The Apple Card skilled an outage on Wednesday that reportedly affected customers’ means 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 right this moment and lasted for just a little over 5 hours, ending at 12:19PM PT.
Apple’s bank card resolution is managed nearly totally by the built-in Pockets app in iOS, the place customers can repay their bank card invoice, see current transactions, and make funds by Apple Pay. Apple mentioned that every one customers have been affected by right this moment’s outage, nevertheless it wasn’t clear if each person skilled the entire attainable points the corporate reported.
My colleague Mitchell Clark was capable of 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 fastened over time, or by no means as widespread as Apple warned.
Apple by no means offered touch upon the precise dimension or scope of the issue, however the standing web page says the problems is resolved, and it’s best to have the ability to use your card like regular.
Replace June 2nd, 2:25PM ET: Added details about Apple Card utilization and up to date the length of the outage.
Replace June 2nd, 4:34PM ET: Added that the outage has ended.