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Google Problems: Search, Gmail, Drive, Analytics, YouTube Services Slow or Not Loading for Many on Tuesday

FILE - In this June 5, 2014 file photo, a man walks past a Google sign at the company's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. Google reports quarterly financial results after the market closes Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
FILE - In this June 5, 2014 file photo, a man walks past a Google sign at the company's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. Google reports quarterly financial results after the market closes Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

A number of people were having issues with Google’s search and Drive functions on Tuesday afternoon. Gmail was also apparently affected. On Twitter, some said...




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