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Front page stories from December 10, 2014, ordered by time spent there.

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1. What if journalists had story writing tools as powerful as those used by coders? (pudo.org)
320 points by danso on Dec 10, 2014 | 145 comments
2. Databases at 14.4Mhz (foundationdb.com)
297 points by chton on Dec 10, 2014 | 81 comments
3. Firefox.html: Rebuilding Firefox UI in HTML (mail.mozilla.org)
609 points by ash on Dec 10, 2014 | 144 comments
4. Travis CI: From Open to Minimum Vacation Policy (paperplanes.de)
675 points by michaelochurch on Dec 10, 2014 | 329 comments
5. Elm 0.14 – Simpler Core, Better Tools (elm-lang.org)
231 points by teamonkey on Dec 10, 2014 | 70 comments
6. Rosetta finds comet's water vapour to be significantly different from Earth's (esa.int)
234 points by twowo on Dec 10, 2014 | 53 comments
7. When your IP traffic in AWS disappears into a black hole (clever.com)
185 points by schimmy_changa on Dec 10, 2014 | 53 comments
8. Scientific Peer Review Is Broken – Fighting to Fix It with Anonymity (wired.com)
176 points by gkuan on Dec 10, 2014 | 69 comments
9. Magnus Carlsen – “I am chaotic and lazy” (2010) (chessbase.com)
240 points by radovanb on Dec 10, 2014 | 87 comments
10. A City That Is Moving 9 Kilometers Down the Road (nextcity.org)
134 points by Thevet on Dec 10, 2014 | 50 comments
11. Wouldn't it be fun to build your own Google? (oreilly.com)
150 points by martinkl on Dec 10, 2014 | 61 comments
12. High Temperature Superconductivity Record Smashed by Sulphur Hydride (medium.com)
118 points by jonbaer on Dec 10, 2014 | 34 comments
13. Category Theory by Tom LaGatta (youtube.com)
174 points by vinchuco on Dec 10, 2014 | 13 comments
14. MDBM – High-speed database (yahooeng.tumblr.com)
159 points by threepointone on Dec 11, 2014 | 111 comments
15. Techstars to open up shop in Detroit (crainsdetroit.com)
145 points by nwest on Dec 10, 2014 | 94 comments
16. Go 1.4 is released (golang.org)
453 points by ahochhaus on Dec 11, 2014 | 257 comments
17. Google News to shut down in Spain (googlepolicyeurope.blogspot.com)
369 points by apsec112 on Dec 11, 2014 | 259 comments
18. Bay Area Storm Watch (nullschool.net)
182 points by vsloo on Dec 11, 2014 | 59 comments
19. Microsoft accepting Bitcoin (microsoft.com)
416 points by DavidSJ on Dec 11, 2014 | 148 comments
20. Bootstrapping Rust (aidancully.blogspot.com)
102 points by bluehex on Dec 11, 2014 | 16 comments
21. Ancient doodle hints that Homo erectus was smarter than we thought (arstechnica.com)
60 points by mbrubeck on Dec 11, 2014 | 3 comments
22. Speeding Up PostgreSQL with Partial Indexes (heapanalytics.com)
98 points by drob on Dec 10, 2014 | 27 comments
23. Prime Gap Grows After Decades-Long Lull (quantamagazine.org)
83 points by digital55 on Dec 10, 2014 | 23 comments
24. Crawling BitTorrent DHTs for Fun and Profit (2010) [pdf] (jhalderm.com)
55 points by tikwidd on Dec 11, 2014 | 7 comments
25. Cornell to Digitize a Rich Hip Hop Archive (npr.org)
52 points by pepys on Dec 11, 2014 | 11 comments
26. A Twenty-First-Century Shipwreck (newyorker.com)
42 points by Vigier on Dec 11, 2014 | 11 comments
27. Mysterious 2008 Turkey Pipeline Blast Opened New Cyberwar Era (bloomberg.com)
66 points by happyscrappy on Dec 10, 2014 | 15 comments
28. Seizing Control of Yahoo Mail Cross-Origin Again (saynotolinux.com)
52 points by anglebracket on Dec 10, 2014 | 1 comment
29. Special K, a Hallucinogen, Raises Hopes and Concerns as Treatment for Depression (nytimes.com)
89 points by applecore on Dec 10, 2014 | 71 comments
30. Writing a Phase-locked Loop in Straight C (liquidsdr.org)
59 points by blueintegral on Dec 10, 2014 | 6 comments
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