Apple’s iCloud is experiencing technical issues with a few of its providers (AAPL)

Apple's iCloud service is experiencing a difficulty that is stopping some customers from accessing providers like iCloud Drive and Discover My iPhone. The outage comes simply after Fb suffered considered one of its worst technical outages on Wednesday.  Apple's iCloud service seemed to be struggling outages affecting a number of merchandise on Thursday, the most recent tech firm to endure a high-profile outage this week. Apple's iCloud standing internet web page says there are "points" with a number of merchandise and notes that customers could not be capable of entry these providers. The issue is affecting Discover My iPhone, Discover My Pals, iCloud Contacts, iCloud Drive, iCloud Mail, iCloud Notes, and iCloud Keychain amongst different Apple providers. Apple's web site signifies these points started at 11 a.m., lining up with the web site DownDetector.com which additionally confirmed a spike in drawback experiences for iCloud round that point. Enterprise Insider has reached out to Apple for extra particulars in regards to the problem and can replace this publish accordingly.  The outage comes a day after Fb suffered considered one of its worst technical outages within the firm's historical past. Fb attributed the outage, which left its core social networking platform and its Instagram app unavailable to many customers on Wednesday, to a server configuration change. Earlier this week, Google's Gmail suffered technical issues. It is also not the one time Apple's iCloud providers have skilled points in latest months. Customers had hassle accessing iCloud providers this previous October and once more in January. In each situations, the outage seems to have lasted for roughly two hours.  SEE ALSO: Fb and Instagram are lastly recovering from one of many worst outages of their historical past Be part of the dialog about this story » NOW WATCH: Why the US will not let China's greatest smartphone maker enter the US market