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1. White House Deletes TSA Petition (epic.org)
281 points by shill on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 103 comments
2. A New Species Discovered ... On Flickr (npr.org)
236 points by llambda on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 59 comments
3. Creepy Spying System Revealed by Wikileaks, Which Then Gets Hit by DDOS Attack (reason.com)
224 points by wmeredith on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 63 comments
4. Obesity and Fitness Are Revolutionized By Reddit, Not Doctors (greatist.com)
212 points by jc4p on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 197 comments
5. Pricing Experiments (conversionxl.com)
202 points by DanielRibeiro on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 29 comments
6. Show HN: A fix for the .bash_profile .bashrc .profile madness (gist.github.com)
173 points by jwecker on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 42 comments
7. Quake Video Game Industry Legend Paul Steed Has Passed Away (jacehallshow.com)
174 points by jschuur on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 18 comments
8. Steve Yegge and Grok (bsumm.net)
163 points by bryansum on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 47 comments
9. Vim as you IDE (haridas.in)
162 points by haridas on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 106 comments
10. Mining of Massive Datasets (stanford.edu)
160 points by SlimHop on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 6 comments
11. Next generation Unix pipe by Alex Larsson (gnome.org)
156 points by jobi on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 82 comments
12. Malaria is no excuse for patent trolling, Mr. Myhrvold (gigaom.com)
154 points by wglb on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 32 comments
13. Income inequality, as seen from space (persquaremile.com)
138 points by metdos on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 51 comments
14. The End of Indie Game Development on Android (polyclefsoftware.blogspot.com)
126 points by tzm on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 67 comments
15. A Physics Lesson: Why Cats Land on Their Feet (mentalfloss.com)
126 points by andrewhillman on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 28 comments
16. Bash Initialisation Files (solipsys.co.uk)
118 points by ColinWright on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 17 comments
17. Does one have to be a genius to do maths? (terrytao.wordpress.com)
113 points by caustic on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 56 comments
18. How India's favorite TV show uses data to change the world (gigaom.com)
110 points by suprgeek on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 14 comments
19. Google's Opaque New Policy Lets Rightsholders Dictate Search Results (eff.org)
95 points by mjfern on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 49 comments
20. Gertboard expands the Raspberry Pi’s GPIO pins (raspberrypi.org)
88 points by wiradikusuma on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 41 comments
21. The Twitter Underground Economy: A Blooming Business (barracudalabs.com)
81 points by diego on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 33 comments
22. Show HN: SendRail - Easy P2P File Transfer From The Desktop (sendrail.com)
76 points by ritikm on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 50 comments
23. Software Runs the World: How Scared Should We Be That So Much of It Is So Bad? (theatlantic.com)
73 points by cwan on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 44 comments
24. NASA Curiosity Mars Rover Will Spend First Weekend Installing New Software (nasa.gov)
69 points by llambda on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 43 comments
25. Drone delivery service (indiegogo.com)
68 points by Jagannath on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 42 comments
26. Man Tries to Live an Open Source Life for a Year (shareable.net)
68 points by blancarro on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 51 comments
27. Schneier on Security: Fun with Secret Questions (schneier.com)
60 points by kibwen on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 19 comments
28. How to name your startup (joel.is)
55 points by joshuacc on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 54 comments
29. Codec Confusion in Python (pocoo.org)
56 points by easonchan42 on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 16 comments
30. Ask HN: Good iOS Tutorials?
54 points by snihalani on Aug 11, 2012 | hide | 27 comments

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