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1. Edward Snowden, Whistle-Blower (nytimes.com)
804 points by Anechoic on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 157 comments
2. “Vacations are for the weak” (sethbannon.com)
486 points by sethbannon on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 356 comments
3. Bzr is dying; Emacs needs to move (gnu.org)
401 points by __david__ on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 302 comments
4. Can-Do vs. Can’t-Do Culture (recode.net)
342 points by minimaxir on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 129 comments
5. How Netflix Reverse Engineered Hollywood (theatlantic.com)
336 points by coloneltcb on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 129 comments
6. Ask HN: What's your speciality, and what's your "FizzBuzz" equivalent?
260 points by ColinWright on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 331 comments
7. Lock Picking – A Basic Guide (hackthis.co.uk)
252 points by hackthisuk on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 110 comments
8. Searching the Internet for evidence of time travelers (arxiv.org)
210 points by ColinWright on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 147 comments
9. Free Bootstrap Themes (blacktie.co)
195 points by aram on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 57 comments
10. Hyperloop: Not so fast (mathworks.com)
196 points by cju on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 141 comments
11. Gate Tower Building (wikipedia.org)
196 points by lelf on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 50 comments
12. Resolving power button issues in Mac OS X Mavericks (binchewer.org)
189 points by madeofpalk on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 144 comments
13. The Saddest SaaS Pricing Pages of the Year (priceintelligently.com)
171 points by pccampbell on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 82 comments
14. Happy New Year from Y Combinator (ycombinator.com)
163 points by sethbannon on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 12 comments
15. NSA seeks to build quantum computer that could crack most types of encryption (washingtonpost.com)
156 points by JunkDNA on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 106 comments
16. Jolla Outsells iPhone 5S and 5C in Finland (jollausers.com)
156 points by sirkneeland on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 81 comments
17. Ask HN: Female hacker-founder AMA
151 points by dzink on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 74 comments
18. K-means Clustering 86 Single Malt Scotch Whiskies (revolutionanalytics.com)
135 points by platz on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 25 comments
19. Dogs are sensitive to small variations of the Earth's magnetic field (frontiersinzoology.com)
138 points by gmatty on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 35 comments
20. Memory cache optimizations (libtorrent.org)
138 points by dbaupp on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 11 comments
21. The Best To-Do List: A Private Gist (carlsednaoui.com)
146 points by Ashuu on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 90 comments
22. Improve Your Python: Metaclasses and Dynamic Classes With Type (jeffknupp.com)
115 points by lukashed on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 13 comments
23. Building a Mesh Network in Rural Somaliland (commotionwireless.net)
113 points by benbristow on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 40 comments
24. Machine that Levitates Objects Using Sound [video] (hardware-360.com)
95 points by justinmares on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 41 comments
25. Pure JS OCR via Emscripten (antimatter15.com)
95 points by DrinkWater on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 25 comments
26. Homebrew Cask – CLI workflow for the administration of Mac binaries (github.com)
86 points by dmmalam on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 24 comments
27. Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 pass 10% market share, Windows XP falls below 30% (thenextweb.com)
79 points by hackhackhack on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 72 comments
28. Distributed systems for fun and profit (free ebook) (mixu.net)
77 points by phiggy on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 14 comments
29. Resolutions (penny-arcade.com)
75 points by ja27 on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 27 comments
30. Ways to be a Better Programmer in 2014 (oreilly.com)
70 points by ingve on Jan 2, 2014 | hide | 17 comments

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