80657117 story GitHub Service Outage (github.com) 117 Posted by whipslash on Wednesday January 27, 2016 @10:13PM from the technical-difficulties dept. New submitter thebigjeff writes: Beginning at around 7:30pm EST on 1/27/2016, GitHub's core services have been offline. Most repositories and other functionality is inaccessible. The status page is calling it a "significant network disruption." More from The Register: GitHub falls offline, devs worldwide declare today a snow day.