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Stories from October 22, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. I Was Told I Was Very Smart (theferrett.livejournal.com)
309 points by mtinkerhess on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 113 comments
2. Dirty Little Secret of Success (zeldman.com)
154 points by adamhowell on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 69 comments
3. Ninite: Easy PC Setup and Multi-App Installer (from BaseShield, YC W08) (ninite.com)
133 points by skuzins on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 28 comments
4. Why to use a static site generator instead of Wordpress (guestlistapp.com)
120 points by oneplusone on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 64 comments
5. Why I like Redis (simonwillison.net)
112 points by simonw on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 46 comments
6. Introducing Raindrop from Mozilla Labs (labs.mozilla.com)
84 points by mcxx on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 41 comments
7. Memcached - Report Card for an Open Source Project (dustin.github.com)
84 points by r11t on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
8. A Look Into Moby’s Manhattan Studio (motherboard.tv)
70 points by fogus on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
9. The Ideal Startup Career Path (cdixon.org)
55 points by dwynings on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
10. California says the iPhone costs $599 (clipperhouse.com)
48 points by mwsherman on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 34 comments
11. Out of LSD? Just 15 Minutes of Sensory Deprivation Triggers Hallucinations (wired.com)
46 points by mshafrir on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
12. Popular Game Civilization Comes To Facebook (mashable.com)
43 points by kloncks on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 18 comments
13. Psystar releases the software they use to install MacOS on non-Apple hardware (crunchgear.com)
40 points by thaumaturgy on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 38 comments
14. Do you want to work at Twitter? - Twitter Development Talk (groups.google.com)
39 points by genieyclo on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 30 comments
15. Android Invasion: A Comprehensive List of Android Phones (techcrunch.com)
39 points by nym on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 17 comments
16. Gladwell: "Aspiring journalists should stop going to journalism programs..." (time.com)
38 points by robg on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 26 comments
17. Ask HN: Will Y Combinator taking Sequoia investment hurt the YC companies?
38 points by bravura on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 41 comments
18. Fast inverse square root (wikipedia.org)
37 points by r11t on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 20 comments
19. Let 5 = 6 (steenbergen.nl)
36 points by raganwald on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 19 comments
20. Ask HN: Is there a designer-equivalent to HN?
36 points by marcamillion on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 28 comments
21. Nokia suing Apple over the iPhone (bbc.co.uk)
35 points by shivam14 on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 32 comments
22. Improving the Rubinius Bytecode Compiler (engineyard.com)
34 points by wifelette on Oct 22, 2009 | hide
23. Robert Allen: Why the Industrial Revolution Was in Britain (kedrosky.com)
33 points by cwan on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 16 comments
24. Why TV, not Facebook or Twitter, is still revolutionizing the world (foreignpolicy.com)
32 points by robg on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 25 comments
25. Some misconceptions about NoSQL (viget.com)
32 points by bscofield on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 24 comments
26. Ubuntu's Encrypted Home Directory: A Canonical Approach to Data Privacy (linux-mag.com)
31 points by linuxmag on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
27. What do dynamic linking and communism have in common? (sun.com)
30 points by vinutheraj on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 30 comments
28. Who should you hire at a startup? (bothsidesofthetable.com)
31 points by swombat on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 30 comments
29. Reasons why Apple should add "Gift This App" to iTunes (mobileorchard.com)
30 points by mobileorchard on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
30. Business Idea: Online Community Integration (greenspun.com)
30 points by mdemare on Oct 22, 2009 | hide | 16 comments

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