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Stories from September 17, 2010, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. A tale of two cultures (jgc.org)
242 points by jgrahamc on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 45 comments
2. Review my weekend HTML5 project: DropMocks (dropmocks.com)
241 points by gmurphy on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 106 comments
3. Implementing Shazam with Java in a weekend (redcode.nl)
175 points by haasted on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
4. Ask HN: What do you want to tell Microsoft?
164 points by petewailes on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 375 comments
5. How To Go From Idea To Launching With Paying Customers In 8 Steps (jasonlbaptiste.com)
153 points by jasonlbaptiste on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 41 comments
6. Trouble with Diaspora (steveklabnik.com)
153 points by brettbender on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 161 comments
7. Confirmed: Intel says HDCP 'master key' crack is real (engadget.com)
148 points by there on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 54 comments
8. Coding Horror: YouTube vs. Fair Use (codinghorror.com)
147 points by fogus on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 100 comments
9. Want To Be A Freelancer? Just Punch Yourself In The Face, Instead (terribleminds.com)
137 points by jamesbritt on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 61 comments
10. What is the best comment in source code you have ever encountered? (stackoverflow.com)
127 points by tszming on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 46 comments
11. 6502 simulated at transistor level in Javascript (visual6502.org)
123 points by pnp on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 28 comments
12. Why most people don’t succeed – How you can be the exception (dontgetburnedblog.com)
119 points by KentHealy on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 37 comments
13. Making Posterous faster with Varnish page caching (technology.posterous.com)
104 points by rantfoil on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
14. Patrick's greatest hits (kalzumeus.com)
99 points by px on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
15. Logicly - the digital logic simulator (logic.ly)
98 points by shawndumas on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 45 comments
16. "50% of firm founders [in Silicon Valley] are foreign born" (economist.com)
97 points by cwan on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 55 comments
17. Tumblr Leaves Posterous in the Dust (readwriteweb.com)
94 points by malte on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 63 comments
18. My Experience as a Single Founder
87 points by fotoblur on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
19. Groupon Responds: Too much of a good thing? (groublogpon.com)
86 points by lid on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 53 comments
20. Chrome 7 Will Get 60 Times Faster (pcworld.com)
84 points by twymer on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 57 comments
21. Vaccines don't cause autism (kottke.org)
80 points by bkudria on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 109 comments
22. Then Welcome To Android (daringfireball.net)
79 points by mrshoe on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 69 comments
23. Why vertical farms are a crock. (monbiot.com)
74 points by jlangenauer on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 94 comments
24. Polymaps - A JavaScript Library for Image and Vector-tiled Maps (polymaps.org)
72 points by mgunes on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 25 comments
25. S3 glitch causes Tarsnap outage (daemonology.net)
71 points by cperciva on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
26. Odd Comments and Strange Doings in Unix (bell-labs.com)
67 points by vinutheraj on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 2 comments
27. Details on the Oracle failure at JPMorgan Chase (dbms2.com)
66 points by babar on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 24 comments
28. The 6502 microprocessor is 35 years old as of September 16th (leoville.com)
66 points by pietrofmaggi on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 48 comments
29. Clojure-conj speaker abstracts posted (clojure-conj.org)
62 points by liebke on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 11 comments
30. Tumblr Doesn't Leave Posterous in the Dust (tonywright.com)
60 points by webwright on Sept 17, 2010 | hide | 17 comments

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