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1. Ask HN: Best Startup City - Outside the USA?
158 points by lzw on Aug 1, 2010 | 283 comments
2. Hacker Spoofs Cell Phone Tower to Intercept Calls (wired.com)
146 points by wglb on Aug 1, 2010 | 24 comments
3. A Simple Guide to Five Normal Forms in Relational Database Theory (bkent.net)
135 points by b-man on Aug 1, 2010 | 50 comments
4. Emacs, artist mode (cinsk.org)
134 points by VeXocide on Aug 2, 2010 | 53 comments
5. Jailbreak for ios 4.0 and iphone4 just released (jailbreakme.com)
122 points by br41n on Aug 1, 2010 | 55 comments
6. How making money changed my perspective on startup ideas (paraschopra.com)
85 points by paraschopra on Aug 1, 2010 | 21 comments
7. Hacker Monthly issue 3 is out (magcloud.com)
83 points by almost on Aug 1, 2010 | 10 comments
8. Ruby Benchmark (rubybenchmark.com)
80 points by rbxbx on Aug 1, 2010 | 46 comments
9. Linux 2.6.35 is out (lwn.net)
80 points by spahl on Aug 2, 2010 | 10 comments
10. As We May Think (1945) (theatlantic.com)
77 points by branden on Aug 1, 2010 | 20 comments
11. How To Get an Article on TechCrunch, A Case Study (techcrunch.com)
77 points by Cmccann7 on Aug 2, 2010 | 15 comments
12. Frenzy As Delicious Founder Joshua Schachter Raises Round For New Startup (techcrunch.com)
71 points by petercooper on Aug 2, 2010 | 30 comments
13. Richard Branson: In it for fun not just money (virgin.com)
70 points by chegra on Aug 2, 2010 | 39 comments
14. Why isn't Haskell popular in industry? (palgorithm.co.uk)
68 points by ab9 on Aug 1, 2010 | 141 comments
15. Tupper's Self-Referential Formula (wolfram.com)
66 points by muon on Aug 2, 2010 | 27 comments
16. Ze Frank is hiring for a new startup (zefrank.com)
60 points by duck on Aug 2, 2010 | 32 comments
17. Inception isn't science fiction (spoilers) (samstokes.co.uk)
56 points by samstokes on Aug 2, 2010 | 73 comments
18. OpenSolaris fork imminent? (opensolaris.org)
54 points by dman on Aug 2, 2010 | 53 comments
19. Halo for the Atari 2600 (atariage.com)
51 points by nirmal on Aug 2, 2010 | 10 comments
20. Creator of PHP talks to Digg about performance and security (digg.com)
50 points by ecaron on Aug 2, 2010 | 58 comments
21. Driving From Italy To China ... With No Driver (npr.org)
47 points by wglb on Aug 1, 2010 | 18 comments
22. Ask HN: Do you have any startup related regrets? Epic failures?
44 points by makeramen on Aug 2, 2010 | 45 comments
23. The Great Game (tbray.org)
43 points by wglb on Aug 2, 2010 | 9 comments
24. The timeless beauty of shell scripts (benlynn.blogspot.com)
43 points by brewski on Aug 1, 2010 | 21 comments
25. The Banks Strike Back (banksimple.net)
43 points by stilist on Aug 1, 2010 | 22 comments
26. Try holding your computer upside down (ideasonboard.org)
40 points by jluxenberg on Aug 1, 2010 | 8 comments
27. Django and SaaS (tidbids.posterous.com)
38 points by neeleshs on Aug 1, 2010 | 29 comments
28. Benford's Law tests on Wikileaks data (drewconway.com)
30 points by agconway on Aug 1, 2010 | 17 comments
29. Debugging your app remotely via Twilio SMS (gregtracy.com)
29 points by gtracy on Aug 2, 2010 | 3 comments
30. Jacob Appelbaum, Wikileaks editor, detained by US customs (nzherald.co.nz)
28 points by fun2have on Aug 1, 2010 | 4 comments
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