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Stories from October 13, 2011, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Rob Pike: Dennis Ritchie has died (plus.google.com)
1958 points by fogus on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 196 comments
2. IOS 5's "Cleaning" Behavior (marco.org)
568 points by JeffDClark on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 195 comments
3. Lights (elliegoulding.com)
567 points by citricsquid on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 91 comments
4. RIP, dmr (muppetlabs.com)
565 points by breadbox on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 21 comments
5. Bjarne Stroustrup on Dennis Ritchie: They said it couldn't be done, & he did it (herbsutter.com)
402 points by ColinWright on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 34 comments
6. Ubuntu 11.10 Released (Online Tour) (ubuntu.com)
392 points by mgunes on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 111 comments
7. RIP, Dennis Ritchie, Father of Unix and C (tagxedo.com)
395 points by HardyLeung on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 3 comments
8. The last time I saw Steve Jobs (pluckytree.org)
390 points by stevenleeg on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 44 comments
9. 250x Speed Improvements with Microcaching (and No New Code) (fennb.com)
346 points by taybenlor on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 73 comments
10. Forced Exercise's Effects on the Brain (well.blogs.nytimes.com)
278 points by robg on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 57 comments
11. Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) released (ubuntu.com)
252 points by micrypt on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 82 comments
12. Dear Mozilla: Fix Your Damn Browser (jasonlefkowitz.net)
252 points by smacktoward on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 203 comments
13. Anti-foreword to the Unix haters handbook by dmr (pastebin.com)
246 points by noufalibrahim on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 31 comments
14. Dennis Ritchie (wikipedia.org)
243 points by Anon84 on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 1 comment
15. Tim Bray on Dennis Ritchie (tbray.org)
237 points by DanielRibeiro on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 9 comments
16. Dennis Ritchie RIP (lwn.net)
212 points by zoowar on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 1 comment
17. Unix's founding fathers [2004] (economist.com)
209 points by bootload on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 4 comments
18. Dennis Ritchie, 1941-2011 (boingboing.net)
206 points by ecounysis on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 2 comments
19. Groupon tries to recruit DHH. (gist.github.com)
192 points by sahillavingia on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 10 comments
20. Dmr's home page (bell-labs.com)
191 points by geoka9 on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 3 comments
21. USV invests in Duck Duck Go (usv.com)
190 points by twidlit on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 57 comments
22. How to beat the CAP theorem (nathanmarz.com)
183 points by icey on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 77 comments
23. I take it back. Unity is cool. (lunduke.com)
181 points by swah on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 86 comments
24. One year old thinks magazine is a broken iPad (cnet.com)
171 points by inshane on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 83 comments
25. Rob Pike: An important message from Dennis Ritchie (1981) (plus.google.com)
163 points by xd on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 3 comments
26. HTML5 (plugin free) web-based terminal emulator and SSH client (github.com)
155 points by zacharysjoden on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 49 comments
27. DuckDuckGo is growing (gabrielweinberg.com)
147 points by jeffmiller on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 55 comments
28. Ritchie, Stroustrup, and Gosling interview (gotw.ca)
146 points by Hitchhiker on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 1 comment
29. Dennis Ritchie has died (pythonmeister.blogspot.com)
135 points by pythonmeister on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 2 comments
30. Early Ritchie Unix Talk [ca. 1972] (bell-labs.com)
125 points by BrandonM on Oct 13, 2011 | hide | 2 comments

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