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Stories from January 7, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. How Much I Money Made From Side Projects In 2008 (pseudocoder.com)
190 points by hbien on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 60 comments
2. Slashdotter on the value of ideas versus execution (slashdot.org)
100 points by alex_c on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 70 comments
3. Data Analysts Captivated by Power of R (nytimes.com)
82 points by kalvin on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 69 comments
4. Firebug 1.3.0 Final Released (antennasoft.net)
83 points by JGM564 on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
5. Don't Bet on Moore Saving Your Ass (zawodny.com)
82 points by prakash on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 78 comments
6. You Will Probably Fail in a Boring and Project-specific Way (geeksinboston.com)
80 points by shimon on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 46 comments
7. Ask HN: Am I the only one tired of Twitter apps?
71 points by jsdalton on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 40 comments
8. Real World Haskell (realworldhaskell.org)
67 points by tsally on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 34 comments
9. Twitter Hacker Says Admin Password Was 'Happiness' (wired.com)
67 points by lnguyen on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 41 comments
10. JobSyndicate Alpha Launch (startuply.com)
58 points by LukeG on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 22 comments
11. Stem Cells Undo Birth Defects (technologyreview.com)
41 points by rms on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 3 comments
12. Amazon's Simple Pay Subscription launches (amazon.com)
42 points by lsb on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 27 comments
13. Hacking low-cost Chinese pianos into something special (nwsource.com)
42 points by rms on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 7 comments
14. Firefox: An Acceptable Cross Platform GUI Toolkit (ynniv.com)
40 points by ynniv on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 30 comments
15. Hacker News doesn't validate (w3.org)
39 points by urlwolf on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 95 comments
16. My First Day Working a Full-time job (at my startup) (paulstamatiou.com)
36 points by PStamatiou on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 12 comments
17. I did it: The postmortem of doing 31 features in 31 days (enjoysthin.gs)
33 points by tedroden on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
18. Did Google Just Expose Semantic Data in Search Results? (readwriteweb.com)
31 points by Anon84 on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
19. Eric Schmidt wishes Google could save newspapers (cnn.com)
28 points by gibsonf1 on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 11 comments
20. Satyam Chairman Resigns After Falsifying Accounts, Shares Fall (bloomberg.com)
28 points by medianama on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
21. Ask HN: An acceptable cross-platform GUI toolkit?
28 points by moder on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 55 comments
22. Why Does Hollywood Hate the Suburbs? (wsj.com)
26 points by danw on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 10 comments
23. Engine Yard Cuts 15% Of Workforce (techcrunch.com)
26 points by qhoxie on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 18 comments
24. Ask HN: What to do in an equity disagreement in a startup
24 points by canhasinternet on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 36 comments
25. Contrast: Fail Early, Fail Often, and Learn (contrast.ie)
24 points by unalone on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 7 comments
26. I’m like a Hypochondriac, but with Programming (citytechinc.com)
24 points by Herring on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
27. What is the best project management application for start-ups?
22 points by p47 on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 39 comments
28. Obama's Presidential Limo Will Be a 'Rolling Tank With Windows' (wired.com)
22 points by svjunkie on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 43 comments
29. As an atheist, I truly believe Africa needs God (timesonline.co.uk)
22 points by yters on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 32 comments
30. Detecting twitter users with JavaScript - handy or evil? (ajaxian.com)
23 points by bdfh42 on Jan 7, 2009 | hide | 8 comments

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