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Hacker News digest

Show me the best stories with a score of at least that are at least hours old and from the last days.

Limited to 50 stories (≈20 per day). More were found.

Use a work journal (fev.al)
276 comments 2 days, 1288 points
Nevada’s public employee pension fund invests passively and beats peers (2016) (www.wsj.com)
434 comments 47 hours, 766 points
Houston-area residents enter sixth day without power, air conditioning (www.cnn.com)
420 comments 2 days, 705 points
Trump injured but ‘fine’ after attempted assassination at rally (apnews.com)
400 comments 2 days, 642 points
Jelly Star – The Smallest Android 13 Smartphone (www.unihertz.com)
254 comments 2 days, 559 points
show Show HN: Resurrecting a dead Dune RTS game (wheybags.com)
95 comments 2 days, 554 points
Disney's Internal Slack Breached? NullBulge Leaks 1.1 TiB of Data (hackread.com)
220 comments 2 days, 535 points
The six dumbest ideas in computer security (2005) (www.ranum.com)
263 comments 41 hours, 513 points
How to Know When It's Time to Go (thecodist.com)
189 comments 28 hours, 496 points
Google's Gemini AI caught scanning Google Drive PDF files without permission (www.tomshardware.com)
141 comments 15 hours, 431 points
Fitting an elephant with four non-zero parameters (arxiv.org)
130 comments 32 hours, 424 points
Fusion – A hobby OS implemented in Nim (github.com)
100 comments 27 hours, 422 points
Introduction to Calvin and Hobbes: Sunday Pages 1985-1995 (2001) (timhulsizer.com)
124 comments 2 days, 409 points
Rust for Filesystems (lwn.net)
167 comments 13 hours, 404 points
Just Be Rich (2021) (keenen.xyz)
200 comments 27 hours, 394 points
Give people something to link to (simonwillison.net)
62 comments 2 days, 366 points
Firefox 128 enables "privacy-preserving" ad measurements by default (mstdn.social)
142 comments 14 hours, 340 points
show Show HN: I built a Jeopardy game maker with buzzer support (buzzinga.io)
68 comments 34 hours, 336 points
No reasonable expectation of privacy in one's Google location data (fourthamendment.com)
120 comments 44 hours, 327 points
After initially rejecting it, Apple has approved the first PC emulator for iOS (www.theverge.com)
115 comments 44 hours, 322 points
For the Colonel, It Was Finger-Lickin’ Bad (1976) (kottke.org)
165 comments 2 days, 321 points
Writing a BIOS bootloader for 64-bit mode from scratch (thasso.xyz)
73 comments 38 hours, 320 points
The Illustrated AlphaFold (elanapearl.github.io)
10 comments 2 days, 310 points
Dear AWS, please let me be a cloud engineer again (lucvandonkersgoed.com)
124 comments 2 days, 307 points
Building and scaling Notion's data lake (www.notion.so)
77 comments 38 hours, 306 points
Git-PR: patch requests over SSH (pr.pico.sh)
102 comments 39 hours, 304 points
show Show HN: I made a drag and drop CSS grid generator (cssgridgenerator.io)
44 comments 2 days, 298 points
Gpu.cpp: A lightweight library for portable low-level GPU computation (www.answer.ai)
51 comments 2 days, 284 points
Calculating position from raw GPS data (2017) (www.telesens.co)
46 comments 29 hours, 280 points
Ad-tech setting 'Privacy-Preserving Attribution' is opt-out in Firefox 128 (gladtech.social)
115 comments 2 days, 241 points
Talos: Secure, immutable, and minimal Linux OS for running Kubernetes (www.talos.dev)
65 comments 2 days, 233 points
Disruptor-rs: better latency and throughput than crossbeam (github.com)
35 comments 2 days, 232 points
"Firefox added [ad tracking] and has already turned it on without asking you" (mastodon.social)
92 comments 2 days, 231 points
Tabloid: A clickbait headline programming language (2021) (tabloid.vercel.app)
29 comments 23 hours, 228 points
self tell Tell HN: your next idea should focus on aged care
111 comments 2 days, 220 points
Musical Notation for Modular Synthesizers (www.perfectcircuit.com)
69 comments 2 days, 217 points
Solving the Worst Problem in Programming Education: Windows (learncodethehardway.com)
121 comments 2 days, 212 points
The Birth of Standard Error (2013) (www2.dmst.aueb.gr)
48 comments 2 days, 206 points
WebContainers: Dev environments. In your web app (webcontainers.io)
62 comments 2 days, 206 points
How do we make remote meetings not suck? (2018) (chelseatroy.com)
98 comments 46 hours, 198 points
Firmware update hides a device’s Bluetooth fingerprint (today.ucsd.edu)
48 comments 42 hours, 195 points
show Show HN: I generated 70k audiobooks with OpenAI Text-to-Speech (listenly.io)
75 comments 32 hours, 195 points
Increasing Google and Alphabet VRP rewards (bughunters.google.com)
95 comments 2 days, 194 points
Building the Bell System (www.construction-physics.com)
51 comments 36 hours, 191 points
Annual pre-pay and marketing budgets (longform.asmartbear.com)
62 comments 37 hours, 191 points
show Show HN: Kaskade – A text user interface for Kafka (github.com)
36 comments 33 hours, 187 points
STEMFIE, a 3D-printable construction set toy (www.stemfie.org)
30 comments 2 days, 186 points
The fascinating and complicated sex lives of white-throated sparrows (www.audubon.org)
26 comments 20 hours, 185 points
California Grid Breezes Through Heatwave with Batteries (thinc.blog)
77 comments 27 hours, 176 points
Nvidia Warp: Python framework for high-performance simulation and graphics code (nvidia.github.io)
22 comments 45 hours, 168 points

Score explanation: [HN score] + [number of comments] = [total score]