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Stories from April 19, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Why Programmers Suck at CSS Design (betaversion.org)
106 points by urlwolf on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 31 comments
2. The Art and Science of Seductive Interactions (slideshare.net)
91 points by replicatorblog on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
3. Round manhole covers, or if Feynman applied for a job at Microsoft (sellsbrothers.com)
69 points by swombat on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 33 comments
4. Experimenting with the YouTube audio fingerprinting system (rit.edu)
67 points by BioGeek on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 11 comments
5. First reprapped circuit (reprap.org)
64 points by ph0rque on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
6. "Nothing like this will be built again" - A Nuclear Reactor Tour (antipope.org)
60 points by jseliger on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 20 comments
7. Hawala: transferring money without actually moving it (wikipedia.org)
58 points by Rod on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 19 comments
8. ISPs refuse to shut down Pirate Bay (thelocal.se)
53 points by vaksel on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
9. The Real Pirate Bay (harvardbusiness.org)
48 points by peter123 on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 43 comments
10. Thoughts on the Y Combinator interview process (arvindn.livejournal.com)
43 points by randomwalker on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
11. NYCSeed's summer program: $10k for 5% for 10 groups (nycseed.com)
38 points by aditya on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 26 comments
12. The Long Road from XHTML to HTML (nimbupani.com)
36 points by deepakjois on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
13. The method still works (37signals.com)
34 points by peter123 on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 3 comments
14. Erlang: Efficiency Guide (erlang.org)
30 points by erlanger on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 7 comments
15. How do kids these days get started in programming? (ensode.net)
27 points by vaksel on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 41 comments
16. Ask HN: cloud computing options?
26 points by Tichy on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 27 comments
17. Ask HN: Things They Don't Teach You In Computer Science
25 points by wushupork on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 27 comments
18. PyPy 1.1.0 beta released (morepypy.blogspot.com)
25 points by ropiku on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 4 comments
19. Ask HN: Open-source project as startup?
25 points by cool-RR on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 46 comments
20. Awesome Procedural Terrain Generation (shamusyoung.com)
25 points by buggy_code on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 10 comments
21. The Lean Startup Presentation at Web 2.0 (with audio) (slideshare.net)
24 points by wave on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 3 comments
22. Ask HN: Is there an archive, dataset or RSS feed of all HN posts?
24 points by tm on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 4 comments
23. 13 iPhone Apps That Need to be Made -- Add Yours in HN Comments (ryanspoon.com)
21 points by dell9000 on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 24 comments
24. How to save Sun/Sparc/Solaris, and why (zdnet.com)
20 points by ableal on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 28 comments
25. Typeface Inspired by Comic Books Has Become a Font of Ill Will (wsj.com)
20 points by nickb on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 4 comments
26. To help soldiers make sense of data, the US military now issues the iPod Touch. (newsweek.com)
20 points by dannyr on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
27. Microsoft trashes its brand — with Apple the big winner (bigtin.wordpress.com)
20 points by zen53 on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 31 comments
28. First Mac OS X botnet activated (macworld.co.uk)
20 points by luckystrike on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 3 comments
29. How long will it last? Graphic shows number of years left of various materials [pic] (newscientist.com)
20 points by soundsop on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 12 comments
30. UK startup icons launch fund to bridge Europe’s ‘Equity gap’ (techcrunch.com)
20 points by pclark on Apr 19, 2009 | hide | 1 comment

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