Articles To Read List

Apr - Jun, 2019

Or to read again.


https://www.wgte.org/tv/programs/flight-path-world-migratory-birds

[x] https://www.theverge.com/2019/4/30/18523265/facebook-events-groups-redesign-news-feed-features-f8-2019
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19790125

[x] Have a personal web site (markchristian.org)
https://writing.markchristian.org/2019/04/29/personal-web-sites/?c=1
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19784907

[x] Google Is Eating Our Mail (tablix.org)
https://www.tablix.org/~avian/blog/archives/2019/04/google_is_eating_our_mail/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19756125

[x] Can “Indie” Social Media Save Us?
https://www.newyorker.com/tech/annals-of-technology/can-indie-social-media-save-us
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19947530

[x] Group Chats Are Making the Internet Fun Again (nymag.com)
http://nymag.com/intelligencer/2019/05/group-chats-are-making-the-internet-fun-again.html
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19957860

[x] https://matthiasott.com/articles/into-the-personal-website-verse

[x] https://blog.callr.tech/static-web-roots/
https://blog.callr.tech/static-website-performance-seo/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20006850

[x] Telnet BBS Guide (telnetbbsguide.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20012977
https://www.telnetbbsguide.com/

[x] https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2019/05/before-netscape-forgotten-web-browsers-of-the-early-1990s/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20014865

[x] https://solar.lowtechmagazine.com/2018/09/how-to-build-a-lowtech-website.html

[x] Show HN: Switch from Medium to your own blog
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20060549
Medium pressured freeCodeCamp to put the articles behind the firewall (twitter.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20062690

[x] How I Made $200k When I Was 16 Years Old Through Coding (2018) (medium.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20093676

[x] https://indieweb.org/Getting_Started

[x] https://www.sonniesedge.net/posts/beyond-tellerrand-dusseldorf-2019

[x] https://petermolnar.net/do-websites-want-us-to-use-reader-mode/

[x] https://petermolnar.net/influental-articles-the-old-web/

[x] "Write HTML Like It's 1999 (bradleytaunt.com)"
https://bradleytaunt.com/2019/06/08/html-like-1999/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20133817

[x] http://www.ethicsfordesign.com/player?lang=en

[x] Introducing a new HTML element – welcome (shkspr.mobi)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20173603

[x] How to Design for the Web in 2019 (medium.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20172214

[x] De-Googling My Life (nrempel.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20162261

[x] Google AMP Issue: Links to visit the site currently not working (twitter.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20153210

[x] http://www.calnewport.com/blog/2018/03/25/beyond-deletefacebook-more-thoughts-on-embracing-the-social-internet-over-social-media/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16670891

[x] https://kitt.hodsden.org/blog/2019/05/puuuuuuuuush_progress

[x] https://medium.com/@dvirbenaroya/why-slack-will-never-replace-email-873a20856716
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20194320


https://www.adweek.com/tv-video/qa-bill-simmons-the-ringer-thrives-by-ignoring-facebook-and-betting-big-on-podcasts/

Encrypting Gopher (floodgap.com)
https://gopher.floodgap.com/gopher/gw.lite?gopher://tilde.team:70/0/~rain1/phlog/20190608-encrypting-gopher.txt
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20171646

https://www.pierrehedkvist.com/posts/1-creating-a-collaborative-editor

https://berti.me/essays/roiwriting/

gee, i wonder why most people won't pay for journalism. maybe this kind of so-called reporting is insulting to readers' intelligence.
https://theconversation.com/artificial-intelligence-enhanced-journalism-offers-a-glimpse-of-the-future-of-the-knowledge-economy-117728

Privacy Policies Are an Incomprehensible Disaster (nytimes.com)
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/06/12/opinion/facebook-google-privacy-policies.html
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20166369

https://www.kickscondor.com/on-dat/

https://blog.datproject.org/2019/03/22/three-protocols-and-a-future-of-the-decentralized-internet/
On Dat (kickscondor.com)
https://www.kickscondor.com/on-dat
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20162199
IPFS, Again (macwright.org)
https://macwright.org/2019/06/08/ipfs-again.html
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20137918

I miss blogrolls (iwantmyname.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16239822
comments:
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16244815
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16240178
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16242022
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16240668
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16242623

https://bradleytaunt.com/2019/06/11/responsive-tables/
https://bradleytaunt.com/2019/06/08/html-like-1999/

https://alistapart.com/article/web-typography-tables/

https://blog.zawodny.com/2011/02/26/redis-sharding-at-craigslist/

http://www.alwaysownyourplatform.com/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20145704

https://buzzmachine.com/2019/06/10/news-publishers-go-to-war-with-the-internet%e2%80%8a-%e2%80%8aand-we-all-lose/

Blender Is Free Software (blender.org)
https://code.blender.org/2019/06/blender-is-free-software/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20138636

Breaking the physical limits of fonts (github.com)
https://github.com/graphitemaster/breaking_the_physical_limits_of_fonts#breaking-the-physical-limits-of-fonts
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20138185

not a shock, especially in computer programming.
"New Evidence of Age Bias in Hiring, and a Push to Fight It (nytimes.com)"
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/07/business/economy/age-discrimination-jobs-hiring.html
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20133187

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/meet-product-designer-who-made-mid-century-america-look-clean-and-stylish-180972270/

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/06/08/technology/youtube-radical.html

Energy Efficiency across Programming Languages
https://greenlab.di.uminho.pt/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/paperSLE.pdf

https://unwalled.garden/docs/why-not-rdf

http://sawv.org/2019/05/30/https-leotindallcompostputting_this_blog_on_ipfs.html
http://sawv.org/2019/05/29/https-newsycombinatorcomitemid20040935.html

coders reluctantly supporting AMP
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18894122

A new round of antitrust questions can’t go well for Google (yahoo.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20072481

https://thenextweb.com/media/2012/10/11/instapaper-creator-marco-arment-launches-the-magazine-a-different-kind-of-periodical-for-apples-newsstand/

Block Fingerprinting with Firefox (blog.mozilla.org)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20054831

https://leotindall.com/post/putting_this_blog_on_ipfs/

Unwalled.Garden: souped-up RSS for P2P social apps (hashbase.io)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20116693

Ask HN: Does anyone still use IRC?
https://news.ycombinator.com/ite?id=20118963

Why the “Digital Ocean killed my company” incident scares the hell out of me (checklyhq.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20116150

https://solar.lowtechmagazine.com/2011/02/body-insulation-thermal-underwear.html

https://solar.lowtechmagazine.com/2017/05/could-we-run-modern-society-on-human-power-alone.html

https://solar.lowtechmagazine.com/2016/11/why-the-office-needs-a-typewriter-revolution.html

High-flying ladybug swarm shows up on National Weather Service radar (latimes.com)
https://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-ladybugs-on-radar-20190604-story.html
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20110539

Actix-web 1.0 – A small, pragmatic, and fast web framework for Rust (docs.rs)
https://docs.rs/actix-web/1.0.0/actix_web
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20104619

wtf? hypocritical??? rationalize why it's okay to avoid personal changes.
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/03/travel/traveling-climate-change.html

Chrome, the perfect antitrust villain? (alexdanco.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20084898

https://venturebeat.com/2019/05/30/joseph-gordon-levitt-hitrecord-is-github-for-creativity/

https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/2019/05/28/indictment-assange-is-blueprint-making-journalists-into-felons/
Written by Glenn Greenwald who is the best national political writer in the U.S

Impossible Foods Responds to Glyphosate Allegation (ctfassets.net)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20032686

Group Chats Are Making the Internet Fun Again (nymag.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19957860

What I Learned Trying to Secure Congressional Campaigns (idlewords.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20026297

Why I'm still using jQuery (arp242.net)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20021289

Interview with DuckDuckGo CEO Gabe Weinberg (vox.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20023119

Before Netscape: Web browsers of the early 1990s (2011) (arstechnica.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20014865

Smartphones Are Toys First, Tools Second (raptitude.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20000649

Neal Stephenson Explains His Vision of the Digital Afterlife (pcmag.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20011252

Google to restrict modern ad blocking Chrome extensions to enterprise users (9to5google.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20044430

Why Carbon Credits for Forest Preservation May Be Worse Than Nothing (propublica.org)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20036321

US Corn Crop Failure (ianwelsh.net)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20060579

https://solar.lowtechmagazine.com/2015/10/how-to-build-a-low-tech-internet.html

Economists Are Obsessed with Job Creation – How About Less Work? (2017) (evonomics.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20074813

http://www.toledoblade.com/opinion/editorials/2019/05/31/staying-safe-in-tornado-season-dayton/stories/20190529176

Dark theme image of a website: https://www.flickr.com/photos/131621939@N03/47982243573/sizes/l

https://ownyourcontent.wordpress.com/about/
https://wordpress.com/creativemornings/
https://creativemornings.com/
https://creativemornings.com/talks/busy-burr/1 - "Designing For Seniors"

https://www.theverge.com/2018/7/24/17606974/oregon-senator-ron-wyden-interview-internet-section-230-net-neutrality

Show HN: Maildown – Super Simple Email API (github.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20008576

When we say “Everest is crowded,” this is what we mean (outsideonline.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19996108

Smartphones Are Toys First, Tools Second (raptitude.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20000649

Neal Stephenson Explains His Vision of the Digital Afterlife (pcmag.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20011252

Ask HN: What jobs can a software engineer take to tackle climate change?
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20015037

The Art of Command Line (2015) (github.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19988548

https://www.theparisreview.org/blog/2019/05/22/the-art-of-doodling/

https://citizensketcher.com/2019/05/22/my-goals-for-30x30directwatercolor2019/

YC's request for startups: Government 2.0 (ycombinator.com)
https://blog.ycombinator.com/request-for-startups-government-2-0/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19993517

Integrated Circuits Can Be Easy to Understand with the Right Teachers (hackaday.com)
https://hackaday.com/2019/05/20/integrated-circuits-can-be-easy-to-understand-with-the-right-teachers/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19971610

To Keep Track of Reddit Conversations Around NYT Articles, We Built a Slack Bot (nytimes.com)
https://open.nytimes.com/to-keep-track-of-reddit-discussions-around-new-york-times-content-we-built-a-slack-bot-4d9e6484f8dd
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19993087

https://melmagazine.com/en-us/story/after-15-years-the-pirate-bay-still-cant-be-killed

https://digiday.com/media/guardian-looking-boost-reader-donations-us/

https://medium.com/city-bureau/dont-just-engage-equip-7dfc9fe0d3b

https://www.sonniesedge.net/posts/beyond-tellerrand-dusseldorf-2019
https://beyondtellerrand.com/events/duesseldorf-2019/speakers/tantek-celik

https://www.bizjournals.com/boston/news/2019/05/20/theboston-globe-now-has-more-online-subscribers.html?page=all

https://developer.ibm.com/articles/responsive-design-future/

https://klcjournal.com/as-newspapers-dwindle-residents-in-hutchinson-and-elsewhere-notice-whats-missing/

https://www.zylstra.org/blog/2019/05/indiewebcamp-utrecht-day-2-hack-your-web/

http://www.toledoblade.com/local/animals/2019/05/21/toledo-zoo-museum-showcase-live-animals-tropical-plants-snakes-natural-history/stories/20190521003

http://www.toledoblade.com/business/development/2019/05/19/awards-recognize-excellence-among-area-architectural-firms/stories/20190518083

https://www.markdownguide.org/cheat-sheet/

https://siouxcityjournal.com/news/local/columnists/hytrek/le-mars-hotsheet-delivers-news-one-sheet-of-paper-at/article_bf7d63fb-747f-5858-b590-16f60563a57e.html

Why Racket? Why Lisp? (beautifulracket.com)
https://beautifulracket.com/appendix/why-racket-why-lisp.html
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19952714

https://theintercept.com/2019/05/20/facebook-data-phone-carriers-ads-credit-score/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simple_Network_Management_Protocol

http://andnorth.com/eat/family-owned-catskill-mountains-bread-alone-bakery/

http://www.storybench.org/journalism-schools-need-to-focus-on-data-local-news-social-media-and-business-models-here-are-some-that-are/

https://us12.campaign-archive.com/?e=a97538f47c&u=3da16cdb35a3696d18f3d5001&id=598589b563

https://whyy.org/articles/in-philly-suburbs-readers-see-more-ghost-newspapers-as-hedge-funds-cut-costs/

https://citizenlab.ca/2019/05/burned-after-reading-endless-mayflys-ephemeral-disinformation-campaign/

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/do-we-owe-it-to-society--and-ourselves--to-tune-out-the-news/2019/05/14/144c9810-70eb-11e9-9eb4-0828f5389013_story.html?noredirect=on

https://www.thedailybeast.com/the-hell-of-working-at-trumps-new-favorite-tv-channel-one-america-news-network

http://www.toledoblade.com/opinion/keithburris/2019/05/19/nuance-itself-essential-thought-conversation-conservatism-liberalism/stories/20190519039

http://www.plunderingappalachia.org/theissue.htm

IT Runs on Java 8 (veekaybee.github.io)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19877916

The Slippery Slope of In-Product Messaging (matthewstrom.com)
https://matthewstrom.com/writing/wayfinding.html
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19890247

https://popular.info/p/exclusive-how-money-flows-from-amazon?no_cover=true

http://www.toledoblade.com/local/environment/2019/05/12/great-lakes-water-levels-lake-erie-surging-higher-affect-water-quality

The town of Longmont, CO, is debating whether to add a tax to fund a public library that might include an editorially independent local newsroom
https://www.cjr.org/united_states_project/longmont-information-district-library.php

New media ventures like Vox are struggling while old media, like NYT, is flourishing because the only disruption in media happened in distribution, not content
https://www.cnbc.com/2019/05/10/disney-and-the-new-york-times-media-dinosaurs-staying-on-top.html
https://mediagazer.com/190512/p4#a190512p4

blade shaving thread
Harry’s Will Be Sold to Owner of Schick for $1.37B (nytimes.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19867560

https://www.npr.org/2019/05/09/721047827/first-listen-christone-kingfish-ingram-kingfish

Google Fights Back (stratechery.com)
https://stratechery.com/2019/google-fights-back/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19860093

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/timothybsmith/bokeh-private-independent-and-user-funded-photo-sh
https://brightpixels.blog/2019/05/bokeh-is-on-kickstarter

http://sawv.org/2019/05/05/https-ianettopicsthewebisallabouttypographyperiod.html

https://techcrunch.com/2019/05/03/how-german-and-us-authorities-took-down-the-owners-of-darknet-drug-emporium-wall-street-market/

Detroit’s LED streetlights going dark after a few years (detroitnews.com)
https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/local/detroit-city/2019/05/07/detroits-led-streetlights-going-dark-after-few-years/3650465002/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19848794

Css-only-chat: A truly monstrous async web chat using no JS on the front end (github.com) - jokey
https://github.com/kkuchta/css-only-chat
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19852105

https://paragonie.com/blog/2019/05/wordpress-5-2-mitigating-supply-chain-attacks-against-33-internet
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19845343

https://www.cjr.org/tow_center_reports/report-for-america-kentucky-chicago.php

https://www.marketgoo.com/blog/2019/04/30/why-support-indieweb/

https://thehistoryoftheweb.com/postscript/april-2019-weblog-giving-the-web-its-spirit-back/

Webstock ‘13: Mike Monteiro - How Designers Destroyed the World
https://vimeo.com/68470326 - from 2013

https://www.inkandswitch.com/local-first.html

https://medium.com/the-telegraph-engineering/improving-third-party-web-performance-at-the-telegraph-a0a1000be5 - it's amazing how clumsy it is to read posts at medium.com. sad and pathetic. medium once offered a pleasant reading experience. no more.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/peterhigh/2019/04/29/how-the-washington-post-made-its-publishing-platform-a-revenue-driver/

Python at Netflix (medium.com)
https://medium.com/netflix-techblog/python-at-netflix-bba45dae649e
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19787645

I made a smart watch from scratch (imgur.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19785841

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/facebook-chris-cox-chief-product-officer-profile-040000585.html

https://www.buzzfeed.com/alexkantrowitz/writers-have-been-trying-to-support-online-themselves-for

U.S. Web Design System 2.0 (digital.gov)
https://v2.designsystem.digital.gov/whats-new/updates/2019/04/08/introducing-uswds-2-0/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19763555

Warren Buffett Sees Most Newspapers as ‘Toast’ After Ad Decline (bloomberg.com)
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-04-23/warren-buffett-sees-most-newspapers-as-toast-after-ad-decline
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19733418

https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2019/04/29/lis-smith-buttigieg-2020-president-campaign-manager-226756

Google search only has 60% of my content from 2006 (tablix.org)
https://www.tablix.org/~avian/blog/archives/2019/02/google_index_coverage/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19762907

https://v2.designsystem.digital.gov/whats-new/updates/2019/04/08/introducing-uswds-2-0/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WAI-ARIA

https://nypost.com/2019/04/27/how-eight-bad-grandpas-pulled-off-a-daring-20-million-jewel-heist/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myers%E2%80%93Briggs_Type_Indicator

http://juliaangwin.com/

http://sawv.org/2016/04/11/jh-links-related-to-web-page-design-and-bloat.html

http://jothut.com/cgi-bin/junco.pl/relatedblogposts/10309/My-November-2012-comments-about-accessing-and-paying-for-digital-news-content

http://sawv.org/2013/10/10/jh-my-november-2012-comments-about-accessing-and-paying-for-digital-news-content.html

http://sawv.org/2017/06/22/jh-my-old-munger-hypermart-blog-from-the-early-aught-years.html

http://sawv.org/2014/02/16/jh-more-thoughts-about-journalism-feb-2014.html

http://jothut.com/cgi-bin/junco.pl/relatedblogposts/29712/The-Best-Answer-to-the-Web-vs-App-Debate-is-Both

http://jothut.com/cgi-bin/junco.pl/relatedblogposts/31574/More-thoughts-about-journalism-Feb-2014

http://jothut.com/cgi-bin/junco.pl/blogpost/31574/16Feb2014/More-thoughts-about-journalism-Feb-2014

https://www.flickr.com/photos/131621939@N03/32762198297/in/dateposted/

https://www.flickr.com/photos/131621939@N03/47652371832/in/dateposted/

http://ikiwiki.info/plugins/write/external/

An open-source collection of interview questions (counter-interview.dev)
https://counter-interview.dev/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19755607

Ask HN: Has there been any academic research into software interviewing?
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19747821

The FreedomBox enables you to control your view of the internet (zdnet.com)
https://www.zdnet.com/article/put-the-internet-back-under-your-control-with-the-freedombox/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19735676
https://olimex.wordpress.com/2019/04/22/freedombox-your-private-box-of-freedom-for-decentralizing-the-internet-and-keeping-your-privacy-away-from-the-big-brother/

Setting Up an Ad-Blocking VPN with WireGuard and Pihole (drexl.me)
https://drexl.me/guides/wireguard-pihole-vpn-setup.html
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19749069

https://longreads.com/2019/04/23/the-man-whos-going-to-save-your-grocery-store/

"James Webb Telescope will run a proprietary JS interpreter by a bankrupt company" - overreaction, misplaced confusion, ignorance.
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19737663

It's used for sequencing. Think game scripting, except for a machine. The instruments / data handling is not in JS. ... for instructions that must be human readable and machine readable, which are uploaded from ground stations, you sometimes want a scripting language like LUA or JS.

on a simpler level that i can understand, it might be like writing CouchDB views or sophisticated queries in JavaScript that get loaded into CouchDB.


Massachusetts Court Blocks Warrantless Access to Real-Time Location Data (eff.org)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19742355
https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2019/04/massachusetts-court-blocks-warrantless-access-real-time-cell-phone-location-data

http://linux.softwsp.com/netscape-navigator/

An Introduction to C and GUI Programming (raspberrypi.org)
https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/an-introduction-to-c-gui-programming-the-new-book-from-raspberry-pi-press/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19738217

Nim – Natively compiled language with hot code-reloading at runtime [video] (youtube.com)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7WgCt0Wooeo
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19738572

https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2019/04/24/the-intercept-greenwald-grim-profile-media-politics-left-liberal-226710

http://www.toledoblade.com/local/animals/2019/04/24/the-52-biggest-week-american-birding-toledo-lake-erie-birds-warblers-metroparks/stories/20190303001

https://www.niemanlab.org/2019/04/how-the-seattle-times-is-working-with-the-seattle-foundation-to-raise-millions-for-its-investigative-work/

Testing KettlePizza and Baking Steel's New Joint Pizza Oven (2013) (seriouseats.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19731068
https://www.gozney.com/us/products/home-ovens/roccbox/
https://www.fourneauoven.com/products/the-fourneau-bread-oven

I Sell Onions on the Internet (deepsouthventures.com)
https://www.deepsouthventures.com/i-sell-onions-on-the-internet/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19728132

Excerpts from Richard Stallman's talk in Mandya, India (factordaily.com)
https://factordaily.com/richard-stallman-india/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19715041

Why Turning on HTTP/2 Was a Mistake (lucidchart.com)
https://www.lucidchart.com/techblog/2019/04/10/why-turning-on-http2-was-a-mistake/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19720962

Think You’re Discreet Online? Think Again (nytimes.com)
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/21/opinion/computational-inference.html
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19715450

Ask HN: What is your money-making side project outside programming?
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19712057

Should that be a microservice? Factors to keep in mind (pivotal.io)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19708997

Agreed, microservices is literally a last resort in my book.

"Austrian government seeks to eliminate internet anonymity, with severe penalties (derstandard.at)"
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19698003

Search Benchmarking: RediSearch vs. Elasticsearch (redislabs.com)
https://redislabs.com/blog/search-benchmarking-redisearch-vs-elasticsearch/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19700784

Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Semantics and Content
https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7231

https://alistapart.com/article/nothing-fails-like-success/
http://inessential.com/2019/04/11/jeffrey_zeldman_nothing_fails_like_succe
https://www.manton.org/2019/04/12/zeldman-on-the.html
https://werd.io/2019/fixing-the-financial-dilemma-at-the-heart-of-our-broken

Post-surgical deaths in Scotland drop by a third, attributed to a checklist (bbc.co.uk)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19682451

Let’s Encrypt to transition to ISRG root (scotthelme.co.uk)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19679946
https://scotthelme.co.uk/lets-encrypt-to-transition-to-isrg-root/

Tech Industry-Funded Think Tanks Work to Overturn California Privacy Law (theintercept.com)
https://theintercept.com/2019/04/16/consumer-privacy-laws-california/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19673845

https://gomakethings.com/building-accessible-websites-and-apps-is-a-moral-obligation/

Responsible JavaScript: Part I (alistapart.com)
https://alistapart.com/article/responsible-javascript-part-1/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19664509

Stop using poison on your lawn (nytimes.com)
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/15/opinion/nature-lawns-environment.html
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19667046

Icons: Avoid temptation and start with user needs (digital.nhs.uk)
https://digital.nhs.uk/blog/transformation-blog/2019/icons-avoid-temptation-and-start-with-user-needs
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19661603

Org-mode parser in Rust (github.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19660349

Why I quit a $500K job at Amazon to work for myself
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19135399

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

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

Making email more secure with MTA-STS standard (googleblog.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19628182 - yeah right. according to google, anyway.

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

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

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

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.haroldswashputting.co.uk/about/team/phil-kenyon

Show HN: Water.css – A just-add-css collection of styles to make websites nicer (github.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19593866

https://blog.chromium.org/2019/03/chrome-lite-pages-for-faster-leaner.html

58 Bytes of CSS to look great nearly everywhere (jrl.ninja)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19607169

Public Sans – A strong, neutral typeface for text or display (digital.gov)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19607371
this page/site is blank with javascript disabled.
https://openforest.fs.usda.gov/christmas-trees/forests
in the hn thread, militant front-end javascript dinks explain why the site fails with javascript disabled.

Society Needs an Alternative Web (forbes.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19441102

http://sawv.org/2019/04/07/more-links-sun-apr-7-2019.html

OLIVETTI Valentine Typewriter Working typewriter in working order-Sottsass Design MoMA - portable manual typewriter that fits into its own metal case. fascinating. this looks to be in great shape. cost: $232.

Linux-based 4G phones with Google Assistant sold for $7 in Indonesia (tuxphones.com)
https://tuxphones.com/smart-feature-phones-revolution-kai-os/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19590428

Dieter Rams designed products to last, is horrified how we throw things away (abc.net.au)
https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-04-06/dieter-rams-the-braun-design-who-made-products-to-last-lifetime/10970850
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19590611

https://www.cjr.org/q_and_a/towleroad.php

Facebook are 'morally bankrupt liars' says New Zealand's privacy commissioner (theguardian.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19601456

http://www.toledoblade.com/local/environment/2019/04/07/wind-farms-can-be-a-cash-cow-for-communities-but-not-everyone-sold-northwest-ohio/stories/20190404119

https://mailchi.mp/pjrvs/my-biggest-writing-mistake?e=21598617ac

Why there’s so little left of the early internet (bbc.com)
http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20190401-why-theres-so-little-left-of-the-early-internet
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19562650

Jerks on the Internet: what my first DDoS taught me (sergiomattei.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19560938

A Conversation with Language Creators: Guido, James, Anders and Larry [video] (youtube.com)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=csL8DLXGNlU
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19568378

Refactoring Back End Engineering Hiring at Slack (slack.engineering)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19564786

https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/eight-years-2000-blog-posts/

https://thecity.nyc/
https://clay.nymag.com/

https://newspack.blog/2019/04/03/newspack-chooses-12-publishers-new-platform/

"Reducing notification permission prompt spam in Firefox (nightly.mozilla.org)"
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19550664

"How I Eat For Free in NYC Using Python, Automation, Artificial Intelligence, and Instagram"
https://medium.com/@chrisbuetti/how-i-eat-for-free-in-nyc-using-python-automation-artificial-intelligence-and-instagram-a5ed8a1e2a10

http://nymag.com/intelligencer/2019/04/what-was-the-washington-post-afraid-of.html

Burger King is introducing a vegetarian patty from the start-up Impossible Foods (nytimes.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19542379
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/01/technology/burger-king-impossible-whopper.html

Warp – Mobile VPN (cloudflare.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19542835https://blog.cloudflare.com/1111-warp-better-vpn/

https://github.com/DivySrivastava/leaflet

A social networking platform made using Node.js/ExpressJs/MongoDb(Mongoose)/Angluar/JQuery http://mygurukulonline.in

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