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1. Reverse engineering my router's firmware with binwalk (embeddedbits.org)
717 points by sprado on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 87 comments
2. FLIF – Free Lossless Image Format (flif.info)
691 points by scotteh on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 249 comments
3. Ask HN: Advice for a new and inexperienced tech lead?
766 points by Voxoff on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 251 comments
4. Open-plan offices decrease face-to-face collaboration: study (inc.com)
727 points by simonebrunozzi on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 455 comments
5. Zero-days in Cisco Discovery Protocol (armis.com)
364 points by pimterry on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 138 comments
6. SEO case study: 8k to 200k monthly organic traffic (apollodigital.io)
460 points by noelceta on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 98 comments
7. Free OpenStreetMap tile library: watercolor, black and white, terrain (stamen.com)
455 points by DoreenMichele on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 83 comments
8. CS246: Mining Massive Data Sets (stanford.edu)
322 points by Anon84 on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 72 comments
9. Turning Off Autoplaying Previews (netflix.com)
533 points by dylan604 on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 232 comments
10. SurfingAttack: attack on voice assistants using ultrasonic guided wave (surfingattack.github.io)
198 points by seiters on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 42 comments
11. Jeffrey Epstein's mystery bank came alive after his death (nytimes.com)
362 points by AndrewBissell on Feb 5, 2020 | hide | 172 comments
12. Show HN: My ML applications book, which HN helped me write (sample chapter) [pdf] (mlpowered.com)
272 points by e_ameisen on Feb 5, 2020 | hide | 37 comments
13. Ask HN: How did you fix your narcissism?
358 points by zuzuleinen on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 384 comments
14. Chip industry had worst sales year since dot-com bubble burst (bloomberg.com)
164 points by baybal2 on Feb 5, 2020 | hide | 102 comments
15. Children of immigrants have higher rates of upward mobility than US-born (nber.org)
270 points by harias on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 252 comments
16. The secret of academic success, or fun filled failure if you prefer (billwadge.wordpress.com)
239 points by herodotus on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 93 comments
17. Boeing identifies new software problem on grounded 737 Max (bloomberg.com)
253 points by rafaelm on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 220 comments
18. Babashka – A Clojure for the grey areas of Bash (github.com/borkdude)
238 points by tosh on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 65 comments
19. Writing a triple polyglot script (nkanaev.github.io)
96 points by nkanaev on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 19 comments
20. Show HN: Camp Fire – chat with people within a radius (campfire.rest)
151 points by nemasu on Feb 5, 2020 | hide | 75 comments
21. More than a thousand scientists have built the most detailed picture of cancer (bbc.com)
160 points by hhs on Feb 5, 2020 | hide | 37 comments
22. Lasers etch a 'perfect' solar energy absorber (rochester.edu)
147 points by clouddrover on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 31 comments
23. The Algorithmic Beauty of Plants (1990) [pdf] (algorithmicbotany.org)
131 points by mpiedrav on Feb 5, 2020 | hide | 12 comments
24. Lessons from the history of attacks on secure hash functions (2019) (electriccoin.co)
91 points by erwan on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 13 comments
25. Your New Medical Credit Score Could Deny You Care (thetoolsweneed.com)
337 points by kaxline on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 387 comments
26. Building WebGPU with Rust [video] (fosdem.org)
143 points by adamnemecek on Feb 5, 2020 | hide | 46 comments
27. Inertial Locking Box (2013) (tessmyers.com)
139 points by luu on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 26 comments
28. Improving my productivity as a working programmer (2017) (malisper.me)
234 points by dailymorn on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 133 comments
29. Alphabet earnings show Google Cloud on $10B run rate (techcrunch.com)
211 points by simula67 on Feb 6, 2020 | hide | 208 comments
30. Aging Canadian government computer systems at risk of 'critical failure' (cbc.ca)
105 points by ChrisArchitect on Feb 3, 2020 | hide | 79 comments

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