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Stories from August 16, 2007, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. How to create a startup in 10.5 hours (markmaunder.com)
53 points by mmaunder on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 19 comments
2. Norvig: Teach Yourself Programming in Ten Years (norvig.com)
54 points by mk on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 7 comments
3. What's Wrong with CS Research (unqualified-reservations.blogspot.com)
32 points by byrneseyeview on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 39 comments
4. The Worst Mistake in the History of the Human Race (by Jared Diamond) (iastate.edu)
29 points by Tichy on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 43 comments
5. How to write a book - the short honest truth (scottberkun.com)
31 points by omouse on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 2 comments
6. Why the iPhone doesn't have copy+paste (daringfireball.net)
27 points by david on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 12 comments
7. Why is it hard to startup a company outside of Silicon Valley?
26 points by ahsonwardak on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 63 comments
8. The iPhone Is Internet Explorer 4 All Over Again (wired.com)
21 points by aston on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 1 comment
9. news.ycombinator meetup - Cambridge, MA
20 points by bokonist on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 30 comments
10. How JavaScript is Slowing Down the Web (And What To Do About It) (readwriteweb.com)
18 points by brett on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 3 comments
11. The Industrial Revolution due to a change in the English population? (nytimes.com)
16 points by rms on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 9 comments
12. Number 3 Startup Hub?
15 points by far33d on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 53 comments
13. How to Stay Motivated (scottberkun.com)
12 points by pdsull on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 2 comments
14. Netflix customer service -- bucking the trend (nytimes.com)
10 points by prakash on Aug 16, 2007 | hide
15. Sims Creator Will Wright Demos "Spore" (TED Video) (ted.com)
11 points by dpapathanasiou on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 1 comment
16. Unconventional Wisdom: Quitting is good for you (foundread.com)
11 points by transburgh on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 2 comments
17. AT&T cripples BlackBerry to make iPhone more appealing (blackberrycool.com)
8 points by jsjenkins168 on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 1 comment
18. PingMe Annoys the Hell Out of You To Make Sure You Get Things Done (mashable.com)
9 points by horatio05 on Aug 16, 2007 | hide
19. If You're Not Authentic, You Will Probably Fail (gobignetwork.com)
9 points by transburgh on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 2 comments
20. Flash Games Community Kongregate Gets $5 Million To Bankroll Key Developers (paidcontent.org)
8 points by horatio05 on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 2 comments
21. Javascript or Flash Widgets debate. Help me choose what to use.
8 points by thomasswift on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 12 comments
22. "We have broken the speed of light" (telegraph.co.uk)
8 points by epi0Bauqu on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 1 comment
23. Debunking The Myths of Innovation (lifehacker.com)
8 points by danw on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 5 comments
24. Bad News And New CEOs at Technorati And Podtech (techcrunch.com)
6 points by transburgh on Aug 16, 2007 | hide
25. 'Facebook Secrets' blog gets the DMCA takedown treatment (news.com.com)
7 points by terpua on Aug 16, 2007 | hide
26. Think Lisp machines/J2EE/etc have too many manuals? Look at this (ed.ac.uk)
7 points by henning on Aug 16, 2007 | hide
27. The Pareto Rule for Social Networks
5 points by ahsonwardak on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 10 comments
28. Here's one way to save your server AND your customer's website when digg/reddit effect hits (codingview.blogspot.com)
6 points by nickb on Aug 16, 2007 | hide
29. Digital Korea - The future exists in South Korea (communities-dominate.blogs.com)
6 points by prakash on Aug 16, 2007 | hide
30. Finance geeks: what's behind this odd chart?
6 points by davidw on Aug 16, 2007 | hide | 21 comments

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