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1. Google tracks individual users per Chrome installation ID (github.com)
2292 points by rvnx 53 days ago | hide | 615 comments
2. Why Discord is switching from Go to Rust (discordapp.com)
1582 points by Sikul 53 days ago | hide | 640 comments
3. The missing semester of CS education (mit.edu)
1163 points by anishathalye 54 days ago | hide | 195 comments
4. I found a WhatsApp security flaw that allowed hackers to read the file system (perimeterx.com)
555 points by ccmpx 53 days ago | hide | 129 comments
5. Ask HN: What Skills to Acquire in 2020?
930 points by xcoding 53 days ago | hide | 862 comments
6. Reviving Sandstorm (sandstorm.io)
491 points by anotherevan 54 days ago | hide | 115 comments
7. Linux containers in 500 lines of code (2016) (lizzie.io)
267 points by sturza 54 days ago | hide | 28 comments
8. U.S. immigration policy has been a boon for the tech industry in Canada (npr.org)
401 points by md8 54 days ago | hide | 407 comments
9. A new hash algorithm for Git (lwn.net)
465 points by Tomte 54 days ago | hide | 233 comments
10. C# Pattern Matching (microsoft.com)
231 points by brudgers 54 days ago | hide | 209 comments
11. Mini projects built with VanillaJS. No frameworks or libraries (github.com)
417 points by jonifico 54 days ago | hide | 164 comments
12. McKinsey, technocratic management, and structural inequality (theatlantic.com)
255 points by cushychicken 54 days ago | hide | 206 comments
13. Cards Against Humanity buys Clickhole, turning it into an employee-owned company (buzzfeednews.com)
312 points by coloneltcb 54 days ago | hide | 55 comments
14. Java 14 Feature Spotlight: Records (infoq.com)
204 points by chhum 53 days ago | hide | 148 comments
15. Mathematicians prove universal law of turbulence (quantamagazine.org)
223 points by theafh 53 days ago | hide | 34 comments
16. Allocator Designs (phil-opp.com)
141 points by zbentley 54 days ago | hide | 9 comments
17. Intel axes Nervana just two months after launch (wikichip.org)
167 points by rbanffy 53 days ago | hide | 140 comments
18. Amiga Samplers: Budget dance music in 1990 [video] (youtube.com)
191 points by henning 54 days ago | hide | 53 comments
19. The mysteries of aerodynamic lift (scientificamerican.com)
228 points by LinuxBender 53 days ago | hide | 168 comments
20. Bosch Smart glasses: A tiny laser array paints images directly onto your retina (ieee.org)
400 points by deniscepko2 53 days ago | hide | 265 comments
21. AI thinks like a corporation (2018) (economist.com)
140 points by samclemens 54 days ago | hide | 60 comments
22. Microsoft's Three Browsers (textslashplain.com)
114 points by thibautg 54 days ago | hide | 103 comments
23. Asana files to go public via direct listing (techcrunch.com)
159 points by doppp 53 days ago | hide | 47 comments
24. Programming an HP-15C (2013) (plover.com)
86 points by luu 55 days ago | hide | 59 comments
25. What It's Like to Work on League of Legends (builtin.com)
81 points by cammm 53 days ago | hide | 72 comments
26. Unsmear: Convert to and from timescales with smeared leap seconds (github.com)
51 points by fanf2 55 days ago | hide | 23 comments
27. F# Pipeline Operator in JavaScript with Babel (codereform.com)
114 points by galacticdessert 53 days ago | hide | 94 comments
28. Runtime Compiled C++ Dear ImGui and DirectX11 Tutorial (enkisoftware.com)
83 points by Impossible 54 days ago | hide | 12 comments
29. The Shadow Inc. app that failed in Iowa last night (vice.com)
275 points by kitrose 53 days ago | hide | 382 comments
30. Pathfinding Demystified (2014) (gabrielgambetta.com)
103 points by mooreds 54 days ago | hide | 11 comments

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