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1. Google putting up fence and gate to keep execs from leaving (fakesteve.blogspot.com)
71 points by foemmel on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 22 comments
2. Why Lisp Is Unpopular
62 points by mnemonicsloth on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 157 comments
3. Scalr: The Auto-Scaling Open-Source Amazon EC2 Effort (techcrunch.com)
54 points by utnick on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
4. 16 Things I Wish They Had Taught Me in School (positivityblog.com)
39 points by edw519 on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
5. Git's avalanche (loudthinking.com)
39 points by sant0sk1 on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
6. Ask HN: Choosing a Python framework for web development?
38 points by aneel99 on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 39 comments
7. DHH on the pluses of PHP (loudthinking.com)
37 points by raghus on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 18 comments
8. TheFunded Founder Gives Startups Some Advice (techcrunch.com)
36 points by davidw on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
9. Instead of using Google map API, EveryBlock built their own (everyblock.com)
33 points by ratsbane on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
10. In the short term, you should spend your limited willpower budget wisely (nytimes.com)
33 points by divia on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
11. My Startup: app turns music discovery into an online game - feedback?
32 points by JMiao on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 26 comments
12. Core War: Two Programs Enter, One Program Leaves (codinghorror.com)
25 points by edw519 on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
13. Email Isn't a Natural Fit For Tech-Savvy Chinese (wsj.com)
22 points by prakash on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
14. Waiting until the last minute (sethgodin.typepad.com)
23 points by wumi on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
15. More data usually beats better algorithms: part 2 (anand.typepad.com)
22 points by neilc on Apr 3, 2008 | hide
16. Fluid Mechanics in Game Programming (cowboyprogramming.com)
19 points by iamelgringo on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
17. Daily caffeine 'protects brain' (bbc.co.uk)
17 points by jlhamilton on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
18. Craigslist Valuation: $80 Million in 2008 Revenue, Worth $5 Billion (alleyinsider.com)
17 points by parker on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
19. Workflow software: I'm calling the bluff. (secretgeek.net)
17 points by bootload on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
20. How do I startup if I don't own the code?
17 points by tricky on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 25 comments
21. Where are the fast dynamic languages? (martincmartin.com)
16 points by polar on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 20 comments
22. One guy, a film scanner, OCR and a lot of disks = 6 million pages of historical newspapers on line. (fultonhistory.com)
14 points by markdionne on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
23. Make GMail Prettier With This Kick Ass Skin (uneasysilence.com)
14 points by macgeekpro on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
24. The nightmare of installing Lisp: a noob's perspective
13 points by daniel-cussen on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 28 comments
25. Will There Ever be a Viable Adsense Competitor? (gabrielweinberg.com)
12 points by epi0Bauqu on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
26. The great inflation cover-up (cnn.com)
12 points by gongfudoi on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
27. EBay Bans Auctions Of Digital Goods (techdirt.com)
12 points by parker on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
28. Git for Subversion Users (or.cz)
12 points by Bluem00 on Apr 3, 2008 | hide
29. Ask YC: How long to stay secret?
12 points by wheels on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 23 comments
30. Google Docs has pivot tables! (scienceblogs.com)
11 points by muriithi on Apr 3, 2008 | hide | 2 comments

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