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1. People Aren’t Dumb, the World Is Hard (freakonomics.com)
859 points by dctoedt 5 days ago | 425 comments
2. Where grep came from [video] (youtube.com)
249 points by signa11 10 days ago | 59 comments
3. FBI would rather prosecutors drop cases than disclose stingray details (2015) (arstechnica.com)
230 points by fgeorgy 15 days ago | 53 comments
4. Reverse Engineering Instruments’ File Format (jamie-wong.com)
87 points by phleet 33 days ago | 8 comments
5. Why did I spend 1.5 months creating a Gameboy emulator? (2017) (rekawek.eu)
617 points by tosh 55 days ago | 95 comments
6. The Power of Prolog (metalevel.at)
480 points by tosh 57 days ago | 158 comments
7. Doug Engelbart's advice to a young software developer [video] (youtube.com)
183 points by DonHopkins 57 days ago | 39 comments
8. The memory models that underlie programming languages (2016) (canonical.org)
177 points by bshanks 60 days ago | 35 comments
9. AstroNavigation – A free course (vanderbilt.edu)
299 points by jweir 73 days ago | 38 comments
10. SCOXENIX 2.2 FLOPPIES disk images (archive.org)
33 points by basicplus2 73 days ago | 16 comments
11. The Rise and Fall of Thinking Machines (1995) (inc.com)
103 points by rbanffy 77 days ago | 53 comments
12. Nintendo's secretive creative process (theguardian.com)
161 points by gyre007 80 days ago | 51 comments
13. Programming Bottom-Up (1993) (paulgraham.com)
127 points by ibobev 82 days ago | 64 comments
14. The Race to Save the Axolotl (jstor.org)
156 points by onychomys 83 days ago | 45 comments
15. The Art of Picking Intel Registers (2003) (swansontec.com)
133 points by Tomte 86 days ago | 44 comments
16. A look at terminal emulators, part 1 (lwn.net)
213 points by eddieh 86 days ago | 42 comments
17. [dupe] Cat purr genrator (purrli.com)
59 points by drmacak 3 months ago | 13 comments
18. Running Lisp in Production (2015) (grammarly.com)
138 points by tosh 3 months ago | 68 comments
19. Everything You Wanted to Know About Synchronization (2013) [pdf] (sigops.org)
109 points by gbrown_ 3 months ago | 4 comments
20. Magic Bitboards: Finding all valid bishop moves in a 64-bit multiply (2008) (wikispaces.com)
53 points by dragontamer 3 months ago | 23 comments
21. Elementary Algebra (1971) (softwarepreservation.org)
97 points by tosh 3 months ago | 20 comments
22. Ask HN: How to self-learn electronics?
1681 points by sidyapa 3 months ago | 302 comments
23. MesaLink: A memory-safe and OpenSSL-compatible TLS library (github.com)
193 points by petethomas 3 months ago | 64 comments
24. Recursive drawing (recursivedrawing.com)
229 points by relyio 3 months ago | 17 comments
25. Unwind-protect vs. Continuations (2003) (nhplace.com)
39 points by pera 3 months ago | 13 comments
26. Building my own 64GB memory card with a $6 eMMC chip (2016) (ripitapart.com)
170 points by nfriedly 3 months ago | 50 comments
27. The Bitter Truth of Learning: It’s Tough, Unpleasant, and Often Pointless (shubhamjain.co)
207 points by shubhamjain 3 months ago | 80 comments
28. Ask HN: Resources to learn real analysis?
215 points by pedrodelfino 3 months ago | 101 comments
29. Macular degeneration: 'I've been given my sight back' (bbc.com)
295 points by obeone 3 months ago | 99 comments
30. Compiler Construction: The Art of Niklaus Wirth (2000) [pdf] (semanticscholar.org)
77 points by ingve 4 months ago | 32 comments
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