Japan Earthquake - Internet Service Interruptions Expected

The nation largest Internet service provider issued an announcement that Internet service is expected to experience certain degree of degradation.

Overall, based on today's and yesterday's observation, TM is doing a good job at maintaining that the Internet is operational.

Just don't download music and movies.

Facebook is working fine even though more timeout are expected, just need to refresh more. And accessing popular profiles may be affected as well.

Youtube works better than Facebook because it is cached in Malaysia. Check out here.

The bottleneck is at International gateway.

My sister commented that this is the best time to go offline, read storybooks.