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Stories from January 8, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Every time you search for a domain on Network Solutions, they register it themselves. (networksolutionssucksballs.com)
71 points by nickb on Jan 9, 2008 | 42 comments
2. Undergraduate programming (joelonsoftware.com)
41 points by lackbeard on Jan 8, 2008 | 28 comments
3. On Comet, Paul Graham, and YC rejection (cometdaily.com)
34 points by heyadayo on Jan 8, 2008 | 50 comments
4. Doman registration scam: 35 million names registered in April. 32 million were part of a kiting scheme. (bobparsons.com)
21 points by nickb on Jan 9, 2008 | 3 comments
5. Ask YC: Any ideas about intelligent crawlers :)
19 points by franklymydear on Jan 8, 2008 | 30 comments
6. Ramaze: a Ruby framework that will amaze (antoniocangiano.com)
17 points by tmm1 on Jan 8, 2008 | 6 comments
7. $13.3 Million For Startup That Wants To Kill Snail Mail (techcrunch.com)
17 points by drm237 on Jan 8, 2008 | 7 comments
8. Official Google Blog: The flow of information at the Googleplex (googleblog.blogspot.com)
15 points by ivan on Jan 8, 2008
9. Comet is Always Better Than Polling (cometdaily.com)
14 points by danw on Jan 8, 2008 | 9 comments
10. The IT department is dead (networkworld.com)
11 points by iamelgringo on Jan 9, 2008 | 11 comments
11. Computational Breakthrough: Faster Integer Multiplication [pdf] (psu.edu)
12 points by hhm on Jan 8, 2008 | 3 comments
12. Domain Registrar Network Solutions Purchases Searched Domain Names (domainnamenews.com)
10 points by iamelgringo on Jan 9, 2008
13. My new job at Mozilla (jubjubs.net)
9 points by blackswan on Jan 8, 2008
14. MS Bids $1.2B To Buy Norwegian Search Company (globeinvestor.com)
10 points by kirubakaran on Jan 8, 2008 | 8 comments
15. Table Touch Screen Terminals To Replace Waiters (wcbstv.com)
9 points by gibsonf1 on Jan 9, 2008 | 8 comments
16. The logical conclusion of MySpace layout cacophony -- from one of my favorite bands (myspace.com)
9 points by ivankirigin on Jan 8, 2008 | 6 comments
17. Radical constraints can lead to breakthroughs in simplicity and entirely new things (economist.com)
8 points by daviday on Jan 8, 2008 | 4 comments
18. 832GB solid state drive launching (computerworld.com)
7 points by iamelgringo on Jan 9, 2008
19. Comcast promising 160 Mb/s Internet (cnn.com)
6 points by iamelgringo on Jan 9, 2008 | 1 comment
20. Guerrilla Marketing + Lost and Found = Light Bulb (good startup marketing idea) (startuphustle.com)
6 points by transburgh on Jan 8, 2008 | 12 comments
21. Computer Science Education: We are training easily replaceable professionals. (af.mil)
6 points by edw519 on Jan 8, 2008
22. SQL Insertion mass hack infects tens of thousands of sites (computerworld.com.au)
5 points by iamelgringo on Jan 9, 2008 | 2 comments
23. This Day Will Be Remembered: Facebook, Google And Plaxo Join The DataPortability Workgroup (techcrunch.com)
5 points by transburgh on Jan 8, 2008 | 4 comments
24. Some Mind Hacks | Ask YC-HN: What are yours? (oedb.org)
5 points by kirubakaran on Jan 8, 2008 | 2 comments
25. Wireless Start-Up Fails to Get Financing (nytimes.com)
4 points by ivan on Jan 9, 2008 | 2 comments
26. Farmer Manages Cows with GPS Device (dovetailsoftware.com)
4 points by eastsidegringo on Jan 8, 2008 | 1 comment
27. 4 co-founders... who's on the board and how would you determine that ?
4 points by mhidalgo on Jan 8, 2008 | 2 comments
28. Image Processing in Common Lisp with ch-image (cyrusharmon.org)
4 points by gibsonf1 on Jan 8, 2008 | 1 comment
29. How to Design Software With Bad Requirements (slickedit.com)
3 points by jsj1971 on Jan 8, 2008
30. Rich Skrenta: Another way to look at Wikia Search (it's more promising than you may first think) (skrenta.com)
3 points by toffer on Jan 8, 2008
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