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Sunday, June 30, 2013

An event that changed the world

Both TMZ and the Los Angeles Times suffered outages.
Google initially believed that the input from millions of people searching for “__________” meant that the search engine was under DDoS attack, and blocked searches related to _______for 30 minutes.
Twitter reported a crash, as did Wikipedia. The Wikimedia Foundation reported nearly a million visitors to __________ within one hour, probably the most visitors in a one-hour period to any article in Wikipedia's history.
AOL Instant Messenger collapsed for 40 minutes. AOL called it a "seminal moment in Internet history", adding, "We've never seen anything like it in terms of scope or depth"

Which event are we talking about?

9 comments:

Satya Mathur said...

Death of MJ?

Nishant said...

Michael Jackson's death

Aman Narang said...

Death of Michael Jackson

ankur jain said...

Michael Jackson
MJ
Jackson's biography

Varun Arora said...

Micheal Jackson's death

Varun Arora said...

Micheal Jackson's death

रोहित said...

MJ death

TANUJ BAKSHI said...

Michael Jackson

Shashwat Deepali Nagar said...

Yes!
The event is Michael Jackson's death.

Sunday, June 30, 2013

An event that changed the world

Both TMZ and the Los Angeles Times suffered outages.
Google initially believed that the input from millions of people searching for “__________” meant that the search engine was under DDoS attack, and blocked searches related to _______for 30 minutes.
Twitter reported a crash, as did Wikipedia. The Wikimedia Foundation reported nearly a million visitors to __________ within one hour, probably the most visitors in a one-hour period to any article in Wikipedia's history.
AOL Instant Messenger collapsed for 40 minutes. AOL called it a "seminal moment in Internet history", adding, "We've never seen anything like it in terms of scope or depth"

Which event are we talking about?

9 comments:

Satya Mathur said...

Death of MJ?

Nishant said...

Michael Jackson's death

Aman Narang said...

Death of Michael Jackson

ankur jain said...

Michael Jackson
MJ
Jackson's biography

Varun Arora said...

Micheal Jackson's death

Varun Arora said...

Micheal Jackson's death

रोहित said...

MJ death

TANUJ BAKSHI said...

Michael Jackson

Shashwat Deepali Nagar said...

Yes!
The event is Michael Jackson's death.