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1. Designing Data-Intensive Applications (dataintensive.net)
598 points by wooola on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 59 comments
2. Fairchild Semiconductor: 60th Anniversary (medium.com)
173 points by carlosgg on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 27 comments
3. Show HN: An API for filling out PDF forms (formapi.io)
209 points by nathan_f77 on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 85 comments
4. Internet speed guarantees must be realistic, says Ofcom (bbc.com)
199 points by ohjeez on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 187 comments
5. Deutsche Bank makes source code publicly available for the first time (db.com)
482 points by Khaine on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 201 comments
6. Menuet – A pre-emptive, real-time and multiprocessor OS written in assembly (menuetos.net)
164 points by walterbell on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 71 comments
7. Show HN: A simple, fast and user-friendly alternative to find, written in Rust (github.com)
456 points by sharkdp on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 215 comments
8. Visualizations for machine learning datasets (github.com)
178 points by happy-go-lucky on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 7 comments
9. Origins and History of Unix, 1969-1995 (2003) (catb.org)
147 points by rayascott on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 36 comments
10. Changing Lanes (99percentinvisible.org)
152 points by misnamed on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 64 comments
11. Thoughts on Microsoft's Time-Travel Debugger (ocallahan.org)
233 points by JoshTriplett on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 72 comments
12. Tensorflow sucks (nicodjimenez.github.io)
399 points by nicodjimenez on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 125 comments
13. On the devastating effects of a year in space (brisbanetimes.com.au)
259 points by hunglee2 on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 130 comments
14. Australian police sting brings down paedophile forum on dark web (theguardian.com)
142 points by kristofferR on Oct 7, 2017 | hide | 108 comments
15. Scam baiter: Why I risk death threats to expose online cons (bbc.com)
114 points by uladzislau on Oct 7, 2017 | hide | 43 comments
16. No Bitcoin-based protocol can handle more than 20M users per month (runeksvendsen.github.io)
276 points by runeks on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 190 comments
17. Persisting state between AWS EC2 spot instances (peteris.rocks)
109 points by p8donald on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 77 comments
18. Show HN: ciTools – Quickly calculate uncertainty intervals in R (github.com)
48 points by jth0 on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 7 comments
19. Rowing across the Atlantic in 48 days (travelmap.net)
118 points by clementmas on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 32 comments
20. Personal Observations on Reliability of Shuttle (1986) (nasa.gov)
109 points by michaelsbradley on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 15 comments
21. Demonstration of Communication using Neutrinos (2012) (arxiv.org)
65 points by lainon on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 23 comments
22. Are Hunter-Gatherers The Happiest Humans To Inhabit Earth? (npr.org)
99 points by joeyespo on Oct 7, 2017 | hide | 131 comments
23. The Seven Deadly Sins of AI Predictions (technologyreview.com)
155 points by bglusman on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 87 comments
24. The Cavendish banana is under threat from a fungus (washingtonpost.com)
66 points by lisper on Oct 7, 2017 | hide | 45 comments
25. The 7th Continent: An ambitious Choose Your Own Adventure-inspired board game (arstechnica.com)
99 points by Tomte on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 35 comments
26. Lightning aircraft crash at Hatfield (2013) (fearoflanding.com)
92 points by davesailer on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 5 comments
27. Symbolic Algebraic Library written entirely in C# (github.com)
86 points by ahmgeek on Oct 7, 2017 | hide | 26 comments
28. Computing pioneer Bob Frankston says algorithms are the new bureaucracy [audio] (factordaily.com)
76 points by ston3r on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 14 comments
29. When is an Erlang iolist an iovec? (cipht.net)
63 points by luu on Oct 8, 2017 | hide | 4 comments
30. The False Prophecy of Hyperconnection (foreignaffairs.com)
49 points by walterbell on Oct 7, 2017 | hide | 22 comments

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