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1. Spain Fines Facebook Over Tracking Users Without Consent (tomshardware.com)
645 points by thg on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 193 comments
2. Face ID, Touch ID, No ID, PINs and Pragmatic Security (troyhunt.com)
612 points by louis-paul on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 305 comments
3. Windows for Linux Nerds (jessfraz.com)
615 points by geostyx on Sept 13, 2017 | hide | 381 comments
4. I don’t know who the Web Audio API is designed for (mecheye.net)
388 points by gulbanana on Sept 13, 2017 | hide | 178 comments
5. Autonomous Robots Plant, Tend, and Harvest Entire Crop of Barley (ieee.org)
348 points by bansheehash on Sept 13, 2017 | hide | 143 comments
6. Building a working game of Tetris in Conway's Game of Life (stackexchange.com)
512 points by Xophmeister on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 46 comments
7. Equihax (krypt3ia.wordpress.com)
396 points by mzs on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 202 comments
8. There Are Only Four Billion Floats, So Test Them All (2014) (randomascii.wordpress.com)
329 points by tosh on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 50 comments
9. MacOS 10.12.6 Source (opensource.apple.com)
324 points by tosh on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 218 comments
10. Artificial Intelligence Uses Videogame Footage to Recreate Game Engine (gatech.edu)
254 points by ingve on Sept 13, 2017 | hide | 63 comments
11. S3 was down (amazon.com)
359 points by rabidonrails on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 176 comments
12. Organizers have unionized 5,000 contract workers at Apple, Facebook, Yahoo (bloomberg.com)
295 points by spking on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 438 comments
13. Nestlé Takes Majority Stake in Blue Bottle (nytimes.com)
188 points by joshcarr on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 139 comments
14. Startup wants to build tools for lawyers to speed up legal services (washingtonpost.com)
234 points by thelock85 on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 101 comments
15. How to compare two functions for equivalence, as in (λx.2*x) == (λx.x+x)? (stackoverflow.com)
176 points by tosh on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 63 comments
16. A Peek Inside a 400G Cisco Network Chip (nextplatform.com)
176 points by protomyth on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 32 comments
17. How Eve Players Pulled Off the Biggest Betrayal in Its History (kotaku.com)
263 points by bdr on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 182 comments
18. Java Reflection, 1000x Faster (norswap.com)
139 points by norswap on Sept 13, 2017 | hide | 55 comments
19. Polari: the dead language of gay British men (theconversation.com)
165 points by Phithagoras on Sept 13, 2017 | hide | 68 comments
20. Deprecated Linux networking commands and their replacements (dougvitale.wordpress.com)
211 points by nailer on Sept 13, 2017 | hide | 64 comments
21. Energy Efficiency Across Programming Languages (sites.google.com)
188 points by foob on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 139 comments
22. The Man Behind Windows PowerShell (heavybit.com)
167 points by sbrown12 on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 128 comments
23. Cost goals met, the DoE is moving on to address grid reliability in solar (arstechnica.com)
166 points by vasili111 on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 90 comments
24. Managed SSL for Google App Engine (googleblog.com)
162 points by lklig on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 51 comments
25. Wilson’s Algorithm (ocks.org)
212 points by bemmu on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 15 comments
26. Cassini's “Grand Finale” Will Be a Blaze of Glory (scientificamerican.com)
140 points by okket on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 51 comments
27. Interesting commands for the Linux shell (lopezferrando.com)
372 points by victorlf on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 129 comments
28. How Not to Land an Orbital Rocket Booster [video] (youtube.com)
296 points by robin_reala on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 90 comments
29. Building the DOM faster: speculative parsing, async, defer and preload (hacks.mozilla.org)
149 points by nachtigall on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 20 comments
30. How to Live Without Google (spreadprivacy.com)
327 points by janober on Sept 14, 2017 | hide | 283 comments

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