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1. Crash Course: Design for Startups (paulstamatiou.com)
523 points by PStamatiou on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 33 comments
2. Birth and Death of Microsoft Bing (myprasanna.posterous.com)
322 points by domino on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 123 comments
3. Why Can't Developers Estimate Time? (patchspace.co.uk)
250 points by ashleymoran on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 126 comments
4. We need a GitHub of Science (marciovm.com)
246 points by marciovm123 on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 62 comments
5. Why T-shirts matter at tech companies (adamnash.com)
243 points by rondevera on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 141 comments
6. Why do apps from the same company look worse on Android than on iPhone? (android-gripes.tumblr.com)
219 points by awalker on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 130 comments
7. YouTube is going Live (youtube-global.blogspot.com)
195 points by Uncle_Sam on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 79 comments
8. Lorempixum: Generate placeholder images (not just gray boxes) (lorempixum.com)
180 points by rondevera on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 34 comments
9. My startup story: from big idea to thriving business in 8 short years (traysoft.com)
165 points by jv22222 on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 19 comments
10. Google acquires ITA Software (googleblog.blogspot.com)
162 points by rondevera on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 76 comments
11. Meet the IOIO - USB breakout board for android w/48 digital+analog IO pins (ytai-mer.blogspot.com)
143 points by JonnieCache on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 30 comments
12. Larry Page completes major reorganization of Google (latimes.com)
136 points by rea on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 34 comments
13. We mistakenly marked about 50 applications as late
126 points by pg on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 55 comments
14. The JavaScript Age (metamarketsgroup.com)
119 points by hanifvirani on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 50 comments
15. Mint’s Original Marketing Plan (circa 2007) (thestartupfoundry.com)
113 points by g0atbutt on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 14 comments
16. New engine shakes up auto industry (msn.com)
107 points by pjy04 on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 44 comments
17. Fighting to Shut Out the Real India (nytimes.com)
107 points by mjfern on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 86 comments
18. Google has developed speech-recognition technology that actually works. (slate.com)
101 points by pelf on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 49 comments
19. Recommender Systems: We're doing it (all) wrong (technocalifornia.blogspot.com)
85 points by getp on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 35 comments
20. Dropbox + git = Designer Luv (pivotallabs.com)
83 points by dko on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 40 comments
21. Are grains making us fat? If so, we should be much thinner than 1914. (theatlantic.com)
77 points by yummyfajitas on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 79 comments
22. How would you store 500TB of stuff you don't need everyday?
74 points by Corrado on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 65 comments
23. Formerly good at math, but I've lost my skills. Any advice to grow them back? (stackexchange.com)
75 points by gulbrandr on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 43 comments
24. English as a second language: Test results on the most fluent countries (economist.com)
71 points by JCB_K on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 77 comments
25. NASA Gives Up on LISA (discovermagazine.com)
67 points by turnersauce on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 40 comments
26. Nikki and the Robots: Open Source Videogame Written in Haskell (joyridelabs.de)
66 points by swannodette on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 15 comments
27. List Comprehensions in C (benlynn.blogspot.com)
63 points by fogus on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 8 comments
28. Avoiding Arbitrary Code Execution with nginx and php-fastcgi (nealpoole.com)
61 points by nbpoole on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 15 comments
29. Pinpointing your location to Within 690 Meters (schneier.com)
53 points by eapen on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 12 comments
30. Relativistic Statistical Arbitrage (cfreer.org)
54 points by yummyfajitas on Apr 8, 2011 | hide | 17 comments

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