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Stories from January 16, 2011, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Watch a swarm of flying robotic drones construct a tiny building (botjunkie.com)
357 points by coffee on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 78 comments
2. Applications Open For Summer 2011 YC Funding Cycle (ycombinator.com)
183 points by pg on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 59 comments
3. Facebook Now Shares Phone Number & Address With Third-Party Apps (readwriteweb.com)
184 points by rwwmike on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 78 comments
4. Shortchanging Your Business with User-Hostile Platforms (al3x.net)
136 points by ssclafani on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 93 comments
5. Development and testing of the Stuxnet worm (nytimes.com)
137 points by jonburs on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 78 comments
6. The Art of Computer Programming, Volume 4A has been published (stanford.edu)
129 points by gnosis on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 18 comments
7. What if Tunisia had a revolution, but nobody watched? (ethanzuckerman.com)
126 points by gregory80 on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 49 comments
8. Redirect a running process output to a file and log out (gist.github.com)
121 points by zaius on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 13 comments
9. List of JavaScript Game Engines (reddit.com)
110 points by kilian on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
10. Implementing REST (code.google.com)
97 points by DanielRibeiro on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 2 comments
11. Developer-driven development (schacon.github.com)
97 points by mcantelon on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 48 comments
12. I got a bad review from TechCrunch, lessons learned (joshliu.co)
91 points by ximeng on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 43 comments
13. Getaround: Peer-to-peer car sharing and car rental startup (getaround.com)
90 points by ajaimk on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 78 comments
14. W3Fools Takes on W3Schools (readwriteweb.com)
87 points by stretchwithme on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 34 comments
15. The OpenBSD IPsec-Stuxnet connection (extendedsubset.com)
88 points by riffraff on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 22 comments
16. Offer HN: Free startup idea / designs
82 points by lachyg on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 36 comments
17. How they used to sell computers: Oldest computer ads: (topdesignmag.com)
81 points by cwan on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 37 comments
18. Nedtries: an ordered container faster than hash tables and red-black trees (nedprod.com)
75 points by jasonwatkinspdx on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 20 comments
19. As predicted on HN: Kindle Lending Club (kindlelendingclub.com)
75 points by riffraff on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 35 comments
20. GPL, ScummVM and violations (sev-notes.blogspot.com)
65 points by CrazedGeek on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 11 comments
21. Why do ebooks cost so much? (dearauthor.com)
66 points by barredo on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 83 comments
22. How to Identify a Good Perl Programmer (modernperlbooks.com)
60 points by rcfox on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 37 comments
23. So long, and thanks for the Ph.D. (ucla.edu)
58 points by sorenbs on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 6 comments
24. jade: a node.js template engine (jade-lang.com)
55 points by fosk on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 31 comments
25. Airbnb (YC W09) Grew 800% in 2010 (ycombinator.posterous.com)
55 points by jayliew on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 44 comments
26. A world without advertising (bemmu.posterous.com)
54 points by bemmu on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 51 comments
27. Let’s Compete on Innovation Rather Than Patents (techcrunch.com)
52 points by DanielRibeiro on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 12 comments
28. Why You Need to Learn JavaScript (w2lessons.com)
52 points by mwbiz on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
29. Graph.tk plots equations on a canvas and it's LGPL (graph.tk)
51 points by clyfe on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 6 comments
30. Culture still doesn’t explain poverty (bostonreview.net)
50 points by jamesbritt on Jan 16, 2011 | hide | 42 comments

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