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Stories from April 12, 2017, ordered by time on the front page
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1. We’re dropping Google Ads (groundup.org.za)
1477 points by alex_hirner on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 584 comments
2. Blender 2.79: OpenCL on par with CUDA (blender.org)
402 points by nedsma on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 139 comments
3. Security Certifications Are Causing More Harm Than Good (tacnetsol.com)
290 points by ginasilvertree on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 215 comments
4. An Alternative Approach to Rate Limiting (medium.com)
226 points by dfield on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 68 comments
5. WebVR Experiments (blog.google)
185 points by forlorn on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 55 comments
6. Chrome 59 has cross-platform headless support (chromestatus.com)
834 points by vvoyer on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 154 comments
7. How I Used Twilio, Python and Google to Automate My Wedding (twilio.com)
425 points by SteveMorin on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 220 comments
8. On Growing: Lessons from the Story of WeChat (ycombinator.com)
200 points by anuh on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 145 comments
9. Sandboxing Landscape (popcount.org)
69 points by jbyers on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 26 comments
10. Testing the Windows Subsystem for Linux (microsoft.com)
200 points by jackhammons on Apr 11, 2017 | hide | 135 comments
11. Mapping Strings in C++ (cdacamar.github.io)
104 points by iKlsR on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 85 comments
12. Show HN: Kim – A Python serialization and marshaling framework (readthedocs.io)
136 points by mikeywaites on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 57 comments
13. MySQL InnoDB Cluster GA (mysqlserverteam.com)
92 points by tpetry on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 60 comments
14. Deutsche Post expands StreetScooter production (dpdhl.com)
169 points by wibr on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 63 comments
15. A Cuban man trying to build the world's tallest bike (bbc.com)
85 points by hwayern on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 69 comments
16. How I Made My Own iPhone in China [video] (youtube.com)
397 points by nostrademons on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 133 comments
17. In Search of Zoroastrian Manuscripts in Iran (blogs.bl.uk)
187 points by benbreen on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 98 comments
18. HTTP/2 is not the future, it’s the present (eleven-labs.com)
185 points by Eleven_Wilson on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 108 comments
19. Programming in the Point-Free Style (eiriktsarpalis.wordpress.com)
180 points by douche on Apr 10, 2017 | hide | 101 comments
20. A Computer Scientist’s View of Life, the Universe, and Everything (1999) (arxiv.org)
202 points by mayava on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 73 comments
21. Blinded after applying contact lenses with wet hands (bbc.com)
243 points by sohkamyung on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 222 comments
22. The vision of nuclear holocaust in Threads (1984) remains visceral and urgent (theparisreview.org)
216 points by lermontov on Apr 11, 2017 | hide | 200 comments
23. Investigation finds inmates built computers and hid them in prison ceiling (newschannel9.com)
223 points by marvinpinto on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 188 comments
24. What’s New in Bash/WSL and Windows Console (microsoft.com)
332 points by yomritoyj on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 238 comments
25. Niffy: Perceptual Diffing to Catch Invisible Bugs (segment.com)
84 points by jack_hanford on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 21 comments
26. Burger King TV Ad Asks, Hoping Google Home Devices Answer (nytimes.com)
181 points by Futurebot on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 180 comments
27. Octane benchmark retired (v8project.blogspot.com)
90 points by natorion on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 16 comments
28. YouTube Advertiser Meltdown: An Opportunity for Startups (righteousruminations.blogspot.com)
122 points by renegadesensei on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 131 comments
29. The Website Obesity Crisis (2015) (idlewords.com)
197 points by juliangoldsmith on Apr 11, 2017 | hide | 83 comments
30. Ask HN: What credit card does your US startup use?
136 points by wenbin on Apr 12, 2017 | hide | 107 comments

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