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1. Post-surgical deaths in Scotland drop by a third, attributed to a checklist (bbc.co.uk)
1036 points by fanf2 on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 366 comments
2. Microsoft turned down facial-recognition sales on human rights concerns (reuters.com)
461 points by dredmorbius on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 111 comments
3. Animating URLs with JavaScript and Emojis (matthewrayfield.com)
747 points by bemmu on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 165 comments
4. Popular Google Play store apps are abusing permissions and committing ad fraud (buzzfeednews.com)
388 points by mzs on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 172 comments
5. Intel Exiting 5G Modems (intel.com)
404 points by ItsTotallyOn on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 216 comments
6. Let’s Encrypt to transition to ISRG root (scotthelme.co.uk)
342 points by trygvis on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 110 comments
7. Fluent 1.0: a localization system for natural-sounding translations (hacks.mozilla.org)
319 points by feross on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 115 comments
8. Facebook shareholders are getting fed up with Zuckerberg but can’t do anything (latimes.com)
272 points by smsm42 on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 210 comments
9. Meshroom: Open Source 3D Reconstruction Software (2018) [video] (alicevision.github.io)
262 points by hereiskkb on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 39 comments
10. Panic’s Next Editor (panic.com)
332 points by whalesalad on Apr 16, 2019 | hide | 230 comments
11. A Chicago woman fell victim to Candida auris, a drug-resistant fungus (nytimes.com)
203 points by dredmorbius on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 98 comments
12. ‘Bubble Boys’ Cured in Medical Breakthrough Using Gene Therapy (bloomberg.com)
243 points by mzs on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 31 comments
13. Planet’s ocean-plastics problem detailed in 60-year data set (nature.com)
171 points by sunraa on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 44 comments
14. Life of Brian at 40: an assertion of individual freedom that still resonates (theconversation.com)
253 points by sohkamyung on Apr 16, 2019 | hide | 206 comments
15. Employee Wellness Programs Yield Little Benefit, Study Shows (nytimes.com)
150 points by mlthoughts2018 on Apr 16, 2019 | hide | 120 comments
16. Should I Resign from My Full Professor Job to Work Fulltime on Cocalc? (sagemath.com)
250 points by occamschainsaw on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 151 comments
17. Kalman and Bayesian Filters in Python (2018) (github.com)
234 points by r0f1 on Apr 16, 2019 | hide | 12 comments
18. AMP pages displaying your own domain (googleblog.com)
200 points by dfabulich on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 325 comments
19. How Not to Acknowledge a Data Breach (krebsonsecurity.com)
184 points by hsnewman on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 50 comments
20. Zstandard v1.4.0 (github.com)
158 points by terrelln on Apr 16, 2019 | hide | 67 comments
21. The Art of Research – A History by Vi Hart (theartofresearch.org)
165 points by anonymfus on Apr 16, 2019 | hide | 17 comments
22. Adventures in reverse engineering Broadcom NIC firmware (devever.net)
168 points by jandeboevrie on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 34 comments
23. Graphical Introduction to Dynamic Programming (avikdas.com)
210 points by adamnemecek on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 11 comments
24. How the quantum search algorithm works (quantum.country)
152 points by p1esk on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 17 comments
25. Google OAuth Login Issues (cloud.google.com)
118 points by derwiki on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 35 comments
26. Godot Engine – Announcing the Godot 2019 Showreel (godotengine.org)
175 points by makepanic on Apr 16, 2019 | hide | 30 comments
27. Tinfoil Chat – Onion-routed, endpoint secure messaging system (github.com)
144 points by schlowmo on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 30 comments
28. Stripe Acquires Touchtech (techcrunch.com)
148 points by middle1 on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 43 comments
29. How does a relational database work? (2017) (coding-geek.com)
198 points by PeterZaitsev on Apr 16, 2019 | hide | 26 comments
30. Obfuscated Erlang (2012) (ferd.ca)
87 points by QuinnWilton on Apr 17, 2019 | hide | 14 comments

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