Ripples of Decay

I’m now convinced that there are episodes, perhaps induced by sunspots or other amorphous forces, that cause sudden surges in technology-related problems. In the past 48 hours we’ve been experiencing DNS problems, server problems, network problems, and AOL email problems. Everything appears unrelated to everything else. Technology, of course, is expected to break. Why does it have to happen all at once, though?


Charles's picture
Charles on December 8, 2005 - 01:53 Permalink

Simple: There is a God, and his name is Murphy. :)

Chris Corrigan's picture
Chris Corrigan on December 8, 2005 - 04:10 Permalink

Yeah…blogspot was hosed yesterday too…Telus went down all over our little Island…crazy day

Rob L.'s picture
Rob L. on December 8, 2005 - 13:39 Permalink

Yesterday a system file was corrupted on my home PC rendering it unable to boot.