The following sentence from The Verge an understatement.
Amazon’s web hosting services are among the most widely used out there, which means that when Amazon’s servers goes down, a lot of things go down with them.
Numerous services rely on Amazon and are down, but Mary Baum retweeted a Gillian Owen tweet about one particular service.
I still have not checked http://isisitdownrightnowdown.com/ - and I won't, because who knows what's there. Probably Warren Beatty's non-love letters to Faye Dunaway.
On controlled obsolescence - compatibility doesn't have to be hard - or does it? - Over the weekend, Dave Winer shared a post that Peter N. M. Hansteen wrote in 2013. The title of Hansteen's post? "Compatibility Is Hard." Specifically, Ha...
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