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1. Balsamiq Makes 1.6 Million with 70% Profit in 2009 (balsamiq.com)
262 points by nsoonhui on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 122 comments
2. Intel's "cripple AMD" function (agner.org)
212 points by kierank on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 80 comments
3. How to convert email addresses into name, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation (maxklein.posterous.com)
144 points by maxklein on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 64 comments
4. The most under-hyped, but most important, technology since seat belts (scobleizer.com)
115 points by MaysonL on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 134 comments
5. Wooden Combination Lock (youtube.com)
109 points by J3L2404 on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 5 comments
6. Uranium Is So Last Century — Enter Thorium, the New Green Nuke (wired.com)
82 points by benl on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 1 comment
7. 10 predictions for the world of January 1, 2020 (paulbuchheit.blogspot.com)
68 points by peter123 on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 73 comments
8. You Should Waste 50% of Your Time (measuringmeasures.blogspot.com)
69 points by timf on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
9. The Craziest F***ing Bug I've Ever Seen (yehudakatz.com)
68 points by wycats on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
10. Why Save MySQL Now? (holdenweb.blogspot.com)
64 points by jp_sc on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 49 comments
11. NASA uses GIT as the SCM for their Open Projects (nasa.gov)
60 points by laktek on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 11 comments
12. Why Self-Discipline Is Overrated (alfiekohn.org)
59 points by anuleczka on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 13 comments
13. Twenty years on Japan is still paying its bubble-era bills (economist.com)
52 points by pg on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
14. Ask HN: review my app - a minimalist's to-do organizer (getcodo.com)
51 points by k7d on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 47 comments
15. How to Run a Meeting Like Google (businessweek.com)
45 points by Flemlord on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 19 comments
16. The next big thing will start out looking like a toy (cdixon.org)
41 points by prakash on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
17. It is unquestionably the future (threepanelsoul.com)
41 points by Eliezer on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 15 comments
18. Ask HN: How good are freelance programming sites?
39 points by gnosis on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 14 comments
19. DjangoCon Talk Videos Starting to Go Up (blip.tv)
39 points by kingkilr on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 4 comments
20. The Elements - A Perfect Coffee Table Book for Nerds (zachaysan.tumblr.com)
38 points by 3pt14159 on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 9 comments
21. Interesting Technologies for Web App Developers in 2010 (web2media.net)
37 points by laktek on Jan 3, 2010 | hide
22. Mathematics behind Hadoop-based systems (nathanmarz.com)
35 points by nathanmarz on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 1 comment
23. The clothes don't make the man (boy) (stanford.edu)
34 points by bootload on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 31 comments
24. Is There Any Doubt That Gov Chooses the Winners? (globalresearch.ca)
34 points by euroclydon on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 7 comments
25. Using Clojure Incanter with MongoDB (incanter-blog.org)
31 points by macmac on Jan 3, 2010 | hide
26. Jison: Bison in JavaScript (zaa.ch)
31 points by mnemonik on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 5 comments
27. Using WIP branches to save every edit (jukie.net)
30 points by rlm on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
28. I Love the GPL (Except When it Applies to Me) (teddziuba.com)
29 points by blasdel on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 45 comments
29. Understanding and dealing with overbearing Asian parents (stanford.edu)
28 points by rglovejoy on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 16 comments
30. A Quiz Designed to Give You Fitts (asktog.com)
28 points by latif on Jan 3, 2010 | hide | 6 comments

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