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Stories from March 18, 2011, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. How a simple comment on Hacker News made me quit my job and launch a startup (freshdesk.com)
504 points by girishm on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 92 comments
2. "Amazon's EBSs are a barrel of laughs in terms of performance and reliability" (reddit.com)
270 points by quilby on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 152 comments
3. "Aristo" for jQuery UI (taitems.github.com)
254 points by gourneau on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 38 comments
4. Larry Page Wants to Return Google to Its Startup Roots (wired.com)
238 points by edj on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 85 comments
5. Why Reddit was down for 6 hours (reddit.com)
234 points by meghan on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 95 comments
6. Kevin Rose Resigns From Digg, Closing Round On New Startup (techcrunch.com)
204 points by joshbert on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 71 comments
7. Think Stats, using python to learn stats (greenteapress.com)
179 points by ms4720 on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 30 comments
8. Stop Calling Projects Startups (bmull.com)
165 points by dariusmonsef on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 59 comments
9. Liquefaction from the Sendai earthquake – a remarkable video (agu.org)
155 points by elliottcarlson on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 29 comments
10. Not A Waste (al3x.net)
155 points by sahillavingia on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 116 comments
11. Z-410: How ZFS is slowly making its way to Mac OS X (arstechnica.com)
138 points by thehigherlife on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 30 comments
12. Make your startup ridiculously easy to write about. Put together a press pack (thestartupfoundry.com)
125 points by g0atbutt on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 14 comments
13. CNN Sending Eight Times More Staff to Royal Wedding Than to Japan (theatlanticwire.com)
119 points by lotusleaf1987 on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 77 comments
14. A legacy from the 1800s leaves Tokyo facing blackouts (itworld.com)
115 points by abennett on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 27 comments
15. Confessions of an Apple Store Employee (popularmechanics.com)
110 points by ghurlman on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 42 comments
16. Does Anne Hathaway News Drive Berkshire Hathaway's Stock? (theatlantic.com)
98 points by nir on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 30 comments
17. Microsoft shuts down giant Rustock spamming network (seattlepi.com)
97 points by hanifvirani on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 27 comments
18. But nobody wants a “fast-paced environment” (stackexchange.com)
97 points by kpdvx on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 67 comments
19. MonoMac 1.0 is out (tirania.org)
87 points by gm on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 23 comments
20. Was Einstein really a poor student? (stackexchange.com)
87 points by mak120 on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 39 comments
21. Make something people need (jacquesmattheij.com)
86 points by davidw on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 35 comments
22. Parsing Techniques - A Practical Guide (vu.nl)
86 points by fogus on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 12 comments
23. Read code on the browser with ease. (chrome.google.com)
79 points by tsenart on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
24. Are you sure you want to start a company? (A Letter to Y Combinator Applicants) (jonbeilin.net)
79 points by dongle on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 44 comments
25. Things I Didn't Know About Google (also: the worst VC decision ever) (jamesaltucher.com)
79 points by jaltucher on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 19 comments
26. New Rules for the New Internet Bubble (steveblank.com)
69 points by terrisv on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 20 comments
27. Seeing Interactive (YC W10) Changes Name To OwnLocal, Launches Deals Network (techcrunch.com)
63 points by answerly on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 15 comments
28. Don’t Let the Bastards Grind You Down (unicornfree.com)
61 points by jayro on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 1 comment
29. AT&T trying to crackdown on unauth. tethering (arstechnica.com)
58 points by paylesworth on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 34 comments
30. Not Even Kevin Rose Really Uses Digg Anymore (techcrunch.com)
58 points by ssclafani on Mar 18, 2011 | hide | 42 comments

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