YouTube suffers global outage causing mass internet panic

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In the early hours of this morning YouTube, including its TV and Music services, went down around the world, preventing users from accessing content.

The platform was fast to acknowledge the problem and tweeted that they was working on the issue. An hour later, it had been resolved.

Meanwhile many users showed off their panic, amusement and relief with a healthy influx of memes on Twitter under the hashtag #YouTubeDOWN.

There’s no word on what caused the outage.

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