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Stories from April 22, 2013, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Tearable Cloth Simulation in JavaScript (codepen.io)
1048 points by NathanKP on Apr 23, 2013 | 153 comments
2. The Power Of Silence: Why The SimCity Story Went Away (rockpapershotgun.com)
443 points by Vekz on Apr 23, 2013 | 107 comments
3. Sleep: Everything You Need to Know (medium.com)
368 points by maroun on Apr 22, 2013 | 172 comments
4. SpaceX Grasshopper Flies High (universetoday.com)
319 points by navneetpandey on Apr 23, 2013 | 203 comments
5. Why developers are leaving the Facebook platform (andrewchen.co)
288 points by andrew_null on Apr 22, 2013 | 126 comments
6. Connecting an iPad retina LCD to a PC (emerythacks.blogspot.com)
276 points by noonespecial on Apr 22, 2013 | 84 comments
7. Dumped by Google (lastwordonnothing.com)
271 points by stkhlm on Apr 22, 2013 | 193 comments
8. Netflix now bigger than HBO (qz.com)
240 points by edouard1234567 on Apr 22, 2013 | 140 comments
9. Geeksphone's Firefox OS smartphones go on sale tomorrow (thenextweb.com)
203 points by Jhsto on Apr 22, 2013 | 96 comments
10. Papers, Please: A Dystopian Document Thriller (steamcommunity.com)
165 points by danso on Apr 22, 2013 | 51 comments
11. Grad Student Who Took Down Reinhart and Rogoff Explains Why They're Wrong (businessinsider.com)
164 points by BruceM on Apr 22, 2013 | 93 comments
12. Firefox OS phones now available from Geeksphone (geeksphone.com)
162 points by pepsi on Apr 23, 2013 | 89 comments
13. Fast Database Emerges from MIT Class, GPUs and Student’s Invention (data-informed.com)
160 points by signa11 on Apr 23, 2013 | 43 comments
14. Comment spam random text template (gist.github.com)
150 points by Titanous on Apr 22, 2013 | 72 comments
15. Show HN: Sync – Realtime partials with Rails (chrismccord.com)
143 points by chrismccord on Apr 22, 2013 | 29 comments
16. Futurama Canceled Again (slate.com)
142 points by erre on Apr 23, 2013 | 57 comments
17. We’re Being Sued For Linking To Shopzilla (datadial.net)
136 points by bubba1356 on Apr 23, 2013 | 55 comments
18. What It’s Like to Get Online After 25 Years in Prison (dailydot.com)
136 points by astaire on Apr 23, 2013 | 96 comments
19. Free O'Reilly Books (oreilly.com)
136 points by Cieplak on Apr 23, 2013 | 33 comments
20. Zen Photon Garden (scanlime.org)
120 points by andyjohnson0 on Apr 23, 2013 | 10 comments
21. Go Circuit – Distributed Go Programming Framework (gocircuit.org)
121 points by Rooki on Apr 23, 2013 | 23 comments
22. Running PostgreSQL on Compression-enabled ZFS (citusdata.com)
114 points by cwsteinbach on Apr 22, 2013 | 56 comments
23. The Beginner’s Guide to Quantified Self (technori.com)
117 points by sethkravitz on Apr 22, 2013 | 28 comments
24. Gearbox acquires Homeworld (gearboxsoftware.com)
109 points by cocoflunchy on Apr 22, 2013 | 30 comments
25. Salary at Venture-Backed Companies (perceptive.ly)
102 points by ntomaino on Apr 22, 2013 | 80 comments
26. Bad code is the first step towards good code (medium.com)
102 points by nbashaw on Apr 22, 2013 | 50 comments
27. In the Lava Mountains (englishrussia.com)
98 points by rachbelaid on Apr 22, 2013 | 14 comments
28. Show HN: My NBA + Twitter mashup (tweetsfc.com)
98 points by billcurt on Apr 22, 2013 | 68 comments
29. Facebook Home over a week later: only 500K installs with a two-star user rating (venturebeat.com)
97 points by antr on Apr 22, 2013 | 84 comments
30. Who Cares If It's Been Tried Before? (eladgil.com)
93 points by eladgil on Apr 22, 2013 | 41 comments
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