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1. Depression, Burn Out and Writing Code (muddylemon.com)
380 points by muddylemon on May 28, 2011 | hide | 166 comments
2. How to handle 1000s of concurrent users on a 360MB VPS (markmaunder.com)
255 points by joelg87 on May 28, 2011 | hide | 78 comments
3. How Facebook pushes updates to the site (facebook.com)
220 points by creativityhurts on May 28, 2011 | hide | 40 comments
4. Show HN: IMDb Top 250 available on Netflix Instant (paulisageek.com)
195 points by ptarjan on May 28, 2011 | hide | 67 comments
5. Can We Kill This Myth That The Internet Is A Wild West That Needs To Be Tamed? (techdirt.com)
186 points by ygreek on May 28, 2011 | hide | 47 comments
6. Pastebin abused (michielovertoom.com)
171 points by lehmannro on May 28, 2011 | hide | 50 comments
7. What would a teaspoonful of neutron star do to you? (io9.com)
161 points by rizumu on May 28, 2011 | hide | 38 comments
8. Speeding up Rails startup time (rhnh.net)
152 points by ddagradi on May 28, 2011 | hide | 31 comments
9. A Refrigerator that Runs Without Electricity (celsias.com)
147 points by stretchwithme on May 28, 2011 | hide | 60 comments
10. Your Commute Is Killing You (slate.com)
126 points by kmfrk on May 28, 2011 | hide | 85 comments
11. Discover the Patterns Of Successful Internet Startups (startupgenome.cc)
124 points by bjoernlasseh on May 28, 2011 | hide | 31 comments
12. How Javascript Prototypal Inheritance Really works (vjeux.com)
115 points by vjeux on May 28, 2011 | hide | 49 comments
13. Samsung’s lawyers demand to see the iPhone 5 and iPad 3 (thisismynext.com)
114 points by acrum on May 28, 2011 | hide | 37 comments
14. Waiting 100+ Years for Version 2.0 (techdirt.com)
107 points by grellas on May 28, 2011 | hide | 57 comments
15. Report on Air France 447 crash deepens mystery (newscientist.com)
91 points by ColinWright on May 28, 2011 | hide | 49 comments
16. Anatomy of a Mashup: Definitive Daft Punk visualised (themaninblue.com)
84 points by janektm on May 28, 2011 | hide | 13 comments
17. Its About The Hashbangs (danwebb.net)
82 points by bentlegen on May 28, 2011 | hide | 31 comments
18. Iran Vows to Unplug Internet (wsj.com)
66 points by huetsch on May 28, 2011 | hide | 45 comments
19. How language shapes thought (scientificamerican.com)
63 points by philh on May 28, 2011 | hide | 42 comments
20. Functional languages will rule (but not this year) (goodstuff.im)
63 points by harryh on May 28, 2011 | hide | 44 comments
21. How Twitter and a community put a smackdown on Urban Outfitters (myaimistrue.com)
58 points by monirz77 on May 28, 2011 | hide | 16 comments
22. The Revolution will not be on Youtube (raganwald.com)
54 points by raganwald on May 28, 2011 | hide | 25 comments
23. Coding a Tetris AI using a Genetic Algorithm (luckytoilet.wordpress.com)
48 points by mukyu on May 28, 2011 | hide | 12 comments
24. The four categories of NoSQL databases (rebelic.nl)
46 points by wspruijt on May 28, 2011 | hide | 25 comments
25. Stanford CS Education Library (stanford.edu)
41 points by helwr on May 28, 2011 | hide
26. Simple Type Inference in 21 Lines of Clojure (gist.github.com)
39 points by swannodette on May 28, 2011 | hide | 11 comments
27. Distributed systems course at UIUC (uiuc.edu)
36 points by helwr on May 28, 2011 | hide | 8 comments
28. Software Contracting and Legal Matters (sealedabstract.com)
36 points by ColinWright on May 28, 2011 | hide | 15 comments
29. Vibrations of the soundboard of a guitar visualized (bbc.co.uk)
34 points by Marge on May 28, 2011 | hide | 5 comments
30. Happy anniversary to Turing's seminal paper (rjlipton.wordpress.com)
34 points by fogus on May 28, 2011 | hide | 1 comment

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