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How TweetDeck's Massive Outage Unfolded

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June 11, 2014
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A cyber worm breached Twitter's companion app, Tweetdeck, which hijacked user accounts and retweeted jumbled computer code. Video provided by Newsy


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Facebook Outage Hits Users Worldwide, Second Crash in 2014

Facebook Outage Hits Users Worldwide, Second Crash in 2014

TheStreet (June 19, 2014) — Thursday morning, Facebook users across the globe were greeted with a message that read "Sorry, something went wrong." The social networking site crashed and was down for less than an hour on desktops and via mobile app. The issue was resolved by about 4:30am, EST. This is the second time the site has gone down this year - the last outage was in February - and lasted for several hours. With just under 1.3 billion users world-wide, outages were reported in Europe, South Africa, Australia, South Korea and India. There is no indication yet of what exactly went wrong but the company said the issue has been resolved and the site is back up and running at 100 percent. Video provided by TheStreet
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PlayStation Network Outage Blamed On 'Lizard Squad' Hack

PlayStation Network Outage Blamed On 'Lizard Squad' Hack

Newsy (Dec. 8, 2014) — A tweet by hacker group Lizard Squad is being deemed a claim of responsibility for the PSN outage. Video provided by Newsy
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Just How Valuable Is Amazon's New Unlimited Photo Storage?

Just How Valuable Is Amazon's New Unlimited Photo Storage?

Newsy (Nov. 5, 2014) — Amazon is now offering its Prime users unlimited cloud photo storage, but just how valuable is it? Video provided by Newsy
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Facebook Simplifies Policies, Continues To Collect Your Data

Facebook Simplifies Policies, Continues To Collect Your Data

Newsy (Nov. 14, 2014) — Facebook simplified its privacy and data policies, but the company isn't changing how much data it collects from you. Video provided by Newsy
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