UPDATE: Google wrote at 1:46 p.m. on its Apps Status Dashboard that the glitch has been fixed. It has changed Gmail’s status from “service disruption” to “no issues.”
Gmail down for some users briefly Tuesday afternoon
For anyone who relies on Google’s Gmail to conduct their work correspondence, it may be a good time to take a lunch break. Some users are experiencing problems accessing their e-mail on the popular service.
Via its Twitter feed, Gmail said, “Thanks everyone for the reports of 500 errors, we’re working on it.”
Later, at 1:31 p.m., the Gmail team followed the acknowledgment of the outage by telling users, “#Gmail should be back for some of you already, and will be back for everyone soon. Thanks for your patience.”
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