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1. Plagiarism (unwieldy.net)
1230 points by endtwist on May 14, 2012 | hide | 311 comments
2. Welcome To Life (tomscott.com)
545 points by ryannielsen on May 14, 2012 | hide | 183 comments
3. The Coming Meltdown In College Education & Why The Economy Won’t Get Better Soon (blogmaverick.com)
339 points by dwynings on May 14, 2012 | hide | 292 comments
4. VLC has been downloaded over a billion times (videolan.org)
321 points by m_for_monkey on May 14, 2012 | hide | 105 comments
5. Why we moved from NodeJS to Ruby on Rails (targeterapp.com)
239 points by heroic on May 14, 2012 | hide | 159 comments
6. We got a takedown notice from LifeShield for our positive review (pskl.us)
225 points by adulau on May 14, 2012 | hide | 81 comments
7. Perian is shutting down (perian.org)
212 points by BenSS on May 14, 2012 | hide | 63 comments
8. Turn anything into a videogame controller, even a banana (kickstarter.com)
209 points by verganileonardo on May 14, 2012 | hide | 25 comments
9. Wozniak calls for open Apple (itnews.com.au)
188 points by jacobr on May 14, 2012 | hide | 149 comments
10. How Pixar Almost Lost Toy Story 2 To A Bad Backup (tested.com)
169 points by trevin on May 14, 2012 | hide | 75 comments
11. Somebody please, for the love of god, fix shipping/couriers
160 points by georgespencer on May 14, 2012 | hide | 130 comments
12. Python Web Programming (python.org)
152 points by plessthanpt05 on May 14, 2012 | hide | 54 comments
13. Experimental Page Layout Inspired By Flipboard (tympanus.net)
151 points by tambourine_man on May 14, 2012 | hide | 51 comments
14. Why can you turn clothing right-side-out? (stackexchange.com)
145 points by ivoflipse on May 14, 2012 | hide | 33 comments
15. Are Stanford Students Just (Really Excellent) Sheep? (stanford.edu)
142 points by schmico on May 14, 2012 | hide | 167 comments
16. Schemaverse: MMO entirely in Postgres (schemaverse.com)
140 points by willlll on May 14, 2012 | hide | 28 comments
17. Gameboy color emulator entirely in Javascript (grantgalitz.org)
128 points by kmax12 on May 14, 2012 | hide | 32 comments
18. Migrating From MongoDB To Riak At Bump (bu.mp)
131 points by timdoug on May 14, 2012 | hide | 131 comments
19. Amazon CloudFront - Support For Dynamic Content (aws.typepad.com)
124 points by jeffbarr on May 14, 2012 | hide | 60 comments
20. (Some) ORM haters do get it (revision-zero.org)
116 points by blambeau on May 14, 2012 | hide | 105 comments
21. The Dictator's practical Internet guide to power retention (pwd.io)
110 points by euphemize on May 14, 2012 | hide | 34 comments
22. Easel.ly - A nice HTML 5 infographics editor (easel.ly)
107 points by mg on May 14, 2012 | hide | 58 comments
23. Refer.ly (YC S12) Lets Regular Folks Earn Affiliate Revenue (techcrunch.com)
110 points by dmor on May 14, 2012 | hide | 60 comments
24. The average Greek is working a full 40% longer than the average German (bbc.co.uk)
103 points by antonellis on May 14, 2012 | hide | 144 comments
25. Chrome supports TCP & UDP sockets (alexmaccaw.com)
104 points by maccman on May 14, 2012 | hide | 32 comments
26. git playback (codingfearlessly.com)
100 points by mmozuras on May 14, 2012 | hide | 35 comments
27. GPU accelerated arrays for Haskell (justtesting.org)
100 points by dons on May 14, 2012 | hide | 5 comments
28. London traffic lights rigged to win International Olympic Committee's favor (theverge.com)
96 points by ValentineC on May 14, 2012 | hide | 94 comments
29. Giving.github.com (giving.github.com)
89 points by Garbage on May 14, 2012 | hide | 23 comments
30. Peter Thiel's unexpected job requirement (cnn.com)
85 points by cwan on May 14, 2012 | hide | 59 comments

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