Global internet outages drop 14% in early September

This weekly feature from S&P Global Market Intelligence, in collaboration with internet-service monitoring company ThousandEyes, aims to give remote workers insights into internet service disruptions.

Global internet outages totaled 220 in the week of Sept. 4, down 14% from 256 in the previous week, according to data from ThousandEyes, a network-monitoring service owned by Cisco Systems Inc.

This is the second consecutive weekly decrease in the number of internet disruptions globally, with the figures close to levels recorded in early April.

U.S. outages also decreased 33% week over week, to 86 from 128 in the prior week. The U.S. total

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17 Early Labor Day Deals (2021): Laptops, Headlamps, and TVs

It still feels like summer, but football season is about to kick off, and Halloween candy is filling the aisles of big-box stores. The season is changing, folks. Luckily, there are a few great shopping holidays on the way, if you’re thinking about grabbing a few gadgets to last you through the rest of 2021. You might want to, as shipping delays are expected to get worse. Keep an eye out for more Labor Day deals coverage over the next week, but below you’ll find our favorite early Labor Day discounts, from laptops to headlamps.

Special offer for Gear

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