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1. Destroy All Ifs – A Perspective from Functional Programming (degoes.net)
362 points by buffyoda on July 16, 2016 | hide | 222 comments
2. Sandstorm – An open source operating system for personal and private clouds (sandstorm.io)
434 points by dack on July 15, 2016 | hide | 164 comments
3. Dissonant tones sound fine to people not raised on Western music (arstechnica.com)
246 points by shawndumas on July 16, 2016 | hide | 84 comments
4. Cron checker (crontab.guru)
330 points by otoolep on July 16, 2016 | hide | 126 comments
5. Does 1+2+3+... Really Equal -1/12? (scientificamerican.com)
197 points by CarolineW on July 16, 2016 | hide | 168 comments
6. Full Metal Jacket: A Visual Programming Language Based on Lisp (fmjlang.co.uk)
166 points by vmorgulis on July 16, 2016 | hide | 104 comments
7. Writing custom type systems for Python in Prolog (alehander42.me)
125 points by type0 on July 16, 2016 | hide | 42 comments
8. U.S. Proposes Allowing Foreign Officials to Serve Warrants on Internet Firms (wsj.com)
141 points by hodgesrm on July 16, 2016 | hide | 119 comments
9. Copy and paste-friendly Go crypto (github.com/gtank)
141 points by FiloSottile on July 16, 2016 | hide | 33 comments
10. Quintuple: a Python 5-qubit quantum computer simulator (arxiv.org)
115 points by EvgeniyZh on July 16, 2016 | hide | 49 comments
11. Just: A library of dependency-free JS utilities that do just do one thing (github.com/angus-c)
96 points by arash_milani on July 16, 2016 | hide | 74 comments
12. A DIY diabetes kit (bbc.com)
109 points by kawera on July 16, 2016 | hide | 64 comments
13. When Yahoo Ruled the Valley: Stories of the Original ‘Surfers’ (nytimes.com)
103 points by miraj on July 16, 2016 | hide | 40 comments
14. J-core Open Processor (j-core.org)
177 points by CarolineW on July 16, 2016 | hide | 27 comments
15. CloudFlare, We Have a Problem (cryto.net)
297 points by signa11 on July 16, 2016 | hide | 163 comments
16. How to set up an OpenStreetMap server (thinkonbytes.blogspot.com)
150 points by ashitlerferad on July 16, 2016 | hide | 30 comments
17. Malcolm Gladwell got us wrong: here’s what got oversimplified (salon.com)
141 points by luu on July 16, 2016 | hide | 147 comments
18. Sylvie Forbin, lobbyist for Vivendi, is new head of copyright at WIPO (keionline.org)
98 points by walterbell on July 16, 2016 | hide | 23 comments
19. What Mailchimp does to make sure emails get delivered (wired.com)
136 points by connie219 on July 16, 2016 | hide | 77 comments
20. Hablog – High-availability, distributed, lightweight, static site with comments (zorinaq.com)
102 points by mrb on July 16, 2016 | hide | 37 comments
21. The mobile device lab at the Prineville data center (facebook.com)
86 points by slyall on July 15, 2016 | hide | 11 comments
22. The Mind of an Architect (99percentinvisible.org)
98 points by anonu on July 15, 2016 | hide | 20 comments
23. Misuse of Creative Commons-licensed photo leads to public apology (wikimedia.org)
86 points by edward on July 16, 2016 | hide | 56 comments
24. State of LTE Advanced (cellularinsights.com)
106 points by milan03 on July 15, 2016 | hide | 9 comments
25. Researchers chip away at Smale's 7th unsolved problem in mathematics (phys.org)
53 points by dnetesn on July 16, 2016 | hide | 17 comments
26. MaBo – An MRT and BGP Parser in OCaml (github.com/anssi-fr)
41 points by guedou on July 16, 2016 | hide | 1 comment
27. Fabrik – A Visual Programming Environment (1988) (msu.ru)
54 points by panic on July 15, 2016 | hide | 17 comments
28. Show HN: Matroschka – A Python steganography tool (github.com/fgrimme)
69 points by vojd on July 16, 2016 | hide | 8 comments
29. Why do many corpses found in Europe’s peat bogs show signs of violent death? (nautil.us)
81 points by dnetesn on July 16, 2016 | hide | 11 comments
30. The Mystery of Urban Psychosis (theatlantic.com)
58 points by wallflower on July 16, 2016 | hide | 23 comments

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