Experiencing issues with iMessage and/or FaceTime? Don’t worry, you aren’t alone. Apple posted a brief acknowledgment notice regarding an issue that impacted several of the services on their official iCloud system status page.
Users first reported issues around 3:00pm Pacific time, and although Apple claims the problem has been addressed and corrected, there are still a handful of customers who are reportedly affected.
Regardless of whether Apple has completely fixed and secured their services, we estimate that all iOS devices will regain full functionality in a matter of hours, if not sooner. Stay tuned for additional coverage on Apple, iMessage and FaceTime.