Web slows down after Michael Jacksons death

Web slows after Jackson’s dead, really amazing

Search giant Google confirmed to the BBC that when the news first broke it feared it was under attack.

Millions of people who searched for the star’s name on Google News were greeted with an error page.

It warned users “your query looks similar to automated requests from a computer virus or spyware application”.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/8120324.stm

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