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Hacker News (2019)

  1. Switch from Chrome to Firefox

    3236 points • comment • may 30, 2019

  2. I Sell Onions on the Internet

    2966 points • comment • apr 23, 2019

  3. Announcing unlimited free private repos

    2842 points • comment • jan 07, 2019

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

    2674 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  5. Raspberry Pi 4

    2487 points • comment • jun 24, 2019

  6. No Thank You, Mr. Pecker

    2416 points • comment • feb 07, 2019

  7. Julian Assange arrested in London

    2341 points • comment • apr 11, 2019

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

    2284 points • comment • apr 22, 2019

  9. Mazda is purging touchscreens from its vehicles

    2210 points • comment • jun 17, 2019

  10. A Conspiracy to Kill IE6

    2165 points • comment • may 01, 2019

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

    2160 points • comment • apr 10, 2019

  12. GitHub Sponsors

    2076 points • comment • may 23, 2019

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

    2075 points • comment • feb 07, 2019

  14. Google to restrict modern ad blocking Chrome extensions to enterprise users

    2049 points • comment • may 29, 2019

  15. Firefox Send: Free encrypted file transfer service

    2020 points • comment • mar 12, 2019

  16. Vulnerability in the Mac Zoom client allows malicious websites to enable camera

    1929 points • comment • jul 08, 2019

  17. Google Is Eating Our Mail

    1926 points • comment • apr 26, 2019

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

    1907 points • comment • apr 02, 2019

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

    1899 points • comment • feb 05, 2019

  20. Joe Armstrong has died

    1892 points • comment • apr 20, 2019

  21. Spotify to Apple: Time to Play Fair

    1846 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  22. A guide to difficult conversations

    1802 points • comment • mar 26, 2019

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

    1741 points • comment • feb 28, 2019

  24. Ask HN: What do you do with your Raspberry Pi?

    1704 points • comment • jun 24, 2019

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

    1642 points • comment • feb 09, 2019

  26. You Are Not Google (2017)

    1611 points • comment • apr 04, 2019

  27. Start with a Website, Not a Mobile App

    1603 points • comment • jan 04, 2019

  28. YouTube's ban on “hacking techniques” threatens to shut down infosec YouTube

    1549 points • comment • jul 04, 2019

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

    1524 points • comment • jan 28, 2019

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

    1487 points • comment • jan 30, 2019

  31. Absolute truths I unlearned as junior developer

    1475 points • comment • jun 07, 2019

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

    1462 points • comment • jan 22, 2019

  33. Algorithms, by Jeff Erickson

    1444 points • comment • jan 02, 2019

  34. I made a smart watch from scratch

    1430 points • comment • apr 30, 2019

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

    1425 points • comment • feb 20, 2019

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

    1421 points • comment • jan 29, 2019

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

    1390 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

  38. Google Cloud Is Down

    1381 points • comment • jun 02, 2019

  39. Playdate – A New Handheld Gaming System

    1361 points • comment • may 22, 2019

  40. Apple has pushed a silent Mac update to remove hidden Zoom web server

    1355 points • comment • jul 10, 2019

  41. YouTube videos that have almost zero previous views

    1347 points • comment • jul 14, 2019

  42. Choose Boring Technology

    1333 points • comment • jul 01, 2019

  43. YouTube bans content “showing users how to bypass secure computer systems”

    1326 points • comment • jul 03, 2019

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

    1321 points • comment • apr 05, 2019

  45. Google's Captcha in Firefox vs. in Chrome

    1318 points • comment • jun 10, 2019

  46. MITM on HTTPS traffic in Kazakhstan

    1316 points • comment • jul 18, 2019

  47. The decline of the family has unleashed an epidemic of loneliness

    1303 points • comment • jun 06, 2019

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

    1299 points • comment • apr 08, 2019

  49. Block Fingerprinting with Firefox

    1290 points • comment • may 30, 2019

  50. "DigitalOcean Killed Our Company"

    1290 points • comment • may 31, 2019

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

    1288 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  52. Some Details of My Personal Infrastructure

    1286 points • comment • feb 21, 2019

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

    1284 points • comment • jan 29, 2019

  54. Ghidra, NSA's reverse-engineering tool

    1272 points • comment • mar 05, 2019

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

    1266 points • comment • may 04, 2019

  56. Immersive Linear Algebra (2016)

    1256 points • comment • feb 27, 2019

  57. Apple removes game after Chinese company cloned, trademarked, requested takedown

    1252 points • comment • may 23, 2019

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

    1232 points • comment • may 06, 2019

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

    1228 points • comment • apr 20, 2019

  60. Startup idea checklist

    1223 points • comment • jun 23, 2019

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

    1219 points • comment • mar 21, 2019

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

    1195 points • comment • feb 09, 2019

  63. Warp – Mobile VPN

    1191 points • comment • apr 01, 2019

  64. Why did moving the mouse cursor cause Windows 95 to run more quickly?

    1183 points • comment • jul 03, 2019

  65. GitHub Package Registry

    1177 points • comment • may 10, 2019

  66. “Apps intended for kids may not include third-party advertising or analytics”

    1169 points • comment • jun 05, 2019

  67. Facebook reveals its cryptocurrency Libra

    1165 points • comment • jun 18, 2019

  68. How to do hard things

    1162 points • comment • may 19, 2019

  69. Advanced Data Structures (2017)

    1159 points • comment • may 29, 2019

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

    1152 points • comment • jan 23, 2019

  71. Apple Sign In

    1137 points • comment • jun 03, 2019

  72. Dotfile madness

    1133 points • comment • feb 02, 2019

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

    1126 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

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

    1109 points • comment • apr 27, 2019

  75. It seems that Google is forgetting the old web

    1091 points • comment • apr 08, 2019

  76. Don’t Get Clever with Login Forms

    1090 points • comment • feb 15, 2019

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

    1088 points • comment • apr 21, 2019

  78. Google’s new reCAPTCHA has a dark side

    1086 points • comment • jun 27, 2019

  79. Undervalued Engineering Skills: Writing Well

    1082 points • comment • may 31, 2019

  80. Jony Ive to form independent design company with Apple as client

    1073 points • comment • jun 27, 2019

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

    1072 points • comment • jan 09, 2019

  82. John C. Bogle Has Died

    1068 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  83. Maine passes bill to prevent ISPs from selling browsing data without consent

    1066 points • comment • may 31, 2019

  84. Firefox Now Available with Enhanced Tracking Protection by Default

    1065 points • comment • jun 04, 2019

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

    1060 points • comment • may 15, 2019

  86. Amazon Pulls Out of Planned New York City Campus

    1059 points • comment • feb 14, 2019

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

    1058 points • comment • may 20, 2019

  88. Nginx to Be Acquired by F5 Networks

    1051 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  89. Mathematics all-in-one cheat-sheet (2013) [pdf]

    1050 points • comment • may 30, 2019

  90. Common mistakes in PostgreSQL

    1049 points • comment • may 03, 2019

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

    1037 points • comment • jan 03, 2019

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

    1028 points • comment • apr 17, 2019

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

    1025 points • comment • apr 29, 2019

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

    1024 points • comment • apr 09, 2019

  95. The inception bar: a new phishing method

    1009 points • comment • apr 27, 2019

  96. “The books will stop working.”

    1001 points • comment • jun 27, 2019

  97. Leukemia Has Won

    996 points • comment • feb 19, 2019

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

    996 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

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

    996 points • comment • feb 13, 2019

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

    993 points • comment • may 07, 2019