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1. A programmer's view of the Universe, part 1: The fish (steve-yegge.blogspot.com)
177 points by mqt on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 66 comments
2. Sell Your Web App: Lessons I Learned From Selling DropSend (thinkvitamin.com)
117 points by madmotive on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 28 comments
3. Review my startup - Plura Processing: Web Traffic = Grid Computer (pluraprocessing.com)
91 points by westside1506 on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 57 comments
4. Digital Equipment answers a user's complaint that the year 2000 should not be a leap year. (york.ac.uk)
73 points by bdfh42 on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
5. A minimal list of common well-known algorithms, classified by purpose (scriptol.org)
69 points by nickb on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
6. Your Gmail Account is Now An OpenID (techcrunch.com)
66 points by jasonlbaptiste on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
7. Windows is a Ghetto (brandonbyars.com)
66 points by nreece on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 43 comments
8. Google Goes Renegade, Creates Own OpenID Fork (neosmart.net)
46 points by ComputerGuru on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 20 comments
9. Help Zed find Matt (zedshaw.com)
38 points by moonpolysoft on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 21 comments
10. Beatles Unknown "A Hard Day's Night" Chord Mystery Solved Using Fourier Transform (scientificblogging.com)
35 points by bdfh42 on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 15 comments
11. The Skein Hash Function (schneier.com)
36 points by bdfh42 on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
12. Why I Support Barack Obama (oreilly.com)
32 points by Mistone on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 22 comments
13. 89 Ways to Kick Start Your Hacking (effectize.com)
30 points by pierrefar on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
14. Annals of Sociology: Red sex, Blue sex (newyorker.com)
30 points by marvin on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 27 comments
15. How do you handle notes and ideas?
29 points by kabanossen on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 61 comments
16. P is not equal to NP (arxiv.org)
30 points by Anon84 on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 61 comments
17. It's the 29th have any YC applicants heard from pg et al?
29 points by itbegins on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 43 comments
18. Ask HN: What are some of the best Tutorials/Resources on How to Build an IPhone App?
29 points by mannylee1 on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 15 comments
19. Ask HN: PHP Tricks and Best Practices?
28 points by jmtame on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 37 comments
20. Calories Do Count (nytimes.com)
27 points by robg on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 34 comments
21. Raganwald now 'blogging' on GitHub (github.com)
27 points by ionfish on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 12 comments
22. Ask HN: Are one-page résumés passé? How long is your résumé?
24 points by jadence on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 49 comments
23. 3D printer for $5000 shipping in 2009 (desktopfactory.com)
22 points by martythemaniak on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 16 comments
24. Why UML Fails to Add Value to the Design and Development Process (lispy.wordpress.com)
20 points by astrec on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
25. The Problem With Zoints (a look at a failed start-up) (unalone.net)
18 points by unalone on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
26. Tribler Set to Make BitTorrent Sites Obsolete (torrentfreak.com)
18 points by nickb on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
27. Sports stats, scores, and analysis (statsheet.com)
18 points by johnbilli on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 16 comments
28. LinkedIn Means Business With New Application Platform (techcrunch.com)
17 points by qhoxie on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
29. REST is UnAmerican (from9till2.com)
15 points by auntjemima on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
30. 16-month-old PayPal/Skype exploit continues to drain users' credit cards (thestandard.com)
15 points by ilamont on Oct 29, 2008 | hide | 3 comments

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