Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit | 2010-10-11 login
Stories from October 11, 2010
Go back a day, month, or year. Go forward a day, month, or year.
1. How Hacker News ranking algorithm works (amix.dk)
311 points by cristoperb on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 74 comments
2. 'The Simpsons' Explains Its Provocative Banksy Opening (artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com)
211 points by davewiner on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 80 comments
3. A sick CEO's full disclosure (cnn.com)
164 points by mattmaroon on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 32 comments
4. If you build it, they won't come, unless... (asmartbear.com)
159 points by grep on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 16 comments
5. Google closes Issue 9 (code.google.com)
154 points by cosgroveb on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 106 comments
6. Google's first employee (mercurynews.com)
140 points by dirtyaura on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 46 comments
7. HTC Willfully Violates the GPL in T-Mobile's New G2 Android Phone (freedom-to-tinker.com)
138 points by peter123 on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 51 comments
8. Impact JavaScript Game Engine for iOS (phoboslab.org)
133 points by phoboslab on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
9. Chargify New Pricing (chargify.com)
133 points by MicahWedemeyer on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 164 comments
10. 1,000 (bad) ideas (jgc.org)
125 points by jgrahamc on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 65 comments
11. The Story Behind "Free Public WiFi" - It's Not (readwriteweb.com)
111 points by rafaelc on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 27 comments
12. IE 8 is the new IE 6 (infrequently.org)
98 points by functional-tree on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 52 comments
13. Quicklisp public beta (quicklisp.org)
94 points by sedachv on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 35 comments
14. The True Size of Africa (twitpic.com)
92 points by timf on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 38 comments
15. Canvas rider, an innovative HTML5 game (canvasrider.com)
88 points by anigbrowl on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 28 comments
16. How to Solve Hard Problem Sets Without Staying Up All Night (calnewport.com)
83 points by zaa on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 30 comments
17. How Our Startup Got Featured on CNN (viniciusvacanti.com)
80 points by vacanti on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
18. EmailOracle (YC W10) Tracks Your Emails and Confirms They've Been Opened (lifehacker.com)
78 points by cominatchu on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 74 comments
19. IBM to join OpenJDK (sun.com)
75 points by icey on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 11 comments
20. What's the most mind-blowing fact you heard/read in your life?
74 points by icey on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 152 comments
21. Riak 0.13 released, includes full text search (basho.com)
78 points by roder on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 13 comments
22. Would the LHC blow up your hand? I do the math. (bbot.org)
65 points by sbierwagen on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 16 comments
23. Being Eric Schmidt (On Facebook) (techcrunch.com)
65 points by stevefink on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 6 comments
24. Gap says it will keep classic logo (gapinc.com)
63 points by ssclafani on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 45 comments
25. A winning solution for SimCity (ammoth.us)
63 points by gasull on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 14 comments
26. The magical -- and not harmful -- rebase (Git) (jeffkreeftmeijer.com)
58 points by jkreeftmeijer on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 24 comments
27. Deploying Clojure Services with Crane (measuringmeasures.com)
56 points by mattrepl on Oct 11, 2010 | hide
28. Instapaper's Bookmarklet API request for Mobile Safari (marco.org)
49 points by aaronbrethorst on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 14 comments
29. Chargify News: New Pricing (grasshopper.com)
48 points by sahillavingia on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 29 comments
30. Local Storage And How To Use It On Websites (smashingmagazine.com)
48 points by fogus on Oct 11, 2010 | hide | 14 comments

Applications are open for YC Winter 2022

Guidelines | FAQ | Lists | API | Security | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: