Netflix Outage Disrupts Chill Sessions Across the U.S.

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A person displays Netflix on a tablet.Elise Amendola / AP file

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By Emmanuelle Saliba, Euronews

Netflix’s video streaming service went down for many U.S. subscribers on Thursday, causing many to turn to Twitter to complain.

The outage was cause by a web content delivery service known as UltraDNS. A problem with one of UltraDNS' servers on the East Coast took down several websites, a company spokeswoman told the New York Times.

The online streaming service was restored Thursday evening after 90 minutes.