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1. Top Books on Amazon Based on Links in Hacker News Comments (ramiro.org)
1043 points by gkst on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 181 comments
2. Dear open-source maintainers, a letter from GitLab (about.gitlab.com)
924 points by levlaz on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 318 comments
3. Why Big Companies Keep Failing: The Stack Fallacy (techcrunch.com)
408 points by walterclifford on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 169 comments
4. WebTorrent – BitTorrent over WebRTC (webtorrent.io)
380 points by Doolwind on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 94 comments
5. Org-Mode for Writing: Structure and Focus (awarewriter.wordpress.com)
189 points by pmoriarty on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 74 comments
6. C++11 threads, affinity and hyperthreading (thegreenplace.net)
137 points by nkurz on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 12 comments
7. Launching an Apple TV App: What We’ve Learned So Far (serverdensity.com)
159 points by ingve on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 107 comments
8. Ask HN: Which people and groups are researching new approaches to programming?
263 points by maryrosecook on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 121 comments
9. Tech faces hour of reckoning as fundraising drops, layoffs rise (usatoday.com)
222 points by apsec112 on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 157 comments
10. Michael Bloomberg on starting a business during tough economic times (1982) (nytimes.com)
106 points by raldi on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 40 comments
11. SpaceX Falcon rocket explodes on landing after delivering satellite to space (bbc.com)
222 points by FrejNorling on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 211 comments
12. Multiple cameras and motion detection on the Raspberry Pi (pyimagesearch.com)
147 points by zionsrogue on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 28 comments
13. Voynich Manuscript: word vectors and t-SNE visualization of some patterns (christianperone.com)
131 points by perone on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 29 comments
14. Autopwn every Android device on your network using BetterCap (evilsocket.net)
106 points by wolframio on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 55 comments
15. Netboot (netboot.xyz)
214 points by p4bl0 on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 44 comments
16. Word2vec, LDA, and introducing a new hybrid algorithm: lda2vec (slideshare.net)
131 points by juxtaposicion on Jan 17, 2016 | hide | 11 comments
17. Ask HN: What sites do you use to find contract work?
358 points by the_wheel on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 162 comments
18. The Real Problem with Lunch (nytimes.com)
139 points by wallflower on Jan 16, 2016 | hide | 115 comments
19. What Working at Facebook Has Taught Me About Design Critique (medium.com/tannerc)
125 points by tannerc on Jan 17, 2016 | hide | 65 comments
20. Show HN: Python to C++14 transpiler (github.com/lukasmartinelli)
96 points by morgenkaffee on Jan 17, 2016 | hide | 44 comments
21. Once upon a time, memory allocators made sense (github.com/tarsnap)
142 points by dchest on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 117 comments
22. ‘Locked-in’ people show signs of awareness when faced with sums (newscientist.com)
72 points by mileskjeller on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 6 comments
23. Show HN: Git Draw allows you to draw pictures directly into your GitHub heat map (github.com/ben174)
91 points by ben174 on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 19 comments
24. Recurrent Neural Nets for Speech Synthesis (arxiv.org)
88 points by Katydid on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 11 comments
25. The Tennis Racket (buzzfeed.com)
140 points by jsvine on Jan 17, 2016 | hide | 72 comments
26. Recognizing Speech from Smartphone Gyroscopes (2014) (stanford.edu)
90 points by vladmiller on Jan 16, 2016 | hide | 13 comments
27. Hot Potato – Windows Privilege Escalation (foxglovesecurity.com)
73 points by mmastrac on Jan 17, 2016 | hide | 33 comments
28. Development and Deployment of Massively Multiplayer Games (ithare.com)
67 points by jayfk on Jan 17, 2016 | hide | 18 comments
29. Rethinking SIMD Vectorization for In-Memory Databases [pdf] (columbia.edu)
69 points by luu on Jan 18, 2016 | hide | 1 comment
30. Why you cannot have C++ exceptions with a stack trace (unipi.it)
58 points by ingve on Jan 17, 2016 | hide | 24 comments

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