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Stories from September 9, 2013, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. The Frameless Geodesic Dome I currently live in (rigsomelight.com)
747 points by brucehauman on Sept 9, 2013 | 310 comments
2. To my daughter's high school programming teacher (usenix.org)
726 points by Anechoic on Sept 10, 2013 | 578 comments
3. Postgresql 9.3 Released (postgresql.org)
437 points by ergo14 on Sept 9, 2013 | 138 comments
4. Statement of Condemnation of U.S. Mass-Surveillance Programs [pdf] (ucdavis.edu)
318 points by Nogwater on Sept 9, 2013 | 59 comments
5. Why you should not pirate Google’s geo APIs (petewarden.com)
309 points by spenrose on Sept 9, 2013 | 113 comments
6. Hermit: a font for programmers, by a programmer (pcaro.es)
305 points by joeyespo on Sept 9, 2013 | 189 comments
7. (λove (print (eval (read)))) (fogus.me)
272 points by llambda on Sept 9, 2013 | 78 comments
8. (Trying To) Face Down The Evil At TechCrunch Disrupt (uncrunched.com)
243 points by coloneltcb on Sept 9, 2013 | 90 comments
9. The Student Loan Bubble is Starting To Burst (cnbc.com)
233 points by rnernento on Sept 9, 2013 | 272 comments
10. An Aspiring Scientist’s Frustration with Modern-Day Academia (junod.info)
211 points by mad on Sept 9, 2013 | 155 comments
11. Show HN: My Isometric GPU-Powered Voxel Engine (voxelquest.com)
203 points by gavanwoolery on Sept 10, 2013 | 76 comments
12. Dropbox disables ASLR on Windows (codeinsecurity.wordpress.com)
196 points by timpattinson on Sept 9, 2013 | 81 comments
13. Anonymous Pro – a fixed-width font designed for coders (marksimonson.com)
181 points by tambourine_man on Sept 10, 2013 | 85 comments
14. First actual computer bug was found today, 66 years ago (grahamcluley.com)
170 points by morphics on Sept 10, 2013 | 44 comments
15. Yahoo Files Suit Demanding Greater Accountability from the U.S. Government (yahoopolicy.tumblr.com)
161 points by elliottcarlson on Sept 9, 2013 | 39 comments
16. Real Terminal, All Chrome (koding.com)
153 points by stefcosma on Sept 9, 2013 | 107 comments
17. Show HN: Crime Doesn't Climb in San Francisco (github.com)
145 points by gwintrob on Sept 9, 2013 | 74 comments
18. New iPad browser from Opera (coastbyopera.com)
137 points by pgsandstrom on Sept 9, 2013 | 91 comments
19. Building a PGP web of trust that people will actually use (bitcoinism.blogspot.nl)
129 points by SanderMak on Sept 9, 2013 | 34 comments
20. How We Unexpectedly Got 60K Users in 60 Hours (2012) (slideshare.net)
135 points by sunasra on Sept 10, 2013 | 58 comments
21. The Dark Side Of Software Development That No One Talks About (simpleprogrammer.com)
125 points by jsonmez on Sept 9, 2013 | 117 comments
22. Download Windows 8.1 RTM, Visual Studio 2013 RC Today (msdn.com)
123 points by tshtf on Sept 9, 2013 | 66 comments
23. An open source prosthetic hand costing $1000 (3ders.org)
123 points by jhrf on Sept 9, 2013 | 14 comments
24. My Landlord Ratted Me Out to the Cops (thebillfold.com)
115 points by SanderMak on Sept 10, 2013 | 76 comments
25. Designs that Bell Almost Used for the Layout of Telephone Buttons (theatlantic.com)
112 points by Aqua_Geek on Sept 9, 2013 | 69 comments
26. Hacker News London meetup, Wednesday 25th September (meetup.com)
102 points by dmitri1981 on Sept 10, 2013 | 21 comments
27. Node's Unicode Dragon (cirw.in)
94 points by foobar2k on Sept 9, 2013 | 63 comments
28. IL-2 Sturmovik and Oculus Rift (rockpapershotgun.com)
93 points by javanix on Sept 9, 2013 | 65 comments
29. Strange Loops: Ken Thompson and the Self-referencing C Compiler (scienceblogs.com)
87 points by signa11 on Sept 9, 2013 | 51 comments
30. The Science Of Snobbery (priceonomics.com)
89 points by bernatfp on Sept 9, 2013 | 36 comments
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