10 December 2012 - 7:02pm | posted by | 0 comments

#Gmail trends worldwide within minutes of Google service crashing

#Gmail trends worldwide within minutes of Google service crashing #Gmail trends worldwide within minutes of Google service crashing

Google's web-based email service, Gmail, crashed earlier today, leaving users worldwide unable to send, receive or check any of Google’s cloud based services inclduding spreadsheets and other document storage.

The service was working on iPhones and iPads, meaning only web-based gmail access was affected. However, there are also reports that Google Chrome repeatedly crashed for users, indicating a problem with Google drive.

#gmail was quick to trend worldwide, despite the problem being fixed within 15 minutes of the services shutting down.

Google then issued a statement on its app service page "We’re investigating reports of an issue with Google Mail. We will provide more information shortly."

With a later update apologising for the brief loss of connection: "The problem with Google Mail should be resolved. We apologise for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience and continued support. Please rest assured that system reliability is a top priority at Google, and we are making continuous improvements to make our systems better."

Be the first to comment on this article: sign in or register.

Latest Projects from the Profile Hub

THE CO-OPERATIVE BANK BRAND ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN

30/10/2014
Creating a brand campaign for a high street bank is always...

Rock of Ages on Tour

30/10/2014
CONTRACT START/END DATE September/October 2014 DESCRIPTION...

Reed Learning Personalisation with Sitecore

30/10/2014
Reed Learning, a leading provider of training courses and ...

First-time cruisers? It soon becomes a long-term love-in…

29/10/2014
Since July 2013, Cruise Nation and Rooster PR have been on...

Brand Campaign for 123RF

28/10/2014
The Challenge Help 123RF stand out against big-name image...