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Stories from October 7, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Tell HN: Dealing with VCs, my experience
183 points by jacquesm on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 38 comments
2. Introducing Atlas: A Visual Development Tool for Creating Web Apps (carsonified.com)
115 points by sant0sk1 on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 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 | hide | 30 comments
4. Two common mistakes when using databases (inria.fr)
96 points by Rexxar on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
5. 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 | hide | 92 comments
6. My GMail password scares me with its power (benmetcalfe.com)
86 points by pospischil on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 45 comments
7. JDK7 to have escape analysis on by default...also back ported to JDK6 (java.net)
84 points by suprgeek on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
8. What happened to Argentina? (economix.blogs.nytimes.com)
84 points by jseliger on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 59 comments
9. What's the Secret Success of Mint.com? The Real Numbers... (christine.net)
76 points by kakooljay on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 31 comments
10. The myth of the page fold: evidence from user testing (cxpartners.co.uk)
69 points by jmorin007 on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 31 comments
11. Hal Finney diagnosed with ALS. Wants to keep coding open source when paralyzed. (lesswrong.com)
67 points by Eliezer on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 12 comments
12. JWZ and the Palm App Catalog, Part II (jwz.livejournal.com)
64 points by mosburger on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 47 comments
13. * is Unix (jacobian.org)
62 points by jacobian on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 48 comments
14. RethinkDB looking for a technical cofounder (defmacro.org)
61 points by andreyf on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 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 | hide | 26 comments
16. IPhone App Store Developers Aren't Getting Rich (newsweek.com)
59 points by gcheong on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 65 comments
17. FlightCaster (YC S09) predicts future of development (sdtimes.com)
57 points by yarapavan on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 20 comments
18. Cray - A Clojure Ray Tracer (code.google.com)
53 points by fogus on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
19. What Makes Us Happy (theatlantic.com)
49 points by fogus on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
20. A Conversation with Sergey Brin (techcrunch.com)
47 points by bastian on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 18 comments
21. Amazon Kindle now available outside US, plus price drop (amazon.com)
45 points by goodside on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 44 comments
22. Classic review of "The Story of Ping" (amazon.com)
45 points by btilly on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
23. Google changes logo - traffic to our site spikes
44 points by chexov on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
24. C:\ONGRTLNS.OSX (daringfireball.net)
41 points by gthank on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 26 comments
25. How We Jumped 50 Places in the iPhone App Store - for Free (gymfu.com)
38 points by JofArnold on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
26. Rich Hickey and Brian Beckman - Inside Clojure (54 minute video interview) (msdn.com)
37 points by berrow on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 4 comments
27. Clojure, Parallelism, and Genetic Algorithms (ethanjfast.com)
36 points by unignorant on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 2 comments
28. Mac OS X’s Hidden Single-Application Mode (tidbits.com)
35 points by e1ven on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 11 comments
29. Announcing GWT 2.0 Milestone 1 (groups.google.com)
35 points by silkodyssey on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 32 comments
30. Java, OCaml, and F# (mit.edu)
34 points by yarapavan on Oct 7, 2009 | hide | 8 comments

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