Tiny Bits: 60 Second Catch up for the Week of 10-22 to 10-26
Tiny Bits: Latest news from the tech world and looks cloudy summed up in 60 seconds or less.
- Brits Love the Microsoft Surface – Pre-orders of the Microsoft Surface sold out in the UK but was it a sellout or marketing hype?
- Pinterest, Foursquare, Reddit affected by latest Amazon Cloud Outage- Yet another major outage for Amazon’s Web Services has many questioning cloud redundancy and failover.
- Apple bullies Google on the Playground and announces a bunch of new Products- Apple announces the iPad Mini, talks some major stuff about Google, and launches a number of surprise products at their latest launch event.
- Reviews are Pouring in on the Microsoft Surface RT and though Mixed “Outlook not so Good”- Some likes but many question and dislikes for reviewers of the new Microsoft Surface RT edition.
- Microsoft Launches Windows 8 to a Slow Clap, Will it build into a Thunderous Applause?- Windows 8 launch is a nerve packed bore fest with nothing really new to provide.
- Many Web and Cloud Sites decided to take Friday Off Today is Outage Day- More site outages and web issues to round out the week.
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