Apple fixes server problem that caused iCloud sync issues for developers

the latest tech news, global tech news daily, tech news today, startups, usa tech, asia tech, china tech, eu tech, global tech, in-depth electronics reviews, 24h tech news, 24h tech news, top mobile apps, tech news daily, gaming hardware, big tech news, useful technology tips, expert interviews, reporting on the business of technology, venture capital funding, programing language

apparent lack of action, January 26, 2022, they were, sporadic issues, yet to be resolved

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content.

the latest tech news, global tech news daily, tech news today, startups, usa tech, asia tech, china tech, eu tech, global tech, in-depth electronics reviews, 24h tech news, 24h tech news, top mobile apps, tech news daily, gaming hardware, big tech news, useful technology tips, expert interviews, reporting on the business of technology, venture capital funding, programing language

Apple has told multiple developers that it has fixed an underlying server issue that has been causing iCloud syncing issues since at least November.

The problem prevented third-party apps from syncing properly across Apple’s platforms. It has been ongoing for at least a couple of months, leading some developers to criticize Apple’s apparent lack of action

Global Tech News Daily

Becky Hansmeyer, developer of YarnBuddy, on Wednesday tweeted that she received a “very kind and detailed response from Apple” that indicated the company had fixed the syncing issue.

Regarding the recent iCloud sync issue, I received a very kind and detailed response from Apple indicating that the underlying issue causing the 503 errors/sync failures has been fixed! (Please share!)

— Becky Hansmeyer (@bhansmeyer) January 26, 2022

Global Tech News Daily

Hansmeyer wasn’t the only developer who chimed in to say that the issue was fixed. Tweetbot developer Paul Haddad wrote on Jan. 26 that reports of iCloud syncing being broken had basically dropped to zero.

The number of iCloud Sync is broken reports we’ve gotten over the last 2 days has gone down to basically 0.

— Paul Haddad (@tapbot_paul) January 26, 2022

The issue apparently existed in CloudKit, which displayed an HTTP 503 status code indicating that the service was unavailable. An HTTP 503 error indicates that there’s a problem with a server, suggesting that it was on Apple’s side.

Some developers responded by stating that they were still seeing sporadic issues with iCloud. However, it’s possible that those issues may be related to an ongoing iCloud outage that started on Tuesday and still has yet to be resolved as of writing Wednesday.

News Related

OTHER NEWS

Apple TV+ announces 'They Call Me Magic' debuting April 22

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. A ... Read more »

Apple TV+ debuts trailer for 'The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey,' coming March 11

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple ... Read more »

Season two of Apple TV+ docuseries 'Dear...' coming on March 4

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple ... Read more »

Apple TV+ anthology 'Roar' to premiere on April 15

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple ... Read more »

Apple Music cuts free trial period from three months to one month

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. New ... Read more »

"Traición": Captan a repartidor de Domino's Pizza en la competencia; Little Caesars reacciona

Las redes sociales nos han ayudado a conocer muchas historias virales que conmueven, indignan y hasta nos hacen reír. Ejemplo de ello es una reciente publicación viral en la que ... Read more »

Belkin reveals new 12-port Connect Pro Thunderbolt 4 Dock

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. The ... Read more »

Deals: get 1 year of Microsoft 365 Personal or a Luminar AI photo editing software bundle for Mac for $39

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Software ... Read more »

Apple TV+ announces 'Slow Horses' spy drama to stream in April

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple ... Read more »

Apple, Broadcom win new damages trial in $1.1B Caltech patent case

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. A ... Read more »

Creative TiKTok user converts an iBook G3 into iPad case

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. By ... Read more »

Michigan toddler dials 911 on Apple Watch

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. A ... Read more »

Best deals Feb. 4: $70 off Powerbeats Pro, $220 27-inch 2K monitor, $40 400GB microSD card, more!

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Friday’s ... Read more »

iMac Pro, AirPods Pro 2, and hands-on with Universal Control on the AppleInsider podcast

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. On ... Read more »

MacBook Pro, Pro Display XDR will automatically dim when hot

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple ... Read more »

Second class action suit targets Powerbeats Pro battery life, charging issues

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. A ... Read more »

Amazon Prime raising annual subscription to $139

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. The ... Read more »

Apple cuts commission by 3% for Dutch apps using third-party payments

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Following ... Read more »

Victrola Revolution Go review: a portable record player perfect for budding music enthusiasts

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Take ... Read more »

How MLB's CBA proposals could impact the Toronto Blue Jays

It’s been 65 days since MLB’s last collective bargaining agreement expired, 64 days since the league’s management locked out its workforce, and 22 days since baseball’s 30 owners made their ... Read more »

UK woman orders iPhone 13 Pro Max, gets a $1 bottle of hand soap instead

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. A ... Read more »

Microsoft tracking increasingly sophisticated Mac trojan that delivers adware

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Microsoft’s ... Read more »

Apple releases trailer for 'Lincoln's Dilemma,' coming to Apple TV+ on Feb. 18

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple ... Read more »

Glenn Close joins the cast for season 2 of 'Tehran' on Apple TV+, premiering May 6

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple ... Read more »

Lowest price ever: Apple 24-inch iMac dips to $1,149 for a limited time only

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. The ... Read more »

AirTags with disabled anti-stalking speakers briefly surface on eBay, Etsy

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple ... Read more »

Apple's December quarter was its best yet for iPhone sales in India

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s ... Read more »

iPad delivery estimates remained extended as Apple prioritizes iPhone 13

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. New ... Read more »

Senate Judiciary advances bill that would force Apple to allow iOS side-loading

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. The ... Read more »

Putting Face ID unlock with masks to the test in iOS 15.4 & how to set it up

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. In ... Read more »

Best deals Feb. 3: AirPods Pro w/ MagSafe $180, $550 off 55-inch LG OLED, 30% off an Eero router, more!

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Thursday’s ... Read more »

Apple TV+ picks up four Bafta film nominations

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. The ... Read more »

MP summoned strength from Beyonce to leave abusive relationship

A Labour MP has spoken for the first time about being in a controlling relationship, as she said the law must understand “emotional abuse is a very real thing”. Shadow ... Read more »

Judge dismisses proposed iPhone water resistance class action suit

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. A ... Read more »

Second Israeli firm developed & sold exploit to break into iPhones remotely

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. A ... Read more »

Apple opens 'reimagined' new Abu Dhabi retail store

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple ... Read more »

South Korea says Apple's alternative payment plan 'lacks detail'

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. South ... Read more »

Southampton predicted lineup vs Coventry City - FA Cup

Southampton welcome Championship side Coventry City to St Mary’s Stadium for an FA Cup fourth round tie on Saturday afternoon. © Provided by 90min Ralph Hasenhuttl led Southampton to the ... Read more »

World champion Peter Wright insists new format can help him thrive in Premier League

World champion Peter Wright intends to “pull his finger out” and win the Premier League for the first time. The 2022 edition of the weekly tournament kicks-off in Cardiff on ... Read more »

Battle of the super yachts: Jeff Bezos' Y721 versus Steve Jobs' 'Venus'

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. The ... Read more »