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Stories from July 13, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Twenty questions about the GPL (jacobian.org)
121 points by twampss on July 13, 2009 | hide | 79 comments
2. Visualization of L1, L2, Ram and Disk latencies [gif] (imgur.com)
117 points by Sam_Odio on July 13, 2009 | hide | 59 comments
3. Have you ever been successful in changing your personality?
105 points by bgurupra on July 13, 2009 | hide | 80 comments
4. Couldn't sleep. Wrote some code to displays live feed of latest twitpics. (pingwire.com)
102 points by allang on July 13, 2009 | hide | 50 comments
5. Rsync.net Warrant Canary (rsync.net)
99 points by jcsalterego on July 13, 2009 | hide | 46 comments
6. Persistent Myths in Feminist Scholarship (chronicle.com)
90 points by kylec on July 13, 2009 | hide | 44 comments
7. Blue and Green color illusion (discovermagazine.com)
81 points by shard on July 13, 2009 | hide | 10 comments
8. Night owls have more mental stamina than those who awaken at the crack of dawn (theglobeandmail.com)
81 points by soundsop on July 13, 2009 | hide | 41 comments
9. Calorie restrictive eating for longer life? The story we didn’t hear in the news (junkfoodscience.blogspot.com)
78 points by soundsop on July 13, 2009 | hide | 45 comments
10. 'This is what an IED looks like. I took this photo near Kandahar.' (trueslant.com)
75 points by noheartanthony on July 13, 2009 | hide | 76 comments
11. Built to Fail: What Google, Ideo, and 37signals have in common (andrewchenblog.com)
71 points by andrew_null on July 13, 2009 | hide | 28 comments
12. The Principles of Product Development Flow (startuplessonslearned.blogspot.com)
68 points by peter123 on July 13, 2009 | hide
13. If You Want to Write Useful Software, You Have to Do Tech Support (nick.typepad.com)
63 points by pchristensen on July 13, 2009 | hide | 24 comments
14. The unstoppable Google (wired.co.uk)
51 points by PeterRosdahl on July 13, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
15. Polish teen derails tram after hacking train network (2008) (theregister.co.uk)
50 points by TriinT on July 13, 2009 | hide | 26 comments
16. Ask HN: review my web app, a wiki for code snippets (refactory.org)
47 points by smokestack on July 13, 2009 | hide | 11 comments
17. Microsoft Has Turned The Corner (minimsft.blogspot.com)
46 points by markbao on July 13, 2009 | hide | 38 comments
18. Webkit 3D CSS Transforms: Snow Stack (satine.org)
44 points by mcav on July 13, 2009 | hide | 23 comments
19. Ask HN: Have you ever had one of your sites get hacked?
44 points by vaksel on July 13, 2009 | hide | 29 comments
20. Animated Engines (animatedengines.com)
44 points by streblo on July 13, 2009 | hide | 11 comments
21. Torrents hidden in PNG images (hid.im)
45 points by mixmax on July 13, 2009 | hide | 22 comments
22. Social Skydiving Days 18-20: Winners are Made of Fail (socialskydivingwithjustin.posterous.com)
41 points by darkxanthos on July 13, 2009 | hide | 17 comments
23. “Without Haste, Without Fear. We Will Conquer the World” (ft.com)
41 points by blasdel on July 13, 2009 | hide | 19 comments
24. Keep losing freelance work
41 points by plate-it on July 13, 2009 | hide | 37 comments
25. Cringely: Chrome vs. Bing vs. You and Me (nytimes.com)
40 points by tokenadult on July 13, 2009 | hide | 19 comments
26. Cache Oblivious Algorithms (catonmat.net)
39 points by pkrumins on July 13, 2009 | hide | 3 comments
27. PostgreSQL Development: Lessons for Perl? (justatheory.com)
39 points by keyist on July 13, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
28. India prays for rain as water wars break out (guardian.co.uk)
31 points by chaostheory on July 13, 2009 | hide | 25 comments
29. Schneier says he was 'probably wrong' on masked passwords (theregister.co.uk)
31 points by prodigal_erik on July 13, 2009 | hide | 30 comments
30. Ask HN: Best approach for taking on well funded competitors ?
31 points by FreeRadical on July 13, 2009 | hide | 24 comments

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