5 Meta Hacks of the Week: 3/9/18

5 Meta Hacks of the Week

Last week’s 5 Meta Hacks of the Week included a community submitted Sonic the Hedgehog cover that I’m still listening to. Have something just as cool that you want to share? Submit your Meta Hack here! And if you haven’t already, sign up 5 Meta Hacks of the Week here to get the latest every week.


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1. GitHub DDoS Attack
Amazing defenses. Last week, GitHub survived the biggest DDoS attack ever recorded. (Contributed by Ivaylo G.)

2. Record for Largest DDoS Attack Broken
Whoops. Scratch that. Just five days after the GitHub attack, the record has been broken for biggest DDoS attack, at 1.7Tbps!

3. Apollo 17 Simulator
Completely amazing: relive the Apollo 17 mission (the last mission to the moon) in real time.

4. T-Shirt Folding Hack
Use this hack to fold t-shirts in under 10 seconds. Surprisingly simple. (Contributed by Jared M.)

5. The 7 Best Breakfast Sandwiches and 8 to Avoid
An article on healthy eating showing some of the best and worst breakfast sandwiches you can buy. (Contributed by Kimberlee A.)