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1. Benoit Mandelbrot, RIP (kottke.org)
338 points by bengebre on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 83 comments
2. What's the shebang (#!) in Facebook and new Twitter URLs for? (stackoverflow.com)
231 points by dionidium on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 43 comments
3. Android (avc.com)
168 points by okeumeni on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 186 comments
4. JQuery Mobile Alpha 1 Released (jquerymobile.com)
147 points by sant0sk1 on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 48 comments
5. Design Strategies for a Successful Pricing Table (uxmovement.com)
134 points by UXMovement on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
6. 99 Out Of 100 Programmers Can’t Program – I Call BS (skorks.com)
132 points by duck on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 161 comments
7. Benoît B. Mandelbrot (1924-2010), Father of Fractal Geometry (laughingsquid.com)
128 points by functional-tree on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 3 comments
8. jQuery 1.4.3 Released (jquery.com)
103 points by sant0sk1 on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 35 comments
9. IE9 is the IE6 of CSS3 (css3wizardry.com)
96 points by toni on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 56 comments
10. Startup School 2010 (justin.tv)
88 points by ccarpenterg on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
11. The inventor of microfleece refused to patent it. (wikipedia.org)
81 points by calanya on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 21 comments
12. Briefing: Cancer is not a disease of the modern world (newscientist.com)
72 points by swombat on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 50 comments
13. Ask HN: What is the most profitable way to self-publish e-books?
68 points by kmfrk on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 45 comments
14. WikiLeaks and 9/11: What if? (latimes.com)
68 points by resdirector on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 38 comments
15. How to Look at Mondrian (huffingtonpost.com)
64 points by jcw on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 5 comments
16. Tell HN: hntrades.com
63 points by there on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 30 comments
17. How We're Wrecking Our Feet With Every Step We Take (nymag.com)
62 points by kareemm on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 73 comments
18. Phono - JQuery plugin to create a phone in your browser (phono.com)
60 points by akalsey on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 30 comments
19. Armdroid (fernstrategy.com)
54 points by mjfern on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
20. Google launches In-Page Analytics (downloadsquad.com)
54 points by gosuri on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 8 comments
21. Ask HN: Zero programming experience and badly want to learn. Where to start?
55 points by wanderboy on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 44 comments
22. Backbone.js sample app with Sinatra Backend (afewgoodlines.com)
46 points by ryandotsmith on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 5 comments
23. Self-Balancing Unicycle Only Half as Dorky as Segway (wired.com)
45 points by japaget on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 24 comments
24. Nodaphone — library to control your webapp with your phone (no.de)
44 points by DTrejo on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 8 comments
25. EBook Pricing Goes Outright Insane (mikecanex.wordpress.com)
43 points by mikecane on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 83 comments
26. Live video stream of Startup School today 9:30AM - 5:30 Pacific (justin.tv)
42 points by thesethings on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 11 comments
27. POSIX_ME_HARDER (karmak.org)
42 points by fogus on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
28. How Yahoo's Latest Acquisition Stole & Broke My Heart (readwriteweb.com)
41 points by aditya on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 15 comments
29. Poll: Your favorite presentation at Startup School 2010?
37 points by wensing on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 11 comments
30. Why Twitter Is Massively Undervalued Compared To Facebook (techcrunch.com)
36 points by pathik on Oct 16, 2010 | hide | 48 comments

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