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1. Jonathan's Card (jonathanstark.com)
726 points by ams1 on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 219 comments
2. Mark Cuban: If you want to see more jobs created -- change patent laws (blogmaverick.com)
335 points by fraXis on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 134 comments
3. Top Gear caught faking another electric car "failure" (guardian.co.uk)
237 points by raganwald on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 123 comments
4. Just the Facts: S&P's $2 Trillion Mistake (treasury.gov)
233 points by bryanlarsen on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 232 comments
5. Lessons from a Design Legend (a before-and-after) (giftrocket.com)
207 points by kapilkale on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 47 comments
6. Some People Understand REST and HTTP (steveklabnik.com)
191 points by llambda on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 56 comments
7. 10 people who don't matter (2006) (cnn.com)
183 points by ssclafani on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 134 comments
8. The demise of the low level programmer (altdevblogaday.com)
158 points by dr_art on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 65 comments
9. Who stole the Mona Lisa? (ft.com)
148 points by KeepTalking on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 20 comments
10. Results from Assembly Summer 2011 (assembly.org)
138 points by bemmu on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 30 comments
11. Groupon is the next Madoff, except big iBanks helped it rob investors (glgroup.com)
135 points by chmike on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 67 comments
12. Understanding Python Decorators (stackoverflow.com)
126 points by hiwaylon on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
13. Defcon Lockpickers Open Card-And-Code Government Locks In Seconds (blogs.forbes.com)
125 points by rosser on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 37 comments
14. Why Minecraft Works (Design Concepts) (hobbygamedev.com)
123 points by sorbus on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 32 comments
15. Low-level x86 code compression for 64k intros (fgiesen.wordpress.com)
121 points by psykotic on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 18 comments
16. Secure your browsing using a home VPN (sriramk.com)
114 points by cek on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 60 comments
17. How Debt Has Defined Human History (wsj.com)
113 points by jsherry on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
18. Amazon EC2 EU-West is down
109 points by dabeeeenster on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 31 comments
19. WebODF - Render office documents in a browser (webodf.org)
92 points by bergie on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 12 comments
20. Korea’s Tesco reinvents grocery shopping with QR-code “stores” (geek.com)
74 points by mattraibert on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 25 comments
21. Startups: It's Not a Race, It's Parkour (kenbautista.com)
72 points by wallflower on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 22 comments
22. Happy birthday Dancer - two years of the Perl Dancer web framework project (preshweb.co.uk)
67 points by bigpresh on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 10 comments
23. Amazon rolls out a social network for Kindle (amazon.com)
66 points by jsavimbi on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 30 comments
24. Beginners Guide : pip and virtualenv (mahdiyusuf.com)
68 points by myusuf3 on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 14 comments
25. Oral History of Bob Barton and the Burroughs B5000 team (1985) (archive.org)
63 points by gruseom on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 7 comments
26. Why yes, that is a Galaxy Tab 10.1 in my pocket (sethclifford.me)
62 points by ddagradi on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 25 comments
27. Space Shuttle Flight Deck (360vr.com)
60 points by karolisd on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 26 comments
28. Computational Fairy Tales (computationaltales.blogspot.com)
58 points by ColinWright on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 3 comments
29. How I decided the price for my Japanese candy subscription service (bemmu.posterous.com)
57 points by bemmu on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 33 comments
30. Ask HN: Client wrote returned check for over $10,000. How to report him?
55 points by badclient on Aug 7, 2011 | hide | 56 comments

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