Explaining why Google was down on 14 December, 2020.

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Google was down for 47 minutes on Monday 14 December, 2020. The outage was worldwide. But why did that happened?

The issue was not with YouTube or Gmail. Not all Google services were down. Users were not able to use those services which require user authentication. That’s why people were able to use those services in incognito mode and some other services also which does not require user authentication.

The Problem

The problem was with the Google’s Central Identity Management System (CIMS).

What is CIMS?


Dark mode on iPhone.

If you are a web developer and always wonder about easiest way to apply dark mode to your website this is the right place you came to.

From last few years users are shifting towards using dark mode over light mode on there phones, websites ,etc.

As a developer your job is to make your apps as good as you can for the end user, so having a dark mode to your websites is a really good practice.

In this blog we are gonna use CSS filters to apply dark mode to your websites. And remember it is only gonna…

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