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1. Grumpy: Go running Python (googleblog.com)
1411 points by trotterdylan on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 451 comments
2. Google reveals secret test of AI bot to beat top Go players (nature.com)
495 points by cpeterso on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 205 comments
3. TensorKart: self-driving MarioKart with TensorFlow (kevinhughes.ca)
631 points by pickle27 on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 68 comments
4. Tesla Flips the Switch on the Gigafactory (bloomberg.com)
446 points by fmihaila on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 153 comments
5. Getting Past C (ntpsec.org)
461 points by ingve on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 486 comments
6. Richard Feynman Put Himself on the FBI’s Do Not Call List (muckrock.com)
381 points by danso on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 73 comments
7. Renewing Medium’s focus (blog.medium.com)
482 points by minimaxir on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 376 comments
8. P vs. NP (scottaaronson.com)
390 points by ikeboy on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 71 comments
9. Sweden reveals results from pilot of 30-hour work week (bloomberg.com)
231 points by uxhacker on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 198 comments
10. Alexa: Amazon's Operating System (stratechery.com)
278 points by misiti3780 on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 168 comments
11. I’m Joining LinkedIn (tomdale.net)
248 points by joeyespo on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 157 comments
12. Don’t Get Trampled: The Puzzle for “Unicorn” Employees (medium.com)
257 points by prostoalex on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 91 comments
13. HP made a laptop slightly thicker to add 3 hours of battery life (theverge.com)
237 points by slantyyz on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 216 comments
14. Inkscape Version 0.92 is Released (inkscape.org)
402 points by p4bl0 on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 204 comments
15. Show HN: PDFlower – Reflow PDF papers for small-screen reading (pdflower.com)
216 points by chengchang on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 59 comments
16. The Real Name Fallacy (coralproject.net)
318 points by maxt on Jan 3, 2017 | hide | 309 comments
17. Apple Removes New York Times Apps from iTunes Store in China (nytimes.com)
198 points by gist on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 184 comments
18. Dropbox Could Have One of 2017’s Most Interesting IPOs (technologyreview.com)
168 points by t23 on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 153 comments
19. First China-U.K. Freight Train Departs as Xi Seeks to Lift Trade (bloomberg.com)
168 points by caf on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 131 comments
20. Isaac Asimov Asks, “How Do People Get New Ideas?” (1959) (technologyreview.com)
211 points by xtacy on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 28 comments
21. SpaceVim – Like Spacemacs, but for Vim (spacevim.org)
223 points by wsdjeg on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 176 comments
22. Notes for the New Year (ycombinator.com)
172 points by craigcannon on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 78 comments
23. Headphone inline controls – how they differ on Apple iOS vs. Android/Nokia (head-fi.org)
170 points by sengork on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 77 comments
24. Video Games Satisfy Basic Human Needs (nautil.us)
244 points by dnetesn on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 136 comments
25. $718K penalty against M.C. Dean for blocking Wi-Fi devices (2015) (fcc.gov)
194 points by adammunich on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 120 comments
26. SeaweedFS – A simple and highly scalable distributed file system (github.com)
119 points by daenney on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 50 comments
27. Rust on RTL8710 running FreeRTOS (polyfractal.com)
245 points by aurhum on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 46 comments
28. Minstrel ZX80 Clone (tynemouthsoftware.co.uk)
113 points by sohkamyung on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 31 comments
29. Why anything? Why this? (1998) (lrb.co.uk)
66 points by diodorus on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 77 comments
30. AI's Role in Our Urban Future (adversarial.ai)
49 points by arshakn on Jan 4, 2017 | hide | 15 comments

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