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Stories from July 28, 2010, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Wikileaks To Leak 5000 Open Source Java Projects (steve-yegge.blogspot.com)
487 points by rimantas on July 28, 2010 | hide | 126 comments
2. What's wrong with 1975 programming (varnish-cache.org)
293 points by dchest on July 28, 2010 | hide | 115 comments
3. Aldous Huxley was right, not George Orwell (recombinantrecords.net)
240 points by dotcoma on July 28, 2010 | hide | 81 comments
4. If You’re So Damn Smart, Why Aren’t You Rich? (charlesbivona.com)
200 points by rlivsey on July 28, 2010 | hide | 147 comments
5. Microsoft Street Slide: Street view will never be the same (neowin.net)
155 points by iamelgringo on July 28, 2010 | hide | 62 comments
6. The Ruby on Rails 3 Tutorial book (with PDF downloads) is out (railstutorial.org)
133 points by mhartl on July 28, 2010 | hide | 17 comments
7. Damn Cool Algorithms: Levenshtein Automata (notdot.net)
118 points by desigooner on July 28, 2010 | hide | 14 comments
8. Crime Visualization of San Francisco (padmapper.com)
105 points by ericd on July 28, 2010 | hide | 63 comments
9. User-mining: Start at the gym, end up at a bar? (simplyryan.com)
96 points by rwaliany on July 28, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
10. Why Your Customers Don't Want to Talk to You (hbr.org)
91 points by klous on July 28, 2010 | hide | 59 comments
11. Twitter users most followed by readers of Hacker News (jmillerinc.com)
86 points by jmillerinc on July 28, 2010 | hide | 32 comments
12. Starbucks Does Not Use Two-Phase Commit (eaipatterns.com)
84 points by jteo on July 28, 2010 | hide | 17 comments
13. I need a software that .... (twitter.com)
85 points by rokhayakebe on July 28, 2010 | hide | 55 comments
14. New Amazon Kindle announced: $139 WiFi-only, $189 3G, available August 27th (engadget.com)
71 points by ssclafani on July 28, 2010 | hide | 89 comments
15. Ask HN: (No) Microsoft based start-ups?
67 points by sentinel on July 28, 2010 | hide | 142 comments
16. Oracle rebrands Java, breaks Eclipse (zdnet.com)
61 points by Garbage on July 28, 2010 | hide | 61 comments
17. Ten Rules for Web Startups (2005) (evhead.com)
59 points by mgunes on July 28, 2010 | hide | 3 comments
18. An Interview With Edsger W. Dijkstra (acm.org)
56 points by fogus on July 28, 2010 | hide | 4 comments
19. Top organizations in CS research (microsoft.com)
55 points by ssn on July 28, 2010 | hide | 38 comments
20. Study About IP On The Human Genome Shows That Patents Hindered Innovation (techdirt.com)
54 points by yanw on July 28, 2010 | hide | 6 comments
21. Clojure gets sponsored (contegix.com)
52 points by DanielRibeiro on July 28, 2010 | hide | 9 comments
22. 100 million Facebook pages leaked on torrent site (thinq.co.uk)
51 points by jawngee on July 28, 2010 | hide | 13 comments
23. How GitHub Does Enterprise (zachholman.com)
49 points by ropiku on July 28, 2010 | hide | 7 comments
24. Have Marijuana Tests Resulted in Tens of Thousands of False Convictions? (alternet.org)
49 points by Alex3917 on July 28, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
25. The Email Mafia (PayPal's Got Nothing on Email) (thestartupdigest.com)
50 points by Cmccann7 on July 28, 2010 | hide | 24 comments
26. Preannouncing Seph - Immutable Ioke/Clojure-like JVM language (olabini.com)
47 points by cgbystrom on July 28, 2010 | hide | 8 comments
27. Hedge fund invests in LinkedIn at more than $2 Billion valuation (bloomberg.com)
47 points by 1gor on July 28, 2010 | hide | 23 comments
28. Working at a startup sucks (laurentk.posterous.com)
48 points by bjonathan on July 28, 2010 | hide | 27 comments
29. Competitive lockpicking growing in US popularity (boston.com)
44 points by robg on July 28, 2010 | hide | 23 comments
30. Emotional Interface Design: The Gateway to Passionate Users (thinkvitamin.com)
43 points by duck on July 28, 2010 | hide | 3 comments

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