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1. Chrome exempts Google sites from user site data settings (lapcatsoftware.com)
1320 points by arm 3 months ago | hide | 492 comments
2. Gravity is not a force – free-fall parabolas are straight lines in spacetime (timhutton.github.io)
801 points by tim_hutton 3 months ago | hide | 433 comments
3. Reading too much political news is bad for your well-being (theatlantic.com)
548 points by DarkContinent 3 months ago | hide | 316 comments
4. Egypt has managed to plant trees in the desert using wastewater (al-monitor.com)
380 points by dotcoma 3 months ago | hide | 113 comments
5. Analyzing the Design of Unusual Japanese Butter Tableware (core77.com)
403 points by kasbah 3 months ago | hide | 188 comments
6. Emerging Architectures for Modern Data Infrastructure (a16z.com)
431 points by soumyadeb 3 months ago | hide | 105 comments
7. A legislative path to an interoperable internet (eff.org)
304 points by wallflower 3 months ago | hide | 118 comments
8. Layoutit Grid – CSS Grids layouts made easy (layoutit.com)
338 points by parisianka 3 months ago | hide | 37 comments
9. How to answer questions in a helpful way (2017) (jvns.ca)
249 points by zdw 3 months ago | hide | 65 comments
10. The pandemic has eroded democracy and respect for human rights (economist.com)
270 points by prostoalex 3 months ago | hide | 330 comments
11. Openproject: Open-source project management software (openproject.org)
240 points by simon04 3 months ago | hide | 71 comments
12. Stealth – Secure, Peer-to-Peer, Private and Automateable Web Browser (github.com/tholian-network)
195 points by URfejk 3 months ago | hide | 57 comments
13. Object Detection at 1840 FPS with TorchScript, TensorRT and DeepStream (paulbridger.com)
162 points by briggers 3 months ago | hide | 55 comments
14. The local timeline is the key to enjoying Mastodon (cfenollosa.com)
173 points by carlesfe 3 months ago | hide | 114 comments
15. LyX – The Document Processor (lyx.org)
195 points by ivanche 3 months ago | hide | 62 comments
16. GardaWorld lost track of millions (tampabay.com)
143 points by danso 3 months ago | hide | 63 comments
17. Doing old things better vs. doing brand new things (a16z.com)
149 points by razin 3 months ago | hide | 46 comments
18. Central Bank Digital Currencies are coming (twitter.com/raoulgmi)
170 points by sippingjippers 3 months ago | hide | 136 comments
19. Lisp from Nothing (t3x.org)
182 points by nils-m-holm 3 months ago | hide | 29 comments
20. House Hunting in France: A Once-in-a-Millennium Castle for $3.3M (nytimes.com)
150 points by hodgesrm 3 months ago | hide | 202 comments
21. Eigentechno – Applying Principal Component Analysis to electronic music loops (uci.edu)
110 points by zorked 3 months ago | hide | 13 comments
22. A Stoic Philosopher in a Hanoi Prison: I am the captain of my soul (butwhatfor.substack.com)
108 points by stanrivers 3 months ago | hide | 73 comments
23. Why and How zk-Snark Works (2019) (arxiv.org)
140 points by michaelsbradley 3 months ago | hide | 52 comments
24. How Does a C Debugger Work? (2014) (0x972.info)
131 points by btashton 3 months ago | hide | 29 comments
25. Algorand Consensus Protocol (algorand.org)
63 points by nemoniac 3 months ago | hide | 18 comments
26. How to Clean Text Data at the Command Line (ezzeddinabdullah.com)
84 points by ethink 3 months ago | hide | 51 comments
27. An artist who does extreme close-ups of utility poles (atlasobscura.com)
60 points by fortran77 3 months ago | hide | 16 comments
28. Samsung phones force Mainland China DNS service upon Hong Kong WiFi users (headuck.com)
209 points by signa11 3 months ago | hide | 58 comments
29. Temporal: open-source microservices orchestration platform (temporal.io)
123 points by rgbrgb 3 months ago | hide | 52 comments
30. The curious case of Romanian broadband (medium.com/cgo-benchmark)
103 points by rarefied_tomato 3 months ago | hide | 60 comments

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