Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit | 2016-08-14 login
Stories from August 14, 2016
Go back a day, month, or year. Go forward a day, month, or year.
1. What Makes a McMansion Bad Architecture? (mcmansionhell.tumblr.com)
758 points by jseliger on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 519 comments
2. NASA Systems Engineering Handbook (2008) [pdf] (nasa.gov)
198 points by efm on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 39 comments
3. An introduction to Japanese (pomax.github.io)
363 points by e-sushi on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 122 comments
4. Computational and Inferential Thinking – The Foundations of Data Science (inferentialthinking.com)
161 points by gkst on Aug 13, 2016 | hide | 12 comments
5. Richard Feynman and the Connection Machine (longnow.org)
225 points by jonbaer on Aug 13, 2016 | hide | 32 comments
6. How the Hunt Brothers Cornered the Silver Market and Then Lost It All (priceonomics.com)
134 points by adventured on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 52 comments
7. Motivational Incongruence and Well-Being at the Workplace (frontiersin.org)
152 points by rjdevereux on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 86 comments
8. What is it like to understand advanced mathematics? (quora.com)
252 points by maverick_iceman on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 92 comments
9. Ask HN: How to prepare for a Front-end Developer interview?
209 points by eesta on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 136 comments
10. Software Freedom Doesn't Kill People, Security Through Obscurity Kills People (ebb.org)
192 points by ashitlerferad on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 124 comments
11. Sdl-gpu: A library for high-performance, modern 2D graphics with SDL (github.com/grimfang4)
119 points by vmorgulis on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 26 comments
12. SW-delta: an incremental cache for the web (github.com/gmetais)
139 points by instakill on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 28 comments
13. NUMA Deep Dive Part 1: From UMA to NUMA (frankdenneman.nl)
100 points by wila on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 16 comments
14. ZFS High-Availability NAS (github.com/ewwhite)
150 points by louwrentius on Aug 13, 2016 | hide | 59 comments
15. Steam on FreeBSD (github.com/steamonfreebsd)
123 points by vasili111 on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 17 comments
16. Tim Cook, the interview: Running Apple β€˜is sort of a lonely job’ (washingtonpost.com)
178 points by jerryhuang100 on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 172 comments
17. FreeBSD 11.0-RC1 Now Available (freebsd.org)
113 points by vasili111 on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 38 comments
18. SVG 2 new features (github.com/w3c)
152 points by okket on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 72 comments
19. OpenFisca – Open models to compute tax and benefit systems (openfisca.fr)
125 points by based2 on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 12 comments
20. A History of Early Versions of Adventure (bluerenga.wordpress.com)
56 points by ingve on Aug 13, 2016 | hide | 4 comments
21. ARM Cortex-M, Interrupts and FreeRTOS (mcuoneclipse.com)
93 points by another on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 12 comments
22. Explorable Explanations (explorableexplanations.com)
91 points by guiambros on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 10 comments
23. SpaceX successfully lands its sixth Falcon 9 rocket after launch (theverge.com)
174 points by molecule on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 55 comments
24. How Silicon Valley's Palantir Wired Washington (politico.com)
143 points by hownottowrite on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 108 comments
25. The Rise of the Platform Economy (issues.org)
67 points by jonbaer on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 18 comments
26. Which MBAs Make More: Consultants or Small-Business Owners? (hbr.org)
103 points by randomname2 on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 33 comments
27. Free Software Foundation Releases FY2015 Annual Report (fsf.org)
68 points by jordigh on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 10 comments
28. Gopherpedia: The Gopher Interface to Wikipedia (floodgap.com)
60 points by vmorgulis on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 10 comments
29. Backers of Open-Source Chips Launch Startup (wsj.com)
66 points by poindontcare on Aug 13, 2016 | hide | 16 comments
30. Seamless Object-Oriented Software Architecture (1994) [pdf] (bon-method.com)
46 points by Tomte on Aug 14, 2016 | hide | 5 comments

Guidelines | FAQ | Lists | API | Security | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: