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YouTube Is Down For Many Users

YouTube Is Down For Many Users

By Chris Crum March 12, 2014

Update: We got this statement from a YouTube spokesperson: “Some people encountered errors, or a slower than normal experience on YouTube today. We worked quickly to address the issue and fixed the problem. We’re sorry for any inconvenience this caused.” …

Facebook Down for Some - Likes, Posts, Comments Facebook Down for Some - Likes, Posts, Comments

Facebook is experiencing issues that are preventing many users from using many aspects of the service, including status updates, liking, commenting, and more. A quick search of Twitter reveals that the issue is widespread, and the hashtag #facebookdown is trending …

Gmail Problems Affected 29% of All Messages Gmail Problems Affected 29% of All Messages
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Google is apologizing for Monday’s Gmail service disruption, which they say affected 29% of all message sent during the period. During the disruption, messages were slow to deliver and some users had an issue downloading attachments. Google first reported the …

Gmail Suffers Minor Service Disruption Gmail Suffers Minor Service Disruption
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If you’re experience issues with Gmail, it’s probably not your fault. Google has confirmed that the service is suffering a small “disruption” that is affecting a small portion of users. Google first reported the service disruption at 10:25 am EST …

Cutts Talks About Site Downtime's Impact On Rankings Cutts Talks About Site Downtime's Impact On Rankings
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Google has released a new Webmaster Help video with Matt Cutts addressing the question: If my site goes down for a day, does that affect my rankings? Sound familiar? I thought so too. Earlier this year, Cutts did a similar …

Getting Google Rankings Back After Site Downtime Getting Google Rankings Back After Site Downtime
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The latest Google Webmaster Help video deals with getting your site’s rankings back after experiencing some downtime. Google’s Matt Cutts will often provides answers to his own questions in these videos. This time the question comes from Googler Pierre Far, …

Feedly Down As Demand From Reader Users Surges Feedly Down As Demand From Reader Users Surges
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As you probably know by now, Google announced last week that it is shutting down Google Reader. Meanwhile, a lot of users are experimenting with some of the alternatives, trying to find one that meets their news consumption needs. One …

Google Reader Not Working For A Bunch Of People Google Reader Not Working For A Bunch Of People

I couldn’t help but notice that Google Reader has been acting very weird, but now I know it’s not just me, as numerous people have been complaining about it, and several publications are now reporting on the issue. There’s a …

Twitter Goes Down for the Third Time This Month Twitter Goes Down for the Third Time This Month

Some Twitter users may be having some trouble accessing the site. For others, the site is running but experiencing quickness issues. Once again, Twitter has suffered a noteworthy outage. Here’s what Twitter had to say on their Status blog: Some …

Vine Disables Twitter Sharing Hours After Launch Vine Disables Twitter Sharing Hours After Launch

Earlier this afternoon, Twitter unveiled Vine, a standalone iOS app for the creation and sharing of short (six-second) video clips. A video sharing experience was rumored to be in the Twitter pipeline, and it looks like this is it. Vine …

Foursquare Is Down and They're Investigating Foursquare Is Down and They're Investigating

UPDATE: It’s all back up. as of 11:45 am ET, making the downtime total nearly 5 hours. No explanation on what caused the outage. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: If you tried to check-in on Foursquare when you arrived at work this morning, …

Netflix Explains What Happened on Christmas Eve Netflix Explains What Happened on Christmas Eve
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On Christmas Eve, Netflix experienced a widespread outage of its streaming services due to issues with Amazon Web Services. If you tried using Netflix that day, you may have noticed, though not everyone was affected (trust me, I did plenty …

Tumblr Apologizes for Yesterday's Huge Outage Tumblr Apologizes for Yesterday's Huge Outage

If you operate a Tumblr blog, you’re probably aware that the site experienced a major outage yesterday. After experiencing intermittent errors and slow loading times on a number of pages, Tumblr decided to take down the whole site “in order …

Gawker And BuzzFeed Go Down, Turn To Tumblr Gawker And BuzzFeed Go Down, Turn To Tumblr

Update: BuzzFeed Director of Communications Alice Suh tells WebProNews, “BuzzFeed is up and running after the hard work of our team who worked all night bring our servers back to life. We are no longer operating off the compromised data …

Google App Engine Has Outage Issues Google App Engine Has Outage Issues

Google App Engine is experiencing issues today, causing problems with various services across the web. There have been numerous reports of various outages. Business Insider mentions Instagram, SlideShare, Sina Weibo, and Orkut. There have also been reports of Dropbox and …

Reddit Is Down for Some Users, Blames Network Issue Reddit Is Down for Some Users, Blames Network Issue

UPDATE: It appears that a problem with Amazon Web Services EC2 in Northern Virginia. You can check out AWS’ Service Health Dashboard here. Those of you looking to browse reddit right now may be out of luck. That’s because the …

StumbleUpon Not Working For Some Users StumbleUpon Not Working For Some Users

Update 2: We’ve finally received word from StumbleUpon. A spokesperson tells WebPronews, “We’ve had a few outages this morning that have affected some users. We are working on it now. We should be up and running for everyone soon.” As …