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1. U.S. must stop spying on WikiLeaks - Details on intimidation attempts (wikileaks.org)
304 points by dsplittgerber on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 113 comments
2. The almost-magical "content aware fill" plugin from a few days ago...on gimp. (newslily.com)
194 points by blhack on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 39 comments
3. Pure Genius: Southwest Airlines Baggage Strategy (freightdawg.com)
157 points by cwan on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 62 comments
4. How to Make an HTML5 iPhone App (sixrevisions.com)
152 points by jggube on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 27 comments
5. NoSQL vs. RDBMS: Let the flames begin (stu.mp)
145 points by sstrudeau on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 89 comments
6. BrainFuck inspired scheduler successfully replaced the Python GIL (python.org)
103 points by dryicerx on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 34 comments
7. Startups Get Hit By Shrapnel In The Banking Bill (avc.com)
102 points by ankeshk on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 73 comments
8. A Turing Machine in the Classic Style (aturingmachine.com)
96 points by bockris on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 24 comments
9. SpyParty: a Turing Test disguised as a game (destructoid.com)
95 points by mustpax on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 25 comments
10. The curse of the gifted programmer (ESR's email to Torvalds) (lwn.net)
95 points by semmons on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 38 comments
11. The Surprising Psychology of Impressiveness (calnewport.com)
84 points by dsplittgerber on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 51 comments
12. NY Pays 230 “Consultants” $722M For Project 7 Years Behind Schedule (democracynow.org)
83 points by pauldelany on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 64 comments
13. PLT Scheme being renamed to PLT Racket (plt-racket.org)
82 points by JoelMcCracken on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 38 comments
14. I’m starting a Single Founder mastermind group (tawheedkader.com)
72 points by Tawheed on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 23 comments
15. Ask HN: How do you solve hard problems if you can't make incremental progress? (ravimohan.blogspot.com)
65 points by ntoshev on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 48 comments
16. HTML5 Forms Are Coming (snook.ca)
62 points by roam on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 7 comments
17. How to assert that your SQL does not do full table scans (bestbrains.dk)
62 points by kristiandupont on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
18. GitHub moves commit notes inline (github.com)
59 points by kneath on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 1 comment
19. On The Fear Of Reading Code (coderoom.wordpress.com)
54 points by moconnor on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 27 comments
20. Pro-China Astroturfers (arstechnica.com)
53 points by ulysses on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 40 comments
21. Daring Fireball: Generals' War (daringfireball.net)
51 points by barredo on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 12 comments
22. And the browser losers are ... everything but Chrome (itworld.com)
51 points by abennett on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 6 comments
23. My Node.js app, or, a simple explanation of asynchronicity and non-blocking IO (maryrosecook.com)
47 points by maryrosecook on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 13 comments
24. David Mamet's rules of drama (movieline.com)
47 points by jonp on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 15 comments
25. The bitter truth about fructose alarmism (alanaragonblog.com)
46 points by chipsy on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 42 comments
26. The Masculine Mystique (wsj.com)
44 points by rmk on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 13 comments
27. Three Cats (thenewsh.blogspot.com)
44 points by tptacek on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 15 comments
28. Steve Jobs and Eric Schmidt Spotted Together Again: Photos (gizmodo.com)
43 points by niravs on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 19 comments
29. Aaron Wall on Mixergy (mixergy.com)
44 points by sgman on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 5 comments
30. Iranian developers defy huge odds to create acclaimed computer game (washingtonpost.com)
42 points by faramarz on Mar 26, 2010 | hide | 7 comments

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