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Someone has started maintaining an "Unofficial" HackerNewsAPI in github: https://github.com/thekarangoel/HackerNewsAPI (I have no first hand experience of using this API) UPDATE Oct 7 2014: Hacker News has an official API : Today we’re excited to launch an official Hacker News API. We’ve partnered up with Firebase (YC S11) so that the data we’re ...
Hacker News just launched their official API: https://github.com/HackerNews/API
There is indeed an answer to this mysterium (searched the whole net, but found it finaly by myself). Click on your user-id and then on saved stories.
I think it wasn't working because I didn't have an email address for my account. When I added one, then I started seeing comment boxes in the UI.
It's now possible to fetch all comments you've upvoted - the link is https://news.ycombinator.com/saved?id=<your ID>
Apparently, someone already asked this on Hacker News here. Paul Graham's response was: Another name for news, left over from a time when news had so few users that it would have seemed odd to use news urls for people applying to YC.
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