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Front page stories from December 22, 2014, ordered by time spent there.

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1. Salvatore Sanfilippo, the author of Redis: from Sicily with talent and passion (baia-network.org)
360 points by davidw on Dec 22, 2014 | 61 comments
2. We Invite Everyone at Etsy to Do an Engineering Rotation (codeascraft.com)
293 points by kevingessner on Dec 22, 2014 | 70 comments
3. High speed M&M sorting machine (reviewmylife.co.uk)
219 points by nbsymr on Dec 22, 2014 | 43 comments
4. Kalzumeus Software Year in Review 2014 (kalzumeus.com)
391 points by JayNeely on Dec 22, 2014 | 153 comments
5. Meteor and Qt (achipa.blogspot.com)
162 points by achipa on Dec 22, 2014 | 41 comments
6. Cat Litter Boxes and DRM (medium.com)
286 points by DanBlake on Dec 22, 2014 | 123 comments
7. The Humane Representation of Thought [video] (vimeo.com)
196 points by jashkenas on Dec 22, 2014 | 32 comments
8. PHP 7's new hashtable implementation (nikic.github.io)
250 points by xrstf on Dec 23, 2014 | 131 comments
9. GPGPU Accelerates PostgreSQL (slideshare.net)
221 points by lelf on Dec 23, 2014 | 52 comments
10. Generating code (golang.org)
156 points by dctrwatson on Dec 22, 2014 | 85 comments
11. Attack Is Suspected as North Korean Internet Collapses (nytimes.com)
373 points by jcfrei on Dec 22, 2014 | 190 comments
12. Principles of Distributed Computing (ethz.ch)
268 points by olalonde on Dec 23, 2014 | 22 comments
13. Google Self-Driving Car Project's first vehicle prototype (plus.google.com)
229 points by justhw on Dec 22, 2014 | 194 comments
14. What's wrong with convolutional nets? [video] (mit.edu)
113 points by drewvolpe on Dec 22, 2014 | 18 comments
15. A New Way to Reach Mars Safely, Anytime and on the Cheap (scientificamerican.com)
118 points by softdev12 on Dec 22, 2014 | 58 comments
16. Improving Redis CRC performance (matt.sh)
112 points by localhost on Dec 22, 2014 | 38 comments
17. Popular Myths about C++, Part 3 (isocpp.org)
122 points by jabaldonedo on Dec 22, 2014 | 110 comments
18. Buzz Aldrin: The Dark Side of the Moon (gq.com)
96 points by Thevet on Dec 22, 2014 | 24 comments
19. A Lost 1996 Interview with David Foster Wallace (medium.com)
91 points by benbreen on Dec 22, 2014 | 22 comments
20. How I Got the First Paying Customers for My Startup (medium.com)
106 points by jteusa on Dec 22, 2014 | 39 comments
21. Prosecute Torturers and Their Bosses (nytimes.com)
521 points by rpicard on Dec 22, 2014 | 323 comments
22. Is Homo Economicus a Psychopath? (forbes.com)
112 points by jonathansizz on Dec 22, 2014 | 85 comments
23. How Good Was Napoleon? (2007) (historytoday.com)
104 points by diodorus on Dec 23, 2014 | 79 comments
24. JMAP – a better way to email (fastmail.com)
410 points by brongondwana on Dec 22, 2014 | 115 comments
25. Haskell Poll Results (stephendiehl.com)
85 points by lelf on Dec 22, 2014 | 9 comments
26. Network Manager 1.0 Released after 10 years of development (gnome.org)
121 points by Mister_Snuggles on Dec 23, 2014 | 37 comments
27. Beginners' Guide to Linkers (lurklurk.org)
111 points by rocky1138 on Dec 23, 2014 | 12 comments
28. Rackspace DNS DDOS (plus.google.com)
79 points by treerunner on Dec 22, 2014 | 58 comments
29. With 5000 apps, Pebble is winning the smartwatch developer war, at least for now (fastcompany.com)
74 points by technologizer on Dec 23, 2014 | 33 comments
30. Analysis of some of the IP addresses in the Sony hack (krypt3ia.wordpress.com)
81 points by gokhan on Dec 22, 2014 | 66 comments
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