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1. Facebook reveals its cryptocurrency Libra (decrypt.co)
1176 points by timcc50 on June 18, 2019 | hide | 1296 comments
2. Two potentially life-friendly planets found orbiting a nearby star (nationalgeographic.com)
612 points by TuringTest on June 18, 2019 | hide | 371 comments
3. Mezzano – An operating system written in Common Lisp (github.com/froggey)
396 points by pjmlp on June 18, 2019 | hide | 136 comments
4. Things I learnt the hard way in thirty years of software development (juliobiason.net)
872 points by pbowyer on June 18, 2019 | hide | 293 comments
5. Facebook Cryptocurrency Plan Faces Opposition in France (bloomberg.com)
409 points by velcro on June 18, 2019 | hide | 132 comments
6. $1B for 20,000 Bay Area homes (blog.google)
469 points by theBashShell on June 18, 2019 | hide | 530 comments
7. Lockheed has an opening for engineers with VAX experience for the F22 (lockheedmartinjobs.com)
241 points by killjoywashere on June 18, 2019 | hide | 317 comments
8. Simple techniques to optimise Go programs (stephen.sh)
273 points by sjwhitworth on June 18, 2019 | hide | 83 comments
9. Dogs’ Eyes Have Changed Since Humans Befriended Them (theatlantic.com)
251 points by gilad on June 18, 2019 | hide | 118 comments
10. How Fast can A Single Instance of Redis be? (keydb.dev)
220 points by eblenkarn on June 18, 2019 | hide | 74 comments
11. Use Coq in Your Browser: The Js Coq Theorem Prover Online (jscoq.github.io)
220 points by lelf on June 18, 2019 | hide | 41 comments
12. How LinkedIn exfiltrates extension data from the browser (prophitt.me)
510 points by asaasinator on June 18, 2019 | hide | 149 comments
13. Transforming a Tesla Model 3 into a Pickup Truck (theverge.com)
387 points by Tomte on June 18, 2019 | hide | 176 comments
14. Robocalls are overwhelming hospitals and patients (washingtonpost.com)
190 points by jmsflknr on June 17, 2019 | hide | 177 comments
15. Launch HN: Sqreen (YC W18) – Securing Web Apps
155 points by pierrebetouin on June 18, 2019 | hide | 64 comments
16. What happens behind the scenes when we type www.google.com in a browser? (2015) (github.com/vasanthk)
259 points by MrXOR on June 15, 2019 | hide | 76 comments
17. Generalized Algebraic Data Types: A Primer (sketch.sh)
182 points by tosh on June 18, 2019 | hide | 30 comments
18. Writing a book, still the same pain 15 years later (medium.com/kentbeck_7670)
150 points by mpweiher on June 18, 2019 | hide | 81 comments
19. Envoy Mobile (lyft.com)
218 points by jparise on June 18, 2019 | hide | 33 comments
20. Levittown (granolashotgun.com)
156 points by burlesona on June 18, 2019 | hide | 109 comments
21. Show HN: I wrote a book on GNU grep and ripgrep
182 points by asicsp on June 18, 2019 | hide | 53 comments
22. Level Design and Shaping a Roguelike Experience (gridsagegames.com)
140 points by tiniuclx on June 15, 2019 | hide | 20 comments
23. Baseline Grid (observablehq.com)
107 points by jashkenas on June 17, 2019 | hide | 7 comments
24. Appalachian Balds (wikipedia.org)
112 points by curtis on June 16, 2019 | hide | 31 comments
25. Announcing Timescale Cloud (timescale.com)
89 points by bsg75 on June 18, 2019 | hide | 38 comments
26. The worst morale-boosting gesture I've experienced (shkspr.mobi)
371 points by augusto2112 on June 18, 2019 | hide | 339 comments
27. Berlin approves 5-year rent freeze (reuters.com)
276 points by ciceryadam on June 18, 2019 | hide | 574 comments
28. Adventure Games and Eigenvalues (2017) (evanmiller.org)
125 points by rayvega on June 18, 2019 | hide | 11 comments
29. People care more about privacy than they think (nytimes.com)
146 points by jakelazaroff on June 17, 2019 | hide | 71 comments
30. Super Thinking: The Big Book of Mental Models (superthinking.com)
400 points by yegg on June 18, 2019 | hide | 89 comments

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