Open-source projects categorized as Hn Edit details

Top 10 Hn Open-Source Projects

  • refined-hacker-news

    ✨ Hacker News, but refined — Interface tweaks and features to make the HN experience better

    Project mention: Tell HN: My Hacker News app (HACK) is sort of broken this afternoon | | 2022-09-25

    Based on the screenshot in this issue, looks like that extension is also using XPath/CSS query selection to achieve it's functionality. So, I think it's suffering similar issues:

  • awesome-hacker-news

    Awesome Hacker News: a collection of awesome Hacker News apps, libraries, resources and shiny things.

    Project mention: Ask HN: Why can't we comment on “X is Hiring” posts | | 2022-08-24

    There are many alternative interfaces to HN ([1]), so perhaps one of them could develop the possibility to overlay comments on a hiring post.


  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The Open Source Firebase alternative introduces iOS support . Appwrite is an open source backend server that helps you build native iOS applications much faster with realtime APIs for authentication, databases, files storage, cloud functions and much more!

  • hackernews-remix-react

    Hacker News clone written with universal TypeScript, using React and Remix.

    Project mention: Ask HN: What are some good “goto” React codebases? | | 2022-07-22

    You don't have any good subsections of your own company's codebase? Perhaps that's a good starting point.

    This project I did could be handy: ( although it's using a relatively new framework Remix (which is great by the way)

  • awesome-hackernews

    A curated list of FOSS tools to improve the Hacker News experience.

  • hackernews-button

    Privacy-preserving Firefox extension linking to Hacker News discussion; built with Bloom filters and WebAssembly

    Project mention: GitHub - jstrieb/hackernews-button: Privacy-preserving Firefox extension linking to Hacker News discussions; built with Bloom filters and WebAssembly | | 2022-01-15
  • hackerweb-native-2

    HackerWeb 2: A read-only Hacker News client.

  • hn_bot

    A Bot that searches for and posts links to archived versions of articles after scanning all of HackerNews' top articles for those that contain a link to a site that requires a subscription.

    Project mention: Show HN: Hacker News bot that automated archive finding and commenting | | 2022-09-11
  • SonarQube

    Static code analysis for 29 languages.. Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free.

  • benuse

    An iOS widget-based HN reader

  • CLHN

    Command Line application to see Hacker News stories

    Project mention: Haxor News | | 2022-01-01

    This is awesome! Actually, building a HN CLI client is my goto "Todo list app" exercise when I learn new languages.

    Here are my versions for elixir: and golang

    (they are much more lightweight than the presented one, but work well)

  • hn-comment-tracker

    Tracks the comment which have been read on HackerNews

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2022-09-25.

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What are some of the best open-source Hn projects? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 refined-hacker-news 700
2 awesome-hacker-news 608
3 hackernews-remix-react 442
4 awesome-hackernews 133
5 hackernews-button 72
6 hackerweb-native-2 48
7 hn_bot 19
8 benuse 8
9 CLHN 7
10 hn-comment-tracker 0
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