Sunday, 18 November, 2018

Major outage prompts outcry on social media — YouTube down

Video site YouTube experiencing a worldwide outage YouTube experiencing "access issues" in apparent global outage
Lori Graves | 19 October, 2018, 13:10

YouTube is encountering a noteworthy blackout.

Loading the YouTube home page displays blank spaces instead of video thumbnails.

One user tweeted a map of outage hot spots around the world, supplied by downdetector.

YouTube has had outages before, like a brief crash during the FIFA World Cup this summer when many customers paid for a live stream of the games. The Team Youtube had taken cognizance of the major issue saying that "it is working to resolve issue".

YouTube acknowledged the outage on Twitter and said it was working to fix the problem. "We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and will keep you updated", Team YouTube posted.

YouTube, however, did not explain what caused the issue.

China to replace streetlights with artificial moon by 2020
Wu said they have been testing the illumination satellite for years, and they now feel it will be ready to launch in two years. There's also been some very real concern that the mirror's never-ending glow could seriously impact natural cycles of animals.

Saudi government reportedly grappling with Khashoggi explanation to save face
He made that point again and again as he left the White House, telling reporters, "All I can do is report what he told me". According to CNN , the report will likely claim the interrogation was conducted without clearance or transparency.

Prince Harry, Meghan Get Baby Gifts, Meet Koalas Down Under Britain
In a private moment away from the cameras, the couple were also given a stuffed toy koala, in celebration of their baby news. The royal couple's trip Down Under is their only global tour since they were married, apart from a two-day visit to Ireland.

In related news, last month, Google announced that it's merging the gaming-centric features of YouTube Gaming to YouTube's primary website.

Some YouTube users still complained that they were unable to watch any recorded shows on YouTube TV.

Some users were met by an "internal service error" message.

This is a rare incident that has occured with the video channel Youtube.

YouTube services went dark late Tuesday night for at least an hour stirring a buzz on the web.

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