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1. Facebook knows Instagram is toxic for teen girls, company documents show (wsj.com)
1069 points by jmsflknr 42 days ago | hide | 638 comments
2. Steve Wozniak announces private space company to clean up space debris in orbit (independent.co.uk)
804 points by notRobot 42 days ago | hide | 250 comments
3. Bespoke Synth 1.0 – open-source software modular synthesizer (bespokesynth.com)
745 points by paulshen 42 days ago | hide | 242 comments
4. How percentile approximation works and why it's more useful than averages (timescale.com)
687 points by od0 42 days ago | hide | 163 comments
5. Intel is reducing server chip pricing in attempt to stem the AMD tide (tomshardware.com)
400 points by rbanffy 42 days ago | hide | 330 comments
6. Why doesn’t natural immunity count in the US? (bmj.com)
463 points by peteradio 42 days ago | hide | 1568 comments
7. Stripe banned us for payment disputes but we never had a single dispute (justuseapp.com)
693 points by hienyimba 42 days ago | hide | 285 comments
8. Scientists create matter from pure light, proving the Breit-Wheeler effect (bnl.gov)
399 points by was_a_dev 42 days ago | hide | 204 comments
9. Effect size is significantly more important than statistical significance (argmin.net)
376 points by stochastician 42 days ago | hide | 159 comments
10. Norm Macdonald has died (deadline.com)
701 points by coloneltcb 42 days ago | hide | 165 comments
11. Social media influencer/model created from AI lands 100 sponsorships (allkpop.com)
471 points by amin 42 days ago | hide | 305 comments
12. 14kb WASM game written in D (skoppe.github.io)
329 points by Shadonototra 42 days ago | hide | 107 comments
13. Q1K3 - An homage to Quake in 13kb of JavaScript (js13kgames.com)
328 points by ecliptik 42 days ago | hide | 77 comments
14. Software should convey a sense of calm (patrickjuchli.com)
236 points by pajuc 43 days ago | hide | 87 comments
15. Indian researchers create a Raspberry-Pi-based device to monitor health (ieee.org)
207 points by sebastianvoelkl 42 days ago | hide | 54 comments
16. Five Minute Journal – Daily Journal Techniques and Tips (briansunter.com)
233 points by bribri 42 days ago | hide | 30 comments
17. S.Korea fines Google $177M for blocking Android customisation (reuters.com)
267 points by quasisphere 42 days ago | hide | 91 comments
18. Spectrum OS: a declarative, reproducible, compartmentalized Linux (spectrum-os.org)
192 points by SkyMarshal 42 days ago | hide | 134 comments
19. The Frustration with Productivity Culture (newyorker.com)
191 points by x43b 42 days ago | hide | 101 comments
20. Tianwen-1 attitude in Mars orbit (destevez.net)
147 points by picture 42 days ago | hide | 21 comments
21. Firefox Browser: best for a free web (mozilla.org)
398 points by Borlands 43 days ago | hide | 227 comments
22. Rainbow Six Vegas, SWAT 4 unplayable due to disabled ad server (twitter.com/_eezstreet_)
293 points by danso 42 days ago | hide | 117 comments
23. Scikit-Learn Version 1.0 (scikit-learn.org)
260 points by m3at 42 days ago | hide | 102 comments
24. U.S. Treasury Data Lab (usaspending.gov)
145 points by accountinhn 42 days ago | hide | 76 comments
25. Functional programming is not popular because it is weird (2016) (probablydance.com)
223 points by l5870uoo9y 43 days ago | hide | 508 comments
26. The KDL Document Language (kdl.dev)
162 points by ingve 43 days ago | hide | 62 comments
27. Simple mathematical law predicts movement in cities around the world (scientificamerican.com)
120 points by iamwil 42 days ago | hide | 33 comments
28. Java 17 / JDK 17: General Availability (java.net)
349 points by 0xedb 42 days ago | hide | 246 comments
29. Vaccine experts: Covid-19 booster shots aren't needed now (axios.com)
234 points by KoftaBob 42 days ago | hide | 522 comments
30. How factories were made safe (rootsofprogress.org)
133 points by jasoncrawford 44 days ago | hide | 111 comments

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