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1. Faster CRDTs: An Adventure in Optimization (josephg.com)
625 points by xnx 1 day ago | hide | 131 comments
2. Past Performance is Not Indicative of Future Results (2020) (locusmag.com)
392 points by olvy0 1 day ago | hide | 250 comments
3. We Still Don’t Get Things Done (wired.com)
382 points by gk1 2 days ago | hide | 164 comments
4. Hosting SQLite Databases on GitHub Pages (phiresky.netlify.app)
529 points by isnotchicago 1 day ago | hide | 69 comments
5. The recycling myth: A plastic waste solution littered with failure (reuters.com)
328 points by laurex 1 day ago | hide | 317 comments
6. Ssheven: A modern SSH client for Mac OS 7-9 (github.com/cy384)
323 points by Aloha 21 hours ago | hide | 125 comments
7. Lang Jam: create a programming language in a weekend (github.com/langjam)
259 points by ingve 22 hours ago | hide | 117 comments
8. Medals at Tokyo olympics are recycled from discarded electronic equipment (cosmosmagazine.com)
290 points by MichaelMoser123 1 day ago | hide | 150 comments
9. Download a CSV of your Amazon purchases (amazon.com)
217 points by daenz 23 hours ago | hide | 88 comments
10. Where has all the productivity gone? (johndcook.com)
217 points by wellpast 1 day ago | hide | 195 comments
11. The Retrocomputing Archive (retroarchive.org)
123 points by elvis70 1 day ago | hide | 21 comments
12. Sorbet Compiler: An experimental, ahead-of-time compiler for Ruby (sorbet.org)
256 points by jez 1 day ago | hide | 77 comments
13. Restaurant prices in the 19th and 20th centuries (2009) (restaurant-ingthroughhistory.com)
123 points by benbreen 1 day ago | hide | 106 comments
14. Show HN: Micro HTTP server in 22 lines of C (twitter.com/ilyakurdyukov)
218 points by jpegqs 1 day ago | hide | 93 comments
15. As lockdowns lift, media firms brace for an “attention recession” (economist.com)
150 points by elsewhen 1 day ago | hide | 183 comments
16. I, Token: The untold story of the hole in Bitcoin's heart (brettscott.substack.com)
100 points by SirLJ 1 day ago | hide | 148 comments
17. The dark side of entrepreneurship (aom.org)
175 points by rustoo 2 days ago | hide | 79 comments
18. Txiki.js: Tiny JavaScript runtime built with QuickJS and libuv (github.com/saghul)
89 points by juancampa 22 hours ago | hide | 25 comments
19. Typos, tricks and misprints (aeon.co)
74 points by erehweb 1 day ago | hide | 34 comments
20. TheBoard: Collaborative Whiteboard powered by matrix protocol and infrastucture (github.com/toger5)
125 points by ingve 1 day ago | hide | 18 comments
21. Jeff Bezos loses attempt to block the Moon-landing contract NASA gave to SpaceX (arstechnica.com)
232 points by _Microft 23 hours ago | hide | 228 comments
22. Lumen: Alternative BEAM implementation, designed for WebAssembly (github.com/lumen)
144 points by brainless 1 day ago | hide | 19 comments
23. Employee shortages: Where have all the workers gone? (bbc.co.uk)
207 points by gixo 1 day ago | hide | 479 comments
24. Ask HN: Do you have a process or a framework to learn specific skills quickly?
209 points by hypnotist 1 day ago | hide | 106 comments
25. Has the lead-crime hypothesis been debunked? (jabberwocking.com)
124 points by monort 1 day ago | hide | 169 comments
26. Build Your Own Metal Working Shop from Scrap (2011) (gingerybookstore.com)
148 points by Tomte 1 day ago | hide | 52 comments
27. PM orders internet blocked for anyone spreading info that might frighten people (chiangmaione.com)
206 points by troydavis 1 day ago | hide | 94 comments
28. One-Thousand Year-Old Plants (nytimes.com)
73 points by SubiculumCode 1 day ago | hide | 20 comments
29. Unix – The Hole Hawg of Operating Systems (1999) (team.net)
106 points by walterbell 1 day ago | hide | 83 comments
30. London’s Crossrail Is a $21B Test of Virtual Modeling (2016) (ieee.org)
76 points by edward 1 day ago | hide | 55 comments

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