March 21 (Reuters) – Several Apple Inc. services, including Apple Music, iCloud storage service, Apple TV and the Apple Store, stopped working for thousands of users on Monday.
The company’s system status page showed 11 outages in progress, including podcasts, music and gaming. Apple said it was investigating the issue and that services may be slow or unavailable.
According to outage tracking website Downdetector.com, more than 4,000 users report issues accessing Apple Music, while almost 4,000 report issues with iCloud.
Users also reported problems with Find My iPhone, Apple Store, Maps, and Support.
Downdetector tracked outages by collecting status reports from various sources, including bugs submitted by users on its platform. The outage may be affecting a larger number of users.
Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
The company responded to affected users on Twitter, but it was not clear what caused the outages.
(Reporting by Tiyashi Datta and Nivedita Balu in Bengaluru; Editing in Spanish by Javier López de Lérida)