Story ranking for the past week

  1. Silicon Valley's best kept secret: Founder liquidity | 913
  2. Lynn Conway has died | 328
  3. Apple Intelligence for iPhone, iPad, and Mac | 1226
  4. Voyager 1 is back online: NASA spacecraft returns data from all 4 instruments | 213
  5. Apple's On-Device and Server Foundation Models | 532
  6. Microsoft Chose Profit over Security, Whistleblower Says | 303
  7. I like the RP2040 | 397
  8. The GJK Algorithm: A weird and beautiful way to do a simple thing | 60
  9. Private Cloud Compute: A new frontier for AI privacy in the cloud | 369
  10. ARC Prize – a $1M+ competition towards open AGI progress | 337
  11. Perplexity AI is lying about their user agent | 515
  12. Banana giant Chiquita held liable by US court for funding paramilitaries | 306
  13. Uncensor any LLM with abliteration | 284
  14. Show HN: We Made The World's Smallest and Cheapest Network Switch | 150
  15. MLow: Meta's low bitrate audio codec | 196
  16. What You Get After Running an SSH Honeypot for 30 Days | 371
  17. MicroMac, a Macintosh for under £5 | 61
  18. Elixir 1.17 released: set-theoretic types in patterns, durations, OTP 27 | 154
  19. Nvidia Warp: A Python framework for high performance GPU simulation and graphics | 133
  20. Japan enacts law to promote competition in smartphone app stores | 336
  21. Noam Chomsky 'no longer able to talk' after 'medical event' | 421
  22. Show HN: Markdown HN profiles at {user}.at.hn | 154
  23. Indian startup 3D prints rocket engine in 72 hours | 267
  24. Start presentations on the second slide | 152
  25. OpenAI and Apple Announce Partnership | 317
  26. I found a 55 year old bug in the first Lunar Lander game | 113
  27. Apple blocks PC emulator in iOS App Store and third-party app stores | 190
  28. Microsoft's Recall AI feature is now indefinitely delayed | 5
  29. Serious Sam handled massive amounts of enemies on 56k modem connections | 160
  30. Deterioration of local community a major driver of loss of play-based childhood | 452
  31. How Meta trains large language models at scale | 194
  32. Do not try to be the smartest in the room; try to be the kindest | 232
  33. Apple unveils 'Passwords' manager app at WWDC 2024 | 742
  34. Flameshot – Open-source screenshot software | 127
  35. Microsoft's official Minesweeper app has ads, pay-to-win, and is hundreds of MBs | 209
  36. The Raspberry Pi 5 Is No Match for a Tini-Mini-Micro PC | 304
  37. Twenty, a modern CRM alternative to Salesforce | 165
  38. The sun's magnetic field is about to flip | 166
  39. NLRB judge declares non-compete clause is an unfair labor practice | 222
  40. AMD CEO Lisa Su reminisces about designing the PS3's infamous Cell processor | 237
  41. Land value tax in online games and virtual worlds (2022) | 397
  42. ESASky | 55
  43. macOS Sequoia Preview | 344
  44. Swift Static Linux SDK | 259
  45. Gerald Sussman: Programming is (should be) fun (2022) [video] | 106
  46. Terence Tao on proof checkers and AI programs | 173
  47. POV-Ray – The Persistence of Vision Raytracer (2021) | 169
  48. ChromeOS will soon be developed on large portions of the Android stack | 459
  49. H.264 Is Magic (2016) | 186
  50. Show HN: Shpool, a Lightweight Tmux Alternative | 178
  51. French court orders Google, Cloudflare, Cisco to poison DNS to stop piracy | 195
  52. Home-Cooked Software and Barefoot Developers | 171
  53. Just Enough Software Architecture (2010) | 161
  54. 23words.com | 82
  55. AI Search: The Bitter-Er Lesson | 201
  56. Mouth-based touchpad enables people living with paralysis to use computers | 88
  57. Microsoft to delay release of Recall AI feature on security concerns | 460
  58. Show HN: Revideo – Create Videos with Code | 76
  59. Show HN: Probabilistic Tic-Tac-Toe | 106
  60. U.S.-Saudi petrodollar pact ends after 50 years | 324
  61. Some people with insomnia think they're awake when they're asleep | 180
  62. My thoughts on Python in Excel | 118
  63. Elsevier embeds a hash in the PDF metadata that is unique for each download (2022) | 139
  64. Building SimCity: How to put the world in a machine | 117
  65. Understanding the neuroscience behind burnout (2022) | 207
  66. Exponentially Better Rotations (2022) | 62
  67. AMD's MI300X Outperforms Nvidia's H100 for LLM Inference | 252
  68. Show HN: Unforget, the note-taking app I always wanted: offline first, encrypted | 137
  69. How to get the most out of Postgres memory settings | 81
  70. Experts vs. Imitators | 149
  71. A new term, ‘slop’, has emerged to describe dubious A.I.-generated material | 243
  72. Snowden: "They've gone full mask-off: do not ever trust OpenAI or its products" | 147
  73. Fungus breaks down ocean plastic | 226
  74. Group chats rule the world | 183
  75. Self-Serve Dashboards | 86
  76. Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-8 Max Experienced Dutch Roll | 227
  77. The Swift compiler is slow due to how types are inferred | 214
  78. The rarest move in chess [video] | 95
  79. Tesla's FSD – A Useless Technology Demo | 344
  80. Diffractive Chocolate | 67
  81. Simple sabotage for software (2023) | 73
  82. Intel is trucking a 916k-pound 'Super Load' across Ohio to its new fab | 235
  83. When Water Flows Uphill [video] (2013) | 39
  84. Sleep deprivation disrupts memory | 101
  85. IKEA's retailer's solved global 'unhappy worker' crisis by raising salaries | 210
  86. Norway discovers Europe's largest deposit of rare earth metals | 253
  87. Gainax, known for 'Evangelion' anime production, goes bankrupt | 154
  88. Star botanist likely made up data about nutritional supplements, new probe finds | 91
  89. Cost of self hosting Llama-3 8B-Instruct | 181
  90. Scan HTML faster with SIMD instructions – Chrome edition | 129
  91. SimCity in the web browser using WebAssembly and OpenGL | 50
  92. Lexbor – An open source HTML Renderer library | 24
  93. Ted Chiang has won the PEN/Faulkner Foundation's short story prize | 116
  94. Forsp: A Forth+Lisp Hybrid Lambda Calculus Language | 101
  95. Eden Abhez: The strangest hit songwriter | 32
  96. Why Triplebyte Failed | 275
  97. Chaos in the medium: Watercolour plotting | 14
  98. NumPy 2.0 | 47
  99. British duo arrested for SMS phishing via homemade cell tower | 175
  100. The Architecture Behind a One-Person Tech Startup (2021) | 72