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1. Magic Lantern (magiclantern.fm)
707 points by chris_overseas 7 months ago | hide | 234 comments
2. A faster, more efficient cryptocurrency (mit.edu)
584 points by salvadormon 7 months ago | hide | 815 comments
3. I took 50k images of the night sky to make an 81 Megapixel image of the moon (reddit.com)
873 points by sohkamyung 7 months ago | hide | 113 comments
4. LD_PRELOAD: The Hero We Need and Deserve (jessfraz.com)
352 points by ingve 7 months ago | hide | 139 comments
5. Muscle memory discovery ends 'use it or lose it' dogma (sciencedaily.com)
236 points by prostoalex 7 months ago | hide | 125 comments
6. Advent of Code 2018, in Coq (github.com)
149 points by szemet 7 months ago | hide | 43 comments
7. Drug Combo Creates New Neurons from Neighboring Cells (technologynetworks.com)
226 points by lettergram 7 months ago | hide | 52 comments
8. Cache Eviction: When Are Randomized Algorithms Better Than LRU? (2014) (danluu.com)
235 points by zwliew 7 months ago | hide | 42 comments
9. Kodak's Discovery of A-Bomb Testing (2016) (popularmechanics.com)
186 points by howard941 7 months ago | hide | 47 comments
10. WorldWideWeb (adactio.com)
96 points by aaronbrethorst 7 months ago | hide | 30 comments
11. Japanese government will access home devices in security survey (nhk.or.jp)
186 points by sprague 7 months ago | hide | 94 comments
12. Reinforcement Learning: An Introduction (2018) [pdf] (incompleteideas.net)
205 points by atomroflbomber 7 months ago | hide | 23 comments
13. Explaining Code Using ASCII Art (regehr.org)
209 points by dmit 7 months ago | hide | 47 comments
14. Home-built 737 cockpit (flightdeck737.be)
157 points by ycombonator 7 months ago | hide | 31 comments
15. Harder programming questions do a worse job of predicting outcomes (triplebyte.com)
507 points by Harj 7 months ago | hide | 511 comments
16. Hexagonal Grids (2013) (redblobgames.com)
337 points by skilled 7 months ago | hide | 46 comments
17. National Sword (99percentinvisible.org)
189 points by danso 7 months ago | hide | 70 comments
18. BlazingSQL – GPU SQL Engine Now Runs Over 20X Faster Than Apache Spark (blazingdb.com)
192 points by felipe_aramburu 7 months ago | hide | 76 comments
19. The Single Rotation rule: simple and rich reversible cellular automaton (2013) (dmishin.blogspot.com)
112 points by bemmu 7 months ago | hide | 19 comments
20. JPL Institutional Coding Standard for the C Programming Language (2009) [pdf] (nasa.gov)
135 points by Alupis 7 months ago | hide | 79 comments
21. AWS Nitro System (mvdirona.com)
161 points by ingve 7 months ago | hide | 8 comments
22. How I Built the Flying Cart (1960) [pdf] (vintageprojects.com)
39 points by spking 7 months ago | hide | 10 comments
23. Space Based ADS-B (radarbox24.com)
79 points by zeristor 7 months ago | hide | 15 comments
24. A Man Who Questioned Everything (nybooks.com)
73 points by Elof 7 months ago | hide | 16 comments
25. Implementing End-To-End Encryption in Matrix Clients (matrix.org)
122 points by Sami_Lehtinen 7 months ago | hide | 22 comments
26. JavaScript-Based Spreadsheet-Like Formulas in Google Docs (chrome.google.com)
74 points by MikaelMayer 7 months ago | hide | 23 comments
27. Warning: Debian stable kernel upgrade breaks most ARM SBC (debian.org)
132 points by geppetto 7 months ago | hide | 37 comments
28. The shady economics of ‘buy one, get one free’ deals (thehustle.co)
295 points by zzaner 7 months ago | hide | 239 comments
29. How the US has hidden its empire (theguardian.com)
224 points by unmole 7 months ago | hide | 97 comments
30. How Badly Is Google Books Search Broken, and Why? (sappingattention.blogspot.com)
134 points by longdefeat 7 months ago | hide | 98 comments

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