Thursday, July 26, 2012

Google Talk Down ~ IBNLIVE

Exasperated users unable to communicate via Google's instant messaging service, popularly known as GTalk, are venting it out on the not-so-private communication services such as Twitter and Facebook.If Twitter updates are an indication then the latest Google Talk outage has affected users the world over.Many users have reported that their Google Talk contacts have disappeared while many others say that their messages are not reaching the intended recipients.
Google Talk Down ~ IBNLIVE

At 4:10 PM Google posted on its App Status page for Google Talk: "We're investigating reports of an issue with Google Talk. We will provide more information shortly."Another update 10 minutes later says, "We're aware of a problem with Google Talk affecting a majority of users. The affected users are able to access Google Talk, but are seeing error messages and/or other unexpected behaviour. We will provide an update by 7/26/12 5:20 PM detailing when we expect to resolve the problem. Please note that this resolution time is an estimate and may change."A few days ago online calling service Skype has confirmed that a bug that has caused instant messages to be sent to the wrong contacts.


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