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Stories from September 24, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. The Duct Tape Programmer (joelonsoftware.com)
333 points by mqt on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 118 comments
2. IPhone Developers: We use our iPhones in bed, allow us to disable landscape
164 points by cwilson on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 54 comments
3. Internet Explorer 8 runs ten times faster with Google Chrome plug-in (techworld.com)
162 points by monkeygrinder on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 71 comments
4. How far can you get from a McDonald's in the continental US? (weathersealed.com)
140 points by timf on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 26 comments
5. Land of Lisp: Learn to Program in Lisp, One Game at a Time (amazon.com)
139 points by dpapathanasiou on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 59 comments
6. DropBox grows like weed. Reaches 2 million users. (techcrunch.com)
129 points by rokhayakebe on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 87 comments
7. Seth Godin Tries Out Brandjacking (outspokenmedia.com)
122 points by onreact-com on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 61 comments
8. The Duct Tape Programmer (Response from Uncle Bob Martin) (objectmentor.com)
118 points by johns on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 77 comments
9. It's Official: Water Found on the Moon (space.com)
97 points by mgcreed on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 17 comments
10. Twitter finds Ruby faster with gcc optimizing for size than speed (evanweaver.com)
63 points by jim-greer on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
11. Useful Usability Findings and Guidelines (smashingmagazine.com)
62 points by cwan on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 4 comments
12. AggData: Datasets created from scraping the web (aggdata.com)
62 points by adamhowell on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 26 comments
13. Keynes, Explained Briefly (aaronsw.com)
58 points by aaronsw on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 64 comments
14. Injecting Arbitrary Python Into EVE Online (daeken.com)
57 points by daeken on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 18 comments
15. Indian version of Y Combinator... (iaccelerator.org)
52 points by prabodh on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 51 comments
16. Bit.ly/robots.txt and the Dangers of Custom Shortened URLs (davidnaylor.co.uk)
49 points by byrneseyeview on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
17. Barack Obama Loves Startups: New Federal Office for Early-Stage Entrepreneurs (readwriteweb.com)
48 points by Anon84 on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 69 comments
18. You Don’t Get to Define ‘Quality’ (cindyalvarez.com)
44 points by jasonlbaptiste on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
19. Why MIT now uses python instead of scheme for its undergraduate CS program (muckandbrass.com)
43 points by bootload on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 38 comments
20. India's Chandrayaan-1 helped discover water on moon's surface (thehindu.com)
41 points by prads on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
21. Vote on Google's Project 10 to the 100 (project10tothe100.com)
39 points by vijayr on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 34 comments
22. 1 Million Spiders Make Golden Silk for Rare Cloth (wired.com)
34 points by alex_c on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 7 comments
23. The Physics of Sumos (A Flirtation with iPhone Game Development) (macresearch.org)
34 points by rtrunck on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 1 comment
24. Bank Sends Email to Wrong Gmail User, Sues Google For His Identity (mashable.com)
34 points by dnewcome on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 44 comments
25. Yahoo Brands Flickr; Users Retaliate (techcrunch.com)
34 points by vaksel on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 30 comments
26. Tokyo Cabinet, MySQL and Ruby HTTP Performance (infoq.com)
33 points by nreece on Sept 24, 2009 | hide
27. How LinkedIn's Site Design Helps Them Rank Well on Searches for Names (byrnehobart.com)
33 points by byrneseyeview on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 4 comments
28. Indie Software Security: A ~12-Step Program (matasano.com)
31 points by tptacek on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
29. Watch Out Apple... Courier - Details of Microsft's Secret Tablet (gizmodo.com)
29 points by keltecp11 on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
30. Microsoft: Google Chrome Frame makes IE less secure (arstechnica.com)
30 points by fjabre on Sept 24, 2009 | hide | 28 comments

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