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Fail Whale

  1. Twitter Speak From @ to Z – Terms & Definitions

    Fail Whale Fail Whale is an error screen that will pop up for Twitter users when the social network is experiencing downtime, typically because there is an overload of people using the site. The Fail Whale screen shows a whale being held up by a...

  2. New Google Universal SERPs Layout Brings Apps to Forefront

    Or two bar design fail whale? On first grok it does not seem like much of a change. Just a new button that says "search tools" which is actually quite easy to miss. In fact it seems like such a small change that I struggled to remember what the...

  3. Twitter’s Infusion of Cash Means 100M Active Users, Less Fail Whale, More Ads

    This resulted in their capability to handle up to 8,900 tweets per second, a new record set two weeks ago when Beyonce's pregnancy was revealed, without crashing and throwing out as many fail whales as they did last summer during the World Cup, at...

  4. Does No One Get Twitter? Der Spiegel Added To Not List

    After all, the company's "fail whale" is already becoming an icon, and a reflection of Twitter's effort - lifting a whale with a flock of tiny birds. And while many of the answers were insightful, its seems Der Spiegel does not understand the medium.