Top papers and documents on Hacker News in the last month. Updated weekly.

5. Quick Overview of Julia language

algorithmsbook.com • 143 points

10. The Early Development of Programming Languages

bitsavers.trailing-edge.com • 73 points

16. In Praise of Lectures

dpmms.cam.ac.uk • 29 points

20. Microcode-Level Calculator Simulation

nonpareil.brouhaha.com • 15 points

23. Building a Hacker Space

events.ccc.de • 11 points

31. Elections Have Tax Consequences

assets.realclear.com • 7 points