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Stories from January 17, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Google will protest SOPA using home page (cnet.com)
502 points by GBond on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 104 comments
2. SOPA not Dead. Hearings to Resume in Feb. (house.gov)
483 points by cjoh on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 56 comments
3. SOPA lives—and MPAA calls protests an "abuse of power" (arstechnica.com)
447 points by jterenzio on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 155 comments
4. Elsevier = Evil (scienceblogs.com)
347 points by tokenadult on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 66 comments
5. What the first web blackout looked like, 17 years ago (cdt.org)
297 points by sethbannon on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 42 comments
6. Copyright King: Why the "I Have a Dream" Speech Still Isn't Free (vice.com)
281 points by ck2 on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 117 comments
7. Natural Language Processing with Python, free online (nltk.org)
255 points by motter on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 31 comments
8. Fight SOPA/PIPA -- let your visitors call their senators in 1 click (grassroutes.us)
253 points by kandalf on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 48 comments
9. How to travel around the world for a year. (alexmaccaw.com)
248 points by maccman on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 121 comments
10. Google IP Vandalizing OpenStreetMap [Not a comprehensive post] (opengeodata.org)
233 points by tecoholic on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 39 comments
11. SOPA is a Red Herring (curry.com)
233 points by perkins on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 43 comments
12. Show HN: HackPad is the best wiki ever (hackpad.com)
209 points by orph on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 77 comments
13. The worst project I ever funded on Kickstarter (wholelottanothing.org)
188 points by barredo on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 66 comments
14. How I Program Stuff (rdegges.com)
165 points by craigkerstiens on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 52 comments
15. Google contractors sacked after vandalizing OpenStreetMap (theverge.com)
161 points by there on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 108 comments
16. Postmark introduces easy inbound email processing for all accounts (postmarkapp.com)
162 points by alexknowshtml on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 62 comments
17. Twitter Bootstrap 2.0 pre-release demo (bootstrap.io)
160 points by synparb on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 59 comments
18. Yahoo Announces Resignation of Jerry Yang (businesswire.com)
155 points by privacyguru on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 80 comments
19. The "Army of One" entrepreneur (swombat.com)
139 points by anthony_franco on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 51 comments
20. Chart of Y Combinator companies' hosting decisions, 2011 edition (jpf.github.com)
136 points by jf on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 72 comments
21. The Fixie Bike Index (priceonomics.com)
128 points by omarish on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 88 comments
22. New TeX engines compared: LuaTeX, ConTeXt and XeTeX (stackexchange.com)
123 points by idle on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 8 comments
23. If blacking out your website, return status code 503 to avoid an SEO hit (searchengineland.com)
118 points by SquareWheel on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 13 comments
24. Building Twitter bootstrap (alistapart.com)
116 points by steren on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 23 comments
25. More Water than Ever Found on the Moon (time.com)
112 points by switz on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 42 comments
26. Wozniak praising Android over iPhone limitations (reghardware.com)
111 points by larrydag on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 64 comments
27. The Anonymous User Pattern (roshfu.com)
110 points by choxi on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 21 comments
28. World IPv6 Launch on June 6, 2012, To Bring Permanent IPv6 Deployment (internetsociety.org)
102 points by danyork on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 41 comments
29. Warning Signs that Agile Is Declining (javacodegeeks.com)
104 points by RiaDro on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 93 comments
30. Amazon to Launch Cloud Search Service, Possibly Tomorrow (pandodaily.com)
99 points by redditmigrant on Jan 17, 2012 | hide | 25 comments

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