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1. Islands in lakes in islands in lakes ... (elbruz.org)
199 points by RiderOfGiraffes on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 56 comments
2. StarCraft 2: help us mourn the death of content freedom (arstechnica.com)
196 points by timwiseman on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 117 comments
3. Bill Gates: In Five Years The Best Education Will Come From The Web (techcrunch.com)
179 points by BvS on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 141 comments
4. Build What Had Previously Not Been Possible (jasonlbaptiste.com)
164 points by jasonlbaptiste on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 64 comments
5. So, What Does "HREF" Stand For, Anyway? (tomayko.com)
159 points by iamelgringo on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 70 comments
6. In German Suburb, Life Goes On Without Cars (2009) (nytimes.com)
127 points by organicgrant on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 202 comments
7. Stop thinking about how to scale. Startups die from not having customers. (aorsi.com)
112 points by zooey on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 42 comments
8. Two Envelopes Problem (wikipedia.org)
112 points by atomon on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 88 comments
9. Gödel, Escher, Bach: A Mental Space Odyssey (ocw.mit.edu)
106 points by kydoh on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 44 comments
10. JS1k, 1k Javascript demo contest (js1k.com)
105 points by sant0sk1 on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 18 comments
11. Structure and Interpretation of Classical Mechanics (mitpress.mit.edu)
101 points by xel02 on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
12. Martin Odersky on Scala and Clojure (fogus.me)
103 points by swannodette on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
13. Tim Daly on Lisp in Industry (gmane.org)
92 points by fogus on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 74 comments
14. Million-Dollar Murray: Homelessness may be easier to solve than to manage (gladwell.com)
91 points by skushch on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 45 comments
15. Debian Squeeze Frozen (debian.org)
86 points by flojo on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 41 comments
16. Microsoft Zoom.it (Bitly for Hi-res images) (zoom.it)
79 points by matthewphiong on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 37 comments
17. IronRuby Manager Leaves Microsoft (schementi.com)
78 points by spivey on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 41 comments
18. Goldman's traders use a proprietary programming language called "Slang" (cnbc.com)
77 points by jsm386 on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 57 comments
19. HP CEO Mark Hurd Resigns Over Sexual Harassment Investigation (marketwatch.com)
74 points by talbina on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 47 comments
20. How Exercise Boosts Your Brain (singularityhub.com)
72 points by jamesbritt on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 21 comments
21. 10 Startup Commandments (andyswan.com)
66 points by messel on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 16 comments
22. Feature or Company? (yongfook.com)
65 points by iamclovin on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 25 comments
23. One Night Of Sleep Not Enough To Make Up Deficit (futurepundit.com)
64 points by skmurphy on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 18 comments
24. What happens when politician doesn't pay his bill? This. (timgobble.com)
63 points by f1gm3nt on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 21 comments
25. New Ball Prototype (gearbox.me)
62 points by chaostheory on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 23 comments
26. Whereoscope (YC S10) Gives Parents An Easy Way To Track Where Their Kids Are (techcrunch.com)
58 points by jamesg on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 104 comments
27. No ifs...alternatives to statement branching in JavaScript (javascriptweblog.wordpress.com)
57 points by carloG on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 44 comments
28. Reevaluating how we reason (wired.com)
55 points by cwan on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
29. And "e" Appears from Nowhere: Quick Numerical Experiment with Clojure
52 points by RBerenguel on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 8 comments
30. California Supreme Court: age bias case against Google can move forward (siliconvalley.com)
46 points by grellas on Aug 6, 2010 | hide | 33 comments

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