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Stories from April 28, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. "I never said she stole my money" has 7 different meanings depending on the stressed word
154 points by sama on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 62 comments
2. China's Google Maps (zoom out for best effect) (edushi.com)
132 points by pc on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 40 comments
3. How 4chan hacked ReCAPTCHA to win the TIME 100 Poll (musicmachinery.com)
127 points by mariorz on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 37 comments
4. Ubuntu brings advanced Screen features (arstechnica.com)
102 points by mblakele on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 36 comments
5. Hacking for fun and profit with Mathematica and the Google Analytics API (collison.ie)
85 points by ktom on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 5 comments
6. Why People Don't Like Nerds or Programmers (In School) (rorymarinich.tumblr.com)
85 points by inglorian on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 143 comments
7. Ignore Y Combinator at Your Own Risk (fool.com)
73 points by SwellJoe on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 16 comments
8. Ask HN: I'm in 10th grade and I hate school. Any suggestions?
64 points by anonymous1618 on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 140 comments
9. A Painful Decision (afreshcup.com)
59 points by ph0rque on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 73 comments
10. Record-Breaking Amateur Rocket Launch (popularmechanics.com)
58 points by robg on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 16 comments
11. Skew, The Frontend Engineer's Misery (lethain.com)
55 points by twampss on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
12. Hacker News (wikipedia.org)
49 points by eru on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 46 comments
13. Are expensive running shoes a waste of money? (dailymail.co.uk)
47 points by terpua on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 37 comments
14. Guido's final word on Tail Calls (neopythonic.blogspot.com)
47 points by uggedal on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 22 comments
15. JSConf2009 Wrapup (michaelharrison.ws)
44 points by geuis on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
16. Masterminds of Programming: Conversations with the Creators of Major Programming Languages (oreilly.com)
43 points by 10ren on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 28 comments
17. The Best Entrepreneurs Know How To Fail Fast (feld.com)
41 points by peter123 on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
18. Designer/Developer matching service (collabfinder.com)
41 points by nir on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
19. Opera adds a splash page to celebrate 15 years of web innovation (opera.com)
39 points by melito on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 18 comments
20. Keep it simple, startup (techcrunch.com)
36 points by CalmQuiet on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 3 comments
21. Stop acting like a sissy and market your company (ideasonideas.com)
35 points by karjaluoto on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 5 comments
22. How I finally understood the Y Combinator (noeit.wordpress.com)
34 points by dragonquest on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
23. Two wheels good (economist.com)
33 points by jeffesp on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 29 comments
24. Geocities: Lessons So Far (textfiles.com)
30 points by edw519 on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 7 comments
25. Edward Tufte on iPhone Visual Design (edwardtufte.com)
30 points by grinich on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 7 comments
26. The last great swine flu epidemic (salon.com)
28 points by peter123 on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
27. Teralys: New $825m Fund announced in QC, Canada (montrealtechwatch.com)
28 points by mtw on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 4 comments
28. Embedding Clojure in an Existing Application (ianp.org)
27 points by coglethorpe on Apr 28, 2009 | hide
29. Google: What we talk about when we talk about cloud computing (googleenterprise.blogspot.com)
27 points by peter123 on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
30. Write better Perl with Perl::Critic (damienlearnsperl.blogspot.com)
28 points by chorny on Apr 28, 2009 | hide | 6 comments

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