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1. Yeah Ok, So Facebook Punk’d Us (techcrunch.com)
347 points by vaksel on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 83 comments
2. Want to Remember Everything You'll Ever Learn? Surrender to This Algorithm (wired.com)
258 points by mshafrir on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 87 comments
3. Github and Engineyard part ways (engineyard.com)
157 points by jcapote on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 95 comments
4. Coders at work is finally available (codersatwork.com)
137 points by oscardelben on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 96 comments
5. Basic Laws of Human Stupidity (searchlores.org)
123 points by jodrellblank on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 42 comments
6. A Japanese language guide for analytical thinkers (guidetojapanese.org)
82 points by mbrubeck on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 28 comments
7. Nepal Human Hair Solar Panel Hoax (CraigHyatt) (sites.google.com)
82 points by jacquesm on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 50 comments
8. The People’s Republic of Google (cringely.com)
81 points by bensummers on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 27 comments
9. Twisted.web vs Tornado, a Performance test (apparatusproject.org)
73 points by roder on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 30 comments
10. Grand Central Dispatch Now Open to All (macresearch.org)
69 points by pohl on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 23 comments
11. Strange Twitter Bug found by Cabel Sasser (code.google.com)
60 points by functional-tree on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
12. Dropbox’s Web Interface Gets An Overhaul (techcrunch.com)
56 points by bigwill on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
13. Simon Peyton Jones: How to write a great research paper (microsoft.com)
52 points by mace on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
14. This Is How Total Destruction On Earth Looks from Space (gizmodo.com)
51 points by AjJi on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
15. Potential Quicksort replacement in java.util.Arrays with new Dual-Pivot (gmane.org)
50 points by fogus on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 16 comments
16. Facebook Now Lets You Fax Your Photos. (techcrunch.com)
49 points by jasonlbaptiste on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
17. The cardinal sin of community management (startuplessonslearned.com)
44 points by peter123 on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 2 comments
18. POSIX v. reality: A position on O_PONIES (lwn.net)
40 points by jbellis on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 1 comment
19. How It's Made: The Dropbox Web (getdropbox.com)
38 points by brlewis on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 4 comments
20. Run a Free BitTorrent Tracker on Google App Engine (torrentfreak.com)
37 points by peter123 on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
21. Antioxidants and Cancer: Have we got it Backwards? (corante.com)
37 points by cwan on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 32 comments
22. Artists Should Be Compensated For Their Work (questioncopyright.org)
36 points by alexkay on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 44 comments
23. A survey of the many jit projects. Parrot using llvm instead of own jit. (renesd.blogspot.com)
35 points by illumen on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 1 comment
24. Why do event sites suck? (jtoy.net)
35 points by toisanji on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 54 comments
25. Ask HN: Three years to startup
32 points by matt1 on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 30 comments
26. The White House's Vision for High Speed Rail (whitehouse.gov)
32 points by iamwil on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 76 comments
27. Mark Cuban: How Stocks are like Baseball Cards (2004) (blogmaverick.com)
31 points by kf on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 22 comments
28. Libdispatch is open source (macosforge.org)
30 points by edw519 on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 4 comments
29. Feynman the Babylonian (utexas.edu)
30 points by TriinT on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 3 comments
30. Ask HN: Estimating market sizes
29 points by hanskuder on Sept 11, 2009 | hide | 11 comments

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