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1. Evolution of a Python programmer (gist.github.com)
366 points by r11t on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 90 comments
2. Tinkerer’s Sunset (diveintomark.org)
196 points by mqt on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 67 comments
3. Google Twists Knife In IE6, Pulls Support From Docs And Sites (techcrunch.com)
189 points by peter123 on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 57 comments
4. Joe Hewitt on the iPad (joehewitt.com)
161 points by nirmal on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 66 comments
5. Save Wikileaks -- donate now or lost it forever (wikileaks.org)
142 points by azeemazhar2 on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 30 comments
6. Just in case you fall out of a plane without your 'chute (popularmechanics.com)
129 points by shrike on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 32 comments
7. Tips for a new Django developer (zeroandone.posterous.com)
126 points by niyazpk on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 24 comments
8. Damning verdict on doctor who linked vaccine and autism (newscientist.com)
116 points by prat on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 105 comments
9. Stone: Leonardo da Vinci's Resume (cenedella.com)
112 points by alexjmann on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 6 comments
10. Bill Gates pledges $10bn for a 'decade of vaccine' (timesonline.co.uk)
112 points by gaius on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 96 comments
11. Greasemonkey script to remove iPad stories from HN
111 points by tomh- on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 13 comments
12. 2D Cloth Simulation with Canvas (andrew-hoyer.com)
101 points by anurag on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
13. H.264 Licencing and Free Software (mozillazine.org)
95 points by robin_reala on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 71 comments
14. Developertown: Why Houses? (developertown.com)
89 points by tptacek on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 58 comments
15. 14 Megapixel, Six Monitor Ubuntu Karmic Setup (jasonmorton.com)
83 points by abscondment on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 74 comments
16. Fraser Speirs's iPad commentary: Future Shock (speirs.org)
82 points by cpr on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 39 comments
17. Copy & paste some text from this article. Notice anything funny? (techvibes.com)
76 points by nickmolnar2 on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 53 comments
18. Mahalo Sells Corporate SEO Services? (seobook.com)
73 points by jfornear on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 43 comments
19. MIT develops algorithms to "solve" non-linear systems as sum of squares (web.mit.edu)
72 points by ashley on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 9 comments
20. IPad UI Roundup (cocoia.com)
70 points by fjabre on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 17 comments
21. Why Vector Clocks are Easy (basho.com)
71 points by skorgu on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 12 comments
22. How unique -- and trackable -- is your web browser? (eff.org)
67 points by profquail on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
23. Automating a portion of the upgrade to Rails 3 (omgbloglol.com)
64 points by jeremymcanally on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 9 comments
24. Why I wrote Arel by Nick Kallen (magicscalingsprinkles.wordpress.com)
60 points by davidmathers on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 4 comments
25. Steven F on the iPad: Old vs New World (stevenf.tumblr.com)
51 points by raptrex on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
26. Miguel de Icaza: "As a software developer, I find the iPad inspirational." (tirania.org)
51 points by acangiano on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 31 comments
27. British nukes were only protected by bike locks (bbc.co.uk)
48 points by petewarden on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 31 comments
28. How I Trie to Make Spelling Suggestions (afterthedeadline.com)
46 points by raffi on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 17 comments
29. Barefoot Running (nature.com)
44 points by unignorant on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 29 comments
30. Ask HN: Getting started with Clojure
40 points by chaosprophet on Jan 29, 2010 | hide | 20 comments

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