Doing The Census Online Seemed Like A Great Idea At The Time

As I sit at my desk I was told today that I could fill in the Census online tonight the 11th Aug but it appears that is not the case. So what has gone wrong tonight and what excuse will we see tonight or tomorrow because it appears to have happened again. What is it today ? Foreign hackers , no not really hackers but maybe bunch of ” youths ‘ that caused the website to choke or maybe that we all came home from work decided to try again and logon to complete our civic duty for the government and the website collapsed under the sheer weight of hits. We have been told that it should cope with 1,000,000 hits per hour but mathematics and the government , either side ) have never been strong points. So we came home from work on tuesday night and decided to do the… Read More

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