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Stories from December 5, 2010, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Captain Crunch needs your help (savingcaptaincrunch.com)
195 points by andrew_k on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 74 comments
2. With Domain Name Seizures Increasing, It's Time For A Decentralized DNS System (techdirt.com)
186 points by chaostheory on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 80 comments
3. There is no talent (judofyr.net)
158 points by judofyr on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 140 comments
4. List of freely available programming books (stackoverflow.com)
146 points by marcog1 on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 8 comments
5. Introducing the New Profile (facebook.com)
141 points by michaelnovati on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 106 comments
6. Okay. So what are you going to do about it? (sebastianmarshall.com)
111 points by khingebjerg on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 17 comments
7. Ask HN: Who's hiring (for H-1B)? | Dec 2010
103 points by agentx on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 39 comments
8. Ask HN: experiences with Lasik eye surgery (programmers especially)?
91 points by conorgil145 on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 82 comments
9. How LG Described its Windows 7 Phone to Anandtech (anandtech.com)
85 points by JoelSutherland on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 14 comments
10. HTML5 Speech Recognition (in Chrome) (html5rocks.com)
83 points by philfreo on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 72 comments
11. Why are variables "i" and "j" used for counters? (stackoverflow.com)
81 points by J3L2404 on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 36 comments
12. WikiLeaks now running on over 200 hosts around the world (wikileaks.ch)
77 points by zrail on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 13 comments
13. ASK HN: Easy ways for a web developer to make online cash?
73 points by snow_mac on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 47 comments
14. Deriving the Y Combinator in JavaScript in 7 Steps (igstan.ro)
71 points by rdtsc on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 9 comments
15. Getting Creative Things Done: How To Fit Hard Thinking Into a Busy Schedule (the99percent.com)
66 points by widgetycrank on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 5 comments
16. Hudson’s Secret: Kohsuke (pelegri.wordpress.com)
59 points by bensummers on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
17. Rosie Redfield: No convincing evidence that As has been incorporated into DNA (rrresearch.blogspot.com)
59 points by bbgm on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 23 comments
18. Gödel’s Lost Letter and P=NP (rjlipton.wordpress.com)
57 points by robg on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
19. Why Isn't WikiLeaks Trending on Twitter? (studentactivism.net)
55 points by hornokplease on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 5 comments
20. Economics of Information Technology (berkeley.edu)
54 points by bengtan on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
21. New Federal Law: Zero Taxes on Gains on Small Business Investments (angelsoft.net)
51 points by andrewljohnson on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
22. How to add a notifier LED to your computer (justblair.co.uk)
47 points by iuguy on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 30 comments
23. Tumblr is Down – Fans Angry (centernetworks.com)
44 points by obilgic on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 41 comments
24. Tridge (of Samba fame) reviews a year of remote peer programming (tridgell.net)
44 points by jdub on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 6 comments
25. Ask HN: Why aren't scientific journals free on the web?
45 points by clyfe on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 57 comments
26. Hey dude, where's our future? (citizen428.net)
41 points by bauchidgw on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
27. Get the New Facebook Profile Now (facebook.com)
40 points by jedwhite on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 27 comments
28. Are you improving every day? Or are you a sheep? (pantuso.com)
40 points by cincinnatus on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
29. Why shaken, not stirred? (wikipedia.org)
39 points by julian37 on Dec 5, 2010 | hide | 35 comments
30. Faster Mac Development for a Linux Developer (tmsh.posterous.com)
38 points by tmsh on Dec 5, 2010 | hide

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