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EXPLAINER: What caused Amazon's outage? Will there be more?

Dec. 23, 2021 01:41 AM EST

Robotic vacuum cleaners wouldn't start. Doorbell cameras stopped watching for package thieves, though some of those deliveries were canceled anyway. Netflix and Disney movies got interrupted and The Associated Press had trouble publishing the news. A major outage in Amazon’s cloud...

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

Dec. 15, 2021 12:02 PM EST

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Dec. 14 The Guardian on China's Winter Olympics and treatment of Uyghurs: The financial crisis of 2008 was the moment which cemented both China’s rise and its growing confidence as the...

Explainer: What caused Amazon's outage? Will there be more?

Dec. 08, 2021 16:19 PM EST

Robotic vacuum cleaners wouldn't start. Doorbell cameras stopped watching for package thieves, though some of those deliveries were canceled anyway. Netflix and Disney movies got interrupted and The Associated Press had trouble publishing the news. A major outage in Amazon’s cloud...

Major outage at Amazon disrupts businesses across the US

Dec. 08, 2021 05:34 AM EST

A major outage in Amazon's cloud computing network Tuesday severely disrupted services at a wide range of U.S. companies for more than five hours, the latest sign of just how concentrated the business of keeping the internet running has become. The incident at Amazon Web Services...

Major outage at Amazon disrupts businesses across the US

Dec. 07, 2021 23:51 PM EST

A major outage in Amazon's cloud computing network Tuesday severely disrupted services at a wide range of U.S. companies for more than five hours, the latest sign of just how concentrated the business of keeping the internet running has become. The incident at Amazon Web Services...

Amazon stumbles on slower sales growth, higher labor costs

Oct. 28, 2021 20:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon isn't just grappling with the easing of pandemic-induced shopping splurges. The online retail behemoth is also contending with surging costs as it navigates a snarled supply chain and labor shortages. Those challenges resulted in Amazon reporting...