App Store Goes Down for Many Users Worldwide

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Some users who tried to download apps from Apple’s App Store Thursday found themselves unable to do so. Although users can still browse for apps, clicking on “download” or “update” buttons yields the message, “Cannot connect to iTunes Store.” It appears to be a global issue; Harry Hirsch in Germany said he was experiencing issues, as were colleagues at both Mashable‘s New York and San Francisco offices. Rene Ritchie in Montreal said he was unaffected, however. Read the full story at Mashable.

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Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is Fox 5 New York's On-air Tech Expert (WNYW-TV) and the host of Fox Television's monthly show Shelly Palmer Digital Living. He also hosts United Stations Radio Network's, Shelly Palmer Digital Living Daily, a daily syndicated radio report that features insightful commentary and a unique insiders take on the biggest stories in technology, media, and entertainment. He is Managing Director of Advanced Media Ventures Group, LLC an industry-leading advisory and business development firm and a member of the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (the organization that bestows the coveted Emmy® Awards).