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Front page stories from April 23, 2016, ordered by time spent there.

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1. Doom as a tool for system administration (1999) (unm.edu)
165 points by CarolineW on Apr 23, 2016 | 39 comments
2. V8 Release 5.1 (v8project.blogspot.com)
167 points by kenOfYugen on Apr 23, 2016 | 56 comments
3. Interview with Scott Aaronson (scientificamerican.com)
192 points by robinhouston on Apr 23, 2016 | 82 comments
4. Show HN: QBE – a new compiler back end (c9x.me)
241 points by mpu on Apr 23, 2016 | 68 comments
5. Victorians who flew as high as jumbo jets (bbc.com)
159 points by otoolep on Apr 23, 2016 | 37 comments
6. Reversing the Petya ransomware with constraint solvers (0xec.blogspot.com)
227 points by ingve on Apr 23, 2016 | 41 comments
7. Not All Practice Makes Perfect (nautil.us)
153 points by DiabloD3 on Apr 23, 2016 | 61 comments
8. Making 1M requests with Python-aiohttp (pawelmhm.github.io)
123 points by dante9999 on Apr 23, 2016 | 81 comments
9. Iranians Are Using Satellite TV to Beam in Banned Internet (wired.com)
211 points by jonbaer on Apr 22, 2016 | 96 comments
10. Aphantasia: How It Feels to Be Blind in Your Mind (facebook.com)
194 points by ingve on Apr 23, 2016 | 202 comments
11. The impact of Prince’s death on Wikipedia (wikimedia.org)
253 points by The_ed17 on Apr 23, 2016 | 101 comments
12. The Chaos and the Craftsmanship of Shenzhen (rexstjohn.com)
120 points by chinatrip02 on Apr 23, 2016 | 42 comments
13. Sorry ARIMA, but I’m Going Bayesian (stitchfix.com)
173 points by stared on Apr 23, 2016 | 34 comments
14. Why Uber Won (greylock.com)
173 points by realdlee on Apr 23, 2016 | 143 comments
15. Ex-Reddit exec launches 'Imzy,' a warmer, fuzzier Reddit (thenextweb.com)
170 points by Osiris30 on Apr 23, 2016 | 365 comments
16. How we found that the Linux nios2 memset() implementation had a bug (free-electrons.com)
97 points by ingve on Apr 22, 2016 | 16 comments
17. The Paradox of the Elephant Brain (nautil.us)
100 points by srikar on Apr 23, 2016 | 58 comments
18. FPGA expansion board for the Amiga 500: SDRAM, microSD mass storage and Ethernet (github.com)
105 points by doener on Apr 23, 2016 | 16 comments
19. Bots won't replace apps, only better apps will replace apps (dangrover.com)
260 points by rmason on Apr 23, 2016 | 67 comments
20. Opera VPN behind the curtains is just a proxy (gist.github.com)
126 points by tdurden on Apr 23, 2016 | 47 comments
21. The Rise of Pirate Libraries (atlasobscura.com)
132 points by fforflo on Apr 23, 2016 | 35 comments
22. William Shakespeare, Playwright and Poet, Is Dead at 52 (nytimes.com)
113 points by hvo on Apr 23, 2016 | 73 comments
23. How the Apocalypse Will Bring Out the Best in People (psmag.com)
85 points by pmcpinto on Apr 23, 2016 | 72 comments
24. For What It’s Worth: A Review of Wu-Tang Clan’s “Once Upon a Time in Shaolin” (dancohen.org)
178 points by tintinnabula on Apr 24, 2016 | 84 comments
25. GSL – a Universal Code Generator (github.com)
102 points by cookrn on Apr 24, 2016 | 28 comments
26. NASA to begin historic new era of X-Planes (nasa.gov)
152 points by astdb on Apr 24, 2016 | 51 comments
27. Interactively Explore 120M Flight Records with GPUs (mapd.com)
46 points by tmostak on Apr 23, 2016 | 12 comments
28. What If the Future of Technology Is in Your Ear? (backchannel.com)
42 points by caseyf7 on Apr 23, 2016 | 30 comments
29. Something Secret This Way Comes (llogiq.github.io)
163 points by llogiq on Apr 24, 2016 | 34 comments
30. Schools are helping police spy on kids’ social media activity (washingtonpost.com)
102 points by raddad on Apr 24, 2016 | 75 comments
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