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1. The best programmers are the quickest to Google (framebase.io)
486 points by vu0tran on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 197 comments
2. The MS Surface Pro (penny-arcade.com)
440 points by kposehn on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 155 comments
3. How to build a news app that never goes down and costs you practically nothing (npr.org)
385 points by llambda on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 123 comments
4. The Extraordinary Science of Addictive Junk Food (nytimes.com)
362 points by danso on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 216 comments
5. No more remote work at Yahoo (37signals.com)
323 points by mh_ on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 206 comments
6. A closer look at the performance of Google Chrome (aptiverse.com)
318 points by mrjbq7 on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 163 comments
7. Dwarf Fortress: Ten hours with the most inscrutable video game of all time (arstechnica.com)
258 points by llambda on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 185 comments
8. Is speed reading really possible? (skeptoid.com)
253 points by saurabh on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 143 comments
9. How to stop Time Warner Cable sucking at Youtube (mitchribar.com)
249 points by Reebz on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 132 comments
10. Literate CoffeeScript (coffeescript.org)
234 points by jedschmidt on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 108 comments
11. Thalmic (YC W13) introduces gesture control without the cameras (newscientist.com)
194 points by pauldix on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 47 comments
12. Bypassing Google’s Two-Factor Authentication (duosecurity.com)
180 points by seanponeil on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 70 comments
13. Shutting down my side project of two years (joshsharp.com.au)
180 points by joshsharp on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 57 comments
14. We Aren’t the World (psmag.com)
174 points by dchmiel on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 148 comments
15. The Next Generation of Gesture Control (getmyo.com)
161 points by peterkchen on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 46 comments
16. LG acquires webOS from HP, plans to use it in smart TV platform (engadget.com)
153 points by j_col on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 70 comments
17. Court of Appeal bans Bayesian probability (understandinguncertainty.org)
142 points by leephillips on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 126 comments
18. The Meaning of 'su' (pthree.org)
141 points by myko on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 55 comments
19. Redshift Performance and Cost (airbnb.com)
145 points by AirbnbNerds on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 45 comments
20. Email-First Startups (ryanhoover.me)
137 points by rrhoover on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 46 comments
21. Microryza (YC W13) Is A “Kickstarter” For Scientific Research (techcrunch.com)
129 points by irollboozers on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 35 comments
22. As of today, App.net is a freemium service (app.net)
115 points by anu_gupta on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 159 comments
23. Meldium (YC W13) Controls Your Team’s Shared App Passwords For You (techcrunch.com)
108 points by bradleybuda on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 49 comments
24. Who Has the Guts for Gluten? (nytimes.com)
100 points by tokenadult on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 130 comments
25. Stanford Female CS Student: I Fight Impostor Syndrome (ladycoders.com)
99 points by tarahmarie on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 115 comments
26. The True Cost of Healthcare in the US (truecostofhealthcare.org)
97 points by felipellrocha on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 114 comments
27. Spoiler Alert – JQuery plugin for sensitive content (joshbuddy.github.com)
99 points by joshbuddy on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 42 comments
28. [dupe] Linus Torvalds Explodes at Red Hat Developer (slashdot.org)
95 points by recoiledsnake on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 54 comments
29. Tesla says it lost “hundreds” of orders after New York Times controversy (arstechnica.com)
89 points by protomyth on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 114 comments
30. Action.IO: Web Development Server with Full Console, Online IDE and SSH Access (action.io)
86 points by habosa on Feb 25, 2013 | hide | 32 comments

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