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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 | hide | 455 comments
2. Introducing Graph Search (facebook.com)
395 points by trendspotter on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 250 comments
3. Please Stop Attacking MIT's Network (achernya.com)
365 points by sweettea on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 207 comments
4. Petition To Fire Aaron Swartz’ Prosecutor Reaches Goal (falkvinge.net)
305 points by zoowar on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 163 comments
5. The Atlantic posts sponsored Scientology story, moderates comments (theatlantic.com)
297 points by coloneltcb on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 253 comments
6. California To Hit Startup Founders with Big Retroactive Tax Bills (xconomy.com)
301 points by waderoush on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 303 comments
7. What No One Told You About Z-Index (philipwalton.com)
282 points by philipwalton on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 96 comments
8. Aaron Swartz: The Book That Changed My Life (aaronsw.com)
274 points by k1m on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 173 comments
9. Design Books Every Hacker Should Read (davidmckinney.com)
247 points by discovr on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 86 comments
10. Plea Bargaining and Torture in light of the Aaron Swartz case (law.harvard.edu)
234 points by soundsop on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 113 comments
11. How to Write an Opening Sentence (asserttrue.blogspot.com)
230 points by techdog on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 81 comments
12. JSTOR Liberator sets public domain academic articles free (arstechnica.com)
203 points by ryanwatkins on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 107 comments
13. JQuery 1.9 has been released (jquery.com)
202 points by jonknee on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 41 comments
14. Building A Node.js Server That Won't Melt (hacks.mozilla.org)
200 points by lloydhilaiel on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 48 comments
15. OK Cupid launches Crazy Blind Date (crazyblinddate.com)
197 points by rms on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 204 comments
16. Land without Plea Bargaining: How the Germans Do It (1979) (yale.edu)
192 points by rfugger on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 45 comments
17. MailChimp Annual Report (mailchimp.com)
178 points by mistermcgruff on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 47 comments
18. The Atlantic suspends the Scientology advertorial (theatlantic.com)
170 points by mmastrac on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 79 comments
19. The 6502 CPU's overflow flag explained at the silicon level (arcfn.com)
169 points by unwind on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 33 comments
20. On humanity, a big failure in Aaron Swartz case (bostonglobe.com)
137 points by aaronbrethorst on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 28 comments
21. Becoming A Boss (avc.com)
135 points by davidedicillo on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 18 comments
22. Stuff (2007) (paulgraham.com)
127 points by gatsby on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 94 comments
23. The Aaron Swartz memorial JSTOR liberator (archiveteam.org)
114 points by bane on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 2 comments
24. Memorial hackathons for Aaron Swartz (groups.google.com)
110 points by kanzure on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 13 comments
25. Petition to remove DA Ortiz reaches 25,000 signatures
104 points by olefoo on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 32 comments
26. IBM Exec Husband of Aaron Swartz Prosecutor Takes to Twitter to Defend His Wife (betabeat.com)
92 points by lovekandinsky on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 175 comments
27. Simple launches Android app (twotoasters.com)
97 points by sbkirk on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 47 comments
28. How 19-year-old activist Zack Kopplin is making life hell for creationists (io9.com)
93 points by rmah on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 62 comments
29. Emmy Noether (wikipedia.org)
92 points by anonymouz on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 17 comments
30. Aaron Swartz: Idealist, Innovator—And Now Victim (thedailymuse.com)
88 points by acav on Jan 15, 2013 | hide | 19 comments

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