Resource sites Reddit, GitHub, Twitch, Spotify, The Guardian, The New York Times, BBC stopped opening for some time on June 8, 2021.
The problem was related to a malfunction of the Fastly CDN provider, which provides the above resources.
Fastly reported the issue at 09:58 UTC.
“Investigating – We’re currently investigating potential impact to performance with our CDN services,” the message says.
At 10:57 UTC, Fastly made the fix.
“Monitoring – The issue has been identified and a fix has been applied. Customers may experience increased origin load as global services return, ”the message says.