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1. Lessons of Y Combinator: Things I’d do differently after 2 startups (foundread.com)
81 points by marcus on April 2, 2008 | hide | 32 comments
2. Perfectstorm: RTS written in Common Lisp using OpenGL (erleuchtet.org)
53 points by chaostheory on April 2, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
3. Scary thought: Maybe the Rust Belt is the whole U.S. now? (law.harvard.edu)
38 points by tc on April 2, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
4. Rails is moving from SVN to Git (rubyonrails.com)
36 points by brett on April 2, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
5. Applying to YC this cycle? Please don't wait till the last minute.
25 points by pg on April 2, 2008 | hide | 49 comments
6. Bootstrapped startup problem: credit card company abuse
32 points by DocSavage on April 2, 2008 | hide | 25 comments
7. Asperger's and IT: Dark secret or open secret? (computerworld.com)
27 points by aaco on April 2, 2008 | hide | 16 comments
8. A taste of what's coming in Rails 2.1 (rubyonrails.com)
24 points by sant0sk1 on April 2, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
9. CollegeHumor Guys' Secret Success: T-Shirts (alleyinsider.com)
21 points by parker on April 2, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
10. PriorSmart, easy patent search for entrepreneurs (priorsmart.com)
21 points by nmeyer on April 2, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
11. Google Tech Talk: The Secret History of Silicon Valley (video.google.com)
21 points by staunch on April 2, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
12. Songkick wants to be the home of live music online (guardian.co.uk)
20 points by amirnathoo on April 2, 2008 | hide
13. John Doerr on traits of startup mercenaries vs missionaries (Stanford Video) (stanford.edu)
20 points by rantfoil on April 2, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
14. Announcing The TechCrunch50 Conference: September 8-10, San Francisco (techcrunch.com)
18 points by raghus on April 2, 2008 | hide | 12 comments
15. Have laptops killed the desktop? (Dell closing factory in Austin) (dallasnews.com)
17 points by erickhill on April 2, 2008 | hide | 38 comments
16. The clock is ticking: Today is the last day to apply to YC
17 points by technoguyrob on April 2, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
17. Music File Compressed 1,000 Times Smaller than MP3 (rochester.edu)
15 points by edw519 on April 2, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
18. Designed for Microsoft Windows (paulgraham.com)
16 points by pius on April 2, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
19. Why aren’t you using ionice yet? (friedcpu.wordpress.com)
16 points by chaostheory on April 2, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
20. Design Patterns of 1972 (plover.com)
15 points by sah on April 2, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
21. Firefox 3 beta 5 is out (mozilla.com)
15 points by maxwell on April 2, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
22. Amazon's new text message shopping--from a brick and mortar, conveniently comparison shop by UPC (wired.com)
15 points by ericb on April 2, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
23. Brijit - The world in 100 words (brijit.com)
15 points by pius on April 2, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
24. 1/3 Rule (avc.blogs.com)
14 points by Bluem00 on April 2, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
25. Geek out old school: Virtual slide rules (antiquark.com)
12 points by noonespecial on April 2, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
26. What Question Does Your Product Answer? (howtosplitanatom.com)
12 points by socalsamba on April 2, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
27. Tooth Regeneration May Replace Drill-and-Fill (wired.com)
11 points by kf on April 2, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
28. The Maasai warriors' guide to England (telegraph.co.uk)
11 points by dood on April 2, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
29. My Startup: tracking real world trends - thoughts? suggestions? (edopter.com)
10 points by matthewer on April 2, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
30. Embedded + CPU != x86 (geekhold.com)
10 points by emfle on April 2, 2008 | hide | 4 comments

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