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1. Time to Upgrade Your Monitor (tonsky.me)
1220 points by neonbones on June 17, 2020 | hide | 1013 comments
2. Zoom to bring end-to-end encryption to all users, including non-paying (zoom.us)
845 points by jmsflknr on June 17, 2020 | hide | 524 comments
3. Facebook to let users turn off political adverts (bbc.co.uk)
543 points by blopeur on June 17, 2020 | hide | 477 comments
4. AWS Snowcone (amazon.com)
478 points by jeffbarr on June 17, 2020 | hide | 217 comments
5. GitHub isn't fun anymore (jaredpalmer.com)
646 points by MH15 on June 17, 2020 | hide | 606 comments
6. Loglo: Experimental spreadsheet and stack language for vector graphics (loglo.app)
196 points by jashkenas on June 16, 2020 | hide | 32 comments
7. YC's Startup School Relaunching as Continuous Program (ycombinator.com)
330 points by kcorbitt on June 17, 2020 | hide | 58 comments
8. Postbank to replace 12M bank cards after employees steal 'master key' (timeslive.co.za)
315 points by zdw on June 17, 2020 | hide | 184 comments
9. No Paint (nopaint.art)
443 points by justanothersys on June 17, 2020 | hide | 96 comments
10. A grandmaster who got Twitch hooked on chess (wired.com)
474 points by exanimo_sai on June 16, 2020 | hide | 165 comments
11. Image GPT (openai.com)
276 points by todsacerdoti on June 17, 2020 | hide | 79 comments
12. Fighting poverty accidentally stopped deforestation (bloomberg.com)
235 points by pseudolus on June 15, 2020 | hide | 103 comments
13. Canada extends financial aid for millions for two more months (cbc.ca)
221 points by grecy on June 17, 2020 | hide | 169 comments
14. Go generics draft design: building a hashtable (mdlayher.com)
196 points by mdlayher on June 17, 2020 | hide | 130 comments
15. Hashcat 6.0 (hashcat.net)
275 points by miles on June 17, 2020 | hide | 53 comments
16. Microsoft pitched facial recognition to the DEA (buzzfeednews.com)
297 points by tech-historian on June 17, 2020 | hide | 164 comments
17. A look at the die of the 8086 processor (righto.com)
217 points by magnat on June 17, 2020 | hide | 123 comments
18. Doug Engelbart’s 1968 demo (dougengelbart.org)
196 points by whatrocks on June 16, 2020 | hide | 47 comments
19. Robpike/Lisp: Toy Lisp 1.5 interpreter in Go (github.com/robpike)
229 points by mastabadtomm on June 17, 2020 | hide | 69 comments
20. Shopify goes after Amazon with new Walmart deal (axios.com)
212 points by elsewhen on June 17, 2020 | hide | 90 comments
21. Apollo – Funding for Moonshots (apolloprojects.com)
198 points by janvdberg on June 17, 2020 | hide | 98 comments
22. Show HN: I am trying to start a webring for geeks (geekring.net)
235 points by dusted on June 17, 2020 | hide | 89 comments
23. Realtime Starlink Satellite Map (satellitemap.space)
214 points by deegles on June 17, 2020 | hide | 176 comments
24. Covid-19: The T Cell Story (berthub.eu)
141 points by xearl on June 17, 2020 | hide | 145 comments
25. Millions of abandoned oil wells are leaking methane, a climate menace (reuters.com)
325 points by montalbano on June 17, 2020 | hide | 104 comments
26. [dupe] Google faces $5B lawsuit for tracking people in incognito mode (cnet.com)
337 points by petercooper on June 17, 2020 | hide | 117 comments
27. Deep JavaScript: Theory and Techniques (exploringjs.com)
206 points by ingve on June 17, 2020 | hide | 50 comments
28. CIA hacking unit failed to protect its systems, allowing Vault 7 disclosure (washingtonpost.com)
215 points by sunils34 on June 16, 2020 | hide | 98 comments
29. Operating a Tor Relay (birb007.github.io)
193 points by presiozo on June 16, 2020 | hide | 100 comments
30. MetricsDB: TimeSeries Database for storing metrics at Twitter (blog.twitter.com)
117 points by akulkarni on June 17, 2020 | hide | 62 comments

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