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Stories from February 19, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Online Python Tutor (mit.edu)
538 points by llambda on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 45 comments
2. Our unrealistic views of death, through a doctor’s eyes (washingtonpost.com)
349 points by llambda on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 254 comments
3. How Forbes Stole a New York Times Article and Got All The Traffic (nickoneill.com)
247 points by cnolden on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 60 comments
4. How key-based cache expiration works (37signals.com)
212 points by Thibaut on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 35 comments
5. Hackathons are nonsense (scripting.com)
185 points by PixelRobot on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 71 comments
6. The Great Web Framework Shootout – On GitHub (github.com)
167 points by stesch on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 72 comments
7. How to Make and Use a Transparency Grenade (transparencygrenade.com)
157 points by tokenadult on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 38 comments
8. Parsing Techniques - A Practical Guide (dickgrune.com)
158 points by llambda on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 20 comments
9. Berkeley Computer Vision Class (vision-class.org)
136 points by myffical on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 16 comments
10. The town is no longer friendly for business (swombat.com)
135 points by mikeleeorg on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 108 comments
11. Alan Turing's 1950s tiger stripe theory proved (physorg.com)
132 points by acangiano on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 15 comments
12. Oracle v. Google: "the value of this case keeps getting smaller and smaller" (groklaw.net)
133 points by grellas on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 23 comments
13. The Forgetting Pill Erases Painful Memories Forever (wired.com)
131 points by pier0 on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 48 comments
14. Spicing unix shell scripts (cyberciti.biz)
123 points by pareshverma91 on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 14 comments
15. Hacker News clone for Python (pythonmeme.com)
108 points by arowser on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 30 comments
16. Objective-C literals for NSDictionary, NSArray, and NSNumber (cocoaheads.tumblr.com)
102 points by julien_p on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 57 comments
17. How casinos distract (ketyov.com)
100 points by tortilla on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 36 comments
18. Show HN: A distributed Recommendation Engine based on Redis + Ruby (and C) (github.com)
97 points by paulasmuth on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 11 comments
19. It's easier to ask for forgiveness than it is to get permission (bemmu.posterous.com)
94 points by bemmu on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 51 comments
20. Show HN: StyleBootstrap, create unique Bootstrap design live (stylebootstrap.info)
88 points by creatom on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 7 comments
21. Physicists Create a Working Transistor From a Single Atom (nytimes.com)
81 points by dazbradbury on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 14 comments
22. High-wage skills, or why you might want to learn Clojure if you're not a lawyer (onlinelabor.blogspot.com)
82 points by Panos on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 62 comments
23. You Are Not Ruthless Enough (playswithfire.com)
79 points by wallflower on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 19 comments
24. Facebook is losing E-Commerce (nikcub.appspot.com)
78 points by nikcub on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 32 comments
25. Show HN: devsigh.com - post all your stories of developer sigh (devsigh.com)
73 points by chargrilled on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 33 comments
26. Save the Libraries. Cut University Funding Instead. (jbgst.tumblr.com)
70 points by johnnybgoode on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 61 comments
27. My dual core can beat up your quad core, and other mobile CPU mysteries (icrontic.com)
64 points by primesuspect on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 12 comments
28. Luerl - Lua on the Erlang VM (erlang.org)
61 points by EvanMiller on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 8 comments
29. Exploit to detect which Social Networks you are logged into (tomanthony.co.uk)
57 points by TomAnthony on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 11 comments
30. The minimal code required in a HTML5 page (chetankjain.net)
57 points by cjain on Feb 19, 2012 | hide | 17 comments

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