Work messaging app platform Slack is having some issues, the company confirmed Friday afternoon on Twitter. Some messages aren't sending and some are taking a lot longer than usual to load. "So sorry, we are investigating some connectivity issues right now. Thanks for your patience!" Slack responded to one complaint on Twitter. "Sorry for the trouble! We're working on an incident at the moment, and hope to have everything back to normal as quickly as we can," it added in another tweet, pointing to its service status page. According to Slack's own page, there are outages across login/SSO, connections, link previews, notifications, messaging, posts/files, calls, search, apps/integrations/APIs and workspace/org administration. So, everything really. "Just been a rough day for us today. We're very sorry for any disruption and we're doing our best to get back on track," Slack tweeted. As of 3:56 p.m. PT, the company said refreshing the Slack app with Cmd/Ctrl + R should bring … [Read more...] about Slack goes down because of ‘connectivity issues’
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Work messaging app platform Slack is having some issues, the company confirmed Friday afternoon on Twitter. Some messages aren't sending and some are taking a lot longer than usual to load."So sorry, we are investigating some connectivity issues right now. Thanks for your patience!" Slack responded to one complaint on Twitter."Sorry for the trouble! We're working on an incident at the moment, and hope to have everything back to normal as quickly as we can," it added in another tweet, pointing to its service status page.According to Slack's own page, three are outages across login/SSO, connections, link previews, notifications, messaging, posts/files, calls, search, apps/integrations/APIs and workspace/org administration. So, everything really.Slack didn't immediately respond to a request for comment on what's causing the outage, how widespread it is and when it will be fixed. iOS 13 comes with new Siri voice, dark mode, privacy features: All the new software Apple will soon deliver to … [Read more...] about Slack is down due to ‘connectivity issues’
Eighteen-year-old rapper Chicago rapper Joseph Coleman, known as "Lil JoJo," was shot and killed Tuesday, and the Chicago Sun-Times reports that police are investigating possible connections between his murder, an ongoing gang conflict in the area and a mocking Tweet sent from the account of his rap rival, Chief Keef. Chicago police are investigating possible connections between the Tuesday slaying of a teen rapper, a raging Englewood gang conflict and a mocking Tweet on the account of the victim's rap rival — rising South Side star Chief Keef, sources told the Chicago Sun-Times. Witnesses said Coleman, 18, was riding double on a bike — standing on the back — when a car pulled up and someone fired six or seven shots at about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Coleman was hit in the back before running to a nearby home, where he later died outside as witnesses screamed "JoJo!" witnesses said … Hours after the murder, on Chief Keef's Twitter account, a message was posted saying, … [Read more...] about Rapper Killed in Chicago: Chief Keef Connection?
Chinese regulators are investigating Microsoft for anti-monopoly claims over its Windows operating system. China's State Administration for Industry & Commerce (SAIC) announced on its website that an unnamed senior vice-president and other senior executives at the Redmond, Wash.-based software giant are also under investigation. Tech Pro Research Windows 10 power tips: Secret shortcuts to your favorite settings Are you tired of clicking through categories to find a specific Windows 10 setting? If you know the right commands, you can create shortcuts that take you to specific pages with a single click Read More The regulators had made copies of the company's financial statements, contracts, and other documents from company servers, but warned it could not complete its investigation, as Microsoft's key staff are not based in China, it said. Complaints from other unnamed companies prompted the raids, the regulator added. Microsoft is accused of violating China's … [Read more...] about China investigating Microsoft over Windows anti-monopoly claims
No need to hunt for the geeky pockets at Sundance -- they're front and center this year. The Sundance Film Festival kicks off Thursday night in Park City, Utah, with a science-based call to arms as its opening-night movie. "An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power," revisits the crusade against climate change a decade after "An Inconvenient Truth" became one of the highest-grossing documentaries of all time, winning two Oscars and helping usher Al Gore to a Nobel prize. The film is one of myriad projects at Sundance this year touching on science or sci-fi, underscoring the growing influence of technology on the independent film festival. It's not just the tech on screen either. Digital players like Netflix and Amazon are more present than ever before, while its organizers have widened their embrace of virtual reality. Plus, a handful of films probing tech-based questions makes part of the slate feel like a season recap of "Black Mirror."Technological reality The Sundance program … [Read more...] about Sundance and tech: Like a trip into ‘Black Mirror’