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Stories from February 4, 2014, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Satya Nadella – Microsoft's CEO (microsoft.com)
1023 points by fredwu on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 564 comments
2. Put.io (put.io)
688 points by tlongren on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 319 comments
3. Don't End The Week With Nothing (kalzumeus.com)
456 points by austengary on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 101 comments
4. After Tyrone Hayes said that a chemical was harmful, its maker pursued him (newyorker.com)
428 points by danso on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 139 comments
5. Scenes from a militarized America (washingtonpost.com)
344 points by jamesbritt on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 98 comments
6. Firefox 27 Released (mozilla.org)
328 points by joshmoz on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 184 comments
7. DEA redacts tactic that's more secret than parallel construction (muckrock.com)
309 points by morisy on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 160 comments
8. Indian School Girl Creates Washing Machine That Runs Without Electricity (trak.in)
294 points by miaowmix on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 120 comments
9. Sheriff Fires Cop Who Threatened to Arrest Me for Taking Photos of Cops (thestranger.com)
280 points by r0h1n on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 70 comments
10. Modern Microprocessors: A 90 Minute Guide (lighterra.com)
226 points by antonios on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 37 comments
11. Paper, by MiSoft (daringfireball.net)
217 points by rbritton on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 72 comments
12. Ask HN: Should I sue drchrono (YC W11) for violating their contract w/ me?
211 points by drdal on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 31 comments
13. The Unpaid Bill that Launched a Thousand Starships (giantbomb.com)
206 points by snide on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 99 comments
14. Silicon Valley billionaires believe in the free market, as long as they benefit (theguardian.com)
187 points by irv on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 172 comments
15. Sigma.js, a JavaScript library dedicated to graph drawing (sigmajs.org)
170 points by Yomguithereal on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 36 comments
16. KeePass: OpenSource Password Manager (keepass.info)
167 points by Mitt on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 135 comments
17. Adobe to Require New Epub DRM in July, Expects to Abandon Existing Users (the-digital-reader.com)
160 points by user_666 on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 98 comments
18. Hacking Airline Lounges for Free Meals (schneier.com)
155 points by ohjeez on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 115 comments
19. Nginx 1.5.10 released with SPDY 3.1 support (nginx.org)
147 points by jvt on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 28 comments
20. Jamaican Bobsledders Ride Dogecoin Into Olympics (bloomberg.com)
152 points by steveklabnik on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 52 comments
21. [dupe] Microsoft Board Names Satya Nadella as CEO (microsoft.com)
141 points by mikecane on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 17 comments
22. Your SaaS product is too cheap if you never lose customers because of pricing (close.io)
142 points by SteliE on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 74 comments
23. Execute SQL against structured text like CSV or TSV (github.com)
130 points by mhausenblas on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 91 comments
24. Facebook Paper's gesture problems (scotthurff.com)
130 points by dlg on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 64 comments
25. Becoming A Software Consultant: My Backstory (brandontreb.com)
119 points by brandontreb on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 38 comments
26. Follow-up on "Linux server monitoring tools" (aarvik.dk)
116 points by adionditsak on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 20 comments
27. Satya Nadella email to employees on first day as CEO (microsoft.com)
97 points by rfreytag on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 52 comments
28. My love affair with AngularJS (redbeacon.github.io)
93 points by adamnemecek on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 88 comments
29. Managing Node.js Callback Hell with Promises, Generators and Other Approaches (strongloop.com)
92 points by jguerrero on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 47 comments
30. Facebook's Lookback (facebook.com)
83 points by _samjarman on Feb 4, 2014 | hide | 124 comments

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