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1. Photocatalyst splits water into H and O2 at quantum efficiency near 100% (fuelcellsworks.com)
570 points by bookofjoe 7 months ago | hide | 284 comments
2. Print this file, your printer will jam (2008) (nedbatchelder.com)
492 points by segfaultbuserr 7 months ago | hide | 208 comments
3. 1937 film explains how a car differential works (roadandtrack.com)
498 points by oedmarap 7 months ago | hide | 144 comments
4. Fun with IP address parsing (dave.tf)
505 points by mr_tyzic 7 months ago | hide | 146 comments
5. I reverse engineered Google Docs to play back any document's keystrokes (2014) (jsomers.net)
413 points by flurly 7 months ago | hide | 140 comments
6. A Complete Guide to LLVM for Programming Language Creators (mukulrathi.co.uk)
402 points by mseri 7 months ago | hide | 44 comments
7. ATT services down due to bombing in Nashville (tennessean.com)
419 points by SpaceInvader 7 months ago | hide | 483 comments
8. Salmon spawning in the upper Columbia River, first in 80 years (spokesman.com)
236 points by shartshooter 7 months ago | hide | 69 comments
9. Show HN: Simple-graph – a graph database in SQLite (github.com/dpapathanasiou)
237 points by dpapathanasiou 7 months ago | hide | 42 comments
10. Executable PNGs (djharper.dev)
236 points by todsacerdoti 7 months ago | hide | 39 comments
11. How much math you need for programming (2014) (lispmachine.wordpress.com)
212 points by kathe 7 months ago | hide | 178 comments
12. Give your Mac imaginary unlimited storage thanks to Disk Utility’s bug (eclecticlight.co)
96 points by giuliomagnifico 7 months ago | hide | 62 comments
13. Life Dashboard: Heads-up display for everyday life (github.com/davidhampgonsalves)
199 points by lemonspat 7 months ago | hide | 38 comments
14. Show HN: CodeSwing – A CodePen-like interactive playground, built into VS Code (github.com/codespaces-contrib)
159 points by lostintangent 7 months ago | hide | 24 comments
15. Christmas Is Bird-Counting Season (2016) (fivethirtyeight.com)
61 points by adrian_mrd 7 months ago | hide | 5 comments
16. Dev-C++ Is a Low Memory Windows Native C++ IDE Built in Delphi (embarcadero.com)
154 points by xeeeeeeeeeeenu 7 months ago | hide | 80 comments
17. Anticipatory Procastrination [pdf] (wisc.edu)
171 points by dedalus 7 months ago | hide | 36 comments
18. Learning to Play the Chaos Game (hardmath123.github.io)
149 points by hardmath123 7 months ago | hide | 9 comments
19. Backdoor in Zyxel Products (eyecontrol.nl)
184 points by ta988 7 months ago | hide | 52 comments
20. Kit FUI – User interfaces found in films (saji8k.com)
124 points by ChrisArchitect 7 months ago | hide | 26 comments
21. Someone is stealing unpublished book manuscripts in a phishing scam (nytimes.com)
147 points by ruddct 7 months ago | hide | 94 comments
22. New setup for 2020 (changelog.com)
117 points by fagnerbrack 7 months ago | hide | 56 comments
23. Vacietis, a C compiler targeting Common Lisp (github.com/vsedach)
97 points by reikonomusha 7 months ago | hide | 27 comments
24. Getting rid of NPM scripts (uidrafter.com)
79 points by efortis 7 months ago | hide | 57 comments
25. Adopting Ruby 3 types with RBS (evilmartians.com)
88 points by progapandist 7 months ago | hide | 33 comments
26. Ask HN: What startup/technology is on your 'to watch' list?
326 points by alienlid 7 months ago | hide | 248 comments
27. Apple iCloud account and sign in outage affecting some users for over 24 hours (apple.com)
161 points by reimertz 7 months ago | hide | 113 comments
28. Show HN: System for Private Data Management (github.com/volmarg)
132 points by dariuszW 7 months ago | hide | 44 comments
29. Making a digital clock in Google Sheets (therobinlord.com)
88 points by DamnInteresting 7 months ago | hide | 13 comments
30. In study, acetaminophen makes risky moves seem less dangerous (osu.edu)
157 points by hliyan 7 months ago | hide | 133 comments

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