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Stories from October 9, 2007, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Why to Apply to YCombinator
113 points by palish on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 36 comments
2. What reddit taught me about startups: "because it's your damn job" (reddit.blogspot.com)
53 points by luccastera on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 23 comments
3. Idea Week. Post ideas you don't plan on implementing.
39 points by ivankirigin on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 107 comments
4. The world just got unbundled. Like it or not, there you are. (sethgodin.typepad.com)
19 points by waleedka on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 5 comments
5. Justin.tv lifecaster banned for life for having sex on camera (valleywag.com)
15 points by rms on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 3 comments
6. Google Buys Jaiku. (techcrunch.com)
14 points by veritas on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 1 comment
7. 30 Usability Issues To Be Aware Of (smashingmagazine.com)
13 points by samueladam on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 3 comments
8. Bubble Indicators (techcrunch.com)
13 points by luccastera on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 4 comments
9. YC News Tracker: A better way to read comments (selfdebugging.com)
12 points by waleedka on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 19 comments
10. A trend
10 points by naivehs on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 10 comments
11. Virtual air travel - plane doesn't leave ground (timesonline.co.uk)
10 points by mhb on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 2 comments
12. When Google acquisitions go wrong: the disappointing story of Urchin (arstechnica.com)
10 points by alaskamiller on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 7 comments
13. Testing Myth: TDD Not Suitable For Exploratory Programming (jamesgolick.com)
9 points by kirubakaran on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 3 comments
14. Hindsight Devalues Science (overcomingbias.com)
9 points by jey on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 2 comments
15. PBS: Triumph of the Nerds (video.google.com)
8 points by andres on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 2 comments
16. Anyone work for Facebook? Been banned for 48 hours and don't know why
8 points by rms on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 11 comments
17. Facebook's fbFund Takes a Mulligan - Requires All Applications to be Resubmitted (centernetworks.com)
8 points by transburgh on Oct 9, 2007 | hide
18. Startups Cooperative: Workable or Pie in the Sky Fantasy?
8 points by Kaizyn on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 9 comments
19. Do Not Name Drop To VCs (getventure.typepad.com)
8 points by markpeterdavis on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 3 comments
20. Google buys social mobile startup Jaiku (techcrunch.com)
7 points by nickb on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 7 comments
21. Women and Minorities in Science (Warning: Basic calculus and statistics; political incorrectness) (f2s.com)
7 points by byrneseyeview on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 46 comments
22. "If one wanted to buy you in three months, what's the lowest offer you'd take?" (huh?)
7 points by tphyahoo on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 17 comments
23. Chimps choose more rationally than humans (upi.com)
7 points by garbowza on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 3 comments
24. Csikszentmihalyi: "Time is more flexible than most of us think" (37signals.com)
6 points by terpua on Oct 9, 2007 | hide
25. Yahoo Grabs 10% Stake in Alibaba.com IPO (redherring.com)
6 points by luccastera on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 1 comment
26. Schwag for Startups (Free Stickers)
6 points by rrival on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 3 comments
27. Ask YC: Thoughts on funding non-US ideas?
5 points by bharath on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 8 comments
28. Twitter of success (guardian.co.uk)
5 points by terpua on Oct 9, 2007 | hide
29. MediaTemple DOS Attack
5 points by chengmi on Oct 9, 2007 | hide | 2 comments
30. Hard Drive IO Limiting Factor--seek or rpm? (smugmug.com)
4 points by mattculbreth on Oct 9, 2007 | hide

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