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1. The network is hostile (cryptographyengineering.com)
276 points by pmh on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 93 comments
2. I made a cell phone [video] (youtube.com)
487 points by luu on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 79 comments
3. Understand 1,700 Mechanical Linkages with These Helpful Animations (makezine.com)
315 points by adamnemecek on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 65 comments
4. OS X 10.10.5 kernel local privilege escalation (github.com/kpwn)
278 points by tyilo on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 134 comments
5. Miller is like sed, awk, cut, join, and sort for name-indexed data such as CSV (johnkerl.org)
222 points by john_kerl on Aug 15, 2015 | hide | 75 comments
6. SES: Simple Emacs Spreadsheet (gnu.org)
99 points by yitchelle on Aug 15, 2015 | hide | 26 comments
7. Winning 1kb intro released at Assembly 2015 (p01.org)
222 points by joeyspn on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 64 comments
8. A 61-year-old hotel that has never had a guest (fortune.com)
128 points by funkyy on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 45 comments
9. Beware of sudo on OS X (rongarret.info)
223 points by lisper on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 92 comments
10. Prepping for the Transfer of 25,000 Manuals (textfiles.com)
148 points by r721 on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 48 comments
11. Bash Pitfalls (wooledge.org)
114 points by monort on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 38 comments
12. Octopus genome holds clues to uncanny intelligence (nature.com)
102 points by fitzwatermellow on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 33 comments
13. Deep learning for assisting the process of music composition (highnoongmt.wordpress.com)
75 points by albertzeyer on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 30 comments
14. MergeShuffle: A Very Fast, Parallel Random Permutation Algorithm (arxiv.org)
70 points by user_235711 on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 9 comments
15. Heim – A real-time community platform (github.com/euphoria-io)
85 points by tvvocold on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 36 comments
16. Linux-Insides: Interrupts and Interrupt Handling, Part 10 (github.com/0xax)
60 points by 0xAX on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 1 comment
17. Tic Tac Toe: Understanding The Minimax Algorithm (2013) (neverstopbuilding.com)
94 points by madflame991 on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 13 comments
18. Codestarter is winding down (codestarter.org)
64 points by dmitshur on Aug 15, 2015 | hide | 10 comments
19. Kernel Debugging with LLDB and VMware Fusion (ddeville.me)
53 points by ddeville on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 2 comments
20. A* Search (kartikkukreja.wordpress.com)
84 points by kartikkukreja on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 19 comments
21. Rust web framework, Iron (ironframework.io)
137 points by lding43 on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 111 comments
22. Show HN: CurioDB – A distributed/persistent Redis clone built with Scala/Akka (github.com/stephenmcd)
62 points by stephen_mcd on Aug 15, 2015 | hide | 9 comments
23. A classic cracking challenge (3564020356.org)
62 points by simonjgreen on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 22 comments
24. Search-Script-Scrape: Web scraping exercises in Python 3 for data journalists (github.com/compjour)
61 points by danso on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 12 comments
25. Developers who can build things from scratch (aaronstannard.com)
130 points by orand on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 43 comments
26. Generative testing for JavaScript (github.com/graue)
52 points by luu on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 11 comments
27. Marvin Minsky's Homepage (media.mit.edu)
69 points by jessup on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 51 comments
28. Asio, SSL, and scalability (konradzemek.com)
53 points by ingve on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 10 comments
29. Point clouds in ThreeJS (potree.org)
61 points by AlexMuir on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 4 comments
30. Minds, Brains, and Programs (1980) [pdf] (uh.edu)
38 points by brudgers on Aug 16, 2015 | hide | 7 comments

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