Not only was the Windows Phone Marketplace not accessible, but users were also not able to update applications that had already been downloaded. This recent outage was the second time that the Windows Phone Marketplace went down. Back in May the Marketplace was unavailable due to scheduled maintenance.
Microsoft claims that the issues with connecting to the Windows Phone Marketplace are intermittent and apologized for any inconveniences. Have any of you had issues connecting to the Marketplace recently? Tell us what you think in the comments below.