Amazon Outage Hits Netflix, Heroku, Pinterest, Instagram
The Instagram crash of 2012 taught us a few lessons about how Mother Nature hates you, how cloud servers work, and what Amazon needs to work on.
Instagram has made a small move toward fulfilling one of its fans' biggest demands – making the service available on the Web, rather than solely through a mobile app. The change doesn't amount to the full-blown Web interface that users
When we heard about Instagram (and other sites) going down when Amazon Web Services' North Virginia hub was hit by a storm — not the first time AWS has gone down (April 2011 was another notable outage) we couldn't
More than one type of cloud felt the fury of this weekend's storms.
Instagram went down as a result of a mass power outage across Midwest and along the East Coast.