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Stories from February 3, 2013, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Creator Of The X-Plane Flight Simulator Seeks Help Fighting A Patent Troll (techcrunch.com)
300 points by adambenayoun on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 93 comments
2. The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius (mit.edu)
237 points by mindcrime on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 129 comments
3. C++ containers that save memory and time (google-opensource.blogspot.com)
231 points by dsr12 on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 111 comments
4. AT&T Will Force Your Data Plan For Your Unlocked Out-of-Contract "Smart" Phone (clickboom.me)
200 points by joelrunyon on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 151 comments
5. Why police lie under oath (nytimes.com)
190 points by lisper on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 124 comments
6. Hacker News Karma Tracker (hn-karma-tracker.herokuapp.com)
179 points by freework on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 98 comments
7. On Python security amidst recent Rails/YAML vulnerabilities (nedbatchelder.com)
161 points by whalesalad on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 44 comments
8. DC-area schools consider copyright policy that takes ownership of students’ work (washingtonpost.com)
151 points by newbie12 on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 87 comments
9. PushBullet: From 0 to 15,000 users in 2 weeks (pushbullet.com)
151 points by Guzba on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 55 comments
10. Postel’s Principle is a Bad Idea (programmingisterrible.com)
147 points by tinsel on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 60 comments
11. A look inside the Final Fantasy 7 Game Engine [pdf] (sourceforge.net)
139 points by jfaucett on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 22 comments
12. The Mechanical Transmission of Power – Jerker Line Systems (lowtechmagazine.com)
129 points by youngerdryas on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 30 comments
13. Periodis Web – A Historical Atlas and Gazetteer of Europe from Year 1 to 2000 (euratlas.net)
124 points by atas on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 48 comments
14. A Simplified Modern Approach to Stoicism (philosophy-of-cbt.com)
118 points by edmaroferreira on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 48 comments
15. Neil DeGrasse Tyson’s Eight Books Everyone Should Read (giantfreakinrobot.com)
113 points by kumarski on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 95 comments
16. Life found deep below Antarctic ice (sciencenews.org)
113 points by dsil on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 30 comments
17. Freely available programming books (stackoverflow.com)
110 points by ralphchurch on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 29 comments
18. Poll: Do you find article title changes annoying?
107 points by markokocic on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 38 comments
19. The 19th Century Painting That Most Blockbuster Movie Posters Are Based On (tor.com)
95 points by subsystem on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 29 comments
20. Wine On Android Is Coming For Running Windows Apps (phoronix.com)
93 points by microwise on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 41 comments
21. Alexander The Great's Battle at the River Jhelum (richeast.org)
92 points by yoshizar on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 42 comments
22. Worse Than Useless: Personal Security Images (worsethanuseless.com)
93 points by lann on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 79 comments
23. One-third of Europe's software industry is SAP (zdnet.com)
90 points by chl on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 58 comments
24. Segway inventor's next endeavor (cnn.com)
79 points by mactitan on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 37 comments
25. Hapi, new Node.js framework (a prologue) (hueniverse.com)
77 points by webista on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 16 comments
26. Vulnerabilities in dozens of Military and Pentagon websites (pastebin.com)
77 points by Garbage on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 25 comments
27. The Next Supermodel (economist.com)
74 points by pappyo on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 48 comments
28. YOU_ARE_DEAD, a 1D Roguelike (github.com)
72 points by lysol on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 42 comments
29. A Brilliant Parody of DRM (forbes.com)
66 points by jessaustin on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 54 comments
30. Why we stopped using Drupal for our platform (varunarora.com)
65 points by 2pointsomone on Feb 3, 2013 | hide | 78 comments

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