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Hacker News (2018)

  1. How India's sex workers prevented an Aids epidemic

    120 points • comment • dec 15, 2018

  2. How Lies Spread Online

    120 points • comment • jul 25, 2018

  3. “The Problem Child of Seasonal Flu”: Beware This Winter’s Virus

    120 points • comment • jan 19, 2018

  4. A Note from Cecil Adams about the Straight Dope

    120 points • comment • jul 01, 2018

  5. Classic RAND Papers

    120 points • comment • jan 17, 2018

  6. Timescale raises $16M from Benchmark, NEA, Two Sigma Ventures

    120 points • comment • jan 24, 2018

  7. CFDPython: A sequence of Jupyter notebooks featuring "12 Steps to Navier-Stokes"

    120 points • comment • oct 31, 2018

  8. Photons, Quasars and the Possibility of Free Will

    119 points • comment • dec 04, 2018

  9. Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki [video]

    119 points • comment • nov 01, 2018

  10. N26 raises $160M from Tencent and Allianz

    119 points • comment • mar 20, 2018

  11. After alleged 'bait and switch,' Nevada DMV cancels $78M IT contract

    119 points • comment • jan 31, 2018

  12. Car insurers accused of discriminating against people with Hotmail accounts

    119 points • comment • jan 23, 2018

  13. Show HN: JQBX – Social Listening Web/Mobile App

    119 points • comment • may 29, 2018

  14. Computer Virus Cripples Several Taiwan Semiconductor Plants

    119 points • comment • aug 04, 2018

  15. Why Earth's History Appears So Miraculous

    119 points • comment • mar 16, 2018

  16. Quantum observers with knowledge of quantum mechanics break reality

    119 points • comment • sep 19, 2018

  17. Fair Trending: Objectively-Ranked Trending YouTube Videos

    119 points • comment • sep 23, 2018

  18. Celebrating Stephen Hawking

    119 points • comment • mar 15, 2018

  19. For $5k, Chevy Will Let You Assemble Your Corvette Z06’s Engine Yourself (2015)

    119 points • comment • apr 15, 2018

  20. I Downloaded the Information That Facebook Has on Me

    119 points • comment • apr 12, 2018

  21. How Sweden is building the world’s second-longest road tunnel

    119 points • comment • mar 11, 2018

  22. If Haskell is so great, why hasn't it taken over the world? (2017)

    119 points • comment • may 20, 2018

  23. Chemists thrilled by speedy atomic structures

    119 points • comment • oct 29, 2018

  24. How to Pay Remote Employees

    119 points • comment • jun 21, 2018

  25. Nixie-clock using neon lamps as logic (2017)

    119 points • comment • mar 09, 2018

  26. Show HN: WebRTTY – Share a terminal session over WebRTC

    119 points • comment • nov 12, 2018

  27. Notes on “A Philosophy of Software Design”

    119 points • comment • sep 04, 2018

  28. Tworoutines in Python

    119 points • comment • nov 23, 2018

  29. The art of stealing

    119 points • comment • aug 01, 2018

  30. Adventures in Video Conferencing Part 1: The Wild World of WebRTC

    119 points • comment • dec 11, 2018

  31. How communist Bulgaria became a leader in tech and sci-fi

    119 points • comment • sep 21, 2018

  32. Spatial – Collaborate from anywhere in AR

    119 points • comment • oct 24, 2018

  33. Do we really need a new BGP?

    119 points • comment • jan 16, 2018

  34. Show HN: Paperkast

    119 points • comment • aug 14, 2018

  35. MIT study that found low pay for Uber drivers to be revisited

    119 points • comment • mar 04, 2018

  36. Bullshit Job Notes

    119 points • comment • sep 13, 2018

  37. Darpa Is Making Insects That Can Deliver Bioweapons, Scientists Claim

    119 points • comment • oct 04, 2018

  38. SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy launch is reportedly set for February 6th

    119 points • comment • jan 27, 2018

  39. LMARV-1: A RISC-V processor you can see [video]

    119 points • comment • feb 07, 2018

  40. Amazon’s Antitrust Antagonist Has a Breakthrough Idea

    119 points • comment • sep 08, 2018

  41. Subverted Design

    119 points • comment • jan 18, 2018

  42. Is-Vegan – Helps you to find out which food ingredients are vegan

    119 points • comment • feb 06, 2018

  43. Intel's New Optane 905P Is the Fastest SSD

    119 points • comment • may 05, 2018

  44. A Dollar Store Backlash Has Begun

    119 points • comment • dec 23, 2018

  45. When We Eat, or Don’t Eat, May Be Critical for Health

    119 points • comment • jul 24, 2018

  46. China's Great Famine (2013)

    119 points • comment • nov 25, 2018

  47. Why Aren’t More Users More Happy with Our VMs? Part 1

    119 points • comment • sep 05, 2018

  48. Another 10 years of Internet evolution

    119 points • comment • jun 26, 2018

  49. Neil Armstrong Remembered

    119 points • comment • oct 23, 2018

  50. Chemotherapy, Then and Now

    119 points • comment • jan 21, 2018

  51. Towards an optical FPGA – Programmable silicon photonic circuits [pdf]

    119 points • comment • jul 09, 2018

  52. Gaussian Processes for Machine Learning (2010)

    119 points • comment • jul 21, 2018

  53. Multi-user VR experiences with A-Frame (2017)

    119 points • comment • apr 06, 2018

  54. CTTK: Constant-Time Toolkit

    119 points • comment • feb 25, 2018

  55. PSI: Pressure stall information for CPU, memory, and IO

    119 points • comment • jul 21, 2018

  56. ​Pipenv: One Year Later and a Call for Help

    119 points • comment • feb 04, 2018

  57. The Looming Battle Over AI Chips

    119 points • comment • apr 21, 2018

  58. Show HN: Giraffe – Functional ASP.NET Core web framework for F#

    119 points • comment • oct 30, 2018

  59. Braille Neue Combines Touchable Braille with Visible Letters

    119 points • comment • apr 05, 2018

  60. Firmware Updates and Initial Performance Data for Data Center Systems

    119 points • comment • jan 18, 2018

  61. Thousands of scientists publish a paper every five days

    119 points • comment • sep 12, 2018

  62. The mathematics of Magic: the Gathering (1999)

    119 points • comment • jun 18, 2018

  63. OpenEMR v5.0.1

    119 points • comment • apr 28, 2018

  64. Hiring and the market for lemons (2016)

    119 points • comment • apr 13, 2018

  65. The European Commission versus Android

    119 points • comment • jul 19, 2018

  66. The Secret to Ant Efficiency Is Idleness

    119 points • comment • aug 17, 2018

  67. Zimbardo’s Rebuttal Against Recent Criticisms of the Stanford Prison Experiment

    119 points • comment • jun 24, 2018

  68. Let Google do the patching with new managed base images

    119 points • comment • dec 19, 2018

  69. Cache-Line Aware Data Structures

    119 points • comment • aug 13, 2018

  70. Show HN: A parser for electronic component descriptions

    119 points • comment • aug 11, 2018

  71. Storing C++ Objects in Distributed Memory

    119 points • comment • dec 12, 2018

  72. DJ rig with two Amiga 1200 PCs

    119 points • comment • jul 27, 2018

  73. Mindstorms: Children, Computers, and Powerful Ideas (1980) [pdf]

    119 points • comment • nov 02, 2018

  74. The Car of the Future Will Sell Your Data

    119 points • comment • feb 20, 2018

  75. Ask HN: Best Centralized Backup Solution

    119 points • comment • dec 16, 2018

  76. North Korea’s fabric made from stone

    119 points • comment • jan 18, 2018

  77. Reading a VGA monitor's configuration data with I2C and a PocketBeagle

    119 points • comment • mar 26, 2018

  78. What Made Gödel’s Incompleteness Theorem Hard to Prove

    119 points • comment • oct 01, 2018

  79. We Have Given People Amyloid Disease

    119 points • comment • dec 19, 2018

  80. Show HN: All-pair similarity search on millions of sets in Python and on laptop

    119 points • comment • nov 19, 2018

  81. Switching Off: Joseph Brodsky and the moral responsibility to be useless

    119 points • comment • may 09, 2018

  82. Container Linux on the Desktop [slides]

    118 points • comment • nov 21, 2018

  83. The Tyranny of Convenience

    118 points • comment • feb 16, 2018

  84. The Beginning of the Monte Carlo Method (1987)

    118 points • comment • jun 05, 2018

  85. Uber’s New Rival in Australia: An Indian Upstart

    118 points • comment • mar 19, 2018

  86. Use Emacs Org Mode and REST APIs for an up-to-date stock portfolio

    118 points • comment • jun 08, 2018

  87. GIMP 2.10.0 Released

    118 points • comment • apr 27, 2018

  88. RTL-SDR compatible decoder application for the Meteor M2 weather satellite

    118 points • comment • nov 05, 2018

  89. Complex Human Cultures Are Older Than Scientists Thought

    118 points • comment • mar 17, 2018

  90. How Twitter poisoned politics

    118 points • comment • oct 05, 2018

  91. Pseudonyms to protect authors of controversial articles

    118 points • comment • nov 12, 2018

  92. Almost booting an iOS kernel in QEMU

    118 points • comment • jul 16, 2018

  93. SRI confirms nuclear fusion startup's reactors are producing excess energy

    118 points • comment • mar 15, 2018

  94. Cleo Robotics Demonstrates Uniquely Clever Ducted Fan Drone

    118 points • comment • feb 13, 2018

  95. News for the tz database

    118 points • comment • jul 27, 2018

  96. Civilization VI removes Red Shell ad-tracking software

    118 points • comment • jul 20, 2018

  97. Android: The word Google didn't say during the Pixel 3 event

    118 points • comment • oct 13, 2018

  98. What happens when I choose to “Suppress Ads” on Salon?

    118 points • comment • feb 13, 2018

  99. The Slippery Math of Causation

    118 points • comment • may 30, 2018

  100. Madison Square Garden Has Used Face-Scanning Technology on Customers

    118 points • comment • mar 13, 2018