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Stories from June 19, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. A standing desk for $22 (iamnotaprogrammer.com)
412 points by onecreativenerd on June 19, 2012 | hide | 178 comments
2. A better git log (coderwall.com)
337 points by bitsweet on June 19, 2012 | hide | 72 comments
3. If you were involved in the OpenGL ES specification, you are an idiot (jwz.org)
316 points by cpeterso on June 19, 2012 | hide | 213 comments
4. Have you ever chatted with a hacker within a virus? (avg.com)
312 points by jhchabran on June 19, 2012 | hide | 99 comments
5. The Little C Function From Hell (regehr.org)
273 points by gus_massa on June 19, 2012 | hide | 113 comments
6. Backbone UI (perka.github.com)
270 points by liangzan on June 19, 2012 | hide | 65 comments
7. Leaked Documents Show the U.N.'s Internet Power Grab... (thenerfherder.blogspot.com)
266 points by jsherry on June 19, 2012 | hide | 69 comments
8. What They Don't Tell You About Public Speaking (zachholman.com)
255 points by philipp-spiess on June 19, 2012 | hide | 60 comments
9. The Great German Energy Experiment (technologyreview.com)
243 points by pdelgallego on June 19, 2012 | hide | 203 comments
10. NSA: It Would Violate Your Privacy to Say if We Spied on You (wired.com)
241 points by mtgx on June 19, 2012 | hide | 93 comments
11. UVA Computer Science professor resigns over incompetence of board (gist.github.com)
213 points by riordan on June 19, 2012 | hide | 128 comments
12. City of Ruins (behance.net)
183 points by doh on June 19, 2012 | hide | 50 comments
13. Stop claiming you’re profitable (asmartbear.com)
165 points by pathdependent on June 19, 2012 | hide | 118 comments
14. Why Silicon Valley Tech Wunderkinds Overestimate Their Own Smarts and Abilities (forbes.com)
162 points by petesoder on June 19, 2012 | hide | 87 comments
15. Codecademy closes $10M round (wsj.com)
168 points by nabraham on June 19, 2012 | hide | 94 comments
16. China Plans To Build The World’s Tallest Building In 90 Days (designtaxi.com)
145 points by JumpCrisscross on June 19, 2012 | hide | 92 comments
17. A $1 billion idea...that I know I'm not ready for (jessepollak.me)
136 points by jessepollak on June 19, 2012 | hide | 143 comments
18. Customer: Apple Store denied me iPad for speaking Farsi (wsbtv.com)
131 points by ghurlman on June 19, 2012 | hide | 145 comments
19. What happens when you ask people to pick the lowest unique prime number. (robinsloan.com)
129 points by pavel_lishin on June 19, 2012 | hide | 54 comments
20. Let Maya Speak For Herself (change.org)
124 points by dutchbrit on June 19, 2012 | hide | 48 comments
21. Gondor expands its Django hosting to any Python WSGI app (gondor.io)
114 points by brosner on June 19, 2012 | hide | 16 comments
22. Greplin becomes Cue - Intelligent "Snapshot" of your Day (cueup.com)
115 points by KrisJordan on June 19, 2012 | hide | 55 comments
23. StackOverflow unwinding? (williamedwardscoder.tumblr.com)
101 points by willvarfar on June 19, 2012 | hide | 201 comments
24. Ex-Googlers Launch MightyText, An iMessage For Android Users (techcrunch.com)
106 points by itsmikemags on June 19, 2012 | hide | 69 comments
25. What the heck is an xrange? (late.am)
98 points by dcrosta on June 19, 2012 | hide | 26 comments
26. Elon Musk Shows off the Dragon Capsule, Back From Space (video) (slashdot.org)
96 points by thenextcorner on June 19, 2012 | hide | 30 comments
27. Nvidia PR Responds To Torvalds' Harsh Words (phoronix.com)
95 points by llambda on June 19, 2012 | hide | 104 comments
28. Julian Assange Seeks Asylum In Ecuador Embassy (ecuadorembassyuk.org.uk)
84 points by damohasi on June 19, 2012 | hide | 108 comments
29. Intel Announces Xeon Phi Co-Processors (anandtech.com)
76 points by mrb on June 19, 2012 | hide | 43 comments
30. The codebreaker who saved 'millions of lives' (bbc.co.uk)
77 points by tpatke on June 19, 2012 | hide | 30 comments

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