The social network admits the hour-long problem was caused by its own engineers.
Sony is trying to make it up to gamers after an attack knocked the gaming network offline for several days over the holidays.
The state's ruling body points the finger at Washington for continued Internet disruptions amid its dispute with the US over the Sony hack -- and hurls insults.
The controversial tech entrepreneur offers hackers vouchers for his own Mega service in exchange for restoring services. It appears to have worked.
A glitch takes Gmail, Google Drive and a host of other services offline for many users late Tuesday and early Wednesday.
A customer service representative tells CNET the company's servers have been down since about 10 a.m. PT and may not be back up for several hours.
The cable giant's services went down in a number of areas across the US, but by midmorning Wednesday all seemed to be back to normal.
Disruption in nearly every geographical zone is preventing customers from viewing some content on Netflix.
Users report experiencing several-hour blackouts on the social network after sectarian riots left two people dead and 14 injured. Facebook says it can't find any technical issues on its end.
"Something went wrong," a message on the social network told would-be visitors. "We resolved the issue quickly," the company says.