Xbox Live Hit by Outage

(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Users trying to access Xbox Live on Saturday were unable to do so as the service was down.

Microsoft acknowledged the problem via its Service Status page. “If you are one of the members being affected by the current issue members are having signing in to Xbox LIVE, we are still doing everything we can to fix the problem. We thank you again for being so patient as we work this out. Keep checking back here every 30 minutes and we will continue to keep you updated with any new information on our progress,” stated the company.

Xbox Live is Microsoft’s online portal for the Xbox 360. Users use it to access apps including Netflix, among other online features.