The 2016 leap second: Will our computers cope?

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The 2016 leap second: Will our computers cope?

[Opinion] 61 percent of the internet's time servers are doing it wrong.

To the time-poor of the world: take heart, for 2016 is a generous year. Not only were you granted a leap day on 29 February, you will soon score a New Year’s Eve countdown bonus, a leap second, to hold off 2017 for a final sip or regret. Whereas leap years add a day to align the calendar ...

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