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1. Meltdown Proof-of-Concept (github.com/iaik)
760 points by __init on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 174 comments
2. A letter about Google AMP (ampletter.org)
866 points by lainon on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 346 comments
3. Legends of the Ancient Web (2017) (idlewords.com)
567 points by panic on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 111 comments
4. Intel CEO’s Stock Sales May Warrant SEC Examination (bloomberg.com)
406 points by CPAhem on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 184 comments
5. Useful Mental Models (2016) (defmacro.org)
586 points by Mougatine on Jan 8, 2018 | hide | 73 comments
6. The day I accidentally killed a little boy (bbc.co.uk)
573 points by sjcsjc on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 654 comments
7. Building for the Blockchain (ycombinator.com)
470 points by vincentschen on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 330 comments
8. What Spectre and Meltdown Mean for WebKit (webkit.org)
397 points by pizlonator on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 285 comments
9. Introduction to reverse engineering and assembly (homelinux.net)
343 points by seiflotfy on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 32 comments
10. Browserling goes viral with cheap phone users trying to use WhatsApp (catonmat.net)
480 points by amasad on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 222 comments
11. James Dolan, co-creator of SecureDrop, has died (freedom.press)
461 points by uptown on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 77 comments
12. Tesla's New York Gigafactory Kicks Off Solar Roof Production (bloomberg.com)
190 points by uptown on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 134 comments
13. A Cryptocurrency Website Changes Its Data, and $100B in Market Value Vanishes (wsj.com)
198 points by thisisit on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 173 comments
14. Tim Sweeney on the First Version of the Unreal Editor (gamasutra.com)
271 points by vesrah on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 75 comments
15. Toapi – Let any web site provide APIs (toapi.org)
202 points by marban on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 36 comments
16. Net Neutrality to Get U.S. Senate Vote as Democrats Force Issue (bloomberg.com)
343 points by rayuela on Jan 8, 2018 | hide | 157 comments
17. Ftfy – fix Unicode that's broken in various ways (now.sh)
226 points by simonw on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 57 comments
18. How the Scripto App Became a Fixture of Late-Night Comedy News (newyorker.com)
184 points by riordan on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 45 comments
19. Xerox Alto's 3 Mb/s Ethernet: Building a Gateway with a BeagleBone (righto.com)
153 points by jf on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 43 comments
20. What it’s like to be on the board of a Fortune 500 company (jayshah.me)
203 points by jayshahtx on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 76 comments
21. The Spice of Life (slowfood.com)
113 points by Petiver on Jan 8, 2018 | hide | 61 comments
22. A Vast, 430-Year-Old World Map (atlasobscura.com)
195 points by bcaulfield on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 37 comments
23. Confidential metrics for Snapchat features (thedailybeast.com)
127 points by danso on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 66 comments
24. Show HN: Hooks Data API – Realtime Data about Thousands of Topics Over Webhooks (hooks.co)
145 points by krammer on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 25 comments
25. Intel CEO: Patches will come to 90% of chips in the next week (techcrunch.com)
155 points by elektor on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 126 comments
26. Birth Order Effects Exist and Are Strong (slatestarcodex.com)
259 points by imartin2k on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 193 comments
27. Why Leaf Shutter Lenses Matter (2013) (kern-photo.com)
71 points by Lio on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 36 comments
28. When Does Work Actually Get Done? (priceonomics.com)
146 points by ryan_j_naughton on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 43 comments
29. Show HN: Plait.py – a fake data modeler (github.com/plaitpy)
85 points by logv on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 19 comments
30. Speech and Language Processing, 3rd ed. draft (2017) (stanford.edu)
219 points by panyang on Jan 9, 2018 | hide | 37 comments

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