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Stories from September 29, 2013, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Tessel: The end of web development as we know it (slideshare.net)
611 points by Frijol on Sept 30, 2013 | 406 comments
2. Programming is a Terrible Job (pastebin.com)
479 points by ibadeyes on Sept 30, 2013 | 285 comments
3. Free HTML Starter Templates for Bootstrap (startbootstrap.com)
448 points by jalan on Sept 29, 2013 | 80 comments
4. SpaceX Launch - Official Webcast (spacex.com)
248 points by nkoren on Sept 29, 2013 | 160 comments
5. How to get bias into a Wikipedia article (wikipedia.org)
230 points by dmerfield on Sept 30, 2013 | 111 comments
6. A negative captcha (github.com)
210 points by capex on Sept 30, 2013 | 100 comments
7. Codebreaker found in bag attended US security conference before death (2012) (wired.co.uk)
212 points by ck2 on Sept 30, 2013 | 78 comments
8. Joblint: test tech jobs for sexism, culture, expectations, and recruiter fails (github.com)
212 points by rowanmanning on Sept 30, 2013 | 147 comments
9. App Store Pricing: Worth Less than a Cup of Coffee (floriankugler.com)
189 points by floriankugler on Sept 30, 2013 | 187 comments
10. Newly Declassified Documents Show How the Surveillance State was Born (newrepublic.com)
178 points by tokenadult on Sept 29, 2013 | 37 comments
11. Judge tosses Apple motion, allows patent troll Lodsys to continue rampage (arstechnica.com)
171 points by protomyth on Sept 29, 2013 | 107 comments
12. Freelan - an open-source, multi-platform, peer-to-peer VPN software (freelan.org)
157 points by bowyakka on Sept 29, 2013 | 68 comments
13. Procrastination should be solved by lighting fires, not filling buckets (visakanv.com)
156 points by visakanv on Sept 30, 2013 | 110 comments
14. Bitcoin is Worse is Better (gwern.net)
152 points by gwern on Sept 29, 2013 | 50 comments
15. Researchers Develop Method for Getting High-Quality Photos from Crappy Lenses (petapixel.com)
148 points by Xcelerate on Sept 30, 2013 | 55 comments
16. How to write a crawler (emanueleminotto.it)
136 points by EmanueleMinotto on Sept 29, 2013 | 30 comments
17. Going long long on time_t (openbsd.org)
130 points by hebz0rl on Sept 29, 2013 | 88 comments
18. The Indian and his insatiable appetite for the college degree (medium.com)
124 points by stephenhacking on Sept 30, 2013 | 83 comments
19. Pudb – A full-screen, console-based Python debugger (python.org)
111 points by hartror on Sept 29, 2013 | 26 comments
20. The copyright cartel's plot to indoctrinate California kindergartens (theguardian.com)
111 points by timw6n on Sept 29, 2013 | 59 comments
21. Orbital's Cygnus freighter reaches International Space Station (bbc.co.uk)
105 points by agnuku on Sept 29, 2013 | 22 comments
22. Ask HN: How many "self-taught" programmers and how did you do it?
102 points by BWStearns on Sept 30, 2013 | 124 comments
23. Firing and being fired (philosophically.com)
97 points by hk__2 on Sept 29, 2013 | 109 comments
24. Data-Processing Frameworks Benchmark: Redshift, Hive, Shark, Impala (berkeley.edu)
100 points by ceyhunkazel on Sept 29, 2013 | 17 comments
25. What I Wish I Knew Before Studying Computer Security in College (matthewdfuller.com)
92 points by cddotdotslash on Sept 30, 2013 | 56 comments
26. Spaniards are less productive, constantly tired: Spain is in the wrong time zone (washingtonpost.com)
72 points by kumarski on Sept 29, 2013 | 95 comments
27. Go Hadoop: Err, Hadoop and Go (hortonworks.com)
65 points by JanLaussmann on Sept 29, 2013 | 5 comments
28. What is the theoretical limit of information density? (stackexchange.com)
58 points by lpage on Sept 29, 2013 | 37 comments
29. Amazon Redshift - What You Need To Know (dailytechnology.net)
62 points by kungfooey on Sept 29, 2013 | 19 comments
30. An electric motorcycle (mission-motorcycles.com)
63 points by kvprashant on Sept 30, 2013 | 39 comments
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