Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit | 2015-12-18 login
Stories from December 18, 2015
Go back a day, month, or year. Go forward a day, month, or year.
1. Show HN: Open Hunt – an open and community-run alternative to Product Hunt (openhunt.co)
1093 points by mhurwi on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 180 comments
2. Big Company vs. Startup Work and Compensation (danluu.com)
730 points by ingve on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 402 comments
3. Wireshark 2.0: Now with Qt (lwn.net)
354 points by signa11 on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 149 comments
4. My positive experience as a woman in tech (verou.me)
520 points by sebkomianos on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 385 comments
5. Reflecting on Haskell in 2015 (stephendiehl.com)
191 points by lelf on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 102 comments
6. DuckDuckGo grew more than 70% this year (qz.com)
385 points by nichodges on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 183 comments
7. Ketamine’s effect bolsters a new theory of mental illness (nautil.us)
181 points by pmcpinto on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 148 comments
8. Binaryen: Compiler infrastructure and toolchain library for WebAssembly, in C++ (github.com/webassembly)
98 points by ingve on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 3 comments
9. Unauthorized code in Juniper ScreenOS allows for administrative access (juniper.net)
271 points by tshtf on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 95 comments
10. Show HN: A fireplace for Emacs (github.com/johanvts)
257 points by johanvts on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 69 comments
11. A New Kind of Landscape Photography (theatlantic.com)
124 points by coloneltcb on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 24 comments
12. The mystery of India’s deadly exam scam (theguardian.com)
266 points by oska on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 173 comments
13. The last new subway line in Japan (gyrovague.com)
125 points by _0nac on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 92 comments
14. Is preventing browser fingerprinting a lost cause? (2012) [pdf] (w3.org)
69 points by cpeterso on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 25 comments
15. The Secret Surveillance Catalogue (theintercept.com)
199 points by jbegley on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 65 comments
16. Mars Rover Finds Changing Rocks, Surprising Scientists (nytimes.com)
72 points by hvo on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 10 comments
17. A challenge to startups (daemonology.net)
98 points by jsnell on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 35 comments
18. BayesDB – a probabilistic programming platform (csail.mit.edu)
175 points by kaivi on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 9 comments
19. Go 1.6 Beta Released (golang.org)
217 points by omginternets on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 64 comments
20. APT tilting train: A laughing stock that changed the world (bbc.co.uk)
63 points by darrhiggs on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 25 comments
21. A visualisation of all of the money in the world (visualcapitalist.com)
319 points by onion2k on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 115 comments
22. Bayesian Logic Programming (bayesianlogic.github.io)
125 points by jlturner on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 20 comments
23. Wifibroadcast – Analog-like transmission of live video data (befinitiv.wordpress.com)
129 points by infodroid on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 39 comments
24. Software developed or maintained by the OpenBSD project (openbsd.org)
168 points by yarapavan on Dec 18, 2015 | hide | 68 comments
25. China Cracks Down on Politically Incorrect Maps (citylab.com)
102 points by qzervaas on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 56 comments
26. Georgia Tech Researchers Demonstrate How the Brain Can Handle So Much Data (gatech.edu)
82 points by espeed on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 13 comments
27. Plan 9: The Way the Future Was (2003) (uri.edu)
78 points by ktamura on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 41 comments
28. 89, 263, 201, 500, 337, 480 (damninteresting.com)
122 points by ca98am79 on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 34 comments
29. Google Launchpad Accelerator: Equity-Free Accelerator Program for Startups (developers.google.com)
94 points by enigami on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 12 comments
30. Rsync.net: ZFS Replication to the cloud is here and fast (arstechnica.com)
125 points by wstrange on Dec 17, 2015 | hide | 54 comments

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

Search: