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1. Youth expelled from Montreal college after finding security flaw (nationalpost.com)
696 points by lasercat on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 300 comments
2. Tron Legacy (2010) (jtnimoy.net)
657 points by rsingla on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 143 comments
3. Why was '~' chosen to represent the home directory? (stackexchange.com)
413 points by rawland on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 153 comments
4. How one man escaped from a North Korean prison camp (utsalumni.org)
382 points by rrreese on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 150 comments
5. Programmer Interrupted (ninlabs.com)
366 points by Off on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 87 comments
6. What we discovered about InstallMonetizer
333 points by pg on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 178 comments
7. Responsive Web Design – Advanced Lesson (shayhowe.com)
315 points by shay-howe on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 48 comments
8. Implore HN: Celebrate and encourage young developers who post here
294 points by danilocampos on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 115 comments
9. Taking payments online in Europe in 2013 (jamesmaskell.co.uk)
264 points by jmaskell on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 181 comments
10. The End of Ragequitting (codinghorror.com)
250 points by Anon84 on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 96 comments
11. When Haskell Is Not faster than C (jacquesmattheij.com)
250 points by DanielRibeiro on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 219 comments
12. Ortiz says suicide will not change handling of cases (bostonherald.com)
213 points by chaostheory on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 157 comments
13. New Coursera class, "Startup Engineering" (coursera.org)
195 points by msprague on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 27 comments
14. Show HN: The top free PSDs on dribbble in one place (freethroww.com)
152 points by nc on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 39 comments
15. Carmen Ortiz’s Sordid Rap Sheet (whowhatwhy.com)
156 points by pccampbell on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 75 comments
16. Being Suicidal: What it feels like to want to kill yourself (scientificamerican.com)
151 points by roflc0ptic on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 92 comments
17. Ludde's FPGA NES (fpganes.blogspot.se)
149 points by jyrki on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 22 comments
18. My iOS 7 Wishlist (tomdale.net)
147 points by sciwiz on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 148 comments
19. Optimizing Nginx, Node.js and networking for heavy workloads (gosquared.com)
146 points by gnw on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 25 comments
20. Why doesn't `kill -9` always work? (noah.org)
126 points by fool on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 52 comments
21. How M.I.T. Ensnared a Hacker, Bucking a Freewheeling Culture (nytimes.com)
114 points by bensw on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 27 comments
22. Rich Hickey on Datomic, CAP and ACID (infoq.com)
113 points by sethev on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 26 comments
23. Worst Bug Ever (swanson.github.com)
112 points by swanson on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 115 comments
24. Designer News (layervault.com)
105 points by petercooper on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 69 comments
25. Geography's The Fuck (jasonpunyon.com)
104 points by JasonPunyon on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 29 comments
26. Github blocked from China (viewdns.info)
103 points by hunvreus on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 66 comments
27. One div – The single element HTML/CSS icon database (one-div.com)
87 points by afoketunji on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 22 comments
28. Wikileaks Says Aaron Swartz Was a Possible Source (mashable.com)
85 points by ma2rten on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 53 comments
29. Successful Solo Startup Founders (softwaresmitten.com)
80 points by yoyo on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 17 comments
30. Empathy among students in engineering programmes (tandfonline.com)
79 points by oinkgrr on Jan 21, 2013 | hide | 71 comments

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