iTunes reported to be unavailable

iTunes functionality halted on Tuesday 13th and some users are still experiencing a disruptions to their iTunes usage, as reported by 9to5mac. The Apple System Status Page was recently updated, stating that tracking issues with iCloud, Apple stores and other Apple Service may ongoing for certain users. The message on the Apple System Status Page stated:

“Users are experiencing a problem with the service listed above. We are investigating and will update the status as more information becomes available.”

The disruption to service has yet to be resolved. Issues were experienced by users from the 12th, however the Apple System Status Page was not updated until the 13th. This comes as one of many recent Apple service outages, causing many disgruntled Apple fans.

iTunes Working for Most

The iTunes store is working for the vast majority of users, although certain disruptions have been reported including a non-functional Siri, non-responsive iTunes store and cloud services will not establish a connection for certain users. Even though the update was late it is likely that Apple has been attending to the problem since it originated, as service has been restored in the majority.