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Hacker News (2019)

  1. I Sell Onions on the Internet

    2966 points • comment • apr 23, 2019

  2. Announcing unlimited free private repos

    2842 points • comment • jan 07, 2019

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

    2674 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  4. No Thank You, Mr. Pecker

    2416 points • comment • feb 07, 2019

  5. Julian Assange arrested in London

    2341 points • comment • apr 11, 2019

  6. Otonomo, with nearly $55M in funding, is cloning our product

    2284 points • comment • apr 22, 2019

  7. A Conspiracy to Kill IE6

    2165 points • comment • may 01, 2019

  8. Unveiling the first-ever image of a black hole [video]

    2160 points • comment • apr 10, 2019

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

    2075 points • comment • feb 07, 2019

  10. Firefox Send: Free encrypted file transfer service

    2020 points • comment • mar 12, 2019

  11. Google Is Eating Our Mail

    1926 points • comment • apr 26, 2019

  12. I tried creating a web browser, and Google blocked me

    1907 points • comment • apr 02, 2019

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

    1899 points • comment • feb 05, 2019

  14. Joe Armstrong has died

    1892 points • comment • apr 20, 2019

  15. Spotify to Apple: Time to Play Fair

    1846 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  16. A guide to difficult conversations

    1802 points • comment • mar 26, 2019

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

    1741 points • comment • feb 28, 2019

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

    1642 points • comment • feb 09, 2019

  19. You Are Not Google (2017)

    1611 points • comment • apr 04, 2019

  20. Start with a Website, Not a Mobile App

    1603 points • comment • jan 04, 2019

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

    1524 points • comment • jan 28, 2019

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

    1487 points • comment • jan 30, 2019

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

    1462 points • comment • jan 22, 2019

  24. Algorithms, by Jeff Erickson

    1444 points • comment • jan 02, 2019

  25. I made a smart watch from scratch

    1430 points • comment • apr 30, 2019

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

    1425 points • comment • feb 20, 2019

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

    1421 points • comment • jan 29, 2019

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

    1390 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

  29. CityBound – An open source city simulation game in Rust

    1321 points • comment • apr 05, 2019

  30. Public Sans – A strong, neutral typeface for text or display

    1299 points • comment • apr 08, 2019

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

    1288 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  32. Some Details of My Personal Infrastructure

    1286 points • comment • feb 21, 2019

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

    1284 points • comment • jan 29, 2019

  34. Ghidra, NSA's reverse-engineering tool

    1272 points • comment • mar 05, 2019

  35. All extensions disabled due to expiration of intermediate signing cert

    1266 points • comment • may 04, 2019

  36. Immersive Linear Algebra (2016)

    1256 points • comment • feb 27, 2019

  37. Launch HN: Prometheus (YC W19) – Remove CO2 from Air and Turn It into Gasoline

    1232 points • comment • may 06, 2019

  38. We Don't Have a Talent Shortage. We Have a Sucker Shortage

    1228 points • comment • apr 20, 2019

  39. Facebook Stored Hundreds of Millions of User Passwords in Plain Text for Years

    1219 points • comment • mar 21, 2019

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

    1195 points • comment • feb 09, 2019

  41. Warp – Mobile VPN

    1191 points • comment • apr 01, 2019

  42. GitHub Package Registry

    1177 points • comment • may 10, 2019

  43. How to do hard things

    1162 points • comment • may 19, 2019

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

    1152 points • comment • jan 23, 2019

  45. Dotfile madness

    1133 points • comment • feb 02, 2019

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

    1126 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

  47. Docker Hub Hacked – 190k accounts, GitHub tokens revoked, builds disabled

    1109 points • comment • apr 27, 2019

  48. It seems that Google is forgetting the old web

    1091 points • comment • apr 08, 2019

  49. Don’t Get Clever with Login Forms

    1090 points • comment • feb 15, 2019

  50. Ask HN: What is your money-making side project outside programming?

    1088 points • comment • apr 21, 2019

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

    1072 points • comment • jan 09, 2019

  52. John C. Bogle Has Died

    1068 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  53. I Charged $18k for a Static HTML Page

    1060 points • comment • may 15, 2019

  54. Amazon Pulls Out of Planned New York City Campus

    1059 points • comment • feb 14, 2019

  55. DeleteFB: Selenium script to delete all of your Facebook wall posts

    1057 points • comment • may 20, 2019

  56. Nginx to Be Acquired by F5 Networks

    1051 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  57. Common mistakes in PostgreSQL

    1049 points • comment • may 03, 2019

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

    1037 points • comment • jan 03, 2019

  59. Post-surgical deaths in Scotland drop by a third, attributed to a checklist

    1028 points • comment • apr 17, 2019

  60. Ask HN: Are you put off building something because it already exists?

    1025 points • comment • apr 29, 2019

  61. Congress Is About to Ban the US Government from Offering Free Online Tax Filing

    1024 points • comment • apr 09, 2019

  62. The inception bar: a new phishing method

    1009 points • comment • apr 27, 2019

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

    996 points • comment • feb 13, 2019

  64. Leukemia Has Won

    996 points • comment • feb 19, 2019

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

    996 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

  66. Css-only-chat: A truly monstrous async web chat using no JS on the front end

    993 points • comment • may 07, 2019

  67. Thinkpad X210

    989 points • comment • mar 17, 2019

  68. We Need Chrome No More

    984 points • comment • feb 27, 2019

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

    968 points • comment • jan 18, 2019

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

    968 points • comment • jan 06, 2019

  71. Notre-Dame cathedral: Firefighters tackle blaze in Paris

    964 points • comment • apr 15, 2019

  72. Going Critical

    963 points • comment • may 14, 2019

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

    959 points • comment • jan 14, 2019

  74. DuckDuckGo will use Apple Maps

    957 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

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

    952 points • comment • jan 20, 2019

  76. Why Bother with What Three Words?

    943 points • comment • mar 28, 2019

  77. IT Runs on Java 8

    939 points • comment • may 10, 2019

  78. New study: Google manipulates users into constant tracking

    938 points • comment • feb 01, 2019

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

    937 points • comment • jan 13, 2019

  80. Canada Border Services seizes lawyer's phone, laptop for not sharing passwords

    934 points • comment • may 05, 2019

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

    934 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

  82. WhatsApp voice calls were used to inject spyware on phones

    934 points • comment • may 13, 2019

  83. Google Is Turning Off the Works-with-Nest API

    932 points • comment • may 07, 2019

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

    931 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  85. Ending our Medium integration

    930 points • comment • jan 30, 2019

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

    919 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  87. HIV Is Reported Cured in a Second Patient

    916 points • comment • mar 05, 2019

  88. Productivity Is About Attention Management

    913 points • comment • mar 31, 2019

  89. Topics in Advanced Data Structures [pdf]

    910 points • comment • apr 29, 2019

  90. PHP in 2019

    897 points • comment • may 15, 2019

  91. Public protest against Amazon

    895 points • comment • feb 19, 2019

  92. Mathigon – an interactive, personalized mathematics textbook

    892 points • comment • mar 24, 2019

  93. On Being a Principal Engineer

    882 points • comment • feb 10, 2019

  94. We got banned from PayPal after 12 years of business

    880 points • comment • may 09, 2019

  95. HTTP headers for the responsible developer

    875 points • comment • may 08, 2019

  96. Show HN: Lorem Picsum – Lorem Ipsum but for photos

    874 points • comment • apr 28, 2019

  97. Facebook to ban white nationalist content

    872 points • comment • mar 27, 2019

  98. Goodbye Joe

    869 points • comment • apr 21, 2019

  99. I don't know how CPUs work so I simulated one in code

    867 points • comment • may 21, 2019

  100. Apple blocks Google from running its internal iOS apps

    866 points • comment • jan 31, 2019