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Stories from October 30, 2017, ordered by time on the front page
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1. Do you need a VPN? (blog.mozilla.org)
969 points by thesumofall on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 479 comments
2. Anvil: full stack web apps built only with Python (anvil.works)
542 points by galfarragem on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 200 comments
3. Simplicity: A New Language for Blockchains [pdf] (blockstream.com)
300 points by TD-Linux on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 95 comments
4. Firefox takes a bite out of the canvas ‘super cookie’ (sophos.com)
383 points by robin_reala on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 130 comments
5. Algo trading digital assets (johnmathews.eu)
167 points by mthwsjc_ on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 53 comments
6. The Line Between Aggressive and Crazy (rhsfinancial.com)
171 points by apsec112 on Oct 29, 2017 | hide | 37 comments
7. The quest to evolve neural networks through evolutionary algorithms (oreilly.com)
213 points by hardmaru on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 104 comments
8. The 'Manhattan of the Desert': Shibam, Yemen's Ancient Skyscraper City (2015) (archdaily.com)
188 points by Mz on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 46 comments
9. Advantages of Tcl over Lisp (2005) (tcl.tk)
75 points by tonyjstark on Oct 29, 2017 | hide | 41 comments
10. Scaling the GitLab database (gitlab.com)
228 points by fanf2 on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 107 comments
11. Oldest recorded solar eclipse helps date the Egyptian pharaohs (cam.ac.uk)
152 points by fanf2 on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 80 comments
12. Show HN: Simple Deep Learning Tutorials using Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit (github.com)
126 points by irsina on Oct 29, 2017 | hide | 19 comments
13. F* – An ML-like functional programming language aimed at program verification (fstar-lang.org)
264 points by philonoist on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 95 comments
14. How a destructive idea paved the way for modern math (nautil.us)
209 points by dnetesn on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 53 comments
15. Implementing VisiCalc (2003) (landley.net)
100 points by mr_golyadkin on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 17 comments
16. Arcosanti, Paolo Soleri’s Arizona experiment in urban planning (vice.com)
101 points by anarbadalov on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 55 comments
17. Near Future of Programming Languages [pdf] (stephendiehl.com)
385 points by myth_drannon on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 292 comments
18. Ask HN: We have a great team and capital but can't find a good idea
337 points by 0bsidian on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 552 comments
19. The State of Data Science and Machine Learning (kaggle.com)
254 points by ishan_dikshit on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 42 comments
20. Debug Information Is Huge and What to Do About It (backtrace.io)
76 points by sbahra on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 20 comments
21. Show HN: Unity 3D in Docker (github.com)
88 points by nenadg on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 50 comments
22. Show HN: Vehicle Detection – using machine learning and computer vision (github.com)
153 points by tsy on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 21 comments
23. Google, Facebook, and Amazon have fundamentally transformed the web (staltz.com)
712 points by staltz on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 323 comments
24. Kotlin Features I miss most in Java (simon-wirtz.de)
147 points by curtis on Oct 29, 2017 | hide | 131 comments
25. Inadequacy and Modesty (lesserwrong.com)
223 points by JoshTriplett on Oct 29, 2017 | hide | 102 comments
26. So you want to write a type checker (2014) (languagengine.co)
152 points by ChickeNES on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 98 comments
27. When man meets metal: rise of the transhumans (theguardian.com)
57 points by elsewhen on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 36 comments
28. America's Wind Energy Future Looks Seaward (nrel.gov)
51 points by ph0rque on Oct 30, 2017 | hide | 28 comments
29. A Net Before the Web, Part 1: The Establishment Man and the Magnificent Rogue (filfre.net)
40 points by doppp on Oct 29, 2017 | hide
30. How North Korea Smuggled 87 US Scout Helicopters (nationalinterest.org)
102 points by SEJeff on Oct 29, 2017 | hide | 21 comments

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