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Stories from September 24, 2010, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Ron Conway Drops A Nuclear Bomb On The Super Angels (techcrunch.com)
558 points by ssclafani on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 206 comments
2. Advice to Aimless, Excited Programmers (dadgum.com)
244 points by budu on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 55 comments
3. Ask HN: My startup failed. $9k in debt and need to pay most of it in 12 days.
180 points by debtscrewed on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 157 comments
4. Is that Bill Gates staring back at you from Outlook 2010? (arstechnica.com)
147 points by vyrotek on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
5. Spoon.net runs any software without installing it (incl. IE6/7) (spoon.net)
144 points by swombat on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 58 comments
6. Thanks for the feedback. I've closed the service (joelonsoftware.com)
139 points by nickl on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 42 comments
7. Hey Twitter: Give us our Tweets (zachholman.com)
139 points by holman on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 75 comments
8. How to Raise Boys Who Read (wsj.com)
140 points by grellas on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 118 comments
9. Tell HN: An Observation
123 points by DanielBMarkham on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 92 comments
10. Finger-Pointing, Emails, Deleted Tweets, Rage. AngelGate Is Far From Over (techcrunch.com)
118 points by dwynings on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 46 comments
11. Encourage the USPTO to stop issuing software patents; deadline September 27 (fsf.org)
118 points by tjr on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 32 comments
12. Details on today's Facebook outage (facebook.com)
108 points by far33d on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 51 comments
13. Ubuntu - Getting physical (canonical.com)
105 points by Uncle_Sam on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 30 comments
14. If you put your hand in the Large Hadron Collider... (kottke.org)
101 points by jlangenauer on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 39 comments
15. "Toxie," NPR's adopted 'toxic asset,' is dead (npr.org)
101 points by ben1040 on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 38 comments
16. The Asian domain-name extortion scam (marco.org)
97 points by sahillavingia on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
17. Ubuntu Server tech lead: The real problem with Java in Linux distros (fnords.wordpress.com)
85 points by bokchoi on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 79 comments
18. Zed Shaw is teaching two four-week Python classes (online) (codelesson.com)
82 points by thesethings on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 44 comments
19. Unofficial alternative UI of hackernews (hckrnews.com)
82 points by rvivek on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 62 comments
20. YouTube Instant Creator Accepts Job At YouTube (techcrunch.com)
73 points by vijaydev on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 59 comments
21. No company should ever have a noreply email address (ryanwaggoner.com)
72 points by ryanwaggoner on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 25 comments
22. Stealth Y Combinator Opzi Gets Serious Angel Attention (techcrunch.com)
71 points by yurisagalov on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 17 comments
23. US busts Google, Apple, Intel over secret employee poaching pact (arstechnica.com)
69 points by hariis on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 21 comments
24. Harlan Ellison will say goodbye this weekend: he's dying (isthmus.com)
68 points by MaysonL on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 16 comments
25. Who are you coding for? (querna.org)
67 points by pquerna on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
26. Eric Schmidt: “Our competitor is Bing” (liveside.net)
60 points by thomas on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 58 comments
27. Node.js: a short history (nodenode.com)
60 points by nodenode on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 1 comment
28. $10 million for Project 10^100 winners (googleblog.blogspot.com)
59 points by charlief on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 19 comments
29. How Loneliness is Contagious (time.com)
56 points by widgetycrank on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 23 comments
30. Keyboard Layout Analyser - which layout is best for you? (patorjk.com)
55 points by zmmz on Sept 24, 2010 | hide | 32 comments

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