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1. Return of incandescent light bulbs as MIT makes them more efficient than LEDs (telegraph.co.uk)
472 points by randomname2 on May 25, 2016 | hide | 267 comments
2. Flappy Bird Clone Code Injected into Super Mario World for SNES by Hand (youtube.com)
566 points by CameronBanga on May 25, 2016 | hide | 71 comments
3. Nix as OS X Package Manager (ofilabs.com)
357 points by ingve on May 25, 2016 | hide | 204 comments
4. Coinbase Co-founder: Ethereum Is the Forefront of Digital Currency (medium.com)
340 points by sethbannon on May 24, 2016 | hide | 195 comments
5. AMD’s Zen Summit Ridge 8-core CPUs on Par with Intel I7 5960X Extreme (techfrag.com)
178 points by willvarfar on May 24, 2016 | hide | 73 comments
6. Open-Sourcing Twitter Heron (blog.twitter.com)
289 points by samber on May 25, 2016 | hide | 63 comments
7. Has a Hungarian physics lab found a new force of nature? (nature.com)
264 points by etiam on May 25, 2016 | hide | 87 comments
8. How to move from Amazon RDS to a dedicated PostgreSQL server (authentise.com)
161 points by cinnamonman on May 24, 2016 | hide | 71 comments
9. A2: Analog Malicious Hardware [pdf] (impedimenttoprogress.com)
315 points by ltcode on May 25, 2016 | hide | 94 comments
10. WebGazer.js: Eye Tracking on the Browser (brown.edu)
190 points by trymas on May 25, 2016 | hide | 65 comments
11. Four hundred miles with Tesla’s autopilot forced me to trust the machine (arstechnica.com)
206 points by jonbaer on May 24, 2016 | hide | 146 comments
12. Is Facebook eavesdropping on phone conversations? (news10.com)
287 points by how-about-this on May 25, 2016 | hide | 239 comments
13. Mathematicians Bridge Finite-Infinite Divide (quantamagazine.org)
214 points by okket on May 24, 2016 | hide | 61 comments
14. OpenAI Team Update (openai.com)
125 points by sama on May 25, 2016 | hide | 25 comments
15. Could Alzheimer’s Stem from Infections? (nytimes.com)
128 points by Rezo on May 25, 2016 | hide | 33 comments
16. Programming with a Differentiable Forth Interpreter (arxiv.org)
97 points by sapphireblue on May 24, 2016 | hide | 15 comments
17. Autoencoding Blade Runner: reconstructing films with artificial neural networks (medium.com)
119 points by arto on May 24, 2016 | hide | 37 comments
18. Search Bangs (duckduckgo.com)
123 points by brudgers on May 25, 2016 | hide | 77 comments
19. Solomon Golomb (1932–2016) (stephenwolfram.com)
108 points by NoXReX on May 25, 2016 | hide | 31 comments
20. Hypernetes: Bringing Security and Multi-Tenancy to Kubernetes (kubernetes.io)
109 points by scprodigy on May 24, 2016 | hide | 29 comments
21. Canary Watch, One Year Later (eff.org)
108 points by dwaxe on May 25, 2016 | hide | 24 comments
22. Repurposing Old Smartphones for Home Automation (linux.com)
111 points by ashitlerferad on May 24, 2016 | hide | 20 comments
23. Disney stops making video games in house – insiders reveal what went wrong (techinsider.io)
129 points by nkurz on May 24, 2016 | hide | 59 comments
24. In Silicon Valley, a new emphasis on barriers to government requests for data (washingtonpost.com)
88 points by ValG on May 24, 2016 | hide | 34 comments
25. Microsoft is cutting 1,000 jobs in Finland as it stops phone production (businessinsider.com)
192 points by dacm on May 25, 2016 | hide | 162 comments
26. How an underwater fantasy blockbuster turned into a legendary movie fiasco (atavist.com)
96 points by seventyhorses on May 24, 2016 | hide | 28 comments
27. Study monitors programmers' stress levels to predict the quality of their code (boingboing.net)
67 points by dhotson on May 24, 2016 | hide | 32 comments
28. Application data caching using SSDs (netflix.com)
107 points by sgmansfield on May 25, 2016 | hide | 28 comments
29. Airbnb: Building a Visual Language, Behind the scenes of our new design system (airbnb.design)
128 points by kevinwuhoo on May 25, 2016 | hide | 16 comments
30. Racial Fault Lines in Silicon Valley (devcolor.org)
226 points by bdr on May 25, 2016 | hide | 153 comments

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