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Stories from May 7, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Ask YC: Startup crisis. Out of money and tech co-founder has bailed.
129 points by drinko on May 7, 2008 | hide | 232 comments
2. Ask YC: In the hack of life, is it the people or the code?
47 points by cowmoo on May 7, 2008 | hide | 59 comments
3. How to "Ask for the Order" (firstround.com)
39 points by epi0Bauqu on May 7, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
4. Xobni Acquires IP From Failed Web 1.0 Startup FireDrop (techcrunch.com)
39 points by brett on May 7, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
5. Those Xobni guys are ballsy (zellunit.com)
39 points by zellunit on May 7, 2008 | hide | 15 comments
6. The open secret of (Toyota's) success (msn.com)
31 points by chaostheory on May 7, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
7. A faster instant domain search (domize.com)
30 points by rantfoil on May 7, 2008 | hide | 17 comments
8. Ask YC: Accepted YC and regret it?
28 points by nadim on May 7, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
9. Ask YC: When did we stop wanting useful software?
25 points by chriszf on May 7, 2008 | hide | 35 comments
10. Unobtrusive JavaScript with jQuery - slide presentation (simonwillison.net)
25 points by bdfh42 on May 7, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
11. Basic Motion Graphics with Python (yourmachines.org)
24 points by kirubakaran on May 7, 2008 | hide
12. The Bohr paradox (physicsworld.com)
20 points by lurkage on May 7, 2008 | hide
13. Shameless self promotion
22 points by edwardbenson on May 7, 2008 | hide | 16 comments
14. Ask YC: What would you do with 50K
20 points by poppysan on May 7, 2008 | hide | 31 comments
15. A $500 Million Week for Grand Theft Auto (nytimes.com)
20 points by ideas101 on May 7, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
16. The Art of the Business Card (guykawasaki.com)
20 points by jmorin007 on May 7, 2008 | hide | 23 comments
17. Y Combinator Dataset Of Users Version 1.1
19 points by xirium on May 7, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
18. Looming Lisp Boom? (groups.google.com)
19 points by kirubakaran on May 7, 2008 | hide | 21 comments
19. Ask YC: Been going to BarCamps? (BarCampBoston3 is May 17th & 18th!)
18 points by JayNeely on May 7, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
20. Milgram experiment participant who refused to administer shocks (jewishcurrents.org)
17 points by soundsop on May 7, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
21. The Facebook: Another Product of a Broken System (huffingtonpost.com)
16 points by thinkcomp on May 7, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
22. Planet Startup - Community Aggregator for Startup Blogs
16 points by wheels on May 7, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
23. Can you become a Creature of New Habits? (nytimes.com)
15 points by gopalakrishnans on May 7, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
24. Amazon S3 Copy API Ready for Testing (aws.typepad.com)
15 points by foemmel on May 7, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
25. Ask YC: Launching gutmeet.com, need Critics. Thx in advance
14 points by maien on May 7, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
26. It's official: Google joins Sprint, Clearwire, Intel, Comcast in WiMax deal (alleyinsider.com)
13 points by fromedome on May 7, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
27. The Other Startup Exit: SitePoint Marketplace (readwriteweb.com)
13 points by naish on May 7, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
28. A chef with cancer fights to save his tongue (newyorker.com)
12 points by terpua on May 7, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
29. Ask YC: All known sources of seed-stage funding, incubation, etc. for web startups?
12 points by _5y6p on May 7, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
30. Programming contests used to be fun. Now they're a commercial software business—and still fun (ddj.com)
12 points by edw519 on May 7, 2008 | hide | 5 comments

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