Oops…Google is Broken

This is troubling. Using multiple browsers (to ensure it wasn’t my issue) has turned up an error this morning with Google. It seems that *every* search result is a “…site may harm your computer.”

The outcome is I’m unable to use Google. I know no one is perfect — and that Google is still probably in “beta” — but all of our newfound dependencies on the cloud make any hiccups like this a big problem. Especially, when like I am right now, have a deadline in 7 minutes (we’re starting a podcast and four of us will be on it so I cannot delay). Google’s Marissa Mayer publishes their mea culpa (and no, clicking that link will not take you to malware!).

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  1. Huy Nguyen on January 31, 2009 at 9:05 am

    Same here!



  2. jj on January 31, 2009 at 9:09 am

    And I found no easy way to disable it in preferences.



  3. Huy Nguyen on January 31, 2009 at 9:36 am

    It’s back



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