28th May, 9:00 PM PST: We’d like to let our users know SlideShare is again experiencing DDOS attacks… the site is down right now as it has been for the last couple of hours… we’re trying to get it back-up online ASAP. This seems to be a continuation of … Read More..
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It’s still in the early stages (.2 release), but this should make creating slideshare mashups and integrations much easier for Java developers. The code and documentation is available for download on code.google.com/p/jslideshare
Just wanted to let our users know that SlideShare is now also available at www.slideshare.com. Till now we have been on the .net URL. A full scale migration to .com will happen subsequently, but for the time being you can just type slideshare.com in your browser and press enter! … Read More..
The Plaxo team just released an update to their site. You can now show off your slideshows from SlideShare on your Plaxo feed, which is a great way to let your friends and colleagues know about new slideshows that you have created.
Here’s a slideshow that shows how to do … Read More..
For the last several hours, SlideShare has been experiencing an extremely heavy distributed denial of service (DDOS) attack. What seems to be going on is that a large botnet is trying to take down our site. The attack was fully saturating the entire network connection at our hosting provider (several … Read More..
4th April, PST 4:00 AM – We’ve had some problems with our conversion servers during the last 12 hours. As a result, file conversion times have gone up during this period.
The problem has been rectified by our engineers and the servers are back up & running. However it will … Read More..
Edward Tufte, the renowned author, academic, and speaker best known for his pioneering work on the display of quantitative information, has joined the SlideShare board of advisors. Tufte is the author of “The Visual Display of Quantitative Information” and several other books of about the same size … Read More..
SlideShare will be down for scheduled maintenance starting 9:30 pm PST on Sunday, 30th March. This is likely to last an hour & half at the maximum. Please bear with us.
Update PST 23:00 PM: The maintenance work has been completed… the site is back up & running. … Read More..