20190813     
2
Ebola Is Now Curable. Here’s How the New Treatments Work (www.wired.com)
1221 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081600    152 comments 
1
NULL license plate not such a bright idea (knrs.iheart.com)
984 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081521    462 comments 
1
Verizon to Sell Tumblr to Automattic (www.wsj.com)
869 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081600    445 comments 
3
Why Has Examine.com Disappeared from Google Search Results? (examine.com)
736 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081503    334 comments 
5
The Horror of Microsoft Teams (medium.com)
531 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081503    326 comments 
14
GitHub stars won’t pay your rent (medium.com)
374 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081409    156 comments 
7
Anxiety Looks Different in Men (wsj.com)
365 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081406    192 comments 
3
One City Saved $5M by Routing School Buses with an Algorithm (www.routefifty.com)
343 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081503    152 comments 
20
Chinese military entering Shenzen just across the boarder with HongKong (twitter.com)
343 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081403    302 comments 
31
I quit my job today to make video games full time [image gallery] (imgur.com)
267 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081406    70 comments 
4
GNU Radio 3.8 (www.gnuradio.org)
260 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081500    65 comments 
7
A Bloomberg reporter’s account of trying to get back his name and credit rating (www.bloomberg.com)
254 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081406    197 comments 
39
Tourism Is Overwhelming the World's Top Destinations (www.bloomberg.com)
248 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081318    429 comments 
8
Metal shards from Boeing 787 taking off over Rome rain down on people below (www.independent.co.uk)
246 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081418    120 comments 
2
The banana is one step closer to disappearing (www.nationalgeographic.com)
246 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081406    175 comments 
25
Ask HN: What Neural Networks/Deep Learning Books Should I Read? (item?id=20674745)
245 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081400    44 comments 
6
The hypersane are among us, if only we are prepared to look (aeon.co)
225 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081406    199 comments 
35
Big Money Starts to Dump Stocks That Pose Climate Risks (www.bloomberg.com)
187 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081321    55 comments 
15
Why we're saying no to Google (blog.ecosia.org)
185 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081406    81 comments 
13
Home 3D metal printing: first results (incoherency.co.uk)
181 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081406    31 comments 
17
Why Does Infrastructure Cost So Much? (www.strongtowns.org)
179 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081403    201 comments 
10
The Principia Discordia (1963) (principiadiscordia.com)
176 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081500    51 comments 
7
Why GNU/Linux Viruses Are Fairly Uncommon (www.gnu.org)
175 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081400    100 comments 
18
Paternity Leave Was Crucial After the Birth of My Child (parenting.nytimes.com)
165 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081406    138 comments 
28
Ransomware-ing a DSLR Camera (research.checkpoint.com)
157 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081309    27 comments 
6
Extended Validation Certificates Are ( Really) Dead (www.troyhunt.com)
157 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081400    127 comments 
14
Where will ‘garage orphans’ charge electric cars? (www.theglobeandmail.com)
148 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081406    509 comments 
14
Beekeepers Are Transforming Detroit’s Vacant Lots into Bee Farms (www.huffingtonpost.com)
148 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081406    107 comments 
6
Lorem Picsum, death by a million pixel-gigabits (dmarby.se)
147 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081318    49 comments 
24
Protests Put Hong Kong on Collision Course with China’s Communist Party (www.nytimes.com)
147 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081400    106 comments 
29
Colombia fines Uber more than $629,000 for obstructing regulatory visit (www.reuters.com)
145 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081403    81 comments 
23
Solar now cheaper than grid electricity across China (www.carbonbrief.org)
141 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081406    103 comments 
14
GM, Volkswagen Say Goodbye to Hybrid Vehicles (www.wsj.com)
122 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081321    220 comments 
13
OpenCensus Web: Unlocking Full End-to-End Observability for Your Entire Stack (opensource.googleblog.com)
120 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081321    25 comments 
13
Arrived – a new model of home ownership (arrivedhomes.com)
116 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081403    98 comments 
4
MesaPy: A Memory-Safe Python Implementation Based on PyPy(2018) (github.com)
116 points first seen 2019081318 last seen 2019081418    17 comments 
17
Finding Amelia Earhart’s Plane Seemed Impossible – Then Came a Startling Clue (www.nytimes.com)
114 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081403    50 comments 
5
How Far Out Is AWS Fargate? (read.iopipe.com)
114 points first seen 2019081318 last seen 2019081606    100 comments 
19
Game of Trees: A Version Control System for OpenBSD (gameoftrees.org)
113 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081400    37 comments 
16
How the Pentagon Comes Up with Code Words and Secret Project Nicknames (www.thedrive.com)
109 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081406    14 comments 
12
The HP Way: How Bill Hewlett and I Built Our Company (1960) (gizmodo.com)
108 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081406    19 comments 
33
Dollar vans, NYC’s other transit system (queenseagle.com)
102 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081412    51 comments 
70
Reporting on the State of the Climate in 2018 (www.climate.gov)
100 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081309    72 comments 
12
The land that no country wants (2016) (www.theguardian.com)
96 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081415    67 comments 
19
Ear Speakers – Research, Design, and Evolution (www.valvesoftware.com)
95 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081400    27 comments 
9
Translating and Interpreting Chinese Philosophy (plato.stanford.edu)
92 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081521    51 comments 
16
On Language and Humanity: In Conversation with Noam Chomsky (thereader.mitpress.mit.edu)
90 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081400    29 comments 
12
Compact TLS 1.3 (tools.ietf.org)
89 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081318    22 comments 
21
“Angels” that aren’t actually angels, and the problems that poses (blog.ycombinator.com)
89 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081321    32 comments 
28
Thread about José Bové vs. McDonald's (twitter.com)
88 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081403    93 comments 
25
Launch HN: Embrace (YC S19) – Spot and fix bugs in mobile apps (item?id=20677403)
85 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081400    28 comments 
43
YouTube Should Stop Recommending Video (arstechnica.com)
85 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019082903    61 comments 
15
SEC Investigating Data Leak at First American Financial Corp (krebsonsecurity.com)
84 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081403    14 comments 
43
Russia Says Small Nuclear Reactor Blew Up in Deadly Accident (www.bloomberg.com)
83 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081306    72 comments 
23
Show HN: MeSpeak.js 2.0 – Text-to-Speech in JavaScript (www.masswerk.at)
78 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081315    27 comments 
34
If You Lose Your iPhone, You Can’t Pay Your Apple Card Bill on the Web (www.buzzfeednews.com)
78 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081321    30 comments 
11
Show HN: Wagyu – Rust library for generating cryptocurrency wallets (github.com)
78 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081412    40 comments 
0
Ask HN: Just found out that I’m gonna be a dad (item?id=20675965)
70 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081306    55 comments 
7
Mc.js: A Minecraft clone built entirely with JavaScript (github.com)
69 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081600    11 comments 
16
Show HN: Procrastinating? Take a 5min break without leaving your computer (https://break45.com)
62 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081409    44 comments 
32
Visualizing Transformer Language Models: Illustrated GPT-2 (jalammar.github.io)
61 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081406    3 comments 
6
Where Did 'Jazz,' the Word, Come From? (2018) (www.wbgo.org)
60 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081600    22 comments 
24
I am dyslexic (matthewsag.com)
59 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081321    32 comments 
16
Packrat Parsing (2002) (pdos.csail.mit.edu)
58 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081403    7 comments 
33
Launch HN: Lazy Lantern (YC S19) – Detect Meaningful Patterns in Your Analytics (item?id=20679964)
58 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081403    4 comments 
39
How to chain multiple functions in JavaScript properly with async/await (nikodunk.com)
58 points first seen 2019081318 last seen 2019081706    22 comments 
23
Catching bugs early with static analysis (madewithlove.be)
55 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081318    12 comments 
42
Say No to the “Cashless Future” – and to Cashless Stores (www.aclu.org)
54 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081400    18 comments 
39
Mac OS Adds Early Support for VirtIO, QEMU (passthroughpo.st)
52 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081412    16 comments 
37
The Rule of Seven: how to overload the brain of a programmer for no good reason (www.javiercasas.com)
51 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081406    9 comments 
49
Unhappy customer asked to sign legal agreement not to write a bad review (www.cbc.ca)
50 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081306    23 comments 
42
Loot boxes a matter of “life or death,” says researcher (www.gamesindustry.biz)
49 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081403    91 comments 
69
Why Don’t People Talk About Breaking Up Microsoft? (truthonthemarket.com)
49 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081312    60 comments 
30
Try Micromastery (elemental.medium.com)
48 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081318    39 comments 
25
Largest Contentful Paint (web.dev)
44 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081521    20 comments 
28
Quantum microphone counts particles of sound (news.stanford.edu)
43 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081406    7 comments 
29
Harmony OS and Compatibility (commonsware.com)
38 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081421    32 comments 
47
Show HN: TimeSnapper for Mac is available now (item?id=20674267)
36 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081306    29 comments 
0
The Phony Patriots of Silicon Valley (www.nytimes.com)
34 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081306    6 comments 
53
A gentle introduction to Linux Kernel fuzzing (new.blog.cloudflare.com)
33 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081403    0 comments 
43
Clean Go Code (github.com)
32 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081406    0 comments 
74
Nuclear Reactor for Mars Outpost Could Be Ready to Fly by 2022 (www.space.com)
31 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081306    21 comments 
39
Characterizing the Performance Impact of AMP (blog.apnic.net)
30 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081400    31 comments 
20
Attention Shoppers: Internet Is Open (1994) (www.nytimes.com)
30 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081406    16 comments 
46
Where did the melody go? (2017) (www.keyboardmag.com)
29 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081403    37 comments 
52
Russia tells Google not to advertise 'illegal' events after election protests (www.reuters.com)
28 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081306    0 comments 
29
Two Narratives of Creation (allenleein.github.io)
27 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081309    0 comments 
33
Laws of Locality: Where in your UI you should put certain controls (learnui.design)
27 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081403    6 comments 
47
Intent to Implement: CSS Modules V1 (groups.google.com)
26 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081321    2 comments 
68
I don’t hire Junior data-scientists (medium.com)
25 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081306    21 comments 
47
A Fullstack Todo List Built Using Go/Gin/Postgres/React Stack (github.com)
22 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081318    3 comments 
65
Ask HN: What startups are working on hard, technically challenging problems? (item?id=20680570)
21 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081312    6 comments 
59
Ask HN: How much time should I spend reviewing code? (item?id=20680881)
21 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081400    21 comments 
78
While Nestle extracts millions of liters, residents lack drinking water (www.theguardian.com)
21 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081318    4 comments 
72
Top Seven Myths of Robust Systems (www.verica.io)
19 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081312    6 comments 
88
Show HN: Understand the Internet by Building It in a VM (MOOC) (edx.org)
18 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081309    0 comments 
58
Managing Developers: Understanding Work Styles and Individual Needs (www.7pace.com)
17 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081309    5 comments 
83
Why Are We All Paying a Tax to Credit Card Companies? (theweek.com)
17 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081318    0 comments 
87
You can now practice firing someone in virtual reality (www.technologyreview.com)
15 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081309    2 comments 
65
Fido2 can now be used for Google on Android Chrome (security.googleblog.com)
15 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081315    0 comments 
0
How YouTube Radicalized Brazil (www.nytimes.com)
13 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081306    0 comments 
54
Ad Creep (en.wikipedia.org)
12 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081321    0 comments 
41
Juggling: Theory and Practice [pdf] (www.solipsys.co.uk)
12 points first seen 2019081318 last seen 2019081403    3 comments 
61
Terse Linux HowTo (2006) (taviso.decsystem.org)
11 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081312    0 comments 
0
Ask HN: Best technologies for indoor position tracking? (item?id=20677453)
11 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081306    2 comments 
0
US Senator says wireless carriers are helping Trump build 'surveillance state' (www.tomsguide.com)
10 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081303    2 comments 
38
Coloring Hyper-Realistic Art with AI (www.youtube.com)
10 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081318    0 comments 
0
Why Conspiracy Theorists Will Never Believe the ‘Official’ Epstein Story (www.theatlantic.com)
9 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081300    3 comments 
79
$4M per hour at Walmart (www.bloomberg.com)
9 points first seen 2019081318 last seen 2019081400    2 comments 
67
Meet the Macaronis (www.historytoday.com)
8 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081318    0 comments 
56
Mountains, Transcending (longreads.com)
8 points first seen 2019081318 last seen 2019081400    0 comments 
0
Canon DSLR Camera Infected with Ransomware over the Air (www.bleepingcomputer.com)
7 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081300    0 comments 
54
Pandora's Flask: Monitoring a Python Web App with Prometheus (www.metricfire.com)
6 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081306    0 comments 
0
OpenAudible – desktop application for downloading&managing Audible audiobooks (github.com)
6 points first seen 2019081300 last seen 2019081300    2 comments 
0
Tech giants reportedly ignoring safety pleas to add rail crossings to maps (www.theverge.com)
6 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081306    0 comments 
72
Reporting on the State of the Climate in 2018 (www.ncei.noaa.gov)
6 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081318    0 comments 
0
The entire Shrek movie in one GIF (www.reddit.com)
5 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081303    0 comments 
0
Deliveroo Stops Serving Germany (www.washingtonpost.com)
5 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081303    0 comments 
0
Ask HN: How to help Hong Kong (item?id=20680702)
5 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081309    6 comments 
0
Nissan Motor's Lawsuit Against Us (www.nissan.com)
5 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081312    0 comments 
83
IndieWeb Link Sharing (mxb.dev)
5 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081400    0 comments 
0
Protests Pop Up Across Russia (www.bloomberg.com)
5 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081321    0 comments 
0
Building an infinitely scalable cloud host for less than $5/mo (dev.to)
4 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081303    0 comments 
87
Complexity Classes of Problems (thomasvilhena.com)
4 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081306    0 comments 
0
Designer Behind Instagram Logo Made an Exact Working Replica of Apollo 11 Camera (www.wired.com)
4 points first seen 2019081303 last seen 2019081303    0 comments 
0
Google Hackers Found 10 Ways to Hack an iPhone Without Touching It (www.vice.com)
4 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081306    0 comments 
0
Automation in One Chart (medium.com)
4 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081306    0 comments 
0
Open-Sourced Blueprints for Civilization (www.ted.com)
4 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081309    0 comments 
0
PCSX2: PS2 Emulator AMA (np.reddit.com)
4 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081309    0 comments 
0
What Is a Pure Function? (medium.com)
4 points first seen 2019081312 last seen 2019081312    0 comments 
0
China Media: HK protesters ‘asking for self-destruction’ as military assembles (www.cnbc.com)
4 points first seen 2019081318 last seen 2019081318    0 comments 
0
Texas Startup Claims Biggest Advance in Electric Motor Designs in over 100 Years (jalopnik.com)
4 points first seen 2019081318 last seen 2019081318    0 comments 
66
A 19th-Century Catfishing Scheme (daily.jstor.org)
4 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081400    0 comments 
0
Video App Kuaishou Is Turning Chinese Country Folk into Hollywood Directors (medium.com)
3 points first seen 2019081306 last seen 2019081306    0 comments 
0
NetNewsWire 5.0 RSS reader for macOS launches in beta (9to5mac.com)
3 points first seen 2019081309 last seen 2019081309    0 comments 
84
NASA Mission Selects Final Four Site Candidates for Asteroid Sample Return (www.asteroidmission.org)
3 points first seen 2019081321 last seen 2019081400    0 comments 
0
Segment is hiring a fullstack engineer to build our developer platform (item?id=20681445)
0 points first seen 2019081312 last seContent-Type: text/html;charset=UTF-8 X-Powered-By: Mojolicious (Perl) Status: 200 OK 1en 2019081312    N/A comments 
36
Human Interest (YC S15) raises $15M Series B and is hiring product, data, and more (boards.greenhouse.io)
0 points first seen 2019081315 last seen 2019081400    0 comments 
scrapped last @ $SOME_DATETIME   re-scrapping in $MINUTES mins