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Stories from January 15, 2013, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Y Combinator is funding the future of spam in Windows (istartedsomething.com)
1065 points by longzheng on Jan 15, 2013 | 455 comments
2. Introducing Graph Search (facebook.com)
395 points by trendspotter on Jan 15, 2013 | 250 comments
3. Please Stop Attacking MIT's Network (achernya.com)
365 points by sweettea on Jan 15, 2013 | 207 comments
4. Aaron Swartz's Lawyer: MIT Refused Plea Deal Without Jail Time (gothamist.com)
348 points by rayiner on Jan 16, 2013 | 169 comments
5. Rep. Zoe Lofgren Introduces Aaron's Law [pdf] (house.gov)
349 points by luigi on Jan 16, 2013 | 166 comments
6. Petition To Fire Aaron Swartz’ Prosecutor Reaches Goal (falkvinge.net)
305 points by zoowar on Jan 15, 2013 | 163 comments
7. California To Hit Startup Founders with Big Retroactive Tax Bills (xconomy.com)
301 points by waderoush on Jan 15, 2013 | 303 comments
8. Prosecutor pursuing Aaron Swartz linked to suicide of another hacker (rt.com)
296 points by nighthawk on Jan 16, 2013 | 94 comments
9. iOS Development Tips If You're Just starting Out (stuartkhall.com)
283 points by discovr on Jan 16, 2013 | 104 comments
10. What No One Told You About Z-Index (philipwalton.com)
282 points by philipwalton on Jan 15, 2013 | 96 comments
11. Aaron Swartz: The Book That Changed My Life (aaronsw.com)
274 points by k1m on Jan 15, 2013 | 173 comments
12. Lawmakers slam DOJ prosecution of Swartz as 'ridiculous, absurd' (thehill.com)
236 points by wilfra on Jan 16, 2013 | 63 comments
13. How to Write an Opening Sentence (asserttrue.blogspot.com)
230 points by techdog on Jan 15, 2013 | 81 comments
14. JQuery 1.9 has been released (jquery.com)
202 points by jonknee on Jan 15, 2013 | 41 comments
15. Building A Node.js Server That Won't Melt (hacks.mozilla.org)
200 points by lloydhilaiel on Jan 15, 2013 | 48 comments
16. OK Cupid launches Crazy Blind Date (crazyblinddate.com)
197 points by rms on Jan 15, 2013 | 204 comments
17. White House raises petition signature threshold to 100K (cnet.com)
184 points by Wingman4l7 on Jan 16, 2013 | 129 comments
18. Dear Apple: I give up, WireframeApp will become open source (wireframeapp.com)
179 points by eduardordm on Jan 16, 2013 | 125 comments
19. MailChimp Annual Report (mailchimp.com)
178 points by mistermcgruff on Jan 15, 2013 | 47 comments
20. The 6502 CPU's overflow flag explained at the silicon level (arcfn.com)
169 points by unwind on Jan 15, 2013 | 33 comments
21. 25,000 People Sign Petition to Remove Aaron Swartz's Prosecutors (mashable.com)
168 points by jeffreyfox on Jan 16, 2013 | 48 comments
22. Google Glass to Hit Developers' Hands This Month (mashable.com)
146 points by rainmaker23 on Jan 16, 2013 | 126 comments
23. Becoming A Boss (avc.com)
135 points by davidedicillo on Jan 15, 2013 | 18 comments
24. Stuff (2007) (paulgraham.com)
127 points by gatsby on Jan 15, 2013 | 94 comments
25. Why We’re Raising the Signature Threshold for We the People (whitehouse.gov)
124 points by imjared on Jan 16, 2013 | 133 comments
26. Dynamically generate HTML/CSS for forms, icons, buttons (uiparade.com)
112 points by lambtron on Jan 16, 2013 | 27 comments
27. MIT Closet Allegedly Used by Aaron Swartz (cryptome.org)
106 points by mrb on Jan 16, 2013 | 64 comments
28. We should retire Aaron's number (scripting.com)
105 points by davewiner on Jan 16, 2013 | 40 comments
29. IBM Exec Husband of Aaron Swartz Prosecutor Takes to Twitter to Defend His Wife (betabeat.com)
92 points by lovekandinsky on Jan 15, 2013 | 175 comments
30. Simple launches Android app (twotoasters.com)
97 points by sbkirk on Jan 15, 2013 | 47 comments
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