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Stories from January 14, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Joel Spolsky: Thanks or No Thanks (inc.com)
188 points by twampss on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 84 comments
2. The real cause of the financial crisis -- An MIT Blackjack Team perspective (semyon.com)
185 points by prakash on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 60 comments
3. Apple: Jobs to Take Medical Leave of Absence (wsj.com)
159 points by bootload on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 107 comments
4. The $300 Million Button (uie.com)
113 points by astrec on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 43 comments
5. JQuery 1.3 Released (jquery.com)
105 points by rickharrison on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 29 comments
6. Qt 4.5 will be released under the LGPL (arstechnica.com)
86 points by icefox on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 18 comments
7. ISteam for iPhone earns a bunch of 22-year olds $100,000 in one month (tgdaily.com)
67 points by brk on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 25 comments
8. Things I Learned the Hard Way: Ignore the Content (powazek.com)
51 points by brm on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 22 comments
9. Why Haskell is beyond ready for Prime Time (intoverflow.wordpress.com)
51 points by raju on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 99 comments
10. XKCD inspired Mac Mini speech synth hack (coworkthailand.com)
49 points by bemmu on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
11. Is Craigslist rotting on the vine? (roundabout101.blogspot.com)
48 points by kennyroo on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 37 comments
12. Anti-Love Drug May Be Ticket to Bliss (nytimes.com)
39 points by makimaki on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
13. Why Lisp? 3 answers (mattknox.com)
38 points by prakash on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 18 comments
14. Twilio Recipes Open source PHP for common PBX features (twilio.com)
37 points by jeffiel on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
15. The Man Who Made Too Much (portfolio.com)
36 points by ojbyrne on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 49 comments
16. Al Jazeera Announces Launch of Free Footage Under Creative Commons License (creativecommons.org)
35 points by zby on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 27 comments
17. Google Closes Offices in in Austin, Texas; Trondheim, Norway; and Lulea, Sweden. (googleblog.blogspot.com)
34 points by Anon84 on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
18. Skype legend Morten Lund bankrupt (techcrunch.com)
32 points by pclark on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
19. Fuck college education, start minding your own business instead (damirhorvat.com)
33 points by damir on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 72 comments
20. When newspapers are gone, what will you miss? (sethgodin.typepad.com)
30 points by ph0rque on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 62 comments
21. Screenbin - like pastebin, but for screen (dustinkirkland.com)
29 points by polvi on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 10 comments
22. Distinguishing decorative from meaningful elements in UI design (37signals.com)
26 points by brm on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
23. Ask HN: Would you fund this show? (johnaugust.com)
26 points by ed on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
24. Google Reduces Hiring Department (googleblog.blogspot.com)
25 points by Anon84 on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 5 comments
25. In the gig economy, everyone is a hustler (thedailybeast.com)
25 points by quoderat on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 18 comments
26. Famous Sed One-Liners Explained, Part III (catonmat.net)
24 points by twampss on Jan 14, 2009 | hide
27. 'Theocracy of Hackers' Rules Autodesk Inc., A Strangely Run Firm (wsj.com)
24 points by prakash on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
28. A Kindle trick changes the reading experience (goodexperience.com)
21 points by gabrielroth on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
29. Steve Jobs steps down until June for health reasons (alleyinsider.com)
21 points by larrywright on Jan 14, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
30. Avid founder Bill Warner: How a dirt farmer made me an entrepreneur (masshightech.com)
21 points by rantfoil on Jan 14, 2009 | hide

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