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Stories from September 13, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Give people an iPhone 4S, tell them it's an iPhone 5 (thenextweb.com)
398 points by countessa on Sept 13, 2012 | 252 comments
2. Pdf.js: PDF Reader in JavaScript (mozilla.github.com)
371 points by pykello on Sept 14, 2012 | 90 comments
3. Gallery of free HTML snippets for Twitter Bootstrap (bootsnipp.com)
348 points by madh on Sept 14, 2012 | 67 comments
4. Anonymous Donor Pays for College of Every Student in Kalamazoo (nytimes.com)
320 points by unfoldedorigami on Sept 13, 2012 | 120 comments
5. Dropbox dives into CoffeeScript (dropbox.com)
290 points by varenc on Sept 13, 2012 | 193 comments
6. Am I An Outlier, Or Are Apple Products No Longer Easy To Use? (battellemedia.com)
256 points by rkudeshi on Sept 14, 2012 | 255 comments
7. OSX password script for everyone to know (songz.me)
227 points by songzme on Sept 13, 2012 | 90 comments
8. Steve Wozniak on Samsung patent verdict: ‘I hate it and I don’t agree with it’ (thenextweb.com)
220 points by talhof8 on Sept 13, 2012 | 102 comments
9. Ideas (sequoiacap.com)
213 points by ct on Sept 14, 2012 | 41 comments
10. Google's "Bacon number" search (google.com)
200 points by nsns on Sept 13, 2012 | 82 comments
11. Nootropics – The Facts About “Smart Drugs” (unfinishedman.com)
191 points by cbarnsdale on Sept 13, 2012 | 145 comments
12. Why critics of Rails have it all wrong (and Ruby's bright multicore future) (unlimitednovelty.com)
189 points by saurabh on Sept 13, 2012 | 125 comments
13. The iPhone “Icon Ceiling” has been broken: is this the beginning of the end? (justinhileman.info)
160 points by KuraFire on Sept 13, 2012 | 92 comments
14. Stop sending template engines to the browser. How to make 6-10x faster templates (andyet.net)
152 points by adambrault on Sept 13, 2012 | 87 comments
15. Atomic bond types discernible in images (bbc.co.uk)
138 points by petenixey on Sept 14, 2012 | 17 comments
16. Will Go be the new go-to programming language? (gigaom.com)
137 points by mtgx on Sept 13, 2012 | 183 comments
17. Why Quora Won't Scale (socialtimes.com)
129 points by desbest on Sept 13, 2012 | 77 comments
18. Show HN: A Handcrafted Web (scrollkit.com)
131 points by kateray on Sept 13, 2012 | 82 comments
19. J2objc - A Java to iOS Objective-C translation tool and runtime (code.google.com)
108 points by jamesjyu on Sept 13, 2012 | 41 comments
20. Intel says Clover Trail will not work with Linux (theinquirer.net)
106 points by mariuz on Sept 14, 2012 | 66 comments
21. Balsamiq 2.2 is here (balsamiq.com)
105 points by benackles on Sept 13, 2012 | 37 comments
22. Hotel-room hacks: Picking the lock (economist.com)
96 points by ljensen on Sept 13, 2012 | 69 comments
23. Show HN: Matches.js -- Powerful Pattern Matching for Javascript (github.com)
96 points by natefaubion on Sept 13, 2012 | 20 comments
24. Favicons in the retina age (nashape.com)
87 points by michaeltwofish on Sept 14, 2012 | 38 comments
25. How to price: Lessons learned from our first attempt (filepicker.io)
85 points by liyanchang on Sept 13, 2012 | 30 comments
26. The Creation of the Unix Operating System (bell-labs.com)
77 points by evolve2k on Sept 13, 2012 | 9 comments
27. My Madison Ruby Story (marginaldialogue.blogspot.com)
79 points by jremsikjr on Sept 13, 2012 | 28 comments
28. Why Go Gets Exceptions Right (cheney.net)
75 points by motter on Sept 14, 2012 | 81 comments
29. Microsoft employees getting free Surface tablets, new work PCs, Windows Phone 8 (geekwire.com)
74 points by MarlonPro on Sept 14, 2012 | 90 comments
30. I Haven't Quit Twitter - Twitter Quit Me (shkspr.mobi)
75 points by edent on Sept 13, 2012 | 42 comments
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