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down-time

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Customizing hard disk spin-down times

Mac OS X has an option to keep hard drives spinning for quick file access, or to save power and reduce noise by spinning them down when they're not in use. This can be convenient, but is rather limiting for users who would like to customize when their

By September 8, 2009

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For Stephen Colbert, NYSE outage was 'Apocalypse Dow'

The late-night comedian lets the stress show over down time for the computers that move America's money.

By July 9, 2015

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Hidden bugs that made Amazon Web Service outage worse

Although an electrical storm caused the Amazon Web Services outage, it was a slew of previously unseen bugs in the cloud's technology that extended the down time.

By July 3, 2012

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RIM apologizes for BlackBerry outages

New Facebook interaction added to eBay, Siri has some quirky answers and BlackBerry service is restored, but will there be compensation for down time?

By October 13, 2011

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BlackBerry apologizes for outages

New Facebook interaction added to eBay, Siri has some quirky answers and BlackBerry service is restored, but will there be compensation for down time?

By October 13, 2011

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Gaming preview: 'F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin'

"F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin" is the sequel to the terrifying first-person sci-fi shooter. This time around you must continue the battle against a supernatural force that threatens to destroy an American city. Back again is the game's signature affect, the ability to slow down time during gunfights. "F.E.A.R. 2" creeps into stores on February 10 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC.

January 23, 2009

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Start-up follows Sun's abandoned path

Irish company Antefacto says it can ensure Web sites less than five minutes of down time a year with a product that fills the void Sun Microsystems left when it dropped StaqWare software.

February 13, 2002

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Short Take: Novell adds support for hot plugging technology

Novell has added support for NetFrame's Hot Pluggable PCI technology to its IntranetWare operating system and Web server suite. The NetFrame technology will let IntranetWare users add or swap PCI boards and their device drivers without having to shut down either IntranetWare or the server. The idea is to minimize the server down-time associated with hardware upgrades.

By December 17, 1996