Slashdot Items Tagged "failure"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @09:49PM Southwest Airlines Engine Failure Results In First Fatality On US Airline In 9 Years
Friday September 15, 2017 @06:48PM Elon Musk Releases Supercut of SpaceX Rocket Explosions
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @04:36PM 8TB Drives Are Highly Reliable, Says Backblaze
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:31PM Japan's Space Agency Loses Contact With New X-Ray Telescope Satellite "Hitomi"
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @01:29AM Google-Backed SSD Endurance Research Shows MLC Flash As Reliable As SLC
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @01:50PM Backblaze Dishes On Drive Reliability In their 50k+ Disk Data Center
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @12:44AM North Korea's Satellite Tumbling In Orbit
Friday February 05, 2016 @12:13PM Have Your iPhone 6 Repaired, Only To Get It Bricked By Apple
Thursday February 04, 2016 @11:03AM IRS Computer Problems Shut Down Tax Return E-file System
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @06:25PM Barracuda Copy Shutting Down
Thursday January 28, 2016 @05:30PM Satellite Failure Behind GPS Timing Anomaly
Thursday January 28, 2016 @05:00PM GitHub Service Outage
Thursday January 28, 2016 @03:39PM Search Suggestions Causing Apple's Safari Browser To Crash on Many Devices
Thursday January 28, 2016 @01:26PM 30 Years Since The Challenger Disaster: Where Were You?
Friday December 11, 2015 @07:26PM US Navy's $700 Million Mine-drone Won't Hunt
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @09:24AM Facebook Shuts Down Creative Labs
Monday November 30, 2015 @08:44AM Parts of Falcon 9 Launcher Wash Ashore In England
Monday November 16, 2015 @08:24AM Microsoft Kills Off Zune Music Service
Monday November 09, 2015 @02:07PM US Spends $1bn Over a Decade Trying To Digitize Immigration Forms, Just 1 Is Online
Thursday November 05, 2015 @09:25AM Experimental Air Force Rocket Launch Fails
Thursday October 29, 2015 @08:40AM Military Blimp Breaks Free and Drifts Over the Mid-Atlantic Trailing Tether
Thursday October 01, 2015 @08:20AM Reports: Telstra Customers Suffering Crippling Speeds To Any Apple Service
Saturday September 26, 2015 @04:14PM Don't Worry, That Blimp Isn't Watching You Much
Saturday August 22, 2015 @10:19AM Apple Launches Free iPhone 6 Plus Camera Replacement Program
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:36AM F-35 Might Be Outperformed By Fourth-Generation Fighters
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:25AM Wuala Encrypted Cloud-Storage Service Shuts Down
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @12:27PM Why Your Software Project Is Failing
Saturday July 25, 2015 @12:22PM Chinese Tourist's Drone Crashes Into Taipei 101 Skyscraper
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:56PM Elon Musk: Faulty Strut May Have Led To Falcon 9 Launch Failure
Sunday June 28, 2015 @03:15PM A Failure For SpaceX: Falcon 9 Explodes During Ascension
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:18AM When Will Your Hard Drive Fail?
Saturday May 30, 2015 @12:21AM Third Stage Design Problem Cause of Most Recent Proton Failure
Sunday May 10, 2015 @05:36AM Enterprise SSDs, Powered Off, Potentially Lose Data In a Week
Monday April 27, 2015 @12:42PM Google Insiders Talk About Why Google+ Failed
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @12:14AM Why You Should Choose Boring Technology
Thursday March 12, 2015 @02:04PM Endurance Experiment Kills Six SSDs Over 18 Months, 2.4 Petabytes
Monday March 02, 2015 @11:06PM 20-Year-Old Military Weather Satellite Explodes In Orbit
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @09:42AM Is Sega the Next Atari?
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @11:36AM Another Bitcoin Exchange Fraud
Sunday February 08, 2015 @08:02PM Tracking System Bug Delays SpaceX's DSCOVR Launch
Friday February 06, 2015 @07:59PM Radioshack Declares Bankruptcy
Thursday February 05, 2015 @06:10PM Programming Safety Into Self-Driving Cars
Saturday January 24, 2015 @01:55AM Smartphones, Tablets and EBay Send SkyMall To Chapter 11
Thursday January 22, 2015 @09:00AM IRS Warns of Downtime Risk As Congress Makes Cuts
Friday January 09, 2015 @09:56AM Indiana Court Rules Melted Down Hard Drive Not Destruction of Evidence
Friday October 31, 2014 @06:08PM Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Crashes
Tuesday October 21, 2014 @10:40AM Overwhelmed By Recall For Deadly Airbags
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @08:40AM $75K Prosthetic Arm Is Bricked When Paired iPod Is Stolen
Saturday August 23, 2014 @09:19AM 2 Galileo Satellites Launched To Wrong Orbit
Saturday August 23, 2014 @12:21AM Anomaly Triggers Self-Destruct For SpaceX Falcon 9 Test Flight
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @11:54AM Sony Tosses the Sony Reader On the Scrap Heap
Thursday July 31, 2014 @01:54PM Why TiVo's Founders Crashed and Burned With Qplay
Wednesday July 30, 2014 @08:58PM "ExamSoft" Bar Exam Software Fails Law Grads
Friday July 04, 2014 @07:42PM Train Derailment Dumps Two 737 Fuselages Into Clark Fork River
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @09:03AM Google's Rogue Internet Balloon Test Spurred UFO Reports Nationwide
Friday May 16, 2014 @09:21AM Proton-M Rocket Carrying Russia's Most Advanced Satellite Crashes
Thursday April 03, 2014 @10:07AM Canonical Shutting Down Ubuntu One File Services
Tuesday April 01, 2014 @01:33AM Western Digital 'MyCloud' Is Down 5 Days and Counting
Sunday March 23, 2014 @08:23PM Cryptocurrency Exchange Vircurex To Freeze Customer Accounts
Saturday March 22, 2014 @10:33PM Final Fantasy XIV Failed Due To Overly Detailed Flowerpots
Thursday March 13, 2014 @02:54PM Mt. Gox Knew It Was Selling Phantom Bitcoin 2 Weeks Before Collapse
Monday March 10, 2014 @05:05PM The Tangled Tale of Mt. Gox's Missing Millions
Monday March 10, 2014 @03:33AM Hackers Allege Mt. Gox Still Controls "Stolen" Bitcoins
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @11:47AM Bitcoin Exchange Flexcoin Wiped Out By Theft
Friday February 28, 2014 @09:21PM MtGox Files For Bankruptcy Protection
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @10:35AM Former Second Largest Linux Distributor Red Flag Software Has Shut Down
Sunday January 26, 2014 @08:47PM Chinese Moon Rover Says an Early Goodnight
Tuesday December 31, 2013 @01:15PM The Year's Dumbest Moments in Tech
Saturday December 28, 2013 @12:17PM Website Checkout Glitches: Two Very Different Corporate Responses
Friday December 27, 2013 @11:35PM Australian Dept. Store Chain's Website Crashes and Can't Get Back Up
Saturday December 21, 2013 @09:13PM Obamacare and Middle-Wheel-Wheelbarrows
Thursday December 12, 2013 @12:50AM Coolant Glitch Forces Partial Space Station Shutdown
Saturday November 30, 2013 @08:23PM Officials Say Site Now Performing Well
Sunday November 24, 2013 @10:37AM NYT: Project Chaos Due Partly To Unorthodox Database Choice
Sunday November 17, 2013 @11:12AM Blue Light of Death Plagues PlayStation 4
Thursday November 14, 2013 @12:36PM Military Drone Lost Over Lake Ontario
Thursday November 07, 2013 @11:04AM Official Resigns, Website Still a Disaster
Saturday November 02, 2013 @04:15PM What Went Wrong?
Tuesday October 29, 2013 @09:57AM Leak: Almost a Third of Samsung Galaxy Gear Smartwatches Are Being Returned
Thursday October 03, 2013 @08:59AM Fukushima Leak Traced To Overflow Tank Built On a Slope
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @07:52AM Sinkhole Sucks Brains From Wasteful Bitcoin Mining Botnet
Sunday August 25, 2013 @08:01PM Dark Day In the AWS Cloud: Big Name Sites Go Down
Saturday July 27, 2013 @04:15PM In Canada, a 3D-Printed Rifle Breaks On First Firing
Tuesday July 23, 2013 @02:59PM A Radical Plan For Saving Microsoft's Surface RT
Thursday July 18, 2013 @05:06PM PayPal Credits Man With $92 Quadrillion
Thursday July 18, 2013 @08:27AM German Drone Darts Off and Hits Transport Plane On Ground
Tuesday July 16, 2013 @02:13PM Spacewalk Aborted When Water Fills Astronaut's Helmet
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @08:03AM Detroit's Emergency Dispatch System Fails
Tuesday July 02, 2013 @08:58AM Russian Rocket Proton-M Crashes At Launch
Thursday May 30, 2013 @01:46AM Nasdaq Fined $10M Over Facebook IPO Failures
Tuesday May 28, 2013 @09:09AM Electric Car Startup 'Better Place' Liquidating After $850 Million Investment
Tuesday May 07, 2013 @12:57PM CenturyLink's Nationwide Outage Affects Millions
Thursday April 25, 2013 @05:57PM Pearson Vue Now On Day 5 of Massive Outage
Thursday April 18, 2013 @08:24AM Antares Rocket Launch Scrubbed
Thursday March 07, 2013 @05:51PM In Wake of Poor Reviews, Amazon Yanks SimCity Download
Tuesday March 05, 2013 @12:44PM Microsoft Azure Failure: SSL Certificates Were Updated... Sort Of
Monday February 25, 2013 @04:25PM Certificate Expiry Leads to Total Outage For Microsoft Azure Secured Storage
Thursday February 14, 2013 @06:17PM Driver Trapped In Speeding Car At 125 Mph
Saturday February 09, 2013 @04:42PM Super Bowl Blackout Caused By Defective Protective Relay
Thursday January 31, 2013 @06:05PM Suffers Outage: Nearly $5M Down the Drain?
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @09:58AM Boeing Dreamliner Catches Fire In Boston
Sunday December 30, 2012 @01:16PM Moscow Plane Crash Caught On Passerby's Dash Cam
Saturday December 29, 2012 @06:00PM The L.A. Times Names Its Favorite Flops of the Year
Saturday October 27, 2012 @12:04PM Craig Mundie Blames Microsoft's Product Delays On Cybercrime
Tuesday October 23, 2012 @01:57PM Can Nokia Save Itself?
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @12:19PM Ask Slashdot: How Do SSDs Die?
Thursday September 20, 2012 @12:45PM Sophos Anti-Virus Update Identifies Sophos Code As Malware
Thursday July 26, 2012 @11:48AM Google Scrambles To Restore Google Talk From Outage
Tuesday May 29, 2012 @01:22AM Cisco All But Kills Cius Tablet
Saturday May 19, 2012 @07:56PM On Hand for the SpaceX Launch That Almost Was (Video)
Thursday May 10, 2012 @09:36AM Russian Superjet 100 Crashes During Demo Flight, Killing All Aboard
Friday April 20, 2012 @05:59PM Hypersonic Test Aircraft Peeled Apart After 3 Minutes of Sustained Mach 20 Speed
Sunday March 25, 2012 @12:20PM What's Not To Like About New iPad?
Thursday March 15, 2012 @05:14PM LightSquared Satellite Disabled By Last Week's Solar Storm
Tuesday February 28, 2012 @09:55AM World's First Quadruple Limb Transplant Fails
Thursday February 16, 2012 @04:38PM SSD Latency, Error Rates May Spell Bleak Future
Friday January 27, 2012 @08:03PM Russian Rocket Fleet Grounded Again
Friday January 20, 2012 @11:56PM Endoscopic Exam of Fukushima Reactor
Monday January 09, 2012 @03:14PM Could a Dirty Rag Take Out a $2 Billion Satellite?
Tuesday December 27, 2011 @10:04AM Report Condemns Japan's Response To Nuclear Accident
Monday December 26, 2011 @01:46PM LAPD Surveillance Cameras Go Unused
Friday December 23, 2011 @07:14PM Russia Botches Another Rocket Launch
Tuesday December 06, 2011 @12:17PM Dell Kills Streak 7, Bails On Android Tablets
Friday December 02, 2011 @10:52PM ESA Ends Attempts To Pick Up Phobos-Grunt Signals
Friday December 02, 2011 @09:49PM After 6 Years, Aptera Motors Is No More
Friday December 02, 2011 @06:46PM Napster Being Shut Down
Thursday December 01, 2011 @10:04AM Groupon Not Doing So Well On Wall Street
Thursday December 01, 2011 @09:05AM GamePro Shutting Down After 22 Years
Monday November 28, 2011 @01:40PM Dollar-and-change sale KOs U.K. gadget site
Tuesday November 22, 2011 @09:52AM Debt Reduction Super Committee Fails To Agree
Thursday November 10, 2011 @03:06PM Failures Mark First National Test of Emergency Alert System
Sunday November 06, 2011 @06:15PM Guy Fawkes Day Fireworks Mishap Shortens Show From 30 Minutes to 1
Friday November 04, 2011 @05:22PM Hardware Running Android Fails More Than iPhone, BlackBerry Hardware
Friday November 04, 2011 @04:55PM The Story Behind the Demise of the Microsoft Courier Tablet
Wednesday November 02, 2011 @04:04PM Carbonite Privacy Breach Leads To Spam
Thursday October 27, 2011 @12:27PM Avira Anti-Virus Detects Itself
Thursday October 27, 2011 @01:59AM Fukushima's Fallout Worse Than Thought
Tuesday October 25, 2011 @09:21AM Jaguar Recalls 18,000 Cars Over Major Software Fault
Thursday October 20, 2011 @08:05AM Flooding Takes Major Hard Drive Plant Offline; Shortages Predicted
Tuesday October 18, 2011 @10:15AM Iran Tried and Failed To Launch a Monkey Into Space
Thursday October 13, 2011 @08:21AM BlackBerry Outage Spreads To North America
Tuesday October 11, 2011 @08:23AM RIM Server Crash Leaves Millions Without BBM
Tuesday October 11, 2011 @08:05AM Google+ Loses 60% of Active Users
Thursday October 06, 2011 @12:55PM UBS: Our Risk Systems Did Detect $2bn Rogue Trader
Thursday October 06, 2011 @11:33AM Satellite Glitch Leaves Northern Canada In the (Internet) Dark
Thursday October 06, 2011 @09:32AM After Six Days of Outages, BofA Claims It Hasn't Been Hacked
Tuesday October 04, 2011 @05:42PM Zune Dead, Then Not Dead, Then Officially Dead
Tuesday October 04, 2011 @08:03AM Exploding Toilet Injures Two Government Workers
Sunday October 02, 2011 @05:53PM Security Flaw Bypasses AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II Screen Lock
Sunday October 02, 2011 @05:23PM Microsoft Security Products Flag Google Chrome As a Virus
Sunday September 25, 2011 @12:37AM NASA: Satellite Debris Probably Hit Pacific, But Room For Doubt
Saturday September 24, 2011 @09:48AM NASA Satellite Falls Back To Earth; Landfall in Canada
Thursday September 22, 2011 @09:06AM UK's NHS Will Drop Delayed E-Records Project
Friday September 16, 2011 @10:41PM James Gosling Report of Reno Air Crash
Friday September 16, 2011 @06:19PM Soyuz Capsule Return Marred By Mystery Communications Blackout
Monday August 29, 2011 @07:03AM Ex-Board Member Says HP Is Committing 'Corporate Suicide'
Thursday August 11, 2011 @02:21PM The Biggest Dangers to Your Fiber
Thursday August 11, 2011 @01:21PM DARPA Loses Contact With Hypersonic Glider
Thursday May 12, 2011 @01:57PM Developer Blames Apple For Ruining eBook Business
Thursday April 21, 2011 @04:00PM Amazon Outage Shows Limits of Failover 'Zones'
Friday March 04, 2011 @09:31AM Glory Satellite Lost To Taurus XL Failure
Thursday February 10, 2011 @02:26PM Un-Bricking Linux Plug Computers
Thursday January 27, 2011 @02:20PM Clear Has Nationwide Outage
Thursday January 20, 2011 @09:08PM UK ID Card Scheme Data Deleted For £400K
Sunday January 16, 2011 @05:50PM Cell Phone Industry's Six Biggest Failed Schemes
Saturday January 01, 2011 @10:09PM Four IT Consultants Charged With $80M NYC Rip-Off
Thursday December 30, 2010 @01:56PM Lessons Learned From Skype’s Outage
Saturday December 25, 2010 @12:17PM Indian Launch Vehicle Explodes After Lift-Off
Thursday November 11, 2010 @03:32PM JooJoo Tablet Dies, Fusion Garage Continues On
Thursday October 28, 2010 @03:28PM Launch Command Preserved In Power Failure, But Nuclear Designs Still Risky
Tuesday October 26, 2010 @06:46PM Power Failure Shuts Down 50 US Nuclear Missiles
Sunday October 24, 2010 @11:14AM NASA Releases Failure Report On Outback Crash
Thursday October 21, 2010 @11:15AM Meg Whitman Campaign Shows How Not To Use Twitter
Friday October 15, 2010 @05:56PM Can Apps Really Damage a Cellular Network?
Friday October 15, 2010 @03:18AM Huge Shocker — 3D TVs Not Selling
Monday September 27, 2010 @02:05AM Why Browsers Blamed DNS For Facebook Outage
Thursday September 23, 2010 @05:14PM Facebook Is Down
Thursday August 05, 2010 @10:17AM Why Wave Failed
Friday July 16, 2010 @05:41PM Murdoch's UK Paywall a Miserable Failure
Wednesday March 17, 2010 @01:08PM The Death of the US-Mexico Virtual Fence
Monday April 24, 2006 @02:45AM Viiv Falls Flat