A popular Google search engine crashed.
The unsatisfactory operation of the system could be observed from 17:30 to 00:30 on August 11-12, Moscow time.
In particular, users could not go through the authorization system or difficulties arose with search queries.
Malfunctions arose among residents of Latin America, the USA and Russia. Also affected and European countries – the Netherlands, France, Belgium, the UK.
No official comments have been received. The failure itself became known thanks to the Downdetector portal, which monitors the performance of the most popular sites on the network. Technical failures are far from rare in our time – not so long ago, "crashed" during an online movie theater broadcast, which caused a flurry of discontent among its users.