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1. Japan Keeps This Defunct Train Station Running for Just One Passenger (citylab.com)
606 points by hudibras on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 191 comments
2. Nvidia GPUs can break Chrome's incognito mode (charliehorse55.wordpress.com)
474 points by charliehorse55 on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 166 comments
3. Show HN: I've made a tool to generate beautiful gradient background images (quasi.ink)
448 points by tiborsaas on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 94 comments
4. 802.11ah Wi-Fi Standard Approved (wi-fi.org)
207 points by sengork on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 105 comments
5. Forbes asked readers to turn off adblockers then immediately served them malware (engadget.com)
365 points by temp on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 151 comments
6. Why I Write Games in C (jonathanwhiting.com)
279 points by ingve on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 298 comments
7. Hacker Monthly Shuts Down (hackermonthly.com)
241 points by quanganhdo on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 79 comments
8. Juniper Networks will drop code tied to National Security Agency (reuters.com)
168 points by molteanu on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 40 comments
9. Lyft defies predictions by continuing to grow as a rival to Uber (latimes.com)
179 points by gwintrob on Jan 8, 2016 | hide | 149 comments
10. Netflix's async sendfile now in FreeBSD-current (freebsd.org)
179 points by drewg123 on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 28 comments
11. An Easy Way to Learn Hard Stuff (medium.com)
186 points by mrborgen on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 48 comments
12. Show HN: A decentralized social network with end-to-end encryption (github.com)
167 points by mschultheiss on Jan 8, 2016 | hide | 61 comments
13. Google Genomics: store, process, explore and share genomic data (cloud.google.com)
162 points by fitzwatermellow on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 53 comments
14. Why I will be using RISC-V in my next chip (adapteva.com)
158 points by adapteva on Jan 8, 2016 | hide | 97 comments
15. How Optimizely Almost Got Me Fired (2014) (sumall.com)
163 points by yanowitz on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 78 comments
16. Fast Servers (sdf1.org)
146 points by mr_tyzic on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 53 comments
17. Be your own video hoster with Docker and Nginx (datarhei.github.io)
118 points by betablocker on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 30 comments
18. Smashing the Z/OS LE "Daisy" Chain for Fun and Cease and Desist Letters (reddit.com)
99 points by luu on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 9 comments
19. Exxo – build portable Python binaries (github.com)
74 points by whalesalad on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 10 comments
20. Why I'm joining the Dart Team (medium.com)
157 points by wstrange on Jan 8, 2016 | hide | 131 comments
21. Analysis of Software Architectures (firatatagun.com)
111 points by fatagun on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 37 comments
22. What is the performance impact of using int64_t on 32-bit systems? (stackoverflow.com)
72 points by networked on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 30 comments
23. “My tires have RFID tags in them. Yours probably do also” (twitter.com)
118 points by aburan28 on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 84 comments
24. Reverse engineering the VW electronic control unit (lwn.net)
123 points by oska on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 25 comments
25. How Ants Find Food (2003) (sourceforge.net)
53 points by ycmbntrthrwaway on Jan 8, 2016 | hide | 5 comments
26. How the Bitcoin protocol actually works (2013) (michaelnielsen.org)
81 points by dsr12 on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 4 comments
27. How Qantas Ferried an Engine on the Wing of a 747 (flightradar24.com)
126 points by bootload on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 25 comments
28. Optimizing Linux with cheap flash drives (2011) (lwn.net)
62 points by edward on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 17 comments
29. RustBelt: Logical Foundations for the Future of Safe Systems Programming (mpi-sws.org)
98 points by ingve on Jan 8, 2016 | hide | 16 comments
30. Long range forecast (antipope.org)
74 points by stakent on Jan 9, 2016 | hide | 53 comments

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