Outages

When Amazon Makes a Mistake, Expect a Prompt, Overly Detailed Response

The internet outage on Tuesday was caused by a programmer's inputting error.

Why Some Websites May Not Be Working for You Today

People had trouble accessing sites including Twitter and Vox, but others found the sites accessible in Europe or via mobile phones.

Reuters

Twitter Suffers Worldwide Outage

The social-media network had greeted visitors with a message that there was something technically wrong.

Ray Hennessey

Mayday, Slackers! Facebook Is Down.

It's not just you. 'Sorry, something went wrong.' Again.

Microsoft Says 11-Hour Azure Outage Was Caused by System Update

The problem affected customers around the globe and affected third-party programs hosted on the platform.

Carly Okyle

Facebook Toys With Our Minds, Crashes Briefly, Then Comes Back to Life

The addictive social network suffered an outage today, but lucky for social-media addicts the world over, the horror is already over.

Glitch Sparks Ongoing Blockchain Outage; Mt. Gox Resurrects Site to Let Users Check Balances

At least we know customer funds are safe at Blockchain, but what about those suddenly available to view over at Mt. Gox?