Hakaran

Hacker News Rankings

  1. My wife might lose the ability to speak in 3 weeks – how to prepare?

    855 points by tech4all Jun 11 8:52 | 217 comments

  2. A way to adblock “we're using cookies” popups?

    668 points by rayalez Jun 14 14:08 | 338 comments

  3. What are some good resources to learn how electricity works?

    472 points by farleykr Jun 18 4:52 | 180 comments

  4. Side projects that are making money, but you'd not talk about them?

    442 points by whoisret Jun 6 6:10 | 463 comments

  5. How do I reach making $1-1.5k/mo in 13 months?

    437 points by noddly Jun 5 5:26 | 329 comments

  6. Who is hiring? (July 2020)

    413 points by whoishiring Jul 1 8:01 | 599 comments

  7. Thoughts on new GitHub layout?

    413 points by verdverm Jun 23 10:29 | 514 comments

  8. Which tools have made you a much better programmer?

    385 points by karamazov Jun 9 9:43 | 514 comments

  9. How are you holding up?

    303 points by BruceOxenford Jun 23 5:27 | 372 comments

  10. Google won't remove my site URL from random business using it on Maps

    297 points by federicoponzi Jun 20 1:22 | 136 comments

  11. Are my expectations on code quality and professionalism too high?

    271 points by veggiepulse Jun 5 2:27 | 291 comments

  12. How to improve my abstract thinking?

    257 points by max_ Jun 29 0:38 | 99 comments

  13. How to avoid over-engineering software design for future use cases?

    243 points by h43k3r Jun 23 4:12 | 250 comments

  14. After Slate Star Codex, where are the nuanced discussions?

    238 points by iamdamian Jul 2 16:46 | 298 comments

  15. Recommend a maths book for a teenager?

    231 points by andyjohnson0 Jul 2 4:03 | 163 comments

  16. Career and life advice for a 30yo

    220 points by zalequin Jun 10 4:25 | 157 comments

  17. What did you make during lockdown?

    217 points by shimmmaz Jun 21 9:05 | 539 comments

  18. Has anyone fixed their own bruxism?

    199 points by graeme Jun 27 15:25 | 228 comments

  19. How bad should the code be in a startup?

    192 points by andy_ppp Jun 7 4:32 | 176 comments

  20. Did you take any fresh MOOCs as of 2020?

    189 points by frankie_t Jul 3 3:05 | 73 comments

  21. What, in your opinion, are the greatest and most useful textbooks?

    189 points by Alekhine Jun 10 22:30 | 108 comments

  22. Moving from a startup to a big co, what should I be aware of?

    180 points by 1729 Jun 8 3:45 | 159 comments

  23. Is there any work being done in speech-to-code with deep learning?

    172 points by raidicy Jun 12 3:16 | 61 comments

  24. What are your go to SaaS products for startups/MVPs?

    169 points by lbj Jun 15 2:26 | 81 comments

  25. Is working as a developer on technical route until retirement feasible?

    167 points by jackalx Jun 12 14:09 | 108 comments

  26. Have you ever gone without a computer or phone for an extended period?

    165 points by luddite99 Jun 4 3:43 | 184 comments

  27. Which Coursera courses/specializations you recommend?

    163 points by quotz Jun 5 4:01 | 61 comments

  28. What’s a big trend we should all be following?

    155 points by cl42 Jun 19 14:47 | 301 comments

  29. How to develop a growth mindset?

    150 points by sixaddyffe2481 Jun 22 13:10 | 87 comments

  30. Have any of you moved back home to save money?

    147 points by throw51319 Jun 29 9:38 | 220 comments

  31. Why do you use Rust, when D is available?

    147 points by crazypython Jun 11 16:56 | 255 comments

  32. How do you divide time between engaging with users and development?

    145 points by bsldld Jun 17 3:24 | 72 comments

  33. Is Edge any better or worse than Chrome on privacy?

    140 points by StevePerkins Jun 28 6:41 | 120 comments

  34. You cannot delete comments posts or your account on HN. Concerned?

    135 points by headShrinker Jun 23 18:29 | 147 comments

  35. Tips for students before starting their first job

    132 points by oltdaniel Jun 12 0:47 | 175 comments

  36. Is there a whole universe of Chinese software that we don't see?

    127 points by thinkloop Jun 9 17:51 | 71 comments

  37. What would you do with unmetered 10gig?

    123 points by linsomniac Jun 10 8:04 | 176 comments

  38. I'd appreciate advice on my current work situation

    108 points by mb_72 Jun 9 4:51 | 73 comments

  39. What is the ideal developer experience in 2020?

    108 points by asim Jun 8 4:56 | 90 comments

  40. What kind of ideas are not VC-backable but should exist in the future?

    107 points by allenleein Jun 30 21:50 | 206 comments

  41. What are the technical justifications for keeping .DS_Store?

    106 points by kaptain Jun 25 19:42 | 91 comments

  42. Good articles/courses for understanding mathematical notation?

    104 points by rory_isAdonk Jun 19 8:14 | 28 comments

  43. Is it too late to start creating content on YouTube?

    104 points by p__ Jun 6 21:22 | 110 comments

  44. Who wants to be hired? (July 2020)

    102 points by whoishiring Jul 1 8:01 | 252 comments

  45. Best Bank for Startups?

    100 points by cbisnett Jun 29 13:32 | 53 comments

  46. How do you develop internal motivation?

    97 points by Xophmeister Jun 17 5:53 | 76 comments

  47. What is the smartest career path to take?

    94 points by bigJavaLava Jun 8 9:58 | 97 comments

  48. I implemented the life I designed: perfect but I feel lost. What now?

    92 points by adv0r Jun 7 12:43 | 173 comments

  49. How do you learn to build substantial, real world apps?

    87 points by smckk Jun 11 4:59 | 44 comments

  50. How to learn to create/draw mental models for programming?

    86 points by neogenix Jun 22 3:26 | 36 comments

  51. How do you read long PDFs?

    82 points by jvilalta Jun 15 18:33 | 105 comments

  52. What kind of math do you study in your free time?

    81 points by dunefox Jun 10 1:00 | 96 comments

  53. Canada for tech jobs?

    81 points by nicdc Jun 6 9:33 | 113 comments

  54. How do you take notes when reading a book?

    77 points by Foe Jun 21 17:35 | 60 comments

  55. Best Way to Mock APIs in 2020?

    71 points by HiddenCanary Jun 14 0:50 | 59 comments

  56. Shopify self hosted e-commerce alternative?

    70 points by econcon Jun 19 20:39 | 69 comments

  57. My boss ask I take my emails while on vacation

    67 points by bouchardm Jun 8 7:19 | 111 comments

  58. Which books have you read more than once?

    63 points by shuaib Jun 9 8:20 | 106 comments

  59. Which is that site which gives learning path for learning algorithms

    60 points by 4444 Jun 5 5:03 | 24 comments

  60. Why is the bandwidth on the big 3 cloud providers insanely expensive?

    59 points by rydre Jun 12 11:52 | 24 comments

  61. Startup CTO using big Twitter following to harass me, what should I do?

    57 points by FDSGSG Jun 30 5:07 | 23 comments

  62. Best Video Call Solution for Elderly

    57 points by noodlesUK Jun 22 0:09 | 63 comments

  63. Most life changing things that you bought?

    56 points by ggregoire Jun 28 7:24 | 156 comments

  64. Freelancer? Seeking freelancer? (July 2020)

    55 points by whoishiring Jul 1 8:01 | 101 comments

  65. Where to Search for Remote Jobs?

    55 points by rigaspapas Jul 1 5:24 | 35 comments

  66. How to care about work again?

    53 points by brailsafe Jun 13 23:46 | 30 comments

  67. How does one have the mindset to study for coding interviews?

    52 points by lowiqengineer Jun 27 16:13 | 51 comments

  68. Regreting Not Doing a Startup

    52 points by hfar Jun 18 10:13 | 59 comments

  69. Is it bad if I only have experience working in my startup?

    52 points by hazz99 Jun 13 20:30 | 51 comments

  70. Those who left software development for a different technical field?

    52 points by mr_hscker Jun 11 15:58 | 50 comments

  71. Do posts by authors with more karma rank higher?

    52 points by nick-garfield Jun 8 10:33 | 53 comments

  72. How to disagree with the rest of management?

    51 points by anonymous_smile Jun 5 3:48 | 64 comments

  73. Should I buy Mac book Pro now or wait for ARM?

    50 points by esseti Jun 25 1:04 | 115 comments

  74. What is Hacker News's business model?

    48 points by antonpuz Jun 28 12:50 | 45 comments

  75. Is “No Code” the future of web/app dev?

    47 points by zaksingh Jun 29 18:57 | 36 comments

  76. What Is the Value of CockroachDB?

    47 points by lokiju Jun 24 12:57 | 29 comments

  77. Without Einstein, would General Relativity be discovered by now?

    46 points by matt-attack Jun 7 14:06 | 14 comments

  78. Should I switch from software eng if I want to be an entrepreneur?

    45 points by lmdol Jun 15 4:56 | 34 comments

  79. Pitch your personal newsletter/blog with a one-liner

    44 points by artembugara Jun 21 8:08 | 58 comments

  80. How do you RSS?

    44 points by Grae Jun 19 11:13 | 71 comments

  81. Is anyone else losing friends in droves?

    44 points by lonelysf Jun 10 12:47 | 77 comments

  82. I find writing difficult, how do I make it easy?

    43 points by phekunde Jun 9 5:14 | 39 comments

  83. I want to quit coding professionally but keep it as hobby. What now?

    42 points by tlm2020 Jun 24 12:44 | 25 comments

  84. Impossible Ideas?

    41 points by ilolu Jun 21 12:39 | 95 comments

  85. How do I prepare for a job as an Implementation Consultant?

    41 points by curiosweti Jun 15 10:16 | 31 comments

  86. HN Invaded by Mass Media?

    40 points by talkingtab Jul 3 13:33 | 17 comments

  87. Can there be an open source homeschooling curriculum?

    40 points by bradenb Jun 30 15:35 | 17 comments

  88. Which industries have most people have never heard of?

    40 points by jfim Jun 15 17:06 | 16 comments

  89. Did you work too hard in your 20s?

    40 points by asdev Jun 12 8:27 | 34 comments

  90. Git alternatives that aren't so complicated?

    37 points by forgotmypw17 Jun 28 11:09 | 87 comments

  91. How should open source support critical dependencies?

    35 points by hn_throwaway_99 Jul 2 9:43 | 20 comments

  92. What's broken about the internet?

    34 points by resume384 Jun 17 12:59 | 45 comments

  93. Best general-audience science books

    33 points by raleighm Jun 27 18:34 | 16 comments

  94. Why can't we solve the app store monopoly problem?

    33 points by jonas_kgomo Jun 20 10:21 | 70 comments

  95. Do we need to redesign the internet?

    32 points by lbj Jun 29 14:32 | 30 comments

  96. Ideas on creating passive income streams

    32 points by mraza007 Jun 27 22:09 | 47 comments

  97. Do you still use reddit.com?

    31 points by asmbaty Jun 7 3:06 | 58 comments

  98. Is it rational to be afraid of mailing my list due to unsubscribes risk?

    30 points by semicolonandson Jul 3 10:40 | 52 comments

  99. Recommendations for applied engineering and math books for programmers?

    30 points by dr_kiszonka Jun 28 19:05 | 8 comments

  100. What is the current state of Google Stadia?

    30 points by antisthenes Jun 9 22:20 | 63 comments