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1. Ask HN: What programming blogs do you read daily?
716 points by t3rcio on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 116 comments
2. OpenClassroom: Free video courses from Stanford University (stanford.edu)
492 points by hoffmang on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 64 comments
3. Introducing Instapaper 4.0 for iPad and iPhone (marco.org)
360 points by illdave on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 93 comments
4. Inserting Artificial Objects into Photographs (cgchannel.com)
339 points by ThomPete on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 41 comments
5. Amazon Signs Up Authors, Writing Publishers Out of Deal (nytimes.com)
285 points by GavinB on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 86 comments
6. Mobile UI Patterns (mobile-patterns.com)
261 points by philfreo on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 31 comments
7. Ask HN: Screwed out of $12.8 million. Being Extorted. No Money for attorneys.
221 points by downandout on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 105 comments
8. Hacked (theatlantic.com)
217 points by grellas on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 111 comments
9. Ask PG: Is there any chance of getting points displayed again
207 points by deutronium on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 164 comments
10. Why Not Haskell? (neugierig.org)
200 points by yaaang on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 130 comments
11. Vim Text Objects : The Definitive Guide (carbonfive.com)
198 points by rudyjahchan on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 41 comments
12. Bitcoin value falls from above $33 to below $3 (betabeat.com)
193 points by stickfigure on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 154 comments
13. Why I'm learning to code - Roy Bahat, President at IGN Entertainment (roybahat.com)
184 points by kennyma on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 62 comments
14. Occupy George (occupygeorge.com)
153 points by mccooscoos on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 159 comments
15. 24 Claims of Lodsys '565 Patent Rejected (groklaw.net)
135 points by vizsladriver on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 23 comments
16. It's not too late to learn how to code (jeanhsu.com)
132 points by tylerneylon on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 39 comments
17. Cassandra 1.0: 400% read performance improvement (datastax.com)
125 points by tjake on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 11 comments
18. The Great Tech War Of 2012 (fastcompany.com)
118 points by ssclafani on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 43 comments
19. Commit logs from last night (commitlogsfromlastnight.com)
113 points by instakill on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 35 comments
20. Why are you still deploying overnight? (briancrescimanno.com)
113 points by gnubardt on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 77 comments
21. Google and Pearson Announce Free LMS Service to Compete with Blackboard/Moodle (chronicle.com)
112 points by ytNumbers on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 42 comments
22. iPhone 4S First Weekend Sales Top Four Million (apple.com)
111 points by ssclafani on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 126 comments
23. Securing PHP (jamescun.com)
110 points by jamescun on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 70 comments
24. In defence of Objective-C (splinter.com.au)
107 points by chubs on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 116 comments
25. Show HN: validate.js - lightweight JavaScript form validation library (rickharrison.github.com)
102 points by rickharrison on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 32 comments
26. Peter Norvig talks how search is evolving, thanks to AI algorithms (stonetemple.com)
95 points by DanielRibeiro on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 17 comments
27. "Embarrassing" open problems in maths (angryfaic.wordpress.com)
90 points by ColinWright on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
28. The Setup: William Gibson (usesthis.com)
86 points by Umalu on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 69 comments
29. PayPal is now an identity provider (x.com)
80 points by robin_reala on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 46 comments
30. Mojolicious 2.0 released: Perl real-time web framework (kraih.com)
73 points by tempire on Oct 17, 2011 | hide | 26 comments

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