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1. Go best practices, six years in (bourgon.org)
440 points by krat0sprakhar on May 1, 2016 | hide | 202 comments
2. To become a good C programmer (2011) (fabiensanglard.net)
272 points by __john on May 1, 2016 | hide | 103 comments
3. Why now is the best time to study quantum computing (2014) (arxiv.org)
195 points by Phithagoras on May 1, 2016 | hide | 78 comments
4. Rule 41 Proposes to Grant New Hacking Powers to the Government (eff.org)
230 points by DiabloD3 on May 1, 2016 | hide | 80 comments
5. What Happened to Google Maps? (justinobeirne.com)
464 points by doff on May 1, 2016 | hide | 193 comments
6. Humble Book Bundle: Hacking Presented by No Starch Press (humblebundle.com)
208 points by p4bl0 on May 1, 2016 | hide | 25 comments
7. Automated Testing for League of Legends (riotgames.com)
246 points by jsnell on April 30, 2016 | hide | 74 comments
8. Inline assembly in Linux (github.com/0xax)
158 points by 0xAX on May 1, 2016 | hide | 33 comments
9. Introducing the Infinit file system (infinit.one)
212 points by urza on May 1, 2016 | hide | 60 comments
10. 10nm versus 7nm (semiengineering.com)
155 points by jsnell on May 1, 2016 | hide | 132 comments
11. I installed Windows 95 on my Apple Watch (medium.com/tendigi-insights)
287 points by coloneltcb on April 29, 2016 | hide | 51 comments
12. Handcuffed to Uber (techcrunch.com)
174 points by felarof on May 1, 2016 | hide | 206 comments
13. TTIP Documents Revealed (sueddeutsche.de)
256 points by BonsaiDen on May 1, 2016 | hide | 91 comments
14. A cache miss is not a cache miss (larshagencpp.github.io)
126 points by ingve on May 1, 2016 | hide | 39 comments
15. McLaren needs Compaq laptops with bespoke CA cards to maintain the remaining F1s (jalopnik.com)
227 points by mstats on May 1, 2016 | hide | 150 comments
16. ‘Lost’ songs from the Middle Ages are brought back to life (cam.ac.uk)
107 points by tintinnabula on May 1, 2016 | hide | 9 comments
17. "Payload to Mars" Added to SpaceX Pricelist (spacex.com)
220 points by paulsutter on May 1, 2016 | hide | 107 comments
18. 9/14/14: Sold 500 edu copies of Air Display 2. 4/25/16: All 500 refunded (twitter.com/dshowell)
291 points by zdw on May 1, 2016 | hide | 101 comments
19. RISC instruction sets I have known and disliked (jwhitham.org)
104 points by jsnell on May 1, 2016 | hide | 74 comments
20. The Increasing Problem with the Misinformed (baekdal.com)
195 points by r721 on May 1, 2016 | hide | 73 comments
21. C++ Has Become More Pythonic (2014) (preshing.com)
126 points by luu on April 29, 2016 | hide | 121 comments
22. The MakerBot Obituary (hackaday.com)
146 points by szczys on April 28, 2016 | hide | 34 comments
23. Immortality Begins at Forty (ribbonfarm.com)
190 points by samclemens on April 30, 2016 | hide | 137 comments
24. P2P DNS (github.com/mononofu)
69 points by mikemoka on April 29, 2016 | hide | 21 comments
25. Andrei Tarkovsky – Poetic Harmony [video] (youtube.com)
119 points by based2 on April 30, 2016 | hide | 18 comments
26. Moving Past the Scaling Myth (silvrback.com)
100 points by tmorton on May 1, 2016 | hide | 23 comments
27. Silhouettes of the bomb: what can we learn from the shapes of atomic weapons? (nuclearsecrecy.com)
86 points by rdl on April 30, 2016 | hide | 34 comments
28. The Professor Has a Daring Past (nytimes.com)
92 points by hvo on April 30, 2016 | hide | 3 comments
29. Warn HN: stacks made executable on GNU by mere presence of assembly code
149 points by kazinator on April 30, 2016 | hide | 25 comments
30. Practical Reverse Engineering Part 2 – Scouting the Firmware (jcjc-dev.com)
67 points by paulw0 on May 1, 2016 | hide | 3 comments

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