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Stories from July 17, 2015, ordered by time on the front page
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1. NASA’s New Horizons Discovers Frozen Plains in the Heart of Pluto’s ‘Heart’ (nasa.gov)
246 points by Thorondor on July 17, 2015 | hide | 116 comments
2. Artificial Killing Machine (hackaday.com)
191 points by wglb on July 17, 2015 | hide | 57 comments
3. Google Hires Tech Team from Homejoy, Readies Leap into Home Services (recode.net)
155 points by coloneltcb on July 17, 2015 | hide | 57 comments
4. Dear Google Mail Team (plus.google.com)
719 points by ingve on July 17, 2015 | hide | 260 comments
5. New Electric Car Company Emerges: Faraday Future (motortrend.com)
88 points by allanberger on July 17, 2015 | hide | 51 comments
6. Delays have hampered the ability of journalists to use FOIA as a tool (cjr.org)
95 points by aaronbrethorst on July 17, 2015 | hide | 6 comments
7. Unsanctioned Web Tracking (w3.org)
86 points by cpeterso on July 17, 2015 | hide | 36 comments
8. How a car works (2012) (howacarworks.com)
508 points by gshrikant on July 17, 2015 | hide | 117 comments
9. LAX becomes largest U.S. airport to allow Uber, Lyft pickups (latimes.com)
173 points by denzil_correa on July 16, 2015 | hide | 122 comments
10. The Last Great Steam Car (2006) (damninteresting.com)
150 points by jmadsen on July 17, 2015 | hide | 46 comments
11. High Availability for PostgreSQL, Batteries Not Included (compose.io)
132 points by rfks on July 17, 2015 | hide | 62 comments
12. Significant Flash exploit mitigations are live in v18.0.0.209 (googleprojectzero.blogspot.com)
90 points by scarybeast on July 16, 2015 | hide | 25 comments
13. Intro to RenderMan for Blender (pixar.com)
138 points by mariuz on July 17, 2015 | hide | 71 comments
14. Legends in D3 (susielu.com)
206 points by jsweojtj on July 17, 2015 | hide | 20 comments
15. Deep Intellect (orionmagazine.org)
90 points by sergeant3 on July 16, 2015 | hide | 39 comments
16. Afrostream (YC S15) Is Netflix for African and African-American Movies (techcrunch.com)
92 points by panagios on July 17, 2015 | hide | 127 comments
17. My Two Years as an Anthropologist on the Photoshop Team (medium.com)
77 points by ingve on July 17, 2015 | hide | 8 comments
18. Homejoy says goodbye (homejoy.com)
379 points by philip1209 on July 17, 2015 | hide | 399 comments
19. Designing a Programming Language (ducklang.org)
159 points by xigency on July 17, 2015 | hide | 85 comments
20. U.S. judge says Internet streaming service should be treated like cable (reuters.com)
88 points by Animats on July 17, 2015 | hide | 19 comments
21. Tesla’s Model S Gets “Ludicrous” Mode, Will Do 0-60 in 2.8 Seconds (techcrunch.com)
266 points by arturogarrido on July 17, 2015 | hide | 286 comments
22. Solving Every Sudoku Puzzle (2006) (norvig.com)
80 points by srathi on July 17, 2015 | hide | 27 comments
23. Two Dots Too Many (2008) (upenn.edu)
86 points by vilhelm_s on July 17, 2015 | hide | 38 comments
24. MPs win surveillance powers legal challenge (bbc.co.uk)
124 points by callum85 on July 17, 2015 | hide | 59 comments
25. Zynga Analytics at its Peak (amplitude.com)
93 points by doppp on July 17, 2015 | hide | 49 comments
26. The Square Kilometre Array: Radio silence for most powerful telescope in history (theguardian.com)
88 points by bart42_0 on July 17, 2015 | hide | 34 comments
27. The View from the Front Seat of the Google Self-Driving Car, Chapter 2 (medium.com)
109 points by ivank on July 17, 2015 | hide | 84 comments
28. Error Handling in Nodejs (joyent.com)
86 points by jessaustin on July 17, 2015 | hide | 29 comments
29. Feds bust through huge Tor-hidden child porn site using questionable malware (arstechnica.com)
96 points by r721 on July 17, 2015 | hide | 136 comments
30. 'Massive leap' wins engineering award (bbc.co.uk)
70 points by hanoz on July 17, 2015 | hide | 15 comments

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