Sites Down

GMail Down

In the latest in my ongoing series of Major websites experiencing outages, GMail has been down for at least the last hour. Google’s Mail service is excellent and over all I’ve always been pleased with it. Their servers are redundant, I don’t have problems with lost email messages, and the Read more…

By Nick Moline, ago
Sites Down

Amazon Still down, money down too

I previously reported that Amazon.com was down with a non-descriptive error message. After almost 2 of downtime it seems they’ve decided to have a friendlier error message, so it seems at least they are acknowledging that something is wrong now, but it is still down. According to CNet, this outage Read more…

By Nick Moline, ago
Work

Server woes

Well I previously posted today a number of things that were wrong with the week, now I’ve got some more. It turns out the hosting provider, fastservers.net, that hosts the server I’m sharing with some other companies, is nearly doubling their prices effective next month. So now we’ve got to Read more…

By Nick Moline, ago