Google YouTube server down – Google services abruptly went down on Monday evening, impacting hundreds of users. Among the services that were disrupted at the time of writing include Gmail, Google Search, YouTube, and Drive. The latest outage, which seems to be more intensive than the last one, seemingly started around 5 pm IST today. Downdetector, the website that tracks web outages, has reported over 40,000 outage cases from around the world. YouTube and Gmail seem to have been worst hit globally, causing an uproar on Twitter about how Google services have left them high and dry especially on the first day of the week.
Google YouTube server down – Google is yet to comment on the outage. “We are aware that many of you are having issues accessing YouTube right now our team is aware and looking into it. We’ll update you here as soon as we have more news,” says YouTube.
“Oops…the system encountered a problem – retrying,” reads the message on Gmail, while YouTube shows a cartoon of a monkey with the caption “Something went wrong…”
- Google services including YouTube and Gmail are down globally.
- Google Search is working for some people but others cannot use it.
- Google has not publicly acknowledged the issue yet.