They said it couldn’t happen, but it did. As a result, February 24 2009 will forever be etched into the brains of the survivors as the day when Google’s Gmail failed. 

The fallout from today’s technology implosion can be seen below. Whoever knew photographers could be so brave?

Panic ensues, workers flee...

by Jayel Aheram via Flickr

Clamour for hope...

by Eric Ingrum via Flickr


by Eric Ingrum via Flickr

Jesus, NO!

by Eric Ingrum via Flickr

And then it all went back to normal...

Chris Lake

Published 24 February, 2009 by Chris Lake

Chris Lake is CEO at EmpiricalProof, and former Director of Content at Econsultancy. Follow him on Twitter, Google+ or connect via Linkedin.

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Chris Lake

Chris Lake, CEO at Empirical Proof

Thanks RTO - I'll ask our tech ninjas to look into it.

over 9 years ago




over 9 years ago


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prachtige indienen, zeer informatief. Ik vraag me af waarom het tegenovergestelde deskundigen van deze sector niet opmerken. Ga door met uw schrijven. Ik ben er zeker van, je hebt een enorme lezers 'base al!

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