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1. Black Hole Propulsion as Technosignature (centauri-dreams.org)
235 points by elorant on March 7, 2019 | hide | 119 comments
2. Airbnb to Acquire HotelTonight (airbnb.com)
413 points by c_t_montgomery on March 7, 2019 | hide | 365 comments
3. Scheduling in React (philippspiess.com)
247 points by tosh on March 7, 2019 | hide | 104 comments
4. Notepad++ drops code signing for its releases (notepad-plus-plus.org)
496 points by pmh on March 7, 2019 | hide | 326 comments
5. What's the minimum number of words you'd need to define all other words? (2012) (reddit.com)
343 points by devilcius on March 7, 2019 | hide | 159 comments
6. PureOS is convergent (puri.sm)
399 points by iBelieve on March 7, 2019 | hide | 293 comments
7. 800M Email Addresses Leaked Online by Email Verification Service (securitydiscovery.com)
501 points by tlrobinson on March 7, 2019 | hide | 211 comments
8. Diving into Technical SEO Using Cloudflare Workers (cloudflare.com)
116 points by jgrahamc on March 7, 2019 | hide | 43 comments
9. Stop Wasting Connections, Use HTTP Keep-Alive (lob.com)
215 points by mgartner on March 7, 2019 | hide | 110 comments
10. A Romanian campus computer lab pentested the world and helped protect it (2018) (arstechnica.com)
120 points by rbanffy on March 7, 2019 | hide | 14 comments
11. The $2M Urinal: Why Hard Work Doesn’t Cut It (2018) (behavioralscientist.org)
178 points by wallflower on March 7, 2019 | hide | 180 comments
12. Writing a Book with Unix (joecmarshall.com)
132 points by webappsecperson on March 7, 2019 | hide | 78 comments
13. APL – A Glimpse of Heaven (2006) (vector.org.uk)
196 points by lelf on March 7, 2019 | hide | 93 comments
14. Ecosia – the search engine that plants trees (ecosia.org)
235 points by kawera on March 7, 2019 | hide | 86 comments
15. Chickens Are Bullies – Can Their Behavior Teach Us About Our Own? (medium.com/s.french531)
107 points by sfrench531 on March 7, 2019 | hide | 68 comments
16. The rise of wgpu (gfx-rs.github.io)
274 points by jobstijl on March 7, 2019 | hide | 74 comments
17. Spritestack – 3D pixelart editor based on sprite stacking technique (spritestack.io)
216 points by keyle on March 7, 2019 | hide | 36 comments
18. Why do old books smell? [video] (bookofjoe.com)
79 points by bookofjoe on March 7, 2019 | hide | 17 comments
19. John Ioannidis Aims His Bazooka at Nutrition Science (2018) (acsh.org)
103 points by aaavl2821 on March 7, 2019 | hide | 81 comments
20. Dreaming of a Parser Generator for Language Design (adamant-lang.org)
117 points by matt_d on March 7, 2019 | hide | 61 comments
21. The perils of federated protocols (2016) (lwn.net)
62 points by Volundr on March 7, 2019 | hide | 13 comments
22. The Stigma of Choosing Trade School over College (theatlantic.com)
180 points by pseudolus on March 7, 2019 | hide | 245 comments
23. Boeing acquires flight-planning app maker ForeFlight (houstonchronicle.com)
90 points by prostoalex on March 7, 2019 | hide | 44 comments
24. Capturing bacteria that eat and breathe electricity (wsu.edu)
89 points by LinuxBender on March 6, 2019 | hide | 11 comments
25. Cracking the mystery of egg shape (vis.sciencemag.org)
77 points by ohjeez on March 6, 2019 | hide | 20 comments
26. Jerry Merryman, an inventor of the handheld calculator, dies at 86 (bloomberg.com)
92 points by edw519 on March 6, 2019 | hide | 11 comments
27. Owl Feathers and Flight (2015) (owlpages.com)
56 points by DoreenMichele on March 7, 2019 | hide | 4 comments
28. A deep dive into macOS MDM and how it can be compromised (2018) [pdf] (blackhat.com)
68 points by jxub on March 7, 2019 | hide | 1 comment
29. Launch HN: Cosmic JS (YC W19) - API-first drop-in replacement for WordPress
101 points by tonyspiro on March 7, 2019 | hide | 92 comments
30. Scientists are getting creative to save the kakapo (nationalgeographic.com)
85 points by pseudolus on March 6, 2019 | hide | 11 comments

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