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Issue #280 // December 18, 2015 // View in your browser

Programming note: We'll be taking next week off for Christmas, but will be back the following week on New Year's Day (with an announcement you don't want to miss). Merry Christmas if you celebrate it and take care! kale

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#Favorites


The first person to hack the iPhone is building a self-driving car (and a correction from Tesla)
//bloomberg comments

How Product Hunt really works
//medium comments

Instagram's Million Dollar Bug
//exfiltrated comments

Move Fast and Fix Things
//githubengineering comments

Plan to throw one away
//garethrees comments

Onboarding teardowns
//useronboard comments

The Jacob’s Ladder of Coding
//medium comments

Unofficial guide to dotfiles on GitHub
//github comments

To predict the future 1/3 of you need to be crazy
//steveblank comments

Inside Google's Deep Dreams project
//medium comments

#Show HN


Koel: A personal music streaming server //github comments

Anki – a program which makes remembering things easy //ankisrs comments

Kinto – open-source alternative to Firebase and Parse //readthedocs comments

Bash Academy //www comments

Pebble Seizure Detect //github comments

Fieldbook: Lightweight DB with a Spreadsheet UI and a REST API //fieldbook comments

AirBar: Brings touch to PCs – works with gloves/paintbrush //air comments

The new Windria – 2-5km precision wind forecasts //windria comments

#Code


Yahoo open sources Anthelion web crawler for parsing structured data //github comments

Shem: A Haskell-Derived Compile-to-JavaScript Lisp //github comments

What the web platform can learn from Node.js: The Darwinism of small modules //atlassian comments

#Design


A Collection of CSS Tips //github comments

How the Universal Symbols for Escalators, Restrooms, and Transport Were Designed //atlasobscura comments

#Learn


Erdstall //wikipedia comments

Milwaukee Protocol //wikipedia comments

#Books


What You Believe Affects What You Achieve //gatesnotes comments

Elm by Example //elm-by-example comments

Old Book Illustrations //oldbookillustrations comments

#Watching


John Romero Shares PC “Super Mario Bros. 3” Demo Video //gamasutra comments

3D Time-Lapse Reconstruction from Internet Photos //washington comments

Hiking for Emails //vimeo comments

Drone Light Painting //asctec comments

#Working


I am Peter Roberts, an immigration lawyer who does work for YC and startups. AMA //ycombinator comments

Everyone’s been rejected – these are our stories //rejected comments

#Fun


I included emoji in my password and now I can't log in to my Account on Yosemite //stackexchange comments

Martin Shkreli Arrested on Securities Fraud Charges //bloomberg comments

Numerai – A global AI tournament to predict the stock market //numer comments