news, !paper / hn digest   2024-07-21

871 Joe Biden stands down as Democratic candidate / twitter.com/JoeBiden / 1444
636 So you think you know box shadows? / dgerrells.com / 89
437 What is the significance of the character "j" at the end of a Roman Numeral? (2013) / genealogy.stackexchange.com / 167
363 rr – record and replay debugger for C/C++ / rr-project.org / 123
264 User returns after 100k-hours ban to continue conversation that got them banned / pcgamer.com / 131
246 Pin / without.boats / 38
239 Intel says 13th and 14th Gen mobile CPUs are crashing / tomshardware.com / 140
232 When ChatGPT summarises, it does nothing of the kind / ea.rna.nl / 155
225 Jiff: A brand new Datetime library for Rust, from the author of ripgrep / github.com/BurntSushi / 73
178 Glisp: Graphical Lisp / glisp.app / 10
175 "Any sufficiently bad software update is indistinguishable from a cyberattack" / twitter.com/leighhoneywell / 117
174 txtai: Open-source vector search and RAG for minimalists / neuml.github.io / 28
172 James C. Scott, author of Seeing Like a State, has died / nitter.poast.org / 33
132 PgManage: Modern, cross platform graphical database client / github.com/commandprompt / 50
126 Trench collapses have killed hundreds of workers in the US over the last decade / text.npr.org / 146
116 Zettlr: One-Stop Publication Workbench / zettlr.com / 21
112 A brief history of Dell Unix (2008) / notes.technologists.com / 11
111 Show HN: Moocable – find people studying the same online course/book / moocable.com / 29
109 Mining JIT traces for missing optimizations with Z3 / pypy.org / 38
108 Apollo DN10000: Quad CPU/128Mb RAM workstation from 1988 [pdf] / jim.rees.org / 68
108 How to Become a Registrar / icann.org / 33
106 The data that powers AI is disappearing fast / nytimes.com / 165

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