YouTube TV, the streaming giant’s $35-a-month TV streaming service, experienced an outage on Wednesday.
The outage happened during the worst possible time for World Cup fans: during the crucial semifinals game between England and Croatia.
This is not a good look for YouTube TV.
YouTube TV, the streaming giant’s paid over-the-top subscription service that’s meant to replace traditional cable, experienced a massive outage at the worst possible time for many customers: during the crucial World Cup semifinals match-up between England and Croatia.
YouTube TV’s Twitter account confirmed the outage on Wednesday afternoon.
Hey everyone — sincere apologies for streaming issues with YouTube TV. The timing is horrible but we’re working to be up and running again ASAP!
— YouTube TV (@YouTubeTV) July 11, 2018
YouTube says it is working on it. But obviously, customers of the service were not happy.
Here’s what GV general partner M.G. Siegler had to say in response to the outage:
One. Job. https://t.co/c8GirjD1Ro
— M.G. Siegler (@mgsiegler) July 11, 2018
Several people threatened to cancel YouTube TV as a result of the poorly timed outage.
What a nightmare! How do i cancel this service?
— William Lopez-Cordero (@wcordelo) July 11, 2018
Yeah I agree. …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Tech