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1. Ask HN Mods: Why Do You Completely Change What Users Submit?
386 points by unclebucknasty on July 19, 2014 | hide | 163 comments
2. Ars editor learns feds have his old IP addresses, full credit card numbers (arstechnica.com)
315 points by sinak on July 19, 2014 | hide | 90 comments
3. Identifying backdoors, attack points, and surveillance mechanisms in iOS devices (zdziarski.com)
325 points by rjzzleep on July 19, 2014 | hide | 80 comments
4. The World Health Organization calls for the decriminalisation of drug use (tdpf.org.uk)
287 points by oskarth on July 19, 2014 | hide | 60 comments
5. Sana'a (idlewords.com)
271 points by dang on July 19, 2014 | hide | 52 comments
6. Introduction to Coreboot, an open source BIOS (xs4all.nl)
222 points by tbrock on July 19, 2014 | hide | 49 comments
7. Conspiracy and an off-by-one error (gist.github.com)
184 points by TazeTSchnitzel on July 19, 2014 | hide | 36 comments
8. How Turbans Helped Some Blacks Go Incognito in the Jim Crow Era (npr.org)
183 points by TheBiv on July 19, 2014 | hide | 42 comments
9. Linus Torvalds gives a tour of his home office (youtube.com)
177 points by pajju on July 19, 2014 | hide | 79 comments
10. Ignoring the amount customers confirm is no security bug according to PayPal (seclists.org)
173 points by david_b on July 19, 2014 | hide | 36 comments
11. Escher: A language for programming in metaphors (github.com/gocircuit)
143 points by dantiberian on July 19, 2014 | hide | 69 comments
12. U.S. Senator blasts Microsoft's H-1B push as it lays off 18,000 workers (computerworld.com)
147 points by Element_ on July 19, 2014 | hide | 120 comments
13. MiniLock – File encryption software that does more with less (minilock.io)
139 points by poolpool on July 19, 2014 | hide | 82 comments
14. Executive Order 12333: The Reagan rule that lets the NSA spy on Americans (washingtonpost.com)
123 points by rosser on July 19, 2014 | hide | 11 comments
15. The Middle East Friendship Chart (slate.com)
119 points by kumarski on July 19, 2014 | hide | 98 comments
16. Squatter doesn't sit well with Airbnb host (sfgate.com)
98 points by kqr2 on July 19, 2014 | hide | 80 comments
17. Azure Machine Learning: A Brief Introduction (projectbotticelli.com)
98 points by ntakasaki on July 19, 2014 | hide | 18 comments
18. Computer memory that can store about 1TB on device the size of a postage stamp (kurzweilai.net)
92 points by rpm4321 on July 19, 2014 | hide | 22 comments
19. Dungeons and Dragons Saved My Life (newyorker.com)
88 points by sizzle on July 19, 2014 | hide | 31 comments
20. Interactive real-time raytracing in WebGL (jonathan-olson.com)
90 points by sxp on July 19, 2014 | hide | 42 comments
21. HOPE X Streaming Live (hope.net)
80 points by stox on July 19, 2014 | hide | 13 comments
22. Trnio – Turn your iPhone into a 3D scanner (trnio.com)
79 points by showwebgl on July 19, 2014 | hide | 22 comments
23. HSTS for new TLDs (imperialviolet.org)
85 points by tomkwok on July 19, 2014 | hide | 42 comments
24. HTML Canvas in the terminal (github.com/madbence)
78 points by lennoff on July 19, 2014 | hide | 12 comments
25. AnimGIFs need a better codec (pornel.net)
77 points by robin_reala on July 19, 2014 | hide | 39 comments
26. ECryptfs Security Audit (defuse.ca)
77 points by SaintSal on July 19, 2014 | hide | 61 comments
27. Don’t Blame Malaysia Airlines (nytimes.com)
71 points by danso on July 19, 2014 | hide | 90 comments
28. Apple's 1986 Clothing Collection (huhmagazine.co.uk)
61 points by codezero on July 19, 2014 | hide | 14 comments
29. Ask HN: What does traffic to example.com look like?
68 points by mkr-hn on July 19, 2014 | hide | 32 comments
30. How Instagram Feeds Work: Celery and RabbitMQ (vmware.com)
56 points by thikonom on July 19, 2014 | hide | 10 comments

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