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Stories from May 7, 2014, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Dear Internet: Let’s Demo The Slow Lane (feld.com)
410 points by henryaym on May 7, 2014 | 193 comments
2. Firefox Developer Tools – Editable box model, Sublime Text keys (hacks.mozilla.org)
420 points by rnyman on May 7, 2014 | 114 comments
3. The logic of Buddhist philosophy (aeon.co)
330 points by gajju3588 on May 8, 2014 | 203 comments
4. Tech firms write to U.S. FCC to oppose 'net neutrality' plan (reuters.com)
301 points by dthal on May 8, 2014 | 84 comments
5. Free Your Android (roussos.cc)
242 points by comzeradd on May 8, 2014 | 167 comments
6. The Scraping Problem and Ethics (osvdb.org)
241 points by codezero on May 7, 2014 | 126 comments
7. Decoupled from IP, TCP is at last able to support multihomed hosts (acm.org)
191 points by liotier on May 7, 2014 | 44 comments
8. Ack is a grep-like tool, optimised for programmers (betterthangrep.com)
186 points by quasque on May 7, 2014 | 127 comments
9. How to create good outcomes when negotiating (aaronkharris.com)
185 points by katm on May 7, 2014 | 47 comments
10. Y Combinator Interview: Our Experience (yogatrail.com)
174 points by shaolin69 on May 8, 2014 | 101 comments
11. Enough Machine Learning to Make Hacker News Readable Again [video] (pyvideo.org)
169 points by Wingman4l7 on May 7, 2014 | 85 comments
12. Oh-My-God particle (wikipedia.org)
165 points by markmassie on May 7, 2014 | 41 comments
13. How taking pictures through windows can inadvertently reveal your location (ioactive.com)
161 points by sebkomianos on May 8, 2014 | 67 comments
14. Three Optimization Tips for C++ (facebook.com)
163 points by JSno on May 7, 2014 | 56 comments
15. Visualisation of the expansion of IKEA (mike-barker.com)
156 points by davidbarker on May 7, 2014 | 123 comments
16. The Return of Upcoming.org by Andy Baio (kickstarter.com)
139 points by mxfh on May 7, 2014 | 52 comments
17. Working on The Witness, Part 1 (2012) (mollyrocket.com)
132 points by danso on May 8, 2014 | 21 comments
18. Rarely Used Postgres Datatypes (craigkerstiens.com)
129 points by narfz on May 7, 2014 | 67 comments
19. Online Learning: A Bachelor's Level Computer Science Program Curriculum (agupieware.com)
128 points by cnbuff410 on May 8, 2014 | 51 comments
20. Hacking the Samsung NX300 "Smart" Camera (op-co.de)
126 points by ge0rg on May 7, 2014 | 51 comments
21. PaintCode 2 (paintcodeapp.com)
126 points by normanv on May 7, 2014 | 71 comments
22. A Look at the Formula 1 Steering Wheel (wired.com)
112 points by dmmalam on May 7, 2014 | 60 comments
23. Let’s Make a Bubble Map (ocks.org)
109 points by nthitz on May 7, 2014 | 17 comments
24. Spouses of Some H-1B Visa Holders to Be Allowed to Work (nytimes.com)
97 points by goshx on May 7, 2014 | 112 comments
25. Amazon's Wholesale Slaughter: Jeff Bezos' $8 Trillion B2B Bet (forbes.com)
96 points by grej on May 7, 2014 | 40 comments
26. Packetbeat: Open-source application monitoring (packetbeat.com)
89 points by mobiplayer on May 7, 2014 | 23 comments
27. Google Ventures Leads $130M Round For Medical Software Company Flatiron Health (wsj.com)
98 points by brandonb on May 8, 2014 | 4 comments
28. SocketCluster – WebSockets that scale to 100K messages per second on 8 cores (github.com)
93 points by BukhariH on May 7, 2014 | 24 comments
29. Disqus: It's Still About Realtime, But Go Demolishes Python (highscalability.com)
94 points by geerlingguy on May 7, 2014 | 48 comments
30. L++ Language (bitbucket.org)
86 points by throwaway344 on May 7, 2014 | 39 comments
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