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Stories from July 28, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. RethinkDB (YC S09): MySQL Storage Engine Built From The Ground Up For SSD (techcrunch.com)
178 points by vaksel on July 29, 2009 | 66 comments
2. Chicago Realty Group Sues Woman For $50,000 Over A Tweet (podcastingnews.com)
157 points by MicahWedemeyer on July 28, 2009 | 69 comments
3. Django 1.1 is out (djangoproject.com)
123 points by mtrichardson on July 29, 2009 | 13 comments
4. How Google Chrome for Mac appears to launch so fast (shipsomecode.com)
103 points by johnw on July 28, 2009 | 20 comments
5. The third largest stock exchange in America is a startup (newsweek.com)
103 points by danteembermage on July 28, 2009 | 18 comments
6. YC-Funded HighlightCam Makes It Easy To Remotely Watch Babies, Pets And Burglars (techcrunch.com)
101 points by anateus on July 29, 2009 | 20 comments
7. Emacs 23 is very near (emacs-fu.blogspot.com)
92 points by thunk on July 29, 2009 | 55 comments
8. Dear Mr. Jobs, I have some ideas about how to improve your phone (cooper.com)
87 points by FictiveCameron on July 28, 2009 | 38 comments
9. Chroma-Hash: a sexy, non-reversible, live visualization of password field input (mattt.github.com)
83 points by bkudria on July 29, 2009 | 66 comments
10. Read This If You Hate Meetings (freakonomics.blogs.nytimes.com)
76 points by robg on July 28, 2009 | 31 comments
11. Google Maps Street View capture... from a bike (fivebells.livejournal.com)
74 points by fivebells on July 28, 2009 | 25 comments
12. Ask HN: What to do when your company misses payroll?
70 points by twistedanimator on July 28, 2009 | 59 comments
13. Google Voice iPhone app rejected (engadget.com)
63 points by nreece on July 28, 2009 | 28 comments
14. Debian decides to adopt time-based release freezes (debian.org)
60 points by JeremyChase on July 29, 2009 | 14 comments
15. The Henry Louis Gates "Teaching Moment" (reason.com)
53 points by splat on July 28, 2009 | 44 comments
16. Screw Up, Say You're Sorry, Be Funny, Win Over Your Customers [YC08] (thinkjose.com)
48 points by bradgessler on July 28, 2009 | 21 comments
17. SFGate inserts a link to the story when you copy text on their site. Try it (sfgate.com)
47 points by bkudria on July 28, 2009 | 46 comments
18. GUI Icon Sets for Web Designers (hongkiat.com)
47 points by profquail on July 29, 2009 | 12 comments
19. There’s No Such Thing As A Google Killer (skrenta.com)
47 points by trs90 on July 29, 2009 | 24 comments
20. Dan Weinreb: Programming with concurrency, clojure excitement (danweinreb.org)
45 points by wglb on July 28, 2009 | 14 comments
21. There is no WiFi allergy: newspapers misreport PR as science (arstechnica.com)
45 points by erikwiffin on July 28, 2009 | 30 comments
22. OMG QIP=PSPACE (scienceblogs.com)
41 points by amichail on July 29, 2009 | 6 comments
23. New Twitter Homepage Goes Live With Search Front And Center (techcrunch.com)
41 points by vaksel on July 29, 2009 | 15 comments
24. How hard was Felipe Massa hit, exactly? (f1fanatic.co.uk)
41 points by karzeem on July 28, 2009 | 20 comments
25. Ron Rivest on why MD6 was withdrawn from the SHA-3 contest at NIST (mit.edu)
39 points by soundsop on July 28, 2009 | 5 comments
26. Barcodes for the rest of us (mit.edu)
39 points by nreece on July 28, 2009 | 6 comments
27. Microsoft-Yahoo Deal Struck, Will Be Announced Within Next 24 Hours (allthingsd.com)
38 points by krishna2 on July 29, 2009 | 22 comments
28. IBM acquires SPSS (ibm.com)
37 points by gtzi on July 28, 2009 | 14 comments
29. Infinity Is Not a Number - It's a Free Man (maths.org)
36 points by tokenadult on July 28, 2009 | 30 comments
30. Do interviews predict job performance? How about dating for marriage? (andrewchenblog.com)
35 points by andrew_null on July 28, 2009 | 21 comments
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