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Stories from October 1, 2014, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Germany’s great tuition fees U-turn (timeshighereducation.co.uk)
599 points by superfx on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 521 comments
2. Poll: Did you “drop Dropbox”?
441 points by ajani on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 295 comments
3. Show HN: Open-Source, Free, Agile Project Management Tool (taiga.io)
436 points by eposner on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 134 comments
4. Dollar a Day (dollaraday.co)
377 points by irollboozers on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 94 comments
5. The USSR used a nuclear charge to stop a gas well fire in 1966 (coal-seam-gas.com)
320 points by kapranoff on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 124 comments
6. Sway: A new presentation application from Microsoft (sway.com)
275 points by vtbose on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 135 comments
7. Beyond Light Table (chris-granger.com)
288 points by dahjelle on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 248 comments
8. Most People with Addiction Simply Grow Out of It (substance.com)
252 points by Mz on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 156 comments
9. if (osName.startsWith("windows 9")) (searchcode.com)
225 points by bpierre on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 75 comments
10. XSA-108 Advisory (xen.org)
227 points by ukandy on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 95 comments
11. “Not” Neutrality? (level3.com)
221 points by doctorshady on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 107 comments
12. Ask HN: Who is hiring? (October 2014)
275 points by whoishiring on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 429 comments
13. Terms of Service; Didn't Read (tosdr.org)
219 points by vszakats on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 61 comments
14. After raising $50M, Reddit forces all remote workers to relocate to SF (venturebeat.com)
163 points by malyk on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 154 comments
15. Bash bug: the other two RCEs, or how we chipped away at the original fix (lcamtuf.blogspot.com)
152 points by stakent on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 20 comments
16. Sile, a typesetting system inspired by TeX and InDesign (sile-typesetter.org)
151 points by colinprince on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 77 comments
17. Bye Bye JavaScript Promises (sriku.org)
144 points by tosh on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 56 comments
18. MemSQL Does Oracle’s Own Demo Ten Times as Fast, Sixty Times Cheaper (memsql.com)
156 points by frostmatthew on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 68 comments
19. William Binney Explains Snowden Docs (alexaobrien.com)
140 points by foolrush on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 18 comments
20. Show HN: Duckling – Open-source datetime expression parsing (duckling-lib.org)
136 points by blandinw on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 67 comments
21. A Path to Full-time Open Source (mikeperham.com)
129 points by kyledrake on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 51 comments
22. Atom: Editor window startup is slow (github.com)
121 points by tosh on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 76 comments
23. Reddit source code (github.com)
127 points by anonfunction on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 55 comments
24. ComputerCOP: Dubious 'Internet Safety Software' Police Distributed to Families (eff.org)
110 points by uptown on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 34 comments
25. Best Papers vs. Top Cited Papers in Computer Science (arnetminer.org)
113 points by fbeeper on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 27 comments
26. EC2 Maintenance Update II (amazon.com)
108 points by jeffbarr on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 59 comments
27. The $1,200 Machine That Lets Anyone Make a Metal Gun at Home (wired.com)
99 points by kevination on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 146 comments
28. MiniKanren – An embedded DSL for logic programming (minikanren.org)
85 points by michaelsbradley on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 22 comments
29. Computers are made of metal, not category theory (chrisstucchio.com)
80 points by stakent on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 74 comments
30. First Blood Test to Diagnose Depression in Adults? (northwestern.edu)
89 points by nkurz on Oct 1, 2014 | hide | 46 comments

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