Show Notes: Amazon Web Services Appreciation Day

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Before every episode of The Vergecast I sit down, read through a bunch of news, and take a bunch of notes. It’s one of the most enjoyable parts of my week, and I started thinking it might be fun to do every day on the site. So, every day I’m sitting down and writing some notes on the news as though I’ll be talking about it later. Are you into this? Am I into this? I don’t know. But it’s fun to do! Give me some feedback and we’ll keep mutating this into something good.

AMAZON WEB SERVICES APPRECIATION DAY

  • Obviously the biggest news of the day was Amazon Web Services going down and taking a substantial chunk of the internet with it for four hours. (They’re back now.)
  • AWS is a staggering success story; you could reasonably argue that it’s…

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