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1. Valve Rolls Out Wine-Based “Proton” for Running Windows Games on Linux (phoronix.com)
819 points by kbumsik on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 322 comments
2. Verizon throttled fire department’s “unlimited” data during wildfire (arstechnica.com)
567 points by jamroom on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 339 comments
3. Open source takes continued investment, and that must be subsidized somehow (influxdata.com)
396 points by runesoerensen on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 250 comments
4. PyPy.js: Python in the web browser (pypyjs.org)
483 points by LopRabbit on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 120 comments
5. Apple and Google Face Growing Revolt Over App Store ‘Tax’ (bloomberg.com)
457 points by tareqak on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 457 comments
6. Edge Computing at Chick-fil-A (medium.com)
570 points by ayanai on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 379 comments
7. Commons Clause (redislabs.com)
472 points by dankohn1 on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 473 comments
8. A visualization of the prime factors of the first million integers (johnhw.github.io)
438 points by fanf2 on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 59 comments
9. Ice confirmed at the Moon’s poles (phys.org)
239 points by daegloe on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 91 comments
10. How to Hire Your First Engineer (ycombinator.com)
219 points by runesoerensen on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 126 comments
11. What they don’t tell you about event sourcing (medium.com)
234 points by jackthebadcat on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 77 comments
12. CodeSandbox (codesandbox.io)
228 points by tosh on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 47 comments
13. Being the editor of a newspaper in Eve Online (rockpapershotgun.com)
211 points by danso on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 86 comments
14. Facebook to Remove Onavo App from Apple Store (wsj.com)
135 points by mudil on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 85 comments
15. PolarFS: Alibaba Distributed File System for Shared Storage Cloud Database [pdf] (vldb.org)
137 points by blopeur on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 33 comments
16. Evaluating Vax Lisp 3.1 (netzhansa.blogspot.com)
106 points by mr_tyzic on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 12 comments
17. Algo: A set of Ansible scripts that simplify the setup of a personal IPSEC VPN (github.com)
189 points by uoflcards22 on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 86 comments
18. Show HN: SVG 3D Builder – Build 3D Models with SVG (github.com)
157 points by captainwz on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 66 comments
19. Mum’s a Neanderthal, Dad’s a Denisovan: discovery of an ancient-human hybrid (nature.com)
117 points by amasad on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 33 comments
20. vTaiwan: An experiment in participatory governance (technologyreview.com)
161 points by mkm416 on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 61 comments
21. Why Prosperity Has Increased but Happiness Has Not (nytimes.com)
190 points by tysone on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 257 comments
22. Introduction to Data Mining – Second Edition (umn.edu)
236 points by wener on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 15 comments
23. Aramco listing plan halted, oil giant disbands advisors – sources (reuters.com)
135 points by chollida1 on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 51 comments
24. Introducing the Cultural Leadership Fund (a16z.com)
81 points by runesoerensen on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 40 comments
25. How Gusto Built Scalable Hiring Practices Rooted in Tradition (firstround.com)
62 points by sisypheanblithe on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 13 comments
26. UBC researchers may have found a way to make donated blood universal (vancouversun.com)
155 points by stormbrew on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 36 comments
27. Bullshit jobs and the yoke of managerial feudalism (economist.com)
280 points by wyclif on Aug 22, 2018 | hide | 244 comments
28. Why OpenCV uses BGR color space (2015) (learnopencv.com)
120 points by rcshubhadeep on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 41 comments
29. Is Pop Music Evolving, or Is It Just Getting Louder? (2012) (scientificamerican.com)
89 points by ryan_j_naughton on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 109 comments
30. Textual Strategies in Infographics: Observing Minard Observing Napoléon (masswerk.at)
52 points by masswerk on Aug 21, 2018 | hide | 8 comments

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