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1. Don’t Be Evil: How Google Screwed a Startup (hatchlings.com)
710 points by mikeknoop on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 246 comments
2. The Beer Game -or- Why Apple Can’t Build iPads in the US (marksweep.com)
562 points by mkswp on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 246 comments
3. I don't hire unlucky people (raganwald.posterous.com)
529 points by arcatan on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 268 comments
4. Keeping Instagram up with over a million new users in twelve hours (instagram-engineering.tumblr.com)
279 points by mikeyk on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 53 comments
5. Hotel Wifi JavaScript Injection (justinsomnia.org)
249 points by phwd on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 78 comments
6. How To Count A Billion Objects Using Only 1.5KB Of Memory [Probabilistically] (highscalability.com)
213 points by gruseom on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 59 comments
7. A behind-the-scenes look at Facebook release engineering (arstechnica.com)
196 points by 3lit3H4ck3r on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 77 comments
8. You should be using Google Analytics to log your startup's client-side errors (thetaboard.com)
187 points by dclaysmith on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 36 comments
9. Bad News: Google Is Doing The Corporate Future-Vision Video Thing (time.com)
148 points by Robelius on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 120 comments
10. What Americans Buy (npr.org)
147 points by xxpor on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 47 comments
11. The GitHub Styleguide (github.com)
133 points by jamesjyu on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 78 comments
12. We Got Hacked, Here's What We Found (thenextweb.com)
132 points by kurtvarner on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 39 comments
13. Why I’d like a “license type” setting for GitHub projects (aculo.us)
132 points by madrobby on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 130 comments
14. MPAA Chief Suggests Backroom Negotiations On New SOPA Are Well Underway (techdirt.com)
125 points by sethbannon on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 25 comments
15. How to leave academia (for science PhDs) (chrisstucchio.com)
113 points by yummyfajitas on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 124 comments
16. Edit scheme on your iPad via the parse tree: Lisping launched (slidetocode.com)
111 points by steeleduncan on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 45 comments
17. Python-based implementation of Notch's DCPU-16 (github.com)
112 points by jtauber on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 68 comments
18. Hacker School: Summer 2012 Applications Open + Etsy Scholarships (hackerschool.com)
106 points by nicholasjbs on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 49 comments
19. 5000 Artists Line Up For a Pirate Bay Promotion (torrentfreak.com)
98 points by joeyespo on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 18 comments
20. Why I hate search (msdn.com)
97 points by philk10 on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 73 comments
21. Yet another Google Glasses Ad (tomscott.com)
95 points by jakozaur on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 20 comments
22. What to do when a company refuses to fix a vulnerability I disclosed to them? (reddit.com)
91 points by moooooky on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 69 comments
23. How do you take breaks? Try singles Bughouse (42floors.com)
90 points by waratuman on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 61 comments
24. Fogcreek is shutting down webputty.net and has pushed the source code to github (fogcreek.com)
88 points by bgraves on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 29 comments
25. Software Engineering at Prismatic (getprismatic.com)
87 points by fogus on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 18 comments
26. Dropbox adds drag and drop (dropbox.com)
87 points by jackyolk on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 29 comments
27. Finding Early Customers When You Aren't Internet Famous (zapier.com)
77 points by WadeF on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 24 comments
28. Etsy Hacker Grants: Supporting Women in Technology (etsy.com)
78 points by kellanem on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 40 comments
29. Danish Startup Community Unified Against The Entrepreneur Tax (arcticstartup.com)
73 points by vilpponen on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 34 comments
30. $8M in Funding and a Lawsuit to Boot? Game on. (boundless.com)
73 points by aaronwhite on Apr 5, 2012 | hide | 43 comments

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