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1. Don't Become a Scientist. (wustl.edu)
83 points by aneesh on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 91 comments
2. Rms is no longer the maintainer of Emacs (gnu.org)
45 points by kf on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
3. Reddit infrastructure revealed (imageshack.us)
25 points by tzury on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 16 comments
4. Natural Mathematics (princeton.edu)
23 points by antiform on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
5. Ideas at Google do not burst forth from the Heads of Geniuses (friendfeed.com)
24 points by rams on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
6. Ask YC: How To Prioritize
21 points by mdemare on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 35 comments
7. What made Scoble cry? Telescope (news.com)
19 points by edw519 on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
8. Yahoo sued for spurning Microsoft (yahoo.com)
16 points by muriithi on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
9. The importance of visual programming (livingcode.org)
13 points by edw519 on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
10. Pittsburgh seed stage fund doing YC-magnitude investment + incubation, with one YC alum advisor (iwalphalab.org)
15 points by kf on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
11. Everyman Sleep Schedule (everything2.com)
15 points by antiform on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
12. Ask YC: What is the best Python book for a beginner?
15 points by rob on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 23 comments
13. The Indian Clerk (nytimes.com)
13 points by paul_reiners on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
14. Ask PG: Statistics
14 points by tel on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 20 comments
15. Wealth vs. Religiosity (theatlantic.com)
11 points by gruseom on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
16. Fractal Tic-Tac-Toe (mielczarek.org)
13 points by xirium on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
17. 10 quotes against work (alternativereel.com)
13 points by pistoriusp on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
18. Hans Reiser's Attorneys Rely on 'Geek Defense' (washingtonpost.com)
10 points by edw519 on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
19. Startup: File Destructor 2.0 (xnet.se)
10 points by tx on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
20. Elegance and Power in Haskell (swtch.com)
6 points by muriithi on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
21. The iPhone SDK Will Be Late (businessweek.com)
9 points by drm237 on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
22. Can Apple Patent the Pinch? Experts Say It's Possible (wired.com)
8 points by nreece on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 13 comments
23. Marc Andreessen's newspaper deathwatch (cnn.com)
7 points by edw519 on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
24. Facebook Targets FriendFeed; Opening Up The News Feed (techcrunch.com)
8 points by bootload on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
25. A group is its own worst enemy... (shirky.com)
8 points by fiaz on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
26. Video of Matz Speaking at Google about Ruby 1.9 - February 20, 2008 (rubyinside.com)
6 points by luccastera on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
27. What makes karma valuable?
7 points by yters on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 15 comments
28. Researchers Find Way to Steal Encrypted Data (nytimes.com)
7 points by joshwa on Feb 23, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
29. An Intuitive Explanation of Fourier Theory (bu.edu)
6 points by antiform on Feb 23, 2008 | hide
30. Text Processing in Python (gnosis.cx)
6 points by antiform on Feb 23, 2008 | hide

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