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1. On Repl-Driven Programming (mikelevins.github.io)
394 points by todsacerdoti on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 206 comments
2. Uber discovered they’d been defrauded out of 2/3 of their ad spend (twitter.com/nandoodles)
1793 points by rbanffy on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 891 comments
3. ECC matters (realworldtech.com)
1053 points by rajesh-s on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 550 comments
4. I logged my activities at 15-minute intervals for the whole year (samplesize.one)
690 points by HuangYuSan on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 308 comments
5. URL shorteners set ad tracking cookies (ylukem.com)
497 points by firloop on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 202 comments
6. Reviving Old X Code (keithp.com)
247 points by fcambus on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 55 comments
7. Rust is now overall faster than C in benchmarks (debian.net)
696 points by wiineeth on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 428 comments
8. The Toyota Production System (2013) (toyota.co.uk)
224 points by louis-paul on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 114 comments
9. AMD Patent Reveals Hybrid CPU-FPGA Design That Could Be Enabled by Xilinx Tech (hothardware.com)
278 points by craigjb on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 155 comments
10. What's good about offset pagination; designing parallel cursor-based web APIs (brandur.org)
100 points by clra on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 51 comments
11. Show HN: Pluto – macOS system monitor app (apps.apple.com)
158 points by lupinglade on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 101 comments
12. How to open a file in Emacs: a story about Lisp, technology, and human progress (murilopereira.com)
262 points by mpereira on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 95 comments
13. The Eerie Beauty of the Apple Watch Solar Face, and the Anatomy of Nightfall (hodinkee.com)
238 points by janniks on Jan 2, 2021 | hide | 79 comments
14. Python – Create large ZIP archives without memory inflation (github.com/buzonio)
103 points by pythonscripts2 on Jan 2, 2021 | hide | 27 comments
15. Show HN: OpenScan – open-source document scanner app (github.com/ethereal-developers-inc)
200 points by mighty3xodus on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 39 comments
16. How to Stop Endless Discussions (candost.blog)
344 points by candost on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 88 comments
17. Live Cells seen with 7x Greater Sensitivity using new Microscopy Technique (u-tokyo.ac.jp)
84 points by oedmarap on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 7 comments
18. Tunguska: Ternary Computer Emulator (2008) (sourceforge.net)
105 points by based2 on Jan 2, 2021 | hide | 62 comments
19. How a startup can survive technical debt (andreschweighofer.com)
136 points by fidrelity on Jan 2, 2021 | hide | 116 comments
20. Apple reverses stance on Amphetamine App (engadget.com)
287 points by camhart on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 201 comments
21. Mealworms can compost styrofoam (livingearthsystems.com)
157 points by rrauenza on Jan 2, 2021 | hide | 127 comments
22. Encrypted Backup Shootout (acha.ninja)
208 points by andrewchambers on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 107 comments
23. Italy Will Rebuild Colosseum’s Floor (smithsonianmag.com)
164 points by pseudolus on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 176 comments
24. The Ongoing Accomplishment of the Big Five (carcinisation.com)
61 points by barry-cotter on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 17 comments
25. Why Clojure? (2018) (briansunter.com)
185 points by bribri on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 216 comments
26. Handtrack.js: A library for prototyping realtime hand detection in the browser (github.com/victordibia)
115 points by lazyjeff on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 31 comments
27. Ray Bradbury at 100: A Conversation Between Sam Weller and Dana Gioia (lareviewofbooks.org)
53 points by andrewem on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 9 comments
28. 2021 GPS Accuracy Issue Impacting Some Garmin, Suunto, other GPS Devices (dcrainmaker.com)
227 points by dll on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 68 comments
29. A new release for GNU Octave (lwn.net)
198 points by signa11 on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 97 comments
30. The Wire in HD (2014) (davidsimon.com)
138 points by tosh on Jan 3, 2021 | hide | 120 comments

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