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1. Abandoned island in the middle of NYC (backspac.es)
675 points by zmitri on June 24, 2013 | hide | 108 comments
2. Malibu homeowners foiled by $30K Kickstarter campaign (garrytan.com)
596 points by kirillzubovsky on June 24, 2013 | hide | 206 comments
3. An Apology to my European IT Team (fredlybrand.com)
528 points by flybrand on June 24, 2013 | hide | 92 comments
4. Foundations of Computer Science (stanford.edu)
437 points by sonabinu on June 24, 2013 | hide | 86 comments
5. Only the Lonely (stephenfry.com)
395 points by jlangenauer on June 24, 2013 | hide | 118 comments
6. Ask HN: Can we please slow down the stories about Edward Snowden?
374 points by 0xbadcafebee on June 24, 2013 | hide | 155 comments
7. Learn Lua in 15 Minutes (tylerneylon.com)
357 points by tylerneylon on June 24, 2013 | hide | 94 comments
8. Salt: Like Puppet, Except It Doesn’t Suck (smartbear.com)
354 points by Baustin on June 24, 2013 | hide | 265 comments
9. Perfect Forward Secrecy can block the NSA, but almost no one uses it (computerworld.com)
347 points by LoganCale on June 24, 2013 | hide | 135 comments
10. USA must not hunt down whistleblower Edward Snowden (amnesty.org)
344 points by salimmadjd on June 24, 2013 | hide | 237 comments
11. Skype's Principal Architect explains why peer-to-peer was eliminated (markmail.org)
308 points by cantrevealname on June 24, 2013 | hide | 135 comments
12. America’s Shameful Human Rights Record (2012) (nytimes.com)
304 points by joshfraser on June 24, 2013 | hide | 146 comments
13. What every web developer must know about URL encoding (lunatech.com)
266 points by bemmu on June 24, 2013 | hide | 35 comments
14. My Song Got Played On Pandora 1 Million Times and All I Got Was $16.89 (thetrichordist.com)
258 points by uladzislau on June 24, 2013 | hide | 238 comments
15. PlayStation 4 runs modified FreeBSD 9.0 (vgleaks.com)
247 points by jorgecastillo on June 24, 2013 | hide | 87 comments
16. Sacrificing everything for my dog. How I became a programmer (medium.com/this-happened-to-me)
213 points by dsowers on June 24, 2013 | hide | 142 comments
17. List of hidden OS X features, tips and tricks (stackexchange.com)
203 points by jason_tko on June 24, 2013 | hide | 65 comments
18. Dirty Game Development Tricks (gamasutra.com)
196 points by dsirijus on June 24, 2013 | hide | 39 comments
19. One of the worst patents ever just got upheld in court (washingtonpost.com)
192 points by alsothings on June 24, 2013 | hide | 109 comments
20. Advice for ambitious 19 year olds (samaltman.com)
186 points by kirillzubovsky on June 24, 2013 | hide | 155 comments
21. Fair trial impossible in U.S., Snowden tells Ecuador (cnn.com)
160 points by mathattack on June 24, 2013 | hide | 107 comments
22. Australian government shelves controversial data retention scheme (smh.com.au)
159 points by ra on June 24, 2013 | hide | 34 comments
23. Python and the Real-time Web (mrjoes.github.io)
152 points by joecarpenter on June 24, 2013 | hide | 17 comments
24. Ambition can be poison (37signals.com)
151 points by mh_ on June 24, 2013 | hide | 99 comments
25. Project Meshnet (projectmeshnet.org)
136 points by lucaspiller on June 24, 2013 | hide | 11 comments
26. German City Set To Make Linux A Norm For Citizens (efytimes.com)
127 points by mariuz on June 24, 2013 | hide | 74 comments
27. OpenGL – OS X Mountain Lion vs. Mavericks (rk.md)
127 points by ingve on June 24, 2013 | hide | 91 comments
28. Edward Snowden whereabouts unknown as US presses Russia (guardian.co.uk)
120 points by swombat on June 24, 2013 | hide | 73 comments
29. If you only hire in the Valley, you don’t have the best talent (pandodaily.com)
118 points by rdl on June 24, 2013 | hide | 67 comments
30. Book discovery service: No Names. No Jackets (nonamesnojackets.com)
113 points by mikecane on June 24, 2013 | hide | 30 comments

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