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Hacker News (Mar 2019)

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

    2674 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  2. Firefox Send: Free encrypted file transfer service

    2020 points • comment • mar 12, 2019

  3. Spotify to Apple: Time to Play Fair

    1846 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

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

    1288 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  5. Ghidra, NSA's reverse-engineering tool

    1272 points • comment • mar 05, 2019

  6. Nginx to Be Acquired by F5 Networks

    1051 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  7. Thinkpad X210

    979 points • comment • mar 17, 2019

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

    931 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

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

    919 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  10. HIV Is Reported Cured in a Second Patient

    916 points • comment • mar 05, 2019

  11. Cookie Warning Shenanigans Have Got to Stop

    860 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  12. Give Me Back My Monolith

    849 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  13. Facebook’s Data Deals Are Under Criminal Investigation

    806 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  14. Dwarf Fortress is coming to Steam with graphics

    794 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

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

    761 points • comment • mar 03, 2019

  16. SpaceX Crew Dragon Docks with International Space Station

    743 points • comment • mar 03, 2019

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

    731 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

  18. 737 Max Explanation by a Software Engineer

    727 points • comment • mar 17, 2019

  19. Serious Chrome zero-day

    724 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  20. Generative.fm – Endlessly unique ambient music

    714 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

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

    711 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  22. Addressing Spotify’s Claims

    707 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

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

    707 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

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

    705 points • comment • mar 18, 2019

  25. Elizabeth Warren Proposes Breaking Up Tech Giants Like Amazon

    703 points • comment • mar 08, 2019

  26. Graying Out

    696 points • comment • mar 12, 2019

  27. Write yourself a Git (2018)

    659 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  28. DARPA Is Building a $10M, Open-Source, Secure Voting System

    642 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  29. Experts cracked laptop of crypto CEO who died with $137M, but the money was gone

    639 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  30. Tesla Model Y

    629 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

  31. Boeing 737 Max pilots complained to feds for months about suspected safety flaw

    619 points • comment • mar 12, 2019

  32. What Working at Stripe Has Been Like

    617 points • comment • mar 18, 2019

  33. Gwern's Law: Ads cost you a tenth of your users

    613 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  34. How Inuit parents teach kids to control their anger

    602 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

  35. EU government websites have undisclosed adtech trackers from Google and others

    600 points • comment • mar 18, 2019

  36. Facebook, Instagram go down around the world in an apparent outage

    598 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  37. Implementing a Neural Network from Scratch in Python

    597 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  38. Facebook Still Tracks People on Yelp, Duolingo, Indeed

    581 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  39. Teen Becomes First Hacker to Earn $1M Through Bug Bounties

    574 points • comment • mar 02, 2019

  40. Major bank accidentally published a private package to the public NPM Registry

    563 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  41. Tim Berners-Lee: 'Stop web's downward plunge to dysfunctional future'

    563 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  42. Facebook, Axios and NBC Paid to Whitewash Wikipedia Pages

    563 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  43. Facebook won’t let you opt out of its phone number ‘look up’ setting

    560 points • comment • mar 04, 2019

  44. Daydreaming about the future instead of doing work today

    557 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  45. Google Employees Uncover Ongoing Work on Censored China Search

    545 points • comment • mar 04, 2019

  46. Building Fast Interpreters in Rust

    541 points • comment • mar 04, 2019

  47. Achieving 100k connections per second with Elixir

    538 points • comment • mar 05, 2019

  48. Lyft Files S-1

    532 points • comment • mar 01, 2019

  49. Facebook Loses Top Executives, Including Chris Cox

    526 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  50. Google Moves to Address Wage Equity, and Finds It’s Underpaying Many Men

    515 points • comment • mar 04, 2019

  51. Hackers ransack Citrix, make off with 6TB+ of emails, biz docs, secrets

    514 points • comment • mar 10, 2019

  52. Show HN: A browser extension which blocks chat/helpdesk widgets

    501 points • comment • mar 16, 2019

  53. 800M Email Addresses Leaked Online by Email Verification Service

    495 points • comment • mar 07, 2019

  54. Everyone should read support emails

    494 points • comment • mar 04, 2019

  55. Firefox Experiments I Would Have Liked to Try

    492 points • comment • mar 04, 2019

  56. Online activists are silencing us, scientists say

    491 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  57. Notepad++ drops code signing for its releases

    486 points • comment • mar 07, 2019

  58. TLDR Stock Options

    480 points • comment • mar 04, 2019

  59. Beto O'Rourke's membership in America's oldest hacking group

    480 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

  60. Gotify – a self-hosted push-notifications service

    479 points • comment • mar 09, 2019

  61. My Salary Progression in Tech

    470 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  62. JSON with Sqlite

    464 points • comment • mar 01, 2019

  63. A JavaScript-Free Front End

    462 points • comment • mar 12, 2019

  64. Winding down my Debian involvement

    459 points • comment • mar 10, 2019

  65. Ask HN: How to speak like a leader, not like an engineer?

    453 points • comment • mar 10, 2019

  66. DTrace on Windows

    448 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  67. Dynamic Programming for Technical Interviews

    448 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

  68. How the Maker of TurboTax Fought Free, Simple Tax Filing (2013)

    447 points • comment • mar 14, 2019

  69. Myequifax.com Bypasses Credit Freeze Pin

    443 points • comment • mar 08, 2019

  70. Leaked Documents Show the U.S. Tracking Journalists Through a Secret Database

    443 points • comment • mar 07, 2019

  71. Teardown: Casper’s Clever Little Nightlight

    443 points • comment • mar 01, 2019

  72. Square Inc. Co-Founder Tristan O’Tierney Dies at 35

    440 points • comment • mar 03, 2019

  73. A generalised solution to distributed consensus

    437 points • comment • mar 08, 2019

  74. Kdenlive: an open-source video editor

    428 points • comment • mar 08, 2019

  75. Ask HN: Tools or sites you use to scope out a workplace before taking a job?

    424 points • comment • mar 01, 2019

  76. Why I Quit Tech and Became a Therapist

    417 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  77. Sway 1.0

    408 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  78. Airbnb to Acquire HotelTonight

    406 points • comment • mar 07, 2019

  79. What the Hell Is Going On? Effects of Information Abundance

    402 points • comment • mar 17, 2019

  80. CowToilet, a Toilet for Cows

    399 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

  81. Nvidia to Acquire Mellanox for $6.9B

    399 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  82. Wipe and reinstall a running Linux system via SSH (2017)

    396 points • comment • mar 11, 2019

  83. PureOS is convergent

    394 points • comment • mar 07, 2019

  84. Alan Kay on the Meaning of “Object-Oriented Programming” (2003)

    389 points • comment • mar 17, 2019

  85. Radicle: A decentralized alternative to GitHub built on IPFS

    387 points • comment • mar 12, 2019

  86. Python Data Science Handbook: Full Text in Jupyter Notebooks

    386 points • comment • mar 03, 2019

  87. California declared drought free for first time in seven years

    383 points • comment • mar 15, 2019

  88. EditorConfig: Consistent coding styles across various editors and IDEs

    383 points • comment • mar 02, 2019

  89. “No, we’re telling everyone we are using Java”

    382 points • comment • mar 09, 2019

  90. Ask HN: Who is hiring? (March 2019)

    375 points • comment • mar 01, 2019

  91. FBI accuses wealthy parents in college-entrance bribery scheme

    371 points • comment • mar 12, 2019

  92. ArchiveBox: Open-source self-hosted web archive

    370 points • comment • mar 09, 2019

  93. Goodbye Docker and Thanks for all the Fish

    369 points • comment • mar 10, 2019

  94. Google reveals “high severity” flaw in MacOS kernel

    368 points • comment • mar 04, 2019

  95. Peak California

    365 points • comment • mar 10, 2019

  96. Microservices, Containers and Kubernetes in Ten Minutes

    364 points • comment • mar 06, 2019

  97. Rebuilding My Personal Infrastructure With Alpine Linux and Docker

    364 points • comment • mar 13, 2019

  98. Simpson’s Paradox (2016)

    363 points • comment • mar 01, 2019

  99. Vim Anti-Patterns (2012)

    363 points • comment • mar 17, 2019

  100. Case Study: Npm uses Rust for its CPU-bound bottlenecks [pdf]

    360 points • comment • mar 03, 2019