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Stories from January 3, 2017, ordered by time on the front page
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1. Show HN: Explore ideas whose patent protection expires today (patentsexpiringtoday.com)
546 points by niko001 on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 142 comments
2. Startup Puts Everything You Need for a Two-Acre Farm in a Shipping Container (smithsonianmag.com)
511 points by kungfudoi on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 256 comments
3. Challenges you’re going to face when building a chatbot (infermedica.com)
317 points by lukaszprzywarty on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 138 comments
4. Tor at the Heart: Firefox (torproject.org)
416 points by nachtigall on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 71 comments
5. Request for Startups: Water (ycombinator.com)
229 points by craigcannon on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 224 comments
6. Why isn't there a Google for the law? (openlawlib.org)
371 points by vqc on Jan 2, 2017 | hide | 214 comments
7. DeepMind’s work in 2016: a round-up (deepmind.com)
212 points by jonbaer on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 55 comments
8. Learning to Learn in TensorFlow (github.com)
266 points by espeed on Jan 2, 2017 | hide | 18 comments
9. An Ancient City Emerges in a Remote Rain Forest (newyorker.com)
158 points by Thevet on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 45 comments
10. Basic Category Theory (arxiv.org)
248 points by adamnemecek on Jan 2, 2017 | hide | 85 comments
11. Odo: Shapeshifting for your data (readthedocs.io)
181 points by jonbaer on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 35 comments
12. Why isn't memset() async-signal-safe? (conman.org)
161 points by spc476 on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 94 comments
13. Oblique programming strategies (traviscj.com)
178 points by based2 on Jan 2, 2017 | hide | 25 comments
14. Programming languages that are actively developed on GitHub (github.com)
189 points by loppers92 on Jan 2, 2017 | hide | 125 comments
15. The Isdalen mystery (nrk.no)
138 points by radagast on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 25 comments
16. Study finds more extreme storms ahead for California (mit.edu)
56 points by chmaynard on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 21 comments
17. Forget Survival of the Fittest: It Is Kindness That Counts (2009) (scientificamerican.com)
208 points by davidjnelson on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 133 comments
18. The ad tech renaissance (bokonads.com)
114 points by taylorbuley on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 77 comments
19. HPE's New Chip Marks a Milestone in Optical Computing (ieee.org)
58 points by jonbaer on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 11 comments
20. Introducing rkt’s ability to detect privilege escalation attacks on containers (coreos.com)
111 points by manacit on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 36 comments
21. Rise of the High-Profit Micro Farm (2016) (modernfarmer.com)
209 points by saycheese on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 42 comments
22. Class Breaks (schneier.com)
189 points by thegeomaster on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 55 comments
23. 33c3: Talking Behind Your Back [video] (ccc.de)
64 points by beardog on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 9 comments
24. Combinatorial Algorithms (1978) [pdf] (upenn.edu)
88 points by espeed on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 6 comments
25. CS 294 Deep Reinforcement Learning, Spring 2017 (berkeley.edu)
210 points by aaronjg on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 18 comments
26. Open-Sourcing Our Incident Response Documentation (pagerduty.com)
182 points by kungfudoi on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 8 comments
27. Ask HN: What “old” programming languages will you still be using in 2017?
212 points by _of on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 493 comments
28. Show HN: Zazu App – An OSS app launcher, similar to Alfred (zazuapp.org)
111 points by blainesch on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 56 comments
29. Study: carpooling apps could reduce traffic 3x in NYC (mit.edu)
170 points by belltaco on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 178 comments
30. Postscript: Time Goes On (2014) (learnyousomeerlang.com)
39 points by tosh on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 9 comments

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