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Stories from October 18, 2013, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Why we revert to original titles
438 points by pg on Oct 18, 2013 | 220 comments
2. Oboe.js: reacting to Ajax/Rest quicker by not waiting for it to finish (github.com)
361 points by joombar on Oct 18, 2013 | 71 comments
3. Google shares hit $1,000 after strong earnings (bbc.co.uk)
272 points by oulipian on Oct 18, 2013 | 244 comments
4. PredictionIO – A machine learning server (github.com)
212 points by Anon84 on Oct 18, 2013 | 47 comments
5. The Navy’s newest warship is powered by Linux (arstechnica.com)
191 points by PLenz on Oct 18, 2013 | 162 comments
6. Nvidia's G-Sync: Attempting to Revolutionize Gaming via Smoothness (anandtech.com)
191 points by cobrausn on Oct 18, 2013 | 157 comments
7. Why I moved to Miami (ruhoh.com)
181 points by stonlyb on Oct 19, 2013 | 333 comments
8. Every position of Rubik's Cube can be solved in twenty moves or less (cube20.org)
177 points by selmnoo on Oct 18, 2013 | 35 comments
9. Apple didn't revolutionize power supplies; new transistors did (righto.com)
170 points by tux1968 on Oct 19, 2013 | 63 comments
10. Want people to trust you? Try apologising for the rain (bps-research-digest.blogspot.com)
140 points by stollercyrus on Oct 18, 2013 | 107 comments
11. Node v0.10.21 Stable has critical security fix (nodejs.org)
132 points by aaronblohowiak on Oct 18, 2013 | 49 comments
12. The History of Apple Mice in Pure CSS (codepen.io)
115 points by ianstormtaylor on Oct 19, 2013 | 80 comments
13. My self published book made $11,000 before I finished writing it (osherove.com)
109 points by royosherove on Oct 18, 2013 | 39 comments
14. Show HN: My Turbo Pascal compiler in JavaScript (teamten.com)
101 points by lkesteloot on Oct 18, 2013 | 81 comments
15. Rapid schema development with PostgreSQL (speakerdeck.com)
104 points by parsley on Oct 18, 2013 | 53 comments
16. Poll: Freelance developers in London, how much do you charge per hour?
100 points by basicallydan on Oct 18, 2013 | 83 comments
17. Who exactly is crawling my site? (danbirken.com)
97 points by birken on Oct 18, 2013 | 78 comments
18. Pointers in Rust: a guide (steveklabnik.com)
98 points by steveklabnik on Oct 18, 2013 | 32 comments
19. IBM unveils computer fed by 'electronic blood' (bbc.co.uk)
95 points by a_w on Oct 19, 2013 | 35 comments
20. A Successful YC S13 Application (zactownsend.com)
92 points by zt on Oct 18, 2013 | 50 comments
21. Stop Being Wrong About China Buying Our Bonds (slate.com)
90 points by patdennis on Oct 18, 2013 | 132 comments
22. Please, keep paying $80 a month for cable so I can enjoy cheap TV (xconomy.com)
85 points by waderoush on Oct 18, 2013 | 105 comments
23. A Penny Saved: Psychological Pricing (gumroad.com)
83 points by sahillavingia on Oct 18, 2013 | 44 comments
24. Show HN: Simple Hacker News Client for Emacs (github.com)
81 points by clarete on Oct 18, 2013 | 27 comments
25. Fighting a 30-year-old software bug (perl.org)
78 points by levosmetalo on Oct 18, 2013 | 12 comments
26. Bitcoin heading towards $200, new bubble forming (bitcoinwisdom.com)
71 points by paps on Oct 19, 2013 | 110 comments
27. Show HN: Find members of Congress with similar voting records (congressbuddies.com)
72 points by saucow on Oct 18, 2013 | 25 comments
28. Modeling your App's User Session (github.com)
68 points by hackhackhack on Oct 18, 2013 | 12 comments
29. Why mathematicians make great comedy writers (chortle.co.uk)
63 points by prateekj on Oct 18, 2013 | 30 comments
30. What's inside a proton? (stackexchange.com)
62 points by georgecmu on Oct 19, 2013 | 21 comments
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