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1. The answer to "Will you mentor me?" is...No. (pindancing.blogspot.com)
328 points by nochiel on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 42 comments
2. Apple engineer uses Lego to rebuild Antikythera mechanism (cnet.com)
210 points by gommm on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 42 comments
3. How to impress Joel Spolsky (stackexchange.com)
201 points by rlmw on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 76 comments
4. Ask HN: How do you cope with loneliness?
158 points by krmboya on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 77 comments
5. My crazy boss sold everything, bought a boat, and is sailing for an entire year (sailingondine.com)
142 points by bdickason on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 95 comments
6. Comparing Compiler Optimizations (regehr.org)
120 points by rcfox on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
7. Anonymous sends a press release, but the author doesn't clear his metadata... (paulrankin.tumblr.com)
108 points by iuguy on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 55 comments
8. New US cybersecurity bill could threaten free software (fsf.org)
104 points by tjr on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 61 comments
9. The Viral Me: Inside Y Combinator (gq.com)
100 points by jakarta on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 29 comments
10. Terminal app for the Kindle (unipi.it)
100 points by dholowiski on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 15 comments
11. No Jobs? Young Graduates Make Their Own (nytimes.com)
95 points by ashwinl on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 18 comments
12. Paypal shut my account today because my business donated money to wikileaks (reddit.com)
88 points by Flemlord on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 34 comments
13. "Do you listen to music while coding?" An analysis. (themoah.posterous.com)
86 points by steveklabnik on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 93 comments
14. Tim Ferris: 3 More Case Studies of Successful Cash-Flow Businesses (fourhourworkweek.com)
73 points by da5e on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 61 comments
15. Quicksort is the new Hello World (rmontanaro.com)
70 points by rmontanaro on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 60 comments
16. Finding security issues in a website (or: How to get paid by Google) (adblockplus.org)
69 points by twapi on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 8 comments
17. Why Teens Don't and Won't Tweet (readwriteweb.com)
69 points by mmoorejones on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 41 comments
18. SpaceX's top secret payload (spacex.com)
65 points by rglovejoy on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
19. The New York subway-map wars, continued (capitalnewyork.com)
61 points by J3L2404 on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 10 comments
20. How to run Redis natively on Xen (openfoo.org)
58 points by soren on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 19 comments
21. SHA-3 Finalists Announced (jonkatz.wordpress.com)
54 points by snth on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 4 comments
22. Are Posterous Fudging Visitor Statistics? (awesomezombie.com)
53 points by ig1 on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 33 comments
23. Engadget's review on Nexus S (engadget.com)
53 points by seahsq on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 28 comments
24. Ask HN: Is there any market for creative coders?
49 points by Banekin on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 38 comments
25. Google's Motion to Dismiss patent infringement charges granted (groklaw.net)
48 points by DanielRibeiro on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 14 comments
26. On writing (and law) (grellas.com)
48 points by grellas on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 15 comments
27. Timeless Decision Theory Paper Released (singinst.org)
46 points by Xelaz on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 12 comments
28. The String Memory Gotcha (2005) (pastiche.org)
45 points by DanielRibeiro on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 11 comments
29. Stuxnet Worm Still Out of Control at Iran's Nuclear Sites (foxnews.com)
41 points by jackfoxy on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 23 comments
30. Java Serialization options (code.google.com)
40 points by srini1234 on Dec 11, 2010 | hide | 1 comment

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