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1. Things I do to be consistently happy (joel.is)
335 points by Katelyn on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 109 comments
2. Why time appears to speed up with age (everything2.com)
250 points by rlander on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 100 comments
3. Programming Languages Have Social Mores Not Idioms (learncodethehardway.org)
244 points by rsobers on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 171 comments
4. Show HN: BigVideo.js (dfcb.github.com)
244 points by johnpolacek on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 48 comments
5. The Textbook Industry & Greed: My Story (lukethomas.com)
244 points by lukethomas on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 125 comments
6. Be More Productive. Take Time Off. (nytimes.com)
203 points by sathishmanohar on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 47 comments
7. Your Words are Wasted (hanselman.com)
192 points by d4nt on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 53 comments
8. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Mediocre Entrepreneurs (techcrunch.com)
184 points by ssclafani on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 35 comments
9. Why Waiting Is Torture (nytimes.com)
163 points by sew on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 46 comments
10. Dear Apple: Please set iMessage free (cryptographyengineering.com)
160 points by stalled on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 79 comments
11. How to write a Linux device driver (freesoftwaremagazine.com)
161 points by rohshall on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 21 comments
12. Show HN: YouFM - A new way to listen to music on Youtube (youfm.org)
121 points by ashraful on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 81 comments
13. Why host and write a blog? (tbray.org)
115 points by aangjie on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 17 comments
14. NASA's Mars rover Curiosity fired its laser for the first time on Mars (nasa.gov)
114 points by MKais on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 16 comments
15. Experimental Python 3 support in Django (djangoproject.com)
110 points by mYk on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 4 comments
16. Camera Pi – DSLR Camera with Embedded Computer (davidhunt.ie)
106 points by yossilac on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 30 comments
17. Julian Assange urges US to end Wikileaks 'witch-hunt' (bbc.co.uk)
99 points by gitarr on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 115 comments
18. Writing Lock-Free Code: A Corrected Queue (drdobbs.com)
95 points by DanielRibeiro on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 20 comments
19. NASA Proposal to Revive Nuclear Thermal Space Propulsion Development (nextbigfuture.com)
93 points by Anon84 on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 39 comments
20. Free 2 day Berkeley "big data" class this week (ampcamp.berkeley.edu)
95 points by pwendell on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 14 comments
21. Pineapple.io: Like reddit for design resources (pineapple.io)
89 points by jack7890 on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 30 comments
22. Karma is Real (simpleprogrammer.com)
83 points by jsonmez on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 41 comments
23. ‘Double’ (YC S12) Turns the iPad Into a Telepresence Robot (bits.blogs.nytimes.com)
77 points by sew on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 31 comments
24. STL Hackathon Canceled After Social Backlash (philipithomas.com)
76 points by philip1209 on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 59 comments
25. Stanford’s Self-Driving Car Tears It Up On Racetrack – Tops 120 MPH (singularityhub.com)
75 points by protomyth on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 39 comments
26. Cell: Lisp in Javascript (cell-lang.org)
64 points by SoCool on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 19 comments
27. Take Time to Develop Fast (tapin.tv)
60 points by ddt on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 24 comments
28. A Django Admin Wishlist (ankursethi.in)
57 points by GeneralMaximus on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 18 comments
29. Why I Hate Buying Tickets (nickpersico.com)
56 points by nickpersico on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 63 comments
30. Web Application Development with Clojure (vijaykiran.com)
56 points by rohshall on Aug 19, 2012 | hide | 23 comments

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