Have trouble accessing your Facebook page over the weekend? Was your e-mail down for a time? Did your internet service provider just quit working?
The problems might have been related to issues with Level 3 Communications, a Colorado-based company that is one of the world's largest Internet backbones.
The outages reportedly began Sunday and have reportedly been resolved.
The Star-Telegram’s Web site, star-telegram.com, was among those affected by the slowdown. Star-Telegram.com was dark for about 45 minutes or so around noon CST before coming back up.
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Many other newspaper sites also owned by McClatchy Interactive, the Internet arm of the Star-Telegram’s parent company, also went dark.
Amazon, CNN and ESPN are among the sites that reportedly suffered periodic outages in some parts of the country, according to TechCrunch.com.