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1. The FCC Has Fined Robocallers $208M, Collected $6,790 (wsj.com)
911 points by simonebrunozzi 4 days ago | hide | 412 comments
2. My name causes an issue with any booking (stackexchange.com)
811 points by signa11 4 days ago | hide | 367 comments
3. System design hack: Postgres is a great pub/sub and job server (layerci.com)
836 points by colinchartier 5 days ago | hide | 158 comments
4. It’s Not Enough to Be Right – You Also Have to Be Kind (forge.medium.com)
587 points by victorbojica 4 days ago | hide | 301 comments
5. I got my money back from a scammer by contacting his mom on Facebook (2016) (blog.haschek.at)
508 points by geek_at 4 days ago | hide | 174 comments
6. Time Series Prediction – A short introduction for pragmatists (liip.ch)
389 points by makaimc 4 days ago | hide | 54 comments
7. Fast Markov chains in ~20 lines of sh, grep, cut and Awk (0x0f0f0f.github.io)
368 points by 0x0f0f0f 4 days ago | hide | 39 comments
8. Visual6502 Remix (floooh.github.io)
204 points by ingve 5 days ago | hide | 35 comments
9. My Decade as a Fugitive (californiasunday.com)
183 points by wallflower 5 days ago | hide | 108 comments
10. Mark Twain playing with electricity in Nikola Tesla's lab in 1894 (2013) (openculture.com)
117 points by bookofjoe 5 days ago | hide | 18 comments
11. Expertise in the Age of YouTube (behavioralscientist.org)
186 points by zzaner 5 days ago | hide | 103 comments
12. Show HN: LuaJIT assembler/assembly language for direct bytecode programming (github.com)
140 points by Rochus 4 days ago | hide | 28 comments
13. Curl to shell isn't so bad (arp242.net)
266 points by stargrave 4 days ago | hide | 192 comments
14. How Swift Achieved Dynamic Linking Where Rust Couldn't (gankra.github.io)
301 points by gok 5 days ago | hide | 170 comments
15. Type Checking for BPF Tracing (lwn.net)
50 points by signa11 5 days ago | hide | discuss
16. Discovering Hard Disk Physical Geometry Through Microbenchmarking (stuffedcow.net)
151 points by rrampage 4 days ago | hide | 18 comments
17. Haskell and Rust (fpcomplete.com)
148 points by pmoriarty 4 days ago | hide | 129 comments
18. List of Hoaxes on Wikipedia (wikipedia.org)
181 points by 1_over_n 4 days ago | hide | 72 comments
19. Elephants Rarely Get Cancer, Now We Know Why (2015) (discovermagazine.com)
153 points by Osiris30 5 days ago | hide | 85 comments
20. Scientists take strides towards entirely renewable energy (phys.org)
63 points by dnetesn 5 days ago | hide | 24 comments
21. Show HN: Nonprofit Open-Source Food Delivery and Local Shopping Platform (nearbyshops.org)
153 points by sumeetk 5 days ago | hide | 39 comments
22. Making Wrong Code Look Wrong (2005) (joelonsoftware.com)
112 points by aleyan 5 days ago | hide | 46 comments
23. Spyware Maker NSO Group Promises Reform but Keeps Snooping (nytimes.com)
86 points by haasted 4 days ago | hide | 29 comments
24. Instagram to test hiding like counts in the US (techcrunch.com)
115 points by asamant 4 days ago | hide | 59 comments
25. Union Types have been accepted for PHP 8 (php.net)
140 points by BafS 4 days ago | hide | 97 comments
26. Parkinson's Law: Work expands to fill available time (bbc.com)
140 points by pseudolus 4 days ago | hide | 29 comments
27. Abe Lincoln Looks West: How the Civil War Changed the Frontier (laphamsquarterly.org)
36 points by samclemens 5 days ago | hide | 14 comments
28. The Wright Brothers: Pioneers of Patent Trolling (time.com)
121 points by MrXOR 4 days ago | hide | 46 comments
29. Liverpool’s Crosby Beach Is a Mile of World War II Blitz Rubble (atlasobscura.com)
60 points by apollinaire 5 days ago | hide | 22 comments
30. Airships could return to our crowded skies (bbc.com)
88 points by clouddrover 4 days ago | hide | 74 comments

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