Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit | 2012-06-30 login
Stories from June 30, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.
Go back a day, month, or year. Go forward a day, month, or year.
1. To Elon Musk and the Model S: Congratulations (wsj.com)
538 points by suprgeek on June 30, 2012 | hide | 162 comments
2. Facebook e-mail mess: Address books altered, e-mail lost (cnet.com)
389 points by iProject on June 30, 2012 | hide | 183 comments
3. Introducing ccv, a modern computer vision library (libccv.org)
301 points by liuliu on June 30, 2012 | hide | 54 comments
4. The Ph.D Grind: A Ph.D Student Memoir (pgbovine.net)
285 points by unignorant on June 30, 2012 | hide | 80 comments
5. Leap second causing Linux server crashes? (serverfault.com)
253 points by sathyabhat on June 30, 2012 | hide | 114 comments
6. AWS is down due to an electrical storm in the US (amazon.com)
239 points by aritraghosh007 on June 30, 2012 | hide | 163 comments
7. Heroku is down again (heroku.com)
203 points by ardakara on June 30, 2012 | hide | 126 comments
8. Amber Waves of Green (gq.com)
198 points by ido on June 30, 2012 | hide | 203 comments
9. Apple's Not Fond of Brunettes (ikamasutra.com)
154 points by pgrote on June 30, 2012 | hide | 30 comments
10. The FFmpeg/Libav situation (pkh.me)
150 points by ux on June 30, 2012 | hide | 51 comments
11. Chrome now the most popular browser (statcounter.com)
142 points by rocco on June 30, 2012 | hide | 99 comments
12. Higher-order programming in C (vedantk.tumblr.com)
141 points by sthatipamala on June 30, 2012 | hide | 45 comments
13. How Google handle leap seconds (googleblog.blogspot.com)
138 points by cientifico on June 30, 2012 | hide | 28 comments
14. JavaScript Prototypes Made Easy (javascriptweblog.wordpress.com)
131 points by toffeescript on June 30, 2012 | hide | 33 comments
15. Amazon cloud outage takes down Netflix, Instagram, Pinterest, & more (venturebeat.com)
130 points by amnigos on June 30, 2012 | hide | 33 comments
16. Ask HN: Best setups to avoid availability outages on AWS
128 points by richardv on June 30, 2012 | hide | 33 comments
17. A rough guide to keeping your website up through catastrophic events (rainforestapp.com)
120 points by fredsters_s on June 30, 2012 | hide | 52 comments
18. Quake 3 Source Code Review (fabiensanglard.net)
120 points by mgevans on June 30, 2012 | hide | 12 comments
19. Did Twitter Just Deliver Third Party Apps A Death Blow? (talkingpointsmemo.com)
118 points by jdp23 on June 30, 2012 | hide | 46 comments
20. SSDs cost half of what they did in 2011 (arstechnica.com)
98 points by vasili on June 30, 2012 | hide | 63 comments
21. Introduction to Algorithms (videolectures.net)
94 points by ekm2 on June 30, 2012 | hide | 15 comments
22. Will That Be Trash or Credit? (sciencemag.org)
88 points by jawns on June 30, 2012 | hide | 46 comments
23. If you're not going to become a professor, then why bother pursuing a Ph.D.? (pgbovine.net)
85 points by Firebrand on June 30, 2012 | hide | 62 comments
24. Letters of Note: I think I no how to make people or animals alive (lettersofnote.com)
77 points by ColinWright on June 30, 2012 | hide | 7 comments
25. Ask HN: Is a starting an enterprise software startup worth the hassle?
70 points by diminium on June 30, 2012 | hide | 20 comments
26. US Navy X-47B Robot Fighter Jet Completes First Phase Of Testing (singularityhub.com)
70 points by protomyth on June 30, 2012 | hide | 61 comments
27. Why supermarket tomatoes tend to taste bland (latimes.com)
63 points by esalazar on June 30, 2012 | hide | 34 comments
28. Why Hipmunk Is The World's Best Travel Site (forbes.com)
63 points by kreutz on June 30, 2012 | hide | 54 comments
29. Twitter Continues to Restrict Access to Our Tweets (apivoice.com)
59 points by apievangelist on June 30, 2012 | hide | 6 comments
30. Judge grants Apple an injunction against the Galaxy Nexus (arstechnica.com)
59 points by Cadsby on June 30, 2012 | hide | 61 comments

Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: