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1. Neal Stephenson wants to revolutionize sword fighting video games (kickstarter.com)
485 points by SoapSeller on June 9, 2012 | hide | 183 comments
2. Magenta - "It is fully binary compatible with iPhone OS 5.0" (crna.cc)
326 points by mparlane on June 9, 2012 | hide | 124 comments
3. Doom 3 Source code review (fabiensanglard.net)
233 points by vorador on June 9, 2012 | hide | 60 comments
4. The Rules of Storytelling According to Pixar (io9.com)
230 points by TravisLS on June 9, 2012 | hide | 59 comments
5. Ask HN: who started something in 2012 which is already profitable?
221 points by withinthreshold on June 9, 2012 | hide | 193 comments
6. Vim: Buffers, Windows, and Tabs (sanctum.geek.nz)
207 points by pooriaazimi on June 9, 2012 | hide | 78 comments
7. Why you should never use hash functions for message authentication (jcoglan.com)
171 points by bakkdoor on June 9, 2012 | hide | 101 comments
8. My experiences at a woman's programming workshop (emacsen.net)
171 points by Swizec on June 9, 2012 | hide | 161 comments
9. Taxi Medallions: New York's taxi system makes fares higher and drivers poorer (slate.com)
143 points by gruseom on June 9, 2012 | hide | 108 comments
10. Rogue Amoeba responds to Phil Schiller (rogueamoeba.com)
120 points by fpgeek on June 9, 2012 | hide | 92 comments
11. A 1956 encyclopaedia's view on the computer (osnews.com)
120 points by thomholwerda on June 9, 2012 | hide | 79 comments
12. Understanding Bitcoin (aljazeera.com)
117 points by rockyleal on June 9, 2012 | hide | 62 comments
13. Work on unimportant problems (yosefk.com)
115 points by kryptiskt on June 9, 2012 | hide | 51 comments
14. Meebo discontinued: shutting down on July 11, 2012 (meebo.com)
103 points by superasn on June 9, 2012 | hide | 101 comments
15. NPR's Car Talk to end in September (google.com)
99 points by cgs1019 on June 9, 2012 | hide | 17 comments
16. Windows Azure Dance Routine (geekwire.com)
96 points by villagefool on June 9, 2012 | hide | 76 comments
17. Alzheimer's vaccine trial a success (ki.se)
95 points by jamesbritt on June 9, 2012 | hide | 28 comments
18. League of Legends database compromised, passwords hashed without salt (leagueoflegends.com)
93 points by Strom on June 9, 2012 | hide | 104 comments
19. Rms has his bag stolen in Argentina (devthought.com)
92 points by Rauchg on June 9, 2012 | hide | 112 comments
20. Linaro doubles performance for Android ICS (androidpolice.com)
77 points by TobbenTM on June 9, 2012 | hide | 16 comments
21. Sortfolio auction ends with no bidders (flippa.com)
74 points by ds on June 9, 2012 | hide | 42 comments
22. Embeddable Common Lisp (sourceforge.net)
67 points by mck- on June 9, 2012 | hide | 6 comments
23. Show HN: A CLI for HNSearch (zachwill.github.com)
56 points by zachwill on June 9, 2012 | hide | 7 comments
24. PouchDB's Couch in the browser goes alpha (h-online.com)
52 points by daleharvey on June 9, 2012 | hide | 2 comments
25. SIMD, SIMT, SMT - parallelism in NVIDIA GPUs (yosefk.com)
47 points by PopaL on June 9, 2012 | hide | 4 comments
26. New TLS Versions (imperialviolet.org)
41 points by afimrishi on June 9, 2012 | hide | 6 comments
27. Idiomatic-css (github.com/necolas)
38 points by joeyespo on June 9, 2012 | hide | 8 comments
28. Password leaks bigger than first thought (h-online.com)
33 points by bond on June 9, 2012 | hide | 52 comments
29. Tails of the Unexpected (bankofengland.co.uk)
32 points by gruseom on June 9, 2012 | hide | 7 comments
30. Ask HN: Why don't freelance hackers and development companies create startups?
32 points by mfieldhouse on June 9, 2012 | hide | 37 comments

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