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Hacker News (2019)

  1. Announcing unlimited free private repos

    2842 points • comment • jan 07, 2019

  2. Show HN: A retro video game console I've been working on in my free time

    2674 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  3. No Thank You, Mr. Pecker

    2416 points • comment • feb 07, 2019

  4. Reflecting on My Failure to Build a Billion-Dollar Company

    2075 points • comment • feb 07, 2019

  5. Firefox Send: Free encrypted file transfer service

    2020 points • comment • mar 12, 2019

  6. Ask HN: What books changed the way you think about almost everything?

    1899 points • comment • feb 05, 2019

  7. Spotify to Apple: Time to Play Fair

    1846 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  8. UC terminates subscriptions with Elsevier in push for open access

    1741 points • comment • feb 28, 2019

  9. Google terminated our business via our Google Play Developer Account

    1642 points • comment • feb 09, 2019

  10. Start with a Website, Not a Mobile App

    1603 points • comment • jan 04, 2019

  11. FaceTime bug lets you hear audio of person you are calling before they pick up

    1524 points • comment • jan 28, 2019

  12. Why isn't the internet more fun and weird?

    1487 points • comment • jan 30, 2019

  13. Google proposes changes to Chromium which would disable uBlock Origin

    1462 points • comment • jan 22, 2019

  14. Algorithms, by Jeff Erickson

    1444 points • comment • jan 02, 2019

  15. U.S. Supreme Court Puts Limits on Police Power to Seize Private Property

    1425 points • comment • feb 20, 2019

  16. Facebook has been paying people to install a “Research” VPN

    1421 points • comment • jan 29, 2019

  17. Firefox 66 to block automatically playing audible video and audio

    1390 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

  18. U.S. users are leaving Facebook by the millions, Edison Research says

    1288 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  19. Some Details of My Personal Infrastructure

    1286 points • comment • feb 21, 2019

  20. Instacart paying 80 cents an hour because worker received a large tip

    1284 points • comment • jan 29, 2019

  21. Ghidra, NSA's reverse-engineering tool

    1272 points • comment • mar 05, 2019

  22. Immersive Linear Algebra (2016)

    1256 points • comment • feb 27, 2019

  23. Show HN: Make your site’s pages instant in one minute

    1195 points • comment • feb 09, 2019

  24. Why are glasses so expensive? The eyewear industry prefers to keep that blurry

    1152 points • comment • jan 23, 2019

  25. Dotfile madness

    1133 points • comment • feb 02, 2019

  26. If Software Is Funded from a Public Source, Its Code Should Be Open Source

    1126 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

  27. Don’t Get Clever with Login Forms

    1090 points • comment • feb 15, 2019

  28. Show HN: I taught my little brother JS, and he made this videogame in a week

    1072 points • comment • jan 09, 2019

  29. John C. Bogle Has Died

    1068 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  30. Amazon Pulls Out of Planned New York City Campus

    1059 points • comment • feb 14, 2019

  31. Nginx to Be Acquired by F5 Networks

    1051 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  32. China lands Chang'e-4 on far side of Moon

    1037 points • comment • jan 03, 2019

  33. Why can’t a bot tick the 'I'm not a robot' box?

    996 points • comment • feb 13, 2019

  34. MIT Hacker Tools: a lecture series on programmer tools

    996 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

  35. Leukemia Has Won

    996 points • comment • feb 19, 2019

  36. We Need Chrome No More

    984 points • comment • feb 27, 2019

  37. Thinkpad X210

    979 points • comment • mar 17, 2019

  38. Ask HN: How did you decide what problems to solve in your lifetime?

    968 points • comment • jan 06, 2019

  39. I interviewed at six top companies in Silicon Valley in six days

    968 points • comment • jan 18, 2019

  40. Notion – All-in-one workspace for notes, tasks, wikis, and databases

    959 points • comment • jan 14, 2019

  41. DuckDuckGo will use Apple Maps

    957 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

  42. When hiring senior engineers, you’re not buying, you’re selling

    952 points • comment • jan 20, 2019

  43. New study: Google manipulates users into constant tracking

    938 points • comment • feb 01, 2019

  44. GoDaddy injecting JavaScript into websites and how to stop it

    937 points • comment • jan 13, 2019

  45. Elsevier journal editors resign, start rival open-access journal

    934 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

  46. Rudder issue that plagued the Boeing 737 throughout the 1990s

    931 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  47. Ending our Medium integration

    930 points • comment • jan 30, 2019

  48. Google has added DuckDuckGo as a search engine option for Chrome users

    919 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  49. HIV Is Reported Cured in a Second Patient

    916 points • comment • mar 05, 2019

  50. Public protest against Amazon

    895 points • comment • feb 19, 2019

  51. On Being a Principal Engineer

    882 points • comment • feb 10, 2019

  52. Apple blocks Google from running its internal iOS apps

    866 points • comment • jan 31, 2019

  53. Flightradar24 – how it works

    864 points • comment • feb 17, 2019

  54. Cookie Warning Shenanigans Have Got to Stop

    860 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  55. Penguin travels every year to visit man who rescued him (2016)

    859 points • comment • jan 09, 2019

  56. Redis Turns 10 – How it started with a single post on Hacker News

    851 points • comment • feb 27, 2019

  57. KABOOM in 180 lines of bare C++

    850 points • comment • jan 27, 2019

  58. Give Me Back My Monolith

    849 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  59. I took 50k images of the night sky to make an 81 Megapixel image of the moon

    839 points • comment • feb 18, 2019

  60. Show HN: Mkcert – Valid HTTPS certificates for localhost

    829 points • comment • jan 07, 2019

  61. How to Be Successful

    828 points • comment • jan 24, 2019

  62. Samsung Phone Users Perturbed to Find They Can't Delete Facebook

    820 points • comment • jan 09, 2019

  63. Facebook’s Data Deals Are Under Criminal Investigation

    806 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  64. My Chromecast Ultra would not start until I began answering 8.8.8.8

    794 points • comment • feb 15, 2019

  65. Dwarf Fortress is coming to Steam with graphics

    794 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  66. AlphaStar: Mastering the Real-Time Strategy Game StarCraft II

    791 points • comment • jan 24, 2019

  67. Spotify will now suspend or terminate accounts it finds are using ad blockers

    791 points • comment • feb 08, 2019

  68. You probably don't need a single-page app

    784 points • comment • feb 17, 2019

  69. This person does not exist

    780 points • comment • feb 12, 2019

  70. Feds Can't Force You to Unlock Your iPhone with Finger or Face, Judge Rules

    772 points • comment • jan 14, 2019

  71. Sears has another chance to avoid closing down

    771 points • comment • jan 08, 2019

  72. Reddit is raising a huge round near a $3B valuation

    768 points • comment • feb 05, 2019

  73. $35,000 Tesla Model 3 Available Now

    763 points • comment • feb 28, 2019

  74. SQL: One of the most valuable skills

    761 points • comment • feb 13, 2019

  75. The password “ji32k7au4a83” has been seen over a hundred times

    761 points • comment • mar 03, 2019

  76. Brexit Deal Fails in Parliament

    759 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

  77. My dog was killed on a walk with a walker ordered through Wag

    754 points • comment • jan 18, 2019

  78. “Lambda and serverless is one of the worst forms of proprietary lock-in” (2017)

    745 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

  79. Show HN: HN.Academy – Top online courses recommended by Hacker News users

    743 points • comment • jan 03, 2019

  80. How to Start Learning Computer Graphics Programming

    743 points • comment • jan 06, 2019

  81. SpaceX Crew Dragon Docks with International Space Station

    743 points • comment • mar 03, 2019

  82. Mobile customer location data is ending up in the hands of bounty hunters

    742 points • comment • jan 08, 2019

  83. How to Find Hidden Cameras and Spy Gear

    740 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  84. Google Urged the U.S. to Limit Protection for Activist Workers

    738 points • comment • jan 24, 2019

  85. Germany to make it a crime to run a Tor node or website

    731 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

  86. A Heavily-Commented Linux Kernel Source Code [pdf]

    729 points • comment • feb 22, 2019

  87. 737 Max Explanation by a Software Engineer

    727 points • comment • mar 17, 2019

  88. The Man in Seat Sixty-One

    726 points • comment • jan 13, 2019

  89. Mickey Mouse and Batman will soon be public domain

    725 points • comment • jan 01, 2019

  90. Serious Chrome zero-day

    724 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  91. Nasa’s Mars Rover Opportunity Concludes a 15-Year Mission

    724 points • comment • feb 13, 2019

  92. Apple blocks Facebook from running its internal iOS apps

    723 points • comment • jan 30, 2019

  93. I Can No Longer Recommend Google Fi

    719 points • comment • jan 11, 2019

  94. Generative.fm – Endlessly unique ambient music

    714 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

  95. Firefox to add Tor Browser anti-fingerprinting technique called letterboxing

    711 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  96. HTTP/3 explained

    711 points • comment • feb 05, 2019

  97. U.S. to ground Boeing 737 Max 8

    707 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  98. Addressing Spotify’s Claims

    707 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

  99. Atta Elayyan, Developer of MetroTube and LazyWorm Apps, Killed in Christchurch

    705 points • comment • mar 18, 2019

  100. Whitespace killed an enterprise app

    704 points • comment • feb 13, 2019