Apple is experiencing a problem with iCloud that would end in slowdowns or render some providers, like Discover My, unavailable.
In keeping with Apple’s system standing webpage, iCloud Account & Signal In, Contacts, and Mail are struggling an unspecified problem. The issue additionally extends to Discover My, the service powering Apple’s crowd-sourced machine location community that underpins its new AirTag tracker.
Different iCloud providers, like Backup, Calendar, and Notes, are functioning as meant.
The undisclosed problem cropped up at about 11 a.m. Pacific, the corporate says. Troubles are ongoing as of this writing.
It’s unclear what precipitated the issue or what number of customers are affected by downtime, although Apple says “some” prospects could also be impacted.
“Some customers are affected. This service could also be gradual or unavailable. Customers could also be experiencing an issue with this service,” Apple says.
Apple has but to touch upon the difficulties and doesn’t provide an estimate as to when the providers will regain performance.
Replace: Apple resolved the difficulty at 4:25 p.m. Pacific.