Thank goodness it's Friday. Buckle down so we can tell you what happened last night.
You'll need that safety belt, because it was all about outages. The night started with(AWS) falling over in Western Europe. The on top of the balance glitch that it had last month.
But it kept on going. Next in line was Google Talk; those who tried to use the service were.
Twitter also finally explained that two of its systems had failed in parallel, making the company's redundancy, well, redundant.. The company
Alcatel-Lucent's results were less than stellar, and the company is set to lay off 5000 jobs. Nokia is also axing jobs — the company is .
Facebook also announced results, making a loss and sending shares plummeting.
It's also reportedly offering a bug bounty to anyone who can.
Amazon's second-quarter results, meanwhile,
A judge revealed that Samsung, if inadvertently, for its trial with Apple over patent infringement.
In other Apple news, the Mac trojan reported earlier in the week.
At the Olympics, it seems that. Why or how the organisers plan to enforce this ban is anyone's guess.
And from the "what the?" files, the Czech Republic team at the Olympics has a.