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1. Google Puts Boston Dynamics Up for Sale in Robotics Retreat (bloomberg.com)
830 points by doener on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 387 comments
2. A Government Error Just Revealed Snowden Was the Target in the Lavabit Case (wired.com)
795 points by runesoerensen on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 164 comments
3. Facebook is the new Excel (alexmuir.com)
565 points by AlexMuir on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 250 comments
4. Real-Time Django: Get Started with Django Channels (heroku.com)
304 points by joeyespo on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 114 comments
5. Tcpdump is amazing (jvns.ca)
567 points by ingve on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 102 comments
6. What we learned in Seoul with AlphaGo (googleblog.blogspot.com)
259 points by Eldorado on Mar 16, 2016 | hide | 74 comments
7. US government pushed tech firms to hand over source code (zdnet.com)
204 points by tshtf on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 38 comments
8. The birth of Baghdad was a landmark for world civilisation (theguardian.com)
177 points by pepys on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 45 comments
9. Unmasking Startup L. Jackson (bloomberg.com)
357 points by jackgavigan on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 87 comments
10. Elements of Clojure (elementsofclojure.com)
199 points by ingve on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 43 comments
11. The Single Piece of JavaScript on HN (watchandcode.com)
272 points by qasar on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 186 comments
12. ProtonMail's encrypted email is now available to all (engadget.com)
163 points by rdl on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 108 comments
13. Evidence that Alzheimer’s ‘lost memories’ may one day be recoverable (washingtonpost.com)
135 points by daegloe on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 20 comments
14. Lisp Flavoured Erlang 1.0 released after 8 years of development (github.com)
312 points by vdaniuk on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 91 comments
15. Limitless Worker Surveillance (ssrn.com)
120 points by boh on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 44 comments
16. Walt Whitman's Letter for a Dying Soldier to His Wife Discovered (npr.org)
77 points by samclemens on Mar 16, 2016 | hide | 9 comments
17. The Clipper Chip (wikipedia.org)
244 points by jacquesm on Mar 16, 2016 | hide | 39 comments
18. Feathers 2.0 – a minimalist real-time JavaScript framework (feathersjs.com)
202 points by daffl on Mar 15, 2016 | hide | 81 comments
19. Stargate Physics 101: A comedy about the importance of software testing (archiveofourown.org)
334 points by gwern on Mar 16, 2016 | hide | 67 comments
20. Type hints – a mediocre programmer's reaction (2015) (python.org)
106 points by ingve on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 54 comments
21. Emac’s Org Mode will improve your software engineering (medium.com)
210 points by rohankshir on Mar 16, 2016 | hide | 125 comments
22. Illegal Math (prakashvenkat.com)
201 points by colinprince on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 100 comments
23. Twitter kills TweetDeck for Windows, automates log-ins for TweetDeck users (techcrunch.com)
80 points by protomyth on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 47 comments
24. Jobs Involving Routine Tasks Aren't Growing (stlouisfed.org)
133 points by sebgr on Mar 16, 2016 | hide | 111 comments
25. 2016 Stack Overflow Developer Survey Results (stackoverflow.com)
318 points by sambrand on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 168 comments
26. A Typical Day in a Blockchain-Enabled World Circa 2030 (blockchainfutureslab.wordpress.com)
88 points by elemeno on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 35 comments
27. Spacecraft Fire Experiment I (nasa.gov)
69 points by ourmandave on Mar 16, 2016 | hide | 9 comments
28. Venezuela to Shut Down for a Week to Cope With Electricity Crisis (bloomberg.com)
162 points by prostoalex on Mar 17, 2016 | hide | 160 comments
29. How Do You Start Mapping Unmapped Streets? (kclu.org)
50 points by mapneard on Mar 16, 2016 | hide | 18 comments
30. SABnzbd 1.0.0: Open-Source Binary Newsreader (github.com)
65 points by forlorn on Mar 16, 2016 | hide | 49 comments

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