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Stories from October 11, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Conway's Game of Life, using floating point values instead of integers (jwz.org)
688 points by icey on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 96 comments
2. Show HN: We open sourced Lockitron's crowdfunding app (selfstarter.us)
463 points by ccamrobertson on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 74 comments
3. The Magazine (marco.org)
317 points by rkudeshi on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 231 comments
4. Building websites in Python with Flask (maximebf.com)
276 points by dabent on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 56 comments
5. Ask HN: Your best passive income sources?
237 points by robbiet480 on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 221 comments
6. Linus Torvalds Answers Your Questions (slashdot.org)
228 points by tmhedberg on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 131 comments
7. How Linux 3.6 Nearly Broke PostgreSQL (lwn.net)
221 points by alrs on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 51 comments
8. Introducing Go by Example (mmcgrana.github.com)
213 points by mmcgrana on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 35 comments
9. A circuit and PCB editor in the browser (circuits.io)
201 points by skbohra123 on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 81 comments
10. Google's Common Lisp style-guide (googlecode.com)
178 points by zaph0d on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 57 comments
11. AWS Costs Cheat Sheet (dmin.es)
174 points by edbyrne on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 34 comments
12. Court rules book scanning is fair use, suggesting Google Books victory (arstechnica.com)
167 points by abraham on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 27 comments
13. Colon cleaning company sues WordPress (insulaindoielii.wordpress.com)
158 points by shrikant on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 36 comments
14. Skyscraper built in the Firefox inspector's 3D View (shaneriley.com)
155 points by camerondaigle on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 30 comments
15. US federal appeals court reverses Galaxy Nexus sales ban (arstechnica.com)
124 points by Reltair on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 34 comments
16. Browserver: A web server inside your web browser (browserver.org)
123 points by wyclif on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 17 comments
17. Login Screen – behind the scenes (gosquared.com)
121 points by asifjamil on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 74 comments
18. CSS3 Microsoft Modern Buttons (ace-subido.github.com)
118 points by acesubido on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 54 comments
19. MongoHQ launches new tools for monitoring and managing databases (mongohq.com)
114 points by mrkurt on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 22 comments
20. Lenticular.js - tilt-controlled images (attasi.com)
110 points by namzo on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 50 comments
21. Prismatic's "Graph" at Strange Loop (getprismatic.com)
106 points by janaboruta on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 45 comments
22. New Zealand PM apologizes to Kim Dotcom (video) (nzherald.co.nz)
105 points by jklp on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 13 comments
23. One sentence per line, please (rhodesmill.org)
101 points by kibwen on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 34 comments
24. IE10 won't run Flash unless website is whitelisted by Microsoft (rabidgremlin.com)
100 points by nitochi on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 87 comments
25. Show HN: LearnStreet - The Best Place to Learn How to Code (learnstreet.com)
101 points by teamls on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 61 comments
26. A Spellchecker Used to Be a Major Feat of Software Engineering (dadgum.com)
94 points by denzil_correa on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 70 comments
27. Demystifying Garbage Collectors (xtzgzorex.wordpress.com)
90 points by gmcabrita on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 28 comments
28. An experiment: Can desperation drive success? (vutran.me)
89 points by tylermenezes on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 65 comments
29. Stripe and Wufoo Join Forces to Power Payments in Online Forms (wufoo.com)
89 points by kurtvarner on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 10 comments
30. Welcome to the new eBay (ebay.com)
88 points by taitems on Oct 11, 2012 | hide | 66 comments

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