Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers A Brief History of High Availability

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers A Brief History of High Availability

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I once went to a website that had “hours of operation,” and was only “open” when its brick and mortar counterpart had its lights on. I felt perplexed and a little frustrated; computers are capable of running all day every day, so why shouldn’t they? I’d been habituated to the internet’s incredible availability guarantees. However,…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired A Brief History of Elon Musk’s Market-Moving Tweets

Hexbyte Tech News Wired A Brief History of Elon Musk’s Market-Moving Tweets

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To put this latest tweet n’tumble in context, we combed through months of Musk’s Twitter activity and Tesla’s tumultuous stock price.Joshua Lott/Getty ImagesTo put this latest tweet n’tumble in context, we combed through months of Musk’s Twitter activity and Tesla’s tumultuous stock price.Joshua Lott/Getty ImagesTwitter is rather like a sharp sword: It can be used…