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Stories from September 13, 2010, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Founding a startup with zero revenue is better than working for Goldman Sachs (adgrok.com)
287 points by cjg on Sept 14, 2010 | 144 comments
2. Giving up on Google (robsheldon.com)
231 points by thaumaturgy on Sept 13, 2010 | 184 comments
3. If a file exists, there is torrent of it. If not, it will be burned (burnbit.com)
221 points by blasdel on Sept 14, 2010 | 58 comments
4. How two Pythonistas accidentally fell in love with Rails (brandonbloom.name)
222 points by snprbob86 on Sept 13, 2010 | 133 comments
5. HDCP master key allegedly posted (pastebin.com)
196 points by m0nastic on Sept 14, 2010 | 90 comments
6. Why do the Japanese draw themselves as white? (thesocietypages.org)
186 points by soyelmango on Sept 14, 2010 | 143 comments
7. Linus Torvalds became US citizen (gmane.org)
176 points by sasvari on Sept 14, 2010 | 175 comments
8. Zero-day Flash exploit on all platforms, fix two weeks out (adobe.com)
172 points by vl on Sept 14, 2010 | 66 comments
9. Museopen to set classical music "free" (arstechnica.com)
172 points by sp332 on Sept 13, 2010 | 62 comments
10. Job Titles That Can Sink Your Startup (steveblank.com)
166 points by amirmc on Sept 13, 2010 | 38 comments
11. How I boosted my Vim (nvie.com)
164 points by jkreeftmeijer on Sept 13, 2010 | 65 comments
12. Dear Twitter: Stop screwing over your developers (nelhage.com)
152 points by dochtman on Sept 13, 2010 | 41 comments
13. Biolab Disaster - an HTML5 Game (plus Making-Of Video) (phoboslab.org)
146 points by phoboslab on Sept 13, 2010 | 38 comments
14. HN, Remember you said go out and talk to people? I did: InsidersTalk.com (insiderstalk.com)
138 points by snitko on Sept 13, 2010 | 53 comments
15. Poll: Sequel or S-Q-L?
113 points by j_baker on Sept 13, 2010 | 130 comments
16. Acquisition condolences (37signals.com)
108 points by johns on Sept 13, 2010 | 50 comments
17. Tell HN: I accidentally ran up a $1000 Heroku bill
105 points by erikpukinskis on Sept 14, 2010 | 113 comments
18. Microsoft responds to NYT story on suppressing dissent in Russia (technet.com)
100 points by credo on Sept 13, 2010 | 38 comments
19. Gamers make faster decisions than nongamers, just as accurate (arstechnica.com)
99 points by evo_9 on Sept 14, 2010 | 44 comments
20. No, you are not "running late", you are rude & selfish (gregsavage.com.au)
96 points by bootload on Sept 14, 2010 | 127 comments
21. Why C Is Not Assembly (james-iry.blogspot.com)
93 points by Scriptor on Sept 14, 2010 | 54 comments
22. The App Store is slow, so I built App Store Instant (appoftheday.com)
88 points by jsatok on Sept 13, 2010 | 60 comments
23. Emokit: Hacking the Emotiv EPOC Brain-Computer Interface (github.com)
86 points by daeken on Sept 13, 2010 | 18 comments
24. Nobody Understands Probability (jsteinhardt.wordpress.com)
84 points by kmod on Sept 13, 2010 | 60 comments
25. The Epic Fail ... first post on Startup-Russia.com (startup-russia.com)
84 points by bjoernlasseh on Sept 14, 2010 | 26 comments
26. John Resig on Advanced Javascript to Improve your Web App (thinkvitamin.com)
80 points by bunglebooz on Sept 14, 2010 | 3 comments
27. Best User Interface Design Pattern Libraries (uxmovement.com)
79 points by jarrodvanda on Sept 14, 2010 | 4 comments
28. The future of R - pessimistic thoughts by R founder Ross Ihaka (r-bloggers.com)
76 points by TalGalili on Sept 13, 2010 | 75 comments
29. STFUDD (chriscontinanza.com)
69 points by nkabbara on Sept 14, 2010 | 18 comments
30. Get started right with RVM (sirupsen.com)
69 points by Sirupsen on Sept 13, 2010 | 21 comments
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