In Pictures: The worst Cloud outages of 2013 (so far)

From Amazon to Dropbox and Microsoft to Google, we've seen some nasty Cloud outages in the first half of the year. Which company failed the worst?

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The Twitter outage aftermath Fallout: Timelines came up blank and tweets went undelivered for a short time -- and Google+ presumably saw a sudden spike in activity from all the people asking if Twitter was down for everyone else.

Fix: Twitter said an error during a "routine change" sent the Fail Whale swimming to the Web's surface. Engineers "rolled back the erroneous change" as soon as they pinpointed the problem, and the tweets starting flowing again with no wily whales in their way.

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