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1. Firefox 70 (hacks.mozilla.org)
1595 points by feross on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 457 comments
2. Ask HN: What's a promising area to work on?
1331 points by richtapestry on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 918 comments
3. Ranked-choice voting is on the ballot in New York City (nytimes.com)
836 points by undefined1 on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 394 comments
4. Equifax securities fraud class action [pdf] (stanford.edu)
757 points by bookofjoe on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 219 comments
5. Latest Firefox Brings Privacy Protections Front and Center (blog.mozilla.org)
658 points by Vinnl on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 205 comments
6. Dramatically reduced power usage in Firefox 70 on macOS with Core Animation (mozillagfx.wordpress.com)
526 points by muizelaar on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 78 comments
7. London Ultra Low Emission Zone cuts toxic air pollution by a third (london.gov.uk)
433 points by sails on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 185 comments
8. Ask HN: How was life for a regular dev during the dot com burst?
642 points by kace91 on Oct 21, 2019 | hide | 400 comments
9. Firefox is getting language translation (zdnet.com)
556 points by jeremiahlee on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 123 comments
10. Don't Use VPN Services (gist.github.com)
408 points by ductionist on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 257 comments
11. Ask HN: Agriculture startups doing interesting work?
318 points by greenie_beans on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 202 comments
12. Estonia is running its country like a tech company (qz.com)
365 points by lev272 on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 199 comments
13. Natural Language Processing (2018) [pdf] (github.com/jacobeisenstein)
290 points by scvalencia on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 12 comments
14. Cache Poisoned DoS Attack: Shutdown any CDN Website with One HTTP Request (cpdos.org)
283 points by ldmail on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 88 comments
15. GNOME files defense against patent troll (gnome.org)
357 points by se7entime on Oct 21, 2019 | hide | 41 comments
16. McKinsey: Half the World’s Banks Too Weak to Survive Downturn (bloomberg.com)
241 points by anm89 on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 156 comments
17. Pizza Hut’s First Website (pizzahut.com)
246 points by for_i_in_range on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 151 comments
18. An Introduction to Real-Time Subsurface Scattering (therealmjp.github.io)
147 points by mariuz on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 4 comments
19. Typography of Neon Genesis Evangelion (fontsinuse.com)
415 points by beefhash on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 111 comments
20. Slimbook collaborates with the PowerPC laptop (slimbook.es)
171 points by jrepinc on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 104 comments
21. FTC Brings First Case Against Developers of “Stalking” Apps (ftc.gov)
157 points by detaro on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 125 comments
22. Ghost 3.0 (ghost.org)
300 points by sareiodata on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 112 comments
23. How to Make a Great Puzzle Game (thepuzzle.press)
161 points by keyle on Oct 21, 2019 | hide | 57 comments
24. No Maintenance Intended (unmaintained.tech)
236 points by lifthrasiir on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 49 comments
25. Why UTC is used as the acronym for Coordinated Universal Time (nist.gov)
200 points by susam on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 155 comments
26. The Name of the Rose Background Ambience Generator (mynoise.net)
193 points by benbreen on Oct 21, 2019 | hide | 33 comments
27. Under digital surveillance: how American schools spy on millions of kids (theguardian.com)
170 points by morisy on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 98 comments
28. U.S. tech inventors are highly clustered because of idea spillover (citylab.com)
104 points by jseliger on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 48 comments
29. Oxford Professor Is Accused of Selling Ancient Texts (nytimes.com)
150 points by samclemens on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 97 comments
30. Unix Turns 50 (bell-labs.com)
251 points by velmu on Oct 22, 2019 | hide | 66 comments

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