Hakaran

Hacker News Rankings

  1. Who is hiring? (July 2020)

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

  2. How to improve my abstract thinking?

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

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

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

  4. Recommend a maths book for a teenager?

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

  5. Has anyone fixed their own bruxism?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  11. Best Bank for Startups?

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

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

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

  13. Most life changing things that you bought?

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

  14. Freelancer? Seeking freelancer? (July 2020)

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

  15. Where to Search for Remote Jobs?

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

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

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

  17. What is Hacker News's business model?

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

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

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

  19. HN Invaded by Mass Media?

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

  20. Can there be an open source homeschooling curriculum?

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

  21. Git alternatives that aren't so complicated?

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

  22. How should open source support critical dependencies?

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

  23. Best general-audience science books

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

  24. Do we need to redesign the internet?

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

  25. Ideas on creating passive income streams

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

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

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

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

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

  28. FB suggests friends after visiting same city, don't use FB phone. How?

    27 points by shafyy Jul 3 4:43 | 23 comments

  29. Should remote worker salaries be based on location?

    25 points by dennisy Jul 1 13:44 | 25 comments

  30. Wrong Pipe Character?

    21 points by jbverschoor Jun 29 3:11 | 12 comments

  31. Tired of Leetcode style interviews. What to do?

    20 points by tundratoys Jul 1 17:08 | 19 comments

  32. What effect will the new US anti-encryption laws going to have on FLOSS?

    20 points by Shared404 Jun 28 14:20 | 3 comments

  33. How in the world is $TSLA worth more than $TM?

    19 points by Spinosaurus Jul 1 9:14 | 42 comments

  34. What’s your favorite mental model / framework for self development?

    19 points by yarapavan Jun 27 8:44 | 11 comments

  35. Side project went viral, now Google is charging me $1k. Help?

    18 points by bennettfeely Jul 3 1:56 | 13 comments

  36. Has the market for software engineers diminished at all?

    18 points by baron816 Jul 2 22:26 | 10 comments

  37. What makes a great personal website?

    18 points by cheeew Jun 30 13:29 | 12 comments

  38. How's your quarantine side project going?

    17 points by robmerki Jul 2 16:13 | 18 comments

  39. What’s it like being a Quant or Quantitative Programmer

    17 points by mraza007 Jul 1 20:08 | 14 comments

  40. Are there any messaging apps supporting Markdown?

    16 points by 5986043handy Jul 3 14:05 | 9 comments

  41. Is this legal? Employer requires saved submission of health data daily

    13 points by priv_con Jul 1 7:42 | 17 comments

  42. Does anyone actually make any returns from AngelList?

    13 points by abjgwts Jun 30 12:00 | 4 comments

  43. Why do browsers include developer tools?

    13 points by vghaisas Jun 28 12:05 | 14 comments

  44. Where do I go to learn more about the lambda calculus?

    12 points by mnemonicsloth Jun 30 17:11 | 5 comments

  45. What books got you curious and inspired about fields other than CS?

    11 points by ahmedbaracat Jul 3 1:40 | 9 comments

  46. Who's Looking for a Co-Founder?

    11 points by marcell Jul 2 8:01 | 4 comments

  47. How's the Denver, Coloraldo tech startup scene?

    11 points by wafflez180 Jun 29 21:35 | 7 comments

  48. Does your organization have a handbook?

    10 points by Kinrany Jun 29 9:26 | 7 comments

  49. Is part time freelancing possible

    10 points by xupybd Jun 27 21:50 | 11 comments

  50. How do you deal with family members who are into conspiracy theory?

    9 points by MKais Jun 29 15:17 | 21 comments

  51. Is there still a Windows shell replacement scene?

    9 points by indigodaddy Jun 28 21:43 | 11 comments

  52. Has FOSS Software Won?

    9 points by foobar_ Jun 28 19:39 | 9 comments

  53. How to drive up employee/intern morale in an online working environment?

    8 points by iamnotjasper Jul 1 12:08 | 1 comments

  54. Freelancers, do you have the same problem?

    8 points by carterharrison Jul 1 11:37 | 5 comments

  55. Why don't you use formal methods?

    8 points by p0llard Jul 1 6:38 | 4 comments

  56. What will Arm Macs mean?

    8 points by saltcod Jun 30 4:22 | 8 comments

  57. Mastering math word problems for upper elementary student

    8 points by bahirjinaik Jun 27 19:24 | 6 comments

  58. With most people working from home, what is your daily schedule now?

    7 points by dope Jul 3 19:11 | 0 comments

  59. What tools do you use to test accessibility in CI?

    7 points by turdnagel Jul 2 7:44 | 2 comments

  60. Good Resources on Voice Encryption?

    7 points by quotz Jul 2 4:20 | 4 comments

  61. Any data that show startups with solo founders less likely to succeed?

    7 points by brainless Jul 1 16:33 | 3 comments

  62. Why isnt there a public spec for Bitcoin core?

    7 points by nnn1234 Jun 30 6:43 | 10 comments

  63. Is software engineering a dying field?

    7 points by aliuqet Jun 29 7:12 | 9 comments

  64. GitHub alternatives? (except for Gitlab and Bitbucket)

    7 points by spiderjako22 Jun 28 10:11 | 4 comments

  65. Good posts/resources on how user data is sold?

    6 points by mavsman Jul 3 20:16 | 1 comments

  66. Any resources on the best physical UI?

    6 points by lokiju Jul 1 12:11 | 2 comments

  67. Good resources to learn GIS as a programmer?

    6 points by roperzh Jun 30 16:34 | 2 comments

  68. Should I learn Linear Algebra? Why?

    6 points by lokiju Jun 30 7:42 | 8 comments

  69. What is the best way to learn networking?

    6 points by halvardssm Jun 28 1:44 | 2 comments

  70. How do you deal with social isolation while working from home?

    5 points by msigwart Jul 3 2:36 | 7 comments

  71. What's your preferred method of learning something completely new?

    5 points by rxsel Jul 2 10:23 | 1 comments

  72. Which companies built 'what customers wanted' but money didn't follow?

    5 points by chirau Jul 1 19:26 | 0 comments

  73. Help out an old data center tech monkey which job is about to deprecate

    5 points by OldandLonely Jul 1 15:49 | 3 comments

  74. What are the options for non tracking online advertisement?

    5 points by pertence Jun 27 8:39 | 0 comments

  75. Which magazines/publications do you follow?

    5 points by ege_erdogan Jun 27 5:04 | 3 comments

  76. Why does Google have so many conference/messaging apps?

    4 points by ent101 Jul 3 18:01 | 1 comments

  77. How do you keep proper posture while seated?

    4 points by takizawa11 Jul 3 14:06 | 5 comments

  78. What topics are a must have for a JR server side Java dev?

    4 points by culopatin Jul 3 13:16 | 3 comments

  79. I have $5000. How to build small business?

    4 points by a-run-achal Jul 3 12:50 | 1 comments

  80. What are the best sites in 2020 to post articles about programming?

    4 points by h302 Jul 3 8:08 | 2 comments

  81. Which service to use to show web-site design mockup to a client?

    4 points by rusinov Jul 3 1:19 | 1 comments

  82. Small teams, how do work from home?

    4 points by njsubedi Jul 3 0:34 | 2 comments

  83. What would you pay monthly to be searchable?

    4 points by thomas536 Jul 2 23:38 | 10 comments

  84. Is there any way to avoid setting a Signal pin?

    4 points by hedora Jul 2 17:42 | 2 comments

  85. What is the most challenging part of the home buying process?

    4 points by munchieboy Jul 2 17:31 | 1 comments

  86. Should one avoid leaderboards in a mobile game that is not popular yet?

    4 points by amichail Jul 2 6:30 | 3 comments

  87. Why has HN not bothered about updating its UX?

    4 points by escapist16 Jul 2 2:01 | 8 comments

  88. Gifts for Thesis Advisor?

    4 points by SCUSKU Jul 1 16:12 | 5 comments

  89. Why is Facebook Stock back up again after advertisers leave?

    4 points by catsarebetter Jul 1 13:50 | 9 comments

  90. Without a background in CS, how do I get into the field of A.I?

    4 points by pmcp Jul 1 2:13 | 5 comments

  91. What did you get out of being an entrepreneur?

    4 points by netham91 Jul 1 0:44 | 4 comments

  92. How do you escape a manager who is holding you back?

    4 points by throwaway419 Jun 30 12:41 | 1 comments

  93. Sideprojects/passive income businesses with little or no own coding?

    4 points by throwawayt856 Jun 30 9:54 | 0 comments

  94. How do I make sure my website is GDPR compliant?

    4 points by jbuttwerworth Jun 30 9:17 | 2 comments

  95. How to deal with hostile code review?

    4 points by codingstuffs Jun 30 7:16 | 2 comments

  96. Is Tik-Tok Malware?

    4 points by linsomniac Jun 29 10:18 | 3 comments

  97. What are the management principles you use to be a better manager?

    4 points by pravj Jun 29 8:31 | 0 comments

  98. Layman's reading about dark matter?

    4 points by spiffyman Jun 27 22:34 | 0 comments

  99. How do I self learn psychology?

    3 points by sidyapa Jul 3 8:21 | 7 comments

  100. Would You Go to the Doctor Right Now?

    3 points by brundolf Jun 30 15:32 | 10 comments