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1. Ask HN: I'm a Linux guy. Tell me about all those BSDs
208 points by ghotli on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 161 comments
2. Tips for Noogler Engineers (Noogler = New at Google) (piaw.blogspot.com)
182 points by btilly on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 82 comments
3. YCommonApp: Apply to 25+ YC-funded startups in under 10 minutes (ycommonapp.com)
175 points by davidbalbert on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 72 comments
4. Rethinking 'Fuck You' money (tonywright.com)
164 points by herdrick on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 168 comments
5. Western civilization runs on the mainframe (fosspatents.blogspot.com)
154 points by a2tech on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 149 comments
6. Android Sales Overtake iPhone in the U.S. (gigaom.com)
148 points by yanw on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 130 comments
7. Emacs, artist mode (cinsk.org)
134 points by VeXocide on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 53 comments
8. Rapportive (YC S10) Raises Over $1 Million From Gmail Creator & Others (techcrunch.com)
120 points by martinkl on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 44 comments
9. China to build giant buses that cars can drive under (engadget.com)
116 points by garply on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 57 comments
10. Apple is run like a huge startup (and the remote app was written by 1 guy) (sachin.posterous.com)
114 points by bradgessler on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 95 comments
11. Reddit: I stopped using a task killer to see if there's a difference. It's huge. (reddit.com)
101 points by moultano on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 59 comments
12. What The Fuck Is My Social Media Strategy? (whatthefuckismysocialmediastrategy.com)
93 points by brianbreslin on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 14 comments
13. “Good On Video” Is The New “Good On Paper” With HireHive (YC S10) (techcrunch.com)
87 points by nicholasjbs on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 92 comments
14. Using “and” and “or” in Ruby (avdi.org)
87 points by fogus on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 50 comments
15. How to pick a company name (asmartbear.com)
85 points by dchs on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
16. Linux 2.6.35 is out (lwn.net)
80 points by spahl on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
17. How To Get an Article on TechCrunch, A Case Study (techcrunch.com)
77 points by Cmccann7 on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 15 comments
18. Ben Horowitz: Taking the mystery out of scaling a company (bhorowitz.com)
73 points by sk_0919 on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 3 comments
19. American Nations: An attempt to hack (i.e., fix) American political gridlock (seantevis.com)
72 points by tswicegood on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 82 comments
20. Frenzy As Delicious Founder Joshua Schachter Raises Round For New Startup (techcrunch.com)
71 points by petercooper on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 30 comments
21. Richard Branson: In it for fun not just money (virgin.com)
70 points by chegra on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 39 comments
22. Making Python Fast - PyPy and Unladen Swallow [slides] (scribd.com)
66 points by twampss on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 8 comments
23. Tupper's Self-Referential Formula (wolfram.com)
66 points by muon on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 27 comments
24. Ask HN: I want to start a web company what books should I read?
62 points by flexterra on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 33 comments
25. Ask HN: Summer Reading Recommendations?
61 points by neilc on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 94 comments
26. Ze Frank is hiring for a new startup (zefrank.com)
60 points by duck on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 32 comments
27. Higher Education: The Next Big, Bad Bubble (byrnehobart.com)
58 points by byrneseyeview on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 78 comments
28. The never-ending finite loop (daemonology.net)
57 points by cperciva on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
29. Inception isn't science fiction (spoilers) (samstokes.co.uk)
56 points by samstokes on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 73 comments
30. Intuit lobbies against California's free tax filing service (latimes.com)
54 points by yummyfajitas on Aug 2, 2010 | hide | 29 comments

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