The Apple Card skilled an outage on Wednesday that reportedly affected customers’ potential to make funds, handle their playing cards, and see current transactions, based on Apple’s standing web page. Interruption in service seems to have began at 6:17AM PT as we speak and lasted for just a little over 5 hours, ending at 12:19PM PT.
Apple’s bank card answer is managed nearly completely by way of the built-in Pockets app in iOS, the place customers can repay their bank card invoice, see current transactions, and make funds by way of Apple Pay. Apple mentioned that each one customers have been affected by as we speak’s outage, nevertheless it wasn’t clear if each person skilled the entire attainable points the corporate reported.
My colleague Mitchell Clark was in a position to repay a portion of their invoice and see the transaction present up within the Pockets app in the course of the outage, so it’s attainable the problems have been slowly mounted over time, or by no means as widespread as Apple warned.
Apple by no means offered touch upon the precise measurement or scope of the issue, however the standing web page says the problems is resolved, and it’s best to be capable to use your card like regular.