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1. The Size of the Human Radio-Broadcast Bubble in the Milky Way Galaxy (jackadam.net)
240 points by thegrossman on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 109 comments
2. Debian 6.0 “Squeeze” released (debian.org)
230 points by mariana on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 45 comments
3. HackerBuddy (hackerbuddy.com)
194 points by rick_2047 on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 66 comments
4. Github Resume Generator (resume.github.com)
175 points by davidcoallier on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 35 comments
5. Using git to manage a website (toroid.org)
172 points by achew22 on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 51 comments
6. Oracle "sanitizes" Hudson's creator from wiki (nabble.com)
171 points by recampbell on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 56 comments
7. Why do programmers write apps and then make them free (stackexchange.com)
168 points by awa on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 111 comments
8. How to Beat Procrastination (lesswrong.com)
145 points by KC8ZKF on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 45 comments
9. Awesome-Fontstacks: free web fonts with failsafes to back them up (awesome-fontstacks.com)
138 points by ck2 on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 29 comments
10. Russian peasant multiplication (everything2.com)
129 points by starpilot on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 15 comments
11. Chromium Notes: Ninja, a new build system (neugierig.org)
130 points by mattyb on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 44 comments
12. Who else is hacking a project instead of watching the Super Bowl?
126 points by bdclimber14 on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 132 comments
13. The Knack for Getting Money (sebastianmarshall.com)
126 points by lionhearted on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 66 comments
14. Typesetting and paste-up, 1970 style (fullerton.edu)
106 points by SandB0x on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 11 comments
15. How Deaf People Think (todayifoundout.com)
107 points by srean on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 50 comments
16. US manufacturing still tops China’s by nearly 46 percent (boston.com)
100 points by cwan on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 96 comments
17. JPEG canaries: exposing on-the-fly recompression (lightbluetouchpaper.org)
94 points by bensummers on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
18. Joyent responds to Yahoo's issues with V8 being used under Node.js (joyeur.com)
83 points by chapel on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 21 comments
19. Susan Wojcicki: The most important Googler you've never heard of (mercurynews.com)
77 points by mad44 on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 13 comments
20. Oracle forks Jenkins (artima.com)
78 points by DanielRibeiro on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 38 comments
21. Premature Optimization and the Birth of Nginx Module Development (evanmiller.org)
73 points by mattyb on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 4 comments
22. What happens when you're the #1 story on HN (jimplush.com)
72 points by beagledude on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 39 comments
23. A sequence of lines consecutively traced by 500 individuals (clementvalla.com)
67 points by john_horton on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 14 comments
24. Handy 4-channel digital oscilloscope for $159 (seeedstudio.com)
66 points by sasvari on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 32 comments
25. Multithreading Magic - Why Everything You Thought You Knew about Concurrency... (slideshare.net)
66 points by adulau on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 36 comments
26. The fake Facebook profile I could not get removed (salon.com)
65 points by noahc on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 35 comments
27. Why I Write Books Even Though I’ve Lost Money on Every Book I’ve Written (jamesaltucher.com)
59 points by processing on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 63 comments
28. Clever ARM instruction validation for Chrome Native Client (chromium.org)
57 points by unwiredben on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 12 comments
29. A Duck & a Wiki Team Up Against the Content Farms (readwriteweb.com)
57 points by JackHerrick on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 65 comments
30. Free Software, Paid Support (avc.com)
57 points by jayeshsalvi on Feb 6, 2011 | hide | 27 comments

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