Hacker News Then and Now
Hacker News is 15 years old
How Hacker News looked like and how it is now:
Hacker News is a social news website focusing on computer science and entrepreneurship. It is run by Paul Graham’s investment fund and startup incubator, Y Combinator. In general, content that can be submitted is defined as “anything that gratifies one’s intellectual curiosity.” The site was created by Paul Graham in February 2007. Initially called Startup News or occasionally News.YC., it became known by its current name on August 14, 2007.It developed as a project of Graham’s company Y Combinator, functioning as a real-world application of the Arc programming language which Graham co-developed.