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Stories from February 18, 2011, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Don't waste your time by cd-ing in the terminal (huyng.com)
449 points by siim on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 118 comments
2. Nissan Leaf (nissanusa.com)
352 points by dools on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 185 comments
3. Host Your Static Website on Amazon S3 (aws.typepad.com)
315 points by soamv on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 92 comments
4. How to become Batman (quora.com)
286 points by rpsubhub on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 77 comments
5. Goodbye to academic research (devicerandom.org)
270 points by rsaarelm on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 92 comments
6. Why I stopped travelling to the US and largely stopped doing business in the US (reddit.com)
267 points by asmosoinio on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 186 comments
7. Real Life Model of M.C. Escher’s “Waterfall” (laughingsquid.com)
254 points by mikecane on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 50 comments
8. Is Scheme Faster than C? (indiana.edu)
216 points by fogus on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 62 comments
9. Black ops: how HBGary wrote backdoors for the government (arstechnica.com)
209 points by jayro on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 39 comments
10. MIT OpenCourseWare programming lecture videos (in Python) (mit.edu)
160 points by bitsai on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 27 comments
11. How reddit became reddit - the biggest smallest community online (alexisohanian.com)
153 points by kn0thing on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 76 comments
12. Show HN: What Do You Think Of My Resume? (fb.me)
141 points by KleinmanB on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 79 comments
13. When to Use PayPal vs. Merchant Account (feefighters.com)
136 points by runako on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 82 comments
14. 12 new file formats in the Google Docs Viewer (googledocs.blogspot.com)
136 points by dmaz on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 34 comments
15. Modern Browsers Ship (bethesignal.org)
127 points by jdub on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 99 comments
16. Twitter Suspends UberTwitter And Twidroyd For Violating Policies (techcrunch.com)
117 points by warp on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 68 comments
17. Bootstrap your startup: become a hacker tutor (tutorspree.com)
102 points by ryanb on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 16 comments
18. Native Client: Getting Ready for Takeoff (chromium.org)
100 points by mattyb on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 44 comments
19. Leonardo da Vinci's Resume (cenedella.com)
96 points by peteforde on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 25 comments
20. Two Factor SSH with Google Authenticator (mnxsolutions.com)
97 points by nwilkens on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 26 comments
21. Solve Homelessness: Cut Out The Middle Man (economist.com)
87 points by joelrunyon on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 97 comments
22. Next Hacker News DC Meetup on Wednesday, Feb 23rd (hackernewsdc.org)
84 points by RKlophaus on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 18 comments
23. Let them eat veggies: Obama has dinner with Steve (cringely.com)
79 points by evo_9 on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 75 comments
24. Neurons can operate in reverse (eurekalert.org)
79 points by joshrule on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 32 comments
25. Learn WebGL in 16 lessons (learningwebgl.com)
76 points by octopus on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 13 comments
26. Free Online Crash Course in Startups from The Founder Institute (readwriteweb.com)
76 points by gaganbiyani on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 13 comments
27. Google IPO? No Thanks (2004) (fool.com)
71 points by sinzone on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 32 comments
28. My Company Is Using OCaml for web development. Why? (nicollet.net)
65 points by gtani on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 66 comments
29. PyCon 2011: Interview with Zed Shaw (pycon.blogspot.com)
67 points by jnoller on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 16 comments
30. If Libya Shuts Down the Internet, What Happens To .ly Domains? (centernetworks.com)
64 points by moses1400 on Feb 18, 2011 | hide | 60 comments

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