The hottest Holidays Substack posts right now

And their main takeaways
Top Culture Topics
Rhea's Substack β€’ 254 HN points β€’ 30 Mar 24
  1. The recent discovery of a backdoor in the xz/liblzma tarball raises concerns about trust in the free software ecosystem.
  2. Analyzing the time patterns of code commits can reveal valuable insights about a developer's work habits and potential attempts at deception.
  3. Changing time zones to manipulate commit timestamps can be a deceptive tactic in software development, but inconsistencies can ultimately reveal the truth.
Cosmographia β€’ 219 implied HN points β€’ 18 Mar 23
  1. The post discusses a trip to Japan for the Rugby World Cup, highlighting experiences like watching rugby and visiting temples.
  2. It mentions transformative experiences in Japan and Africa, suggesting that travel can be a source of personal growth and change.
  3. The content is available for paid subscribers, indicating exclusive access to more travel stories and insights.
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