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1. Hey developers, stop forcing me to login to unsubscribe
453 points by andrewhillman on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 133 comments
2. Pyret: A new programming language from the creators of Racket (pyret.org)
396 points by sergimansilla on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 283 comments
3. From a Model S owner in Tennessee (teslamotors.com)
355 points by bcn on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 264 comments
4. Questions to ask your potential employer (stefankendall.com)
314 points by stefan_kendall on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 162 comments
5. Shopify accepts Bitcoin (shopify.com)
218 points by rasengan on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 121 comments
6. The Big Data Brain Drain: Why Science is in Trouble (jakevdp.github.io)
211 points by plessthanpt05 on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 94 comments
7. Super Soaker creator awarded $72.9M from Hasbro (ajc.com)
183 points by shill on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 64 comments
8. ClojureScript 101 (swannodette.github.io)
178 points by swannodette on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 42 comments
9. Try Hy (try-hy.appspot.com)
178 points by proppy on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 64 comments
10. GIMP Windows Installers move from Sourceforge to ftp.gimp.org (gimp.org)
169 points by uladzislau on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 75 comments
11. Marelle: logic programming for devops (quietlyamused.org)
148 points by lars512 on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 49 comments
12. It's the Umami – Why the Truth About MSG is So Easy to Swallow (smithsonianmag.com)
146 points by DanBC on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 160 comments
13. Ask HN: What's the best place in Europe to live and work cheaply?
132 points by aristidesfl on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 161 comments
14. The NY Times endorsed a secretive trade agreement that the public can’t read (washingtonpost.com)
137 points by Libertatea on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 86 comments
15. Python 2 vs. Python 3: A retrospective (dropbox.com)
114 points by mitchelllc on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 109 comments
16. High-Resolution Mandelbrot in Obfuscated Python (preshing.com)
105 points by yaph on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 20 comments
17. Why Teenagers Are Fleeing Facebook (yahoo.com)
108 points by ytNumbers on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 94 comments
18. S.F. programmers build alternative to HealthCare.gov [video] (cbsnews.com)
103 points by r721 on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 90 comments
19. Bloomberg News Is Said to Curb Articles That Might Anger China (nytimes.com)
106 points by weu on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 72 comments
20. Qatar: Abolish Exit Visas for Migrant Workers (hrw.org)
101 points by zura on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 54 comments
21. $100K traded through Vancouver's Bitcoin ATM in one week [video] (vancouversun.com)
97 points by lelf on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 18 comments
22. ISO 1 (wikipedia.org)
94 points by laurent123456 on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 17 comments
23. Ulam spiral (wikipedia.org)
90 points by conductor on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 27 comments
24. Surnames offer depressing clues to extent of social mobility over generations (economist.com)
85 points by confluence on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 78 comments
25. How a blacksmith learned to code (joshuakemp.blogspot.com)
82 points by joshuakemp1 on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 42 comments
26. Filther.io – Search for images and only get the unsafe ones (NSFW) (filther.io)
82 points by mrtnkl on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 28 comments
27. Is It O.K. to Kill Cyclists? (nytimes.com)
79 points by 001sky on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 164 comments
28. Ask HN: What's the best place in the U.S. to live and work cheaply?
80 points by throwmeaway2525 on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 119 comments
29. Why Do Brits Accept Surveillance? (nytimes.com)
78 points by lelf on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 80 comments
30. Meet the American Nomads of Walmart's Plentiful Parking Lots (wired.com)
74 points by kposehn on Nov 9, 2013 | hide | 45 comments

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