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  • Would you try HN weekly newsletter?
    I’ve been subscribed to for years. I imagine this would be tough to compete with. - Source: Hacker News / about 1 month ago
  • How do ADHD people cope on here?
    I am getting to this post now because I only consume this website through which allows me to feel up to date on things but also not have the constant need to open the site. I then work my way through the newsletter over the week, reading the things that seem important. The thing about a lot of tech news is that it all feels important but it really isn't. The newsletter helps me manage... - Source: Hacker News / about 2 months ago
  • How do ADHD people cope on here?
    Regarding HN in particular, I use with "top 10" visible to reduce the amount of things I need to check. If that's too much, subscribe to and don't consume content on the main HN website. Realizing the we have finite time and cognition is key to help us accept and reduce what we consume and what we like. - Source: Hacker News / about 2 months ago
  • Ask HN: What newsletters are you currently reading?
    - tldr newsletter for daily bits ( - hacker newsletter for a compilation of the best HN post of the week ( - Source: Hacker News / 4 months ago
  • Ask HN: What HN tooling do you use to enhance your HN experience?
    I use to keep up, F5 bot to know when I'm mentioned. Made my own chrome extension (I wont plug here, its in my post history) to ease front page refresh, article search and post submission. I've often wanted to follow specific individuals (aka be notified when they post) and I wonder if there's tooling for that. Also wondering what else I don't know exists? - Source: Hacker News / 7 months ago
  • Spammed by a Hacker News Enthusiast
    For anyone who ends up here looking for a legit HN newsletter, Hacker Newsletter has been around for some years, is free, and is pretty solid. Most recent edition: I'm not affiliated, just a reader, but I think it's an HN user's side project. - Source: Hacker News / 7 months ago
  • Taking a Break from Social Media Makes You Happier and Less Anxious
    Yes, I only visit reddit when I have only have something curious about, I don't actively scroll through it, maybe a few minutes when I'm on it. That's healthy boundary. As for Hacker News, there is that sends you mail of the best articles on startups, technology, programming, and more. All links are curated by hand from Hacker News. Join 60,000+ other subscribers and don't miss... - Source: Hacker News / 10 months ago
  • how do you deal with FOMO
    There are weekly email summary newsletters for most things. e.g. This will probably give you the 80/20 in terms of learning new technologies, etc. Without constantly browsing. - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • Pounce: A multiplayer stealth game about hunting / tracking
    Came here to say the same thing, except I’m 3 days late :) (I came here from today’s edition of the weekly HackerNews newsletter - Source: Hacker News / 11 months ago
  • Tell HN: Thank You for the Noprocrast Flag
    I subscribe to a weekly hacker news newsletter ( and find that helps me tame the urge to keep checking the website during the day. - Source: Hacker News / about 1 year ago
  • Are there any more interesting subreddits like ExperienceDevs?
    There’s also this weekly newsletter if you don’t mind someone else curating the contents for you. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Are there any more interesting subreddits like ExperienceDevs?
    I use this one -- -- though there may be others. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Ask Hacker News Weekly
    I’ve been a subscriber for several years now to run by Kale. - Source: Hacker News / about 1 year ago
  • Good tech blog recommendations?
    I enjoy which sends weekly a newsletter with most interesting and diverse entries. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Ethical anti-design, or designing products that people can't get addicted to
    I assume you’re not happy with stuff like HackerNewsletter [1], though my experience is that missing out on the latest stuff on Hacker News has never had a material negative effect on my life. I see it as entertainment, not a need per se. [1] - Source: Hacker News / almost 2 years ago

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