No Chill: Netflix Goes Down For Many Users

Netflix went down around 7:30 p.m. EST on Tuesday. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Updated | Netflix went down on Tuesday evening around 7:30 p.m. EST, leaving millions of users in the dark with no video streaming platform to chill upon.

Netflix's tech issues Twitter account (@Netflixhelps) tweeted the website was facing "streaming issues on some devices." It is unclear what was the root of the glitch and when it might come back up.

Hi all - we are aware of streaming issues on some devices & we are working quickly to solve them. We will update you when they are resolved.

— Netflix CS (@Netflixhelps) November 11, 2015

In the meantime, Twitter wailed and gnashed its teeth—as it does every time something like this happens.

We will update the story when Netflix fixes its issues.


— BuzzFeed (@BuzzFeed) November 11, 2015

#Netflix down, netflix down! The universe is conspiring to make me watch the #GOPDebate. The universe hates me.

— 〈 Matteo | Cavalleri 〉 (@physicsteo) November 11, 2015

Netflix is down. Netflix's main color is red. Red is a Xmas color. Netflix has Xmas movies. This is obvioulsy part of the War on Christmas.

— Mind Of Abram (@MindOfAbram) November 11, 2015

At around 8:30 EST, Netflix came back online.

The streaming issues we reported earlier have now been resolved. Thank you for your patience, and as always, happy streaming!

— Netflix CS (@Netflixhelps) November 11, 2015