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1. I would have hired Doug, but... (liveblog.co)
505 points by nicolethenerd on May 6, 2015 | hide | 238 comments
2. Dissolve My Nobel Prize, Fast (2011) (npr.org)
462 points by anacleto on May 6, 2015 | hide | 81 comments
3. PyPy.js: A fast, compliant Python implementation for the web (pypyjs.org)
461 points by doublextremevil on May 6, 2015 | hide | 134 comments
4. Racking Mac Pros (imgix.com)
388 points by zacman85 on May 6, 2015 | hide | 316 comments
5. Leaving Stripe (gregbrockman.com)
297 points by geetarista on May 6, 2015 | hide | 70 comments
6. Announcing Google Cloud Bigtable (googlecloudplatform.blogspot.com)
257 points by suprgeek on May 6, 2015 | hide | 151 comments
7. Weave is kinda slow (generictestdomain.net)
226 points by lclarkmichalek on May 6, 2015 | hide | 157 comments
8. First Look at the Rift, Shipping Q1 2016 (oculus.com)
305 points by z3phyr on May 6, 2015 | hide | 138 comments
9. Tarsnap performance issues in late March, most of April (tarsnap.com)
172 points by pndmnm on May 6, 2015 | hide | 113 comments
10. Lawyers threaten researcher over key-cloning bug in high-security lock (arstechnica.com)
160 points by wglb on May 6, 2015 | hide | 85 comments
11. Group Currency (groupcurrency.org)
128 points by raldu on May 6, 2015 | hide | 69 comments
12. I was an undercover Uber driver (citypaper.net)
237 points by robdimarco on May 6, 2015 | hide | 165 comments
13. Look Ma, no OS (slides.com)
177 points by lelf on May 5, 2015 | hide | 88 comments
14. Neural network chip built using memristors (arstechnica.com)
149 points by Grognak on May 6, 2015 | hide | 61 comments
15. IBM's Watson will be used to make decisions about cancer care in 14 hospitals (bbc.co.uk)
139 points by Brakenshire on May 6, 2015 | hide | 70 comments
16. MIT alumni in their 50s (law.harvard.edu)
199 points by zootar on May 6, 2015 | hide | 151 comments
17. “Information asymmetry” cuts both ways (yosefk.com)
127 points by luu on May 5, 2015 | hide | 44 comments
18. Show HN: kiUi – Lightweight auto-layout stylable UI toolkit (novembermonk.github.io)
136 points by hugoamnov on May 6, 2015 | hide | 39 comments
19. Why Do We Play Video Games That Feel Like Work? (vice.com)
127 points by DiabloD3 on May 5, 2015 | hide | 98 comments
20. Some Practical Thoughts on Suicide (fourhourworkweek.com)
251 points by Killah911 on May 6, 2015 | hide | 160 comments
21. Launching a weather balloon, a camera and a Raspberry Pi to the stratosphere (pinterjann.is)
86 points by pinjiz on May 6, 2015 | hide | 35 comments
22. Orson Welles, one of history's great workaholics (vox.com)
79 points by dctoedt on May 6, 2015 | hide | 23 comments
23. Ccat – syntax highlighting cat (github.com/jingweno)
127 points by jingweno on May 6, 2015 | hide | 45 comments
24. Project Panama: Interconnecting JVM and Native Code (java.net)
65 points by amatheus on May 6, 2015 | hide | 3 comments
25. Max Levchin’s Affirm Raises $275M to Make Loans (recode.net)
71 points by elvinyung on May 6, 2015 | hide | 38 comments
26. What Hollywood Can Teach Us About the Future of Work (nytimes.com)
79 points by Chinjut on May 5, 2015 | hide | 44 comments
27. Valuation as a Scorecard (avc.com)
65 points by ghosh on May 6, 2015 | hide | 13 comments
28. Java Mutation Testing (pitest.org)
88 points by onderkalaci on May 6, 2015 | hide | 30 comments
29. Negative Interest Rates May Spark Existential Crisis for Cash (bloomberg.com)
135 points by prostoalex on May 6, 2015 | hide | 142 comments
30. GitHub's down?
206 points by 9point6 on May 6, 2015 | hide | 146 comments

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