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1. Flipping is Good. (aka Memo to Jason Fried: Sorry, You're Fucking Wrong.) (500hats.typepad.com)
127 points by prakash on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 79 comments
2. Work Less, Get More Done: Analytics For Maximizing Productivity (kalzumeus.com)
109 points by patio11 on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 39 comments
3. Why dumb toys make kids smarter (thedailybeast.com)
91 points by bootload on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 33 comments
4. You Can't Do What You Want By Doing Something Else (artima.com)
86 points by saurabh on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 31 comments
5. There Are More Slaves Today Than at Any Time in Human History (alternet.org)
87 points by kf on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 46 comments
6. Bitbucket: On our extended downtime with Amazon (bitbucket.org)
86 points by brodie on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 36 comments
7. The Bipolar Lisp Programmer (an oldie but a goodie) (lambdassociates.org)
82 points by acangiano on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 22 comments
8. Drupal Sucks (robozen.com)
81 points by edw519 on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 94 comments
9. SQL Databases Don't Scale (heroku.com)
78 points by DavidSJ on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 41 comments
10. Will California become America's first failed state? (guardian.co.uk)
53 points by sdave on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 86 comments
11. The Burger That Shattered Her Life (nytimes.com)
51 points by peter123 on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 40 comments
12. The original IBM Thinkpad (acontinuouslean.com)
50 points by ritubpant on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 5 comments
13. Entire Cities Recreated Using Thousands of Flickr Photos (thenextweb.com)
49 points by mgcreed on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 10 comments
14. Matt Cutts 30 day challenge for October: No Microsoft Software (mattcutts.com)
46 points by tshtf on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 38 comments
15. Google Ajax API Code Playground (code.google.com)
44 points by tzury on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 3 comments
16. Xkcd blog: Physics for Entertainment book (xkcd.com)
43 points by falava on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 2 comments
17. HN top-100 sorted by karma per day (spreadsheets.google.com)
40 points by matthodan on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 50 comments
18. PyBrain -- the Python Machine Learning Library (github.com)
39 points by jnaut on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 11 comments
19. Cheat sheets for front end web developers (sixrevisions.com)
38 points by Zenbach on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 1 comment
20. Rupert to Internet: It's War (vanityfair.com)
38 points by kevinheisler on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 31 comments
21. Version control of really huge files (alumnit.ca)
35 points by soundsop on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
22. A graphical breakdown of the death of newspapers (mint.com)
34 points by JCThoughtscream on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 12 comments
23. US Navy awards funds for Polywell Fusion reactor experiment (classicalvalues.com)
31 points by cwan on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
24. Cāˆ’āˆ’: a portable assembly language designed by Simon Peyton Jones et al. (cminusminus.org)
30 points by tillulen on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
25. Startup Bootcamp: October 12th at MIT with many YC speakers (startupbootcamp.mit.edu)
29 points by kf on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
26. Confessions of an IT pro: My biggest professional blunders (techrepublic.com.com)
29 points by edw519 on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 17 comments
27. John Cleese divorce tour: the first review (telegraph.co.uk)
28 points by rglovejoy on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 7 comments
28. How to access iPhone/iPod Touch from Ubuntu (ubuntugeek.com)
25 points by falava on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 3 comments
29. Video: Paul Graham at Startup School 08 (omnisio.com)
25 points by matthodan on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 11 comments
30. Software Patents: A Personal Story (thenoisychannel.com)
24 points by zjj on Oct 4, 2009 | hide | 16 comments

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