back up after site, app crash

Online retail giant is back online after suffering a crash across its website and mobile app Thursday afternoon.

The outage appears to have begun around 2:25 p.m. ET this afternoon and lasted between 10 and 15 minutes. The site and app appeared to be up and running normally at 3 p.m. ET

Amazon did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

Users from across the U.S. reported the crash.

The site reported a dramatic spike in complaints about the site’s lack of responsiveness during the outage. According to its Outage Map, the crash appears to have been confined to the U.S.

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