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1. FBI raids alleged online drug market Silk Road, arrests owner (reuters.com)
1101 points by RockyMcNuts on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 577 comments
2. Lavabit Defied FBI Demands to Turn Over Crypto Keys, Documents Show (wired.com)
592 points by inglesp on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 250 comments
3. Children aren't born smart. They're made smart by conversation (slate.com)
472 points by kumarski on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 276 comments
4. HTML5 Flash Player (Shumway) lands in Mozilla (gemal.dk)
373 points by robin_reala on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 176 comments
5. How to make $100k in Open Source by working hard (mikeperham.com)
316 points by trustfundbaby on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 93 comments
6. PostgreSQL Studio (postgresqlstudio.org)
276 points by moreati on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 94 comments
7. Patent Troll Lodsys Settles for Nothing to Avoid Trial (eff.org)
268 points by alxndr on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 73 comments
8. Criminal Complaint against Ross Ulbricht aka "Dread Pirate Roberts" [pdf] (krebsonsecurity.com)
268 points by tcoppi on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 142 comments
9. MTurk + Google News API = press (customerdevlabs.com)
267 points by langoff on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 111 comments
10. Mobile web design: The reign of morons, indeed (jwz.org)
217 points by protomyth on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 115 comments
11. Tom Clancy has died (businessinsider.com)
214 points by BruceM on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 85 comments
12. U.S. Opposes Tech Companies’ Requests to Disclose Surveillance (allthingsd.com)
220 points by inselkampf on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 83 comments
13. SQRL - Replacement for usernames and passwords (grc.com)
205 points by richardjs on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 131 comments
14. Nexus 5 to be first smartphone with MEMS camera (phonearena.com)
189 points by codelike on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 89 comments
15. Flutter (YC W12) acquired by Google (flutterapp.com)
164 points by DesaiAshu on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 24 comments
16. Ask HN: Did your YC (or other incubator) startup fail? What are you doing now?
151 points by andrewhillman on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 56 comments
17. Richard Stallman on the Painful Birth of GNU (computerworlduk.com)
137 points by Tsiolkovsky on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 41 comments
18. [dupe] The Bonehead Mistake That Brought Down an Online Drug-Dealing Empire (slate.com)
138 points by doh on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 74 comments
19. How to Design Great APIs [video] (parse.com)
134 points by csmajorfive on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 16 comments
20. AMD Posts A Horde Of New 3D GPU Documentation (phoronix.com)
121 points by samwilliams on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 36 comments
21. XMir postponed in Ubuntu (ubuntu.com)
117 points by ovis on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 110 comments
22. Microsoft brings 18-year-old game 'Hover' to browser (hover.ie)
117 points by hypr_geek on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 100 comments
23. Global celebration for the GNU System's 30th anniversary (fsf.org)
110 points by Tsiolkovsky on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 14 comments
24. Response of US Govt to Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, Facebook, and LinkedIn [pdf] (uscourts.gov)
104 points by rajbala on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 34 comments
25. NSA Storing Internet Data, Social Networking Data, on Pretty Much Everybody (schneier.com)
97 points by frrp on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 30 comments
26. MySQL is to SQL like MongoDB to NoSQL (use-the-index-luke.com)
97 points by geal on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 124 comments
27. California’s $327 million web site in operation (law.harvard.edu)
94 points by tjr on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 40 comments
28. RAML - RESTful API modeling language (raml.org)
94 points by DanI-S on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 55 comments
29. SimplyInsured (YC W13) raises $750K to simplify health insurance (venturebeat.com)
93 points by vivekajayshah on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 50 comments
30. Getting Meteor to 1.0 (meteor.com)
93 points by yaliceme on Oct 2, 2013 | hide | 53 comments

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