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1. Undocumented Catalina file access change (lapcatsoftware.com)
566 points by chmaynard on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 275 comments
2. Linux 3.8 introduced unprivileged user namespaces [pdf] (man7.org)
166 points by majke on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 51 comments
3. A Predictive Database (aito.ai)
125 points by tlarkworthy on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 34 comments
4. German university issues 38k passwords by hand after malware infection (zdnet.com)
137 points by kkm on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 76 comments
5. Samsung chair imprisoned and 24 others found guilty in union-busting case (arstechnica.com)
390 points by AndrewDucker on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 131 comments
6. Show HN: Ordinary Puzzles – An open-source mobile puzzle game (github.com/mmazzarolo)
116 points by mmazzarolo on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 36 comments
7. List of Statements Independent of ZFC (wikipedia.org)
104 points by killlameme99 on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 103 comments
8. Eller’s Algorithm (2012) (neocomputer.org)
217 points by sanj on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 27 comments
9. Visual Regression Testing (baseweb.design)
62 points by sandgraham on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 12 comments
10. Amazon, Apple, Google, and the Zigbee Alliance to develop connectivity standard (apple.com)
740 points by _quhg on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 355 comments
11. “Don’t Try”: The Philosophy of the Hardworking Charles Bukowski (openculture.com)
151 points by vo2maxer on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 111 comments
12. DoH Privacy Enhancement: Do Not Set the User-Agent Header for DoH Requests (bugzilla.mozilla.org)
116 points by generalpass on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 59 comments
13. Silicon Valley IT Administrator and Friends Charged in Insider Trading Ring (sec.gov)
169 points by chmaynard on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 141 comments
14. PIA open-sources and announces audit plans (privateinternetaccess.com)
281 points by rasengan on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 157 comments
15. A Database of Fugitive Slave Ads Reveals Thousands of Untold Stories (2018) (hyperallergic.com)
222 points by benbreen on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 179 comments
16. Why we Forked Firefox and Not Chromium (0x65.dev)
483 points by nikbackm on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 122 comments
17. Thoughts on Forth Programming (call-with-current-continuation.org)
151 points by andyjpb on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 90 comments
18. Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs – JavaScript Adaptation (nus.edu.sg)
317 points by hwartig on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 180 comments
19. Memories Can Be Injected and Survive Amputation and Metamorphosis (nautil.us)
128 points by howsilly on Dec 16, 2019 | hide | 44 comments
20. Ask HN: How do you create a successful community from zero?
441 points by rorocoeur on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 94 comments
21. Abe’s New Word Order (petertasker.asia)
108 points by collate on Dec 16, 2019 | hide | 61 comments
22. Ask HN: How Can I Learn Music Theory?
673 points by deanstag on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 239 comments
23. Judge dismisses Wikimedia case against NSA over Upstream surveillance (datacenterdynamics.com)
230 points by abbe98 on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 132 comments
24. Hackers 'looking to weaponize Facebook Ad Manager' via trojan in PDF reader (kontackt.co)
51 points by kontackt on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 20 comments
25. Report for America funded a community Wikipedia editor at a library (niemanlab.org)
49 points by danso on Dec 16, 2019 | hide | 15 comments
26. Two-Headed Go (jefftk.com)
71 points by luu on Dec 15, 2019 | hide | 18 comments
27. Roguelike Tutorial: Up-to-Date and Literate (aimlesslygoingforward.com)
165 points by luu on Dec 16, 2019 | hide | 26 comments
28. What does your car know about you? We hacked a Chevy to find out (washingtonpost.com)
143 points by bookofjoe on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 108 comments
29. The Animal-AI Testbed (elasticbeanstalk.com)
41 points by jonas21 on Dec 18, 2019 | hide | 2 comments
30. The World Wants More Danish TV (nytimes.com)
104 points by overwhelm on Dec 17, 2019 | hide | 86 comments

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