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Stories from April 16, 2010, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. HTML5 presentation (apirocks.com)
316 points by r11t on Apr 17, 2010 | 57 comments
2. SEC Charges Goldman Sachs With Fraud (sec.gov)
270 points by ra88it on Apr 16, 2010 | 153 comments
3. 100 years ago, people paid money to see a fat man in a circus sideshow. (modeledbehavior.com)
251 points by yummyfajitas on Apr 16, 2010 | 136 comments
4. Obama administration wanted warrantless access rights to most US email (cnet.com)
191 points by miked on Apr 16, 2010 | 92 comments
5. Non-Apple's Mistake (loper-os.org)
148 points by zephyrfalcon on Apr 16, 2010 | 137 comments
6. Torvalds: git vs CVS (marc.info)
111 points by helwr on Apr 16, 2010 | 111 comments
7. Thousands of webcam images have been found in the school district being sued (philly.com)
109 points by obsaysditto on Apr 16, 2010 | 57 comments
8. Page Rank 0 to 4 in Under Four Months, How I did it (whyspam.me)
98 points by thinkbohemian on Apr 16, 2010 | 56 comments
9. Where Have All the Hackers Gone? (strydehax.blogspot.com)
97 points by ciscoriordan on Apr 17, 2010 | 20 comments
10. A world without planes (bbc.co.uk)
92 points by v4us on Apr 17, 2010 | 80 comments
11. So, you need a typeface... (inspirationlab.wordpress.com)
90 points by Sukotto on Apr 17, 2010 | 11 comments
12. FreeBSD built with clang now selfhosting - testers wanted (gmane.org)
87 points by durin42 on Apr 17, 2010 | 20 comments
13. How to write to stderr so people will like you (utoronto.ca)
73 points by keyist on Apr 16, 2010 | 29 comments
14. Tech sector in hiring drive (wsj.com)
72 points by adamhowell on Apr 16, 2010 | 25 comments
15. It’s Not the Control, It’s the Secrecy (daringfireball.net)
66 points by mrshoe on Apr 16, 2010 | 45 comments
16. Steve Jobs Admits Apple Made a Mistake (mediadecoder.blogs.nytimes.com)
63 points by rooshdi on Apr 17, 2010 | 50 comments
17. Mac OS X SSD tweaks (nullvision.com)
62 points by bensummers on Apr 16, 2010 | 37 comments
18. I'm going to be on Mixergy today at 11am PDT (ycombinator.posterous.com)
58 points by jl on Apr 16, 2010 | 27 comments
19. RethinkDB: Why Start a New Database Company in 2010? (MySQLConf) (blip.tv)
49 points by mace on Apr 17, 2010 | 10 comments
20. VP8: The Savior Codec (multimedia.cx)
56 points by mansr on Apr 17, 2010 | 22 comments
21. The Future is Movie OS (danhon.com)
53 points by danhon on Apr 16, 2010 | 56 comments
22. SEC wants python code for simulations of financial instruments. See; Accelerando (jrvarma.wordpress.com)
52 points by etherael on Apr 17, 2010 | 17 comments
23. DOJ abandons warrantless attempt to read e-mail (cnet.com)
48 points by metamemetics on Apr 16, 2010 | 12 comments
24. U.S. Accuses Goldman Sachs of Fraud (nytimes.com)
46 points by samratjp on Apr 16, 2010 | 2 comments
25. The day my brain forgot where my back was (lucys-backbreak.blogspot.com)
43 points by gdee on Apr 16, 2010 | 35 comments
26. Linux AI programmable robot baby dinosaur. (handlewithlinux.com)
41 points by mapleoin on Apr 16, 2010 | 11 comments
27. The Use Case for Blocks (github.com)
40 points by zephyrfalcon on Apr 16, 2010 | 21 comments
28. Obama ends NASA space race with slow road to Mars (timesonline.co.uk)
39 points by gaius on Apr 16, 2010 | 50 comments
29. WePad (wepad.mobi)
38 points by obsaysditto on Apr 16, 2010 | 46 comments
30. Mercurial over Git (jonchu.posterous.com)
38 points by jchonphoenix on Apr 16, 2010 | 52 comments
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