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1. Syncthing: Open Source Dropbox and BitTorrent Sync Replacement (syncthing.net)
623 points by ushi on May 12, 2014 | hide | 184 comments
2. Monthly revenue breakdown of PlentyOfFish's early days (plentyoffish.wordpress.com)
483 points by markuspof on May 12, 2014 | hide | 131 comments
3. Is it possible to apply CSS to half of a character? (stackoverflow.com)
468 points by gioele on May 12, 2014 | hide | 85 comments
4. Realistic terrain in 130 lines of JavaScript (playfuljs.com)
339 points by hunterloftis on May 12, 2014 | hide | 56 comments
5. The Mystery of Go, the Ancient Game That Computers Still Can’t Win (wired.com)
322 points by relampago on May 12, 2014 | hide | 180 comments
6. Glenn Greenwald: The NSA tampers with US-made routers (theguardian.com)
317 points by not_dirnsa on May 12, 2014 | hide | 136 comments
7. Deep Intellect: Inside the mind of the octopus (orionmagazine.org)
297 points by Snail_Commando on May 12, 2014 | hide | 104 comments
8. Introducing ASP.NET vNext (hanselman.com)
252 points by ragesh on May 12, 2014 | hide | 205 comments
9. Google Has Most of My Email Because It Has All of Yours (mako.cc)
229 points by martey on May 12, 2014 | hide | 103 comments
10. Mkdown (mkdown.com)
223 points by jack7890 on May 12, 2014 | hide | 56 comments
11. Rand Paul: Show Us the Drone Memos (nytimes.com)
219 points by applecore on May 12, 2014 | hide | 266 comments
12. Xip.io: Wildcard DNS for everyone (xip.io)
206 points by ozh on May 12, 2014 | hide | 69 comments
13. Distributed Systems and the End of the API (quilt.org)
209 points by mcms on May 12, 2014 | hide | 94 comments
14. Unicode in Python 3 (pocoo.org)
207 points by buttscicles on May 12, 2014 | hide | 96 comments
15. Why bad scientific code beats code following "best practices" (yosefk.com)
198 points by smackay on May 12, 2014 | hide | 168 comments
16. The Truth on OpenGL Driver Quality (richg42.blogspot.com)
165 points by jcastro on May 12, 2014 | hide | 109 comments
17. Stop the Slow Lane (stoptheslowlane.com)
186 points by bfeld on May 12, 2014 | hide | 50 comments
18. Asm.js performance improvements in the latest version of Firefox (hacks.mozilla.org)
162 points by matt42 on May 12, 2014 | hide | 34 comments
19. Ask HN: As an experienced dev, how do you learn a language/framework quickly?
144 points by nemild on May 12, 2014 | hide | 66 comments
20. 2 billion-year-old African nuclear reactor (extremetech.com)
141 points by givan on May 12, 2014 | hide | 38 comments
21. Show HN: OpenRA – RTS project that recreates Command and Conquer games (res0l.net)
131 points by ZakWheaton on May 12, 2014 | hide | 40 comments
22. Categories from scratch
133 points by mmastrac on May 12, 2014 | hide | 20 comments
23. Baby Name Predictor (time.com)
127 points by jsvine on May 12, 2014 | hide | 73 comments
24. Algorithm for Capturing Pokémon (dragonflycave.com)
117 points by jonshariat on May 12, 2014 | hide | 29 comments
25. OAuth Security Cheatsheet (oauthsecurity.com)
125 points by homakov on May 12, 2014 | hide | 15 comments
26. Visual Studio Apache Cordova Tooling preview (msdn.com)
117 points by chris-at on May 12, 2014 | hide | 16 comments
27. Bezier Curves and Type Design: A Tutorial (scannerlicker.net)
111 points by adamnemecek on May 12, 2014 | hide | 33 comments
28. Roshi: a CRDT system for timestamped events (soundcloud.com)
108 points by sagichmal on May 12, 2014 | hide | 29 comments
29. The Power of Fat (aeon.co)
101 points by mr_tyzic on May 12, 2014 | hide | 24 comments
30. Plaintiff in tech hiring suit asks judge to reject settlement (reuters.com)
106 points by 001sky on May 12, 2014 | hide | 35 comments

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