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1. Welcome to HN. Please, read 'Hacker News Guidelines.' We take them seriously. (ycombinator.com)
301 points by iamelgringo on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 117 comments
2. Eureqa (cornell.edu)
97 points by kqr2 on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
3. Congratulations, Appjets (ycombinator.posterous.com)
91 points by pg on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 23 comments
4. Why Introverts Can Make The Best Leaders (forbes.com)
87 points by nathanh on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 35 comments
5. Poll: Language Use
82 points by Xichekolas on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 122 comments
6. I intend to replace Etherpad (bennoland.com)
81 points by bnoland on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
7. Twelve Tips to Master Programming Faster (breckyunits.com)
59 points by breck on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 53 comments
8. Frequentist Statistics are Frequently Subjective (lesswrong.com)
55 points by yummyfajitas on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 28 comments
9. Namebench - An Open-source DNS Benchmark Utility (code.google.com)
51 points by jf on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 7 comments
10. How Google should have acquired EtherPad (wolfire.com)
50 points by jeff18 on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 22 comments
11. Git-wtf : Displays the state of your repository in an easily readable format (rubyforge.org)
48 points by r11t on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
12. Apple Has Acquired Lala (techcrunch.com)
43 points by novicecoder on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 24 comments
13. James Grant: Requiem for the Dollar (wsj.com)
43 points by cwan on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 34 comments
14. Parapsychology: the control group for science (nothinginbiology.com)
39 points by gort on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 37 comments
15. Ask HN: Do you find developer screencasts useful?
38 points by chasingsparks on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 39 comments
16. Ask HN: Common Lisp vs Clojure for web apps?
37 points by hackoder on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 42 comments
17. CrunchPad Litigation Imminent (techcrunch.com)
37 points by vrobancho on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 34 comments
18. Build a system, not a product (opportunitycloud.com)
36 points by erikstarck on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 12 comments
19. NYT: Apple has acquired streaming music service Lala (nytimes.com)
34 points by chris24 on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
20. The Rise and Fall of Design Within Reach (fastcompany.com)
32 points by andrewpbrett on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 10 comments
21. A Lost European Culture, Pulled From Obscurity (nytimes.com)
32 points by theoneill on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 11 comments
22. Build It With Me (Connects designers and developers) (builditwith.me)
30 points by tortilla on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 28 comments
23. The rise and fall of MySpace (ft.com)
30 points by mjfern on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 22 comments
24. Beej's Guide to Unix Interprocess Communication (csuchico.edu)
27 points by RiderOfGiraffes on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 20 comments
25. Why Android Will Dominate Japan (mobify.me)
25 points by ig0rskee on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 5 comments
26. Swoopo: Selling items for more and less than they're worth, at the same time (economist.com)
24 points by cwan on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 16 comments
27. Differentiating Parsers (okmij.org)
23 points by fogus on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 3 comments
28. Pattern Insight is using YUI to provide a Desktop like experience with a Web app (yuiblog.com)
20 points by sx on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 5 comments
29. Ask HN: The older you are, the more you want to see non-tech on HN?
18 points by amichail on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 32 comments
30. Single-atom transistor discovered (tkk.fi)
18 points by tengkahwee on Dec 5, 2009 | hide | 5 comments

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