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1. Facebook Container for Firefox (mozilla.org)
1274 points by aaossa on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 394 comments
2. GraalVM: Run Programs Faster Anywhere (graalvm.org)
731 points by nirvdrum on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 207 comments
3. Mylo: A leather-like material made from mycelium (boltthreads.com)
574 points by tuanx5 on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 160 comments
4. Whois public database is in breach of GDPR, according to European authorities (theregister.co.uk)
545 points by chasontherobot on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 310 comments
5. Decades-Old Graph Problem Yields to Amateur Mathematician (quantamagazine.org)
492 points by digital55 on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 173 comments
6. Distributed architecture concepts I learned when building a large payment system (pragmaticengineer.com)
441 points by gregdoesit on Apr 16, 2018 | hide | 74 comments
7. I was Zuckerberg’s speechwriter (vox.com)
347 points by huntermeyer on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 254 comments
8. FDA permits marketing of AI-based device to detect diabetes-related eye problems (fda.gov)
274 points by nradov on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 97 comments
9. Microsoft built its own custom Linux kernel for its new IoT service (techcrunch.com)
321 points by dbasedweeb on Apr 16, 2018 | hide | 289 comments
10. A step-by-step guide to the “World Models” AI paper (applied-data.science)
261 points by datashrimp on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 37 comments
11. Proof-Of-Work is a Decentralized Clock (grisha.org)
232 points by gtrubetskoy on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 124 comments
12. San Francisco’s Seismic Gamble (nytimes.com)
310 points by montrose on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 202 comments
13. United States v. Microsoft Corp. Dismissed [pdf] (supremecourt.gov)
220 points by ahakki on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 144 comments
14. Parsing: a timeline (jeffreykegler.github.io)
326 points by janvdberg on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 85 comments
15. Show HN: Hacker Daily, a daily podcast for Hacker News readers (hackerdaily.co)
199 points by dzohrob on Apr 16, 2018 | hide | 57 comments
16. An enzyme that digests plastic could boost recycling (economist.com)
251 points by dberhane on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 122 comments
17. Text Embedding Models Contain Bias (googleblog.com)
222 points by gajju3588 on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 202 comments
18. A Contagious Cancer That Jumped Between Species (theatlantic.com)
103 points by katiey on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 23 comments
19. Taste is increasingly dictated by algorithms (racked.com)
161 points by raleighm on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 80 comments
20. Mode Studio – Python, R and SQL Editor (modeanalytics.com)
172 points by beigebrucewayne on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 44 comments
21. The Boring Company raises $112M from Musk, early employees (sec.gov)
166 points by rory096 on Apr 16, 2018 | hide | 182 comments
22. An Augmented Reality Microscope for Cancer Detection (googleblog.com)
114 points by kbyatnal on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 15 comments
23. Using GnuCash as a Freelancer to Track Finances and Prepare Taxes (nickjanetakis.com)
239 points by nickjj on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 184 comments
24. Eminent Philosophers Name the Most Important Philosophy Books from 1950-2000 (openculture.com)
185 points by madacoo on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 159 comments
25. You Share Everything with Your Friends, Even Brain Waves (nytimes.com)
124 points by montrose on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 45 comments
26. Everything You Wanted to Know About Synchronization (2013) [pdf] (sigops.org)
109 points by gbrown_ on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 4 comments
27. Quake III Arena GPL Source Release (2012) (github.com)
265 points by tosh on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 79 comments
28. France’s government is building its own encrypted messenger service (reuters.com)
239 points by lnguyen on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 130 comments
29. Improved Hubble data provide fresh evidence for new physics (jhu.edu)
64 points by rbanffy on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 26 comments
30. The Irreproducibility Crisis of Modern Science (nas.org)
270 points by vixen99 on Apr 17, 2018 | hide | 251 comments

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