Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit | 2015-02-23 login
Stories from February 23, 2015
Go back a day, month, or year. Go forward a day, month, or year.
1. “Citizenfour” Awarded Oscar for Best Documentary in 2014 (eff.org)
647 points by mxfh on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 156 comments
2. Edward Snowden, Laura Poitras and Glenn Greenwald: AUAA (reddit.com)
559 points by ahamdy on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 79 comments
3. Show HN: A histogram of salaries given to H1B workers in the software industry (swizec.github.io)
322 points by Swizec on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 240 comments
4. How the NSA’s Firmware Hacking Works and Why It’s So Unsettling (wired.com)
318 points by rl3 on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 122 comments
5. Introduction to Facebook's Flux architecture (ryanclark.me)
267 points by wayfarer2s on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 73 comments
6. The Emterpreter: Run asm.js code before it can be parsed (blog.mozilla.org)
181 points by Rauchg on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 79 comments
7. Texas Hold'em Hand Strength, Visualized (chrisbeaumont.org)
179 points by alexcasalboni on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 62 comments
8. Linux 4.0-rc1 out (iu.edu)
254 points by akerl_ on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 50 comments
9. React Tips and Best Practices (aeflash.com)
253 points by grandpa on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 41 comments
10. How gzip uses Huffman coding (jvns.ca)
163 points by StylifyYourBlog on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 6 comments
11. Lenovo hit with lawsuit over Superfish snafu (pcworld.com)
237 points by r721 on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 92 comments
12. Hacking Oklahoma State University's Student ID (snelling.io)
162 points by samsnelling on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 49 comments
13. Netherlandish Proverbs (1559) (wikipedia.org)
166 points by benbreen on Feb 22, 2015 | hide | 32 comments
14. Bug finding is slow in spite of many eyeballs (haxx.se)
166 points by jonaslejon on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 67 comments
15. “This change deletes the C implementations of the Go compiler and assembler” (github.com)
306 points by osw on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 126 comments
16. Which GPUs to Get for Deep Learning (timdettmers.wordpress.com)
119 points by etiam on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 38 comments
17. Software Architect – A Role, Not a Job (atomicobject.com)
141 points by davidkellis on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 82 comments
18. There exists a classical model of the photon after all (lightbluetouchpaper.org)
170 points by inglesp on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 84 comments
19. Comodo ships Adware Privdog worse than Superfish (hboeck.de)
274 points by hannob on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 46 comments
20. GitLab 7.8 release (gitlab.com)
146 points by jobvandervoort on Feb 22, 2015 | hide | 61 comments
21. The Superfish Funder List (qntra.net)
248 points by wglb on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 84 comments
22. UI Workers (groups.google.com)
94 points by robin_reala on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 5 comments
23. Apple invests €1.7B in renewable energy data centres in Denmark and Ireland (apple.com)
133 points by FredericJ on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 87 comments
24. Replicating SQLite using Raft Consensus (philipotoole.com)
97 points by xena on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 21 comments
25. Linux Profiling at Netflix (slideshare.net)
134 points by 2510c39011c5 on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 32 comments
26. 1Password on Linux (lucianofiandesio.com)
97 points by koevet on Feb 22, 2015 | hide | 56 comments
27. Battery power alone can be used to track Android phones (bbc.co.uk)
147 points by joosters on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 74 comments
28. How Etsy Alienated Its Crafters and Lost Its Soul (wired.com)
136 points by wallflower on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 29 comments
29. How I Wrote an Ultra-Fast DNA Sequence Alignment Algorithm in JavaScript (medium.com)
106 points by jebus989 on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 52 comments
30. How I Got to the App Store Top with a Simple Currency App (kukuruku.co)
142 points by skazka16 on Feb 23, 2015 | hide | 32 comments

Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: