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Stories from November 18, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. The Quiet Ones (nytimes.com)
807 points by wallflower on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 382 comments
2. Entrepreneurshit (bothsidesofthetable.com)
381 points by ndemoor on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 68 comments
3. Thank HN: Our friend is Safe and Sound (jacquesmattheij.com)
341 points by jacquesm on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 97 comments
4. The Web engineer's online toolbox (ivanzuzak.info)
167 points by koevet on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 7 comments
5. Man Arrested At Airport for Unusual Watch (depletedcranium.com)
165 points by mkr-hn on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 107 comments
6. How To Package Your Python Code (scotttorborg.com)
157 points by storborg on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 34 comments
7. Cisco Acquires Enterprise Wi-Fi Startup Meraki For $1.2 Billion In Cash (techcrunch.com)
155 points by ardahal on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 44 comments
8. Why Brit Ruby 2013 was cancelled and why this is not ok (gist.github.com)
134 points by seanhandley on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 222 comments
9. Hollywood Kills Republicans' Copyright Reform (techdirt.com)
129 points by mikegirouard on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 16 comments
10. Disassembling the Woolworths Facebook scam (troyhunt.com)
126 points by wglb on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 26 comments
11. Kim Dotcom’s plan to give New Zealanders free Internet could just work (thenextweb.com)
127 points by Cbasedlifeform on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 46 comments
12. Firefox OS (Boot 2 Gecko) Simulator - Runs on Windows, Mac and Linux (people.mozilla.org)
117 points by diggan on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 34 comments
13. The entire win32 API in JavaScript (gist.github.com)
113 points by Benvie on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 33 comments
14. 532x Performance Increase for MongoDB with fractal tree indexes (tokutek.com)
112 points by rdudekul on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 25 comments
15. As Boom Lures App Creators, Tough Part Is Making a Living (nytimes.com)
111 points by uladzislau on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 67 comments
16. Bitsquatting: DNS Hijacking without exploitation (dinaburg.org)
107 points by jakub_g on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 35 comments
17. Java's Atomic and volatile, under the hood on x86 (brooker.co.za)
105 points by lorelei on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 21 comments
18. Doc Searls on Steve Jobs (1997) (scripting.com)
92 points by ot on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 45 comments
19. Textadept: fast, minimalist, and Lua-extensible cross-platform text editor (foicica.com)
89 points by amarsahinovic on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 81 comments
20. Introduction to Competitive Programming Contests (stanford.edu)
81 points by fachoper on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 19 comments
21. Apple Can Finish What Microsoft’s Sinofsky Started (mondaynote.com)
74 points by phaet0n on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 64 comments
22. Concurrent Sieve of Eratosthenes in Go (golang.org)
68 points by paulrosenzweig on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 16 comments
23. Why Opera thrives in Europe’s last dictatorship (qz.com)
67 points by riordan on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 42 comments
24. House Republicans release watershed copyright reform paper (boingboing.net)
67 points by blackhole on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 24 comments
25. What Is Bayesian/Frequentist Inference? (normaldeviate.wordpress.com)
67 points by vectorbunny on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 27 comments
26. Debug Mode is the Only Mode (gbracha.blogspot.co.uk)
60 points by admp on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 12 comments
27. PPA for Netflix Desktop App (iheartubuntu.com)
58 points by vectorbunny on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 17 comments
28. The British Ruby Conference has been cancelled (britruby.com)
57 points by andrewnez on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 90 comments
29. How SQLite is tested (sqlite.org)
56 points by sentiental on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 6 comments
30. Show HN: Build a Kindle book of PG's essays (gist.github.com)
53 points by olasitarska on Nov 18, 2012 | hide | 23 comments

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