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1. This is why I don't give you a job (andorjakab.blog.hu)
588 points by fourspace on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 529 comments
2. Color Thief, script for grabbing the color palette from an image (lokeshdhakar.com)
212 points by tortilla on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 40 comments
3. The Art of Unix Programming (catb.org)
178 points by aycangulez on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 40 comments
4. Facebook intimidates developer, bans him and his code for life (reddit.com)
172 points by surfingdino on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 83 comments
5. Man Embraces Useless Machines, and Absurdity Ensues (nytimes.com)
143 points by FluidDjango on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 21 comments
6. Drone captured by Iran may mean military GPS RSA "red key" has been compromised (cryptome.org)
121 points by mrb on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 95 comments
7. How to register a company in the UK (swombat.com)
121 points by lancashire on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 75 comments
8. Everything I need to know about startups, I learned from a crime boss (gigaom.com)
107 points by FluidDjango on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 26 comments
9. The Economist on Intel versus ARM (economist.com)
97 points by malay on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 29 comments
10. Facebook could reboot and we'd mess it up again (hunterwalk.com)
96 points by kul on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 31 comments
11. Jane Street releases open source alternative to OCaml's stdlib (janestreet.com)
90 points by _bbs on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 12 comments
12. The Critics Rave... for Microsoft? (nytimes.com)
81 points by rkon on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 68 comments
13. Anatomy of a Kernel Hack (linuxchix.org)
78 points by gnosis on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 10 comments
14. "mbox" is a family of several mutually incompatible mailbox formats (ntlworld.com)
77 points by gnosis on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 36 comments
15. Debunking a Computer Chess Scandal (chessbase.com)
77 points by worldvoyageur on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 38 comments
16. Ask HN: Is there a repository of failed startups (re-usable startups idea)?
76 points by zeratul on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 38 comments
17. Why Data Structures Matter (joelneely.wordpress.com)
72 points by gnosis on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 8 comments
18. Thoughts on yesterday's paid vs free visitor.js (tristara.com)
70 points by jseims on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 31 comments
19. EasyDNS is under DoS attack (easydns.org)
69 points by noodly on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 18 comments
20. Show HN: My weekend project, DailyPag.es (dailypag.es)
69 points by haon99 on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 21 comments
21. How to parse HTML (perl.org)
68 points by ranit8 on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 32 comments
22. The Real Story On That "Antidepressant Surge" (neuroskeptic.blogspot.com)
53 points by DiabloD3 on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 23 comments
23. CLI tool for GitHub Issues (github.com/vesln)
52 points by vesln on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 17 comments
24. Case study: How & why to build consumer apps with Node.js (venturebeat.com)
50 points by jolie on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 15 comments
25. Moore's Law may work for years to come due to quantum anomaly (nature.com)
49 points by jv22222 on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 4 comments
26. Ask HN: Do startups hire 50+ year old programmers?(US)
49 points by FredBrach on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 56 comments
27. Minimal TODOs for Linux (adrianmouat.com)
46 points by amouat on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 24 comments
28. FIRST Robotics Competition kickoff live stream (10:30am eastern) (nasa.gov)
45 points by ja27 on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 23 comments
29. New slow-motion DoS attack: just a few PCs, little fear of detection (arstechnica.com)
45 points by tilt on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 11 comments
30. The Timeless Genius of Kodak’s George Eastman (technologizer.com)
43 points by technologizer on Jan 7, 2012 | hide | 4 comments

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