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1. IBM is not doing "cognitive computing" with Watson (2016) (rogerschank.com)
904 points by dirtyaura on April 30, 2018 | hide | 435 comments
2. A home-made lithographically-fabricated integrated circuit (zeloof.xyz)
712 points by DEFCON28 on April 30, 2018 | hide | 116 comments
3. Jan Koum to leave after broad clashes with Facebook (washingtonpost.com)
501 points by coloneltcb on April 30, 2018 | hide | 291 comments
4. Thinking of yourself as an insomniac may be a part of the problem (theguardian.com)
398 points by prostoalex on April 30, 2018 | hide | 172 comments
5. Twitter also sold data access to Cambridge Analytica researcher (techcrunch.com)
365 points by aestetix on April 30, 2018 | hide | 114 comments
6. Stripe Atlas for LLCs (stripe.com)
403 points by pc on April 30, 2018 | hide | 206 comments
7. Show HN: ReLaXed – High-quality PDFs using web technologies (github.com/relaxedjs)
344 points by zulko on April 30, 2018 | hide | 79 comments
8. How to speed up the Rust compiler in 2018 (blog.mozilla.org)
273 points by nnethercote on April 30, 2018 | hide | 182 comments
9. Building games that can be understood at a glance (stfj.net)
220 points by panic on April 30, 2018 | hide | 61 comments
10. Show HN: FPGA Ultrasound Imaging on a Raspberry Pi (un0rick.cc)
199 points by kelu124 on April 30, 2018 | hide | 34 comments
11. Detroit Was Crumbling, Now It's Reviving (nytimes.com)
202 points by rmason on April 30, 2018 | hide | 167 comments
12. Lessons from Building Static Analysis Tools at Google (acm.org)
208 points by DannyBee on April 30, 2018 | hide | 40 comments
13. Hosting Jupyter Notebooks for 100k Users [video] (youtube.com)
151 points by jbredeche on April 30, 2018 | hide | 32 comments
14. The False Allure of Hashing for Anonymization (gravitational.com)
200 points by twakefield on April 30, 2018 | hide | 101 comments
15. Translations of the Dao De Jing (daoisopen.com)
141 points by tosh on April 29, 2018 | hide | 59 comments
16. Show HN: A free, lightweight static page to get stock quotes using the IEX API (github.com/toddwschneider)
207 points by lil_tee on April 30, 2018 | hide | 41 comments
17. Smartphone cradle used to cheat “10k steps/day” health insurance discounts (twitter.com/akadashan)
163 points by pizza on April 30, 2018 | hide | 210 comments
18. Simone Giertz on her brain tumour [video] (youtube.com)
453 points by ap46 on April 30, 2018 | hide | 71 comments
19. Show HN: 8-bit Sounds – Studio2600 for the VCS (Atari 2600) (masswerk.at)
78 points by masswerk on April 29, 2018 | hide | 14 comments
20. IRS’ 60-Year-Old IT System Failed on Tax Day Due to New Hardware (nextgov.com)
156 points by artsandsci on April 30, 2018 | hide | 201 comments
21. Bezos: A CEO Who Can Write (mondaynote.com)
169 points by donmcc on April 30, 2018 | hide | 68 comments
22. Thirty Years Later: Lessons from the Multics Security Evaluation (2002) [pdf] (acsac.org)
52 points by zdw on April 30, 2018 | hide | 3 comments
23. Top Checklists on HN (algolia.com)
259 points by gawin on April 30, 2018 | hide | 27 comments
24. A Pedagogical Analysis of Online Coding Tutorials [pdf] (washington.edu)
85 points by noelwelsh on April 30, 2018 | hide | 41 comments
25. Los Angeles Tests the Power of ‘Play Streets’ (nytimes.com)
87 points by artsandsci on April 30, 2018 | hide | 66 comments
26. Archaeologists investigate what life was like after dark in the ancient world (psmag.com)
55 points by pepys on April 29, 2018 | hide | 26 comments
27. The Difficulty of Untraining Drug Dogs How to Smell Marijuana (melmagazine.com)
93 points by matt4077 on April 30, 2018 | hide | 141 comments
28. Anatomy of a Program in Memory (2009) (manybutfinite.com)
110 points by chaitanyav on April 30, 2018 | hide | 26 comments
29. Hanging the Linux core dump pipe helper (rachelbythebay.com)
81 points by weinzierl on April 30, 2018 | hide | 13 comments
30. Software sucks (plover.com)
140 points by AndrewDucker on April 30, 2018 | hide | 88 comments

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