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Stories from May 25, 2013, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Open-plan offices make employees less productive, less happy, and more sick (qz.com)
458 points by michaelochurch on May 25, 2013 | hide | 228 comments
2. How I Turned Down $300,000 from Microsoft to go Full-Time on GitHub (2008) (preston-werner.com)
276 points by hendzen on May 25, 2013 | hide | 89 comments
3. HTML5 Features you need to know (daker.me)
267 points by daker on May 25, 2013 | hide | 73 comments
4. Four Steps to Google, Without a Degree (medium.com)
220 points by davidbyttow on May 25, 2013 | hide | 142 comments
5. Ydiff: Structural Comparison of Programs (yinwang0.wordpress.com)
176 points by roquin on May 25, 2013 | hide | 33 comments
6. Google defends dropping chat federation with inaccurate comments (plus.google.com)
175 points by AndrewDucker on May 25, 2013 | hide | 102 comments
7. Poll: long-term contractors, what is your hourly rate?
164 points by csomar on May 25, 2013 | hide | 169 comments
8. Getting a job in San Francisco (penso.info)
152 points by fabienpenso on May 25, 2013 | hide | 100 comments
9. Want to help the poor and transform your economy? Give people cash. (chrisblattman.com)
146 points by nkoren on May 25, 2013 | hide | 109 comments
10. Tarsnap – Online backups for the truly paranoid (tarsnap.com)
147 points by tete on May 25, 2013 | hide | 132 comments
11. Use Google Analytics on your blog? Check your bounce rate (drawingablank.me)
139 points by 6twenty on May 25, 2013 | hide | 65 comments
12. Dear Dumb VC (medium.com)
125 points by jkopelman on May 25, 2013 | hide | 39 comments
13. The Art of Finding Anyone’s Email Addresses (lifeaftercubes.com)
107 points by LifeAfterCubes on May 25, 2013 | hide | 26 comments
14. It Is Not Flat Design. It's Just Proper Design (slid.es)
100 points by kevin on May 25, 2013 | hide | 55 comments
15. Game designer designs a game for 2,000 years from now, hides it in desert (polygon.com)
100 points by ColinWright on May 25, 2013 | hide | 36 comments
16. Ask HN: I'm an engineer, how do I learn design?
89 points by od2m on May 25, 2013 | hide | 72 comments
17. Is the FBI dumb, evil, or just incompetent? (techcrunch.com)
88 points by kevin_morrill on May 25, 2013 | hide | 103 comments
18. Go 1.1 performance improvements, part 2 (cheney.net)
89 points by neeee on May 25, 2013 | hide | 15 comments
19. I Built This AK-47. It's Legal and Totally Untraceable (motherjones.com)
87 points by fmavituna on May 25, 2013 | hide | 230 comments
20. Clojure in the Field [video] (infoq.com)
75 points by fdb on May 25, 2013 | hide | 19 comments
21. A look at some of Python's useful itertools (naiquevin.github.io)
69 points by naiquevin on May 25, 2013 | hide | 28 comments
22. The cult of design dictatorship (2012) (alexcabal.com)
68 points by tapp on May 25, 2013 | hide | 43 comments
23. The $6,600 Master's Degree. (linkedin.com)
67 points by schlecht on May 25, 2013 | hide | 78 comments
24. Google Glass in 10 years: the view from dystopia (pandodaily.com)
66 points by ms-rm on May 25, 2013 | hide | 74 comments
25. Hexo – A fast, simple and powerful blog framework (zespia.tw)
65 points by juanfatas on May 25, 2013 | hide | 22 comments
26. ClojureScript's persistent data structures in vanilla JavaScript (github.com)
60 points by DanielRibeiro on May 25, 2013 | hide | 9 comments
27. You’re Too Cheap to Fly Faster (medium.com)
55 points by benjaminfox on May 25, 2013 | hide | 70 comments
28. Language Design Deal Breakers (sebastiansylvan.wordpress.com)
51 points by modeless on May 25, 2013 | hide | 49 comments
29. Thoughts on Matasano Security’s Critique of Javascript Cryptography (nadim.cc)
52 points by dmix on May 25, 2013 | hide | 56 comments
30. Ask HN: Is NodeJS stable enough to build the next Twitter?
52 points by SatyajitSarangi on May 25, 2013 | hide | 56 comments

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