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YouTube has been knocked out (update: back up!)

0. phoneArena 18 Nov 2013, 16:48 posted on

If you've gone to YouTube on your mobile device in the last 20 minutes or so, you probably got an error message, but if you tried on a desktop, you were faced with the oddest thing you may ever see: a Google service failing so hard that the error page is just a long string of characters. No word on what happened, or when it will be fixed, but we'll keep you updated as it goes on...

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posted on 18 Nov 2013, 16:49 2

1. Tsoliades (Posts: 210; Member since: 22 Dec 2012)


woah wtf

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 16:54 1

2. AlanB412 (Posts: 29; Member since: 23 Jul 2012)


It's working perfectly fine for me. I'm in New York City if that makes any difference at all.

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 16:55

3. djkhalid (Posts: 17; Member since: 01 Jul 2013)


my youtube works perfectly normal, idk what u r talking bout get ur facts straight phonearena

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 17:31 13

7. darkkjedii (Posts: 10490; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)


Google also confirmed it, get your facts right. Why the heck would PA post this for nothing? Grow up

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 17:43 2

9. bizwhizzy (Posts: 38; Member since: 04 Aug 2011)


nice to know that you alone can speak for the millions and millions of people trying to access youtube. such an ass.

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 20:59 1

14. androiphone20 (Posts: 1399; Member since: 10 Jul 2013)


"speak for the millions" what is this 3rd grade?

posted on 19 Nov 2013, 00:21 1

18. imMature (Posts: 79; Member since: 04 Sep 2013)


You're on the internet, not everyone use english as their native language.

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 16:55

4. XperiaFanZone (Posts: 1191; Member since: 21 Sep 2012)


It's working for me (.com site).

From the UK.

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 17:10

5. AfterShock (Posts: 2564; Member since: 02 Nov 2012)


Working here, Kit Kat in Alberta.

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 17:27

6. TechCrazyedBoy (Posts: 129; Member since: 12 Nov 2013)


Loading...

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 17:40 1

8. oNEWorld (Posts: 140; Member since: 01 Aug 2013)


not working here in Lowell Massachusetts

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 17:47

10. SmartPhoneStream (Posts: 160; Member since: 21 Jun 2012)


If i type in the URL on my computer I get the error message, but if I search a youtube video on google then it works perfectly fine and i can access other videos from it

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 18:03

11. ThePython (Posts: 223; Member since: 08 May 2013)


Fine here. Win8.1 Desktop.

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 18:16 1

12. downphoenix (Posts: 2293; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)


bet its to do with some of the recent changes that took effect today on the 18th. Bet someone wasn't happy about it. Changes were about content id/copyright and some other stuff, primarily affected partners or others trying to monetize.

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 20:53 1

13. bugsbunny00 (Posts: 928; Member since: 07 Jun 2013)


why what the fa/% happen?its the cats videos..

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 21:01

15. ChafedBanana (Posts: 358; Member since: 20 Sep 2011)


Agreed. It has to be all the cat videos. Poor Colonel Meow. He's sick.

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 21:01

16. androiphone20 (Posts: 1399; Member since: 10 Jul 2013)


The *ahem* are retaliating, we can all thank the NSA

posted on 18 Nov 2013, 23:42

17. Jobayer (Posts: 91; Member since: 22 Feb 2013)


Working fine in Bangladesh :3

posted on 19 Nov 2013, 05:04

19. OpTiMuS_BlAcK (Posts: 411; Member since: 04 May 2012)


Damn you Bob.

posted on 19 Nov 2013, 06:50

20. microsoftnokiawin (Posts: 909; Member since: 30 Mar 2012)


working here aus

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