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Stories from August 25, 2011, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Rob "CmdrTaco" Malda Resigns From Slashdot (slashdot.org)
784 points by SandB0x on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 143 comments
2. Icon Ambulance (plus.google.com)
622 points by sgk284 on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 87 comments
3. Resigned (daringfireball.net)
346 points by A-K on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 87 comments
4. If I Launched a Startup - Cheat Sheet (startuplawyer.com)
333 points by feydr on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 37 comments
5. Heroku for Java (heroku.com)
263 points by adamwiggins on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 70 comments
6. To my fellow Hacker News contributors (raganwald.posterous.com)
226 points by raganwald on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 103 comments
7. Verbling: The instant way to practice and learn a language (verbling.com)
222 points by lobo_tuerto on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 59 comments
8. A Short Rant About Hosting (blog.pinboard.in)
214 points by jakewalker on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 62 comments
9. Happy 20th birthday, Linux (itworld.com)
212 points by jfruh on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 41 comments
10. Apple actually lost in Dutch court, not the opposite (wildeboer.net)
167 points by runn1ng on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 12 comments
11. My one question for Steve Jobs in 2000 (baligu.blogspot.com)
152 points by jonathanberger on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 17 comments
12. RealNetworks crushes Dutch webmaster for hyperlink (pcadvisor.co.uk)
152 points by sveenstra on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 48 comments
13. A hacker's guide to college (dave.is)
153 points by davidbalbert on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 109 comments
14. Why Apple employees avoid getting in the elevator with Steve Jobs (venturebeat.com)
136 points by bond on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 46 comments
15. Jobs has lighted our way (gerger.co)
140 points by yalimgerger on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 104 comments
16. Ldap.js (ldapjs.org)
123 points by vier on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 15 comments
17. Opa: A new language aiming to make web programming transparent (lambda-the-ultimate.org)
116 points by hbbio on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 62 comments
18. Apache vulnerable to easy DOS attack - workaround available (apache.org)
111 points by ck2 on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 22 comments
19. Steve Wozniak Comments On Jobs Resignation Announcement (cultofmac.com)
106 points by matthewphiong on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 31 comments
20. Steps to save webOS (quirksmode.org)
99 points by robin_reala on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 33 comments
21. MongoDB 2.0.0-rc0 Released (mongodb.org)
92 points by bjg on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
22. Mobile development with HTML5 (engineyard.com)
90 points by ubi on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 36 comments
23. The mathematics generation gap (worthwhile.typepad.com)
90 points by ColinWright on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 90 comments
24. YUI Library relaunches with snappy UI (yuiblog.com)
73 points by jontsai on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 38 comments
25. Y Combinator Start-Ups: Guess Which Will Be Worth A Billion (forbes.com)
73 points by coleb on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
26. Cupertino Two Step (cringely.com)
70 points by SoftwareMaven on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 9 comments
27. HTML5 based drag and drop game creator (scirra.com)
68 points by e1ven on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 37 comments
28. Show HN: business plan forecasting (our new app) (profitably.com)
71 points by gsiener on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 30 comments
29. Why Haskell is Kinda Cool (amtal.github.com)
65 points by icey on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 68 comments
30. Scala for the Impatient (typesafe.com)
64 points by LiveTheDream on Aug 25, 2011 | hide | 10 comments

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