Buffnet Reader

Thu, Apr 09 11:00 AM (( "xkcd.com" ))

New Sports System

Thu, Apr 09 11:00 AM (( "Skillet" ))

Clean Your Damn Condiments
Up Your Homemade Bread Game With Baker's Percentages

Thu, Apr 09 11:01 AM (( "Unwinnable" ))

Movies Could Be More Boring
New Kid on Earth

Thu, Apr 09 11:01 AM (( "hack a day" ))

What Does a Dependable Open Source Ventilator Look Like?
Decentralized Privacy-Preserving Proximity Tracing
Adding RGB To A CRT
Warm Up to Cooking With a Recipe-Randomizing Toaster
The Libre Space Foundation Reviews Software Defined Radios
Teardown Of Oddball Night Vision Shows Off Retro-futuristic Vibe
Impressive Lever-Press Espresso Machine Has Finesse

Thu, Apr 09 11:01 AM (( "Sara Bozich" ))

Weekend Roundup: Pandemic Edition 4.0

Thu, Apr 09 11:03 AM (( "Reuters: Oddly Enough" ))

Novelty toilet roll cakes keep Finnish baker in business

Thu, Apr 09 11:03 AM (( "Reuters: Science News" ))

Atomic bombs and whale sharks: How to calculate age of world's largest fish

Thu, Apr 09 11:03 AM (( "Reuters: Sports News" ))

Top Swiss court upholds prosecutor's removal from soccer corruption probe
Formula One faces new reality amid coronavirus crisis: Todt
On this day: Died April 10, 2015: Richie Benaud, cricketer and broadcaster
Suspension of Olympic qualification gets cool reception
Coach Smith: All Senators recovered from COVID-19
NFL notebook: Brady talks Patriots departure
Woods and caddie sued by spectator over alleged 2018 incident
Report: Chiefs add ex-Raiders RB Washington
Formula One considering closed races once season starts
Nicklaus: Fall Masters should favor McIlroy
Winston flattered to be unseated by 'G.O.A.T' Brady in Tampa
Bradys donate 750,000 meals to Tampa area
Athletics: Sweden's European cross-country champion Fsiha fails dope test
Snooker: Hearn to return home after successful surgery following heart attack
Contador and Nadal auction memorabilia for Spanish Red Cross
Brady saw possible New England exit prior to last season
Suspicious match alerts up due to coronavirus shutdown - TIU
Brady to Stern: 'I never cared about legacy'
Infantino talks of different football, but what might it look like?
Esports: Super League Triathlon enlists top athletes to compete in Zwift Classics

Thu, Apr 09 11:03 AM (( "Hacker News" ))

Yelp lays off 1000, furloughs 1100
Fed to Buy Junk Bonds, CLOs and Lend to States in New Stimulus
Swift: Google’s Bet on Differentiable Programming
Redux – Not Dead Yet
A long view of globalisation in short: The agricultural revolution
Writer: An Open Digital Typewriter (2018)
For 40 Years, This Russian Family Was Cut Off from All Human Contact (2013)
First-ever photo proof of powerful jet emerging from colliding galaxies
AutoDapp: a proposal to decentralize existing web apps
Microsoft Teams breaks daily record with 2.7B meeting minutes, tops high by 200%
Timely Dataflow in Fifteen Minutes [video]
Cofactor Explained: Clearing Elliptic Curves' dirty little secret
Scheme.forth.jl: Scheme in Forth in Julia
DeltaPy–More Than 50+ Feature Engineering Techniques in Python
New Google SRE book: Building Secure and Reliable Systems
A web API to models of Van Allen Belt radiation
Why Explore the Moon
I graduated into the dot com bust as a programmer and made it – you will too
Myst Almost Couldn't Run on CD-ROM [video]
Why I’m Leaving Elm
Ask HN: Resources to learn basic UI layout design for React apps
Tell HN: Cisco WebEx on OS X uses the same pre-installer tricks as Zoom
Japan to Fund Firms to Shift Production Out of China
Migrating ZooKeeper into Kubernetes
Lessons in Managing Haskell Memory
I can't keep up with idiomatic Rust
OYO furloughs thousands of employees as revenue drops by over 50%
The Fabulous Forgotten Life of Vita Sackville-West
Launch HN: Paragon (YC W20) – Visually Build API Workflows
Jitsi Meet features update

Thu, Apr 09 11:03 AM (( "Reuters: Technology News" ))

France rules Google must pay news firms for content
Tesla's China sales hit record high in March: industry association
Takeaway shares soar as orders recover from lockdown dip
U.S. Senate tells members to avoid Zoom over data security concerns: FT
Chinese online retailers offer discounts on iPhone 11 as country recovers from coronavirus
Zoom hires ex-Facebook security chief as Google bans desktop app
U.S. senators question Amazon CEO about firing of warehouse protest leader
As delivery workers emerge as frontline soldiers, India's government warms to e-commerce
German foreign ministry restricts use of Zoom over security concerns
U.S. approves Google request to use segment of U.S.-Asia undersea cable
U.S., UK cyber officials say state-backed hackers taking advantage of outbreak
Google bans Zoom software from employee laptops
Google gifts two-months access to Stadia Pro as gamers stay at home
Italy working on coronavirus tracing app to help lockdown exit

Thu, Apr 09 11:03 AM (( "BBC News - World" ))

Coronavirus: Spain PM sees 'fire coming under control'
Coronavirus: WHO chief and Taiwan in row over 'racist' comments
Coronavirus: US weekly jobless claims hit 6.6 million
Coronavirus in Suifenhe: Remote border town locks down as China opens up
Coronavirus fuels a surge in fake medicines
Coronavirus: EU could fail over outbreak, warns Italy's Giuseppe Conte
Coronavirus: WHO chief urges end to 'politicisation' of virus
Coronavirus: Christians face lockdown for Easter
Mysteries of decorated ostrich eggs in British Museum revealed
Virus could push half a billion people into poverty
Yemen war: Coalition ceasefire to help combat coronavirus begins
Coronavirus: Financial crisis 'on steroids' looms for EU leaders
Coronavirus: Two US towns, two very different experiences
Will we ever take cruise holidays again?
Coronavirus in Africa: Emergency laws v individual rights
What was the best year for music?
Coronavirus: Learn how Wuhan dealt with the lockdown
Coronavirus: Italy might relax some measures
Coronavirus: How Russia's ballet wasn't shut down despite lockdown
Coronavirus: The teenagers still learning during lockdown
Coronavirus: Why are football teams in Belarus still playing?