Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit | 2016-12-11 login
Stories from December 11, 2016
Go back a day, month, or year. Go forward a day, month, or year.
1. Run Unix processes inside your browser (browsix.org)
484 points by corv on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 124 comments
2. Spaced repetition (gwern.net)
299 points by ergot on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 115 comments
3. Ask HN: What was your best passive income in 2016?
779 points by djadmin on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 678 comments
4. The short, tormented life of computer genius Phil Katz (2000) (bbsdocumentary.com)
365 points by sanimal on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 122 comments
5. How I use Anki to learn mathematics (lesswrong.com)
256 points by Tomte on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 46 comments
6. The New Intel: How Nvidia Went from Powering Video Games to Revolutionizing AI (forbes.com)
213 points by sonabinu on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 123 comments
7. Why I Regret Making My House a Smart-House (2013) (finehomebuilding.com)
196 points by un_montagnard on Dec 10, 2016 | hide | 167 comments
8. Confirmation of the topology of the Wendelstein 7-X stellarator’s magnetic field (nature.com)
340 points by bcaulfield on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 113 comments
9. uBlock Origin for Microsoft Edge (microsoft.com)
296 points by ggregoire on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 204 comments
10. Happy 23rd Birthday, DOOM (rome.ro)
170 points by qwertyuiop924 on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 79 comments
11. Tips for Self-Learning Programming (hiphipjorge.com)
216 points by hiphipjorge on Dec 10, 2016 | hide | 53 comments
12. Why we chose Vue.js over React (pixeljets.com)
377 points by jetter on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 249 comments
13. All of Richard Feynman’s physics lectures are now available free online (2014) (sciencealert.com)
271 points by mpweiher on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 38 comments
14. Write a toy strace and gdb (hondu.co)
157 points by FiloSottile on Dec 10, 2016 | hide | 6 comments
15. How my startup failed (1999) (stanford.edu)
141 points by vivekd on Dec 10, 2016 | hide | 21 comments
16. Linux 4.9 is out (lwn.net)
208 points by sply on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 44 comments
17. Proposed server purchase for GitLab.com (gitlab.com)
356 points by jfreax on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 320 comments
18. German judges explain their decision that ad-blocking software is legal (arstechnica.com)
290 points by Tomte on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 269 comments
19. Learning Advanced JavaScript (2008) (ejohn.org)
192 points by kparaju on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 55 comments
20. A Reason Why Your Contractual Agreement Shouldn't Be a “Work for Hire” (craftblue.com)
147 points by jqueryin on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 34 comments
21. Show HN: JavaScript Cache Size Measurement (fromwhenceitca.me)
42 points by awirth on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 22 comments
22. Interview with Max Levchin (nytimes.com)
80 points by misotaur on Dec 10, 2016 | hide | 62 comments
23. How the Hough Transform Was Invented (2009) [pdf] (umontreal.ca)
61 points by espeed on Dec 10, 2016 | hide | 15 comments
24. Dichronauts (gregegan.net)
100 points by sohkamyung on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 29 comments
25. Behind the financial maneuvering at Hostess (nytimes.com)
62 points by redcastle on Dec 10, 2016 | hide | 35 comments
26. Last.Backend becomes open-source (lastbackend.com)
96 points by sandGorgon on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 47 comments
27. Show HN: xOS – a 32-bit OS for the PC (github.com)
115 points by omarrx024 on Dec 10, 2016 | hide | 26 comments
28. Python Systems for Algorithmic Composition and Computational Musicology (flexatone.org)
57 points by BuuQu9hu on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 2 comments
29. Burnout [audio] (npr.org)
81 points by noobhacker on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 45 comments
30. Dark corners of Unicode (2015) (eev.ee)
150 points by madars on Dec 11, 2016 | hide | 52 comments

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

Search: