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1. A letter to my students (blogs.berkeley.edu)
462 points by sunkan on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 169 comments
2. Apple's attention to detail
335 points by youngj on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 259 comments
3. Call phones from Gmail (googleblog.blogspot.com)
264 points by BlazingFrog on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 122 comments
4. How a call girl can earn far more by actually working far less (timesonline.co.uk)
228 points by Flemlord on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 196 comments
5. Paul Graham on trends for the future (businessofsoftware.org)
184 points by wyday on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 82 comments
6. Keys to Being Excellent at Anything (hbr.org)
179 points by dyc on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 42 comments
7. Competing Hypotheses - Made for the CIA. Now free to the public. (competinghypotheses.org)
180 points by _pius on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 33 comments
8. How to retire at 30 on $1 million (ryanwaggoner.com)
175 points by ryanwaggoner on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 125 comments
9. Paul Graham and his "no asshole" rule (Interview) (youtube.com)
154 points by zeedotme on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 71 comments
10. Standard Screen Patterns (designingwebinterfaces.com)
102 points by Halienja on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 3 comments
11. Down With Social (spencerfry.com)
96 points by twampss on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 34 comments
12. What I wish I knew before starting a business (venturebeat.com)
92 points by d2viant on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 36 comments
13. What To Look For In A Technical Co-Founder (jasonlbaptiste.com)
92 points by jasonlbaptiste on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 24 comments
14. FiveThirtyEight relaunches on NYTimes.com (thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com)
72 points by donohoe on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 38 comments
15. Intro to Monads (new chapter of Learn You a Haskell for Great Good) (learnyouahaskell.com)
69 points by ab9 on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 23 comments
16. Leftronic (YC S10) Dashboards Optimize Your Data Displays (techcrunch.com)
61 points by bwaldorf on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 32 comments
17. Photos Too Racy for Facebook? Put Them in the Fridge (YC S10) (mashable.com)
60 points by austinchang on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 47 comments
18. UVB-76 (The Buzzer) transmitted a new voice message (uvb-76.blogspot.com)
56 points by simanyay on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
19. Five new Y Combinator startups to watch (venturebeat.com)
56 points by transburgh on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 1 comment
20. Yes, an Eee PC can run 10 operating systems in parallel (ai.ki)
54 points by sswam on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 31 comments
21. Oracle: the new "axis of evil" against Free software (adobe.com)
54 points by oscarferdin on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 69 comments
22. "Android Tools Are Horrendous, OS Is Hideous," FB iPhone Dev Joe Hewitt Tweets (yahoo.com)
50 points by siglesias on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 56 comments
23. 17 Year Old creates website that predicts future of Digg (gigaom.com)
51 points by rjvir on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 23 comments
24. Thoughts After Y Combinator Demo Day (adamsmith.cc)
49 points by adamsmith on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 2 comments
25. I'm Split Testing ... Why Haven't I Doubled My Revenue Yet? (markitecht.tumblr.com)
48 points by dcancel on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 9 comments
26. Ask HN: What happens when your startup fails?
45 points by pilom on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 32 comments
27. Amazon: New Kindles Selling at Record Rates (techcrunch.com)
45 points by charlief on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 53 comments
28. The penultimate guide to stopping a DDoS attack – A new approach (unixy.net)
43 points by konradc on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 44 comments
29. inDinero (YC S10) Adds Automated Financial Forecasts for Businesses (readwriteweb.com)
42 points by jlm382 on Aug 25, 2010 | hide
30. Pragmatic Bookshelf announces new Pragmatic Guide series (pragprog.com)
42 points by tswicegood on Aug 25, 2010 | hide | 8 comments

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