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Stories from October 8, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Is effort a myth? (sethgodin.typepad.com)
96 points by bdfh42 on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 37 comments
2. 20 Excellent AJAX Effects You Should Know (nettuts.com)
58 points by twampss on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 17 comments
3. Rate My Startup - Dawdle.com Is A "Moronically Easy" Online Marketplace For Gamers (dawdle.com)
53 points by sachinag on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 69 comments
4. 10 Programming Proverbs Every Developer Should Know (kevinwilliampang.com)
49 points by reazalun on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
5. Famous Sed One-Liners Explained (catonmat.net)
46 points by mqt on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
6. Poll: Version Control
43 points by wtrk on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 90 comments
7. Iceland close to bankruptcy (indiatimes.com)
42 points by visakhcr on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 77 comments
8. Earthcomber Sues TechCrunch (techcrunch.com)
40 points by qhoxie on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 21 comments
9. Yahoo Launches Web Analytics (yahoo.com)
40 points by qhoxie on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 23 comments
10. Ask HN: Does anyone WANT to build client software anymore?
36 points by webwright on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 57 comments
11. You keep using that word “distributed”… (avdi.org)
34 points by pushcx on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 12 comments
12. Interesting funder's point of view
32 points by tomerb on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 18 comments
13. On your bike (economist.com)
32 points by eru on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 56 comments
14. Lonely Dissent (overcomingbias.com)
28 points by blackswan on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
15. I’m Going Long Right Now (blogmaverick.com)
25 points by jasonlbaptiste on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 21 comments
16. Remotely installing Debian using a web browser (debian.org)
24 points by known on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
17. Does the free market corrode moral character? (templeton.org)
23 points by robg on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 35 comments
18. Daring Fireball: The iPhone 3G (daringfireball.net)
23 points by sant0sk1 on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
19. Yahoo/Mashable BOSS Challenge Finalists (including Duck Duck Go) (mashable.com)
22 points by epi0Bauqu on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
20. Government report: Data mining doesn't work well (cnet.com)
19 points by martinsz on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
21. Shut up and do the impossible (overcomingbias.com)
17 points by MikeCapone on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
22. MySQL cofounder David Axmark leaving Sun (infoworld.com)
16 points by snydeq on Oct 8, 2008 | hide
23. Ruby on Rails: Opportunity in a Financial Downturn (fiveruns.com)
16 points by qhoxie on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
24. MySQL fulltext search: (artfulcode.net)
14 points by gtani on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
25. I'm a PC, and I'm still running XP (wsj.com)
14 points by jseliger on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 18 comments
26. Recession-proof yourself (and your team)
14 points by boucher on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
27. Last.fm Adds Lyrics (readwriteweb.com)
13 points by qhoxie on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
28. 5 Great Books to Build Your Character (readwriteweb.com)
12 points by noodle on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
29. Building SEO optimised Django web applications (uswaretech.com)
12 points by shabda on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
30. Details of Clickjacking Attack Revealed With Online Spying Demo (cgisecurity.org)
11 points by apgwoz on Oct 8, 2008 | hide | 4 comments

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