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1. The Hydrogen Hoax (thenewatlantis.com)
48 points by iamelgringo on July 27, 2008 | hide | 46 comments
2. First It Was Song Downloads. Now It’s Organic Chemistry. (nytimes.com)
42 points by markbao on July 27, 2008 | hide | 50 comments
3. Tipjoy (YC winter 08) Founders on Passing the Hat (gigaom.com)
41 points by echair on July 27, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
4. PDFMiner: Python PDF text parser (unixuser.org)
41 points by iamelgringo on July 27, 2008 | hide | 13 comments
5. Looking for Plan B - 'almost no one is seeking to create long-term value or build businesses' (gesterling.wordpress.com)
41 points by nickb on July 27, 2008 | hide | 32 comments
6. No Secret Software! (tbray.org)
39 points by naish on July 27, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
7. Has a surfer Ph.D. rewritten physics? Maybe. (away.com)
38 points by robg on July 27, 2008 | hide | 43 comments
8. Zeromq: Fast Messaging (zeromq.org)
34 points by nickb on July 27, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
9. Getting Things Done When You're Only a Grunt (joelonsoftware.com)
24 points by JabavuAdams on July 27, 2008 | hide | 15 comments
10. Is it worth starting "from scratch" in web dev? Straight Python, or Django?
24 points by h34t on July 27, 2008 | hide | 37 comments
11. How SmugMug uses Amazon EC2 (sys-con.com)
23 points by ckinnan on July 27, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
12. Who Is Johng77536 And How Did He Game Twitter? (techcrunch.com)
22 points by markbao on July 27, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
13. How Comet Brings Instant Messaging to Meebo (oreilly.com)
20 points by toffer on July 27, 2008 | hide
14. The Dark Knight and Game Theory (quantitativepeace.com)
17 points by dhotson on July 27, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
15. What a Space Shuttle launch looks like from a plane [video] (liveleak.com)
16 points by alexwg on July 27, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
16. A job ad: "Senior Lisp Developer" (dice.com)
16 points by parenthesis on July 27, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
17. Lisp Plus Plus (interhack.net)
16 points by parenthesis on July 27, 2008 | hide | 12 comments
18. Python Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (catonmat.net)
16 points by sunshine on July 27, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
19. Is TheSixtyOne a YC Startup?
15 points by jmtame on July 27, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
20. People who are telling the truth about themselves do not insist on being ‘off the record’ (realdanlyons.com)
15 points by nickb on July 27, 2008 | hide | 23 comments
21. Culprit found for lower sperm counts: soy (contains estrogen-like chemical) (guardian.co.uk)
14 points by crocus on July 27, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
22. If someone can do it for free, then it will be inevitably free (montrealtechwatch.com)
14 points by mtw on July 27, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
23. Project BlueEye - Ixpcam (googlepages.com)
14 points by arjunb on July 27, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
24. Russia, The Final Frontier For Data Centers? (gigaom.com)
12 points by crocus on July 27, 2008 | hide | 23 comments
25. A Lean Laptop Built for Speed and Handling Everyday Tasks (nytimes.com)
12 points by echair on July 27, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
26. The single assignment cargo cult (tonyarcieri.org)
12 points by nickb on July 27, 2008 | hide | 20 comments
27. Linux development on the PlayStation 3: More than a toy (ibm.com)
12 points by iamelgringo on July 27, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
28. Faster Math Functions [pdf] (scea.com)
11 points by nickb on July 27, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
29. Anatomy of the Linux file system (ibm.com)
11 points by ucdaz on July 27, 2008 | hide
30. When is one thing equal to some other thing? [pdf] (math.harvard.edu)
10 points by nickb on July 27, 2008 | hide | 1 comment

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