Posts Tagged ‘disruptions’

Supply concerns grow as Japan lacks parts, power, people – Reuters

Sydney Morning Herald Supply concerns grow as Japan lacks parts, power, peopleReutersSeveral parts of the new version of the popular iPad tablet PC come from Japan, including the battery and the flash memory used to store music and video on the device. "Logistical disruptions may mean Apple...
March 18th, 2011 | News | Read More

Solar Flare-Up Could Fry Satellites, Reroute Planes, Make Pretty Lights – TechNewsWorld

USA Today Solar Flare-Up Could Fry Satellites, Reroute Planes, Make Pretty LightsTechNewsWorldA series of solar flares will hit Earth over the next few days, possibly causing some disruptions in communication technologies. The event could short-circuit satellite components, affect GPS systems, force...
February 17th, 2011 | News | Read More

Comcast: Internet service restored after regional outage – Baltimore Sun

DCist.com Comcast: Internet service restored after regional outageBaltimore SunOfficials at Comcast Sunday night said they did not know what caused disruptions in its Internet service to homes and businesses across the region and as far away as Boston but that service had been restored. …Comcast...
November 29th, 2010 | News | Read More

Comcast works to repair ‘regional’ Internet service outage – Baltimore Sun

Comcast works to repair 'regional' Internet service outageBaltimore SunOfficials at Comcast Sunday night said they did not know what caused disruptions in its Internet service to homes and businesses across the region but that they were working to restore service. …Comcast Internet...
November 29th, 2010 | News | Read More

Google Says Web Searches Are Partly Blocked in China – Wall Street Journal

Washington Post Google Says Web Searches Are Partly Blocked in ChinaWall Street JournalSAN FRANCISCO—Google Inc. said that its Web search service in mainland China was partially blocked Wednesday, the deadline for the company to extend its Internet operating license in the country. The company...
June 30th, 2010 | News | Read More

US airline shares down on ash cloud flight disruption – Reuters

ABC Online US airline shares down on ash cloud flight disruptionReutersATLANTA/CHICAGO, April 19 (Reuters) – Shares of major US airlines fell on Monday as analysts said losses from the ash cloud produced by an erupting volcano in Iceland could cost the worldwide airline industry billions of...
April 19th, 2010 | News | Read More