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Stories from April 12, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Top Lessons I’ve Learned From Starting My Company (So Far) (firewatching.com)
52 points by rgrieselhuber on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
2. Would you steal a buck? How about a can of soda? (mit.edu)
39 points by chaostheory on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 24 comments
3. The European Startup Ecosystem is Entering Puberty (davidlanger.co.uk)
30 points by theoneill on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
4. Extreme Pair Programming - Guy Steele and Richard Stallman (cycle-gap.blogspot.com)
31 points by nickb on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
5. Ask YC: Has anyone switched from OS X to Ubuntu?
30 points by rob on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 92 comments
6. The Definitive Guide to Bash Command Line History (catonmat.net)
30 points by reload on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
7. Git Magic (stanford.edu)
29 points by kirubakaran on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 12 comments
8. Ask PG: Essay Editing?
27 points by CBurns on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 21 comments
9. Really cool bash one-liners by Nat Friedman (nat.org)
25 points by jauco on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
10. Y Combinator's 2005 Summer Founders Program: A Complete Dud (archive.org)
25 points by kradic on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
11. In-vitro hamburger? "We have the technology." (wired.com)
16 points by pg on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
12. Using software to provide cheap business jet service (theatlantic.com)
13 points by marvin on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
13. Hacker News Considers Banning Valleywag (techcrunch.com)
13 points by brentr on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
14. Ask YC: How would you describe the Internet to someone who has ZERO computer knowledge?
12 points by lbrdn on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 30 comments
15. The peculiarity of Malbolge is that it was designed to be the worst possible programming language (wikipedia.org)
12 points by rms on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
16. Disqus, Daniel Ha interview (loiclemeur.com)
10 points by volida on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
17. Ask YC: Comfortable Monitors
10 points by Prrometheus on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 22 comments
18. 'Amazon Tax' Lands in New York (internetnews.com)
10 points by rms on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
19. Ask: ERP/CRM software for small businesses
10 points by h34t on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
20. 8 Reasons Why GrandCentral.com is a Must-Have Tool (bizglue.wordpress.com)
10 points by adammichaelc on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
21. A way for social networks to actually monetize [better] (holding company theory) (outrunpoker.com)
10 points by zkinion on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 21 comments
22. Google Data Center FAQ (datacenterknowledge.com)
9 points by prakash on Apr 12, 2008 | hide
23. "Often, companies don’t believe in using a product unless they have to pay for it, usually a lot." (borderlinetheory.com)
9 points by TrevorJ on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
24. Ask YC: If you had a choice between doing something creative vs highly profitable, which would you choose?
9 points by amichail on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 15 comments
25. Piwik: Open source Web analytics (piwik.org)
9 points by chaostheory on Apr 12, 2008 | hide
26. Web 2.0 Investors: Pay Attention To Caja (due-diligence.typepad.com)
8 points by omakase on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
27. Interview: Patrick Collison of Auctomatic on his company's acquisition by Live Current Media (intruders.tv)
6 points by theoneill on Apr 12, 2008 | hide
28. When we forget why we bothered to try (jorydesjardins.com)
7 points by as on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
29. Facebook Back of the Envelope Calculation I (gabrielweinberg.com)
7 points by epi0Bauqu on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
30. Vim Filters: Transforming Java to Perl (oreillynet.com)
7 points by mk on Apr 12, 2008 | hide | 1 comment

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