Tag - Sidekick

Lessons from Microsoft/Danger and T-Mobile’s Sidekick Fiasco

You may have already heard about the colossal failure of Microsoft and Danger's "cloud" system, resulting in the loss of roughly 800,000 T-Mobile users' cell phone data. The unique method T-mobile employed to manage their customers data experienced a catastrophic failure on October 5th and while questions still loom as to how this could have occurred the take home lesson for all computer users is plain as day: always backup your data properly. Sidekick data was not stored long term [...]

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