Newegg Google Offer Hiccups

Newegg.com ran a special promotion “$40 for $20” on Google Offer this CyberMonday. The offer attracted a large number of web users, and caused performance hiccups for both Google Offers and Newegg.com. Google Offers website was accessible, however users encountered various types of servers while trying to purchase the Newegg.com…

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Who turned the Internet Off?

I started this Monday morning, like any other Monday catching up with the office in NY via Skype. Out of the sudden I lost my internet connectivity. Not the first time it happened, so I figured out it might have been the router or the ISP, so I simply rebooted…

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Free DNS Can Hurt Web Performance

After working with one of our clients earlier in August, I tweeted the following: “I am just amazed how many companies use their registrars DNS as primary DNS … not GOOD! ” In reply to the tweet I received several questions, and it became clear that registrar-provided-DNS needed a discussion…

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