The BBC has been forced to defend its coverage of the death of former South African President Nelson Mandela after more than 1,300 viewers complained that it was excessive.
Enterprise Drives: Fact or Fiction?
Last month I dug into drive failure rates based on the 25,000+ consumer drives we have and found that consumer drives actually performed quite well. Over 100,000 people read that blog post and one of the most common questions asked was: “Ok, so the consumer drives don’t fail that often.
Comcast, the largest high-speed Internet provider in the U.S. with over 20 million subscribers, launched an online backup service called Secure Backup & Share in 2010 through a partnership with Mozy. This Thanksgiving weekend, Dec 1, 2013, Comcast Secure Backup & Share is shutting down and d
We are two years removed from the horrific flooding that caused the Thailand Drive Crisis that created a worldwide shortage of hard disk drives. Prices for hard drives spiked and have remained stubbornly high, only returning to pre-crisis levels in the last couple of months. The market and competiti
It All Started With A Meme I’m an avid redditor, though my karma doesn’t show it, and around the time the NSA PRISM story broke, I started seeing this image appear in my feeds: I’m also the social guy at Backblaze, so I felt it was my duty to post it. After receiving many tweets [.
Koalitionspoker: "GroKo" ist Wort des Jahres
Die Verhandlungen über die Große Koalition aus CSU/CSU und SPD beschäftigen das Land seit der Bundestagswahl. Deshalb hat die Gesellschaft für deutsche Sprache die Wortneuschöpfung "GroKo" zum Wort des Jahres gekürt.
Er war ein Kriegsverbrecher mit vielen Anhängern: Die Hinrichtung des Islamistenführers Abdul Kader Molla hat in Bangladesch schwere Unruhen ausgelöst. Anhänger des Gehenkten machten Jagd auf Mitglieder der hinduistischen Minderheit.
Vitali Klitschko bezweifelt, dass die ukrainische Regierung das Assoziierungsabkommen mit der EU doch noch unterzeichnet. Der Oppositionsführer will das Land selbst näher an Europa führen. Der Box-Weltmeister hat sein Ziel bekräftigt, bei der nächsten Präsidentenwahl an
Marketingcoup in der Musikindustrie: In der Nacht zu Freitag veröffentlichte die R&B-Sängerin Beyoncé ihre neue Platte exklusiv auf iTunes - ganz ohne Vorankündigung. Das Album sei fertig, jetzt wolle sie es ihren Fans direkt zukommen lassen.
Bruce Jenner Is Shaving His Adam’s Apple Down
At the end of every day, Bruce Jenner slips on his white marabou feather robe, pours some champagne into a crystal champagne flute, puts on a little Julie London and unwinds at his gold vanity where he gracefully applies pearl cream to his luscious face. When Bruce Jenner really wants to feel like t
The Mighty O has made it clear before that motherhood is something she never tried to reach for and she never had the urge to push a human out of her heavenly oyster. Oprah wanted other things and besides, she already tried to raise a bald asshole who constantly dribbles out lukewarm nonsense, is al
Did I just fall in love? I mean, she doesn’t exactly fit my type, but I guess I could change. Maybe I could convince her to gain 100lbs and start showering in Mountain Dew Code Red and trade ping-pong for Xbox? No, you know what Allison? You’ve got to love her despite her lack of [&helli
Dianna Agron’s spread for Galore Magazine looks like a low-budget campaign for the Guess outlet that ran in the PennySaver. I love it! - Drunken Stepfather Taylor Swift hung out with Selena Gomez’s rival Lorde in Melbourne and for a second there I thought Lorde was Harry Styles with