Top documents and papers on Hacker News in 2019. Updated weekly.

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6. Clear is better than clever

dave.cheney.net • 495 points

10. DIB Guide: Detecting Agile BS

media.defense.gov • 396 points

11. Introduction to Algotrading

isomorphisms.sdf.org • 393 points

16. Busy Person Patterns

hillside.net • 318 points

18. The Mueller Report

justice.gov • 310 points

20. LaTeX Coffee Stains

hanno-rein.de • 288 points

23. GameBoy CPU Manual

realboyemulator.files.wordpress.com • 260 points

25. The Problem of Thinking Too Much

statweb.stanford.edu • 254 points

28. Thinking Forth – A Language and Philosophy for Solving Problems

1scyem2bunjw1ghzsf1cjwwn-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com • 231 points

40. Hacking PostgreSQL

postgresql.eu • 190 points

49. The Efficiency Is Everything Cookbook

efficiencyiseverything.com • 160 points

51. Network offloading in OpenWrt

openwrtsummit.files.wordpress.com • 157 points

58. It Takes Two Neurons to Ride a Bicycle

paradise.caltech.edu • 146 points

60. SAT/SMT by Example

yurichev.com • 145 points

65. The Night Watch

usenix.org • 111 points3 citations

69. The Impact of the Lambda Calculus

www-users.mat.umk.pl • 134 points

71. The Erdos Paradox

arxiv.org • 133 points

75. Invent More, Toil Less

usenix.org • 128 points

78. Freedom to Compete Act

rubio.senate.gov • 126 points

79. Smalltalk 80 – Blue Book

stephane.ducasse.free.fr • 122 points

80. All late projects are the same

systemsguild.com • 122 points

87. 50 Years of Data Science

courses.csail.mit.edu • 108 points1 citation

92. What Made Apollo a Success?

ntrs.nasa.gov • 112 points

93. HyperCard Users Guide

vintageapple.org • 110 points

97. Optimization: An Introduction

imperial.ac.uk • 96 points