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1. Doctorow: Why I won't buy an iPad (boingboing.net)
273 points by fogus on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 186 comments
2. Daring Fireball: The Kids Are All Right (daringfireball.net)
269 points by kilian on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 142 comments
3. Facebook has acquired Divvyshot (YC W09) (divvyshot.com)
196 points by kevintwohy on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 108 comments
4. Get Your Fucking Feet Off The Table (oppugn.us)
161 points by tl on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 135 comments
5. Rewriting pixels to add new features to closed-source software (washington.edu)
135 points by chaosmachine on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 40 comments
6. “There is no longer enough mail to sustain six days of delivery.” (usps.com)
118 points by genepope on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 174 comments
7. Optimizing Your Wife (mathpages.com)
111 points by nishantmodak on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 50 comments
8. DuckDuckGo as my primary search engine for the past 7 months (cloudknow.com)
93 points by prakash on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 59 comments
9. Good bye, Helium... (seedmagazine.com)
89 points by ilkhd2 on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 57 comments
10. The only iPad review you need to read (kottke.org)
80 points by ekarisor on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 17 comments
11. Denied: Python Micro-Framework (Sinatra-like) (immersedcode.org)
62 points by thisduck on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 25 comments
12. The inside story on how I raised $200k in 6 days. (caterpillarcowboy.com)
61 points by jasonlbaptiste on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 8 comments
13. JavaScript Style (ozmm.org)
59 points by twampss on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
14. Pcubee - 3d display io (youtube.com)
59 points by elblanco on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 7 comments
15. A Warning: Facebook dating apps see massive user drop after FB policy change. (plentyoffish.wordpress.com)
56 points by aresant on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
16. How electricity doesn't work (amasci.com)
53 points by xbryanx on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 21 comments
17. HN Summary (hnsummary.com)
53 points by auston on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 30 comments
18. Scoble and Eric Ries on how to ship software that rocks customer's lives (youtube.com)
53 points by _pius on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 18 comments
19. Forking, The Future of Open Source, and Github (redmonk.com)
50 points by jlhamilton on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 12 comments
20. The iPad is the first Personal Computer-- what you have is a work computer. (spreadsong.com)
48 points by colinplamondon on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 65 comments
21. Mark Shuttleworth: Shooting for the Perfect 10.10 with Maverick Meerkat (markshuttleworth.com)
47 points by alonswartz on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 21 comments
22. The IPv6 Mess (cr.yp.to)
46 points by tragiclos on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 37 comments
23. The Basic Laws of Human Stupidity (cantrip.org)
44 points by shalmanese on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 17 comments
24. How The Google Book Settlement Will Change The Future of Reading (io9.com)
43 points by javanix on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
25. Checking that functions are constant time with Valgrind (imperialviolet.org)
42 points by l0stman on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 8 comments
26. Java 7 : The new java.util.Objects class (baptiste-wicht.com)
38 points by noarchy on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 33 comments
27. Twitter Predicts Box-Office Sales Better Than a Prediction Market (fastcompany.com)
34 points by alexjmann on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 18 comments
28. Scientists stumped as bee population declines further (breitbart.com)
33 points by cwan on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 8 comments
29. Subversion Vision and Roadmap (spoiler: no DVCS) (haxx.se)
33 points by bokchoi on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 15 comments
30. How-to sell to enterprise customers (for startups) (gabrielweinberg.com)
33 points by epi0Bauqu on Apr 2, 2010 | hide | 4 comments

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