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Stories from October 7, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. So...what the hell's wrong with you, Shooter?
324 points by Shooter on Oct 8, 2009 | 126 comments
2. Introducing Atlas: A Visual Development Tool for Creating Web Apps (carsonified.com)
115 points by sant0sk1 on Oct 7, 2009 | 63 comments
3. We Just Undid Three Months of Dev work. Here's What We Learned. (scoutapp.com)
98 points by acl on Oct 7, 2009 | 30 comments
4. Google's new culture: Perks are out. Being grateful you have a job is in (allthingsd.com)
90 points by pakafka on Oct 7, 2009 | 92 comments
5. My GMail password scares me with its power (benmetcalfe.com)
86 points by pospischil on Oct 7, 2009 | 45 comments
6. What happened to Argentina? (economix.blogs.nytimes.com)
84 points by jseliger on Oct 7, 2009 | 59 comments
7. What's the Secret Success of Mint.com? The Real Numbers... (christine.net)
76 points by kakooljay on Oct 7, 2009 | 31 comments
8. The myth of the page fold: evidence from user testing (cxpartners.co.uk)
69 points by jmorin007 on Oct 7, 2009 | 31 comments
9. Hal Finney diagnosed with ALS. Wants to keep coding open source when paralyzed. (lesswrong.com)
67 points by Eliezer on Oct 7, 2009 | 12 comments
10. Minimizing Complexity In User Interfaces (smashingmagazine.com)
67 points by nreece on Oct 8, 2009 | 34 comments
11. Everything You Wanted To Know About Startup Building But Were Afraid To Ask (techcrunch.com)
64 points by vaksel on Oct 8, 2009 | 24 comments
12. * is Unix (jacobian.org)
62 points by jacobian on Oct 7, 2009 | 48 comments
13. MacRuby 0.5 beta 1 Released (macruby.org)
61 points by sant0sk1 on Oct 8, 2009 | 11 comments
14. RethinkDB looking for a technical cofounder (defmacro.org)
61 points by andreyf on Oct 7, 2009 | 54 comments
15. Putting your life on the line for a 50% chance to fail (drstarcat.com)
60 points by grosales on Oct 7, 2009 | 26 comments
16. GDB 7.0 released (gnu.org)
59 points by edw519 on Oct 8, 2009 | 21 comments
17. IPhone App Store Developers Aren't Getting Rich (newsweek.com)
59 points by gcheong on Oct 7, 2009 | 65 comments
18. Ask HN: Whom do you admire most?
56 points by eserorg on Oct 8, 2009 | 234 comments
19. Cray - A Clojure Ray Tracer (code.google.com)
53 points by fogus on Oct 7, 2009 | 15 comments
20. Introduction to Statistical Thought (umass.edu)
50 points by yarapavan on Oct 8, 2009 | 5 comments
21. A Conversation with Sergey Brin (techcrunch.com)
47 points by bastian on Oct 7, 2009 | 18 comments
22. Ask HN: Who makes the best APIs?
45 points by breck on Oct 8, 2009 | 24 comments
23. Classic review of "The Story of Ping" (amazon.com)
45 points by btilly on Oct 7, 2009 | 8 comments
24. Google changes logo - traffic to our site spikes
44 points by chexov on Oct 7, 2009 | 21 comments
25. C:\ONGRTLNS.OSX (daringfireball.net)
41 points by gthank on Oct 7, 2009 | 26 comments
26. How We Jumped 50 Places in the iPhone App Store - for Free (gymfu.com)
38 points by JofArnold on Oct 7, 2009 | 13 comments
27. Rich Hickey and Brian Beckman - Inside Clojure (54 minute video interview) (msdn.com)
37 points by berrow on Oct 7, 2009 | 4 comments
28. Clojure, Parallelism, and Genetic Algorithms (ethanjfast.com)
36 points by unignorant on Oct 7, 2009 | 2 comments
29. Use an Old Linux Computer to Put your Baby to Sleep (labnol.org)
35 points by noaharc on Oct 8, 2009 | 11 comments
30. Announcing GWT 2.0 Milestone 1 (groups.google.com)
35 points by silkodyssey on Oct 7, 2009 | 32 comments
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