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Stories from August 13, 2018, ordered by time on the front page
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1. Dijkstra's in Disguise (evjang.com)
450 points by ColinWright on Aug 12, 2018 | hide | 26 comments
2. Original Source code for the Furby [pdf] (seanriddle.com)
533 points by rahimiali on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 152 comments
3. Using FOIA Data and Unix to halve major source of parking tickets (mchap.io)
769 points by tptacek on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 237 comments
4. Exapunks (zachtronics.com)
603 points by yumaikas on Aug 12, 2018 | hide | 137 comments
5. What Does Immersing Yourself in a Book Do to Your Brain? (lithub.com)
195 points by dpflan on Aug 11, 2018 | hide | 49 comments
6. Universal Method to Sort Complex Information Found (quantamagazine.org)
275 points by digital55 on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 62 comments
7. One man designed and built the ultimate bush plane (arstechnica.com)
252 points by privong on Aug 12, 2018 | hide | 80 comments
8. Nvidia Unveils Quadro RTX, a Raytracing GPU (nasdaq.com)
316 points by tntn on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 189 comments
9. Show HN: A side project in medical devices (chrisseaton.com)
267 points by chrisseaton on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 45 comments
10. Cache-Line Aware Data Structures (accu.org)
123 points by ingve on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 4 comments
11. Notes Nearing Ninety: Learning to Write Less (theparisreview.org)
248 points by quickfox on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 41 comments
12. The Bell System Technical Journal (archive.org)
148 points by walrus01 on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 19 comments
13. Endocrine-disrupting chemical exposure in US: disease burden and cost analysis (thelancet.com)
193 points by bookofjoe on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 152 comments
14. In a Town of 11 People, Mysterious Disappearance Turns Neighbor Against Neighbor (nytimes.com)
192 points by danso on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 112 comments
15. Faxploit: Sending Fax Back to the Dark Ages (checkpoint.com)
207 points by blopeur on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 61 comments
16. Facebook buys Vidpresso's (YC W14) team and tech to make video interactive (techcrunch.com)
91 points by sandmansandine on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 64 comments
17. Organized Resources for Deep Learning Researchers and Developers (github.com)
153 points by irsina on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 22 comments
18. The Fall of Schlitz: How Milwaukee’s Famous Beer Became Infamous (2010) (beerconnoisseur.com)
80 points by vezycash on Aug 12, 2018 | hide | 44 comments
19. Strawberry Pop-Tart Blow-Torches (1994) (pmichaud.com)
109 points by tarboreus on Aug 12, 2018 | hide | 32 comments
20. Microbiologist Carl Woese changed the way we think about evolution (nytimes.com)
81 points by yaseen-rob on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 15 comments
21. Starting your own bank is laborious but profitable (2009) (wealthmanagement.com)
154 points by gscott on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 155 comments
22. Show HN: Trackerjacker – Map and track wifi networks you're not connected to (github.com)
159 points by calebm on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 33 comments
23. Jorge Luis Borges Interview (1977) (denisdutton.com)
167 points by cwmoore on Aug 12, 2018 | hide | 20 comments
24. δ-presence, for when being in the dataset is sensitive (desfontain.es)
84 points by p4bl0 on Aug 12, 2018 | hide | 5 comments
25. Creating the alien writing in Infinifactory (2015) (zachtronics.com)
108 points by karulont on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 10 comments
26. Alcubierre drive (wikipedia.org)
166 points by angrygoat on Aug 12, 2018 | hide | 125 comments
27. User-space RCU (lwn.net)
76 points by ingve on Aug 12, 2018 | hide | 12 comments
28. Mkcert: Tool for making locally-trusted development certificates (github.com)
218 points by vaibhavmule on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 38 comments
29. Twisting Stacked Graphene Reveals Potentially Powerful Superconducting Behavior (gizmodo.com)
46 points by _Microft on Aug 12, 2018 | hide | 21 comments
30. Shrinking Machine Learning Models for Offline Use (amazon.com)
123 points by georgecarlyle76 on Aug 13, 2018 | hide | 10 comments

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