Hacker News new | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit | 2012-10-05 login
Stories from October 5, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.
Go back a day, month, or year. Go forward a day, month, or year.
1. Never Give Your Information To 10 Minute Old Startups (ryankearney.com)
501 points by RKearney on Oct 6, 2012 | 169 comments
2. Do you really want to be making this much money when you're 50? (yosefk.com)
355 points by tomstuart on Oct 6, 2012 | 278 comments
3. This picture is worth a thousand pictures (slate.com)
240 points by abhimir on Oct 5, 2012 | 38 comments
4. The best interface is no interface (cooper.com)
214 points by ropiku on Oct 5, 2012 | 87 comments
5. Yes I Still Want To Be Doing This at 56 (thecodist.com)
214 points by jerhewet on Oct 5, 2012 | 56 comments
6. How To Set Up Your Linode For Maximum Awesomeness (feross.org)
208 points by feross on Oct 5, 2012 | 112 comments
7. Living in a Van (priceonomics.com)
210 points by rohin on Oct 5, 2012 | 165 comments
8. How SQLite is tested (sqlite.org)
176 points by antonios on Oct 5, 2012 | 40 comments
9. More evidence that Voyager has exited the solar system (chron.com)
170 points by spullara on Oct 6, 2012 | 35 comments
10. When Will We See Collisions for SHA-1? (schneier.com)
168 points by mikegerwitz on Oct 5, 2012 | 51 comments
11. How to Write a Spelling Corrector (norvig.com)
160 points by ashishgandhi on Oct 5, 2012 | 24 comments
12. Ice Box Pro: The best of Dropbox and Amazon Glacier combined (iceboxpro.com)
157 points by patrickod on Oct 5, 2012 | 128 comments
13. Zurb Foundation vs. Twitter Bootstrap (designshack.net)
137 points by andreiursan on Oct 5, 2012 | 50 comments
14. Facebook the Devourer (awardwinningfjords.com)
138 points by hellosmithy on Oct 5, 2012 | 98 comments
15. Anvil - a Mac app for Pow (anvilformac.com)
136 points by elliottkember on Oct 6, 2012 | 71 comments
16. New comet might blaze brighter than the full Moon (astronomynow.com)
134 points by tartarugafeliz on Oct 5, 2012 | 50 comments
17. Seven habits of effective text editing (moolenaar.net)
132 points by olalonde on Oct 6, 2012 | 66 comments
18. What is static program analysis? (might.net)
110 points by p4bl0 on Oct 5, 2012 | 33 comments
19. The $5000 Compression Challenge (patrickcraig.co.uk)
104 points by jpablo on Oct 5, 2012 | 119 comments
20. Factorization diagrams in Haskell (mathlesstraveled.com)
103 points by Peteris on Oct 6, 2012 | 19 comments
21. Automating xkcd Diagrams: Transforming Serious to Funny (wolfram.com)
102 points by soofy on Oct 5, 2012 | 7 comments
22. Brackets – open-source code editor built with the web for the web (brackets.io)
94 points by flipstewart on Oct 6, 2012 | 37 comments
23. Android users outraged over Motorola's broken promise (cnet.com)
80 points by iProject on Oct 6, 2012 | 90 comments
24. Cloud Haskell: work-stealing, master-slave and work-pushing (well-typed.com)
84 points by dons on Oct 5, 2012 | 6 comments
25. How airbnb lost me as a customer
78 points by ARobotics on Oct 5, 2012 | 67 comments
26. All ideas are old ideas (chris-granger.com)
76 points by llambda on Oct 5, 2012 | 30 comments
27. Dennis Ritchie passes away at 70 (2011) (techcrunch.com)
75 points by disgruntledphd2 on Oct 5, 2012 | 12 comments
28. Pulse jet tea kettle (hackaday.com)
68 points by hansc on Oct 5, 2012 | 26 comments
29. Automatically Check In To (get an awesome seat on) Your Next Southwest Flight (checkintomyflight.com)
66 points by nikilster on Oct 5, 2012 | 70 comments
30. Employees of kixeye accused of racist remarks fired (develop-online.net)
61 points by justinhj on Oct 5, 2012 | 91 comments
More

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

Search: