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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. The boring technology behind a one-person Internet company

    1966 points • comment • sep 16, 2019

  17. California bans private prisons

    1941 points • comment • sep 12, 2019

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

    1929 points • comment • jul 08, 2019

  19. Google Is Eating Our Mail

    1926 points • comment • apr 26, 2019

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

    1907 points • comment • apr 02, 2019

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

    1899 points • comment • feb 05, 2019

  22. Joe Armstrong has died

    1892 points • comment • apr 20, 2019

  23. Google’s GDPR Workaround

    1864 points • comment • sep 04, 2019

  24. Spotify to Apple: Time to Play Fair

    1846 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  25. A guide to difficult conversations

    1802 points • comment • mar 26, 2019

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

    1741 points • comment • feb 28, 2019

  27. Turning a MacBook into a Touchscreen with $1 of Hardware (2018)

    1708 points • comment • aug 06, 2019

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

    1704 points • comment • jun 24, 2019

  29. Tell HN: Thank you for not redesigning Hacker News

    1697 points • comment • sep 01, 2019

  30. Richard M. Stallman resigns

    1644 points • comment • sep 17, 2019

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

    1642 points • comment • feb 09, 2019

  32. The Lonely Work of Moderating Hacker News

    1639 points • comment • aug 08, 2019

  33. You Are Not Google (2017)

    1611 points • comment • apr 04, 2019

  34. Sunsetting Python 2

    1607 points • comment • sep 09, 2019

  35. Start with a Website, Not a Mobile App

    1603 points • comment • jan 04, 2019

  36. Colorado Town Offers 1 Gbps for $60 After Years of Battling Comcast

    1581 points • comment • sep 18, 2019

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

    1549 points • comment • jul 04, 2019

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

    1524 points • comment • jan 28, 2019

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

    1487 points • comment • jan 30, 2019

  40. Absolute truths I unlearned as junior developer

    1475 points • comment • jun 07, 2019

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

    1462 points • comment • jan 22, 2019

  42. How to do a code review

    1453 points • comment • sep 05, 2019

  43. Algorithms, by Jeff Erickson

    1444 points • comment • jan 02, 2019

  44. I made a smart watch from scratch

    1430 points • comment • apr 30, 2019

  45. Introducing nushell

    1430 points • comment • aug 23, 2019

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

    1425 points • comment • feb 20, 2019

  47. 94k Bitcoin (1B USD) transferred from unknown wallet to unknown wallet

    1424 points • comment • sep 09, 2019

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

    1421 points • comment • jan 29, 2019

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

    1390 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

  50. Google Cloud Is Down

    1381 points • comment • jun 02, 2019

  51. Google just deleted my nearly 10-year-old free and open-source Android app

    1378 points • comment • aug 29, 2019

  52. Playdate – A New Handheld Gaming System

    1361 points • comment • may 22, 2019

  53. Questions to ask a company during a job interview

    1357 points • comment • sep 09, 2019

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

    1355 points • comment • jul 10, 2019

  55. YouTube videos that have almost zero previous views

    1347 points • comment • jul 14, 2019

  56. Choose Boring Technology

    1333 points • comment • jul 01, 2019

  57. MITM on HTTPS traffic in Kazakhstan

    1329 points • comment • jul 18, 2019

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

    1326 points • comment • jul 03, 2019

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

    1321 points • comment • apr 05, 2019

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

    1318 points • comment • jun 10, 2019

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

    1303 points • comment • jun 06, 2019

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

    1299 points • comment • apr 08, 2019

  63. "DigitalOcean Killed Our Company"

    1290 points • comment • may 31, 2019

  64. Block Fingerprinting with Firefox

    1290 points • comment • may 30, 2019

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

    1288 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  66. Some Details of My Personal Infrastructure

    1286 points • comment • feb 21, 2019

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

    1284 points • comment • jan 29, 2019

  68. Ghidra, NSA's reverse-engineering tool

    1272 points • comment • mar 05, 2019

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

    1266 points • comment • may 04, 2019

  70. Immersive Linear Algebra (2016)

    1256 points • comment • feb 27, 2019

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

    1252 points • comment • may 23, 2019

  72. France and Germany Agree to Block Facebook's Libra

    1251 points • comment • sep 14, 2019

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

    1232 points • comment • may 06, 2019

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

    1228 points • comment • apr 20, 2019

  75. Startup idea checklist

    1223 points • comment • jun 23, 2019

  76. Ebola Is Now Curable

    1221 points • comment • aug 12, 2019

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

    1219 points • comment • mar 21, 2019

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

    1195 points • comment • feb 09, 2019

  79. All the best engineering advice I stole from non-technical people

    1195 points • comment • aug 05, 2019

  80. Warp – Mobile VPN

    1191 points • comment • apr 01, 2019

  81. I Miss Microsoft Encarta

    1187 points • comment • aug 19, 2019

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

    1183 points • comment • jul 03, 2019

  83. GitHub Package Registry

    1177 points • comment • may 10, 2019

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

    1169 points • comment • jun 05, 2019

  85. Facebook reveals its cryptocurrency Libra

    1165 points • comment • jun 18, 2019

  86. How to do hard things

    1162 points • comment • may 19, 2019

  87. Advanced Data Structures (2017)

    1159 points • comment • may 29, 2019

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

    1152 points • comment • jan 23, 2019

  89. Alan Kay's answer to ‘what are some forgotten books programmers should read?’

    1140 points • comment • aug 09, 2019

  90. Apple Sign In

    1137 points • comment • jun 03, 2019

  91. Dotfile madness

    1133 points • comment • feb 02, 2019

  92. 9th Circuit holds that scraping a public website does not violate the CFAA [pdf]

    1133 points • comment • sep 09, 2019

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

    1126 points • comment • feb 04, 2019

  94. Microsoft is investing $1B in OpenAI

    1117 points • comment • jul 22, 2019

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

    1109 points • comment • apr 27, 2019

  96. Information operations directed at Hong Kong

    1100 points • comment • aug 19, 2019

  97. It seems that Google is forgetting the old web

    1091 points • comment • apr 08, 2019

  98. Don’t Get Clever with Login Forms

    1090 points • comment • feb 15, 2019

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

    1088 points • comment • apr 21, 2019

  100. Google’s new reCAPTCHA has a dark side

    1086 points • comment • jun 27, 2019