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1. Accidentally Stopping a Global Cyber Attack (malwaretech.com)
1981 points by pradeepchhetri on May 13, 2017 | hide | 338 comments
2. Noncompete Clauses: Signing Away the Right to Get a New Job (nytimes.com)
662 points by mikeh1010 on May 13, 2017 | hide | 385 comments
3. Reverse-Engineering the Intel Management Engine (puri.sm)
273 points by laamalif on May 13, 2017 | hide | 34 comments
4. Computer Games That Teach Assembly Language (ieee.org)
306 points by frostmatthew on May 13, 2017 | hide | 59 comments
5. The Right to Read (1997) (gnu.org)
234 points by tobyjsullivan on May 13, 2017 | hide | 79 comments
6. Proton.B: What this Mac malware does (cybereason.com)
170 points by open-source-ux on May 13, 2017 | hide | 87 comments
7. Rejection Letter (antipope.org)
522 points by cstross on May 13, 2017 | hide | 72 comments
8. Video Solves Mystery of How Narwhals Use Their Tusks (nationalgeographic.com)
112 points by clouddrover on May 13, 2017 | hide | 8 comments
9. Fuzzing Irssi (irssi.org)
146 points by jbisch on May 13, 2017 | hide | 15 comments
10. Emulating the Rust borrow checker with C++ move-only types (nibblestew.blogspot.com)
96 points by buovjaga on May 13, 2017 | hide | 20 comments
11. Patching Is Hard (columbia.edu)
101 points by dankohn1 on May 12, 2017 | hide | 36 comments
12. Happy nations don't focus on growth (bloomberg.com)
160 points by smollett on May 13, 2017 | hide | 56 comments
13. Report warns computers may threaten constitutional rights (1982) (archive.org)
113 points by dredmorbius on May 13, 2017 | hide | 26 comments
14. Approximating sin(x) to 5 ULP with Chebyshev polynomials (mooooo.ooo)
151 points by wallacoloo on May 12, 2017 | hide | 59 comments
15. The quest to help astronauts sleep better (bbc.com)
44 points by pmcpinto on May 13, 2017 | hide | 9 comments
16. What Does Perlin Noise Sound Like? (gpfault.net)
81 points by 10098 on May 13, 2017 | hide | 31 comments
17. A focus on the exceptions that prove the rule (2006) (ft.com)
34 points by mercer on May 13, 2017 | hide | 8 comments
18. How to Generate Self-Referential Programs (malisper.me)
62 points by luu on May 12, 2017 | hide | 14 comments
19. Show HN: Gitorials – Tutorials as Git Repos (gitorials.com)
147 points by gw on May 13, 2017 | hide | 25 comments
20. The Tools We Use To Stay Afloat (colloq.io)
113 points by mxstbr on May 13, 2017 | hide | 37 comments
21. Vagueness (stanford.edu)
45 points by mercer on May 13, 2017 | hide | 10 comments
22. Isdal Woman: A mystery death haunting Norway for 46 years (bbc.com)
130 points by happy-go-lucky on May 13, 2017 | hide | 72 comments
23. Writing Performance Sensitive OCaml Code (janestreet.github.io)
131 points by sndean on May 13, 2017 | hide | 58 comments
24. Animated Algorithms (algomation.com)
133 points by jonbaer on May 13, 2017 | hide | 11 comments
25. Array Layouts for Comparison-Based Searching (arxiv.org)
59 points by jsnell on May 13, 2017 | hide | 3 comments
26. Paint and Press: “Pirate Printer” Turns Street Graphics into Clothing Patterns (99percentinvisible.org)
64 points by gbaygon on May 13, 2017 | hide | 14 comments
27. How to generate Lua boilerplate with D (tuxen.de)
73 points by qznc on May 12, 2017 | hide | 5 comments
28. China's $1T Plan to Shake Up the Economic Order (nytimes.com)
189 points by pdog on May 13, 2017 | hide | 186 comments
29. Random Numbers from Astronomical Imaging (2005) (cambridge.org)
53 points by astrodev on May 12, 2017 | hide | 17 comments
30. After 61 Years, Detroit Gets a Streetcar Once More (npr.org)
59 points by happy-go-lucky on May 13, 2017 | hide | 49 comments

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