Hacker News

Hacker News API

Get and search live headlines, articles, images, and other article metadata from Hacker News with our JSON API.

English
United States
Technology news

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".


Live examples

Top headlines from Hacker News
GET
https://newsapi.org/v2/top-headlines?sources=hacker-news&apiKey=API_KEY
Search all recent articles at Hacker News
GET
https://newsapi.org/v2/everything?sources=hacker-news&apiKey=API_KEY

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