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1. Hash collision in Apple NeuralHash model (github.com/asuharietygvar)
1389 points by sohkamyung 5 months ago | hide | 696 comments
2. Asking nicely for root command execution and getting it (rachelbythebay.com)
589 points by TangerineDream 5 months ago | hide | 137 comments
3. SEC charges Netflix insider trading ring (sec.gov)
550 points by hhs 5 months ago | hide | 387 comments
4. 1800s Astronomical Drawings vs. NASA Images (2016) (nypl.org)
289 points by dredmorbius 5 months ago | hide | 71 comments
5. Apple is suing smartphone emulation software startup Corellium (technologyreview.com)
602 points by webmobdev 5 months ago | hide | 107 comments
6. Richard Bartle releases his classic “Designing Virtual Worlds” book for free (nwn.blogs.com)
424 points by Kroeler 5 months ago | hide | 57 comments
7. Terrorist watchlist exposed via misconfigured Elasticsearch cluster (bleepingcomputer.com)
439 points by david_shaw 5 months ago | hide | 252 comments
8. Launch HN: Govly (YC S21) – Making it easier to sell to the U.S. government
274 points by mikeweiland 5 months ago | hide | 112 comments
9. German parliament pens letter to Apple with concerns over CSAM detection system (9to5mac.com)
430 points by Darthy 5 months ago | hide | 80 comments
10. Convert Apple NeuralHash model for CSAM Detection to ONNX (github.com/asuharietygvar)
505 points by homarp 5 months ago | hide | 178 comments
11. Canada calls screen scraping ‘unsecure,’ sets Open Banking target for 2023 (finledger.com)
349 points by exotree 5 months ago | hide | 248 comments
12. Show HN: I built an AI art installation at home generating new pieces on the fly (github.com/maxvfischer)
399 points by mfi 5 months ago | hide | 153 comments
13. The Quest for Very Wide Outlines (bgolus.medium.com)
151 points by todsacerdoti 5 months ago | hide | 19 comments
14. Launch HN: Flow Club (YC S21) – Virtual co-working space for focused work
184 points by rickyyean 5 months ago | hide | 75 comments
15. Elm at Rakuten (rakuten.today)
281 points by dragonsh 5 months ago | hide | 172 comments
16. Ask HN: Google is confusing me with others in a harmful way – what can I do?
964 points by AndreaVass 5 months ago | hide | 282 comments
17. Xerox Alto Emulator (loomcom.com)
158 points by hsnewman 5 months ago | hide | 47 comments
18. Apple defends anti-child abuse imagery tech after claims of ‘hash collisions’ (vice.com)
361 points by nickthegreek 5 months ago | hide | 450 comments
19. B-Trees: More Than I Thought I'd Want to Know (benjamincongdon.me)
239 points by todsacerdoti 5 months ago | hide | 63 comments
20. The Big Sleep: The most baffling film ever made? (bbc.com)
145 points by DrNuke 5 months ago | hide | 154 comments
21. Show HN: Pop.com – pair programming with low-latency, Screenhero-style sharing (pop.com)
225 points by jsherwani 5 months ago | hide | 125 comments
22. Reverse-engineering a vintage power supply chip from die photos (righto.com)
137 points by picture 5 months ago | hide | 39 comments
23. Modern LZ Compression (2019) (glinscott.github.io)
122 points by imadr 5 months ago | hide | 44 comments
24. Time to retire the CSV? (bitsondisk.com)
215 points by asicsp 5 months ago | hide | 567 comments
25. Using a laser to blast away a Bayer filter array from a CCD (hackaday.com)
145 points by _Microft 5 months ago | hide | 38 comments
26. Red Ventures has turned very specific advice into very big business (nytimes.com)
167 points by SirLJ 5 months ago | hide | 134 comments
27. T-Mobile: Breach Exposed SSN/DOB of 40M+ People (krebsonsecurity.com)
327 points by todsacerdoti 5 months ago | hide | 266 comments
28. Wgpu-0.10 released: WebGPU implementation now in pure Rust (gfx-rs.github.io)
216 points by kvark 5 months ago | hide | 83 comments
29. Slow Electricity: The Return of DC Power? (2016) (lowtechmagazine.com)
86 points by lispython 5 months ago | hide | 230 comments
30. Ask HN: What Apple alternatives are you switching to?
529 points by ByteWelder 5 months ago | hide | 470 comments

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