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Stories from May 3, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. RubyMotion - Ruby for iOS (rubymotion.com)
485 points by acangiano on May 3, 2012 | hide | 240 comments
2. Want good programmers? Then pay them. (irrlicht3d.org)
481 points by irrlichthn on May 3, 2012 | hide | 483 comments
3. How text editing on the iPad should be (idownloadblog.com)
436 points by superchink on May 3, 2012 | hide | 170 comments
4. A Relevant Tale: How Google Killed Inktomi (diegobasch.com)
350 points by nachopg on May 3, 2012 | hide | 110 comments
5. I'm Giving Up Reading for a Year (curiousrat.com)
293 points by easonchan42 on May 3, 2012 | hide | 104 comments
6. Judge: An IP-Address Doesn’t Identify a Person (or BitTorrent Pirate) (torrentfreak.com)
285 points by llambda on May 3, 2012 | hide | 100 comments
7. Yahoo CEO might have lied about having CS degree (marketwatch.com)
282 points by loverobots on May 3, 2012 | hide | 205 comments
8. Inbox.py: SMTP for Humans (github.com)
204 points by dshah on May 3, 2012 | hide | 51 comments
9. SlideShare acquired by LinkedIn (slideshare.net)
185 points by jaip on May 3, 2012 | hide | 47 comments
10. Python Application Deployment with Native Packages (hynek.me)
180 points by craigkerstiens on May 3, 2012 | hide | 26 comments
11. The secret guild of Silicon Valley (medriscoll.com)
177 points by Luyt on May 3, 2012 | hide | 48 comments
12. If money doesn't make you happy, you probably aren't spending it right [pdf] (wjh.harvard.edu)
161 points by reledi on May 3, 2012 | hide | 94 comments
13. XOR Linked List (wikipedia.org)
153 points by no_more_death on May 3, 2012 | hide | 84 comments
14. GIMP 2.8 (Stable) Finally Available For Download (webupd8.org)
133 points by mnazim on May 3, 2012 | hide | 62 comments
15. Starting Clojure (mk. 2) (cemerick.com)
132 points by llambda on May 3, 2012 | hide | 28 comments
16. Light Table Listens to feedback and dramatically lowers prices (kickstarter.com)
125 points by bostonvaulter2 on May 3, 2012 | hide | 40 comments
17. New PHP Vulnerability:?-s may expose source code for mod_cgi (php.net)
123 points by ecaron on May 3, 2012 | hide | 59 comments
18. Fixie.js - Automatic filler content for HTML documents. (fixiejs.com)
115 points by zacharytamas on May 3, 2012 | hide | 38 comments
19. 1859's "Great Auroral Storm"—the week the Sun touched the earth (arstechnica.com)
112 points by evo_9 on May 3, 2012 | hide | 34 comments
20. Let the adventurous journey begin: Passive Income (patrick-wied.at)
107 points by mindhunter on May 3, 2012 | hide | 42 comments
21. Google's Fiber Makes MPAA Skittish. (techdirt.com)
105 points by PaperclipTaken on May 3, 2012 | hide | 40 comments
22. Mars rover reaches Endeavour crater, finds signs of ancient Martian water (arstechnica.com)
100 points by evo_9 on May 3, 2012 | hide | 22 comments
23. Judge Alsup asks Oracle/Google to brief API issue in light of new EU ruling (groklaw.net)
92 points by grellas on May 3, 2012 | hide | 23 comments
24. Discovery Channel Buys Revision3 for $30 Million (allthingsd.com)
87 points by protomyth on May 3, 2012 | hide | 25 comments
25. Running a startup (runningastartup.tumblr.com)
83 points by tony_le_montana on May 3, 2012 | hide | 17 comments
26. Try Out the New Disqus 2012 (disqus.com)
92 points by radagaisus on May 3, 2012 | hide | 48 comments
27. Some of the story of ARM, including the visit to the 6502 creators (reghardware.com)
78 points by fidotron on May 3, 2012 | hide | 15 comments
28. What happens when you rip off a site but forget to host the JS yourself (dsignio.com.ar)
73 points by chamtastic on May 3, 2012 | hide | 79 comments
29. LinkedIn IPhone App's Infinite, Swipe-Able View Implementation (linkedin.com)
72 points by pathdependent on May 3, 2012 | hide | 16 comments
30. Ubuntu's Mark Shuttleworth on shaking up system software (bbc.com)
70 points by btian on May 3, 2012 | hide | 36 comments

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