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Stories from May 11, 2011, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Facebook Loses Much Face In Secret Smear On Google (techcrunch.com)
779 points by linuxnow on May 12, 2011 | 142 comments
2. Chromebook (google.com)
446 points by atularora on May 11, 2011 | 307 comments
3. Why Geeks Should Love HP WebOS (palm.com)
294 points by unwiredben on May 11, 2011 | 166 comments
4. Why I get my entertainment via BitTorrent (luminarious.tumblr.com)
268 points by luminarious on May 12, 2011 | 186 comments
5. Angry Birds for Chrome in Canvas and WebGL (chrome.google.com)
234 points by patrickaljord on May 11, 2011 | 83 comments
6. Heroku architecture (quora.com)
221 points by helwr on May 12, 2011 | 17 comments
7. Google Storage Now Available To Developers (code.google.com)
221 points by ASUmusicMAN on May 11, 2011 | 60 comments
8. This is What Irony Tastes Like: Capcom and the PSN Outage (shamusyoung.com)
197 points by rflrob on May 12, 2011 | 27 comments
9. Add recurring billing to your site. No coding, monthly fees, gateways. Code=HN (pintpay.com)
180 points by gpl1 on May 11, 2011 | 87 comments
10. "The worst algorithm in the world?" (bosker.wordpress.com)
161 points by mccutchen on May 11, 2011 | 69 comments
11. What Every C Programmer Should Know About Undefined Behavior #1/3 (llvm.org)
155 points by zeugma on May 12, 2011 | 18 comments
12. After approving NBC buyout, FCC Commissioner becomes Comcast lobbyist (arstechnica.com)
155 points by kmfrk on May 11, 2011 | 69 comments
13. Important languages to learn to understand different approaches and concepts (stackoverflow.com)
155 points by fogus on May 11, 2011 | 67 comments
14. The most minimalist commercial website you'll ever see (biketek.com)
154 points by eykanal on May 11, 2011 | 95 comments
15. Why Google Does Not Own Skype (cnn.com)
151 points by vladd on May 11, 2011 | 91 comments
16. Facebook Busted in Clumsy Smear Attempt on Google (thedailybeast.com)
148 points by ssclafani on May 12, 2011 | 7 comments
17. How The Martha Graham Google Logo is Animated (acumenholdings.com)
145 points by joshclemence on May 11, 2011 | 25 comments
18. The Final Answer For What To Do To Prevent Piracy [of Indie Games] (jeff-vogel.blogspot.com)
135 points by ab9 on May 12, 2011 | 26 comments
19. Bootstrap Marketing: Ideas that don't suck (spencerfry.com)
122 points by bry on May 11, 2011 | 19 comments
20. Google Tasks API Released (code.google.com)
121 points by nikosdimopoulos on May 11, 2011 | 39 comments
21. Ask HN: Are freelancer sites (e.g. Odesk, Elance) useless?
116 points by fatpanda on May 12, 2011 | 67 comments
22. Why Donald Knuth Checks E-mail Only Once Every Three Months (calnewport.com)
114 points by da5e on May 11, 2011 | 49 comments
23. Ask HN: any of the HNers have kids & work from home?
112 points by Jem on May 11, 2011 | 97 comments
24. Some Users Unable to Reach The Pirate Bay (torrentfreak.com)
108 points by sp332 on May 12, 2011 | 51 comments
25. It's Time to Drop the "F" Bomb - or "Lies, Damn Lies, and NoSQL." (basho.com)
115 points by pharkmillups on May 11, 2011 | 64 comments
26. Angry Birds on Chrome (angrybirds.com)
96 points by gabaix on May 11, 2011 | 30 comments
27. Linus Torvalds on the "security circus" (2008) (lkml.org)
91 points by vog on May 12, 2011 | 54 comments
28. Ubuntu 11.10 To Switch From GDM To LightDM (digitizor.com)
89 points by dkd903 on May 12, 2011 | 55 comments
29. How do you quote a passage that has used '[sic]' mistakenly? (stackexchange.com)
86 points by m_myers on May 11, 2011 | 19 comments
30. How Garbage Collection differs in the three big JVMs (dynatrace.com)
82 points by kumarshantanu on May 11, 2011 | 7 comments
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