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1. How a Google Headhunter’s E-Mail Unraveled a Massive Net Security Hole (wired.com)
477 points by trendspotter on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 101 comments
2. UsesThis: Rob Pike (usesthis.com)
411 points by mace on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 184 comments
3. The most dangerous code in the world (stanford.edu)
406 points by gmcabrita on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 130 comments
4. My experience with WPEngine (chester.id.au)
373 points by lasonrisa on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 240 comments
5. The island where people forget to die (nytimes.com)
332 points by adam on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 150 comments
6. How I automated the boring parts of life (stevecorona.com)
294 points by mmahemoff on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 210 comments
7. Facebook, I want my friends back (dangerousminds.net)
279 points by vospeweb on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 186 comments
8. Open Source ARM userland (raspberrypi.org)
219 points by hermanhermitage on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 58 comments
9. Ruby 2.0.0 feature freeze (nagaokaut.ac.jp)
213 points by ujeezy on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 33 comments
10. AnandTech: Microsoft Surface Review (anandtech.com)
197 points by barista on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 103 comments
11. Using python and k-means to find dominant colors in images (charlesleifer.com)
189 points by coleifer on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 31 comments
12. US Territorial Expansion: 200 years mapped with d3/HTML5 (michaelporath.com)
149 points by enjalot on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 68 comments
13. Arduino-based, urban aquaponics in Oakland (faircompanies.com)
143 points by bane on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 44 comments
14. How to get to YC interview - Insider's Guide to YC W13 Application (acunote.com)
121 points by gleb on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 31 comments
15. Kim Dotcom (kim.com)
101 points by _ikke_ on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 86 comments
16. Square Arrives in Canada (squareup.com)
101 points by joshma on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 85 comments
17. Wired's Review of the Microsoft Surface (wired.com)
96 points by colinplamondon on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 56 comments
18. How we got a Y Combinator interview but blew it (keacher.com)
97 points by teuobk on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 58 comments
19. Show HN: Taurus.io - Create a product tour for your web app in 15 minutes (taurus.io)
87 points by ebzlo on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 55 comments
20. FBI releases documents that confirm they proactively spy on anarchists (rt.com)
83 points by tjaerv on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 77 comments
21. How fast is apple.com? (zoompf.com)
81 points by leak on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 71 comments
22. Do you want to be programming at 50? (pindancing.blogspot.com)
79 points by chl on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 108 comments
23. Show HN: Weekend project, D3.js Globe of Recent Earthquakes (boydgreenfield.com)
79 points by sakai on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 29 comments
24. Create your own XKCD-style Graphs (imkevinxu.com)
76 points by obilgic on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 19 comments
25. The 5$ SaaS (heroku.com)
80 points by wzhack on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 37 comments
26. The Biggest Problem in App Discovery (gaborcselle.com)
74 points by gaborcselle on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 32 comments
27. The Sorry State of C++ Portability (jeffwofford.com)
72 points by pertinhower on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 100 comments
28. Metamarkets Open Sources Druid, A Real-Time Analytics Data Store (metamarkets.com)
71 points by brianm on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 12 comments
29. Pi Crust: Connect things to your Rasperry Pi (picru.st)
68 points by joewalnes on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 15 comments
30. Why we buy into ideas: how to convince others of our thoughts (bufferapp.com)
61 points by sunils34 on Oct 24, 2012 | hide | 11 comments

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