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Stories from January 6, 2011, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Dear Google: please let me ban sites from results
438 points by nervechannel on Jan 6, 2011 | 208 comments
2. NYT Review of ‘The 4-Hour Body’ (nytimes.com)
383 points by tysone on Jan 6, 2011 | 203 comments
3. Hard Core: What Porn's Ubiquity Says About Men and Women (theatlantic.com)
242 points by wallacrw on Jan 6, 2011 | 152 comments
4. Engineering management at Facebook (algeri-wong.com)
238 points by sk_0919 on Jan 7, 2011 | 42 comments
5. Mac App Store: Open for Business (apple.com)
204 points by shawndumas on Jan 6, 2011 | 277 comments
6. New "How Airbnb Works" video (shot at 13 locations around world) (airbnb.com)
190 points by brianchesky on Jan 6, 2011 | 56 comments
7. Cwora - taking the piss out of Quora (cwora.com)
176 points by instakill on Jan 7, 2011 | 62 comments
8. Trimensional: 3D Scanner for iPhone (trimensional.com)
153 points by GrantS on Jan 6, 2011 | 36 comments
9. A warning to hackers: be careful building on Twitter's API (hoisie.com)
146 points by marketer on Jan 7, 2011 | 49 comments
10. CES2011: The end of the PC era (asymco.com)
138 points by roadnottaken on Jan 6, 2011 | 74 comments
11. The Palo Alto 24/7 Hacker House: You're Invited.
135 points by emreas on Jan 7, 2011 | 35 comments
12. We are in the AOL days of social networking (buddycloud.com)
122 points by imaginator on Jan 6, 2011 | 62 comments
13. Things You Might Not Know about jQuery (oreilly.com)
118 points by fogus on Jan 6, 2011 | 26 comments
14. Why Are Taxpayers Subsidizing Facebook, and the Next Bubble? (economix.blogs.nytimes.com)
114 points by donohoe on Jan 6, 2011 | 30 comments
15. US Government Strategy To Prevent Leaks Is Leaked (techdirt.com)
105 points by thedoctor on Jan 6, 2011 | 22 comments
16. Uniformity vs. Individuality in Mac UI Design (daringfireball.net)
100 points by mqt on Jan 7, 2011 | 47 comments
17. Mac App Store DRM broken (Here's how) (pastebin.com)
95 points by blueben on Jan 7, 2011 | 39 comments
18. List of languages that compile to JS (github.com)
96 points by clyfe on Jan 6, 2011 | 55 comments
19. FreeBSD now supports the Playstation 3 (freebsd.org)
91 points by requinot59 on Jan 6, 2011 | 17 comments
20. Digikey products now listed on Octopart (octopart.com)
80 points by dfranke on Jan 6, 2011 | 26 comments
21. Ask HN: Are you a solo creator?
79 points by iisbum on Jan 6, 2011 | 38 comments
22. Http://www.google.com/wo0dh3ad
79 points by SimplePast on Jan 7, 2011 | 36 comments
23. Selling to small businesses is damn hard. Here’s How. (seancoleman.net)
78 points by bdclimber14 on Jan 6, 2011 | 13 comments
24. OKWS, the Ok Web Server (behind OK Cupid) (okws.org)
76 points by whalesalad on Jan 6, 2011 | 33 comments
25. Skype to Acquire Qik (skype.com)
75 points by hornokplease on Jan 6, 2011 | 15 comments
26. How to evaluate and implement startup ideas using Hypothesis Driven Development (swombat.com)
76 points by bensummers on Jan 7, 2011 | 14 comments
27. Goldman docs: Facebook income $355m, revenue $1.2bn (first 9 months of 2010) (reuters.com)
76 points by necolas on Jan 6, 2011 | 64 comments
28. Mac app store hacked, how developers can better protect themselves (craftymind.com)
73 points by seanalltogether on Jan 7, 2011 | 20 comments
29. Idea: Y Combinator for Startup Recruiting (adamsmith.cc)
72 points by adamsmith on Jan 6, 2011 | 32 comments
30. Mac App Store UI is so hideous that it makes me want to kick a swan (reverttosaved.com)
68 points by mikecane on Jan 6, 2011 | 75 comments
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