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1. I'm About as Good as Dead: The End of Xah Lee (ergoemacs.org)
363 points by craftsman on May 16, 2014 | hide | 301 comments
2. Creative Cloud outage leaves Adobe users unable to work (macuser.co.uk)
336 points by danso on May 16, 2014 | hide | 233 comments
3. “A Windows 7 deployment image was accidently sent to all Windows machines” (emory.edu)
337 points by slyall on May 16, 2014 | hide | 138 comments
4. The shock of playing the Ouya, one year later (wololo.net)
321 points by dumpsterkid on May 16, 2014 | hide | 157 comments
5. Why Van Halen's tour contract had a "no brown M&M's" clause (snopes.com)
246 points by magsafe on May 16, 2014 | hide | 158 comments
6. Baidu Hires Andrew Ng (technologyreview.com)
227 points by chriskanan on May 16, 2014 | hide | 83 comments
7. I Don’t Want to Hire Women (clarissasblog.com)
213 points by jseliger on May 16, 2014 | hide | 212 comments
8. Practical Tmux (mutelight.org)
169 points by weitzj on May 16, 2014 | hide | 94 comments
9. Who Has Your Back 2014: Protecting Your Data From Government Requests (eff.org)
165 points by weeha on May 16, 2014 | hide | 94 comments
10. Don’t Blame Big Cable. It’s Local Governments That Choke Broadband Competition (wired.com)
162 points by apu on May 16, 2014 | hide | 152 comments
11. India's pro-business Modi storms to historic election win (reuters.com)
154 points by tokenadult on May 16, 2014 | hide | 141 comments
12. Claude Shannon demonstrates Theseus, a magnetic maze-solving mouse [video] (att.com)
138 points by mr_tyzic on May 16, 2014 | hide | 26 comments
13. TDD your API (balancedpayments.com)
147 points by steveklabnik on May 16, 2014 | hide | 50 comments
14. The Multiple SQLite Problem (ericsink.com)
131 points by aaronbrethorst on May 16, 2014 | hide | 44 comments
15. Zero to One, by Peter Thiel with Blake Masters (zerotoonebook.com)
130 points by beniaminmincu on May 16, 2014 | hide | 62 comments
16. How Wall Street recruits so many Ivy League grads (vox.com)
127 points by seferphier on May 16, 2014 | hide | 123 comments
17. Word Lens (Quest Visual) is Joining Google (wordlens.com)
121 points by dannyr on May 16, 2014 | hide | 42 comments
18. Young people 'feel they have nothing to live for' (bbc.com)
115 points by thewarrior on May 16, 2014 | hide | 146 comments
19. How libraries decide which books to keep (medium.com)
107 points by ASquare on May 16, 2014 | hide | 48 comments
20. Asynchronous JavaScript at Netflix (netflix.com)
109 points by rcsorensen on May 16, 2014 | hide | 18 comments
21. Gitchain: Decentralized P2P Git Repos aka "Git meets Bitcoin" (kickstarter.com)
107 points by patrickaljord on May 16, 2014 | hide | 44 comments
22. N2O: Erlang Web Framework (kukuruku.co)
98 points by andreygrehov on May 16, 2014 | hide | 20 comments
23. MS Security Essentials reporting false positives in the Bitcoin blockchain (microsoft.com)
100 points by zorked on May 16, 2014 | hide | 77 comments
24. The perfect shape (bannalia.blogspot.com)
99 points by joaquintides on May 16, 2014 | hide | 21 comments
25. Ask HN: What's the best programming book you've read recently?
93 points by diegoloop on May 16, 2014 | hide | 90 comments
26. Chain, the Blockchain API for developers (chain.com)
97 points by jmduke on May 16, 2014 | hide | 58 comments
27. Pathfinding Demystified (gabrielgambetta.com)
77 points by iKlsR on May 16, 2014 | hide | 20 comments
28. Kola Superdeep Borehole (atlasobscura.com)
84 points by gere on May 16, 2014 | hide | 42 comments
29. Setting Up a Radio System from Scratch (atomicobject.com)
80 points by silentbicycle on May 16, 2014 | hide | 17 comments
30. (Ab)Using Language Features: The Common Lisp Condition System (dawnofthedata.com)
81 points by jmdavis on May 16, 2014 | hide | 24 comments

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