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1. TurboTax’s 20-Year Fight to Stop Americans from Filing Taxes for Free (propublica.org)
1519 points by danso 4 months ago | hide | 447 comments
2. Samsung: Anyone's thumbprint can unlock Galaxy S10 phone (bbc.co.uk)
668 points by choult 4 months ago | hide | 309 comments
3. BrachioGraph – a cheap, simple pen plotter (readthedocs.io)
596 points by DanieleProcida 4 months ago | hide | 104 comments
4. Google chief: I'd disclose smart speakers before guests enter my home (bbc.com)
903 points by vezycash 4 months ago | hide | 546 comments
5. Mozilla’s 18-month effort to market without Facebook (digiday.com)
436 points by watchdogtimer 4 months ago | hide | 185 comments
6. FPGA Design for Software Engineers (walknsqualk.com)
496 points by srjilarious 4 months ago | hide | 80 comments
7. New universe of miniproteins is upending cell biology and genetics (sciencemag.org)
296 points by furcyd 4 months ago | hide | 115 comments
8. Stupid Unix Tricks (sneak.berlin)
427 points by signa11 4 months ago | hide | 157 comments
9. Rejected from YC (Again) (veed.io)
403 points by sabbakeynejad 4 months ago | hide | 258 comments
10. Zappos 2012 data breach settlement (zapposdatasettlement.com)
341 points by wills_forward 4 months ago | hide | 113 comments
11. Aquameta: Web development platform built in PostgreSQL (github.com)
355 points by dustingetz 4 months ago | hide | 91 comments
12. Which Way Do You Run? (a16z.com)
188 points by yarapavan 4 months ago | hide | 107 comments
13. An Interview with Jose Valim, Creator of Elixir (welcometothejungle.co)
320 points by wickwavy 4 months ago | hide | 171 comments
14. DNS 101: An Introduction to Domain Name Servers (redhat.com)
250 points by tcarriga 4 months ago | hide | 38 comments
15. The “Windmill” Problem on the 2011 International Mathematical Olympiad [video] (youtube.com)
196 points by bobbykrk 4 months ago | hide | 81 comments
16. Pontevedra, Spain’s Happy Little Carless City (reasonstobecheerful.world)
180 points by imartin2k 4 months ago | hide | 81 comments
17. Haskell in Production (felixmulder.com)
200 points by allenleein 4 months ago | hide | 237 comments
18. Cambridge gallery lends art to students 'with none damaged' in 60 years (bbc.com)
157 points by howsilly 4 months ago | hide | 51 comments
19. The Earliest Unix Code: An Anniversary Source Code Release (computerhistory.org)
139 points by matt_d 4 months ago | hide | 34 comments
20. Books: an immutable double-entry accounting database service (squareup.com)
242 points by strzalek 4 months ago | hide | 65 comments
21. The Brains of the Voyager Spacecraft: Command, Data, and Attitude Control (2017) (allaboutcircuits.com)
94 points by dddddaviddddd 4 months ago | hide | 17 comments
22. Dark matter nightmare: What if we are just using the wrong equations? (backreaction.blogspot.com)
262 points by lordnacho 4 months ago | hide | 203 comments
23. Why Isn't Functional Programming the Norm? [video] (youtube.com)
296 points by gyre007 4 months ago | hide | 404 comments
24. Show HN: Sparkler – A KVM-Based Virtual Machine Manager (unixism.net)
108 points by shuss 4 months ago | hide | 8 comments
25. New Diagnostic Architecture Overview (swift.org)
107 points by xedin 4 months ago | hide | 16 comments
26. Fake doctor saved thousands of infants and changed medical history (2018) (nypost.com)
272 points by Alex3917 4 months ago | hide | 78 comments
27. Common Voice – Mozilla's initiative to help teach machines how real people speak (voice.mozilla.org)
174 points by mjlee 4 months ago | hide | 49 comments
28. Interview with Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard (fastcompany.com)
130 points by dsr12 4 months ago | hide | 37 comments
29. An Unexpected Character Replacement (datafix.com.au)
59 points by eaguyhn 4 months ago | hide | 22 comments
30. Microsoft launches new open-source projects around Kubernetes and microservices (techcrunch.com)
223 points by bastichelaar 4 months ago | hide | 124 comments

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