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1. Amen: the world's most famous sample and the rise of the musical copyright (youtube.com)
234 points by mgeraci on June 18, 2011 | hide | 56 comments
2. The alternative Internet, WiFi based (omegasdg.com)
230 points by tawm on June 18, 2011 | hide | 81 comments
3. JSON users: Avoid CSRFs by not using top-level arrays (pocoo.org)
186 points by Jach on June 18, 2011 | hide | 81 comments
4. High school grad builds 8-bit computer from scratch (digitaltrends.com)
183 points by neovive on June 18, 2011 | hide | 70 comments
5. Geeky Stats About Magic Mushrooms (motherjones.com)
138 points by sganesh on June 18, 2011 | hide | 69 comments
6. Theoretical limit to how hard it can rain (reddit.com)
106 points by soundsop on June 18, 2011 | hide | 13 comments
7. Google Already had a Like Button (and other redundancy) (gosdot.com)
103 points by jongos on June 18, 2011 | hide | 18 comments
8. Chrome at 20% market share, IE9 less than IE7 (pingdom.com)
105 points by nextparadigms on June 18, 2011 | hide | 57 comments
9. Django Setup using Nginx and Gunicorn (senko.net)
104 points by senko on June 18, 2011 | hide | 35 comments
10. Reverse engineering the Mac ‘breathing’ LED (adafruit.com)
94 points by aitor on June 18, 2011 | hide | 47 comments
11. What if the Web never happened (ibiblio.org)
79 points by Luyt on June 18, 2011 | hide | 49 comments
12. Mark Suster: Raise Money Now So When The Party’s Over You’re Sitting Pretty (techcrunch.com)
72 points by websirnik on June 18, 2011 | hide | 27 comments
13. The Linux desktop experience is killing Linux on the desktop, Part II (batsov.com)
69 points by bozhidar on June 18, 2011 | hide | 87 comments
14. Bitcoin thefts at MTGOX (Bitcoin exchange) confirmed to be CSRF vulnerability (bitcoin.org)
68 points by ezl on June 18, 2011 | hide | 48 comments
15. Earbits (YC W11) Snags $605K From Charles River Ventures And Others (techcrunch.com)
68 points by earbitscom on June 18, 2011 | hide | 8 comments
16. Smooth CoffeeScript (issuu.com)
64 points by telemachos on June 18, 2011 | hide | 16 comments
17. How do you act on all that product feedback? (gabrielweinberg.com)
62 points by unfasten on June 18, 2011 | hide | 9 comments
18. Ask HN: How do Tumblr & Posterous make money?
56 points by dropshopsa on June 18, 2011 | hide | 30 comments
19. Firefox 5 slips out ahead of schedule, gets official June 21st (engadget.com)
56 points by shawndumas on June 18, 2011 | hide | 29 comments
20. 14 Years of Waiting Have Come to an End: Duke Nukem Forever (nytimes.com)
54 points by rdamico on June 18, 2011 | hide | 16 comments
21. Cheap and Nasty (unprotocols.org)
52 points by jhawk28 on June 18, 2011 | hide | 10 comments
22. Student Loans and DOE S.W.A.T. Teams (wendymcelroy.com)
48 points by billswift on June 18, 2011 | hide | 34 comments
23. Magic Trumps Math at Web Start-Ups (NYT) (nytimes.com)
47 points by kingkawn on June 18, 2011 | hide | 3 comments
24. Liking Is for Cowards. Go for What Hurts. (nytimes.com)
46 points by yuvadam on June 18, 2011 | hide | 4 comments
25. Ask HN: Does Your Startup Improve Lives?
45 points by qF on June 18, 2011 | hide | 42 comments
26. The Art of Assembly Language Programming (Linux edition) [book] (mac.com)
45 points by gnosis on June 18, 2011 | hide | 25 comments
27. Know Your Engines - How to Make Your JavaScript Fast [pdf] (people.mozilla.com)
44 points by sharmajai on June 18, 2011 | hide | 6 comments
28. Ask HN: Any alternative to JavaScript in sight?
42 points by digamber_kamat on June 18, 2011 | hide | 51 comments
29. Perfect eavesdropping on a quantum cryptography system (arxiv.org)
40 points by husein10 on June 18, 2011 | hide | 6 comments
30. The Toughest Companies for Job Interviews (fins.com)
42 points by cwan on June 18, 2011 | hide | 30 comments

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