The services of on-line video-sharing platform YouTube and the free e-mail service developed by Google, Gmail, had been restored on Monday after a world outage of over an hour.
The services crashed for customers internationally on Monday afternoon, leading to netizens bringing of their memes.
One of the netizens stated, “Looks like they have rejected humanity,” after YouTube browser confirmed a monkey with a message “Something went wrong…” #YouTubeDOWN, #Gmail and #googledown had been all trending on Twitter.
YouTube additionally took word of the state of affairs and stated, “We are conscious that many of you’re having points accessing YouTube proper now – our group is conscious and searching into it. We’ll replace you right here as quickly as we’ve extra information.
The services reportedly went down round 5 pm (IST) and had been restored until after 6 pm.
On the G Suite standing dashboard, Google stated it’s “aware of a problem with Gmail affecting a majority of users. The affected users were unable to access Gmail”.
As per the dashboard, different Google services like Google Drive, Google Docs and Google Meet had been additionally affected.
The tech big had confronted the same outage in August 2020.