Google Maps down, sparking mass disorientation

The Google Maps server has gone offline in some elements of the world, and customers are discovering themselves totally disoriented – or not discovering themselves in any respect. Instead, they’re reportedly proven “no results found” error messages.

The app has been reported down within the US, Brazil, Peru, Mexico, Japan, the Netherlands, New Zealand and Australia, with each coasts of the US apparently hit the worst. Both the Chrome and Android variations of the app will not be purposeful, in accordance with the studies.

Over 1,000 individuals reported the issue to web site Outage Report inside a 20-minute interval, with some reporting it had been mounted and others nonetheless apparently stranded in GPS-less limbo.

Twitter was filled with panicked customers questioning in the event that they have been alone on this nightmare, whereas others tried to make one of the best of the state of affairs: “Google Maps took me in an surprising journey to the previous, I cherished it,” one individual tweeted.