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1. Remote work is reshaping San Francisco, as tech workers flee and rents fall (wsj.com)
719 points by tempsy 7 months ago | hide | 1069 comments
2. I fear App Review is getting too powerful (2015) [pdf] (house.gov)
985 points by atarian 7 months ago | hide | 357 comments
3. What’s Flying Above Us? (skycircl.es)
544 points by zuhayeer 7 months ago | hide | 162 comments
4. Apple expands independent repair program to Mac after US antitrust investigation (techcrunch.com)
439 points by irontinkerer 7 months ago | hide | 220 comments
5. Apple, Epic, and the App Store (stratechery.com)
508 points by kaboro 7 months ago | hide | 762 comments
6. Apple to kill Epic’s accounts on Friday the 28th (twitter.com/epicnewsroom)
699 points by MBCook 7 months ago | hide | 945 comments
7. Death Valley soars to 130 degrees, Earth’s highest temperature since 1931 (washingtonpost.com)
353 points by jbegley 7 months ago | hide | 223 comments
8. Launch HN: Batch (YC S20) – Replays for event-driven systems
154 points by dsies 7 months ago | hide | 58 comments
9. Microsoft Put Off Fixing Zero Day for 2 Years (krebsonsecurity.com)
436 points by todsacerdoti 7 months ago | hide | 169 comments
10. Next-Generation IBM POWER10 Processor (ibm.com)
377 points by mbrobbel 7 months ago | hide | 260 comments
11. Response to Google open letter (accc.gov.au)
375 points by ajdlinux 7 months ago | hide | 318 comments
12. Karpathy's MinGPT (github.com/karpathy)
374 points by aliabd 7 months ago | hide | 102 comments
13. Google: Open Letter to Australians (about.google)
452 points by skissane 7 months ago | hide | 415 comments
14. Artificial eyespots on cattle reduce predation by large carnivores (nature.com)
254 points by dsr12 7 months ago | hide | 139 comments
15. Mindfulness and meditation can worsen depression and anxiety (newscientist.com)
340 points by ingve 7 months ago | hide | 288 comments
16. Pure Skill Minesweeper (andrewt.net)
282 points by ColinWright 7 months ago | hide | 99 comments
17. A 35-year-old bug in Patch found in efforts to restore 29-year-old BSD (bsdimp.blogspot.com)
238 points by fanf2 7 months ago | hide | 32 comments
18. We should discuss soil as much as coal (2019) (gatesnotes.com)
200 points by hkh 7 months ago | hide | 128 comments
19. Linux PinePhone has physical kill switches for its cameras, mic, data, BT, Wi-Fi (androidpolice.com)
282 points by ashitlerferad 7 months ago | hide | 146 comments
20. The Computational Limits of Deep Learning (arxiv.org)
168 points by ozdave 7 months ago | hide | 73 comments
21. Understanding Recursive Queries in PostgreSQL (cybertec-postgresql.com)
168 points by fdr 7 months ago | hide | 43 comments
22. A look at the J language: the fine line between genius and insanity (2012) (scottlocklin.wordpress.com)
159 points by tosh 7 months ago | hide | 68 comments
23. Art of chording (artofchording.com)
194 points by sieste 7 months ago | hide | 88 comments
24. XCSSET Mac Malware infects Xcode projects, performs UXSS attack on browsers (trendmicro.com)
175 points by wincent 7 months ago | hide | 53 comments
25. Spinning Up in Deep RL (openai.com)
205 points by samrohn 7 months ago | hide | 50 comments
26. Rolling blackouts in California have power experts stumped (nytimes.com)
189 points by jqcoffey 7 months ago | hide | 342 comments
27. Nerves – Elixir Platform for IoT (nerves-project.org)
220 points by rurban 7 months ago | hide | 53 comments
28. A $10B Experimental City Nearly Got Built in Rural Minnesota (2018) (smithsonianmag.com)
108 points by aww_dang 7 months ago | hide | 133 comments
29. How the Black Sea shaped the ancient Mediterranean world (historytoday.com)
108 points by apollinaire 7 months ago | hide | 30 comments
30. Are CRDTs suitable for shared editing? (kevinjahns.de)
170 points by signa11 7 months ago | hide | 43 comments

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