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Stories from July 11, 2010, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Because Spain won, jQuery: Novice to Ninja is free for 24 hours (sitepoint.com)
273 points by superduper on July 11, 2010 | hide | 60 comments
2. How to be a Programmer (mines.edu)
206 points by ronnier on July 11, 2010 | hide | 28 comments
3. In what language do deaf people think? (straightdope.com)
196 points by niyazpk on July 11, 2010 | hide | 102 comments
4. Google Secretly Invested In Zynga, Preparing To Launch Google Games (techcrunch.com)
171 points by daniel_levine on July 11, 2010 | hide | 116 comments
5. A couple neat things about using chemical elements as hostnames (greer.fm)
165 points by arundelo on July 11, 2010 | hide | 67 comments
6. Lessons from 150 startup pitches (asmartbear.com)
126 points by tsondermann on July 11, 2010 | hide | 17 comments
7. How telling people the facts may not cause them to change what they believe (boston.com)
106 points by michael_nielsen on July 11, 2010 | hide | 42 comments
8. Wikileaks website to be abandoned (cryptome.org)
98 points by zitterbewegung on July 11, 2010 | hide | 58 comments
9. Dead for a Century, Twain Says What He Meant (nytimes.com)
91 points by donohoe on July 11, 2010 | hide | 34 comments
10. Go Into Sales (bhargreaves.com)
89 points by thesyndicate on July 11, 2010 | hide | 38 comments
11. Numpy announces Python 3 support (Scipy news included) (mail-archive.com)
87 points by jnoller on July 11, 2010 | hide | 13 comments
12. The Creativity Crisis (newsweek.com)
75 points by thaumaturgy on July 11, 2010 | hide | 42 comments
13. How to Succeed as a Graduate Student in the Sciences (chemistry-blog.com)
66 points by splat on July 11, 2010 | hide | 16 comments
14. WikiLeaks will Not be abandoned. (twitter.com)
61 points by d_c on July 11, 2010 | hide | 44 comments
15. GAGA-1 (jgc.org)
58 points by jgrahamc on July 11, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
16. I am a neuropsychologist. Ask me (almost) anything. (reddit.com)
56 points by pavs on July 11, 2010 | hide | 14 comments
17. So, Why is Twitter Really Not Using Cassandra to Store Tweets? (highscalability.com)
56 points by helwr on July 11, 2010 | hide | 18 comments
18. The power of Apple's FaceTime commercial (techcrunch.com)
54 points by gvb on July 11, 2010 | hide | 64 comments
19. The Least Surprised (Ruby comic by _why) (judofyr.net)
50 points by judofyr on July 11, 2010 | hide | 16 comments
20. Computers at Home: Educational Hope vs. Teenage Reality (nytimes.com)
50 points by pg on July 11, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
21. Bay Area as a City State (sfgate.com)
49 points by smysore on July 11, 2010 | hide | 37 comments
22. BBC News website redesign (bbc.co.uk)
39 points by daleharvey on July 11, 2010 | hide | 12 comments
23. Why I Turned In My iPhone and Went Android (louisgray.com)
37 points by niyazpk on July 11, 2010 | hide | 52 comments
24. Theory vs Practice: Making algorithms claimed 'optimal', 10x faster. (acm.org)
32 points by HarrySimons on July 11, 2010 | hide | 2 comments
25. R-trees – adapting out-of-core techniques to modern memory architectures (live.com)
28 points by nkurz on July 11, 2010 | hide | 5 comments
26. Proving A Proof Is A Proof (rjlipton.wordpress.com)
27 points by wglb on July 11, 2010 | hide | 2 comments
27. Getline - A Python Library to Get Text from the Console (github.com)
25 points by timtadh on July 11, 2010 | hide | 2 comments
28. The Dwarfs and The Fast Marking Algorithm (jaspervdj.be)
25 points by jaspervdj on July 11, 2010 | hide | 11 comments
29. "This may be the world's greatest tricycle" [pdf] (aviation-safety.net)
24 points by clawrencewenham on July 11, 2010 | hide | 3 comments
30. Reverse engineer extracts Skype crypto secret recipe (theregister.co.uk)
23 points by rpledge on July 11, 2010 | hide | 8 comments

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