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Hacker News (2021)

  1. They Hacked McDonald’s Ice Cream Machines–and Started a Cold War

    18 points • comment • apr 20, 2021

  2. Novasaur CP/M TTL Retrocomputer

    18 points • comment • oct 25, 2021

  3. Amazon won't sell books framing LGBTQ+ identities as mental illness

    18 points • comment • mar 12, 2021

  4. The Push for Equity in Education Hurts Vulnerable Children the Most

    18 points • comment • nov 26, 2021

  5. Renting Is Terrible. Owning Is Worse

    18 points • comment • apr 15, 2021

  6. Judge strips unvaccinated mother her of visitation rights

    18 points • comment • aug 30, 2021

  7. Bitcoin Ownership Is Not Highly Concentrated. But Whales Are Accumulating

    18 points • comment • feb 03, 2021

  8. 33% of Cognizant Employees Quit in 90 Days

    18 points • comment • nov 04, 2021

  9. Casino app disguised as a kids game on the App Store

    18 points • comment • apr 15, 2021

  10. Imaginary Numbers Protect AI from Real Threats

    18 points • comment • sep 08, 2021

  11. Play the game to see how video games are designed to get you hooked and spending

    18 points • comment • may 03, 2021

  12. Faster Random Sampling Methods (1984) [pdf]

    18 points • comment • jul 19, 2021

  13. Oxide cofounder: I pay everyone in my company the same salary – $180,250

    18 points • comment • mar 12, 2021

  14. Who owns Mike Disfarmer’s photographs?

    18 points • comment • jul 19, 2021

  15. A Bird-Feed Seller Beat a Chess Master Online. Then It Got Ugly

    18 points • comment • mar 13, 2021

  16. “Melting face,” “pregnant person,” and 35 other emoji approved for Unicode 14.0

    18 points • comment • sep 15, 2021

  17. IPDR: InterPlanetary Docker Registry

    18 points • comment • jan 10, 2021

  18. Bill Gates says it was a "huge mistake" to spend time with Epstein

    18 points • comment • aug 05, 2021

  19. The identical inmates that showed the need for fingerprinting, 1903

    18 points • comment • jun 22, 2021

  20. Ask HN: How not to burn out while working 9 to 5 job?

    18 points • comment • oct 08, 2021

  21. Mathcha – Online Mathematics Editor

    18 points • comment • jan 10, 2021

  22. Cryptocurrency Is Bunk

    18 points • comment • oct 18, 2021

  23. Annotated PyTorch implementations of various deep learning normalization layers

    18 points • comment • apr 28, 2021

  24. Credibility Requires Accountability: Monitoring Priests’ Cellphones

    18 points • comment • oct 04, 2021

  25. Shoes with a PU sole are likely to disintegrate after 10 years due to hydrolysis

    18 points • comment • mar 13, 2021

  26. Ask HN: How to convince big tech team that tests and code quality matter?

    18 points • comment • dec 07, 2021

  27. Factoring in gravitomagnetism could do away with dark matter

    18 points • comment • mar 13, 2021

  28. A Linux distribution to liberate ARM Chromebooks

    18 points • comment • sep 29, 2021

  29. Climate tipping points may have been reached already, experts say

    18 points • comment • apr 27, 2021

  30. Today was my last day at Google

    18 points • comment • sep 03, 2021

  31. A Mysterious Tech Billionaire Created Two Fortunes and a Software Sweatshop

    18 points • comment • may 18, 2021

  32. How Wrong Is Veritasium? A Lamp and Power Line Story [video]

    18 points • comment • dec 09, 2021

  33. Publishing a game on Epic Games Store: Three (not so) simple steps

    18 points • comment • apr 16, 2021

  34. Reddit r/engineering community has gone private

    18 points • comment • aug 30, 2021

  35. Quaker Oaks (2014)

    18 points • comment • may 10, 2021

  36. Show HN: LinkLonk – information discovery with aligned incentives

    18 points • comment • sep 03, 2021

  37. Why the textbook marketplace is fundamentally broken

    18 points • comment • jun 06, 2021

  38. Truckload of GPUs stolen on their way out of San Francisco

    18 points • comment • nov 08, 2021

  39. Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Cryptocurrency for Investment Professionals [pdf]

    18 points • comment • jan 10, 2021

  40. Apple Decentralizes from Silicon Valley, but Workers Just Want to Be Remote

    18 points • comment • jul 04, 2021

  41. Ask HN: If I travel to China, does China have all of my iCloud data?

    18 points • comment • may 22, 2021

  42. They Publicized Prosecutors’ Misconduct. The Blowback Was Swift

    18 points • comment • dec 05, 2021

  43. The “Marketing Is Evil” Problem

    18 points • comment • may 17, 2021

  44. PancakeDB offers columnar reads 30% faster than Parquet

    18 points • comment • nov 10, 2021

  45. I Lost My Sense of Smell in My Twenties. Here’s My Advice to Covid-19 Survivors

    18 points • comment • jan 18, 2021

  46. Who Invented the Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich?

    18 points • comment • dec 05, 2021

  47. How we built a real time privacy inspector (2020)

    18 points • comment • may 11, 2021

  48. Below: A time travelling resource monitoring tool

    18 points • comment • sep 22, 2021

  49. Enterprise UX is amazing. Change my mind

    18 points • comment • jan 18, 2021

  50. That One Side Would Like to Utterly Destroy the Other Side Seems Significant

    18 points • comment • oct 12, 2021

  51. Ford closes German plant for 1 month as global chip crisis worsens

    18 points • comment • jan 18, 2021

  52. Trump Says He Is Suing Facebook, Google and Twitter for Alleged Censorship

    18 points • comment • jul 07, 2021

  53. Don Quixote in the 20th Century (ca. 1905)

    18 points • comment • jan 06, 2021

  54. Lawsuits Against God

    18 points • comment • sep 30, 2021

  55. 'I lost £400k to fake Elon Musk giveaway scam'

    18 points • comment • mar 16, 2021

  56. So let's talk about video game preservation, data hoarding, and Minecraft

    18 points • comment • jun 27, 2021

  57. When tipping and smiling are both expected at work, so is sexual harassment

    18 points • comment • jun 21, 2021

  58. Xbox’s Last-Second Intel Switcheroo Left AMD Engineers Heartbroken

    18 points • comment • oct 13, 2021

  59. Why Physicists Tried to Put a Ferret in a Particle Accelerator

    18 points • comment • may 25, 2021

  60. Tesla’s ‘Full Self-Driving’ Beta Software Used on Public Roads Lacks Safeguards

    18 points • comment • jul 19, 2021

  61. Juxting – A Fountain of Ideas

    18 points • comment • mar 16, 2021

  62. Social capital is the key to community development

    18 points • comment • sep 20, 2021

  63. Police seize $60M of Bitcoin from fraudster, but he won’t provide the key

    18 points • comment • feb 05, 2021

  64. Lizard regenerates a perfect tail using stem cells, first in 250M years

    18 points • comment • oct 24, 2021

  65. Daily Mail owner files antitrust suit against Google in US

    18 points • comment • apr 20, 2021

  66. Self-Driving Cars Are Self-Driving Bullets

    18 points • comment • jul 11, 2021

  67. Joker’s Stash Carding Market to Call It Quits

    18 points • comment • jan 18, 2021

  68. Warmth from the earth and air: could heat pumps replace our gas boilers?

    18 points • comment • aug 21, 2021

  69. Three-child policy: China lifts cap on births in major policy shift

    18 points • comment • may 31, 2021

  70. NASA’s big rocket misses another deadline, now won’t fly until 2022

    18 points • comment • aug 31, 2021

  71. Show HN: Build a wall of testimonials with videos/tweets/text. Here is mine

    18 points • comment • jan 10, 2021

  72. The Windows SAM database is apparently accessible by non-admin users in Win 10

    18 points • comment • jul 20, 2021

  73. The genius behind early Russian space tech

    18 points • comment • apr 18, 2021

  74. LuxusMail – Disposable Temporary Email

    18 points • comment • nov 05, 2021

  75. Colorado's legal cannabis farms emit more carbon than its coal mines

    18 points • comment • mar 17, 2021

  76. Perverted by Language: Mark E. Smith’s lyrical stage rants

    18 points • comment • oct 08, 2021

  77. Parler ban pushes random app 'Parlor' to top of app store charts

    18 points • comment • jan 10, 2021

  78. Mysteries of obesity: wild animals are becoming more obese too

    18 points • comment • aug 21, 2021

  79. Billion Events per Second at Millisecond Latency: NEXMark at Giga-Scale

    18 points • comment • mar 17, 2021

  80. Ask HN:Which is the simplest CMS to Integrate?

    18 points • comment • jun 29, 2021

  81. BIO: A Simple Streaming Abstraction

    18 points • comment • may 03, 2021

  82. Alphabet’s Project Taara laser tech beamed 700TB of data across nearly 5km

    18 points • comment • sep 16, 2021

  83. The staggering cost of surviving heart disease in the USA

    18 points • comment • mar 17, 2021

  84. Listening to Satellites with My Raspberry Pi

    18 points • comment • sep 17, 2021

  85. Educated voters’ leftward shift is surprisingly old and international

    18 points • comment • may 29, 2021

  86. Brex is moving away from Elixir to Kotlin

    18 points • comment • nov 22, 2021

  87. My 15 Years Striving for Search Engine Independence. AMA

    18 points • comment • mar 18, 2021

  88. Intuit to Buy Mailchimp for $12B

    18 points • comment • sep 13, 2021

  89. Ford closes German plant for 1 month as global chip crisis worsens

    18 points • comment • jan 19, 2021

  90. Creating the first consumer humanoid robot – suggestions for apps?

    18 points • comment • nov 14, 2021

  91. Open Positions

    18 points • comment • jan 23, 2021

  92. Ivermectin Shows Us the Consequences of Politicized Science

    18 points • comment • jul 25, 2021

  93. Facebook fine over stolen tech increased tenfold on appeal in Italy

    18 points • comment • jan 06, 2021

  94. Digital Addictions Are Drowning Us in Dopamine

    18 points • comment • aug 13, 2021

  95. I had a public mental health crisis and lost my job. Is my career over?

    18 points • comment • mar 18, 2021

  96. Impressions of Colors: On William Blake’s Monoprints

    18 points • comment • jul 30, 2021

  97. Voice Chats 2.0: Channels, Millions of Listeners, Recorded Chats, Admin Tools

    18 points • comment • mar 19, 2021

  98. Ask HN: What are the challenges of being an immigrant in the US?

    18 points • comment • aug 06, 2021

  99. China Lands Tianwen-1 Rover on Mars

    18 points • comment • may 15, 2021

  100. Ask HN: How is your experience with a mechanical keyboard?

    18 points • comment • dec 07, 2021