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1. George Orwell’s 1984 is currently the top selling book on Amazon (openculture.com)
830 points by finid on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 603 comments
2. Employees are happier when led by people with deep expertise (hbr.org)
756 points by reactor on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 238 comments
3. Deep learning algorithm diagnoses skin cancer as well as seasoned dermatologists (stanford.edu)
596 points by capocannoniere on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 279 comments
4. iOS and MacOS Developers Can Now Respond to Reviews (developer.apple.com)
440 points by keehun on Jan 24, 2017 | hide | 213 comments
5. Show HN: Invite friends to SSH into your laptop using their GitHub handle (gravitational.com)
334 points by twakefield on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 99 comments
6. American chestnut trees are “technically extinct” (timeline.com)
294 points by mixmastamyk on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 120 comments
7. Element – A Vue 2.0-based component library for developers, designers and PMs (eleme.io)
337 points by Dowwie on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 140 comments
8. 1.1B Taxi Rides on Kdb+/q and 4 Xeon Phi CPUs (marksblogg.com)
316 points by hhyndman on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 102 comments
9. Making the move from Scala to Go (movio.co)
325 points by maloga on Jan 24, 2017 | hide | 367 comments
10. The Steam Controller Configurator's Untapped Power (gamasutra.com)
207 points by larsiusprime on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 127 comments
11. Ways we harden our KVM hypervisor at Google Cloud: Security in plaintext (googleblog.com)
199 points by EvgeniyZh on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 89 comments
12. The Heroism of Incremental Care (newyorker.com)
148 points by mhb on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 65 comments
13. Scientists must fight for the facts (nature.com)
302 points by jkimmel on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 144 comments
14. Racket v6.8 (racket-lang.org)
201 points by nickmain on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 40 comments
15. What’s up with Firefox? (recode.net)
326 points by cpeterso on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 384 comments
16. Apollo 1 (arstechnica.com)
168 points by NaOH on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 41 comments
17. Trump bans EPA employees from giving social media updates (thehill.com)
335 points by europa on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 292 comments
18. Robotic Fabricator Could Change the Way Buildings Are Constructed (technologyreview.com)
103 points by itamarst on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 28 comments
19. Shell Has a Forth-Like Quality (oilshell.org)
136 points by chubot on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 114 comments
20. Lessons Learned from “On Writing Well” (robinwieruch.de)
158 points by rwieruch on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 69 comments
21. Kotlin 1.1: What’s coming in the standard library (jetbrains.com)
150 points by ingve on Jan 24, 2017 | hide | 85 comments
22. Spinner (google.com)
208 points by hakanito on Jan 24, 2017 | hide | 80 comments
23. Problems I Have with Python (darkf.github.io)
212 points by ploggingdev on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 230 comments
24. Show HN: Bitesnap – Deep Learning Meets Food Logging (getbitesnap.com)
174 points by vinayan3 on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 108 comments
25. The Relationship Between Skyscrapers and Great Cities (citylab.com)
84 points by misnamed on Jan 24, 2017 | hide | 32 comments
26. Should gifted students go to a separate school? (theconversation.com)
175 points by tokenadult on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 371 comments
27. Show HN: Realtime Hacker News Summarization Using Machine Learning (hn10.org)
138 points by bexp on Jan 24, 2017 | hide | 29 comments
28. Launch HN: UpKeep (YC W17) – Basecamp for Facility Maintenance Teams (onupkeep.com)
80 points by ryanchan001 on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 60 comments
29. The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids (nationalacademies.org)
121 points by ghosh on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 93 comments
30. Announcing Ionic 2 Final (ionic.io)
140 points by jthoms1 on Jan 25, 2017 | hide | 78 comments

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