Netflix Was Down For Almost 12 Hours In The UAE And People Collectively Lost ALL Chill

The problem lasted particularly on network hosted by Etisalat


People in the UAE had to put the brakes on their 'netflix and chill' plans when the streaming service stopped working for about 12 hours on Friday.

The issue, which started at 1 am on Friday morning and was resolved by noon, was a result of a shortage on one of their "content delivery system hosted on Etisalat", according to The National.  

Several frustrated users took to Twitter to report the problem and find means to fix it

People were annoyed

They deemed this as major crisis

And they wanted answers

Netflix tried to placate people

But they had more questions

Fortunately, the issue didn't take much time to get resolved, and peace was FINALLY restored

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Nikita Mukherjee

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