This 2020 is full of surprises. All internet users across the world were stunned to find out the Internet Giant Google going down. Many services like Gmail, YouTube, Google Drive, Google Meet were inaccessible due to unprecedented outage.
The downdetector showed 9 products as down on its site.
It reported that the outage is reported in many countries like USA, India, Europe and Asia.
But some users pointed that Youtube is working in incognito mode. And some reported Gmail working on Mobile Phones.
Google dashboard reports, that “We’re aware of a problem with Gmail affecting a majority of users. The affected users are unable to access Gmail. We will provide an update by 12/14/20, 5:42 PM detailing when we expect to resolve the problem. Please note that this resolution time is an estimate and may change.”
At 6pm, it said “Gmail service has already been restored for some users, and we expect a resolution for all users in the near future. Please note this time frame is an estimate and may change.”
BBC also tried to contact google and got a the reply that they are also unable to access their email during the outage.
Google tweeted that they are aware of the issues and their team is investigating the issues.
Many user tweeted funny comments about this outage.