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Stories from September 25, 2011, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. How to Force Facebook into Handing Over their Secret Tracking Data (europe-v-facebook.org)
411 points by stfu on Sept 25, 2011 | 105 comments
2. Textmate 2 - Alpha this year (macromates.com)
341 points by timparker on Sept 26, 2011 | 198 comments
3. It’s the end of the web as we know it (adrianshort.co.uk)
225 points by rudenoise on Sept 26, 2011 | 67 comments
4. Size is the best predictor of code quality (vivekhaldar.com)
225 points by gandalfgeek on Sept 26, 2011 | 123 comments
5. One of the Best Bits of Programming Advice I ever Got (objology.blogspot.com)
218 points by apgwoz on Sept 26, 2011 | 86 comments
6. Stanford's online Machine Learning class now open for enrollment (ml-class.org)
192 points by roger_lee on Sept 25, 2011 | 41 comments
7. What I learned on a round-the-world yacht race (tonyhaile.com)
191 points by arctictony on Sept 25, 2011 | 20 comments
8. How Quake (the videogame) changed my life forever. (derelict-compendium.blogspot.com)
189 points by aw3c2 on Sept 25, 2011 | 32 comments
9. Why Facebook's 'Frictionless Sharing' violates HTTP (andothernoise.blogspot.com)
183 points by alexandros on Sept 25, 2011 | 65 comments
10. Guy builds nightvision drone to hunt feral pigs (rcgroups.com)
179 points by revorad on Sept 26, 2011 | 54 comments
11. "When I design software, I really try hard to make it simple." (mail-archive.com)
163 points by dchest on Sept 25, 2011 | 54 comments
12. It's Time to End the War on Salt (scientificamerican.com)
155 points by pitdesi on Sept 26, 2011 | 51 comments
13. Manufacturing "A Minimal Pen" in China, failures and successes (kickstarter.com)
150 points by rizumu on Sept 25, 2011 | 85 comments
14. Enrollment for Stanford's online DB class now open (db-class.org)
147 points by roger_lee on Sept 25, 2011 | 37 comments
15. Netflix Secures Streaming Deal With DreamWorks (nytimes.com)
148 points by allending on Sept 26, 2011 | 42 comments
16. Why All Employees Should Be VIPs At Your Company (holler.com)
143 points by biznickman on Sept 25, 2011 | 39 comments
17. Stack Overflow Scala Tutorial (stackoverflow.com)
143 points by timf on Sept 26, 2011 | 25 comments
18. LaTeX tricks to make madman Cthulhu worshipper-like text (stackexchange.com)
126 points by Swizec on Sept 25, 2011 | 20 comments
19. Walk Away From Your Computer. Seriously. (kcurtin.squarespace.com)
121 points by kcurtin on Sept 25, 2011 | 54 comments
20. Show HN: I built a tool I wanted to have, but didn’t exist (madebypixelate.com)
119 points by pixelate on Sept 26, 2011 | 35 comments
21. How Bad Boards Kill Companies: HP (mondaynote.com)
101 points by alexandros on Sept 25, 2011 | 25 comments
22. Amazon Has High Hopes for Its iPad Competitor (nytimes.com)
99 points by garbowza on Sept 26, 2011 | 59 comments
23. High-Resolution Mandelbrot in Obfuscated Python (preshing.com)
86 points by Garbage on Sept 26, 2011 | 12 comments
24. 747s as flying Unix hosts: SCADA in the sky (boingboing.net)
77 points by michaelzhao on Sept 26, 2011 | 18 comments
25. Scalable and Modular Architecture for CSS (smacss.com)
76 points by jcsalterego on Sept 26, 2011 | 16 comments
26. Minimum Viable Pants (minimumviablepants.com)
60 points by domino on Sept 26, 2011 | 6 comments
27. A tool that lets you automate the Internet (bits.blogs.nytimes.com)
61 points by rmason on Sept 25, 2011 | 13 comments
28. Notes From the MIT Startup Bootcamp 2011 (jayunit.net)
58 points by ubuwaits on Sept 25, 2011 | 8 comments
29. HaXe 2.08 (ncannasse.fr)
54 points by swah on Sept 25, 2011 | 11 comments
30. Emacs Hint #2 - Workspaces (emacsrookie.com)
53 points by samueltonini on Sept 25, 2011 | 12 comments
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