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Pingdom: Facebook is killing it on page views

A report from the traffic firm suggests that the social network has 11 times as many page views as its closest competitor, MySpace.

By Jan. 7, 2010

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Internet now active with 2.1 billion users

The year 2011 saw a jump in Internet users to 2.1 billion, now averaging 30 percent of all people around the world, according to stats revealed by traffic site Pingdom.

By Jan. 18, 2012

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WordPress is reigning champ for blogging platforms

A new survey shows that 49 percent of the world's top 100 blogs use the popular Web publishing platform.

By Apr. 11, 2012

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Apple and Google take divergent paths on Wall Street

Last year, Apple was heading for a $1,000 stock price. Now it's Google, as the two tech giants battle to win the hearts and minds of users on the go and in the cloud.

By Mar. 7, 2013

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Is Pinterest more popular than Tumblr in the U.S.?

New data compiled by Royal Pingdom seems to indicate that Pinterest has overtaken Tumblr in terms of traffic.

By Jun. 28, 2012

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Facebook opens engineering office in London

The social network's first engineering office outside the U.S. will start small, focusing on key products such as mobile and platform, the London team leader says.

By Jul. 24, 2012

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Twitter explains service meltdown

Twitter's vice president of engineering explains the system's fail in a message to users.

By Jun. 21, 2012

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Twitter taken down by nasty 'cascaded' bug

Service was spotty for Twitter users as the company scrambled to figure out why the site was down. While Twitter says it's an internal issue, a hacker group is claiming responsibility.

By Jun. 21, 2012

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Bug causes Twitter's lengthy outage

Twitter says an outage this morning was due to a "cascaded bug" in an infrastructure component and adds that it's working on keeping access consistent.

By Jun. 21, 2012

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YouSendIt suffers downtime, service hiccups

Popular file sharing service YouSendIt experiences significant issues, with users unable to send files to one another.

By Jun. 26, 2012