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Stories from June 6, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. R.I.P. Ray Bradbury, Author of Fahrenheit 451 and The Martian Chronicles (io9.com)
821 points by danso on June 6, 2012 | 95 comments
2. 6.5 Million LinkedIn Password Hashes Leaked (translate.google.com)
561 points by ssclafani on June 6, 2012 | 512 comments
3. Make Better Select Boxes with Chosen (harvesthq.github.com)
514 points by tomschlick on June 6, 2012 | 83 comments
4. 5 Million Farmers Sue Monsanto for $7.7 Billion (readersupportednews.org)
461 points by captainsinclair on June 7, 2012 | 213 comments
5. Select2 - A better way to make select boxes (with jQuery) (github.com)
369 points by binarydreams on June 7, 2012 | 57 comments
6. Why Django Sucks (speakerdeck.com)
271 points by kenneth_reitz on June 7, 2012 | 194 comments
7. Storing Passwords Securely (throwingfire.com)
250 points by pw on June 6, 2012 | 133 comments
8. LeakedIn (leakedin.org)
253 points by ams1 on June 6, 2012 | 174 comments
9. John Carmack is making a virtual reality headset (pcgamer.com)
244 points by otibom on June 6, 2012 | 63 comments
10. Testing 3 million hyperlinks, lessons learned (samsaffron.com)
206 points by sathyabhat on June 7, 2012 | 55 comments
11. Pin is Australia’s first all-in-one payment API (pin.net.au)
184 points by gbpin on June 7, 2012 | 94 comments
12. Zeolite retains heat indefinitely, absorbs 4x more heat than water (extremetech.com)
178 points by ukdm on June 6, 2012 | 77 comments
13. Md5crypt is no longer strong enough (freebsd.dk)
176 points by phkamp on June 7, 2012 | 136 comments
14. The US Census now has an API (census.gov)
173 points by ams1 on June 6, 2012 | 38 comments
15. Microsoft offering Linux virtual machines on Azure (windowsazure.com)
173 points by gouranga on June 7, 2012 | 113 comments
16. PostgreSQL when it is not your job (vanrees.org)
172 points by wahnfrieden on June 6, 2012 | 43 comments
17. Gimme Bar: Don't bookmark the web. Save it. Forever. (gimmebar.com)
159 points by aeurielesn on June 7, 2012 | 76 comments
18. I must be crazy (splinter.com.au)
150 points by chubs on June 6, 2012 | 118 comments
19. HN create account removed from login page (ycombinator.com)
143 points by leejw00t354 on June 6, 2012 | 58 comments
20. How Airbnb Earned Me $20,000 And A Restraining Order From My Landlord (fastcompany.com)
144 points by timjahn on June 6, 2012 | 137 comments
21. Peter Thiel on "Founder as Victim, Founder as God" (blakemasters.tumblr.com)
127 points by bgmasters on June 7, 2012 | 43 comments
22. Pocket team's tips for aspiring Android developers: It’s not really terrifying. (getpocket.com)
100 points by stevestreza on June 6, 2012 | 27 comments
23. You half assed it. That is why your PhoneGap application sucks. (sintaxi.com)
96 points by sintaxi on June 6, 2012 | 110 comments
24. Google Maps, Earth take on full 3D imagery (engadget.com)
89 points by alt_ on June 6, 2012 | 43 comments
25. Just Landed for iPhone helps you pick someone up from the airport. (getjustlanded.com)
88 points by jgrall on June 6, 2012 | 85 comments
26. Tesla investor Steve Jurvetson drives off in the first Model S (gigaom.com)
80 points by mtgx on June 7, 2012 | 66 comments
27. What Makes Great Programmers Different? (drdobbs.com)
81 points by hutteman on June 6, 2012 | 58 comments
28. IE10's 'Do-Not-Track' Default Dies Quick Death (wired.com)
77 points by mproud on June 7, 2012 | 64 comments
29. Netflix begins the deployment of their own content delivery network (zdnet.com)
76 points by fendrak on June 6, 2012 | 43 comments
30. Would Steve Jobs have applied to Y Combinator? (slidetocode.com)
73 points by yanis on June 7, 2012 | 70 comments
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