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1. Demoscene accepted as UNESCO cultural heritage in Germany (demoscene-the-art-of-coding.net)
1107 points by quakeguy 89 days ago | hide | 136 comments
2. Undocumented x86 instructions in Intel CPUs that can modify microcode (twitter.com/_markel___)
443 points by BlackLotus89 89 days ago | hide | 134 comments
3. Speeding up SQL queries by orders of magnitude using UNION (foxhound.systems)
402 points by tate 88 days ago | hide | 156 comments
4. The Invention of a New Pasta Shape (kottke.org)
446 points by dgellow 89 days ago | hide | 181 comments
5. My self-study plan for electrical engineering (i-kh.net)
369 points by bucket2015 88 days ago | hide | 134 comments
6. Learning Machine Learning for Game Development (googleblog.com)
271 points by atg_abhishek 89 days ago | hide | 65 comments
7. Nobody designs for small iPhone devices anymore (lwgmnz.me)
466 points by dirtylowprofile 89 days ago | hide | 258 comments
8. Mac SE/30 logicboard recreation (68kmla.org)
207 points by zdw 3 months ago | hide | 55 comments
9. How to Study Mathematics (2017) (uh.edu)
248 points by qnsi 88 days ago | hide | 73 comments
10. Why use old computers and operating systems? (ankarstrom.se)
167 points by hutrdvnj 3 months ago | hide | 142 comments
11. Georgian African American newspapers from 1886-1926 now available freely online (usg.edu)
182 points by DoreenMichele 89 days ago | hide | 40 comments
12. Cistercian Numerals (wikipedia.org)
149 points by DyslexicAtheist 89 days ago | hide | 66 comments
13. Differential Datalog (github.com/vmware)
231 points by maximilianroos 3 months ago | hide | 62 comments
14. Senior Engineers Build Consensus (2019) (hyperbo.la)
205 points by p4lindromica 3 months ago | hide | 115 comments
15. My Dad Published Lolita (lithub.com)
143 points by deepbow 89 days ago | hide | 72 comments
16. Young Goldman Sachs bankers ask for 80-hour week cap (bbc.com)
313 points by wheybags 89 days ago | hide | 392 comments
17. I don't care about cookies (i-dont-care-about-cookies.eu)
249 points by LegitGandalf 89 days ago | hide | 187 comments
18. SubX: A minimalist assembly language for a subset of the x86 ISA (2019) (github.com/akkartik)
93 points by peter_d_sherman 88 days ago | hide | 29 comments
19. AI and Drug Discovery: Attacking the Right Problems (blogs.sciencemag.org)
101 points by mhb 89 days ago | hide | 34 comments
20. Stompenberg FX: Demo and play over 150 pedals live via the internet (thomann.de)
160 points by Chirono 3 months ago | hide | 46 comments
21. Skylab: The Myth of the Mutiny in Space (bbc.co.uk)
147 points by vijayr02 89 days ago | hide | 28 comments
22. Glacial – Microcoded RISC-V core designed for low FPGA resource utilization (github.com/brouhaha)
78 points by peter_d_sherman 88 days ago | hide | 51 comments
23. Cranelift, Part 3: Correctness in Register Allocation (cfallin.org)
101 points by lukastyrychtr 89 days ago | hide | 9 comments
24. CFTC Orders Coinbase Inc. To Pay $6.5M Penalty (cftc.gov)
170 points by TylerE 89 days ago | hide | 141 comments
25. Mouse plague grows to biblical proportions across eastern Australia (theguardian.com)
153 points by YeGoblynQueenne 89 days ago | hide | 141 comments
26. In Praise of the Unambiguous Click Menu (css-tricks.com)
203 points by sandebert 89 days ago | hide | 104 comments
27. Cherokee Numerals (mitpress.mit.edu)
91 points by horseradish 89 days ago | hide | 33 comments
28. One-Shot Free-View Neural Talking-Head Synthesis for Video Conferencing (nvlabs.github.io)
126 points by kevinak 89 days ago | hide | 29 comments
29. Open Application Model – An open standard for defining cloud native apps (oam.dev)
67 points by geordee 3 months ago | hide | 46 comments
30. The Complexity of a WW II P-47 Thunderbolt’s Powerplant (2015) (lynceans.org)
98 points by philipkglass 88 days ago | hide | 71 comments

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