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1. A customer reported an error in the map used by Flight Simulator (microsoft.com)
773 points by Doubleguitars on April 18, 2017 | hide | 231 comments
2. Facebook Announces React Fiber, a Rewrite of Its React Framework (techcrunch.com)
851 points by apetresc on April 18, 2017 | hide | 406 comments
3. Steve Ballmer serves up a data trove about government spending in the US (nytimes.com)
1124 points by throw9982 on April 18, 2017 | hide | 258 comments
4. USA Facts – Federal, state, and local data from government sources (usafacts.org)
1044 points by neuralFatigue on April 18, 2017 | hide | 340 comments
5. Street Fighter II's AI Engine (sf2platinum.wordpress.com)
443 points by FroshKiller on April 18, 2017 | hide | 86 comments
6. LinuxKit: A Toolkit for Building Secure, Lean and Portable Linux Subsystems (docker.com)
269 points by eloycoto on April 18, 2017 | hide | 36 comments
7. H-1B visas mainly go to Indian outsourcing firms (economist.com)
421 points by rbanffy on April 18, 2017 | hide | 444 comments
8. Relay Modern: Simpler, faster, more extensible (facebook.com)
305 points by montogeek on April 18, 2017 | hide | 108 comments
9. Caffe2: Open Source Cross-Platform Machine Learning Tools (caffe2.ai)
236 points by lacker on April 18, 2017 | hide | 53 comments
10. Image-to-image translation in PyTorch (github.com/junyanz)
244 points by tcam1982 on April 18, 2017 | hide | 19 comments
11. Bangkok plans to ban all street food by year′s end (dw.com)
179 points by walterbell on April 18, 2017 | hide | 215 comments
12. Moby: An open-source project to advance containerization (docker.com)
209 points by craneca0 on April 18, 2017 | hide | 77 comments
13. A Cosmic Burst Repeats, Deepening a Mystery (quantamagazine.org)
217 points by Errorcod3 on April 18, 2017 | hide | 102 comments
14. File System Improvements to the Windows Subsystem for Linux (microsoft.com)
221 points by jackhammons on April 18, 2017 | hide | 102 comments
15. Thoughts on the Social Graph (2007) (bradfitz.com)
108 points by luu on April 18, 2017 | hide | 15 comments
16. Boeing to lay off hundreds more engineers (reuters.com)
174 points by yitchelle on April 18, 2017 | hide | 153 comments
17. Show HN: Audioshop – Audio image editing (github.com/robertfoss)
285 points by robert_foss on April 18, 2017 | hide | 45 comments
18. Support for tagging of Lambda functions and for the Python 3.6 runtime (amazon.com)
183 points by muramira on April 18, 2017 | hide | 66 comments
19. Nonprofit Working to Block Drug Imports Has Ties to Pharma Lobby (npr.org)
237 points by happy-go-lucky on April 18, 2017 | hide | 92 comments
20. Taming Recurrent Neural Networks for Better Summarization (abigailsee.com)
135 points by somerandomness on April 18, 2017 | hide | 8 comments
21. Pink Trombone: Speech Synthesis Simulation in JavaScript (dood.al)
325 points by glitcher on April 18, 2017 | hide | 52 comments
22. Show HN: Visual Studio Code for ARM, submitted to core (github.com/microsoft)
236 points by headmelted on April 18, 2017 | hide | 83 comments
23. Why Twitter Is Failing to Grow (exponents.co)
331 points by Devolver on April 18, 2017 | hide | 213 comments
24. A document to help you start a tech cooperative (feeltrain.com)
294 points by morisy on April 17, 2017 | hide | 85 comments
25. Patrick Winston Explains Deep Learning (rodneybrooks.com)
292 points by rck on April 17, 2017 | hide | 16 comments
26. The first woman to finish the Boston Marathon in 1967 has run it again at age 70 (washingtonpost.com)
215 points by ColinWright on April 18, 2017 | hide | 147 comments
27. Nim programming language (nim-lang.org)
195 points by evacchi on April 18, 2017 | hide | 89 comments
28. Miniatures: Mathematical and Algorithmic Applications of Linear Algebra [pdf] (cuni.cz)
247 points by vinchuco on April 17, 2017 | hide | 11 comments
29. Improving startup time in Atom with V8 snapshots (atom.io)
212 points by io on April 18, 2017 | hide | 162 comments
30. What It’s Like to Lose Your Short-Term Memory (longreads.com)
99 points by iamjeff on April 18, 2017 | hide | 51 comments

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