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Impact of Twitter outages grows as stock traders go social

Now that tweets are running through Bloomberg financial terminals, Twitter has a greater responsibility to maintain uptime.

By June 4, 2013


How to find system up-time on Windows 7

Even though you might wish your computer could be on forever, it's not really a great idea.

By September 9, 2011


Will Black Friday bruise Target.com?

Target's site has already been tested by a spike in demand, and it fell over. Now Target.com is facing questions about uptime during the holiday rush.

By November 18, 2011


'Are My Sites Up?' keeps an eye on uptime

Check to see if various sites are up (yours or someone else's) with this free Web tool, which checks up to 50 URLs every 15 minutes, and sends you an e-mail when something goes wrong.

By January 8, 2009


Google weasels out of uptime promise? Not so fast

Small Google Apps outages can accumulate without Google paying a penalty, Pingdom concludes. But service level agreements don't tell the whole story.

By December 4, 2008


Google grab bag: Translation, Apps uptime, and more

Company adds new translation abilities, potentially prepares for new YouTube ads, extends credit to paying Google Apps customers, and more.

By August 28, 2008


Twitter downtime still not ideal, report says

The microblogging service's performance might have improved for some, but according to uptime monitor CheckMySite, it's still not where it should be.

By November 19, 2009


'Are My Sites Up?' comes to the iPhone

The site uptime service has a new iPhone app that lets you check uptime while out and about. Future versions may add real-time notifications too.

By April 8, 2009


Say what? When it comes to uptime, 'Second Life' founder is on cloud nine

Linden Lab CEO Philip Rosedale encourages users to be optimistic about the virtual world's frequent downages.

By August 25, 2007


Site down? Try Mr. Uptime

Keep an eye on downed Web sites with this simple Firefox extension.

By August 10, 2007