A number of Hulu subscribers have problems with broadcasts via the streaming service, with user reports largely stating that there is a problem with application crashes for iOS, iPadOS and tvOS versions.
Reports of problems with Hulu’s service began Tuesday morning around 4:30 a.m. EST. One on Reddit’s r / Hulu forum highlighted a sudden spike in app issues, an incident that has also been recorded by DownDetector and appears to have grown over the hours.
So far, reports indicate that most of the downtime occurs for those who use Apple devices, including iPhones, iPads and Apple TV. Complaints include cases where the application hangs when opened, as well as problems during distribution when the application is operating normally.
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Not all complaints are related to the Apple ecosystem, with fewer incidents on other platforms.
According to Engadget, a user contacted Hulu support teams regarding the issues and was informed that an application update is underway to resolve the issue. While it is not clear what the problem is, the claim suggests that the error involves changes to Hulu’s servers, which should have been made at the same time as the release of an update to the Hulu server. ‘application.
It is also plausible that Hulu can fix the crashes by restoring any server-side changes to an earlier state, and then restoring the changes after the iOS and tvOS apps are released.
Appleiphonestop has contacted Hulu about the issues and will update it if answered.