Service for the affected apps began to resume around 7:35 a.m
More than a lots Google services, including Gmail and YouTube, were offline in swaths of the world Monday early morning, interrupting access for both companies and individuals.
. The cause of the outage wasnt immediately clear. A spokesman for Google didnt instantly respond to a request for comment.
The Alphabet Inc. -owned companys services revealed errors for users attempting to check in or gain access to their emails or their files utilizing Googles Drive services, according to social-media posts from users. On YouTube, the house page was changed with an illustration of a monkey with a hammer, with the title, “oops.”.
A Google dashboard that shows the accessibility of Google services stated that in addition to email and storage, apps including its calendar, videoconferencing tools, document-editing service and spreadsheets were offline as of 6:55 a.m. ET.