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1. All public GitHub code was used in training Copilot (twitter.com/noradotcodes)
1017 points by fredley 4 months ago | hide | 707 comments
2. We replaced rental brokers with software and filled 200 vacant apartments (caretaker.com)
818 points by rdgthree 4 months ago | hide | 577 comments
3. The Greatest Regex Trick Ever (2014) (rexegg.com)
582 points by signa11 4 months ago | hide | 191 comments
4. Juul bought an entire issue of a scholarly journal (prospect.org)
501 points by i_love_limes 4 months ago | hide | 386 comments
5. Compiling Rust is NP-hard (p4.team)
417 points by lovasoa 4 months ago | hide | 210 comments
6. Building a data team at a mid-stage startup (erikbern.com)
607 points by squarecog 4 months ago | hide | 89 comments
7. Launch HN: Hera (YC S21) – macOS app to prepare, join and take notes in meetings
116 points by brunovegreville 4 months ago | hide | 115 comments
8. Runway – Create impossible video (runwayml.com)
402 points by smusamashah 4 months ago | hide | 78 comments
9. List of Special Elevator Modes (elevation.fandom.com)
326 points by altrus 4 months ago | hide | 207 comments
10. YouTube algorithm recommends videos that violate its own policies: study (foundation.mozilla.org)
263 points by Liriel 5 months ago | hide | 208 comments
11. Death rates are declining for many common cancers in the U.S., report finds (statnews.com)
213 points by mpweiher 4 months ago | hide | 92 comments
12. Difftastic: Syntax-aware structured diff tool (github.com/wilfred)
297 points by ingve 4 months ago | hide | 61 comments
13. You need Software Developers to believe in your project (2020) (iism.org)
249 points by replyifuagree 4 months ago | hide | 261 comments
14. Hoard-of-bitfonts: bitmap fonts from disused operating systems (github.com/robhagemans)
202 points by lnyan 4 months ago | hide | 39 comments
15. Why geothermal isn't ubiquitous and how it might get that way (eth.link)
167 points by Osiris30 4 months ago | hide | 149 comments
16. Sub-zero water splitting marks a new dawn for solar hydrogen production (chemistryworld.com)
193 points by yusuf_giftworks 4 months ago | hide | 70 comments
17. Apple's camera design choices from the iPhone 6S Plus to the 12 Pro Max [pdf] (systemplus.fr)
226 points by giuliomagnifico 4 months ago | hide | 119 comments
18. Corona Game: A simulation of how Covid-19 spreads (koronahra.cz)
238 points by pmontra 4 months ago | hide | 234 comments
19. Inside a 20-Watt Traveling Wave Tube Amplifier from Apollo (righto.com)
145 points by chmaynard 4 months ago | hide | 36 comments
20. EleutherAI One Year Retrospective (eleuther.ai)
142 points by tehsauce 4 months ago | hide | 43 comments
21. TimeTrack Raspberry Pi (city-of-bloomington.github.io)
145 points by ethanpil 4 months ago | hide | 105 comments
22. Twitter begins hiring to comply with India’s new rules (reuters.com)
178 points by shivbhatt 4 months ago | hide | 201 comments
23. Show HN: A simple lazy Python calculation engine, with spreadsheet demo (github.com/bsdz)
123 points by bsdz 4 months ago | hide | 31 comments
24. Mozilla rolls out DoH to Canadian users of Firefox (blog.mozilla.org)
231 points by tristor 4 months ago | hide | 333 comments
25. TCP Fast Open? Not so fast (apnic.net)
159 points by todsacerdoti 5 months ago | hide | 20 comments
26. A Roadmap to Interstellar Flight (2016) (arxiv.org)
182 points by ra7 4 months ago | hide | 155 comments
27. Manual for a popular facial recognition tool shows how much the software tracks (themarkup.org)
121 points by type0 4 months ago | hide | 77 comments
28. Sri Lanka’s ancient, almost lost martial art (atlasobscura.com)
148 points by samizdis 4 months ago | hide | 110 comments
29. JSPatcher, a web-based visual editor to build JavaScript and WebAudio apps (webaudioconf2021.com)
87 points by MaanuAir 5 months ago | hide | 12 comments
30. Senior Google exec opposes remote work, moves to New Zealand to work remotely (businessinsider.com)
354 points by throwawaysea 4 months ago | hide | 233 comments

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