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Stories from May 24, 2011, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. G8 agenda calls for "civilized Internet": monitored, governed, controlled, taxed (g8internet.com)
309 points by keane on May 24, 2011 | hide | 98 comments
2. Erlang inventor: Why do we need modules and files? (erlang.org)
252 points by kungfooguru on May 24, 2011 | hide | 97 comments
3. Duke Nukem Forever has gone gold (gearboxsoftware.com)
231 points by CWIZO on May 24, 2011 | hide | 84 comments
4. Gray code at the pediatrician's office (plover.com)
221 points by J3L2404 on May 24, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
5. Textify: Convert images to HTML text (hakim.se)
203 points by nephics on May 24, 2011 | hide | 37 comments
6. Newegg stores your password in plaintext (ashercodes.com)
196 points by jerrya on May 24, 2011 | hide | 115 comments
7. What papers should everyone read? - Theoretical Computer Science (stackexchange.com)
189 points by ColinWright on May 24, 2011 | hide | 13 comments
8. Y Combinator’s Paul Graham: We’re Looking For People Like Us (techcrunch.com)
188 points by cwan on May 24, 2011 | hide | 110 comments
9. Doctors and dentists tell patients, "all your review are belong to us" (arstechnica.com)
187 points by chanks on May 24, 2011 | hide | 76 comments
10. Entrepreneur, the Magazine That Sues Entrepreneurs (businessweek.com)
178 points by petethomas on May 24, 2011 | hide | 50 comments
11. Peititon for Wikpedia to become first digital World Heritage Site (wikipedia.de)
152 points by Fargren on May 24, 2011 | hide | 67 comments
12. Idea Guy Looking for Developer (bubblefoundry.com)
145 points by getp on May 24, 2011 | hide | 100 comments
13. Bare Bones OS Kernel Tutorial (osdev.org)
132 points by fogus on May 24, 2011 | hide | 26 comments
14. Miro 4, the open source music and video player, is released (getmiro.com)
129 points by 16BitTons on May 24, 2011 | hide | 55 comments
15. Vanity Fair reporter freak-out (googleusercontent.com)
118 points by apress on May 24, 2011 | hide | 74 comments
16. Many don't have $2,000 for a rainy day (cnn.com)
95 points by lion0 on May 24, 2011 | hide | 170 comments
17. dom3d: Rendering 3D with CSS3 (jlongster.com)
91 points by jlongster on May 24, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
18. France attempts to "civilize" the Internet; Internet fights back (arstechnica.com)
89 points by aikinai on May 24, 2011 | hide | 21 comments
19. Wikipedia Growth Animation (wikimedia.org)
87 points by TheloniusPhunk on May 24, 2011 | hide | 21 comments
20. An academic study of anonymity and ephemerality in 4chan /b/ [pdf] (mit.edu)
85 points by pgbovine on May 24, 2011 | hide | 16 comments
21. Skype cancels Asterisk integration (eloqua.com)
85 points by e1ven on May 24, 2011 | hide | 20 comments
22. DotCloud acquires Duostack, rolls out MongoDB support (gigaom.com)
86 points by shykes on May 24, 2011 | hide | 37 comments
23. Firefox 5 Beta is available for download (mozilla.com)
78 points by Garbage on May 24, 2011 | hide | 65 comments
24. All accelerator programs are not the same (jwegener.com)
76 points by mikeleeorg on May 24, 2011 | hide | 33 comments
25. Depixelizing Pixel Art (johanneskopf.de)
74 points by jhack on May 24, 2011 | hide | 20 comments
26. Twitter acquires TweetDeck (cnn.com)
72 points by daimyoyo on May 24, 2011 | hide | 18 comments
27. ThriftDB a new service from the Octopart Guys (thriftdb.com)
73 points by staunch on May 24, 2011 | hide | 25 comments
28. Mozilla Labs: The Location Bar Has To Go (conceivablytech.com)
71 points by peternorton on May 24, 2011 | hide | 99 comments
29. Show HN: I Made this Y Combinator T-Shirt (Words from PG's Essays) (tagxedo.com)
72 points by HardyLeung on May 24, 2011 | hide | 44 comments
30. All the things task apps aren't getting right vs. paper (michaeldhopkins.posterous.com)
70 points by michaeldhopkins on May 24, 2011 | hide | 42 comments

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