HN Links - Tue, May 19, 2020

Nearly 40% of Icelanders are using a Covid app, but it hasn’t helped much (technologyreview.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23204410

If I could bring one thing back to the internet it would be blogs (tttthis.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23203699

Emotionally Expressive Text to Speech (sonantic.io)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23200597

Turf war: Detroit Mower Gang competes in 12-hour playground cleanup (detroitnews.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23207396

Show HN: XP.css – Windows XP CSS file and framework for building GUIs (botoxparty.github.io)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23205579

State of Loom (java.net)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23201559


Ask HN: What is the best way to target restaurants and small businesses?
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23202415

We are a chatbot startup, targeting restaurants and other small businesses, brick and mortar that might be affected by covid19.

What is the best way to target these businesses, specially that many of them are closing down? We want to help them sell through our delivery system.


Common *nix commands written in Rust (gcollazo.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23206551

Our restaurants are failing. Why should food delivery apps thrive? (latimes.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23204225

Swift 5.3 Will Be Supported on Windows and Additional Linux Distributions (infoq.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23198914

How Etsy became America’s unlikeliest breadbasket (wsj.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23205921


Show HN: Hacker News Dark Mode (jgthms.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23203347

FDA halts coronavirus testing program backed by Bill Gates (nytimes.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23204586

Malicious tweets targeting epilepsy charity trigger seizures (theguardian.com)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23205913 - 0 comments
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2020/may/15/malicious-tweets-targeting-epilepsy-charity-trigger-seizures

WebAssembly COBOL Pong (moxon6.github.io)
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23189918