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1. The Five Stages of Hosting (blog.pinboard.in)
747 points by stilist on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 179 comments
2. Ryan Dahl steps down (groups.google.com)
387 points by rhdoenges on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 64 comments
3. US bars friends over Twitter joke (thesun.co.uk)
368 points by ColinWright on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 215 comments
4. Megaupload: A Lot Less Guilty Than You Think (stanford.edu)
352 points by privacyguru on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 115 comments
5. GUM: A better CLI for Git (saintsjd.com)
305 points by edave on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 78 comments
6. Fixing the Python subprocess interface (amoffat.github.com)
291 points by daenz on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 61 comments
7. Everything You Thought You Knew About Learning Is Wrong (wired.com)
217 points by rbanffy on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 48 comments
8. Silicon Valley’s Productivity Secret (idonethis.com)
221 points by rguzman on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 68 comments
9. Backbone 0.9.0 released (backbonejs.org)
216 points by singingwolfboy on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 39 comments
10. How to set up a mail server on a GNU / Linux system (flurdy.com)
193 points by alexchamberlain on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 85 comments
11. The /bin/true Command and Copyright (trillian.mit.edu)
186 points by MatthewPhillips on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 28 comments
12. Format string vulnerability found in 'sudo' (sudo.ws)
171 points by sweis on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 32 comments
13. Crowd Investing: Wefunder (wefunder.com)
174 points by ysilver on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 58 comments
14. The ongoing fight against GPL enforcement (mjg59.dreamwidth.org)
161 points by mjg59 on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 90 comments
15. Ask HN: What successful startups started as "Show HN"?
158 points by sbisker on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 39 comments
16. Nearly all binary search and merge sort implementations are broken (2006) (googleresearch.blogspot.com)
148 points by arto on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 69 comments
17. Codecademy Becomes A Platform: Now Anyone Can Write Programming Tutorials (techcrunch.com)
148 points by zds on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 24 comments
18. A Tour of Amazon's DynamoDB (paperplanes.de)
143 points by timf on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 30 comments
19. Programming is the new High School Diploma (whattofix.com)
137 points by DanielBMarkham on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 114 comments
20. Interview with Facebook's Andrei Alexandrescu (serversidemagazine.com)
134 points by kmavm on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 24 comments
21. Fast Lossless Color Image Compression (kdepepo.wordpress.com)
131 points by dochtman on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 21 comments
22. The story of TextMate, VIM and SublimeText (progfu.com)
118 points by darthdeus on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 76 comments
23. A brief guide to Tech Internships for CS students (alexeymk.com)
118 points by AlexeyMK on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 68 comments
24. Two Things (csun.edu)
117 points by coupdegrace on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 46 comments
25. Sh*t Entrepreneurs Say (grasshopper.com)
112 points by ilamont on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 16 comments
26. The Power of Introverts: A Manifesto for Quiet Brilliance (scientificamerican.com)
112 points by exch on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 55 comments
27. How going to the gym makes you stronger (leostartsup.com)
113 points by LeonW on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 72 comments
28. Twitter launches new GitHub page (twitter.github.com)
112 points by maccman on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 30 comments
29. Curebit’s at it again, stealing more than code this time (venturebeat.com)
110 points by benjlang on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 50 comments
30. What's new in Firefox 10 (shipping this week) (mozilla.org)
109 points by ck2 on Jan 30, 2012 | hide | 74 comments

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