Outage Analyzer tracks Internet service and found that there have been 1413 full outages worldwide and nearly 8000 partial outages in the last five months.
John asked why one Web page "comes up right away, while another takes quite a long time to load."
Internet traffic in and out of war-torn Syria has been restored after a disruption of nearly eight and a half hours, according to Internet traffic charts.
Internet traffic to and from Syria, a country engulfed by civil war, again came to a halt on Wednesday, according to Internet monitoring company Renesys.
A Dutch startup has launched a service that studies data from social networks to quickly identify online service outages -- sometimes, it says, before the service providers know about the outages themselves.
Internet traffic to and from Syria, which is in the midst of a civil war, appears to have dried up.
When trying to troubleshoot a flaky Internet connection, this simple utility can help.
Koryolink launched service in the final days of 2008 and has become one of the most visible foreign partnership success stories in the country.