Tag Archives: outage

Arlo outage knocks security cameras offline

Arlo security camera owners haven't had the most reliable coverage this weekend. The Netgear-linked brand has confirmed a service outage that knocked many cameras offline starting in the late afternoon on August 4th.

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YouTube TV apologizes for World Cup downtime with a free week

In the middle of Wednesday's World Cup semifinal match between England and Croatia, YouTube's live TV service suffered an unfortunately-timed outage (not unlike ones we've seen from Sling or Hulu). Naturally, it enraged YouTube TV subscribers who had...

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Nationwide Comcast outage is here to ruin your Friday

We hope you weren't planning to start your pre-Independence Day weekend with a streaming video marathon... you might have to put it on hold. Comcast has confirmed a nationwide outage affecting internet access, TV and voice

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Samsung’s SmartThings hub is down for North American users

Samsung launched its SmartThings automation Hub back in late 2015. Wirecutter called it the best smart hub the following year, and the company has added more features to the system, like the ability to control it with Gear smartwatches. Unfortunately...

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Hulu locks out users with login problems two nights in a row

On Tuesday night many Hulu users were unable to stream video or live TV because they couldn't log in, which was bad enough. Unfortunately, Hulu suffered another outage tonight, going down again for a few hours during prime time ET viewing.

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AT&T tells customers to restart their phones to make calls

Now that Google Docs is back up and running, it's apparently AT&T's turn to take a stumble. Customers have reported trouble making calls for the last couple of hours, however, the company said the problem can be resolved by restarting your phone...

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WhatsApp is Down Around the Globe and Nobody Knows Why

WhatsApp appears to be down around the world and that means that over a billion users are currently unable to use what is often their primary communication service. Read more...

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Delta computer system meltdown puts all flights on hold

After a strange succession of software bugs and glitches delayed and grounded flights across several airlines last year, you'd think system resilience would be top-notch by now. Delta Airlines, however, is living through one of these nightmare moment...

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Patriot’s Surface tablets break down during AFC title match

Microsoft paid the NFL a fortune to have teams use its Surface Pro 3 tablets on the sidelines, but it likely wasn't thrilled with the publicity it got on Sunday. During the AFC championship game, the Patriot's devices stopped working for an excruciat...

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T-Mobile to pay $17.5 million over last year’s 911 outage

To settle a Federal Communications Commission investigation into 911 outages, T-Mobile will pay $17.5 million. The FCC investigation revealed that two separate outages occurred on the carrier's network last year, lasting around three hours total. Whi...

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