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1. Lawrence Lessig Interviews Edward Snowden [video] (youtube.com)
427 points by rosser on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 196 comments
2. An open source engine clone of Age of Empires II (github.com/sfttech)
348 points by andygmb on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 71 comments
3. Plover: Thought to Text at 240 WPM (2013) [video] (youtube.com)
288 points by zaroth on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 119 comments
4. iCloud Uploads Local Data Outside of iCloud Drive (datavibe.net)
199 points by sneak on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 116 comments
5. Bill Gates answers questions about Java during a deposition (1998) [video] (youtube.com)
188 points by BukhariH on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 170 comments
6. Ask HN: Is the semantic web still a thing?
178 points by sysk on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 113 comments
7. Firefox OS Is Coming to Raspberry Pi (wiki.mozilla.org)
149 points by lfpa2 on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 26 comments
8. YC Alum Hacks Jason Calacanis' Voicemail Message to Ask for Investment (twitter.com/jason)
134 points by seanmccann on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 87 comments
9. Petabytes on a budget: How to build cheap cloud storage (2010) (backblaze.com)
142 points by Oculus on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 124 comments
10. RC fighter model UAV build in Jet engine 360+mph [video] (youtube.com)
131 points by MichaelAO on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 95 comments
11. Entrepreneurs think they’re badass (ryancarson.com)
130 points by ryancarson on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 86 comments
12. The LaTeX cargo cult (joshparsons.net)
111 points by reledi on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 129 comments
13. PPA Impounds UberX Vehicles in Undercover Sting Operation (phillymag.com)
115 points by themartorana on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 127 comments
14. The Dangers of Eating Late at Night (nytimes.com)
106 points by ezhil on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 88 comments
15. Planjure: A* and Dijkstra's in Om (elbenshira.com)
106 points by nickik on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 5 comments
16. I � Unicode [pdf] (seriot.ch)
98 points by beefburger on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 43 comments
17. Ask HN: What to do when your once potential competitor becomes a real competitor
94 points by xoail on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 39 comments
18. On becoming an expert C programmer (isthe.com)
105 points by atdt on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 76 comments
19. A startup CEO drives for Uber (venturebeat.com)
102 points by elmyraduff on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 55 comments
20. FPV Mini Quadcopter Racing Videos (fpvracing.tv)
91 points by fpvracing on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 32 comments
21. Engelbart's Violin (2012) (loper-os.org)
87 points by pmoriarty on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 27 comments
22. Even Tetris is hard to test (jwhitham.org)
87 points by shalmanese on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 41 comments
23. Ask HN: How I can get out of a job that has me burned out and exhausted?
62 points by ModernMan on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 65 comments
24. In response to a blog post on Samsung Knox (samsungknox.com)
58 points by robin_reala on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 25 comments
25. The cost of loyalty (avc.com)
53 points by hkmurakami on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 15 comments
26. Fast Enough VMs in Fast Enough Time (2013) (tratt.net)
54 points by epsylon on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 14 comments
27. Veteran fraud expert sets his sights on Bitcoin (fortune.com)
49 points by DanielBMarkham on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 40 comments
28. The Tools of Technomadics (2004) (microship.com)
45 points by jacquesm on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 5 comments
29. How Standing Desks Can Help Students Focus in the Classroom (kqed.org)
56 points by shill on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 38 comments
30. The Great Bitcasa Purge (cryto.net)
50 points by joepie91_ on Oct 26, 2014 | hide | 11 comments

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