Microsoft’s Information Social Network Socl Now Open For All

As if there aren't enough social networks out there like Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, etc, Microsoft has now opened up their "informational social network" Socl ( for everyone to join! Some features include: Posts. Viewing the rapid feed on Socl is faster and, well, just better. The home screen is all about the beautiful [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:59:36-05:00December 4th, 2012|Categories: Internet|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Amazon Cloud Services Down – Affecting Multiple Sites & Services

An apparent issue with Amazon Elastic Cloud Compute network caused partial outages of several popular sites on Monday afternoon. Sites included Reddit, Netflix, Foursquare, Imgur, Pinterest, and Minecraft, among others. The outage was narrowed down to Amazon's data center in North Virginia and started around noon CST today. On Amazon’s AWS status page, the company [...]

By |2016-10-16T16:00:09-05:00October 22nd, 2012|Categories: Internet|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments