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Stories from October 20, 2013, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. The genius and folly of MongoDB (nyeggen.com)
339 points by throwawayeau on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 270 comments
2. Have young people in Japan stopped having sex? (theguardian.com)
314 points by Libertatea on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 264 comments
3. What’s New In Python 3.4 (python.org)
289 points by ot on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 72 comments
4. Google Checkout Closing Down on Nov. 20th (support.google.com)
233 points by tephra on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 137 comments
5. Facebook CSRF leading to full account takeover (fixed) (pyx.io)
222 points by franjkovic on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 51 comments
6. This is a valid ipv4 address (3098282570)
196 points by lcedp on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 94 comments
7. I’m the Accidental Owner of a Banksy (nymag.com)
189 points by c0riander on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 168 comments
8. The Ocean is Broken (theherald.com.au)
174 points by samdunne on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 43 comments
9. Design tip: Never use black (2012) (ianstormtaylor.com)
173 points by co_pl_te on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 63 comments
10. Review of the DSM-V as a piece of dystopian fiction (thenewinquiry.com)
148 points by carpdiem on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 55 comments
11. Is Wikipedia for Sale? (vice.com)
143 points by ohjeez on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 45 comments
12. Ma’am, Your Burger Has Been Paid For (nytimes.com)
142 points by r0h1n on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 130 comments
13. Making HTTP realtime with HTTP 2.0 (docs.google.com)
142 points by bpierre on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 45 comments
14. Show HN: YinYang, a usable live programming language (microsoft.com)
134 points by seanmcdirmid on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 55 comments
15. Was My Life Worth Living? (1934) (berkeley.edu)
132 points by t0dd on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 101 comments
16. Wysiwtfftwomg (markboulton.co.uk)
131 points by Isofarro on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 85 comments
17. The Reliability of Go (andrewwdeane.blogspot.co.uk)
133 points by babawere on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 140 comments
18. How to escape a monster (using calculus) (datagenetics.com)
124 points by ivoflipse on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 27 comments
19. 30 Window Managers in 30 Days (crunchbang.org)
116 points by randallsquared on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 64 comments
20. A Crash Course In Awk (bignerdranch.com)
107 points by zdw on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 37 comments
21. Facebook Is Losing Teens (forbes.com)
104 points by kellyhclay on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 92 comments
22. [dupe] The ocean is broken (theherald.com.au)
99 points by stfu on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 30 comments
23. Ask HN: I'm afraid I will always be a mediocre developer
89 points by bndr on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 86 comments
24. Facts about Google and Competition (google.com)
80 points by johnpark on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 67 comments
25. A quarter of online ad traffic is fraudulent (adweek.com)
78 points by elorant on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 37 comments
26. HealthCare.gov’s glitches prompt Obama to call in expert troubleshooters (washingtonpost.com)
77 points by cgtyoder on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 85 comments
27. What the SEO? – The shady world of small business SEO (dangoldin.com)
72 points by dangoldin on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 48 comments
28. Reset your life (levels.io)
67 points by msvan on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 50 comments
29. Studying Lossy Image Compression Efficiency (blog.mozilla.org)
66 points by dmmalam on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 43 comments
30. Show HN: hr.js - Build large client-side applications in a structured way (friendcode.github.io)
69 points by SamyPesse on Oct 20, 2013 | hide | 23 comments

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