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1. Mining Bitcoin with pencil and paper: 0.67 hashes per day (righto.com)
653 points by omnibrain on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 103 comments
2. Material Design for Bootstrap (fezvrasta.github.io)
385 points by necrodome on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 63 comments
3. LibreSSL: More Than 30 Days Later (openbsd.org)
332 points by lflux on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 104 comments
4. Writing a simple operating system from scratch (2010) [pdf] (bham.ac.uk)
280 points by jwdunne on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 47 comments
5. Peter Thiel's Zero to One Might Be the Best Business Book I've Read (theatlantic.com)
271 points by markmassie on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 90 comments
6. Dear clueless assholes: stop bashing bash and GNU (weev.livejournal.com)
247 points by radmuzom on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 105 comments
7. Hong Kong protest: Why are pro-democracy supporters staging a sit-in? (independent.co.uk)
184 points by edwincheese on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 101 comments
8. Building OS X Apps with JavaScript (tylergaw.com)
166 points by snyp on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 60 comments
9. The downfall of Quora (2013) (quora.com)
161 points by anbala on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 120 comments
10. Machine learning is teaching us the secret to teaching (nautil.us)
163 points by dnetesn on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 24 comments
11. Amazon Mobile Analytics (amazon.com)
155 points by stevewilhelm on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 50 comments
12. How does SQLite work? Part 1: Pages (jvns.ca)
149 points by jvns on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 18 comments
13. Show HN: A Google Calendar Door Sign (newfangled.me)
142 points by alfo on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 33 comments
14. Rob Pike: Reflections on Window Systems (2008) [video] (utoronto.ca)
117 points by pmarin on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 47 comments
15. Area programmer laments designers don’t use the same tools he does (lacebark.io)
114 points by iamwil on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 62 comments
16. Why the Facebook Experiment Is Lousy Social Science (ischool.berkeley.edu)
122 points by dnt404-1 on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 19 comments
17. Fans raise cash to help phone phreaker John Draper, aka Cap‘n Crunch (arstechnica.com)
120 points by stillmaned on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 15 comments
18. What's up with the number 163? (plus.google.com)
110 points by ColinWright on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 58 comments
19. California blue whales, once nearly extinct, are back at historic levels (vox.com)
96 points by prostoalex on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 11 comments
20. Yahoo is killing off the Yahoo Directory (yahoo.tumblr.com)
91 points by aaronbrethorst on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 27 comments
21. Mystery Man Who Moves Japanese Markets Made More Than 1M Trades (businessweek.com)
87 points by ra on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 36 comments
22. A Virginia hacker catches the attention of federal law enforcement (washingtonpost.com)
78 points by Sami_Lehtinen on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 47 comments
23. How to Stop Time (nytimes.com)
84 points by e15ctr0n on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 20 comments
24. The Definitive Guide to Syntax Highlighting (wilfred.me.uk)
77 points by jgorauskas on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 23 comments
25. Why There Is Interface Pollution in Java 8 (informatech.cr)
76 points by Jarlakxen on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 90 comments
26. Did the Vikings Get a Bum Rap? (nationalgeographic.com)
65 points by Thevet on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 31 comments
27. GraalVM and Truffle/JS: Programming Languages and Runtimes Overview (oracle.com)
64 points by pjmlp on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 3 comments
28. Raising Capital: Advice We Give Our Founders (a16z.com)
66 points by pnr on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 5 comments
29. Inside the Starbucks at CIA HQ (washingtonpost.com)
61 points by philipdlang on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 49 comments
30. One More Thing: Keyless SSL and CloudFlare's Growing Network (cloudflare.com)
60 points by jgrahamc on Sept 28, 2014 | hide | 20 comments

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