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1. A crashed advertisement reveals logs of a facial recognition system (twitter.com/gamblelee)
1450 points by dmit on May 10, 2017 | hide | 522 comments
2. Windows 10 on ARM (msdn.com)
450 points by vlangber on May 11, 2017 | hide | 277 comments
3. Drone Uses AI and 11,500 Crashes to Learn How to Fly (ieee.org)
462 points by kasbah on May 11, 2017 | hide | 118 comments
4. Self-Compassion Works Better Than Self-Esteem (theatlantic.com)
428 points by jansho on May 11, 2017 | hide | 148 comments
5. Pulling JPEGs out of thin air (2014) (lcamtuf.blogspot.com)
384 points by shubhamjain on May 11, 2017 | hide | 40 comments
6. Startup Graveyard – History Shouldn't Have to Repeat Itself (startupgraveyard.io)
367 points by tilt on May 11, 2017 | hide | 104 comments
7. A plan for open source software maintainers (daemonology.net)
403 points by fabrice_d on May 11, 2017 | hide | 156 comments
8. Smartphones can be fooled by fake, digitally composed fingerprints (nytimes.com)
199 points by walterbell on May 11, 2017 | hide | 108 comments
9. Keybase is out for iPhone, Android
388 points by osteele on May 11, 2017 | hide | 111 comments
10. Alan Kay at Startup School [video] (startupschool.org)
202 points by sama on May 11, 2017 | hide | 47 comments
11. Keylogger in Hewlett-Packard Audio Driver (modzero.ch)
492 points by ge0rg on May 11, 2017 | hide | 116 comments
12. Fixing a bug in “Airwolf” code from 1984 [video] (youtube.com)
250 points by wslh on May 11, 2017 | hide | 53 comments
13. Gixy: Nginx Configuration Static Analyzer (github.com/yandex)
265 points by petercooper on May 11, 2017 | hide | 33 comments
14. New Distros Coming to Bash/WSL via Windows Store (microsoft.com)
276 points by runesoerensen on May 11, 2017 | hide | 245 comments
15. Researchers Find Gut Bacteria Can Lead to Strokes (sciencealert.com)
153 points by frgtpsswrdlame on May 11, 2017 | hide | 42 comments
16. UK virtual reality firm Improbable raises $500M (bbc.com)
182 points by T-A on May 11, 2017 | hide | 102 comments
17. Interactive Mind Map for learning (github.com/nikitavoloboev)
293 points by ratancs on May 11, 2017 | hide | 58 comments
18. Neural Network-Generated Illustrations in Allo (googleblog.com)
153 points by ashin on May 11, 2017 | hide | 36 comments
19. Cray Announces New, AI-Focused Supercomputers (extremetech.com)
136 points by artsandsci on May 11, 2017 | hide | 62 comments
20. Every neuron potentially has a different genome than those it's connected to (scientificamerican.com)
177 points by molecule on May 11, 2017 | hide | 125 comments
21. Quotes (paulgraham.com)
225 points by drdre2001 on May 11, 2017 | hide | 82 comments
22. Crash course to Amiga assembly programming (reaktor.com)
182 points by nallerooth on May 11, 2017 | hide | 52 comments
23. Zip Files All the Way Down (2010) (swtch.com)
92 points by mmastrac on May 9, 2017 | hide | 10 comments
24. The Science About Planet Nine, So Far (forbes.com/sites/startswithabang)
96 points by rbanffy on May 10, 2017 | hide | 32 comments
25. Show HN: Ora.pm – New task management service (ora.pm)
122 points by uffo on May 10, 2017 | hide | 66 comments
26. An LZ Codec Designed for SSE Decompression (2016) (conorstokes.github.io)
81 points by mmastrac on May 8, 2017 | hide | 14 comments
27. What Emotion Goes Viral the Fastest? (2014) (smithsonianmag.com)
72 points by mercer on May 11, 2017 | hide | 19 comments
28. Can Darwinian Evolution Explain Lamarckism? (quantamagazine.org)
65 points by Errorcod3 on May 11, 2017 | hide | 38 comments
29. Doodles in the Margins of Medieval Books (atlasobscura.com)
69 points by prismatic on May 10, 2017 | hide | 6 comments
30. Google Cloud Platform Launches Northern Virginia Region (googleblog.com)
119 points by _0nac on May 11, 2017 | hide | 30 comments

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