By Harry McCracken | Wednesday, February 11, 2009 at 10:55 am
[NOTE: If you’re reading this on September first, 2009, here’s a more current post on today’s outage.]
Gmail seems to be choking at the moment. It failed to load for me a few minutes ago, then came back–and I know I’m not the only one who’s having problems with it, because I did a simple Twitter search and got lots and lots of tweets like these:
Twitter’s search feature is a terrific resource when it comes to quickly answering questions about what’s happening on the Web. I remain baffled as to why Twitter buries it in the site’s footer rather than giving it prominent real estate so that everyone who’d find it useful can find it. But that’s just one of multiple Twitter mysteries (Twysteries?).
Meanwhile: Is Gmail working for you right now?