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Stories from June 3, 2014, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Alexander Shulgin has died (erowid.org)
590 points by infinity on June 3, 2014 | hide | 135 comments
2. A first-person engine in 265 lines of JS (playfuljs.com)
528 points by hunterloftis on June 3, 2014 | hide | 97 comments
3. End-To-End – OpenPGP Chrome extension from Google (code.google.com)
509 points by gbarboza on June 3, 2014 | hide | 166 comments
4. Micro Python – a lean and efficient implementation of Python 3 (python.org)
468 points by maxerickson on June 3, 2014 | hide | 93 comments
5. Chris Lattner on Swift (nondot.org)
405 points by tambourine_man on June 3, 2014 | hide | 198 comments
6. Swift – observations from Rust’s original designer (graydon2.dreamwidth.org)
344 points by porada on June 3, 2014 | hide | 84 comments
7. Why Startups Need to Focus on Sales, Not Marketing (wsj.com)
308 points by sama on June 3, 2014 | hide | 155 comments
8. Flappy Bird in Swift (github.com)
309 points by pjvds on June 3, 2014 | hide | 124 comments
9. Sweden’s proposed six-hour workday (washingtonpost.com)
270 points by Libertatea on June 3, 2014 | hide | 266 comments
10. Metal as a Service (ubuntu.com)
193 points by CMCDragonkai on June 3, 2014 | hide | 102 comments
11. $1.99 SSL certificates offered by Namecheap (namecheap.com)
195 points by vially on June 3, 2014 | hide | 79 comments
12. Camlistore – open-source personal storage system for life (camlistore.org)
190 points by hswolff on June 3, 2014 | hide | 45 comments
13. The Indian Miracle-Buster Stuck in Finland (bbc.com)
188 points by anishkothari on June 3, 2014 | hide | 111 comments
14. Google releases stats on email encryption in transit (google.com)
183 points by Matt_Cutts on June 3, 2014 | hide | 50 comments
15. Why the more your job helps others, the less you get paid (salon.com)
164 points by primroot on June 3, 2014 | hide | 147 comments
16. 24, the Monster, and quantum gravity (plus.google.com)
151 points by msvan on June 3, 2014 | hide | 52 comments
17. A high-profile fork: one year of Blink and Webkit (nom.es)
152 points by progers7 on June 3, 2014 | hide | 33 comments
18. Why and how to avoid hamburger menus (lmjabreu.com)
150 points by Jacqued on June 3, 2014 | hide | 67 comments
19. Visual Studio 14 Preview (msdn.com)
140 points by Permit on June 3, 2014 | hide | 100 comments
20. I Build Supercomputers in My Spare Time (parallella.org)
131 points by stevesalevan on June 3, 2014 | hide | 32 comments
21. How Different Cultures Understand Time (businessinsider.com)
126 points by ghosh on June 3, 2014 | hide | 139 comments
22. Letting go (mattgemmell.com)
119 points by arm on June 3, 2014 | hide | 55 comments
23. GCHQ spy base revealed (theregister.co.uk)
121 points by jjgreen on June 3, 2014 | hide | 45 comments
24. Devcards – Taking Interactivity to the Next Level (rigsomelight.com)
105 points by brucehauman on June 3, 2014 | hide | 22 comments
25. How Do You Get a Train Moving? (wired.com)
95 points by zw123456 on June 3, 2014 | hide | 56 comments
26. A version-controlled object database with real-time collaborative editing (coreobject.org)
84 points by ewasylishen on June 3, 2014 | hide | 18 comments
27. Google Loon balloon crashes near Yakima (seattletimes.com)
97 points by gregholmberg on June 3, 2014 | hide | 45 comments
28. Retention is King (andrewchen.co)
96 points by jamiequint on June 3, 2014 | hide | 38 comments
29. Where are the African programmers? (nadjetey.github.io)
89 points by nadjetey on June 3, 2014 | hide | 98 comments
30. (Why) I quit Hacker News (2010) (mattmaroon.com)
92 points by rawland on June 3, 2014 | hide | 108 comments

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