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1. An apology... (furbo.org)
367 points by aaronbrethorst on April 20, 2010 | hide | 188 comments
2. Soldier in Wikileaks video of 2007 Apache attack reveals what happened that day (wired.com)
361 points by mawhidby on April 20, 2010 | hide | 106 comments
3. The scariest pricing idea ever. That works. (thefreelancery.com)
264 points by pw on April 20, 2010 | hide | 71 comments
4. Why 42? - Douglas Adams Explains (groups.google.com)
209 points by instantramen on April 20, 2010 | hide | 64 comments
5. Google reveals statistics on government requests of its data (google.com)
201 points by michaelfairley on April 20, 2010 | hide | 53 comments
6. Why Teenagers Are Growing Up So Slowly Today (newsweek.com)
162 points by anuleczka on April 20, 2010 | hide | 100 comments
7. JavaScript Things I Wish I Knew Much Earlier In My Career (smashingmagazine.com)
161 points by fogus on April 20, 2010 | hide | 68 comments
8. Why Perl 6 is different (perl.org)
152 points by fogus on April 20, 2010 | hide | 99 comments
9. Building Highly Reliable Websites For Small Companies (kalzumeus.com)
121 points by patio11 on April 20, 2010 | hide | 23 comments
10. Richard Stallman: "I Wished I Had Killed Myself" (opendotdotdot.blogspot.com)
101 points by Sandman on April 20, 2010 | hide | 108 comments
11. Anti-Cancer Agent Stops Metastasis In Its Tracks (bnl.gov)
101 points by cwan on April 20, 2010 | hide | 13 comments
12. 2 Steps to Becoming a Great Developer (theadmin.org)
83 points by jmonegro on April 20, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
13. Web start-ups almost always fail. So why are these guys launching one? (slate.com)
80 points by tptacek on April 20, 2010 | hide | 19 comments
14. An Economy of Liars (wsj.com)
78 points by watchandwait on April 20, 2010 | hide | 98 comments
15. Woman Gives Her Autistic 9-Year-Old Marijuana (slate.com)
76 points by pw0ncakes on April 20, 2010 | hide | 38 comments
16. How To Design Like Apple (pragmaticmarketing.com)
75 points by asimjalis on April 20, 2010 | hide | 8 comments
17. Cheat sheet for Lisp dialects (Common Lisp, Scheme, Clojure, Emacs Lisp) (wikidot.com)
74 points by alrex021 on April 20, 2010 | hide | 11 comments
18. "I decided to add "inertial" scrolling, where you gave the image a push..." (folklore.org)
74 points by vark on April 20, 2010 | hide | 18 comments
19. SproutCore: Introducing GreenHouse (sproutcore.com)
72 points by joegaudet on April 20, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
20. Did rubyonrails.org get hijacked? (rubyonrails.org)
68 points by fretlessjazz on April 20, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
21. Free 6 Week Android Development Course by O'Reilly (creativelive.com)
68 points by mcantelon on April 20, 2010 | hide | 3 comments
22. Danger signs to search for in your writing (io9.com)
66 points by RiderOfGiraffes on April 20, 2010 | hide | 29 comments
23. Cyberattack on Google Said to Hit Password System (nytimes.com)
62 points by asnyder on April 20, 2010 | hide | 4 comments
24. Please... No rockstars (darrylsiry.posterous.com)
64 points by fromedome on April 20, 2010 | hide | 46 comments
25. No Shit in the App Store? Oh Please (designbygravity.wordpress.com)
61 points by cschanck on April 20, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
26. The pragmatic programmer tips (pragprog.com)
60 points by kunqiana on April 20, 2010 | hide | 9 comments
27. iPhone Developer Websites (appstorm.net)
58 points by collistaeed on April 20, 2010 | hide | 7 comments
28. World Bank Open Data (worldbank.org)
57 points by mcantelon on April 20, 2010 | hide | 2 comments
29. Geek Power: Steven Levy Revisits Tech Titans, Hackers, Idealists (wired.com)
53 points by mkuhn on April 20, 2010 | hide
30. Steve Jobs “Folks who want porn can buy an Android phone” (techcrunch.com)
52 points by TheBurningOr on April 20, 2010 | hide | 60 comments

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