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1. Apple is sharing your facial wireframe with apps (washingtonpost.com)
556 points by lisper on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 141 comments
2. The Old-School Fire Effect and Bare-Metal Programming (hanshq.net)
154 points by zmodem on Dec 1, 2017 | hide | 27 comments
3. Fewer toys at once may help toddlers to focus better and play more creatively (sciencedirect.com)
468 points by antman on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 200 comments
4. Debugging an evil Go runtime bug (marcan.st)
498 points by cmsimike on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 48 comments
5. Books I read this year (gatesnotes.com)
511 points by borisjabes on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 255 comments
6. Andrew Wiles on the struggle and beauty of mathematics (sciencemuseum.org.uk)
120 points by ColinWright on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 18 comments
7. High-Speed Trading: Lines, Radios, and Cables (tabbforum.com)
158 points by deegles on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 49 comments
8. Apple Agrees to Deal with Ireland Over $15B Unpaid Tax Issue (wsj.com)
171 points by antr on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 184 comments
9. How Stripe Designs Websites (leejamesrobinson.com)
484 points by leerob on Dec 3, 2017 | hide | 104 comments
10. Bat cave solves mystery of SARS virus (nature.com)
96 points by nature24 on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 40 comments
11. Using Rust in Mercurial (mercurial-scm.org)
341 points by oblio on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 147 comments
12. Evolution of <img>: Gif without the GIF (perfplanet.com)
259 points by cflat on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 138 comments
13. What happens when patients find out how good their doctors are? (2004) (newyorker.com)
314 points by adenadel on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 224 comments
14. How Jet Built a GPU-Powered Fulfillment Engine with F# and CUDA (nvidia.com)
203 points by kungfudoi on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 44 comments
15. Reflecting on Haskell in 2017 (stephendiehl.com)
330 points by setra on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 190 comments
16. Theoretical Machine Learning Lecture Series: Deep Learning and Cognition (ias.edu)
136 points by nabla9 on Dec 3, 2017 | hide | 2 comments
17. Rocket – A Rust game running on WASM (aochagavia.github.io)
329 points by wofo on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 55 comments
18. SEC Emergency Action Halts PlexCoin ICO (sec.gov)
220 points by Permit on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 133 comments
19. Mal Lisp for TempleOS (github.com/bagnalla)
120 points by bagnalla on Dec 3, 2017 | hide | 36 comments
20. Using LD_PRELOAD to cheat, inject features and investigate programs (2013) (rafalcieslak.wordpress.com)
142 points by striking on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 86 comments
21. Some of China's greatest advances depend heavily on local conditions (bloomberg.com)
117 points by iamthirsty on Dec 3, 2017 | hide | 88 comments
22. Nara – the typeface that never existed (2011) (typotheque.com)
85 points by thiagoharry on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 17 comments
23. Hands-on with the PocketBeagle: a $25 Linux computer with lots of I/O pins (righto.com)
208 points by kens on Dec 3, 2017 | hide | 64 comments
24. Never edit a method, always rewrite it? (cheney.net)
199 points by pdq on Dec 1, 2017 | hide | 117 comments
25. Nations agree to ban fishing in Arctic Ocean for at least 16 years (sciencemag.org)
293 points by jonbaer on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 28 comments
26. 'Snoopers' charter' changes put forward (bbc.co.uk)
126 points by colinscape on Dec 2, 2017 | hide | 70 comments
27. Linux on an 8-bit microcontroller (dmitry.gr)
172 points by Ivoah on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 38 comments
28. The Trouble with Politicians Sharing Passwords (troyhunt.com)
156 points by robin_reala on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 64 comments
29. Integrating “safe” languages into OpenBSD? (marc.info)
258 points by dmm on Dec 4, 2017 | hide | 330 comments
30. Reducing Chrome crashes caused by third-party software (chromium.org)
103 points by discreditable on Dec 1, 2017 | hide | 41 comments

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