Tuesday, February 24, 2009
Outage Hits Gmail Users...
A service outage left several users of Google's Gmail without their e-mail late Tuesday. Google's support site (mail.google.com/support/?hl=en) said the problem started at 1:30 a.m. Pacific Time (5:30 p.m. Manila time).
"We're aware of a problem with Gmail affecting a number of users. This problem occurred at approximately 1.30AM Pacific Time. We're working hard to resolve this problem and will post updates as we have them. We apologize for any inconvenience that this has caused," it said.
News items culled by Google on the service outage had headlines ranging from "Panic: Gmail turns into Gfail" to "Gmail Struck with Service Outage" and "Surfers hit by Gmail breakdown." -