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1. Encoding your WiFi access point password into a QR code (cloud.geek.nz)
685 points by edward on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 227 comments
2. Computer Science from the Bottom Up (2016) (bottomupcs.com)
618 points by merlinsbrain on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 76 comments
3. IncludeOS: a minimal unikernel operating system for C++ services (includeos.org)
380 points by lelf on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 181 comments
4. Why are my Go executable files so large? (cockroachlabs.com)
468 points by caiobegotti on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 330 comments
5. I Was Wrong About Speed Reading (2015) (scotthyoung.com)
274 points by prostoalex on Dec 27, 2019 | hide | 165 comments
6. SamyGO: Open-Source Firmware for Samsung TVs (2011) (samygo.tv)
255 points by pabs3 on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 72 comments
7. FreeDB Is Shutting Down (freedb.org)
214 points by big_chungus on Dec 28, 2019 | hide | 88 comments
8. Programmers Should Plan for Lower Pay? (jefftk.com)
339 points by luu on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 492 comments
9. A Desperate Plea for a Free Software Alternative to Aspera (2018) (ccdatalab.org)
253 points by fanf2 on Dec 28, 2019 | hide | 167 comments
10. Blind software development at 450 words per minute (2017) (vincit.fi)
262 points by vinnyglennon on Dec 28, 2019 | hide | 53 comments
11. Google’s Monopoly is Stifling Free Software? (medium.com/byuu_san)
302 points by near on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 176 comments
12. McDonald's holds communities together (2016) (theguardian.com)
147 points by Tomte on Dec 28, 2019 | hide | 144 comments
13. The Eternal Novice Trap (feoh.org)
190 points by signa11 on Dec 27, 2019 | hide | 73 comments
14. The Bastard Operator From Hell (1999) (bjash.com)
196 points by iudqnolq on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 94 comments
15. Wisdom (albatross) (wikipedia.org)
147 points by brudgers on Dec 28, 2019 | hide | 19 comments
16. Build an Ioniser in Under $10 (amaldev.blog)
124 points by sthottingal on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 39 comments
17. Publishers Determined to Kill E-Books (eclecticlight.co)
227 points by mgrayson on Dec 27, 2019 | hide | 238 comments
18. Uncover, Understand, Own – Regaining Control over Your AMD CPU [video] (ccc.de)
159 points by DyslexicAtheist on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 9 comments
19. The Ecosystem Is Moving [video] (ccc.de)
104 points by olivernyc on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 90 comments
20. Tips I use to avoid burnout (addyosmani.com)
221 points by feross on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 78 comments
21. Ruby Lazy Enumerators (saeloun.com)
141 points by vinnyglennon on Dec 28, 2019 | hide | 14 comments
22. Stroom – a scalable data storage, processing and analysis platform (github.com/gchq)
96 points by adulau on Dec 27, 2019 | hide | 27 comments
23. Show HN: Dating Site Without Pictures (ohmyperson.com)
127 points by gieoon on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 201 comments
24. FDA approves new treatment for adults with migraine (fda.gov)
85 points by apsec112 on Dec 28, 2019 | hide | 42 comments
25. Ask HN: Best solutions for keeping a personal log?
238 points by bnj on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 135 comments
26. Coinbase Wallet to remove DApp browser to comply with Apple's policy (reddit.com)
124 points by EGreg on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 70 comments
27. Why Canada's cannabis bubble burst (bbc.com)
108 points by RickJWagner on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 105 comments
28. Steel Bank Common Lisp 2.0 (sbcl.org)
209 points by bjoli on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 35 comments
29. Ask HN: Any Pebble Alternatives?
143 points by guzik on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 80 comments
30. YouTube’s Rabbit Hole of Radicalization [pdf] (arxiv.org)
115 points by dfabulich on Dec 28, 2019 | hide | 111 comments

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