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1. When we got to the scanner, I opted out. Then they opted out. (izs.me)
422 points by Rickasaurus on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 184 comments
2. The ~200 Line Linux Kernel Patch That Does Wonders (phoronix.com)
420 points by pietrofmaggi on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 96 comments
3. For 18 minutes, China hijacked 15 percent of the world’s Internet traffic (googleusercontent.com)
224 points by pc on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 57 comments
4. Google Voice for iPhone Released (googlevoiceblog.blogspot.com)
209 points by johns on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 76 comments
5. CSS Positioning 101 (alistapart.com)
190 points by duck on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 34 comments
6. EFF: How to Deploy HTTPS Correctly (eff.org)
167 points by roder on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 43 comments
7. A Follow-Up to "The Web is Public Domain" (cookssource.com)
165 points by callmeed on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 115 comments
8. Incubator Incubator - Making All Your Incubation Dreams Come True (incubatorincubator.com)
164 points by daniel_levine on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
9. GHC 7 is out: Haskell 2010 support; LLVM backend; new optimizer ... (gmane.org)
158 points by dons on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 15 comments
10. Google Hotpot (google.com)
155 points by abraham on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 71 comments
11. Zappos offers new employees $3000 to quit after a week (businessweek.com)
119 points by chrislloyd on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 36 comments
12. Climbing Out of a Slump (trailmeme.com)
116 points by bhousel on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 25 comments
13. Rails 3.0.3 out - Faster Active Record plus fixes (rubyonrails.org)
114 points by vijaydev on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 12 comments
14. Resources for Getting Started with Ruby on Rails (engineyard.com)
115 points by danishkhan on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 21 comments
15. Invent Your Own Computer Games with Python (Free e-Book) (inventwithpython.com)
113 points by jbail on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
16. Is it hard to become an Android developer? (kreci.net)
112 points by kreci on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 76 comments
17. Steve Jobs' Not-So-Minimalist Home Office (lifehacker.com)
100 points by cwan on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 37 comments
18. Hey Google. You should compete with Dropbox. (kent.posterous.com)
98 points by kentf on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 87 comments
19. What if We Gave Toddlers an 'F' in Walking? (Why Math & Science Ed is Absurd) (chicagoreader.com)
95 points by theodpHN on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 51 comments
20. Lessons learned from wikipedia's fundraising banner design (wikimedia.org)
94 points by alexdong on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 37 comments
21. Getting A New Product Off The Ground: Part Two (kalzumeus.com)
93 points by timf on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 18 comments
22. Ask HN: Anyone using Haskell in production?
91 points by iamelgringo on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 36 comments
23. Expose any Ruby object over the web. An interesting little snippet... (gist.github.com)
88 points by steveklabnik on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 25 comments
24. Verified by Visa and Mastercard SecureCode are broken and need to be fixed (cxpartners.co.uk)
87 points by danw on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 62 comments
25. O'Reilly discounts: machine learning, nltk, hadoop, sql, nosql, aws and appeng (oreilly.com)
77 points by drats on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 33 comments
26. Drinking Water Before Meals Aids Weight Loss (nytimes.com)
76 points by cwan on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 38 comments
27. U2's Natural Logarhythm: Exponential Decay in the Delay of The Edge's Guitar (5cense.com)
74 points by atularora on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
28. Why Facebook badly needs Steve Jobs (raysun.blogspot.com)
76 points by Kaya on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 71 comments
29. Utterly sensible HTML templating in Common Lisp (trapm.com)
71 points by sgrove on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 48 comments
30. FB's New Real-time Messaging System: HBase to Store 135+B Messages a Month (highscalability.com)
68 points by kapilkaisare on Nov 16, 2010 | hide | 18 comments

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