YouTube is the biggest video provider and will not be working for different reasons on occasion, although the cause could be YouTube servers going down during the more extreme events.
Google purchased the entertainment platform a number of years ago now, so blame can be directed their way by frustrated users, even if any bugs could be unforeseen.
Google, YouTube, Gmail suffers from massive outages globally; companies respond
YouTube and Gmail websites are not working for many users across the world and Sri Lanka too. Website Downdetector.com , many Google services including YouTube, Gmail, Google, and Google Drive are not working for many users. Apart from these websites, Down Detector claims that even Google Play, Google Maps, Google Hangouts, Google Duo and Google Meet are not working for many.
The website further claims that the services are not only facing troubles in Sri Lanka but also in many places around the globe.
Right this moment, the website has received complaints from over 28,000 people for YouTube alone.
YouTube has responded via their official Twitter “We are aware that many of you are having issues accessing YouTube right now – our team is aware and looking into it. We’ll update you here as soon as we have more news.”