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1. How is NSA breaking so much crypto? (2015) (freedom-to-tinker.com)
586 points by ColanR on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 257 comments
2. Finland will hand out cash to 2000 jobless people to test universal basic income (nytimes.com)
610 points by salmonet on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 394 comments
3. Galileo navigation satellite system goes live (dw.com)
411 points by vezycash on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 160 comments
4. SQL Server on Linux public preview (microsoft.com)
247 points by olalonde on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 159 comments
5. Shopify has paid over $300k in security exploit bounties (hackerone.com)
251 points by mrusschen on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 78 comments
6. Haiku booting in UEFI mode (haiku-os.org)
226 points by return_0e on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 94 comments
7. Germany's New Crowdfunded Train (citylab.com)
233 points by misnamed on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 155 comments
8. No Proton Decay Means Grand Unification Must Wait (quantamagazine.org)
148 points by aburan28 on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 53 comments
9. Stroustrup's Rule and Layering Over Time in Rust (thefeedbackloop.xyz)
226 points by qznc on Dec 16, 2016 | hide | 73 comments
10. Intel X86 Encoder Decoder (intelxed.github.io)
146 points by luu on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 40 comments
11. Management theory is becoming a compendium of dead ideas (economist.com)
254 points by fraqed on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 156 comments
12. Hans Rosling doesn’t consider himself an optimist or pessimist but ‘possibilist’ (nature.com)
164 points by devnonymous on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 44 comments
13. Uber's predatory pricing is undermining public transit and density (humantransit.org)
217 points by erispoe on Dec 16, 2016 | hide | 229 comments
14. Qualcomm Demos 48-Core Centriq 2400 Server SoC in Action, Begins Sampling (anandtech.com)
119 points by SoapSeller on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 36 comments
15. Ask YC: Any Updates on the Basic Income Project?
266 points by JohnnySpaghetti on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 108 comments
16. Chinese smiths forge a large flange on the street [video] (youtube.com)
200 points by shawndumas on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 82 comments
17. Amazon drivers pushed to the limit as holiday deliveries reach a frenzy (latimes.com)
132 points by mbgaxyz on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 89 comments
18. Natural Language Corpus Data: Beautiful Data (norvig.com)
110 points by espeed on Dec 16, 2016 | hide | 13 comments
19. American Firms Want to Keep Older Workers a Bit Longer (bloomberg.com)
87 points by petethomas on Dec 16, 2016 | hide | 93 comments
20. Bitcoin Is Being Monitored by an Increasingly Wary U.S. Government (newsweek.com)
109 points by em3rgent0rdr on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 62 comments
21. Why don't more physicists subscribe to pilot wave theory? (quora.com)
119 points by rfreytag on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 112 comments
22. Venezuela Follows India’s Example and Voids Half of Its Cash (wsj.com)
133 points by ryan_j_naughton on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 152 comments
23. Notation as a Tool of Thought (1979) (jsoftware.com)
106 points by ehudla on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 25 comments
24. Sxc – An s-expression based language source transpiler for C (github.com/burtonsamograd)
101 points by kruhft on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 34 comments
25. Tsunami warning issued after magnitude 7.9 quake hits east of Papua New Guinea (reuters.com)
71 points by tchalla on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 20 comments
26. What Hardware startups can learn from Pebble (bolt.io)
93 points by kNawade on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 46 comments
27. Llvmcpy – Python bindings for LLVM auto-generated from the LLVM-C API (rev.ng)
60 points by aleclm on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 16 comments
28. ARM extends HPC offering with acquisition of Allinea Software (arm.com)
70 points by drydot on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 19 comments
29. The Next Five Years of ClojureScript (cognitect.com)
128 points by tosh on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 65 comments
30. Traditional JavaScript benchmarks (benediktmeurer.de)
85 points by ojno on Dec 17, 2016 | hide | 35 comments

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