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Stories from October 9, 2013, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. What I've been up to for the past year (pud.com)
616 points by pud on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 171 comments
2. What I learned from getting my side project acquired (ianww.com)
396 points by typpo on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 54 comments
3. T-Mobile to offer free unlimited international data, texts (cnet.com)
384 points by gabbo on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 172 comments
4. Oops: Azerbaijan released election results before voting had even started (washingtonpost.com)
329 points by tptacek on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 124 comments
5. A public TrueCrypt Audit (fundfill.com)
295 points by cpach on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 127 comments
6. Pinay traumatized by horror trip to US (abs-cbnnews.com)
276 points by coolsank on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 170 comments
7. Why does the C preprocessor interpret the word “linux” as the constant “1”? (stackoverflow.com)
275 points by dcro on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 57 comments
8. You can increase your intelligence (scientificamerican.com)
259 points by jwdunne on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 111 comments
9. Our Logo Looks Like Underpants: A Case Study in Internationalization (rjmetrics.com)
245 points by jthandy on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 110 comments
10. Open-Source Graphics Processor (kickstarter.com)
214 points by dossantos on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 75 comments
11. Experiment in booting Linux fast (gentooexperimental.org)
210 points by padde on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 120 comments
12. GNU Make 4.0 Released (gnu.org)
169 points by jgrahamc on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 88 comments
13. SQL Fiddle (sqlfiddle.com)
162 points by neokya on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 83 comments
14. SublimeGit: Full-featured Git integration for Sublime Text (sublimegit.net)
163 points by nreece on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 86 comments
15. The Linux Backdoor Attempt of 2003 (freedom-to-tinker.com)
159 points by Tsiolkovsky on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 63 comments
16. If Java Is Dying, It Sure Looks Awfully Healthy (drdobbs.com)
156 points by apetresc on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 319 comments
17. Anonymity Is Hard (grugq.github.io)
150 points by j_s on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 78 comments
18. How web browsers resize images (entropymine.com)
142 points by nsfmc on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 31 comments
19. Things You Can Do That Will Make You Happier (social-consciousness.com)
140 points by rblion on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 63 comments
20. Lithium Battery Pack Design for Boosted's Electric Skateboard (boostedboards.posthaven.com)
132 points by skdoo on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 72 comments
21. All Is Fair in Love and Twitter (nytimes.com)
131 points by wallflower on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 17 comments
22. Algernon's Law (gwern.net)
128 points by gwern on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 129 comments
23. Mozilla’s Firefox OS Gets First Update, Heads for Second Phase of Launches (techcrunch.com)
127 points by keviv on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 41 comments
24. Tesla's $110,000 Model S is now Norway’s best-selling car (theglobeandmail.com)
121 points by austenallred on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 80 comments
25. Firefox OS Update Adds New Features, Performance Improvements (blog.mozilla.org)
111 points by conductor on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 18 comments
26. Going Beyond Vulnerability Rewards (googleonlinesecurity.blogspot.com)
107 points by tptacek on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 22 comments
27. How much can an extra hour's sleep change you? (bbc.co.uk)
106 points by nickpyett on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 87 comments
28. Airbnb refuses to hand over users' data (theguardian.com)
104 points by fourmii on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 75 comments
29. Future instruction set: AVX-512 (agner.org)
102 points by przemoc on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 66 comments
30. Misconceptions about evolution (berkeley.edu)
96 points by stiff on Oct 9, 2013 | hide | 167 comments

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