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1. The Rise and Rise of Television Torture (interpretthis.org)
524 points by aychedee on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 285 comments
2. Python code to solve xkcd 1313 by Peter Norvig (ipython.org)
447 points by weslly on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 72 comments
3. The new Photosynth (photosynth.net)
445 points by ot on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 91 comments
4. Burglars Who Took on F.B.I. Abandon Shadows (nytimes.com)
429 points by philipn on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 88 comments
5. Hacker News down, unwisely returning HTTP 200 for outage message (bibwild.wordpress.com)
399 points by pcvarmint on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 113 comments
6. CentOS Project joins forces with Red Hat (centos.org)
370 points by socialized on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 124 comments
7. Scaling Mercurial at Facebook (facebook.com)
360 points by jordigh on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 241 comments
8. Ask PG: Postmortem of the outage?
330 points by lukeqsee on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 132 comments
9. Will Work for Food and Lodging (jacquesmattheij.com)
314 points by swombat on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 124 comments
10. We've Open-Sourced Everything (codecombat.com)
305 points by nwinter on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 43 comments
11. Get Facebook WiFi for your business (facebook.com)
298 points by BigBalli on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 286 comments
12. At last, a law to stop almost anyone from doing almost anything (theguardian.com)
266 points by callum85 on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 188 comments
13. Why the World Needs OpenStreetMap (emacsen.net)
232 points by eevilspock on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 38 comments
14. New algorithm can dramatically streamline solutions to the ‘max flow’ problem (web.mit.edu)
213 points by nkvl on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 44 comments
15. 160-Year-Old Documents Intentionally Destroyed in Franklin County, N.C. (stumblingintheshadowsofgiants.wordpress.com)
197 points by minikites on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 64 comments
16. [dupe] Digital Ocean said it would shut down my blog if I didn’t edit a blog post. (vpsexperience.wordpress.com)
189 points by voidr on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 155 comments
17. Faster, More Awesome GitHub Pages (github.com)
183 points by bevacqua on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 63 comments
18. Kalzumeus Software Year In Review 2013 (kalzumeus.com)
175 points by kayhi on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 43 comments
19. High-end CNC machines can't be moved without manufacturers' permission (boingboing.net)
171 points by aaron695 on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 107 comments
20. Introducing Jelly (jelly.co)
169 points by uptown on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 128 comments
21. The First Look at the New Oculus VR Prototype (wired.com)
152 points by Impossible on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 71 comments
22. Why we should give free money to everyone (decorrespondent.nl)
147 points by epsylon on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 164 comments
23. We switched from an icon font to SVG (ianfeather.co.uk)
145 points by kaishiro on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 88 comments
24. Demons: A short film about depression and suicide (demonsfilm.net)
139 points by iamben on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 4 comments
25. Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition review (jx0.org)
141 points by sheff on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 165 comments
26. The Silent Majority of Experts (dadgum.com)
131 points by the_mat on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 37 comments
27. An Old Problem Meets Its Timely Demise (dolphin-emu.org)
127 points by Fzzr on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 8 comments
28. This working group has failed (ietf.org)
127 points by mmoya on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 28 comments
29. Why I am switching to promises (spion.github.io)
124 points by shawndumas on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 90 comments
30. Cambridge, MA City Council adopts resolution to commemorate thirty years of GNU (fsf.org)
127 points by eltondegeneres on Jan 7, 2014 | hide | 7 comments

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