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1. Fifth Circuit holds that First Amendment protects the right to record the police [pdf] (uscourts.gov)
670 points by oftenwrong on Feb 17, 2017 | hide | 189 comments
2. Nintendo announced Switch Dev kits are $500 (googleusercontent.com)
347 points by shawndumas on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 129 comments
3. Co-founder Conflict (techcrunch.com)
366 points by garry on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 57 comments
4. Pixar offers free online lessons in storytelling via Khan Academy (techcrunch.com)
503 points by ehudla on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 93 comments
5. Show HN: Evilpass – A slightly evil password strength checker (github.com/sircmpwn)
367 points by ddevault on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 162 comments
6. Detection of radioactive iodine at trace levels in Europe in January 2017 (irsn.fr)
308 points by ge0rg on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 87 comments
7. How ‘Weird Al’ eclipsed most stars he parodied (washingtonpost.com)
231 points by ohjeez on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 97 comments
8. The idea maze of personal logging (2016) (pcmonk.me)
136 points by pcmonk on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 46 comments
9. Ask HN: How should I teach code to kids?
236 points by holaboyperu on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 133 comments
10. Show HN: Clozemaster – Learn language in context (clozemaster.com)
145 points by cmmike on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 67 comments
11. Families Hear from Completely Paralyzed Patients via New Device (singularityhub.com)
126 points by thomyorkie on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 34 comments
12. Why Do Americans Refrigerate Their Eggs? (nytimes.com)
231 points by sidraqasim1 on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 267 comments
13. Don’t Take My Folders Away: Organizing Personal Info to Get Things Done (2005) (washington.edu)
104 points by mpweiher on Feb 17, 2017 | hide | 41 comments
14. What Do Animals See in the Mirror? (theatlantic.com)
178 points by nishs on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 83 comments
15. Show HN: Tkui – Python GUI maker that simulaneously edits the GUI and its editor (github.com/asrp)
86 points by asrp on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 24 comments
16. BSD socket API revamp (githubusercontent.com)
119 points by rumcajz on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 89 comments
17. SpaceX Halts Rocket Launch 10 Seconds Before Planned Liftoff (bloomberg.com)
129 points by sillypuddy on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 64 comments
18. Botpress: an open-source bot creation tool written in JavaScript (github.com/botpress)
143 points by slvnperron on Feb 17, 2017 | hide | 18 comments
19. Machine Learning Scale 2017 recap (facebook.com)
79 points by Dawny33 on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 9 comments
20. Found: A Drug Catapult at the U.S.-Mexico Border (atlasobscura.com)
154 points by bcaulfield on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 133 comments
21. Bias in the ER (nautil.us)
119 points by sergeant3 on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 83 comments
22. Salt Lake Screaming Eagles, a football team controlled by fans with smartphones (slate.com)
102 points by evo_9 on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 22 comments
23. Things to do before your project dies (yoric.github.io)
96 points by Yoric on Feb 17, 2017 | hide | 3 comments
24. TA.Gui – A tool for non-developers and business users to automate web apps (github.com/tebelorg)
149 points by tanky_frank on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 29 comments
25. ParTcl – a micro Tcl implementation (github.com/zserge)
79 points by panic on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 31 comments
26. I Rewired My Brain to Become Fluent in Math (2014) (nautil.us)
262 points by paublyrne on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 46 comments
27. Show HN: Julia Observer – Package Browser for the Julia Language (juliaobserver.com)
77 points by djsegal on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 19 comments
28. Patoline: A modern digital typesetting system (2012) (patoline.org)
83 points by Tomte on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 33 comments
29. Zealandia: An eighth continent under New Zealand? (bbc.com)
89 points by snake117 on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 34 comments
30. Loom: How Brian Moriarty Proved That Less Is Sometimes More (filfre.net)
113 points by doppp on Feb 18, 2017 | hide | 31 comments

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