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1. How an Alzheimer’s ‘cabal’ thwarted progress toward a cure (statnews.com)
633 points by KKKKkkkk1 on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 382 comments
2. Fake “like” factories – how we reverse engineered facebooks user IDs [video] (ccc.de)
626 points by sturza on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 243 comments
3. Snapcast – Synchronous multi-room audio player (github.com/badaix)
301 points by geekuillaume on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 131 comments
4. Generalized Knights (lemoing.ca)
132 points by lemoing on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 45 comments
5. Scaling React Server Side Rendering (arkwright.github.io)
551 points by boernard on Dec 27, 2019 | hide | 131 comments
6. Changes to accessing and using Geolite2 databases (maxmind.com)
172 points by anandchowdhary on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 61 comments
7. New Material to Make Lithium Ion Batteries Self-Healing and Easily Recyclable (goodnewsnetwork.org)
114 points by elorant on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 22 comments
8. Pedestrian routing that offers pleasant alternatives to the shortest route (gislounge.com)
221 points by liotier on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 92 comments
9. What: A terminal tool to check what is taking up your bandwidth (github.com/imsnif)
863 points by PleaseHelpMe on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 180 comments
10. Arduino programmable air, pneumatics kit (arduino.cc)
139 points by itronitron on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 26 comments
11. Blue light may not be as disruptive to sleep patterns as thought: mouse study (manchester.ac.uk)
323 points by rcarmo on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 162 comments
12. Using an /e/ phone as a desktop or laptop (nexedi.com)
156 points by fermigier on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 93 comments
13. A lot of complex “scalable” systems can be done with a simple, single C++ server (twitter.com/id_aa_carmack)
398 points by Impossible on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 362 comments
14. Show HN: MassCode – a code snippets manager for developers (github.com/antonreshetov)
115 points by antonreshetov on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 46 comments
15. Show HN: Art Resources and Tutorials Website (artres.xyz)
109 points by astrikos on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 12 comments
16. Ffmpeg-Python: Python bindings for FFmpeg – with complex filtering support (github.com/kkroening)
220 points by brudgers on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 29 comments
17. Publish – A static site generator for Swift developers (github.com/johnsundell)
143 points by _quhg on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 20 comments
18. Too Much Crypto [pdf] (iacr.org)
182 points by fanf2 on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 98 comments
19. The Linux codebase has over 3k TODO comments, many from over a decade ago (tickgit.com)
436 points by patrickdevivo on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 295 comments
20. ProtonMail takes aim at Google with an encrypted calendar (venturebeat.com)
355 points by vabmit on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 145 comments
21. French court rules Steam games must be able to be resold (engadget.com)
352 points by abbe98 on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 241 comments
22. KafkaHQ (github.com/tchiotludo)
219 points by rickette on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 33 comments
23. Why introductory chemistry is boring: a long-term historical perspective (get21stnight.com)
203 points by klevertree on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 139 comments
24. The StingRay Is Why the 4th Amendment Was Written (2017) (fee.org)
269 points by jseliger on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 149 comments
25. CPU Introspection: Intel Load Port Snooping (gamozolabs.github.io)
180 points by matt_d on Dec 30, 2019 | hide | 19 comments
26. A Pixel Artist Renounces Pixel Art (2015) (dinofarmgames.com)
122 points by kick on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 88 comments
27. DIY ‘Meta Clock’ with 24 Analog Clocks (mcuoneclipse.com)
86 points by another on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 18 comments
28. Video: A Language for Making Movies (lang.video)
149 points by brudgers on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 40 comments
29. Write Junior Code (parsonsmatt.org)
173 points by bibyte on Dec 28, 2019 | hide | 141 comments
30. The Central Limit Theorem and Its Misuse (lambdaclass.com)
176 points by lelf on Dec 29, 2019 | hide | 67 comments

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