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Natwest and Ulster Bank customers were among those who experienced disruption to their online services on Wednesday, after RBS's systems suffered an outage once again.
Flash SSDs are non-volatile, so what could go wrong when power fails? A great deal, even on high-end 'enterprise' SSDs.
Numerous users of the online email service Outlook.com were locked out of their accounts on Monday after a service outage.
Both Telstra and Optus are responding to communication service outages as the Queensland flood crisis continues.
UPDATED 3: Some BlackBerry customers on the Vodafone network have experienced outages, the second such outage in four months.
Netflix's Christmas outage is yet another reminder that downtime happens at the worst possible time and the cloud is not inherently resilient.
Social network Facebook has assisted worldwide law enforcement agencies to crack a botnet that is thought to have infected 11 million machines, and raked in more than $850 million.
According to web monitoring firm Renesys, 'the restoration was achieved just as quickly and neatly as the outage'. However, it may be too early to tell for sure what precisely caused the cutoff on Thursday.
The Australian government has flagged that it will oppose proposed changes to the International Telecommunications Regulations that would expand government power over the internet.
If the ITU's treaty is signed into law at WCIT-12 in Dubai this month, its new Internet governance rules will make Syria's Internet blackout a "trivial" and legally supported maneuver for every country in the world.
The Click Frenzy website outage last night has been well documented, and some fear that the tech failure will turn Australians off e-retailing.
The over-hyped Click Frenzy online sale event failed to achieve lift-off, and crashed on the launch pad.
"Petraeus-gate," some U.S. pundits are calling it. How significant is it that even the head of the CIA can have his emails read by an albeit friendly domestic intelligence agency, which can lead to his resignation and global, and very public humiliation? Here's how.
One Chinese Web monitoring organization warns that China, during the country's Party Congress 'elections,' may be blocking access to the company's products.
A fire has broken out at MyNetFone's contact centre, forcing it to evacuate its staff and leave the phones unmanned.
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