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Stories from July 22, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. A Brief History of Dangerous Ideas (raganwald.com)
123 points by raganwald on July 22, 2008 | 32 comments
2. Google In Final Negotiations To Acquire Digg For "Around $200 Million" (techcrunch.com)
64 points by agotterer on July 22, 2008 | 60 comments
3. New to Git? (github.com)
59 points by niels on July 23, 2008 | 5 comments
4. The cat is out of the bag - DNS spoofing details (amd.co.at)
55 points by st3fan on July 22, 2008 | 13 comments
5. Code Free or Die(): Why Hackers Are so Often Libertarians (dfranke.us)
56 points by dfranke on July 23, 2008 | 52 comments
6. With No Frills or Tuition, a College Draws Notice (nytimes.com)
53 points by crocus on July 22, 2008 | 15 comments
7. How the Man finally brought e-gold down (stakeventures.com)
45 points by pelle on July 22, 2008 | 44 comments
8. The Death of Many (If Not Most) Software Patents? (patentlyo.com)
42 points by chrisv on July 22, 2008 | 24 comments
9. Pablo Picasso's version of refactoring: Reducing a drawing to 12 perfect pen strokes (artyfactory.com)
39 points by edw519 on July 22, 2008 | 26 comments
10. Tetris written (by a female hacker) in sed (doslash.org)
33 points by nickb on July 23, 2008 | 44 comments
11. Inspirational Quotes on Success, Failure and Happiness (particletree.com)
32 points by bdotdub on July 22, 2008 | 6 comments
12. Rate/Review my start-up - HearWhere.com (hearwhere.com)
31 points by pedalpete on July 23, 2008 | 47 comments
13. Jailbreak: Get Your Computer Online Using Your iPhone's Data Connection (lifehacker.com)
29 points by echair on July 22, 2008 | 23 comments
14. Top 10 Concepts That Every Software Engineer Should Know (readwriteweb.com)
31 points by terpua on July 23, 2008 | 5 comments
15. The Myth of Multitasking (thenewatlantis.com)
30 points by robg on July 22, 2008 | 10 comments
16. COBOL ON COGS (coboloncogs.org)
29 points by troystribling on July 22, 2008 | 12 comments
17. Generative models and programming talent (ibiblio.org)
28 points by mdemare on July 22, 2008 | 17 comments
18. Has/How/Why tech blogging has failed you (scobleizer.com)
28 points by bootload on July 22, 2008 | 10 comments
19. First hints of Microsoft's $300 mill “fight back” ads appear (zdnet.com)
26 points by nickb on July 22, 2008 | 32 comments
20. Tough Choices: How Making Decisions Tires Your Brain (sciam.com)
25 points by dood on July 23, 2008 | 9 comments
21. How to Read Reddit the Fanatic Programmer Way (catonmat.net)
25 points by newuser on July 23, 2008 | 5 comments
22. Vimeo says "no" to one of its biggest userbases (vimeo.com)
24 points by joshwa on July 22, 2008 | 20 comments
23. The Real Reason IPOs And Mergers Are Down (whydoeseverythingsuck.com)
24 points by whalliburton on July 22, 2008 | 5 comments
24. Dude, That Is So Fringe (adam.blog.heroku.com)
22 points by sant0sk1 on July 22, 2008 | 5 comments
25. Value of Facebook Ads Approaches Zero (techcrunch.com)
20 points by jasonlbaptiste on July 22, 2008 | 14 comments
26. The Coffee Junkie's Guide to Caffeine Addiction (nymag.com)
20 points by dood on July 22, 2008 | 16 comments
27. Perl on Google App Engine (brad.livejournal.com)
20 points by soundsop on July 23, 2008 | 1 comment
28. Why the Google generation isn’t as smart as it thinks (timesonline.co.uk)
19 points by nreece on July 23, 2008 | 20 comments
29. Parallels between our current economic times and the Great Depression (law.harvard.edu)
16 points by revorad on July 23, 2008
30. Y Combinator Challenge #2 - Simplified Browsing (astartupaday.wordpress.com)
15 points by jmorin007 on July 23, 2008 | 14 comments
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