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When Bloomberg cuts out the world ends

Many of us were confused and upset to discover that a global outage of service yesterday by terminals of news agency Bloomberg could have, quite literally, paralysing consequences. 374 more words

Bloomberg Targets Coal Industry With $30 Million Donation To Sierra Club

This is from Deneen Borelli.

The United Mine Workers Union and its employees

endorsed and voted for Obama.

Now they are getting screwed by Obama as thanks for their blind support. 291 more words

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[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="485"] Mikey Bloomburg getting off of his private jet. which, as we all know, emits no CO2.[/caption]

Why has America gone lunatic on the subject of unattended children?

An well thought out piece by Megan McArdle on a topic that has been of interest to me for some time.  I have left my children in the car for short periods of time and my biggest concern has not been kidnapping or other bad things happening to them, but having the police called on me. 80 more words

Society And Culture

Bloomberg went down today, and it scared the bejesus out of the financial markets

Today’s outage to Bloomberg service ( http://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/04/17/uk-markets-bonds-britain-idUKKBN0N80UC20150417 )  around the world underlines just how vital the organization’s near-ubiquitous terminals—which relay financial information and news as well as providing a communication platform for traders, bankers and others—have become. 441 more words

How did Bloomberg fix its terminal outage? Rebooting

Maurice Moss, as played by Richard Ayoade on the British comedy The IT Crowd, is one of several characters who parody a common technical fix: turning one’s system off and on again. 281 more words

Tech

Bloomberg went down today, and it scared the bejeezus out of the financial markets

Today’s outage to Bloomberg service around the world underlines just how vital the organization’s near-ubiquitous terminals—which relay financial information and news as well as providing a communication platform for traders, bankers and others—have become. 398 more words