OBS Studio: Open-source software for video recording and live streaming

OBS (Open Broadcaster Software) is free and open source software for video recording and live streaming. Stream to Twitch, YouTube and many other providers or record your own videos with high quality H264 / AAC encoding.

SteamCAD – 2D CAD especially designed to draw steam locomotives

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Ask HN: Who is hiring? (April 2020)

Lateral | Berlin, Germany | Onsite (currently temporarily remote) | Full-time | https://lateral.io/ Lateral, a machine learning startup, is looking for a front-end developer and a junior back-end developer to join our growing team. We are creating production ...

How Bad Antitrust Enforcers Kill People

Hi, Welcome to BIG, a newsletter about the politics of monopoly. If you’d like to sign up, you can do so here. Or just read on… Today I’m going to offer a few thoughts about why we lack medical supplies, based off an excellent story in the New York Times on a merger of two ventilator producers.

A Smart Plan to End the U.S. Lockdown Arrives Just in Time

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How many jobs can be done at home? [pdf]

vehicles, mechanized devices, or equipment” is very important to that occupation’s performance, we determine that the occupation cannot be performed from home.1 We merge this classificationof working entirely from home, neglecting many characteristics ...

Ask HN: Who wants to be hired? (April 2020)

Front-End Angular Developer Technologies: HTML, CSS, Sass/SCSS, DOM, JavaScript, ES6/7/8, TypeScript, JSON, AJAX, HTTP, Web APIs, RESTful APIs, Bootstrap, Angular, RxJS, NgRx, Ionic, Angular Material, Wijmo, Karma, Jasmine, Protractor

How to SSH Properly

There’s no denying that SSH is the de factotool for *nix server administration. It ’s far from perfect, but it was designed with security in mind and there ’s been a huge amount of tooling written over the years to make it easier to use. In ...

Show HN: Time Cop – A simple, private, open-source time tracking app

Keep track of tasks with multiple parallel timers that can be started with the tap of a button Localized in several languages (thanks to Google Translate): English, Arabic, German, Spanish, French, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, ...

An Overview of Bayesian Inference (2019)

A few weeks ago I wrote about Kuhn’s theory of paradigm shifts and how it relates to Bayesian inference. In this post I want to back up a little bit and explain what Bayesian inference is, and eventually rediscover the idea of a paradigm shift just from understanding how Bayesian inference works.

The Web is the Next Platform (1995)

I started working full-time on what became Internet Explorer 1.0 in early October, 1994, grew the engineering team to 67 individuals by the time we shipped IE 3.0 in August, 1996, and got very little sleep (I worked 80-100 hours/week for 17 of the 22 months I led the IE team). There were (naturally) a…

Finite State Machines in Forth (1995)

Formatted 17 April 1995. Revised 25 May 1995 Revised 11 June 1995 J.V. Noble Institute for Nuclear and Particle Physics University of Virginia Charlottesville, Virginia 22901 Certain programming problems are difficult to solve ...

T-Mobile officially completes merger with Sprint, CEO John Legere steps down

After months of regulatory maneuvering, T-Mobile and Sprint officially completed their $26 billion merger today. The new combined parent company is called T-Mobile and will now trade on the Nasdaq under the ticker symbol TMUS with Sprint no longer trading on the NYSE. For consumers, it will...

GiveCampus (YC S15) is hiring senior engineers

We are looking for a brilliant and energetic Full Stack Engineer to join GiveCampus and help us take the platform to the next level. This individual will be a key member of our team, making technical decisions that will shape the company’s future. We want someone who can hit the ground running...

A cold outreach strategy that works

They were building a one-year data science training program with a rockstar team of entrepreneurs, technologists, and educators. However, there was a big problem. I didn't have connections to any employees and they weren't hiring.

New X-ray technique images soft-tissue tumors clearer than MRI

Generally, X-rays are used to examine bones, while MRI and ultrasound are used to look at softer tissues. But an emerging method is adapting X-ray to image soft tissue, so that its higher resolution can reveal tumors or other problems earlier ...

Saudi Arabia ripped off my open-source app and published it on the App Store

I developed a Coronavirus tracker app for iOS and macOS and open-sourced the project on GitHub [1]. I tried to publish the app on the App Store, but it got rejected by Apple because it's not from a health organization [2].

Improving Audio Quality in Duo with WaveNetEQ

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Restarts in Common Lisp

I have been reading Practical Common Lispby Peter Seibel over the weekend, which is an excellent introduction to Common Lisp, showcasing its power by writing real programs. If you are interested in Lisp or programming languages at all, I recommend ...

NASA at Home: activities for children home from school

NASA at Home: Let NASA bring the universe into your home.

Editors believed their magazines could change lives

In the 1890s, empire building was in the air in New York, and magazine editors succumbed to the craze. As President Theodore Rooseveltsent troops to Cuba and the Philippines, the magazine men —they were nearly all men —had quieter plans to extend ...

State Machines in Rust

Every now and then I like to think about topics that don't directly relate to my daily work. One of those topics has been parsers: back in January I wrote about byte-ordered stream parsingand how I think we can improve streaming parsing in Rust ...

In World War I, British Biplanes Had Wireless Phones in the Cockpit

As soon as the first humanswent up in hot air balloons in the late 1700s, military strategists saw the tantalizing possibilities of aerial reconnaissance. Imagine being able to spot enemy movements and artillery from on high —even better if you could ...

Layout-Isolated Components

The move to component-based development has enabled a large number of really incredible improvements to tools and the front-end ecosystem as a whole. Remember when we were building our apps as a set of screens and pages instead of thinking in components? ...

The Collective Body: Russian experiments in life after death

“ Istand against confiscatory taxes, totalitarian collectives, and the ideology of the inevitability of the death of every individual, ”venture capitalist Peter Thiel declared in his 2009 essay “The Education of a Libertarian. ”His opposition to ...

Ask HN: Freelancer? Seeking freelancer? (April 2020)

Please lead with either SEEKING WORK or SEEKING FREELANCER, your location, and whether remote work is a possibility. SEEKING WORK Willing to relocate: Not right now (just had a baby), but probably in about a year

I'm building a SaaS for just one person

Well, it’s a few days since the end of the Seven Day SaaS challenge, and I think I’m finally starting to recover from the 90ish hour week I pulled to build an app and work my full-time day job simultaneously.

Launch HN: Global Belly (YC W20) – Helping influencers launch their own products

Ankita and Madhuri here from Global Belly ( https://globalbelly.com/). We built a platform that helps influencers launch their own custom line of products. By 'influencers' we mean creators who have loyal and engaged audiences on social media ...

Remote Work: Hiring, recruiting, and essential tools

01:46 Meet Shogun, the e-commerce page builder  19:43 How to legally hire remote candidates  22:05 Onboarding remote employees I guess we're all working remotely right now, so who better to sit down with than a team that is the best at remote work ...

Image Communication on Short Waves (2011)

I'd like to introduce the e-book for ham radio operators and radio listeners interested in special communication modes for image transmission – SSTV, radio facsimile (WEFAX) and digital SSTV (HamDRM).