Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit | 2008-09-29 login
Stories from September 29, 2008
Go back a day, month, or year. Go forward a day, month, or year.
1. $700bn Bailout is shot down by House of Rep Vote (205-228), US stock market plummets (msn.com)
130 points by kirse on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 189 comments
2. How to get into the Hottest Restaurants in Town (gourmet.com)
117 points by antiform on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 41 comments
3. Cloud computing is a trap, says Stallman (guardian.co.uk)
99 points by razorburn on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 70 comments
4. The Diskette That Blew Trixter's Mind (trixter.wordpress.com)
89 points by comatose_kid on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
5. SpaceX launches 1st commercial rocket into orbit (ap.google.com)
78 points by jasonlbaptiste on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 33 comments
6. Wil Shipley on OCD and depression (wilshipley.com)
64 points by yters on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 24 comments
7. I've watched the economy for 30 years. Now I'm truly scared (guardian.co.uk)
51 points by nreece on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 36 comments
8. Apple stock plunging, Google stock diving, Yahoo stock melting (venturebeat.com)
43 points by mariorz on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 26 comments
9. Why The Flow Of Innovation Has Reversed (unionsquareventures.com)
41 points by wave on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 16 comments
10. How Flickr polices 2.8 billion photos (sfgate.com)
37 points by browser411 on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
11. Don't abandon websites to spammers (stevex.net)
28 points by henning on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
12. Why Is America So Religious? (blow.blogs.nytimes.com)
28 points by robg on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 89 comments
13. Is Sun Solaris on its deathbed? (nytimes.com)
27 points by qhoxie on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 41 comments
14. DNA is object code (eyeondna.com)
26 points by maxwell on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 17 comments
15. Alan Kay: Is Computer Science an Oxymoron? (windley.com)
22 points by parenthesis on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
16. The Google 20 Year Usenet Timeline (google.com)
21 points by marketer on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
17. Novell Engineer Blasts Ubuntu for not Helping Linux (webmonkey.com)
21 points by qhoxie on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 13 comments
18. GoDaddy Charges Customer $6,579 in Fees; Points Finger at Drupal (huffingtonpost.com)
19 points by aasarava on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 12 comments
19. Everybody's Free (To Learn a Powerful Editor) (groups.google.com)
19 points by antiform on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
20. Success is complex, Failure is a no-brainer (gapingvoid.com)
18 points by danielh on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
21. The Angle of repose (wikipedia.org)
16 points by marketer on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
22. Ask YC: UK VC and Mentoring
16 points by pkill on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 18 comments
23. Citigroup buys Wachovia (cnn.com)
15 points by visakhcr on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
24. Ask YC: Review my app (pycmds, a web-based command line) (pycmds.org)
14 points by csytan on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 32 comments
25. Erlang: Getting Started with EUnit (spawnlink.com)
17 points by mitchellh on Sept 29, 2008 | hide
26. Why The Enterprise Space Needs To Build Companies Like The Consumer Space (publictivity.com)
14 points by jasonlbaptiste on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 20 comments
27. The old-fashioned way of making strings for musical instruments (daniellarson.com)
13 points by marketer on Sept 29, 2008 | hide
28. Ask Hacker News: Review our block-based collaborative editor (draftastic.com)
13 points by celoyd on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
29. The Bellic School of Management Training (steve-yegge.blogspot.com)
13 points by dill_day on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
30. Microsoft unveils the F# programming language (techrepublic.com.com)
13 points by 0_o on Sept 29, 2008 | hide | 9 comments

Guidelines | FAQ | Lists | API | Security | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: