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1. Why First Round Capital funded a lawsuit (firstround.com)
449 points by jkopelman on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 140 comments
2. Try R — A new online course, for free (oreilly.com)
391 points by allennoren on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 125 comments
3. 'Everyone in US under virtual surveillance' - NSA whistleblower (rt.com)
378 points by nhebb on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 202 comments
4. Tesla Was Cash Flow Positive Last Week, CEO Musk Says (bloomberg.com)
353 points by apaprocki on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 234 comments
5. You can now create files on GitHub (github.com)
335 points by geetarista on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 86 comments
6. Dave Brubeck, Who Helped Put Jazz Back in Vogue, Dies at 91 (nytimes.com)
291 points by tokenadult on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 81 comments
7. On Heroku and 2012 (kennethreitz.org)
225 points by rdegges on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 49 comments
8. How To Accept Bitcoin On Your Website (coinbase.com)
229 points by barmstrong on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 73 comments
9. Portal’s physics engine rebuilt in 25KB—on a graphing calculator (arstechnica.com)
220 points by username3 on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 49 comments
10. A new era begins for Haskell (haskell.org)
222 points by dons on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 23 comments
11. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Academia (acm.org)
209 points by tim_sw on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 88 comments
12. So what's wrong with 1975 programming? (2008) (varnish-cache.org)
207 points by nwjsmith on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 128 comments
13. One reason Gmail for iOS still sucks (iamnotaprogrammer.com)
185 points by sudonim on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 81 comments
14. Show HN: Survey Builder with Drag/Drop Logic Branching (visimojo.com)
165 points by martinaglv on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 64 comments
15. Flatstrap - Bootstrap with no rounded corners, gradients or drop shadows (littlesparkvt.com)
149 points by binarydreams on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 79 comments
16. Git Tips And Workflows (durdn.com)
148 points by durdn on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 38 comments
17. Foreign Language Learning Hacks (thangudu.com)
137 points by kumarski on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 69 comments
18. IntelliJ IDEA 12 Released (jetbrains.com)
136 points by ConstantineXVI on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 121 comments
19. Half of all app store revenue goes to just 25 developers (theregister.co.uk)
121 points by bitcartel on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 74 comments
20. AWS SDK for Node.js (Preview) (aws.typepad.com)
118 points by jeffbarr on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 22 comments
21. Exploit Information Leaks in Random Numbers from Python, Ruby and PHP (spideroak.com)
117 points by SODaniel on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 39 comments
22. City birds use cigarette butts to smoke out parasites (nature.com)
112 points by iamwil on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 26 comments
23. New 25 GPU Monster Devours Passwords In Seconds (securityledger.com)
111 points by _ikke_ on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 90 comments
24. New GitHub Status Site (github.com)
115 points by remi on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 18 comments
25. The PLT Games - monthly programming language competition (pltgames.com)
108 points by p4bl0 on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 11 comments
26. Sir Tim Berners-Lee flags UN net conference concerns (bbc.co.uk)
103 points by eplanit on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 14 comments
27. NASA releases stunning photos of Earth at night (nasa.gov)
101 points by amima on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 34 comments
28. Foldify - print foldable 3D figures from iOS (foldifyapp.com)
97 points by zdw on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 27 comments
29. Google Analytics for developers (arkency.com)
95 points by yashke on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 43 comments
30. Are You Doing Research? (extravagaria.com)
92 points by lispython on Dec 5, 2012 | hide | 44 comments

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