Gmail Goes Down, Chrome Crashes for Many Users

Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 12:14 PM ET
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Google's Gmail briefly went down Monday and its Chrome web browser repeatedly crashed, users reported.

Google's status page also confirmed that there was a "service disruption" for Gmail.

Twitter users sent tweets about not being able to access their Gmail account and about continuous Chrome crashes. The hashtag "Gmail" also was a top trending term on Twitter around midday Eastern time.

Google did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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