerNews #are #crowd #longer #safe #the #you
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The New York Times: Opinion | Why You Can No Longer Get Lost in the Crowd (By WOODROW HARTZOG and EVAN SELINGER)


 

Popular Google Play Store Apps Are Abusing Permissions and Committing Ad Fraud


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19686622
Posted by mzs (karma: 2181)
Post stats: Points: 163 - Comments: 59 - 2019-04-17T21:24:46Z

#HackerNews #abusing #and #apps #are #committing #fraud #google #permissions #play #popular #store
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Facebook shareholders are getting fed up with Zuckerberg but can’t do anything


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19685431
Posted by smsm42 (karma: 9032)
Post stats: Points: 134 - Comments: 111 - 2019-04-17T19:01:34Z

#HackerNews #anything #are #but #cant #facebook #fed #getting #shareholders #with #zuckerberg
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Microplastics Are Blowing in the Wind


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19672514
Posted by pseudolus (karma: 18430)
Post stats: Points: 157 - Comments: 65 - 2019-04-16T10:44:25Z

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‘Flash Boys’ Trading Bots Are Running Wild on Crypto Exchanges


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19668890
Posted by chadmeister (karma: 203)
Post stats: Points: 134 - Comments: 88 - 2019-04-15T21:02:22Z

#HackerNews #are #bots #boys #crypto #exchanges #flash #running #trading #wild
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US Workers Are Paying High Taxes. But Without Any of the Benefits


The United States is commonly thought of as a low-tax country. But workers effectively pay some of the highest taxes in the developed world — without getting a decent welfare state in return.
Article word count: 883

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19660550
Posted by mjfern (karma: 10719)
Post stats: Points: 117 - Comments: 68 - 2019-04-14T17:25:20Z

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Americans Are Delaying Health Care Until Tax Refunds Arrive


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HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19653802
Posted by howard941 (karma: 7469)
Post stats: Points: 117 - Comments: 101 - 2019-04-13T16:06:43Z

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Smartphone Apps Are Filled With Trackers


The privacy crisis Apple and Google need to fix—now
Article word count: 1113

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19653771
Posted by tumblen (karma: 564)
Post stats: Points: 128 - Comments: 57 - 2019-04-13T16:02:40Z

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Ask HN: What are good resources for life advice?


What are other good resources to read from? Any source that are as good as PG essays on how to think in life?

Sources can be videos, audios, recordings, essays, blogs, etc. Anything.

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19650044
Posted by sumitsrivastava (karma: 81)
Post stats: Points: 122 - Comments: 58 - 2019-04-12T23:45:23Z

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Amazon Workers Are Listening to What You Tell Alexa


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HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19629513
Posted by minimaxir (karma: 35084)
Post stats: Points: 139 - Comments: 50 - 2019-04-10T22:53:03Z

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Amazon Workers Are Listening to What You Tell Alexa


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HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19629513
Posted by minimaxir (karma: 35084)
Post stats: Points: 139 - Comments: 50 - 2019-04-10T22:53:03Z

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Nations of the Amazon are seeking “shared governance” of the .amazon TLD


Rainforest nations have opposed the creation of a new .amazon internet domain name. Why?
Article word count: 993

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19623663
Posted by jonbaer (karma: 43952)
Post stats: Points: 177 - Comments: 152 - 2019-04-10T11:43:36Z

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Phone Addicts Are the New Drunk Drivers


For its third annual Distracted Driving Study, Zendrive uncovers a dangerous new category of distracted drivers: Phone Addicts.

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19618727
Posted by zdosb (karma: 63)
Post stats: Points: 114 - Comments: 83 - 2019-04-09T20:39:25Z

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Chinese tech firms are throwing out applicants over the age of 30


Ageism at tech companies in China is running rampant, forcing people who elsewhere would be entering the prime of their careers out of the industry.
Article word count: 178

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19615948
Posted by monsieurpng (karma: 2410)
Post stats: Points: 105 - Comments: 106 - 2019-04-09T15:56:06Z

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US Workers Are Highly Taxed If You Count Premiums


Only the Netherlands has a higher average compulsory payment wedge than the US.
Article word count: 893

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19609191
Posted by viburnum (karma: 408)
Post stats: Points: 126 - Comments: 167 - 2019-04-08T21:24:40Z

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Facebook are 'morally bankrupt liars' says New Zealand's privacy commissioner


John Edwards calls out social media giant after Christchurch attack for refusing to accept responsibility for harm
Article word count: 423

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19601456
Posted by oska (karma: 4224)
Post stats: Points: 141 - Comments: 108 - 2019-04-08T02:24:24Z

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All of Toyota’s electric vehicle patents are now royalty-free


As a general rule, car companies are extremely secretive about their technological developments. Anything that could provide a USP or give an edge over the competition is kept under lock and key –…
Article word count: 274

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19596278
Posted by e2e4 (karma: 180)
Post stats: Points: 190 - Comments: 46 - 2019-04-07T12:04:48Z

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By BBH Singapore



2019-03-06T21:05:04-05:00

According to a 2018 McKinsey report, China boasts 114 of the world’s 147 female, self-made billionaires (America has 14). And almost 50% more women hold professional or technical jobs for every 100 men in the Philippines. Asia is one of the most progressive regions for women, yet stereotypes of what Asian women are like and look like persist. BBH Singapore’s ‘See Different’ collection of images seeks to change that by showing the true diversity and personality of women across the Asian region.
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93% of Paint Splatters Are Valid Perl Programs


93% of Paint Splatters are Valid Perl Programs TLDR: read the paper and view the gallery of pretty Perl programs. In this paper, we aim to answer a long-standing open problem in the programming…

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19576425
Posted by thaumaturgy (karma: 21000)
Post stats: Points: 239 - Comments: 55 - 2019-04-04T19:53:03Z

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You Are Not Google


Software engineers go crazy for the most ridiculous things. We like to think that we’re hyper-rational, but when we have to choose a…
Article word count: 1610

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19576092
Posted by gerbilly (karma: 3315)
Post stats: Points: 140 - Comments: 42 - 2019-04-04T19:19:05Z

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Linus Torvalds Says Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram Are 'A Disease'


Linus Torvalds' criticism of social media is strong condemnation from a guy who's famous for his own "not polite" behavior on public email lists.
Article word count: 690

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19570880
Posted by whalabi (karma: 457)
Post stats: Points: 120 - Comments: 66 - 2019-04-04T11:12:03Z

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Why Don't Americans Understand How Poor Their Lives Are?


Why Don’t Americans Understand How Poor Their Lives Are? Everything I consume in the States is of a vastly, abysmally lower quality. Every single thing. The food, the media, little things like…

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19571150
Posted by ptr (karma: 593)
Post stats: Points: 116 - Comments: 152 - 2019-04-04T12:05:34Z

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Komodo Island Is Closing to Tourists Because People Are Stealing Dragons


Komodo dragons are a protected species and considered to be the largest living lizard in the world.
Article word count: 268

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19567129
Posted by jonbaer (karma: 43554)
Post stats: Points: 126 - Comments: 61 - 2019-04-03T20:46:12Z

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By Doruk Yemenici



2019-03-03T08:36:49-05:00

These photos are from one of my many Iceland visits. Iceland is the place that unlocked many things for me and broke so many chains in my head.

Location: Iceland

Source: https://unsplash.com/photos/Fq-wQ6PJ63A
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On-Demand Startups Are Hemorrhaging Tens of Billions a Year


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HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19557850
Posted by howard941 (karma: 6525)
Post stats: Points: 104 - Comments: 138 - 2019-04-02T19:42:32Z

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Google’s constant product shutdowns are damaging its brand


Google's product support has become a joke, and the company should be very concerned.
Article word count: 3164

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19553294
Posted by vanburen (karma: 787)
Post stats: Points: 124 - Comments: 103 - 2019-04-02T12:28:21Z

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Deadlines Are Killing Us, and Almost Everything Else I Know About Leadership


This morning, I spoke with a good friend who lives in France. He started a business with his wife to develop a web-based…
Article word count: 5538

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19546224
Posted by Elof (karma: 1111)
Post stats: Points: 196 - Comments: 103 - 2019-04-01T18:05:28Z

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The Guardians of the French Language Are Deadlocked


The “Immortals” of the Académie Française have failed to fill four seats, a paralysis that reflects France’s own struggle to adapt to the 21st century.
Article word count: 1392

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19539363
Posted by Jun8 (karma: 7253)
Post stats: Points: 90 - Comments: 120 - 2019-04-01T00:14:20Z

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By Mae Mu



2019-03-01T23:26:13-05:00

Enjoy your meal!
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From now on, Every Saturday (Central Time - US & Canada) I will release Lightroom preset for people who are interested in food photography check out my website and download it for free. This is a great opportunity to practice and take your images to the next level.
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Why Are Economists Giving Piketty the Cold Shoulder?


‘Capital in the Twenty-First Century’ raised important questions about inequality that the Ivory Tower would rather ignore.
Article word count: 4560

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19535608
Posted by huihuiilly (karma: 588)
Post stats: Points: 117 - Comments: 74 - 2019-03-31T14:01:08Z

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American Employers Are Hung Up on Hiring PhDs


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HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19502789
Posted by pseudolus (karma: 14963)
Post stats: Points: 113 - Comments: 85 - 2019-03-27T16:43:00Z

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Ask HN: Physicists of HN, what are you working on these days?


Of late, except for few headline-friendly fields (colliders, quantum computing, gravitational waves and astrophysics in general), I don't get to see/relate with a lot of activities in Physics. Also I have noticed a growing trend of physicists becoming data scientists post phD. Although I understand the money factor, are there any other reasons for this as well?

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19500151
Posted by sachin18590 (karma: 128)
Post stats: Points: 251 - Comments: 158 - 2019-03-27T12:26:53Z

#HackerNews #are #ask #days #physicists #these #what #working #you
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There Are No Dream Homes


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19497422
Posted by smacktoward (karma: 39475)
Post stats: Points: 98 - Comments: 66 - 2019-03-27T01:15:47Z

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U.S. teens are spending less time with their friends in person


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19496470
Posted by pseudolus (karma: 14610)
Post stats: Points: 126 - Comments: 111 - 2019-03-26T22:09:12Z

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Why Are Creators Paying for TikTok’s Mistake?


TikTok is an app that makes it easy for people to make short lip-synching videos, which unsurprisingly makes it a goldmine of creativity and memes. TikTok recently got in hot water with the Federal…
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HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19487600
Posted by panarky (karma: 18903)
Post stats: Points: 122 - Comments: 77 - 2019-03-25T23:03:33Z

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A brief history of why artists are no longer making a living making music


Today’s column from veteran Canadian singer-songwriter Ian Tamblyn is adapted from a speech he gave at a symposium at Trent University. It’s a long read, but we decided to post it…
Article word count: 5092

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19455084
Posted by howsilly (karma: 972)
Post stats: Points: 138 - Comments: 194 - 2019-03-21T17:38:46Z

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U.S. Firms Are Helping Build China’s Orwellian State


Tech partnerships are empowering new methods of control.
Article word count: 1182

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19438052
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U.S. Firms Are Helping Build China’s Orwellian State


Tech partnerships are empowering new methods of control.
Article word count: 1182

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19438052
Posted by malloryerik (karma: 1608)
Post stats: Points: 142 - Comments: 35 - 2019-03-20T01:34:31Z

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The lawyers who took on Big Tobacco are aiming at Realtors and their 6% fee


A new class-action lawsuit takes aim at real estate agents and the tools they use to do business, and housing industry watchers say it could revolutionize...
Article word count: 1117

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19431927
Posted by mudil (karma: 5523)
Post stats: Points: 120 - Comments: 117 - 2019-03-19T15:47:29Z

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Matrix 1.0 – Are We Ready Yet?


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19416678
Posted by jaywink (karma: 757)
Post stats: Points: 155 - Comments: 55 - 2019-03-17T21:18:08Z

#HackerNews #are #matrix #ready #yet
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Matrix 1.0 – Are We Ready Yet?


 

Why Are Human Teeth So Messed Up? (2017)


Many of us have had crooked, ill-fitting teeth at some point in our lives. The reason has a lot to do with what we eat.
Article word count: 1032

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19415973
Posted by BerislavLopac (karma: 8726)
Post stats: Points: 135 - Comments: 89 - 2019-03-17T19:33:23Z

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Two-thirds of all Android antivirus apps are frauds


Only 23 Android antivirus apps had a 100 percent detection rate with no false positives.
Article word count: 839

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19409618
Posted by mpweiher (karma: 30189)
Post stats: Points: 107 - Comments: 34 - 2019-03-16T19:18:58Z

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Americans Are Going Bankrupt from Getting Sick


Doctors’ bills play a role in 60 percent of personal-bankruptcy filings.

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19409244
Posted by clumsysmurf (karma: 4826)
Post stats: Points: 87 - Comments: 118 - 2019-03-16T18:11:46Z

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Types Are Moving to the Right


Types in programming languages are used to be written to the left of names, but are now moving to the right in modern languages. Why?
Article word count: 478

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19409975
Posted by dmitriy_ko (karma: 751)
Post stats: Points: 108 - Comments: 87 - 2019-03-16T20:13:21Z

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Why Operators Are Useful


This is something I posted on python-ideas, but I think it's interesting to a wider audience. There's been a lot of discussion recently ab...
Article word count: 973

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19407382
Posted by s16h (karma: 407)
Post stats: Points: 113 - Comments: 114 - 2019-03-16T11:58:04Z

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Why entrepreneurs are leaving the Bay Area for their next startup


Silicon Valley rents are soaring and talent is increasingly available elsewhere.
Article word count: 69

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19402844
Posted by rafaelc (karma: 7909)
Post stats: Points: 118 - Comments: 94 - 2019-03-15T18:42:17Z

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Facebook’s Data Deals Are Under Criminal Investigation


A federal grand jury is looking at partnerships that gave major tech companies broad access to Facebook users’ information.
Article word count: 787

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19384878
Posted by tysone (karma: 9359)
Post stats: Points: 152 - Comments: 35 - 2019-03-13T23:05:53Z

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Online activists are silencing us, scientists say


Scientists researching treatments for chronic fatigue syndrome say they face online abuse and harassment. Some are leaving the field
Article word count: 2401

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19377986
Posted by glassworm (karma: 1319)
Post stats: Points: 184 - Comments: 81 - 2019-03-13T12:38:11Z

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Deadlines and sprints are bad for you


The development team’s capabilities for battling deadlines are fairly restricted, yet they end up committing to them in day-to-day life…
Article word count: 1818

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19346958
Posted by ingve (karma: 99528)
Post stats: Points: 126 - Comments: 47 - 2019-03-09T16:45:28Z

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“No, we’re telling everyone we are using Java”


“I saw a similar phenomena years ago a (unnamed) games company was using Erlang to great advantge I said “can we tell people” answer “no we’re telling everybody we’re using Java”…
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HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19346017
Posted by tosh (karma: 33898)
Post stats: Points: 170 - Comments: 148 - 2019-03-09T13:32:36Z

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