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Stories from May 8, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. CSS arrow please (cssarrowplease.com)
515 points by jimsteinhart on May 9, 2012 | 73 comments
2. Show HN: my Mac app just got fireballed (daringfireball.net)
436 points by markchristian on May 8, 2012 | 156 comments
3. Netherlands first country in Europe with net neutrality (bof.nl)
310 points by slasaus on May 9, 2012 | 60 comments
4. A set of top Computer Science blogs (drtomcrick.wordpress.com)
293 points by johndcook on May 8, 2012 | 20 comments
5. Hey Paydirt: Your Site Works Just Fine In IE (reybango.com)
267 points by cleverjake on May 8, 2012 | 202 comments
6. 55,000 Twitter passwords leaked (airdemon.net)
242 points by gravitronic on May 8, 2012 | 104 comments
7. Rich Hickey: Reducers - A Library And Model For Collection Processing (clojure.com)
240 points by swannodette on May 8, 2012 | 79 comments
8. Dwolla is going to eliminate ACH (dwolla.com)
219 points by ScotterC on May 8, 2012 | 116 comments
9. Swiftype (YC W12) Builds Site Search That Doesn’t Suck (techcrunch.com)
209 points by llambda on May 8, 2012 | 68 comments
10. The Avengers: Why Pirates Failed To Prevent A Box Office Record (torrentfreak.com)
183 points by narad on May 8, 2012 | 137 comments
11. ABC takes 5% equity or 2% royalty from all companies that appear on Shark Tank (abc.com)
181 points by seanmccann on May 8, 2012 | 114 comments
12. I burned out at BigCo. Am I a fool for thinking I can avoid this at a startup?
156 points by thrwwy20120508 on May 8, 2012 | 131 comments
13. I'm calling this Bubble 2.0, and it's ready to burst (antipope.org)
146 points by cstross on May 9, 2012 | 130 comments
14. 3 Problems AWS Needs to Address (jacobelder.com)
136 points by aaronwhite on May 9, 2012 | 47 comments
15. An Effort To Bury A Throwaway Culture One Repair At A Time (nytimes.com)
130 points by olegious on May 9, 2012 | 119 comments
16. Once (nbashaw.com)
119 points by nbashaw on May 8, 2012 | 43 comments
17. TCP doesn't suck, and all the proposed bufferbloat fixes are identical (apenwarr.ca)
115 points by soundsop on May 9, 2012 | 20 comments
18. A story about Miles Davis and the nature of true genius (elezea.com)
116 points by pascal07 on May 9, 2012 | 46 comments
19. You, Too, Can Be on the Cutting Edge of Functional Programming Research (dadgum.com)
112 points by tl on May 9, 2012 | 31 comments
20. What's The Best Language For Safety Critical Software? (stackoverflow.com)
109 points by pooriaazimi on May 8, 2012 | 116 comments
21. Video streaming & net neutrality (ber.gd)
111 points by dalton on May 8, 2012 | 25 comments
22. Heroku's new $50 and $100 per month database plans (heroku.com)
105 points by michaelfairley on May 8, 2012 | 62 comments
23. Why you should ALWAYS CC someone
98 points by dsirijus on May 9, 2012 | 68 comments
24. What Is And Is Not A Technology Company (al3x.net)
95 points by twampss on May 9, 2012 | 31 comments
25. How well do various revision tools handle merge conflicts? (plus.google.com)
94 points by decklin on May 9, 2012 | 34 comments
26. Looking At The World Through Twitter Data (mit.edu)
94 points by arashdelijani on May 8, 2012 | 26 comments
27. Darcs - Another open source version control system (darcs.net)
92 points by alagu on May 9, 2012 | 78 comments
28. Learning to Program: Why Python? (udacity.blogspot.ca)
94 points by camlinke on May 8, 2012 | 84 comments
29. Help the Hacker Dojo by sending them your recruiter spam (hackerdojo.com)
93 points by bluehat on May 8, 2012 | 17 comments
30. Application Cache Is A Douchebag (alistapart.com)
90 points by mathias on May 8, 2012 | 61 comments
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