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1. Show HN: Router7 – A pure-Go implementation of a small home internet router (github.com/rtr7)
461 points by secure on July 14, 2018 | hide | 102 comments
2. Why Use OpenStreetMap Instead of Google Maps? (openstreetmap.org)
557 points by tdurden on July 14, 2018 | hide | 209 comments
3. The Great Apple Keyboard Cover-Up (ifixit.org)
406 points by shritesh on July 14, 2018 | hide | 179 comments
4. Cognitive Distortions of People Who Get Stuff Done (2012) [pdf] (semanticscholar.org)
386 points by bleigh0 on July 14, 2018 | hide | 151 comments
5. Finding and exploiting hidden features of Animal Crossing's NES emulator (jamchamb.github.io)
191 points by fanf2 on July 14, 2018 | hide | 13 comments
6. Labour HQ used Facebook ads to deceive Jeremy Corbyn during election campaign (thetimes.co.uk)
305 points by stevemoy on July 14, 2018 | hide | 146 comments
7. How to scale a distributed system [pdf] (oreillystatic.com)
214 points by HenryR on July 14, 2018 | hide | 10 comments
8. Stencila: An open source office suite for reproducible research (stenci.la)
256 points by muraiki on July 13, 2018 | hide | 49 comments
9. The everything-is-a-file principle – Linus Torvalds (yarchive.net)
293 points by majke on July 14, 2018 | hide | 217 comments
10. Spiffy: Enabling File-System Aware Storage Applications (usenix.org)
84 points by mpweiher on July 14, 2018 | hide | 5 comments
11. Intel to Acquire eASIC: Lower Cost ASICs in FPGA Design Time (anandtech.com)
151 points by tpetry on July 14, 2018 | hide | 19 comments
12. Air Gapping a MacBook Air: The Great BCM15700A2 Mystery (firstlook.media)
227 points by jeffo_rulez on July 14, 2018 | hide | 77 comments
13. An Illustrated Proof of the CAP Theorem (mwhittaker.github.io)
209 points by networked on July 14, 2018 | hide | 71 comments
14. Crop circle reveals ancient ‘henge’ monument buried in Ireland (globalnews.ca)
124 points by rmason on July 13, 2018 | hide | 36 comments
15. The moving sofa problem (wikipedia.org)
215 points by franzb on July 13, 2018 | hide | 51 comments
16. How Minecraft is helping kids fall in love with books (theguardian.com)
145 points by the-enemy on July 13, 2018 | hide | 85 comments
17. Archaeologists in China Discover the Oldest Stone Tools Outside Africa (nytimes.com)
52 points by montrose on July 13, 2018 | hide | 24 comments
18. Link Between Alzheimer’s and Herpes (theatlantic.com)
147 points by pingou on July 13, 2018 | hide | 54 comments
19. PC market has seen its first growth quarter in six years (venturebeat.com)
133 points by tronotonante on July 14, 2018 | hide | 86 comments
20. Have we overestimated the effectiveness of psychotherapy? (bps.org.uk)
144 points by laurex on July 13, 2018 | hide | 145 comments
21. Libaco: A fast and lightweight C asymmetric coroutine library (github.com/hnes)
152 points by adamnemecek on July 14, 2018 | hide | 55 comments
22. Open source, privacy-enabled smartphone operating systems (e.foundation)
119 points by prince707 on July 14, 2018 | hide | 68 comments
23. Zero-Knowledge Proofs (zkp.science)
142 points by exolymph on July 14, 2018 | hide | 21 comments
24. Nordic Ice Skating on Thin, Black Ice in Sweden Is an Art and a Science (nationalgeographic.com)
110 points by monort on July 13, 2018 | hide | 47 comments
25. A Correction; Welcome to 51,254 (2000) (nytimes.com)
64 points by hk__2 on July 14, 2018 | hide | 14 comments
26. On Semicolons and the Rules of Writing (themillions.com)
126 points by apollinaire on July 13, 2018 | hide | 51 comments
27. WebAssembly is more than the web (steveklabnik.com)
178 points by steveklabnik on July 13, 2018 | hide | 81 comments
28. The secret maps used in World War II (bbc.com)
82 points by MiriamWeiner on July 13, 2018 | hide | 10 comments
29. Unlike most millennials, Norway's are rich (bbc.com)
216 points by happy-go-lucky on July 14, 2018 | hide | 282 comments
30. Escape Compasses (paratrooper.be)
81 points by politelemon on July 14, 2018 | hide | 26 comments

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