How Will Hurricane Sandy Affect The Internet?

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Hurricane Sandy is threatening the Eastern Seaboard, and meteorologists are predicting no mercy from the Category 1 storm’s rain and winds. Apart from the water and wind damage, hurricanes have a history of knocking out the tech that keeps us going.

Datacenters are most critical. Housing hundreds of computers and we all rely on the cloud services they provide.

So if all goes well, those pinned down by the storm can keep busy on Pinterest and Reddit until Sandy blows away.

 

What do you plan to do if the Internet goes down? Tell us in the comments below…

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