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Hacker News (2020)

  1. Bye, Amazon

    3733 points • comment • may 04, 2020

  2. Every Google result now looks like an ad

    3582 points • comment • jan 21, 2020

  3. Ask HN: I'm a software engineer going blind, how should I prepare?

    3252 points • comment • apr 19, 2020

  4. Twitter Will Allow Employees to Work at Home Forever

    2938 points • comment • may 12, 2020

  5. SpaceX successfully launches two humans into orbit

    2851 points • comment • may 30, 2020

  6. Gears

    2723 points • comment • feb 12, 2020

  7. Social Cooling (2017)

    2657 points • comment • sep 29, 2020

  8. Hackers take over prominent Twitter accounts in simultaneous attack

    2583 points • comment • jul 15, 2020

  9. GitHub is now free for teams

    2572 points • comment • apr 14, 2020

  10. Ask HN: Am I the longest-serving programmer – 57 years and counting?

    2566 points • comment • may 31, 2020

  11. Thank HN: You helped me get a new job

    2392 points • comment • jan 15, 2020

  12. I Am Deleting the Blog

    2375 points • comment • jun 23, 2020

  13. When you browse Instagram and find Tony Abbott's passport number

    2307 points • comment • sep 16, 2020

  14. John Conway has died

    2299 points • comment • apr 11, 2020

  15. Google tracks individual users per Chrome installation ID

    2275 points • comment • feb 04, 2020

  16. The End of the Redis Adventure

    2273 points • comment • jun 30, 2020

  17. Apple dropped plan for encrypting backups after FBI complained

    2270 points • comment • jan 21, 2020

  18. Oppose the Earn IT Act

    2223 points • comment • jul 01, 2020

  19. Nvidia to Acquire Arm for $40B

    2118 points • comment • sep 13, 2020

  20. Deno 1.0

    2037 points • comment • may 13, 2020

  21. MacOS Catalina: Slow by Design?

    2015 points • comment • may 22, 2020

  22. Zoom closes account of U.S.-based Chinese activist after Tiananmen event

    1990 points • comment • jun 10, 2020

  23. Grant Imahara Has Died

    1959 points • comment • jul 14, 2020

  24. Honda bucks industry trend by removing touchscreen controls

    1912 points • comment • mar 31, 2020

  25. Let's guess what Google requires in 14 days or they kill our extension

    1892 points • comment • may 13, 2020

  26. Zoom Acquires Keybase

    1879 points • comment • may 07, 2020

  27. The Day AppGet Died

    1876 points • comment • may 27, 2020

  28. Factorio 1.0

    1871 points • comment • aug 14, 2020

  29. Apple announces it will switch to its own processors for future Macs

    1865 points • comment • jun 22, 2020

  30. Facebook account now required to login to Oculus devices

    1854 points • comment • aug 18, 2020

  31. iOS14 reveals that TikTok may snoop clipboard contents every few keystrokes

    1842 points • comment • jun 24, 2020

  32. NPM Is Joining GitHub

    1823 points • comment • mar 16, 2020

  33. It’s Time to Build

    1798 points • comment • apr 18, 2020

  34. GitHub Codespaces

    1760 points • comment • may 06, 2020

  35. Tech sector job interviews assess anxiety, not software skills: study

    1756 points • comment • jul 15, 2020

  36. Google deletes “communist bandits” from comments on Youtube

    1733 points • comment • may 18, 2020

  37. Ninth Circuit rules NSA's bulk collection of Americans' call records was illegal

    1716 points • comment • sep 02, 2020

  38. A first look at Unreal Engine 5

    1715 points • comment • may 13, 2020

  39. Apple just kicked Fortnite off the App Store

    1688 points • comment • aug 13, 2020

  40. Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died

    1674 points • comment • sep 18, 2020

  41. Shirt Without Stripes

    1670 points • comment • apr 20, 2020

  42. This electrical transmission tower has a problem

    1654 points • comment • sep 17, 2020

  43. Del.icio.us

    1644 points • comment • jul 29, 2020

  44. Goodbye, Clean Code

    1642 points • comment • jan 11, 2020

  45. AWS services explained in one line each

    1641 points • comment • may 26, 2020

  46. Tell HN: Never search for domains on Godaddy.com

    1625 points • comment • sep 17, 2020

  47. Tricks to start working despite not feeling like it

    1605 points • comment • jan 21, 2020

  48. American Academy of Sleep Medicine calls for elimination of daylight saving time

    1592 points • comment • aug 29, 2020

  49. Wacom tablets track every app you open

    1586 points • comment • feb 05, 2020

  50. Mozilla lays off 250 employees while it refocuses on commercial products

    1585 points • comment • aug 11, 2020

  51. Apple does not keep the 30% commission on a refund

    1582 points • comment • jul 30, 2020

  52. Zoom needs to clean up its privacy act

    1577 points • comment • mar 27, 2020

  53. Firefox usage is down despite Mozilla's top exec pay going up

    1575 points • comment • sep 23, 2020

  54. Show HN: I made a site where you practice typing by retyping entire novels

    1572 points • comment • oct 06, 2020

  55. I Add 3-25 Seconds of Latency to Every Site I Visit

    1552 points • comment • feb 13, 2020

  56. Why Discord is switching from Go to Rust

    1538 points • comment • feb 04, 2020

  57. New iPhone SE

    1535 points • comment • apr 15, 2020

  58. U.S. Accuses Google of Illegally Protecting Monopoly

    1525 points • comment • oct 20, 2020

  59. Tell HN: Interviewed with Triplebyte? Your profile is about to become public

    1520 points • comment • may 23, 2020

  60. Google bans Podcast Addict app over non-approved Covid-19 content

    1516 points • comment • may 18, 2020

  61. Extremely disillusioned with technology. Please help

    1511 points • comment • may 04, 2020

  62. Mozilla Lifeboat

    1510 points • comment • aug 12, 2020

  63. OBS Studio: Open-source software for video recording and live streaming

    1504 points • comment • apr 01, 2020

  64. My productivity app for the past 12 years has been a single .txt file

    1502 points • comment • feb 08, 2020

  65. Which Emoji Scissors Close?

    1498 points • comment • jan 03, 2020

  66. Apple tells Telegram to take down protestor channels in Belarus

    1484 points • comment • oct 10, 2020

  67. U.S. Supreme Court deems half of Oklahoma a Native American reservation

    1481 points • comment • jul 09, 2020

  68. ICANN board withholds consent for a change of control of the .org registry

    1459 points • comment • may 01, 2020

  69. India bans TikTok, WeChat, and dozens of other Chinese apps

    1457 points • comment • jun 29, 2020

  70. I Just Hit $100k/year On GitHub Sponsors

    1451 points • comment • jun 23, 2020

  71. We Hacked Apple for 3 Months

    1446 points • comment • oct 08, 2020

  72. Broot – A new way to see and navigate directory trees

    1434 points • comment • jan 09, 2020

  73. Zoom iOS app sends data to Facebook even if you don’t have a Facebook account

    1427 points • comment • mar 26, 2020

  74. AWS forked my project and launched it as its own service

    1422 points • comment • oct 16, 2020

  75. New Google SRE book: Building Secure and Reliable Systems

    1415 points • comment • apr 08, 2020

  76. ReMarkable 2.0 – A digital notebook that feels like paper

    1399 points • comment • aug 27, 2020

  77. Google Maps Hacks

    1399 points • comment • feb 02, 2020

  78. Doordash and Pizza Arbitrage

    1382 points • comment • may 18, 2020

  79. We Chat, They Watch

    1381 points • comment • may 08, 2020

  80. Show HN: I built a Rotten Tomatoes-style platform for durable products

    1377 points • comment • oct 07, 2020

  81. Africa declared free of wild polio

    1359 points • comment • aug 25, 2020

  82. Mozilla VPN

    1357 points • comment • jun 18, 2020

  83. Google no longer providing original URL in AMP for image search results

    1353 points • comment • may 27, 2020

  84. I thought I would have accomplished a lot more today and also before I was 35

    1353 points • comment • aug 29, 2020

  85. Larry Tesler Has Died

    1343 points • comment • feb 18, 2020

  86. Procrastination is about managing emotions, not time

    1343 points • comment • jan 23, 2020

  87. Amazon scooped up data from its own sellers to launch competing products

    1341 points • comment • apr 23, 2020

  88. Ask HN: Why is Reddit on mobile so obsessed with making me use their app?

    1333 points • comment • aug 19, 2020

  89. Chuck Feeney Is Now Officially Broke

    1328 points • comment • sep 15, 2020

  90. Arwes – Futuristic Sci-Fi / Cyberpunk Graphical User Interface Framework

    1315 points • comment • aug 26, 2020

  91. Ask HN: I've been slacking off at Google for 6 years. How can I stop this?

    1306 points • comment • jan 05, 2020

  92. Google is apparently taking down all/most Fediverse apps from the Play Store

    1302 points • comment • aug 28, 2020

  93. Ask HN: What's your quarantine side project?

    1301 points • comment • may 13, 2020

  94. Thank You MDN

    1270 points • comment • aug 12, 2020

  95. Why Is This Website Port Scanning Me?

    1269 points • comment • may 20, 2020

  96. Etcd, or, why modern software makes me sad

    1266 points • comment • jul 14, 2020

  97. What Happened to Lee

    1265 points • comment • apr 15, 2020

  98. On the Use of a Life

    1265 points • comment • sep 20, 2020

  99. Chrome exempts Google sites from user site data settings

    1263 points • comment • oct 18, 2020

  100. Trump administration announces overhaul of H1B visa program requiring higher pay

    1256 points • comment • oct 06, 2020