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Stories from January 18, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Two AI Pioneers. Two Bizarre Suicides. What Really Happened? (wired.com)
82 points by terpua on Jan 19, 2008 | 53 comments
2. Bram Cohen on great programmers (bramcohen.livejournal.com)
55 points by lackbeard on Jan 18, 2008 | 7 comments
3. Bobby Fischer dead at 64 (cnn.com)
39 points by terpua on Jan 18, 2008 | 36 comments
4. Have you pondered the moral implications of your startup?
27 points by ecommercematt on Jan 18, 2008 | 34 comments
5. Slide raises $50M at $500M Valuation (bits.blogs.nytimes.com)
23 points by breck on Jan 18, 2008 | 31 comments
6. Ask YC: I'm pitching to an angel. How do I value my startup?
22 points by hacker64 on Jan 19, 2008 | 30 comments
7. Failure Now An Option (theonion.com)
21 points by raghus on Jan 18, 2008 | 3 comments
8. Bosses Don't Wear Bunny Slippers: If Markets Are So Great, Why Are There Firms? (econlib.org)
20 points by weel on Jan 18, 2008 | 7 comments
9. Dvorak: The Sun-MySQL deal stinks of Larry Ellison (marketwatch.com)
16 points by iamelgringo on Jan 18, 2008 | 7 comments
10. Cringely on the Mac Book Air (pbs.org)
14 points by reitzensteinm on Jan 19, 2008 | 4 comments
11. New D language pumps up programmer productivity (linux.com)
14 points by pius on Jan 18, 2008 | 13 comments
12. Ask YC: Why is YC's layout table based?
14 points by german on Jan 18, 2008 | 91 comments
13. Halting problem proved in a poem (bemuzed.com)
13 points by polar on Jan 19, 2008
14. What Linux distro are you using for your servers ?
13 points by mhidalgo on Jan 19, 2008 | 44 comments
15. MacBook Air battery replacements take only minutes (appleinsider.com)
11 points by getp on Jan 18, 2008 | 10 comments
16. Which notebook to get: MacBook, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro? (arstechnica.com)
11 points by getp on Jan 18, 2008 | 8 comments
17. List of device bandwidths (wikipedia.org)
11 points by himanshu on Jan 18, 2008 | 3 comments
18. 2007 Crunchies: The Winners (techcrunch.com)
11 points by mqt on Jan 19, 2008 | 1 comment
19. Google Offers OpenID Logins Via Blogger (techcrunch.com)
10 points by getp on Jan 19, 2008 | 2 comments
20. The Commentator -- Automagically sprinkle your code with snarky comments (cenqua.com)
10 points by iamelgringo on Jan 19, 2008 | 1 comment
21. Most of the world's great music is out of copyright and waiting to be free (songseed.com)
9 points by cratuki on Jan 18, 2008 | 6 comments
22. Redefining Professionalism for Software Engineers (greenspun.com)
9 points by tjr on Jan 19, 2008 | 11 comments
23. Bram Cohen with a startup idea (bramcohen.livejournal.com)
9 points by rms on Jan 19, 2008 | 8 comments
24. Kevin Rose doesn't deny Digg has secret editors (valleywag.com)
7 points by transburgh on Jan 18, 2008 | 1 comment
25. Benford's law - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (wikipedia.org)
7 points by iamwil on Jan 18, 2008 | 2 comments
26. FreeBSD 6.3-RELEASE is now available (freebsd.org)
7 points by cperciva on Jan 18, 2008
27. What's dumb money? (venturehacks.com)
7 points by iamelgringo on Jan 19, 2008 | 7 comments
28. Jobs: Blu-ray wins HD format war then loses to downloads (reghardware.co.uk)
6 points by getp on Jan 18, 2008 | 1 comment
29. TED Talks | Larry Lessig: How creativity is being strangled by the law (ted.com)
6 points by ivankirigin on Jan 19, 2008
30. Are you addicted to Information? N.A.D.D. (randsinrepose.com)
6 points by Jaminh on Jan 19, 2008
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