“Some customers may have temporarily experienced issues while shopping, however it has now been resolved,” Amazon said in a statement to The Verge.
It’s exceedingly rare for Amazon’s main e-commerce site to have an outage that was as extensive as today’s, but it’s not unprecedented for Amazon’s internet services to go down. In 2017, Amazon’s widely used cloud computing division, AWS,
It’s unclear exactly how widespread the outage was or how much it may have affected Amazon’s other products and services, but some users did report problems with
Update, May 28th, 4:18PM ET: Added statement from Amazon.