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Stories from July 7, 2010, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Told to remove blog posts describing patented algorithm (sites.google.com)
429 points by willvarfar on July 8, 2010 | 147 comments
2. * cures (or causes) cancer (heroku.com)
178 points by acangiano on July 7, 2010 | 57 comments
3. Quit quirks when working with others (sivers.org)
163 points by cardmagic on July 7, 2010 | 27 comments
4. Henry Ford: Why I Favor Five Days' Work With Six Days' Pay (worklessparty.org)
146 points by ntownsend on July 7, 2010 | 103 comments
5. 300 actions a minute? Truly mastering StarCraft (arstechnica.com)
142 points by MikeCapone on July 7, 2010 | 101 comments
6. Why Parents Hate Parenting (nymag.com)
117 points by gcv on July 7, 2010 | 115 comments
7. Amid layoffs, Microsofties reveal further turmoil in Redmond (seattlepi.com)
106 points by timr on July 7, 2010 | 132 comments
8. Solar-powered plane makes 26-hour flight (bbc.co.uk)
97 points by transmit101 on July 8, 2010 | 32 comments
9. First look: new Ubuntu font boosts Linux typography (arstechnica.com)
95 points by rayboyd on July 7, 2010 | 49 comments
10. MongoDB Performance & Durability (mikealrogers.com)
81 points by ericflo on July 7, 2010 | 50 comments
11. Hackers And Hustlers (learntoduck.com)
79 points by biznickman on July 8, 2010 | 25 comments
12. Startups: Don’t Hire Frontend or Backend Webdevs (trottercashion.com)
76 points by trotter_cashion on July 7, 2010 | 37 comments
13. scale.metaoptimize - A StackOverflow-like site about high scalability and NoSQL (metaoptimize.com)
74 points by alextp on July 7, 2010 | 22 comments
14. Ask HN: If ideas are worthless, why are some startups in stealth mode?
73 points by sendos on July 7, 2010 | 88 comments
15. The App Store is for Suckers (jonathanstark.com)
69 points by mcantelon on July 7, 2010 | 51 comments
16. Go's Declaration Syntax (golang.org)
68 points by pufuwozu on July 8, 2010 | 27 comments
17. Gruber's source: Microsoft only sold 503 Kins. (daringfireball.net)
67 points by swilliams on July 7, 2010 | 69 comments
18. Ubuntu running on a Nexus One (hackaday.com)
65 points by mcantelon on July 8, 2010 | 14 comments
19. Why Arduino is a hit with hardware hackers (wired.com)
63 points by Rod on July 8, 2010 | 29 comments
20. MenuetOS - An OS written entirely in assembly (goodgearguide.com.au)
62 points by raheemm on July 7, 2010 | 26 comments
21. Stack Overflow's new "Web Apps" site is in public beta (stackexchange.com)
60 points by mwsherman on July 7, 2010 | 24 comments
22. Rust in the bread basket (economist.com)
59 points by roundsquare on July 8, 2010 | 17 comments
23. Multiuser Sketchpad (mrdoob.com)
57 points by kordless on July 7, 2010 | 29 comments
24. C# 4.0: The industrial response to Lisp? (axisofeval.blogspot.com)
54 points by fogus on July 7, 2010 | 84 comments
25. MINIX 3: a Modular, Self-Healing POSIX-compatible Operating System (youtube.com)
51 points by axman6 on July 7, 2010 | 28 comments
26. On Lisp's Readability and Parenthesis Stacking (gregslepak.posterous.com)
51 points by itistoday on July 7, 2010 | 60 comments
27. American Dream is Elusive for New Generation (nytimes.com)
50 points by rmundo on July 7, 2010 | 84 comments
28. Tell HN: UPM, my hotel front desk startup, has launched (prleap.com)
50 points by daeken on July 8, 2010 | 22 comments
29. Conway's Game of Life in HTML 5 (sixfoottallrabbit.co.uk)
50 points by rms on July 8, 2010 | 23 comments
30. Forrst Blog: How we deploy new features on Forrst (forrst.com)
54 points by schapman623 on July 7, 2010 | 15 comments
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