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1. AMD Discloses Initial Zen 2 Details (wikichip.org)
446 points by throwaway2048 on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 197 comments
2. GoAWK: an AWK interpreter written in Go (benhoyt.com)
228 points by f2f on Nov 17, 2018 | hide | 88 comments
3. Ask HN: What's the hardest problem you've ever solved?
464 points by jamestimmins on Nov 17, 2018 | hide | 422 comments
4. ‘Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat’ Is a Love Letter to Amateur Cooks (theatlantic.com)
415 points by tomhoward on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 130 comments
5. Unscii – a bitmapped Unicode font for blocky graphics (pelulamu.net)
325 points by detuur on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 49 comments
6. Show HN: Don't code your UI, draw it (github.com)
302 points by karanchahal on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 141 comments
7. Prac­ti­cal Ty­pog­ra­phy (practicaltypography.com)
261 points by beefhash on Nov 17, 2018 | hide | 61 comments
8. What Car Thieves Think of the Club (2010) (freakonomics.com)
146 points by caminante on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 125 comments
9. Virus Explorer – visualize and compare viruses in 3D models (hhmi.org)
95 points by mlejva on Nov 17, 2018 | hide | 6 comments
10. The Remarkable Brain Waves of High Level Meditators [video] (kottke.org)
343 points by kawera on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 175 comments
11. Cycle.js – A functional and reactive JavaScript framework for predictable code (cycle.js.org)
206 points by octosphere on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 57 comments
12. An Oral History of Laurel Canyon, the 60s and 70s Music Mecca (2015) (vanityfair.com)
33 points by tintinnabula on Nov 16, 2018 | hide | 16 comments
13. OpenZFS vs. Btrfs and other file systems (2017) (ixsystems.com)
165 points by stargrave on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 223 comments
14. The Coming Crisis in Home Computers (1983) (nytimes.com)
130 points by indigodaddy on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 180 comments
15. On Rigorous Error Handling (250bpm.com)
67 points by rumcajz on Nov 17, 2018 | hide | 56 comments
16. Ask HN: Blind programmers, what can I do to make my code easier for you?
202 points by ioquatix on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 43 comments
17. How the World's Most Difficult Bouldering Problems Get Made (2015) (outsideonline.com)
135 points by cribbles on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 70 comments
18. Rust and SPARK: Software Reliability for Everyone (2017) (electronicdesign.com)
140 points by oherrala on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 25 comments
19. Building your own shell using Rust (joshmcguigan.com)
216 points by boyter on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 52 comments
20. Chess World Championship: Stockfish live-analyzing game 7 (sesse.net)
119 points by tosh on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 115 comments
21. The Complicated Legacy of Stewart Brand’s “Whole Earth Catalog” (newyorker.com)
54 points by mitchbob on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 21 comments
22. Why the world needs deep generalists, not specialists (medium.com)
237 points by aytekin on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 126 comments
23. WebSockets – A Conceptual Deep-Dive (ably.io)
178 points by yannikyeo on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 11 comments
24. Why I’m Giving $1.8B for College Financial Aid (nytimes.com)
185 points by wallflower on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 159 comments
25. The World’s Loudest Sound (2014) (kottke.org)
126 points by wallflower on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 41 comments
26. Extending optionals in Swift (swiftbysundell.com)
69 points by zacwood on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 18 comments
27. China Steps Up Trade Secret Theft from US Companies (latimes.com)
265 points by spoiledtechie on Nov 18, 2018 | hide | 194 comments
28. Genetic Programming in Clojure (sulami.github.io)
83 points by sulami on Nov 17, 2018 | hide | 23 comments
29. Shaved Heads, Snipped Tubes, Imperial Marines and Dope Fiends: On Synanon (2013) (cabinetmagazine.org)
73 points by lermontov on Nov 16, 2018 | hide | 27 comments
30. The Invention of the Aeropress (2014) (priceonomics.com)
60 points by cribbles on Nov 17, 2018 | hide | 52 comments

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