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Stories from May 9, 2014, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. All of Bach (allofbach.com)
607 points by acheron on May 9, 2014 | hide | 148 comments
2. How Munich switched 15,000 PCs from Windows to Linux (linuxvoice.com)
382 points by mksaunders on May 9, 2014 | hide | 197 comments
3. Wayback Machine Hits 400,000,000,000 (archive.org)
300 points by tweakz on May 9, 2014 | hide | 56 comments
4. Anki – Powerful, intelligent flashcards (ankisrs.net)
293 points by amjd on May 9, 2014 | hide | 135 comments
5. Quora in the next YC batch (ycombinator.com)
306 points by _pius on May 9, 2014 | hide | 177 comments
6. How to throttle the FCC to dial up modem speeds (gist.github.com)
274 points by mrsaint on May 9, 2014 | hide | 124 comments
7. Oracle wins appeal re Java API copyrightability [pdf] (uscourts.gov)
285 points by dctoedt on May 9, 2014 | hide | 253 comments
8. CoreOS Beta Release (coreos.com)
253 points by grk on May 9, 2014 | hide | 37 comments
9. Flux Application Architecture (facebook.github.io)
235 points by sehr on May 9, 2014 | hide | 87 comments
10. Why Python is Slow: Looking Under the Hood (jakevdp.github.io)
208 points by underyx on May 9, 2014 | hide | 176 comments
11. WhatsApplebee's: the premiere Applebee's-based social chat app (whatsapplebees.com)
210 points by lazerwalker on May 9, 2014 | hide | 53 comments
12. Haskell tutorial for C programmers (haskell.org)
177 points by foulas on May 9, 2014 | hide | 51 comments
13. Brain.js Demo – Train a neural network to recognize color contrast (harthur.github.io)
176 points by davidbarker on May 9, 2014 | hide | 26 comments
14. Brazilian Kids Learn English by Video Chatting With Elderly Americans (adweek.com)
176 points by felipelalli on May 9, 2014 | hide | 30 comments
15. How I'm using Twitter to acquire 100 uniques a day for my startup (trevorstarick.com)
166 points by ngjjdkdk on May 9, 2014 | hide | 76 comments
16. Jsfmt – Like Gofmt, but for JavaScript (github.com)
155 points by jimfleming on May 9, 2014 | hide | 47 comments
17. CShell: A simple, yet powerful, C# scripting IDE (cshell.net)
142 points by rayvega on May 9, 2014 | hide | 83 comments
18. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Python (python-guide.org)
137 points by dsego on May 9, 2014 | hide | 12 comments
19. How I Handle Trello Support (fogcreek.com)
132 points by joeyespo on May 9, 2014 | hide | 14 comments
20. Don't Call it a Fast Lane (dontcallitafastlane.com)
126 points by xwowsersx on May 9, 2014 | hide | 37 comments
21. What Happens When a Neurosurgeon Removes Your Hippocampus (wired.com)
111 points by ghosh on May 9, 2014 | hide | 70 comments
22. Birdly – An attempt to fly with Oculus Rift [video] (zhdk.ch)
111 points by muratmutlu on May 9, 2014 | hide | 38 comments
23. We don't eat swans (modernfarmer.com)
113 points by drjohnson on May 9, 2014 | hide | 134 comments
24. Extension Points, or how OCaml is becoming more like Lisp (janestreet.com)
104 points by edwintorok on May 9, 2014 | hide | 29 comments
25. Saving the Feynman van (symmetrymagazine.org)
98 points by captainmuon on May 9, 2014 | hide | 7 comments
26. JavaZone 2014 movies (javazone.no)
94 points by kgs42 on May 9, 2014 | hide | 15 comments
27. Dringend – iOS and Mac development on your iPad (dringend.cc)
90 points by davidbarker on May 9, 2014 | hide | 59 comments
28. Protest in front of the FCC (goldenfrog.com)
96 points by rqebmm on May 9, 2014 | hide | 31 comments
29. Google Music natively on Linux (packetfire.org)
93 points by Tiksi on May 9, 2014 | hide | 23 comments
30. The Lurking Smalltalk in Unix and Plan 9 [pdf] (plosworkshop.org)
91 points by mpweiher on May 9, 2014 | hide | 38 comments

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