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1. Some things need to change (techcrunch.com)
287 points by zhyder on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 204 comments
2. Gmail goes offline with Google Gears (gmailblog.blogspot.com)
110 points by wastedbrains on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 50 comments
3. If You Can't Say Anything Nice, Kill Yourself (guardian.co.uk)
93 points by riklomas on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 156 comments
4. A little secret that will make the world fall apart (alumnit.ca)
89 points by soundsop on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 113 comments
5. How we reduced chargebacks by 30% (as a percentage of sales) (37signals.com)
80 points by brm on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 23 comments
6. Google Apps Botches Domain Renewals, Websites Go Dark (joelonsoftware.com)
72 points by patio11 on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 19 comments
7. The Ultimate Dogfooding Story (codinghorror.com)
70 points by bdotdub on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 34 comments
8. Cal to offer course in Advanced Starcraft Theory (crunchgear.com)
69 points by rockstar9 on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 29 comments
9. Tracking an entire Windows sytem inside Git (alumnit.ca)
62 points by swapspace on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
10. Ask YC: Meditation Advice
59 points by andr on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 78 comments
11. Working from Home: Why It Rocks (artisansystem.com)
57 points by leftnode on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 10 comments
12. Linked from Penny Arcade - PA Day 2009 (aisleten.com)
57 points by MicahWedemeyer on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
13. Taming Doubt (defmacro.org)
52 points by apgwoz on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 10 comments
14. What real life bad habits has programming given you? (stackoverflow.com)
45 points by danw on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 87 comments
15. Microsoft Ships Python Code... in 1996 (python-history.blogspot.com)
44 points by mace on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 5 comments
16. Ask HN: Does karma affect what you write?
37 points by quellhorst on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 83 comments
17. On Becoming an Expert (30sleeps.com)
35 points by loquace on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
18. Lessons Learned: Three freemium strategies (startuplessonslearned.blogspot.com)
34 points by jasonlbaptiste on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 2 comments
19. Why Do You Work So Hard? (sfgate.com)
33 points by yters on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 29 comments
20. Parody of an interview with Bjarne Stroustrup, the creator of C++ (odgaard.org)
26 points by wanderingmarker on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
21. Why Craigslist needs to die (arvindn.livejournal.com)
25 points by aaco on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 25 comments
22. Building an interactive map with jQuery instead of Flash (newmediacampaigns.com)
24 points by mixmax on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 10 comments
23. Symptoms of rotting design (tetrack.com)
22 points by Tihy on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 7 comments
24. KDE 4.2.0 Release Announcement (kde.org)
20 points by jawngee on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
25. Steve Gillmor's Commenters Revolt (techcrunchit.com)
19 points by sutro on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
26. Ask HN: Is there room for another photo sharing service?
19 points by adilsaleem on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 45 comments
27. Ubuntu Pocket Guide and Reference (ubuntupocketguide.com)
18 points by kqr2 on Jan 28, 2009 | hide
28. Will old-fashioned scrip make a comeback? (economist.com)
16 points by robg on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 16 comments
29. Running Python in a linux browser with moonlight (voidspace.org.uk)
16 points by iamelgringo on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 1 comment
30. Poll: Startups, why do them?
15 points by yters on Jan 28, 2009 | hide | 62 comments

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