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1. A man who destroyed his multimillion dollar company in 10 seconds (2018) (thehustle.co)
816 points by dragontamer on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 478 comments
2. MacBook Pro Keyboard Drives Me Crazy (ryanbigg.com)
655 points by ryanbigg on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 575 comments
3. exFAT in the Linux kernel (microsoft.com)
454 points by UkiahSmith on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 271 comments
4. Hong Kong ISP Association’s Statement on Selective Blocking of Internet Services (hkispa.org.hk)
406 points by hardmaru on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 189 comments
5. WTF – A personal information dashboard for your terminal (wtfutil.com)
518 points by jcamou on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 174 comments
6. Lessons from Stripe (markmcgranaghan.com)
378 points by rspivak on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 126 comments
7. What Happens When You ACH a Dead Person? (moderntreasury.com)
254 points by saarons on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 217 comments
8. Fracking in North America could be partly to blame for methane spike – study (newsweek.com)
359 points by colinprince on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 108 comments
9. Words that do Handstands (hardmath123.github.io)
324 points by hardmath123 on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 51 comments
10. Pastel: A command-line tool to generate, analyze, convert and manipulate colors (github.com/sharkdp)
264 points by praveenscience on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 28 comments
11. Feds ordered Google location dragnet to solve Wisconsin bank robbery (theverge.com)
204 points by heshiebee on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 155 comments
12. Have You Ever Tried to Sell a Diamond? (1982) (theatlantic.com)
179 points by mlthoughts2018 on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 237 comments
13. Possible detection of a black hole with a mass that was thought to be impossible (quantamagazine.org)
189 points by theafh on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 101 comments
14. TypeScript 3.6 (microsoft.com)
295 points by mceachen on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 204 comments
15. GCC null pointer check removed (gnu.org)
239 points by Tomte on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 88 comments
16. The Myth of Consumer-Grade Security (schneier.com)
224 points by jaden on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 99 comments
17. Most software companies ignore user behavior (reifyworks.com)
139 points by mrbbk on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 79 comments
18. Show HN: I Built a “Google Alerts” for Hacker News (pipedream.com)
151 points by marcxmiller on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 54 comments
19. Show HN: I created Postwoman, an online, open-source API request builder (indiehackers.com)
280 points by liyasthomas on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 100 comments
20. 16-bit RISC-V processor made with carbon nanotubes (arstechnica.com)
135 points by Tomte on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 35 comments
21. SmartyKit Apple I replica (smartykit.org)
85 points by bdcravens on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 46 comments
22. Python rounds float values by converting them to string and then back (github.com/python)
268 points by bishala on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 144 comments
23. Software Engineering Grads Lack the Skills Startups Need (ieee.org)
209 points by joker3 on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 171 comments
24. How Web Content Can Affect Power Usage (webkit.org)
136 points by ingve on Aug 27, 2019 | hide | 79 comments
25. Julia's Release Process (julialang.org)
153 points by StefanKarpinski on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 25 comments
26. Western officials say Chinese agents contact foreign citizens using LinkedIn (nytimes.com)
140 points by t23 on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 43 comments
27. Kubernetes Academy, a free product-agnostic education platform (kubernetes.academy)
285 points by frostmatthew on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 66 comments
28. Study identifies main culprit behind lithium metal battery failure (ucsd.edu)
101 points by clouddrover on Aug 27, 2019 | hide | 56 comments
29. Firefox 70 released for Firefox Quantum: Developer Edition (mozilla.org)
362 points by romelsongalia on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 112 comments
30. China’s CCTV network took just 7 minutes to capture BBC reporter (2017) (techcrunch.com)
222 points by newsreview1 on Aug 28, 2019 | hide | 141 comments

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