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1. 37signals to Drop IE6 Support (37signals.blogs.com)
77 points by bdotdub on July 3, 2008 | hide | 74 comments
2. Map Reduce implemented over HTTP (code.google.com)
70 points by bdotdub on July 3, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
3. Reddit, Stumbleupon, Del.icio.us and Hacker News Algorithms Exposed (seomoz.org)
67 points by marrone on July 3, 2008 | hide | 28 comments
4. Assorted improvements to News.YC (ycombinator.com)
59 points by pg on July 3, 2008 | hide | 57 comments
5. Early Retirement is a False Idol (37signals.com)
56 points by ph0rque on July 3, 2008 | hide | 50 comments
6. How To Build A Web App in Four Days For $10,000 (techcrunch.com)
48 points by adityakothadiya on July 3, 2008 | hide | 39 comments
7. Why I Still Like C (mitchgolden.com)
43 points by hypermatt on July 3, 2008 | hide | 51 comments
8. The (Unfortunate) Truth About Unicode In Python (cmlenz.net)
40 points by edw519 on July 3, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
9. Laugh at High Gas Prices With a 282-MPG VW (wired.com)
29 points by edw519 on July 3, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
10. Opera: please use bug detection, not browser detection (opera.com)
28 points by gaika on July 3, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
11. Meet ratproxy, Google's passive web security assessment tool (googleonlinesecurity.blogspot.com)
26 points by cmcginnis on July 3, 2008 | hide
12. Why I'm not using Lisp (dreamersrealm.net)
24 points by parenthesis on July 3, 2008 | hide | 46 comments
13. Privnote - send notes that will self-destruct after being read (privnote.com)
24 points by nickb on July 3, 2008 | hide | 21 comments
14. Judge Protects YouTube’s Source Code, Throws Users To The Wolves (techcrunch.com)
23 points by jasonlbaptiste on July 3, 2008 | hide | 21 comments
15. Campuses getting less political as '60s professors retire (nytimes.com)
21 points by charzom on July 3, 2008 | hide | 39 comments
16. Why Functional Programming? (hamletdarcy.blogspot.com)
21 points by raganwald on July 3, 2008 | hide | 13 comments
17. SBCL is now faster than Java, as fast as Ocaml, and getting better (groups.google.com)
18 points by nickb on July 3, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
18. Vanity Fair writer agrees to be waterboarded in a demonstration, video (vanityfair.com)
17 points by markbao on July 3, 2008 | hide | 23 comments
19. Rules to Keep Your Skin in Wall Street Massacre (bloomberg.com)
17 points by dpapathanasiou on July 3, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
20. Harrrah’s Low Rollers Account for 80% of Revenue & 100% of Profits (ryanspoon.com)
16 points by kimboslice on July 3, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
21. Apache Hadoop Wins Terabyte Sort Benchmark (1 terabyte of data in 209 seconds) (yahoo.com)
15 points by nickb on July 3, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
22. Teach Yourself Scheme in Fixnum Days (neu.edu)
13 points by spydez on July 3, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
23. Ask YC: Doing first TV appearance tonight. Advice?
13 points by brandnewlow on July 3, 2008 | hide | 16 comments
24. Denmark is now world's happiest nation (bbc.co.uk)
13 points by ComputerGuru on July 3, 2008 | hide | 32 comments
25. A Rails 2.1 case study: upgrading the Insoshi social networking platform (insoshi.com)
11 points by lnguyen on July 3, 2008 | hide
26. Einstein's General Theory of Relativity Passes Yet Another Current Day Technology Test (physorg.com)
13 points by edw519 on July 3, 2008 | hide
27. Stop blaming PowerPoint. Learn how to kick some arse with it (technotheory.com)
12 points by luccastera on July 3, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
28. Ask YC: Built a great social media site, but need a recommendation engine. Any ideas?
12 points by grag on July 3, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
29. Voyager Spacecraft Reveals Solar System Edge (space.com)
12 points by gibsonf1 on July 3, 2008 | hide
30. Kiva's warehouse robot system (ieee.org)
12 points by mhb on July 3, 2008 | hide | 3 comments

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