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1. On average, skipping college and investing tuition costs nets a higher return (erikrood.com)
739 points by qwerty2020 on June 4, 2017 | hide | 640 comments
2. Jean Sammet, co-creator of COBOL, has died (nytimes.com)
429 points by andrewbinstock on June 4, 2017 | hide | 105 comments
3. A list of practical projects that anyone can solve in any programming language (github.com/karan)
483 points by emersonrsantos on June 4, 2017 | hide | 57 comments
4. Identifying the dimensions used by the primate brain to decode faces (nytimes.com)
197 points by pk2200 on June 4, 2017 | hide | 39 comments
5. The Wonderful WiFi232: BBSing Has Never Been Easier (bytecellar.com)
195 points by ingve on June 4, 2017 | hide | 23 comments
6. SecureLogin Authentication Protocol 1.0 (medium.com/homakov)
243 points by digitalnalogika on June 4, 2017 | hide | 186 comments
7. UK PM wants to ban crypto: here's what it would cost, and why it won't work anyway (boingboing.net)
407 points by ColinWright on June 4, 2017 | hide | 221 comments
8. Cryptoeconomics 101 (thecontrol.co)
264 points by ntomaino on June 4, 2017 | hide | 112 comments
9. A Practical Intro to Macros in Rust (danielkeep.github.io)
188 points by jxub on June 4, 2017 | hide | 24 comments
10. Dolphin Emulator Progress Report (dolphin-emu.org)
250 points by Nition on June 4, 2017 | hide | 23 comments
11. Users report parallel compiling is causing segfault on Ryzen Linux (phoronix.com)
116 points by rnhmjoj on June 3, 2017 | hide | 31 comments
12. Tuning Your DBMS Automatically with Machine Learning (amazon.com)
127 points by blopeur on June 3, 2017 | hide | 24 comments
13. TeX Live 2017 released (tug.org)
161 points by l2dy on June 4, 2017 | hide | 62 comments
14. FlexBox Cheatsheet (vudav.github.io)
227 points by mozillas on June 4, 2017 | hide | 32 comments
15. First draft of the new Artificial Intelligence and Games textbook available now (gameaibook.org)
124 points by togelius on June 3, 2017 | hide | 15 comments
16. Convert a markdown manuscript to pdf/epub/mobi e-books (chrisanthropic.github.io)
118 points by accordionclown on June 4, 2017 | hide | 27 comments
17. The Microarchitecture of Intel, AMD and VIA CPUs [pdf] (agner.org)
205 points by CalChris on June 4, 2017 | hide | 15 comments
18. PG-Strom: SSD-To-GPU Direct SQL Execution (github.com/pg-strom)
124 points by blopeur on June 4, 2017 | hide | 37 comments
19. ARM Pointer Authentication (lwn.net)
106 points by subleq on June 4, 2017 | hide | 46 comments
20. SpaceX sticks 11th rocket landing after launching first used Dragon capsule (theverge.com)
240 points by smb06 on June 3, 2017 | hide | 69 comments
21. Differences between Tmux vs Screen (2015) (wtanaka.com)
186 points by 0x54MUR41 on June 4, 2017 | hide | 88 comments
22. Ask HN: Why does visual programming suck?
212 points by dvdhsu on June 4, 2017 | hide | 315 comments
23. Rosette – A solver-aided programming language that extends Racket (emina.github.io)
142 points by tosh on June 4, 2017 | hide | 11 comments
24. Getting Hacked, Lessons Learned (avc.com)
169 points by ikeboy on June 4, 2017 | hide | 99 comments
25. Clojure Linear Algebra Refresher: 1 – Vector Spaces (dragan.rocks)
142 points by tosh on June 4, 2017 | hide | 29 comments
26. China's new submarine engine (popsci.com)
129 points by smacktoward on June 4, 2017 | hide | 70 comments
27. IBM 5110 PALM (Put All Logic in Microcode) CPU from 1978 (rugged-portable.com)
67 points by peter_d_sherman on June 4, 2017 | hide | 40 comments
28. Understanding the “GPL is a Contract” court case (perens.com)
130 points by sohkamyung on June 4, 2017 | hide | 48 comments
29. Tesla owners should pay more for insurance, AAA says (autonews.com)
134 points by mudil on June 4, 2017 | hide | 141 comments
30. Apple Dylan IDE (2014) (archive.org)
131 points by atjamielittle on June 3, 2017 | hide | 55 comments

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