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1. Apple is close to acquiring Shazam, sources say (techcrunch.com)
419 points by rbanffy on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 292 comments
2. Japan eyes startup visa program (nikkei.com)
372 points by benguild on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 213 comments
3. Mozilla’s revenue increased significantly in 2016 (ghacks.net)
312 points by tiff on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 148 comments
4. Oregon punished an engineer for criticizing red-light cameras. He fought and won (washingtonpost.com)
518 points by notlob on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 311 comments
5. Clojure 1.9 is now available (cognitect.com)
298 points by myth_drannon on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 119 comments
6. Whale Watching: Many companies earn a huge portion of sales from a few customers (secondmeasure.com)
238 points by mikebabineau on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 155 comments
7. Learn to sell (blairreeves.me)
329 points by ntang on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 148 comments
8. Lisp at the Frontier of Computation [video] (youtube.com)
202 points by reikonomusha on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 138 comments
9. A Spectator Who Threw a Wrench in the Waymo/Uber Lawsuit (wired.com)
260 points by kynthelig on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 83 comments
10. Modern Front-end in Rails (evilmartians.com)
355 points by galfarragem on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 143 comments
11. Reading Information Aloud to Yourself Improves Memory: Study (neurosciencenews.com)
143 points by prostoalex on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 41 comments
12. Interview with Xavier Leroy (cmu.edu)
151 points by panic on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 58 comments
13. Bookbinding: A Tutorial (1995) (uiowa.edu)
203 points by jstrieb on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 41 comments
14. Turi Create simplifies the development of custom machine learning models (github.com/apple)
179 points by codezero on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 52 comments
15. Rendering AJAX-crawling pages (googleblog.com)
116 points by gildas on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 32 comments
16. The Last Death-Defying Honey Hunter of Nepal (nationalgeographic.com)
108 points by nickles on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 20 comments
17. Hedge funds embrace machine learning up to a point (economist.com)
96 points by josephby on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 41 comments
18. IPFS Pubsub: Distributed named pubsub channels based in the IPFS Cloud (ipfs.io)
209 points by KirinDave on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 37 comments
19. My Quadriplegic Husband and Me (catapult.co)
168 points by mooreds on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 83 comments
20. Decoding an air conditioner control's checksum with differential cryptanalysis (righto.com)
174 points by kogir on Dec 7, 2017 | hide | 13 comments
21. Pioneer: a game of lonely space adventure (pioneerspacesim.net)
184 points by mabynogy on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 45 comments
22. A Hacker Writes a Children's Book (arthur-johnston.com)
171 points by arthurjj on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 68 comments
23. NYC Subway travel time map (nateparrott.com)
183 points by anigbrowl on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 88 comments
24. Show HN: A New, Clean Geolocation API (ipdata.co)
167 points by jonathan-kosgei on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 162 comments
25. Looking Forward to 2018 (letsencrypt.org)
269 points by l1n on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 60 comments
26. Show HN: Counting Foot Traffic Over IP Webcams (byu.io)
133 points by brianyu8 on Dec 7, 2017 | hide | 27 comments
27. A nefarious but incompetent spyware campaign targeting Ethiopian dissidents (arstechnica.com)
63 points by dberhane on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 10 comments
28. Newman's Own faces mammoth tax bill after lawmakers fail to spare the foundation (politico.com)
110 points by smacktoward on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 95 comments
29. Flare: Clojure Dynamic Neural Net Library (aria42.com)
148 points by ghosthamlet on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 14 comments
30. macOS lock screen: “I just sent my session pass to my whole team” (twitter.com/benoitletondor)
424 points by fofolo on Dec 8, 2017 | hide | 262 comments

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