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Stories from October 29, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Sell Your Web App: Lessons I Learned From Selling DropSend (thinkvitamin.com)
117 points by madmotive on Oct 29, 2008 | 28 comments
2. Review my startup - Plura Processing: Web Traffic = Grid Computer (pluraprocessing.com)
91 points by westside1506 on Oct 29, 2008 | 57 comments
3. How We Prepare a Demo (particletree.com)
71 points by mqt on Oct 30, 2008 | 2 comments
4. Your Gmail Account is Now An OpenID (techcrunch.com)
66 points by jasonlbaptiste on Oct 29, 2008 | 19 comments
5. Tell HN: If you haven't got your YC email, check your Spam folder
48 points by gruseom on Oct 30, 2008 | 59 comments
6. Google Goes Renegade, Creates Own OpenID Fork (neosmart.net)
46 points by ComputerGuru on Oct 29, 2008 | 20 comments
7. The Skein Hash Function (schneier.com)
36 points by bdfh42 on Oct 29, 2008 | 11 comments
8. 23andMe named Invention of the Year by Time (time.com)
36 points by russ on Oct 30, 2008 | 20 comments
9. Why I Support Barack Obama (oreilly.com)
32 points by Mistone on Oct 29, 2008 | 22 comments
10. 89 Ways to Kick Start Your Hacking (effectize.com)
30 points by pierrefar on Oct 29, 2008 | 11 comments
11. How do you handle notes and ideas?
29 points by kabanossen on Oct 29, 2008 | 61 comments
12. It's the 29th have any YC applicants heard from pg et al?
29 points by itbegins on Oct 29, 2008 | 43 comments
13. Ask HN: PHP Tricks and Best Practices?
28 points by jmtame on Oct 29, 2008 | 37 comments
14. Raganwald now 'blogging' on GitHub (github.com)
27 points by ionfish on Oct 29, 2008 | 12 comments
15. Ask HN: Are one-page résumés passé? How long is your résumé?
24 points by jadence on Oct 29, 2008 | 49 comments
16. Hostile takeover of Open Source Project TWiki (wikiring.com)
23 points by nickb on Oct 30, 2008 | 6 comments
17. 3D printer for $5000 shipping in 2009 (desktopfactory.com)
22 points by martythemaniak on Oct 29, 2008 | 16 comments
18. Why UML Fails to Add Value to the Design and Development Process (lispy.wordpress.com)
20 points by astrec on Oct 29, 2008 | 4 comments
19. The Problem With Zoints (a look at a failed start-up) (unalone.net)
18 points by unalone on Oct 29, 2008 | 8 comments
20. Sports stats, scores, and analysis (statsheet.com)
18 points by johnbilli on Oct 29, 2008 | 16 comments
21. How to setup lighter, faster & minimal Ubuntu (ubuntu-snippets.blogspot.com)
16 points by known on Oct 30, 2008 | 6 comments
22. How Yahoo Blew It (Story behind Inktomi and Overture acquisitions, Project Panama) (wired.com)
16 points by lemonysnicket on Oct 30, 2008 | 3 comments
23. REST is UnAmerican (from9till2.com)
15 points by auntjemima on Oct 29, 2008 | 2 comments
24. John Doerr: Ten Ways Not To Lose Your Shirt (alleyinsider.com)
15 points by lanceweatherby on Oct 30, 2008 | 3 comments
25. 16-month-old PayPal/Skype exploit continues to drain users' credit cards (thestandard.com)
15 points by ilamont on Oct 29, 2008 | 3 comments
26. Key duplication from photographs (physorg.com)
14 points by axiom on Oct 29, 2008 | 1 comment
27. The Single Sign-On War Will Ruin OpenID (sitepoint.com)
14 points by nickb on Oct 30, 2008 | 5 comments
28. ASK HN: Hacker Bibles
13 points by ice_man on Oct 29, 2008 | 11 comments
29. Come out and get accepted or rejected with us: irc.gnome.org #candyisdandy
13 points by mcu on Oct 30, 2008 | 13 comments
30. Ask HN: What do you think of our new app? FutureTweets.com
14 points by gumbah on Oct 30, 2008 | 20 comments
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