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Stories from August 20, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Amazon Glacier (amazon.com)
906 points by sqnguyen on Aug 21, 2012 | 378 comments
2. A Generation Lost in the Bazaar (acm.org)
519 points by mahmud on Aug 20, 2012 | 344 comments
3. Bootstrap 2.1 released (getbootstrap.com)
413 points by patrickaljord on Aug 21, 2012 | 137 comments
4. Printers are spontaneously printing odd "SQL" strings (apple.com)
398 points by jpswade on Aug 21, 2012 | 142 comments
5. Show HN: A date range picker for Twitter Bootstrap (dangrossman.info)
363 points by dangrossman on Aug 20, 2012 | 80 comments
6. Believe you can change (aaronsw.com)
294 points by bensw on Aug 20, 2012 | 68 comments
7. Never again be thwarted by restrictive “guest” wifi (e.g. on buses or airplanes) (rogueleaderr.tumblr.com)
256 points by rogueleaderr on Aug 20, 2012 | 101 comments
8. How to Get a Job as a Developer in Less Than Six Months (learnwithjeff.com)
220 points by reubenpressman on Aug 21, 2012 | 174 comments
9. The Bozo Event Horizon (law.harvard.edu)
204 points by strlen on Aug 20, 2012 | 101 comments
10. The morning mail is my enemy (lettersofnote.com)
193 points by gruseom on Aug 20, 2012 | 38 comments
11. How Eduardo Saverin Sold Facebook Ads in 2004 (digiday.com)
182 points by sohlis on Aug 20, 2012 | 39 comments
12. Ask PG: What made you change your mind about crowdfunding?
166 points by dmarinoc on Aug 21, 2012 | 15 comments
13. I Google everything (wernah.com)
154 points by wernah on Aug 20, 2012 | 120 comments
14. Fixing Hacker News: A mathematical approach (gkosev.blogspot.com)
155 points by spion on Aug 21, 2012 | 102 comments
15. 4bit - Terminal Color Scheme Designer (ciembor.github.com)
147 points by ciembor on Aug 21, 2012 | 33 comments
16. We consistently underestimate kids. (peebs.org)
142 points by nemesisj on Aug 20, 2012 | 60 comments
17. Designing for A Retina Web (smashingmagazine.com)
128 points by Charles__L on Aug 20, 2012 | 66 comments
18. Cdnjs - the missing cdn (cdnjs.com)
124 points by ryankirkman on Aug 21, 2012 | 74 comments
19. T-mobile password reset does not allow you to type the letter "V" (t-mobile.com)
118 points by sal9000 on Aug 20, 2012 | 73 comments
20. A Statistical Portrait of a Y Combinator Batch (statwing.com)
118 points by glaugh on Aug 20, 2012 | 38 comments
21. Why passwords have never been weaker—and crackers have never been stronger (arstechnica.com)
115 points by e1ven on Aug 21, 2012 | 74 comments
22. Apple Is Not The Most Valuable Company In The History Of The World — IBM Is (techcrunch.com)
113 points by irunbackwards on Aug 21, 2012 | 76 comments
23. Behavior of young children in a situation simulating entrapment in refrigerators (aappublications.org)
110 points by ColinWright on Aug 21, 2012 | 65 comments
24. Legal myths about the Assange extradition (newstatesman.com)
112 points by gadders on Aug 20, 2012 | 181 comments
25. Peter Thiel Sells Majority Of His Facebook Shares In Deal Planned Pre-IPO (techcrunch.com)
108 points by nikhilpandit on Aug 20, 2012 | 90 comments
26. Monads in pictures (newartisans.com)
98 points by chrislo on Aug 21, 2012 | 24 comments
27. Windows 8 gets Personal Use License for anyone building their own PC (geek.com)
96 points by ukdm on Aug 21, 2012 | 74 comments
28. FreeBSD gets ported to the Raspberry Pi (kernelnomicon.org)
93 points by synchronise on Aug 20, 2012 | 31 comments
29. One Night With Clojure Makes a Scala Guy Humble | Agile Zone (dzone.com)
83 points by rohshall on Aug 21, 2012 | 50 comments
30. Who cares if Samsung copied Apple? (hbr.org)
79 points by hype7 on Aug 20, 2012 | 67 comments
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