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1. The Google black hole: What happens to startups when they're bought by Google? (slate.com)
103 points by gabrielroth on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 55 comments
2. Colorful programs for Mac OS X, Linux and Windows (shoooes.net)
91 points by alex_c on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 22 comments
3. Using Photographs to Enhance Videos of a Static Scene (video) (vimeo.com)
51 points by joshwa on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
4. Should I give up?
49 points by anaphoric on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 47 comments
5. Y Combinator’s Demo Day Summer 2008 (techcrunch.com)
44 points by jaydub on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
6. Physicists spooked by faster-than-light information transfer (nature.com)
41 points by bk on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 51 comments
7. Co2Stats (YC summer 08) compensates for your site pollution (techcrunch.com)
33 points by rokhayakebe on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 18 comments
8. Why Safe Kids Are Becoming Fat Kids (wsj.com)
40 points by pg on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 51 comments
9. Hello World! AppJet Opens Browser-Based JavaScript School (techcrunch.com)
33 points by rokhayakebe on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
10. TicketStumbler.com (YC Summer 08): a new way to find tickets (ticketnews.com)
35 points by fallentimes on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 43 comments
11. Indie Game Developer Finds Success On Xbox 360 -- Est. $825K Sales In First Week (alleyinsider.com)
34 points by vascoos01 on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 15 comments
12. Living the freelance life while keeping your sanity (maxvoltar.com)
34 points by danw on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
13. How the Large Hadron Collider proton beam is turned off (ieee.org)
34 points by mhb on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 15 comments
14. China's children buckling under the pressure of their parents' deferred dreams (psychologytoday.com)
33 points by crocus on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 26 comments
15. Einstein versus Peer Review... (aip.org)
29 points by DaniFong on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
16. Secrets of the JavaScript Ninjas (codinghorror.com)
29 points by sant0sk1 on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
17. The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: The Unix Legacy (herpolhode.com)
28 points by orib on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 32 comments
18. The Y Combinator, or How to Succeed at Recursion Without Really Recursing (mvanier.livejournal.com)
27 points by edw519 on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 18 comments
19. Yelp 'pay to play' pitch makes shops scream for help (theregister.co.uk)
26 points by alex_c on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
20. Adobe Screwed By EcmaScript Standards Agreement (whydoeseverythingsuck.com)
24 points by soundsop on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
21. Well, we're profitable, time to scale... (200nipples.com)
24 points by wmeredith on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 18 comments
22. RIAA pays Tanya Andersen $107,951 (p2pnet.net)
20 points by raju on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
23. The Surprising Effect of Distance on Download Speed (httpwatch.com)
18 points by ajbatac on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 18 comments
24. YUI 3.0 Preview Release 1 (yuiblog.com)
18 points by IsaacSchlueter on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
25. Anyvite (YC Summer 08) in the Boston Thrillist (thrillist.com)
18 points by drm237 on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
26. AppStore Developer TapTapTap Publishes Sales Figures (techcrunch.com)
17 points by qhoxie on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
27. The Best JavaScript Library (emadibrahim.com)
15 points by eibrahim on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
28. Twitter SMS shutdown explained (thenextweb.org)
15 points by mno on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
29. The Coming Battle Over Web Fonts (mozillazine.org)
15 points by edw519 on Aug 14, 2008 | hide
30. Diving deep into Amazon Web Services (infoworld.com)
14 points by nick5768 on Aug 14, 2008 | hide | 1 comment

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