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Front page stories from April 17, 2015, ordered by time spent there.

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1. RethinkDB 2.0 is amazing (conery.io)
348 points by TheMissingPiece on Apr 17, 2015 | 203 comments
2. A QUIC update on Google’s experimental transport (chromium.org)
231 points by jplevine on Apr 17, 2015 | 123 comments
3. Why and How I Wrote My Academic Book in Plain Text (rice.edu)
228 points by diodorus on Apr 17, 2015 | 133 comments
4. Scientists Perturbed by Loss of Stat Tool to Sift Research Fudge from Fact (scientificamerican.com)
79 points by jonbaer on Apr 17, 2015 | 39 comments
5. The Fuck – Correct your previous console command (github.com)
438 points by nvbn on Apr 17, 2015 | 165 comments
6. Advanced R by Hadley Wickham (had.co.nz)
116 points by sonabinu on Apr 17, 2015 | 24 comments
7. Chord progressions of 25,000 songs (amitkohli.com)
282 points by joubert on Apr 17, 2015 | 108 comments
8. Paul's Extreme Sound Stretch (sourceforge.net)
80 points by tomkwok on Apr 17, 2015 | 16 comments
9. Google Container Registry (cloud.google.com)
106 points by fbueno on Apr 17, 2015 | 30 comments
10. The death of optimizing compilers [pdf] (cr.yp.to)
217 points by fcambus on Apr 17, 2015 | 216 comments
11. Female Chimps Seen Making, Wielding Spears (discovery.com)
205 points by curtis on Apr 17, 2015 | 99 comments
12. Code Inflation [pdf] (computer.org)
80 points by chilgart on Apr 17, 2015 | 29 comments
13. Circuit: A Minimal Distributed Programmatic OS written in Go (gocircuit.github.io)
86 points by jaytaylor on Apr 17, 2015 | 22 comments
14. How ZenPayroll processes billions of dollars in annual payroll (stackshare.io)
79 points by sergiotapia on Apr 17, 2015 | 17 comments
15. PEP 492 – Coroutines with async and await syntax (python.org)
234 points by 1st1 on Apr 17, 2015 | 126 comments
16. LlamaDB: A simple SQL database written in Rust (github.com)
72 points by adamnemecek on Apr 17, 2015 | 8 comments
17. DocStore: Document Database for MySQL at Facebook [pdf] (percona.com)
60 points by ngrilly on Apr 17, 2015 | 17 comments
18. I found Einstein's Brain (medium.com)
66 points by steven on Apr 17, 2015 | 13 comments
19. RFC 7569 – Public Key Pinning Extension for HTTP (ietf.org)
49 points by ch0wn on Apr 17, 2015 | 9 comments
20. Thumbnail track pad (mit.edu)
64 points by ub on Apr 17, 2015 | 23 comments
21. Teespring (YC W13) uses social media to sell more than 7M shirts a year (bloomberg.com)
44 points by jkw on Apr 17, 2015 | 8 comments
22. Bloomberg Terminals Suffer Widespread Failures (nytimes.com)
132 points by svtrent on Apr 17, 2015 | 66 comments
23. Spacemacs – Emacs advanced kit focused on Evil (github.com)
227 points by weavie on Apr 17, 2015 | 102 comments
24. Does Working from Home Work? Evidence from a Chinese Experiment (2013) (nber.org)
51 points by brownbat on Apr 17, 2015 | 38 comments
25. Double-clicking on the Web (ma.ttias.be)
106 points by Mojah on Apr 18, 2015 | 105 comments
26. The art of shuffling music (emphy.de)
39 points by wfunction on Apr 17, 2015 | 27 comments
27. The Ghost Parcels of El Paso (makeloveland.com)
31 points by rmason on Apr 17, 2015 | 13 comments
28. Why are there both TMP and TEMP environment variables, and which one is right? (msdn.com)
63 points by cremno on Apr 17, 2015 | 14 comments
29. Eternally Confuzzled (eternallyconfuzzled.com)
35 points by faragon on Apr 17, 2015 | 10 comments
30. PizzaHut still serves its first homepage (pizzahut.com)
248 points by narfz on Apr 18, 2015 | 123 comments
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