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2003Printing and binding your own books and manuals (uazu.net)
129 points | 4 years ago with 31 comments
2003Why Lisp Will Never Win (perl.plover.com)
126 points | 11 years ago with 100 comments
2003The Future of Computing: Logic or Biology (lamport.azurewebsites.net)
126 points | 4 years ago with 47 comments
2003Vertigo – a public domain 3D flight simulator (stjerneskud.info)
125 points | 2 years ago with 91 comments
2003Why doesn’t the clock in the taskbar display seconds? (blogs.msdn.microsoft.com)
123 points | 5 years ago with 116 comments
2003Domain Logic and SQL (martinfowler.com)
121 points | 2 years ago with 56 comments
2003Will Coke Dissolve a Nail? (joshmadison.com)
118 points | 6 years ago with 99 comments
2003Destruction of Nuclear Bombs Using Ultra-High Energy Neutrino Beam (arxiv.org)
113 points | 2 years ago with 85 comments
2003The Art of Unix Programming (arp242.net)
111 points | 3 years ago with 6 comments
2003Information Theory, Inference, and Learning Algorithms (inference.phy.cam.ac.uk)
109 points | 6 years ago with 9 comments
2003Linux (urbandictionary.com)
108 points | 5 years ago with 42 comments
2003How to Index Anything (linuxjournal.com)
107 points | 1 month ago with 8 comments
2003A beginners guide to Esperanto (theguardian.com)
104 points | 2 months ago with 109 comments
2003Parachute use to prevent death and major trauma: systematic review (ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)
103 points across 2 posts | 1 year ago with 24 comments
2003The Raw Truth About Lox (forward.com)
102 points | 1 month ago with 61 comments
2003Implementing VisiCalc (landley.net)
100 points | 5 years ago with 17 comments
2003Interview with Dennis Ritchie (anders.unix.se)
100 points | 3 years ago with 16 comments
2003Lost Causes of Theoretical Physics (web.archive.org)
98 points | 4 years ago with 53 comments
2003What Every Software Developer Must Know About Unicode (joelonsoftware.com)
96 points | 8 years ago with 33 comments
2003Almost Too Beautiful (cnvill.net)
95 points | 9 years ago with 47 comments
2003How to Read a Textbook (cuesta.edu)
95 points | 10 months ago with 16 comments
2003The ELF Virus Writing Howto (linuxsecurity.com)
94 points | 4 years ago with 8 comments
2003Memoirs from the Browser Wars (ericsink.com)
92 points | 7 years ago with 26 comments
2003Who Needs an Architect? (martinfowler.com)
91 points | 2 years ago with 52 comments
2003Are dynamic languages going to replace static languages? (artima.com)
91 points | 1 year ago with 427 comments
2003How to Make a Complete Map of Every Thought you Think (speakeasy.org)
90 points | 9 years ago with 38 comments
2003Creating a Computer Science Canon (l3d.cs.colorado.edu)
89 points | 5 years ago with 31 comments
2003Why is a registry file called a “hive”? (devblogs.microsoft.com)
88 points | 6 months ago with 104 comments
2003A Group Is Its Own Worst Enemy (gwern.net)
88 points | 2 years ago with 14 comments
2003C++: Is It Really a Cruel Joke? (webhome.phy.duke.edu)
88 points | 4 years ago with 148 comments
2003Friendly Feudalism: The Tibet Myth (swans.com)
87 points | 2 years ago with 166 comments
2003It Can Be Done (multicians.org)
87 points | 4 years ago with 18 comments
2003The Origin of Mass (web.mit.edu)
87 points | 5 years ago with 28 comments
2003Twenty years of speedcubing (ws.binghamton.edu)
86 points | 4 years ago with 22 comments
2003A letter to the Editorial Board, Journal of Algorithms (www-cs-faculty.stanford.edu)
86 points | 5 years ago with 12 comments
2003.NET Garbage Collector Basics and Performance Hints (msdn.microsoft.com)
85 points | 5 years ago with 20 comments
2003The Allied “Passierschein” Safe Conduct Passes of WWII (psywarrior.com)
85 points | 2 months ago with 26 comments
2003OS Development Tutorials (osdever.net)
85 points | 2 years ago with 5 comments
2003Thwarted Linux backdoor hints at smarter hacks (securityfocus.com)
85 points | 9 years ago with 52 comments
2003The Semantic Web, Syllogism, and Worldview (karmak.org)
84 points | 1 year ago with 11 comments
2003Joel on The Absolute Minimum Every Developer Must Know About Unicode (joelonsoftware.com)
82 points across 3 posts | 7 years ago with 1 comments
2003The Cognitive Style of PowerPoint (inf.ed.ac.uk)
81 points | 1 year ago with 49 comments
2003Capability Myths Demolished (erights.org)
80 points | 2 years ago with 30 comments
2003Understanding, finding, and eliminating ground loops (web.mit.edu)
79 points | 4 years ago with 13 comments
2003Applications of Markov Chains (langvillea.people.cofc.edu)
79 points | 2 years ago with 7 comments
2003Be lucky - it's an easy skill to learn (telegraph.co.uk)
78 points | 12 years ago with 36 comments
2003Caring for Your Introvert (theatlantic.com)
78 points | 12 years ago with 36 comments
2003Theo de Raadt on Plan 9 licensing (groups.google.com)
78 points | 7 years ago with 49 comments
2003Plan 9: The Way the Future Was (homepage.cs.uri.edu)
78 points | 6 years ago with 41 comments
2003One Frickin' User Interface for Linux (cs.anu.edu.au)
78 points | 7 years ago with 78 comments
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