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Stories from September 12, 2010, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Today is Programmer's Day (wikipedia.org)
240 points by guffshemr on Sept 13, 2010 | 38 comments
2. What a fig is. (theatlantic.com)
239 points by kfarzaneh on Sept 12, 2010 | 84 comments
3. Getting rejected (cdixon.org)
188 points by edo on Sept 12, 2010 | 57 comments
4. "If you are not paying for it..." (metafilter.com)
142 points by acangiano on Sept 12, 2010 | 91 comments
5. Hacker News Instant Search (instantise.com)
146 points by binomial on Sept 12, 2010 | 43 comments
6. Most common words unique to 1-star and 5-star App Store reviews (marco.org)
143 points by replicatorblog on Sept 12, 2010 | 54 comments
7. MS Exchange “remote wipe” is a terrible, terrible bug (technically.us)
120 points by blasdel on Sept 12, 2010 | 113 comments
8. How the opening scenes of Blade Runner were made (video) (douglastrumbull.com)
115 points by coffee on Sept 13, 2010 | 28 comments
9. The Face of Facebook (newyorker.com)
114 points by ssclafani on Sept 13, 2010 | 41 comments
10. Youtube Live Epic Failure (Plaintext DB Password Exposed)
96 points by a904guy on Sept 13, 2010 | 23 comments
11. Password Reuse (xkcd.com)
83 points by billswift on Sept 13, 2010 | 46 comments
12. The Jon Stewart Decade (nymag.com)
80 points by ziweb on Sept 13, 2010 | 75 comments
13. Interest: Senior engineer confirms Apple working on MacRuby for iOS (twitter.com)
79 points by pietrofmaggi on Sept 12, 2010 | 27 comments
14. Autocomplete with Redis (antirez.com)
78 points by thomasknowles on Sept 13, 2010 | 14 comments
15. NoSQL, Heroku, and You (heroku.com)
76 points by shawndumas on Sept 12, 2010 | 18 comments
16. Myths about prostitution (washingtonpost.com)
75 points by jseliger on Sept 12, 2010 | 64 comments
17. ACTA Action: Call on Obama to end the secrecy, reject the treaty (fsf.org)
75 points by tjr on Sept 12, 2010 | 7 comments
18. Ask HN: What have you built with Erlang?
72 points by SnootyMonkey on Sept 12, 2010 | 43 comments
19. Many SSD Benchmark Reviews Contain Flaws (zorinaq.com)
70 points by mrb on Sept 13, 2010 | 12 comments
20. The real GDrive is here (youtube.com)
70 points by noahkagan on Sept 12, 2010 | 69 comments
21. MacRuby: The Definitive Guide (oreilly.com)
64 points by shawndumas on Sept 13, 2010 | 10 comments
22. Edward Tufte: Sparklines: theory and practice (edwardtufte.com)
54 points by glymor on Sept 12, 2010 | 13 comments
23. Ask HN: Am I the only one who's not in love with Google Instant?
54 points by kloncks on Sept 12, 2010 | 56 comments
24. Ask HN: What makes a job posting attractive?
53 points by bkrausz on Sept 13, 2010 | 65 comments
25. Ask HN: anyone leave a high paying job to work at a startup?
52 points by speaks on Sept 13, 2010 | 57 comments
26. AdoptAHacker invites you to visit NYC (adoptahacker.com)
54 points by MediaSquirrel on Sept 13, 2010 | 35 comments
27. Seaside 3.0 released (seaside.st)
49 points by pietrofmaggi on Sept 12, 2010 | 17 comments
28. New Revealing paper on High Frequency Trading (ssrn.com)
49 points by d4ft on Sept 13, 2010 | 34 comments
29. Duke Nukem Forever is here. (shacknews.com)
47 points by phreeza on Sept 13, 2010 | 30 comments
30. Simply Logical (free book) (bris.ac.uk)
44 points by namin on Sept 12, 2010 | 2 comments
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