New York Times Is Back Online


ny-timesThe great New York Times outage of 2013 is over. No one knows exactly why it went down, but the Gray Lady is back online after a two-hour crash.

Speculation that it was the result of a cyberattack appears to be unfounded, with theTimes saying, via Twitter, that the issue seemed to be internal.

News of the outage (which leads to a page with the text Http/1.1 Service Unavailable) quickly spread on Twitter, with many speculating whether the source could be traced to a hack attack-or whether it had anything to do with the 10th anniversary of the massive Northeast blackout of 2003.

“This would be a good time to be a print subscriber to the paper,” quipped a Times reporter, who noted that people in the newsroom waited calmly as presumably frantic tech people tried to fix the problem. Read more.

{Andy Newscenter}


  1. Because of its consistent anti-Israel bias — on its editorial and news pages — the N.Y. Times should be permanently OFFline.

    At the very least, all good Jews should boycott it.

    Its real motto is: If the news fits our agenda, we print it.