Links and Notes - Fri, Apr 12, 2019

6:09 p.m.

Big southwest winds today. That can blow in some migrating songbirds. Today, friends saw a Prairie Warbler at Magee Marsh. I'm sure some other warbler species were seen too.

TOL:
Apr 12, 2019 5:52 pm EDT
Weather : Fair and Windy
Temperature : 65 F
Humidity : 30%
Wind Speed : SW 32 mph - Gust 41 mph
Barometer : 29.81 in
Dewpoint: 33 F
Visibility : 10.00 statute miles

1:05 p.m.

Rainfall around sunrise is giving way to clearing skies this afternoon. Today is warmer than yesterday.

TOL:
Apr 12, 2019 12:52 pm EDT
Weather : Mostly Cloudy and Breezy
Temperature : 60 F
Humidity : 62%
Wind Speed : SW 21 mph - Gust 31 mph
Barometer : 29.76 in
Dewpoint: 47 F
Visibility : 10.00 statute miles


Toledo 7-day forecast
Last Update: Apr 12, 2019 9:36 am

This Afternoon: A chance of showers, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 8 to 16 mph.

Saturday Night: Showers likely after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Sunday: Occasional showers. High near 46. Breezy, with an east wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

Sunday Night: Occasional showers. Low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Monday Night: A chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

Wednesday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Wednesday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Thursday: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Links

People are falling in love with a simple productivity system using pen and paper (qz.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19625336

To save the monarch butterfly, scientists are moving a forest up a mountain (latimes.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19626640

The key to loving your job in the age of burnout (qz.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19612375

Wac: Minimal WebAssembly interpreter written in C (github.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19617652

Boeing 737 MAX crash and the rejection of ridiculous data (greenspun.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19627490

Pentagon names Microsoft and Amazon as $10B cloud contract finalists (techcrunch.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19634947

The Urgent Quest for Slower, Better News (newyorker.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19627524

Show HN: A minimalist blog based on Tufte CSS (lawler.io)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19615895


https://www.afp.com/en/news/717/breaking-internet-new-regulations-imperil-global-network-doc-1fi14j2

Media likes to dish it out but they can't take it when they error.
https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/washington-post-says-teen-viral-video-cant-show-defamation-anti-trump-bias-1200889

https://nypost.com/2019/04/10/nick-bosa-is-hiding-donald-trump-support-ahead-of-nfl-draft/

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/8827966/chinese-cops-concentration-camps-facebook-stop-search/

https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/is-anyone-listening-to-you-on-alexa-a-global-team-reviews-audio

https://www.politico.com/story/2019/04/10/45-club-donald-trump-staffers-1264198

https://www.lmtonline.com/business/article/Retail-apocalypse-now-Analysts-say-75-000-more-13755644.php

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2019/apr/10/black-hole-picture-captured-for-first-time-in-space-breakthrough

https://www.thedailybeast.com/drugs-sex-and-murder-dark-side-of-the-ring-exposes-pro-wrestlings-ugly-past


Google Wing will deliver to about 100 homes in Canberra (bbc.co.uk)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19633131

A private spacecraft from Israel will attempt a moon landing Thursday (arstechnica.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19634570

Don’t trust the locals: investigating prevalence of persistent client-side XSS (acolyer.org)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19633579

Katie Bouman, the computer scientist behind the first black hole image (bbc.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19632086

Unveiling the first-ever image of a black hole [video] (youtube.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19624226

JQuery 3.4.0 Released (jquery.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19628789

The Problem with ‘5 Whys’ (2016) (bmj.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19625754

Wikipedia isn’t officially a social network, but the harassment can get ugly (nytimes.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19629840

Making email more secure with MTA-STS standard (googleblog.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19628182

House of Representatives Passes Net Neutrality Protections (eff.org)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19628014

I Didn’t Write This Column. I Spoke It (nytimes.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19628531

339 Bytes of Responsive CSS (blog.koley.in)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19622786

Mozilla should give up on Firefox and go with Chromium too (zdnet.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19631499

Why Vi Rocks (why-vi.rocks)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19629814


Org-Mode Is One of the Most Reasonable Markup Languages to Use for Text (2018) (karl-voit.at)

https://karl-voit.at/2017/09/23/orgmode-as-markup-only/

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19622019

Google AMP lowered our page speed, and there's no choice but to use it (unlikekinds.com)

https://unlikekinds.com/article/google-amp-page-speed

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19629614


After two rounds of The Masters golf tourney, it's a crowded leader board. The next two days should be interesting.

The list below shows the golfers who were under par after two rounds. I assume that the winner will come from this group and not someone even further back, although seven shots off the lead after two rounds is not insurmountable.

T1    J. Day            -7    2:45pm
T1    B. Koepka         -7    2:35pm
T1    F. Molinari       -7    2:45pm
T1    L. Oosthuizen     -7    2:25pm
T1    A. Scott          -7    2:35pm
T6    J. Harding        -6    2:15pm
T6    D. Johnson        -6    2:25pm
T6    X. Schauffele     -6    2:15pm
T6    T. Woods          -6    2:05pm
T10    I. Poulter       -5    2:05pm
T10    J. Rahm          -5    1:55pm
T12    C. Howell III    -4    1:35pm
T12    P. Kizzire       -4    1:55pm
T12    M. Kuchar        -4    1:45pm
T12    P. Mickelson     -4    1:45pm
T16    K. Aphibarnrat   -3    1:35pm
T16    C. Conners       -3    1:15pm
T16    B. DeChambeau    -3    1:25pm
T16    T. Finau         -3    1:15pm
T16    R. Fowler        -3    1:05pm
T16    J. Thomas        -3    1:25pm
T16    G. Woodland      -3    1:05pm
T23    L. Bjerregaard   -2    12:35pm
T23    T. Fleetwood     -2    12:25pm
T23    C. Hoffman       -2    12:25pm
T23    J. Holmes        -2    12:35pm
T23    K. Kisner        -2    12:45pm
T23    T. Olesen        -2    12:45pm
T29    R. Cabrera Bello -1    12:15pm
T29    V. Hovland       -1    11:45am
T29    B. Langer        -1    12:15pm
T29    P. Reed          -1    11:55am
T29    W. Simpson       -1    11:55am
T29    J. Spieth        -1    12:05pm
T29    K. Tway          -1    12:05pm

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