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Hacker News (Jan 2019)

  1. Announcing unlimited free private repos

    2842 points • comment • jan 07, 2019

  2. Start with a Website, Not a Mobile App

    1603 points • comment • jan 04, 2019

  3. Algorithms, by Jeff Erickson

    1444 points • comment • jan 02, 2019

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

    1072 points • comment • jan 09, 2019

  5. John C. Bogle Has Died

    1068 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

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

    1037 points • comment • jan 03, 2019

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

    968 points • comment • jan 06, 2019

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

    959 points • comment • jan 14, 2019

  9. DuckDuckGo will use Apple Maps

    957 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

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

    937 points • comment • jan 13, 2019

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

    934 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

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

    859 points • comment • jan 09, 2019

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

    829 points • comment • jan 07, 2019

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

    820 points • comment • jan 09, 2019

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

    772 points • comment • jan 14, 2019

  16. Sears has another chance to avoid closing down

    771 points • comment • jan 08, 2019

  17. Brexit Deal Fails in Parliament

    759 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

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

    750 points • comment • jan 18, 2019

  19. How to Start Learning Computer Graphics Programming

    743 points • comment • jan 06, 2019

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

    743 points • comment • jan 03, 2019

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

    742 points • comment • jan 08, 2019

  22. The Man in Seat Sixty-One

    726 points • comment • jan 13, 2019

  23. Mickey Mouse and Batman will soon be public domain

    725 points • comment • jan 01, 2019

  24. I Can No Longer Recommend Google Fi

    719 points • comment • jan 11, 2019

  25. How to Find Hidden Cameras and Spy Gear

    719 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  26. New Horizons’ first hi-res imagery of Ultima Thule

    697 points • comment • jan 02, 2019

  27. The US spends more on healthcare for no gain says new report from Johns Hopkins

    694 points • comment • jan 08, 2019

  28. Mastercard will stop free trials from automatically billing once they're over

    689 points • comment • jan 17, 2019

  29. Most of What We Read on the Internet is Written by Insane People

    684 points • comment • jan 11, 2019

  30. Airbnb and security camera disclosure

    677 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  31. Software Engineering at Google (2017)

    655 points • comment • jan 03, 2019

  32. Startup Playbook (2015)

    633 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  33. The Hand Licking Incident

    631 points • comment • jan 07, 2019

  34. Ethereum Plans to Cut Its Energy Consumption by 99 Percent

    624 points • comment • jan 03, 2019

  35. WeWork’s CEO Makes Millions as Landlord to WeWork

    618 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  36. SpaceX to lay off 10% of Workforce

    606 points • comment • jan 12, 2019

  37. How I Built a $5K a Month Side Project

    601 points • comment • jan 10, 2019

  38. The Route of a Text Message

    598 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  39. Taxpayers Should Never Subsidize Stadiums

    595 points • comment • jan 05, 2019

  40. 35-year-old vulnerability discovered in scp

    594 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

  41. Writing an OS in Rust: Introduction to Paging

    588 points • comment • jan 14, 2019

  42. Ask HN: Who is hiring? (January 2019)

    578 points • comment • jan 02, 2019

  43. Pink Trombone

    567 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

  44. After GDPR, The New York Times cut off ad exchanges and kept growing ad revenue

    562 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  45. A three-page paper that shook philosophy, with lessons for software engineers

    555 points • comment • jan 13, 2019

  46. Cafe opens in Tokyo staffed by robots controlled by paralyzed people

    554 points • comment • jan 02, 2019

  47. We can confirm that there was a successful 51% attack on Ethereum Classic

    536 points • comment • jan 07, 2019

  48. How to teach Git

    531 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  49. Letter from Tim Cook to Apple Investors

    531 points • comment • jan 02, 2019

  50. Ask HN: What should a systems/low-level software engineer know?

    524 points • comment • jan 11, 2019

  51. Bash 5.0 released

    519 points • comment • jan 08, 2019

  52. Amazon DocumentDB, with MongoDB compatibility

    517 points • comment • jan 09, 2019

  53. Networking on AWS (2018)

    515 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  54. Re-decentralizing the Web, for good this time

    514 points • comment • jan 11, 2019

  55. The curious case of the Raspberry Pi in the network closet

    510 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  56. Coolest Things I Learned in 2018

    510 points • comment • jan 08, 2019

  57. Android vendors, don’t kill my app

    510 points • comment • jan 14, 2019

  58. How Space and Time Could Be a Quantum Error-Correcting Code

    501 points • comment • jan 03, 2019

  59. Thank u, next

    496 points • comment • jan 07, 2019

  60. AWS, MongoDB, and the Economic Realities of Open Source

    490 points • comment • jan 14, 2019

  61. Ask HN: How do you organize everything you want to do?

    488 points • comment • jan 12, 2019

  62. Ask HN: Going from Developer to Manager. What should I know or learn?

    481 points • comment • jan 04, 2019

  63. A Year-Long Undercover Plot to Blow Up Eve Online's Most Notorious Space Station

    470 points • comment • jan 11, 2019

  64. Scratch 3.0

    467 points • comment • jan 02, 2019

  65. Ask HN: Go-to web stack today?

    466 points • comment • jan 05, 2019

  66. Count the people around you by monitoring wifi signals

    464 points • comment • jan 17, 2019

  67. So Long, Macbook. Hello Again, Linux

    458 points • comment • jan 10, 2019

  68. Project Alias hacks Amazon Echo and Google Home to protect privacy

    457 points • comment • jan 14, 2019

  69. Dbeaver – Multi-platform database tool

    451 points • comment • jan 17, 2019

  70. Hexyl: A command-line hex viewer

    448 points • comment • jan 09, 2019

  71. DOJ: Hackers broke into an SEC database and made millions from inside info

    443 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  72. Tree Style Tabs

    442 points • comment • jan 06, 2019

  73. I'm not convinced that this wasn't the second biggest mistake of my life

    442 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  74. Courier Prime: It’s Courier, Just Better

    434 points • comment • jan 01, 2019

  75. Dropgangs, or the future of darknet markets

    434 points • comment • jan 13, 2019

  76. Lessons from Running a Small-Scale Electronics Factory in My Guest Bedroom

    433 points • comment • jan 02, 2019

  77. Coconut: Pythonic functional programming

    426 points • comment • jan 03, 2019

  78. Article 13 is almost finished and will change the internet as we know it

    425 points • comment • jan 11, 2019

  79. New Horizons Reaches Ultima Thule

    423 points • comment • jan 01, 2019

  80. Porting 30K lines of code from Flow to TypeScript

    422 points • comment • jan 14, 2019

  81. Rust 1.32 released

    416 points • comment • jan 17, 2019

  82. Anxiety and burnout: why kids are consumed with worry

    412 points • comment • jan 10, 2019

  83. NetHack beaten in 7 minutes 15 seconds real time

    410 points • comment • jan 11, 2019

  84. Ask HN: How to found a company as a single founder?

    410 points • comment • jan 08, 2019

  85. AT&T says it’ll stop selling location data amid calls for federal investigation

    409 points • comment • jan 10, 2019

  86. An Almost-Secret Algorithm Researchers Used to Break Thousands of RSA Keys

    409 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

  87. Game dev: Linux users were only 0.1% of sales but 20% of crashes and tickets

    404 points • comment • jan 07, 2019

  88. iOS Menu

    404 points • comment • jan 05, 2019

  89. Ask HN: How to self-study mathematics from the undergrad through graduate level?

    399 points • comment • jan 18, 2019

  90. 75% of med students are on antidepressants, stimulants, or both? (2017)

    392 points • comment • jan 05, 2019

  91. California’s Monarch Butterfly Population Hits Record Low

    390 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

  92. Ask HN: High-Quality Online Degree for Mathematics?

    390 points • comment • jan 07, 2019

  93. I'm going to work full-time on free software

    389 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  94. Startups Rejecting Venture Capital

    386 points • comment • jan 11, 2019

  95. DIB Guide: Detecting Agile BS (2018) [pdf]

    384 points • comment • jan 15, 2019

  96. System Down: A systemd-journald exploit

    384 points • comment • jan 10, 2019

  97. MongoDB removed from RHEL 8 beta due to license

    381 points • comment • jan 16, 2019

  98. Meat-free 'Impossible Burger 2.0' tastes even closer to the real deal

    380 points • comment • jan 08, 2019

  99. Show HN: Top PDFs Posted to Hacker News in 2018

    377 points • comment • jan 09, 2019

  100. Facebook Knows How to Track You Using the Dust on Your Camera Lens

    376 points • comment • jan 06, 2019