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Stories from July 25, 2010, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Old School Color Cycling with HTML5 (effectgames.com)
284 points by jhuckaby on July 25, 2010 | 51 comments
2. Ask HN: My brain refuses to think, what should I do?
247 points by DeusExMachina on July 25, 2010 | 147 comments
3. -2000 lines of code (folklore.org)
210 points by aycangulez on July 25, 2010 | 50 comments
4. Wannabe entrepreneur symptoms and cures (gabrielweinberg.com)
158 points by jasonlbaptiste on July 25, 2010 | 32 comments
5. Are you suffering from burn-out? (jacquesmattheij.com)
151 points by jacquesm on July 26, 2010 | 51 comments
6. The War Logs: An archive of classified military documents (nytimes.com)
100 points by tysone on July 25, 2010 | 98 comments
7. Sorry AirBnB Hipsters, I’ll Take Health and Safety Over the Cult of Disruption (techcrunch.com)
82 points by ssclafani on July 26, 2010 | 129 comments
8. Full data sets of WikiLeaks Afghan war logs (wikileaks.org)
80 points by agconway on July 25, 2010 | 35 comments
9. Letting Go (newyorker.com)
75 points by eavc on July 26, 2010 | 11 comments
10. Ask HN: Selling my first company - need help with the process
75 points by user2newyork on July 26, 2010 | 49 comments
11. Threaded vs Evented Servers (mmcgrana.github.com)
75 points by khingebjerg on July 25, 2010 | 30 comments
12. Thoughts about Rails from a Django guy (lenni.info)
73 points by lenni on July 25, 2010 | 40 comments
13. Clay: A new language for generic programming (based on LLVM) (tachyon.in)
69 points by zaph0d on July 26, 2010 | 42 comments
14. A special report on debt: Repent at leisure (economist.com)
69 points by pg on July 26, 2010 | 36 comments
15. Fake femme fatale shows social network risks (computerworld.com)
60 points by bluesmoon on July 25, 2010 | 16 comments
16. Enterprise Software Is Sexy Again (techcrunch.com)
58 points by dgudkov on July 25, 2010 | 31 comments
17. Inception's Usability Problem (gamermelodico.com)
53 points by samstokes on July 26, 2010 | 36 comments
18. Bach on a mobius strip (youtube.com)
53 points by planckscnst on July 25, 2010 | 21 comments
19. Why doesn't Quora use PostgreSQL (quora.com)
52 points by zende on July 26, 2010 | 76 comments
20. Build a $200 Linux PC (extremetech.com)
51 points by edw519 on July 25, 2010 | 21 comments
21. Rob Pike frustrated by Java, C++ complexity (idg.com.au)
50 points by tszming on July 26, 2010 | 45 comments
22. Your World of Text is now open source (andrewbadr.com)
48 points by bdr on July 26, 2010 | 4 comments
23. A wiki for prepaid SIM cards around the world, suitable for iPhone & Android (wikia.com)
45 points by skr on July 25, 2010 | 17 comments
24. The Dell Bombshell (76% earnings in Q107 from INTL payments) (patentlyapple.com)
43 points by bretpiatt on July 25, 2010 | 11 comments
25. Why Flowdock migrated from Cassandra to MongoDB (nodeta.fi)
43 points by mutru on July 26, 2010 | 11 comments
26. Brilliance of Haskell's Maybe type and the Value of Static Type Checking (moreindirection.blogspot.com)
42 points by alrex021 on July 25, 2010 | 33 comments
27. Bryan Cantrill, co-inventor of DTrace, leaving Sun (dtrace.org)
42 points by kmavm on July 26, 2010 | 19 comments
28. Non-blocking IO isn't necessarily faster (at least in Java) [pdf] (mailinator.com)
42 points by tbrownaw on July 26, 2010 | 15 comments
29. Air France Concorde Crash - 10 Years Later (jmarbach.com)
41 points by jmarbach on July 25, 2010 | 3 comments
30. The Sad State of Open Source in Android Tablets (projectgus.com)
41 points by angusgr on July 25, 2010 | 15 comments
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