Gmail Suffers Major Outage

An overloaded Google router caused a shutdown of Gmail on Tuesday, affecting 150 million users for nearly two hours. What do you think?

  • “So by the end of next May, we should start seeing the first of the Google Outage babies being born."”

    Carla Levy –
    Systems Analyst

  • “Now I don't look so silly for never signing up for an e-mail address, do I?"”

    Eric Newman –
    Pile-Driver Operator

  • “Remember the time when 150 million people couldn't use Gmail for nearly ten years? From 1993–2003? And every year before that? Unimaginable."”

    Adam Carmody –
    Safe Installer