Zune Services Offline Now, Microsoft Working On It

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Zune Services such as Zune Marketplace for Windows Phone 7, Music streaming services on Windows Phone 7, Zune.net ,etc are experiencing outage as of now.Don’t panic, Microsoft is aware of the issue and working on the problem to bring Zune services back to normal. Microsoft’s response,

Status: You might be unable to browse, stream, download, or buy things at the Zune marketplace or on Zune.net. We’re working on the problem. Sorry for the inconvenience, and thanks for your patience. Sat 1/15/2011 5:28 AM Pacific Time

Its a bad time for Microsoft because just yesterday Google challenged Microsoft on total uptime of Online services such as Exchange. Is Microsoft bad at maintaining their Online services?

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