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1. "Is that a real program or is that something somebody wrote?" (canonical.org)
187 points by asciilifeform on July 9, 2009 | hide | 31 comments
2. The Firefox 3.5 fiasco (asp.net)
145 points by felixmar on July 9, 2009 | hide | 108 comments
3. Jay Leno’s 3D Printer Makes Old Car Parts (popularmechanics.com)
133 points by staunch on July 9, 2009 | hide | 65 comments
4. Wolfram Alpha and hubristic user interfaces (unqualified-reservations.blogspot.com)
130 points by blasdel on July 9, 2009 | hide | 33 comments
5. 10 years of entrepreneurship (startuplessonslearned.blogspot.com)
105 points by epi0Bauqu on July 9, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
6. Post-mortem analysis on Google App Engine outage (groups.google.com)
81 points by DocSavage on July 9, 2009 | hide | 19 comments
7. Dr. LSD to Steve Jobs: How was your trip? (cnn.com)
80 points by DavidSJ on July 9, 2009 | hide | 39 comments
8. Why everyone should use Safari for rich web development (aculo.us)
63 points by ahoyhere on July 9, 2009 | hide | 66 comments
9. The Invention of C++ (artlung.com)
60 points by hundredwatt on July 9, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
10. "Goldman sachs code torrent" honeypot (cryptogon.com)
59 points by yread on July 9, 2009 | hide | 12 comments
11. If you add an OS to Chrome, it's an OS (theregister.co.uk)
57 points by sjh on July 9, 2009 | hide | 26 comments
12. Bump Technologies (YC S09): The Quest To Destroy The Business Card (techcrunch.com)
44 points by drm237 on July 9, 2009 | hide | 53 comments
13. Soon you'll be able to buy any top-level domain you want. Don't do it (slate.com)
47 points by vaksel on July 9, 2009 | hide | 50 comments
14. Why I do Time Tracking (swaroopch.com)
47 points by swaroop on July 9, 2009 | hide | 17 comments
15. Sadly, Pandora Is Still Going Bankrupt (michaelrobertson.com)
47 points by peter123 on July 9, 2009 | hide | 33 comments
16. MIT Students Love iPhone-Powered Doors, Hate Actual Keys (popsci.com)
45 points by noheartanthony on July 9, 2009 | hide | 17 comments
17. Homomorphic Encryption Breakthrough (schneier.com)
44 points by gthank on July 9, 2009 | hide | 2 comments
18. Good Programmers Don't Need No Marketing (fairsoftware.net)
41 points by alain94040 on July 9, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
19. How Zynga is doing 100 MM in revenue and how we can help you do it (mixpanel.com)
40 points by suhail on July 9, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
20. IPhone-like password fields (decaf.de)
39 points by jp_sc on July 9, 2009 | hide | 20 comments
21. Ergoemacs Keybindings (code.google.com)
38 points by Xichekolas on July 9, 2009 | hide | 20 comments
22. Plain English Explanation of Big O Notation (cforcoding.com)
37 points by cletus on July 9, 2009 | hide | 4 comments
23. AWS Start-Up Challenge (amazon.com)
36 points by terpua on July 9, 2009 | hide | 12 comments
24. California v Texas: America's future (economist.com)
31 points by newacc on July 9, 2009 | hide | 56 comments
25. A Drug That Could Give You Perfect Visual Memory (io9.com)
31 points by dlnovell on July 9, 2009 | hide | 20 comments
26. Easy Retweet Button (ejohn.org)
29 points by twampss on July 9, 2009 | hide | 1 comment
27. How F = ma Could Break Down at Low Accelerations (technologyreview.com)
27 points by troystribling on July 9, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
28. A drug slows ageing in middle-aged mice (nature.com)
27 points by Yrlec on July 9, 2009 | hide | 16 comments
29. The impact of the iPhone 3GS RAM increase (taptaptap.com)
26 points by jsatok on July 9, 2009 | hide | 1 comment
30. For Best Results, Forget the Bonus (alfiekohn.org)
25 points by davesailer on July 9, 2009 | hide | 14 comments

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