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1. NULL license plate not such a bright idea (iheart.com)
999 points by dublin 13 days ago | hide | 467 comments
2. Verizon to Sell Tumblr to Automattic (wsj.com)
879 points by minimaxir 13 days ago | hide | 449 comments
3. The Horror of Microsoft Teams (medium.com)
544 points by rekoros 13 days ago | hide | 332 comments
4. Finding Amelia Earhart’s Plane Seemed Impossible – Then Came a Startling Clue (nytimes.com)
119 points by tlb 13 days ago | hide | 51 comments
5. Metal shards from Boeing 787 taking off over Rome rain down on people below (independent.co.uk)
253 points by remote_phone 13 days ago | hide | 122 comments
6. Why has examine.com disappeared from search results? (examine.com)
750 points by cyrusshepard 13 days ago | hide | 353 comments
7. SEC Investigating Data Leak at First American Financial Corp (krebsonsecurity.com)
89 points by feross 13 days ago | hide | 14 comments
8. Black Beekeepers Are Transforming Detroit’s Vacant Lots into Bee Farms (2018) (huffingtonpost.com)
160 points by rmason 13 days ago | hide | 107 comments
9. Google Chrome Incognito Mode Can Still Be Detected (bleepingcomputer.com)
440 points by nradov 14 days ago | hide | 192 comments
10. Python Is Eating the World (zdnet.com)
879 points by gilad 14 days ago | hide | 956 comments
11. P++ idea: FAQ (php.net)
167 points by tnorthcutt 16 days ago | hide | 91 comments
12. Where will ‘garage orphans’ charge electric cars? (theglobeandmail.com)
151 points by throw0101a 13 days ago | hide | 525 comments
13. Home 3D metal printing: first results (incoherency.co.uk)
187 points by jstanley 13 days ago | hide | 31 comments
14. A Bloomberg reporter’s account of trying to get back his name and credit rating (bloomberg.com)
261 points by pseudolus 13 days ago | hide | 199 comments
15. Which Categories of Seed Startups Are Thriving? Which Aren't? (tomtunguz.com)
126 points by rmason 14 days ago | hide | 55 comments
16. Await in Rust (docs.rs)
368 points by luu 15 days ago | hide | 243 comments
17. Rotten Apple: Right to Repair Roundup (nakedcapitalism.com)
177 points by Cbasedlifeform 14 days ago | hide | 162 comments
18. Ear Speakers – Research, Design, and Evolution (valvesoftware.com)
96 points by mxfh 16 days ago | hide | 44 comments
19. The worst sales promotion in history: Hoover's free flight fiasco (thehustle.co)
281 points by occamschainsaw 14 days ago | hide | 169 comments
20. Why Does Infrastructure Cost So Much? (strongtowns.org)
189 points by jseliger 13 days ago | hide | 221 comments
21. Economist Raj Chetty has found a surprising tool to fight housing segregation (vox.com)
137 points by MaysonL 14 days ago | hide | 115 comments
22. Extended Validation Certificates Are Really Dead (troyhunt.com)
162 points by dyates 13 days ago | hide | 149 comments
23. Monads as a Programming Pattern (samgrayson.me)
233 points by charmonium 13 days ago | hide | 80 comments
24. Spying on HTTPS (textslashplain.com)
257 points by rom1v 13 days ago | hide | 115 comments
25. Xfce 4.14 (xfce.org)
380 points by severine 14 days ago | hide | 128 comments
26. Hall’s Law: The Nineteenth Century Prequel to Moore’s Law (2012) (ribbonfarm.com)
67 points by Hooke 14 days ago | hide | 2 comments
27. Poetry: Dependency Management for Python (eustace.io)
236 points by jtanderson 14 days ago | hide | 75 comments
28. Extending OCaml Programs with Lua (baturin.org)
74 points by signa11 14 days ago | hide | 3 comments
29. Launch HN: Embrace (YC S19) – Spot and fix bugs in mobile apps
90 points by efutoran 13 days ago | hide | 33 comments
30. Teen Hacker Finds Bugs in School Software That Exposed Millions of Records (wired.com)
174 points by nreece 15 days ago | hide | 65 comments

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