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These are the current stories on the Hacker News Front page ranked by the raw score produced by the HN formula, with no moderation penalties or bonuses applied. This makes the impact of moderation on the HN frontpage visible (e.g. off-topic/non-tech stories are ranked higher).
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  1. Why you should not apply to YC (twitter.com/dvassallo)
    [flagged] ×7.18 #59 | 363 points by georgehill 5 hours ago | 151 comments | ??? ???
  2. Bringing Exchange Support to Thunderbird (thunderbird.net)
    ×2.05 #1 | 127 points by campuscodi 3 hours ago | 48 comments | ??? ???
  3. Two lifeforms merge in once-in-a-billion-years evolutionary event (newatlas.com)
    ×3.46 #8 | 57 points by awb 2 hours ago | 14 comments | ??? ???
  4. AltStore. The first Apple approved alternative App Store (altstore.io)
    ×3.43 #45 | 123 points by janandonly 4 hours ago | 69 comments | ??? ???
  5. Doomscroller.xyz (doomscroller.xyz)
    ×2.02 #2 | 286 points by arfrank 8 hours ago | 94 comments | ??? ???
  6. Meta says you can't turn off its new AI tool on Facebook, Instagram (globalnews.ca)
    ×3.58 #13 | 16 points by cannibalXxx 45 minutes ago | 11 comments | ??? ???
  7. GPT-4 can exploit vulnerabilities by reading CVEs (theregister.com)
    ×4.89 #9 | 13 points by ignoramous 30 minutes ago | 2 comments | ??? ???
  8. U-M finds students with alphabetically lower-ranked names receive lower grades (umich.edu)
    ×2.88 #21 | 334 points by cebert 9 hours ago | 232 comments | ??? ???
  9. Why Everything Is Becoming a Game (gurwinder.blog)
    ×2.58 #3 | 46 points by jger15 3 hours ago | 10 comments | ??? ???
  10. Self-reasoning tokens: teaching models to think ahead (reasoning-tokens.ghost.io)
    ×1.56 #12 | 106 points by fesens 5 hours ago | 16 comments | ??? ???
  11. Emerge (YC W21) is hiring senior engineers to automate dead code deletion (emergetools.com)
    2 hours ago | discuss | ??? ???
  12. Financial Market Applications of LLMs (thegradient.pub)
    ×1.28 #4 | 101 points by andreyk 5 hours ago | 44 comments | ??? ???
  13. VLC vs. the App Stores (mjtsai.com)
    ×3.64 #73 | 123 points by mpweiher 6 hours ago | 44 comments | ??? ???
  14. All web browsers on iOS are just Safari with different design (brave.com)
    ×3.28 | 29 points by rrr_oh_man 2 hours ago | 35 comments | ??? ???
  15. Show HN: Shepherd 3.0 – Like wandering the aisles of your favorite bookstore
    ×1.54 #50 | 93 points by bwb 5 hours ago | 30 comments | ??? ???
  16. Earth Online: non-stop satellite monitoring platform (nimbo.earth)
    ×1.29 #5 | 54 points by feydaykyn 4 hours ago | 8 comments | ??? ???
  17. FBI chief says Chinese hackers have infiltrated critical US infrastructure (theguardian.com)
    ×4.92 | 11 points by cscurmudgeon 1 hour ago | discuss | ??? ???
  18. HelloKitty ransomware rebrands, releases CD Projekt and Cisco data (bleepingcomputer.com)
    ×1.19 #17 | 53 points by sam42 5 hours ago | 38 comments | ??? ???
  19. Senate passes reauthorization of key US surveillance program after midnight (apnews.com)
    ×4.15 #24 | 242 points by WhyUVoteGarbage 12 hours ago | 150 comments | ??? ???
  20. My Journey into Personal Computer Software Development in 1983 (farrs.substack.com)
    ×1.03 #7 | 53 points by saloama 5 hours ago | 14 comments | ??? ???
  21. The current state of map design in OpenStreetMap (imagico.de)
    ×1.44 #6 | 142 points by altilunium 9 hours ago | 35 comments | ??? ???
  22. Tips on adding JSON output to your command line utility. (2021) (kellybrazil.com)
    ×1.14 #20 | 81 points by fanf2 7 hours ago | 58 comments | ??? ???
  23. MuPDF WASM Viewer Demo (mupdf.com)
    ×1.48 #10 | 252 points by aragonite 13 hours ago | 61 comments | ??? ???
  24. Boeing and the Dark Age of American Manufacturing (theatlantic.com)
    ×2.35 | 18 points by fortran77 2 hours ago | 14 comments | ??? ???
  25. GitHub comments abused to push malware via Microsoft repo URLs (bleepingcomputer.com)
    ×3.91 #30 | 97 points by nateb2022 8 hours ago | 26 comments | ??? ???
  26. Ask HN: Please recommend how to manage personal serverss
    ×2.23 | 33 points by scott01 4 hours ago | 54 comments | ??? ???
  27. Relatively Universal ROM Programmer Makes Retro Tech Hacking Accessible (hackaday.com)
    ×1.33 #22 | 19 points by rcarmo 3 hours ago | discuss | ??? ???
  28. Daniel Dennett has died (dailynous.com)
    ×3.68 #46 | 922 points by mellosouls 1 day ago | 518 comments | ??? ???
  29. Debugging the Doctor Brain: Who's teaching doctors how to think? (bessstillman.substack.com)
    ×0.93 #27 | 96 points by jseliger 10 hours ago | 80 comments | ??? ???
  30. US House approves $61B in military aid for Ukraine after months of stalling (theguardian.com)
    ×6.98 | 13 points by yakshaving_jgt 3 hours ago | 3 comments | ??? ???
  31. Meta Llama 3 (meta.com)
    ×8.08 #67 | 2147 points by bratao 2 days ago | 906 comments | ??? ???
  32. Ceefax Simulator (nathanmediaservices.co.uk)
    ×1.11 #43 | 149 points by rwmj 15 hours ago | 96 comments | ??? ???
  33. 50 Years Later, This Apollo-Era Antenna Still Talks to Voyager 2 (ieee.org)
    ×1.46 #26 | 177 points by jnord 17 hours ago | 39 comments | ??? ???
  34. Show HN: LLM Scraper – turn any webpage into structured data (github.com/mishushakov)
    ×2.11 #38 | 10 points by ushakov 3 hours ago | 2 comments | ??? ???
  35. Hierarchical Clustering (wikipedia.org)
    ×1.15 #70 | 26 points by elsewhen 6 hours ago | 4 comments | ??? ???
  36. Netflix Accused of Using AI Photos in True Crime Documentary (petapixel.com)
    ×3.76 #75 | 7 points by Michelangelo11 2 hours ago | discuss | ??? ???
  37. Why We're Doing This (flickr.org)
    ×1.46 #61 | 14 points by carride 4 hours ago | 2 comments | ??? ???
  38. One of the worst medical scandals of modern times (yorkshirepost.co.uk)
    ×2.48 | 4 points by gebberbinmer 1 hour ago | discuss | ??? ???
  39. Londoners see what a scientist looks like up close in 50 photographs (nature.com)
    ×0.94 #23 | 18 points by sohkamyung 5 hours ago | 19 comments | ??? ???
  40. Tea.xyz causes open source spam problems, again (web3isgoinggreat.com)
    ×2.62 | 4 points by anigbrowl 1 hour ago | discuss | ??? ???
  41. Morton: Bit Interleaving in C/C++ (github.com/jart)
    ×1.07 #14 | 102 points by tosh 14 hours ago | 22 comments | ??? ???
  42. The Future of Ruby and Rails in the Age of AI (medium.com)
    ×3.37 #34 | 23 points by Stwerner 6 hours ago | 6 comments | ??? ???
  43. Tesla cuts Model Y, X and S prices in the US, ends the referral program (engadget.com)
    ×2.49 #89 | 5 points by MilnerRoute 2 hours ago | discuss | ??? ???
  44. What Happens When Hyperscalers and Clouds Buy Most Servers and Storage? (nextplatform.com)
    ×1.33 #33 | 84 points by rbanffy 13 hours ago | 80 comments | ??? ???
  45. Tell HN: Ever think of applying to YC? Do it this weekend for S24
    ×1.56 #19 | 332 points by dang 1 day ago | 391 comments | ??? ???
  46. Quill v2 – Rich text editor (quilljs.com)
    ×2.27 #32 | 421 points by ulrischa 1 day ago | 88 comments | ??? ???
  47. Coz: Causal Profiling (github.com/plasma-umass)
    ×0.92 #15 | 55 points by keepamovin 11 hours ago | 9 comments | ??? ???
  48. Volkswagen workers vote overwhelmingly to join the UAW (cnn.com)
    ×4.40 #64 | 135 points by danans 17 hours ago | 46 comments | ??? ???
  49. How I tricked iOS into giving me EU features (twitter.com/hbkirb)
    ×3.13 | 7 points by jsheard 3 hours ago | discuss | ??? ???
  50. The Basics of Legibility: A Short Guide for Non-Typographers (nubero.ch)
    ×1.40 #31 | 144 points by throw0101c 19 hours ago | 50 comments | ??? ???
  51. Dehydrated: Letsencrypt/acme client implemented as a shell-script (github.com/dehydrated-io)
    ×1.41 #51 | 114 points by thunderbong 17 hours ago | 89 comments | ??? ???
  52. How Much Aid Has the U.S. Sent Ukraine? Here Are Six Charts (cfr.org)
    ×2.48 | 4 points by eatonphil 1 hour ago | 1 comments | ??? ???
  53. Is the Internet the Enemy of Progress? (nytimes.com)
    ×2.50 | 4 points by paulpauper 2 hours ago | 1 comments | ??? ???
  54. Bitcoin Block 840000 (mempool.space)
    ×4.50 | 184 points by greyface- 23 hours ago | 379 comments | ??? ???
  55. Tell HN: You can't search your WhatsApp without exposing yourself to metaAI
    ×1.51 | 5 points by nothrowaways 2 hours ago | 4 comments | ??? ???
  56. Delta City '95 – Complete pack of official updates for Microsoft Windows 95 (stare.pro)
    ×2.07 #88 | 86 points by Lammy 16 hours ago | 27 comments | ??? ???
  57. Fossils found in Somerset by girl, 11, 'may be of largest-ever marine reptile' (theguardian.com)
    ×1.25 #71 | 50 points by keepamovin 12 hours ago | 17 comments | ??? ???
  58. Tesla Recalls All Cybertrucks for Faulty Accelerator Pedals (techcrunch.com)
    ×5.55 | 423 points by sarimkx 1 day ago | 558 comments | ??? ???
  59. UN plastics treaty: don't let lobbyists drown out researchers (nature.com)
    ×2.32 #40 | 59 points by adrian_mrd 13 hours ago | 11 comments | ??? ???
  60. New Research Reveals That the Spinal Cord Can Learn and Memorize (scitechdaily.com)
    ×1.93 | 3 points by bookofjoe 1 hour ago | discuss | ??? ???
  61. The legendary Zilog Z80 CPU is being discontinued after nearly 50 years (techspot.com)
    ×1.83 | 6 points by gjsman-1000 3 hours ago | 3 comments | ??? ???
  62. I wrote my own editor (bold-edit.com)
    ×1.94 | 3 points by levodelellis 1 hour ago | discuss | ??? ???
  63. Microsoft teases deepfake AI that's too good to release (theregister.com)
    ×1.47 | 5 points by ta8645 3 hours ago | 2 comments | ??? ???
  64. Valkey Is Rapidly Overtaking Redis (devops.com)
    ×4.44 | 187 points by CrankyBear 1 day ago | 81 comments | ??? ???
  65. Calculus Made Easy (calculusmadeeasy.org)
    ×3.67 | 664 points by susam 2 days ago | 213 comments | ??? ???
  66. Supabase Storage now supports the S3 protocol (supabase.com)
    ×2.02 #28 | 467 points by inian 1 day ago | 160 comments | ??? ???
  67. Custom of the Sea (wikipedia.org)
    ×0.99 #44 | 10 points by koolba 5 hours ago | 1 comments | ??? ???
  68. Binary Greedy Voxel Meshing Algorithm (github.com/TanTanDev)
    ×0.42 #18 | 7 points by catapart 4 hours ago | 4 comments | ??? ???
  69. Multipath TCP for Linux (2022) (mptcp.dev)
    ×1.26 #41 | 217 points by pantalaimon 1 day ago | 91 comments | ??? ???
  70. Inverters with constant full load capability for electric drives (fraunhofer.de)
    ×0.72 #37 | 64 points by cl3misch 16 hours ago | 40 comments | ??? ???
  71. Why do some leading geologists reject the term "Anthropocene"? (newyorker.com)
    ×2.21 | 4 points by Hooke 2 hours ago | discuss | ??? ???
  72. Natural Language Processing in Bash (massimo-nazaria.github.io)
    ×0.80 #16 | 5 points by thunderbong 3 hours ago | discuss | ??? ???
  73. The Curse of Monkey Island (filfre.net)
    ×2.24 | 219 points by cybersoyuz 1 day ago | 102 comments | ??? ???
  74. Wikipedia Has Cancer (2017) (wikipedia.org)
    ×4.32 #86 | 104 points by cubefox 22 hours ago | 43 comments | ??? ???
  75. SICP in GNU TeXmacs (github.com/XmacsLabs)
    ×1.19 #25 | 31 points by amichail 12 hours ago | 4 comments | ??? ???
  76. Add Depth of Field to Screenshots (blurmatic.com)
    ×2.69 | 250 points by s16h 1 day ago | 59 comments | ??? ???
  77. Hardest problem in computer science: centering things (tonsky.me)
    ×7.06 | 1378 points by tobr 3 days ago | 444 comments | ??? ???
  78. 3rd Edition of Programming: Principles and Practice Using C++ by Stroustrup (stroustrup.com)
    ×1.71 | 240 points by jrepinc 1 day ago | 215 comments | ??? ???
  79. Zig Language 0.12 Release (github.com/ziglang)
    ×1.74 | 3 points by lr1970 2 hours ago | 1 comments | ??? ???
  80. Church's λ-Calculus (2023) [pdf] (cmu.edu)
    ×1.26 #42 | 140 points by jstrieb 1 day ago | 44 comments | ??? ???
  81. I'm 38 Web Developer and close to burnout
    ×2.24 #62 | 21 points by yousuke86 10 hours ago | 32 comments | ??? ???
  82. Cosmic rays streamed through Earth's atmosphere 41k years ago (phys.org)
    ×0.77 #60 | 86 points by wglb 21 hours ago | 45 comments | ??? ???
  83. Americans Throw Away Up to $68M in Coins a Year (wsj.com)
    ×1.78 | 3 points by lxm 2 hours ago | 2 comments | ??? ???
  84. 6th generation x86 CPU Comparisons (azillionmonkeys.com)
    ×1.30 #52 | 117 points by luu 1 day ago | 28 comments | ??? ???
  85. Traveling Flame Discovery [video] (youtube.com)
    ×0.85 #65 | 12 points by olooney 7 hours ago | 1 comments | ??? ???
  86. I spoke with a Google worker fired for protesting $1.2B Israel contract (thehandbasket.co)
    ×9.13 | 206 points by KittenInABox 1 day ago | 356 comments | ??? ???
  87. Randar: A Minecraft exploit that uses LLL lattice reduction to crack server RNG (github.com/spawnmason)
    ×2.61 #58 | 513 points by leijurv 2 days ago | 112 comments | ??? ???
  88. Wax compiler – a tiny language designed to transpile to other languages (waxc.netlify.app)
    ×1.64 #49 | 58 points by shakna 18 hours ago | 9 comments | ??? ???
  89. Show HN: Talk to Me Human – my game about social persuasion (talktomehuman.com)
    ×1.23 #80 | 129 points by mbforbes 1 day ago | 47 comments | ??? ???
  90. Robotic arms that assemble panels on solar farms (fastcompany.com)
    ×1.43 #85 | 154 points by justicz 1 day ago | 86 comments | ??? ???