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Stories from December 3, 2012, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Thinking of Selling on eBay using Paypal? Think Again (codenerdz.com)
989 points by codenerdz on Dec 3, 2012 | 388 comments
2. Apple - Think Twice (thenbells.com)
714 points by andygeers on Dec 3, 2012 | 395 comments
3. Command & Conquer in HTML5 with multiplayer (adityaravishankar.com)
253 points by SchizoDuckie on Dec 3, 2012 | 111 comments
4. Explorations in Unix (drbunsen.org)
239 points by telemachos on Dec 3, 2012 | 33 comments
5. Let's All Shed Tears For The Crappy Startups That Can't Raise Any More Money (readwrite.com)
216 points by neya on Dec 3, 2012 | 99 comments
6. Touché (cmu.edu)
207 points by interconnector on Dec 4, 2012 | 59 comments
7. Vice.com Reveals John McAfee's Location In iPhone Metadata (mobileprivacy.org)
169 points by MarlonPro on Dec 3, 2012 | 104 comments
8. Voyager 1 spots new region at the edge of the Solar System (arstechnica.com)
167 points by Reltair on Dec 3, 2012 | 67 comments
9. Steve Ballmer's Nightmare is Coming True (yahoo.com)
163 points by sev on Dec 3, 2012 | 166 comments
10. Site44 turns Dropbox folders into websites (site44.com)
134 points by songzme on Dec 3, 2012 | 69 comments
11. China prepares to grow vegetables on Mars (google.com)
134 points by othello on Dec 4, 2012 | 125 comments
12. Feudal Security (schneier.com)
132 points by skeltoac on Dec 3, 2012 | 43 comments
13. How tall can a Lego tower get? (bbc.co.uk)
122 points by jofo25 on Dec 4, 2012 | 46 comments
14. Show HN: 2u.fm is a social music discovery site, my side project for over a year (2u.fm)
121 points by nwienert on Dec 3, 2012 | 85 comments
15. How I ended up with so much Hacker News karma (jgc.org)
117 points by jgrahamc on Dec 3, 2012 | 91 comments
16. Common Pitfalls with Django and South (andrewingram.net)
108 points by andrewingram on Dec 4, 2012 | 38 comments
17. How We Want To Fix Team Chat (awesomatic.com)
107 points by toddmorey on Dec 3, 2012 | 54 comments
18. Steam releases Big Picture mode (steampowered.com)
105 points by baq on Dec 3, 2012 | 77 comments
19. Tidying up after Pull Requests (github.com)
105 points by janerik on Dec 3, 2012 | 19 comments
20. Shell Gamification (how I learn to use my shell aliases) (paulmckellar.com)
99 points by socmoth on Dec 3, 2012 | 30 comments
21. WiFi Signals Caught on Camera (newscientist.com)
101 points by victoro on Dec 4, 2012 | 31 comments
22. Movie Studios Ask Google To Censor Their Own Films, Facebook and Wikipedia (torrentfreak.com)
100 points by derpenxyne on Dec 3, 2012 | 37 comments
23. Minefold (YC W12) launches mods with more games coming soon (mutlicorp.com)
95 points by chrislloyd on Dec 3, 2012 | 39 comments
24. Designing Pragmatic RESTful APIs (apigee.com)
96 points by coderush on Dec 4, 2012 | 18 comments
25. Why I'm No Metrosexual (kyrobeshay.com)
93 points by ziyadb on Dec 3, 2012 | 104 comments
26. Playing with Go: Embarrassingly Parallel Scripts (collectiveidea.com)
97 points by jameskilton on Dec 3, 2012 | 52 comments
27. Why 'The Daily' Failed (daringfireball.net)
88 points by MaxGabriel on Dec 4, 2012 | 70 comments
28. Feeling like a fraud while doing startups (joel.is)
89 points by vanwilder77 on Dec 3, 2012 | 27 comments
29. The Next SoundCloud Becomes SoundCloud (soundcloud.com)
87 points by gulbrandr on Dec 4, 2012 | 42 comments
30. You are an amazing engineer, but you are a terrible fit for our startup (burhum.com)
81 points by rburhum on Dec 3, 2012 | 101 comments
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