Neowin News Feed for: Down Neowin News Feed for: Down en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 LinkedIn is not working right now, support team is working on fixing it <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Working professionals who use LinkedIn regularly might be facing some issues at the moment. According to LinkedIn and various reports, the LinkedIn website and mobile app is down right now. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Namerah Saud Fatmi) Tue, 23 Feb 2021 20:18:55 +0000 YouTube servers crash, causing service breakdown in some parts of the world <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>According to multiple reports from across the globe, YouTube was down on both mobile and PC platforms a little while ago. As per reports, it seems that it is back on for now, but not for everyone. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Namerah Saud Fatmi) Fri, 15 May 2020 00:25:30 +0000 Here's why Microsoft Azure faced a global outage yesterday <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft Azure was globally down for roughly two hours yesterday with a number of Microsoft services such as Dynamics and DevOps being affected. The company plans to publish an RCA within 72 hours. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Fri, 03 May 2019 20:28:01 +0000 YouTube goes down, netizens have a bit of a meltdown [Update] <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The popular video streaming website, YouTube, has gone offline. While users can reach the website, content fails to load. The issues is likely being caused by some sort of fault at YouTube&#039;s end. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 17 Oct 2018 02:07:12 +0000 Telegram and Signal experience worldwide outages <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Two of the most popular mobile messaging services, Telegram and Signal, are both experiencing outages across Europe and Asia, with some intermitted outages in other parts of the world as well. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Muhammad Jarir Kanji) Mon, 05 Mar 2018 11:18:01 +0000 Some Xbox Live services are down, Microsoft promises to resolve issues <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Users of Microsoft&#039;s gaming console may be experiencing some issues purchasing content or accessing multiplayer content as the company&#039;s gaming network is experiencing at least partial outages. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Muhammad Jarir Kanji) Fri, 05 Jan 2018 00:27:50 +0000 Steam servers experiencing issues following Summer Sale, possibly due to cyberattack <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Some users are unable to properly access Steam servers during the the 2017 Summer Sale. Hacker group CyberTeam claimed responsibility and promised a full attack targeting all servers is on the way. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Muhammad Jarir Kanji) Thu, 22 Jun 2017 19:24:01 +0000 Massive DDoS attacks take down Twitter, Netflix, Reddit <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Waves of DDoS cyber attacks have hit at least two internet service providers this morning, causing popular websites like Netflix, Twitter, and Reddit to go offline for an extended period of time. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jett Goldsmith) Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:18:01 +0000 Microsoft OneDrive is down worldwide [Update] <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>There are widespread reports from users around the world unable to access their cloud storage on Microsoft OneDrive. Access has now been restored to some, but the problem persists for many others. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Wed, 21 Oct 2015 17:37:39 +0000 Facebook is down for many users <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Large numbers of users are suffering accessibility issues when trying to reach Facebook, as an unexplained outage is currently affecting many across Europe and the United States. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Hull) Thu, 24 Sep 2015 17:31:45 +0000 Twitter bug makes tweets look old, won't let some users sign in [UPDATE] <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>“Something is technically wrong. … Thanks for noticing-we&#039;re going to fix it up and have things back to normal soon.” Funny thing is Twitter servers seem to think that it&#039;s already 2015. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Adrian Potoroaca) Mon, 29 Dec 2014 03:30:01 +0000 Xbox Live experiences second outage this month, 'Lizard Squad' decrees it #offline <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Xbox Live experienced another outage courtesy of &#039;Lizard Squad&#039;. This is the second outage, with the first one occurring on December 1st. Xbox Live is still experiencing issues hours later. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Sat, 06 Dec 2014 12:10:08 +0000 Apple's online store is down, new iMacs inbound? [Update] <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/996709829apple-logo-1.jpg" alt="" /></div>Anyone wishing to buy an Apple product from the Apple store today may have to wait a little longer, with the site being down for updates. Does this mean that new iMac&#039;s be revealed today? <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Stevenson) Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:38:43 +0000 Study: The more you use Facebook, the :( you're likely to be <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/119121962a.jpg" alt="" /></div>Facebook is a useful tool for sure, but at the moment it seems like it&#039;s just filled with people crushing candy. But a recent study shows that we may be most unhappy after using the social network. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Stevenson) Fri, 16 Aug 2013 06:13:26 +0000 Apple's PC market share rises. Or falls, who knows. The analysts clearly don't! <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/47863619news-logo-apple-logo.png" alt="" /></div>If you&#039;re Apple, you&#039;re either celebrating or accepting that you&#039;re part of the trend. Gartner and IDC have released sales figures showing Apple&#039;s US PC shipments is both up and down respectively. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Stevenson) Fri, 12 Apr 2013 10:04:04 +0000 Reddit will allow users to up/down vote ads <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Reddit are introducing the ability to up vote, or down vote ads depending on their relevancy to you. If an advert is unsuitable, Reddit will hide it if you down vote the ad. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Max Slater-Robins) Sat, 23 Mar 2013 11:26:13 +0000 HTC's February revenue down 44% year-over-year <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>HTC have announced a 44% year-over-year drop in revenue during February 2013, to just $384 million. Many are predicting that if the new One doesn&#039;t sell well, HTC is doomed. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Max Slater-Robins) Wed, 06 Mar 2013 17:36:51 +0000 Poor HTC, profits down yet again <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/709180326news-logo-htc-logo.png" alt="" /></div>HTC - Quietly brilliant yes, but publicly haemorrhaging money. A 91% drop in profits for Q4 of 2012 has been announced, but CEO Peter Chou is optimistic for 2013 after a rough 2012. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Stevenson) Mon, 07 Jan 2013 10:46:29 +0000 Gmail is currently down [Update] Online again - maybe not <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1936758671mail_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>If you are trying to log into your email account and are running into issues, it looks like Google&#039;s email service is currently offline at the moment with widespread outages being reported. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Mon, 10 Dec 2012 16:58:03 +0000 Apple stock down following iPad and iMac event <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/47863619news-logo-apple-logo.png" alt="" /></div>Apple finally revealed the iPad Mini, but also a refreshed iPad and new iMac and MacBook Pro hadware. But their stock price has taken a slight dip following the announcements. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Stevenson) Wed, 24 Oct 2012 09:36:19 +0000 Apple Store is down, new iMacs coming? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>This morning the Apple Store has been taken offline for an anticipated update to the iMac line, which will introduce Intel's Sandy Bridge Core CPU family to the iMac line after the update to the... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Tue, 03 May 2011 11:29:45 +0000 Details emerge on earlier Facebook outage <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Earlier today many of you probably noticed, and perhaps even posted about it here on the forums, that the social networking giant, Facebook, was down. The outage, which lasted approximately 2.5 hours, according to Robert... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Alan Cone) Fri, 24 Sep 2010 02:06:07 +0000 goes down for two hours, takes 10.2 million blogs with it <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1507410939.png" alt="" /></div>TheNextWeb reports that was down for two hours on Thursday, affecting 10.2 million hosted blogs. High profile hosted blogs including TechCrunch, GigaOM, CNN blogs, Redhat and Fail Blog, were all inaccessible for nearly two hours.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Thu, 18 Feb 2010 22:32:25 +0000 Shuttleworth steps down as Ubuntu CEO <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/6961615071.jpg" alt="" /></div>Mark Shuttleworth announced in a press call yesterday that he will step down from his role as CEO of Canonical, the company behind the Ubuntu operating system, but will remain involved in the Ubuntu project... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Matthew Hopson) Fri, 18 Dec 2009 13:27:49 +0000 America to crack down on blogger payola <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/nw_dailynews-new.gif" alt="" /></div>US regulators are to crack down on bloggers who fail to disclose money or gifts received from companies when reviewing their products. In the new policy from the Federal Trade Commission, offending bloggers could eventually... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Matthew Hopson) Tue, 06 Oct 2009 10:20:30 +0000 Bing Travel knocked out in Seattle data center fire <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/901781005bing_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>A fire in Seattle has severed the power supply to a group of servers, which included Microsoft's Bing Travel section, according to a report by Tech Flash. Not only was that part of Bing knocked... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sam Symons) Sat, 04 Jul 2009 06:53:42 +0000 9 years down the road with Neowin <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/780734842metroeditorial.jpg" alt="" /></div>Hi there it's Steve here, otherwise known as Neobond on the forums. It's also weekend, and a perfect day for an &quot;opinion piece&quot;. Remember back in 2000 when we started? Many of you will because... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Sun, 21 Jun 2009 11:30:52 +0000 Gmail goes down again <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1936758671mail_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>According to IT Pro, Gmail has crashed at 11 AM today, making it the third time this year Google has had problems with their service. A Google spokesperson said, &quot;A number of our users had... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Kevin Weiner) Fri, 08 May 2009 21:08:55 +0000 3D Realms shuts down <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/3D Realms Logo.png" alt="" /></div>Just when we thought that long delayed Duke Nukem forever has made some progress, bad news arises. According to Shack News, Duke Nukem's developer, 3D Realms has shut down due to funding issues. However, Apogee... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Kevin Weiner) Thu, 07 May 2009 02:18:51 +0000 Person takes down the Internet with a hacksaw <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/nw_dailynews-new.gif" alt="" /></div>Over the years we've heard a couple things about deep sea cables being torn, and things like that, rendering Internet access to various parts of the world rather bad off, but this one's rather interesting.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sam Symons) Thu, 09 Apr 2009 23:02:38 +0000 iTunes Store down due to credit problem? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/982618404itunes.png" alt="" /></div>It looks like iTunes Store is currently down due to a credit processing problem. The issue has been reported by many Twitterers in the past 10 hours. A pop-up gives an error message whenever users... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Chakkaradeep Chandran) Sun, 01 Feb 2009 05:50:05 +0000 Netflix not slowing down, shows growth <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/28207531netflix.jpg" alt="" /></div>Unlike most companies during the recession, Netflix has shown growth with its recent additions to the movie rental company. Netflix grew 26% over the last year with 9,390,000 subscribers at the end of 2008.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Lyle) Fri, 30 Jan 2009 06:44:15 +0000 Top 25 common coding errors that brought down websites <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/computer_secure.gif" alt="" /></div>The United States National Security Agency (NSA) has released a list of the top 25 coding errors that have landed coders and webmasters into hot water. The SANS institute located in Maryland reported... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Tue, 13 Jan 2009 13:36:02 +0000 Lycos Europe to close down services <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/161545340.png" alt="" /></div>I am a proud member of Lycos Web Hosting but was a bit shocked today to receive a message through informing me I am being transferred due to the failure of gaining investment for Lycos... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Damien Reynolds) Wed, 26 Nov 2008 19:41:41 +0000 iPod boss to step down, to be replaced with ex-IBM employee <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/971801427ip.jpg" alt="" /></div>The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the head of Apple's iPod division, Tony Fadell, is stepping down for personal reasons, according to close sources. Partly involved in the development of the iPhone, Fadell will... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Mike Brown) Tue, 04 Nov 2008 09:52:45 +0000 EA's bid to acquire GTA franchise shot down <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1414076669.png" alt="" /></div>And who said there is never any news on Sunday? Electronic Arts has &quot;terminated discussions&quot; with Take Two, the makers of Grant Theft Auto, after spending nearly seven months working on a potential merger deal.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Fred Derf) Sun, 14 Sep 2008 23:09:08 +0000 OiNK BitTorrent admin faces fraud prosecution <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/bittorrent.gif" alt="" /></div>Cleveland police have charged Alan Ellis, the former administrator of the defunct BitTorrent tracker site, with conspiracy to defraud the record industry. Ellis, a 25-year-old IT worker, will face magistrates at a committal hearing... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 11 Sep 2008 10:41:31 +0000 Microsoft quietly shuts down Windows Live Help Community too <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/19825736642.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has silently removed the Windows Live Help Community service and the link now redirects to Windows Live Help. This is one of the many Windows Live services being dropped in recent times. And... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 16 Jun 2008 18:03:12 +0000 Philadelphia's citywide WiFi close to shutting down <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>It'd be absolutely spectacular to actually see one of these admittedly ambitious municipal WiFi projects actually work out every now and then, but instead, we're seeing the nails start to sink into yet another citywide... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 12 May 2008 08:48:24 +0000 DivX Announces Plans to Shut Down <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>DivX, Inc., a digital media company, today announced that the Company will cease operation of its video service on February 28, 2008. Following an exploration of strategic options that began in July 2007, the... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 25 Feb 2008 21:04:10 +0000