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1. Feds Threatened to Fine Yahoo $250K Daily for Not Complying with NSA's PRISM (wired.com)
784 points by suprgeek on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 237 comments
2. New Requests for Startups (ycombinator.com)
716 points by comatose_kid on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 390 comments
3. Steve Jobs Introduces the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch (jiggity.com)
583 points by strict9 on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 222 comments
4. Rust Guide (rust-lang.org)
319 points by bilalhusain on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 141 comments
5. Software patents are crumbling, thanks to the Supreme Court (vox.com)
290 points by mcfunley on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 98 comments
6. Google Launches Cloud Platform for Startups (cloud.google.com)
280 points by fidotron on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 174 comments
7. Uber Drivers “Strike” and Switch to Lyft Over Fares and Conditions (buzzfeed.com)
287 points by smacktoward on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 187 comments
8. Doom (notch.net)
252 points by bpierre on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 177 comments
9. A JPEG that becomes a PNG after AES encryption and a PDF after 3DES decryption (code.google.com)
240 points by soundsop on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 27 comments
10. Volumetric Particle Flow (david.li)
236 points by rinesh on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 35 comments
11. California deems carpooling via all ride-share services illegal (cnet.com)
233 points by taytus on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 163 comments
12. Animated Algorithms (algomation.com)
217 points by nanomage on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 34 comments
13. NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover Arrives at Martian Mountain (nasa.gov)
152 points by happyscrappy on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 13 comments
14. Awesome Node.js: Curated list of delightful Node.js packages (github.com)
151 points by feross on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 22 comments
15. Peter Thiel: Competition is for losers (wsj.com)
133 points by foobarqux on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 133 comments
16. Show HN: Upmin – An Admin Framework for Ruby on Rails (upmin.com)
140 points by joncalhoun on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 52 comments
17. TV monitoring service is fair use, judge rules (arstechnica.com)
131 points by sehrope on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 34 comments
18. Does Diversity Trump Ability? An Example of the Misuse of Mathematics [pdf] (ams.org)
111 points by todd8 on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 53 comments
19. A Star in a Bottle – The International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (newyorker.com)
107 points by Thevet on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 30 comments
20. Brain 'can classify words during sleep' (bbc.com)
86 points by mbeissinger on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 42 comments
21. Researchers claim hydrogen energy advance (gla.ac.uk)
98 points by Istof on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 29 comments
22. Lift Labs joins Google X (plus.google.com)
89 points by mikeevans on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 19 comments
23. Morte: an intermediate language for super-optimizing functional programs (haskellforall.com)
79 points by mercurial on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 31 comments
24. Drone-based businesses soar in Canada, as FAA grounds US entrepreneurs (gigaom.com)
91 points by zabalmendi on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 44 comments
25. Full Draft of the Rails Tutorial 3rd Ed (railstutorial.org)
89 points by mhartl on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 13 comments
26. Show HN: Hypermasher – Live streaming of Hyperlapse videos (hypermasher.com)
85 points by torkalork on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 32 comments
27. [dupe] ComcastifyJS – Sometimes images just load too damned fast (theonion.github.io)
76 points by dlubarov on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 13 comments
28. Is Borges the 20th Century’s most important writer? (bbc.com)
72 points by wslh on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 52 comments
29. How Matt's Machine Works (fastcolabs.com)
78 points by steeples on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 7 comments
30. Show HN: Hacker Experience – Online hacking simulation game (hackerexperience.com)
70 points by napsterbr on Sept 12, 2014 | hide | 45 comments

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