Google Calendar is down, consider all your meetings screwed [Updated]

Google Calendar is down, consider all your meetings screwed [Updated]

Today is November 4. According to the fake holiday gods, it’s also National Stress Awareness Day, for which Google is either taking part or playing a cruel practical joke on because Google Calendar is down.

I'll take "We're fucked" for $400, Alex.
I’ll take “We’re fucked” for $400, Alex.

The down time started around 11 AM ET due to “server errors.” Users who visit Google Calendar will be met with about a handful of ways to say “Yep, your meeting is screwed” in various languages.

Ever been to a tech festival?

TNW Conference won best European Event 2016 for our festival vibe. See what's in store for 2017.

If you do manage to access your calendar, however, you’ll likely be met with an empty one – which is simultaneously relieving and frightening.

google calendar blank

The good thing is a better part of the US is enjoying unseasonably warm weather, so let’s take a moment to go for a walk, and check here for incoming status updates.

Update 12:25 PM ET: A little more than an hour after the disruption, Google has updated its status to say service is being intermittently restored. So if you booked a meeting after lunch, you’re not off the hook just yet!

Read next: How to integrate the cloud into your business

Here's some more distraction