Tag: outage

Multiple iCloud Services Are Currently Facing an Outage

Apple’s System Status page is highlighting that multiple iCloud services are currently facing an outage. The affected services include Back to My Mac, Find My iPhone, iCloud Backup, iCloud Contacts, iCloud Drive, iCloud Keychain, iCloud Mail, iCloud Notes, iCloud Reminders, Mail Drop, Work for iCloud, and more. Incidentally, Apple’s cloud services are facing an outage […]

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[Update: Fixed] It’s not just you: Facebook, Facebook Messenger, and Oculus are down, with WhatsApp affected

If your Facebook app hasn’t been reloading or your messages haven’t been sending, you’re not alone. An outage has just hit Facebook, Facebook Messenger, and Oculus, with WhatsApp’s functionality affected as well. Instagram appears to be running fine. We’ve received multiple reports that Facebook’s products aren’t working properly. Facebook, Messenger, Oculus, and WhatsApp sites refuse […]

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[Update: Resolved] It’s not just you, Arlo cameras are down for many

Arlo is a well-known name in the smart home/wireless security camera game these days, and we’re pretty big fans of their products here at AP, but right now some people are pretty upset with the company, and it doesn’t have anything to do with the recent IPO. Widespread outages are being reported for the service, […]

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For a brief moment of bliss, Facebook was down

Facebook experienced an apparent widespread outage.Image: Photothek via Getty Images By Sasha Lekach2018-08-03 16:37:28 UTC UPDATE: Aug. 3, 2018, 10:04 a.m. PDT About 45 minutes after Facebook went down the social media platform said it resolved its issues and the site and app were back up and running. A Facebook spokesperson said in an email, […]

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MoviePass suffers outage because it ran out of money, stock falls 70% in one day

Most of our readers should probably be familiar with MoviePass—if not for the company’s movie ticket-accessing subscription service, at least for its presence in the news for the last few days. MoviePass owners Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. recently performed a reverse-split for the company’s shares to drive up stock prices, which backfired a bit. More […]

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Google Cloud has been experiencing an outage, resulting in widespread problems with several services

Many products and services these days relies on third-party platforms like Amazon’s AWS and Google Cloud to work. After all, everything that can be turned into a subscription can be made into a business, and not everyone wants to run their own data centers or software platforms just to make an app. Unfortunately, that means […]

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The Grove Suffers Power Outage As Heat Wave Sweeps SoCal

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Crews are working to restore power following an outage at The Grove. The outage was reported shortly before 7 p.m. Friday. The extent of the outage was not immediately known. The LADWP is meanwhile urging customers to reduce power use where possible as record temperatures hit Southern California. “As we prepare ourselves […]

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[Update: Fix rolling out] Having Google Home or Chromecast problems? Widespread outages reported, still ongoing for some

Last night many people, including some of us here at Android Police, started running into problems with their Google Home and Chromecast devices. Content could not be cast to either, and many Google Homes and other Assistant-powered hardware were unable to accept commands. For some, the issue may be ongoing.  We’re sorry to hear some […]

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Having Google Home or Chromecast problems? Widespread outages reported, still ongoing for some

Last night many people, including some of us here at Android Police, started running into problems with their Google Home and Chromecast devices. Content could not be cast to either, and many Google Homes and other Assistant-powered hardware were unable to accept commands. For some, the issue may be ongoing.  Hey there, thanks for reaching […]

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Apple confirms Maps outage: ‘Directions not available’

Apple’s Maps, the default mapping and driving directions application for iOS and Macs, experienced a rare but major outage today, as directions became unavailable across all of Apple’s devices. The outage has been acknowledged on Apple’s status page as impacting both Maps Search and Routing & Navigation, and appears to be impacting users across many countries. […]

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Apple Maps Outage Reported As Search and Directions Feature Fail to Work for Many

Apple Maps users are reporting a partial service outage as they are unable to use the mapping service to request a route from one location to another. The issue is widespread as users across the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, France, and other parts of the world are reporting the same issue. In some scenarios, […]

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