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Stories from July 21, 2014, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Count to ten when a plane goes down (johncbeck.tumblr.com)
1112 points by UltraMagnus on July 21, 2014 | hide | 273 comments
2. Bitcoin: the Stripe perspective (stripe.com)
813 points by gdb on July 21, 2014 | hide | 244 comments
3. StackOverflow Update: 560M Pageviews a Month, 25 Servers (highscalability.com)
479 points by quicksilver03 on July 21, 2014 | hide | 275 comments
4. Chattanooga offers residents lightning-quick connections, to telecoms' dismay (salon.com)
344 points by jseliger on July 21, 2014 | hide | 175 comments
5. Source code for the Apollo 11 Guidance Computer (ibiblio.org)
311 points by carljoseph on July 21, 2014 | hide | 67 comments
6. State Laws That Stop Cities From Installing Fast Internet (broadbandnow.com)
273 points by nickreese on July 21, 2014 | hide | 59 comments
7. Virtual DOM in Elm (elm-lang.org)
285 points by chunkstuntman on July 21, 2014 | hide | 112 comments
8. July 20, 1969: One Giant Leap For Mankind (2013) (nasa.gov)
263 points by houseofshards on July 21, 2014 | hide | 99 comments
9. TypeScript: New Compiler and Moving to GitHub (msdn.com)
212 points by hekul on July 21, 2014 | hide | 79 comments
10. Be aware of phishing at airbnb
220 points by jalapl on July 21, 2014 | hide | 73 comments
11. Organic Lawn Care For the Cheap and Lazy (richsoil.com)
194 points by Mz on July 21, 2014 | hide | 63 comments
12. Slimmer and faster JavaScript strings in Firefox (blog.mozilla.org)
191 points by evilpie on July 21, 2014 | hide | 66 comments
13. The talk about de-anonymizing Tor at the BlackHat conference has been removed (tux.so)
203 points by lanbird on July 21, 2014 | hide | 49 comments
14. The Cornish beaches where Lego keeps washing up (bbc.co.uk)
190 points by martokus on July 21, 2014 | hide | 56 comments
15. Show HN: LanceList – A directory of ways for freelancers to find work (lancelist.com)
162 points by wodow on July 21, 2014 | hide | 52 comments
16. Interview with Demoscener “kb” of Farbrausch (6octaves.blogspot.com)
148 points by bane on July 21, 2014 | hide | 53 comments
17. Stripe launches in Australia (stripe.com)
160 points by thairu on July 21, 2014 | hide | 79 comments
18. Discovering private APIs with Charles.app (timrogers.uk)
139 points by timrogers on July 21, 2014 | hide | 65 comments
19. The Web Never Forgets: Persistent Tracking Mechanisms In The Wild (esat.kuleuven.be)
134 points by jcr on July 21, 2014 | hide | 47 comments
20. 2013 Tesla Model S Long-Term Road Test (edmunds.com)
141 points by ethana on July 21, 2014 | hide | 119 comments
21. Underscore.go (tobyhede.github.io)
140 points by Goranek on July 21, 2014 | hide | 60 comments
22. Show HN: Star Trek DS9 Episodes Worth Watching (tessalt.github.io)
124 points by tessa_t on July 21, 2014 | hide | 137 comments
23. No Russian (skibinsky.com)
119 points by lordmax on July 21, 2014 | hide | 89 comments
24. Flock, Private Contact and Calendar Cloud Sync for Android (whispersystems.org)
106 points by Kototama on July 21, 2014 | hide | 29 comments
25. New phones aboard Air Force One (electrospaces.blogspot.com)
104 points by staunch on July 21, 2014 | hide | 29 comments
26. Dutch court: selling e-books second hand is legal (translate.google.com)
103 points by bartkappenburg on July 21, 2014 | hide | 51 comments
27. Show HN: Pagekit – A new, modern CMS built with Symfony components (pagekit.com)
95 points by HeyOlivia on July 21, 2014 | hide | 60 comments
28. Riak 2.0.0 RC1 (basho.com)
100 points by cmeiklejohn on July 21, 2014 | hide | 26 comments
29. Yahoo Is Buying Mobile Analytics Firm Flurry For North Of 300M (techcrunch.com)
85 points by harunurhan on July 21, 2014 | hide | 47 comments
30. What is memory safety? (pl-enthusiast.net)
80 points by munin on July 21, 2014 | hide | 5 comments

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