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Stories from January 18, 2018, ordered by time on the front page
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1. Walkable Streets Are More Economically Productive (strongtowns.org)
662 points by oftenwrong on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 415 comments
2. Restructuring a giant, ancient codebase to make LibreOffice work well everywhere (fosdem.org)
489 points by buovjaga on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 101 comments
3. Wine 3.0 Released (winehq.org)
724 points by etiam on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 222 comments
4. Oxidizing Source Maps with Rust and WebAssembly (hacks.mozilla.org)
207 points by mnemonik on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 30 comments
5. CIA rendition flights from rustic North Carolina called to account by citizens (theguardian.com)
306 points by pera on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 166 comments
6. JS Paint – A web-based MS Paint remake (jspaint.ml)
906 points by hjek on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 248 comments
7. Scaling Kubernetes to 2,500 Nodes (openai.com)
265 points by stanzheng on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 33 comments
8. An old theory of quantized gravity is gaining new life (quantamagazine.org)
110 points by bcaulfield on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 66 comments
9. Keep Webpack Fast: A Field Guide for Better Build Performance (slack.engineering)
214 points by firloop on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 47 comments
10. Building an Operating System for the Raspberry Pi (jsandler18.github.io)
331 points by gregorymichael on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 79 comments
11. Rust and QML: a timely example (vandenoever.info)
144 points by gilrain on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 20 comments
12. Ten Years' Worth of Learning About Pricing (tomtunguz.com)
247 points by gk1 on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 43 comments
13. CloudFlair: Bypassing CloudFlare using Internet-wide scan data (christophetd.fr)
151 points by 68c12c16 on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 48 comments
14. Dear SaaS vendors (liip.ch)
160 points by market_arts on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 90 comments
15. Microsoft MakeCode (makecode.com)
407 points by mdturnerphys on Jan 17, 2018 | hide | 90 comments
16. Fuze for Nintendo Switch: An easy-to-learn text-based programming language (fuze.co.uk)
245 points by E765 on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 102 comments
17. Stream Processing for Go (wallaroolabs.com)
198 points by spooneybarger on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 30 comments
18. It is not possible to detect and block Chrome headless (intoli.com)
360 points by foob on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 166 comments
19. Classic RAND Papers (rand.org)
125 points by miobrien on Jan 17, 2018 | hide | 21 comments
20. On the global survival of mafias (the-tls.co.uk)
64 points by benbreen on Jan 16, 2018 | hide | 29 comments
21. The Woman Behind Two Men and a Truck (fortune.com)
158 points by prostoalex on Jan 17, 2018 | hide | 72 comments
22. Life in the age of noise (powells.com)
169 points by fern12 on Jan 16, 2018 | hide | 65 comments
23. Indistinguishable from Magic: Manufacturing Modern Computer Chips (2012) [video] (youtube.com)
183 points by taspeotis on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 52 comments
24. Clojure Numerics: Orthogonalization and Least Squares (dragan.rocks)
118 points by dragandj on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 20 comments
25. Visual tour of classical electromagnetism (mit.edu)
96 points by adamnemecek on Jan 15, 2018 | hide | 13 comments
26. Show HN: Collateralized Debt Agreements Using Smart Contracts and Virtual Cats (dharma.io)
97 points by nahollander on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 57 comments
27. Solresol (wikipedia.org)
72 points by kawera on Jan 17, 2018 | hide | 7 comments
28. Cape Town could be the first city to run out of water (bbc.com)
204 points by tonteldoos on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 138 comments
29. Firmware Updates and Initial Performance Data for Data Center Systems (intel.com)
120 points by baq on Jan 18, 2018 | hide | 67 comments
30. So You Want to Compete with Steam (fortressofdoors.com)
244 points by eugenekolo2 on Jan 17, 2018 | hide | 215 comments

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