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1. Goodreads plans to retire API access, disables existing API keys (joealcorn.co.uk)
869 points by buttscicles 3 months ago | hide | 422 comments
2. U.S. Treasury breached by hackers backed by foreign government – sources (reuters.com)
773 points by re_re 3 months ago | hide | 363 comments
3. If-then-else had to be invented (github.com/ericfischer)
414 points by fanf2 3 months ago | hide | 248 comments
4. Ask HN: Was 20% time a good policy for Google's working culture?
406 points by swyx 3 months ago | hide | 304 comments
5. Show HN: An anti-book recommendation tool, to help you escape your echo chamber (abooklikefoo.com)
344 points by padolsey 3 months ago | hide | 254 comments
6. Why radio receivers won’t tune 800-900 MHz (computer.rip)
439 points by jtakkala 3 months ago | hide | 165 comments
7. Hypercore protocol: a distributed (P2P) append-only log (hypercore-protocol.org)
203 points by thinkmassive 3 months ago | hide | 47 comments
8. Sharrows, the bicycle infrastructure that doesn’t work and nobody wants (macwright.com)
301 points by Tomte 3 months ago | hide | 400 comments
9. The fraying of the U.S. global currency reserve system (lynalden.com)
348 points by paulsb 3 months ago | hide | 344 comments
10. The State of Linux Debuggers (scattered-thoughts.net)
237 points by pyb 3 months ago | hide | 154 comments
11. Norman Abramson has died (nytimes.com)
167 points by bookofjoe 3 months ago | hide | 20 comments
12. OSv – Linux binary compatible unikernel for virtualized environments (github.com/cloudius-systems)
155 points by peter_d_sherman 3 months ago | hide | 64 comments
13. The Piet-GPU Vision (github.com/linebender)
123 points by adwn 4 months ago | hide | 38 comments
14. MicroStrategy's Bitcoin Debt Bet (kevinrooke.com)
193 points by 123six 3 months ago | hide | 379 comments
15. Ramstein air base in Germany experiences potential incoming missile scare (thedrive.com)
146 points by SEJeff 3 months ago | hide | 85 comments
16. Re: Flex Dance: open-source dance pad (reflex.dance)
113 points by kadoban 3 months ago | hide | 37 comments
17. Zig 0.7.1 Released – 69 bugs fixed (ziglang.org)
188 points by todsacerdoti 3 months ago | hide | 98 comments
18. To listen well, get curious (benkuhn.net)
185 points by axiomdata316 3 months ago | hide | 37 comments
19. Imgdiff: Faster than the fastest pixel-by-pixel image difference tool (github.com/n7olkachev)
181 points by dcu 3 months ago | hide | 62 comments
20. Writing a Memory Allocator (2019) (dmitrysoshnikov.com)
170 points by DyslexicAtheist 3 months ago | hide | 40 comments
21. New UK police speed gun can read license plates from half a mile away at night (thedrive.com)
123 points by ourmandave 3 months ago | hide | 512 comments
22. Risk-First Software Development (riskfirst.org)
135 points by bobm_kite9 3 months ago | hide | 40 comments
23. Bulk loading into PostgreSQL: Options and comparison (highgo.ca)
112 points by eatonphil 3 months ago | hide | 28 comments
24. Why software ends up complex (alexgaynor.net)
188 points by kiyanwang 3 months ago | hide | 168 comments
25. Lessons learned from creating a rich-text editor with real-time collab (2018) (ckeditor.com)
87 points by monroewalker 3 months ago | hide | 16 comments
26. If you can't play the new VR version of Myst, why not play the Apple II demake (deater.net)
127 points by deater 3 months ago | hide | 27 comments
27. Hyperbeam: A 1-1 E2E encrypted internet pipe powered by Hyperswarm (github.com/mafintosh)
132 points by thinkmassive 3 months ago | hide | 21 comments
28. The HP-35 (codex99.com)
110 points by tonyedgecombe 3 months ago | hide | 62 comments
29. Casio Graphing Scientific Calculator Fx-9860GIII Comes with MicroPython (casio.com)
139 points by pjmlp 3 months ago | hide | 122 comments
30. Kevin Kelly on Why Technology Has a Will (palladiummag.com)
71 points by imartin2k 4 months ago | hide | 25 comments

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