(Reuters) – YouTube, owned by Alphabet Inc’s Google
, mentioned late on Wednesday it had fastened a glitch that led to a worldwide outage of the video-streaming service.
DownDetector.com, an internet site which screens outages, confirmed practically 286,000 incidents of individuals reporting points with the service.
The problem began at round 6:53 p.m. ET (23:53 GMT), in keeping with Downdetector.com, with customers complaining about hassle in watching movies on the platform.
“We’re so sorry for the interruption. That is fastened throughout all units & YouTube providers,” YouTube mentioned in a tweet https://bit.ly/36r4sjz, with out explaining what had brought about the outage.
Google didn’t reply to a Reuters request for touch upon the outage.
(Reporting by Maria Ponnezhath and Radhika Anilkumar in Bengaluru; Enhancing by Rashmi Aich and Anil D’Silva)
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