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Stories from February 20, 2013, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. The Truth about a Failing Startup (pastebin.com)
458 points by throwawayrandom on Feb 21, 2013 | 156 comments
2. HN is 6 today. Here's traffic since the beginning (ycombinator.com)
445 points by pg on Feb 20, 2013 | 114 comments
3. Sony Pirates KDE Artwork (kde.org)
434 points by k-i-m on Feb 21, 2013 | 160 comments
4. Firefox introduces PDF viewer (blog.mozilla.org)
421 points by riledhel on Feb 20, 2013 | 194 comments
5. Dolphins Call Each Other By Name (discovery.com)
414 points by rblion on Feb 20, 2013 | 154 comments
6. I'm a shut-in. This is my story (fighttheurgetofade.com)
390 points by lastbookworm on Feb 20, 2013 | 229 comments
7. How To Make a Quick Buck (jacquesmattheij.com)
314 points by freshfey on Feb 21, 2013 | 87 comments
8. LivingSocial: Employees' and Founders' Common Stock Now Worthless (privco.com)
314 points by donohoe on Feb 21, 2013 | 224 comments
9. Google has killed Android (the brand) (fabcapo.com)
271 points by muratmutlu on Feb 21, 2013 | 109 comments
10. Business in a Box (squareup.com)
261 points by conorwade on Feb 20, 2013 | 129 comments
11. The StarCraft path-finding hack (codeofhonor.com)
250 points by willvarfar on Feb 20, 2013 | 85 comments
12. Sony announces PS4 with 8-core x86 processor, 8GB GDDR5 memory and DualShock 4 (thenextweb.com)
238 points by recoiledsnake on Feb 20, 2013 | 280 comments
13. You cannot have a digital copy of the DC Code (macwright.org)
219 points by cmaggard on Feb 20, 2013 | 107 comments
14. Announcing Xamarin 2.0 (xamarin.com)
217 points by petercooper on Feb 20, 2013 | 122 comments
15. 180TB of Good Vibrations – Storage Pod 3.0 (backblaze.com)
207 points by BryantD on Feb 20, 2013 | 88 comments
16. Thrown Off a United Airlines Flight for Taking Pictures (upgrd.com)
203 points by chmars on Feb 21, 2013 | 237 comments
17. Google is working on creating a new protocol named QUIC to replace UDP (plus.google.com)
192 points by patrickaljord on Feb 21, 2013 | 112 comments
18. How Stripe built one of Silicon Valley’s best engineering teams (firstround.com)
182 points by bberson on Feb 20, 2013 | 111 comments
19. Panoramic, high resolution picture of London (btlondon2012.co.uk)
162 points by danielhunt on Feb 21, 2013 | 99 comments
20. Marissa Mayer Rolls Out a New Yahoo.com (businessweek.com)
147 points by ot on Feb 20, 2013 | 135 comments
21. The Ph.D Bust: America's Awful Market for Young Scientists (theatlantic.com)
143 points by jseliger on Feb 20, 2013 | 119 comments
22. Rails Has Turned into Java (discursive.com)
136 points by urlwolf on Feb 20, 2013 | 154 comments
23. What Your Startup Culture Really Says: the toxic lies afoot in Silicon Valley (prettylittlestatemachine.com)
133 points by mllerustad on Feb 20, 2013 | 41 comments
24. Estonia becomes the first to open a nationwide electric vehicle charging network (estonianworld.com)
134 points by jkaljundi on Feb 20, 2013 | 66 comments
25. How are websites making money? (slideshare.net)
131 points by lesterbuck on Feb 20, 2013 | 23 comments
26. Tell HN: You guys scared edw519 off Hacker News
120 points by Xcelerate on Feb 21, 2013 | 50 comments
27. Why Clarence Thomas Uses Simple Words in His Opinions (theatlantic.com)
113 points by duck on Feb 20, 2013 | 84 comments
28. Show HN: importd – d is for django (pythonhosted.org)
116 points by amitu on Feb 20, 2013 | 30 comments
29. How Ryan Singer from 37signals builds products (insideintercom.io)
102 points by roryhughes on Feb 20, 2013 | 7 comments
30. Timelike 2: everything fails all the time (aphyr.com)
99 points by krg on Feb 21, 2013 | 26 comments
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