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1. Disney to Acquire Lucasfilm Ltd. (thewaltdisneycompany.com)
470 points by antr on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 290 comments
2. Google’s most advanced voice search has arrived on iOS (googleblog.blogspot.com)
304 points by cleverjake on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 184 comments
3. Introducing the new compose in Gmail (gmailblog.blogspot.co.uk)
288 points by derpenxyne on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 191 comments
4. The Horrible Future of Social (ted.io)
285 points by netherland on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 149 comments
5. Bootstrap 2.2.0 released (getbootstrap.com)
267 points by niels on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 138 comments
6. WebScript.io: Just choose a URL and type in a script. No servers, no deployment (webscript.io)
252 points by tlrobinson on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 107 comments
7. Poll: Should we push the YC deadline back by a day because of the storm?
238 points by pg on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 145 comments
8. Because of the storm we're pushing the YC application deadline back to Friday
230 points by pg on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 50 comments
9. Why I Program in Erlang (evanmiller.org)
215 points by tel on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 93 comments
10. How Zappos' User Agreement Failed In Court and Left Zappos Legally Naked (ericgoldman.org)
168 points by dctoedt on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 61 comments
11. Markdown: The Spec - it's coming and it's full of personalities (rumproarious.com)
168 points by voidfiles on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 96 comments
12. Quantum entanglement shows that reality can't be local (arstechnica.com)
158 points by suprgeek on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 166 comments
13. Apple Software Chief Refused to Sign Maps Apology (wsj.com)
155 points by cremnob on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 100 comments
14. REST framework 2 released: Simple, beautiful, browsable Web APIs for Django (django-rest-framework.org)
153 points by tomchristie on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 58 comments
15. Fog Creek is about to go down (fogcreekstatus.typepad.com)
137 points by adv0r on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 180 comments
16. Empathy represses analytic thought and vice versa (sciencedaily.com)
105 points by ecliptic on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 28 comments
17. Is there evidence that drugs can help programmers produce “better” code? (stackexchange.com)
103 points by pw7 on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 69 comments
18. Heroku Sandy Situation Room (heroku.com)
100 points by ujeezy on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 32 comments
19. Popular sites with Apache server-status enabled (leaking internal details) (sucuri.net)
95 points by davedd on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 46 comments
20. Puppet or Chef? (philsturgeon.co.uk)
94 points by ichilton on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 59 comments
21. Hacking on Side Projects: The Pool Ball Tracker (gocardless.com)
98 points by tomblomfield on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 31 comments
22. The Web Is A Mess (mkronline.com)
91 points by gliese1337 on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 59 comments
23. 3 Dudes from Missouri Built a Product, Found Paying Customers, and Got Into YC (zapier.com)
91 points by bryanh on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 21 comments
24. Deep Inside a DNS Amplification DDoS Attack (cloudflare.com)
90 points by jasoncartwright on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 49 comments
25. We bring 3D to the web (sketchfab.com)
96 points by showwebgl on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 35 comments
26. Show HN: In memory of Bob Ross, a simple painting generator, Gogh (ngokevin.github.com)
90 points by ngokevin on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 28 comments
27. ARM's Cortex A57 and Cortex A53: The First 64-bit ARMv8 CPU Cores (anandtech.com)
85 points by sciwiz on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 44 comments
28. My life as a Git (github.com)
87 points by gawenr on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 49 comments
29. We wrote a solid application, made a silly video, and got into YC (hack-free?) (makegameswith.us)
79 points by jvrossb on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 37 comments
30. Building a Riak Cluster on Raspberry Pi (basho.com)
77 points by eredmond on Oct 30, 2012 | hide | 8 comments

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