Originally Posted by bbusybookworm
Thanks for posting this information.
I've been trying to access Mobipocket's Site today and was wondering whether the problem was on my end.
However problems like this do raise my concerns on standising on Mobipocket as my eBook standard, at least for purchasing.
eReader is looking much more inviting, as at least it doesn't require you to connect to a server to authorise / Enter PID.
there is a website that can check whether it is the website that is down or just you
the url is
also I just found a website that supposedly will monitor a website that is down and then will email you when it is back up... haven't tried it yet we will see if it works with the current mobipocket down time
the url for that one is