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1. Chaos Computer Club breaks Apple TouchID (ccc.de)
980 points by biafra on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 446 comments
2. Deciphering the Business Card Raytracer (fabiensanglard.net)
355 points by cremno on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 66 comments
3. BackgroundCheck (kennethcachia.com)
233 points by zzzsh on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 29 comments
4. LinkedIn sued by users who say it hacked their e-mail accounts (arstechnica.com)
213 points by shawndumas on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 106 comments
5. The Free Software Foundation is even more relevant now than before (markwatson.com)
205 points by Tsiolkovsky on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 77 comments
6. The life and death of Buran, the USSR shuttle built on faulty assumptions (arstechnica.com)
154 points by pedrocr on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 77 comments
7. Was This Whistle-Blower Muzzled? (nytimes.com)
143 points by lasrick on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 16 comments
8. If PyPy is 6.3 times faster than CPython, why not just use it? (stackoverflow.com)
140 points by neokya on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 40 comments
9. WikiLeaks Leaks 'Fifth Estate' Screenplay (nytimes.com)
140 points by danso on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 124 comments
10. The average faces of women in different countries (myscienceacademy.org)
135 points by creamyhorror on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 45 comments
11. Show HN: Send Secret Messages over Twitter as Public Tweets (github.com/dpapathanasiou)
128 points by dpapathanasiou on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 60 comments
12. How to tell your mother and bosses why they should protest surveillance (slate.com)
121 points by casca on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 41 comments
13. Trader Joe's Ex-President To Turn Expired Food Into Cheap Meals (npr.org)
117 points by mdturnerphys on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 61 comments
14. Close the N.S.A.’s Back Doors (nytimes.com)
115 points by j_baker on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 27 comments
15. Lightweight HTML5 Grooveshark Player (grooveshark.com)
114 points by vinnyglennon on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 57 comments
16. Musings about Debian and Python (pault.ag)
108 points by plessthanpt05 on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 53 comments
17. 4.2.2.2: The Story Behind a DNS Legend (tummy.com)
105 points by martinml on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 37 comments
18. Microduino: Arduino in your pocket, small, stackable, smart (kickstarter.com)
100 points by sirtel on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 26 comments
19. Datomic: Can Simple be also Fast? (dotkam.com)
96 points by espeed on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 23 comments
20. Flat Docker Images (3ofcoins.net)
96 points by mpasternacki on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 28 comments
21. AngelList raises $24 million at a heavenly valuation (cnn.com)
86 points by quant on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 18 comments
22. The American Dream, RIP? (economist.com)
78 points by soundsop on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 139 comments
23. LLVM Python (llvmpy.org)
69 points by X4 on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 16 comments
24. Avatars.io (avatars.io)
68 points by flippyhead on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 29 comments
25. We Built It, And They Didn't Come (slideshare.net)
68 points by kiteloop on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 40 comments
26. Show HN: Solid, a scripting language with a tiny VM (github.com/chameco)
63 points by chameco on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 15 comments
27. How Bitcoin Works Under the Hood [video] (youtube.com)
63 points by nvk on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 17 comments
28. Cubr – Solving Rubik's cube using webcam and Python (cbarker.net)
62 points by lelf on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 10 comments
29. What Clayton Christensen got wrong (stratechery.com)
64 points by fejr on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 50 comments
30. The Rise, Fall and Survival of Ashton-Tate's dBASE (eweek.com)
62 points by ohjeez on Sept 22, 2013 | hide | 25 comments

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