Why the Internet Disappeared Last Week... Again

A week ago, the internet fell victim to a thunderstorm outside of Washington D.C., taking out a chunk of Amazon's servers, which plays host to sites and services such as Instagram and Netflix. Then, on Friday; the internet died again, taking down sites such as Yelp, Reddit, and even our very own Gawker network. » 7/01/12 12:00pm 7/01/12 12:00pm