Netflix Engineers Rescue Luke Cage After Service Falters - NBC 7 San Diego

Netflix Engineers Rescue Luke Cage After Service Falters

The streaming service was down for more than 2 hours Saturday

    Winter Olympics PyeongChang 2018 Medal Count
    Country
    Total
    1
    Norway
    14141139
    2
    Germany
    1410731
    3
    Canada
    1181029
    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    The 21 Most Exciting Flavors at Taste Washington
    Jamie McCarthy, Getty Images
    Mike Colter attends the "Luke Cage" New York Premiere at AMC Magic Johnson Harlem on Sept. 28, 2016 in New York City.

    Superhero Luke Cage can thank Netflix's engineers for coming to his rescue.

    The streaming service was down for more than two hours Saturday, one day after the debut of a live-action series with the Marvel Comics hero.

    In a Twitter message posted at about 3:30 p.m. EDT Saturday, Netflix acknowledged it was aware of streaming issues and was working quickly to solve them.

    Netflix users had begun complaining on Twitter that the site was down about a half-hour earlier.

    What You Need to Know About Soju

    [NATL] What You Need to Know About Soju
    Soju is the most popular alcoholic beverage in South Korea. Here’s what you need to know about drinking it.
    (Published Friday, Feb. 23, 2018)

    Shortly before 6 p.m. EDT, Netflix tweeted that not all superheroes wear capes, adding, "Engineers to the rescue. We're back."

    Netflix did not immediately respond to an email request for details on the problem, including how widespread it was or its cause.