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

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1. Hack the Kernel – Learn about operating systems online (ops-class.org)
611 points by krat0sprakhar on Oct 23, 2016 | 55 comments
2. Battery technology may emerge as a trillion-dollar threat to credit markets (bloomberg.com)
392 points by perseusprime11 on Oct 23, 2016 | 268 comments
3. Probabilistic Programming (probabilistic-programming.org)
254 points by YeGoblynQueenne on Oct 23, 2016 | 51 comments
4. Building a Shop with Sub-Second Page Loads: Lessons Learned (medium.com)
271 points by DivineTraube on Oct 23, 2016 | 96 comments
5. Design and Implementation of Probabilistic Programming Languages (dippl.org)
116 points by adamnemecek on Oct 23, 2016 | 4 comments
6. The Clockwise/Spiral Rule of C declarations (c-faq.com)
225 points by xvirk on Oct 23, 2016 | 68 comments
7. Using Rowhammer bitflips to root Android phones (arstechnica.com)
279 points by ryanlol on Oct 23, 2016 | 141 comments
8. Congressman calls for probe into Valeant’s pricing of lead poisoning drug (statnews.com)
69 points by rgejman on Oct 23, 2016 | 51 comments
9. Building a Bank with Kubernetes [slides] (monzo.com)
375 points by renaudg on Oct 24, 2016 | 100 comments
10. Capturing Millions of Packets per Second in Linux without Third-Party Libraries (kukuruku.co)
249 points by andreygrehov on Oct 24, 2016 | 45 comments
11. Salisbury cathedral clock (wikipedia.org)
57 points by Vigier on Oct 21, 2016 | 22 comments
12. Some of Us Are Haunted by Washington Phillips (newyorker.com)
36 points by tintinnabula on Oct 22, 2016 | 5 comments
13. Twenty years later I wrote a Tetris again (blog.levit.be)
172 points by kodisha on Oct 23, 2016 | 42 comments
14. The Unofficial Apple Events App for MacOS with Chromecast Support (github.com)
97 points by insidegui on Oct 24, 2016 | 15 comments
15. Symmetric multi-processing, multi-threading and synchronisation explained (techtake.info)
74 points by kiyanwang on Oct 23, 2016 | 3 comments
16. Coding like Shakespeare: practical function naming conventions (rainsoft.io)
87 points by panzerdp on Oct 23, 2016 | 29 comments
17. SIMD vs. SIMT vs. SMT: parallelism in NVIDIA GPUs (2011) (yosefk.com)
91 points by deafcalculus on Oct 23, 2016 | 7 comments
18. FPGA Acceleration by Dynamically-Loaded Hardware Libraries [pdf] (dtu.dk)
65 points by Katydid on Oct 23, 2016 | 20 comments
19. ‘Black Mirror’ Finds Terror, and Soul, in the Machine (nytimes.com)
271 points by sajid on Oct 23, 2016 | 138 comments
20. What would have happened if the Normans had lost the Battle of Hastings? (newstatesman.com)
82 points by benbreen on Oct 20, 2016 | 64 comments
21. How HotelTonight Scaled Their Stack [audio] (stackshare.io)
80 points by relivo on Oct 24, 2016 | 24 comments
22. Kaldi Speech Recognition Toolkit (github.com)
71 points by based2 on Oct 23, 2016 | 18 comments
23. Coding for Kids: Linda Liukas on Nurturing Your Child’s Technical Imagination (dailyfig.com)
76 points by mcone on Oct 23, 2016 | 15 comments
24. The Perils of Peak Attention (newrepublic.com)
76 points by benbreen on Oct 22, 2016 | 5 comments
25. A New Tack to Stave Off Alzheimer's Years Before the First Symptom (scientificamerican.com)
71 points by mrestko on Oct 21, 2016 | 15 comments
26. How I make $400 a month in Passive Income by Self-Publishing (medium.com)
198 points by BlackJack on Oct 23, 2016 | 61 comments
27. Cloud Native Application Interfaces (kubernetes.io)
76 points by xkarga00 on Oct 23, 2016 | 21 comments
28. The Prophecies of Jane Jacobs (theatlantic.com)
77 points by pmcpinto on Oct 23, 2016 | 15 comments
29. Iceland, a land of Vikings, braces for a Pirate Party takeover (washingtonpost.com)
202 points by petethomas on Oct 23, 2016 | 139 comments
30. Elon Musk SpaceX AMA (reddit.com)
299 points by baq on Oct 23, 2016 | 92 comments
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