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Facebook Down and Out: DNS Changes Cause Worldwide Outage

December 11, 2012
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Facebook fell flat on its face last night when the site became inaccessible to vast numbers of users across the net, just hours after Google had pulled off a similar trick. While Google's outage early on Monday morning stole most of the headlines, with furious business people taking to Twitter to vent their frustrations, those hoping to make the most of the downtime by doing a little 'social surfing' during office hours may have been sorely disappointed.
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